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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 51 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.98% 0.36% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 0.65% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £39,500 £32,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.61% -13.81%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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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
203 310 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 49.51% 56.57% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 177 287 216
Average salary £35,000 £38,800 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.79% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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 31 July 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) IIS
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
5 11 (64.71%) Dell
5 11 (64.71%) Linux
5 11 (64.71%) Data Protection
5 11 (64.71%) Clustering
6 10 (58.82%) Change Management
6 10 (58.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
6 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (58.82%) Problem Management
6 10 (58.82%) SCCM
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
6 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
6 10 (58.82%) HP
6 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (52.94%) SCOM
7 9 (52.94%) Altiris
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) .NET
10 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (17.65%) SAN
10 3 (17.65%) C#
10 3 (17.65%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (76.47%) IIS
2 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Data Protection
2 10 (58.82%) Problem Management
2 10 (58.82%) Change Management
2 10 (58.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Matrix Management
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VB
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) SCCM
2 9 (52.94%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) Dell
4 10 (58.82%) HP
5 9 (52.94%) Altiris
6 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
7 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
7 2 (11.76%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) EMC