The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 89 88 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 1.57% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.10% 7.88% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 16
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £19,350 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £32,500 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -5.66%
Windows XP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
317 330 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.02% 19.89% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 207 206 174
Average salary £36,439 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.82% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
4 13 (37.14%) MS Office
5 12 (34.29%) Banking
6 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
7 10 (28.57%) Clustering
7 10 (28.57%) Client/Server
7 10 (28.57%) Citrix
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 10 (28.57%) DHCP
7 10 (28.57%) DNS
7 10 (28.57%) Retail
7 10 (28.57%) Lync
7 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 10 (28.57%) Coaching
8 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.86%) Blackberry
9 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
10 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 5 (14.29%) IBM Notes
11 5 (14.29%) Mainframe
11 5 (14.29%) Lotus
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) VMware
11 5 (14.29%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) Lync
3 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (14.29%) IBM Notes
6 3 (8.57%) IIS
6 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.86%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
1 10 (28.57%) DHCP
2 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) DB2
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 12 (34.29%) Banking
2 10 (28.57%) Retail
3 5 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) German Language
5 1 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) IT Support
3 5 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Trainee
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) jQuery
1 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 10 (28.57%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) Blackberry
3 5 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.71%) iPhone
4 2 (5.71%) Kindle
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
5 1 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Phone
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
2 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 10 (28.57%) Coaching
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) DNA
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) System Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) HND
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) MCSA
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCDST
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) XenApp
3 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.57%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
1 3 (8.57%) SCOM
1 3 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 10 (28.57%) Citrix
2 5 (14.29%) Lotus
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Symantec
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) Reuters
5 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter
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Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Excellent training
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