The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 27 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.59% - 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.59% - 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £42,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
PowerShell
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 65 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 47.31% 38.46% 60.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 66
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Halifax region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Halifax

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (50.00%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas