The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank - 73 73
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the General category - 0.53% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Multimedia
North West

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

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
183 187 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.12% 29.40% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 155 170 189
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in Merseyside

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) VLE
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) ICT Technician
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) VLE
3 1 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) ISSAP
2 3 (42.86%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (42.86%) COBIT
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter