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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 75 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 18 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.51% 1.39% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 2.62% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 11
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
595 573 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.92% 53.01% 64.81%
Number of salaries quoted 513 491 678
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Harlow - 6 £42,500 - 1
Saffron Walden -8 5 £40,000 +23.07% 2
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
3 15 (51.72%) MCSE
4 12 (41.38%) VBScript
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (34.48%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (34.48%) MCITP
6 9 (31.03%) .NET
6 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (27.59%) C#
7 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
7 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
7 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
7 8 (27.59%) WCF
7 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
8 7 (24.14%) VB
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
8 7 (24.14%) XAML
8 7 (24.14%) Migration
8 7 (24.14%) NUnit
8 7 (24.14%) WPF
8 7 (24.14%) LINQ
8 7 (24.14%) SCCM

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) NUnit
1 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (24.14%) MSTest
1 7 (24.14%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
2 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
2 7 (24.14%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
2 8 (27.59%) WCF
2 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
3 7 (24.14%) WPF
3 7 (24.14%) LINQ
4 3 (10.34%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 7 (24.14%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) MVC
4 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) VBScript
2 8 (27.59%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) VB
3 7 (24.14%) XAML
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) Korn
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (51.72%) MCSE
3 10 (34.48%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (34.48%) MCITP
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.34%) CCEA
5 3 (10.34%) CCA
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) MOS
7 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (24.14%) XenDesktop
4 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (17.24%) XenApp
6 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
7 2 (6.90%) KVM
7 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.45%) vCloud
8 1 (3.45%) vSphere
8 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
1 12 (41.38%) Citrix
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
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