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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 41 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Internet 20 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.32% 2.13% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.54% 16.46% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
114 79 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.91% 12.97% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 90 62 90
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,000 £65,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 9 £40,000 - 1
Liverpool -5 5 £40,250 +7.33% 1
St Helens - 5 - -
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) MVC
3 15 (48.39%) Games
3 15 (48.39%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) WCF
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (48.39%) Web Application Development
4 12 (38.71%) BDD
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) DNS
7 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.81%) DHCP
7 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
7 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (25.81%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (22.58%) Node.js
8 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
8 7 (22.58%) RESTful
8 7 (22.58%) Ruby
8 7 (22.58%) ITIL
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
10 5 (16.13%) Intranet
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (22.58%) Node.js
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) DHCP
3 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (16.13%) Intranet
4 5 (16.13%) VLAN
4 5 (16.13%) SSL
4 5 (16.13%) LDAP
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
6 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 2 (6.45%) HTTP
8 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
8 1 (3.23%) SMTP
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (9.68%) NUnit
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (48.39%) Games
2 5 (16.13%) Multimedia
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) ICT Technician
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Technician
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
1 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
2 15 (48.39%) WCF
2 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (22.58%) RESTful
5 6 (19.35%) HTML
6 4 (12.90%) jQuery
7 3 (9.68%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (9.68%) LINQ
7 3 (9.68%) MonoRail
7 3 (9.68%) Ajax
7 3 (9.68%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.23%) SOAP
8 1 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (3.23%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
1 5 (16.13%) VLE
2 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
2 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
2 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) MVC
1 15 (48.39%) TDD
1 15 (48.39%) Web Application Development
2 12 (38.71%) BDD
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) CQRS
4 5 (16.13%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) Ruby
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.13%) VB
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Avaya
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