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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 144 212 226
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +14
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 100 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.49% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 0.99% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 79 30 32
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,250 £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
3445 4048 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.43% 57.39% 59.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 3478 3833
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +42 63 £40,000 -3.03% 11
Cheshire +28 37 £37,500 +12.78% 6
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 173 (72.69%) Windows
2 110 (46.22%) SQL
3 104 (43.70%) Microsoft
4 102 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 99 (41.60%) VMware
6 82 (34.45%) DNS
7 79 (33.19%) SQL Server
7 79 (33.19%) MS Exchange
8 68 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 66 (27.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 64 (26.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 62 (26.05%) SAN
11 62 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (25.21%) ITIL
12 60 (25.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (24.37%) MCSE
14 53 (22.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 52 (21.85%) DHCP
16 49 (20.59%) Finance
17 48 (20.17%) IIS
17 48 (20.17%) Windows 7
18 47 (19.75%) T-SQL
18 47 (19.75%) .NET
19 46 (19.33%) SharePoint
20 43 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
21 41 (17.23%) Firewall
21 41 (17.23%) Migration
22 39 (16.39%) WAN
22 39 (16.39%) Citrix
22 39 (16.39%) HP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 79 (33.19%) MS Exchange
2 48 (20.17%) IIS
3 46 (19.33%) SharePoint
4 38 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.94%) Node.js
8 7 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.52%) Lync
9 6 (2.52%) Apache
10 4 (1.68%) CMS
11 3 (1.26%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.84%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.84%) nginx
12 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.82%) MS Office
3 5 (2.10%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.10%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (2.52%) Magento
2 5 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.50%) Office 365
2 21 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (34.45%) DNS
2 68 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 62 (26.05%) SAN
4 52 (21.85%) DHCP
5 41 (17.23%) Firewall
6 39 (16.39%) WAN
7 35 (14.71%) LAN
8 30 (12.61%) NAS
9 25 (10.50%) VPN
10 23 (9.66%) SMTP
11 22 (9.24%) VLAN
12 13 (5.46%) MPLS
13 12 (5.04%) Wireless
14 11 (4.62%) iSCSI
14 11 (4.62%) HTTP
15 9 (3.78%) Internet
16 8 (3.36%) VoIP
16 8 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (2.94%) VDSL
17 7 (2.94%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (33.19%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (13.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (12.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.78%) OLAP
7 9 (3.78%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (3.78%) OLAP Cube
8 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.68%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.26%) MySQL
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.84%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.84%) QlikView
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (9.24%) Visual Studio
3 20 (8.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (4.62%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.36%) MSTest
5 8 (3.36%) NUnit
6 7 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.52%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.10%) Ant
8 5 (2.10%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.10%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.26%) JIRA
9 3 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.84%) Toad
10 2 (0.84%) MSI
10 2 (0.84%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 49 (20.59%) Finance
2 11 (4.62%) Retail
3 6 (2.52%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.52%) Publishing
4 5 (2.10%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.10%) Marketing
5 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.84%) Banking
6 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (16.39%) Developer
2 28 (11.76%) DBA
3 26 (10.92%) SQL DBA
4 25 (10.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (9.24%) Support Engineer
6 21 (8.82%) .NET Developer
7 19 (7.98%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (7.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (6.72%) Analyst
9 14 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 13 (5.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (5.46%) IT Manager
10 13 (5.46%) Consultant
11 12 (5.04%) Administrator
12 11 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (3.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (3.78%) Environment Manager
