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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 95 92 116
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 18 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.14% 1.37% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 2.07% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 1
Average salary £37,200 £45,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.24% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
1041 965 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.18% 66.28% 61.21%
Number of salaries quoted 878 845 979
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (60.98%) C#
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
3 22 (53.66%) .NET
3 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
3 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (51.22%) Windows
5 19 (46.34%) SharePoint
6 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
6 18 (43.90%) MVC
6 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (39.02%) Linux
8 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
9 14 (34.15%) SQL
10 13 (31.71%) Finance
11 12 (29.27%) Java
11 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio
12 11 (26.83%) XML
12 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (26.83%) Degree
12 11 (26.83%) WCF
12 11 (26.83%) LINQ
12 11 (26.83%) TDD
12 11 (26.83%) Banking
12 11 (26.83%) MSBuild
13 10 (24.39%) WiX
13 10 (24.39%) SCCM
13 10 (24.39%) Java ME
13 10 (24.39%) Android
13 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (24.39%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (46.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.95%) IIS
2 9 (21.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (17.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) SMS
2 8 (19.51%) SMPP
2 8 (19.51%) NFC
3 7 (17.07%) DHCP
4 5 (12.20%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) Internet
6 2 (4.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Visual Studio
2 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (26.83%) MSBuild
3 10 (24.39%) WiX
4 9 (21.95%) Moq
4 9 (21.95%) Selenium
4 9 (21.95%) SpecFlow
4 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.95%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (19.51%) NUnit
5 8 (19.51%) MSTest
6 1 (2.44%) Ant
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Support Technician
3 5 (12.20%) C# Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.20%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Manager
3 5 (12.20%) IT Support
4 4 (9.76%) Software Team Leader
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Support Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) .NET
2 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
2 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (26.83%) WCF
3 11 (26.83%) LINQ
3 11 (26.83%) XML
4 10 (24.39%) Java ME
5 9 (21.95%) HTML5
5 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (21.95%) HTML
6 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
6 8 (19.51%) XSLT
6 8 (19.51%) WPF
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 6 (14.63%) Ajax
7 6 (14.63%) CSS
8 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Blackberry
1 8 (19.51%) User Experience
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) Android
3 10 (24.39%) UNIX
4 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Phone
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) MVC
3 11 (26.83%) TDD
4 10 (24.39%) Data Security
4 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
5 9 (21.95%) DSDM
5 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing
5 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
6 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
6 8 (19.51%) Regression Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
7 6 (14.63%) Change Control
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL
9 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Project Management
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 12 (29.27%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) XAML
5 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.20%) Python
7 3 (7.32%) Perl
8 2 (4.88%) C++
8 2 (4.88%) C
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
2 8 (19.51%) ISO 8583
3 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) vSphere
2 5 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco
3 9 (21.95%) Sitecore
4 8 (19.51%) Telerik
5 6 (14.63%) VMware
6 4 (9.76%) Facebook
7 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £39400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago