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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 78 89 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 22 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.66% 0.90% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.06% 3.83% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 12
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £23,950 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
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
363 261 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.42% 23.62% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 193 141 177
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (96.77%) MS Office
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
5 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
6 14 (45.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
7 13 (41.94%) ITIL
8 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (38.71%) WorkSite
9 10 (32.26%) Content Management
10 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
10 8 (25.81%) CRM
10 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
11 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
11 7 (22.58%) Legal
12 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
13 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (16.13%) Degree
13 5 (16.13%) Law
13 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (16.13%) SAN
13 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
13 5 (16.13%) IIS
14 4 (12.90%) SQL
14 4 (12.90%) MCSA
14 4 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (12.90%) Cisco
14 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
14 4 (12.90%) VMware

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (38.71%) WorkSite
2 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.13%) IIS
4 4 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (12.90%) Lync
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (96.77%) MS Office
2 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
3 14 (45.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (9.68%) ADSL
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) Broadband
4 2 (6.45%) 3G
5 1 (3.23%) PBX
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Legal
2 5 (16.13%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Service Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Validation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) IT Support
8 1 (3.23%) Senior IT Support
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Phone
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Content Management
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
3 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Validation
4 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) MOS
4 1 (3.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.90%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Intel
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix