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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 66 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 11 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.34% 0.30% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.60% 1.17% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 16
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
239 171 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.04% 25.91% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 168 159 188
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 30 September 2014. 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 0 7 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Durham - 4 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) MS Office
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (38.10%) Retail
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) HP
8 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
8 5 (23.81%) SLA
8 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
9 4 (19.05%) VocaLink
9 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (19.05%) Coaching
9 4 (19.05%) Tandem
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
9 4 (19.05%) BASE24
9 4 (19.05%) ISO 8583
9 4 (19.05%) MCDST
9 4 (19.05%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (19.05%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (19.05%) Line 50

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (19.05%) Line 50
1 4 (19.05%) BASE24
2 1 (4.76%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) ATM
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
General
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Service Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) EMV
2 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 4 (19.05%) Tandem
2 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
2 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Coaching
3 2 (9.52%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PL/1
2 4 (19.05%) JCL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) COBOL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (19.05%) MCDST
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) AAT
2 2 (9.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 4 (19.05%) ISO 8583
2 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) ZENworks
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) NCR
3 4 (19.05%) Pegasus
3 4 (19.05%) Sage
3 4 (19.05%) Apple
3 4 (19.05%) VocaLink
4 3 (14.29%) Altiris
5 2 (9.52%) Northgate
5 2 (9.52%) JD Edwards
5 2 (9.52%) Lotus
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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