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 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 28 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.17% 0.87% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.60% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
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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
106 160 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 47.96% 69.57% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 89 130 208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
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 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 19 days ago