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 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 51 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.56% 4.39% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 7.94% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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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
182 126 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 51.12% 55.26% 67.35%
Number of salaries quoted 173 118 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 21 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (70.83%) SAN
5 13 (54.17%) Puppet
5 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (45.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (45.83%) UNIX
7 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
8 8 (33.33%) CCNP
8 8 (33.33%) CCNA
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (33.33%) MCSE
8 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (33.33%) Release Management
8 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 7 (29.17%) Service Management
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) DevOps
11 4 (16.67%) Build Automation
11 4 (16.67%) AWS Certification
11 4 (16.67%) Ruby
11 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
12 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
12 2 (8.33%) Web Services
12 2 (8.33%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (45.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Systems Support
1 8 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Release Management
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (29.17%) Service Management
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) MCSE
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
1 8 (33.33%) CCNA
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
1 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle