The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
PowerShell
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
327 366 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 67.01% 64.78% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 277 336 258
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Lancashire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Junior DBA
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam