The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 53 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.24% 0.36% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.94% 1.59% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £26,000 £23,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £23,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £23,000 £24,900
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
Windows XP
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
127 63 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.59% 22.66% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 100 57 85
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +3.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) vSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Field Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support
4 3 (23.08%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) PC Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) ZENworks
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp