The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 83 79 100
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 11 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.09% 2.05% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 4.01% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 9
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
489 648 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.32% 51.10% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 421 508 578
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +18 9 £42,500 -39.28%
Saffron Walden - 1 £40,000 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) Windows 10
4 12 (54.55%) VBScript
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
5 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (45.45%) SCCM
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (45.45%) Symantec
6 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
6 10 (45.45%) Workflow
6 10 (45.45%) VB
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 8 (36.36%) DNS
8 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
9 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
9 6 (27.27%) DHCP
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 6 (27.27%) KiXtart
9 6 (27.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 5 (22.73%) SQL
10 5 (22.73%) ITIL
10 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
11 4 (18.18%) SMTP
11 4 (18.18%) FTP
11 4 (18.18%) HTTP
11 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (9.09%) IBM SmartCloud
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 6 (27.27%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) FTP
3 4 (18.18%) HTTP
3 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) SMTP
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Applications Packager
2 4 (18.18%) Desktop Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (13.64%) Development Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (13.64%) SCCM Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 10
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Unix
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 10 (45.45%) Workflow
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
4 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) VBScript
2 10 (45.45%) VB
3 6 (27.27%) KiXtart
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) Korn
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (13.64%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) MetaFrame
6 2 (9.09%) vCloud
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 2 (9.09%) Xen
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.55%) XenApp
7 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 6 (27.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Symantec
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Veeam
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) SaltStack
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas