The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.34% 0.61% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.06% 3.33% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £18,000 £18,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -46.37%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Windows XP
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 28.97% 18.18% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 29 22
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Newport

Windows XP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft