The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 50 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 25 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.54% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.51% 2.07% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
384 387 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 54.39% 51.81% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 360 322 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Sheffield

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Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Linux
3 25 (75.76%) Bash Shell
4 22 (66.67%) Perl
4 22 (66.67%) Python
5 20 (60.61%) Java
5 20 (60.61%) .NET
6 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
6 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (42.42%) DevOps
7 14 (42.42%) TeamCity
8 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (36.36%) Firewall
9 12 (36.36%) VMware
9 12 (36.36%) Nagios
9 12 (36.36%) Apache
9 12 (36.36%) Pingdom
9 12 (36.36%) New Relic
10 11 (33.33%) JBoss
11 10 (30.30%) HTTP
11 10 (30.30%) Cisco
11 10 (30.30%) Debian
11 10 (30.30%) Subversion
11 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 10 (30.30%) qmail
12 9 (27.27%) nginx
12 9 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
12 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (27.27%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (36.36%) Apache
2 11 (33.33%) JBoss
3 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 9 (27.27%) nginx
4 6 (18.18%) Lync
5 3 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) HTTP
3 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 9 (27.27%) VPN
3 9 (27.27%) VLAN
3 9 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
3 9 (27.27%) LDAP
4 6 (18.18%) Unified Communications
4 6 (18.18%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) TeamCity
2 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 10 (30.30%) Subversion
3 9 (27.27%) Hudson
3 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (51.52%) Administrator
2 9 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Debian
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) DevOps
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.21%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) High Availability
6 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.03%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Bash Shell
2 22 (66.67%) Perl
2 22 (66.67%) Python
3 20 (60.61%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) qmail
3 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (24.24%) vSphere
5 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (18.18%) XenApp
5 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 6 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (36.36%) Pingdom
2 12 (36.36%) Nagios
3 6 (18.18%) SCCM
3 6 (18.18%) SCOM
3 6 (18.18%) SCVMM
3 6 (18.18%) vMotion
4 3 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) VMware
1 12 (36.36%) New Relic
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) CommVault