The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 43 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.53% 4.36% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.39% 7.32% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 3
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
219 328 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.16% 59.64% 56.50%
Number of salaries quoted 185 291 201
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,225 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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Salary Trend in Leicester

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (95.00%) IIS
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Clustering
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (95.00%) Hyper-V
3 18 (90.00%) SCCM
3 18 (90.00%) Data Protection
3 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (85.00%) MS Exchange
4 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (85.00%) Altiris
4 17 (85.00%) Incident Management
4 17 (85.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (85.00%) SCOM
4 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
4 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (80.00%) Change Management
5 16 (80.00%) HP
5 16 (80.00%) Dell
5 16 (80.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) SSL
7 2 (10.00%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 19 (95.00%) IIS
2 17 (85.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
3 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Data Protection
2 17 (85.00%) Incident Management
2 17 (85.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
3 16 (80.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (95.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) SCCM
2 17 (85.00%) SCOM
3 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Altiris
3 16 (80.00%) HP
3 16 (80.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 3 days ago