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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 93 108 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 28 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.62% 0.94% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 1.78% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 18
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £33,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £46,500 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
948 1012 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 54.96% 52.96% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 794 819 799
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +11 15 £38,750 +13.97% 1
Crewe -3 4 £18,000 -48.57%
Runcorn - 3 - -
Knutsford -3 2 - -
Chester -8 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Wilmslow - 1 - -
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) SQL
2 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
3 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (42.11%) DNS
4 24 (42.11%) Windows 7
5 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (38.60%) DHCP
6 22 (38.60%) VMware
7 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 21 (36.84%) ITIL
8 20 (35.09%) MCSE
8 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (29.82%) Finance
11 16 (28.07%) Replication
11 16 (28.07%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
11 16 (28.07%) ETL
11 16 (28.07%) C#
11 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
11 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (26.32%) VPN
12 15 (26.32%) Degree
13 14 (24.56%) VLAN
13 14 (24.56%) Cisco
13 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (22.81%) T-SQL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (12.28%) IIS
6 6 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (5.26%) Lync
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.26%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Primavera
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.11%) DNS
2 22 (38.60%) DHCP
3 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 15 (26.32%) VPN
5 14 (24.56%) VLAN
6 12 (21.05%) Wireless
7 11 (19.30%) SAN
8 10 (17.54%) LAN
8 10 (17.54%) WAN
9 9 (15.79%) VDSL
9 9 (15.79%) ADSL
9 9 (15.79%) NAS
10 5 (8.77%) Firewall
11 4 (7.02%) SSL
12 2 (3.51%) HTTP
12 2 (3.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (28.07%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
4 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
6 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.26%) MySQL
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (3.51%) OLAP
9 2 (3.51%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Financial Institution
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 7 (12.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
1 16 (28.07%) DBA
2 12 (21.05%) IT Manager
2 12 (21.05%) SQL DBA
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Team Leader
5 7 (12.28%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) IT Support
6 6 (10.53%) Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support
7 5 (8.77%) Desktop Team Leader
7 5 (8.77%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Database Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
1 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
1 4 (7.02%) WCF
2 3 (5.26%) WebCenter
3 2 (3.51%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Replication
2 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) EPoS
3 7 (12.28%) Thin Client
3 7 (12.28%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.02%) Statistics
5 3 (5.26%) Life Science
5 3 (5.26%) Clustering
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.51%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.75%) iPhone
7 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (5.26%) Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Android
9 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) ITIL
2 16 (28.07%) ETL
3 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
3 11 (19.30%) Database Mirroring
4 9 (15.79%) Database Security
4 9 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (15.79%) Change Management
4 9 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 9 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (12.28%) Process Management
5 7 (12.28%) Line Management
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.02%) MVC
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) SQL
2 16 (28.07%) C#
3 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.26%) Prolog
6 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.51%) VBA
6 2 (3.51%) VBScript
6 2 (3.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (35.09%) MCSE
3 15 (26.32%) Degree
4 13 (22.81%) MCITP
5 12 (21.05%) MCTS
5 12 (21.05%) MCSA
6 9 (15.79%) CCNA
6 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (15.79%) MCP
6 9 (15.79%) JNCIA
7 7 (12.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (12.28%) HND
8 3 (5.26%) OCP
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) Terminal Server
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.51%) XenApp
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) vCloud
7 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) VMware
2 14 (24.56%) Cisco
3 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.79%) HP
4 9 (15.79%) Dell
4 9 (15.79%) IBM
4 9 (15.79%) Juniper
5 5 (8.77%) Symantec
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix
7 3 (5.26%) CommVault
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37500 - £43500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago