The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Aberdeenshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 4 9
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire - 12.50% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
Operating Systems Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 9.68% 50.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £41,250 £21,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.86% -14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Scotland

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows XP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Laserfiche
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CRM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Laserfiche