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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 147 161 183
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +22
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 71 62 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 1.10% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 2.79% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 35
Average salary £52,250 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.94% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1900 2224 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.37% 39.37% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1867 1923
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 May 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 May 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 -3 23 £43,750 -10.25% 6
Maidenhead +12 17 £75,000 +100.00% 1
Slough -3 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Newbury - 6 £40,000 - 1
Wokingham +2 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Bracknell +5 1 £50,000 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 177 (80.45%) Windows
2 125 (56.82%) Active Directory
3 118 (53.64%) Microsoft
4 98 (44.55%) SQL
5 93 (42.27%) VMware
6 84 (38.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 74 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (32.27%) DNS
9 69 (31.36%) SharePoint
10 66 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 62 (28.18%) SQL Server
12 58 (26.36%) TCP/IP
13 53 (24.09%) Linux
14 51 (23.18%) VBScript
15 50 (22.73%) Windows 7
15 50 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 48 (21.82%) SCCM
16 48 (21.82%) MS Exchange
16 48 (21.82%) Firewall
17 47 (21.36%) IIS
17 47 (21.36%) SC Cleared
18 45 (20.45%) Oracle
19 44 (20.00%) Citrix
19 44 (20.00%) Hyper-V
20 40 (18.18%) Apache
21 39 (17.73%) .NET
22 37 (16.82%) DHCP
23 36 (16.36%) ITIL
24 32 (14.55%) MS Excel

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 69 (31.36%) SharePoint
2 48 (21.82%) MS Exchange
3 47 (21.36%) IIS
4 40 (18.18%) Apache
5 32 (14.55%) SharePoint Server
6 25 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (8.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 19 (8.64%) WebSphere
8 18 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (5.91%) Lync
9 13 (5.91%) Tomcat
9 13 (5.91%) JBoss
10 10 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 10 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (2.73%) ArcGIS
11 6 (2.73%) OpenStack
11 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.45%) SaaS
2 11 (5.00%) Office 365
3 9 (4.09%) PaaS
4 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.91%) IaaS
5 2 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (32.27%) DNS
2 58 (26.36%) TCP/IP
3 48 (21.82%) Firewall
4 37 (16.82%) DHCP
5 23 (10.45%) SAN
6 19 (8.64%) VPN
7 18 (8.18%) LAN
8 17 (7.73%) HTTP
9 11 (5.00%) SSL
9 11 (5.00%) VoIP
10 10 (4.55%) LDAP
10 10 (4.55%) NAS
11 8 (3.64%) Internet
12 7 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (3.18%) WAN
13 6 (2.73%) VLAN
14 5 (2.27%) PuTTY
14 5 (2.27%) Wireless
14 5 (2.27%) SSH
14 5 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (28.18%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.45%) MySQL
3 18 (8.18%) EDRMS
4 17 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (6.36%) IDOL
7 12 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.73%) MS Access
10 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.91%) SQL CLR
10 2 (0.91%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.91%) Big Data
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.45%) OLTP
11 1 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (4.55%) TestDirector
1 10 (4.55%) LoadRunner
2 9 (4.09%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.18%) Maven
3 7 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.27%) Hudson
5 5 (2.27%) Subversion
6 4 (1.82%) Ant
6 4 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.36%) JIRA
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.91%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.45%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.45%) Selenium
9 1 (0.45%) MSTest
9 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (14.55%) Finance
2 18 (8.18%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.18%) Retail
4 6 (2.73%) Banking
5 5 (2.27%) Back Office
6 3 (1.36%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (14.55%) Support Engineer
2 21 (9.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (8.64%) Integration Engineer
5 18 (8.18%) Consultant
5 18 (8.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (7.27%) Administrator
6 16 (7.27%) Active Directory Specialist
7 15 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (5.91%) Technical Specialist
9 10 (4.55%) Architect
9 10 (4.55%) Tester
9 10 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) Performance Tester
10 9 (4.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 9 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.64%) Analyst
11 8 (3.64%) Applications Support
11 8 (3.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.18%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.73%) .NET
2 15 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.64%) Web Services
4 7 (3.18%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (2.73%) J2EE
5 6 (2.73%) Regular Expression
5 6 (2.73%) Application Packaging
6 5 (2.27%) HTML
6 5 (2.27%) XML
6 5 (2.27%) COM
7 3 (1.36%) Ajax
7 3 (1.36%) JSP
8 2 (0.91%) LINQ
9 1 (0.45%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.45%) WCF
9 1 (0.45%) HTML5
9 1 (0.45%) RESTful
9 1 (0.45%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.45%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.36%) Statistics
2 12 (5.45%) Clustering
3 11 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.00%) Replication
3 11 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.73%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.73%) PKI
7 4 (1.82%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.82%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.91%) Bitcoin
8 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.91%) BYOD
8 2 (0.91%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.91%) iPhone
8 2 (0.91%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 177 (80.45%) Windows
2 84 (38.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 74 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (24.09%) Linux
5 50 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 50 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (11.36%) Windows XP
7 22 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (9.55%) UNIX
9 13 (5.91%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.64%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.73%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.91%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.91%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.45%) CentOS
13 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.36%) ITIL
2 32 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (14.55%) DevOps
3 31 (14.09%) Migration
4 27 (12.27%) Configuration Management
5 20 (9.09%) Logistics
6 17 (7.73%) Incident Management
7 14 (6.36%) Time Management
8 13 (5.91%) Change Control
8 13 (5.91%) Mentoring
8 13 (5.91%) Project Management
9 12 (5.45%) Scrum
9 12 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 11 (5.00%) Change Management
11 10 (4.55%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (4.55%) Performance Engineering
11 10 (4.55%) Coaching
11 10 (4.55%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 98 (44.55%) SQL
2 51 (23.18%) VBScript
3 26 (11.82%) C#
4 25 (11.36%) Perl
5 24 (10.91%) Java
6 23 (10.45%) VB
6 23 (10.45%) Python
7 17 (7.73%) Bash Shell
7 17 (7.73%) PHP
8 12 (5.45%) C
9 6 (2.73%) Ruby
10 5 (2.27%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.36%) Pascal
12 3 (1.36%) VBA
12 3 (1.36%) C++
12 3 (1.36%) Delphi
13 2 (0.91%) F#
Qualifications
1 66 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (21.36%) SC Cleared
3 27 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (11.36%) DV Cleared
5 24 (10.91%) MCSE
6 16 (7.27%) Degree
7 10 (4.55%) CISSP
7 10 (4.55%) ISEB
8 9 (4.09%) MCSA
9 7 (3.18%) MCP
10 6 (2.73%) CCNA
10 6 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.73%) MCITP
11 5 (2.27%) CCSA
12 4 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.36%) CISA
14 2 (0.91%) CCNP
14 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.91%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (4.55%) SLA
3 3 (1.36%) QA
4 2 (0.91%) FISMA
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 125 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 74 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 18 (8.18%) ISA Server
5 16 (7.27%) vSphere
6 14 (6.36%) VMware ESX
7 11 (5.00%) XenApp
8 10 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (4.09%) XenDesktop
10 7 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.27%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.82%) Samba
13 2 (0.91%) Docker
13 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.45%) iptables
14 1 (0.45%) vCloud
14 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (21.82%) SCCM
2 27 (12.27%) Puppet
3 26 (11.82%) SCOM
4 23 (10.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 21 (9.55%) NetBackup
6 15 (6.82%) Backup Exec
7 14 (6.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 14 (6.36%) WSUS
7 14 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (5.45%) Nagios
9 11 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 10 (4.55%) OpenAM
10 10 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (3.64%) Zenoss
12 4 (1.82%) Unicenter
12 4 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (1.82%) Netcool
12 4 (1.82%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 2 (0.91%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 118 (53.64%) Microsoft
2 93 (42.27%) VMware
3 45 (20.45%) Oracle
4 44 (20.00%) Citrix
5 26 (11.82%) HP
6 24 (10.91%) Cisco
7 22 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 22 (10.00%) Meridio
8 19 (8.64%) Splunk
8 19 (8.64%) Veritas
9 16 (7.27%) Symantec
10 15 (6.82%) IBM
11 9 (4.09%) Juniper
12 7 (3.18%) Fujitsu
12 7 (3.18%) Dell
13 6 (2.73%) EMC
13 6 (2.73%) Adobe
13 6 (2.73%) ESRI
13 6 (2.73%) Lumension
13 6 (2.73%) Red Gate
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, homeworking
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £55K + Bonus, Health and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 12 days ago