The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 59 66
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.55% 1.61% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.19% 7.34% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Median salary £23,000 £19,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -27.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 113 109 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.94% 21.89% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 104 91 114
Median salary £30,000 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +8.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Windows XP 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 7 £23,000 +17.94%
Windows XP
North East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) MS Office
4 15 (71.43%) DHCP
4 15 (71.43%) DNS
4 15 (71.43%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) SLA
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) iPhone
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
8 3 (14.29%) Service Management
8 3 (14.29%) Dell
8 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
9 2 (9.52%) MCSA
9 2 (9.52%) AIX
9 2 (9.52%) MCP
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 2 (9.52%) Unix
9 2 (9.52%) Fidessa
9 2 (9.52%) HP
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (9.52%) Reuters

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) DHCP
1 15 (71.43%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) IPv4
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Incident and Problem Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) PC Support
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 3 (14.29%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Tandem
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 2 (9.52%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Data Management
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) ITSM
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) MCDST
1 2 (9.52%) MCITP
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
4 2 (9.52%) Fidessa
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Reuters
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau