The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 84 126
Rank change year-on-year -2 +42  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 25 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.91% 2.66% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 6.22% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 19
Median salary £56,250 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +35.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £48,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 668 756 897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.11% 42.78% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 558 689 729
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Reading

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 33 (84.62%) Linux
2 25 (64.10%) Perl
3 24 (61.54%) Unix
4 23 (58.97%) Windows
5 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
5 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (41.03%) Python
7 14 (35.90%) Ruby
8 13 (33.33%) Solaris
8 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 12 (30.77%) DNS
9 12 (30.77%) SSL
9 12 (30.77%) HTTP
10 11 (28.21%) PHP
10 11 (28.21%) Firewall
10 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
11 9 (23.08%) ITIL
11 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
12 8 (20.51%) F5
12 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (17.95%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (17.95%) Cyber Attack
13 7 (17.95%) Regular Expression
13 7 (17.95%) WinDbg
13 7 (17.95%) Open Source
13 7 (17.95%) Reverse Engineering
13 7 (17.95%) OllyDbg
13 7 (17.95%) IDA Disassembler
13 7 (17.95%) Cyber Kill Chain

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (10.26%) SAS
1 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.69%) SaaS
4 2 (5.13%) Office 365
5 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (30.77%) DNS
2 12 (30.77%) HTTP
2 12 (30.77%) SSL
3 11 (28.21%) Firewall
3 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) snoop
4 4 (10.26%) tcpdump
4 4 (10.26%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) Skype
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) Intranet
6 1 (2.56%) NAS
6 1 (2.56%) SAN
6 1 (2.56%) VoIP
6 1 (2.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) IDA Disassembler
1 7 (17.95%) OllyDbg
1 7 (17.95%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.56%) Ant
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.26%) Digital Economy
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Malware Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Solaris Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Unix Support
5 4 (10.26%) Unix Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Regular Expression
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) Ajax
3 4 (10.26%) REST
4 3 (7.69%) JSON
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) LAMP
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (17.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) CESG
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Linux
2 24 (61.54%) Unix
3 23 (58.97%) Windows
4 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (33.33%) Solaris
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (17.95%) Malware Analysis
2 7 (17.95%) Open Source
2 7 (17.95%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (12.82%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps
4 4 (10.26%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security
4 4 (10.26%) OWASP
4 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Perl
2 16 (41.03%) Python
3 14 (35.90%) Ruby
4 11 (28.21%) PHP
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
6 7 (17.95%) C
6 7 (17.95%) C++
6 7 (17.95%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Firmware
2 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) Docker
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.13%) Ansible
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.56%) OpenAM
4 1 (2.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) F5
4 6 (15.38%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco
5 5 (12.82%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Sun
6 4 (10.26%) Blue Coat
6 4 (10.26%) Juniper
6 4 (10.26%) NetApp
6 4 (10.26%) Nortel
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) Adobe
8 1 (2.56%) Altiris
8 1 (2.56%) AppSense
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.56%) Mitel
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago