The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 58 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 27 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.43% 1.02% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 2.19% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 12
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
521 502 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.85% 46.52% 59.43%
Number of salaries quoted 427 442 542
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Saffron Walden - 5 £40,000 -
Harlow - 4 £42,250 - 3
Brentwood -1 3 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £39,450 - 1
Colchester - 1 £42,500 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £37,500 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 18 (54.55%) Windows
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (39.39%) MCSE
5 13 (39.39%) .NET
6 12 (36.36%) VBScript
6 12 (36.36%) Citrix
7 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 11 (33.33%) C#
7 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 11 (33.33%) ITIL
7 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 11 (33.33%) WCF
8 10 (30.30%) WPF
8 10 (30.30%) LINQ
8 10 (30.30%) NUnit
8 10 (30.30%) XAML
8 10 (30.30%) VMware
8 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
8 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (30.30%) MSTest
8 10 (30.30%) MSBuild
9 9 (27.27%) Migration
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
10 8 (24.24%) SCCM
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) IIS
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) LDAP
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) Junos
5 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.03%) Broadband
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) NUnit
1 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (30.30%) MSTest
1 10 (30.30%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C# Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C# Software Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Software Developer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 11 (33.33%) WCF
3 10 (30.30%) WPF
3 10 (30.30%) LINQ
4 2 (6.06%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 3 (9.09%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Migration
3 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) Information Assurance
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) SOA
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Information Governance
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) VBScript
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) XAML
4 7 (21.21%) VB
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) Korn
7 1 (3.03%) Winbatch
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (39.39%) MCSE
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (21.21%) MCITP
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) MCP
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CCEA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) MOS
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
5 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 3 (9.09%) MetaFrame
7 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.03%) vCloud
8 1 (3.03%) KVM
8 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
8 1 (3.03%) vSphere
8 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Citrix
3 10 (30.30%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) Software AG
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) webMethods
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.03%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago