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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 139 135 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 15 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.82% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.23% 3.23% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 26
Median salary £23,375 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £18,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £39,900 £39,200
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.84%
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
673 804 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.58% 25.24% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 389 479 550
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Glasgow -9 9 £25,000 -16.66%
West Lothian - 3 £22,500 -
Edinburgh -5 1 £19,000 -27.61%
Falkirk - 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £18,000 -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) MS Office
5 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
6 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) SLA
9 5 (20.83%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
9 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.83%) VPN
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) Service Management
10 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 4 (16.67%) Firewall
11 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
11 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (12.50%) Avaya
11 3 (12.50%) DNS
11 3 (12.50%) DHCP
11 3 (12.50%) HP
11 3 (12.50%) CRM
11 3 (12.50%) Web Services

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 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Office
2 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) VPN
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) Broadband
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Billing
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) IT Support
5 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) WCF
2 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) AS400
1 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) Facilities Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) HNC
2 1 (4.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) Avaya
4 3 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) iManage
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) Wyse