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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 82 124 111
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 68 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.59% 0.97% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.24% 2.39% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 63 16 14
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £43,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
736 1045 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.07% 40.61% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 577 872 810
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Reading

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 67 (66.34%) Windows
2 54 (53.47%) VMware
3 53 (52.48%) SQL
4 44 (43.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
6 38 (37.62%) Linux
7 37 (36.63%) Active Directory
8 34 (33.66%) IIS
8 34 (33.66%) SC Cleared
8 34 (33.66%) Security Cleared
9 33 (32.67%) Hyper-V
10 31 (30.69%) SharePoint
11 28 (27.72%) Citrix
11 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (23.76%) Oracle
12 24 (23.76%) Clustering
13 23 (22.77%) Subversion
13 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (19.80%) Java
14 20 (19.80%) Python
14 20 (19.80%) UNIX
15 19 (18.81%) Apache
15 19 (18.81%) vSphere
15 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
16 17 (16.83%) HTML
16 17 (16.83%) VBScript
17 16 (15.84%) ITIL
17 16 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (15.84%) Exchange Server 2013

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 34 (33.66%) IIS
2 31 (30.69%) SharePoint
3 19 (18.81%) Apache
4 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
5 16 (15.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (14.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (13.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (11.88%) WebLogic
8 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2000
8 12 (11.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (9.90%) WebSphere
10 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (6.93%) Tomcat
11 6 (5.94%) JBoss
12 5 (4.95%) Joomla!
13 4 (3.96%) ArcGIS
13 4 (3.96%) Lync
14 2 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) PaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) DNS
2 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.90%) Internet
3 6 (5.94%) DHCP
3 6 (5.94%) Wireshark
3 6 (5.94%) tcpdump
4 5 (4.95%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.96%) snoop
5 4 (3.96%) FWSM
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.96%) Firewall
6 3 (2.97%) HTTP
6 3 (2.97%) NAS
6 3 (2.97%) Network Security
6 3 (2.97%) SAN
7 2 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.98%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) EDRMS
2 11 (10.89%) IDOL
3 6 (5.94%) MySQL
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.95%) DB2
5 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Subversion
2 13 (12.87%) Maven
2 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.88%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (6.93%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.99%) Hudson
6 1 (0.99%) Ant
6 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.93%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (19.80%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (17.82%) Applications Support
3 15 (14.85%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Consultant
5 11 (10.89%) Wintel Consultant
6 10 (9.90%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Applications Support Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Test Leader
8 6 (5.94%) Performance Test Leader
9 5 (4.95%) UNIX Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) DBA
9 5 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.95%) Administrator
10 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.96%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (3.96%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (2.97%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) HTML
2 12 (11.88%) JSP
2 12 (11.88%) J2EE
3 10 (9.90%) XML
4 8 (7.92%) .NET
5 5 (4.95%) Ajax
6 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.97%) Web Services
8 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.99%) COM
8 1 (0.99%) CSS
8 1 (0.99%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) Clustering
2 14 (13.86%) Blackberry
3 8 (7.92%) Replication
4 4 (3.96%) PKI
4 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.98%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (66.34%) Windows
2 38 (37.62%) Linux
3 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (19.80%) UNIX
6 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (10.89%) Solaris
8 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.98%) CentOS
10 2 (1.98%) VMS
11 1 (0.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.84%) ITIL
1 16 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (12.87%) Workflow
2 13 (12.87%) Change Management
3 12 (11.88%) Change Control
4 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.93%) Test Management
5 7 (6.93%) Test Scripting
5 7 (6.93%) Performance Engineering
6 6 (5.94%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.96%) Web Development
7 4 (3.96%) Migration
7 4 (3.96%) Performance Testing
8 3 (2.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.97%) DevOps
8 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.97%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (1.98%) Operations Management
9 2 (1.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (52.48%) SQL
2 20 (19.80%) Java
2 20 (19.80%) Python
3 17 (16.83%) VBScript
4 16 (15.84%) Ruby
5 13 (12.87%) PHP
5 13 (12.87%) VB
6 10 (9.90%) C#
6 10 (9.90%) Perl
7 8 (7.92%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.93%) C
9 5 (4.95%) Pascal
9 5 (4.95%) Delphi
9 5 (4.95%) VBA
10 1 (0.99%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (33.66%) SC Cleared
1 34 (33.66%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.84%) DV Cleared
3 12 (11.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (11.88%) MCP
4 3 (2.97%) Degree
5 2 (1.98%) CCNA
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.98%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 44 (43.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (36.63%) Active Directory
3 33 (32.67%) Hyper-V
4 19 (18.81%) vSphere
5 14 (13.86%) VMware ESX
6 12 (11.88%) XenApp
6 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (10.89%) ISA Server
8 4 (3.96%) Firmware
9 2 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.98%) Nmap
9 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) NetBackup
2 9 (8.91%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (6.93%) SCCM
4 6 (5.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.98%) SCOM
6 2 (1.98%) Puppet
6 2 (1.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.99%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.99%) Nagios
7 1 (0.99%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 54 (53.47%) VMware
2 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
3 28 (27.72%) Citrix
4 24 (23.76%) Oracle
5 12 (11.88%) Business Objects
5 12 (11.88%) Cisco
6 11 (10.89%) Veritas
6 11 (10.89%) Meridio
7 10 (9.90%) IBM
8 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.93%) Juniper
9 7 (6.93%) HP
10 6 (5.94%) Symantec
11 5 (4.95%) NetApp
12 4 (3.96%) Egenera
12 4 (3.96%) Foundry
12 4 (3.96%) F5
12 4 (3.96%) Lumension
12 4 (3.96%) ESRI
12 4 (3.96%) Sun
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Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 9% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 21 days ago