The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 122 112 132
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 23 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.22% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 3.07% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 7
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,750 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
976 846 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.21% 39.83% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 848 727 1070
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Reading

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Reading

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 52 (98.11%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
3 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
4 27 (50.94%) VMware
5 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
7 20 (37.74%) Cisco
7 20 (37.74%) MS Exchange
8 19 (35.85%) Finance
9 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (28.30%) Firewall
11 14 (26.42%) SQL
12 13 (24.53%) MS Office
12 13 (24.53%) Service Delivery
13 12 (22.64%) Migration
14 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
14 11 (20.75%) VBScript
14 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (20.75%) Lync
14 11 (20.75%) Change Control
15 10 (18.87%) WSUS
15 10 (18.87%) MCSE
15 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (18.87%) Service Management
15 10 (18.87%) Symantec
15 10 (18.87%) Blackberry
15 10 (18.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 9 (16.98%) HP
16 9 (16.98%) MS Visio

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 20 (37.74%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.75%) Lync
3 10 (18.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (11.32%) IIS
6 6 (11.32%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
9 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Office
2 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
3 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Firewall
2 7 (13.21%) SAN
3 6 (11.32%) DHCP
3 6 (11.32%) VPN
3 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 4 (7.55%) SSL
4 4 (7.55%) LDAP
4 4 (7.55%) PBX
4 4 (7.55%) VoIP
4 4 (7.55%) SMTP
4 4 (7.55%) MPLS
4 4 (7.55%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
4 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.77%) tcpdump
5 2 (3.77%) snoop
5 2 (3.77%) VLAN
5 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.77%) HTTP
5 2 (3.77%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) EDRMS
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) WiX
3 3 (5.66%) MSBuild
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) MSI
3 3 (5.66%) InstallShield
3 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Operations Manager
1 9 (16.98%) IT Operations Manager
2 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Messaging Specialist
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Specialist
4 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Build Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Installation Manager
7 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Communications Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) WPF
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) iPhone
3 4 (7.55%) Open Source
3 4 (7.55%) iPad
3 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (7.55%) Clustering
3 4 (7.55%) Firmware
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.77%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (98.11%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.43%) Solaris
6 4 (7.55%) Android
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Phone
6 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.66%) Linux
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Service Delivery
2 12 (22.64%) Migration
3 11 (20.75%) Change Control
4 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (18.87%) Service Management
5 9 (16.98%) Budget Control
5 9 (16.98%) Supplier Management
6 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
6 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity
7 5 (9.43%) Workflow
7 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.55%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) Change Management
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL
9 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.66%) Project Management
9 3 (5.66%) Security Management
9 3 (5.66%) Information Security
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) VBScript
3 8 (15.09%) VB
4 7 (13.21%) Perl
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.77%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.87%) MCSE
3 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) MCP
5 5 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (9.43%) MCITP
6 3 (5.66%) MCSM
6 3 (5.66%) MCTS
6 3 (5.66%) MOS
6 3 (5.66%) MCSA
7 1 (1.89%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
1 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
2 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.55%) XenApp
6 3 (5.66%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (3.77%) Xen
8 1 (1.89%) vSphere
8 1 (1.89%) vCloud
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) WSUS
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
2 6 (11.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (9.43%) SCCM
3 5 (9.43%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (5.66%) ARCserve
5 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) VMware
3 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 10 (18.87%) Symantec
5 9 (16.98%) HP
6 7 (13.21%) Citrix
6 7 (13.21%) Lotus
7 6 (11.32%) IronPort
8 5 (9.43%) Oracle
9 4 (7.55%) Sun
9 4 (7.55%) F5
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
10 2 (3.77%) Fujitsu
10 2 (3.77%) Dell
10 2 (3.77%) EMC
10 2 (3.77%) SAP
10 2 (3.77%) IBM
11 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.89%) BMC
11 1 (1.89%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago