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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 86 105 101
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 24 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.61% 0.76% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 1.31% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 15
Average salary £41,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.45% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,200 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
796 919 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 53.39% 58.16% 55.49%
Number of salaries quoted 673 827 871
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 August 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 August 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
Oxford +13 15 £41,000 -25.45%
Abingdon +8 3 £39,000 -29.09% 2
Bicester - 1 £60,000 -
Eynsham - 1 £33,000 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (54.35%) IIS
5 20 (43.48%) VMware
6 17 (36.96%) SQL
7 16 (34.78%) Firewall
8 15 (32.61%) MS Office
8 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (26.09%) Network Security
11 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
11 11 (23.91%) Asset Management
11 11 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (23.91%) Linux
11 11 (23.91%) Cisco
11 11 (23.91%) SAN
11 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
11 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
11 11 (23.91%) Software Delivery
11 11 (23.91%) Server Building
12 10 (21.74%) Project Management
12 10 (21.74%) Perl
13 9 (19.57%) VB
13 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
13 9 (19.57%) WAN
13 9 (19.57%) CommVault
13 9 (19.57%) Juniper

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 25 (54.35%) IIS
2 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Office
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) Network Security
3 11 (23.91%) SAN
4 9 (19.57%) WAN
5 7 (15.22%) VoIP
5 7 (15.22%) DNS
6 5 (10.87%) DHCP
6 5 (10.87%) Internet
7 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 3 (6.52%) FTP
7 3 (6.52%) SSL
7 3 (6.52%) IPv4
8 1 (2.17%) LAN
8 1 (2.17%) VPN
8 1 (2.17%) VLAN
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.17%) OSPF
8 1 (2.17%) VRRP
8 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) MSTest
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Back Office
1 1 (2.17%) Banking
1 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Technical Architect
5 8 (17.39%) Systems Architect
6 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (13.04%) Administrator
7 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Help Desk Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) IT Support
8 5 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) WAP
1 1 (2.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
1 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
3 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
3 11 (23.91%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) CentOS
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.17%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Asset Management
1 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
1 11 (23.91%) Software Delivery
1 11 (23.91%) Server Building
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (15.22%) Business Continuity
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Information Security
7 4 (8.70%) Software Deployment
7 4 (8.70%) Time Management
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 3 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.35%) Workflow
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) Perl
3 9 (19.57%) VB
3 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.52%) VBScript
5 2 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Terminal Server
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Nagios
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.52%) Icinga
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) VMware
3 11 (23.91%) Cisco
4 9 (19.57%) Juniper
4 9 (19.57%) CommVault
4 9 (19.57%) Veeam
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
5 3 (6.52%) Symantec
6 2 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus on-call Allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33,000 - £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago