The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 64 105
Rank change year-on-year -15 +41  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 36 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.47% 2.28% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 4.55% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 6
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +39.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,350 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 784 484 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 53.88% 50.26% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 647 434 715
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Cheshire

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Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Cheshire

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Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Cheshire

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Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +2 26 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Knutsford -31 4 - -
Chester - 2 £43,750 -
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North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 40 (68.97%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 33 (56.90%) VMware
4 26 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 26 (44.83%) Hyper-V
5 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (31.03%) Cisco
7 16 (27.59%) SAN
8 15 (25.86%) Linux
8 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
9 13 (22.41%) SQL
9 13 (22.41%) DNS
9 13 (22.41%) TDD
10 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (20.69%) LAN
10 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
10 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (18.97%) DevOps
11 11 (18.97%) WAN
11 11 (18.97%) Citrix
11 11 (18.97%) Firewall
12 10 (17.24%) Xen
12 10 (17.24%) QA
12 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (17.24%) Ansible
12 10 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (17.24%) XenDesktop

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) MindAlign
4 2 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.52%) Office 365
3 5 (8.62%) IaaS
3 5 (8.62%) PaaS
3 5 (8.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) SAN
2 13 (22.41%) DNS
3 12 (20.69%) LAN
4 11 (18.97%) Firewall
4 11 (18.97%) WAN
5 9 (15.52%) VPN
6 8 (13.79%) MPLS
7 7 (12.07%) DHCP
7 7 (12.07%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.90%) VoIP
9 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.17%) NetScaler
10 2 (3.45%) DMZ
11 1 (1.72%) NAS
11 1 (1.72%) Network Security
11 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.24%) NuGet
3 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.72%) MSI
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Build and Release Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Build Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Citrix Support
6 5 (8.62%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Release Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.17%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.45%) JMS
4 2 (3.45%) XMPP
5 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (68.97%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.17%) VMS
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) TDD
2 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.97%) DevOps
4 10 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.52%) ITIL
5 9 (15.52%) Machine Learning
6 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.62%) Presales
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.90%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.17%) Application Packaging
9 3 (5.17%) BDD
9 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) MVC
9 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) VBScript
3 5 (8.62%) C#
4 3 (5.17%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) Ruby
4 3 (5.17%) VB
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.34%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.72%) MCITP
5 1 (1.72%) MCP
5 1 (1.72%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (44.83%) Active Directory
1 26 (44.83%) Hyper-V
2 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (17.24%) VirtualBox
3 10 (17.24%) Xen
3 10 (17.24%) XenDesktop
4 8 (13.79%) XenApp
5 7 (12.07%) Terminal Services
6 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.45%) Docker
7 2 (3.45%) KVM
7 2 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (17.24%) Ansible
2 10 (17.24%) Puppet
3 7 (12.07%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 33 (56.90%) VMware
3 18 (31.03%) Cisco
4 11 (18.97%) Citrix
5 6 (10.34%) Veeam
6 4 (6.90%) HP
7 3 (5.17%) Juniper
7 3 (5.17%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.72%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.72%) Altiris
8 1 (1.72%) BMC
8 1 (1.72%) CA
8 1 (1.72%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) McAfee
8 1 (1.72%) NetApp
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec
8 1 (1.72%) Tableau
8 1 (1.72%) Wyse
Runcorn, Cheshire
Phoenix Medical Supplies
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago