The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 91 73 95
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.57% 2.59% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 4.42% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 15
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
554 565 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.36% 58.61% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 491 503 540
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Kent

PowerShell
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +1 3 £58,750 +56.66%
Maidstone -1 1 £42,500 +54.54%
Rochester - 1 £32,500 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (37.04%) Windows
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) Change Management
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
3 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) HP UFT
5 6 (22.22%) C
5 6 (22.22%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 5 (18.52%) Build Automation
6 5 (18.52%) Puppet
6 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (18.52%) Hudson
6 5 (18.52%) SaaS
6 5 (18.52%) CentOS
6 5 (18.52%) Linux

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) NServiceBus
5 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.70%) OpenEdge
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) SaaS
3 4 (14.81%) Office 365
4 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) Skype
4 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (11.11%) HTTP
4 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 3 (11.11%) NAS
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) SMTP
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Hudson
3 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.70%) NCover
4 1 (3.70%) WebSpeed
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Messaging Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.41%) MSMQ
3 2 (7.41%) SignalR
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 3 (11.11%) PKI
1 3 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) CMDB
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) CentOS
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Change Management
2 7 (25.93%) DevOps
3 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) Build Automation
4 5 (18.52%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
7 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) OpenEdge ABL
5 1 (3.70%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) Docker
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) MobileIron
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Avaya
4 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.70%) Progress
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec
4 1 (3.70%) Veeam
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas