The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.32% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £43,750 - -
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 Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 108 126 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 71.52% 70.79% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 200 225 128
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -21.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £52,500
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 Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Chester

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Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) VMS
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) DMZ
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) VMS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Dell