The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 125 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 22 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.97% 0.99% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 2.64% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 23
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PowerShell
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
802 870 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.27% 37.60% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 677 754 708
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Reading

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 76 (76.77%) Windows
2 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 47 (47.47%) SQL
4 40 (40.40%) Active Directory
4 40 (40.40%) VMware
4 40 (40.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (35.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (34.34%) .NET
7 32 (32.32%) Security Cleared
8 30 (30.30%) IIS
9 29 (29.29%) Oracle
9 29 (29.29%) Windows 7
10 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
10 28 (28.28%) Linux
11 27 (27.27%) Apache
11 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (27.27%) Firewall
11 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (26.26%) SharePoint
13 25 (25.25%) SCCM
13 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
14 24 (24.24%) MySQL
15 23 (23.23%) DevOps
16 22 (22.22%) Red Hat
16 22 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 22 (22.22%) SaaS
16 22 (22.22%) Puppet
17 21 (21.21%) Hyper-V
17 21 (21.21%) Perl

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (30.30%) IIS
2 27 (27.27%) Apache
3 26 (26.26%) SharePoint
4 19 (19.19%) MS Exchange
5 15 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (15.15%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (14.14%) WebSphere
7 11 (11.11%) Tomcat
7 11 (11.11%) JBoss
8 10 (10.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (10.10%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (8.08%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (5.05%) Lync
12 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (3.03%) ArcGIS
13 3 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Office
2 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) SaaS
2 8 (8.08%) PaaS
3 5 (5.05%) Office 365
4 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
2 27 (27.27%) Firewall
3 15 (15.15%) HTTP
4 14 (14.14%) DNS
5 12 (12.12%) DHCP
6 11 (11.11%) SAN
6 11 (11.11%) LAN
6 11 (11.11%) SSL
7 10 (10.10%) NAS
7 10 (10.10%) LDAP
8 5 (5.05%) HTTPS
8 5 (5.05%) SMTP
9 3 (3.03%) Internet
9 3 (3.03%) Wireless
9 3 (3.03%) VPN
10 2 (2.02%) IPsec
11 1 (1.01%) Intranet
11 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.01%) tcpdump
11 1 (1.01%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
1 24 (24.24%) MySQL
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.04%) EDRMS
5 4 (4.04%) IDOL
6 2 (2.02%) DB2
7 1 (1.01%) OLTP
7 1 (1.01%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) TestDirector
1 7 (7.07%) LoadRunner
1 7 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.05%) Hudson
3 5 (5.05%) Maven
4 4 (4.04%) Ant
5 2 (2.02%) Subversion
6 1 (1.01%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.01%) Selenium
6 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 8 (8.08%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Banking
2 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (2.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (14.14%) Integration Engineer
1 14 (14.14%) Support Engineer
2 11 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (10.10%) Administrator
4 9 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (8.08%) Consultant
5 8 (8.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.07%) Tester
6 7 (7.07%) Performance Tester
7 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.04%) DevOps Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Systems Support
9 3 (3.03%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.34%) .NET
2 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.07%) Web Services
4 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.04%) J2EE
7 3 (3.03%) XML
7 3 (3.03%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.02%) COM
8 2 (2.02%) HTML
9 1 (1.01%) JSP
9 1 (1.01%) RESTful
9 1 (1.01%) Software Packaging
9 1 (1.01%) WCF
9 1 (1.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.09%) Replication
2 9 (9.09%) Clustering
3 6 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.03%) PKI
6 2 (2.02%) iPhone
6 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 76 (76.77%) Windows
2 35 (35.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (29.29%) Windows 7
4 28 (28.28%) Linux
5 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (19.19%) Windows XP
9 14 (14.14%) UNIX
10 8 (8.08%) Ubuntu
11 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.02%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) DevOps
3 18 (18.18%) Migration
4 14 (14.14%) Configuration Management
5 13 (13.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (12.12%) Change Control
7 11 (11.11%) Project Management
7 11 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 10 (10.10%) Scrum
9 9 (9.09%) Change Management
10 7 (7.07%) Performance Engineering
10 7 (7.07%) Test Management
10 7 (7.07%) Test Scripting
11 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.06%) Release Management
11 6 (6.06%) ITIL
11 6 (6.06%) MVC
11 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.05%) Operations Management
13 4 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 21 (21.21%) Perl
3 18 (18.18%) C#
4 16 (16.16%) VBScript
5 15 (15.15%) Java
6 14 (14.14%) Bash Shell
6 14 (14.14%) Python
6 14 (14.14%) VB
7 13 (13.13%) PHP
8 7 (7.07%) C
9 4 (4.04%) Ruby
10 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.01%) Pascal
11 1 (1.01%) VBA
11 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.01%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 32 (32.32%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) ISEB
3 7 (7.07%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.06%) Degree
5 3 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.02%) MCP
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.01%) CCNA
7 1 (1.01%) MCSE
7 1 (1.01%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 40 (40.40%) Active Directory
1 40 (40.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (21.21%) Hyper-V
3 13 (13.13%) VMware ESX
4 10 (10.10%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (8.08%) vSphere
6 5 (5.05%) XenApp
7 4 (4.04%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.03%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.01%) iptables
10 1 (1.01%) Firmware
10 1 (1.01%) vCloud
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (25.25%) SCCM
2 22 (22.22%) Puppet
3 14 (14.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 13 (13.13%) Backup Exec
5 12 (12.12%) Nagios
5 12 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (11.11%) WSUS
7 10 (10.10%) OpenAM
8 8 (8.08%) Zenoss
9 7 (7.07%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (6.06%) NetBackup
11 5 (5.05%) SCOM
12 4 (4.04%) ZABBIX
12 4 (4.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 2 (2.02%) ARCserve
13 2 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (1.01%) SCSM
14 1 (1.01%) XenMobile
14 1 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (1.01%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 40 (40.40%) VMware
3 29 (29.29%) Oracle
4 22 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 14 (14.14%) Symantec
6 12 (12.12%) Citrix
7 6 (6.06%) Red Gate
8 4 (4.04%) Meridio
8 4 (4.04%) Cisco
8 4 (4.04%) IBM
8 4 (4.04%) Veritas
9 3 (3.03%) HP
9 3 (3.03%) ESRI
9 3 (3.03%) Lumension
10 1 (1.01%) Dell
10 1 (1.01%) Lotus
10 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.01%) SAP
10 1 (1.01%) Sun
10 1 (1.01%) Foundry
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, homeworking
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago