The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 210 223 314
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +91
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1510 1293 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.38% 1.27% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 2.39% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1061 811
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57012 54001 60432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.22% 52.88% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 49003 46976 53564
Average salary £45,000 £41,791 £41,153
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.67% +1.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in England

PowerShell
Salary Trend in England

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in England

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in England

PowerShell
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -22 859 £52,500 - 92
South East -12 226 £40,000 - 26
East of England +45 98 £42,500 +30.76% 23
Yorkshire +9 97 £40,000 +14.28% 12
North West +59 91 £45,000 +28.57% 7
South West +33 61 £32,500 +8.33% 6
West Midlands -34 49 £37,500 -10.71% 5
East Midlands +3 37 £35,000 -7.89% 5
North East - 3 £40,000 - 1
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PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 2260 (72.09%) Windows
2 1720 (54.86%) Microsoft
3 1376 (43.89%) Active Directory
4 1177 (37.54%) VMware
5 1134 (36.17%) SQL
6 1033 (32.95%) SQL Server
7 919 (29.31%) Finance
8 911 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 849 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 764 (24.37%) .NET
11 738 (23.54%) Linux
12 722 (23.03%) MS Exchange
13 708 (22.58%) MS Excel
14 669 (21.34%) DNS
15 633 (20.19%) C#
16 611 (19.49%) IIS
17 589 (18.79%) Citrix
18 564 (17.99%) SharePoint
19 549 (17.51%) ITIL
20 524 (16.71%) Degree
21 516 (16.46%) SAN
22 492 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
23 480 (15.31%) Windows Server 2003
24 474 (15.12%) SCCM
25 466 (14.86%) TCP/IP
26 450 (14.35%) Windows 7
27 444 (14.16%) VBScript
28 441 (14.07%) Perl
29 438 (13.97%) Firewall
30 434 (13.84%) Cisco

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 722 (23.03%) MS Exchange
2 611 (19.49%) IIS
3 564 (17.99%) SharePoint
4 415 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 252 (8.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 207 (6.60%) Lync
7 201 (6.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 197 (6.28%) Apache
9 187 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2007
10 173 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 172 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 117 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2003
13 102 (3.25%) SharePoint Server
14 72 (2.30%) Tomcat
15 48 (1.53%) Lotus Domino
16 36 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
17 34 (1.08%) NServiceBus
18 33 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
19 31 (0.99%) WebSphere
20 30 (0.96%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 708 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 246 (7.85%) MS Office
3 58 (1.85%) InfoPath
4 27 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.54%) MS Project
6 9 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.13%) Mingle
8 3 (0.096%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.032%) FastStats
9 1 (0.032%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 54 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.32%) Eikon
5 10 (0.32%) Summit
5 10 (0.32%) BASE24
6 9 (0.29%) Temenos T24
6 9 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.16%) Endur
8 4 (0.13%) Adaptiv
9 3 (0.096%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.096%) Maximo
9 3 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.064%) Sophis RISQUE
10 2 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 190 (6.06%) Office 365
2 147 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (1.75%) SaaS
5 38 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.80%) PaaS
7 24 (0.77%) IaaS
8 15 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.38%) GitHub
10 10 (0.32%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
12 4 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.13%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.096%) Route 53
14 2 (0.064%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.032%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.032%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 669 (21.34%) DNS
2 516 (16.46%) SAN
3 466 (14.86%) TCP/IP
4 438 (13.97%) Firewall
5 389 (12.41%) DHCP
6 196 (6.25%) VPN
7 153 (4.88%) Internet
8 148 (4.72%) WAN
9 144 (4.59%) LAN
10 124 (3.96%) SMTP
11 112 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
12 110 (3.51%) NAS
13 107 (3.41%) HTTP
14 103 (3.29%) LDAP
15 85 (2.71%) SSL
16 78 (2.49%) VoIP
17 71 (2.26%) MPLS
17 71 (2.26%) VLAN
18 69 (2.20%) NetScaler
19 63 (2.01%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1033 (32.95%) SQL Server
2 337 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 189 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 148 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 144 (4.59%) MySQL
6 139 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 138 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 117 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 75 (2.39%) NoSQL
10 71 (2.26%) Relational Database
11 46 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 44 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 43 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (1.37%) MongoDB
14 38 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 31 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
16 27 (0.86%) Big Data
17 24 (0.77%) EDRMS
17 24 (0.77%) OLAP
18 21 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 241 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 233 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 173 (5.52%) Subversion
4 150 (4.78%) Git (software)
5 143 (4.56%) MSBuild
6 107 (3.41%) TeamCity
7 92 (2.93%) Jenkins
8 85 (2.71%) MSI
9 70 (2.23%) NUnit
10 48 (1.53%) Hudson
11 43 (1.37%) InstallShield
12 36 (1.15%) JIRA
13 29 (0.93%) Ant
14 28 (0.89%) Selenium
15 27 (0.86%) CruiseControl
16 26 (0.83%) MSTest
17 23 (0.73%) AdminStudio
18 21 (0.67%) Moq
18 21 (0.67%) Maven
19 19 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 919 (29.31%) Finance
2 237 (7.56%) Banking
3 126 (4.02%) Financial Institution
4 124 (3.96%) Retail
5 115 (3.67%) Law
6 83 (2.65%) Legal
7 77 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 76 (2.42%) Back Office
9 62 (1.98%) Investment Banking
10 57 (1.82%) Publishing
11 50 (1.59%) Marketing
12 45 (1.44%) Front Office
13 36 (1.15%) Advertising
14 25 (0.80%) Games
15 19 (0.61%) Electronics
16 15 (0.48%) Billing
17 14 (0.45%) Manufacturing
18 8 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.19%) Aerospace
19 6 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 454 (14.48%) Developer
2 436 (13.91%) Analyst
3 322 (10.27%) Administrator
4 301 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 189 (6.03%) Systems Engineer
6 179 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
7 175 (5.58%) Support Engineer
8 173 (5.52%) Support Analyst
9 140 (4.47%) DBA
10 138 (4.40%) Consultant
11 129 (4.11%) SharePoint Developer
12 115 (3.67%) SQL DBA
13 111 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
14 109 (3.48%) Architect
15 94 (3.00%) .NET Developer
16 93 (2.97%) DevOps Engineer
17 92 (2.93%) Senior Developer
17 92 (2.93%) Applications Support
18 83 (2.65%) C# Developer
19 77 (2.46%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 764 (24.37%) .NET
2 283 (9.03%) HTML
3 281 (8.96%) ASP.NET
4 251 (8.01%) Web Services
5 247 (7.88%) CSS
6 240 (7.66%) XML
7 183 (5.84%) jQuery
8 157 (5.01%) WCF
9 123 (3.92%) .NET Framework
10 122 (3.89%) WPF
11 112 (3.57%) HTML5
12 106 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 80 (2.55%) Ajax
14 73 (2.33%) JSON
15 71 (2.26%) Software Packaging
15 71 (2.26%) LINQ
16 60 (1.91%) CSS3
17 54 (1.72%) XSLT
18 48 (1.53%) REST
19 47 (1.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 329 (10.49%) Clustering
2 236 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 199 (6.35%) Blackberry
4 184 (5.87%) Replication
5 178 (5.68%) Hedge funds
6 88 (2.81%) Open Source
7 79 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 62 (1.98%) PKI
8 62 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 47 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 41 (1.31%) Mathematics
11 36 (1.15%) EqualLogic
12 33 (1.05%) Statistics
13 31 (0.99%) Thin Client
13 31 (0.99%) Fat Client
14 30 (0.96%) Firmware
15 26 (0.83%) Derivative
16 23 (0.73%) e-Health
17 21 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
18 18 (0.57%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 2260 (72.09%) Windows
2 911 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 738 (23.54%) Linux
4 480 (15.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 450 (14.35%) Windows 7
6 421 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 346 (11.04%) UNIX
8 143 (4.56%) Windows 8
9 136 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 114 (3.64%) Windows XP
11 90 (2.87%) Solaris
12 68 (2.17%) Android
13 47 (1.50%) Apple iOS
14 39 (1.24%) CentOS
15 34 (1.08%) Mac OS X
16 33 (1.05%) Mac OS
17 30 (0.96%) Debian
18 28 (0.89%) Ubuntu
19 21 (0.67%) Windows Phone
20 20 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (17.51%) ITIL
2 238 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (6.95%) DevOps
4 202 (6.44%) Migration
5 199 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 180 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
7 171 (5.45%) E-Commerce
8 166 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
9 155 (4.94%) MVC
10 150 (4.78%) Change Management
11 147 (4.69%) Load Balancing
12 146 (4.66%) TDD
13 144 (4.59%) Service Delivery
14 141 (4.50%) Configuration Management
14 141 (4.50%) Scrum
15 135 (4.31%) Release Management
16 134 (4.27%) Change Control
17 118 (3.76%) Project Management
18 110 (3.51%) OO
19 106 (3.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1134 (36.17%) SQL
2 633 (20.19%) C#
3 444 (14.16%) VBScript
4 441 (14.07%) Perl
5 355 (11.32%) VB
6 349 (11.13%) JavaScript
7 241 (7.69%) Python
8 239 (7.62%) Java
9 218 (6.95%) Bash Shell
10 200 (6.38%) T-SQL
11 159 (5.07%) Ruby
12 132 (4.21%) Shell Script
13 99 (3.16%) C++
14 94 (3.00%) PHP
15 83 (2.65%) VB.NET
16 76 (2.42%) C
17 37 (1.18%) XAML
18 36 (1.15%) Delphi
19 35 (1.12%) VBA
20 23 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 524 (16.71%) Degree
2 492 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 305 (9.73%) MCSE
4 179 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 147 (4.69%) MCITP
6 146 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
7 143 (4.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 132 (4.21%) SC Cleared
9 123 (3.92%) CCNA
10 122 (3.89%) MCP
11 95 (3.03%) MCSA
12 67 (2.14%) CCNP
13 56 (1.79%) MCTS
14 52 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
15 51 (1.63%) DV Cleared
16 38 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
17 37 (1.18%) PhD
18 34 (1.08%) CISSP
19 31 (0.99%) VCP5
20 25 (0.80%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (4.21%) SLA
2 121 (3.86%) QA
3 80 (2.55%) PCI DSS
4 36 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.67%) ISO 8583
6 20 (0.64%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.22%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.064%) Dublin Core
10 1 (0.032%) COBIT
10 1 (0.032%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1376 (43.89%) Active Directory
2 849 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 391 (12.47%) Hyper-V
4 241 (7.69%) XenApp
5 236 (7.53%) vSphere
6 213 (6.79%) VMware ESXi
7 196 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 156 (4.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 142 (4.53%) XenDesktop
10 71 (2.26%) XenServer
11 70 (2.23%) vCloud
12 61 (1.95%) KVM
13 51 (1.63%) Terminal Services
14 47 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
15 43 (1.37%) Xen
16 42 (1.34%) NFS
16 42 (1.34%) VMware Server
17 35 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
17 35 (1.12%) ISA Server
18 34 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 474 (15.12%) SCCM
2 211 (6.73%) Puppet
3 202 (6.44%) SCOM
4 180 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
5 141 (4.50%) WSUS
6 112 (3.57%) NetBackup
7 98 (3.13%) Nagios
8 88 (2.81%) Backup Exec
9 56 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 50 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
11 35 (1.12%) Tivoli
12 33 (1.05%) SCVMM
13 30 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 25 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
15 24 (0.77%) ZABBIX
15 24 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 23 (0.73%) HP SIM
17 22 (0.70%) SCSM
18 20 (0.64%) WMI
19 19 (0.61%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1720 (54.86%) Microsoft
2 1177 (37.54%) VMware
3 589 (18.79%) Citrix
4 434 (13.84%) Cisco
5 331 (10.56%) HP
6 234 (7.46%) Oracle
7 207 (6.60%) Symantec
8 205 (6.54%) NetApp
9 182 (5.81%) Red Hat
10 125 (3.99%) Dell
11 123 (3.92%) EMC
12 105 (3.35%) IBM
13 71 (2.26%) Bloomberg
14 68 (2.17%) AppSense
15 61 (1.95%) CA
16 59 (1.88%) CheckPoint
16 59 (1.88%) Altiris
17 58 (1.85%) SolarWinds
17 58 (1.85%) McAfee
18 57 (1.82%) Lotus
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South Croydon, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + good benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits+excellent training
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +bonus + health + pension etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: Unspecified - Excellent DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago