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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 186 236 314
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +78
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1706 1246 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.22% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 2.27% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1060 788
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +15 782 £51,500 -1.90% 83
South East +114 363 £42,500 +21.42% 43
North West +92 149 £40,000 - 10
East of England +21 119 £45,000 -7.69% 8
Yorkshire +30 99 £30,000 -7.69% 9
South West +45 90 £40,000 -5.88% 6
West Midlands -19 44 £32,500 +8.33% 3
East Midlands +23 43 £41,500 +9.21% 4
North East +5 17 £47,500 -13.63% 4
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2247 (69.57%) Windows
2 1669 (51.67%) Microsoft
3 1318 (40.80%) Active Directory
4 1256 (38.89%) VMware
5 1203 (37.24%) SQL
6 1052 (32.57%) SQL Server
7 943 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 832 (25.76%) Linux
9 776 (24.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 764 (23.65%) .NET
11 762 (23.59%) Finance
12 715 (22.14%) MS Exchange
13 690 (21.36%) IIS
14 679 (21.02%) DNS
14 679 (21.02%) MS Excel
15 649 (20.09%) Citrix
16 636 (19.69%) C#
17 613 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
18 607 (18.79%) SharePoint
19 581 (17.99%) ITIL
20 518 (16.04%) Hyper-V
21 517 (16.01%) Windows Server 2012
22 473 (14.64%) SAN
23 462 (14.30%) Windows Server 2003
24 459 (14.21%) Perl
25 448 (13.87%) SCCM
26 435 (13.47%) VBScript
27 422 (13.07%) Cisco
28 403 (12.48%) TCP/IP
28 403 (12.48%) Windows 7

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 715 (22.14%) MS Exchange
2 690 (21.36%) IIS
3 607 (18.79%) SharePoint
4 391 (12.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 261 (8.08%) Apache
6 253 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 244 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 209 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 181 (5.60%) Lync
10 134 (4.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 132 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2003
12 131 (4.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 101 (3.13%) Tomcat
14 66 (2.04%) JBoss
15 63 (1.95%) CMS
16 60 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
17 56 (1.73%) WebLogic
18 50 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
19 49 (1.52%) WebSphere
20 42 (1.30%) nginx
Applications
1 679 (21.02%) MS Excel
2 264 (8.17%) MS Office
3 56 (1.73%) InfoPath
4 29 (0.90%) PowerPivot
5 12 (0.37%) Mingle
6 10 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.093%) MS Project
9 2 (0.062%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.031%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.031%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.031%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 58 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.05%) Endur
3 16 (0.50%) Google Analytics
4 14 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (0.43%) BASE24
5 12 (0.37%) Agresso
6 11 (0.34%) Magento
7 10 (0.31%) Eikon
8 8 (0.25%) Temenos T24
8 8 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.15%) Adaptiv
9 5 (0.15%) Summit
10 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.12%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.093%) Markit EDM
11 3 (0.093%) SAP R/3
11 3 (0.093%) Sophis RISQUE
12 2 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.062%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 284 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 180 (5.57%) Office 365
3 103 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 49 (1.52%) SaaS
6 43 (1.33%) IaaS
7 16 (0.50%) PaaS
8 14 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
9 10 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.19%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.15%) GitHub
14 3 (0.093%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.062%) Sumo Logic
16 1 (0.031%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.031%) Route 53
16 1 (0.031%) Rackspace Cloud
16 1 (0.031%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 679 (21.02%) DNS
2 473 (14.64%) SAN
3 403 (12.48%) TCP/IP
4 368 (11.39%) Firewall
5 364 (11.27%) DHCP
6 201 (6.22%) Internet
7 163 (5.05%) WAN
8 161 (4.98%) VPN
9 153 (4.74%) LAN
10 119 (3.68%) SMTP
11 107 (3.31%) Cisco IOS
12 96 (2.97%) NAS
13 88 (2.72%) VLAN
14 85 (2.63%) HTTP
15 82 (2.54%) MPLS
16 79 (2.45%) iSCSI
17 77 (2.38%) SSL
18 72 (2.23%) OSPF
18 72 (2.23%) BGP
19 71 (2.20%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1052 (32.57%) SQL Server
2 282 (8.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 234 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 189 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 186 (5.76%) MySQL
6 137 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 101 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 88 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 82 (2.54%) Relational Database
10 70 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 65 (2.01%) IDOL
11 65 (2.01%) EDRMS
12 53 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
13 51 (1.58%) Oracle Database
14 44 (1.36%) MongoDB
15 32 (0.99%) DB2
16 31 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (0.93%) RDBMS
17 30 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
18 29 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 314 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 294 (9.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 173 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 164 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 157 (4.86%) MSBuild
6 143 (4.43%) Subversion
7 136 (4.21%) Jenkins
8 112 (3.47%) NUnit
9 77 (2.38%) MSTest
10 69 (2.14%) SpecFlow
11 58 (1.80%) MSI
12 51 (1.58%) Maven
13 47 (1.46%) JIRA
13 47 (1.46%) WiX
14 46 (1.42%) Ant
15 41 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
16 39 (1.21%) NuGet
17 34 (1.05%) Ranorex
18 32 (0.99%) AdminStudio
19 31 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 762 (23.59%) Finance
2 220 (6.81%) Banking
3 116 (3.59%) Retail
3 116 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 79 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 74 (2.29%) Investment Banking
6 53 (1.64%) Law
7 52 (1.61%) Back Office
8 48 (1.49%) Marketing
9 45 (1.39%) Publishing
10 43 (1.33%) Front Office
11 41 (1.27%) Advertising
12 38 (1.18%) Legal
13 28 (0.87%) Aerospace
14 27 (0.84%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.59%) Electronics
16 14 (0.43%) German Language
17 11 (0.34%) Italian Language
17 11 (0.34%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 464 (14.37%) Developer
2 319 (9.88%) Analyst
3 286 (8.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 252 (7.80%) Administrator
5 231 (7.15%) Support Engineer
6 218 (6.75%) Consultant
7 161 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
8 159 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
9 157 (4.86%) DBA
10 144 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
11 127 (3.93%) Support Analyst
12 121 (3.75%) SharePoint Developer
13 117 (3.62%) SQL DBA
14 112 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support
15 105 (3.25%) Applications Support
16 102 (3.16%) .NET Developer
17 85 (2.63%) IT Support
18 79 (2.45%) Team Leader
19 71 (2.20%) Architect
19 71 (2.20%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 764 (23.65%) .NET
2 347 (10.74%) HTML
3 302 (9.35%) ASP.NET
4 221 (6.84%) CSS
5 212 (6.56%) Web Services
6 211 (6.53%) XML
7 166 (5.14%) .NET Framework
8 158 (4.89%) jQuery
9 144 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 127 (3.93%) WCF
11 114 (3.53%) HTML5
12 83 (2.57%) Application Packaging
13 63 (1.95%) REST
14 62 (1.92%) JSON
15 61 (1.89%) Ajax
16 54 (1.67%) COM
17 49 (1.52%) J2EE
18 48 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
19 42 (1.30%) MSMQ
19 42 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 353 (10.93%) Clustering
2 275 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 183 (5.67%) Blackberry
4 162 (5.02%) Computer Science
5 159 (4.92%) Replication
6 119 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 116 (3.59%) Hedge funds
8 85 (2.63%) Statistics
9 72 (2.23%) Open Source
10 62 (1.92%) User Experience
11 43 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
12 38 (1.18%) PKI
13 37 (1.15%) Mathematics
14 33 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (0.99%) Mobile App
16 31 (0.96%) Fat Client
16 31 (0.96%) Thin Client
17 28 (0.87%) Client/Server
18 23 (0.71%) Physics
19 19 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2247 (69.57%) Windows
2 832 (25.76%) Linux
3 776 (24.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 517 (16.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 462 (14.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 403 (12.48%) Windows 7
7 293 (9.07%) UNIX
8 172 (5.33%) Windows 8
9 171 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 155 (4.80%) Windows XP
11 82 (2.54%) CentOS
12 49 (1.52%) Windows Vista
13 46 (1.42%) Android
14 35 (1.08%) Debian
15 31 (0.96%) Solaris
16 29 (0.90%) Apple iOS
17 25 (0.77%) Ubuntu
17 25 (0.77%) Mac OS X
18 20 (0.62%) Windows Phone
19 16 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 613 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
2 581 (17.99%) ITIL
3 307 (9.50%) DevOps
4 269 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 229 (7.09%) Migration
6 213 (6.59%) E-Commerce
7 210 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
8 198 (6.13%) MVC
9 166 (5.14%) Workflow
10 162 (5.02%) Mentoring
11 160 (4.95%) TDD
12 146 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
13 143 (4.43%) Load Balancing
14 142 (4.40%) Change Management
15 140 (4.33%) Incident Management
16 138 (4.27%) Scrum
17 135 (4.18%) Change Control
18 134 (4.15%) Configuration Management
19 133 (4.12%) BDD
20 130 (4.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1203 (37.24%) SQL
2 636 (19.69%) C#
3 459 (14.21%) Perl
4 435 (13.47%) VBScript
5 378 (11.70%) JavaScript
6 317 (9.81%) Python
7 299 (9.26%) Java
8 278 (8.61%) VB
9 271 (8.39%) Bash Shell
10 199 (6.16%) T-SQL
11 170 (5.26%) Ruby
12 154 (4.77%) PHP
13 114 (3.53%) Shell Script
14 94 (2.91%) C
15 86 (2.66%) C++
16 61 (1.89%) VBA
17 56 (1.73%) VB.NET
18 20 (0.62%) XAML
19 18 (0.56%) Korn
20 17 (0.53%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 399 (12.35%) Degree
2 384 (11.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 269 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 224 (6.93%) MCSE
5 217 (6.72%) SC Cleared
6 196 (6.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 149 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
8 131 (4.06%) MCP
9 127 (3.93%) DV Cleared
10 124 (3.84%) CCNA
11 100 (3.10%) MCSA
12 93 (2.88%) MCITP
13 82 (2.54%) CCNP
14 59 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
15 48 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
16 43 (1.33%) MCTS
17 36 (1.11%) CISSP
18 30 (0.93%) CCA
19 29 (0.90%) RHCE
20 27 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (4.12%) QA
2 128 (3.96%) SLA
3 89 (2.76%) PCI DSS
4 51 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 22 (0.68%) ISO 8583
7 14 (0.43%) ISO 14001
8 9 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.28%) COBIT
9 5 (0.15%) GPG13
10 3 (0.093%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1318 (40.80%) Active Directory
2 943 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 518 (16.04%) Hyper-V
4 259 (8.02%) vSphere
5 254 (7.86%) XenApp
6 233 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
7 211 (6.53%) VMware ESX
8 125 (3.87%) XenDesktop
9 112 (3.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 73 (2.26%) ISA Server
11 65 (2.01%) VMware Workstation
12 59 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 51 (1.58%) Terminal Services
14 42 (1.30%) XenServer
15 35 (1.08%) vCloud
16 31 (0.96%) KVM
16 31 (0.96%) VMware Server
17 28 (0.87%) Terminal Server
18 16 (0.50%) UAG
19 15 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 448 (13.87%) SCCM
2 264 (8.17%) Puppet
3 214 (6.63%) SCOM
4 195 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
5 129 (3.99%) NetBackup
6 89 (2.76%) Nagios
7 64 (1.98%) Backup Exec
8 62 (1.92%) WSUS
9 54 (1.67%) SCVMM
10 52 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 51 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 49 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
13 46 (1.42%) WMI
14 36 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 36 (1.11%) logstash
15 34 (1.05%) Tivoli
16 33 (1.02%) ZABBIX
16 33 (1.02%) SCOrch
17 30 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 27 (0.84%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1669 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 1256 (38.89%) VMware
3 649 (20.09%) Citrix
4 422 (13.07%) Cisco
5 351 (10.87%) Oracle
6 284 (8.79%) HP
7 232 (7.18%) Red Hat
8 145 (4.49%) Symantec
9 143 (4.43%) NetApp
10 141 (4.37%) EMC
11 120 (3.72%) IBM
12 97 (3.00%) Dell
13 90 (2.79%) Veritas
14 80 (2.48%) Meridio
15 56 (1.73%) F5
16 50 (1.55%) Fujitsu
17 48 (1.49%) Business Objects
18 44 (1.36%) Juniper
19 43 (1.33%) Google
20 40 (1.24%) IronPort
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Application Support Analyst
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
learndirect
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £47k + pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago