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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 124 127 124
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 34 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.40% 0.96% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 2.06% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,001 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.26%
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
1231 1166 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.64% 46.81% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 989 949
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Watford +3 6 £34,000 -22.28% 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 5 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 4 £45,000 +27.65%
Borehamwood - 3 £32,500 -
Harpenden - 3 £55,000 - 1
Letchworth - 2 £42,500 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 70 (81.40%) Windows
2 57 (66.28%) Active Directory
3 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
3 53 (61.63%) SQL Server
3 53 (61.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (60.47%) VMware
5 45 (52.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (52.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (46.51%) MCSE
6 40 (46.51%) MCSA
7 38 (44.19%) SCCM
8 35 (40.70%) SharePoint
9 33 (38.37%) MS Excel
10 25 (29.07%) .NET
11 24 (27.91%) DNS
11 24 (27.91%) SCOM
12 23 (26.74%) MCITP
12 23 (26.74%) VMware ESXi
13 21 (24.42%) DHCP
14 20 (23.26%) Cisco
14 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
16 17 (19.77%) ITIL
16 17 (19.77%) Office 365
17 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (18.60%) Visual Studio
17 16 (18.60%) SLA
17 16 (18.60%) Firewall
18 15 (17.44%) SQL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 35 (40.70%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.14%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (8.14%) Confluence
5 6 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.81%) IIS
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (4.65%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.49%) NServiceBus
9 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.33%) JBoss
10 1 (1.16%) Apache
10 1 (1.16%) Documentum
10 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.16%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (38.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.77%) Office 365
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.63%) SaaS
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.91%) DNS
2 21 (24.42%) DHCP
3 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
4 16 (18.60%) Firewall
5 9 (10.47%) NAS
6 8 (9.30%) SAN
7 7 (8.14%) HTTP
8 6 (6.98%) LAN
8 6 (6.98%) VPN
8 6 (6.98%) HTTPS
8 6 (6.98%) SSL
8 6 (6.98%) VLAN
8 6 (6.98%) WAN
9 4 (4.65%) Intranet
10 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.49%) VoIP
11 2 (2.33%) Telnet
11 2 (2.33%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.33%) tcpdump
12 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (61.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.63%) JIRA
4 8 (9.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (8.14%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.49%) Subversion
6 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.16%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Analyst
2 15 (17.44%) Support Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Server Support Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Server Support
4 10 (11.63%) Server Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Administrator
6 8 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.14%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) .NET
2 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET
2 13 (15.12%) .NET Framework
3 12 (13.95%) HTML
4 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (11.63%) HTML5
5 7 (8.14%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.65%) WCF
7 3 (3.49%) LINQ
7 3 (3.49%) Kendo UI
7 3 (3.49%) SignalR
7 3 (3.49%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.49%) LINQ to SQL
7 3 (3.49%) Ninject
7 3 (3.49%) Web Services
8 2 (2.33%) ISAPI
9 1 (1.16%) LAMP
9 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Replication
1 12 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.98%) HP StoreVirtual
4 6 (6.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.49%) Clustering
5 3 (3.49%) User Experience
6 2 (2.33%) Wiki
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 70 (81.40%) Windows
2 53 (61.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (52.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Linux
6 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) ITIL
2 10 (11.63%) MVC
2 10 (11.63%) Knowledge Management
2 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
3 8 (9.30%) Project Planning
3 8 (9.30%) Change Management
3 8 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (6.98%) Performance Improvement
6 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.65%) Project Management
7 4 (4.65%) Workflow
7 4 (4.65%) DevOps
8 3 (3.49%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.49%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.44%) SQL
2 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.79%) C#
4 7 (8.14%) VBScript
5 6 (6.98%) VBA
5 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.65%) PHP
7 3 (3.49%) VB
8 2 (2.33%) Java
8 2 (2.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (52.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (46.51%) MCSE
2 40 (46.51%) MCSA
3 23 (26.74%) MCITP
4 9 (10.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (9.30%) MCP
6 4 (4.65%) CCEE
6 4 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.49%) MCTS
7 3 (3.49%) CCNA
7 3 (3.49%) CCAA
7 3 (3.49%) CCIA
8 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) SLA
2 7 (8.14%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (66.28%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.74%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (15.12%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.47%) XenApp
6 5 (5.81%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.65%) vSphere
7 4 (4.65%) Terminal Services
7 4 (4.65%) Xen
8 3 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.16%) XenServer
10 1 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (44.19%) SCCM
2 24 (27.91%) SCOM
3 9 (10.47%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.49%) Puppet
5 2 (2.33%) Nmap
5 2 (2.33%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 52 (60.47%) VMware
3 20 (23.26%) Cisco
4 14 (16.28%) Citrix
5 13 (15.12%) HP
6 10 (11.63%) SolarWinds
7 9 (10.47%) SonicWALL
8 8 (9.30%) Apple
9 7 (8.14%) AppDynamics
10 6 (6.98%) Fujitsu
10 6 (6.98%) Dell
11 3 (3.49%) NetApp
11 3 (3.49%) Telerik
11 3 (3.49%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.33%) Veeam
12 2 (2.33%) Zeacom
12 2 (2.33%) Google
12 2 (2.33%) Brocade
12 2 (2.33%) IronPort
12 2 (2.33%) Sophos
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum On-call allowance, overtime, and ben
Posted: 6 days ago