The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 115 93 164
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +71
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 28 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 1.78% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 3.10% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 7
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1066 1161 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.05% 57.53% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 877 992 1334
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Hertfordshire region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Stevenage +8 6 - -
St Albans -12 6 £23,500 -21.66% 2
Hitchin - 6 £60,000 -
Berkhamsted - 4 £40,000 -
Watford - 4 £43,750 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (86.54%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) C#
2 25 (48.08%) .NET
3 23 (44.23%) VBScript
3 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 21 (40.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
6 18 (34.62%) HTML
6 18 (34.62%) CSS
7 17 (32.69%) Web Services
7 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
7 17 (32.69%) VMware
8 16 (30.77%) Finance
8 16 (30.77%) MCTS
8 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 16 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
9 15 (28.85%) Retail
10 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
11 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (25.00%) VB
11 13 (25.00%) MCITP
11 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (23.08%) BDD
12 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
12 12 (23.08%) Degree
12 12 (23.08%) TDD

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
3 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (15.38%) IIS
4 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (21.15%) Mingle
3 9 (17.31%) MS Office
4 6 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) SAN
2 7 (13.46%) NAS
3 6 (11.54%) DHCP
3 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.54%) DNS
4 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) RavenDB
2 11 (21.15%) Neo4j
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
1 11 (21.15%) NUnit
1 11 (21.15%) TeamCity
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
1 11 (21.15%) MSTest
1 11 (21.15%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.92%) Moq
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Retail
3 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.54%) Back Office
5 2 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Programmer
2 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Programmer
3 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior .NET Programmer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Programmer
4 7 (13.46%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate Programmer
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) .NET
2 18 (34.62%) HTML
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
3 17 (32.69%) Web Services
3 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
4 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (21.15%) RESTful
5 7 (13.46%) Silverlight
5 7 (13.46%) Ajax
5 7 (13.46%) XML
5 7 (13.46%) XSLT
5 7 (13.46%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (13.46%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.69%) CSS3
7 4 (7.69%) HTML5
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Firmware
2 4 (7.69%) Replication
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.77%) Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (21.15%) Linux
6 7 (13.46%) CentOS
7 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.69%) UNIX
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) BDD
1 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
1 12 (23.08%) TDD
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
2 11 (21.15%) MVC
2 11 (21.15%) CQRS
3 9 (17.31%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 7 (13.46%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) OOP
5 7 (13.46%) Coaching
6 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.69%) OO
7 4 (7.69%) Web Development
8 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.77%) Data Security
8 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) C#
2 23 (44.23%) VBScript
3 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 13 (25.00%) VB
5 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.69%) Perl
8 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (30.77%) MCTS
3 13 (25.00%) MCITP
4 12 (23.08%) Degree
5 11 (21.15%) MCSE
6 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
6 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
7 7 (13.46%) MCSD
8 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (11.54%) CCNA
8 6 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (9.62%) MCP
10 4 (7.69%) VCP4
10 4 (7.69%) VCP5
11 3 (5.77%) CCNP
11 3 (5.77%) MCSA
12 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) XenApp
3 9 (17.31%) XenDesktop
4 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.69%) KVM
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.85%) vSphere
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (9.62%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
3 11 (21.15%) Citrix
4 9 (17.31%) AppSense
4 9 (17.31%) Fujitsu
5 6 (11.54%) HP
6 4 (7.69%) Sun
6 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.69%) CommVault
6 4 (7.69%) NetApp
6 4 (7.69%) WatchGuard
7 3 (5.77%) Sophos
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco
8 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.92%) IBM
9 1 (1.92%) Reuters
9 1 (1.92%) Lotus
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago