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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 79 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 22 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.65% 2.02% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 8.53% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 5
Average salary £26,500 £31,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.87% +53.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
319 340 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.90% 23.63% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 188 234 168
Average salary £36,878 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.32% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £51,000
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 3 March 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 27 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 19 (45.24%) Service Delivery
4 19 (45.24%) Banking
5 18 (42.86%) Retail
5 18 (42.86%) Clustering
5 18 (42.86%) DHCP
5 18 (42.86%) DNS
5 18 (42.86%) Client/Server
6 16 (38.10%) MS Office
7 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 15 (35.71%) Coaching
8 13 (30.95%) Lync
8 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (21.43%) Citrix
10 9 (21.43%) Blackberry
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.67%) VMware
11 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 6 (14.29%) Windows Phone
12 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (14.29%) IP Telephony
12 6 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (14.29%) ITIL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.95%) Lync
3 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 6 (14.29%) IIS
5 5 (11.90%) IBM Notes
6 3 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.38%) WorkSite
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) MS Office
2 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) DHCP
1 18 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) DB2
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 19 (45.24%) Banking
2 18 (42.86%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Desktop Technician
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Trainee
6 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.38%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Client/Server
1 18 (42.86%) Clustering
2 9 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) Kindle
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Phone
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Service Delivery
2 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 15 (35.71%) Coaching
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.76%) ITSM
6 1 (2.38%) Practice Management
6 1 (2.38%) Document Management
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) HND
2 2 (4.76%) MCSA
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) VCP4
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.52%) XenApp
4 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
1 3 (7.14%) SCOM
1 3 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Citrix
3 7 (16.67%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (11.90%) Lotus
6 3 (7.14%) Symantec
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
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