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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 64 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.08% 0.71% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
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
382 228 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.76% 40.57% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 324 218 280
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (65.00%) .NET
5 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (50.00%) Python
6 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 10 (50.00%) Java
6 10 (50.00%) Perl
7 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (45.00%) Subversion
7 9 (45.00%) VLAN
7 9 (45.00%) Xen
7 9 (45.00%) JBoss
7 9 (45.00%) WebLogic
7 9 (45.00%) VPN
7 9 (45.00%) HTTP
7 9 (45.00%) LDAP
7 9 (45.00%) MySQL
7 9 (45.00%) Apache
7 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
7 9 (45.00%) TeamCity
7 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (45.00%) OpenLDAP
7 9 (45.00%) qmail
7 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
7 9 (45.00%) Hudson
8 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) WebLogic
1 9 (45.00%) Apache
1 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (45.00%) VLAN
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
2 9 (45.00%) HTTP
2 9 (45.00%) LDAP
2 9 (45.00%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Subversion
1 9 (45.00%) TeamCity
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (45.00%) Hudson
2 5 (25.00%) MSI
2 5 (25.00%) AdminStudio
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (20.00%) InstallShield
3 4 (20.00%) MSBuild
4 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
3 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Debian
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Python
1 10 (50.00%) Java
1 10 (50.00%) Perl
2 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) VB
4 5 (25.00%) VBScript
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) Xen
2 9 (45.00%) qmail
3 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Nagios
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Pingdom
2 5 (25.00%) AppDNA
2 5 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) JBoss
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) New Relic
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix