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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 44 66 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.25% 14.41% 9.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 50.38% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 60 40
Average salary £32,000 £36,250 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.72% -14.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,898
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
76 131 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.89% 28.60% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 54 115 78
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 48 (45.28%) VMware
2 44 (41.51%) Active Directory
3 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
3 33 (31.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (31.13%) Windows 7
4 32 (30.19%) MS Exchange
5 28 (26.42%) Citrix
6 26 (24.53%) SAN
7 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (20.75%) MS Office
9 21 (19.81%) SQL
9 21 (19.81%) ITIL
10 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
10 20 (18.87%) Windows 8
11 18 (16.98%) Linux
11 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (15.09%) LAN
12 16 (15.09%) WAN
13 14 (13.21%) Degree
13 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (12.26%) Data Centre
14 13 (12.26%) MCSE
15 12 (11.32%) MCSA
15 12 (11.32%) HP
16 11 (10.38%) Cisco
16 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
17 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
17 10 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (9.43%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 32 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.49%) IIS
5 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.89%) Lync
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.94%) nginx
8 1 (0.94%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.94%) Apache
8 1 (0.94%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) MS Office
2 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.53%) SAN
2 16 (15.09%) LAN
2 16 (15.09%) WAN
3 9 (8.49%) DHCP
4 8 (7.55%) Firewall
4 8 (7.55%) DNS
5 6 (5.66%) VPN
6 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.77%) NAS
7 4 (3.77%) VLAN
8 3 (2.83%) Wireless
9 2 (1.89%) VoIP
10 1 (0.94%) ADSL
10 1 (0.94%) Broadband
10 1 (0.94%) HTTP
10 1 (0.94%) Intranet
10 1 (0.94%) Internet
10 1 (0.94%) Extranet
10 1 (0.94%) 3G
10 1 (0.94%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) Informix
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.94%) DB2
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Ant
1 1 (0.94%) Subversion
1 1 (0.94%) Maven
1 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (9.43%) Finance
1 10 (9.43%) Legal
2 5 (4.72%) Law
3 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Publishing
4 1 (0.94%) Games
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.94%) French Language
4 1 (0.94%) German Language
4 1 (0.94%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (29.25%) Analyst
2 22 (20.75%) Administrator
3 20 (18.87%) Support Analyst
4 19 (17.92%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (11.32%) Support Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (9.43%) Windows Administrator
7 10 (9.43%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 9 (8.49%) Linux Support
8 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) IT Support
10 7 (6.60%) Service Analyst
10 7 (6.60%) DBA
11 6 (5.66%) Developer
11 6 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (4.72%) IT Administrator
12 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Manager
13 4 (3.77%) IT Support Analyst
13 4 (3.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.49%) .NET
2 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.89%) XML
3 2 (1.89%) WinForms
4 1 (0.94%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.94%) Middleware
4 1 (0.94%) COM
4 1 (0.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.55%) Clustering
3 7 (6.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.77%) E-Learning
4 4 (3.77%) Replication
5 3 (2.83%) Statistics
6 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.94%) Handset
7 1 (0.94%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 33 (31.13%) Windows 7
2 20 (18.87%) Windows 8
3 18 (16.98%) Linux
4 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.49%) Mac OS
5 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.55%) UNIX
7 3 (2.83%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.94%) NetWare
9 1 (0.94%) CentOS
9 1 (0.94%) Debian
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) ITIL
2 6 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (4.72%) Change Control
3 5 (4.72%) Patch Management
3 5 (4.72%) Project Management
3 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
4 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (3.77%) Incident Management
4 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (2.83%) SDLC
5 3 (2.83%) Logistics
5 3 (2.83%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.83%) Time Management
5 3 (2.83%) CRM
5 3 (2.83%) ETL
6 2 (1.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) SQL
2 5 (4.72%) LINC
2 5 (4.72%) C#
3 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.83%) Java
4 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.89%) C++
5 2 (1.89%) C
6 1 (0.94%) VBA
6 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (13.21%) Degree
3 13 (12.26%) MCSE
4 12 (11.32%) MCSA
5 10 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.72%) MCP
7 4 (3.77%) MCITP
7 4 (3.77%) A+ Certification
8 3 (2.83%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.89%) MCDST
9 2 (1.89%) MCTS
9 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.89%) CCNA
10 1 (0.94%) CCA
10 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.94%) EMC Certification
10 1 (0.94%) MOS
10 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 44 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.66%) XenApp
5 4 (3.77%) SRDF
6 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.94%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.94%) Squid
7 1 (0.94%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.94%) XenServer
7 1 (0.94%) vSphere
7 1 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) SCCM
2 4 (3.77%) Nagios
2 4 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.83%) OVSD
3 3 (2.83%) OpenView
3 3 (2.83%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.94%) Munin
5 1 (0.94%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.94%) Puppet
5 1 (0.94%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.94%) WSUS
5 1 (0.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 48 (45.28%) VMware
2 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
3 28 (26.42%) Citrix
4 12 (11.32%) HP
5 11 (10.38%) Cisco
6 9 (8.49%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.60%) EMC
7 7 (6.60%) Oracle
8 5 (4.72%) Unisys
8 5 (4.72%) NetApp
9 4 (3.77%) AppSense
10 3 (2.83%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.83%) Dell
11 2 (1.89%) Avaya
11 2 (1.89%) Juniper
12 1 (0.94%) Novell
12 1 (0.94%) Apple
12 1 (0.94%) Symantec
12 1 (0.94%) Sun
12 1 (0.94%) SAP
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