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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 100 93 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 1.20% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.86% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 5
Average salary £34,000 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.27% -17.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
PowerShell
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
1089 916 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.73% 64.55% 63.31%
Number of salaries quoted 886 794 959
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
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

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 30 January 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (64.44%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) Windows
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 19 (42.22%) Linux
4 19 (42.22%) Java
5 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (37.78%) Python
7 16 (35.56%) SharePoint
7 16 (35.56%) .NET
7 16 (35.56%) XML
8 15 (33.33%) UNIX
8 15 (33.33%) Degree
9 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
10 13 (28.89%) Finance
10 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
11 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (26.67%) MVC
11 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
11 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
12 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (24.44%) WCF
12 11 (24.44%) LINQ
12 11 (24.44%) TDD
12 11 (24.44%) Banking
12 11 (24.44%) MSBuild
13 10 (22.22%) Java ME
13 10 (22.22%) SCCM
13 10 (22.22%) Android
13 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (22.22%) WiX

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (35.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) iSCSI
1 8 (17.78%) NFC
1 8 (17.78%) SMS
1 8 (17.78%) SMPP
2 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.56%) DNS
3 5 (11.11%) DHCP
4 4 (8.89%) Internet
5 3 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) IPv6
5 3 (6.67%) VLAN
5 3 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) Big Data
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (24.44%) MSBuild
3 10 (22.22%) WiX
4 8 (17.78%) NUnit
4 8 (17.78%) MSTest
5 3 (6.67%) Selenium
5 3 (6.67%) Moq
5 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.22%) Ant
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 5 (11.11%) IT Support
5 5 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Automated Test Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
1 16 (35.56%) XML
2 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (24.44%) WCF
3 11 (24.44%) LINQ
4 10 (22.22%) Java ME
5 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.78%) WPF
5 8 (17.78%) HTML
5 8 (17.78%) XSLT
6 3 (6.67%) CSS
6 3 (6.67%) Ajax
6 3 (6.67%) jQuery
6 3 (6.67%) HTML5
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Blackberry
1 8 (17.78%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) PKI
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 15 (33.33%) UNIX
4 10 (22.22%) Android
5 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Phone
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
3 12 (26.67%) MVC
4 11 (24.44%) TDD
5 10 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 10 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Data Security
6 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
7 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.67%) DSDM
9 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Change Control
9 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.44%) ITIL
10 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) Python
4 9 (20.00%) C++
4 9 (20.00%) C
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (17.78%) XAML
6 5 (11.11%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
2 8 (17.78%) ISO 8583
3 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Telerik
4 6 (13.33%) VMware
5 4 (8.89%) Facebook
6 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
7 2 (4.44%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago