The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 55 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.51% - 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
PowerShell
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
326 370 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.79% 57.81% 65.07%
Number of salaries quoted 283 344 373
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Merseyside

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Merseyside

PowerShell
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Liverpool - 6 £57,500 -
St Helens - 2 - -
Wirral - 1 £38,000 -
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 30 (81.08%) HP
2 21 (56.76%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (54.05%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (54.05%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (54.05%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (54.05%) vCloud
3 20 (54.05%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (54.05%) VMware ESX
3 20 (54.05%) SAN
4 19 (51.35%) EMC
4 19 (51.35%) NetApp
4 19 (51.35%) Client/Server
4 19 (51.35%) VMFS
5 18 (48.65%) Capacity Management
5 18 (48.65%) VMware Server
5 18 (48.65%) SLA
5 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 18 (48.65%) CA
5 18 (48.65%) Change Management
5 18 (48.65%) e-Health
6 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
6 16 (43.24%) DNS
7 15 (40.54%) Firewall
8 14 (37.84%) LDAP
9 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
10 10 (27.03%) IBM
10 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.03%) Dell

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 20 (54.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) SAN
2 16 (43.24%) DNS
3 15 (40.54%) Firewall
4 14 (37.84%) LDAP
5 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
6 9 (24.32%) Kerberos
6 9 (24.32%) IPsec
7 7 (18.92%) DMZ
7 7 (18.92%) DHCP
8 5 (13.51%) SSL
8 5 (13.51%) Intranet
8 5 (13.51%) Internet
8 5 (13.51%) VLAN
8 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.70%) HTTP
9 1 (2.70%) LAN
9 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) MySQL
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (13.51%) Multimedia
1 5 (13.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Consultant
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Consultant
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Support
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (18.92%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Technician
4 5 (13.51%) ICT Technician
5 1 (2.70%) Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.70%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Client/Server
2 18 (48.65%) e-Health
3 9 (24.32%) PKI
4 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.51%) VLE
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
4 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) ITIL
2 20 (54.05%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (54.05%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (48.65%) Capacity Management
3 18 (48.65%) Change Management
4 9 (24.32%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (13.51%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.70%) Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
2 6 (16.22%) VB
3 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) MCSE
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (27.03%) MCITP
2 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (54.05%) VMware ESX
2 20 (54.05%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (54.05%) vCloud
3 19 (51.35%) VMFS
4 18 (48.65%) VMware Server
5 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
6 9 (24.32%) NFS
7 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.70%) XenApp
8 1 (2.70%) XenServer
8 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) HP SIM
2 6 (16.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) HP
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) EMC
3 19 (51.35%) NetApp
4 18 (48.65%) CA
5 10 (27.03%) Dell
5 10 (27.03%) IBM
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec