The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 27 60
Rank change year-on-year -15 +33  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 25 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.55% 6.70% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 14.90% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 2
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +73.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £36,900
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 Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 331 208 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 60.29% 44.92% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 255 166 200
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

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Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Merseyside

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Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 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
St Helens -3 13 £35,000 -
Liverpool -16 12 £42,500 -29.16%
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
5 15 (40.54%) QA
6 14 (37.84%) SCOM
6 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
6 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) TDD
7 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (35.14%) NuGet
7 13 (35.14%) Puppet
7 13 (35.14%) Ansible
7 13 (35.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (32.43%) DevOps
8 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
8 12 (32.43%) Linux
9 10 (27.03%) ITIL
10 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
11 8 (21.62%) SCCM
11 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
12 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 7 (18.92%) Banking
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
12 7 (18.92%) SAN
12 7 (18.92%) Nagios
12 7 (18.92%) Project Management
12 7 (18.92%) SCVMM

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) IaaS
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
1 5 (13.51%) PaaS
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.11%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) NAS
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) Network Security
3 5 (13.51%) VoIP
4 3 (8.11%) Skype
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) VLAN
5 2 (5.41%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Informix
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 13 (35.14%) NuGet
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Banking
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
3 7 (18.92%) Server Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Build and Release Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Build Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Messaging Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Release Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Unix
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (35.14%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) DevOps
4 10 (27.03%) ITIL
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (16.22%) Proactive Monitoring
7 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (13.51%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
9 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (5.41%) Scrum
10 1 (2.70%) Migration
10 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.70%) SOA
10 1 (2.70%) Statistics
10 1 (2.70%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) VB
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CCNA
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.81%) MCSA
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.22%) XenApp
5 3 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.70%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (37.84%) SCOM
3 13 (35.14%) Ansible
3 13 (35.14%) Puppet
4 8 (21.62%) SCCM
5 7 (18.92%) Nagios
5 7 (18.92%) SCVMM
6 6 (16.22%) SCDPM
7 5 (13.51%) EdgeSight
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 3 (8.11%) Splunk
5 2 (5.41%) Mitel
5 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) IDERA
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago