Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 135 97
Rank change year-on-year +58 -38 -4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 66 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.64% 1.71% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.17% 2.40% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 17 39
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,400 £34,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,962
% change year-on-year +12.50% -12.97% -3.24%

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 1,276 2,454 1,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 70.30% 71.32% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1,730 1,503
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £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 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 44 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
3 34 (51.52%) Visual Studio
4 29 (43.94%) SQL
5 28 (42.42%) SharePoint
6 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (39.39%) Windows
7 26 (39.39%) Python
7 26 (39.39%) ETL
7 26 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (39.39%) Power BI
8 25 (37.88%) Dynamics 365
8 25 (37.88%) SSDT
8 25 (37.88%) CRM
8 25 (37.88%) Dynamics CRM
8 25 (37.88%) Life Science
8 25 (37.88%) Document Management
9 22 (33.33%) Linux
10 19 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (27.27%) Management Information System
11 18 (27.27%) Finance
11 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (27.27%) IT Strategy
12 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (24.24%) Puppet
14 15 (22.73%) Ansible
15 14 (21.21%) DevOps
15 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
16 12 (18.18%) Docker

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 28 (42.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.12%) IIS
2 8 (12.12%) JBoss
2 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.12%) WildFly
3 4 (6.06%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.06%) CloudStack
3 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.06%) nginx
3 4 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (13.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (37.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.88%) Dynamics 365
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.58%) Office 365
5 4 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (6.06%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (6.06%) Heroku
5 4 (6.06%) IaaS
5 4 (6.06%) PaaS
6 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.52%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) Firewall
1 10 (15.15%) VLAN
2 8 (12.12%) VPN
3 4 (6.06%) LAN
3 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 2 (3.03%) DNS
4 2 (3.03%) VoIP
4 2 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 26 (39.39%) Power BI
2 26 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (37.88%) SSDT
4 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.52%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (51.52%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.67%) Gradle
2 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.67%) Maven
3 10 (15.15%) JIRA
3 10 (15.15%) TeamCity
4 8 (12.12%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Hudson
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Analyst
2 18 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Python Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) DBA
6 6 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Manager
7 5 (7.58%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.06%) Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) IT Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) Kafka
1 4 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.52%) CSS
3 1 (1.52%) HTML
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) OLE
3 1 (1.52%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (37.88%) Life Science
3 18 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 9 (13.64%) Animation
4 9 (13.64%) Photography
5 4 (6.06%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (3.03%) Fintech
7 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows
2 22 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Unix
4 8 (12.12%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.06%) CentOS
6 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.03%) Debian
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (39.39%) ETL
3 25 (37.88%) CRM
3 25 (37.88%) Document Management
4 19 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (27.27%) IT Strategy
6 14 (21.21%) DevOps
6 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 12 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 11 (16.67%) Build Automation
8 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.67%) Dependency Management
8 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (15.15%) Line Management
9 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
10 9 (13.64%) Case Management
10 9 (13.64%) Critical Thinking
10 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
10 9 (13.64%) Test Strategy
11 8 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 26 (39.39%) Python
3 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 9 (13.64%) PHP
6 4 (6.06%) Go
6 4 (6.06%) Perl
6 4 (6.06%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) VBScript
9 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) ISEB
1 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
1 9 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) MCSA
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Docker
2 9 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) Puppet
2 15 (22.73%) Ansible
3 4 (6.06%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.06%) Packer
3 4 (6.06%) Terraform
4 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Rackspace
2 4 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (3.03%) Apple
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco
3 2 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (1.52%) WorldPay