The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 214 224 309
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +85
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1441 1292 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.27% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 2.40% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1063 834
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56839 53810 60484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.90% 52.84% 54.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48713 46566 53570
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -24 813 £52,500 - 79
South East +3 225 £40,000 - 23
East of England +50 98 £42,500 +30.76% 12
Yorkshire +21 92 £41,250 +17.85% 9
North West +39 82 £45,000 +28.57% 9
South West +23 58 £31,250 -3.84% 9
West Midlands -53 42 £37,500 -10.71% 5
East Midlands -6 30 £35,000 -7.89% 5
North East - 4 £40,000 -
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PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2182 (71.45%) Windows
2 1630 (53.37%) Microsoft
3 1294 (42.37%) Active Directory
4 1150 (37.66%) VMware
5 1117 (36.57%) SQL
6 1014 (33.20%) SQL Server
7 847 (27.73%) Finance
8 843 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 834 (27.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 739 (24.20%) .NET
11 733 (24.00%) Linux
12 682 (22.33%) MS Excel
13 664 (21.74%) MS Exchange
14 661 (21.64%) DNS
15 612 (20.04%) C#
16 592 (19.38%) IIS
17 563 (18.43%) Citrix
18 528 (17.29%) SharePoint
19 521 (17.06%) Degree
20 514 (16.83%) ITIL
21 502 (16.44%) SAN
22 466 (15.26%) SCCM
23 465 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
24 459 (15.03%) TCP/IP
25 448 (14.67%) VBScript
26 441 (14.44%) Perl
27 437 (14.31%) Windows 7
28 435 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
29 431 (14.11%) Cisco
30 419 (13.72%) Windows Server 2012

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 664 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 592 (19.38%) IIS
3 528 (17.29%) SharePoint
4 383 (12.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 238 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 210 (6.88%) Apache
7 189 (6.19%) Lync
8 177 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 168 (5.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 164 (5.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 156 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 103 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
13 100 (3.27%) SharePoint Server
14 69 (2.26%) Tomcat
15 38 (1.24%) NServiceBus
16 33 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
16 33 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
17 29 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
18 27 (0.88%) WebSphere
19 26 (0.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 682 (22.33%) MS Excel
2 230 (7.53%) MS Office
3 56 (1.83%) InfoPath
4 22 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.52%) MS Project
6 8 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.20%) Mingle
8 3 (0.098%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.033%) FastStats
9 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.033%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 56 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.36%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.33%) Eikon
5 10 (0.33%) BASE24
5 10 (0.33%) Summit
6 9 (0.29%) Temenos T24
6 9 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.23%) Endur
8 4 (0.13%) Adaptiv
9 3 (0.098%) Maximo
9 3 (0.098%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.065%) Sophis RISQUE
11 1 (0.033%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 176 (5.76%) Office 365
2 151 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (1.80%) SaaS
5 41 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (0.72%) IaaS
6 22 (0.72%) PaaS
7 15 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.39%) GitHub
9 10 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
11 4 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.098%) Route 53
13 2 (0.065%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.033%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.033%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 661 (21.64%) DNS
2 502 (16.44%) SAN
3 459 (15.03%) TCP/IP
4 418 (13.69%) Firewall
5 371 (12.15%) DHCP
6 190 (6.22%) VPN
7 141 (4.62%) Internet
8 129 (4.22%) WAN
9 125 (4.09%) SMTP
10 121 (3.96%) LAN
11 116 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
12 106 (3.47%) HTTP
13 100 (3.27%) NAS
14 96 (3.14%) LDAP
15 82 (2.69%) SSL
16 77 (2.52%) MPLS
17 76 (2.49%) VoIP
18 71 (2.32%) VLAN
19 67 (2.19%) Network Security
20 65 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1014 (33.20%) SQL Server
2 334 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 192 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 148 (4.85%) MySQL
5 146 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 135 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 131 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 118 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 71 (2.32%) NoSQL
10 64 (2.10%) Relational Database
11 52 (1.70%) Oracle Database
12 47 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 43 (1.41%) MongoDB
15 36 (1.18%) RDBMS
16 28 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
17 26 (0.85%) OLAP
17 26 (0.85%) Big Data
18 25 (0.82%) EDRMS
19 23 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 238 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 227 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 173 (5.66%) Subversion
4 154 (5.04%) Git (software)
5 152 (4.98%) MSBuild
6 118 (3.86%) TeamCity
7 96 (3.14%) MSI
8 94 (3.08%) Jenkins
9 79 (2.59%) NUnit
10 49 (1.60%) InstallShield
11 43 (1.41%) Hudson
12 32 (1.05%) MSTest
13 31 (1.02%) JIRA
14 29 (0.95%) AdminStudio
15 28 (0.92%) Ant
15 28 (0.92%) CruiseControl
16 27 (0.88%) Selenium
17 24 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
18 23 (0.75%) Moq
19 18 (0.59%) Maven
General
1 847 (27.73%) Finance
2 216 (7.07%) Banking
3 123 (4.03%) Financial Institution
4 117 (3.83%) Retail
5 108 (3.54%) Law
6 77 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 76 (2.49%) Back Office
7 76 (2.49%) Legal
8 59 (1.93%) Publishing
9 57 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 47 (1.54%) Marketing
11 41 (1.34%) Front Office
12 35 (1.15%) Advertising
13 23 (0.75%) Games
14 20 (0.65%) Electronics
15 15 (0.49%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.39%) Billing
17 8 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.23%) Aerospace
19 6 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 444 (14.54%) Developer
2 385 (12.61%) Analyst
3 327 (10.71%) Administrator
4 295 (9.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 185 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 181 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
7 176 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
8 157 (5.14%) Support Analyst
9 139 (4.55%) DBA
10 136 (4.45%) Consultant
11 124 (4.06%) SharePoint Developer
12 112 (3.67%) SQL DBA
13 104 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
14 98 (3.21%) Architect
14 98 (3.21%) .NET Developer
15 95 (3.11%) Senior Developer
16 93 (3.05%) DevOps Engineer
17 87 (2.85%) Applications Support
18 79 (2.59%) C# Developer
19 75 (2.46%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 739 (24.20%) .NET
2 284 (9.30%) HTML
3 283 (9.27%) ASP.NET
4 243 (7.96%) CSS
5 241 (7.89%) Web Services
6 226 (7.40%) XML
7 177 (5.80%) jQuery
8 152 (4.98%) WCF
9 129 (4.22%) .NET Framework
10 118 (3.86%) WPF
11 115 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 112 (3.67%) HTML5
13 77 (2.52%) Ajax
14 73 (2.39%) JSON
15 72 (2.36%) LINQ
16 67 (2.19%) Software Packaging
17 59 (1.93%) CSS3
18 53 (1.74%) XSLT
19 52 (1.70%) Application Packaging
20 47 (1.54%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 320 (10.48%) Clustering
2 229 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 175 (5.73%) Replication
4 169 (5.53%) Hedge funds
5 162 (5.30%) Blackberry
6 83 (2.72%) Open Source
7 71 (2.32%) Management Information System
8 58 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 54 (1.77%) PKI
10 47 (1.54%) Client/Server
11 38 (1.24%) Statistics
12 37 (1.21%) Mathematics
13 33 (1.08%) EqualLogic
14 29 (0.95%) Firmware
15 25 (0.82%) Thin Client
15 25 (0.82%) Fat Client
16 24 (0.79%) e-Health
17 22 (0.72%) Derivative
18 21 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
19 16 (0.52%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 2182 (71.45%) Windows
2 843 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 733 (24.00%) Linux
4 437 (14.31%) Windows 7
5 435 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 419 (13.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 348 (11.39%) UNIX
8 142 (4.65%) Windows 8
9 138 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 120 (3.93%) Windows XP
11 84 (2.75%) Solaris
12 61 (2.00%) Android
13 46 (1.51%) Apple iOS
14 43 (1.41%) CentOS
15 31 (1.02%) Mac OS X
16 30 (0.98%) Debian
17 29 (0.95%) Mac OS
18 27 (0.88%) Ubuntu
19 19 (0.62%) Windows Phone
20 18 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (16.83%) ITIL
2 233 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (7.30%) DevOps
4 192 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 185 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 175 (5.73%) Migration
7 173 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 172 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
9 165 (5.40%) MVC
10 150 (4.91%) Load Balancing
11 149 (4.88%) TDD
12 139 (4.55%) Change Control
13 136 (4.45%) Scrum
14 130 (4.26%) Release Management
15 129 (4.22%) Change Management
16 127 (4.16%) Configuration Management
17 126 (4.13%) Service Delivery
18 114 (3.73%) Project Management
19 99 (3.24%) Software Engineering
20 98 (3.21%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1117 (36.57%) SQL
2 612 (20.04%) C#
3 448 (14.67%) VBScript
4 441 (14.44%) Perl
5 363 (11.89%) VB
6 341 (11.17%) JavaScript
7 245 (8.02%) Python
8 235 (7.69%) Java
9 229 (7.50%) Bash Shell
10 199 (6.52%) T-SQL
11 164 (5.37%) Ruby
12 141 (4.62%) Shell Script
13 96 (3.14%) PHP
14 94 (3.08%) C++
15 82 (2.69%) VB.NET
16 75 (2.46%) C
17 37 (1.21%) XAML
18 36 (1.18%) VBA
19 27 (0.88%) Delphi
20 24 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 521 (17.06%) Degree
2 465 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 290 (9.50%) MCSE
4 176 (5.76%) Security Cleared
5 148 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 148 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
6 141 (4.62%) MCITP
7 131 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 121 (3.96%) CCNA
9 114 (3.73%) MCP
10 92 (3.01%) MCSA
11 72 (2.36%) CCNP
12 56 (1.83%) MCTS
13 55 (1.80%) DV Cleared
14 46 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
15 35 (1.15%) PhD
16 34 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
16 34 (1.11%) CISSP
17 32 (1.05%) VCP5
18 26 (0.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (4.26%) SLA
2 111 (3.63%) QA
3 81 (2.65%) PCI DSS
4 30 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.69%) ISO 8583
6 19 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.26%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.098%) COBIT
10 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.033%) Dublin Core
10 1 (0.033%) GPG13
System Software
1 1294 (42.37%) Active Directory
2 834 (27.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 395 (12.93%) Hyper-V
4 236 (7.73%) vSphere
5 224 (7.33%) VMware ESXi
6 216 (7.07%) XenApp
7 202 (6.61%) VMware ESX
8 156 (5.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 138 (4.52%) XenDesktop
10 69 (2.26%) vCloud
11 65 (2.13%) KVM
12 58 (1.90%) XenServer
13 49 (1.60%) Terminal Services
14 45 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
15 44 (1.44%) VMware Server
16 39 (1.28%) Xen
17 38 (1.24%) ISA Server
17 38 (1.24%) NFS
18 35 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
19 33 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 466 (15.26%) SCCM
2 208 (6.81%) Puppet
3 182 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
4 178 (5.83%) SCOM
5 132 (4.32%) WSUS
6 112 (3.67%) NetBackup
7 99 (3.24%) Nagios
8 79 (2.59%) Backup Exec
9 46 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
10 40 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 36 (1.18%) SCVMM
12 34 (1.11%) Tivoli
13 33 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 28 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 25 (0.82%) HP SIM
16 23 (0.75%) SCSM
16 23 (0.75%) Netcool
16 23 (0.75%) ZABBIX
17 21 (0.69%) AppDNA
18 17 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1630 (53.37%) Microsoft
2 1150 (37.66%) VMware
3 563 (18.43%) Citrix
4 431 (14.11%) Cisco
5 322 (10.54%) HP
6 249 (8.15%) Oracle
7 194 (6.35%) NetApp
8 187 (6.12%) Red Hat
9 174 (5.70%) Symantec
10 119 (3.90%) EMC
11 116 (3.80%) Dell
12 104 (3.41%) IBM
13 65 (2.13%) CA
13 65 (2.13%) AppSense
14 62 (2.03%) Bloomberg
15 59 (1.93%) CheckPoint
16 52 (1.70%) Remedy
17 49 (1.60%) Altiris
18 48 (1.57%) SolarWinds
18 48 (1.57%) Apple
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k car allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +bonus + health + pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago