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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 64 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 6 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.12% 1.29% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 4.49% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,500 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,700 £25,600
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -7.27%
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
128 178 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.97% 28.66% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 110 166 132
Average salary £27,500 £31,750 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% -4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram 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 28 May 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 +5 5 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 -
Windows XP
North East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) WatchGuard
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
7 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) DNS
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) POP3
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) PC Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) BT
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Meraki
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago