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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 57 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +8
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 72 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.76% 1.06% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.99% 1.72% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 12 32
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
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
901 1045 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.00% 61.62% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 789 854 1254
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +19 16 £42,500 +70.00%
Macclesfield - 8 £40,000 -
Chester +19 7 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Runcorn -1 5 - -
Knutsford +4 4 £65,000 +27.45%
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 -
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 68 (73.91%) Windows
2 46 (50.00%) SQL
3 36 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (36.96%) .NET
5 33 (35.87%) SAN
6 31 (33.70%) IIS
7 29 (31.52%) Active Directory
7 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (31.52%) TCP/IP
8 27 (29.35%) VMware
8 27 (29.35%) Clustering
8 27 (29.35%) Finance
8 27 (29.35%) MS Exchange
9 25 (27.17%) ITIL
10 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (22.83%) HTML
11 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
12 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
12 20 (21.74%) MCSE
12 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
13 19 (20.65%) DNS
13 19 (20.65%) T-SQL
13 19 (20.65%) VBScript
13 19 (20.65%) C#
13 19 (20.65%) MVC
13 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (33.70%) IIS
2 27 (29.35%) MS Exchange
3 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
6 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (5.43%) Node.js
8 4 (4.35%) Lync
9 3 (3.26%) Apache
10 2 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.09%) JBoss
11 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.87%) SAN
2 29 (31.52%) TCP/IP
3 19 (20.65%) DNS
4 17 (18.48%) SMTP
5 14 (15.22%) NAS
6 9 (9.78%) LAN
6 9 (9.78%) WAN
7 8 (8.70%) iSCSI
8 7 (7.61%) HTTP
9 6 (6.52%) VPN
10 3 (3.26%) Firewall
11 2 (2.17%) Network Security
11 2 (2.17%) SSL
11 2 (2.17%) DHCP
12 1 (1.09%) LDAP
12 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.26%) DB2
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (16.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 14 (15.22%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.43%) NUnit
4 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.43%) Mercurial
4 5 (5.43%) MSTest
4 5 (5.43%) SpecFlow
4 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.43%) Ant
General
1 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.17%) Publishing
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (20.65%) Developer
2 16 (17.39%) DBA
2 16 (17.39%) SQL DBA
3 13 (14.13%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Consultant
7 8 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
8 7 (7.61%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (5.43%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.35%) IT Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Test Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Team Leader
11 4 (4.35%) Citrix Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.96%) .NET
2 21 (22.83%) HTML
3 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
4 11 (11.96%) REST
5 7 (7.61%) Web Services
6 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.43%) WPF
7 5 (5.43%) jQuery
7 5 (5.43%) CSS
7 5 (5.43%) SOAP
7 5 (5.43%) Reactive Extensions
7 5 (5.43%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (5.43%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (5.43%) Gherkin
7 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.17%) XML
9 1 (1.09%) Middleware
9 1 (1.09%) J2EE
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) Clustering
2 13 (14.13%) Replication
3 12 (13.04%) Statistics
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.26%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.26%) EPoS
5 3 (3.26%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (73.91%) Windows
2 36 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.13%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.70%) Linux
7 5 (5.43%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.09%) Android
10 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) ITIL
2 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.65%) MVC
4 16 (17.39%) Migration
5 15 (16.30%) Load Balancing
6 13 (14.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (9.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (9.78%) Problem Management
9 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.52%) Test Scripting
10 6 (6.52%) SOA
10 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.43%) TDD
11 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.43%) Kanban
11 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.43%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (5.43%) MVVM
11 5 (5.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.65%) T-SQL
3 19 (20.65%) VBScript
3 19 (20.65%) C#
4 18 (19.57%) VB
5 16 (17.39%) Perl
6 14 (15.22%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.52%) Java
8 5 (5.43%) Ruby
9 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.09%) Python
10 1 (1.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) MCSE
1 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.13%) MCITP
3 7 (7.61%) Degree
4 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.35%) MCTS
5 3 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.26%) HND
5 3 (3.26%) MCSA
6 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.09%) RHCE
7 1 (1.09%) CCNA
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (31.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.13%) Hyper-V
2 13 (14.13%) XenApp
2 13 (14.13%) VMware ESX
3 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 8 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.43%) Docker
6 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.35%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (14.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (5.43%) Vagrant
3 5 (5.43%) Puppet
4 4 (4.35%) SCCM
4 4 (4.35%) EdgeSight
5 2 (2.17%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.09%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) VMware
2 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.48%) Citrix
4 15 (16.30%) IronPort
4 15 (16.30%) Symantec
5 13 (14.13%) EMC
6 9 (9.78%) HP
7 8 (8.70%) Cisco
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle
9 4 (4.35%) NETGEAR
9 4 (4.35%) AppSense
9 4 (4.35%) Fujitsu
10 3 (3.26%) Sybase
11 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.09%) McAfee
12 1 (1.09%) Wyse
12 1 (1.09%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.09%) IBM
12 1 (1.09%) Dell
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 18 days ago