The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 68 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.84% 0.45% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.48% 1.86% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 19
Average salary £23,250 £32,500 £25,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.46% +28.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 £23,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 161 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.07% 23.96% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 163 145 226
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows XP
England

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 29 July 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 +1 6 £24,000 +14.28% 2
Durham +6 1 £17,000 -47.69% 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows 7
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) MS Office
5 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (33.33%) SAP
7 6 (33.33%) CRM
7 6 (33.33%) Pegasus
7 6 (33.33%) Sage
7 6 (33.33%) Line 50
8 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 3 (16.67%) Altiris
10 3 (16.67%) ERP
10 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
11 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
11 2 (11.11%) Sun
11 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
11 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (11.11%) Lotus
11 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
11 2 (11.11%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
1 6 (33.33%) Line 50
2 2 (11.11%) Sage MMS
3 1 (5.56%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
1 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.11%) CIMA
1 2 (11.11%) MCDST
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) ZENworks
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SAP
2 6 (33.33%) Pegasus
2 6 (33.33%) Sage
3 3 (16.67%) Altiris
4 2 (11.11%) Northgate
4 2 (11.11%) Lotus
4 2 (11.11%) Apple
4 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago