The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 67 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.83% 0.19% -
As % of the General category 2.46% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £31,250 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +16.66%

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
203 215 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.55% 41.11% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 132 153 151
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Merseyside

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -1 5 £31,250 +20.19%
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) Banking
4 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) Private Cloud
5 5 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
5 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) SCOM
7 3 (30.00%) Network Security
8 2 (20.00%) Service Management
8 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (20.00%) VoIP
8 2 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (20.00%) VB

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Skype
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Monitoring Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft