The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.89% 7.41% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.17% -  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 55 72 80
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 49.11% 66.67% 65.04%
Number of salaries quoted 130 121 148
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £26,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,625 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Bolton

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Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
6 3 (27.27%) SCCM
6 3 (27.27%) BC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) PaaS
6 3 (27.27%) IaaS
6 3 (27.27%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (27.27%) SCOrch
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) MSI
6 3 (27.27%) InstallShield
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) Tomcat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) InstallShield
1 3 (27.27%) MSI
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
3 3 (27.27%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
2 1 (9.09%) Guidewire
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow