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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 63 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.83% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 0.20% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 3
Average salary £41,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.45% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.26%
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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
412 491 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.00% 63.52% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 340 456 465
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 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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Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) IIS
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
5 10 (58.82%) Asset Management
5 10 (58.82%) MS Office
5 10 (58.82%) Windows 8
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (58.82%) Software Delivery
5 10 (58.82%) Server Building
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco
8 2 (11.76%) DHCP
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
8 2 (11.76%) Apple
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
8 2 (11.76%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) VRRP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) WAP
1 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile Games
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 8
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Asset Management
1 10 (58.82%) Software Delivery
1 10 (58.82%) Server Building
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.88%) Dell