The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 46 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.75% - 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% - 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
175 188 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.14% 62.67% 70.10%
Number of salaries quoted 168 160 135
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cheltenham region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
3 9 (69.23%) VBScript
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) DNS
6 6 (46.15%) Sophos
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 6 (46.15%) MCSE
6 6 (46.15%) MCSA
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) NetApp
7 5 (38.46%) Symantec
7 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
7 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (38.46%) MCITP
7 5 (38.46%) WSUS
7 5 (38.46%) Zenoss
7 5 (38.46%) XenApp
7 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (38.46%) vSphere
7 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) SMTP
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) HTTP
5 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Server Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Services Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) COM
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) VBScript
2 4 (30.77%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) MCSA
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) XenApp
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Snort
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) BitLocker
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
1 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
1 5 (38.46%) WSUS
1 5 (38.46%) Zenoss
1 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Sophos
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy