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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 123 178 200
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +22
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 108 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.83% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.93% 1.82% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 59 22 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
2191 2249 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.04% 39.85% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1999 2480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Bracknell +23 44 £35,000 -41.66% 2
Reading +18 32 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Wokingham - 17 £30,000 -
Maidenhead -11 4 £32,500 -53.57%
Slough +7 2 £28,175 -53.04% 2
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 143 (86.14%) Windows
2 121 (72.89%) Active Directory
3 116 (69.88%) Microsoft
4 109 (65.66%) VMware
5 107 (64.46%) SQL
6 94 (56.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 93 (56.02%) Citrix
8 89 (53.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 75 (45.18%) DNS
10 73 (43.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 62 (37.35%) Security Cleared
12 57 (34.34%) Hyper-V
13 56 (33.73%) SharePoint
14 54 (32.53%) SC Cleared
15 53 (31.93%) IIS
16 50 (30.12%) VBScript
16 50 (30.12%) Windows 7
17 47 (28.31%) DHCP
18 46 (27.71%) NetBackup
19 44 (26.51%) VB
20 43 (25.90%) Oracle
21 42 (25.30%) Incident Management
22 41 (24.70%) Meridio
22 41 (24.70%) DV Cleared
22 41 (24.70%) Veritas
23 39 (23.49%) Apache
24 37 (22.29%) Statistics
25 35 (21.08%) Finance
25 35 (21.08%) Linux
25 35 (21.08%) SharePoint 2010

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 56 (33.73%) SharePoint
2 53 (31.93%) IIS
3 39 (23.49%) Apache
4 35 (21.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 34 (20.48%) MS Exchange
6 19 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (4.82%) Live Communications Server
11 7 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
13 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (2.41%) Lync
14 3 (1.81%) CMS
15 2 (1.20%) ArcGIS
15 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
16 1 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 32 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (7.83%) Office 365
2 7 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (45.18%) DNS
2 47 (28.31%) DHCP
3 23 (13.86%) Firewall
4 22 (13.25%) SAN
5 12 (7.23%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.82%) Wireshark
6 8 (4.82%) tcpdump
7 7 (4.22%) NetScaler
7 7 (4.22%) LDAP
8 6 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (3.61%) VLAN
8 6 (3.61%) snoop
9 5 (3.01%) Network Security
10 4 (2.41%) IPv4
10 4 (2.41%) IPv6
10 4 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.41%) FWSM
11 3 (1.81%) NAS
11 3 (1.81%) SSL
11 3 (1.81%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.28%) EDRMS
3 29 (17.47%) IDOL
4 14 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.82%) MySQL
6 8 (4.82%) MS Access
6 8 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.81%) DB2
10 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (13.25%) MSI
2 11 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.63%) Subversion
3 9 (5.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 35 (21.08%) Finance
2 34 (20.48%) Telecoms
3 30 (18.07%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.41%) Electronics
5 4 (2.41%) Marketing
6 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (24.70%) Support Engineer
2 28 (16.87%) 3rd Line Support
3 27 (16.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 22 (13.25%) Integration Engineer
5 18 (10.84%) Consultant
6 17 (10.24%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (7.83%) Developer
7 13 (7.83%) SharePoint Developer
8 11 (6.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 9 (5.42%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.42%) Applications Support Engineer
10 7 (4.22%) Citrix Consultant
11 6 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Windows Support Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.01%) Administrator
12 5 (3.01%) UNIX Engineer
13 4 (2.41%) .NET Developer
13 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Consultant
13 4 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.84%) .NET
2 14 (8.43%) XML
3 13 (7.83%) Web Services
4 12 (7.23%) HTML
5 8 (4.82%) CSS
5 8 (4.82%) ASP.NET
6 7 (4.22%) HTML5
6 7 (4.22%) CSS3
6 7 (4.22%) WSDL
6 7 (4.22%) Ajax
6 7 (4.22%) WCF
6 7 (4.22%) jQuery
7 4 (2.41%) LINQ
7 4 (2.41%) XSL
7 4 (2.41%) ADO.NET
7 4 (2.41%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (1.81%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.20%) Lucene
9 2 (1.20%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.20%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.29%) Statistics
2 11 (6.63%) Clustering
3 10 (6.02%) Replication
4 9 (5.42%) Thin Client
4 9 (5.42%) Fat Client
5 8 (4.82%) Firmware
6 7 (4.22%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.41%) DTV
9 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.81%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.20%) HP StorageWorks
12 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.60%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 143 (86.14%) Windows
2 89 (53.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 73 (43.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (30.12%) Windows 7
5 35 (21.08%) Linux
6 33 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (18.67%) Windows XP
8 12 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (6.63%) Solaris
10 10 (6.02%) UNIX
11 3 (1.81%) CentOS
12 2 (1.20%) VMS
13 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.60%) Android
13 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.30%) Incident Management
2 26 (15.66%) Time Management
3 14 (8.43%) ITIL
4 13 (7.83%) Migration
5 10 (6.02%) Workflow
6 9 (5.42%) Change Control
6 9 (5.42%) Problem Management
7 8 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.61%) Change Management
10 5 (3.01%) Software Deployment
10 5 (3.01%) Web Development
11 4 (2.41%) Programme Management
11 4 (2.41%) Service Management
11 4 (2.41%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (2.41%) Data Modelling
11 4 (2.41%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (1.81%) High Availability
12 3 (1.81%) CRM
12 3 (1.81%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 107 (64.46%) SQL
2 50 (30.12%) VBScript
3 44 (26.51%) VB
4 18 (10.84%) Ruby
4 18 (10.84%) Python
5 12 (7.23%) Perl
5 12 (7.23%) C#
6 8 (4.82%) Java
6 8 (4.82%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.81%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.20%) C
9 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 62 (37.35%) Security Cleared
2 54 (32.53%) SC Cleared
3 41 (24.70%) DV Cleared
4 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (7.23%) MCP
6 8 (4.82%) Degree
6 8 (4.82%) MCSE
7 7 (4.22%) MCITP
8 6 (3.61%) MCTS
8 6 (3.61%) MCDBA
8 6 (3.61%) MCSD
9 4 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.81%) CCNA
11 2 (1.20%) CWNA
11 2 (1.20%) CISSP
12 1 (0.60%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) SLA
1 5 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.20%) GPG13
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 121 (72.89%) Active Directory
2 94 (56.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (34.34%) Hyper-V
4 32 (19.28%) ISA Server
5 21 (12.65%) vSphere
6 17 (10.24%) XenApp
7 15 (9.04%) VMware ESX
8 10 (6.02%) XenDesktop
9 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (3.01%) Terminal Services
12 4 (2.41%) Xen
13 2 (1.20%) Nmap
13 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (1.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.60%) qmail
14 1 (0.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 46 (27.71%) NetBackup
2 32 (19.28%) SCCM
3 30 (18.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (6.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (4.82%) WSUS
5 8 (4.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 8 (4.82%) Unicenter
5 8 (4.82%) Netcool
6 6 (3.61%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.20%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.60%) YUM
9 1 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.60%) OpenView
9 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.60%) MOM
9 1 (0.60%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.60%) WMI
Vendors
1 116 (69.88%) Microsoft
2 109 (65.66%) VMware
3 93 (56.02%) Citrix
4 43 (25.90%) Oracle
5 41 (24.70%) Meridio
5 41 (24.70%) Veritas
6 33 (19.88%) Fujitsu
7 26 (15.66%) Cisco
8 22 (13.25%) HP
9 12 (7.23%) NetApp
9 12 (7.23%) EMC
10 9 (5.42%) Red Hat
10 9 (5.42%) Juniper
11 8 (4.82%) Sun
11 8 (4.82%) F5
12 7 (4.22%) AppSense
13 6 (3.61%) Symantec
14 4 (2.41%) Dell
14 4 (2.41%) SAP
14 4 (2.41%) Egenera
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