Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 16 6
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 118 86 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 18.07% 11.11% 18.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.60% 63.24% 66.96%
Number of salaries quoted 107 58 108
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% +9.03% +10.77%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +8.45% +18.33%

Windows is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 172 136 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 26.34% 17.57% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 133 90 159
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £60,250
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +17.19%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Liverpool

Windows
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Windows in Liverpool

Windows
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 51 (43.22%) ITIL
2 47 (39.83%) Active Directory
3 45 (38.14%) Linux
4 43 (36.44%) Windows Server
5 33 (27.97%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (25.42%) VMware
7 28 (23.73%) SQL
7 28 (23.73%) SQL Server
7 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
8 22 (18.64%) Finance
8 22 (18.64%) Degree
9 21 (17.80%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (17.80%) Firewall
9 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
9 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (16.95%) MS Exchange
10 20 (16.95%) Office 365
11 19 (16.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 19 (16.10%) WAN
11 19 (16.10%) Cisco
11 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
11 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
12 18 (15.25%) CCNP
12 18 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (15.25%) LAN
12 18 (15.25%) VPN
12 18 (15.25%) Proactive Monitoring
12 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (14.41%) ITIL V3
13 17 (14.41%) SIEM

Windows
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 20 (16.95%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
4 12 (10.17%) Apache
5 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.63%) Skype for Business
6 8 (6.78%) nginx
7 7 (5.93%) IIS
8 6 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (3.39%) Confluence
9 4 (3.39%) JBoss
9 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (11.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (9.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Relativity
2 2 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.85%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.95%) Office 365
2 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.54%) IaaS
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.69%) PaaS
5 2 (1.69%) SaaS
5 2 (1.69%) Serverless
6 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.80%) Firewall
1 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
2 19 (16.10%) WAN
3 18 (15.25%) LAN
3 18 (15.25%) VPN
4 11 (9.32%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (9.32%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (9.32%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (9.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (9.32%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (9.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (9.32%) IPsec
4 11 (9.32%) MPLS
4 11 (9.32%) Multicast
4 11 (9.32%) Network Security
4 11 (9.32%) SAN
4 11 (9.32%) SSL
4 11 (9.32%) VoIP
4 11 (9.32%) Wireless
5 8 (6.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) MySQL
3 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.54%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.54%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.69%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.39%) JIRA
1 4 (3.39%) Subversion
2 3 (2.54%) Selenium
3 2 (1.69%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.69%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.69%) ReSharper
3 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (18.64%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) Banking
3 7 (5.93%) Games
4 6 (5.08%) Law
5 4 (3.39%) Legal
6 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (30.51%) Analyst
2 19 (16.10%) Support Engineer
3 15 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (11.86%) Service Analyst
5 13 (11.02%) Applications Support
5 13 (11.02%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.32%) Network Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Security Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Senior Security Engineer
7 10 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.47%) Security Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Desktop Support
8 8 (6.78%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.02%) .NET
2 5 (4.24%) SOAP
3 4 (3.39%) Node.js
3 4 (3.39%) REST
4 3 (2.54%) LAMP
4 3 (2.54%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.69%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.69%) jQuery
5 2 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.69%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (1.69%) LINQ
5 2 (1.69%) YAML
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.85%) LDAP
6 1 (0.85%) WCF
6 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.71%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.78%) Clustering
4 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.24%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.39%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.39%) PKI
6 4 (3.39%) Robotics
7 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.54%) Online Games
7 3 (2.54%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.54%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.69%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.69%) iPad
8 2 (1.69%) iPhone
8 2 (1.69%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.69%) User Experience
8 2 (1.69%) Wiki
9 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.14%) Linux
2 43 (36.44%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (12.71%) Windows 10
5 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
5 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.63%) Unix
7 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.39%) CentOS
9 3 (2.54%) AIX
9 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.85%) HPUX
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.22%) ITIL
2 33 (27.97%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (16.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 18 (15.25%) Proactive Monitoring
5 17 (14.41%) ITIL V3
5 17 (14.41%) Project Management
5 17 (14.41%) SIEM
6 16 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (13.56%) Task Automation
7 14 (11.86%) Change Management
8 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (11.02%) Business Continuity
9 12 (10.17%) Patch Management
10 11 (9.32%) High Availability
10 11 (9.32%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (9.32%) Network Management
10 11 (9.32%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (9.32%) Programme Delivery
10 11 (9.32%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (9.32%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.73%) SQL
2 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.17%) Java
4 11 (9.32%) Python
5 8 (6.78%) Ruby
6 7 (5.93%) C++
7 6 (5.08%) C#
7 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.08%) Perl
7 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.39%) Groovy
8 4 (3.39%) PHP
9 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (18.64%) Degree
2 18 (15.25%) CCNP
2 18 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.17%) CISSP
4 11 (9.32%) CCDP
5 7 (5.93%) CCNA
6 5 (4.24%) MCSE
6 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.54%) EnCE
8 3 (2.54%) GCFA
8 3 (2.54%) GCFE
8 3 (2.54%) GIAC
8 3 (2.54%) GREM
8 3 (2.54%) MCSA
8 3 (2.54%) SSCP
9 2 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.08%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) GDPR
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (39.83%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.86%) Firmware
5 7 (5.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (5.93%) XenApp
6 5 (4.24%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (3.39%) Varnish
7 4 (3.39%) VirtualBox
8 3 (2.54%) Docker
9 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (9.32%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (9.32%) Nessus
1 11 (9.32%) TrustSec
2 10 (8.47%) Nagios
3 4 (3.39%) Grafana
3 4 (3.39%) Graphite
3 4 (3.39%) HAProxy
3 4 (3.39%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.39%) Rancher
4 3 (2.54%) EnCase
4 3 (2.54%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (2.54%) FTK
4 3 (2.54%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.69%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.69%) Puppet
5 2 (1.69%) SCOM
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 30 (25.42%) VMware
2 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 19 (16.10%) Cisco
4 17 (14.41%) Citrix
5 10 (8.47%) Capita
5 10 (8.47%) HP
6 7 (5.93%) Remedy
6 7 (5.93%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.08%) Oracle
8 4 (3.39%) Blue Prism
8 4 (3.39%) Micro Focus
8 4 (3.39%) NetApp
9 3 (2.54%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.54%) New Relic
9 3 (2.54%) Nuix
10 2 (1.69%) Apple
10 2 (1.69%) Veritas
11 1 (0.85%) Avaya
11 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.85%) SAP