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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 39 29 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 24 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.02% 7.24% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.67% 9.05% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
313 243 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 65.48% 79.93% 64.09%
Number of salaries quoted 296 180 202
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 £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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

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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

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (50.00%) SAN
4 16 (42.11%) UNIX
5 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (34.21%) Puppet
6 13 (34.21%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (31.58%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (28.95%) DevOps
8 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
9 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
9 10 (26.32%) Ant
9 10 (26.32%) MSBuild
9 10 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (23.68%) Java
11 8 (21.05%) MCSE
11 8 (21.05%) CCNP
11 8 (21.05%) CCNA
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Release Management
11 8 (21.05%) Service Management
11 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.79%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (31.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) VoIP
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Ant
1 10 (26.32%) MSBuild
1 10 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (15.79%) Subversion
2 6 (15.79%) NuGet
2 6 (15.79%) FxCop
2 6 (15.79%) StyleCop
2 6 (15.79%) SonarQube
3 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Architect
2 9 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Systems Support
3 8 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Technical Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Build and Release Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Release Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Build Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Service Support Manager
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
3 16 (42.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (28.95%) DevOps
3 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
3 8 (21.05%) Release Management
3 8 (21.05%) Service Management
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (13.16%) Build Automation
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
3 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 9 (23.68%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 5 (13.16%) Ruby
7 4 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) MCSE
1 8 (21.05%) CCNP
1 8 (21.05%) CCNA
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Puppet
1 13 (34.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle