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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 54 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 45 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.07% 0.71% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.81% 1.35% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 12
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
661 594 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.76% 52.94% 61.15%
Number of salaries quoted 597 528 539
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -18 12 £38,750 -26.19%
Maidstone +6 4 £28,750 -32.35%
Tonbridge -4 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Dartford - 1 £35,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £30,500 -
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 52 (77.61%) Microsoft
3 44 (65.67%) Linux
4 39 (58.21%) IIS
4 39 (58.21%) HAProxy
4 39 (58.21%) DevOps
5 34 (50.75%) Redis
6 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (46.27%) ASP.NET
7 31 (46.27%) C#
7 31 (46.27%) .NET
7 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
8 29 (43.28%) MSMQ
8 29 (43.28%) SaaS
9 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
10 26 (38.81%) DNS
11 22 (32.84%) Hyper-V
12 21 (31.34%) Puppet
12 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (31.34%) SQL
12 21 (31.34%) SAN
12 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
14 19 (28.36%) Docker
14 19 (28.36%) Firewall
14 19 (28.36%) Scrum
14 19 (28.36%) SignalR
14 19 (28.36%) Hudson
14 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
14 19 (28.36%) CentOS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 39 (58.21%) IIS
2 17 (25.37%) Lync
3 8 (11.94%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (43.28%) SaaS
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) DNS
2 21 (31.34%) SAN
3 19 (28.36%) Firewall
3 19 (28.36%) iSCSI
4 10 (14.93%) DHCP
5 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.99%) Skype
7 1 (1.49%) NAS
7 1 (1.49%) IPv4
7 1 (1.49%) VPN
7 1 (1.49%) Broadband
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) Wireless
7 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) Redis
2 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
6 8 (11.94%) Big Data
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Subversion
1 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
1 19 (28.36%) Hudson
2 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.94%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.90%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (20.90%) Systems Support
2 14 (20.90%) Systems Support Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (14.93%) Architect
4 10 (14.93%) Developer
4 10 (14.93%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Applications Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) .NET
1 31 (46.27%) ASP.NET
2 29 (43.28%) MSMQ
3 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (28.36%) SignalR
5 13 (19.40%) HTML
6 10 (14.93%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (11.94%) HTML5
7 8 (11.94%) Backbone.js
7 8 (11.94%) CSS
7 8 (11.94%) Dapper ORM
7 8 (11.94%) Marionette.js
8 2 (2.99%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.90%) EqualLogic
3 11 (16.42%) Blog
4 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Replication
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 44 (65.67%) Linux
3 19 (28.36%) CentOS
4 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) UNIX
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) DevOps
2 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.36%) Scrum
4 15 (22.39%) Software Delivery
5 14 (20.90%) SOA
5 14 (20.90%) Capacity Management
6 13 (19.40%) ITIL
7 10 (14.93%) Data Analysis
8 8 (11.94%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 8 (11.94%) MVVM
8 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.94%) MVC
9 7 (10.45%) BCP
10 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.96%) Change Management
11 4 (5.97%) Information Security Management
11 4 (5.97%) Security Management
11 4 (5.97%) Information Security
11 4 (5.97%) Project Management
11 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) C#
2 21 (31.34%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.94%) VBScript
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
6 2 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) MCTS
3 2 (2.99%) MCITP
3 2 (2.99%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.97%) SLA
3 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 22 (32.84%) Hyper-V
3 19 (28.36%) Docker
4 9 (13.43%) vSphere
5 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 39 (58.21%) HAProxy
2 21 (31.34%) Puppet
2 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (23.88%) SCCM
3 16 (23.88%) SCOM
3 16 (23.88%) SCVMM
4 7 (10.45%) Backup Exec
4 7 (10.45%) WSUS
4 7 (10.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 52 (77.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.87%) Nimble Storage
3 10 (14.93%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) Symantec
4 7 (10.45%) Citrix
5 3 (4.48%) Avaya
6 2 (2.99%) Sybase
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) CommVault
7 1 (1.49%) Veritas
7 1 (1.49%) Apple
7 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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