The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 72 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 3 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 1.31% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 2.18% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 11
Average salary £43,401 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.82% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
PowerShell
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
334 596 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.58% 59.84% 59.91%
Number of salaries quoted 289 548 375
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Leicestershire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +10 3 £43,401 +11.28%
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 23 (88.46%) IIS
2 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Clustering
2 23 (88.46%) Data Protection
2 23 (88.46%) Hyper-V
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (84.62%) SCCM
3 22 (84.62%) VMware
3 22 (84.62%) Incident Management
3 22 (84.62%) Problem Management
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 22 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 22 (84.62%) TCP/IP
3 22 (84.62%) Change Management
3 22 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (80.77%) Altiris
5 19 (73.08%) HP
5 19 (73.08%) Dell
6 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 13 (50.00%) SCOM
7 10 (38.46%) SAN
8 9 (34.62%) IBM
8 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
8 9 (34.62%) EMC
8 9 (34.62%) Retail
9 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 23 (88.46%) IIS
2 22 (84.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Data Protection
2 22 (84.62%) Change Management
2 22 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (84.62%) Incident Management
2 22 (84.62%) Problem Management
3 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security
4 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) VB
2 3 (11.54%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
1 23 (88.46%) Hyper-V
2 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) SCCM
2 13 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) VMware
3 21 (80.77%) Altiris
4 19 (73.08%) HP
4 19 (73.08%) Dell
5 9 (34.62%) EMC
5 9 (34.62%) IBM
6 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
6 3 (11.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp