The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 45 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.85% 1.78% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 3.91% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 5
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
157 128 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 49.68% 45.55% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 152 128 87
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Bedford

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Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (43.48%) C#
5 10 (43.48%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) VMware
5 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (39.13%) Scrum
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
7 8 (34.78%) CA
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 8 (34.78%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
9 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) IPsec
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) MCITP
9 5 (21.74%) PKI
9 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) LDAP
9 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LDAP
1 5 (21.74%) Kerberos
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
1 5 (21.74%) IPsec
2 3 (13.04%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Technical Specialist
2 9 (39.13%) Release Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Build and Release Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Junior
6 3 (13.04%) Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) CAML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
1 5 (21.74%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) e-Health
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (21.74%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.04%) Build Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (21.74%) MCITP
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 5 (21.74%) VMFS
2 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (21.74%) vCloud
2 5 (21.74%) NFS
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) MOM
1 5 (21.74%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) HP
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) CA
4 5 (21.74%) NetApp
4 5 (21.74%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) EMC
4 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 4 (17.39%) Nintex