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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 94 175 176
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 145 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.64% 0.88% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.99% 2.02% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 112 36 25
Average salary £50,000 £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 £55,000 £55,000
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
2074 2371 2479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.81% 43.54% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1956 2129
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +43 74 £46,750 +3.88% 1
Bracknell - 24 £40,000 - 1
Maidenhead +12 18 £62,500 +83.82% 3
Newbury +8 12 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Slough +10 10 £46,500 +38.80% 2
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 204 (77.27%) Windows
2 153 (57.95%) Active Directory
3 149 (56.44%) SQL
4 146 (55.30%) Microsoft
5 129 (48.86%) VMware
6 119 (45.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 111 (42.05%) Security Cleared
8 107 (40.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 104 (39.39%) SharePoint
10 96 (36.36%) SC Cleared
11 88 (33.33%) DNS
12 85 (32.20%) Citrix
12 85 (32.20%) IIS
13 73 (27.65%) Apache
14 70 (26.52%) SQL Server
15 68 (25.76%) Linux
16 66 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 64 (24.24%) DV Cleared
18 61 (23.11%) NetBackup
18 61 (23.11%) Meridio
19 60 (22.73%) Oracle
20 58 (21.97%) Veritas
20 58 (21.97%) DHCP
21 56 (21.21%) MS Exchange
21 56 (21.21%) SharePoint 2010
22 53 (20.08%) EDRMS
23 50 (18.94%) ISA Server
24 49 (18.56%) Finance
25 48 (18.18%) Incident Management
25 48 (18.18%) Hyper-V

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 104 (39.39%) SharePoint
2 85 (32.20%) IIS
3 73 (27.65%) Apache
4 56 (21.21%) MS Exchange
4 56 (21.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 30 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (10.61%) SharePoint Server
7 25 (9.47%) WebSphere
8 20 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 19 (7.20%) Tomcat
9 19 (7.20%) JBoss
10 18 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (5.68%) Lync
12 14 (5.30%) WebLogic
12 14 (5.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 11 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2000
15 8 (3.03%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (11.74%) MS Office
1 31 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.52%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.85%) SaaS
2 10 (3.79%) PaaS
2 10 (3.79%) Office 365
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (33.33%) DNS
2 58 (21.97%) DHCP
3 47 (17.80%) TCP/IP
4 45 (17.05%) Firewall
5 24 (9.09%) SAN
6 23 (8.71%) Internet
7 19 (7.20%) HTTP
8 17 (6.44%) VPN
9 14 (5.30%) LAN
10 11 (4.17%) LDAP
10 11 (4.17%) NAS
11 9 (3.41%) VoIP
12 7 (2.65%) WAN
12 7 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (2.65%) VLAN
12 7 (2.65%) SSL
13 6 (2.27%) Wireless
13 6 (2.27%) SMTP
13 6 (2.27%) HTTPS
14 5 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 53 (20.08%) EDRMS
3 47 (17.80%) IDOL
4 27 (10.23%) MySQL
5 20 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.41%) MS Access
10 7 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.65%) DB2
11 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Power View
12 4 (1.52%) Big Data
13 3 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (7.20%) Maven
1 19 (7.20%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.44%) Subversion
3 14 (5.30%) Oracle Forms
4 13 (4.92%) LoadRunner
5 9 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.27%) TestDirector
7 5 (1.89%) Ant
7 5 (1.89%) Hudson
8 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (18.56%) Finance
2 41 (15.53%) Telecoms
3 31 (11.74%) Retail
4 11 (4.17%) Banking
5 4 (1.52%) Back Office
5 4 (1.52%) Automotive
6 3 (1.14%) Law
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 32 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 29 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 28 (10.61%) Consultant
5 17 (6.44%) Applications Support
6 16 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
6 16 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (4.92%) Administrator
8 13 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
10 11 (4.17%) Active Directory Specialist
11 10 (3.79%) Web Engineer
11 10 (3.79%) Web Support Engineer
12 8 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
12 8 (3.03%) Wintel Consultant
12 8 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 8 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.03%) Developer
13 7 (2.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.15%) .NET
2 17 (6.44%) J2EE
3 15 (5.68%) HTML
4 14 (5.30%) ASP.NET
4 14 (5.30%) JSP
5 11 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.41%) XML
7 8 (3.03%) Web Services
7 8 (3.03%) Ajax
7 8 (3.03%) Regular Expression
8 6 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.27%) COM
