The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 48 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.93% 3.91% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 6.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
PowerShell
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 142 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 58.55% 61.74% 69.94%
Number of salaries quoted 235 124 219
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Ipswich

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Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (83.33%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (56.67%) SAN
5 13 (43.33%) Puppet
5 13 (43.33%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (40.00%) UNIX
7 11 (36.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (33.33%) DevOps
9 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
9 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (26.67%) Release Management
10 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (26.67%) CCNP
10 8 (26.67%) CCNA
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (26.67%) MCSE
10 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
11 7 (23.33%) Service Management
12 6 (20.00%) Java
12 6 (20.00%) SDLC
13 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (16.67%) Ant
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 5 (16.67%) MSBuild
14 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
14 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (36.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) VoIP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Ant
1 5 (16.67%) MSBuild
1 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) FxCop
3 1 (3.33%) StyleCop
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.33%) NuGet
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Systems Support
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Build Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Build and Release Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Release Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Build Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) DevOps
2 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (26.67%) Release Management
2 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (23.33%) Service Management
4 6 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
1 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) MCSE
1 8 (26.67%) CCNP
1 8 (26.67%) CCNA
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Puppet
1 13 (43.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle