Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 158 101
Rank change year-on-year +69 -57 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 47 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.34% 0.84% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 1.12% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 48
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +20.48% -9.02%
10th Percentile £31,225 £35,000 £27,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,000 £56,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -11.11%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,381 2,404 1,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.88% 75.13% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,111 1,902 1,382
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £32,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Cambridge

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Cambridge

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Cambridge over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (63.83%) SQL Server
2 30 (63.83%) Windows
3 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
4 19 (40.43%) Python
5 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (29.79%) IIS
6 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.66%) VMware
8 12 (25.53%) DNS
9 11 (23.40%) .NET
9 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
9 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
10 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (21.28%) Firewall
10 10 (21.28%) Linux
11 9 (19.15%) JBoss
11 9 (19.15%) CRM
11 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
11 9 (19.15%) DevOps
12 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (17.02%) Web Services
12 8 (17.02%) LAN
12 8 (17.02%) WAN
12 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
12 8 (17.02%) VPN
12 8 (17.02%) BGP
12 8 (17.02%) VLAN
13 7 (14.89%) Project Management

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 14 (29.79%) IIS
2 9 (19.15%) JBoss
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.51%) WildFly
5 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.13%) Traefik
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.64%) SaaS
4 4 (8.51%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (6.38%) Office 365
6 2 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) DNS
2 10 (21.28%) Firewall
3 8 (17.02%) BGP
3 8 (17.02%) LAN
3 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.02%) VLAN
3 8 (17.02%) VPN
3 8 (17.02%) WAN
4 7 (14.89%) DMZ
5 3 (6.38%) DHCP
6 1 (2.13%) IPv6
6 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (63.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Power BI
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.51%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (8.51%) Data Lake
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) PowerPivot
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) SSDT
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 4 (8.51%) Gradle
4 4 (8.51%) Maven
4 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.13%) Ant
6 1 (2.13%) GitLab
6 1 (2.13%) NUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Applications Support
3 7 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Applications Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Application Integration Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (8.51%) Python Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 8 (17.02%) Web Services
3 4 (8.51%) JSON
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
5 2 (4.26%) CSS
5 2 (4.26%) HTML5
5 2 (4.26%) jQuery
5 2 (4.26%) LINQ
5 2 (4.26%) REST
5 2 (4.26%) WAP
5 2 (4.26%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) XSLT
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.13%) OAuth
6 1 (2.13%) OpenID
6 1 (2.13%) RxJS
6 1 (2.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Public Cloud
2 5 (10.64%) iPhone
3 4 (8.51%) Life Science
4 3 (6.38%) Animation
4 3 (6.38%) Photography
5 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Fintech
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
3 10 (21.28%) Linux
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Unix
6 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (19.15%) CRM
3 9 (19.15%) DevOps
4 7 (14.89%) High Availability
4 7 (14.89%) Project Management
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.77%) ETL
5 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.64%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) Build Automation
7 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) Database Tuning
7 4 (8.51%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) Python
3 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.77%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (8.51%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.77%) Docker
4 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.13%) KVM
5 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Xen
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (14.89%) Veeam
4 5 (10.64%) Samsung
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) NetApp
5 2 (4.26%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Perforce
6 1 (2.13%) Sophos