The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 49 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 10 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.07% - 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% - 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 14
Average salary £57,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
277 285 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.47% 59.87% 64.44%
Number of salaries quoted 243 268 313
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 33 (91.67%) HP
2 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (63.89%) Capacity Planning
4 21 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (55.56%) vCloud
5 20 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (55.56%) VMware ESX
5 20 (55.56%) Change Management
5 20 (55.56%) SLA
6 19 (52.78%) ITIL
7 18 (50.00%) Windows
7 18 (50.00%) Client/Server
7 18 (50.00%) SAN
7 18 (50.00%) CA
7 18 (50.00%) NetApp
7 18 (50.00%) EMC
7 18 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (50.00%) VMFS
8 17 (47.22%) Capacity Management
8 17 (47.22%) VMware Server
8 17 (47.22%) e-Health
9 15 (41.67%) Firewall
9 15 (41.67%) DNS
9 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
9 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
10 13 (36.11%) Kerberos
10 13 (36.11%) NFS
10 13 (36.11%) VB.NET
10 13 (36.11%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) SAN
2 15 (41.67%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) DNS
3 13 (36.11%) IPsec
3 13 (36.11%) Kerberos
4 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 10 (27.78%) LDAP
6 6 (16.67%) DMZ
7 2 (5.56%) LAN
7 2 (5.56%) WAN
7 2 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Consultant
1 11 (30.56%) Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 8 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (19.44%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (13.89%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Wintel Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) VMWare Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 17 (47.22%) e-Health
3 13 (36.11%) PKI
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (55.56%) Change Management
4 19 (52.78%) ITIL
5 17 (47.22%) Capacity Management
6 10 (27.78%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 10 (27.78%) MCITP
2 10 (27.78%) MCSE
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 20 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (55.56%) vCloud
3 18 (50.00%) VMFS
4 17 (47.22%) VMware Server
5 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 13 (36.11%) NFS
7 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.56%) XenServer
9 1 (2.78%) vSphere
9 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) HP
2 26 (72.22%) VMware
3 18 (50.00%) EMC
3 18 (50.00%) CA
3 18 (50.00%) NetApp
4 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) IBM
6 10 (27.78%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) Symantec
7 2 (5.56%) Kaspersky