Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 119 238 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 15.49% 21.85% 18.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.91% 67.42% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 84 144 102
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £39,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.46% +20.77% -23.53%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,000 £20,050
90th Percentile £64,200 £58,750 £52,125
Merseyside median annual salary £42,250 £36,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +17.36% +12.50% -14.67%

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 161 353 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.96% 32.42% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 215 122
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.94% -8.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £21,775
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -2.86%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Windows.

1 71 (59.66%) Windows Server
2 61 (51.26%) ITIL
3 49 (41.18%) Finance
4 48 (40.34%) Active Directory
5 40 (33.61%) PowerShell
6 32 (26.89%) XenApp
6 32 (26.89%) Citrix
7 31 (26.05%) Data Centre
8 29 (24.37%) Microsoft
9 27 (22.69%) Linux
10 26 (21.85%) Nagios
10 26 (21.85%) Banking
11 25 (21.01%) SAN
12 24 (20.17%) SCOM
13 23 (19.33%) VMware
13 23 (19.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (18.49%) EdgeSight
14 22 (18.49%) HP
14 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
15 21 (17.65%) Project Management
16 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Management
16 20 (16.81%) Proactive Monitoring
17 19 (15.97%) MS Exchange
18 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (12.61%) HPUX
20 14 (11.76%) Unix
20 14 (11.76%) Data Protection
20 14 (11.76%) Problem Management

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 19 (15.97%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.56%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.68%) Confluence
6 2 (1.68%) IIS
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) IaaS
1 11 (9.24%) Office 365
1 11 (9.24%) PaaS
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) SAN
2 12 (10.08%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (9.24%) DNS
4 10 (8.40%) LAN
4 10 (8.40%) VoIP
4 10 (8.40%) WAN
5 8 (6.72%) DHCP
6 7 (5.88%) Internet
7 6 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (5.04%) Firewall
7 6 (5.04%) NAS
7 6 (5.04%) Network Security
7 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.36%) BIG-IP
8 4 (3.36%) Skype
8 4 (3.36%) VPN
9 3 (2.52%) BGP
9 3 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.68%) Wireless
11 1 (0.84%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (3.36%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.68%) Informix
6 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.68%) MySQL
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) Ant
2 1 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.84%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.84%) Gradle
2 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.84%) JUnit
2 1 (0.84%) Maven
2 1 (0.84%) Selenium
2 1 (0.84%) SonarQube
General
1 49 (41.18%) Finance
2 26 (21.85%) Banking
3 11 (9.24%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.72%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.04%) Back Office
6 4 (3.36%) Games
7 3 (2.52%) Marketing
7 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Legal
8 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
2 14 (11.76%) Administrator
2 14 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (10.92%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 13 (10.92%) Team Leader
4 12 (10.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Server Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Windows Server Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (7.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (7.56%) Network Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) DBA
8 8 (6.72%) Exchange Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) IT Support
8 8 (6.72%) Messaging Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) JSP
2 4 (3.36%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.68%) SOAP
4 1 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.84%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.84%) Middleware
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.88%) Replication
3 6 (5.04%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.20%) iPhone
5 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.52%) Online Games
7 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.68%) iPad
7 2 (1.68%) Wiki
8 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) NHS
8 1 (0.84%) PKI
8 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (59.66%) Windows Server
2 27 (22.69%) Linux
3 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (12.61%) HPUX
6 14 (11.76%) Unix
7 13 (10.92%) Windows 7
8 8 (6.72%) Debian
8 8 (6.72%) Windows 10
9 6 (5.04%) Android
10 2 (1.68%) CentOS
10 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.26%) ITIL
2 23 (19.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (17.65%) Project Management
4 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Management
4 20 (16.81%) Proactive Monitoring
5 14 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 14 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 12 (10.08%) Server Hardening
7 11 (9.24%) ITIL V3
7 11 (9.24%) Runbook
8 10 (8.40%) Service Management
9 9 (7.56%) Incident Management
9 9 (7.56%) Performance Optimisation
9 9 (7.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (6.72%) Change Management
11 7 (5.88%) Statistics
12 6 (5.04%) ERP
12 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (5.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.61%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.92%) SQL
3 12 (10.08%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.36%) C#
5 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.88%) Degree
3 6 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.20%) A+ Certification
4 5 (4.20%) CCNA
4 5 (4.20%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.36%) MCSE
6 3 (2.52%) CCA
6 3 (2.52%) CCNP
6 3 (2.52%) MCSA
6 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.84%) CCENT
7 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) HIPAA
System Software
1 48 (40.34%) Active Directory
2 32 (26.89%) XenApp
3 12 (10.08%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.36%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.52%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (21.85%) Nagios
2 24 (20.17%) SCOM
3 22 (18.49%) EdgeSight
4 8 (6.72%) SCCM
5 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.68%) Puppet
5 2 (1.68%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.84%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (26.89%) Citrix
2 29 (24.37%) Microsoft
3 23 (19.33%) VMware
4 22 (18.49%) HP
5 13 (10.92%) Red Hat
6 12 (10.08%) 3PAR
6 12 (10.08%) Cisco
7 6 (5.04%) Capita
7 6 (5.04%) F5
8 5 (4.20%) SAP
9 4 (3.36%) Remedy
10 2 (1.68%) Oracle
11 1 (0.84%) Avaya
11 1 (0.84%) IDERA