The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 40 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 28 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.40% - 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.93% - 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 22
Average salary £57,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
353 383 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.42% 61.18% 63.39%
Number of salaries quoted 310 352 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PowerShell
North West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 - 22 £57,500 -
St Helens - 5 - -
Wirral - 1 £38,000 -
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 34 (79.07%) HP
2 26 (60.47%) VMware
2 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (58.14%) ITIL
3 25 (58.14%) Windows
4 23 (53.49%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (53.49%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
5 21 (48.84%) DNS
5 21 (48.84%) SLA
6 20 (46.51%) VMware ESX
6 20 (46.51%) Firewall
6 20 (46.51%) Change Management
6 20 (46.51%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (46.51%) vCloud
7 19 (44.19%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (44.19%) SAN
8 18 (41.86%) CA
8 18 (41.86%) NetApp
8 18 (41.86%) EMC
8 18 (41.86%) Client/Server
8 18 (41.86%) VMFS
9 17 (39.53%) Capacity Management
9 17 (39.53%) VMware Server
9 17 (39.53%) e-Health
10 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
10 15 (34.88%) LDAP
11 13 (30.23%) VB.NET
11 13 (30.23%) .NET
11 13 (30.23%) Kerberos

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (11.63%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 19 (44.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) DNS
2 20 (46.51%) Firewall
3 19 (44.19%) SAN
4 15 (34.88%) LDAP
5 13 (30.23%) Kerberos
5 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
5 13 (30.23%) IPsec
6 8 (18.60%) DHCP
7 7 (16.28%) DMZ
8 5 (11.63%) VLAN
8 5 (11.63%) SSL
8 5 (11.63%) Intranet
8 5 (11.63%) Internet
8 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.65%) LAN
9 2 (4.65%) WAN
10 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (11.63%) Marketing
1 5 (11.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Consultant
1 11 (25.58%) Consultant
2 9 (20.93%) Technical Support
3 8 (18.60%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (16.28%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) ICT Technician
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Technician
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) VMWare Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Wintel Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) DBA
8 1 (2.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Client/Server
2 17 (39.53%) e-Health
3 13 (30.23%) PKI
4 5 (11.63%) VLE
4 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
4 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) ITIL
2 23 (53.49%) Capacity Planning
2 23 (53.49%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (46.51%) Change Management
4 17 (39.53%) Capacity Management
5 10 (23.26%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (11.63%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.65%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.33%) High Availability
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.33%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) VB.NET
2 7 (16.28%) VB
3 5 (11.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) MCITP
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (25.58%) MCSE
3 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
3 20 (46.51%) VMware ESX
3 20 (46.51%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (46.51%) vCloud
4 18 (41.86%) VMFS
5 17 (39.53%) VMware Server
6 13 (30.23%) NFS
7 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.65%) XenServer
9 1 (2.33%) vSphere
9 1 (2.33%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (2.33%) XenApp
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) HP SIM
2 6 (13.95%) SCCM
3 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.33%) MOM
4 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) HP
2 26 (60.47%) VMware
3 18 (41.86%) CA
3 18 (41.86%) NetApp
3 18 (41.86%) EMC
4 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
5 11 (25.58%) Dell
5 11 (25.58%) IBM
6 6 (13.95%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.65%) Symantec