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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / North West
Rank 147 154 156
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 105 82 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.73% 1.44% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 2.80% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 82 50 78
Median salary £42,250 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.74% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,100 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3560 2925 3367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.73% 51.42% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 2489 2886
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in the North West

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the North West

PowerShell
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Manchester +10 68 £42,000 -2.32% 14
Cheshire +11 21 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Merseyside -10 12 £38,750 -22.50% 2
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 North West region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 192 (64.65%) Windows
2 153 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 105 (35.35%) Active Directory
4 103 (34.68%) SQL Server
5 99 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 91 (30.64%) VMware
7 89 (29.97%) SQL
8 84 (28.28%) Hyper-V
9 82 (27.61%) Finance
10 70 (23.57%) MS Excel
11 67 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (22.56%) Microsoft Azure
12 64 (21.55%) Linux
13 60 (20.20%) ITIL
14 59 (19.87%) DevOps
15 56 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 55 (18.52%) .NET
17 53 (17.85%) DNS
17 53 (17.85%) SCCM
17 53 (17.85%) Team Foundation Server
18 52 (17.51%) Python
19 48 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
19 48 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
20 47 (15.82%) C#
21 46 (15.49%) IIS
22 42 (14.14%) DHCP
23 40 (13.47%) SharePoint
23 40 (13.47%) Firewall
24 39 (13.13%) Web Services
24 39 (13.13%) Office 365

