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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 91 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.17% 16.08% 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.31% 51.41% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 52 79 60
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
98 177 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.22% 31.27% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 85 159 84
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £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 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (41.13%) Microsoft
2 38 (30.65%) SQL
3 35 (28.23%) .NET
4 34 (27.42%) Active Directory
4 34 (27.42%) VMware
5 31 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (23.39%) C#
7 28 (22.58%) MS Exchange
8 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
9 26 (20.97%) Linux
10 25 (20.16%) Finance
10 25 (20.16%) .NET Framework
11 24 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (19.35%) MS Office
12 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (18.55%) Windows 7
13 22 (17.74%) Citrix
13 22 (17.74%) ITIL
13 22 (17.74%) IIS
13 22 (17.74%) HTML
13 22 (17.74%) DHCP
14 21 (16.94%) SAN
15 20 (16.13%) DNS
15 20 (16.13%) SharePoint
16 19 (15.32%) WAN
16 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET
16 19 (15.32%) CSS
16 19 (15.32%) Cisco
17 18 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.74%) IIS
3 20 (16.13%) SharePoint
4 18 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (10.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (8.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (8.87%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (5.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.81%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 24 (19.35%) MS Office
2 16 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.48%) Office 365
2 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) PaaS
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.74%) DHCP
2 21 (16.94%) SAN
3 20 (16.13%) DNS
4 19 (15.32%) WAN
5 17 (13.71%) LAN
6 13 (10.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (8.06%) VPN
8 9 (7.26%) Firewall
9 6 (4.84%) FTP
9 6 (4.84%) HTTP
10 4 (3.23%) ADSL
10 4 (3.23%) ISDN
10 4 (3.23%) VoIP
10 4 (3.23%) VLAN
11 3 (2.42%) Internet
11 3 (2.42%) Ethernet
12 2 (1.61%) SMTP
12 2 (1.61%) PSTN
12 2 (1.61%) SSL
12 2 (1.61%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.23%) VLDB
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.61%) MySQL
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.81%) Informix
6 1 (0.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MSTest
1 6 (4.84%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (4.84%) Moq
1 6 (4.84%) NUnit
2 1 (0.81%) Subversion
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) WinDbg
General
1 25 (20.16%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Law
3 4 (3.23%) Legal
4 3 (2.42%) Back Office
5 2 (1.61%) Games
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Developer
2 18 (14.52%) Analyst
3 17 (13.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.87%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.87%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Desktop Support
8 8 (6.45%) Administrator
8 8 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Tester
10 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Junior
10 6 (4.84%) Graduate
10 6 (4.84%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Linux Support
10 6 (4.84%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.23%) .NET
2 25 (20.16%) .NET Framework
3 22 (17.74%) HTML
4 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET
4 19 (15.32%) CSS
5 17 (13.71%) WCF
6 11 (8.87%) Ajax
7 7 (5.65%) WinForms
7 7 (5.65%) WPF
8 6 (4.84%) Spring.NET
8 6 (4.84%) XHTML
8 6 (4.84%) SOAP
8 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.84%) HTML5
8 6 (4.84%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (4.84%) Ninject
8 6 (4.84%) REST
8 6 (4.84%) CSS3
8 6 (4.84%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (4.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.84%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (4.84%) W3C
4 4 (3.23%) Clustering
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.42%) Statistics
6 2 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.61%) Open Source
7 1 (0.81%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (20.97%) Linux
3 23 (18.55%) Windows 7
4 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.48%) UNIX
6 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.26%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.65%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.84%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.61%) Android
12 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.81%) NetWare
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.74%) ITIL
3 17 (13.71%) OO
4 12 (9.68%) CRM
4 12 (9.68%) MVC
5 11 (8.87%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (5.65%) Project Management
6 7 (5.65%) Validation
6 7 (5.65%) Automated Testing
7 6 (4.84%) Scrum
7 6 (4.84%) TDD
7 6 (4.84%) SOA
7 6 (4.84%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (4.84%) Kanban
7 6 (4.84%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (4.84%) MVVM
7 6 (4.84%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (4.84%) Web Application Development
8 5 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.65%) SQL
2 29 (23.39%) C#
3 17 (13.71%) T-SQL
4 15 (12.10%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.26%) Java
6 8 (6.45%) C++
7 5 (4.03%) C
8 4 (3.23%) VB
8 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) Python
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.71%) MCP
3 12 (9.68%) CCNA
3 12 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (8.87%) MCAD
4 11 (8.87%) MCSD
4 11 (8.87%) MCTS
5 8 (6.45%) Degree
5 8 (6.45%) MCSE
5 8 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (4.84%) MCITP
7 4 (3.23%) CCA
8 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.61%) MCDST
9 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.81%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.81%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) GAMP
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (27.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.03%) XenApp
4 5 (4.03%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.23%) vSphere
6 3 (2.42%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.61%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.61%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.03%) SCCM
3 3 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.81%) OVSD
4 1 (0.81%) SCOM
4 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.81%) OpenView
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.81%) MOM
4 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (41.13%) Microsoft
2 34 (27.42%) VMware
3 22 (17.74%) Citrix
4 19 (15.32%) Cisco
5 11 (8.87%) HP
6 7 (5.65%) NetApp
6 7 (5.65%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.03%) Oracle
8 3 (2.42%) Avaya
8 3 (2.42%) Juniper
8 3 (2.42%) Apple
8 3 (2.42%) Symantec
9 2 (1.61%) Sage
9 2 (1.61%) AppSense
9 2 (1.61%) Veeam
9 2 (1.61%) EMC
9 2 (1.61%) Sun
10 1 (0.81%) Dell
10 1 (0.81%) SAP
10 1 (0.81%) Unisys
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