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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 113 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 41 58 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 1.76% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.49% 6.08% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 16
Average salary £25,500 £24,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £33,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
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
747 954 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.04% 28.94% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 450 581 466
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Edinburgh +1 24 £25,000 +16.27% 2
Aberdeen +9 6 £30,000 +27.65%
Glasgow +4 5 £22,500 -18.91%
Dundee +9 2 £26,500 +20.45%
Fife - 2 £22,500 -
Perthshire - 1 - -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (58.70%) Active Directory
3 47 (51.09%) Windows 7
4 43 (46.74%) Microsoft
5 40 (43.48%) MS Office
6 38 (41.30%) Service Delivery
7 35 (38.04%) DNS
8 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
9 31 (33.70%) MS Exchange
9 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (28.26%) SLA
10 26 (28.26%) VMware
11 20 (21.74%) Banking
11 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (21.74%) DHCP
12 19 (20.65%) Blackberry
13 18 (19.57%) Client/Server
13 18 (19.57%) Retail
13 18 (19.57%) Clustering
14 17 (18.48%) VoIP
15 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
16 15 (16.30%) Coaching
16 15 (16.30%) Lync
17 14 (15.22%) ITIL
17 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
19 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
20 11 (11.96%) Hyper-V

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (33.70%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.30%) Lync
3 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.96%) IIS
5 6 (6.52%) WorkSite
5 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 40 (43.48%) MS Office
2 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
3 11 (11.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.04%) DNS
2 20 (21.74%) DHCP
3 17 (18.48%) VoIP
4 10 (10.87%) SAN
5 9 (9.78%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (9.78%) Firewall
5 9 (9.78%) IP Telephony
6 3 (3.26%) SMTP
6 3 (3.26%) LDAP
7 2 (2.17%) VPN
8 1 (1.09%) SSL
8 1 (1.09%) SSH
8 1 (1.09%) VLAN
8 1 (1.09%) ADSL
8 1 (1.09%) LAN
8 1 (1.09%) PBX
8 1 (1.09%) WAN
8 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.09%) Internet
8 1 (1.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) DB2
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL
General
1 20 (21.74%) Banking
2 18 (19.57%) Retail
3 10 (10.87%) Finance
4 9 (9.78%) Law
5 3 (3.26%) Legal
6 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.17%) German Language
7 1 (1.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Analyst
2 26 (28.26%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.30%) Customer Engineer
3 15 (16.30%) Customer Support Engineer
4 14 (15.22%) IT Support
4 14 (15.22%) Support Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Service Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Desktop Technician
6 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Support Technician
9 3 (3.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
1 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Blackberry
2 18 (19.57%) Client/Server
2 18 (19.57%) Clustering
3 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.26%) iPhone
6 2 (2.17%) Kindle
6 2 (2.17%) Replication
6 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (51.09%) Windows 7
3 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.78%) Windows Phone
7 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.35%) Linux
9 2 (2.17%) UNIX
9 2 (2.17%) Solaris
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.09%) Android
10 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) Service Delivery
2 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
2 15 (16.30%) Coaching
3 14 (15.22%) ITIL
4 4 (4.35%) CRM
4 4 (4.35%) Content Management
5 3 (3.26%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.26%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.26%) ITSM
6 2 (2.17%) Migration
6 2 (2.17%) Service Management
6 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.17%) Line Management
7 1 (1.09%) Document Management
7 1 (1.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.09%) Manual Testing
7 1 (1.09%) Time Management
7 1 (1.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.17%) C#
2 2 (2.17%) C++
2 2 (2.17%) SQL
2 2 (2.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.43%) MCSA
4 4 (4.35%) HND
5 2 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.09%) MCP
6 1 (1.09%) MCSE
6 1 (1.09%) PhD
6 1 (1.09%) CCNA
6 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (58.70%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.96%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.78%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.61%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (4.35%) XenApp
6 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) SCCM
2 3 (3.26%) SCOM
2 3 (3.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (46.74%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.26%) VMware
3 11 (11.96%) Citrix
4 10 (10.87%) Cisco
5 5 (5.43%) Apple
6 4 (4.35%) Lotus
7 3 (3.26%) Symantec
8 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.17%) CommVault
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle
9 1 (1.09%) Sun
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