The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 82 122 124
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 49 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.97% 0.63% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.34% 1.07% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 12 21
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
PowerShell
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1467 1307 2044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.94% 59.25% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1128 1796
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +15 33 £42,500 +30.76%
Peterborough +13 13 £40,000 -20.00%
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 40 (56.34%) C#
3 29 (40.85%) Java
4 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
5 25 (35.21%) Python
5 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (33.80%) .NET
6 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
7 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
7 22 (30.99%) XML
8 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
8 19 (26.76%) MVC
8 19 (26.76%) WCF
8 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (25.35%) MSBuild
9 18 (25.35%) Linux
10 17 (23.94%) SQL
10 17 (23.94%) VMware
10 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (22.54%) Finance
11 16 (22.54%) NUnit
11 16 (22.54%) Degree
11 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
11 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
12 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
12 15 (21.13%) Banking
12 15 (21.13%) LINQ
12 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (19.72%) Android

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (5.63%) CloudFront
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.49%) Firewall
3 8 (11.27%) SMPP
3 8 (11.27%) DNS
3 8 (11.27%) SMS
3 8 (11.27%) NFC
4 5 (7.04%) HTTP
4 5 (7.04%) SAN
4 5 (7.04%) Internet
5 4 (5.63%) IPv6
5 4 (5.63%) VLAN
5 4 (5.63%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.63%) NAS
6 2 (2.82%) WAN
6 2 (2.82%) DHCP
6 2 (2.82%) LAN
7 1 (1.41%) LDAP
7 1 (1.41%) SSL
7 1 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) Big Data
4 4 (5.63%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (25.35%) MSBuild
3 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
3 16 (22.54%) NUnit
4 12 (16.90%) MSTest
5 11 (15.49%) WiX
6 6 (8.45%) Subversion
7 4 (5.63%) JIRA
7 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
7 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.82%) Ant
9 2 (2.82%) Hudson
9 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.41%) MSI
10 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Test Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Administrator
4 10 (14.08%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) VMware Consultant
7 7 (9.86%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Consultant
8 6 (8.45%) Storage Consultant
8 6 (8.45%) Automated Test Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 22 (30.99%) XML
3 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (26.76%) WCF
4 15 (21.13%) LINQ
5 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
7 10 (14.08%) Java ME
8 8 (11.27%) WPF
8 8 (11.27%) XSLT
9 7 (9.86%) HTML
10 4 (5.63%) Web Services
10 4 (5.63%) REST
11 2 (2.82%) MSMQ
11 2 (2.82%) Middleware
12 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Blackberry
1 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.35%) Linux
4 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (19.72%) Android
6 9 (12.68%) UNIX
7 8 (11.27%) Windows Phone
7 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
11 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) MVC
3 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (15.49%) Regression Testing
5 11 (15.49%) TDD
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
6 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
7 7 (9.86%) Operations Management
8 6 (8.45%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.63%) Change Management
10 4 (5.63%) Migration
10 4 (5.63%) Android Development
11 3 (4.23%) Validation
12 2 (2.82%) Information Security
12 2 (2.82%) Penetration Testing
12 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) C#
2 29 (40.85%) Java
3 25 (35.21%) Python
4 17 (23.94%) SQL
5 14 (19.72%) C
6 13 (18.31%) C++
7 11 (15.49%) Perl
8 8 (11.27%) XAML
9 4 (5.63%) VB
9 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.82%) VBScript
12 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) PhD
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) QA
2 8 (11.27%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Puppet
2 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) VMware
3 8 (11.27%) Telerik
4 7 (9.86%) NetApp
5 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.45%) HP
6 5 (7.04%) EMC
6 5 (7.04%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.63%) Facebook
7 4 (5.63%) Intel
8 2 (2.82%) Citrix
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.41%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.41%) ESRI