The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 206 246 297
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +51
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1524 1150 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.42% 1.15% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 2.17% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 959 876
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
PowerShell
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +2 747 £52,500 +5.00% 100
South East +66 282 £40,000 +14.28% 41
East of England +32 158 £42,500 +32.81% 11
Yorkshire +45 121 £33,750 -15.62% 9
South West +31 85 £34,000 +4.61% 12
North West -15 53 £39,500 +12.85% 12
West Midlands -51 42 £35,000 -17.64% 20
East Midlands +6 31 £35,000 -7.89% 4
North East -4 4 - - 1
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2174 (69.97%) Windows
2 1641 (52.82%) Microsoft
3 1272 (40.94%) Active Directory
4 1180 (37.98%) VMware
5 1122 (36.11%) SQL
6 1024 (32.96%) SQL Server
7 892 (28.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 787 (25.33%) Finance
9 777 (25.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 775 (24.94%) Linux
11 730 (23.50%) .NET
12 692 (22.27%) MS Excel
13 650 (20.92%) IIS
14 649 (20.89%) DNS
15 643 (20.70%) MS Exchange
16 625 (20.12%) C#
17 597 (19.21%) Citrix
18 560 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
19 525 (16.90%) SharePoint
20 498 (16.03%) ITIL
21 497 (16.00%) Degree
22 476 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
23 470 (15.13%) VBScript
24 457 (14.71%) Hyper-V
25 454 (14.61%) Cisco
26 453 (14.58%) SAN
27 442 (14.23%) TCP/IP
27 442 (14.23%) SCCM
28 424 (13.65%) Windows 7
29 423 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 650 (20.92%) IIS
2 643 (20.70%) MS Exchange
3 525 (16.90%) SharePoint
4 390 (12.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 251 (8.08%) Apache
6 241 (7.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 186 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 183 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 174 (5.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 170 (5.47%) Lync
11 126 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 125 (4.02%) SharePoint 2013
13 80 (2.57%) SharePoint Server
14 77 (2.48%) Tomcat
15 52 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
16 49 (1.58%) NServiceBus
17 47 (1.51%) CMS
18 33 (1.06%) WebSphere
19 30 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
20 28 (0.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 692 (22.27%) MS Excel
2 222 (7.15%) MS Office
3 44 (1.42%) InfoPath
4 13 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.35%) Mingle
7 10 (0.32%) PowerPivot
7 10 (0.32%) MS Project
8 2 (0.064%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.032%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 55 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.90%) Endur
3 19 (0.61%) BASE24
4 14 (0.45%) Markit EDM
5 12 (0.39%) Temenos T24
6 10 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.26%) Summit
8 7 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (0.19%) Agresso
9 6 (0.19%) Eikon
10 5 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.13%) Magento
11 4 (0.13%) Adaptiv
12 3 (0.097%) Maximo
13 2 (0.064%) Sophis RISQUE
13 2 (0.064%) Tridion
13 2 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.064%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 218 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 173 (5.57%) Office 365
3 105 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (1.51%) SaaS
6 25 (0.80%) IaaS
7 16 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.51%) PaaS
8 11 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.29%) GitHub
10 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.13%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.097%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.097%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.064%) Route 53
12 2 (0.064%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.032%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 649 (20.89%) DNS
2 453 (14.58%) SAN
3 442 (14.23%) TCP/IP
4 379 (12.20%) Firewall
5 350 (11.26%) DHCP
6 152 (4.89%) VPN
7 130 (4.18%) Cisco IOS
8 128 (4.12%) SMTP
9 119 (3.83%) WAN
10 114 (3.67%) Internet
11 109 (3.51%) LAN
12 99 (3.19%) HTTP
13 91 (2.93%) Network Security
14 87 (2.80%) LDAP
15 85 (2.74%) MPLS
16 84 (2.70%) NAS
17 83 (2.67%) EIGRP
17 83 (2.67%) OSPF
17 83 (2.67%) BGP
18 80 (2.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1024 (32.96%) SQL Server
2 321 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 201 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 160 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 152 (4.89%) MySQL
6 125 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 122 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 100 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 71 (2.29%) Relational Database
10 64 (2.06%) NoSQL
11 55 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
12 50 (1.61%) Oracle Database
13 47 (1.51%) MongoDB
13 47 (1.51%) EDRMS
14 42 (1.35%) IDOL
15 38 (1.22%) RDBMS
16 33 (1.06%) OLAP
16 33 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
17 32 (1.03%) DB2
18 27 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 265 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 259 (8.34%) Visual Studio
3 170 (5.47%) Git (software)
4 168 (5.41%) MSBuild
5 159 (5.12%) Subversion
6 141 (4.54%) TeamCity
7 110 (3.54%) Jenkins
8 104 (3.35%) NUnit
9 102 (3.28%) MSI
10 51 (1.64%) MSTest
11 49 (1.58%) InstallShield
12 48 (1.54%) SpecFlow
13 39 (1.26%) JIRA
14 38 (1.22%) AdminStudio
15 36 (1.16%) Ant
16 32 (1.03%) Hudson
16 32 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
17 31 (1.00%) CruiseControl
18 27 (0.87%) Maven
19 26 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 787 (25.33%) Finance
2 205 (6.60%) Banking
3 148 (4.76%) Retail
4 102 (3.28%) Financial Institution
5 96 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 85 (2.74%) Law
7 67 (2.16%) Legal
8 63 (2.03%) Back Office
9 52 (1.67%) Publishing
10 49 (1.58%) Marketing
11 40 (1.29%) Advertising
11 40 (1.29%) Investment Banking
12 24 (0.77%) Front Office
13 18 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.48%) Electronics
15 10 (0.32%) Games
15 10 (0.32%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.23%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.23%) German Language
17 6 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 460 (14.81%) Developer
2 357 (11.49%) Analyst
3 346 (11.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 249 (8.01%) Administrator
5 202 (6.50%) Support Engineer
6 179 (5.76%) Consultant
7 158 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
8 148 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 142 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
10 133 (4.28%) SharePoint Developer
11 119 (3.83%) 3rd Line Support
12 118 (3.80%) DBA
13 108 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
14 103 (3.32%) .NET Developer
15 100 (3.22%) Architect
15 100 (3.22%) Applications Support
16 93 (2.99%) SQL DBA
17 87 (2.80%) Senior Developer
18 74 (2.38%) Junior
19 71 (2.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 730 (23.50%) .NET
2 330 (10.62%) HTML
3 316 (10.17%) ASP.NET
4 240 (7.72%) CSS
5 239 (7.69%) XML
6 230 (7.40%) Web Services
7 185 (5.95%) jQuery
8 179 (5.76%) WCF
9 146 (4.70%) .NET Framework
10 142 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 114 (3.67%) HTML5
12 86 (2.77%) WPF
13 74 (2.38%) JSON
13 74 (2.38%) Application Packaging
14 69 (2.22%) Ajax
15 62 (2.00%) LINQ
16 61 (1.96%) REST
17 58 (1.87%) CSS3
17 58 (1.87%) XSLT
18 48 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 347 (11.17%) Clustering
2 253 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 217 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 152 (4.89%) Blackberry
5 142 (4.57%) Hedge funds
6 134 (4.31%) Replication
7 81 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 74 (2.38%) Open Source
9 66 (2.12%) Statistics
10 55 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
11 48 (1.54%) Client/Server
12 43 (1.38%) Mathematics
13 39 (1.26%) User Experience
14 38 (1.22%) PKI
15 35 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
16 30 (0.97%) Firmware
17 25 (0.80%) e-Health
18 19 (0.61%) Blog
19 18 (0.58%) CMDB
19 18 (0.58%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2174 (69.97%) Windows
2 777 (25.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 775 (24.94%) Linux
4 476 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 424 (13.65%) Windows 7
6 423 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 320 (10.30%) UNIX
8 174 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 154 (4.96%) Windows 8
10 132 (4.25%) Windows XP
11 62 (2.00%) CentOS
12 54 (1.74%) Solaris
13 40 (1.29%) Android
14 32 (1.03%) Debian
15 26 (0.84%) Ubuntu
16 25 (0.80%) Windows Vista
17 21 (0.68%) Mac OS X
18 20 (0.64%) Apple iOS
19 10 (0.32%) FreeBSD
20 9 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (16.03%) ITIL
3 262 (8.43%) DevOps
4 247 (7.95%) E-Commerce
5 218 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 207 (6.66%) MVC
7 190 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 160 (5.15%) TDD
8 160 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
9 157 (5.05%) Mentoring
10 155 (4.99%) Change Control
11 149 (4.80%) Migration
12 148 (4.76%) Scrum
13 146 (4.70%) Load Balancing
14 125 (4.02%) Incident Management
15 121 (3.89%) Configuration Management
16 119 (3.83%) Workflow
17 118 (3.80%) BDD
18 116 (3.73%) Change Management
19 110 (3.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1122 (36.11%) SQL
2 625 (20.12%) C#
3 470 (15.13%) VBScript
4 420 (13.52%) Perl
5 358 (11.52%) VB
6 345 (11.10%) JavaScript
7 285 (9.17%) Python
8 265 (8.53%) Bash Shell
9 263 (8.46%) Java
10 199 (6.40%) T-SQL
11 186 (5.99%) Ruby
12 102 (3.28%) PHP
13 99 (3.19%) Shell Script
14 91 (2.93%) C++
15 81 (2.61%) C
16 68 (2.19%) VB.NET
17 35 (1.13%) VBA
18 32 (1.03%) XAML
19 14 (0.45%) JCL
19 14 (0.45%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 497 (16.00%) Degree
2 410 (13.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 248 (7.98%) MCSE
4 218 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 194 (6.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 172 (5.54%) SC Cleared
7 160 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
8 140 (4.51%) MCP
9 126 (4.06%) CCNA
10 124 (3.99%) MCITP
11 88 (2.83%) MCSA
12 87 (2.80%) DV Cleared
13 79 (2.54%) CCNP
14 51 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
15 48 (1.54%) MCTS
16 39 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
17 34 (1.09%) CISSP
18 32 (1.03%) PhD
19 28 (0.90%) VCP5
20 24 (0.77%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (4.12%) QA
2 120 (3.86%) SLA
3 108 (3.48%) PCI DSS
4 36 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.80%) ISO 8583
6 24 (0.77%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.48%) ISO 14001
8 7 (0.23%) COBIT
9 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.097%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.097%) GPG13
11 1 (0.032%) Dublin Core
11 1 (0.032%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1272 (40.94%) Active Directory
2 892 (28.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 457 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 257 (8.27%) VMware ESX
5 230 (7.40%) VMware ESXi
6 217 (6.98%) XenApp
7 205 (6.60%) vSphere
8 134 (4.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 123 (3.96%) XenDesktop
10 65 (2.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 55 (1.77%) ISA Server
12 53 (1.71%) Terminal Services
13 52 (1.67%) vCloud
14 49 (1.58%) VMware Workstation
15 46 (1.48%) VMware Server
16 42 (1.35%) KVM
17 39 (1.26%) XenServer
18 31 (1.00%) VMFS
19 26 (0.84%) Xen
20 22 (0.71%) UAG
Systems Management
1 442 (14.23%) SCCM
2 221 (7.11%) Puppet
3 191 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
4 173 (5.57%) SCOM
5 122 (3.93%) NetBackup
6 102 (3.28%) WSUS
7 97 (3.12%) Nagios
8 67 (2.16%) Backup Exec
9 50 (1.61%) SCVMM
10 47 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
11 46 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 32 (1.03%) AppDNA
12 32 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 25 (0.80%) HP SIM
14 22 (0.71%) ZABBIX
15 20 (0.64%) logstash
16 19 (0.61%) Tivoli
17 16 (0.51%) OpenView
17 16 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 16 (0.51%) WMI
Vendors
1 1641 (52.82%) Microsoft
2 1180 (37.98%) VMware
3 597 (19.21%) Citrix
4 454 (14.61%) Cisco
5 323 (10.40%) HP
6 272 (8.75%) Oracle
7 213 (6.86%) Red Hat
8 163 (5.25%) NetApp
9 149 (4.80%) Symantec
10 110 (3.54%) EMC
11 104 (3.35%) Dell
12 99 (3.19%) IBM
13 68 (2.19%) Veritas
14 67 (2.16%) CA
15 61 (1.96%) Meridio
16 57 (1.83%) AppSense
17 51 (1.64%) Fujitsu
17 51 (1.64%) F5
18 50 (1.61%) Sitecore
18 50 (1.61%) CheckPoint
Croydon, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum 20% bonus, private health care, 25 d
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Picture Staffing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brampton Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + attractive bonuses & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday