The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 125 130 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 33 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 1.19% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.74% 4.98% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 35
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,200 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Windows XP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
696 944 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.19% 23.95% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 410 610 466
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Scotland

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Scotland

Windows XP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Windows XP Salary Histogram in Scotland

Windows XP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +23 22 £27,500 +13.40% 2
Edinburgh +1 9 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Stirling - 1 £19,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £15,500 -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (59.46%) Active Directory
3 36 (48.65%) MS Excel
3 36 (48.65%) Windows 7
4 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 26 (35.14%) MS Exchange
6 23 (31.08%) MS Office
7 22 (29.73%) Banking
8 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (25.68%) DNS
11 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
11 16 (21.62%) Clustering
12 14 (18.92%) Blackberry
12 14 (18.92%) SLA
12 14 (18.92%) Windows 8
13 13 (17.57%) DHCP
13 13 (17.57%) Retail
14 12 (16.22%) VMware
15 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
15 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
16 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
16 10 (13.51%) Coaching
16 10 (13.51%) Client/Server
16 10 (13.51%) Citrix
16 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
17 9 (12.16%) Cisco
17 9 (12.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (10.81%) Lync

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (10.81%) Lync
4 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.41%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.41%) WorkSite
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 23 (31.08%) MS Office
3 8 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.35%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) DNS
2 13 (17.57%) DHCP
3 7 (9.46%) VoIP
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (5.41%) Firewall
6 2 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (2.70%) VPN
6 2 (2.70%) SAN
7 1 (1.35%) 3G
7 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.35%) WAN
7 1 (1.35%) ADSL
7 1 (1.35%) Broadband
7 1 (1.35%) LAN
7 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (8.11%) Sybase ASE
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) DB2
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 22 (29.73%) Banking
2 13 (17.57%) Retail
3 6 (8.11%) Finance
4 5 (6.76%) Publishing
5 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.70%) German Language
7 1 (1.35%) Law
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) IT Support
4 11 (14.86%) Support Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) DBA
6 6 (8.11%) Customer Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Customer Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Desktop Technician
8 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.41%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (5.41%) Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) HTML
2 6 (8.11%) XML
2 6 (8.11%) CGI
3 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.70%) WPF
3 2 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) jQuery
4 1 (1.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Clustering
2 14 (18.92%) Blackberry
3 10 (13.51%) Client/Server
4 7 (9.46%) Replication
5 4 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.41%) iPhone
6 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.70%) Kindle
8 1 (1.35%) Social Media
8 1 (1.35%) iPad
8 1 (1.35%) AS400
8 1 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.65%) Windows 7
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (18.92%) Windows 8
6 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.81%) Android
8 6 (8.11%) Windows NT
9 5 (6.76%) Mac OS
10 3 (4.05%) Linux
11 2 (2.70%) UNIX
11 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.35%) Solaris
12 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
2 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
2 10 (13.51%) Coaching
3 6 (8.11%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (8.11%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (8.11%) Validation
3 6 (8.11%) ITIL
3 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
3 6 (8.11%) Web Development
3 6 (8.11%) Release Management
3 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (5.41%) Content Management
5 3 (4.05%) Migration
5 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.05%) ITSM
5 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.70%) CRM
6 2 (2.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
2 6 (8.11%) VBScript
3 2 (2.70%) VBA
3 2 (2.70%) VC++
3 2 (2.70%) PHP
3 2 (2.70%) C#
3 2 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 3 (4.05%) HND
3 3 (4.05%) MCSE
3 3 (4.05%) MCSA
4 2 (2.70%) MCP
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.70%) MOS
5 1 (1.35%) MCDST
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.92%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) XenApp
3 5 (6.76%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) SCOM
2 3 (4.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) VMware
3 10 (13.51%) Citrix
4 9 (12.16%) Cisco
5 6 (8.11%) Sybase
6 5 (6.76%) Avaya
6 5 (6.76%) Mitel
6 5 (6.76%) Altiris
7 4 (5.41%) Lotus
8 3 (4.05%) Symantec
9 2 (2.70%) Sun
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle
10 1 (1.35%) Adobe
10 1 (1.35%) CommVault
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.35%) Apple
10 1 (1.35%) Reuters
10 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.35%) Twitter
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