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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 174 214 232
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +18
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1854 1526 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.82% 1.39% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 2.65% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1254 1047
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,990 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.97% +6.66%
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
52867 57630 53821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.88% 52.35% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 45520 49580 46879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 +30 925 £53,500 +1.90% 116
South East +69 367 £42,500 +6.25% 40
Yorkshire +34 127 £37,000 -7.50% 17
East of England +26 125 £40,000 -5.88% 22
South West +37 111 £45,000 +44.00% 16
West Midlands +19 82 £36,000 -2.04% 12
North West -19 70 £44,500 -1.11% 19
East Midlands -10 30 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Midlands - 12 £55,000 -
North East -14 3 £27,000 -32.50% 1
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UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 2719 (73.53%) Windows
2 1800 (48.67%) Microsoft
3 1528 (41.32%) Active Directory
4 1398 (37.80%) SQL
5 1382 (37.37%) SQL Server
6 1246 (33.69%) VMware
7 1013 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 984 (26.61%) Linux
9 861 (23.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 860 (23.26%) MS Excel
11 841 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 798 (21.58%) .NET
13 764 (20.66%) Finance
14 747 (20.20%) IIS
15 711 (19.23%) MS Exchange
16 698 (18.88%) DNS
17 675 (18.25%) ITIL
18 660 (17.85%) SCCM
19 621 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
20 615 (16.63%) Perl
21 597 (16.14%) Citrix
22 564 (15.25%) DevOps
23 543 (14.68%) C#
24 513 (13.87%) SharePoint
25 504 (13.63%) Hyper-V
26 476 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
27 451 (12.20%) SAN
28 447 (12.09%) Degree
29 431 (11.65%) Python
30 424 (11.47%) TCP/IP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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
1 747 (20.20%) IIS
2 711 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 513 (13.87%) SharePoint
4 416 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 263 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 253 (6.84%) Lync
7 183 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 177 (4.79%) Apache
9 150 (4.06%) SharePoint 2010
10 135 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 133 (3.60%) Tomcat
12 106 (2.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 84 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
14 78 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
15 68 (1.84%) JBoss
16 62 (1.68%) WebSphere
17 57 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
18 45 (1.22%) nginx
19 44 (1.19%) WebLogic
20 43 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 860 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 229 (6.19%) MS Office
3 39 (1.05%) InfoPath
4 24 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 11 (0.30%) Mingle
7 10 (0.27%) MS Project
8 4 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.11%) GNU Octave
9 3 (0.081%) ProjectWise
10 2 (0.054%) HipChat
11 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 27 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.32%) Sophis RISQUE
3 11 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.16%) Magento
5 5 (0.14%) BASE24
5 5 (0.14%) Tridion
6 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.081%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.081%) Primavera
8 2 (0.054%) Summit
8 2 (0.054%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.054%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.027%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.027%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 388 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
2 338 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 301 (8.14%) Office 365
4 107 (2.89%) SaaS
5 56 (1.51%) IaaS
6 38 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 32 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 30 (0.81%) GitHub
9 28 (0.76%) PaaS
10 19 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.38%) Mimecast
12 13 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
13 7 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.19%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (0.14%) CodePlex
15 5 (0.14%) Yammer
16 4 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 698 (18.88%) DNS
2 451 (12.20%) SAN
3 424 (11.47%) TCP/IP
4 414 (11.20%) DHCP
5 405 (10.95%) Firewall
6 199 (5.38%) WAN
7 197 (5.33%) VPN
8 177 (4.79%) LAN
9 132 (3.57%) Internet
10 127 (3.43%) NAS
11 125 (3.38%) VLAN
12 103 (2.79%) SSL
13 100 (2.70%) HTTP
14 97 (2.62%) iSCSI
15 85 (2.30%) Network Security
16 82 (2.22%) VoIP
17 71 (1.92%) SMTP
18 67 (1.81%) LDAP
19 66 (1.78%) NetScaler
20 63 (1.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1382 (37.37%) SQL Server
2 363 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 290 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 271 (7.33%) MySQL
5 260 (7.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 246 (6.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 155 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 123 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 117 (3.16%) Relational Database
10 86 (2.33%) Oracle Database
11 81 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
12 66 (1.78%) RDBMS
13 58 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
13 58 (1.57%) Redis
14 49 (1.33%) NoSQL
15 42 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
16 37 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
17 35 (0.95%) Big Data
18 29 (0.78%) MongoDB
19 26 (0.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 249 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 193 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 185 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 183 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 178 (4.81%) TeamCity
6 135 (3.65%) Subversion
7 122 (3.30%) JIRA
8 96 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 91 (2.46%) MSBuild
10 66 (1.78%) NUnit
11 65 (1.76%) SpecFlow
12 61 (1.65%) Selenium
13 49 (1.33%) MSI
14 46 (1.24%) InstallShield
15 45 (1.22%) Hudson
16 44 (1.19%) Maven
17 38 (1.03%) Jasmine
18 33 (0.89%) Ant
19 32 (0.87%) Artifactory
19 32 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 764 (20.66%) Finance
2 259 (7.00%) Banking
3 86 (2.33%) Retail
4 85 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 83 (2.24%) Law
6 82 (2.22%) Back Office
7 65 (1.76%) Financial Institution
8 60 (1.62%) Legal
9 56 (1.51%) Investment Banking
10 48 (1.30%) Front Office
11 47 (1.27%) Games
12 33 (0.89%) Marketing
13 20 (0.54%) Advertising
14 19 (0.51%) Publishing
14 19 (0.51%) Billing
15 18 (0.49%) Manufacturing
16 17 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.41%) German Language
18 12 (0.32%) Italian Language
18 12 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 464 (12.55%) Analyst
2 442 (11.95%) Administrator
3 374 (10.11%) Developer
4 279 (7.54%) Systems Administrator
5 261 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 254 (6.87%) DBA
7 242 (6.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 233 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
9 226 (6.11%) Support Engineer
10 194 (5.25%) SQL DBA
11 182 (4.92%) Consultant
12 181 (4.89%) Applications Support
13 175 (4.73%) Support Analyst
14 123 (3.33%) .NET Developer
15 111 (3.00%) SQL Server DBA
16 89 (2.41%) Architect
17 87 (2.35%) Windows Administrator
18 85 (2.30%) 3rd Line Support
19 84 (2.27%) IT Support
20 70 (1.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 798 (21.58%) .NET
2 329 (8.90%) HTML
3 328 (8.87%) ASP.NET
4 223 (6.03%) Web Services
5 212 (5.73%) CSS
6 154 (4.16%) jQuery
7 141 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 137 (3.70%) HTML5
9 123 (3.33%) WCF
10 111 (3.00%) .NET Framework
11 105 (2.84%) XML
12 97 (2.62%) Software Packaging
13 84 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
14 81 (2.19%) MSMQ
15 69 (1.87%) Application Packaging
16 67 (1.81%) AngularJS
17 63 (1.70%) LINQ
18 58 (1.57%) JSP
19 57 (1.54%) J2EE
20 54 (1.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 321 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 290 (7.84%) Clustering
3 289 (7.82%) Data Centre
4 257 (6.95%) Replication
5 205 (5.54%) Computer Science
6 188 (5.08%) Hedge funds
7 140 (3.79%) Blackberry
8 111 (3.00%) Management Information System
9 83 (2.24%) Statistics
10 56 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
11 54 (1.46%) User Experience
11 54 (1.46%) Public Cloud
12 42 (1.14%) EqualLogic
12 42 (1.14%) PKI
13 40 (1.08%) Mobile App
14 39 (1.05%) Private Cloud
15 37 (1.00%) Equities
15 37 (1.00%) Thin Client
15 37 (1.00%) Fat Client
16 29 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2719 (73.53%) Windows
2 1013 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 984 (26.61%) Linux
4 861 (23.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 404 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 389 (10.52%) Windows 7
7 243 (6.57%) UNIX
8 205 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 143 (3.87%) Windows 8
10 115 (3.11%) Windows XP
11 84 (2.27%) Solaris
12 73 (1.97%) Ubuntu
13 69 (1.87%) CentOS
14 35 (0.95%) Apple iOS
15 34 (0.92%) Mac OS X
15 34 (0.92%) Windows 2000
16 30 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
16 30 (0.81%) Android
17 24 (0.65%) Windows Vista
18 20 (0.54%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 675 (18.25%) ITIL
2 621 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 564 (15.25%) DevOps
4 320 (8.65%) Configuration Management
5 274 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 263 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 237 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
8 231 (6.25%) Change Management
9 213 (5.76%) Migration
10 187 (5.06%) Mentoring
11 172 (4.65%) Scrum
12 170 (4.60%) Service Delivery
13 166 (4.49%) MVC
14 162 (4.38%) SDLC
15 151 (4.08%) E-Commerce
16 142 (3.84%) TDD
17 141 (3.81%) Project Management
18 132 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
19 128 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
20 125 (3.38%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1398 (37.80%) SQL
2 615 (16.63%) Perl
3 543 (14.68%) C#
4 431 (11.65%) Python
5 390 (10.55%) T-SQL
6 382 (10.33%) Bash Shell
7 379 (10.25%) VBScript
8 354 (9.57%) JavaScript
9 242 (6.54%) Java
10 226 (6.11%) Ruby
11 218 (5.90%) VB
12 139 (3.76%) PHP
13 100 (2.70%) VBA
14 93 (2.51%) Shell Script
15 53 (1.43%) VB.NET
16 50 (1.35%) C
17 43 (1.16%) C++
18 41 (1.11%) PL/SQL
19 29 (0.78%) Korn
20 21 (0.57%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 476 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 447 (12.09%) Degree
3 288 (7.79%) MCSE
4 206 (5.57%) Security Cleared
5 164 (4.43%) MCSA
6 148 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 136 (3.68%) SC Cleared
8 130 (3.52%) MCITP
9 120 (3.24%) CCNA
10 117 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 114 (3.08%) MCP
12 96 (2.60%) DV Cleared
13 57 (1.54%) CCNP
14 51 (1.38%) MCTS
15 47 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
16 46 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
17 26 (0.70%) CCSA
17 26 (0.70%) VCP5
18 25 (0.68%) CCA
19 24 (0.65%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (5.44%) SLA
2 155 (4.19%) QA
3 66 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 23 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.32%) FISMA
7 8 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.14%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.054%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.054%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1528 (41.32%) Active Directory
2 841 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 504 (13.63%) Hyper-V
4 262 (7.08%) XenApp
5 252 (6.81%) vSphere
6 206 (5.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 175 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
8 162 (4.38%) VMware ESX
9 82 (2.22%) XenDesktop
10 70 (1.89%) XenServer
11 56 (1.51%) Terminal Services
12 51 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
13 42 (1.14%) Docker
14 39 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 36 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
16 31 (0.84%) NFS
16 31 (0.84%) Xen
17 29 (0.78%) UAG
18 26 (0.70%) ISA Server
19 24 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 660 (17.85%) SCCM
2 415 (11.22%) Puppet
3 368 (9.95%) SCOM
4 336 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 206 (5.57%) Nagios
6 111 (3.00%) WSUS
7 87 (2.35%) Ansible
8 73 (1.97%) ZABBIX
9 66 (1.78%) Backup Exec
10 62 (1.68%) Tivoli
11 54 (1.46%) SCVMM
12 53 (1.43%) Graphite
13 51 (1.38%) NetBackup
14 46 (1.24%) HAProxy
15 41 (1.11%) logstash
16 40 (1.08%) Zenoss
17 34 (0.92%) Vagrant
18 28 (0.76%) SCOrch
18 28 (0.76%) BladeLogic
18 28 (0.76%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 1800 (48.67%) Microsoft
2 1246 (33.69%) VMware
3 597 (16.14%) Citrix
4 419 (11.33%) Oracle
5 400 (10.82%) Cisco
6 308 (8.33%) HP
7 241 (6.52%) Red Hat
8 144 (3.89%) Dell
9 135 (3.65%) NetApp
10 125 (3.38%) IBM
11 118 (3.19%) Symantec
12 84 (2.27%) EMC
13 83 (2.24%) Splunk
14 80 (2.16%) F5
15 75 (2.03%) SolarWinds
16 69 (1.87%) Veeam
17 51 (1.38%) SAP
18 48 (1.30%) Apple
19 47 (1.27%) AppSense
20 45 (1.22%) Sophos
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k plus competitive package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago