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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 166 222 241
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1933 1401 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.90% 1.32% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 2.58% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1079 1000
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,550 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
52585 54401 52375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.61% 51.10% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 45485 46071 45429
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +59 1015 £55,000 +10.00% 102
South East +36 311 £43,151 +7.87% 57
Yorkshire +57 168 £38,500 -3.75% 14
East of England -13 119 £40,000 -5.88% 9
North West +31 95 £40,000 +6.66% 9
South West +2 88 £41,500 +27.69% 33
West Midlands +35 83 £40,000 +6.66% 9
East Midlands +5 40 £35,000 - 12
Midlands - 13 £55,000 -
North East -3 1 - - 2
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2623 (70.85%) Windows
2 1667 (45.03%) Microsoft
3 1413 (38.17%) Active Directory
4 1388 (37.49%) SQL
5 1288 (34.79%) SQL Server
6 1189 (32.12%) VMware
7 1010 (27.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1005 (27.15%) Linux
9 812 (21.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 793 (21.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 768 (20.75%) MS Excel
11 768 (20.75%) Finance
12 757 (20.45%) IIS
13 744 (20.10%) .NET
14 702 (18.96%) DNS
15 658 (17.77%) ITIL
16 647 (17.48%) Perl
17 632 (17.07%) MS Exchange
18 618 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
19 591 (15.96%) SCCM
20 589 (15.91%) DevOps
21 580 (15.67%) C#
22 572 (15.45%) Citrix
23 509 (13.75%) Python
24 503 (13.59%) Degree
25 458 (12.37%) SharePoint
26 456 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
27 449 (12.13%) Puppet
28 445 (12.02%) Hyper-V
29 428 (11.56%) Bash Shell

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 757 (20.45%) IIS
2 632 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 458 (12.37%) SharePoint
4 408 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 273 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 235 (6.35%) Lync
7 179 (4.84%) Apache
8 161 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 142 (3.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 121 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 114 (3.08%) Tomcat
12 99 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 76 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
14 59 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 57 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
16 56 (1.51%) WebSphere
17 49 (1.32%) nginx
18 47 (1.27%) JBoss
19 41 (1.11%) WebLogic
20 39 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 768 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 210 (5.67%) MS Office
3 36 (0.97%) InfoPath
4 13 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.35%) PowerPivot
4 13 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.16%) MS Project
6 5 (0.14%) GNU Octave
7 3 (0.081%) HipChat
7 3 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.081%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.054%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.054%) CATIA
9 1 (0.027%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.027%) Mingle
9 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 28 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.19%) Magento
5 6 (0.16%) Sophis RISQUE
5 6 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.081%) Primavera
7 3 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.081%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.054%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.054%) Tridion
8 2 (0.054%) Summit
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.027%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.027%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.027%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 364 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
2 345 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 307 (8.29%) Office 365
4 99 (2.67%) SaaS
5 63 (1.70%) IaaS
6 42 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 27 (0.73%) GitHub
8 24 (0.65%) PaaS
9 16 (0.43%) Mimecast
10 15 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 13 (0.35%) Heroku
12 11 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
14 6 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.16%) Symantec.cloud
14 6 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 702 (18.96%) DNS
2 423 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 409 (11.05%) DHCP
4 404 (10.91%) Firewall
5 389 (10.51%) SAN
6 216 (5.83%) VPN
7 180 (4.86%) WAN
8 164 (4.43%) LAN
9 128 (3.46%) VLAN
10 127 (3.43%) Internet
11 110 (2.97%) NAS
12 106 (2.86%) HTTP
13 100 (2.70%) iSCSI
14 91 (2.46%) SSL
15 85 (2.30%) Network Security
16 78 (2.11%) VoIP
17 77 (2.08%) SMTP
18 62 (1.67%) LDAP
19 57 (1.54%) NetScaler
20 50 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1288 (34.79%) SQL Server
2 374 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 281 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 263 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 257 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 251 (6.78%) MySQL
7 139 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 130 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 113 (3.05%) Relational Database
10 95 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
11 77 (2.08%) Oracle Database
12 62 (1.67%) RDBMS
13 59 (1.59%) Redis
14 56 (1.51%) Big Data
15 50 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
16 46 (1.24%) NoSQL
17 43 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
18 37 (1.00%) MongoDB
19 32 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
20 28 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 236 (6.37%) Git (software)
2 219 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 197 (5.32%) TeamCity
3 197 (5.32%) Jenkins
4 195 (5.27%) Visual Studio
5 172 (4.65%) Subversion
6 140 (3.78%) JIRA
7 89 (2.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 82 (2.22%) MSBuild
9 75 (2.03%) NUnit
10 66 (1.78%) Selenium
11 60 (1.62%) MSI
12 58 (1.57%) Jasmine
13 56 (1.51%) Hudson
14 50 (1.35%) InstallShield
15 46 (1.24%) SpecFlow
16 40 (1.08%) Maven
17 39 (1.05%) Ant
18 32 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
19 31 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 768 (20.75%) Finance
2 271 (7.32%) Banking
3 96 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 83 (2.24%) Law
5 70 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 63 (1.70%) Back Office
7 52 (1.40%) Legal
8 49 (1.32%) Retail
9 45 (1.22%) Games
10 42 (1.13%) Marketing
11 39 (1.05%) Investment Banking
11 39 (1.05%) Front Office
12 34 (0.92%) Advertising
13 20 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 16 (0.43%) Billing
15 15 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.27%) Automotive
16 10 (0.27%) Dutch Language
16 10 (0.27%) Local Government
16 10 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 452 (12.21%) Administrator
2 432 (11.67%) Analyst
3 424 (11.45%) Developer
4 276 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
5 255 (6.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 238 (6.43%) Support Engineer
7 234 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 232 (6.27%) DBA
9 216 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
10 188 (5.08%) SQL DBA
11 181 (4.89%) Applications Support
12 162 (4.38%) Support Analyst
13 151 (4.08%) Consultant
14 139 (3.75%) .NET Developer
15 101 (2.73%) SQL Server DBA
16 99 (2.67%) Architect
17 83 (2.24%) Windows Administrator
18 79 (2.13%) Software Engineer
19 77 (2.08%) IT Support
20 75 (2.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 744 (20.10%) .NET
2 319 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 278 (7.51%) HTML
4 195 (5.27%) CSS
5 181 (4.89%) Web Services
6 162 (4.38%) jQuery
7 155 (4.19%) WCF
8 132 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 131 (3.54%) HTML5
10 109 (2.94%) .NET Framework
11 104 (2.81%) MSMQ
12 99 (2.67%) XML
13 92 (2.49%) Software Packaging
14 88 (2.38%) AngularJS
15 87 (2.35%) LINQ
16 83 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web API
17 71 (1.92%) Middleware
18 66 (1.78%) WPF
19 62 (1.67%) Application Packaging
20 55 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 300 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 296 (8.00%) Clustering
3 244 (6.59%) Replication
4 218 (5.89%) Data Centre
5 216 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 182 (4.92%) Hedge funds
7 129 (3.48%) Blackberry
8 115 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 73 (1.97%) Statistics
10 66 (1.78%) User Experience
11 62 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
12 45 (1.22%) Private Cloud
13 39 (1.05%) Equities
14 34 (0.92%) PKI
15 33 (0.89%) EqualLogic
16 31 (0.84%) Visualisation
17 29 (0.78%) Mobile App
18 28 (0.76%) Public Cloud
18 28 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
18 28 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2623 (70.85%) Windows
2 1010 (27.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1005 (27.15%) Linux
4 812 (21.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 378 (10.21%) Windows 7
6 343 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 208 (5.62%) UNIX
8 190 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 135 (3.65%) Windows 8
10 88 (2.38%) CentOS
11 76 (2.05%) Windows XP
12 74 (2.00%) Ubuntu
13 67 (1.81%) Solaris
14 37 (1.00%) Mac OS X
15 36 (0.97%) Apple iOS
16 31 (0.84%) Data ONTAP
17 30 (0.81%) Android
18 28 (0.76%) Debian
19 24 (0.65%) Windows 2000
20 22 (0.59%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (17.77%) ITIL
2 618 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
3 589 (15.91%) DevOps
4 305 (8.24%) Configuration Management
5 300 (8.10%) Performance Tuning
6 256 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
7 234 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 212 (5.73%) Change Management
9 174 (4.70%) Mentoring
10 165 (4.46%) MVC
11 159 (4.29%) Scrum
12 158 (4.27%) TDD
13 149 (4.02%) Migration
14 147 (3.97%) SDLC
15 135 (3.65%) Service Delivery
16 132 (3.57%) Load Balancing
17 130 (3.51%) Project Management
17 130 (3.51%) E-Commerce
18 113 (3.05%) Asset Management
19 107 (2.89%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1388 (37.49%) SQL
2 647 (17.48%) Perl
3 580 (15.67%) C#
4 509 (13.75%) Python
5 428 (11.56%) Bash Shell
6 423 (11.43%) T-SQL
7 388 (10.48%) VBScript
8 351 (9.48%) JavaScript
9 253 (6.83%) Java
10 242 (6.54%) Ruby
11 218 (5.89%) VB
12 128 (3.46%) PHP
13 104 (2.81%) Shell Script
14 98 (2.65%) C
15 86 (2.32%) VBA
16 60 (1.62%) C++
17 56 (1.51%) VB.NET
18 52 (1.40%) PL/SQL
19 28 (0.76%) C-shell
20 23 (0.62%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 503 (13.59%) Degree
2 456 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 256 (6.92%) MCSE
4 193 (5.21%) Security Cleared
5 142 (3.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 142 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
6 135 (3.65%) MCSA
7 115 (3.11%) SC Cleared
8 110 (2.97%) CCNA
9 103 (2.78%) MCITP
10 98 (2.65%) MCP
11 93 (2.51%) DV Cleared
12 62 (1.67%) CCNP
13 55 (1.49%) MCTS
14 50 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
15 38 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
16 30 (0.81%) CISSP
16 30 (0.81%) CCSA
17 29 (0.78%) VCP5
18 20 (0.54%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (5.27%) SLA
2 151 (4.08%) QA
3 59 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.16%) FISMA
8 3 (0.081%) COBIT
9 2 (0.054%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.027%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1413 (38.17%) Active Directory
2 793 (21.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 445 (12.02%) Hyper-V
4 221 (5.97%) XenApp
4 221 (5.97%) vSphere
5 155 (4.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 133 (3.59%) VMware ESX
7 118 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
8 61 (1.65%) XenServer
9 54 (1.46%) XenDesktop
9 54 (1.46%) Xen
10 52 (1.40%) Terminal Services
11 44 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
12 42 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 42 (1.13%) Docker
13 36 (0.97%) UAG
14 34 (0.92%) ISA Server
15 29 (0.78%) Firmware
16 22 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
17 21 (0.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 591 (15.96%) SCCM
2 449 (12.13%) Puppet
3 387 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
4 314 (8.48%) SCOM
5 241 (6.51%) Nagios
6 117 (3.16%) WSUS
7 88 (2.38%) Ansible
8 83 (2.24%) ZABBIX
9 74 (2.00%) Backup Exec
10 60 (1.62%) Tivoli
11 55 (1.49%) NetBackup
12 50 (1.35%) Graphite
13 49 (1.32%) SCVMM
14 45 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 44 (1.19%) HAProxy
16 40 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
17 39 (1.05%) Zenoss
18 31 (0.84%) SCOrch
19 28 (0.76%) logstash
19 28 (0.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1667 (45.03%) Microsoft
2 1189 (32.12%) VMware
3 572 (15.45%) Citrix
4 399 (10.78%) Cisco
5 359 (9.70%) Oracle
6 278 (7.51%) HP
7 220 (5.94%) Red Hat
8 145 (3.92%) Symantec
9 140 (3.78%) Dell
10 124 (3.35%) NetApp
11 112 (3.03%) IBM
12 93 (2.51%) Splunk
13 66 (1.78%) Veeam
14 65 (1.76%) SolarWinds
15 62 (1.67%) EMC
16 59 (1.59%) F5
17 52 (1.40%) CheckPoint
18 44 (1.19%) AppSense
19 43 (1.16%) SAP
20 40 (1.08%) Juniper
London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus (c100%) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90k plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT Digital
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday