The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 92 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 22 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.74% 0.42% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.11% 0.99% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
707 503 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.85% 42.20% 55.67%
Number of salaries quoted 559 434 409
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PowerShell
South East

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 15 April 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 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -22 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Chatham - 3 £57,500 -
Dartford - 1 £40,000 - 1
West Malling - 1 £50,000 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 27 (93.10%) T-SQL
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (93.10%) Windows
3 23 (79.31%) IIS
3 23 (79.31%) .NET
4 21 (72.41%) Firewall
5 20 (68.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 20 (68.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (68.97%) Replication
5 20 (68.97%) Clustering
6 19 (65.52%) VPN
7 18 (62.07%) DNS
7 18 (62.07%) VB.NET
7 18 (62.07%) Security Management
7 18 (62.07%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (62.07%) SAN
7 18 (62.07%) iSCSI
7 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (62.07%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (62.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (62.07%) Performance Analysis
8 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (37.93%) Degree
10 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (27.59%) Finance
11 8 (27.59%) ITIL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 23 (79.31%) IIS
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 19 (65.52%) VPN
3 18 (62.07%) DNS
3 18 (62.07%) SAN
3 18 (62.07%) iSCSI
3 18 (62.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (24.14%) DHCP
4 7 (24.14%) DMZ
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) RTP
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (13.79%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (10.34%) SSDT
8 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MSBuild
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) NuGet
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) DBA
2 21 (72.41%) SQL DBA
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (10.34%) Sybase DBA
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Database Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.45%) XHTML
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Replication
1 20 (68.97%) Clustering
2 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) MPEG
4 1 (3.45%) W3C
4 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) UNIX
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Security Management
1 18 (62.07%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Process Management
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Network Design
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) Database Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) CAD
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 27 (93.10%) T-SQL
3 18 (62.07%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) HND
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) OCP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (62.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) VirtualBox
3 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Veritas
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Kent
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Salary: 32000-37500 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 35000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago