The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 155 140 183
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +43
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 63 73 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.33% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 3.52% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 30
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,980 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.95% +6.66%
PowerShell
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1950 2072 2103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.52% 37.80% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1727 1892
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Berkshire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Berkshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 27 £42,500 -17.07% 5
Maidenhead +5 13 £75,000 +114.28%
Newbury - 3 £40,000 -
Bracknell -3 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Wokingham -14 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 142 (76.34%) Windows
2 102 (54.84%) Active Directory
3 97 (52.15%) Microsoft
4 78 (41.94%) SQL
5 71 (38.17%) VMware
6 66 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (34.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 61 (32.80%) DNS
9 59 (31.72%) SharePoint
10 56 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 55 (29.57%) SQL Server
12 50 (26.88%) VBScript
13 49 (26.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 47 (25.27%) TCP/IP
15 43 (23.12%) Security Cleared
16 40 (21.51%) MS Exchange
17 39 (20.97%) Windows 7
17 39 (20.97%) SCCM
18 38 (20.43%) Hyper-V
18 38 (20.43%) MS Excel
18 38 (20.43%) Firewall
19 37 (19.89%) Oracle
20 36 (19.35%) Linux
21 35 (18.82%) .NET
22 32 (17.20%) DHCP
22 32 (17.20%) HP
23 31 (16.67%) Citrix
23 31 (16.67%) ITIL
24 28 (15.05%) IIS
24 28 (15.05%) Migration

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 59 (31.72%) SharePoint
2 40 (21.51%) MS Exchange
3 28 (15.05%) IIS
4 26 (13.98%) SharePoint Server
5 24 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (11.83%) Apache
7 13 (6.99%) Lync
8 12 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (6.45%) WebSphere
9 9 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (4.30%) Tomcat
10 8 (4.30%) JBoss
11 7 (3.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (3.23%) OpenStack
13 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (2.15%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 38 (20.43%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.22%) MS Office
3 4 (2.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.60%) SaaS
2 13 (6.99%) Office 365
3 7 (3.76%) PaaS
4 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.08%) IaaS
6 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (32.80%) DNS
2 47 (25.27%) TCP/IP
3 38 (20.43%) Firewall
4 32 (17.20%) DHCP
5 19 (10.22%) LAN
6 17 (9.14%) SAN
7 13 (6.99%) VPN
8 12 (6.45%) HTTP
9 11 (5.91%) SSL
10 8 (4.30%) WAN
11 7 (3.76%) LDAP
11 7 (3.76%) NAS
12 5 (2.69%) PuTTY
12 5 (2.69%) Broadband
12 5 (2.69%) SNMP
12 5 (2.69%) SSH
12 5 (2.69%) VLAN
13 4 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (2.15%) Wireless
13 4 (2.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (29.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.53%) MySQL
3 13 (6.99%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.84%) SQL CLR
5 9 (4.84%) EDRMS
6 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.23%) IDOL
8 4 (2.15%) MS Access
9 3 (1.61%) OLTP
9 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.61%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.08%) Big Data
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (4.30%) TestDirector
1 8 (4.30%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.61%) Subversion
3 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.61%) JIRA
4 2 (1.08%) Maven
4 2 (1.08%) Hudson
5 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.54%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.54%) Ant
5 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.54%) MSTest
5 1 (0.54%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (11.29%) Finance
2 12 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.69%) Retail
3 5 (2.69%) Back Office
4 3 (1.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.08%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (10.22%) Support Engineer
1 19 (10.22%) Administrator
2 18 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (8.60%) Active Directory Specialist
3 16 (8.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (7.53%) Integration Engineer
6 13 (6.99%) Technical Specialist
7 12 (6.45%) Consultant
8 11 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (5.38%) Analyst
10 9 (4.84%) Architect
10 9 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (4.84%) DBA
11 8 (4.30%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Tester
11 8 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.30%) Performance Tester
12 7 (3.76%) Developer
12 7 (3.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.82%) .NET
2 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.76%) Web Services
4 5 (2.69%) Application Packaging
4 5 (2.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (2.69%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.61%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.61%) J2EE
5 3 (1.61%) COM
6 2 (1.08%) XML
6 2 (1.08%) HTML
6 2 (1.08%) LINQ
7 1 (0.54%) RESTful
7 1 (0.54%) HTML5
7 1 (0.54%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.54%) WCF
7 1 (0.54%) Ajax
7 1 (0.54%) CSS
7 1 (0.54%) JSP
7 1 (0.54%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.14%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.06%) Replication
3 14 (7.53%) Clustering
4 11 (5.91%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.30%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.76%) Statistics
8 4 (2.15%) PKI
8 4 (2.15%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.08%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.08%) Bitcoin
10 2 (1.08%) BYOD
10 2 (1.08%) Cybercrime
10 2 (1.08%) Blog
10 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.08%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.54%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 142 (76.34%) Windows
2 66 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (34.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (26.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (20.97%) Windows 7
6 36 (19.35%) Linux
7 21 (11.29%) Windows XP
8 15 (8.06%) UNIX
9 14 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (5.91%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.23%) Ubuntu
11 6 (3.23%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.54%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.67%) ITIL
2 28 (15.05%) Migration
3 23 (12.37%) Configuration Management
3 23 (12.37%) DevOps
4 20 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (10.75%) Logistics
5 14 (7.53%) Change Control
5 14 (7.53%) Time Management
6 11 (5.91%) Project Planning
6 11 (5.91%) Problem Management
6 11 (5.91%) Project Management
6 11 (5.91%) Security Patching
7 9 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (4.30%) Performance Engineering
8 8 (4.30%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (4.30%) Test Management
8 8 (4.30%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (41.94%) SQL
2 50 (26.88%) VBScript
3 24 (12.90%) C#
4 22 (11.83%) Perl
5 20 (10.75%) Python
6 17 (9.14%) Java
7 16 (8.60%) VB
8 11 (5.91%) Bash Shell
8 11 (5.91%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.38%) PHP
10 9 (4.84%) C
11 6 (3.23%) F#
12 5 (2.69%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.61%) Ruby
14 2 (1.08%) C++
15 1 (0.54%) Delphi
15 1 (0.54%) VBA
15 1 (0.54%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 43 (23.12%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 24 (12.90%) Degree
4 21 (11.29%) MCSE
5 12 (6.45%) DV Cleared
6 8 (4.30%) MCP
6 8 (4.30%) ISEB
7 6 (3.23%) MCSA
8 5 (2.69%) CCSA
9 4 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.15%) MCITP
9 4 (2.15%) CCNA
9 4 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.61%) CISSP
10 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.08%) CCA
11 2 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (5.91%) QA
3 10 (5.38%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 56 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (20.43%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.60%) VMware ESX
5 12 (6.45%) vSphere
6 10 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (5.38%) XenApp
7 9 (4.84%) ISA Server
8 8 (4.30%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.76%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.69%) Terminal Services
12 4 (2.15%) Samba
13 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (20.97%) SCCM
2 26 (13.98%) SCOM
3 19 (10.22%) Puppet
4 16 (8.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 15 (8.06%) Backup Exec
5 15 (8.06%) WSUS
6 13 (6.99%) NetBackup
7 11 (5.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (4.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (3.76%) Nagios
10 7 (3.76%) OpenAM
11 6 (3.23%) Zenoss
12 3 (1.61%) ARCserve
12 3 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (1.08%) Unicenter
13 2 (1.08%) Netcool
13 2 (1.08%) Capistrano
13 2 (1.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 97 (52.15%) Microsoft
2 71 (38.17%) VMware
3 37 (19.89%) Oracle
4 32 (17.20%) HP
5 31 (16.67%) Citrix
6 19 (10.22%) Splunk
7 18 (9.68%) Cisco
8 15 (8.06%) Symantec
9 14 (7.53%) Red Hat
10 11 (5.91%) IBM
10 11 (5.91%) Meridio
11 10 (5.38%) Veritas
12 9 (4.84%) Vertica
13 6 (3.23%) Dell
13 6 (3.23%) Adobe
14 5 (2.69%) Juniper
14 5 (2.69%) Apple
14 5 (2.69%) Sage
14 5 (2.69%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.69%) Synopsys
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Recruit121
Salary: Competitive Salary + Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 25 days ago