The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 82 95 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 23 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.17% 0.90% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 1.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 1
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
PowerShell
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
619 648 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.29% 58.01% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 554 573 313
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Kent

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Kent

PowerShell
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Maidstone - 12 £32,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +6 1 - - 1
Dartford - 1 £52,500 - 1
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 34 (77.27%) Windows
3 29 (65.91%) VMware
4 28 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (50.00%) VBScript
5 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 22 (50.00%) Citrix
6 20 (45.45%) WSUS
6 20 (45.45%) vSphere
7 19 (43.18%) BCP
8 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 16 (36.36%) DHCP
8 16 (36.36%) DNS
9 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (31.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (31.82%) TCP/IP
10 14 (31.82%) Symantec
10 14 (31.82%) Backup Exec
11 12 (27.27%) IIS
12 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (25.00%) Web Services
12 11 (25.00%) Scrum
13 10 (22.73%) Workflow
13 10 (22.73%) Kofax
13 10 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
13 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
13 10 (22.73%) .NET
13 10 (22.73%) C#

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.27%) IIS
3 10 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 10 (22.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) DHCP
1 16 (36.36%) DNS
2 14 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.73%) WAN
4 8 (18.18%) LAN
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 9 (20.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (20.45%) TeamCity
4 7 (15.91%) AdminStudio
5 4 (9.09%) NUnit
6 3 (6.82%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.27%) MSI
7 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Technical Support
2 12 (27.27%) Support Supervisor
3 9 (20.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.27%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) WCF
3 7 (15.91%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Open Source
2 3 (6.82%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) BCP
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) Workflow
4 10 (22.73%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.45%) DevOps
5 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.64%) Build Automation
7 5 (11.36%) Change Management
7 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.36%) Coaching
8 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL
10 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.27%) Time Management
10 1 (2.27%) Kanban
10 1 (2.27%) Network Management
10 1 (2.27%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) VBScript
2 10 (22.73%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.55%) CCNA
1 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (45.45%) vSphere
4 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 7 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (15.91%) XenApp
7 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (45.45%) WSUS
2 14 (31.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 14 (31.82%) Backup Exec
3 9 (20.45%) Puppet
4 8 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 29 (65.91%) VMware
3 22 (50.00%) Citrix
4 14 (31.82%) Symantec
5 10 (22.73%) Kofax
6 6 (13.64%) Wyse
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco
8 1 (2.27%) Mercator
8 1 (2.27%) Sophos
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Brocade
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago