The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 51 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 8 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.69% 0.92% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.93% 3.47% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 15
Average salary £23,250 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £18,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,900 £26,900
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
135 144 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.60% 26.62% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 121 132 63
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Tyne and Wear

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SAP
4 4 (50.00%) Pegasus
4 4 (50.00%) Sage
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (50.00%) Line 50
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Sun
6 2 (25.00%) ERP
6 2 (25.00%) Sage MMS
7 1 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) CCTV
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (12.50%) AAT
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (50.00%) Line 50
2 2 (25.00%) Sage MMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) AAT
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Pegasus
2 4 (50.00%) Sage
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago