The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 96 75 114
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +39
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.77% 0.93% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 1.68% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -8.64%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
711 536 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.51% 55.43% 64.60%
Number of salaries quoted 588 468 745
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Essex region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Essex

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Essex

PowerShell
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 3 £45,000 -
Harlow - 2 - -
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East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) MCITP
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (43.75%) VBScript
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) MCSE
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) XenApp
7 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) CCEA
8 3 (18.75%) CCA
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS
8 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
8 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
8 3 (18.75%) VLAN
8 3 (18.75%) MCTS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) MPLS
1 3 (18.75%) VLAN
2 2 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) MSTest
1 2 (12.50%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) WCF
1 2 (12.50%) WPF
1 2 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
1 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) VBScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (50.00%) MCITP
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (18.75%) CCEA
3 3 (18.75%) CCA
3 3 (18.75%) MCTS
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) KVM
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Sun