The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 16 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.75% - 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Windows XP
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.02% 37.93% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 34
Average salary £22,500 £30,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.61% -19.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Windows XP
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in West Lothian

Windows XP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware