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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 99 162 169
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 137 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.49% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 2.25% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 106 37 29
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1992 2360 2429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.25% 44.55% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1906 2145
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +44 84 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Bracknell +7 25 £40,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 8 £58,750 - 2
Newbury -1 6 £31,500 -16.00%
Slough 0 5 £32,500 -2.98%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (79.05%) Windows
2 158 (62.45%) SQL
3 148 (58.50%) Active Directory
4 143 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 135 (53.36%) VMware
6 122 (48.22%) Security Cleared
7 121 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 115 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 111 (43.87%) SC Cleared
10 105 (41.50%) Citrix
11 98 (38.74%) IIS
12 93 (36.76%) SharePoint
13 84 (33.20%) DNS
14 81 (32.02%) Apache
15 78 (30.83%) DV Cleared
16 72 (28.46%) NetBackup
16 72 (28.46%) Meridio
17 69 (27.27%) Veritas
17 69 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
18 66 (26.09%) Linux
19 65 (25.69%) DHCP
20 63 (24.90%) SharePoint 2010
21 61 (24.11%) EDRMS
22 60 (23.72%) Oracle
22 60 (23.72%) Incident Management
23 58 (22.92%) ISA Server
24 57 (22.53%) SQL Server
25 56 (22.13%) Finance
26 55 (21.74%) IDOL
27 52 (20.55%) Statistics

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 98 (38.74%) IIS
2 93 (36.76%) SharePoint
3 81 (32.02%) Apache
4 63 (24.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 51 (20.16%) MS Exchange
6 28 (11.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 25 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (8.70%) WebSphere
10 21 (8.30%) SharePoint Server
11 20 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (6.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (5.93%) WebLogic
13 15 (5.93%) Tomcat
13 15 (5.93%) JBoss
14 13 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2000
15 11 (4.35%) Lync
15 11 (4.35%) Live Communications Server
16 8 (3.16%) Joomla!
17 7 (2.77%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 29 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.07%) MS Office
3 4 (1.58%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.51%) SaaS
2 8 (3.16%) PaaS
3 6 (2.37%) Office 365
4 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (33.20%) DNS
2 65 (25.69%) DHCP
3 38 (15.02%) TCP/IP
4 37 (14.62%) Firewall
5 22 (8.70%) SAN
5 22 (8.70%) Internet
6 14 (5.53%) HTTP
7 9 (3.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (3.56%) VPN
8 8 (3.16%) LAN
8 8 (3.16%) VoIP
8 8 (3.16%) NAS
8 8 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (2.77%) LDAP
10 6 (2.37%) SMTP
10 6 (2.37%) HTTPS
10 6 (2.37%) SSL
10 6 (2.37%) Wireshark
10 6 (2.37%) tcpdump
11 5 (1.98%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (24.11%) EDRMS
2 57 (22.53%) SQL Server
3 55 (21.74%) IDOL
4 22 (8.70%) MySQL
5 14 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.74%) MS Access
7 9 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (2.77%) DB2
9 6 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.58%) Big Data
10 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (8.30%) Subversion
2 20 (7.91%) Maven
2 20 (7.91%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.93%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (4.35%) LoadRunner
5 9 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.98%) Hudson
6 5 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.98%) Ant
7 4 (1.58%) TestDirector
8 3 (1.19%) MSI
8 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.40%) InstallShield
General
1 56 (22.13%) Finance
2 49 (19.37%) Telecoms
3 39 (15.42%) Retail
4 12 (4.74%) Banking
5 4 (1.58%) Automotive
6 3 (1.19%) Law
7 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (23.32%) Support Engineer
2 35 (13.83%) Consultant
3 34 (13.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 32 (12.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 20 (7.91%) Applications Support
6 17 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (6.72%) Integration Engineer
7 12 (4.74%) Administrator
8 11 (4.35%) Wintel Consultant
9 10 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (3.95%) Web Support Engineer
9 10 (3.95%) Web Engineer
10 8 (3.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (3.16%) Developer
10 8 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.37%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (2.37%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (2.37%) DBA
11 6 (2.37%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.86%) .NET
2 20 (7.91%) HTML
3 18 (7.11%) J2EE
4 15 (5.93%) JSP
5 13 (5.14%) XML
6 9 (3.56%) Regular Expression
6 9 (3.56%) Web Services
6 9 (3.56%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.16%) Ajax
7 8 (3.16%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.19%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.19%) Lucene
9 3 (1.19%) COM
10 1 (0.40%) WCF
10 1 (0.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.55%) Statistics
2 34 (13.44%) Clustering
3 19 (7.51%) Blackberry
4 13 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.74%) Replication
6 11 (4.35%) Fat Client
6 11 (4.35%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.77%) PKI
8 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.98%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.79%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.79%) iPhone
11 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.40%) HP StorageWorks
11 1 (0.40%) VLE
11 1 (0.40%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 200 (79.05%) Windows
2 121 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 69 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (26.09%) Linux
5 48 (18.97%) Windows 7
6 40 (15.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (12.25%) UNIX
8 23 (9.09%) Windows XP
9 22 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.16%) Solaris
11 5 (1.98%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.58%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.79%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.40%) CentOS
14 1 (0.40%) Android
14 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.72%) Incident Management
2 43 (17.00%) Mentoring
3 40 (15.81%) Coaching
4 34 (13.44%) Time Management
5 32 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (10.67%) ITIL
7 23 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (8.70%) Change Management
9 19 (7.51%) DevOps
10 17 (6.72%) Change Control
11 16 (6.32%) Migration
12 14 (5.53%) Configuration Management
13 12 (4.74%) Project Management
13 12 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (4.35%) Test Management
14 11 (4.35%) Test Scripting
14 11 (4.35%) Problem Management
14 11 (4.35%) Performance Engineering
15 10 (3.95%) Scrum
15 10 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 158 (62.45%) SQL
2 40 (15.81%) VBScript
3 31 (12.25%) Java
4 27 (10.67%) VB
5 25 (9.88%) PHP
6 23 (9.09%) Perl
6 23 (9.09%) Python
7 22 (8.70%) C#
8 17 (6.72%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.74%) JavaScript
9 12 (4.74%) C
10 10 (3.95%) Ruby
11 8 (3.16%) Pascal
11 8 (3.16%) Delphi
11 8 (3.16%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) Korn
12 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 122 (48.22%) Security Cleared
2 111 (43.87%) SC Cleared
3 78 (30.83%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.53%) MCP
4 14 (5.53%) CISSP
4 14 (5.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.95%) MCSE
6 9 (3.56%) Degree
7 4 (1.58%) MCSA
7 4 (1.58%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.58%) CCNA
7 4 (1.58%) ISEB
7 4 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.19%) CISA
9 2 (0.79%) CCNP
9 2 (0.79%) MCITP
9 2 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.40%) CWNA
10 1 (0.40%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.19%) QA
3 3 (1.19%) GPG13
3 3 (1.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (58.50%) Active Directory
2 115 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (22.92%) ISA Server
4 47 (18.58%) Hyper-V
5 26 (10.28%) vSphere
6 25 (9.88%) XenApp
7 20 (7.91%) VMware ESX
8 13 (5.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (3.56%) XenDesktop
10 8 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (2.77%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (1.98%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.98%) Firmware
13 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.40%) vCloud
14 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.40%) Samba
14 1 (0.40%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 72 (28.46%) NetBackup
2 34 (13.44%) SCCM
3 20 (7.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 18 (7.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 17 (6.72%) Puppet
6 12 (4.74%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (4.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 11 (4.35%) Netcool
7 11 (4.35%) Unicenter
8 10 (3.95%) Nagios
8 10 (3.95%) Backup Exec
8 10 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (3.56%) SCOM
10 8 (3.16%) WSUS
11 7 (2.77%) OpenAM
12 5 (1.98%) ZABBIX
12 5 (1.98%) Zenoss
12 5 (1.98%) EdgeSight
12 5 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (1.19%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 143 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 135 (53.36%) VMware
3 105 (41.50%) Citrix
4 72 (28.46%) Meridio
5 69 (27.27%) Veritas
6 60 (23.72%) Oracle
7 37 (14.62%) Fujitsu
8 25 (9.88%) HP
9 24 (9.49%) Cisco
10 22 (8.70%) Red Hat
11 19 (7.51%) IBM
12 15 (5.93%) Business Objects
13 14 (5.53%) Symantec
13 14 (5.53%) EMC
14 11 (4.35%) Juniper
15 7 (2.77%) Lumension
15 7 (2.77%) Red Gate
15 7 (2.77%) ESRI
16 5 (1.98%) F5
16 5 (1.98%) Foundry
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 17 days ago