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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 180 205 280
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +75
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1802 1608 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.74% 1.45% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 2.74% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1329 837
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
53069 58593 55471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.28% 52.94% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45525 49793 48146
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +6 895 £52,500 +5.00% 116
South East +68 354 £42,500 - 48
East of England +62 183 £36,000 -12.72% 18
South West +18 95 £41,250 +3.12% 11
North West +47 93 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Yorkshire +1 87 £36,500 +0.68% 18
West Midlands -14 50 £47,500 +35.71% 14
East Midlands -9 42 £41,500 +6.41% 2
North East -5 4 £27,000 -30.32% 1
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PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2570 (74.47%) Windows
2 1778 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 1486 (43.06%) Active Directory
4 1319 (38.22%) SQL
5 1290 (37.38%) SQL Server
6 1266 (36.69%) VMware
7 897 (25.99%) VMware Infrastructure
8 896 (25.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 889 (25.76%) Linux
10 834 (24.17%) MS Excel
11 761 (22.05%) MS Exchange
12 748 (21.67%) .NET
13 746 (21.62%) Finance
13 746 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 667 (19.33%) IIS
15 659 (19.10%) ITIL
16 631 (18.28%) Citrix
17 625 (18.11%) DNS
18 619 (17.94%) SCCM
19 584 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
20 568 (16.46%) SharePoint
21 536 (15.53%) Hyper-V
22 532 (15.42%) Perl
23 523 (15.16%) SAN
24 520 (15.07%) C#
25 482 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
26 442 (12.81%) Firewall
27 441 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
28 432 (12.52%) Degree
29 428 (12.40%) DevOps

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 761 (22.05%) MS Exchange
2 667 (19.33%) IIS
3 568 (16.46%) SharePoint
4 386 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 258 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 228 (6.61%) Lync
7 204 (5.91%) Apache
8 179 (5.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 173 (5.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 141 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 127 (3.68%) Tomcat
12 100 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 90 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
14 74 (2.14%) JBoss
15 65 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
16 63 (1.83%) WebSphere
17 51 (1.48%) Office Communications Server
18 50 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
19 48 (1.39%) OpenStack
20 43 (1.25%) nginx
Applications
1 834 (24.17%) MS Excel
2 286 (8.29%) MS Office
3 54 (1.56%) InfoPath
4 24 (0.70%) PowerPivot
5 20 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.32%) Mingle
7 9 (0.26%) MS Project
8 8 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.087%) HipChat
10 2 (0.058%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.058%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.029%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.029%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 22 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.55%) Sophis RISQUE
3 10 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.20%) BASE24
5 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.12%) Tridion
5 4 (0.12%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.087%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.087%) Agresso
6 3 (0.087%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.087%) Summit
7 2 (0.058%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.029%) Eikon
8 1 (0.029%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.029%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.029%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.029%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 336 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 336 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 274 (7.94%) Office 365
3 97 (2.81%) SaaS
4 54 (1.56%) IaaS
5 43 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 42 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 35 (1.01%) PaaS
8 30 (0.87%) GitHub
9 24 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (0.58%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.49%) Mimecast
12 16 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (0.41%) IBM SmartCloud
14 12 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 12 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (0.14%) CloudFront
17 5 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 625 (18.11%) DNS
2 523 (15.16%) SAN
3 442 (12.81%) Firewall
4 410 (11.88%) TCP/IP
5 376 (10.90%) DHCP
6 215 (6.23%) WAN
7 202 (5.85%) VPN
8 198 (5.74%) LAN
9 181 (5.24%) Internet
10 128 (3.71%) NAS
11 118 (3.42%) VLAN
12 100 (2.90%) SSL
13 98 (2.84%) HTTP
14 94 (2.72%) Network Security
15 93 (2.69%) iSCSI
16 91 (2.64%) VoIP
17 70 (2.03%) SMTP
18 67 (1.94%) NetScaler
19 59 (1.71%) LDAP
20 58 (1.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1290 (37.38%) SQL Server
2 288 (8.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 285 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 270 (7.82%) MySQL
5 265 (7.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 222 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 161 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 106 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 87 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 78 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 56 (1.62%) NoSQL
13 54 (1.56%) RDBMS
14 44 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
15 39 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
16 33 (0.96%) EDRMS
17 30 (0.87%) IDOL
17 30 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
17 30 (0.87%) Big Data
17 30 (0.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 236 (6.84%) Visual Studio
2 208 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 206 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 174 (5.04%) TeamCity
5 162 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 98 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 90 (2.61%) JIRA
8 87 (2.52%) Subversion
8 87 (2.52%) MSBuild
9 60 (1.74%) SpecFlow
10 59 (1.71%) NUnit
11 47 (1.36%) Maven
11 47 (1.36%) Selenium
12 40 (1.16%) MSI
13 33 (0.96%) Moq
14 32 (0.93%) Artifactory
15 31 (0.90%) Ant
16 28 (0.81%) InstallShield
16 28 (0.81%) MSTest
17 27 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 746 (21.62%) Finance
2 252 (7.30%) Banking
3 91 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 90 (2.61%) Retail
4 90 (2.61%) Investment Banking
5 69 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 69 (2.00%) Back Office
6 64 (1.85%) Front Office
6 64 (1.85%) Law
7 45 (1.30%) Legal
8 40 (1.16%) Marketing
9 30 (0.87%) Publishing
10 26 (0.75%) Advertising
11 23 (0.67%) Aerospace
12 21 (0.61%) Games
13 18 (0.52%) German Language
14 15 (0.43%) Italian Language
14 15 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 15 (0.43%) Dutch Language
14 15 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 430 (12.46%) Analyst
2 368 (10.66%) Administrator
3 351 (10.17%) Developer
4 247 (7.16%) Systems Administrator
5 233 (6.75%) DBA
6 232 (6.72%) Support Engineer
7 231 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 227 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
9 203 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
10 190 (5.51%) Consultant
10 190 (5.51%) SQL DBA
11 151 (4.38%) Applications Support
12 146 (4.23%) Support Analyst
13 106 (3.07%) 3rd Line Support
14 99 (2.87%) SQL Server DBA
15 95 (2.75%) .NET Developer
16 94 (2.72%) Architect
17 90 (2.61%) IT Support
18 77 (2.23%) Team Leader
19 74 (2.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 748 (21.67%) .NET
2 326 (9.45%) HTML
3 266 (7.71%) ASP.NET
4 213 (6.17%) Web Services
5 208 (6.03%) CSS
6 129 (3.74%) XML
7 128 (3.71%) HTML5
8 123 (3.56%) jQuery
9 118 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 112 (3.25%) .NET Framework
11 80 (2.32%) WCF
12 73 (2.12%) Software Packaging
13 69 (2.00%) Application Packaging
13 69 (2.00%) Ajax
14 66 (1.91%) J2EE
15 59 (1.71%) JSP
16 55 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
17 53 (1.54%) REST
18 47 (1.36%) MSMQ
19 46 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 297 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 288 (8.35%) Clustering
3 256 (7.42%) Replication
4 187 (5.42%) Hedge funds
5 181 (5.24%) Computer Science
6 150 (4.35%) Blackberry
7 123 (3.56%) Management Information System
8 86 (2.49%) Statistics
9 72 (2.09%) Mobile App
10 64 (1.85%) User Experience
11 59 (1.71%) Open Source
12 58 (1.68%) Public Cloud
13 48 (1.39%) Fat Client
13 48 (1.39%) Thin Client
14 46 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
15 42 (1.22%) Private Cloud
16 28 (0.81%) Client/Server
16 28 (0.81%) PKI
16 28 (0.81%) EqualLogic
17 26 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2570 (74.47%) Windows
2 896 (25.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 889 (25.76%) Linux
4 746 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 441 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 385 (11.16%) Windows 7
7 240 (6.95%) UNIX
8 181 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 161 (4.67%) Windows 8
10 146 (4.23%) Windows XP
11 67 (1.94%) Solaris
11 67 (1.94%) Ubuntu
12 42 (1.22%) CentOS
12 42 (1.22%) Windows Vista
13 32 (0.93%) Windows 2000
14 27 (0.78%) Apple iOS
15 26 (0.75%) Windows Phone
15 26 (0.75%) Android
16 23 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
17 18 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (19.10%) ITIL
2 584 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (12.40%) DevOps
4 287 (8.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 268 (7.77%) Migration
6 242 (7.01%) Configuration Management
7 232 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
8 220 (6.37%) Change Management
9 219 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
10 163 (4.72%) Mentoring
11 160 (4.64%) Project Management
12 159 (4.61%) Service Delivery
13 151 (4.38%) Scrum
14 146 (4.23%) MVC
15 145 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
16 138 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 135 (3.91%) E-Commerce
17 135 (3.91%) Continuous Delivery
18 130 (3.77%) Problem Management
19 126 (3.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1319 (38.22%) SQL
2 532 (15.42%) Perl
3 520 (15.07%) C#
4 371 (10.75%) VBScript
5 343 (9.94%) Python
6 333 (9.65%) JavaScript
7 295 (8.55%) T-SQL
8 276 (8.00%) Bash Shell
9 238 (6.90%) Java
10 221 (6.40%) VB
11 182 (5.27%) Ruby
12 157 (4.55%) PHP
13 90 (2.61%) VBA
14 88 (2.55%) Shell Script
15 62 (1.80%) C
16 46 (1.33%) C++
17 43 (1.25%) VB.NET
18 22 (0.64%) PL/SQL
19 21 (0.61%) Korn
20 18 (0.52%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 482 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 432 (12.52%) Degree
3 313 (9.07%) MCSE
4 245 (7.10%) Security Cleared
5 179 (5.19%) SC Cleared
6 159 (4.61%) MCSA
7 146 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
8 138 (4.00%) MCP
8 138 (4.00%) MCITP
9 127 (3.68%) CCNA
10 124 (3.59%) DV Cleared
11 121 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 57 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
13 52 (1.51%) CCNP
14 50 (1.45%) MCTS
15 48 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
16 35 (1.01%) CISSP
17 32 (0.93%) AWS Certification
18 31 (0.90%) CCSA
19 26 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (4.93%) SLA
2 115 (3.33%) QA
3 65 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 64 (1.85%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.81%) FISMA
6 19 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.20%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.058%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.058%) GPG13
9 2 (0.058%) COBIT
System Software
1 1486 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 897 (25.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 536 (15.53%) Hyper-V
4 268 (7.77%) vSphere
5 267 (7.74%) XenApp
6 215 (6.23%) VMware ESXi
7 186 (5.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 155 (4.49%) VMware ESX
9 109 (3.16%) XenDesktop
10 64 (1.85%) XenServer
11 63 (1.83%) Terminal Services
12 51 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
13 41 (1.19%) ISA Server
14 35 (1.01%) NFS
15 33 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 31 (0.90%) Terminal Server
17 29 (0.84%) Xen
18 26 (0.75%) VMware Server
18 26 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
19 24 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 619 (17.94%) SCCM
2 350 (10.14%) SCOM
3 304 (8.81%) Puppet
4 242 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
5 160 (4.64%) Nagios
6 87 (2.52%) WSUS
7 77 (2.23%) Backup Exec
8 66 (1.91%) NetBackup
9 61 (1.77%) WMI
9 61 (1.77%) ZABBIX
10 58 (1.68%) Tivoli
11 52 (1.51%) Ansible
12 47 (1.36%) SCVMM
13 46 (1.33%) Graphite
14 43 (1.25%) logstash
15 39 (1.13%) SCOrch
16 38 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 38 (1.10%) Vagrant
17 36 (1.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 34 (0.99%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1778 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 1266 (36.69%) VMware
3 631 (18.28%) Citrix
4 404 (11.71%) Cisco
5 403 (11.68%) Oracle
6 313 (9.07%) HP
7 213 (6.17%) Red Hat
8 163 (4.72%) NetApp
9 155 (4.49%) Dell
10 144 (4.17%) EMC
11 139 (4.03%) Symantec
12 137 (3.97%) IBM
13 80 (2.32%) Google
14 77 (2.23%) SolarWinds
15 68 (1.97%) F5
16 61 (1.77%) Veritas
17 58 (1.68%) Splunk
17 58 (1.68%) Altiris
18 49 (1.42%) Sophos
19 48 (1.39%) Sitecore
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + good bonuses and benefits
Posted: 43 minutes ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent package and bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-85k base + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Sainsbury
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Sainsbury
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago