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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 66 98 70
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 25 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.04% 0.49% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.10% 0.98% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 12
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,740 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.35% +6.66%
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
610 714 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.76% 50.42% 57.13%
Number of salaries quoted 482 617 487
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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
Chelmsford - 7 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 5 £62,500 - 1
Harlow +2 1 £20,000 -52.94%
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 24 (52.17%) ITIL
4 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (47.83%) DNS
5 22 (47.83%) VMware
6 21 (45.65%) Load Balancing
6 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 20 (43.48%) .NET
7 20 (43.48%) C#
8 18 (39.13%) HTML
8 18 (39.13%) Linux
9 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (36.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
10 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
10 16 (34.78%) MVC
10 16 (34.78%) Finance
10 16 (34.78%) Oracle
11 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
12 14 (30.43%) UNIX
12 14 (30.43%) SQL
12 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
12 14 (30.43%) Degree
12 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
13 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (28.26%) Sitecore
13 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 13 (28.26%) SharePoint 2013
1 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
1 13 (28.26%) IIS
2 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 12 (26.09%) JBoss
2 12 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 12 (26.09%) OpenStack
2 12 (26.09%) GlassFish
3 11 (23.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) Mingle
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.09%) IBM SmartCloud
2 12 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) DNS
2 12 (26.09%) BIG-IP
3 10 (21.74%) SAN
3 10 (21.74%) DHCP
4 9 (19.57%) LDAP
5 2 (4.35%) FTP
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (2.17%) VoIP
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.70%) Neo4j
4 4 (8.70%) RavenDB
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 13 (28.26%) Moq
3 13 (28.26%) SpecFlow
3 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
3 13 (28.26%) Selenium
3 13 (28.26%) Subversion
4 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.70%) MSTest
5 4 (8.70%) NUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Programmer
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.52%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.35%) Development Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) DBA
8 2 (4.35%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) .NET
2 18 (39.13%) HTML
3 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
4 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (28.26%) HTML5
6 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (17.39%) CSS
7 8 (17.39%) Web Services
8 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.70%) RESTful
8 4 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (8.70%) Silverlight
8 4 (8.70%) jQuery
9 3 (6.52%) Ajax
10 2 (4.35%) VXML
10 2 (4.35%) MSMQ
10 2 (4.35%) XML
11 1 (2.17%) WinForms
11 1 (2.17%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (39.13%) Linux
4 14 (30.43%) UNIX
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (19.57%) Windows 2000
7 4 (8.70%) CentOS
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) ITIL
2 21 (45.65%) Load Balancing
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
4 16 (34.78%) MVC
5 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
5 13 (28.26%) SDLC
5 13 (28.26%) DSDM
6 12 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (21.74%) DevOps
8 9 (19.57%) Change Management
9 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.87%) Change Control
11 4 (8.70%) BDD
11 4 (8.70%) CQRS
11 4 (8.70%) OOP
11 4 (8.70%) TDD
12 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
12 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) C#
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 13 (28.26%) Korn
3 13 (28.26%) Perl
4 9 (19.57%) VBScript
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.35%) Tcl
7 2 (4.35%) Java
7 2 (4.35%) VB
7 2 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) XPath
7 2 (4.35%) VB6
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) MCSE
3 4 (8.70%) MCSD
3 4 (8.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.17%) MOS
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) vCloud
2 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 12 (26.09%) vSphere
3 9 (19.57%) XenApp
3 9 (19.57%) XenServer
3 9 (19.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (26.09%) Ansible
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) VMware
2 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.78%) Oracle
4 13 (28.26%) Sitecore
4 13 (28.26%) IBM
5 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
5 12 (26.09%) F5
5 12 (26.09%) SaltStack
6 10 (21.74%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
8 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
8 1 (2.17%) Netezza
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.17%) Red Gate
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 4 days ago