The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 6.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 32 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 60.00% 72.73% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
Scotland

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Windows XP
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in the Highlands

Windows XP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 9 (100.00%) MSI
1 9 (100.00%) Advertising
1 9 (100.00%) Publishing
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 9 (100.00%) WSUS
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MSI
General
1 9 (100.00%) Advertising
1 9 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 9 (100.00%) WSUS
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft