The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 91 90 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 5 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 0.79% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 2.66% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Average salary £22,500 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £25,750 £20,280
10% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £35,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
239 338 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.96% 29.83% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 143 185 191
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Glasgow

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) MS Office
3 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 14 (51.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
7 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) WorkSite
10 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
11 7 (25.93%) CRM
11 7 (25.93%) Content Management
12 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
12 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
12 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
12 6 (22.22%) Legal
13 5 (18.52%) Law
13 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (18.52%) Degree
13 5 (18.52%) VMware
13 5 (18.52%) SAN
14 4 (14.81%) Firewall
14 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
14 4 (14.81%) Cisco IPT
14 4 (14.81%) MCSA
14 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
14 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (33.33%) WorkSite
2 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) Lync
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (92.59%) MS Office
2 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 14 (51.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (3.70%) ADSL
3 1 (3.70%) PBX
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Legal
2 5 (18.52%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 15 (55.56%) Service Analyst
2 15 (55.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Phone
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) CRM
2 7 (25.93%) Content Management
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Validation
4 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITSM
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Lotus
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