The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 76 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 40 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.65% 0.87% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 1.30% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 17
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -25.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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Cambridgeshire

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
941 1077 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.24% 66.81% 64.05%
Number of salaries quoted 775 877 790
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 43 (72.88%) IIS
3 35 (59.32%) TCP/IP
4 34 (57.63%) Windows Server
5 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (50.85%) HTTP
7 29 (49.15%) DNS
8 26 (44.07%) Web Operations
9 25 (42.37%) ITIL
10 20 (33.90%) Visual Studio
11 19 (32.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 18 (30.51%) Riverbed
12 18 (30.51%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (30.51%) Degree
13 15 (25.42%) Web Services
14 14 (23.73%) Scrum
14 14 (23.73%) Security Testing
15 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
16 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
16 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
17 10 (16.95%) .NET
17 10 (16.95%) SQL
17 10 (16.95%) Technical Architecture
17 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (16.95%) Kanban
18 9 (15.25%) DevOps
19 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
20 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Software
20 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 43 (72.88%) IIS
2 6 (10.17%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.78%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.39%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) TCP/IP
2 30 (50.85%) HTTP
3 29 (49.15%) DNS
4 7 (11.86%) VPN
5 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
5 6 (10.17%) SSL
6 3 (5.08%) SAN
6 3 (5.08%) WAN
7 2 (3.39%) Firewall
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
7 2 (3.39%) NFC
7 2 (3.39%) SMPP
8 1 (1.69%) DHCP
8 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.69%) LAN
8 1 (1.69%) SNMP
8 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.69%) VoIP
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.39%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.39%) MSTest
4 2 (3.39%) NUnit
General
1 2 (3.39%) Banking
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Back Office
2 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Web Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (22.03%) Web Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) PowerShell Engineer
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (18.64%) Operations Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Senior Web Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) WebOps Analyst
7 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (15.25%) Senior Server Analyst
8 9 (15.25%) Server Analyst
8 9 (15.25%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (15.25%) Windows Server Analyst
9 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 8 (13.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) Web Services
2 10 (16.95%) .NET
3 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.17%) LINQ
3 6 (10.17%) WCF
4 5 (8.47%) HTML
4 5 (8.47%) XML
5 4 (6.78%) HTML5
5 4 (6.78%) REST
5 4 (6.78%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (6.78%) WinForms
6 3 (5.08%) XSL
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.39%) WPF
7 2 (3.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.78%) Statistics
4 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) BBC
5 1 (1.69%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 34 (57.63%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.17%) Linux
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) Web Operations
3 25 (42.37%) ITIL
4 19 (32.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 14 (23.73%) Scrum
5 14 (23.73%) Security Testing
6 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
7 10 (16.95%) Kanban
7 10 (16.95%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (15.25%) DevOps
9 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
10 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (10.17%) CRM
11 5 (8.47%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Web Design
12 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (6.78%) Refactoring
13 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (5.08%) Migration
14 2 (3.39%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) C#
3 5 (8.47%) VBScript
4 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.39%) VB
5 2 (3.39%) VBA
5 2 (3.39%) XAML
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (10.17%) MCSE
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) CCNP
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Riverbed
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) DevExpress
3 4 (6.78%) F5
3 4 (6.78%) Facebook
3 4 (6.78%) IBM
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.39%) EMC
5 2 (3.39%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.39%) Veeam
6 1 (1.69%) Brocade
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) NetApp
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
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