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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 120 173 183
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 110 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.00% 0.87% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.46% 2.22% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 82 38 25
Average salary £51,250 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.49% -24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,550 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2013 2254 2308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.63% 39.12% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 1915 1982
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +11 37 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Maidenhead +22 25 £65,000 +91.17% 1
Slough +9 13 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Bracknell +6 9 £50,000 -
Newbury - 9 £44,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £47,500 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 200 (80.32%) Windows
2 144 (57.83%) Active Directory
3 129 (51.81%) Microsoft
4 123 (49.40%) SQL
5 111 (44.58%) VMware
6 103 (41.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 90 (36.14%) Security Cleared
8 87 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 87 (34.94%) SharePoint
9 80 (32.13%) DNS
10 75 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 72 (28.92%) SC Cleared
12 71 (28.51%) SQL Server
13 67 (26.91%) IIS
14 65 (26.10%) Linux
15 60 (24.10%) TCP/IP
16 58 (23.29%) Citrix
17 56 (22.49%) Apache
18 55 (22.09%) Oracle
18 55 (22.09%) Firewall
19 54 (21.69%) Windows 7
20 51 (20.48%) MS Exchange
21 49 (19.68%) DV Cleared
22 48 (19.28%) VBScript
23 47 (18.88%) SCCM
24 46 (18.47%) Windows Server 2012
25 45 (18.07%) .NET
26 44 (17.67%) DHCP
26 44 (17.67%) Hyper-V
27 39 (15.66%) Meridio

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 87 (34.94%) SharePoint
2 67 (26.91%) IIS
3 56 (22.49%) Apache
4 51 (20.48%) MS Exchange
5 35 (14.06%) SharePoint Server
5 35 (14.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 24 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (9.64%) WebSphere
7 18 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (6.83%) Tomcat
8 17 (6.83%) JBoss
9 13 (5.22%) Lync
10 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (4.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 11 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (2.81%) ArcGIS
11 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (2.41%) OpenStack
12 6 (2.41%) Joomla!
12 6 (2.41%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 32 (12.85%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.45%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.84%) SaaS
2 11 (4.42%) Office 365
3 10 (4.02%) PaaS
4 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (32.13%) DNS
2 60 (24.10%) TCP/IP
3 55 (22.09%) Firewall
4 44 (17.67%) DHCP
5 24 (9.64%) SAN
6 19 (7.63%) VPN
6 19 (7.63%) HTTP
6 19 (7.63%) Internet
7 18 (7.23%) LAN
8 12 (4.82%) VoIP
9 11 (4.42%) LDAP
9 11 (4.42%) SSL
9 11 (4.42%) NAS
10 7 (2.81%) VLAN
10 7 (2.81%) WAN
10 7 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (2.41%) SMTP
11 6 (2.41%) HTTPS
11 6 (2.41%) Wireless
12 5 (2.01%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (28.51%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.25%) EDRMS
3 28 (11.24%) IDOL
3 28 (11.24%) MySQL
4 18 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (4.42%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.81%) MS Access
8 5 (2.01%) Big Data
9 4 (1.61%) DB2
10 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.40%) SQL CLR
12 1 (0.40%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (5.22%) LoadRunner
1 13 (5.22%) Jenkins
2 11 (4.42%) Maven
3 10 (4.02%) TestDirector
4 8 (3.21%) Subversion
5 7 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.41%) Hudson
6 6 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.01%) Ant
8 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.20%) JIRA
10 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.80%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.40%) Selenium
11 1 (0.40%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (14.86%) Finance
2 22 (8.84%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.22%) Retail
4 5 (2.01%) Banking
4 5 (2.01%) Back Office
5 4 (1.61%) Automotive
6 3 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (17.27%) Support Engineer
2 23 (9.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (8.43%) Consultant
3 21 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (8.43%) Integration Engineer
3 21 (8.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 21 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (6.02%) Active Directory Specialist
4 15 (6.02%) Administrator
5 14 (5.62%) Technical Specialist
6 12 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (4.42%) Applications Support
8 10 (4.02%) Tester
8 10 (4.02%) Performance Tester
9 9 (3.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 9 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.21%) Analyst
10 8 (3.21%) Web Engineer
10 8 (3.21%) Web Support Engineer
10 8 (3.21%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (18.07%) .NET
2 16 (6.43%) ASP.NET
3 11 (4.42%) .NET Framework
4 10 (4.02%) Web Services
5 9 (3.61%) J2EE
5 9 (3.61%) Regular Expression
6 8 (3.21%) HTML
7 7 (2.81%) XML
7 7 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.41%) JSP
8 6 (2.41%) COM
8 6 (2.41%) Ajax
9 5 (2.01%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.80%) Lucene
10 2 (0.80%) LINQ
11 1 (0.40%) RESTful
11 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.40%) WCF
11 1 (0.40%) CSS
11 1 (0.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.64%) Statistics
2 16 (6.43%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.43%) Clustering
3 12 (4.82%) Replication
4 11 (4.42%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.81%) PKI
5 7 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.41%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.41%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.41%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.20%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.80%) iPhone
8 2 (0.80%) Bitcoin
8 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) BYOD
8 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.80%) Blog
8 2 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.40%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 200 (80.32%) Windows
2 103 (41.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 75 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (26.10%) Linux
5 54 (21.69%) Windows 7
6 46 (18.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (10.04%) Windows XP
8 24 (9.64%) UNIX
8 24 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (4.02%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.21%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.41%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (15.26%) ITIL
1 38 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.06%) DevOps
3 32 (12.85%) Migration
4 30 (12.05%) Incident Management
5 29 (11.65%) Configuration Management
6 19 (7.63%) Mentoring
6 19 (7.63%) Time Management
7 18 (7.23%) Coaching
7 18 (7.23%) Project Management
8 17 (6.83%) Logistics
9 16 (6.43%) Change Management
10 15 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (5.22%) Scrum
11 13 (5.22%) Performance Engineering
11 13 (5.22%) Test Management
12 11 (4.42%) SIEM
12 11 (4.42%) Change Control
12 11 (4.42%) Project Planning
13 10 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 123 (49.40%) SQL
2 48 (19.28%) VBScript
3 31 (12.45%) C#
4 28 (11.24%) Java
5 26 (10.44%) Perl
5 26 (10.44%) VB
6 24 (9.64%) Python
7 21 (8.43%) Bash Shell
7 21 (8.43%) PHP
8 14 (5.62%) C
9 11 (4.42%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.81%) Ruby
11 6 (2.41%) Pascal
11 6 (2.41%) VBA
11 6 (2.41%) Delphi
12 3 (1.20%) C++
13 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (36.14%) Security Cleared
2 72 (28.92%) SC Cleared
3 49 (19.68%) DV Cleared
4 28 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (10.44%) MCSE
6 16 (6.43%) Degree
7 15 (6.02%) CISSP
8 10 (4.02%) ISEB
9 8 (3.21%) MCSA
10 6 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.41%) CCNA
11 5 (2.01%) MCDBA
11 5 (2.01%) CCSA
11 5 (2.01%) MCITP
12 4 (1.61%) MCP
13 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.20%) CISA
13 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (4.42%) SLA
3 4 (1.61%) QA
4 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.20%) FISMA
5 2 (0.80%) GPG13
6 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 144 (57.83%) Active Directory
2 87 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (17.67%) Hyper-V
4 32 (12.85%) ISA Server
5 21 (8.43%) vSphere
6 13 (5.22%) VMware ESX
7 11 (4.42%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (4.02%) XenApp
9 7 (2.81%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.61%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.61%) Samba
11 2 (0.80%) Docker
12 1 (0.40%) iptables
12 1 (0.40%) vCloud
12 1 (0.40%) Firmware
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 47 (18.88%) SCCM
2 36 (14.46%) NetBackup
3 29 (11.65%) Puppet
4 25 (10.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 22 (8.84%) SCOM
6 18 (7.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (5.62%) Backup Exec
8 14 (5.62%) WSUS
9 13 (5.22%) Nagios
9 13 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (4.42%) OpenAM
11 9 (3.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 8 (3.21%) Zenoss
13 6 (2.41%) Unicenter
13 6 (2.41%) Netcool
13 6 (2.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 5 (2.01%) ZABBIX
15 3 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
16 2 (0.80%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 129 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 111 (44.58%) VMware
3 58 (23.29%) Citrix
4 55 (22.09%) Oracle
5 39 (15.66%) Meridio
6 35 (14.06%) Veritas
7 26 (10.44%) Cisco
8 25 (10.04%) HP
9 24 (9.64%) Red Hat
10 18 (7.23%) IBM
11 17 (6.83%) Splunk
12 16 (6.43%) Symantec
13 13 (5.22%) Fujitsu
14 12 (4.82%) Juniper
15 8 (3.21%) EMC
16 7 (2.81%) ESRI
16 7 (2.81%) Lumension
17 6 (2.41%) Red Gate
17 6 (2.41%) Dell
17 6 (2.41%) Business Objects
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £55K + Bonus, Health and Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent senior level package - Full detials on request
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago