The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 100 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 21 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.19% 1.21% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 2.20% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 22
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £32,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
907 954 1374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.36% 54.92% 59.71%
Number of salaries quoted 737 827 1249
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PowerShell
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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 -16 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Chester -6 3 £60,000 +73.91%
Crewe - 3 - -
Knutsford - 3 - -
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) Citrix
3 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) XenApp
4 13 (32.50%) XenDesktop
4 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 12 (30.00%) VBScript
5 12 (30.00%) Python
6 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
6 11 (27.50%) Change Management
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) Perl
8 9 (22.50%) Oracle
8 9 (22.50%) IIS
8 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
8 9 (22.50%) Finance
9 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (20.00%) SAN
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
10 7 (17.50%) QA
10 7 (17.50%) Change Control
10 7 (17.50%) C#
10 7 (17.50%) Ruby

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (22.50%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) LDAP
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) LAN
4 4 (10.00%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
5 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 3 (7.50%) VoIP
5 3 (7.50%) ISDN
5 3 (7.50%) VLAN
5 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (15.00%) DB2
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Consultant
1 6 (15.00%) Release Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) DBA
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Software Packager
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Applications Packager
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Application Packaging
1 6 (15.00%) Software Packaging
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (7.50%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (7.50%) UNIX
6 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (27.50%) Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
3 7 (17.50%) Change Control
4 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.00%) Workflow
6 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Data Management
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
3 12 (30.00%) VBScript
3 12 (30.00%) Python
4 10 (25.00%) Perl
5 7 (17.50%) Ruby
5 7 (17.50%) C#
6 6 (15.00%) VB
7 4 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.00%) C
8 3 (7.50%) Java
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) HND
2 6 (15.00%) ISEB
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) XenApp
2 13 (32.50%) XenDesktop
3 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.50%) Xen
7 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Legato
1 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (35.00%) Citrix
1 14 (35.00%) VMware
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 6 (15.00%) Sybase
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco
3 6 (15.00%) AppSense
3 6 (15.00%) Remedy
4 4 (10.00%) Dell
4 4 (10.00%) Fujitsu
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) JBoss
5 3 (7.50%) Sony
5 3 (7.50%) Avaya
5 3 (7.50%) CommVault
6 2 (5.00%) Teradata
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Sage
7 1 (2.50%) IronPort
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: On application + excellent package
Posted: 8 days ago