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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 65 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -25
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 34 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.56% 0.63% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.28% 1.27% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
644 708 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.42% 49.89% 56.48%
Number of salaries quoted 511 593 469
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 - 13 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 4 £55,000 -
Harlow -1 1 £20,000 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 38 (80.85%) SQL Server
3 25 (53.19%) ITIL
4 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (44.68%) VMware
5 21 (44.68%) Linux
6 20 (42.55%) .NET
6 20 (42.55%) C#
6 20 (42.55%) DNS
6 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
6 20 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (40.43%) Load Balancing
7 19 (40.43%) Oracle
8 18 (38.30%) HTML
9 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (36.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
10 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
10 16 (34.04%) IBM
10 16 (34.04%) MVC
11 15 (31.91%) Finance
11 15 (31.91%) SQL
11 15 (31.91%) IIS
11 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
11 15 (31.91%) UNIX
12 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
12 14 (29.79%) JBoss
12 14 (29.79%) Tomcat
12 14 (29.79%) WebLogic
12 14 (29.79%) Perl

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (31.91%) IIS
2 14 (29.79%) JBoss
2 14 (29.79%) Tomcat
2 14 (29.79%) WebLogic
2 14 (29.79%) WebSphere
2 14 (29.79%) OpenStack
3 13 (27.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
4 12 (25.53%) GlassFish
5 11 (23.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) Mingle
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (29.79%) AWS CloudFormation
1 14 (29.79%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) BIG-IP
3 8 (17.02%) DHCP
3 8 (17.02%) SAN
4 7 (14.89%) LDAP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (4.26%) FTP
5 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
6 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.13%) Broadband
6 1 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.13%) Junos
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (80.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.51%) RavenDB
5 4 (8.51%) Neo4j
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.38%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
3 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
3 13 (27.66%) SpecFlow
3 13 (27.66%) Selenium
3 13 (27.66%) Moq
3 13 (27.66%) Subversion
4 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.51%) MSTest
5 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.51%) NUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (8.51%) Programmer
7 3 (6.38%) DBA
7 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.38%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Development Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 18 (38.30%) HTML
3 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
4 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (27.66%) HTML5
6 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (17.02%) CSS
7 8 (17.02%) Web Services
8 4 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.51%) Silverlight
8 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 4 (8.51%) RESTful
8 4 (8.51%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (6.38%) Ajax
10 2 (4.26%) MSMQ
10 2 (4.26%) XML
10 2 (4.26%) VXML
11 1 (2.13%) WinForms
11 1 (2.13%) XSL
11 1 (2.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Life Science
4 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (44.68%) Linux
4 15 (31.91%) UNIX
5 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.89%) Windows 2000
8 4 (8.51%) CentOS
9 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) ITIL
2 19 (40.43%) Load Balancing
3 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
4 16 (34.04%) MVC
5 13 (27.66%) Waterfall
5 13 (27.66%) DSDM
6 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (14.89%) Change Management
7 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.89%) DevOps
8 5 (10.64%) Change Control
9 4 (8.51%) CQRS
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (8.51%) BDD
9 4 (8.51%) OOP
9 4 (8.51%) TDD
10 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) C#
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Perl
4 13 (27.66%) Bash Shell
5 12 (25.53%) Korn
6 7 (14.89%) VBScript
7 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.26%) XPath
8 2 (4.26%) Java
8 2 (4.26%) VB
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.26%) VB6
8 2 (4.26%) Tcl
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.13%) Python
9 1 (2.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) MCSE
4 4 (8.51%) MCTS
4 4 (8.51%) MCSD
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.13%) MOS
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.79%) vCloud
3 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
4 12 (25.53%) vSphere
5 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
6 7 (14.89%) VMware ESX
6 7 (14.89%) XenApp
6 7 (14.89%) XenServer
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
1 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (25.53%) Ansible
2 4 (8.51%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 19 (40.43%) Oracle
4 16 (34.04%) IBM
5 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
6 13 (27.66%) Sitecore
7 12 (25.53%) SaltStack
7 12 (25.53%) F5
8 9 (19.15%) Citrix
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco
10 2 (4.26%) Netezza
10 2 (4.26%) HP
11 1 (2.13%) Symantec
11 1 (2.13%) Dell
11 1 (2.13%) Juniper
11 1 (2.13%) Red Gate
11 1 (2.13%) EPiServer
11 1 (2.13%) NETGEAR