The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 24 5
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 71 47 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.45% 9.77% 24.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.20% 49.47% 72.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66 40 126
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 95 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 24.81% 19.75% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 110 87 172
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Merseyside

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 25 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 69 (42.07%) Linux
2 68 (41.46%) ITIL
3 59 (35.98%) SQL
4 57 (34.76%) Active Directory
5 56 (34.15%) Microsoft
6 44 (26.83%) .NET
7 42 (25.61%) Java
8 40 (24.39%) MS Excel
9 39 (23.78%) SQL Server
10 36 (21.95%) VMware
11 34 (20.73%) HP
12 30 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (18.29%) Degree
13 29 (17.68%) Problem Management
14 28 (17.07%) Citrix
14 28 (17.07%) HTML
14 28 (17.07%) UNIX
15 27 (16.46%) TCP/IP
16 26 (15.85%) DNS
16 26 (15.85%) JavaScript
17 25 (15.24%) Web Services
18 23 (14.02%) MySQL
18 23 (14.02%) Oracle
18 23 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
19 21 (12.80%) Firewall
19 21 (12.80%) J2EE
19 21 (12.80%) MS Exchange
20 20 (12.20%) SOA
20 20 (12.20%) PHP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (12.80%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.15%) Liferay
3 13 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.93%) IIS
4 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.44%) Lync
6 4 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.61%) Apache
8 1 (0.61%) Mule
8 1 (0.61%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) Moodle
8 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 40 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.37%) FastStats
3 11 (6.71%) MS Office
4 4 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.22%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.22%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.61%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.61%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.46%) TCP/IP
2 26 (15.85%) DNS
3 21 (12.80%) Firewall
4 14 (8.54%) IPsec
4 14 (8.54%) Kerberos
5 13 (7.93%) SAN
6 11 (6.71%) WAN
7 10 (6.10%) DHCP
7 10 (6.10%) LDAP
8 9 (5.49%) VPN
9 7 (4.27%) Internet
10 6 (3.66%) VLAN
10 6 (3.66%) LAN
10 6 (3.66%) HTTP
11 5 (3.05%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (2.44%) IP Telephony
13 3 (1.83%) Network Security
13 3 (1.83%) Ethernet
13 3 (1.83%) PSTN
13 3 (1.83%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.02%) MySQL
3 17 (10.37%) Crystal Reports
4 16 (9.76%) Oracle Database
5 15 (9.15%) Pentaho
5 15 (9.15%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (9.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (7.32%) DB2
7 10 (6.10%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.22%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.61%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Selenium
2 8 (4.88%) Cucumber
2 8 (4.88%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.66%) Subversion
4 5 (3.05%) JIRA
4 5 (3.05%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.61%) Maven
6 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (12.20%) Finance
2 11 (6.71%) Games
3 7 (4.27%) Legal
4 6 (3.66%) Retail
5 5 (3.05%) Banking
6 3 (1.83%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.22%) Law
7 2 (1.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (17.07%) Support Engineer
2 27 (16.46%) Analyst
3 22 (13.41%) Applications Support
4 17 (10.37%) Developer
4 17 (10.37%) Desktop Support
4 17 (10.37%) Applications Support Engineer
5 16 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 13 (7.93%) Technical Support
7 12 (7.32%) Support Technician
7 12 (7.32%) Release Manager
7 12 (7.32%) Team Leader
8 10 (6.10%) Administrator
9 9 (5.49%) Test Manager
10 8 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) Integration Manager
10 8 (4.88%) IT Support
11 7 (4.27%) Testing Manager
11 7 (4.27%) Windows Administrator
11 7 (4.27%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.83%) .NET
2 28 (17.07%) HTML
3 25 (15.24%) Web Services
4 21 (12.80%) J2EE
5 14 (8.54%) Middleware
6 12 (7.32%) SOAP
7 11 (6.71%) .NET Framework
8 10 (6.10%) CSS
9 8 (4.88%) HTML5
10 7 (4.27%) CSS3
11 6 (3.66%) REST
11 6 (3.66%) jQuery
11 6 (3.66%) XHTML
