The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.39% 0.89% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.62% 3.85% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £19,000 £24,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.64% +5.43%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Windows XP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 156 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.20% 23.18% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 87 126 95
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows XP across the North East region.

Windows XP Salary Trend in the North East

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in the North East

Windows XP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +10 8 £19,000 -21.64% 2
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) ITSM
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Dell
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
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