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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 73 99 77
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 34 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.92% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 0.73% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
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
656 689 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 56.36% 55.93% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 588 624 348
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 20 £32,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +1 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £52,500 - 1
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 28 (73.68%) Windows
3 24 (63.16%) VMware
4 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 22 (57.89%) Citrix
5 22 (57.89%) VBScript
6 20 (52.63%) vSphere
6 20 (52.63%) WSUS
7 19 (50.00%) BCP
8 16 (42.11%) DHCP
8 16 (42.11%) DNS
8 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
9 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 14 (36.84%) Symantec
9 14 (36.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (36.84%) Backup Exec
10 12 (31.58%) IIS
11 11 (28.95%) Web Services
12 10 (26.32%) WAN
12 10 (26.32%) .NET
12 10 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
12 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
12 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (26.32%) C#
12 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 10 (26.32%) Kofax
12 10 (26.32%) Workflow

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 12 (31.58%) IIS
3 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 10 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) DHCP
1 16 (42.11%) DNS
2 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 10 (26.32%) WAN
4 8 (21.05%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
1 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (18.42%) AdminStudio
3 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.89%) MSBuild
3 3 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Technical Support
2 12 (31.58%) Support Supervisor
3 6 (15.79%) Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Web Services
2 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) WCF
3 7 (18.42%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) BCP
2 10 (26.32%) Workflow
2 10 (26.32%) Scrum
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 5 (13.16%) Coaching
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.89%) DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) VBScript
2 10 (26.32%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CCNA
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) MCSA
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 20 (52.63%) vSphere
4 8 (21.05%) XenDesktop
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (18.42%) XenApp
6 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (52.63%) WSUS
2 14 (36.84%) Backup Exec
2 14 (36.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (21.05%) SCCM
4 3 (7.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 24 (63.16%) VMware
3 22 (57.89%) Citrix
4 14 (36.84%) Symantec
5 10 (26.32%) Kofax
6 6 (15.79%) Wyse
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) Sophos
8 1 (2.63%) Mercator
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Brocade
8 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago