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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 104 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 13 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 1.14% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 8
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
870 968 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.13% 56.28% 59.00%
Number of salaries quoted 762 881 856
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 - 5 £60,000 -
Henley-on-Thames +2 4 £26,500 +12.76%
Oxford +3 1 £55,000 -12.00%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 26 (68.42%) C#
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (68.42%) Puppet
1 26 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
3 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (44.74%) WPF
3 17 (44.74%) Silverlight
3 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (44.74%) Open Source
4 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (39.47%) Big Data
5 14 (36.84%) C++
5 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 13 (34.21%) Windows
6 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
7 12 (31.58%) WCF
7 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
9 10 (26.32%) HTML
9 10 (26.32%) CSS
9 10 (26.32%) Degree
9 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
9 10 (26.32%) jQuery
10 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
1 9 (23.68%) Node.js
2 6 (15.79%) IIS
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) Site Server
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Wireless
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (10.53%) FTP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) IPv4
3 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
3 3 (7.89%) NAS
4 2 (5.26%) RTP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.63%) Intranet
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 15 (39.47%) Big Data
3 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Ant
General
1 6 (15.79%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) C# Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
5 9 (23.68%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (23.68%) Senior Developer
5 9 (23.68%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior Server Engineer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 6 (15.79%) Server Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
9 4 (10.53%) Analyst
9 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) WPF
2 17 (44.74%) Silverlight
3 12 (31.58%) Web Services
3 12 (31.58%) WCF
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
4 10 (26.32%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) jQuery
5 9 (23.68%) HTML5
5 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
6 6 (15.79%) REST
6 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.26%) WinForms
7 2 (5.26%) FreeSWITCH
7 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.63%) LINQ
8 1 (2.63%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Open Source
2 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Social Media
4 3 (7.89%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Vista
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (23.68%) MVC
4 9 (23.68%) Big Data Analytics
4 9 (23.68%) Analytics
5 7 (18.42%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) ETL
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.26%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) C++
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) VBScript
5 4 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) Terminal Server
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Dovecot
4 2 (5.26%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) Puppet
1 26 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.89%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix