The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.10% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 1.59% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £14,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.88%
Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 126 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.68% 43.60% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 67 45
Average salary £26,500 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.62% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows XP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows XP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +17 2 £14,250 -
Windows XP
UK

Windows XP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix