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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 106 83 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.96% 16.70% 14.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.24% 66.94% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68 54 83
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 £24,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,750 £50,000
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
165 124 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.52% 24.95% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 116 87 135
Median salary £36,000 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.84% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 July 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 July 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 +5 89 £37,000 +51.02% 9
St Helens - 7 £35,000 -
Birkenhead -1 3 £27,500 -9.09% 4
Southport +1 2 £24,000 - 1
Wirral -7 1 £32,500 -2.25% 1
Prescot - 1 - -
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 106 (58.89%) Windows Server
2 94 (52.22%) Microsoft
3 72 (40.00%) ITIL
3 72 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 68 (37.78%) Citrix
5 62 (34.44%) Finance
6 60 (33.33%) SQL
7 59 (32.78%) VMware
8 55 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 49 (27.22%) Active Directory
10 44 (24.44%) PowerShell
11 41 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (22.22%) Linux
12 40 (22.22%) Data Centre
13 39 (21.67%) Banking
14 38 (21.11%) XenApp
15 37 (20.56%) ITIL V3
16 34 (18.89%) Disaster Recovery
16 34 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
17 33 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 32 (17.78%) Infrastructure Management
19 31 (17.22%) Nagios
20 30 (16.67%) HP
21 29 (16.11%) Project Management
21 29 (16.11%) Hyper-V
22 28 (15.56%) SAN
22 28 (15.56%) IIS
23 25 (13.89%) Office 365
24 23 (12.78%) MS Excel

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 28 (15.56%) IIS
2 19 (10.56%) Apache
2 19 (10.56%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.78%) Confluence
3 14 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (7.22%) SharePoint
5 12 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.56%) nginx
7 8 (4.44%) JBoss
8 6 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.33%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.22%) CMS
9 4 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.22%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.11%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.11%) K2 blackpearl
10 2 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.11%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.89%) Office 365
2 16 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.33%) IaaS
3 15 (8.33%) PaaS
4 7 (3.89%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.56%) SAN
2 18 (10.00%) DHCP
2 18 (10.00%) DNS
2 18 (10.00%) Firewall
3 17 (9.44%) VPN
4 14 (7.78%) LAN
4 14 (7.78%) WAN
5 10 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.89%) MPLS
6 7 (3.89%) VoIP
7 4 (2.22%) Internet
7 4 (2.22%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (1.67%) DSL
8 3 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.67%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.67%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.67%) MRTG
8 3 (1.67%) VPLS
9 2 (1.11%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 32 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.78%) MySQL
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.11%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.11%) Big Data
9 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.11%) Informix
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (11.11%) JIRA
2 12 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.11%) Subversion
4 9 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.67%) NuGet
5 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.11%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.11%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.11%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.11%) Hudson
6 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (34.44%) Finance
2 39 (21.67%) Banking
3 11 (6.11%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.44%) Law
5 6 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.78%) Back Office
7 3 (1.67%) Legal
7 3 (1.67%) Retail
8 2 (1.11%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (22.78%) Analyst
2 30 (16.67%) Administrator
3 25 (13.89%) IT Support
4 21 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (11.67%) Team Leader
5 20 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 19 (10.56%) Applications Support
6 19 (10.56%) Support Analyst
7 15 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
8 12 (6.67%) Linux Support
9 11 (6.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (6.11%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (6.11%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
11 9 (5.00%) Developer
11 9 (5.00%) ICT Support
11 9 (5.00%) IT Administrator
12 8 (4.44%) Architect
12 8 (4.44%) Cloud Architect
12 8 (4.44%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.78%) .NET
2 9 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
2 9 (5.00%) Middleware
3 8 (4.44%) Web Services
3 8 (4.44%) XML
4 7 (3.89%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.33%) HTML
5 6 (3.33%) JSON
6 4 (2.22%) CSS
6 4 (2.22%) HTML5
7 3 (1.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.11%) CSS3
8 2 (1.11%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.11%) jQuery
8 2 (1.11%) MSMQ
8 2 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.11%) Spring
8 2 (1.11%) Struts
9 1 (0.56%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.78%) Wiki
4 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.56%) Replication
6 9 (5.00%) Driving Licence
6 9 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (3.89%) Public Cloud
8 7 (3.89%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (3.33%) iPad
10 5 (2.78%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.78%) Credit Risk
10 5 (2.78%) Data Integration
10 5 (2.78%) SWIFT
11 4 (2.22%) Clustering
11 4 (2.22%) NHS
12 3 (1.67%) HP StoreVirtual
12 3 (1.67%) iPhone
12 3 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 106 (58.89%) Windows Server
2 72 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (22.22%) Linux
5 16 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (6.11%) Debian
7 11 (6.11%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.56%) CentOS
9 9 (5.00%) Unix
9 9 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.89%) Android
11 2 (1.11%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.11%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.56%) Solaris
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.00%) ITIL
2 37 (20.56%) ITIL V3
3 34 (18.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (17.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 29 (16.11%) Project Management
6 22 (12.22%) Mentoring
7 21 (11.67%) TOGAF
8 20 (11.11%) Problem Management
9 16 (8.89%) Change Management
9 16 (8.89%) Line Management
10 14 (7.78%) Converged Infrastructure
11 12 (6.67%) Wealth Management
12 11 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (6.11%) Configuration Management
13 10 (5.56%) DevOps
13 10 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2
14 9 (5.00%) Service Delivery
15 8 (4.44%) Information Security
15 8 (4.44%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (33.33%) SQL
2 44 (24.44%) PowerShell
3 16 (8.89%) C#
4 12 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 12 (6.67%) Perl
4 12 (6.67%) Python
5 11 (6.11%) PHP
6 10 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.44%) Java
8 7 (3.89%) C++
9 4 (2.22%) Ruby
9 4 (2.22%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.67%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (12.22%) Degree
3 21 (11.67%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (8.89%) MCSE
5 9 (5.00%) CCNA
5 9 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.00%) MCITP
6 7 (3.89%) CCA
6 7 (3.89%) EMC Certification
7 6 (3.33%) MCSA
8 5 (2.78%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.67%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.67%) CISM
10 3 (1.67%) CISSP
10 3 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.67%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.11%) SLA
2 6 (3.33%) QA
3 5 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 49 (27.22%) Active Directory
2 38 (21.11%) XenApp
3 33 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (16.11%) Hyper-V
5 20 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (5.56%) Varnish
7 8 (4.44%) vSphere
7 8 (4.44%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (3.33%) Firmware
10 3 (1.67%) Squid
10 3 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.11%) HDFS
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (17.22%) Nagios
2 21 (11.67%) EdgeSight
2 21 (11.67%) SCCM
2 21 (11.67%) SCOM
3 14 (7.78%) SCOrch
4 13 (7.22%) Puppet
5 10 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (5.00%) Munin
7 7 (3.89%) AirWatch
7 7 (3.89%) Backup Exec
8 6 (3.33%) Cacti
9 3 (1.67%) Ansible
9 3 (1.67%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.56%) SCSM
10 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (52.22%) Microsoft
2 68 (37.78%) Citrix
3 59 (32.78%) VMware
4 30 (16.67%) HP
5 20 (11.11%) Cisco
6 14 (7.78%) Avaya
7 13 (7.22%) IBM
8 10 (5.56%) EMC
8 10 (5.56%) Oracle
9 8 (4.44%) Dell
10 7 (3.89%) F5
10 7 (3.89%) SAP
10 7 (3.89%) Software AG
11 6 (3.33%) Remedy
11 6 (3.33%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.33%) Sophos
12 5 (2.78%) Bloomberg
12 5 (2.78%) Informatica
12 5 (2.78%) Reuters
12 5 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Merseytravel
Salary: £34,225 - £37,403
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago