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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 83 97
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 26 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.92% 2.15% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 3.04% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 12
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £44,450
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +12.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.17% -  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1020 822 936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.44% 70.56% 64.42%
Number of salaries quoted 811 739 831
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Cambridge over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Linux
3 31 (63.27%) IIS
4 27 (55.10%) Windows Server
5 25 (51.02%) Puppet
6 24 (48.98%) Java
6 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (46.94%) VMware
7 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
9 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (38.78%) SQL
10 19 (38.78%) .NET
10 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
10 19 (38.78%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (36.73%) Perl
11 18 (36.73%) Apache
11 18 (36.73%) Ruby
12 16 (32.65%) DevOps
13 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
14 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
14 13 (26.53%) Degree
14 13 (26.53%) TeamCity
14 13 (26.53%) OpenStack
14 13 (26.53%) KVM
15 12 (24.49%) Private Cloud
15 12 (24.49%) Vagrant
15 12 (24.49%) Packer
15 12 (24.49%) Computer Science Degree

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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 31 (63.27%) IIS
2 18 (36.73%) Apache
3 13 (26.53%) OpenStack
4 12 (24.49%) ColdFusion
4 12 (24.49%) nginx
4 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.49%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (22.45%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (16.33%) Office 365
6 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) VLAN
3 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon RDS
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
2 13 (26.53%) TeamCity
3 12 (24.49%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.08%) Android Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.04%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) JMeter
5 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.04%) Metasploit
5 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.04%) YouTrack
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) IT Manager
3 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 7 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 4 (8.16%) DBA
6 4 (8.16%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Network Security Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) CSS3
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) HTML5
3 2 (4.08%) WinForms
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) JSON Schema
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Computer Science
1 12 (24.49%) Private Cloud
2 5 (10.20%) Life Science
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Linux
3 27 (55.10%) Windows Server
4 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) DevOps
2 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
3 12 (24.49%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (16.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (10.20%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) Line Management
5 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.16%) UML
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.12%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.04%) Microservices
9 1 (2.04%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Java
2 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
3 19 (38.78%) SQL
4 18 (36.73%) Perl
4 18 (36.73%) Ruby
5 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.08%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.20%) LPIC
3 5 (10.20%) MCSA
3 5 (10.20%) MCSE
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.20%) RHCE
4 3 (6.12%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.53%) KVM
3 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (51.02%) Puppet
2 19 (38.78%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (24.49%) Packer
4 1 (2.04%) Nessus
4 1 (2.04%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) VMware
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) Apple
3 8 (16.33%) NETGEAR
4 3 (6.12%) Pegasus
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper
6 1 (2.04%) Nokia
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago