The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Communications & Networking category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 61 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Permanent jobs citing Internet 11 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.70% 6.17% 5.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.25% 39.19% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 32
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £21,875
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 74 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.81% 15.74% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 90
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Internet
North West

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Internet
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Internet Salary Trend in Merseyside

Internet
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Internet
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -34 9 £35,000 -6.66%
St Helens - 1 £42,500 -
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 15 (50.00%) jQuery
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Intranet
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Java
5 9 (30.00%) J2EE
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) OO
5 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
5 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (26.67%) Kony
6 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
6 8 (26.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (26.67%) WebCenter
6 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (26.67%) JPA
6 8 (26.67%) DataPower
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (26.67%) MVC
6 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 8 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (26.67%) WebLogic Portal

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) WebLogic Portal
1 8 (26.67%) WebLogic Integration
1 8 (26.67%) GlassFish
1 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
1 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Process Server
1 8 (26.67%) Apache
1 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Intranet
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) SSH
3 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.67%) Extranet
3 2 (6.67%) MPLS
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) SNMP
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) WLAN
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 7 (23.33%) MySQL
4 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Grunt
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) JUnit
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 5 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 5 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) User Experience Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) jQuery
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) J2EE
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) WebCenter
4 8 (26.67%) JPA
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 8 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (26.67%) Middleware
4 8 (26.67%) Spring Web Flow
4 8 (26.67%) Ajax
4 8 (26.67%) Java EE
4 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 8 (26.67%) Spring
4 8 (26.67%) JSF
4 8 (26.67%) JTA
4 8 (26.67%) JMS
4 8 (26.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
1 8 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (26.67%) DataPower
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 7 (23.33%) Client/Server
3 5 (16.67%) W3C
3 5 (16.67%) RIA
4 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
4 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (6.67%) Statistics
6 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) OO
2 8 (26.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (26.67%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 8 (26.67%) AOP
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) TDD
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (26.67%) UML
2 8 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) SOA
3 7 (23.33%) BPEL
4 5 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 5 (16.67%) User Stories
4 5 (16.67%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Kony
1 8 (26.67%) IBM
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (26.67%) JBoss
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (3.33%) VMware