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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 12 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 2.70% 4.62% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.92%
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 Fife region.

Operating Systems Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 32.43% 27.69% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 8
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £37,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,400 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft