Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 190 204
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14 -35
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 9 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.46% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 2.09% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 28
Scotland median annual salary £22,250 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.67% +41.51% +1.92%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £18,550
90th Percentile £25,250 £41,000 £39,875
UK median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% -5.45% -

Windows XP is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1214 1149 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.42% 22.07% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 798 752 919
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Windows XP 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 5 £23,750 -36.67%
Glasgow -16 2 £23,500 -37.33%
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £20,000 -
Windows XP
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) German Language
4 3 (33.33%) Dutch Language
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) French Language
5 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) COM
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com

Windows XP
Co-occurring 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) ADSL
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Dutch Language
1 3 (33.33%) German Language
2 2 (22.22%) French Language
2 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Junior
3 3 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Junior Applications Support
3 3 (33.33%) Junior Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
5 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HND
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) DameWare
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Motorola
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle