The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank - 19 28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 3.66% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.14% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 42 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.50% 51.22% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 76
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £32,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Shropshire

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) Change Control
3 15 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 15 (71.43%) Forefront TMG
3 15 (71.43%) Backup Exec
3 15 (71.43%) Altiris
3 15 (71.43%) VLAN
3 15 (71.43%) Load Balancing
3 15 (71.43%) Perl
3 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) Linux
3 15 (71.43%) IIS
3 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 15 (71.43%) HTTP
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 15 (71.43%) DNS
3 15 (71.43%) SSL
4 14 (66.67%) Publishing
4 14 (66.67%) MS Visio
4 14 (66.67%) MS Office
4 14 (66.67%) WSUS
4 14 (66.67%) SSH
4 14 (66.67%) vSphere
5 11 (52.38%) Open Source
6 10 (47.62%) LAMP
7 9 (42.86%) MySQL
7 9 (42.86%) Apache
7 9 (42.86%) PHP
7 9 (42.86%) Moodle

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 15 (71.43%) IIS
2 9 (42.86%) Apache
2 9 (42.86%) Moodle
3 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (23.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 14 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) VLAN
1 15 (71.43%) HTTP
1 15 (71.43%) DNS
1 15 (71.43%) SSL
2 14 (66.67%) SSH
3 7 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
General
1 14 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Release Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Packager
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Packager
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Release Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) LAMP
2 6 (28.57%) Software Packaging
2 6 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Change Control
2 15 (71.43%) Load Balancing
3 7 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (33.33%) Time Management
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 15 (71.43%) Perl
3 9 (42.86%) PHP
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby
4 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Forefront TMG
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) vSphere
3 8 (38.10%) Shibboleth
4 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (71.43%) Backup Exec
2 14 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Altiris
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) NetApp
2 7 (33.33%) Dell
3 6 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (9.52%) VMware