Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 118 124
Rank change year-on-year +24 +6 -8
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 58 78 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.48% 2.24% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 5.43% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 86
Reading median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,563 £36,375 £39,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £51,250 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.87% +9.52% +40.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1195 1436 1857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 51.11% 41.24% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1269 1608
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,700 £28,925
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 42 (72.41%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) Linux
3 25 (43.10%) Active Directory
4 24 (41.38%) Ansible
5 21 (36.21%) Python
5 21 (36.21%) Perl
5 21 (36.21%) Degree
5 21 (36.21%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (32.76%) Computer Science
8 17 (29.31%) DevOps
8 17 (29.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 16 (27.59%) Puppet
9 16 (27.59%) Unix
10 15 (25.86%) Red Hat
10 15 (25.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
11 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
11 14 (24.14%) Public Cloud
12 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
12 13 (22.41%) High Availability
13 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
13 12 (20.69%) SQL
14 11 (18.97%) Solaris
14 11 (18.97%) ITIL
14 11 (18.97%) Migration
15 10 (17.24%) Web Services

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 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.90%) SAS
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.45%) Confluence
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) InfoPath
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.79%) SaaS
4 4 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (6.90%) GitHub
5 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.45%) Office 365
6 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.72%) IaaS
6 1 (1.72%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Firewall
1 8 (13.79%) Skype
2 6 (10.34%) DNS
2 6 (10.34%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.90%) BGP
3 4 (6.90%) DHCP
3 4 (6.90%) EIGRP
3 4 (6.90%) Internet
3 4 (6.90%) MPLS
3 4 (6.90%) OSPF
3 4 (6.90%) RIP
3 4 (6.90%) snoop
3 4 (6.90%) tcpdump
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.17%) VPN
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
5 2 (3.45%) Intranet
5 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.72%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.79%) Subversion
4 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (10.34%) Ant
5 6 (10.34%) Maven
5 6 (10.34%) Vagrant
6 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (6.90%) GitLab
6 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (5.17%) JIRA
7 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
7 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Architect
1 11 (18.97%) Unix Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) AWS Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Designer
5 7 (12.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Software Designer
5 7 (12.07%) Solaris Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) DevOps Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Linux Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Python Developer
7 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) Web Services
2 7 (12.07%) .NET
3 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.62%) CSS
3 5 (8.62%) jQuery
3 5 (8.62%) JSON
3 5 (8.62%) REST
3 5 (8.62%) WCF
4 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (6.90%) Entity Framework
4 4 (6.90%) HTML
4 4 (6.90%) HTML5
4 4 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (6.90%) LINQ
4 4 (6.90%) LINQ to SQL
4 4 (6.90%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.14%) Public Cloud
3 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.62%) N-Tier
5 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.72%) CESG
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (72.41%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) Linux
3 16 (27.59%) Unix
4 15 (25.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (18.97%) Solaris
7 8 (13.79%) CentOS
7 8 (13.79%) Ubuntu
8 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.45%) Kali Linux
10 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) DevOps
3 13 (22.41%) High Availability
3 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
4 11 (18.97%) ITIL
4 11 (18.97%) Migration
5 9 (15.52%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (15.52%) Demand Forecasting
5 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
5 9 (15.52%) Performance Analysis
5 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (15.52%) Planning and Forecasting
5 9 (15.52%) Statistics
5 9 (15.52%) Workflow
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
6 8 (13.79%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.07%) Identity Management
7 7 (12.07%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) Perl
1 21 (36.21%) Python
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 10 (17.24%) C#
3 10 (17.24%) Java
4 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
4 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.62%) C++
6 4 (6.90%) Scala
6 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 17 (29.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (17.24%) AWS Certification
4 8 (13.79%) Master's Degree
4 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) DV Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.72%) CCNA
7 1 (1.72%) CCNP
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
1 4 (6.90%) SAS 70
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (43.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) Docker
3 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.90%) Firmware
4 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.72%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.72%) XenApp
6 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (41.38%) Ansible
2 16 (27.59%) Puppet
3 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.34%) Nagios
5 4 (6.90%) Kubernetes
5 4 (6.90%) Salt
5 4 (6.90%) SCCM
5 4 (6.90%) Terraform
6 3 (5.17%) SCOM
7 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
7 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (3.45%) Nessus
7 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.45%) Nmap
8 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.79%) Cisco
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix
5 6 (10.34%) F5
5 6 (10.34%) Juniper
5 6 (10.34%) NetApp
5 6 (10.34%) Rackspace
5 6 (10.34%) VMware
6 4 (6.90%) AppDynamics
6 4 (6.90%) DevExpress
6 4 (6.90%) HP
6 4 (6.90%) New Relic
6 4 (6.90%) Nortel
6 4 (6.90%) Sun
6 4 (6.90%) Telerik
7 3 (5.17%) Brocade
8 2 (3.45%) Qualys
8 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.45%) Veeam