The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 65 69 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.94% 14.44% 19.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.28% 62.16% 68.06%
Number of salaries quoted 60 56 91
Average salary £39,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 111 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 28.05% 23.22% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 112 97 135
Average salary £43,750 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.42% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Windows
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows Salary Trend in Liverpool

Windows
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Windows 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.

1 60 (44.44%) Linux
2 50 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 47 (34.81%) SQL
4 44 (32.59%) Active Directory
5 39 (28.89%) ITIL
6 37 (27.41%) .NET
7 31 (22.96%) VMware
8 30 (22.22%) Java
8 30 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 29 (21.48%) MS Excel
10 26 (19.26%) HP
11 25 (18.52%) Degree
12 24 (17.78%) Cisco
12 24 (17.78%) Citrix
12 24 (17.78%) UNIX
12 24 (17.78%) Problem Management
13 23 (17.04%) MS Exchange
13 23 (17.04%) Finance
14 22 (16.30%) TCP/IP
14 22 (16.30%) JavaScript
15 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (14.81%) HTML
16 20 (14.81%) Oracle
17 19 (14.07%) DNS
17 19 (14.07%) Firewall
18 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (12.59%) C#
20 15 (11.11%) J2EE
20 15 (11.11%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (17.04%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.41%) Liferay
4 8 (5.93%) IIS
5 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.96%) Lync
7 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.48%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.74%) Node.js
9 1 (0.74%) Mule
9 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (21.48%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.11%) MS Office
3 11 (8.15%) FastStats
4 2 (1.48%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.22%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.74%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.30%) TCP/IP
2 19 (14.07%) DNS
2 19 (14.07%) Firewall
3 13 (9.63%) SAN
4 10 (7.41%) IPsec
4 10 (7.41%) Kerberos
5 9 (6.67%) LDAP
6 8 (5.93%) DHCP
7 7 (5.19%) WAN
7 7 (5.19%) VPN
8 6 (4.44%) Internet
8 6 (4.44%) VLAN
8 6 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (3.70%) HTTP
10 4 (2.96%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (2.22%) NAS
11 3 (2.22%) LAN
12 2 (1.48%) PSTN
12 2 (1.48%) ADSL
12 2 (1.48%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.15%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.15%) MySQL
3 10 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (7.41%) Pentaho
3 10 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.93%) DB2
6 1 (0.74%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Selenium
2 7 (5.19%) JIRA
2 7 (5.19%) WebDriver
2 7 (5.19%) Cucumber
2 7 (5.19%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.96%) Subversion
4 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.74%) Maven
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (17.04%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Games
3 8 (5.93%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Law
5 5 (3.70%) Banking
6 4 (2.96%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (17.78%) Analyst
2 15 (11.11%) Developer
2 15 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 13 (9.63%) Support Engineer
3 13 (9.63%) Technical Support
4 11 (8.15%) Support Analyst
5 10 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Team Leader
6 8 (5.93%) Release Manager
6 8 (5.93%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (5.19%) Tester
7 7 (5.19%) Automation Tester
8 6 (4.44%) Information Security Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Consultant
8 6 (4.44%) Support Technician
8 6 (4.44%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.41%) .NET
2 20 (14.81%) HTML
3 15 (11.11%) J2EE
4 12 (8.89%) SOAP
5 11 (8.15%) .NET Framework
6 9 (6.67%) Web Services
7 8 (5.93%) CSS
7 8 (5.93%) Middleware
7 8 (5.93%) HTML5
8 7 (5.19%) REST
8 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.44%) CSS3
10 5 (3.70%) jQuery
10 5 (3.70%) XHTML
11 3 (2.22%) WCF
11 3 (2.22%) LINQ
12 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (1.48%) ActiveMQ
13 1 (0.74%) OpenLaszlo
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 10 (7.41%) PKI
2 9 (6.67%) Online Games
3 7 (5.19%) Fat Client
3 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.19%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.19%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.70%) W3C
5 4 (2.96%) iPhone
5 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) User Experience
6 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) CMDB
7 1 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.44%) Linux
2 24 (17.78%) UNIX
3 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.19%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.96%) Android
10 3 (2.22%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.48%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.74%) AIX
12 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.74%) MVS
12 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.89%) ITIL
2 24 (17.78%) Problem Management
3 15 (11.11%) SOA
4 12 (8.89%) Project Management
4 12 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (8.15%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.41%) Workflow
6 10 (7.41%) Information Security
6 10 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (7.41%) ITIL V2
7 9 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
7 9 (6.67%) Change Management
8 8 (5.93%) EAI
8 8 (5.93%) Software Testing
9 7 (5.19%) Release Management
9 7 (5.19%) MVC
9 7 (5.19%) Test Strategy
9 7 (5.19%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.81%) SQL
2 30 (22.22%) Java
3 22 (16.30%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.59%) C#
5 12 (8.89%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.15%) VB.NET
7 10 (7.41%) PHP
8 9 (6.67%) C++
9 4 (2.96%) VBA
9 4 (2.96%) VBScript
10 3 (2.22%) VB
10 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.48%) VB6
12 1 (0.74%) C
12 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (18.52%) Degree
2 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.63%) MCITP
4 12 (8.89%) MCSE
5 10 (7.41%) CISSP
5 10 (7.41%) CISM
5 10 (7.41%) ISSAP
5 10 (7.41%) ISSMP
6 5 (3.70%) MCSA
7 3 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.22%) MCDST
7 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.48%) MCTS
9 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.74%) MCP
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.74%) CCNP
9 1 (0.74%) CCNA
9 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.96%) COBIT
3 2 (1.48%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (32.59%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.41%) NFS
5 8 (5.93%) Terminal Services
6 7 (5.19%) XenApp
7 6 (4.44%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.70%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.96%) vSphere
10 3 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.74%) XenServer
11 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) HP SIM
2 11 (8.15%) SCCM
3 10 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (5.19%) SCOM
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Intune
6 3 (2.22%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.22%) WSUS
6 3 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.74%) Netcool
Vendors
1 50 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.96%) VMware
3 26 (19.26%) HP
4 24 (17.78%) Cisco
4 24 (17.78%) Citrix
5 20 (14.81%) Oracle
6 12 (8.89%) IBM
6 12 (8.89%) Dell
7 10 (7.41%) Business Objects
7 10 (7.41%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.93%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.93%) Sage
9 5 (3.70%) JBoss
9 5 (3.70%) Remedy
10 4 (2.96%) Symantec
10 4 (2.96%) BMC
11 3 (2.22%) Avaya
11 3 (2.22%) TIBCO
11 3 (2.22%) Reuters
11 3 (2.22%) Bloomberg
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