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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 76 93 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 19 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.67% 0.90% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.63% 2.86% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Average salary £27,500 £25,875 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.28% -5.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £20,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £38,450 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,125 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -3.84%
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
249 419 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.92% 31.57% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 159 263 136
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £29,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £50,000 £67,500
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 4 March 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
5 8 (33.33%) Banking
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (33.33%) MS Office
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
6 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 6 (25.00%) Sybase
7 6 (25.00%) Windows NT
7 6 (25.00%) XML
7 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (25.00%) VBScript
7 6 (25.00%) CGI
7 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (25.00%) Validation
7 6 (25.00%) Replication
7 6 (25.00%) Clustering
7 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) WorkSite
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Lync
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (25.00%) Sybase ASE
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Publishing
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) DBA
4 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) XML
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Replication
1 6 (25.00%) Clustering
1 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
5 6 (25.00%) Windows NT
6 5 (20.83%) Android
6 5 (20.83%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (25.00%) Validation
1 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
1 6 (25.00%) Release Management
1 6 (25.00%) Web Development
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) Sybase
4 5 (20.83%) Altiris
4 5 (20.83%) Mitel
4 5 (20.83%) Avaya
5 3 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago