The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 41 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.77% 1.53% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 2.42% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.58%
Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
181 248 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 69.88% 63.43% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 141 159 108
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
PowerShell
Cheshire

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

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Teradata
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Legato
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) FMCG
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Sybase
5 1 (20.00%) DB2

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Teradata
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase