The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 50 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.23% 0.38% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 0.99% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £58,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
120 101 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.92% 38.40% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 114 82 81
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Farnborough

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Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Farnborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) PaaS
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) IaaS
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Platform Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) EMC Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco