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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 182 231 309
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +78
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1626 1216 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.25% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.27% 2.34% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1041 734
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
49789 51948 56753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.48% 53.57% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43071 44137 50335
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +3 753 £50,000 - 111
South East +98 374 £40,000 - 50
North West +76 113 £40,000 - 20
East of England +8 98 £40,000 -12.08% 16
Yorkshire +23 84 £32,000 -8.57% 10
South West +43 83 £40,000 -5.88% 9
East Midlands +34 54 £38,500 +1.31% 10
West Midlands -23 43 £31,500 +5.00% 11
North East +9 21 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Midlands -7 1 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2360 (71.26%) Windows
2 1781 (53.77%) Microsoft
3 1409 (42.54%) Active Directory
4 1272 (38.41%) VMware
5 1215 (36.68%) SQL
6 1089 (32.88%) SQL Server
7 976 (29.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 847 (25.57%) Linux
9 793 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 790 (23.85%) MS Exchange
11 763 (23.04%) .NET
12 745 (22.49%) Finance
13 743 (22.43%) MS Excel
14 691 (20.86%) Citrix
15 687 (20.74%) IIS
16 660 (19.93%) DNS
17 650 (19.63%) SharePoint
18 620 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
19 619 (18.69%) ITIL
20 608 (18.36%) C#
21 591 (17.84%) Windows Server 2012
22 549 (16.58%) Hyper-V
23 508 (15.34%) SAN
24 507 (15.31%) SCCM
25 471 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
26 466 (14.07%) Perl
27 425 (12.83%) Exchange Server 2010
28 417 (12.59%) Cisco
29 415 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
30 413 (12.47%) TCP/IP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 790 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 687 (20.74%) IIS
3 650 (19.63%) SharePoint
4 425 (12.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 287 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 254 (7.67%) Apache
7 245 (7.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 225 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 217 (6.55%) Lync
10 147 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 143 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 143 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 119 (3.59%) Tomcat
13 82 (2.48%) JBoss
14 63 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
15 58 (1.75%) WebLogic
16 54 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
17 52 (1.57%) WebSphere
17 52 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2000
18 51 (1.54%) nginx
Applications
1 743 (22.43%) MS Excel
2 295 (8.91%) MS Office
3 60 (1.81%) InfoPath
4 32 (0.97%) PowerPivot
5 11 (0.33%) Mingle
5 11 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.12%) MS Project
8 2 (0.060%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.030%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.030%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 46 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.88%) Endur
3 23 (0.69%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.42%) BASE24
6 11 (0.33%) Agresso
6 11 (0.33%) Magento
7 10 (0.30%) Sophis RISQUE
7 10 (0.30%) Eikon
8 8 (0.24%) Temenos T24
8 8 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
9 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.12%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.091%) Markit EDM
11 3 (0.091%) Adaptiv
11 3 (0.091%) SAP R/3
11 3 (0.091%) Summit
12 2 (0.060%) Tridion
12 2 (0.060%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 321 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 205 (6.19%) Office 365
3 116 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (2.05%) SaaS
5 58 (1.75%) IaaS
6 55 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (0.85%) PaaS
8 16 (0.48%) GitHub
9 15 (0.45%) IBM SmartCloud
10 8 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.15%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.15%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.060%) Sumo Logic
14 1 (0.030%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 660 (19.93%) DNS
2 508 (15.34%) SAN
3 413 (12.47%) TCP/IP
4 401 (12.11%) Firewall
5 374 (11.29%) DHCP
6 212 (6.40%) Internet
7 185 (5.59%) WAN
8 178 (5.37%) VPN
9 177 (5.34%) LAN
10 110 (3.32%) SMTP
11 109 (3.29%) NAS
12 106 (3.20%) VLAN
13 98 (2.96%) iSCSI
14 90 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
15 83 (2.51%) HTTP
16 79 (2.39%) SSL
17 75 (2.26%) VoIP
18 66 (1.99%) NetScaler
19 64 (1.93%) Network Security
19 64 (1.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1089 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 269 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 254 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 215 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 208 (6.28%) MySQL
6 135 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 111 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 98 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 86 (2.60%) Relational Database
10 74 (2.23%) NoSQL
11 66 (1.99%) IDOL
12 64 (1.93%) EDRMS
13 58 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
14 48 (1.45%) Oracle Database
15 35 (1.06%) MongoDB
16 32 (0.97%) Hadoop
16 32 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
17 30 (0.91%) DB2
17 30 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 312 (9.42%) Visual Studio
2 297 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 167 (5.04%) Git (software)
4 163 (4.92%) TeamCity
5 137 (4.14%) Jenkins
6 135 (4.08%) MSBuild
7 114 (3.44%) Subversion
8 103 (3.11%) NUnit
9 72 (2.17%) MSTest
10 65 (1.96%) SpecFlow
11 60 (1.81%) Maven
11 60 (1.81%) JIRA
12 55 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 45 (1.36%) WiX
13 45 (1.36%) Ant
14 41 (1.24%) NuGet
15 38 (1.15%) MSI
16 33 (1.00%) Ranorex
17 31 (0.94%) Hudson
18 30 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 745 (22.49%) Finance
2 247 (7.46%) Banking
3 134 (4.05%) Retail
4 125 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 79 (2.39%) Investment Banking
6 63 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 60 (1.81%) Law
8 58 (1.75%) Back Office
9 51 (1.54%) Marketing
10 45 (1.36%) Front Office
11 39 (1.18%) Advertising
11 39 (1.18%) Publishing
12 38 (1.15%) Legal
13 29 (0.88%) Manufacturing
14 27 (0.82%) Aerospace
15 22 (0.66%) Electronics
16 16 (0.48%) German Language
17 11 (0.33%) Italian Language
17 11 (0.33%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 417 (12.59%) Developer
2 354 (10.69%) Analyst
3 292 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 275 (8.30%) Administrator
5 234 (7.07%) Support Engineer
6 229 (6.91%) Consultant
7 198 (5.98%) DBA
8 175 (5.28%) Systems Administrator
9 168 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
10 165 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
11 152 (4.59%) SQL DBA
12 131 (3.96%) Support Analyst
13 115 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support
13 115 (3.47%) SharePoint Developer
14 112 (3.38%) Applications Support
15 100 (3.02%) IT Support
16 98 (2.96%) Team Leader
17 86 (2.60%) Architect
18 81 (2.45%) .NET Developer
18 81 (2.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 763 (23.04%) .NET
2 343 (10.36%) HTML
3 275 (8.30%) ASP.NET
4 212 (6.40%) CSS
5 207 (6.25%) Web Services
6 203 (6.13%) XML
7 152 (4.59%) .NET Framework
8 149 (4.50%) jQuery
9 127 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 114 (3.44%) HTML5
11 113 (3.41%) WCF
12 84 (2.54%) Application Packaging
13 66 (1.99%) REST
14 63 (1.90%) J2EE
15 57 (1.72%) JSON
15 57 (1.72%) Ajax
16 56 (1.69%) COM
17 53 (1.60%) SOAP
18 45 (1.36%) KnockoutJS
19 42 (1.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 378 (11.41%) Clustering
2 290 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 205 (6.19%) Blackberry
4 186 (5.62%) Replication
5 157 (4.74%) Computer Science
6 131 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 123 (3.71%) Hedge funds
8 89 (2.69%) Statistics
9 72 (2.17%) Open Source
10 66 (1.99%) User Experience
11 45 (1.36%) Mobile App
12 44 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
13 42 (1.27%) Fat Client
13 42 (1.27%) Thin Client
14 36 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
15 31 (0.94%) Mathematics
16 30 (0.91%) PKI
17 29 (0.88%) Client/Server
18 24 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
19 23 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2360 (71.26%) Windows
2 847 (25.57%) Linux
3 793 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 591 (17.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 471 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 405 (12.23%) Windows 7
7 294 (8.88%) UNIX
8 184 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 169 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 162 (4.89%) Windows XP
11 67 (2.02%) CentOS
12 58 (1.75%) Windows Vista
13 54 (1.63%) Android
14 36 (1.09%) Solaris
15 35 (1.06%) Ubuntu
16 33 (1.00%) Debian
16 33 (1.00%) Apple iOS
17 26 (0.79%) Mac OS X
18 24 (0.72%) Windows Phone
19 20 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
2 619 (18.69%) ITIL
3 312 (9.42%) DevOps
4 309 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 260 (7.85%) Migration
6 216 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 198 (5.98%) E-Commerce
8 181 (5.46%) Change Management
9 176 (5.31%) MVC
10 165 (4.98%) Mentoring
11 162 (4.89%) TDD
12 159 (4.80%) Configuration Management
13 155 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
14 152 (4.59%) Workflow
15 146 (4.41%) Scrum
16 140 (4.23%) Incident Management
17 139 (4.20%) Project Management
18 131 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
19 129 (3.89%) BDD
20 128 (3.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1215 (36.68%) SQL
2 608 (18.36%) C#
3 466 (14.07%) Perl
4 396 (11.96%) VBScript
5 371 (11.20%) JavaScript
6 314 (9.48%) Python
7 298 (9.00%) Java
8 253 (7.64%) Bash Shell
9 242 (7.31%) VB
10 219 (6.61%) T-SQL
11 168 (5.07%) Ruby
12 165 (4.98%) PHP
13 101 (3.05%) Shell Script
14 80 (2.42%) C
15 73 (2.20%) C++
16 69 (2.08%) VBA
17 50 (1.51%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.57%) Korn
19 18 (0.54%) Delphi
20 16 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 415 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 385 (11.62%) Degree
3 287 (8.67%) Security Cleared
4 241 (7.28%) MCSE
5 231 (6.97%) SC Cleared
6 189 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 151 (4.56%) MCP
8 149 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
9 133 (4.02%) DV Cleared
10 127 (3.83%) CCNA
11 117 (3.53%) MCSA
12 105 (3.17%) MCITP
13 72 (2.17%) CCNP
14 64 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
15 53 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
16 42 (1.27%) MCTS
17 29 (0.88%) CCA
17 29 (0.88%) CISSP
18 28 (0.85%) RHCE
19 27 (0.82%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (4.08%) SLA
2 129 (3.89%) QA
3 87 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 53 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.66%) ISO 8583
6 19 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.24%) COBIT
9 7 (0.21%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.15%) GPG13
11 3 (0.091%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1409 (42.54%) Active Directory
2 976 (29.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 549 (16.58%) Hyper-V
4 307 (9.27%) XenApp
5 268 (8.09%) vSphere
6 231 (6.97%) VMware ESXi
7 194 (5.86%) VMware ESX
8 140 (4.23%) XenDesktop
9 129 (3.89%) Microsoft App-V
10 70 (2.11%) ISA Server
11 66 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 63 (1.90%) Terminal Services
13 58 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
14 50 (1.51%) XenServer
15 28 (0.85%) Terminal Server
16 27 (0.82%) VMware Server
16 27 (0.82%) vCloud
16 27 (0.82%) KVM
17 23 (0.69%) NFS
18 17 (0.51%) UAG
Systems Management
1 507 (15.31%) SCCM
2 264 (7.97%) Puppet
3 253 (7.64%) SCOM
4 189 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 128 (3.86%) NetBackup
6 98 (2.96%) Nagios
7 71 (2.14%) Backup Exec
8 68 (2.05%) WSUS
9 63 (1.90%) SCVMM
10 56 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 53 (1.60%) WMI
12 52 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
13 45 (1.36%) Tivoli
14 44 (1.33%) ZABBIX
14 44 (1.33%) logstash
15 37 (1.12%) SCOrch
16 36 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 36 (1.09%) XenMobile
17 35 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 31 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1781 (53.77%) Microsoft
2 1272 (38.41%) VMware
3 691 (20.86%) Citrix
4 417 (12.59%) Cisco
5 346 (10.45%) Oracle
6 285 (8.61%) HP
7 228 (6.88%) Red Hat
8 158 (4.77%) NetApp
9 156 (4.71%) EMC
10 147 (4.44%) Symantec
11 132 (3.99%) IBM
12 117 (3.53%) Dell
13 95 (2.87%) Veritas
14 78 (2.36%) Meridio
15 59 (1.78%) Google
16 52 (1.57%) F5
17 51 (1.54%) Fujitsu
18 48 (1.45%) IronPort
18 48 (1.45%) Avaya
19 47 (1.42%) Business Objects
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago