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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 164 229 227
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1912 1408 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.88% 1.29% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 2.50% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1123 1075
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
52529 56279 53560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.53% 51.68% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45203 48124 46311
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 +53 962 £54,000 +2.85% 122
South East +73 330 £42,500 +6.25% 42
Yorkshire +44 160 £37,500 -6.25% 28
East of England +16 118 £40,000 -5.88% 6
South West +24 104 £45,000 +38.46% 8
West Midlands +40 103 £37,500 - 6
North West 0 80 £40,000 -6.43% 14
East Midlands +10 37 £35,000 - 7
Midlands - 14 £55,000 -
North East -11 2 £32,250 -19.37%
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2697 (72.46%) Windows
2 1735 (46.61%) Microsoft
3 1494 (40.14%) Active Directory
4 1409 (37.86%) SQL
5 1365 (36.67%) SQL Server
6 1234 (33.15%) VMware
7 1021 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 1020 (27.40%) Linux
9 835 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 807 (21.68%) MS Excel
11 801 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 779 (20.93%) Finance
13 764 (20.53%) .NET
14 742 (19.94%) IIS
15 706 (18.97%) DNS
16 688 (18.48%) ITIL
17 668 (17.95%) MS Exchange
18 660 (17.73%) SCCM
19 640 (17.20%) Perl
20 622 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
21 579 (15.56%) Citrix
22 575 (15.45%) DevOps
23 564 (15.15%) C#
24 499 (13.41%) SharePoint
25 472 (12.68%) Degree
26 471 (12.65%) Hyper-V
27 470 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
28 465 (12.49%) Python
29 440 (11.82%) Puppet
30 426 (11.45%) TCP/IP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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
1 742 (19.94%) IIS
2 668 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 499 (13.41%) SharePoint
4 409 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 265 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 232 (6.23%) Lync
7 184 (4.94%) Apache
8 168 (4.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 155 (4.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 130 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
11 124 (3.33%) Tomcat
12 104 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 83 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
14 64 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
15 61 (1.64%) WebSphere
16 56 (1.50%) JBoss
16 56 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
17 50 (1.34%) nginx
18 44 (1.18%) WebLogic
19 40 (1.07%) OpenStack
Applications
1 807 (21.68%) MS Excel
2 221 (5.94%) MS Office
3 35 (0.94%) InfoPath
4 19 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.32%) PowerPivot
6 7 (0.19%) Mingle
6 7 (0.19%) MS Project
6 7 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.11%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.081%) ProjectWise
9 2 (0.054%) CATIA
9 2 (0.054%) HipChat
10 1 (0.027%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.24%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.19%) Magento
5 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.13%) Tridion
6 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.081%) BASE24
8 3 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.081%) Primavera
8 3 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.081%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.054%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.054%) Summit
10 1 (0.027%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.027%) Agresso
10 1 (0.027%) Endur
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 381 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 341 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 298 (8.01%) Office 365
4 96 (2.58%) SaaS
5 55 (1.48%) IaaS
6 40 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 36 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (0.70%) GitHub
9 20 (0.54%) PaaS
10 17 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.43%) Mimecast
12 10 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
13 9 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 8 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.19%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.19%) Heroku
16 6 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 4 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
18 4 (0.11%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 706 (18.97%) DNS
2 426 (11.45%) TCP/IP
3 420 (11.28%) DHCP
4 418 (11.23%) SAN
5 381 (10.24%) Firewall
6 203 (5.45%) VPN
7 190 (5.10%) WAN
8 165 (4.43%) LAN
9 128 (3.44%) Internet
10 127 (3.41%) VLAN
11 119 (3.20%) NAS
12 106 (2.85%) HTTP
13 103 (2.77%) iSCSI
14 90 (2.42%) SSL
15 86 (2.31%) Network Security
16 85 (2.28%) VoIP
17 74 (1.99%) LDAP
18 70 (1.88%) SMTP
19 62 (1.67%) NetScaler
20 56 (1.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1365 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 376 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 283 (7.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 269 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 252 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 252 (6.77%) MySQL
6 150 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 126 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 121 (3.25%) Relational Database
9 89 (2.39%) Oracle Database
10 84 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
11 70 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 60 (1.61%) Redis
13 51 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
14 45 (1.21%) NoSQL
15 39 (1.05%) Big Data
15 39 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
16 35 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
17 32 (0.86%) MongoDB
18 30 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 242 (6.50%) Git (software)
2 205 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 203 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 188 (5.05%) Jenkins
5 182 (4.89%) TeamCity
6 156 (4.19%) Subversion
7 132 (3.55%) JIRA
8 99 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 88 (2.36%) MSBuild
10 68 (1.83%) Selenium
11 66 (1.77%) NUnit
12 62 (1.67%) SpecFlow
13 52 (1.40%) MSI
14 50 (1.34%) InstallShield
15 45 (1.21%) Hudson
16 41 (1.10%) Jasmine
17 39 (1.05%) Maven
18 34 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 31 (0.83%) Moq
20 30 (0.81%) Ant
General
1 779 (20.93%) Finance
2 269 (7.23%) Banking
3 92 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 84 (2.26%) Law
5 73 (1.96%) Back Office
6 67 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 60 (1.61%) Legal
7 60 (1.61%) Retail
8 50 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 48 (1.29%) Games
10 44 (1.18%) Front Office
11 34 (0.91%) Marketing
12 24 (0.64%) Advertising
13 22 (0.59%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.54%) Billing
15 17 (0.46%) Publishing
15 17 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.27%) Dutch Language
16 10 (0.27%) German Language
16 10 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 462 (12.41%) Analyst
2 454 (12.20%) Administrator
3 405 (10.88%) Developer
4 286 (7.68%) Systems Administrator
5 250 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 234 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
7 233 (6.26%) DBA
8 230 (6.18%) DevOps Engineer
9 228 (6.13%) Support Engineer
10 198 (5.32%) Applications Support
11 184 (4.94%) SQL DBA
12 182 (4.89%) Support Analyst
13 173 (4.65%) Consultant
14 137 (3.68%) .NET Developer
15 105 (2.82%) SQL Server DBA
16 95 (2.55%) Windows Administrator
17 88 (2.36%) Architect
18 78 (2.10%) Windows Systems Administrator
19 75 (2.02%) 3rd Line Support
20 72 (1.93%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 764 (20.53%) .NET
2 326 (8.76%) ASP.NET
3 305 (8.19%) HTML
4 207 (5.56%) CSS
5 204 (5.48%) Web Services
6 155 (4.16%) jQuery
7 144 (3.87%) WCF
8 139 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 136 (3.65%) HTML5
10 111 (2.98%) .NET Framework
11 103 (2.77%) XML
12 97 (2.61%) Software Packaging
13 92 (2.47%) MSMQ
14 89 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 77 (2.07%) AngularJS
16 76 (2.04%) LINQ
17 70 (1.88%) Application Packaging
18 65 (1.75%) WPF
19 64 (1.72%) Middleware
20 52 (1.40%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 319 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 286 (7.68%) Clustering
3 267 (7.17%) Data Centre
4 248 (6.66%) Replication
5 207 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 192 (5.16%) Hedge funds
7 133 (3.57%) Blackberry
8 109 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 74 (1.99%) Statistics
10 60 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 60 (1.61%) User Experience
11 44 (1.18%) Public Cloud
12 42 (1.13%) Equities
13 41 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 39 (1.05%) PKI
15 37 (0.99%) EqualLogic
16 35 (0.94%) Mobile App
17 31 (0.83%) Visualisation
18 27 (0.73%) Fixed Income
19 26 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2697 (72.46%) Windows
2 1021 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1020 (27.40%) Linux
4 835 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 383 (10.29%) Windows 7
6 373 (10.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 225 (6.05%) UNIX
8 202 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 133 (3.57%) Windows 8
10 91 (2.44%) Windows XP
11 78 (2.10%) CentOS
12 73 (1.96%) Solaris
13 70 (1.88%) Ubuntu
14 35 (0.94%) Mac OS X
15 34 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
16 33 (0.89%) Apple iOS
17 30 (0.81%) Windows 2000
18 26 (0.70%) Android
19 24 (0.64%) Debian
20 21 (0.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 688 (18.48%) ITIL
2 622 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
3 575 (15.45%) DevOps
4 307 (8.25%) Configuration Management
5 287 (7.71%) Performance Tuning
6 242 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 231 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
8 218 (5.86%) Change Management
9 180 (4.84%) Migration
10 179 (4.81%) Mentoring
11 166 (4.46%) MVC
12 164 (4.41%) Scrum
13 159 (4.27%) Service Delivery
14 154 (4.14%) SDLC
15 142 (3.82%) Project Management
16 141 (3.79%) E-Commerce
17 138 (3.71%) TDD
18 125 (3.36%) Load Balancing
19 113 (3.04%) Continuous Delivery
20 112 (3.01%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1409 (37.86%) SQL
2 640 (17.20%) Perl
3 564 (15.15%) C#
4 465 (12.49%) Python
5 407 (10.93%) T-SQL
6 405 (10.88%) Bash Shell
7 396 (10.64%) VBScript
8 346 (9.30%) JavaScript
9 243 (6.53%) Java
10 242 (6.50%) Ruby
11 220 (5.91%) VB
12 122 (3.28%) PHP
13 102 (2.74%) Shell Script
14 97 (2.61%) VBA
15 72 (1.93%) C
16 54 (1.45%) C++
17 53 (1.42%) VB.NET
18 47 (1.26%) PL/SQL
19 27 (0.73%) Korn
20 23 (0.62%) F#
Qualifications
1 472 (12.68%) Degree
2 470 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 289 (7.76%) MCSE
4 197 (5.29%) Security Cleared
5 162 (4.35%) MCSA
6 147 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
7 122 (3.28%) MCITP
7 122 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 121 (3.25%) SC Cleared
9 115 (3.09%) CCNA
10 105 (2.82%) MCP
11 93 (2.50%) DV Cleared
12 60 (1.61%) CCNP
13 58 (1.56%) MCTS
14 49 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
15 41 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
16 28 (0.75%) CCSA
16 28 (0.75%) VCP5
17 24 (0.64%) CISSP
18 22 (0.59%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (5.48%) SLA
2 164 (4.41%) QA
3 71 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.24%) FISMA
8 3 (0.081%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.054%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.054%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.027%) COBIT
System Software
1 1494 (40.14%) Active Directory
2 801 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 471 (12.65%) Hyper-V
4 237 (6.37%) XenApp
4 237 (6.37%) vSphere
5 176 (4.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 156 (4.19%) VMware ESX
7 154 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
8 67 (1.80%) XenDesktop
9 65 (1.75%) XenServer
10 51 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
11 50 (1.34%) Terminal Services
12 45 (1.21%) Docker
13 41 (1.10%) Xen
14 37 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 32 (0.86%) UAG
16 30 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
17 28 (0.75%) Firmware
18 27 (0.73%) ISA Server
19 24 (0.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 660 (17.73%) SCCM
2 440 (11.82%) Puppet
3 371 (9.97%) SCOM
4 368 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
5 229 (6.15%) Nagios
6 115 (3.09%) WSUS
7 88 (2.36%) Ansible
8 80 (2.15%) ZABBIX
9 66 (1.77%) Backup Exec
10 62 (1.67%) Tivoli
11 53 (1.42%) Graphite
12 51 (1.37%) SCVMM
13 47 (1.26%) NetBackup
14 44 (1.18%) HAProxy
15 37 (0.99%) SCOrch
16 36 (0.97%) Zenoss
17 32 (0.86%) logstash
18 31 (0.83%) Vagrant
19 30 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
20 28 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1735 (46.61%) Microsoft
2 1234 (33.15%) VMware
3 579 (15.56%) Citrix
4 414 (11.12%) Oracle
5 398 (10.69%) Cisco
6 311 (8.36%) HP
7 238 (6.39%) Red Hat
8 133 (3.57%) Dell
8 133 (3.57%) NetApp
9 123 (3.30%) IBM
9 123 (3.30%) Symantec
10 90 (2.42%) Splunk
11 77 (2.07%) Veeam
12 75 (2.02%) SolarWinds
13 72 (1.93%) F5
14 68 (1.83%) EMC
15 49 (1.32%) Apple
16 46 (1.24%) Juniper
17 45 (1.21%) SAP
18 43 (1.16%) Sophos
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + it
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £375.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25440 - £29580 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Secretsales.com
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 30000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-48,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Lorien
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: CAR, Pension, Life
Posted: 18 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Health and on Call
Posted: 23 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday