The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 134 73 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.48% 17.18% 16.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.34% 68.87% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 77 47 84
Median salary £36,000 £32,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £45,600 £52,240
UK excluding London median salary £36,200 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +7.14%
Windows
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
202 106 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.36% 24.94% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 121 70 144
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,228 £50,000 £45,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Salary Trend in Merseyside

Windows
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Windows
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 114 £37,500 +14.50% 10
Wirral -8 6 £29,500 -34.44%
Birkenhead +4 4 £27,500 - 1
Bootle -1 3 £28,500 -5.00%
Prescot - 2 £25,000 -
Southport -1 1 £23,000 - 2
St Helens - 1 £35,000 - 2
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 111 (50.92%) Windows Server
2 93 (42.66%) Microsoft
3 87 (39.91%) Citrix
4 86 (39.45%) ITIL
5 84 (38.53%) VMware
6 71 (32.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (29.36%) Finance
7 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
7 64 (29.36%) Active Directory
8 59 (27.06%) Linux
9 58 (26.61%) PowerShell
10 53 (24.31%) SQL
11 52 (23.85%) XenApp
12 48 (22.02%) ITIL V3
13 46 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (18.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 37 (16.97%) Banking
16 36 (16.51%) Microsoft Certification
16 36 (16.51%) Data Centre
17 32 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 32 (14.68%) IIS
17 32 (14.68%) Apache
18 31 (14.22%) HP
19 30 (13.76%) SAN
19 30 (13.76%) MS Excel
20 28 (12.84%) Nagios
21 26 (11.93%) Cisco
22 25 (11.47%) DHCP
22 25 (11.47%) VPN
22 25 (11.47%) DNS

Windows
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 32 (14.68%) Apache
1 32 (14.68%) IIS
2 25 (11.47%) Tomcat
3 17 (7.80%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (7.80%) MS Exchange
4 13 (5.96%) JBoss
5 12 (5.50%) Confluence
6 10 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.13%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.67%) nginx
9 7 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (2.75%) WebSphere
11 5 (2.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.92%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 30 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.72%) Office 365
3 17 (7.80%) IaaS
3 17 (7.80%) PaaS
4 13 (5.96%) SaaS
5 4 (1.83%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.76%) SAN
2 25 (11.47%) DHCP
2 25 (11.47%) DNS
2 25 (11.47%) VPN
3 19 (8.72%) Firewall
4 11 (5.05%) NetScaler
5 8 (3.67%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.75%) LAN
6 6 (2.75%) WAN
7 5 (2.29%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.83%) 802.11
8 4 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (1.83%) VoIP
9 3 (1.38%) Internet
9 3 (1.38%) MPLS
9 3 (1.38%) SMTP
10 2 (0.92%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.92%) DSL
10 2 (0.92%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 41 (18.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (10.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.13%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.67%) MySQL
7 7 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (2.75%) Informix
8 6 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.29%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (5.96%) JIRA
2 10 (4.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.21%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.21%) Subversion
4 3 (1.38%) NuGet
5 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (29.36%) Finance
2 37 (16.97%) Banking
3 13 (5.96%) Law
4 9 (4.13%) Legal
5 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.92%) Back Office
6 2 (0.92%) Games
6 2 (0.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (22.48%) Analyst
2 43 (19.72%) Administrator
3 39 (17.89%) Applications Support
4 27 (12.39%) Team Leader
5 24 (11.01%) Support Analyst
6 19 (8.72%) Citrix Administrator
6 19 (8.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (7.34%) Applications Support Analyst
7 16 (7.34%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 15 (6.88%) IT Support
9 14 (6.42%) Architect
9 14 (6.42%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (5.96%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 13 (5.96%) Infrastructure Architect
11 12 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (5.05%) Support Engineer
13 10 (4.59%) Linux Support
14 9 (4.13%) Linux Administrator
14 9 (4.13%) Technical Leader
15 8 (3.67%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.80%) Middleware
2 14 (6.42%) .NET
3 11 (5.05%) JSP
3 11 (5.05%) SOAP
4 10 (4.59%) Web Services
5 9 (4.13%) XML
6 7 (3.21%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.21%) JSON
7 6 (2.75%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.83%) 802.1X
9 4 (1.83%) Java EE
10 3 (1.38%) CSS
10 3 (1.38%) HTML
10 3 (1.38%) jQuery
11 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.46%) Ajax
12 1 (0.46%) Classic ASP
12 1 (0.46%) LINQ
12 1 (0.46%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.51%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.96%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (5.50%) iPad
4 12 (5.50%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (5.50%) Wiki
5 11 (5.05%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.75%) NHS
8 5 (2.29%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.29%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.29%) Statistics
8 5 (2.29%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.83%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.38%) PMI
10 3 (1.38%) Replication
11 2 (0.92%) Clustering
11 2 (0.92%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 111 (50.92%) Windows Server
2 71 (32.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 59 (27.06%) Linux
4 32 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (8.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (8.72%) Unix
6 12 (5.50%) CentOS
6 12 (5.50%) Debian
6 12 (5.50%) HPUX
7 11 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.59%) Windows 10
8 10 (4.59%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.67%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.29%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.83%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.92%) Android
13 1 (0.46%) AIX
13 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.46%) Fedora
13 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (39.45%) ITIL
2 48 (22.02%) ITIL V3
3 25 (11.47%) Infrastructure Management
3 25 (11.47%) Project Management
4 24 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (11.01%) Mentoring
4 24 (11.01%) TOGAF
5 23 (10.55%) Line Management
6 18 (8.26%) Problem Management
7 17 (7.80%) Wealth Management
8 16 (7.34%) CRM
9 15 (6.88%) DevOps
9 15 (6.88%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.42%) Change Management
11 12 (5.50%) Converged Infrastructure
11 12 (5.50%) Identity Management
11 12 (5.50%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.50%) Mobile Device Management
11 12 (5.50%) Release Management
11 12 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (26.61%) PowerShell
2 53 (24.31%) SQL
3 15 (6.88%) C#
4 11 (5.05%) C++
5 10 (4.59%) Bash Shell
5 10 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.59%) Python
6 9 (4.13%) Perl
6 9 (4.13%) PHP
7 7 (3.21%) Java
8 5 (2.29%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.83%) VB
10 1 (0.46%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.46%) C
10 1 (0.46%) Korn
10 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (16.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (11.47%) Degree
3 20 (9.17%) Citrix Certification
4 19 (8.72%) CCNA
4 19 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (8.72%) MCSE
5 12 (5.50%) EMC Certification
5 12 (5.50%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.67%) CCA
7 7 (3.21%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.83%) SSCP
9 3 (1.38%) CISM
9 3 (1.38%) CISSP
9 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.38%) MCITP
9 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.92%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.92%) MCSA
10 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.80%) SLA
2 5 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.29%) QA
3 4 (1.83%) HL7
4 3 (1.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (29.36%) Active Directory
2 52 (23.85%) XenApp
3 46 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (10.09%) Hyper-V
5 21 (9.63%) XenDesktop
6 12 (5.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (3.67%) Varnish
7 8 (3.67%) vSphere
8 6 (2.75%) Firmware
9 4 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (12.84%) Nagios
2 21 (9.63%) SCOM
3 19 (8.72%) EdgeSight
4 17 (7.80%) SCCM
5 16 (7.34%) AirWatch
6 13 (5.96%) SCOrch
7 10 (4.59%) Puppet
8 9 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (3.67%) Backup Exec
10 7 (3.21%) Cacti
10 7 (3.21%) Munin
11 3 (1.38%) Ansible
12 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 1 (0.46%) OpenView
13 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (42.66%) Microsoft
2 87 (39.91%) Citrix
3 84 (38.53%) VMware
4 31 (14.22%) HP
5 26 (11.93%) Cisco
6 25 (11.47%) Oracle
7 22 (10.09%) IBM
8 17 (7.80%) EMC
9 12 (5.50%) Software AG
10 10 (4.59%) Avaya
10 10 (4.59%) Dell
11 8 (3.67%) Remedy
12 7 (3.21%) SAP
13 6 (2.75%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (2.29%) Bloomberg
14 5 (2.29%) Informatica
14 5 (2.29%) Reuters
15 4 (1.83%) F5
15 4 (1.83%) Google
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Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
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St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £31100 per annum
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Networx
Salary: Circa £35,000
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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