The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 70 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.14% 1.11% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 2.02% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 198 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.86% 54.85% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 177 177 162
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Portsmouth

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow Management
3 4 (66.67%) MS Project Server
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Perl

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) MS Project Server
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware