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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 61 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.39% 0.48% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 1.30% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £28,175 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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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
212 230 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 41.33% 36.45% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 191 219 239
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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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

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Slough region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) .NET
5 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) MCP
5 6 (54.55%) MCSD
5 6 (54.55%) MCDBA
5 6 (54.55%) LDAP
5 6 (54.55%) WSDL
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (54.55%) Ajax
5 6 (54.55%) MCTS
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (54.55%) MCITP
5 6 (54.55%) WCF
5 6 (54.55%) jQuery
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (54.55%) HTML5
5 6 (54.55%) CSS3
5 6 (54.55%) Office 365
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) IaaS
3 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
2 6 (54.55%) CSS3
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) WSDL
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
2 6 (54.55%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) LINQ
3 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (27.27%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (27.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) DTV
3 1 (9.09%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
1 6 (54.55%) MCSD
1 6 (54.55%) MCDBA
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (54.55%) MCTS
1 6 (54.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware