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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 29 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.79% 0.43% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,370
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -0.96%
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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
110 159 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.33% 68.24% 74.13%
Number of salaries quoted 92 127 171
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Server Operations Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
1 5 (83.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Legato
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) IBM