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 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 111 112 144
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +32
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 18 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.82% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 1.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 6
Average salary £34,000 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.27% -17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1376 1270 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.96% 61.44% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1081 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 -7 14 £34,000 -25.27% 3
Peterborough - 3 £30,000 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (64.62%) Windows
2 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (44.62%) C#
4 28 (43.08%) Linux
5 22 (33.85%) Java
5 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
6 20 (30.77%) Python
6 20 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 20 (30.77%) VMware
7 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (27.69%) UNIX
7 18 (27.69%) .NET
7 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
8 16 (24.62%) XML
8 16 (24.62%) Degree
9 15 (23.08%) Finance
9 15 (23.08%) SQL
9 15 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (23.08%) MSBuild
10 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
10 14 (21.54%) Cisco
11 13 (20.00%) IIS
11 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 12 (18.46%) MVC
12 12 (18.46%) Service Delivery
12 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
12 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
12 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
12 12 (18.46%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 13 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
1 12 (18.46%) DNS
2 8 (12.31%) iSCSI
2 8 (12.31%) SMS
2 8 (12.31%) SMPP
2 8 (12.31%) NFC
3 7 (10.77%) Firewall
4 6 (9.23%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) Internet
6 3 (4.62%) NAS
6 3 (4.62%) IPv6
6 3 (4.62%) VLAN
7 2 (3.08%) SAN
8 1 (1.54%) LAN
8 1 (1.54%) WAN
8 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.31%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (23.08%) MSBuild
2 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
3 10 (15.38%) WiX
4 8 (12.31%) NUnit
4 8 (12.31%) MSTest
5 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.15%) Ant
6 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.62%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.62%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (4.62%) Hudson
7 3 (4.62%) Moq
7 3 (4.62%) Selenium
7 3 (4.62%) Subversion
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.62%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) Test Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) VMware Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Storage Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) IT Support
6 5 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (6.15%) Build Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) .NET
2 16 (24.62%) XML
3 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
3 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (16.92%) WCF
4 11 (16.92%) LINQ
5 10 (15.38%) Java ME
6 8 (12.31%) WPF
6 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.31%) HTML
6 8 (12.31%) XSLT
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.62%) HTML5
7 3 (4.62%) CSS
7 3 (4.62%) MSMQ
7 3 (4.62%) jQuery
7 3 (4.62%) Ajax
8 2 (3.08%) Middleware
8 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Blackberry
1 8 (12.31%) User Experience
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) PKI
3 5 (7.69%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 42 (64.62%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Linux
3 18 (27.69%) UNIX
4 10 (15.38%) Android
5 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
5 8 (12.31%) Windows Phone
6 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (18.46%) MVC
3 12 (18.46%) Service Delivery
3 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (16.92%) TDD
5 10 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 10 (15.38%) Data Security
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) Multithreading
7 7 (10.77%) Operations Management
8 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.15%) Migration
10 4 (6.15%) Change Management
10 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) C#
2 22 (33.85%) Java
3 20 (30.77%) Python
4 15 (23.08%) SQL
5 9 (13.85%) C
5 9 (13.85%) C++
6 8 (12.31%) XAML
6 8 (12.31%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.62%) VBScript
7 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
2 8 (12.31%) ISO 8583
3 7 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.69%) vSphere
4 5 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) VMware
3 14 (21.54%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) Telerik
5 7 (10.77%) NetApp
6 5 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.69%) HP
6 5 (7.69%) EMC
7 4 (6.15%) Intel
7 4 (6.15%) Facebook
8 3 (4.62%) Sitecore
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle
9 2 (3.08%) Riverbed
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