The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 151 209 214
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 100 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.52% 0.66% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 1.16% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 80 34 35
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £49,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PowerShell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3431 4042 4373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.06% 56.40% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2907 3468 3816
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in the North West

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in the North West

PowerShell
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Manchester +53 65 £40,000 -3.03% 12
Cheshire +23 34 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Merseyside 0 1 £31,500 -16.00% 2
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 157 (74.06%) Windows
2 103 (48.58%) SQL
3 95 (44.81%) Microsoft
4 92 (43.40%) VMware
5 90 (42.45%) Active Directory
6 76 (35.85%) SQL Server
7 74 (34.91%) DNS
8 68 (32.08%) MS Exchange
9 60 (28.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 60 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 59 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (27.83%) TCP/IP
11 56 (26.42%) MCSE
11 56 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (25.47%) ITIL
12 54 (25.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 53 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 53 (25.00%) SAN
14 51 (24.06%) DHCP
15 46 (21.70%) MS Excel
16 45 (21.23%) Windows 7
17 44 (20.75%) Finance
18 42 (19.81%) SharePoint
19 40 (18.87%) Firewall
19 40 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 39 (18.40%) Performance Tuning
21 38 (17.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 37 (17.45%) IIS
23 36 (16.98%) HP
24 35 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 68 (32.08%) MS Exchange
2 42 (19.81%) SharePoint
3 37 (17.45%) IIS
4 33 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (11.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.42%) Node.js
9 3 (1.42%) Apache
10 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.94%) nginx
10 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.94%) Lync
11 1 (0.47%) CMS
11 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 46 (21.70%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.49%) MS Office
3 5 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.32%) Office 365
2 19 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.83%) Mimecast
4 4 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (34.91%) DNS
2 59 (27.83%) TCP/IP
3 53 (25.00%) SAN
4 51 (24.06%) DHCP
5 40 (18.87%) Firewall
6 35 (16.51%) WAN
7 31 (14.62%) LAN
8 25 (11.79%) NAS
9 23 (10.85%) VLAN
10 21 (9.91%) VPN
11 15 (7.08%) SMTP
12 13 (6.13%) MPLS
12 13 (6.13%) Wireless
13 9 (4.25%) iSCSI
13 9 (4.25%) Internet
14 8 (3.77%) HTTP
14 8 (3.77%) ADSL
14 8 (3.77%) VDSL
15 7 (3.30%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (3.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (17.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (14.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (6.13%) OLAP
7 13 (6.13%) OLAP Cube
8 11 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.25%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.42%) MySQL
11 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.94%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.94%) QlikView
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (8.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 18 (8.49%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.19%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.42%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.42%) MSTest
5 3 (1.42%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.42%) NUnit
5 3 (1.42%) Ant
5 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.94%) Toad
6 2 (0.94%) MSI
7 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 44 (20.75%) Finance
2 12 (5.66%) Retail
3 6 (2.83%) Publishing
3 6 (2.83%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.36%) Marketing
5 3 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (15.09%) Developer
2 29 (13.68%) DBA
3 27 (12.74%) SQL DBA
4 22 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (10.38%) Support Engineer
5 18 (8.49%) SQL Server DBA
6 16 (7.55%) Analyst
7 15 (7.08%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.60%) Administrator
9 13 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (6.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (4.72%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.25%) Consultant
11 9 (4.25%) Environment Manager
11 9 (4.25%) Senior SQL DBA
11 9 (4.25%) Senior DBA
11 9 (4.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (3.77%) IT Manager
12 8 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.57%) .NET
2 27 (12.74%) Web Services
3 21 (9.91%) HTML
4 19 (8.96%) ASP.NET
