The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.40% 0.87% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 1.04% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -48.83%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
91 96 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 63.64% 83.48% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 86 75
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMS
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Dell

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) VMS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft