The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 208 210 165
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -45
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 48 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.60% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 1.01% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 50
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4052 4374 4334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.40% 59.59% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3817 3909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PowerShell
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 18 £41,250 +39.83% 3
Cheshire -5 18 £35,000 -40.42% 5
Merseyside -2 12 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Lancashire +6 1 £25,000 +4.16%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 59 (77.63%) Windows
2 48 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 32 (42.11%) VMware
4 28 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 27 (35.53%) DNS
5 27 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (34.21%) SQL
7 24 (31.58%) SharePoint
8 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
8 23 (30.26%) Firewall
9 22 (28.95%) Degree
10 21 (27.63%) ITIL
11 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
11 20 (26.32%) Hyper-V
12 17 (22.37%) DHCP
12 17 (22.37%) Linux
13 16 (21.05%) .NET
13 16 (21.05%) HP
13 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (19.74%) Change Management
15 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (18.42%) LAN
16 13 (17.11%) WAN
16 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (17.11%) QA
16 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (15.79%) Python

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (10.53%) IIS
5 7 (9.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.58%) Lync
7 5 (6.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (5.26%) Apache
9 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.32%) Oracle 9iAS
11 1 (1.32%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Project
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.53%) DNS
2 23 (30.26%) Firewall
3 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 17 (22.37%) DHCP
5 14 (18.42%) LAN
6 13 (17.11%) WAN
7 11 (14.47%) SAN
8 10 (13.16%) VPN
9 8 (10.53%) VLAN
10 6 (7.89%) LDAP
10 6 (7.89%) VoIP
11 5 (6.58%) Kerberos
11 5 (6.58%) SMTP
11 5 (6.58%) SSL
11 5 (6.58%) iSCSI
11 5 (6.58%) IPsec
11 5 (6.58%) NAS
12 3 (3.95%) ISDN
12 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
12 3 (3.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (11.84%) MySQL
8 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.32%) DTS
10 1 (1.32%) DB2
10 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Subversion
2 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.63%) NUnit
3 2 (2.63%) JMeter
3 2 (2.63%) Selenium
3 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Billing
3 3 (3.95%) Games
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (10.53%) Consultant
1 8 (10.53%) Administrator
2 7 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (7.89%) DBA
4 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.58%) Developer
4 5 (6.58%) Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) SQL DBA
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (3.95%) IT Manager
5 3 (3.95%) Field Engineer
5 3 (3.95%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (3.95%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (3.95%) Technical Administrator
5 3 (3.95%) Head of Software Development
5 3 (3.95%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 12 (15.79%) HTML
3 8 (10.53%) jQuery
4 6 (7.89%) RESTful
4 6 (7.89%) WCF
4 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.89%) SOAP
4 6 (7.89%) WSH
5 5 (6.58%) Web Services
5 5 (6.58%) CSS
5 5 (6.58%) Middleware
6 4 (5.26%) HTML5
7 3 (3.95%) XML
7 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (3.95%) Mustache
7 3 (3.95%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.63%) JSON
8 2 (2.63%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Replication
2 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.58%) PKI
4 4 (5.26%) Clustering
5 2 (2.63%) iPad
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.63%) FMCG
5 2 (2.63%) iPhone
5 2 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (77.63%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) Linux
3 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.89%) UNIX
7 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.26%) Android
8 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.95%) Debian
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
10 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.32%) VMS
11 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) ITIL
2 15 (19.74%) Change Management
3 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
3 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (13.16%) Migration
5 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
5 7 (9.21%) ITIL V3
5 7 (9.21%) Change Control
6 6 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.58%) CRM
7 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.26%) Product Management
8 4 (5.26%) Software Distribution
8 4 (5.26%) Scrum
8 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) SQL
2 12 (15.79%) Python
2 12 (15.79%) Perl
3 11 (14.47%) C#
4 10 (13.16%) VBScript
5 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.53%) VB
7 7 (9.21%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.26%) Delphi
9 4 (5.26%) PHP
10 3 (3.95%) Java
10 3 (3.95%) C++
10 3 (3.95%) PowerHouse
10 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.95%) Ruby
11 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (11.84%) MCSE
4 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) MCITP
6 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.95%) MCSA
7 3 (3.95%) MCP
7 3 (3.95%) HND
7 3 (3.95%) ISEB
7 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.63%) CISMP
8 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.63%) CISM
8 2 (2.63%) CISSP
8 2 (2.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) SLA
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 28 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 12 (15.79%) XenApp
5 6 (7.89%) XenServer
5 6 (7.89%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.58%) NFS
6 5 (6.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (6.58%) vCloud
7 3 (3.95%) Squid
7 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.95%) vSphere
8 2 (2.63%) Postfix
9 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.32%) Xen
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) SCCM
2 9 (11.84%) Legato
2 9 (11.84%) Backup Exec
3 8 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.26%) WSUS
5 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.63%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.63%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.63%) Puppet
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (2.63%) SCOM
7 1 (1.32%) MOM
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.32%) SCSM
Vendors
1 48 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 32 (42.11%) VMware
3 16 (21.05%) HP
4 11 (14.47%) Symantec
4 11 (14.47%) Teradata
5 10 (13.16%) Citrix
6 8 (10.53%) Dell
6 8 (10.53%) Cisco
7 6 (7.89%) Kaspersky
8 5 (6.58%) Oracle
8 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.26%) F5
10 3 (3.95%) CommVault
10 3 (3.95%) Avaya
10 3 (3.95%) Juniper
10 3 (3.95%) NetApp
10 3 (3.95%) EMC
10 3 (3.95%) Sony
10 3 (3.95%) ProCurve
10 3 (3.95%) Fujitsu
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