12 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.83%) WSH
13 3 (1.83%) WCF
13 3 (1.83%) Qt
13 3 (1.83%) Gherkin
14 2 (1.22%) WebKit
14 2 (1.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) PKI
2 13 (7.93%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.71%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.88%) Thin Client
4 8 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.88%) Fat Client
5 6 (3.66%) Online Games
5 6 (3.66%) W3C
6 5 (3.05%) iPhone
7 4 (2.44%) Firmware
7 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.83%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.83%) Open Source
9 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.22%) Clustering
9 2 (1.22%) CMDB
9 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (42.07%) Linux
2 28 (17.07%) UNIX
3 23 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (7.93%) Windows 7
5 13 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.88%) Android
7 8 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (4.27%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.05%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.44%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.83%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.61%) MVS
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.46%) ITIL
2 29 (17.68%) Problem Management
3 20 (12.20%) SOA
3 20 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (10.98%) Change Management
5 17 (10.37%) Project Management
6 16 (9.76%) Workflow
6 16 (9.76%) ITIL V2
7 15 (9.15%) Software Testing
7 15 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.32%) EAI
9 11 (6.71%) Release Management
10 10 (6.10%) Server Monitoring
11 9 (5.49%) Integration Testing
11 9 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (5.49%) OO
12 8 (4.88%) Test Automation
12 8 (4.88%) Test Strategy
13 7 (4.27%) MVC
13 7 (4.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 59 (35.98%) SQL
2 42 (25.61%) Java
3 26 (15.85%) JavaScript
4 20 (12.20%) PHP
5 19 (11.59%) PowerShell
6 17 (10.37%) C#
7 14 (8.54%) VB.NET
8 11 (6.71%) C++
9 4 (2.44%) VBA
9 4 (2.44%) VBScript
9 4 (2.44%) VB
10 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.61%) VB6
11 1 (0.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 30 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 30 (18.29%) Degree
2 19 (11.59%) MCITP
3 15 (9.15%) MCSE
4 13 (7.93%) MCP
5 10 (6.10%) MCDST
6 8 (4.88%) MCSA
7 6 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (3.05%) CISSP
8 5 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.05%) CISM
8 5 (3.05%) ISSAP
8 5 (3.05%) ISSMP
9 2 (1.22%) MCTS
9 2 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.22%) CCNP
9 2 (1.22%) CCNA
10 1 (0.61%) ISEB
10 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.71%) QA
2 5 (3.05%) SLA
3 3 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.83%) COBIT
3 3 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (34.76%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.59%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.54%) XenApp
4 14 (8.54%) NFS
5 13 (7.93%) XenDesktop
6 10 (6.10%) XenServer
7 7 (4.27%) Terminal Services
8 6 (3.66%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.44%) vSphere
10 3 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (12.20%) SCCM
2 15 (9.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (7.93%) HP SIM
4 7 (4.27%) SCOM
5 4 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.44%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.83%) Nagios
7 2 (1.22%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.22%) OVSD
7 2 (1.22%) WSUS
7 2 (1.22%) OpenView
7 2 (1.22%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.61%) MOM
8 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.95%) VMware
3 34 (20.73%) HP
4 28 (17.07%) Citrix
5 23 (14.02%) Oracle
6 19 (11.59%) Cisco
7 17 (10.37%) Business Objects
8 12 (7.32%) IBM
8 12 (7.32%) Dell
8 12 (7.32%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.88%) Sage
10 7 (4.27%) LANDesk
11 5 (3.05%) Symantec
11 5 (3.05%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.05%) TIBCO
11 5 (3.05%) BMC
11 5 (3.05%) JBoss
12 4 (2.44%) Remedy
13 3 (1.83%) Facebook
13 3 (1.83%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £37,000
Posted: 18 days ago
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Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35,000 circa
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, North West
Technology 2
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 25 days ago