The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 115 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.74% 0.42% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 0.70% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,600 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £39,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
PowerShell
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1050 853 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 64.70% 59.07% 59.92%
Number of salaries quoted 857 767 791
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -3 7 £57,500 +64.28%
Oxford -10 4 £27,500 -11.29%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 39 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
4 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (49.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
7 21 (36.84%) Windows 8
7 21 (36.84%) Windows 7
7 21 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (33.33%) Firewall
9 18 (31.58%) IIS
9 18 (31.58%) MS Office
9 18 (31.58%) VMware
10 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (26.32%) SQL
13 14 (24.56%) Perl
13 14 (24.56%) Cisco
13 14 (24.56%) Asset Management
13 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
13 14 (24.56%) Software Delivery
13 14 (24.56%) Server Building
14 13 (22.81%) Project Management
15 12 (21.05%) SAN
15 12 (21.05%) CommVault
16 11 (19.30%) Nagios
16 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
17 10 (17.54%) Data Centre

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (31.58%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Office
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (21.05%) SAN
3 7 (12.28%) Network Security
4 5 (8.77%) DNS
5 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.51%) SSH
7 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.28%) TeamCity
2 6 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (8.77%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.02%) JIRA
5 2 (3.51%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.51%) Moq
5 2 (3.51%) MSI
5 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) IT Support
3 11 (19.30%) IT Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) IT Support Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) IT Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Data Centre Architect
6 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (12.28%) Technical Architect
6 7 (12.28%) VMware Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) HTML5
3 2 (3.51%) jQuery
3 2 (3.51%) Middleware
3 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.75%) JSON
4 1 (1.75%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 39 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (49.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 21 (36.84%) Windows 8
6 10 (17.54%) Linux
7 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.75%) Android
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Asset Management
1 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
1 14 (24.56%) Server Building
1 14 (24.56%) Software Delivery
2 13 (22.81%) Project Management
3 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.79%) Information Security
5 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (12.28%) DevOps
5 7 (12.28%) Product Management
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL
7 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.02%) SDLC
8 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 14 (24.56%) Perl
3 10 (17.54%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) PHP
5 6 (10.53%) VB
6 5 (8.77%) Java
7 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) MCSE
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) CCNP
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (8.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (7.02%) ISO22301
4 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.26%) Docker
5 3 (5.26%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Nagios
2 4 (7.02%) Icinga
3 3 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.26%) Legato
3 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
4 2 (3.51%) SCCM
4 2 (3.51%) SCOM
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.58%) VMware
3 14 (24.56%) Cisco
4 12 (21.05%) CommVault
5 10 (17.54%) Sophos
6 7 (12.28%) Dell
6 7 (12.28%) Juniper
6 7 (12.28%) SolarWinds
6 7 (12.28%) Veeam
7 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
7 5 (8.77%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.02%) SonicWALL
9 3 (5.26%) Citrix
9 3 (5.26%) EMC
10 2 (3.51%) NetApp
11 1 (1.75%) Intel Security