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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 218 232 292
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +60
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1411 1220 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.23% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 2.31% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1029 918
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
55643 52741 59872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.20% 52.99% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47104 45701 52932
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -19 734 £52,500 +5.00% 69
South East +35 244 £40,000 +1.26% 32
East of England +37 129 £42,500 +34.92% 26
Yorkshire +30 104 £40,000 +14.28% 14
South West +21 63 £31,500 -3.81% 8
North West -7 59 £37,500 +8.69% 10
West Midlands -57 43 £37,500 -10.71% 2
East Midlands -9 34 £35,000 -7.28% 2
North East - 1 - - 1
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2113 (70.57%) Windows
2 1575 (52.61%) Microsoft
3 1245 (41.58%) Active Directory
4 1146 (38.28%) VMware
5 1080 (36.07%) SQL
6 959 (32.03%) SQL Server
7 846 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 792 (26.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 776 (25.92%) Finance
10 747 (24.95%) Linux
11 708 (23.65%) .NET
12 677 (22.61%) MS Excel
13 649 (21.68%) DNS
14 636 (21.24%) MS Exchange
15 607 (20.27%) IIS
16 595 (19.87%) C#
17 568 (18.97%) Citrix
18 518 (17.30%) Degree
19 499 (16.67%) SharePoint
20 481 (16.07%) ITIL
21 467 (15.60%) SAN
22 460 (15.36%) VBScript
23 450 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
24 443 (14.80%) TCP/IP
25 440 (14.70%) SCCM
26 432 (14.43%) Cisco
27 420 (14.03%) Windows 7
28 418 (13.96%) Hyper-V
29 417 (13.93%) Windows Server 2003
29 417 (13.93%) Perl

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 636 (21.24%) MS Exchange
2 607 (20.27%) IIS
3 499 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 378 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 236 (7.88%) Apache
6 217 (7.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 176 (5.88%) Lync
7 176 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 160 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 153 (5.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 125 (4.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 109 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 73 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
12 73 (2.44%) Tomcat
13 43 (1.44%) NServiceBus
14 39 (1.30%) CMS
15 31 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
15 31 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
16 29 (0.97%) WebSphere
17 26 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 677 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 231 (7.72%) MS Office
3 47 (1.57%) InfoPath
4 19 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.40%) MS Project
6 10 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.27%) Mingle
8 6 (0.20%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.067%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.033%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 56 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.60%) Endur
3 14 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.43%) Temenos T24
5 12 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.37%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.33%) BASE24
8 9 (0.30%) Summit
9 8 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.17%) Eikon
11 4 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
11 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.13%) Agresso
12 3 (0.10%) Maximo
13 2 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.067%) Sophis RISQUE
13 2 (0.067%) Adaptiv
14 1 (0.033%) Magento
14 1 (0.033%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 188 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 180 (6.01%) Office 365
3 101 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 44 (1.47%) SaaS
6 22 (0.73%) IaaS
7 20 (0.67%) PaaS
8 16 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.30%) GitHub
11 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
13 2 (0.067%) Route 53
13 2 (0.067%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.033%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 649 (21.68%) DNS
2 467 (15.60%) SAN
3 443 (14.80%) TCP/IP
4 387 (12.93%) Firewall
5 356 (11.89%) DHCP
6 168 (5.61%) VPN
7 128 (4.28%) SMTP
8 122 (4.07%) Cisco IOS
9 121 (4.04%) WAN
10 119 (3.97%) Internet
11 110 (3.67%) LAN
11 110 (3.67%) HTTP
12 93 (3.11%) NAS
13 85 (2.84%) LDAP
14 84 (2.81%) MPLS
14 84 (2.81%) Network Security
15 83 (2.77%) VLAN
16 72 (2.40%) SSL
17 71 (2.37%) OSPF
17 71 (2.37%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 959 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 317 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 189 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 152 (5.08%) MySQL
5 145 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 124 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 118 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 104 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 68 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 64 (2.14%) Relational Database
11 57 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
12 46 (1.54%) Oracle Database
13 44 (1.47%) MongoDB
14 40 (1.34%) RDBMS
15 37 (1.24%) EDRMS
16 33 (1.10%) IDOL
17 32 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 29 (0.97%) OLAP
18 29 (0.97%) Big Data
19 27 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 252 (8.42%) Visual Studio
2 250 (8.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 170 (5.68%) MSBuild
4 155 (5.18%) Subversion
5 154 (5.14%) Git (software)
6 121 (4.04%) TeamCity
7 102 (3.41%) MSI
8 99 (3.31%) Jenkins
9 91 (3.04%) NUnit
10 51 (1.70%) InstallShield
11 44 (1.47%) MSTest
12 36 (1.20%) Hudson
13 34 (1.14%) AdminStudio
14 31 (1.04%) Ant
15 30 (1.00%) CruiseControl
15 30 (1.00%) SpecFlow
16 28 (0.94%) JIRA
17 27 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
18 26 (0.87%) Selenium
19 23 (0.77%) Maven
General
1 776 (25.92%) Finance
2 196 (6.55%) Banking
3 131 (4.38%) Retail
4 115 (3.84%) Financial Institution
5 92 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 91 (3.04%) Law
7 68 (2.27%) Legal
7 68 (2.27%) Back Office
8 54 (1.80%) Publishing
9 51 (1.70%) Marketing
10 43 (1.44%) Investment Banking
11 34 (1.14%) Advertising
12 31 (1.04%) Front Office
13 17 (0.57%) Electronics
14 16 (0.53%) Manufacturing
15 14 (0.47%) Games
16 10 (0.33%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.23%) Billing
17 7 (0.23%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 444 (14.83%) Developer
2 354 (11.82%) Analyst
3 325 (10.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 268 (8.95%) Administrator
5 198 (6.61%) Support Engineer
6 157 (5.24%) Support Analyst
7 156 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
8 149 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
9 144 (4.81%) Consultant
10 123 (4.11%) SharePoint Developer
11 116 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support
12 111 (3.71%) DBA
13 108 (3.61%) .NET Developer
14 102 (3.41%) Architect
15 98 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
16 90 (3.01%) Senior Developer
17 86 (2.87%) Applications Support
17 86 (2.87%) SQL DBA
18 79 (2.64%) C# Developer
19 67 (2.24%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 708 (23.65%) .NET
2 316 (10.55%) HTML
3 303 (10.12%) ASP.NET
4 241 (8.05%) CSS
5 228 (7.62%) XML
6 224 (7.48%) Web Services
7 184 (6.15%) jQuery
8 181 (6.05%) WCF
9 140 (4.68%) .NET Framework
10 137 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 111 (3.71%) HTML5
12 106 (3.54%) WPF
13 78 (2.61%) JSON
14 71 (2.37%) LINQ
14 71 (2.37%) Ajax
15 68 (2.27%) Application Packaging
16 60 (2.00%) REST
17 57 (1.90%) CSS3
18 56 (1.87%) Software Packaging
19 55 (1.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 314 (10.49%) Clustering
2 232 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 148 (4.94%) Replication
4 146 (4.88%) Hedge funds
5 145 (4.84%) Blackberry
6 78 (2.61%) Open Source
7 74 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 55 (1.84%) Statistics
9 54 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
10 51 (1.70%) Client/Server
11 47 (1.57%) Mathematics
12 41 (1.37%) PKI
13 36 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
14 30 (1.00%) Firmware
15 24 (0.80%) e-Health
16 20 (0.67%) Blog
17 19 (0.63%) EqualLogic
18 17 (0.57%) Derivative
19 16 (0.53%) Thin Client
19 16 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2113 (70.57%) Windows
2 792 (26.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 747 (24.95%) Linux
4 450 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 420 (14.03%) Windows 7
6 417 (13.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 335 (11.19%) UNIX
8 156 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 143 (4.78%) Windows 8
10 128 (4.28%) Windows XP
11 73 (2.44%) Solaris
12 51 (1.70%) CentOS
13 49 (1.64%) Android
14 31 (1.04%) Debian
15 30 (1.00%) Apple iOS
16 24 (0.80%) Ubuntu
17 20 (0.67%) Windows Vista
18 18 (0.60%) Mac OS X
19 15 (0.50%) Windows Phone
20 13 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (16.07%) ITIL
2 249 (8.32%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (7.82%) DevOps
4 215 (7.18%) E-Commerce
5 201 (6.71%) MVC
6 186 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 179 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
8 166 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
9 160 (5.34%) TDD
10 147 (4.91%) Migration
10 147 (4.91%) Load Balancing
11 145 (4.84%) Change Control
12 140 (4.68%) Scrum
13 118 (3.94%) Configuration Management
14 115 (3.84%) Project Management
15 110 (3.67%) Incident Management
16 105 (3.51%) Software Engineering
17 104 (3.47%) Workflow
18 102 (3.41%) BDD
19 100 (3.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1080 (36.07%) SQL
2 595 (19.87%) C#
3 460 (15.36%) VBScript
4 417 (13.93%) Perl
5 362 (12.09%) VB
6 340 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 274 (9.15%) Python
8 248 (8.28%) Java
8 248 (8.28%) Bash Shell
9 188 (6.28%) T-SQL
10 173 (5.78%) Ruby
11 117 (3.91%) Shell Script
12 94 (3.14%) PHP
13 93 (3.11%) C++
14 84 (2.81%) C
15 72 (2.40%) VB.NET
16 37 (1.24%) XAML
17 32 (1.07%) VBA
18 19 (0.63%) Delphi
19 11 (0.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 518 (17.30%) Degree
2 416 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 259 (8.65%) MCSE
4 205 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 166 (5.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 160 (5.34%) SC Cleared
7 149 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
8 126 (4.21%) MCITP
9 118 (3.94%) MCP
9 118 (3.94%) CCNA
10 85 (2.84%) MCSA
11 76 (2.54%) DV Cleared
12 71 (2.37%) CCNP
13 49 (1.64%) MCTS
14 46 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
15 36 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
15 36 (1.20%) CISSP
16 33 (1.10%) PhD
17 29 (0.97%) VCP5
18 22 (0.73%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (4.07%) SLA
2 119 (3.97%) QA
3 95 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.70%) ISO 9001
6 20 (0.67%) ISO 8583
7 14 (0.47%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.17%) COBIT
8 5 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.10%) GPG13
10 1 (0.033%) Dublin Core
10 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1245 (41.58%) Active Directory
2 846 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 418 (13.96%) Hyper-V
4 238 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
5 230 (7.68%) VMware ESX
6 225 (7.52%) vSphere
7 201 (6.71%) XenApp
8 136 (4.54%) Microsoft App-V
9 125 (4.18%) XenDesktop
10 60 (2.00%) vCloud
11 53 (1.77%) KVM
12 52 (1.74%) Terminal Services
13 47 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
14 45 (1.50%) VMware Server
15 44 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 43 (1.44%) ISA Server
17 42 (1.40%) XenServer
18 30 (1.00%) VMFS
19 29 (0.97%) Xen
19 29 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 440 (14.70%) SCCM
2 213 (7.11%) Puppet
3 180 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
4 169 (5.64%) SCOM
5 120 (4.01%) WSUS
6 112 (3.74%) NetBackup
7 98 (3.27%) Nagios
8 76 (2.54%) Backup Exec
9 48 (1.60%) SCVMM
10 45 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
11 43 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 30 (1.00%) AppDNA
12 30 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 25 (0.84%) HP SIM
14 22 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 21 (0.70%) ZABBIX
16 18 (0.60%) SCSM
17 17 (0.57%) Tivoli
18 16 (0.53%) OpenView
19 14 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1575 (52.61%) Microsoft
2 1146 (38.28%) VMware
3 568 (18.97%) Citrix
4 432 (14.43%) Cisco
5 319 (10.65%) HP
6 250 (8.35%) Oracle
7 192 (6.41%) Red Hat
8 176 (5.88%) NetApp
9 146 (4.88%) Symantec
10 113 (3.77%) EMC
11 106 (3.54%) Dell
12 92 (3.07%) IBM
13 67 (2.24%) CA
14 62 (2.07%) AppSense
15 54 (1.80%) Veritas
16 53 (1.77%) CheckPoint
17 49 (1.64%) Meridio
18 48 (1.60%) F5
19 46 (1.54%) Remedy
20 45 (1.50%) Juniper
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum 20% bonus, private health care, 25 d
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000 to £60,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 5% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Pension, private healthcare and di
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38000 - 45000
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday