The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 50 46 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.34% 0.37% 7.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.72% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 14
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 138 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 61.17% 51.30% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 109 91 104
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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Salary Trend in Chester

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Chester

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware