The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 9 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 7.69% 4.55% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 14.29% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £29,750 £25,250 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.82% +32.89%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £26,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -4.58%
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 Fife region.

Operating Systems Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 38.46% 31.82% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 17
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Fife

Windows XP
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Fife region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +1 1 £32,500 +28.71%
Windows XP
Scotland

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) HND
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) HND
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
Fife
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago