The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 62 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.37% 0.50% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 1.12% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £28,175 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.04% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
231 268 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 43.18% 44.30% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 204 252 220
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Salary Trend in Slough

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Slough

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Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VLE
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Android

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware