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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 51 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.88% 1.36% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 2.86% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £57,750 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.63% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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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
155 140 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.44% 47.46% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 148 138 85
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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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 22 August 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (58.33%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
4 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 10 (41.67%) HP
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (33.33%) CA
7 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 6 (25.00%) MSBuild
9 6 (25.00%) Build Automation
10 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (20.83%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (20.83%) vCloud
10 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (20.83%) VMFS
10 5 (20.83%) HP SIM
10 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (20.83%) MCITP
10 5 (20.83%) PKI
10 5 (20.83%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) IPsec
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
1 5 (20.83%) LDAP
1 5 (20.83%) Kerberos
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 6 (25.00%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Release Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Build and Release Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) PKI
1 5 (20.83%) Client/Server
2 3 (12.50%) e-Health
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
2 13 (54.17%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Build Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (20.83%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (20.83%) MCITP
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) vCloud
2 5 (20.83%) VMFS
2 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) NFS
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP SIM
1 5 (20.83%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) HP
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) CA
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
4 5 (20.83%) EMC
4 5 (20.83%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Nintex