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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 57 45 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.40% 3.43% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 5.58% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
244 251 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 49.09% 61.52% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 220 230 339
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
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 31 August 2015. 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 -19 2 £50,000 +11.11%
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) Windows
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (68.00%) SAN
4 13 (52.00%) Puppet
4 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (44.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (44.00%) UNIX
6 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (32.00%) CCNP
7 8 (32.00%) CCNA
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (32.00%) MCSE
7 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (32.00%) Release Management
7 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
8 7 (28.00%) Service Management
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) Java
10 5 (20.00%) DevOps
11 4 (16.00%) AWS Certification
11 4 (16.00%) Ruby
11 4 (16.00%) Build Automation
11 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
12 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
12 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
13 2 (8.00%) VPN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (84.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (44.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Systems Support
1 8 (32.00%) Operations Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Release Management
1 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (28.00%) Service Management
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) MCSE
1 8 (32.00%) CCNP
1 8 (32.00%) CCNA
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) Puppet
1 13 (52.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle