The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 114 86 114
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 18 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.92% 1.99% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 3.37% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 19
Average salary £36,250 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.07% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £43,200 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
PowerShell
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1022 919 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.25% 58.87% 57.79%
Number of salaries quoted 840 802 1062
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Cheshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -7 10 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Crewe - 5 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 3 - - 1
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 - 2
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) Citrix
3 21 (46.67%) XenApp
4 20 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 19 (42.22%) VMware
6 18 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 16 (35.56%) VBScript
8 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.11%) Finance
8 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
9 13 (28.89%) IIS
10 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
11 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (24.44%) VB
12 10 (22.22%) AppSense
12 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (20.00%) Change Management
13 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.00%) Degree
13 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (20.00%) SAN
14 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
14 8 (17.78%) Oracle
14 8 (17.78%) Python
14 8 (17.78%) Fujitsu
14 8 (17.78%) Retail
14 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (28.89%) IIS
2 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (15.56%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) LDAP
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) SMTP
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) DB2
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.44%) MySQL
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Retail
2 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Consultant
2 8 (17.78%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Release Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.11%) DBA
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Development Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Packager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Packager
7 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Server Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Application Packaging
1 6 (13.33%) Software Packaging
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) J2EE
3 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.22%) VMS
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (20.00%) Change Management
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 6 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (13.33%) Change Control
5 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) Security Management
6 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Data Management
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Management
8 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 16 (35.56%) VBScript
4 11 (24.44%) VB
5 8 (17.78%) Python
6 7 (15.56%) Ruby
6 7 (15.56%) Perl
6 7 (15.56%) C#
7 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.89%) C++
8 4 (8.89%) C
9 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.44%) PHP
10 2 (4.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) MCSE
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.33%) ISEB
4 6 (13.33%) HND
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.44%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) MCTS
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) XenApp
2 20 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
6 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.22%) Xen
7 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.22%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (2.22%) Legato
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Citrix
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.22%) AppSense
5 8 (17.78%) Oracle
5 8 (17.78%) Fujitsu
6 7 (15.56%) HP
6 7 (15.56%) Cisco
7 6 (13.33%) Remedy
7 6 (13.33%) Sybase
8 3 (6.67%) EMC
9 2 (4.44%) JBoss
10 1 (2.22%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.22%) IronPort
10 1 (2.22%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.22%) Sage
10 1 (2.22%) IBM
10 1 (2.22%) Dell
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