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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 55 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.08% 0.59% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.83% 2.65% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 14
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -5.54%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
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
183 113 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.28% 22.38% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 136 103 133
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014. 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 +1 5 £22,500 +7.14%
Gateshead -10 1 £24,000 -4.00%
Windows XP
North East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) MS Office
5 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
6 6 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (40.00%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (40.00%) Line 50
6 6 (40.00%) CRM
6 6 (40.00%) SAP
6 6 (40.00%) Pegasus
6 6 (40.00%) Sage
7 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
7 4 (26.67%) Retail
7 4 (26.67%) MCDST
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (26.67%) ZENworks
7 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
7 4 (26.67%) Apple
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (26.67%) SLA
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics GP
1 6 (40.00%) Line 50
2 2 (13.33%) Sage MMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Accountant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (26.67%) MCDST
2 2 (13.33%) AAT
2 2 (13.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) ZENworks
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Pegasus
2 6 (40.00%) Sage
3 4 (26.67%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) VMware