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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 63 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.37% 0.80% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 1.19% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -48.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
349 337 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 63.92% 67.54% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 316 269 239
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Staffordshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £35,000 -
PowerShell
West Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (50.00%) Information Security
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 2 (16.67%) Tandem
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Genesys

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Junior
2 6 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Junior Information Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (16.67%) Tandem
2 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
1 6 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Email Management
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (16.67%) Websense
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Genesys
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Nintex