The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 67 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.20% 0.94% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.04% 3.08% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £17,000 £22,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Windows XP
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
96 195 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.59% 30.56% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 83 147 116
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,750 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows XP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 1 £17,000 -15.00%
Windows XP
North East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (57.14%) WatchGuard
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) POP3
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) WatchGuard
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) BT