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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 90 83 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.084% 0.99% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.39% 4.14% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 11
Median salary £19,000 £26,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% -19.23%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.92%
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
254 338 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.27% 23.97% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 143 203 205
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft