The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 75 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 0.11% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.20% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £55,000 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+161.90% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
PowerShell
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
387 498 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.35% 54.25% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 343 470 459
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,050
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Salary Trend in Oxford

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Oxford

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 2 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (100.00%) Kamailio
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (100.00%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix