Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 110 128
Rank change year-on-year +33 +18 -53
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 197 174 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.50% 2.67% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 5.39% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 178 132 98
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £51,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.20% - -8.15%
10th Percentile £36,775 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +14.94% -8.42%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,746 3,226 3,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.77% 49.58% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,355 2,829 2,617
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Berkshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Berkshire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Berkshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +23 103 £60,000 +33.33% 19
Bracknell +19 26 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Newbury +22 15 £62,500 +13.64%
Maidenhead -15 15 £48,750 -25.00% 1
Wokingham +9 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Slough +15 10 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Windsor - 1 £39,000 -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 143 (72.59%) Azure
2 98 (49.75%) Microsoft
3 90 (45.69%) Windows
4 89 (45.18%) DevOps
5 65 (32.99%) AWS
5 65 (32.99%) SQL
6 57 (28.93%) Python
7 55 (27.92%) VMware
8 49 (24.87%) Windows Server
8 49 (24.87%) SQL Server
9 44 (22.34%) Linux
10 43 (21.83%) Active Directory
11 40 (20.30%) Ansible
12 39 (19.80%) Docker
13 38 (19.29%) Bash Shell
14 37 (18.78%) Analytics
14 37 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (16.75%) Office 365
16 32 (16.24%) Infrastructure as Code
17 31 (15.74%) Puppet
18 30 (15.23%) Kubernetes
19 29 (14.72%) Test Automation
19 29 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
20 28 (14.21%) Visual Studio Team System
20 28 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
21 27 (13.71%) Virtual Machines
22 26 (13.20%) Terraform
22 26 (13.20%) Ruby
23 25 (12.69%) Jenkins
24 24 (12.18%) IaaS

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.61%) IIS
3 14 (7.11%) Apache
4 12 (6.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (4.57%) Apache Spark
7 7 (3.55%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.54%) nginx
8 5 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.03%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.03%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.52%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.02%) Confluence
11 2 (1.02%) IBM Connections
11 2 (1.02%) IBM Domino
11 2 (1.02%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.02%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 143 (72.59%) Azure
2 65 (32.99%) AWS
3 33 (16.75%) Office 365
4 24 (12.18%) IaaS
5 21 (10.66%) Power Platform
6 20 (10.15%) PaaS
7 19 (9.64%) Dynamics 365
8 13 (6.60%) SaaS
8 13 (6.60%) Serverless
9 11 (5.58%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (5.08%) GitHub
11 8 (4.06%) Azure Functions
12 6 (3.05%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 6 (3.05%) Azure Stack
12 6 (3.05%) Data Lake Analytics
12 6 (3.05%) GCP
12 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Flow
13 4 (2.03%) PowerApps
14 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.66%) DNS
2 19 (9.64%) Firewall
3 17 (8.63%) DHCP
4 15 (7.61%) SAN
4 15 (7.61%) VPN
5 7 (3.55%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (3.55%) LAN
5 7 (3.55%) Skype
6 5 (2.54%) iSCSI
6 5 (2.54%) VoIP
7 4 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.03%) SMTP
7 4 (2.03%) WAN
7 4 (2.03%) WLAN
8 3 (1.52%) SSL
8 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.52%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.02%) Intranet
9 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (9.64%) Power BI
4 11 (5.58%) Data Lake
4 11 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.08%) MySQL
5 10 (5.08%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.05%) Big Data
6 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.54%) HDInsight
7 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2017
10 2 (1.02%) HBase
Development Applications
1 28 (14.21%) Visual Studio Team System
2 25 (12.69%) Jenkins
3 23 (11.68%) Git (software)
4 18 (9.14%) JIRA
5 11 (5.58%) Visual Studio
6 10 (5.08%) Bitbucket
7 7 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.54%) GitLab
8 5 (2.54%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.03%) Bugzilla
9 4 (2.03%) MSTest
9 4 (2.03%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.03%) TestDirector
10 3 (1.52%) Ant
10 3 (1.52%) Gradle
10 3 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.02%) Subversion
12 1 (0.51%) JMeter
General
1 6 (3.05%) Finance
2 5 (2.54%) Public Sector
3 4 (2.03%) Games
4 3 (1.52%) Electronics
4 3 (1.52%) Publishing
4 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.02%) German Language
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (26.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (18.27%) Consultant
3 21 (10.66%) Azure Engineer
4 20 (10.15%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (9.14%) Developer
6 13 (6.60%) Azure DevOps
6 13 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.09%) ServiceNow Developer
7 12 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (5.58%) Azure Consultant
9 10 (5.08%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.08%) Technical Leader
10 9 (4.57%) DBA
10 9 (4.57%) IT Engineer
10 9 (4.57%) Lead DevOps
10 9 (4.57%) SQL DBA
10 9 (4.57%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.06%) Cloud Consultant
11 8 (4.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.63%) .NET
1 17 (8.63%) JSON
2 12 (6.09%) Web Services
3 9 (4.57%) HTML
4 7 (3.55%) Node.js
5 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.54%) LDAP
7 4 (2.03%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.03%) CSS
7 4 (2.03%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (2.03%) HTML5
7 4 (2.03%) jQuery
7 4 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.52%) MDX
8 3 (1.52%) REST
9 2 (1.02%) Kafka
9 2 (1.02%) MAPI
10 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.51%) Middleware
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.61%) Private Cloud
3 14 (7.11%) Public Cloud
4 13 (6.60%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (6.09%) Clustering
5 12 (6.09%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (3.55%) Replication
8 3 (1.52%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.51%) HoloLens
10 1 (0.51%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (0.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 90 (45.69%) Windows
2 49 (24.87%) Windows Server
3 44 (22.34%) Linux
4 8 (4.06%) Windows 10
5 7 (3.55%) Unix
6 5 (2.54%) VMS
6 5 (2.54%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (45.18%) DevOps
2 37 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.78%) Analytics
3 32 (16.24%) Infrastructure as Code
4 29 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (14.72%) Test Automation
5 22 (11.17%) High Availability
5 22 (11.17%) Migration
5 22 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (9.14%) Deployment Automation
7 17 (8.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (8.12%) Configuration Management
9 14 (7.11%) Data-Driven Testing
10 12 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.09%) ITSM
10 12 (6.09%) Workflow
11 11 (5.58%) Data Management
11 11 (5.58%) Technical Leadership
12 10 (5.08%) DNA
13 9 (4.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.99%) SQL
2 57 (28.93%) Python
3 38 (19.29%) Bash Shell
4 26 (13.20%) Ruby
5 21 (10.66%) Java
6 15 (7.61%) C#
7 12 (6.09%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.58%) JavaScript
9 8 (4.06%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.55%) Perl
11 5 (2.54%) Go
11 5 (2.54%) PHP
12 3 (1.52%) VBScript
13 2 (1.02%) C
13 2 (1.02%) R
13 2 (1.02%) VBA
14 1 (0.51%) C++
14 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (8.12%) Degree
2 14 (7.11%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.57%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.06%) MCSE
6 7 (3.55%) MCSA
7 4 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.02%) MCP
9 2 (1.02%) PMP
10 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.51%) CCNA
10 1 (0.51%) CCNP
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.51%) MCITP
10 1 (0.51%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.06%) QA
2 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.03%) GDPR
4 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.02%) PMO
6 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (21.83%) Active Directory
2 39 (19.80%) Docker
3 28 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (13.71%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (11.68%) Hyper-V
6 12 (6.09%) vCloud
6 12 (6.09%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.57%) Xen
8 5 (2.54%) iptables
8 5 (2.54%) VirtualBox
8 5 (2.54%) vSphere
9 3 (1.52%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.52%) XenApp
10 2 (1.02%) Apache Flume
10 2 (1.02%) Firmware
10 2 (1.02%) HDFS
10 2 (1.02%) NFS
10 2 (1.02%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (20.30%) Ansible
2 31 (15.74%) Puppet
3 30 (15.23%) Kubernetes
4 26 (13.20%) Terraform
5 15 (7.61%) vCenter Server
6 11 (5.58%) SCCM
7 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (3.55%) Nagios
7 7 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (3.05%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (2.54%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (2.54%) Graphite
9 5 (2.54%) Kibana
9 5 (2.54%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (1.52%) Grafana
12 2 (1.02%) AirWatch
12 2 (1.02%) Check_MK
12 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (1.02%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 98 (49.75%) Microsoft
2 55 (27.92%) VMware
3 19 (9.64%) Oracle
4 17 (8.63%) Atlassian
5 12 (6.09%) AppDynamics
5 12 (6.09%) Cisco
5 12 (6.09%) ServiceNow
6 10 (5.08%) Citrix
7 9 (4.57%) HP
8 7 (3.55%) Google
9 5 (2.54%) Aruba
9 5 (2.54%) Centreon
10 4 (2.03%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.03%) Ivanti
10 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.03%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.52%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.52%) IBM
11 3 (1.52%) Infoblox
11 3 (1.52%) Zscaler