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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 148 113 106
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 13 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 1.54% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 6.47% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 46
Average salary £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
725 726 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.31% 23.80% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 429 427 579
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,970
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -17 4 £26,750 +9.18% 3
Fife +4 3 £37,500 +66.66%
Inverclyde - 3 £24,000 -
Edinburgh -16 1 - - 2
Falkirk - 1 £18,750 -
West Lothian - 1 £22,500 -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) MS Office
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
10 5 (19.23%) LAN
10 5 (19.23%) WAN
10 5 (19.23%) Citrix
11 4 (15.38%) Service Management
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
11 4 (15.38%) DHCP
11 4 (15.38%) SLA
11 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
12 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
12 3 (11.54%) REST
12 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
12 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
12 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (11.54%) DNS
12 3 (11.54%) MS Excel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) DLNA
5 1 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (3.85%) ICMP
5 1 (3.85%) SNMP
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.85%) Mocha
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Service Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Support Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) IT Support
5 5 (19.23%) IT Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
6 4 (15.38%) IT Support Manager
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior IT Manager
6 4 (15.38%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (15.38%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Manager
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Support Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) REST
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) WCF
2 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) AS400
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Facilities Management
4 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITSM
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) BDD
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.69%) HND
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Iperf
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
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