The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 36 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.12% 2.46% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 3.66% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Average salary £19,000 £28,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
180 191 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 63.60% 67.02% 71.11%
Number of salaries quoted 139 145 112
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (16.67%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Junior
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Junior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS