Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 68
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35 +6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 46 88 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.57% 6.75% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.32% 12.61% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 9
Merseyside median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -30.43%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £34,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 553 698 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 54.97% 53.53% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 417 498 332
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,800
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Merseyside

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Merseyside

PowerShell
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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 43 £57,500 +21.05% 1
St Helens -7 3 £35,000 -
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Finance
3 28 (60.87%) Windows Server
4 23 (50.00%) SCOM
4 23 (50.00%) Banking
4 23 (50.00%) ITIL
4 23 (50.00%) Nagios
5 22 (47.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (47.83%) XenApp
5 22 (47.83%) EdgeSight
6 20 (43.48%) Infrastructure Management
6 20 (43.48%) Project Management
6 20 (43.48%) Proactive Monitoring
7 18 (39.13%) Data Centre
8 17 (36.96%) SAN
9 16 (34.78%) Unix
10 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
10 15 (32.61%) Shell Script
10 15 (32.61%) HP
10 15 (32.61%) HPUX
11 14 (30.43%) Citrix
12 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
13 12 (26.09%) Server Hardening
13 12 (26.09%) 3PAR
14 11 (23.91%) Linux
14 11 (23.91%) Runbook
15 10 (21.74%) PaaS
15 10 (21.74%) IaaS
16 9 (19.57%) ITIL V3
17 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking

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 2 (4.35%) Confluence
1 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) IaaS
1 10 (21.74%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Informix
1 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) NuGet
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 31 (67.39%) Finance
2 23 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 11 (23.91%) Team Leader
2 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) Server Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Messaging Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) HPUX Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) HPUX Administrator
7 5 (10.87%) Citrix Team Leader
8 3 (6.52%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Wintel Team Leader
9 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.35%) Active Directory Support
9 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 16 (34.78%) Unix
4 15 (32.61%) HPUX
5 11 (23.91%) Linux
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) ITIL
2 22 (47.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (43.48%) Infrastructure Management
3 20 (43.48%) Proactive Monitoring
3 20 (43.48%) Project Management
4 12 (26.09%) Server Hardening
5 11 (23.91%) Runbook
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL V3
7 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.52%) TDD
9 2 (4.35%) Change Management
9 2 (4.35%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (4.35%) DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) Operations Management
10 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.52%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) XenApp
2 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (50.00%) Nagios
1 23 (50.00%) SCOM
2 22 (47.83%) EdgeSight
3 5 (10.87%) SCCM
4 3 (6.52%) Ansible
4 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.52%) Puppet
5 2 (4.35%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) HP
1 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix
3 12 (26.09%) 3PAR
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) IDERA
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle