The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 130 180 222
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +42
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2189 1923 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.47% 1.88% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 3.61% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1813 1617 1169
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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
46774 53227 54089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.71% 51.95% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40573 46056 45802
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in England

PowerShell
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 959 £55,000 +1.85% 91
South East +98 484 £47,500 +5.55% 48
Yorkshire +19 157 £37,750 -1.94% 16
South West +54 149 £40,000 +6.66% 13
North West +34 141 £43,500 +8.75% 26
East of England -9 99 £47,500 +15.15% 24
West Midlands +11 97 £42,500 +6.25% 9
East Midlands +20 69 £45,000 +25.00% 10
North East +30 26 £35,000 - 9
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 2650 (61.97%) Windows
2 2013 (47.08%) Microsoft
3 1518 (35.50%) Active Directory
4 1491 (34.87%) SQL
5 1458 (34.10%) VMware
6 1450 (33.91%) Windows Server
7 1398 (32.69%) SQL Server
8 1275 (29.82%) Linux
9 1044 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1000 (23.39%) Finance
11 940 (21.98%) .NET
12 890 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
13 856 (20.02%) DevOps
14 842 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
15 808 (18.90%) MS Excel
16 788 (18.43%) Amazon AWS
17 762 (17.82%) IIS
18 758 (17.73%) ITIL
19 747 (17.47%) Windows Server 2012
20 746 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
21 740 (17.31%) C#
22 723 (16.91%) Puppet
23 682 (15.95%) SCCM
24 674 (15.76%) Python
25 635 (14.85%) Firewall
26 594 (13.89%) Cisco
27 587 (13.73%) Hyper-V
28 586 (13.70%) Citrix
29 574 (13.42%) Opscode Chef
30 570 (13.33%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 762 (17.82%) IIS
2 570 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 544 (12.72%) MS Exchange
4 330 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 311 (7.27%) Apache
6 256 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 205 (4.79%) Tomcat
8 188 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 156 (3.65%) Skype for Business
10 155 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 153 (3.58%) WebSphere
12 121 (2.83%) JBoss
13 118 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
14 110 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
14 110 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
14 110 (2.57%) WebLogic
15 81 (1.89%) Confluence
16 71 (1.66%) OpenStack
17 68 (1.59%) CMS
18 63 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 808 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 247 (5.78%) MS Office
3 21 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.37%) MS Project
6 15 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.12%) HipChat
8 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 44 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 17 (0.40%) Markit EDM
5 15 (0.35%) SAP BPC
5 15 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 13 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
6 13 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.23%) LatentZero
8 10 (0.23%) thinkFolio
9 7 (0.16%) SAP Business One
10 6 (0.14%) Tesseract
11 4 (0.094%) Adobe Campaign
12 3 (0.070%) Eikon
12 3 (0.070%) Front Arena
13 2 (0.047%) Bankmaster
13 2 (0.047%) Magento
13 2 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
14 1 (0.023%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 842 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 788 (18.43%) Amazon AWS
3 556 (13.00%) Office 365
4 245 (5.73%) SaaS
5 112 (2.62%) PaaS
6 110 (2.57%) IaaS
7 68 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 67 (1.57%) GitHub
9 56 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 50 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
10 50 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 44 (1.03%) OpenShift
12 37 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
13 33 (0.77%) Amazon S3
14 26 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 22 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
15 22 (0.51%) OneDrive
16 19 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
17 18 (0.42%) SoftLayer
18 17 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 635 (14.85%) Firewall
2 555 (12.98%) DNS
3 504 (11.79%) SAN
4 418 (9.78%) TCP/IP
5 337 (7.88%) DHCP
6 261 (6.10%) WAN
7 219 (5.12%) LAN
8 191 (4.47%) Internet
9 187 (4.37%) HTTP
10 186 (4.35%) VPN
11 168 (3.93%) NAS
12 117 (2.74%) LDAP
13 111 (2.60%) VoIP
14 90 (2.10%) Intranet
15 85 (1.99%) NetScaler
16 81 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
17 79 (1.85%) SSL
18 78 (1.82%) VLAN
19 66 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
19 66 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1398 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 363 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 306 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 282 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 281 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 250 (5.85%) MySQL
7 174 (4.07%) NoSQL
8 169 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
9 155 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
10 153 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 139 (3.25%) MongoDB
12 135 (3.16%) Relational Database
13 92 (2.15%) RDBMS
14 82 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 78 (1.82%) Big Data
16 75 (1.75%) Redis
17 69 (1.61%) Oracle Database
18 64 (1.50%) Hadoop
19 41 (0.96%) Power BI
20 37 (0.87%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 361 (8.44%) TeamCity
2 345 (8.07%) Jenkins
3 339 (7.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 328 (7.67%) Git (software)
5 327 (7.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 261 (6.10%) Visual Studio
7 163 (3.81%) JIRA
8 138 (3.23%) MSBuild
9 104 (2.43%) Subversion
10 80 (1.87%) SpecFlow
11 76 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 68 (1.59%) Maven
13 66 (1.54%) NUnit
14 58 (1.36%) Vagrant
15 53 (1.24%) Hudson
16 48 (1.12%) Selenium
17 46 (1.08%) MSI
18 36 (0.84%) Log4Net
19 34 (0.80%) Psake
20 29 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 1000 (23.39%) Finance
2 326 (7.62%) Banking
3 115 (2.69%) Telecoms
4 101 (2.36%) Law
5 93 (2.17%) Legal
6 79 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 68 (1.59%) Retail
8 59 (1.38%) Games
9 56 (1.31%) Marketing
10 47 (1.10%) Back Office
11 41 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.75%) Publishing
13 31 (0.72%) Advertising
14 30 (0.70%) Front Office
15 26 (0.61%) Investment Banking
16 24 (0.56%) Electronics
17 14 (0.33%) Spanish Language
18 10 (0.23%) Aerospace
18 10 (0.23%) German Language
18 10 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 580 (13.56%) Developer
2 519 (12.14%) Analyst
3 461 (10.78%) Administrator
4 426 (9.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 360 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 338 (7.90%) Windows Engineer
7 335 (7.83%) Support Engineer
8 291 (6.81%) Applications Support
9 253 (5.92%) DBA
10 247 (5.78%) Support Analyst
11 235 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
12 221 (5.17%) SQL DBA
13 215 (5.03%) Cloud Engineer
13 215 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
14 207 (4.84%) .NET Developer
15 183 (4.28%) PowerShell Engineer
16 180 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
17 164 (3.84%) Architect
18 160 (3.74%) Server Engineer
19 157 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 940 (21.98%) .NET
2 487 (11.39%) Web Services
3 384 (8.98%) ASP.NET
4 352 (8.23%) HTML
5 262 (6.13%) CSS
6 196 (4.58%) WCF
6 196 (4.58%) XML
7 186 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 168 (3.93%) .NET Framework
9 166 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 161 (3.77%) AngularJS
11 141 (3.30%) LAMP
12 131 (3.06%) REST
13 118 (2.76%) SOAP
14 117 (2.74%) HTML5
14 117 (2.74%) jQuery
15 95 (2.22%) JSON
16 83 (1.94%) Middleware
17 76 (1.78%) Node.js
18 60 (1.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 357 (8.35%) Data Centre
2 323 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 236 (5.52%) Clustering
4 227 (5.31%) Computer Science
5 160 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 141 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 121 (2.83%) Replication
8 84 (1.96%) Hedge funds
9 83 (1.94%) Statistics
10 80 (1.87%) Blackberry
11 68 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
12 64 (1.50%) Fintech
13 63 (1.47%) Mobile App
14 62 (1.45%) Public Cloud
15 60 (1.40%) Private Cloud
16 59 (1.38%) User Experience
17 53 (1.24%) PKI
18 44 (1.03%) Fat Client
18 44 (1.03%) Thin Client
19 39 (0.91%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2650 (61.97%) Windows
2 1450 (33.91%) Windows Server
3 1275 (29.82%) Linux
4 747 (17.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 746 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 387 (9.05%) Unix
7 336 (7.86%) Windows 7
8 293 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 258 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 159 (3.72%) Windows 10
11 96 (2.25%) CentOS
11 96 (2.25%) Windows 8
12 84 (1.96%) Ubuntu
13 71 (1.66%) Mac OS X
14 52 (1.22%) Solaris
15 39 (0.91%) VMS
16 37 (0.87%) Android
17 27 (0.63%) Apple iOS
18 24 (0.56%) Mac OS
19 23 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 890 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
2 856 (20.02%) DevOps
3 758 (17.73%) ITIL
4 435 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
5 309 (7.23%) Configuration Management
6 253 (5.92%) TDD
7 238 (5.57%) Migration
8 225 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 220 (5.14%) MVC
10 216 (5.05%) High Availability
10 216 (5.05%) Mentoring
11 199 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 190 (4.44%) Project Management
13 189 (4.42%) Scrum
14 180 (4.21%) Service Management
15 179 (4.19%) Performance Tuning
16 177 (4.14%) Capacity Planning
17 159 (3.72%) Change Management
17 159 (3.72%) Service Delivery
18 157 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1491 (34.87%) SQL
2 740 (17.31%) C#
3 674 (15.76%) Python
4 518 (12.11%) Bash Shell
5 510 (11.93%) Perl
6 452 (10.57%) JavaScript
7 395 (9.24%) T-SQL
8 331 (7.74%) Java
9 304 (7.11%) VBScript
10 280 (6.55%) Ruby
11 199 (4.65%) VB
12 128 (2.99%) PHP
13 124 (2.90%) Shell Script
14 115 (2.69%) C
15 99 (2.32%) C++
16 74 (1.73%) VBA
17 59 (1.38%) VB.NET
18 47 (1.10%) F#
19 43 (1.01%) Korn
20 37 (0.87%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 473 (11.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 460 (10.76%) Degree
3 267 (6.24%) MCSE
4 241 (5.64%) Security Cleared
5 205 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
6 174 (4.07%) CCNA
7 162 (3.79%) SC Cleared
8 160 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 152 (3.55%) MCSA
10 123 (2.88%) MCITP
11 99 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
12 97 (2.27%) MCP
13 79 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
14 63 (1.47%) MCTS
15 61 (1.43%) DV Cleared
16 54 (1.26%) CISSP
17 47 (1.10%) CCA
18 42 (0.98%) RHCSA
19 41 (0.96%) CCNP
20 32 (0.75%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (3.77%) QA
2 135 (3.16%) SLA
3 84 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 67 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.70%) HIPAA
6 27 (0.63%) COBIT
7 24 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.21%) WCAG
9 6 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.14%) SDET
10 5 (0.12%) AIFMD
10 5 (0.12%) EMIR
11 4 (0.094%) HL7
11 4 (0.094%) SSAE 16
12 3 (0.070%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.070%) SAS 70
13 2 (0.047%) MiFID
14 1 (0.023%) COSHH
14 1 (0.023%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.023%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1518 (35.50%) Active Directory
2 1044 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 587 (13.73%) Hyper-V
4 441 (10.31%) vSphere
5 305 (7.13%) XenApp
6 169 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 158 (3.70%) Docker
8 140 (3.27%) VMware ESX
9 133 (3.11%) XenDesktop
10 132 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
11 125 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
12 98 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
13 87 (2.03%) Terminal Services
14 74 (1.73%) vCloud
15 71 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
16 64 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 51 (1.19%) Firmware
17 51 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
18 37 (0.87%) XenServer
19 33 (0.77%) NFS
Systems Management
1 723 (16.91%) Puppet
2 682 (15.95%) SCCM
3 574 (13.42%) Opscode Chef
4 332 (7.76%) Ansible
5 329 (7.69%) SCOM
6 168 (3.93%) Nagios
7 151 (3.53%) WSUS
8 68 (1.59%) OpenAM
9 66 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 61 (1.43%) Backup Exec
10 61 (1.43%) Salt
11 56 (1.31%) SCVMM
12 55 (1.29%) Failover Clustering
13 48 (1.12%) NetBackup
14 47 (1.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 46 (1.08%) AirWatch
16 45 (1.05%) SCOrch
17 42 (0.98%) Kibana
18 40 (0.94%) Icinga
19 38 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2013 (47.08%) Microsoft
2 1458 (34.10%) VMware
3 594 (13.89%) Cisco
4 586 (13.70%) Citrix
5 390 (9.12%) Red Hat
6 342 (8.00%) Oracle
7 322 (7.53%) HP
8 174 (4.07%) NetApp
9 163 (3.81%) EMC
10 137 (3.20%) Dell
11 116 (2.71%) IBM
12 109 (2.55%) SolarWinds
13 95 (2.22%) Symantec
13 95 (2.22%) Veeam
14 90 (2.10%) Splunk
15 83 (1.94%) Sun
16 82 (1.92%) F5
17 78 (1.82%) Google
18 76 (1.78%) SAP
19 75 (1.75%) Juniper
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Bonus, Discounts, Pension and Holidays.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brackley, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dominos
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago