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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 71 50 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.71% 10.89% 25.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.04% 52.63% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 43 126
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £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
129 95 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 24.90% 20.70% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 107 87 168
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £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 10 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 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 70 (42.42%) Linux
2 64 (38.79%) ITIL
3 56 (33.94%) SQL
3 56 (33.94%) Active Directory
4 55 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 44 (26.67%) .NET
6 42 (25.45%) Java
7 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
8 37 (22.42%) MS Excel
8 37 (22.42%) VMware
9 35 (21.21%) HP
10 28 (16.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (16.97%) HTML
10 28 (16.97%) Problem Management
11 27 (16.36%) JavaScript
11 27 (16.36%) DNS
12 26 (15.76%) TCP/IP
12 26 (15.76%) MySQL
12 26 (15.76%) Web Services
12 26 (15.76%) UNIX
12 26 (15.76%) Degree
13 25 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (15.15%) Citrix
14 23 (13.94%) MS Exchange
14 23 (13.94%) Firewall
15 22 (13.33%) PHP
16 21 (12.73%) Oracle
16 21 (12.73%) J2EE
16 21 (12.73%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 23 (13.94%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.09%) Liferay
2 15 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.88%) IIS
4 11 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.42%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.82%) Lync
9 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.61%) Apache
10 1 (0.61%) CMS
10 1 (0.61%) Node.js
10 1 (0.61%) Mule
10 1 (0.61%) Moodle
Applications
1 37 (22.42%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.30%) FastStats
3 10 (6.06%) MS Office
4 4 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.21%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.21%) 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 (1.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.36%) DNS
2 26 (15.76%) TCP/IP
3 23 (13.94%) Firewall
4 14 (8.48%) IPsec
4 14 (8.48%) Kerberos
5 13 (7.88%) WAN
6 12 (7.27%) DHCP
6 12 (7.27%) SAN
7 10 (6.06%) Internet
7 10 (6.06%) LDAP
8 9 (5.45%) VPN
9 8 (4.85%) LAN
10 6 (3.64%) VLAN
11 5 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (2.42%) HTTP
12 4 (2.42%) IP Telephony
13 3 (1.82%) Network Security
14 2 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.21%) NAS
14 2 (1.21%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.76%) MySQL
3 17 (10.30%) Crystal Reports
4 16 (9.70%) Oracle Database
5 15 (9.09%) Pentaho
5 15 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (7.27%) DB2
7 8 (4.85%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.21%) Big Data
10 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.61%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) OLAP
11 1 (0.61%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (5.45%) Selenium
2 8 (4.85%) Cucumber
2 8 (4.85%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.64%) Subversion
4 4 (2.42%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.82%) JIRA
5 3 (1.82%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 20 (12.12%) Finance
2 9 (5.45%) Games
3 7 (4.24%) Legal
4 6 (3.64%) Retail
5 3 (1.82%) Banking
6 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.21%) Law
6 2 (1.21%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (16.97%) Support Engineer
2 23 (13.94%) Analyst
3 22 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 19 (11.52%) Developer
5 17 (10.30%) Applications Support Engineer
6 16 (9.70%) Desktop Support
7 15 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.88%) Technical Support
9 12 (7.27%) Support Technician
9 12 (7.27%) Release Manager
10 11 (6.67%) Team Leader
11 10 (6.06%) Administrator
12 9 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (5.45%) Test Manager
13 8 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.85%) Integration Manager
13 8 (4.85%) IT Support
14 7 (4.24%) Testing Manager
14 7 (4.24%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.67%) .NET
2 28 (16.97%) HTML
3 26 (15.76%) Web Services
4 21 (12.73%) J2EE
5 14 (8.48%) Middleware
6 10 (6.06%) SOAP
7 9 (5.45%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.85%) CSS
9 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.24%) jQuery
10 6 (3.64%) Qt
10 6 (3.64%) HTML5
11 5 (3.03%) CSS3
11 5 (3.03%) WebKit
11 5 (3.03%) Gherkin
11 5 (3.03%) WSH
12 4 (2.42%) XML
12 4 (2.42%) XHTML
12 4 (2.42%) JSON
12 4 (2.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.48%) PKI
2 13 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.45%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.85%) Thin Client
5 8 (4.85%) Fat Client
6 6 (3.64%) iPhone
6 6 (3.64%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.03%) Open Source
8 4 (2.42%) Online Games
8 4 (2.42%) W3C
8 4 (2.42%) Firmware
9 2 (1.21%) Clustering
9 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.21%) CMDB
9 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (42.42%) Linux
2 26 (15.76%) UNIX
3 25 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (7.27%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (4.85%) Android
9 6 (3.64%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.82%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.21%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.61%) MVS
13 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (38.79%) ITIL
2 28 (16.97%) Problem Management
3 20 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (10.91%) Change Management
4 18 (10.91%) SOA
5 17 (10.30%) Software Testing
6 16 (9.70%) ITIL V2
6 16 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (9.70%) Project Management
6 16 (9.70%) Workflow
7 12 (7.27%) EAI
8 11 (6.67%) Release Management
9 10 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.06%) Server Monitoring
10 9 (5.45%) Integration Testing
11 8 (4.85%) Test Automation
11 8 (4.85%) Test Strategy
11 8 (4.85%) CRM
12 7 (4.24%) OO
12 7 (4.24%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 56 (33.94%) SQL
2 42 (25.45%) Java
3 27 (16.36%) JavaScript
4 22 (13.33%) PHP
5 21 (12.73%) PowerShell
6 19 (11.52%) C#
7 14 (8.48%) C++
7 14 (8.48%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.64%) VB
9 4 (2.42%) VBScript
9 4 (2.42%) VBA
10 2 (1.21%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.61%) XAML
11 1 (0.61%) VB6
11 1 (0.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (16.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.76%) Degree
3 18 (10.91%) MCITP
4 16 (9.70%) MCSE
5 12 (7.27%) MCP
6 8 (4.85%) MCDST
7 7 (4.24%) MCSA
8 4 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.82%) CISSP
9 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.82%) CCNA
9 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.82%) CISM
9 3 (1.82%) ISSAP
9 3 (1.82%) ISSMP
10 2 (1.21%) MCTS
10 2 (1.21%) CCNP
11 1 (0.61%) ISEB
11 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) QA
2 5 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (33.94%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 15 (9.09%) XenApp
5 14 (8.48%) NFS
6 13 (7.88%) XenDesktop
7 12 (7.27%) XenServer
8 7 (4.24%) Terminal Services
9 6 (3.64%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.82%) vSphere
10 3 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) SCCM
2 15 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (7.88%) HP SIM
4 7 (4.24%) SCOM
5 6 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.64%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.82%) Nagios
7 2 (1.21%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.21%) OVSD
7 2 (1.21%) WSUS
7 2 (1.21%) OpenView
7 2 (1.21%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.61%) MOM
8 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 55 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 37 (22.42%) VMware
3 35 (21.21%) HP
4 25 (15.15%) Citrix
5 21 (12.73%) Oracle
6 17 (10.30%) Business Objects
7 15 (9.09%) Cisco
8 12 (7.27%) IBM
8 12 (7.27%) Dell
8 12 (7.27%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.85%) Sage
10 7 (4.24%) Symantec
10 7 (4.24%) LANDesk
11 5 (3.03%) Kaspersky
11 5 (3.03%) TIBCO
11 5 (3.03%) BMC
11 5 (3.03%) JBoss
12 4 (2.42%) Remedy
13 3 (1.82%) ProCurve
13 3 (1.82%) Facebook
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