The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 81 67 97
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 20 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.79% 2.77% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 4.45% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 13
Median salary £46,924 £46,615 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +37.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
830 876 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.17% 62.22% 65.74%
Number of salaries quoted 739 737 857
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Cambridge

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
4 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
5 23 (45.10%) Linux
6 21 (41.18%) SQL
7 20 (39.22%) .NET
7 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
8 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (33.33%) Finance
10 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (29.41%) VMware
12 14 (27.45%) Migration
12 14 (27.45%) C#
13 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
13 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
13 12 (23.53%) Firewall
14 11 (21.57%) MVC
14 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (21.57%) XML
14 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
14 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
15 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
15 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (19.61%) Degree
15 10 (19.61%) IIS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.61%) IIS
1 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.73%) Apache
3 6 (11.76%) Moodle
4 5 (9.80%) nginx
5 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.92%) ColdFusion
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.76%) Office 365
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) Firewall
1 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
2 8 (15.69%) SAN
3 7 (13.73%) DHCP
4 6 (11.76%) VPN
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (7.84%) NFC
5 4 (7.84%) SMPP
5 4 (7.84%) SMS
6 3 (5.88%) LDAP
6 3 (5.88%) SSL
6 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.88%) WPA
7 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) LAN
8 1 (1.96%) NAS
8 1 (1.96%) VLAN
8 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.80%) MySQL
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.92%) MS Access
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) SQLite
6 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.96%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (17.65%) Selenium
3 8 (15.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (13.73%) NUnit
5 6 (11.76%) JIRA
5 6 (11.76%) Moq
5 6 (11.76%) MSBuild
5 6 (11.76%) SpecFlow
6 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
7 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
7 4 (7.84%) MSTest
7 4 (7.84%) Subversion
7 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
8 3 (5.88%) Buildbot
8 3 (5.88%) JUnit
9 2 (3.92%) JMeter
9 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
9 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
9 2 (3.92%) YouTrack
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) French Language
3 2 (3.92%) German Language
3 2 (3.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Developer
1 8 (15.69%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) SCCM Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Server Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Server Support
5 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server Support
6 3 (5.88%) Development Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) XML
4 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (17.65%) HTML
6 8 (15.69%) HTML5
7 7 (13.73%) Web Services
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (11.76%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (7.84%) LAMP
9 4 (7.84%) LINQ
9 4 (7.84%) WCF
9 4 (7.84%) XSL
10 3 (5.88%) JSON
10 3 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (5.88%) SAML
11 2 (3.92%) CSS
11 2 (3.92%) CSS3
12 1 (1.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Learning Management System
1 6 (11.76%) Replication
1 6 (11.76%) VLE
2 5 (9.80%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.80%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) EMC VNX
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Informatics
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 23 (45.10%) Linux
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (19.61%) Unix
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.84%) CentOS
8 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
9 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.96%) Android
11 1 (1.96%) Solaris
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Migration
3 11 (21.57%) MVC
4 8 (15.69%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) SDLC
6 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) DSDM
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.80%) Time Management
8 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
9 3 (5.88%) Analytics
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Data Transformation
9 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) C#
3 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.73%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) Python
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
6 5 (9.80%) Perl
6 5 (9.80%) Ruby
7 3 (5.88%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.92%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) VBScript
9 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.61%) Degree
3 7 (13.73%) MCITP
4 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
2 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.76%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) XenApp
4 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.88%) NFS
5 3 (5.88%) Samba
6 2 (3.92%) KVM
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
3 4 (7.84%) SCOM
4 3 (5.88%) Ansible
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Packer
5 2 (3.92%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Veeam
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) EMC
5 6 (11.76%) Blackboard
5 6 (11.76%) Sitecore
6 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 4 (7.84%) HP
7 3 (5.88%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) JD Edwards
8 2 (3.92%) Juniper
8 2 (3.92%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.92%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Altiris
9 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat