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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 176 190 244
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +54
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1830 1657 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.93% 1.70% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.67% 3.38% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1287 1053
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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
49910 49064 51542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.71% 50.31% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43555 42449 43724
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 0 799 £55,000 +5.76% 116
South East -10 356 £52,500 +31.25% 60
Yorkshire +92 177 £42,000 +20.00% 25
East of England +34 152 £47,500 +21.01% 10
South West +44 147 £37,500 -6.25% 23
North West -30 82 £40,000 - 12
West Midlands -10 53 £40,000 +29.03% 27
East Midlands -3 52 £45,000 +16.88% 10
Midlands +24 11 £55,000 -
North East -16 1 - - 2
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UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2431 (68.19%) Windows
2 1539 (43.17%) Microsoft
3 1320 (37.03%) Windows Server
4 1318 (36.97%) SQL
5 1266 (35.51%) Active Directory
6 1249 (35.04%) SQL Server
7 1087 (30.49%) VMware
8 1010 (28.33%) Linux
9 989 (27.74%) Finance
10 822 (23.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 726 (20.36%) .NET
12 724 (20.31%) MS Excel
12 724 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 722 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 721 (20.22%) IIS
15 658 (18.46%) ITIL
16 610 (17.11%) C#
17 589 (16.52%) Perl
18 586 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
19 583 (16.35%) DevOps
20 582 (16.33%) DNS
21 531 (14.89%) Python
22 520 (14.59%) Firewall
23 516 (14.47%) Citrix
24 508 (14.25%) Microsoft Azure
25 484 (13.58%) MS Exchange
26 453 (12.71%) Degree
27 451 (12.65%) SCCM
28 438 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification
28 438 (12.29%) SAN

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 721 (20.22%) IIS
2 484 (13.58%) MS Exchange
3 413 (11.58%) SharePoint
4 275 (7.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 204 (5.72%) Lync
6 183 (5.13%) Apache
7 180 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 134 (3.76%) Tomcat
9 133 (3.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 131 (3.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 86 (2.41%) WebSphere
12 81 (2.27%) JBoss
13 76 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 63 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
15 60 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
16 55 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
17 50 (1.40%) WebLogic
18 44 (1.23%) Confluence
19 43 (1.21%) NServiceBus
20 37 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 724 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 221 (6.20%) MS Office
3 39 (1.09%) InfoPath
4 18 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.25%) PowerPivot
7 8 (0.22%) MS Project
8 4 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.11%) HipChat
9 3 (0.084%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.056%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.056%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.028%) Maya
11 1 (0.028%) Mingle
11 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.17%) Magento
8 5 (0.14%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.084%) Adaptiv
9 3 (0.084%) Bankmaster
10 2 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.056%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.028%) Documaker
11 1 (0.028%) Eagle PACE
11 1 (0.028%) Faxination
11 1 (0.028%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.028%) RMDS
11 1 (0.028%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.028%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 508 (14.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 368 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
3 270 (7.57%) Office 365
4 165 (4.63%) SaaS
5 70 (1.96%) IaaS
6 62 (1.74%) PaaS
7 56 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
9 31 (0.87%) OpenShift
10 23 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
11 22 (0.62%) Mimecast
12 19 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 19 (0.53%) Heroku
13 18 (0.50%) GitHub
14 13 (0.36%) Google Apps
15 12 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
16 9 (0.25%) Amazon S3
17 7 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
17 7 (0.20%) Route 53
18 6 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 582 (16.33%) DNS
2 520 (14.59%) Firewall
3 438 (12.29%) SAN
4 344 (9.65%) TCP/IP
5 257 (7.21%) DHCP
6 201 (5.64%) VPN
7 198 (5.55%) WAN
8 170 (4.77%) LAN
9 109 (3.06%) VLAN
10 106 (2.97%) Internet
11 99 (2.78%) HTTP
12 98 (2.75%) iSCSI
13 89 (2.50%) VoIP
14 87 (2.44%) NAS
15 74 (2.08%) SSL
16 69 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
17 66 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
18 63 (1.77%) SMTP
19 61 (1.71%) Remote Desktop
20 54 (1.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1249 (35.04%) SQL Server
2 347 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 297 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 265 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 258 (7.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 189 (5.30%) MySQL
7 153 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 111 (3.11%) Relational Database
9 89 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 80 (2.24%) NoSQL
10 80 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 68 (1.91%) SQL Server 2000
12 61 (1.71%) Big Data
13 59 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
13 59 (1.65%) Oracle Database
14 57 (1.60%) MongoDB
15 48 (1.35%) RDBMS
16 47 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
17 39 (1.09%) Hadoop
18 28 (0.79%) DTS
Development Applications
1 247 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 237 (6.65%) Jenkins
3 234 (6.56%) TeamCity
4 208 (5.83%) Visual Studio
5 170 (4.77%) Git (software)
6 163 (4.57%) Subversion
7 152 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 143 (4.01%) JIRA
9 58 (1.63%) MSBuild
10 50 (1.40%) Ant
11 48 (1.35%) Maven
11 48 (1.35%) NUnit
12 45 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 43 (1.21%) MSI
14 39 (1.09%) Hudson
15 28 (0.79%) Selenium
15 28 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 24 (0.67%) InstallShield
17 22 (0.62%) Jasmine
18 21 (0.59%) Mercurial
General
1 989 (27.74%) Finance
2 279 (7.83%) Banking
3 124 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 85 (2.38%) Retail
5 80 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 77 (2.16%) Marketing
7 76 (2.13%) Law
8 48 (1.35%) Legal
9 44 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 41 (1.15%) Front Office
11 40 (1.12%) Back Office
12 39 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 30 (0.84%) Advertising
13 30 (0.84%) Games
14 24 (0.67%) Spanish Language
15 23 (0.65%) Publishing
16 20 (0.56%) Automotive
17 18 (0.50%) Electronics
18 10 (0.28%) Local Government
18 10 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 511 (14.33%) Analyst
2 486 (13.63%) Developer
3 432 (12.12%) Administrator
4 323 (9.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 279 (7.83%) Windows Engineer
6 264 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 258 (7.24%) Support Analyst
8 237 (6.65%) Support Engineer
9 229 (6.42%) Systems Administrator
10 203 (5.69%) Applications Support
11 187 (5.25%) .NET Developer
12 174 (4.88%) DBA
13 172 (4.82%) C# Developer
14 159 (4.46%) SQL DBA
15 145 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
16 143 (4.01%) Systems Engineer
17 139 (3.90%) SQL Developer
18 138 (3.87%) Consultant
19 132 (3.70%) Architect
19 132 (3.70%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (20.36%) .NET
2 257 (7.21%) ASP.NET
2 257 (7.21%) Web Services
3 228 (6.40%) HTML
4 194 (5.44%) CSS
5 177 (4.96%) .NET Framework
6 148 (4.15%) jQuery
7 133 (3.73%) WCF
8 120 (3.37%) Middleware
9 117 (3.28%) HTML5
10 110 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 97 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 94 (2.64%) XML
13 79 (2.22%) LAMP
14 74 (2.08%) Ajax
14 74 (2.08%) Entity Framework
15 59 (1.65%) REST
16 56 (1.57%) LINQ
17 54 (1.51%) JSON
17 54 (1.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 303 (8.50%) Clustering
2 301 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 224 (6.28%) Replication
4 193 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 162 (4.54%) Data Centre
6 116 (3.25%) Blackberry
7 104 (2.92%) Management Information System
8 87 (2.44%) Hedge funds
9 68 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 68 (1.91%) PKI
9 68 (1.91%) Statistics
10 61 (1.71%) EMC VNX
11 50 (1.40%) User Experience
12 44 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
13 42 (1.18%) Driving Licence
13 42 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
14 28 (0.79%) Fintech
15 26 (0.73%) Data Integration
16 25 (0.70%) Public Cloud
16 25 (0.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2431 (68.19%) Windows
2 1320 (37.03%) Windows Server
3 1010 (28.33%) Linux
4 822 (23.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 724 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 306 (8.58%) Windows 7
7 265 (7.43%) Unix
8 260 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 168 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 115 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 71 (1.99%) CentOS
11 71 (1.99%) Ubuntu
12 56 (1.57%) Solaris
13 46 (1.29%) Windows XP
14 37 (1.04%) Mac OS X
15 31 (0.87%) Windows 10
16 24 (0.67%) Android
17 17 (0.48%) Debian
18 16 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
19 14 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (18.46%) ITIL
2 586 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 583 (16.35%) DevOps
4 297 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 264 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 242 (6.79%) High Availability
7 222 (6.23%) Configuration Management
8 201 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
9 189 (5.30%) Migration
10 180 (5.05%) Load Balancing
10 180 (5.05%) Mentoring
11 170 (4.77%) MVC
11 170 (4.77%) Scrum
12 161 (4.52%) Capacity Planning
13 159 (4.46%) Change Management
14 150 (4.21%) Project Management
15 133 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
16 127 (3.56%) Information Security
17 119 (3.34%) TDD
18 117 (3.28%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1318 (36.97%) SQL
2 610 (17.11%) C#
3 589 (16.52%) Perl
4 531 (14.89%) Python
5 432 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 371 (10.41%) T-SQL
7 328 (9.20%) JavaScript
8 326 (9.14%) VBScript
9 309 (8.67%) Ruby
10 261 (7.32%) Java
11 180 (5.05%) VB
12 131 (3.67%) PHP
13 128 (3.59%) C
14 110 (3.09%) Shell Script
15 69 (1.94%) VBA
16 58 (1.63%) VB.NET
17 40 (1.12%) C++
18 12 (0.34%) Korn
19 11 (0.31%) PL/SQL
20 10 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 453 (12.71%) Degree
2 438 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 247 (6.93%) MCSE
4 135 (3.79%) MCSA
5 130 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 127 (3.56%) Security Cleared
7 103 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
8 95 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
9 92 (2.58%) MCITP
9 92 (2.58%) MCP
10 76 (2.13%) CCNA
11 71 (1.99%) SC Cleared
12 45 (1.26%) DV Cleared
12 45 (1.26%) MCTS
13 44 (1.23%) CISSP
14 40 (1.12%) CCNP
15 36 (1.01%) AWS Certification
16 31 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
17 27 (0.76%) CEH
18 25 (0.70%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (3.25%) QA
2 95 (2.66%) SLA
3 47 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.22%) COBIT
6 8 (0.22%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.11%) EMIR
8 4 (0.11%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.084%) GCP
10 2 (0.056%) FISMA
10 2 (0.056%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.028%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.028%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.028%) MiFID
11 1 (0.028%) RMADS
System Software
1 1266 (35.51%) Active Directory
2 722 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 423 (11.87%) Hyper-V
4 206 (5.78%) vSphere
5 155 (4.35%) XenApp
6 133 (3.73%) VMware ESX
7 88 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 87 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
9 61 (1.71%) XenDesktop
10 54 (1.51%) XenServer
11 52 (1.46%) Docker
12 41 (1.15%) Xen
13 35 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
14 34 (0.95%) Terminal Services
15 29 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 23 (0.65%) NFS
17 22 (0.62%) vCloud
18 21 (0.59%) Terminal Server
19 18 (0.50%) DFS Replication
19 18 (0.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 451 (12.65%) SCCM
2 370 (10.38%) Puppet
3 292 (8.19%) Opscode Chef
4 236 (6.62%) SCOM
5 208 (5.83%) Nagios
6 145 (4.07%) WSUS
7 104 (2.92%) Ansible
8 69 (1.94%) Backup Exec
9 67 (1.88%) ZABBIX
10 53 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 51 (1.43%) NetBackup
12 47 (1.32%) SCOrch
12 47 (1.32%) SCVMM
13 44 (1.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 34 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
15 33 (0.93%) Windows Intune
16 29 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
16 29 (0.81%) Perfmon
17 28 (0.79%) Tivoli
18 25 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1539 (43.17%) Microsoft
2 1087 (30.49%) VMware
3 516 (14.47%) Citrix
4 396 (11.11%) Cisco
5 303 (8.50%) Oracle
6 277 (7.77%) HP
7 232 (6.51%) Red Hat
8 149 (4.18%) Dell
9 147 (4.12%) Symantec
10 143 (4.01%) NetApp
11 115 (3.23%) EMC
12 105 (2.95%) IBM
13 97 (2.72%) SolarWinds
14 86 (2.41%) Veeam
15 65 (1.82%) F5
16 61 (1.71%) Splunk
17 59 (1.65%) McAfee
18 53 (1.49%) Google
19 52 (1.46%) SAP
20 48 (1.35%) Qualys
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ excellent+bonus+bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £650000 - £651000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Langley James
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
HW Search & Selection
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago