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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 85 85 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.97% 16.67% 14.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.89% 72.03% 57.06%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 83
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 £24,400 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
131 118 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.70% 23.14% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 95 85 139
Median salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 71 £36,750 +24.57% 14
St Helens +6 7 £35,000 +16.66%
Birkenhead +1 3 £35,000 -4.10%
Southport 0 1 £25,000 - 2
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 119 (67.61%) Windows Server
2 96 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 78 (44.32%) ITIL
4 73 (41.48%) Citrix
5 67 (38.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (36.36%) Finance
7 59 (33.52%) SQL
8 58 (32.95%) VMware
9 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
10 49 (27.84%) Data Centre
11 48 (27.27%) PowerShell
11 48 (27.27%) Active Directory
11 48 (27.27%) Banking
12 44 (25.00%) XenApp
13 42 (23.86%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (22.73%) Project Management
14 40 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
15 39 (22.16%) HP
16 38 (21.59%) Nagios
16 38 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
17 37 (21.02%) ITIL V3
17 37 (21.02%) Microsoft Certification
18 36 (20.45%) SAN
19 35 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
20 34 (19.32%) IIS
21 33 (18.75%) Linux
22 31 (17.61%) Hyper-V
23 30 (17.05%) SCOM
23 30 (17.05%) EdgeSight
24 29 (16.48%) JIRA

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 34 (19.32%) IIS
2 22 (12.50%) Confluence
3 19 (10.80%) MS Exchange
4 16 (9.09%) Apache
5 14 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (7.39%) Tomcat
7 12 (6.82%) SharePoint
8 11 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (4.55%) nginx
10 6 (3.41%) CMS
10 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (3.41%) JBoss
10 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
11 5 (2.84%) Skype for Business
12 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.70%) Apache Pig
14 2 (1.14%) K2 blackpearl
14 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.57%) TWiki
Applications
1 22 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.34%) Office 365
2 22 (12.50%) IaaS
2 22 (12.50%) PaaS
3 14 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.45%) SAN
2 19 (10.80%) Firewall
3 16 (9.09%) DHCP
3 16 (9.09%) DNS
4 15 (8.52%) VPN
5 14 (7.95%) LAN
5 14 (7.95%) WAN
6 9 (5.11%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.98%) MPLS
7 7 (3.98%) VoIP
8 4 (2.27%) MRTG
9 3 (1.70%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.70%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.14%) Internet
10 2 (1.14%) Intranet
10 2 (1.14%) NAS
10 2 (1.14%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (7.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.70%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.70%) Big Data
8 3 (1.70%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.14%) MySQL
10 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.57%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 29 (16.48%) JIRA
2 9 (5.11%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.55%) Subversion
4 7 (3.98%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.70%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.70%) Hudson
5 3 (1.70%) NuGet
5 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.14%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 64 (36.36%) Finance
2 48 (27.27%) Banking
3 12 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.84%) Law
6 3 (1.70%) Back Office
6 3 (1.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (19.89%) Analyst
2 29 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (14.77%) IT Support
4 24 (13.64%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 24 (13.64%) Team Leader
5 23 (13.07%) Administrator
6 16 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 16 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 15 (8.52%) Support Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (7.39%) Linux Administrator
8 13 (7.39%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (6.82%) Banking Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Developer
11 10 (5.68%) IT Administrator
11 10 (5.68%) Linux Support
11 10 (5.68%) Server Engineer
12 9 (5.11%) ICT Support
13 8 (4.55%) Citrix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.82%) .NET
2 8 (4.55%) Web Services
3 7 (3.98%) HTML
3 7 (3.98%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (3.41%) Middleware
5 5 (2.84%) HTML5
5 5 (2.84%) XML
6 4 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.27%) CSS
7 3 (1.70%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.70%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.70%) JSON
7 3 (1.70%) Spring
7 3 (1.70%) Struts
8 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.14%) CSS3
8 2 (1.14%) jQuery
8 2 (1.14%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.57%) ODBC
9 1 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.84%) Data Centre
2 24 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (12.50%) Wiki
4 12 (6.82%) Replication
5 10 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.11%) Driving Licence
6 9 (5.11%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.41%) Data Integration
8 6 (3.41%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.84%) Credit Risk
9 5 (2.84%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.27%) Clustering
10 4 (2.27%) iPad
11 3 (1.70%) iPhone
11 3 (1.70%) NHS
12 2 (1.14%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 119 (67.61%) Windows Server
2 67 (38.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (18.75%) Linux
5 16 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (7.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.11%) Debian
8 9 (5.11%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.55%) CentOS
10 7 (3.98%) Android
11 4 (2.27%) Unix
12 2 (1.14%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.57%) Solaris
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.32%) ITIL
2 42 (23.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
3 40 (22.73%) Project Management
4 37 (21.02%) ITIL V3
5 23 (13.07%) Mentoring
6 22 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
6 22 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 19 (10.80%) Change Management
8 18 (10.23%) Problem Management
9 17 (9.66%) Line Management
10 12 (6.82%) Time Management
10 12 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (6.25%) Wealth Management
12 9 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.11%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.11%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.98%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 59 (33.52%) SQL
2 48 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.39%) C#
4 10 (5.68%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.11%) Perl
5 9 (5.11%) PHP
5 9 (5.11%) Python
6 7 (3.98%) Java
6 7 (3.98%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.84%) Ruby
7 5 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (21.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 21 (11.93%) Degree
4 15 (8.52%) MCSE
5 11 (6.25%) MCITP
6 8 (4.55%) CCNA
6 8 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.41%) CCA
7 6 (3.41%) EMC Certification
8 5 (2.84%) MCSA
9 4 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.70%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.70%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.14%) CISM
11 2 (1.14%) CISSP
11 2 (1.14%) ISEB
11 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) SLA
2 7 (3.98%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 44 (25.00%) XenApp
3 38 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (17.61%) Hyper-V
5 28 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (4.55%) Varnish
7 7 (3.98%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.98%) vSphere
8 6 (3.41%) Firmware
9 4 (2.27%) Squid
9 4 (2.27%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.70%) HDFS
10 3 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (21.59%) Nagios
2 30 (17.05%) EdgeSight
2 30 (17.05%) SCOM
3 22 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 21 (11.93%) SCCM
5 11 (6.25%) Puppet
6 7 (3.98%) Munin
6 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (3.41%) AirWatch
8 4 (2.27%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.27%) Zenoss
9 3 (1.70%) Ansible
9 3 (1.70%) Cacti
10 1 (0.57%) SCSM
10 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 73 (41.48%) Citrix
3 58 (32.95%) VMware
4 39 (22.16%) HP
5 20 (11.36%) Cisco
6 14 (7.95%) Avaya
7 11 (6.25%) IBM
8 8 (4.55%) EMC
8 8 (4.55%) F5
9 7 (3.98%) Dell
9 7 (3.98%) Oracle
9 7 (3.98%) SAP
10 6 (3.41%) OpenText
10 6 (3.41%) Software AG
10 6 (3.41%) SonicWALL
10 6 (3.41%) Sophos
11 5 (2.84%) Informatica
11 5 (2.84%) Remedy
11 5 (2.84%) Reuters
11 5 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
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