The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 74 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.58% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
471 521 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 62.55% 54.38% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 438 463 340
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PowerShell
Oxfordshire

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) RTP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (50.00%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix