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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 107 83 113
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 18 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.93% 2.07% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 3.61% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 20
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
1022 914 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.73% 57.45% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 828 802 1118
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -10 10 £34,000 -26.24%
Crewe - 5 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 3 - -
Chester -20 2 £60,000 +73.91%
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Citrix
2 21 (48.84%) XenApp
3 20 (46.51%) XenDesktop
3 20 (46.51%) SQL
4 18 (41.86%) VMware
5 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
5 16 (37.21%) VBScript
6 14 (32.56%) Finance
6 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
7 13 (30.23%) IIS
8 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
10 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (23.26%) VB
10 10 (23.26%) AppSense
11 9 (20.93%) Change Management
11 9 (20.93%) Degree
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle
11 9 (20.93%) Python
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (18.60%) SAN
12 8 (18.60%) Perl
12 8 (18.60%) Fujitsu
12 8 (18.60%) Retail
12 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
12 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (30.23%) IIS
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.30%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) SAN
2 6 (13.95%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.98%) LDAP
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
5 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) DB2
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Retail
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Consultant
2 8 (18.60%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Release Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Development Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Development Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Packager
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Packager
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) DBA
5 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Server Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Application Packaging
1 6 (13.95%) Software Packaging
2 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (6.98%) Middleware
4 2 (4.65%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
1 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.98%) UNIX
7 2 (4.65%) Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) VMS
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (20.93%) Change Management
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
4 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (13.95%) Change Control
5 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.30%) Workflow
6 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
6 4 (9.30%) Regression Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Security Management
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Management
7 3 (6.98%) Data Management
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
2 16 (37.21%) VBScript
3 10 (23.26%) VB
4 9 (20.93%) Python
5 8 (18.60%) Perl
6 7 (16.28%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) C#
7 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.30%) C++
8 4 (9.30%) C
9 3 (6.98%) Java
9 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) HND
3 6 (13.95%) MCSE
3 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) XenApp
2 20 (46.51%) XenDesktop
3 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
4 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (16.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Legato
1 1 (2.33%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Citrix
2 18 (41.86%) VMware
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) AppSense
5 9 (20.93%) Oracle
6 8 (18.60%) Fujitsu
7 6 (13.95%) HP
7 6 (13.95%) Remedy
7 6 (13.95%) Sybase
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco
8 3 (6.98%) JBoss
9 2 (4.65%) EMC
10 1 (2.33%) Dell
10 1 (2.33%) IronPort
10 1 (2.33%) IBM
10 1 (2.33%) NetApp
10 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.33%) Sage
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