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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 52 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.40% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 0.28% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
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
318 361 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.79% 56.94% 65.57%
Number of salaries quoted 274 334 358
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 £28,625 £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 30 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 30 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 +16 6 £57,500 - 2
St Helens - 1 - -
Wirral - 1 £38,000 -
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 (78.95%) HP
2 21 (55.26%) VMware
2 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 21 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (52.63%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (52.63%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (52.63%) vCloud
3 20 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (52.63%) VMware ESX
3 20 (52.63%) SAN
4 19 (50.00%) EMC
4 19 (50.00%) NetApp
4 19 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 19 (50.00%) VMFS
5 18 (47.37%) Capacity Management
5 18 (47.37%) VMware Server
5 18 (47.37%) e-Health
5 18 (47.37%) Windows
5 18 (47.37%) CA
5 18 (47.37%) SLA
5 18 (47.37%) Change Management
6 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 16 (42.11%) DNS
7 15 (39.47%) Firewall
8 14 (36.84%) LDAP
9 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
9 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
10 10 (26.32%) MCSE
10 10 (26.32%) Dell

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (13.16%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) SAN
2 16 (42.11%) DNS
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) LDAP
5 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
6 9 (23.68%) Kerberos
6 9 (23.68%) IPsec
7 7 (18.42%) DMZ
7 7 (18.42%) DHCP
8 5 (13.16%) SSL
8 5 (13.16%) Intranet
8 5 (13.16%) Internet
8 5 (13.16%) VLAN
8 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.63%) HTTP
9 1 (2.63%) LAN
9 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (13.16%) Multimedia
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Consultant
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Technical Support
3 7 (18.42%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Technician
4 5 (13.16%) ICT Technician
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 18 (47.37%) e-Health
3 9 (23.68%) PKI
4 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.16%) VLE
5 1 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
4 5 (13.16%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 20 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (52.63%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (47.37%) Change Management
3 18 (47.37%) Capacity Management
4 9 (23.68%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (13.16%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.63%) Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) RUP
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.63%) High Availability
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
2 6 (15.79%) VB
3 5 (13.16%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) MCSE
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (26.32%) MCITP
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (47.37%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (52.63%) VMware ESX
2 20 (52.63%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (52.63%) vCloud
3 19 (50.00%) VMFS
4 18 (47.37%) VMware Server
5 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 9 (23.68%) NFS
7 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.63%) XenApp
8 1 (2.63%) XenServer
8 1 (2.63%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) HP SIM
2 6 (15.79%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) HP
2 21 (55.26%) VMware
3 19 (50.00%) NetApp
3 19 (50.00%) EMC
4 18 (47.37%) CA
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
6 10 (26.32%) IBM
6 10 (26.32%) Dell
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago