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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 45 42 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 25 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.91% 5.72% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.07% 7.32% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 3
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
412 478 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.38% 78.10% 57.93%
Number of salaries quoted 386 366 354
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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 -11 23 £45,000 +16.12%
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 31 (68.89%) Linux
2 30 (66.67%) Windows
3 27 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (46.67%) SAN
5 20 (44.44%) UNIX
6 17 (37.78%) Puppet
6 17 (37.78%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (35.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
9 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (26.67%) DevOps
10 12 (26.67%) SQL
10 12 (26.67%) Java
11 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
11 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
11 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
12 10 (22.22%) DNS
12 10 (22.22%) Ant
12 10 (22.22%) XML
12 10 (22.22%) Service Management
12 10 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (22.22%) MSBuild
13 9 (20.00%) Web Services
14 8 (17.78%) MCSE
14 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
14 8 (17.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (15.56%) Firewall

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) Lync
2 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (35.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) SAN
2 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.22%) DNS
4 7 (15.56%) Firewall
4 7 (15.56%) VPN
5 4 (8.89%) VoIP
5 4 (8.89%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (6.67%) LAN
6 3 (6.67%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) DHCP
7 2 (4.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Ant
1 10 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (22.22%) MSBuild
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
2 6 (13.33%) FxCop
2 6 (13.33%) StyleCop
2 6 (13.33%) NuGet
2 6 (13.33%) SonarQube
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 6 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Build and Release Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Release Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) XML
2 9 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) JSON
4 4 (8.89%) CSS
4 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Replication
2 2 (4.44%) BYOD
3 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Linux
2 30 (66.67%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) UNIX
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (26.67%) DevOps
3 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
4 10 (22.22%) Service Management
5 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) Release Management
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 3 (6.67%) ITIL
8 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.22%) High Availability
10 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.22%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) Java
4 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.11%) Ruby
6 4 (8.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) MCSE
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) CCNP
2 6 (13.33%) CCNA
3 5 (11.11%) AWS Certification
4 3 (6.67%) Sun Certification
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) Puppet
1 17 (37.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) NetApp
4 2 (4.44%) HP
4 2 (4.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Siemens