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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 77 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 32 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.71% 0.64% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.16% 1.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
620 716 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.59% 57.60% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 553 645 367
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,743
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 - 19 £32,500 - 2
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 27 November 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 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 21 (61.76%) VBScript
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
3 21 (61.76%) Citrix
4 20 (58.82%) VMware
5 19 (55.88%) WSUS
5 19 (55.88%) vSphere
5 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (52.94%) BCP
7 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
7 15 (44.12%) DHCP
7 15 (44.12%) DNS
8 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
8 13 (38.24%) Symantec
8 13 (38.24%) Backup Exec
8 13 (38.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 12 (35.29%) IIS
10 11 (32.35%) Web Services
11 10 (29.41%) WCF
11 10 (29.41%) Scrum
11 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (29.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (29.41%) Waterfall
11 10 (29.41%) .NET
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
11 10 (29.41%) C#
11 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
11 10 (29.41%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) IIS
3 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 10 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (29.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) DHCP
1 15 (44.12%) DNS
2 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
3 10 (29.41%) WAN
4 8 (23.53%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) Firewall
6 2 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
1 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (20.59%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Technical Support
2 11 (32.35%) Support Supervisor
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SCCM Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Web Services
2 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) WCF
3 7 (20.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) BCP
2 10 (29.41%) Workflow
2 10 (29.41%) Scrum
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 5 (14.71%) Coaching
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) VBScript
2 10 (29.41%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCNA
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) MCSA
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (55.88%) vSphere
3 8 (23.53%) XenDesktop
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (20.59%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) WSUS
2 13 (38.24%) Backup Exec
2 13 (38.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (23.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) Citrix
3 20 (58.82%) VMware
4 13 (38.24%) Symantec
5 10 (29.41%) Kofax
6 6 (17.65%) Wyse
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
8 1 (2.94%) Mercator
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Brocade
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 3 days ago