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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 126 152 208
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +56
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 147 107 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.31% 1.59% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.13% 3.08% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 126 84 33
Median salary £42,750 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £64,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
3558 3470 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.94% 51.51% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 2985 3373
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 79 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Cheshire +39 37 £31,500 -19.23% 2
Merseyside +9 30 £45,000 - 4
Lancashire +8 1 - - 5
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 207 (72.63%) Windows
2 159 (55.79%) Microsoft
3 127 (44.56%) Active Directory
4 124 (43.51%) SQL Server
5 115 (40.35%) Windows Server
6 110 (38.60%) SQL
7 99 (34.74%) VMware
8 88 (30.88%) MS Excel
9 86 (30.18%) Finance
10 78 (27.37%) Citrix
11 77 (27.02%) ITIL
12 66 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 60 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 57 (20.00%) IIS
14 57 (20.00%) Linux
15 55 (19.30%) DNS
16 54 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 54 (18.95%) SharePoint
16 54 (18.95%) SCCM
16 54 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (18.25%) .NET
18 51 (17.89%) VPN
18 51 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
19 49 (17.19%) Cisco
20 48 (16.84%) XenApp
21 47 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
21 47 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
21 47 (16.49%) SAN
22 46 (16.14%) Office 365
23 44 (15.44%) MS Exchange

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (20.00%) IIS
2 54 (18.95%) SharePoint
3 44 (15.44%) MS Exchange
4 32 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (9.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (4.56%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (4.56%) Confluence
7 13 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (4.21%) Apache
9 10 (3.51%) WebSphere
10 9 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (3.16%) CMS
11 7 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (2.46%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 88 (30.88%) MS Excel
2 33 (11.58%) MS Office
3 10 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (16.14%) Office 365
2 37 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (5.96%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (5.96%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.75%) IaaS
7 4 (1.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (1.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.40%) Google Apps
7 4 (1.40%) PaaS
7 4 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 55 (19.30%) DNS
2 51 (17.89%) VPN
3 47 (16.49%) SAN
4 42 (14.74%) Firewall
5 39 (13.68%) DHCP
6 32 (11.23%) Internet
7 15 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 14 (4.91%) NAS
9 11 (3.86%) WAN
10 9 (3.16%) LAN
11 8 (2.81%) NetScaler
12 7 (2.46%) HTTP
12 7 (2.46%) iSCSI
12 7 (2.46%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (2.11%) Intranet
14 5 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (1.75%) IPsec
14 5 (1.75%) SNMP
14 5 (1.75%) WebEx
15 4 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (43.51%) SQL Server
2 47 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (9.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (7.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (6.32%) MySQL
9 12 (4.21%) NoSQL
10 11 (3.86%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (3.86%) DTS
10 11 (3.86%) MongoDB
10 11 (3.86%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (7.37%) JIRA
3 11 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.40%) NuGet
7 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.05%) MSI
7 3 (1.05%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.70%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.70%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.70%) Subversion
9 1 (0.35%) GitLab
9 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 86 (30.18%) Finance
2 22 (7.72%) Banking
3 15 (5.26%) Law
4 9 (3.16%) Legal
5 7 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.05%) Back Office
8 3 (1.05%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (17.19%) Analyst
2 42 (14.74%) Administrator
3 38 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 38 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (12.28%) Support Engineer
5 33 (11.58%) DBA
5 33 (11.58%) SQL DBA
5 33 (11.58%) Support Analyst
5 33 (11.58%) Team Leader
6 32 (11.23%) Developer
7 27 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support
8 22 (7.72%) VMware Engineer
9 21 (7.37%) Applications Support Analyst
9 21 (7.37%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 19 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 18 (6.32%) Applications Engineer
12 17 (5.96%) Exchange Support
12 17 (5.96%) SQL Analyst
12 17 (5.96%) Technical Leader
12 17 (5.96%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.25%) .NET
2 26 (9.12%) ASP.NET
3 25 (8.77%) .NET Framework
4 23 (8.07%) Web Services
5 20 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (7.02%) CSS
5 20 (7.02%) WCF
6 19 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (6.32%) JSON
8 17 (5.96%) Entity Framework
8 17 (5.96%) jQuery
9 16 (5.61%) HTML
10 8 (2.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (2.81%) XML
11 7 (2.46%) NHibernate
11 7 (2.46%) SOAP
11 7 (2.46%) WPF
12 5 (1.75%) LAMP
12 5 (1.75%) Middleware
12 5 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (11.93%) Data Centre
4 25 (8.77%) Replication
5 18 (6.32%) Clustering
6 14 (4.91%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.91%) Wiki
7 11 (3.86%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.86%) iPad
8 10 (3.51%) Statistics
9 9 (3.16%) Blackberry
9 9 (3.16%) SWIFT
10 7 (2.46%) PKI
11 6 (2.11%) HP StoreVirtual
12 5 (1.75%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.75%) Symmetrix
13 4 (1.40%) Data Integration
13 4 (1.40%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.40%) NHS
14 3 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 207 (72.63%) Windows
2 115 (40.35%) Windows Server
3 66 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (20.00%) Linux
6 29 (10.18%) Windows 7
7 26 (9.12%) Unix
8 22 (7.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (4.56%) CentOS
10 11 (3.86%) Windows 10
11 10 (3.51%) AIX
12 9 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (2.81%) Windows 8
14 6 (2.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.40%) Windows Vista
16 3 (1.05%) Ubuntu
16 3 (1.05%) VMS
17 1 (0.35%) Fedora
17 1 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.02%) ITIL
2 47 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (11.23%) Project Management
5 28 (9.82%) ITIL V3
6 25 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (8.77%) High Availability
7 24 (8.42%) Infrastructure Management
8 22 (7.72%) Service Management
8 22 (7.72%) Software Deployment
8 22 (7.72%) TDD
9 21 (7.37%) MVC
10 19 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 19 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 19 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.32%) DevOps
12 17 (5.96%) BDD
12 17 (5.96%) Data Analysis
12 17 (5.96%) Problem Management
13 16 (5.61%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 110 (38.60%) SQL
2 36 (12.63%) C#
3 33 (11.58%) T-SQL
4 26 (9.12%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.42%) Python
5 24 (8.42%) VBScript
6 10 (3.51%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.81%) Java
8 7 (2.46%) C
8 7 (2.46%) Perl
8 7 (2.46%) VB
9 6 (2.11%) Ruby
10 4 (1.40%) VBA
11 3 (1.05%) C++
12 1 (0.35%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.35%) Korn
12 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.82%) Degree
3 25 (8.77%) MCSA
4 22 (7.72%) Citrix Certification
5 20 (7.02%) MCSE
6 16 (5.61%) MCT
7 10 (3.51%) MCITP
8 9 (3.16%) CCA
9 6 (2.11%) CCNA
9 6 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.70%) MCP
11 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.35%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.35%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (0.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.67%) SLA
2 11 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.86%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.81%) QA
4 4 (1.40%) HL7
System Software
1 127 (44.56%) Active Directory
2 54 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (16.84%) XenApp
4 43 (15.09%) Hyper-V
5 28 (9.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 25 (8.77%) vSphere
7 19 (6.67%) XenDesktop
8 17 (5.96%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (4.21%) VMware ESX
10 10 (3.51%) vCloud
11 9 (3.16%) Terminal Server
12 7 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (2.11%) Firmware
13 6 (2.11%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (2.11%) VMware Server
13 6 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (2.11%) XenServer
14 5 (1.75%) ISA Server
15 3 (1.05%) NFS
15 3 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (18.95%) SCCM
2 41 (14.39%) SCOM
3 27 (9.47%) Nagios
4 25 (8.77%) Puppet
5 20 (7.02%) EdgeSight
6 19 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (6.32%) WSUS
8 16 (5.61%) SCOrch
9 14 (4.91%) AirWatch
10 12 (4.21%) WMI
11 10 (3.51%) Ansible
12 8 (2.81%) LiteSpeed
13 5 (1.75%) vMotion
14 4 (1.40%) PowerCLI
14 4 (1.40%) RANCID
14 4 (1.40%) vRealize
15 2 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 2 (0.70%) HP SIM
15 2 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 2 (0.70%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 159 (55.79%) Microsoft
2 99 (34.74%) VMware
3 78 (27.37%) Citrix
4 49 (17.19%) Cisco
5 36 (12.63%) HP
6 22 (7.72%) Remedy
7 21 (7.37%) iManage
8 19 (6.67%) Veeam
9 18 (6.32%) IBM
10 15 (5.26%) EMC
11 14 (4.91%) Dell
12 11 (3.86%) Zerto
13 9 (3.16%) Intel Security
13 9 (3.16%) Interwoven
13 9 (3.16%) NetApp
14 7 (2.46%) AppSense
14 7 (2.46%) Forcepoint
14 7 (2.46%) Oracle
15 5 (1.75%) Cognos
15 5 (1.75%) SAP
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, bonus, on call
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Posted: 19 days ago