Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 25 18
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 77 59 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.09% 8.02% 10.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.26% 38.82% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 64
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.39% -1.88% +2.56%
10th Percentile £33,125 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,875 £67,500
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £35,250 £39,375
% change year-on-year +34.75% -10.48% -12.50%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 178 152 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 27.94% 20.65% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 136 81 179
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,625 £58,750 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Liverpool

Degree
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Liverpool.

Salary trend for Degree in Liverpool

Degree
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Liverpool over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Degree.

1 26 (33.77%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Project Management
2 19 (24.68%) Information Security
2 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (23.38%) CISSP
4 17 (22.08%) ITIL
4 17 (22.08%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (20.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (20.78%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (19.48%) Linux
6 15 (19.48%) SIEM
7 14 (18.18%) ITIL V3
7 14 (18.18%) High Availability
7 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 14 (18.18%) Change Management
7 14 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 13 (16.88%) Firewall
8 13 (16.88%) WAN
8 13 (16.88%) CCNP
8 13 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (16.88%) Firmware
8 13 (16.88%) LAN
8 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
8 13 (16.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (16.88%) Network Security
8 13 (16.88%) Proactive Monitoring
8 13 (16.88%) Task Automation
9 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (2.60%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.60%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) JBoss
2 1 (1.30%) nginx
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (15.58%) MS Visio
2 11 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.60%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Serverless
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.30%) Asana
4 1 (1.30%) G Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Lucidchart
4 1 (1.30%) Route 53
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.88%) Firewall
2 13 (16.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (16.88%) LAN
2 13 (16.88%) Network Security
2 13 (16.88%) WAN
3 12 (15.58%) Wireless
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (14.29%) IPsec
4 11 (14.29%) MPLS
4 11 (14.29%) Multicast
4 11 (14.29%) SSL
4 11 (14.29%) VoIP
4 11 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) Internet
5 2 (2.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (2.60%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (2.60%) GIS
5 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.60%) QGIS
5 2 (2.60%) Spatial Data
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
1 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
1 2 (2.60%) ReSharper
1 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.30%) Redmine
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
1 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Automotive
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Law
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Network Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Team Leader
5 8 (10.39%) Security Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Security Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) .NET
2 8 (10.39%) REST
2 8 (10.39%) SOAP
3 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.60%) jQuery
3 2 (2.60%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (2.60%) Lambda Expressions
3 2 (2.60%) LAMP
3 2 (2.60%) LINQ
3 2 (2.60%) YAML
4 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.30%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.30%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.30%) Itk
4 1 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.30%) React
4 1 (1.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.09%) Robotics
5 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (5.19%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 4 (5.19%) Cyberattack
7 3 (3.90%) Clustering
8 2 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.60%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (2.60%) Wiki
9 1 (1.30%) LIMS
9 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.30%) NHS
9 1 (1.30%) Photography
9 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.30%) Replication
9 1 (1.30%) Social Gaming
9 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Windows
2 15 (19.48%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.60%) CentOS
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.30%) Debian
5 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Information Security
1 19 (24.68%) Project Management
2 17 (22.08%) ITIL
2 17 (22.08%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (20.78%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (19.48%) SIEM
5 14 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 14 (18.18%) Change Management
5 14 (18.18%) High Availability
5 14 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 13 (16.88%) Proactive Monitoring
6 13 (16.88%) Task Automation
7 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (15.58%) Security Architecture
8 11 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (14.29%) Network Management
8 11 (14.29%) Patch Management
8 11 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
8 11 (14.29%) Security Management
8 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.39%) SQL
4 6 (7.79%) Python
5 4 (5.19%) VBA
6 3 (3.90%) Perl
6 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.60%) C#
8 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) CISSP
2 13 (16.88%) CCNP
2 13 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (14.29%) CCDP
4 7 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (7.79%) CISM
6 5 (6.49%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) CISA
6 5 (6.49%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.60%) CCNA
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.60%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (1.30%) CIPD
8 1 (1.30%) ISEB
8 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.30%) MCSE
8 1 (1.30%) RHCA
8 1 (1.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.69%) GDPR
3 8 (10.39%) PCI DSS
4 6 (7.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (5.19%) COBIT
7 2 (2.60%) NEBOSH
8 1 (1.30%) QA
8 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Firmware
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.60%) XenApp
4 1 (1.30%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (14.29%) Nessus
1 11 (14.29%) TrustSec
2 4 (5.19%) Nagios
3 2 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.60%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) Ansible
4 1 (1.30%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.30%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) Rancher
4 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Cisco
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.39%) Blue Prism
3 8 (10.39%) Micro Focus
4 4 (5.19%) Darktrace
4 4 (5.19%) Digital Shadows
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix
5 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.60%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) ESRI
6 2 (2.60%) HP
6 2 (2.60%) Juniper
6 2 (2.60%) Mapinfo
6 2 (2.60%) New Relic
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) Vectorworks
6 2 (2.60%) Veritas
7 1 (1.30%) Nintex