The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 56 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 21 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.00% 0.58% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.87% 1.20% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £40,000 £26,007
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 415 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.22% 48.37% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 318 392 454
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Salary Trend in Southampton

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Southampton

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Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 49 (89.09%) Windows
2 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 40 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 27 (49.09%) SCOM
3 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (47.27%) MS Excel
4 26 (47.27%) SQL
5 25 (45.45%) SCCM
6 21 (38.18%) VMware
7 19 (34.55%) DNS
7 19 (34.55%) DHCP
8 17 (30.91%) Windows 7
9 16 (29.09%) Fibre Channel
10 15 (27.27%) DV Cleared
10 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
11 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
11 14 (25.45%) ITIL
12 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
12 13 (23.64%) Linux
12 13 (23.64%) Fault Management
12 13 (23.64%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (23.64%) Patch Management
13 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (20.00%) Clustering
14 11 (20.00%) HP
15 10 (18.18%) SAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (47.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) DHCP
1 19 (34.55%) DNS
2 16 (29.09%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (18.18%) SAN
4 9 (16.36%) NetScaler
4 9 (16.36%) FCoE
5 4 (7.27%) VPN
6 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.45%) Firewall
6 3 (5.45%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.82%) SSL
7 1 (1.82%) IPsec
7 1 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.09%) DTS
5 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Administrator
5 9 (16.36%) SQL DBA
5 9 (16.36%) DBA
6 8 (14.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (14.55%) Server Administrator
7 7 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.45%) Developer
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Junior DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Senior SQL DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) MDX
2 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Clustering
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Kindle
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 49 (89.09%) Windows
2 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (30.91%) Windows 7
4 13 (23.64%) Linux
5 9 (16.36%) Solaris
6 7 (12.73%) Fedora
6 7 (12.73%) CentOS
7 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Fault Management
2 13 (23.64%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (23.64%) Patch Management
3 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (18.18%) Database Mirroring
4 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.27%) Database Security
7 3 (5.45%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.64%) Scrum
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.82%) TDD
9 1 (1.82%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.82%) CRM
9 1 (1.82%) ETL
9 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
3 9 (16.36%) VBScript
4 7 (12.73%) Python
4 7 (12.73%) Perl
4 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) VCP4
2 8 (14.55%) MCSE
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.18%) XenApp
3 10 (18.18%) vSphere
4 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (49.09%) SCOM
2 25 (45.45%) SCCM
3 9 (16.36%) vMotion
4 7 (12.73%) Puppet
5 2 (3.64%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) HP
4 9 (16.36%) Citrix
4 9 (16.36%) 3PAR
5 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.73%) Sun
5 7 (12.73%) Oracle
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper
7 1 (1.82%) Nokia
7 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.82%) Websense
7 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.82%) IronPort
7 1 (1.82%) F5