9 3 (1.14%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.76%) Lucene
11 1 (0.38%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.38%) WCF
11 1 (0.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.53%) Statistics
2 30 (11.36%) Clustering
3 16 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 14 (5.30%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.92%) Replication
6 8 (3.03%) Thin Client
6 8 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.03%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.27%) PKI
9 3 (1.14%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.76%) iPhone
10 2 (0.76%) Blog
11 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 204 (77.27%) Windows
2 119 (45.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 68 (25.76%) Linux
4 66 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (15.91%) Windows 7
7 31 (11.74%) UNIX
8 22 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 22 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.27%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.89%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.52%) Solaris
12 3 (1.14%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.76%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.76%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 36 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 33 (12.50%) ITIL
4 32 (12.12%) Coaching
4 32 (12.12%) Time Management
5 26 (9.85%) DevOps
5 26 (9.85%) Migration
6 22 (8.33%) Change Management
7 21 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 16 (6.06%) Change Control
9 13 (4.92%) Performance Engineering
9 13 (4.92%) Project Management
9 13 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (4.92%) Test Management
9 13 (4.92%) Test Scripting
10 11 (4.17%) Scrum
11 10 (3.79%) Workflow
11 10 (3.79%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 149 (56.44%) SQL
2 43 (16.29%) VBScript
3 31 (11.74%) Java
4 29 (10.98%) C#
5 26 (9.85%) Perl
6 25 (9.47%) PHP
6 25 (9.47%) Python
7 21 (7.95%) VB
8 19 (7.20%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.30%) C
10 12 (4.55%) JavaScript
11 9 (3.41%) Ruby
12 8 (3.03%) Pascal
12 8 (3.03%) VBA
12 8 (3.03%) Delphi
13 3 (1.14%) C++
14 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 111 (42.05%) Security Cleared
2 96 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 64 (24.24%) DV Cleared
4 20 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (7.20%) MCSE
6 13 (4.92%) CISSP
7 12 (4.55%) MCP
7 12 (4.55%) Degree
8 11 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.03%) MCSA
10 6 (2.27%) ISEB
11 5 (1.89%) CCNA
11 5 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.89%) VCP4
12 4 (1.52%) MCDBA
12 4 (1.52%) MCITP
12 4 (1.52%) CCSA
13 3 (1.14%) CISA
14 2 (0.76%) CCNP
14 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (3.03%) SLA
3 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.14%) QA
4 2 (0.76%) GPG13
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 153 (57.95%) Active Directory
2 107 (40.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (18.94%) ISA Server
4 48 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 29 (10.98%) vSphere
6 19 (7.20%) XenApp
7 17 (6.44%) VMware ESX
8 11 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (3.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (2.65%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.89%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.52%) Samba
13 3 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.38%) Firmware
14 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 61 (23.11%) NetBackup
2 40 (15.15%) SCCM
3 22 (8.33%) Puppet
4 20 (7.58%) SCOM
4 20 (7.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 17 (6.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 13 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (4.17%) OpenAM
7 11 (4.17%) Nagios
7 11 (4.17%) Backup Exec
8 9 (3.41%) WSUS
9 8 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 8 (3.03%) Netcool
9 8 (3.03%) Unicenter
10 7 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (2.27%) Zenoss
12 5 (1.89%) ZABBIX
13 4 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (1.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 146 (55.30%) Microsoft
2 129 (48.86%) VMware
3 85 (32.20%) Citrix
4 61 (23.11%) Meridio
5 60 (22.73%) Oracle
6 58 (21.97%) Veritas
7 28 (10.61%) Fujitsu
8 25 (9.47%) HP
9 22 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 21 (7.95%) Cisco
11 19 (7.20%) IBM
12 15 (5.68%) Symantec
13 14 (5.30%) Business Objects
14 13 (4.92%) Splunk
15 10 (3.79%) EMC
16 9 (3.41%) Juniper
17 8 (3.03%) Red Gate
18 6 (2.27%) Lumension
18 6 (2.27%) ESRI
19 4 (1.52%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen,health
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, berkshire
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bell Integration
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
iKonnect
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 26 days ago