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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 58 159
Rank change year-on-year -45 +101  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 81 178 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.44% 3.93% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% 9.27% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 142 48
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1586 1920 1947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.87% 42.38% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1732 1583
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Berkshire

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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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 26 £57,500 - 6
Maidenhead +20 25 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Bracknell +4 8 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Slough -5 8 £52,500 -4.54%
Newbury -10 2 £35,000 -
Wokingham +22 1 £38,750 -34.04%
Thatcham - 1 £28,000 -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 95 (67.86%) Windows
2 92 (65.71%) Linux
3 52 (37.14%) Active Directory
3 52 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
4 50 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 49 (35.00%) DNS
5 49 (35.00%) Firewall
6 48 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 47 (33.57%) VMware
8 45 (32.14%) Python
9 44 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 43 (30.71%) ITIL
11 40 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 39 (27.86%) Red Hat
12 39 (27.86%) Ruby
13 36 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
14 34 (24.29%) Perl
15 33 (23.57%) TCP/IP
16 32 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 29 (20.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 29 (20.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (20.00%) DHCP
18 28 (20.00%) Puppet
19 26 (18.57%) Hyper-V
20 25 (17.86%) Unix
20 25 (17.86%) vSphere
20 25 (17.86%) High Availability
20 25 (17.86%) DevOps
21 24 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012

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 17 (12.14%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (3.57%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.86%) SAS
8 3 (2.14%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.43%) Apache
9 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.43%) IIS
9 2 (1.43%) JBoss
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 52 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (12.86%) PaaS
4 12 (8.57%) Office 365
4 12 (8.57%) SaaS
5 10 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (6.43%) IBM Cloud
6 9 (6.43%) SoftLayer
6 9 (6.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (3.57%) Bluemix
8 3 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.43%) IaaS
9 2 (1.43%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.71%) Akamai
10 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (35.00%) DNS
1 49 (35.00%) Firewall
2 33 (23.57%) TCP/IP
3 28 (20.00%) DHCP
4 18 (12.86%) LAN
4 18 (12.86%) SAN
4 18 (12.86%) WAN
5 13 (9.29%) HTTP
5 13 (9.29%) NAS
5 13 (9.29%) Network Security
5 13 (9.29%) SSL
6 12 (8.57%) VoIP
7 11 (7.86%) SMTP
7 11 (7.86%) SNMP
7 11 (7.86%) Wireshark
8 7 (5.00%) VPN
9 6 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.57%) Skype
11 4 (2.86%) snoop
11 4 (2.86%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.57%) Data Lake
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.43%) MySQL
8 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.71%) Redis
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) WinDbg
2 12 (8.57%) Vagrant
3 9 (6.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.00%) IDA Disassembler
4 7 (5.00%) OllyDbg
5 3 (2.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.71%) Ant
6 1 (0.71%) JIRA
6 1 (0.71%) Maven
6 1 (0.71%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (7.86%) Back Office
2 6 (4.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Games
2 6 (4.29%) Retail
3 4 (2.86%) Digital Economy
4 3 (2.14%) French Language
4 3 (2.14%) Publishing
5 2 (1.43%) Legal
5 2 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (18.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (15.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (10.00%) Architect
4 13 (9.29%) Unix Engineer
5 12 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
5 12 (8.57%) Consultant
6 10 (7.14%) Azure Architect
6 10 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 9 (6.43%) Principal Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.71%) Analyst
8 8 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Administrator
9 7 (5.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Malware Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.43%) .NET
2 18 (12.86%) JSON
3 14 (10.00%) Regular Expression
4 11 (7.86%) Web Services
5 9 (6.43%) REST
6 8 (5.71%) Middleware
7 6 (4.29%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.29%) HTML
7 6 (4.29%) Node.js
8 5 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.86%) Ajax
10 2 (1.43%) LAMP
10 2 (1.43%) XML
11 1 (0.71%) CSS
11 1 (0.71%) SAML
11 1 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.71%) PKI
5 7 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
5 7 (5.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 6 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.86%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.14%) Clustering
10 2 (1.43%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.43%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (67.86%) Windows
2 92 (65.71%) Linux
3 50 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 29 (20.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (20.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (17.86%) Unix
6 24 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (9.29%) Solaris
8 10 (7.14%) CentOS
9 9 (6.43%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (2.86%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.71%) ITIL
2 25 (17.86%) DevOps
2 25 (17.86%) High Availability
3 19 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.43%) Problem Management
5 15 (10.71%) Migration
6 13 (9.29%) Open Source
6 13 (9.29%) Scrum
7 11 (7.86%) Information Security
7 11 (7.86%) OWASP
7 11 (7.86%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (5.71%) Change Management
9 7 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (5.00%) Malware Analysis
9 7 (5.00%) Network Design
9 7 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
9 7 (5.00%) SIEM
9 7 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (4.29%) Analytics
10 6 (4.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.14%) Python
2 39 (27.86%) Ruby
3 34 (24.29%) Perl
4 22 (15.71%) Java
5 17 (12.14%) PHP
6 14 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 14 (10.00%) VBScript
7 12 (8.57%) C
8 9 (6.43%) SQL
9 8 (5.71%) VB
10 7 (5.00%) C++
11 4 (2.86%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.14%) Go
13 1 (0.71%) C#
13 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (12.86%) MCSE
2 18 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (10.00%) CCNP
4 11 (7.86%) CCVP
5 10 (7.14%) CCNA
6 6 (4.29%) CISSP
6 6 (4.29%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (4.29%) Degree
6 6 (4.29%) MCP
6 6 (4.29%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (4.29%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (3.57%) CCSP
8 3 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.43%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.43%) VCDX
10 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.29%) GPG13
4 4 (2.86%) SAS 70
5 3 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.14%) SLA
6 2 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 52 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 28 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (18.57%) Hyper-V
4 25 (17.86%) vSphere
5 20 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (13.57%) Docker
7 11 (7.86%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.86%) Firmware
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.43%) vCloud
9 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.43%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.71%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.71%) XenApp
10 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (20.00%) Puppet
3 11 (7.86%) Kubernetes
3 11 (7.86%) WSUS
4 9 (6.43%) SCCM
4 9 (6.43%) vCenter Server
5 8 (5.71%) Ansible
6 7 (5.00%) vMotion
7 5 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (2.14%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.14%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (2.14%) PaperCut
9 3 (2.14%) SafeCom
9 3 (2.14%) SCOM
10 2 (1.43%) OpenAM
10 2 (1.43%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 48 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 47 (33.57%) VMware
3 39 (27.86%) Red Hat
4 20 (14.29%) Cisco
5 18 (12.86%) HP
6 16 (11.43%) Oracle
7 14 (10.00%) Dell
8 10 (7.14%) Google
9 9 (6.43%) NetApp
10 8 (5.71%) F5
10 8 (5.71%) Symantec
11 6 (4.29%) CA
12 5 (3.57%) IBM
12 5 (3.57%) LogRhythm
12 5 (3.57%) Sun
13 4 (2.86%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.86%) Juniper
13 4 (2.86%) Nortel
13 4 (2.86%) Teradata
14 3 (2.14%) CheckPoint
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago