Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Helens 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Merseyside > St Helens
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 58.97% 21.21% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.31% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 19
St Helens median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £35,000 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +18.06% +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 St Helens with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
St Helens
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 29 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 74.36% 21.21% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 4
St Helens median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +25.00% +36.59%
10th Percentile £22,500 £32,000 £20,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £35,000 £46,875
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year - +18.52% -3.57%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in St Helens

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in St Helens

Windows
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Salary trend for Windows in St Helens

Windows
Salary Histogram in St Helens

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in St Helens over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in St Helens

For the 6 months to 21 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 St Helens region with a requirement for Windows.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (91.30%) TDD
1 21 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (78.26%) NUnit
2 18 (78.26%) WinForms
2 18 (78.26%) Spring.NET
2 18 (78.26%) Dependency Injection
2 18 (78.26%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (78.26%) MSTest
2 18 (78.26%) Kanban
2 18 (78.26%) MVVM
2 18 (78.26%) Ninject
2 18 (78.26%) VB
2 18 (78.26%) VB.NET
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (78.26%) Broadband
2 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 18 (78.26%) Scrum
2 18 (78.26%) Unity DI Container
2 18 (78.26%) WPF
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2016
2 18 (78.26%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) QA
4 3 (13.04%) NuGet
4 3 (13.04%) Puppet

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Helens 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) MSTest
1 18 (78.26%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) NuGet
General
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) .NET Developer
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Administrator
2 1 (4.35%) Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (4.35%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Release Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
2 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Trainee
2 1 (4.35%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
1 18 (78.26%) Ninject
1 18 (78.26%) Spring.NET
1 18 (78.26%) Unity DI Container
1 18 (78.26%) WinForms
1 18 (78.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (91.30%) TDD
2 18 (78.26%) Dependency Injection
2 18 (78.26%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (78.26%) Kanban
2 18 (78.26%) MVVM
2 18 (78.26%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) VB
1 18 (78.26%) VB.NET
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.35%) CCENT
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ansible
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos