The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 38 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 +28  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.54% 3.94% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 11.36% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 1
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +29.41%  
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 Slough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 196 176 222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 55.21% 34.71% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 180 166 197
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

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Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Slough

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Salary Histogram in Slough

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

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (68.97%) High Availability
4 20 (68.97%) DNS
4 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
5 17 (58.62%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (55.17%) Linux
7 14 (48.28%) ITIL
8 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
8 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
9 12 (41.38%) Network Security
9 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (41.38%) CCNP
9 12 (41.38%) Firewall
9 12 (41.38%) HP
9 12 (41.38%) DHCP
9 12 (41.38%) MCSE
9 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
10 11 (37.93%) VBScript
10 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
10 11 (37.93%) SNMP
10 11 (37.93%) VoIP
10 11 (37.93%) SMTP
10 11 (37.93%) Dell
10 11 (37.93%) VMware
10 11 (37.93%) Back Office

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (17.24%) SaaS
5 4 (13.79%) PaaS
6 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (6.90%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) DNS
2 12 (41.38%) DHCP
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) Network Security
3 11 (37.93%) NAS
3 11 (37.93%) SAN
3 11 (37.93%) SMTP
3 11 (37.93%) SNMP
3 11 (37.93%) VoIP
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) VSAN
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) WinDbg
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (37.93%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Azure Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Operations Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Operations Team Leader
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Architect
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Professional Services Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) FlexPod
1 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (6.90%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (55.17%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) CentOS
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) High Availability
2 14 (48.28%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) People Management
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.90%) Demand Management
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (6.90%) Presales
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Information Security
8 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) VBScript
2 4 (13.79%) C
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCNP
2 12 (41.38%) MCSE
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (37.93%) CCVP
4 5 (17.24%) CCSP
5 2 (6.90%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) VCDX
6 1 (3.45%) CISSP
6 1 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) MCP
6 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) ISA Server
2 11 (37.93%) vSphere
3 9 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (20.69%) Docker
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (20.69%) WSUS
3 5 (17.24%) Puppet
4 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
5 2 (6.90%) Ansible
5 2 (6.90%) vRealize
6 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) HP
3 11 (37.93%) Dell
3 11 (37.93%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Google
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Teradata
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) Nimsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Aruba
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp