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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 92 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.03% 0.70% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 1.13% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £27,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
771 977 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.98% 62.19% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 677 831 884
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Oxford +1 2 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £41,000 -
Banbury +3 1 £32,500 +25.00%
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) Perl
5 11 (36.67%) Firewall
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco
6 10 (33.33%) SAN
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (30.00%) WAN
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 8 (26.67%) Juniper
8 8 (26.67%) CommVault
8 8 (26.67%) Project Management
8 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (26.67%) Veeam
8 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
8 8 (26.67%) Network Security
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (23.33%) VBA
9 7 (23.33%) C#
10 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (20.00%) MySQL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) WordPress
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Agresso
2 5 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) SAN
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) Network Security
5 4 (13.33%) IPv4
5 4 (13.33%) FTP
5 4 (13.33%) Wireless
5 4 (13.33%) VoIP
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.33%) Extranet
8 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) MSTest
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Systems Architect
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) PhoneGap
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Games
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Android
5 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Vista
5 4 (13.33%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) UNIX
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) ETL
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Android Development
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Content Management
6 1 (3.33%) Document Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Perl
3 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (23.33%) VBA
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (13.33%) VBScript
8 3 (10.00%) Java
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) VCP4
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) Juniper
3 8 (26.67%) CommVault
3 8 (26.67%) Veeam
4 5 (16.67%) Google
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Xamarin
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Apple