The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 26 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.19% 1.37% 9.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.33% 2.56% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 10
Average salary £42,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 31.82% 53.42% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 36
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Brentwood region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Brentwood

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Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Brentwood

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) VBScript
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Clustering
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) XenServer
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) Veeam
7 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) LDAP
3 3 (25.00%) SNMP
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) FTP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Development Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
1 2 (16.67%) VXML
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
2 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) VBScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Tcl
3 2 (16.67%) VB6
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (16.67%) Korn
4 1 (8.33%) XPath
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) CEH
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Veeam
2 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco