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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 40 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.70% 6.49% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 13.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £60,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
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
142 128 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.65% 48.85% 70.35%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 124
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PowerShell
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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Server Operations Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Legato
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) VMware