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 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 69 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.58% 0.63% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.08% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Average salary £39,500 £26,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.05% -30.26%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
322 555 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.33% 58.30% 58.17%
Number of salaries quoted 270 512 365
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 31 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 +16 4 £39,500 +20.61%
PowerShell
East Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 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 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 17 (80.95%) IIS
3 17 (80.95%) VMware
3 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 16 (76.19%) Hyper-V
5 15 (71.43%) Data Protection
5 15 (71.43%) Clustering
6 14 (66.67%) Change Management
6 14 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (66.67%) SCCM
6 14 (66.67%) Incident Management
6 14 (66.67%) Problem Management
6 14 (66.67%) Dell
6 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
6 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (61.90%) HP
7 13 (61.90%) Altiris
8 11 (52.38%) Linux
9 9 (42.86%) SCOM
10 7 (33.33%) SAN
11 6 (28.57%) SQL
11 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
12 5 (23.81%) .NET
12 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
12 5 (23.81%) IBM

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 17 (80.95%) IIS
2 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 2 (9.52%) HTTP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
1 2 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) EqualLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 14 (66.67%) Change Management
2 14 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 14 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (76.19%) Hyper-V
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) SCCM
2 9 (42.86%) SCOM
3 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) VMware
3 14 (66.67%) Dell
4 13 (61.90%) HP
4 13 (61.90%) Altiris
5 5 (23.81%) EMC
5 5 (23.81%) IBM
6 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
7 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
7 2 (9.52%) NetApp