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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 57 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 36 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.65% 1.47% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.11% 2.70% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 8
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
589 629 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.68% 54.27% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 525 531 484
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Maidstone +18 7 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Tunbridge Wells -15 4 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Whitstable - 1 £30,500 - 1
PowerShell
South East

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (85.96%) Microsoft
2 47 (82.46%) Windows
3 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
3 25 (43.86%) DevOps
4 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 24 (42.11%) VMware
4 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (40.35%) Linux
5 23 (40.35%) DNS
6 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
7 19 (33.33%) SaaS
8 18 (31.58%) Redis
8 18 (31.58%) HAProxy
8 18 (31.58%) IIS
9 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
9 16 (28.07%) .NET
9 16 (28.07%) C#
9 16 (28.07%) Firewall
10 15 (26.32%) SQL
10 15 (26.32%) DHCP
10 15 (26.32%) Puppet
11 14 (24.56%) vSphere
11 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
11 14 (24.56%) MSMQ
11 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
11 14 (24.56%) VBScript
11 14 (24.56%) Citrix
12 13 (22.81%) Symantec
12 13 (22.81%) BCP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (31.58%) IIS
2 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.79%) Lync
4 8 (14.04%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) SaaS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) DNS
2 16 (28.07%) Firewall
3 15 (26.32%) DHCP
4 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
5 12 (21.05%) SAN
6 10 (17.54%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.51%) WAN
7 2 (3.51%) VPN
8 1 (1.75%) LAN
8 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.58%) Redis
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (14.04%) MongoDB
6 8 (14.04%) Big Data
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.51%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) TeamCity
1 9 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (14.04%) Jasmine
3 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.53%) Subversion
4 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.53%) Hudson
5 4 (7.02%) NUnit
6 3 (5.26%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.75%) MSI
7 1 (1.75%) AdminStudio
7 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Technical Support
2 12 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Support
4 6 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Support Supervisor
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
1 16 (28.07%) .NET
2 14 (24.56%) MSMQ
3 10 (17.54%) HTML
3 10 (17.54%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.04%) CSS
4 8 (14.04%) Marionette.js
4 8 (14.04%) Dapper ORM
4 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (14.04%) HTML5
4 8 (14.04%) Backbone.js
5 6 (10.53%) SignalR
5 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
6 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Blog
1 6 (10.53%) EqualLogic
2 5 (8.77%) Open Source
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 47 (82.46%) Windows
2 23 (40.35%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) CentOS
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) UNIX
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) DevOps
2 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) BCP
4 10 (17.54%) Data Analysis
5 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.04%) MVC
6 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.04%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 8 (14.04%) MVVM
7 7 (12.28%) Scrum
8 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.53%) SOA
8 6 (10.53%) ITIL
8 6 (10.53%) Build Automation
8 6 (10.53%) Capacity Management
8 6 (10.53%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.02%) Operations Management
10 4 (7.02%) Information Security
10 4 (7.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) C#
2 15 (26.32%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) VBScript
4 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
4 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCITP
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
3 14 (24.56%) vSphere
4 6 (10.53%) Docker
5 1 (1.75%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (31.58%) HAProxy
2 15 (26.32%) Puppet
3 13 (22.81%) WSUS
3 13 (22.81%) Backup Exec
3 13 (22.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (15.79%) SCCM
5 8 (14.04%) SCOM
5 8 (14.04%) SCVMM
6 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (85.96%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.11%) VMware
3 14 (24.56%) Citrix
4 13 (22.81%) Symantec
5 3 (5.26%) Avaya
6 2 (3.51%) Sybase
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (1.75%) Mercator
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) CommVault
7 1 (1.75%) Veritas
7 1 (1.75%) Brocade
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare,
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + health + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29500.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago