The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 24 24
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.56% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.69% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £29,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 30.19% 33.33% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 29
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows XP
Scotland

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 30 July 2014, 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Gentran
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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%) Gentran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax