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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 76 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.41% 15.67% 15.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.82% 74.51% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 91
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £21,789 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
93 102 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.85% 21.03% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 66 80 155
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,789 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +2 57 £32,500 +9.24% 12
St Helens +4 1 £45,000 +56.52%
Birkenhead 0 1 £42,500 +16.43% 2
Southport - 1 £27,500 - 3
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 105 (65.22%) Windows Server
2 82 (50.93%) Microsoft
3 75 (46.58%) ITIL
4 71 (44.10%) Citrix
5 61 (37.89%) Finance
6 60 (37.27%) SQL
7 58 (36.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (30.43%) Active Directory
9 45 (27.95%) Banking
10 43 (26.71%) VMware
11 42 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 41 (25.47%) Data Centre
13 39 (24.22%) PowerShell
13 39 (24.22%) XenApp
13 39 (24.22%) HP
13 39 (24.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 37 (22.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (22.98%) Project Management
14 37 (22.98%) ITIL V3
14 37 (22.98%) Infrastructure Management
15 33 (20.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 33 (20.50%) Nagios
16 32 (19.88%) Hyper-V
17 31 (19.25%) SAN
18 29 (18.01%) IIS
19 28 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (16.15%) SCOM
20 26 (16.15%) JIRA
20 26 (16.15%) EdgeSight
21 25 (15.53%) Microsoft App-V

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 29 (18.01%) IIS
2 24 (14.91%) MS Exchange
3 19 (11.80%) Confluence
4 13 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (6.21%) Apache
5 10 (6.21%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.59%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.73%) CMS
7 6 (3.73%) nginx
7 6 (3.73%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.86%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.24%) JBoss
11 2 (1.24%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (1.24%) TWiki
11 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (13.66%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.70%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.24%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.80%) Office 365
2 18 (11.18%) IaaS
2 18 (11.18%) PaaS
3 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.25%) SAN
2 12 (7.45%) Firewall
3 11 (6.83%) LAN
3 11 (6.83%) VPN
3 11 (6.83%) WAN
4 9 (5.59%) DHCP
4 9 (5.59%) DNS
5 7 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.73%) MPLS
7 4 (2.48%) MRTG
7 4 (2.48%) VoIP
8 3 (1.86%) Internet
8 3 (1.86%) NAS
9 2 (1.24%) Intranet
9 2 (1.24%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.62%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.62%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.86%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.86%) Big Data
5 3 (1.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.62%) MySQL
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.62%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 26 (16.15%) JIRA
2 6 (3.73%) Subversion
3 5 (3.11%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.48%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.86%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.86%) Hudson
5 3 (1.86%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.24%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.24%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
General
1 61 (37.89%) Finance
2 45 (27.95%) Banking
3 11 (6.83%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.48%) Retail
6 3 (1.86%) Back Office
6 3 (1.86%) Law
7 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (22.98%) Analyst
2 28 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (14.91%) IT Support
4 23 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 23 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 20 (12.42%) Administrator
6 17 (10.56%) Support Engineer
7 15 (9.32%) Support Analyst
7 15 (9.32%) Windows Engineer
8 14 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
8 14 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.45%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (7.45%) Server Engineer
10 11 (6.83%) Applications Support
10 11 (6.83%) IT Administrator
11 10 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (6.21%) Developer
11 10 (6.21%) Linux Support
11 10 (6.21%) Service Analyst
11 10 (6.21%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.59%) .NET
2 6 (3.73%) HTML
3 5 (3.11%) HTML5
3 5 (3.11%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (2.48%) Web Services
4 4 (2.48%) XML
5 3 (1.86%) CSS
5 3 (1.86%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.86%) Spring
5 3 (1.86%) Struts
6 2 (1.24%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.24%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.24%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.24%) CSS3
6 2 (1.24%) Middleware
6 2 (1.24%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.62%) Gearman
7 1 (0.62%) JSON
7 1 (0.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.47%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.66%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (11.80%) Wiki
4 15 (9.32%) Replication
5 8 (4.97%) iPad
5 8 (4.97%) iPhone
6 7 (4.35%) Blackberry
6 7 (4.35%) Clustering
6 7 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.73%) Data Integration
7 6 (3.73%) Driving Licence
8 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.86%) NHS
10 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 105 (65.22%) Windows Server
2 58 (36.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (20.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (14.91%) Linux
5 14 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.21%) Windows XP
7 9 (5.59%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.73%) Android
9 6 (3.73%) CentOS
9 6 (3.73%) Debian
10 4 (2.48%) Unix
11 2 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.62%) Solaris
12 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.58%) ITIL
2 39 (24.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (22.98%) Infrastructure Management
3 37 (22.98%) ITIL V3
3 37 (22.98%) Project Management
4 19 (11.80%) Converged Infrastructure
4 19 (11.80%) Mentoring
5 15 (9.32%) TOGAF
6 14 (8.70%) Change Management
7 13 (8.07%) Problem Management
8 12 (7.45%) Line Management
9 11 (6.83%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (6.83%) Time Management
10 10 (6.21%) High Availability
10 10 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (4.97%) Release Management
11 8 (4.97%) Wealth Management
12 7 (4.35%) Service Management
13 6 (3.73%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (3.73%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.27%) SQL
2 39 (24.22%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.21%) C#
4 8 (4.97%) PHP
4 8 (4.97%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.35%) Java
5 7 (4.35%) Perl
5 7 (4.35%) Python
6 6 (3.73%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.11%) Ruby
8 4 (2.48%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (22.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 23 (14.29%) Degree
3 11 (6.83%) MCITP
4 10 (6.21%) MCSE
5 5 (3.11%) CCA
5 5 (3.11%) MCDST
6 4 (2.48%) CCNA
6 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.48%) MCSA
7 3 (1.86%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.86%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.24%) CCDP
8 2 (1.24%) CISM
8 2 (1.24%) CISSP
8 2 (1.24%) EMC Certification
8 2 (1.24%) ISEB
8 2 (1.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 39 (24.22%) XenApp
3 32 (19.88%) Hyper-V
4 28 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (15.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (3.73%) Varnish
7 5 (3.11%) Firmware
7 5 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.48%) Squid
9 3 (1.86%) HDFS
9 3 (1.86%) vSphere
10 2 (1.24%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (20.50%) Nagios
2 26 (16.15%) EdgeSight
2 26 (16.15%) SCOM
3 19 (11.80%) SCOrch
4 18 (11.18%) SCCM
5 6 (3.73%) Puppet
6 5 (3.11%) Munin
6 5 (3.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.48%) Zenoss
8 2 (1.24%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.24%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.24%) Cacti
8 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.62%) SCSM
Vendors
1 82 (50.93%) Microsoft
2 71 (44.10%) Citrix
3 43 (26.71%) VMware
4 39 (24.22%) HP
5 16 (9.94%) Cisco
6 11 (6.83%) Avaya
7 7 (4.35%) F5
8 6 (3.73%) Dell
8 6 (3.73%) OpenText
8 6 (3.73%) Remedy
8 6 (3.73%) Symantec
9 5 (3.11%) 3PAR
9 5 (3.11%) Intel Security
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle
9 5 (3.11%) SonicWALL
9 5 (3.11%) Sophos
10 4 (2.48%) EMC
10 4 (2.48%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.86%) IBM
11 3 (1.86%) SAP
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