Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 137 131 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 24.91% 18.56% 20.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.07% 74.43% 69.80%
Number of salaries quoted 123 103 115
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -9.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,250 £57,000
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +21.43%

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 169 176 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 30.73% 24.93% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 140 130 178
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,550 £25,675 £26,175
90th Percentile £53,675 £60,000 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +18.00%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 62 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 47 (34.31%) Windows Server
3 46 (33.58%) VMware
4 41 (29.93%) Active Directory
4 41 (29.93%) Linux
5 38 (27.74%) SQL Server
6 37 (27.01%) SQL
7 31 (22.63%) ITIL
7 31 (22.63%) Finance
8 27 (19.71%) Office 365
9 26 (18.98%) .NET
10 25 (18.25%) SOAP
11 24 (17.52%) T-SQL
11 24 (17.52%) Citrix
11 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (17.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (16.79%) Unix
12 23 (16.79%) MS Exchange
13 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
14 21 (15.33%) Microsoft Office
14 21 (15.33%) Hyper-V
15 20 (14.60%) Skype for Business
15 20 (14.60%) C#
16 18 (13.14%) Cisco
16 18 (13.14%) Problem Management
17 17 (12.41%) WCF
17 17 (12.41%) TDD
17 17 (12.41%) Web Services
17 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS

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 23 (16.79%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.60%) Skype for Business
3 15 (10.95%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.84%) IIS
6 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.19%) Apache
8 2 (1.46%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.73%) Confluence
9 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.73%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (15.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) SAP BPC
2 4 (2.92%) Relativity
3 3 (2.19%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (1.46%) iTrent
4 2 (1.46%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.73%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.71%) Office 365
2 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.73%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.73%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) SAN
2 12 (8.76%) Firewall
2 12 (8.76%) LAN
3 11 (8.03%) WAN
4 10 (7.30%) DNS
5 9 (6.57%) DHCP
6 8 (5.84%) VoIP
7 7 (5.11%) NetScaler
7 7 (5.11%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.19%) FCoE
9 3 (2.19%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.19%) NAS
9 3 (2.19%) VPN
10 2 (1.46%) Internet
10 2 (1.46%) Skype
10 2 (1.46%) Wireless
11 1 (0.73%) FTP
11 1 (0.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.46%) MS Access
7 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.73%) DB2
8 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (10.95%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.30%) Cucumber
2 10 (7.30%) Selenium
3 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.57%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.57%) JIRA
3 9 (6.57%) SoapUI
4 8 (5.84%) Bugzilla
4 8 (5.84%) HP UFT
4 8 (5.84%) Subversion
4 8 (5.84%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.73%) Moq
6 1 (0.73%) NUnit
6 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (22.63%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) Banking
2 7 (5.11%) Legal
3 3 (2.19%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.46%) Law
5 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.73%) Games
5 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.55%) Analyst
2 20 (14.60%) Developer
3 16 (11.68%) C# Developer
4 15 (10.95%) .NET Developer
5 14 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (9.49%) IT Support
6 13 (9.49%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.57%) Technical Leader
8 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Automation Specialist
9 7 (5.11%) Cisco Support
9 7 (5.11%) Desktop Support
9 7 (5.11%) Technical Support
9 7 (5.11%) Unix Support
10 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.65%) Administrator
11 5 (3.65%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.98%) .NET
2 25 (18.25%) SOAP
3 17 (12.41%) WCF
3 17 (12.41%) Web Services
4 16 (11.68%) .NET Framework
4 16 (11.68%) RESTful
5 10 (7.30%) Gherkin
6 8 (5.84%) REST
7 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.46%) Middleware
8 1 (0.73%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.73%) Ember.js
8 1 (0.73%) Ninject
8 1 (0.73%) Node.js
8 1 (0.73%) React
8 1 (0.73%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) PMI
2 9 (6.57%) Clustering
3 8 (5.84%) iPhone
3 8 (5.84%) Mainframe
3 8 (5.84%) Robotics
4 7 (5.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.65%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.65%) e-Learning
5 5 (3.65%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.65%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.92%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.19%) iPad
8 2 (1.46%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.46%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.46%) PKI
8 2 (1.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.73%) EPoS
9 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.31%) Windows Server
2 41 (29.93%) Linux
3 24 (17.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (16.79%) Unix
5 16 (11.68%) Windows 7
6 14 (10.22%) Windows 10
7 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (8.03%) AIX
9 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.92%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.19%) Android
11 3 (2.19%) CentOS
11 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.46%) Debian
12 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.63%) ITIL
2 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.14%) Problem Management
4 17 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (12.41%) TDD
5 16 (11.68%) BDD
6 15 (10.95%) Acceptance Criteria
7 12 (8.76%) Test Automation
8 11 (8.03%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (6.57%) Computer Science
11 8 (5.84%) Coaching
11 8 (5.84%) Due Diligence
11 8 (5.84%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.84%) Manual Testing
11 8 (5.84%) Procedural Programming
11 8 (5.84%) Release Management
11 8 (5.84%) Robotic Process Automation
12 7 (5.11%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.01%) SQL
2 24 (17.52%) T-SQL
3 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
4 20 (14.60%) C#
5 10 (7.30%) Java
6 9 (6.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.11%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.38%) Python
9 5 (3.65%) Perl
10 2 (1.46%) C++
11 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.73%) PHP
11 1 (0.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) PMI Certification
2 12 (8.76%) Degree
3 7 (5.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.92%) EnCE
5 4 (2.92%) GCFA
5 4 (2.92%) GCFE
5 4 (2.92%) GIAC
5 4 (2.92%) GREM
6 3 (2.19%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.19%) MCP
6 3 (2.19%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.46%) HND
7 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.46%) MCDST
7 2 (1.46%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.73%) MOS
8 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.92%) GDPR
3 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (29.93%) Active Directory
2 24 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (15.33%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.03%) XenApp
5 7 (5.11%) PowerHA
5 7 (5.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (5.11%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.65%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.19%) NFS
8 3 (2.19%) vSphere
9 1 (0.73%) Firmware
9 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.73%) Varnish
9 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (7.30%) SCCM
2 5 (3.65%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.92%) EnCase
3 4 (2.92%) FTK
4 3 (2.19%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.19%) Puppet
4 3 (2.19%) vRealize
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.46%) Nagios
5 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.46%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.73%) Grafana
6 1 (0.73%) Graphite
6 1 (0.73%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.73%) Salt
6 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.73%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 46 (33.58%) VMware
3 24 (17.52%) Citrix
4 18 (13.14%) Cisco
5 14 (10.22%) NetApp
6 8 (5.84%) Blue Prism
6 8 (5.84%) CA Agile Central
6 8 (5.84%) Micro Focus
6 8 (5.84%) SolarWinds
7 7 (5.11%) IBM
7 7 (5.11%) Intel
7 7 (5.11%) Oracle
8 6 (4.38%) SAP
9 5 (3.65%) EMC
9 5 (3.65%) Veritas
9 5 (3.65%) Virgin Media
10 4 (2.92%) Avaya
10 4 (2.92%) Nuix
10 4 (2.92%) Remedy
11 3 (2.19%) HP