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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 79 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 19 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.85% 0.67% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 1.17% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £41,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
498 685 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.59% 57.66% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 436 620 341
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 - 6 - - 1
Dartford - 1 £32,500 - 1
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) IIS
3 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
6 11 (39.29%) Web Services
6 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (35.71%) WCF
7 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 10 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
7 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
7 10 (35.71%) C#
7 10 (35.71%) LAN
7 10 (35.71%) Citrix
7 10 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (35.71%) Workflow
7 10 (35.71%) Kofax
7 10 (35.71%) Scrum
8 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) MS Office
8 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
9 8 (28.57%) DHCP
9 8 (28.57%) VPN
9 8 (28.57%) Finance

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (50.00%) IIS
2 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
3 10 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) WAN
2 10 (35.71%) LAN
3 8 (28.57%) DHCP
3 8 (28.57%) VPN
4 6 (21.43%) DNS
4 6 (21.43%) Wireless
5 5 (17.86%) SAN
6 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) Firewall
7 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.14%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) DMZ
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
1 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (21.43%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
5 3 (10.71%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (10.71%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
1 11 (39.29%) Web Services
2 10 (35.71%) WCF
3 6 (21.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Workflow
1 10 (35.71%) Scrum
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
2 5 (17.86%) Coaching
2 5 (17.86%) BCP
3 3 (10.71%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Process Management
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Security Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) VBScript
4 3 (10.71%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) XenApp
2 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (21.43%) vSphere
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Citrix
2 10 (35.71%) Kofax
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Wyse
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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