The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 48 61 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 13 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.04% 1.09% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 1.76% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +49.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
PowerShell
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
263 341 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 61.59% 61.89% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 238 325 361
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Suffolk

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Suffolk

PowerShell
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +8 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £37,000 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (94.29%) Windows
3 32 (91.43%) UNIX
4 30 (85.71%) Web Services
5 29 (82.86%) SAN
6 26 (74.29%) DNS
7 25 (71.43%) Shell Script
8 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
9 23 (65.71%) VPN
10 22 (62.86%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (57.14%) Puppet
11 20 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (54.29%) Reverse Proxy
12 19 (54.29%) Firewall
13 18 (51.43%) Hyper-V
14 17 (48.57%) KVM
14 17 (48.57%) VMware ESXi
15 14 (40.00%) SQL
16 12 (34.29%) XML
16 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
16 12 (34.29%) JSON
17 11 (31.43%) DHCP
17 11 (31.43%) Replication
18 10 (28.57%) Cisco
18 10 (28.57%) Release Management
18 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
18 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
19 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
20 8 (22.86%) CCNP
20 8 (22.86%) CCNA

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (62.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) SaaS
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.57%) IaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) SAN
2 26 (74.29%) DNS
3 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
4 23 (65.71%) VPN
5 19 (54.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 19 (54.29%) Firewall
6 11 (31.43%) DHCP
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 2 (5.71%) SMTP
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
1 10 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Network Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) Web Services
2 12 (34.29%) XML
2 12 (34.29%) JSON
3 2 (5.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Replication
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (94.29%) Windows
3 32 (91.43%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Release Management
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps
3 7 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 4 (11.43%) ERP
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.86%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
4 6 (17.14%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) CCNP
1 8 (22.86%) CCNA
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (22.86%) MCSE
2 5 (14.29%) Sun Certification
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Hyper-V
2 17 (48.57%) KVM
2 17 (48.57%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (57.14%) Puppet
1 20 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Percona
4 2 (5.71%) New Relic
4 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp