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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows XP
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 150 136
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 4 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.45% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 1.90% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 25
Median salary £22,500 £23,375 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,100 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £25,000 £39,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +1.96%  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 526 683 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.54% 23.90% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 326 380 441
Median salary £39,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Windows XP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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 +4 2 £31,250 +31.57% 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £20,000 -
Windows XP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) Skype
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) DameWare
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Motorola
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Desktop Support
2 5 (55.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) IT Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
1 1 (11.11%) Line Management
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
1 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Motorola
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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