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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 154 131 187
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +56
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 55 89 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 1.60% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 4.10% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 27
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1975 2170 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.55% 39.04% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1767 1925
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 £28,500 £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 30 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 30 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 -2 30 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Maidenhead +14 9 £70,000 +115.38% 1
Newbury - 3 £40,000 -
Bracknell -9 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Wokingham -22 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 120 (74.07%) Windows
2 87 (53.70%) Active Directory
3 86 (53.09%) Microsoft
4 67 (41.36%) SQL
5 63 (38.89%) VMware
6 57 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (33.33%) DNS
7 54 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (31.48%) VBScript
9 49 (30.25%) SQL Server
10 48 (29.63%) SharePoint
11 43 (26.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 40 (24.69%) TCP/IP
12 40 (24.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 38 (23.46%) MS Excel
14 34 (20.99%) Security Cleared
15 32 (19.75%) Hyper-V
15 32 (19.75%) Oracle
15 32 (19.75%) HP
16 31 (19.14%) ITIL
17 30 (18.52%) Windows 7
18 29 (17.90%) MS Exchange
18 29 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (17.28%) .NET
19 28 (17.28%) SCCM
19 28 (17.28%) Degree
20 26 (16.05%) Linux
20 26 (16.05%) DHCP
21 25 (15.43%) Citrix
21 25 (15.43%) Firewall

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 48 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 29 (17.90%) MS Exchange
3 21 (12.96%) SharePoint Server
4 19 (11.73%) IIS
5 18 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (8.02%) Apache
7 8 (4.94%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (3.70%) Lync
9 6 (3.70%) OpenStack
10 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (3.09%) Tomcat
11 4 (2.47%) JBoss
11 4 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (2.47%) ArcGIS
11 4 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (23.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.41%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) Office 365
2 9 (5.56%) SaaS
3 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.23%) PaaS
4 2 (1.23%) IaaS
4 2 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 54 (33.33%) DNS
2 40 (24.69%) TCP/IP
3 26 (16.05%) DHCP
4 25 (15.43%) Firewall
5 15 (9.26%) LAN
6 12 (7.41%) SAN
7 10 (6.17%) VPN
8 8 (4.94%) WAN
9 7 (4.32%) SSL
10 6 (3.70%) HTTP
10 6 (3.70%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.09%) Network Security
11 5 (3.09%) SSH
11 5 (3.09%) Broadband
11 5 (3.09%) PuTTY
12 4 (2.47%) LDAP
12 4 (2.47%) VoIP
12 4 (2.47%) SNMP
12 4 (2.47%) VLAN
12 4 (2.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) SQL CLR
3 10 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.32%) MySQL
5 6 (3.70%) EDRMS
6 5 (3.09%) OLTP
7 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.85%) IDOL
8 3 (1.85%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.23%) MS Access
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.23%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.23%) Big Data
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (3.70%) TestDirector
1 6 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.85%) JIRA
2 3 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.23%) Subversion
3 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.62%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.62%) Selenium
4 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.62%) MSTest
4 1 (0.62%) Hudson
4 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.62%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.09%) Back Office
4 4 (2.47%) Retail
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (14.20%) Administrator
2 17 (10.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (9.88%) Active Directory Specialist
4 15 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.02%) DBA
5 13 (8.02%) Technical Specialist
5 13 (8.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (6.17%) Architect
9 9 (5.56%) Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Analyst
10 8 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Database Specialist
11 7 (4.32%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.70%) Technical Support
12 6 (3.70%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.28%) .NET
2 9 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.94%) Web Services
4 4 (2.47%) XML
4 4 (2.47%) Regular Expression
4 4 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.85%) HTML
5 3 (1.85%) jQuery
5 3 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.85%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.85%) COM
6 2 (1.23%) WCF
6 2 (1.23%) LINQ
6 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.62%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.62%) RESTful
7 1 (0.62%) CSS
7 1 (0.62%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.62%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.88%) Replication
2 16 (9.88%) Clustering
3 8 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.32%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.47%) PKI
5 4 (2.47%) Statistics
6 3 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.23%) Bitcoin
7 2 (1.23%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.23%) Blog
8 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.62%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.62%) Social Media
8 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 120 (74.07%) Windows
2 57 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (24.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (18.52%) Windows 7
6 26 (16.05%) Linux
7 14 (8.64%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.56%) UNIX
9 7 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.09%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.62%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.14%) ITIL
2 21 (12.96%) Migration
3 18 (11.11%) Logistics
4 17 (10.49%) DevOps
5 16 (9.88%) Configuration Management
6 13 (8.02%) Problem Management
6 13 (8.02%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (8.02%) Time Management
7 12 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.79%) Change Control
9 10 (6.17%) Project Management
10 8 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.94%) Workflow
10 8 (4.94%) Security Patching
11 7 (4.32%) Project Planning
12 6 (3.70%) TOGAF
12 6 (3.70%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
12 6 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.36%) SQL
2 51 (31.48%) VBScript
3 21 (12.96%) C#
4 17 (10.49%) Python
5 16 (9.88%) Perl
6 15 (9.26%) T-SQL
7 14 (8.64%) VB
8 13 (8.02%) Java
9 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.32%) C
10 7 (4.32%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.70%) F#
12 5 (3.09%) PHP
13 2 (1.23%) C++
13 2 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (20.99%) Security Cleared
2 29 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (17.28%) Degree
4 22 (13.58%) SC Cleared
5 19 (11.73%) MCSE
6 11 (6.79%) DV Cleared
7 8 (4.94%) MCP
8 6 (3.70%) ISEB
9 5 (3.09%) MCSA
9 5 (3.09%) CCSA
10 4 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.47%) MCITP
10 4 (2.47%) A+ Certification
10 4 (2.47%) Security+ Certification
10 4 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.85%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.85%) CCNA
11 3 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.23%) CCA
12 2 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.64%) QA
2 10 (6.17%) SLA
3 8 (4.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 87 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 43 (26.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (19.75%) Hyper-V
4 16 (9.88%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (4.32%) vSphere
6 7 (4.32%) XenApp
7 6 (3.70%) ISA Server
8 5 (3.09%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.09%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.85%) Samba
11 2 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (17.28%) SCCM
2 21 (12.96%) SCOM
3 14 (8.64%) Backup Exec
3 14 (8.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (7.41%) Puppet
5 9 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 9 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 9 (5.56%) WSUS
6 7 (4.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.47%) OpenAM
10 3 (1.85%) Zenoss
10 3 (1.85%) Nagios
10 3 (1.85%) ARCserve
10 3 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (1.23%) Capistrano
11 2 (1.23%) Ansible
11 2 (1.23%) Salt
11 2 (1.23%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 86 (53.09%) Microsoft
2 63 (38.89%) VMware
3 32 (19.75%) HP
3 32 (19.75%) Oracle
4 25 (15.43%) Citrix
5 17 (10.49%) Splunk
6 15 (9.26%) Cisco
7 12 (7.41%) Vertica
8 11 (6.79%) IBM
9 10 (6.17%) Symantec
10 8 (4.94%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.32%) Dell
11 7 (4.32%) Meridio
12 6 (3.70%) Veritas
12 6 (3.70%) Adobe
13 5 (3.09%) SAP
13 5 (3.09%) Apple
13 5 (3.09%) Sage
13 5 (3.09%) Juniper
13 5 (3.09%) Synopsys
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K + Bonus, Health and Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + CAR, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Specialist Solutions UK
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago