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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 92 130 152
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +22
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 53 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.44% 0.68% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 1.25% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46 9 9
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £31,900 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1125 1285 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.70% 54.43% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1040 1270
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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
St Albans -12 11 £45,000 +38.46%
Hemel Hempstead -17 8 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -2 6 - -
Borehamwood - 1 £22,000 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 61 (77.22%) Windows
2 47 (59.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
4 41 (51.90%) Active Directory
5 39 (49.37%) VMware
6 37 (46.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
8 32 (40.51%) MS Excel
9 31 (39.24%) MCSE
9 31 (39.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (37.97%) .NET
10 30 (37.97%) SCCM
11 29 (36.71%) MCSA
12 28 (35.44%) SharePoint
13 23 (29.11%) MCITP
14 22 (27.85%) C#
14 22 (27.85%) SCOM
15 21 (26.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (24.05%) Visual Studio
16 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
16 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (21.52%) VMware ESXi
18 15 (18.99%) HTML
18 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
18 15 (18.99%) TDD
19 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
19 14 (17.72%) HTML5
20 13 (16.46%) MVC
20 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
20 13 (16.46%) Git (software)

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 28 (35.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) Confluence
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.53%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.27%) Documentum
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
Applications
1 32 (40.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) Mingle
3 2 (2.53%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.53%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.13%) DNS
2 8 (10.13%) DHCP
3 7 (8.86%) SAN
4 6 (7.59%) HTTP
4 6 (7.59%) HTTPS
5 4 (5.06%) VPN
6 3 (3.80%) LAN
6 3 (3.80%) WAN
6 3 (3.80%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.53%) NAS
7 2 (2.53%) Firewall
8 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) VoIP
8 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (26.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.59%) RavenDB
4 6 (7.59%) Neo4j
5 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.80%) MySQL
7 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (11.39%) JIRA
4 8 (10.13%) SpecFlow
5 7 (8.86%) Moq
5 7 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (8.86%) NUnit
6 6 (7.59%) TeamCity
6 6 (7.59%) MSTest
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Support Analyst
5 11 (13.92%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Server Support Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Server Support
6 9 (11.39%) Server Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Junior
7 8 (10.13%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Junior Software Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Programmer
9 6 (7.59%) .NET Programmer
10 5 (6.33%) Junior Programmer
10 5 (6.33%) Software Programmer
10 5 (6.33%) Graduate Programmer
10 5 (6.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) .NET
2 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
3 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.99%) HTML
4 14 (17.72%) HTML5
5 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.13%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (10.13%) CSS
6 8 (10.13%) Web Services
7 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
7 7 (8.86%) CSS3
8 6 (7.59%) RESTful
9 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (3.80%) JSON
11 2 (2.53%) Application Packaging
11 2 (2.53%) XML
11 2 (2.53%) XHTML
12 1 (1.27%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.27%) Unity DI Container
12 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
1 7 (8.86%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Replication
4 2 (2.53%) Wiki
4 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Open Source
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 61 (77.22%) Windows
2 47 (59.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (46.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.80%) Linux
8 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) TDD
2 13 (16.46%) MVC
2 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
3 12 (15.19%) BDD
4 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.39%) Project Planning
6 7 (8.86%) OO
6 7 (8.86%) Performance Testing
6 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (7.59%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.59%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (7.59%) CQRS
7 6 (7.59%) Low Latency
7 6 (7.59%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (6.33%) Web Development
8 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) C#
2 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.59%) SQL
4 5 (6.33%) VB
5 3 (3.80%) VBScript
5 3 (3.80%) Ruby
6 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.53%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) MCSE
1 31 (39.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (36.71%) MCSA
3 23 (29.11%) MCITP
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) HND
6 1 (1.27%) MCSD
6 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) SLA
2 7 (8.86%) QA
System Software
1 41 (51.90%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.52%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.06%) vSphere
6 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.27%) Xen
7 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (37.97%) SCCM
2 22 (27.85%) SCOM
3 7 (8.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.53%) ZENworks
5 1 (1.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) VMware
2 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.66%) SolarWinds
4 8 (10.13%) Cisco
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle
5 7 (8.86%) AppDynamics
6 5 (6.33%) 3PAR
6 5 (6.33%) Ab Initio
6 5 (6.33%) HP
7 4 (5.06%) EMC
7 4 (5.06%) Citrix
8 3 (3.80%) NetApp
8 3 (3.80%) Sophos
8 3 (3.80%) IronPort
8 3 (3.80%) Veeam
9 2 (2.53%) Zeacom
9 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.53%) Google
9 2 (2.53%) Novell
9 2 (2.53%) Dell