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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 84 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 13 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.31% 0.74% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 1.31% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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
476 613 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 47.84% 56.45% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 407 555 368
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 1 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 1 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 - 2 - - 1
Dartford - 1 £32,500 - 1
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (46.15%) IIS
5 11 (42.31%) SQL
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) WAN
6 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 9 (34.62%) VPN
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) Citrix
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (30.77%) WCF
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) MS Office
7 8 (30.77%) DHCP
8 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
9 6 (23.08%) VBScript
9 6 (23.08%) C#
9 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
9 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 12 (46.15%) IIS
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
2 9 (34.62%) VPN
3 8 (30.77%) DHCP
4 6 (23.08%) DNS
4 6 (23.08%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) Firewall
5 5 (19.23%) SAN
6 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.69%) VoIP
7 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.85%) Wireless Security
8 1 (3.85%) DMZ
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SSDT
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 5 (19.23%) AdminStudio
4 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
4 2 (7.69%) NuGet
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
1 6 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) WCF
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Scrum
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Workflow
2 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 4 (15.38%) BCP
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Logistics
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Network Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) VBScript
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) vSphere
2 5 (19.23%) XenApp
2 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
3 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
1 5 (19.23%) WSUS
2 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Kofax
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) Wyse
5 4 (15.38%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos
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