The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 65 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.27% 0.80% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 315 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 46.02% 50.56% 54.06%
Number of salaries quoted 260 291 197
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £48,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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Salary Trend in Northampton

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Northampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
1 20 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 19 (95.00%) Project Management
3 18 (90.00%) IBM
3 18 (90.00%) HP
3 18 (90.00%) Citrix
3 18 (90.00%) MySQL
3 18 (90.00%) Linux
3 18 (90.00%) Apache
3 18 (90.00%) Tomcat
3 18 (90.00%) LAN
3 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 18 (90.00%) XenServer
4 16 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (80.00%) Agile Project Management
4 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
4 16 (80.00%) Cisco
4 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) Law
7 2 (10.00%) SCCM
7 2 (10.00%) SCOM
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) LDAP

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 18 (90.00%) Apache
1 18 (90.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (90.00%) LAN
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Server Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Storage Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Server Support
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Project Management
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 18 (90.00%) XenServer
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) HP
2 18 (90.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) IBM
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco