The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 57 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 10 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.95% 1.18% 3.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 2.14% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 19
Average salary £34,000 £46,100 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.24% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £34,980 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £57,220 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
270 187 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 52.73% 55.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 237 174 311
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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Salary Trend in Warrington

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 15 (83.33%) XenApp
2 14 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 13 (72.22%) Windows 7
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (55.56%) VBScript
5 9 (50.00%) IIS
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 8 (44.44%) AppSense
6 8 (44.44%) Retail
6 8 (44.44%) Fujitsu
6 8 (44.44%) VB
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
7 7 (38.89%) VMware
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco
9 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 5 (27.78%) HP
9 5 (27.78%) SAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
1 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (72.22%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Security Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) VBScript
2 8 (44.44%) VB
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) XenApp
2 14 (77.78%) XenDesktop
3 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) AppSense
2 8 (44.44%) Fujitsu
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) JBoss