The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 96 139 123
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 74 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.26% 1.21% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 2.47% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66 23 23
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1675 1779 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.18% 48.78% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1493 1208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Leeds

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Leeds

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 59 (55.66%) Windows
2 58 (54.72%) Active Directory
3 51 (48.11%) VMware
4 48 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 44 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (36.79%) Cisco
7 37 (34.91%) Linux
8 36 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (32.08%) Puppet
10 33 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (31.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 32 (30.19%) Release Management
11 32 (30.19%) Cisco IOS
11 32 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (30.19%) Bash Shell
11 32 (30.19%) Red Hat
11 32 (30.19%) Perl
12 29 (27.36%) SharePoint
12 29 (27.36%) MS Excel
13 26 (24.53%) MS Exchange
14 24 (22.64%) SQL
15 23 (21.70%) ITIL
15 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (18.87%) DevOps
18 19 (17.92%) Git (software)
19 18 (16.98%) SCCM
19 18 (16.98%) Continuous Delivery
19 18 (16.98%) Citrix

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 33 (31.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 29 (27.36%) SharePoint
3 26 (24.53%) MS Exchange
4 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (13.21%) IIS
6 13 (12.26%) Lync
7 4 (3.77%) IBM Notes
7 4 (3.77%) SAS
8 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.94%) JBoss
9 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (27.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.32%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Office 365
2 5 (4.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.19%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (10.38%) Unified Communications
3 7 (6.60%) DNS
4 6 (5.66%) SAN
5 4 (3.77%) NAS
5 4 (3.77%) Internet
5 4 (3.77%) DHCP
6 2 (1.89%) LAN
6 2 (1.89%) WAN
6 2 (1.89%) Firewall
7 1 (0.94%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.77%) MS Access
6 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.94%) MySQL
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP
7 1 (0.94%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.94%) QlikView
7 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (6.60%) Retail
2 4 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (0.94%) Back Office
3 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Systems Administrator
1 35 (33.02%) Administrator
2 15 (14.15%) Linux Administrator
2 15 (14.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 15 (14.15%) Windows Administrator
2 15 (14.15%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 9 (8.49%) Exchange Specialist
3 9 (8.49%) Messaging Specialist
3 9 (8.49%) Analyst
3 9 (8.49%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Specialist
4 6 (5.66%) Consultant
4 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (5.66%) Team Leader
4 6 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.72%) Applications Support
5 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (4.72%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (4.72%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.15%) .NET
2 10 (9.43%) XML
3 4 (3.77%) COM+
3 4 (3.77%) CSS
3 4 (3.77%) Web Services
4 3 (2.83%) XSLT
4 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.83%) REST
4 3 (2.83%) WCF
4 3 (2.83%) jQuery
5 1 (0.94%) WSH
5 1 (0.94%) ADO
5 1 (0.94%) MDX
5 1 (0.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.60%) NHS
4 6 (5.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.94%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) Statistics
5 1 (0.94%) CMDB
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (55.66%) Windows
2 44 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (34.91%) Linux
4 32 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (11.32%) Windows 7
8 8 (7.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.94%) UNIX
9 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) Release Management
2 23 (21.70%) ITIL
3 20 (18.87%) DevOps
4 18 (16.98%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (16.04%) Software Delivery
6 11 (10.38%) Network Load Balancing
7 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.49%) Migration
9 7 (6.60%) ITSM
10 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.72%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.77%) E-Discovery
12 4 (3.77%) Service Management
12 4 (3.77%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.83%) Asset Management
13 3 (2.83%) Document Management
13 3 (2.83%) Time Management
13 3 (2.83%) Performance Monitoring
13 3 (2.83%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.19%) Bash Shell
1 32 (30.19%) Perl
2 24 (22.64%) SQL
3 14 (13.21%) C#
4 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.55%) VB
6 4 (3.77%) VBA
7 2 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) VB6
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 5 (4.72%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 33 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.83%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.83%) UAG
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (32.08%) Puppet
2 18 (16.98%) SCCM
3 10 (9.43%) SCOM
4 5 (4.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.94%) Nagios
6 1 (0.94%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.94%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.94%) logstash
6 1 (0.94%) Graylog
Vendors
1 51 (48.11%) VMware
2 48 (45.28%) Microsoft
3 39 (36.79%) Cisco
4 32 (30.19%) Red Hat
5 18 (16.98%) Citrix
6 11 (10.38%) Postini
7 7 (6.60%) Google
8 5 (4.72%) Symantec
9 4 (3.77%) Lotus
9 4 (3.77%) Alterian
10 2 (1.89%) Intel
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle
11 1 (0.94%) NetApp
11 1 (0.94%) Apple
11 1 (0.94%) Splunk
11 1 (0.94%) Spiceworks
11 1 (0.94%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.94%) IronPort
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £27,500 DOE (negotiable), plus private healthcare
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