The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 43 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Internet 19 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.36% 2.69% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.62% 19.77% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,667 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Internet
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 86 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.84% 13.61% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 76 63 74
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +16.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birkenhead +1 13 £40,000 - 1
Liverpool +16 4 £41,000 +36.66% 3
Wirral -14 1 £33,333 +21.21%
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 32 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (73.68%) .NET
3 26 (68.42%) C#
3 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (57.89%) TDD
5 22 (57.89%) MVC
5 22 (57.89%) Games
5 22 (57.89%) WCF
5 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (57.89%) Web Application Development
6 19 (50.00%) BDD
7 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
8 14 (36.84%) Node.js
8 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (36.84%) RESTful
8 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
8 14 (36.84%) Ruby
9 10 (26.32%) Windows
10 9 (23.68%) DNS
11 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
12 7 (18.42%) DHCP
13 6 (15.79%) ITIL
13 6 (15.79%) HTML
13 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (15.79%) Intranet
14 5 (13.16%) Mac OS X

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (36.84%) Node.js
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) DHCP
3 6 (15.79%) Intranet
3 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (13.16%) VLAN
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) SSL
4 5 (13.16%) LDAP
5 2 (5.26%) SAN
5 2 (5.26%) HTTP
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) LAN
6 1 (2.63%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) IMAP
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
6 1 (2.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (13.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (7.89%) NUnit
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (57.89%) Games
2 5 (13.16%) Multimedia
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) ICT Technician
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Technician
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) ICT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 22 (57.89%) WCF
3 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (36.84%) RESTful
4 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (15.79%) HTML
7 4 (10.53%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (7.89%) LINQ
8 3 (7.89%) MonoRail
8 3 (7.89%) Ajax
8 3 (7.89%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.63%) SOAP
9 1 (2.63%) Web Services
9 1 (2.63%) REST
9 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
1 5 (13.16%) VLE
2 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Mac OS X
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) TDD
2 22 (57.89%) MVC
2 22 (57.89%) Web Application Development
3 19 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) Software Deployment
5 5 (13.16%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (13.16%) CQRS
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.63%) ITSM
8 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) Ruby
3 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) VB
3 5 (13.16%) PHP
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Avaya
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago