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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 87 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 16 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.32% 0.93% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.19% 3.46% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 14
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -47.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
308 376 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.33% 26.95% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 165 202 193
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
2 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
3 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (44.12%) MS Office
6 13 (38.24%) Windows 8
7 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (29.41%) SCCM
8 9 (26.47%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
9 8 (23.53%) Android
10 7 (20.59%) Mac OS
10 7 (20.59%) WorkSite
10 7 (20.59%) Content Management
11 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
11 6 (17.65%) Cisco
11 6 (17.65%) DHCP
11 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.65%) Banking
11 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (14.71%) Mitel
12 5 (14.71%) Altiris
12 5 (14.71%) Publishing
12 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
12 5 (14.71%) VPN
12 5 (14.71%) Avaya
12 5 (14.71%) SLA

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) WorkSite
3 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
2 15 (44.12%) MS Office
3 9 (26.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) DHCP
2 5 (14.71%) VPN
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (11.76%) ADSL
3 4 (11.76%) Broadband
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) 3G
4 2 (5.88%) ICMP
4 2 (5.88%) HTTP
4 2 (5.88%) SNMP
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Wireless
4 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.88%) DLNA
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (11.76%) Sybase ASE
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Mocha
1 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) IT Support
3 4 (11.76%) DBA
3 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Automated Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) XML
1 4 (11.76%) CGI
2 2 (5.88%) REST
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (38.24%) Windows 8
5 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (23.53%) Android
7 7 (20.59%) Mac OS
8 4 (11.76%) Windows NT
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.88%) Linux
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Content Management
2 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
2 4 (11.76%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) CRM
2 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
2 4 (11.76%) Validation
2 4 (11.76%) Web Development
2 4 (11.76%) Release Management
3 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.88%) BDD
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
1 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) VBA
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) Tcl
3 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MOS
2 2 (5.88%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) HNC
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) XenApp
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (8.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (5.88%) Iperf
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) Avaya
3 5 (14.71%) Mitel
3 5 (14.71%) Altiris
4 4 (11.76%) Sybase
5 3 (8.82%) McAfee
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.88%) Sun
7 1 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) Apple