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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 103 116 133
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 23 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.07% 0.97% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 1.63% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 8
Average salary £39,250 £40,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
1218 1468 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 56.47% 59.53% 61.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1241 1323
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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 +6 15 £40,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 47 (97.92%) Windows
2 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 34 (70.83%) SQL Server
4 30 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 28 (58.33%) Degree
6 26 (54.17%) .NET
7 24 (50.00%) C#
7 24 (50.00%) ITIL
8 22 (45.83%) IIS
9 21 (43.75%) SQL
9 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
10 20 (41.67%) DNS
11 19 (39.58%) Management Information System
12 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
12 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (35.42%) DevOps
14 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
16 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
16 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
17 13 (27.08%) DSDM
17 13 (27.08%) HTML
17 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (27.08%) Selenium
17 13 (27.08%) Sitecore
17 13 (27.08%) HTML5
17 13 (27.08%) Moq

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (45.83%) IIS
2 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 13 (27.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (22.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (22.92%) Lync
5 5 (10.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 30 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Tridion
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) DNS
2 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.92%) SMTP
3 11 (22.92%) SNMP
3 11 (22.92%) Internet
4 6 (12.50%) DHCP
5 5 (10.42%) LDAP
6 3 (6.25%) HTTP
7 2 (4.17%) Firewall
8 1 (2.08%) Wireless
8 1 (2.08%) VLAN
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 13 (27.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (27.08%) Moq
2 13 (27.08%) Selenium
2 13 (27.08%) SpecFlow
3 11 (22.92%) Subversion
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) Redmine
6 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Administrator
5 8 (16.67%) DBA
5 8 (16.67%) SQL DBA
6 7 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (14.58%) Technical Support
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Consultant
9 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Support Consultant
9 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 13 (27.08%) HTML5
4 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
4 11 (22.92%) SAML
4 11 (22.92%) Classic ASP
5 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (6.25%) Ajax
7 3 (6.25%) CSS
7 3 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Management Information System
2 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (22.92%) Replication
3 11 (22.92%) SecurID
4 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.25%) Statistics
5 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.17%) Clustering
6 2 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.17%) Chemistry
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.08%) Streaming Music
7 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (97.92%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Linux
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) Android
6 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.08%) Debian
7 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) DevOps
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
4 13 (27.08%) DSDM
4 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (27.08%) SDLC
5 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (22.92%) Product Management
6 11 (22.92%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (22.92%) Change Management
6 11 (22.92%) Information Security
7 10 (20.83%) MVC
7 10 (20.83%) Project Management
8 8 (16.67%) Line Management
9 5 (10.42%) Change Control
9 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) Perl
4 11 (22.92%) VBScript
5 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
6 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Degree
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.58%) MCSE
4 5 (10.42%) MCITP
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
5 2 (4.17%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Sitecore
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Rackspace
4 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.17%) Motorola
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) F5