14 8 (3.36%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.75%) .NET
2 33 (13.87%) HTML
3 28 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 27 (11.34%) Web Services
5 20 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (6.72%) .NET Framework
7 14 (5.88%) REST
8 13 (5.46%) CSS
9 10 (4.20%) HTML5
10 8 (3.36%) CSS3
11 7 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (2.94%) jQuery
12 5 (2.10%) Entity Framework
12 5 (2.10%) WPF
12 5 (2.10%) SOAP
12 5 (2.10%) COM
12 5 (2.10%) EDI
12 5 (2.10%) Gherkin
12 5 (2.10%) Apache Cordova
12 5 (2.10%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.29%) Clustering
2 31 (13.03%) Replication
3 30 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (11.34%) Statistics
5 12 (5.04%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.94%) Data Extraction
6 7 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.94%) User Experience
7 6 (2.52%) Life Science
8 5 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.68%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.26%) EPoS
10 3 (1.26%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.26%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.84%) Open Source
11 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 173 (72.69%) Windows
2 66 (27.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (22.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (20.17%) Windows 7
5 43 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (14.29%) Linux
7 26 (10.92%) Windows 8
8 12 (5.04%) UNIX
9 8 (3.36%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.84%) AIX
12 2 (0.84%) Solaris
12 2 (0.84%) Debian
12 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.21%) ITIL
3 41 (17.23%) Migration
4 33 (13.87%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (9.66%) MVC
6 20 (8.40%) Database Mirroring
7 18 (7.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 18 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (7.56%) Load Balancing
7 18 (7.56%) Problem Management
8 16 (6.72%) Mentoring
9 15 (6.30%) Change Management
10 14 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.88%) Time Management
11 13 (5.46%) Data Migration
12 12 (5.04%) Service Management
13 11 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.62%) Line Management
13 11 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
14 9 (3.78%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 110 (46.22%) SQL
2 47 (19.75%) T-SQL
3 31 (13.03%) VB
3 31 (13.03%) C#
3 31 (13.03%) JavaScript
4 29 (12.18%) VBScript
5 23 (9.66%) Perl
6 18 (7.56%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.30%) Java
8 13 (5.46%) C
9 9 (3.78%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.94%) VBA
10 7 (2.94%) Python
10 7 (2.94%) Ruby
11 4 (1.68%) PHP
12 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.84%) C++
12 2 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (26.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (24.37%) MCSE
3 29 (12.18%) MCITP
4 24 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (10.08%) CCNA
5 23 (9.66%) Degree
6 15 (6.30%) MCP
7 14 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (5.46%) MCTS
9 12 (5.04%) MCSA
10 9 (3.78%) ISEB
10 9 (3.78%) ISTQB
10 9 (3.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (2.94%) JNCIA
12 5 (2.10%) CCNP
12 5 (2.10%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.26%) HND
14 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.84%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) QA
2 7 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 60 (25.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (15.55%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.92%) vSphere
5 20 (8.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (7.98%) VMware ESX
7 17 (7.14%) XenApp
8 15 (6.30%) Terminal Services
9 14 (5.88%) XenDesktop
10 7 (2.94%) NFS
10 7 (2.94%) Xen
11 5 (2.10%) Terminal Server
11 5 (2.10%) Docker
12 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.84%) Varnish
14 1 (0.42%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (7.98%) SCCM
2 18 (7.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 18 (7.56%) WSUS
3 17 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 15 (6.30%) Backup Exec
5 13 (5.46%) WMI
6 9 (3.78%) Puppet
7 5 (2.10%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.26%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.26%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (1.26%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.26%) SCOM
10 2 (0.84%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.84%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.42%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 104 (43.70%) Microsoft
2 99 (41.60%) VMware
3 39 (16.39%) HP
3 39 (16.39%) Citrix
4 37 (15.55%) Cisco
5 35 (14.71%) Symantec
6 22 (9.24%) EMC
7 19 (7.98%) NetApp
8 18 (7.56%) IronPort
9 15 (6.30%) Sophos
9 15 (6.30%) Wyse
9 15 (6.30%) CheckPoint
10 12 (5.04%) WatchGuard
11 11 (4.62%) 3PAR
12 10 (4.20%) Dell
13 8 (3.36%) IBM
14 7 (2.94%) Juniper
14 7 (2.94%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.52%) Avaya
16 4 (1.68%) Oracle
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