Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 120 90 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 17.65% 11.58% 18.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.57% 62.07% 72.28%
Number of salaries quoted 110 66 104
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.46% +12.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £63,375
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 175 145 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 25.74% 18.66% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138 97 141
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 56 (46.67%) Linux
2 55 (45.83%) ITIL
3 50 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 49 (40.83%) Windows Server
5 40 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (30.00%) SQL
7 32 (26.67%) VMware
8 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
8 26 (21.67%) Cisco
9 25 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 23 (19.17%) Citrix
11 23 (19.17%) Java
11 23 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (18.33%) Hyper-V
13 21 (17.50%) Finance
13 21 (17.50%) Configuration Management
13 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
13 21 (17.50%) Office 365
14 20 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 20 (16.67%) LAN
14 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 20 (16.67%) WAN
15 19 (15.83%) Management Information System
16 18 (15.00%) Capita
16 18 (15.00%) Proactive Monitoring
17 17 (14.17%) SIEM
17 17 (14.17%) Change Management
18 16 (13.33%) Firewall

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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.33%) Apache
3 15 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (11.67%) Skype for Business
5 13 (10.83%) nginx
5 13 (10.83%) SharePoint
6 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.17%) IIS
8 4 (3.33%) JBoss
8 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.50%) Confluence
9 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (11.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (9.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.83%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.50%) Office 365
2 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) IaaS
3 2 (1.67%) PaaS
3 2 (1.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.67%) LAN
1 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 20 (16.67%) WAN
2 16 (13.33%) Firewall
2 16 (13.33%) VPN
3 14 (11.67%) Cisco IOS
3 14 (11.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 14 (11.67%) MPLS
3 14 (11.67%) Wireless
4 11 (9.17%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (9.17%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (9.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (9.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (9.17%) IPsec
4 11 (9.17%) Multicast
4 11 (9.17%) Network Security
4 11 (9.17%) SSL
4 11 (9.17%) VoIP
5 10 (8.33%) SAN
6 9 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) MySQL
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.50%) Couchbase
4 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (2.50%) JIRA
2 3 (2.50%) Selenium
3 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (17.50%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Banking
3 7 (5.83%) Games
4 6 (5.00%) Law
5 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (30.00%) Analyst
2 23 (19.17%) Support Engineer
3 22 (18.33%) Applications Support
3 22 (18.33%) Support Analyst
4 18 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Service Analyst
6 12 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (9.17%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Applications Support Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Network Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Security Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Applications Support
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Security Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) Node.js
2 9 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (2.50%) LAMP
3 3 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.67%) Qt
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.83%) CSS
5 1 (0.83%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.83%) HTML
5 1 (0.83%) HTML5
5 1 (0.83%) jQuery
5 1 (0.83%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.83%) LDAP
5 1 (0.83%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.83%) Universal Windows Platform
5 1 (0.83%) Web Services
5 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (15.83%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.83%) Clustering
5 6 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.50%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.50%) Online Games
6 3 (2.50%) PKI
6 3 (2.50%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.50%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.67%) FMCG
7 2 (1.67%) Wiki
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (46.67%) Linux
2 49 (40.83%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.33%) Unix
4 12 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.50%) Windows 10
6 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.00%) CentOS
9 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.33%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.50%) Android
11 3 (2.50%) Debian
12 2 (1.67%) HPUX
12 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.83%) ITIL
2 40 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (17.50%) Configuration Management
5 18 (15.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 17 (14.17%) Change Management
6 17 (14.17%) SIEM
7 16 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 16 (13.33%) ITIL V3
7 16 (13.33%) Task Automation
8 15 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 15 (12.50%) Project Management
9 13 (10.83%) Patch Management
10 12 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 12 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
10 12 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
11 11 (9.17%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (9.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.00%) SQL
2 23 (19.17%) Java
3 16 (13.33%) C++
3 16 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 16 (13.33%) Ruby
4 13 (10.83%) PHP
5 12 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (10.00%) Python
6 11 (9.17%) Groovy
7 5 (4.17%) Perl
8 4 (3.33%) C#
8 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) CCNP
1 16 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 11 (9.17%) CCDP
2 11 (9.17%) CISSP
3 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.17%) CCNA
6 3 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.50%) MCSE
6 3 (2.50%) SSCP
7 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.83%) MCITP
8 1 (0.83%) RHCA
8 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.00%) QA
3 4 (3.33%) SLA
4 3 (2.50%) GDPR
5 2 (1.67%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (18.33%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.83%) Firmware
5 9 (7.50%) Varnish
5 9 (7.50%) XenApp
6 5 (4.17%) Docker
6 5 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.33%) VirtualBox
7 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.67%) LXC
9 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (12.50%) Nagios
2 11 (9.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (9.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (9.17%) Nessus
2 11 (9.17%) TrustSec
3 9 (7.50%) Grafana
3 9 (7.50%) Graphite
3 9 (7.50%) HAProxy
4 6 (5.00%) SCCM
5 5 (4.17%) SCOM
6 4 (3.33%) Kubernetes
6 4 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.33%) Rancher
7 3 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.50%) Puppet
7 3 (2.50%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.67%) CFEngine
8 2 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.83%) Graylog
Vendors
1 32 (26.67%) VMware
2 26 (21.67%) Cisco
3 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (19.17%) Citrix
5 18 (15.00%) Capita
6 11 (9.17%) Remedy
7 10 (8.33%) HP
7 10 (8.33%) Oracle
8 5 (4.17%) SAP
9 4 (3.33%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.33%) F5
9 4 (3.33%) NetApp
9 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.33%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.50%) New Relic
11 2 (1.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (1.67%) Apple
11 2 (1.67%) Dell
11 2 (1.67%) Veritas
12 1 (0.83%) Motorola