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 46 (15.49%) IIS
2 40 (13.47%) SharePoint
3 31 (10.44%) MS Exchange
4 27 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.38%) Tomcat
7 12 (4.04%) Apache
8 11 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (2.69%) Skype for Business
11 6 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.68%) CMS
12 5 (1.68%) OpenStack
13 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.34%) JBoss
15 1 (0.34%) Jetty
15 1 (0.34%) nginx
15 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (23.57%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 67 (22.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (13.13%) Office 365
4 16 (5.39%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (5.39%) Amazon S3
5 12 (4.04%) IaaS
5 12 (4.04%) PaaS
6 11 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (2.69%) SaaS
8 4 (1.35%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.34%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 53 (17.85%) DNS
2 42 (14.14%) DHCP
3 40 (13.47%) Firewall
4 29 (9.76%) SAN
5 25 (8.42%) WAN
6 23 (7.74%) Internet
7 16 (5.39%) LAN
7 16 (5.39%) NAS
7 16 (5.39%) VPN
8 13 (4.38%) HTTP
9 9 (3.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (3.03%) VLAN
9 9 (3.03%) VoIP
10 8 (2.69%) Network Security
10 8 (2.69%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (2.36%) Intranet
12 6 (2.02%) Skype
13 5 (1.68%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (34.68%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.03%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.36%) MySQL
10 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.02%) OLAP
11 6 (2.02%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 53 (17.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (5.05%) TeamCity
6 14 (4.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (4.04%) JIRA
8 11 (3.70%) Maven
9 10 (3.37%) Gradle
9 10 (3.37%) MSI
10 9 (3.03%) Ant
11 8 (2.69%) Hudson
11 8 (2.69%) InstallShield
11 8 (2.69%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.36%) GoCD
12 7 (2.36%) MSBuild
13 6 (2.02%) NuGet
13 6 (2.02%) Subversion
13 6 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (1.68%) ClearCase
General
1 82 (27.61%) Finance
2 25 (8.42%) Banking
3 12 (4.04%) Retail
4 10 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.68%) Back Office
6 3 (1.01%) Legal
7 2 (0.67%) Electronics
7 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (13.80%) Developer
2 38 (12.79%) Support Engineer
3 36 (12.12%) Windows Engineer
4 33 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 31 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (8.42%) Analyst
7 23 (7.74%) Administrator
8 22 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 20 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
10 18 (6.06%) Server Engineer
11 16 (5.39%) DBA
11 16 (5.39%) SQL DBA
12 15 (5.05%) IT Support
13 14 (4.71%) AWS Engineer
13 14 (4.71%) Team Leader
14 13 (4.38%) Windows Server Engineer
15 12 (4.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 12 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
16 11 (3.70%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.52%) .NET
2 39 (13.13%) Web Services
3 25 (8.42%) ASP.NET
4 20 (6.73%) REST
5 19 (6.40%) HTML
6 17 (5.72%) CSS
7 14 (4.71%) jQuery
8 13 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (4.04%) HTML5
10 11 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 11 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (2.36%) Entity Framework
13 6 (2.02%) J2EE
13 6 (2.02%) React
14 5 (1.68%) RESTful
14 5 (1.68%) XML
15 3 (1.01%) AngularJS
15 3 (1.01%) JSON
15 3 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.44%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.74%) Private Cloud
3 21 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.37%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.69%) Clustering
9 6 (2.02%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (2.02%) Replication
10 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.01%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.01%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.01%) iSeries
11 3 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.01%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (1.01%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.67%) PKI
13 1 (0.34%) FMCG
13 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 192 (64.65%) Windows
2 99 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 64 (21.55%) Linux
4 48 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (11.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (11.11%) Unix
7 19 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (5.72%) HPUX
8 17 (5.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (5.39%) Windows 7
10 12 (4.04%) CentOS
11 7 (2.36%) Windows 10
12 6 (2.02%) AIX
12 6 (2.02%) VMS
13 5 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.68%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.68%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.35%) Fedora
15 3 (1.01%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (20.20%) ITIL
3 59 (19.87%) DevOps
4 30 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (10.10%) Service Management
5 27 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 23 (7.74%) Performance Monitoring
7 21 (7.07%) Scrum
8 20 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (5.39%) Software Engineering
10 14 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (4.38%) High Availability
11 13 (4.38%) SOA
12 12 (4.04%) Coaching
12 12 (4.04%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.04%) Software Deployment
13 11 (3.70%) Application Virtualisation
13 11 (3.70%) Capacity Management
13 11 (3.70%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 89 (29.97%) SQL
2 52 (17.51%) Python
3 47 (15.82%) C#
4 31 (10.44%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.08%) Java
6 23 (7.74%) Perl
7 22 (7.41%) VBScript
8 20 (6.73%) Bash Shell
9 19 (6.40%) Shell Script
10 15 (5.05%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.05%) VB.NET
11 14 (4.71%) C++
11 14 (4.71%) Ruby
12 9 (3.03%) VBA
13 8 (2.69%) VB
14 7 (2.36%) C
14 7 (2.36%) Go
15 5 (1.68%) Groovy
16 4 (1.35%) Korn
17 3 (1.01%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 34 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.73%) Degree
2 20 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.06%) MCSE
4 12 (4.04%) MCITP
5 11 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.03%) MCP
7 8 (2.69%) BC Cleared
8 6 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.68%) MCSA
10 4 (1.35%) NCDA
10 4 (1.35%) VCAP
10 4 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.01%) CCAA
11 3 (1.01%) CCNA
11 3 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.01%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.01%) NCIE
12 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.38%) SLA
2 10 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 105 (35.35%) Active Directory
2 84 (28.28%) Hyper-V
3 56 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (4.38%) XenApp
5 12 (4.04%) vSphere
6 10 (3.37%) Docker
6 10 (3.37%) vCloud
7 9 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (2.36%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.68%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.35%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.67%) KVM
11 2 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.34%) Xen
12 1 (0.34%) zsh
Systems Management
1 53 (17.85%) SCCM
2 33 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (10.77%) SCOM
4 31 (10.44%) Ansible
5 30 (10.10%) Puppet
6 19 (6.40%) SCOrch
7 12 (4.04%) NetBackup
7 12 (4.04%) SCVMM
8 10 (3.37%) WSUS
9 9 (3.03%) Terraform
10 6 (2.02%) AirWatch
10 6 (2.02%) Nagios
10 6 (2.02%) vMotion
11 5 (1.68%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (1.35%) Salt
12 4 (1.35%) SCDPM
13 3 (1.01%) MAILsweeper
13 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
14 2 (0.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 153 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 91 (30.64%) VMware
3 29 (9.76%) Citrix
4 28 (9.43%) Cisco
5 27 (9.09%) HP
6 21 (7.07%) Veeam
7 16 (5.39%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.70%) Oracle
9 9 (3.03%) Twitter
10 8 (2.69%) AppDynamics
11 7 (2.36%) NetApp
11 7 (2.36%) Zerto
12 6 (2.02%) Dell
12 6 (2.02%) Google
12 6 (2.02%) SonicWALL
12 6 (2.02%) Symantec
13 4 (1.35%) Draytek
13 4 (1.35%) IDERA
13 4 (1.35%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.35%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £42k
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum dep on experience + on call allowance + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Inc OT + Great Benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension & Holiday
Posted: 27 days ago