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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 109 125 99
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 41 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 0.94% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 2.03% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 28
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
1220 1084 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.64% 46.32% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 894 960
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +7 15 £34,000 -22.28%
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £45,000 - 1
Harpenden - 7 £55,000 -
Borehamwood - 3 £32,500 - 1
Letchworth - 2 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £47,500 -
PowerShell
East of England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 40 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 35 (51.47%) Active Directory
4 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
4 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (44.12%) VMware
6 29 (42.65%) DNS
7 26 (38.24%) DHCP
7 26 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (32.35%) SQL
8 22 (32.35%) Office 365
9 21 (30.88%) Cisco
9 21 (30.88%) Firewall
10 19 (27.94%) .NET
10 19 (27.94%) ITIL
11 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
11 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
12 17 (25.00%) HP
12 17 (25.00%) Citrix
12 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 17 (25.00%) Replication
13 16 (23.53%) MCSE
13 16 (23.53%) MCSA
13 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
13 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (22.06%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
16 13 (19.12%) JavaScript

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
4 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (10.29%) NServiceBus
6 7 (10.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (8.82%) IIS
7 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (5.88%) K2 blackpearl
8 4 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.94%) JBoss
9 2 (2.94%) Apache
9 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) HipChat
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.35%) Office 365
2 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.76%) SaaS
4 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) DNS
2 26 (38.24%) DHCP
3 21 (30.88%) Firewall
4 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
5 11 (16.18%) SAN
6 10 (14.71%) NAS
7 7 (10.29%) VLAN
7 7 (10.29%) iSCSI
7 7 (10.29%) WAN
7 7 (10.29%) SSL
7 7 (10.29%) VPN
7 7 (10.29%) LAN
8 6 (8.82%) VoIP
9 4 (5.88%) HTTP
9 4 (5.88%) Intranet
10 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.94%) Telnet
11 2 (2.94%) tcpdump
11 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (4.41%) DB2
5 3 (4.41%) Sybase IQ
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.29%) Subversion
3 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
1 4 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Administrator
3 9 (13.24%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) .NET
2 11 (16.18%) HTML
2 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
3 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (11.76%) WCF
5 7 (10.29%) LINQ
5 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (10.29%) HTML5
5 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
5 7 (10.29%) LINQ to SQL
5 7 (10.29%) Ninject
5 7 (10.29%) Kendo UI
5 7 (10.29%) SignalR
6 4 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (2.94%) ISAPI
7 2 (2.94%) CSS
8 1 (1.47%) COM
8 1 (1.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Replication
2 8 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 7 (10.29%) HP StoreVirtual
3 7 (10.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (8.82%) User Experience
5 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.88%) Clustering
6 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.47%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.47%) Wiki
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.82%) Linux
7 3 (4.41%) AIX
8 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.47%) UNIX
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Change Management
3 10 (14.71%) Project Management
4 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (11.76%) Workflow
5 7 (10.29%) MVC
5 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
5 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.29%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (10.29%) Software Testing
5 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.82%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (8.82%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.88%) Migration
8 4 (5.88%) DevOps
9 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.18%) VBScript
4 10 (14.71%) C#
5 7 (10.29%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.29%) VBA
6 4 (5.88%) VB
6 4 (5.88%) Perl
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (23.53%) MCSE
2 16 (23.53%) MCSA
3 11 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (13.24%) MCP
5 5 (7.35%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (7.35%) CCEE
6 4 (5.88%) CCAA
6 4 (5.88%) CCIA
6 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.88%) MCTS
6 4 (5.88%) MCITP
6 4 (5.88%) CCNA
7 1 (1.47%) CCA
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (51.47%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
3 10 (14.71%) XenApp
4 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.88%) vSphere
6 4 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.88%) Xen
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.47%) vCloud
9 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) SCOM
3 4 (5.88%) Puppet
4 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.94%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.94%) Nmap
Vendors
1 40 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 30 (44.12%) VMware
3 21 (30.88%) Cisco
4 17 (25.00%) HP
4 17 (25.00%) Citrix
5 12 (17.65%) SonicWALL
6 9 (13.24%) Apple
7 7 (10.29%) Dell
7 7 (10.29%) Telerik
7 7 (10.29%) Fujitsu
8 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.41%) Sybase
8 3 (4.41%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) Sophos
9 2 (2.94%) BMC
9 2 (2.94%) CommVault
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle
9 2 (2.94%) Brocade
9 2 (2.94%) IronPort
9 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago