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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 68 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.32% 1.99% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 2.71% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £31,250 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
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
379 516 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.53% 73.19% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 334 418 282
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,540 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 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
Stoke-on-Trent +11 1 £30,000 +5.26%
Tamworth -22 1 £32,500 +10.16%
PowerShell
West Midlands

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Genesys
2 2 (50.00%) Websense
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Tandem
2 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Tandem
1 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (50.00%) Websense
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Genesys
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix