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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 138 144 141
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 14 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.79% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.15% 3.17% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 26
Median salary £23,125 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,800
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
652 820 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.41% 25.03% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 421 468 570
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 7 £22,500 - 1
Glasgow -10 4 £26,250 -12.50% 1
Edinburgh +8 3 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) MS Office
4 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (32.00%) SLA
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Vista
8 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) Firewall
9 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (24.00%) VPN
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (20.00%) DNS
11 4 (16.00%) Citrix
11 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
12 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
12 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (12.00%) Avaya
12 3 (12.00%) Cisco
12 3 (12.00%) HP
12 3 (12.00%) DHCP
12 3 (12.00%) CRM
12 3 (12.00%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Office
2 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
1 6 (24.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) Broadband
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (24.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) IT Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) IT Support
7 3 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Operations Support Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Support
8 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Site Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Systems Support
8 2 (8.00%) Systems Support Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) AS400
1 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) OpenVMS
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) CRM
2 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Content Management
3 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) HNC
2 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) iManage
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
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