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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 119 104 141
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 22 52 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.98% 2.22% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 4.48% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 9
Average salary £48,750 £33,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
878 1160 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.04% 49.59% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 700 975 1109
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
(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
Hemel Hempstead +11 6 £34,000 +4.61%
Borehamwood -4 4 - -
Harpenden - 4 £52,500 -
Watford - 4 £71,250 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City +10 1 £47,500 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 37 (57.81%) SQL
2 34 (53.13%) Windows
3 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
4 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 26 (40.63%) Wireshark
5 24 (37.50%) VMware
6 23 (35.94%) Firewall
6 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (35.94%) DNS
6 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
7 22 (34.38%) .NET
7 22 (34.38%) T-SQL
7 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 22 (34.38%) .NET Framework
7 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (32.81%) TeamCity
8 21 (32.81%) WCF
8 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (32.81%) HTML5
8 21 (32.81%) Entity Framework
8 21 (32.81%) Ninject
8 21 (32.81%) NServiceBus
8 21 (32.81%) SignalR
8 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (32.81%) C#
8 21 (32.81%) HTML
8 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET
8 21 (32.81%) Subversion
8 21 (32.81%) Automated Testing
8 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 21 (32.81%) NServiceBus
2 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
3 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.25%) IIS
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.56%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.56%) nginx
8 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Office 365
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.13%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.13%) SaaS
5 1 (1.56%) IaaS
5 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) Wireshark
2 23 (35.94%) DNS
2 23 (35.94%) Firewall
3 18 (28.13%) SAN
4 17 (26.56%) DHCP
5 12 (18.75%) LAN
5 12 (18.75%) NAS
5 12 (18.75%) WAN
6 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
7 9 (14.06%) SSL
7 9 (14.06%) VLAN
7 9 (14.06%) VPN
8 6 (9.38%) iSCSI
8 6 (9.38%) Network Security
8 6 (9.38%) VoIP
9 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.56%) Intranet
10 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 20 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 20 (31.25%) RavenDB
3 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Subversion
1 21 (32.81%) TeamCity
2 20 (31.25%) Fiddler
2 20 (31.25%) JIRA
2 20 (31.25%) NUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) MSI
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) C# Developer
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 20 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (23.44%) C# Software Developer
4 14 (21.88%) .NET Software Developer
4 14 (21.88%) .NET Software Engineer
4 14 (21.88%) C# Software Engineer
4 14 (21.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (21.88%) Software Engineer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior Software Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) .NET
1 22 (34.38%) .NET Framework
2 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET
2 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
2 21 (32.81%) Entity Framework
2 21 (32.81%) HTML
2 21 (32.81%) HTML5
2 21 (32.81%) Ninject
2 21 (32.81%) SignalR
2 21 (32.81%) WCF
3 20 (31.25%) Ajax
3 20 (31.25%) CSS
3 20 (31.25%) jQuery
3 20 (31.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 20 (31.25%) MSMQ
3 20 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
3 20 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
3 20 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 20 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Replication
2 11 (17.19%) Blackberry
3 9 (14.06%) HP StoreVirtual
3 9 (14.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (9.38%) Clustering
4 6 (9.38%) User Experience
5 4 (6.25%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.88%) Linux
5 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) Unix
8 1 (1.56%) Android
8 1 (1.56%) CentOS
8 1 (1.56%) Debian
8 1 (1.56%) Fedora
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.56%) SUSE
8 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Automated Testing
2 21 (32.81%) MVC
2 21 (32.81%) Scrum
2 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering
3 20 (31.25%) BDD
3 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
3 20 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 20 (31.25%) TDD
3 20 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 13 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (17.19%) DevOps
6 10 (15.63%) ITIL
7 7 (10.94%) Change Management
7 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.94%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) Analytics
8 6 (9.38%) Information Security
8 6 (9.38%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) SQL
2 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 22 (34.38%) T-SQL
3 21 (32.81%) C#
4 14 (21.88%) VBScript
5 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
5 9 (14.06%) VBA
6 6 (9.38%) Python
7 5 (7.81%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.19%) MCSA
2 11 (17.19%) MCSE
3 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (9.38%) CISSP
5 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 8 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
4 11 (17.19%) XenApp
5 9 (14.06%) Terminal Services
5 9 (14.06%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (14.06%) Xen
6 7 (10.94%) vSphere
7 2 (3.13%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.56%) Varnish
8 1 (1.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Nessus
1 6 (9.38%) Nmap
1 6 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.13%) SCOM
2 2 (3.13%) Simpana
2 2 (3.13%) WSUS
3 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) VMware
2 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.69%) Citrix
3 19 (29.69%) HP
4 12 (18.75%) Cisco
5 10 (15.63%) Dell
6 9 (14.06%) Apple
6 9 (14.06%) Fujitsu
6 9 (14.06%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.13%) Becrypt
7 2 (3.13%) CommVault
7 2 (3.13%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.13%) NetApp
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.56%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.56%) Telerik