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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 55 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.21% 1.57% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 2.39% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
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
276 418 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.87% 65.72% 63.14%
Number of salaries quoted 214 383 308
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 19 December 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 +17 6 £45,000 +104.54%
PowerShell
North West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (43.75%) HP
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
1 7 (43.75%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (37.50%) VMFS
2 6 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (37.50%) vCloud
2 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 6 (37.50%) e-Health
2 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) EMC
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) CA
2 6 (37.50%) NetApp
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) SCCM
4 4 (25.00%) DNS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) LDAP
3 3 (18.75%) DMZ
3 3 (18.75%) Intranet
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (18.75%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) OLAP
2 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Spotfire
2 3 (18.75%) QlikView
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Technician
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) ICT Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) Mason
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) WebSockets
2 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 6 (37.50%) e-Health
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) VLE
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) RUP
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (12.50%) MCTS
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (37.50%) VMFS
1 6 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (37.50%) vCloud
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) EMC
2 6 (37.50%) CA
2 6 (37.50%) NetApp
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
5 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago