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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 62 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.81% 1.37% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 4.67% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% +9.30%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
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
112 150 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.63% 29.30% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 89 134 132
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
5 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (55.56%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
6 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) PC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp