The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 84 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.53% 0.50% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 2.06% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £38,750 £31,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.04% +15.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £18,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +1.96%  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 102 194 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 17.96% 24.07% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 95 175 162
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Windows XP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in the North East

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Windows XP in the North East

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows XP in the North East

Windows XP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 2 £50,000 -
Tyne and Wear +14 1 £27,500 -13.38%
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) DHCP
4 8 (72.73%) DNS
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) WLAN
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) SLA
7 1 (9.09%) IPv4
7 1 (9.09%) CCNP
7 1 (9.09%) CCNA
7 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
7 1 (9.09%) Google
7 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) SCCM
7 1 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DHCP
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL V2
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Time Management
1 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) cPanel
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Ruckus Wireless