5 14 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (6.13%) .NET Framework
7 12 (5.66%) REST
8 8 (3.77%) CSS
9 5 (2.36%) COM
9 5 (2.36%) CSS3
9 5 (2.36%) HTML5
9 5 (2.36%) Entity Framework
9 5 (2.36%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.42%) XML
10 3 (1.42%) Reactive Extensions
10 3 (1.42%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (1.42%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.42%) Gherkin
10 3 (1.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.68%) Statistics
2 28 (13.21%) Replication
2 28 (13.21%) Clustering
2 28 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.19%) Data Extraction
4 11 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.30%) User Experience
6 6 (2.83%) Life Science
7 5 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.42%) EPoS
9 3 (1.42%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.42%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.94%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.94%) Open Source
10 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 157 (74.06%) Windows
2 60 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (25.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (21.23%) Windows 7
5 35 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (14.15%) Linux
7 26 (12.26%) Windows 8
8 12 (5.66%) UNIX
9 6 (2.83%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.94%) AIX
12 2 (0.94%) Solaris
12 2 (0.94%) Debian
12 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (25.47%) ITIL
3 39 (18.40%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (16.51%) Migration
5 22 (10.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 18 (8.49%) Problem Management
6 18 (8.49%) Database Mirroring
7 16 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.55%) Change Management
8 15 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (6.60%) MVC
10 13 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (6.13%) Data Migration
11 12 (5.66%) Service Management
11 12 (5.66%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
11 12 (5.66%) Line Management
12 11 (5.19%) ETL
13 9 (4.25%) PRINCE
13 9 (4.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 103 (48.58%) SQL
2 53 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 28 (13.21%) VB
4 26 (12.26%) VBScript
5 19 (8.96%) C#
5 19 (8.96%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.49%) Perl
7 13 (6.13%) C
8 12 (5.66%) VB.NET
9 11 (5.19%) VBA
10 9 (4.25%) Java
11 7 (3.30%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.83%) Python
13 5 (2.36%) Ruby
14 2 (0.94%) PHP
15 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 60 (28.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (26.42%) MCSE
3 28 (13.21%) Degree
4 27 (12.74%) MCITP
5 24 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (11.32%) CCNA
6 20 (9.43%) MCP
7 12 (5.66%) MCSA
7 12 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (5.19%) MCTS
9 9 (4.25%) ISTQB
9 9 (4.25%) ISEB
9 9 (4.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (3.77%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.36%) CCNP
12 4 (1.89%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.42%) HND
13 3 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.94%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.83%) QA
3 3 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (42.45%) Active Directory
2 59 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (15.09%) Hyper-V
4 26 (12.26%) vSphere
5 18 (8.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (8.02%) VMware ESX
7 15 (7.08%) XenApp
7 15 (7.08%) Terminal Services
8 13 (6.13%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.30%) NFS
9 7 (3.30%) Xen
10 3 (1.42%) Docker
10 3 (1.42%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.94%) Varnish
12 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (8.49%) WSUS
2 16 (7.55%) SCCM
3 15 (7.08%) Backup Exec
4 13 (6.13%) WMI
5 12 (5.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 12 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (4.25%) Puppet
7 4 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.42%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.42%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.42%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.42%) SCOM
9 2 (0.94%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.94%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.94%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.47%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.47%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 95 (44.81%) Microsoft
2 92 (43.40%) VMware
3 36 (16.98%) HP
4 34 (16.04%) Cisco
5 33 (15.57%) Citrix
6 29 (13.68%) Symantec
7 19 (8.96%) NetApp
8 18 (8.49%) EMC
9 15 (7.08%) CheckPoint
9 15 (7.08%) Wyse
10 14 (6.60%) Sophos
11 12 (5.66%) WatchGuard
11 12 (5.66%) IronPort
12 11 (5.19%) 3PAR
13 10 (4.72%) Dell
14 8 (3.77%) IBM
14 8 (3.77%) Juniper
15 6 (2.83%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.83%) Avaya
16 4 (1.89%) Sun
Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year plus Bonus, Beneifts and Pension
Posted: 25 days ago