Period
to 17 August 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 7 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 132 118 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 18.41% 18.07% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.59% 68.60% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 109 107 58
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91% +9.03%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +8.45%

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 149 172 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.78% 26.34% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123 133 90
Liverpool median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,550 £22,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £56,750 £60,000 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

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 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 63 (47.73%) Windows Server
2 51 (38.64%) ITIL
2 51 (38.64%) Microsoft
3 50 (37.88%) Active Directory
4 45 (34.09%) Linux
5 44 (33.33%) SQL
6 38 (28.79%) Office 365
7 36 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (25.76%) SQL Server
8 34 (25.76%) PowerShell
9 31 (23.48%) Finance
10 30 (22.73%) Hyper-V
10 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (21.97%) Git (software)
12 26 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (19.70%) IIS
13 25 (18.94%) T-SQL
13 25 (18.94%) Workflow
13 25 (18.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (17.42%) ITIL V3
14 23 (17.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (17.42%) Server Management
14 23 (17.42%) Investment Management
14 23 (17.42%) Data Integration
14 23 (17.42%) PKI
14 23 (17.42%) JIRA
14 23 (17.42%) Release Management
14 23 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (17.42%) Java
14 23 (17.42%) Apache

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 26 (19.70%) IIS
2 23 (17.42%) Apache
2 23 (17.42%) Tomcat
3 14 (10.61%) MS Exchange
4 10 (7.58%) Confluence
4 10 (7.58%) SAS
5 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.27%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 38 (28.79%) Office 365
2 25 (18.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (7.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (7.58%) Amazon S3
4 10 (7.58%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (7.58%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (7.58%) Serverless
4 10 (7.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (3.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.79%) PaaS
6 2 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) Firewall
2 10 (7.58%) LAN
2 10 (7.58%) WAN
3 6 (4.55%) Network Security
4 5 (3.79%) Internet
4 5 (3.79%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (3.79%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.03%) DNS
5 4 (3.03%) SAN
5 4 (3.03%) Wireless
6 3 (2.27%) DHCP
6 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.27%) VoIP
7 2 (1.52%) Skype
8 1 (0.76%) HTTP
8 1 (0.76%) SMTP
8 1 (0.76%) VLAN
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 23 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.58%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (21.97%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.42%) JIRA
3 21 (15.91%) Jenkins
4 13 (9.85%) Selenium
5 12 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 11 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 11 (8.33%) Bugzilla
6 11 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 11 (8.33%) SoapUI
6 11 (8.33%) Subversion
6 11 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.76%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (23.48%) Finance
2 10 (7.58%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.58%) Marketing
3 5 (3.79%) Law
4 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (31.06%) Analyst
2 24 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
3 22 (16.67%) SQL Server Analyst
4 13 (9.85%) IT Support
5 12 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (9.09%) Developer
5 12 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 12 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.58%) Automation Tester
6 10 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) Manual Tester
6 10 (7.58%) QA Automation Tester
6 10 (7.58%) QA Manual Tester
6 10 (7.58%) QA Tester
6 10 (7.58%) Software QA Tester
6 10 (7.58%) Software Tester
6 10 (7.58%) Tester
6 10 (7.58%) Web Automation Tester
6 10 (7.58%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.85%) .NET
2 12 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (7.58%) Kafka
5 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET Core
5 9 (6.82%) HTML
6 8 (6.06%) .NET Core
6 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (6.06%) HTML5
6 8 (6.06%) LINQ
6 8 (6.06%) Vue.js
7 4 (3.03%) Web Services
8 2 (1.52%) Ajax
8 2 (1.52%) BAPI
8 2 (1.52%) IDoc
8 2 (1.52%) JSON
8 2 (1.52%) Middleware
8 2 (1.52%) REST
8 2 (1.52%) SOAP
9 1 (0.76%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.42%) PKI
2 11 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 8 (6.06%) e-Learning
4 6 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.52%) FMCG
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (47.73%) Windows Server
2 45 (34.09%) Linux
3 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (12.88%) Windows 10
5 12 (9.09%) Unix
6 10 (7.58%) Amazon Linux
6 10 (7.58%) Fedora
6 10 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.30%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.27%) HPUX
10 2 (1.52%) Android
10 2 (1.52%) CentOS
11 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.64%) ITIL
2 36 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (18.94%) Workflow
5 23 (17.42%) Data Integration
5 23 (17.42%) Investment Management
5 23 (17.42%) ITIL V3
5 23 (17.42%) Release Management
5 23 (17.42%) Server Management
6 22 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
6 22 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (9.85%) Test Automation
9 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.33%) Manual Testing
9 11 (8.33%) MVC
10 10 (7.58%) DevOps
10 10 (7.58%) Infrastructure as Code
10 10 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.33%) SQL
2 34 (25.76%) PowerShell
3 25 (18.94%) T-SQL
4 23 (17.42%) Java
5 19 (14.39%) Python
6 12 (9.09%) C#
7 10 (7.58%) Bash Shell
7 10 (7.58%) C++
7 10 (7.58%) Ruby
8 9 (6.82%) JavaScript
9 7 (5.30%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.52%) PHP
10 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.76%) R
11 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.55%) MCSE
3 4 (3.03%) Degree
3 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.03%) MCSA
3 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.52%) MCP
5 2 (1.52%) VCAP
5 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.76%) OCP
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) QA
2 10 (7.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) NIST
3 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 50 (37.88%) Active Directory
2 30 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.58%) Docker
3 10 (7.58%) Squid
4 9 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (3.79%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.52%) XenApp
7 1 (0.76%) vSphere
7 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (9.85%) SCCM
2 10 (7.58%) Ansible
2 10 (7.58%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.58%) Puppet
2 10 (7.58%) Terraform
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.36%) VMware
3 14 (10.61%) Citrix
3 14 (10.61%) Oracle
4 12 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
6 10 (7.58%) Atlassian
7 8 (6.06%) Virgin Media
8 7 (5.30%) Cisco
9 6 (4.55%) iManage
10 4 (3.03%) HP
11 3 (2.27%) Apple
11 3 (2.27%) Avaya
11 3 (2.27%) SAP
11 3 (2.27%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.52%) NetApp
12 2 (1.52%) Remedy
12 2 (1.52%) Sparx
12 2 (1.52%) Trend Micro
13 1 (0.76%) Intapp