The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 161 170 245
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +75
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 782 771 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.88% 1.82% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 3.36% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 632 678 411
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
PowerShell
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21079 22951 24772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.80% 54.32% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18205 19349 21624
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in London

PowerShell
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the London region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in London

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in London

PowerShell
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
City of London -16 194 £52,500 +5.00% 25
Croydon - 12 £55,000 - 1
Mayfair 0 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £65,000 +44.44% 2
New Malden - 3 £52,500 -
Romford - 3 £32,500 -
Enfield - 3 £27,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £62,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £55,000 -
Westminster - 1 £42,500 -
Bromley - 1 £41,500 - 3
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Wembley - 1 £25,000 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1097 (71.56%) Windows
2 816 (53.23%) Microsoft
3 662 (43.18%) Active Directory
4 592 (38.62%) VMware
5 543 (35.42%) SQL
6 465 (30.33%) SQL Server
7 434 (28.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 433 (28.25%) MS Excel
9 408 (26.61%) Finance
10 406 (26.48%) .NET
11 386 (25.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 375 (24.46%) Linux
13 366 (23.87%) MS Exchange
14 300 (19.57%) C#
15 298 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 293 (19.11%) Citrix
17 284 (18.53%) Agile Software Development
18 267 (17.42%) SCCM
19 264 (17.22%) DNS
20 263 (17.16%) ITIL
21 255 (16.63%) IIS
21 255 (16.63%) SharePoint
22 231 (15.07%) SAN
23 230 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
24 223 (14.55%) Perl
25 215 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
26 211 (13.76%) Degree
27 196 (12.79%) Windows 7
28 183 (11.94%) Python
29 182 (11.87%) Microsoft Certification

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 366 (23.87%) MS Exchange
2 255 (16.63%) IIS
2 255 (16.63%) SharePoint
3 230 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 110 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 110 (7.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 100 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 94 (6.13%) Lync
7 73 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 53 (3.46%) Apache
9 51 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 49 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 42 (2.74%) nginx
12 27 (1.76%) CMS
13 24 (1.57%) Tomcat
13 24 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
14 21 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
15 20 (1.30%) IBM Notes
15 20 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (1.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 433 (28.25%) MS Excel
2 177 (11.55%) MS Office
3 38 (2.48%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.39%) HipChat
6 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.13%) MS Project
8 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (1.89%) Endur
2 28 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.04%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.65%) Sophis RISQUE
4 10 (0.65%) Eikon
5 7 (0.46%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.33%) BASE24
8 4 (0.26%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.20%) Adaptiv
9 3 (0.20%) Summit
10 2 (0.13%) Tridion
10 2 (0.13%) Agresso
11 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.065%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 215 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 146 (9.52%) Office 365
3 64 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (2.94%) IaaS
5 39 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.70%) SaaS
7 16 (1.04%) PaaS
8 12 (0.78%) GitHub
9 7 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.33%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.33%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.26%) Yammer
12 2 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.065%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 264 (17.22%) DNS
2 231 (15.07%) SAN
3 169 (11.02%) Firewall
4 155 (10.11%) DHCP
5 128 (8.35%) TCP/IP
6 102 (6.65%) Internet
7 84 (5.48%) WAN
8 80 (5.22%) LAN
9 75 (4.89%) VPN
10 61 (3.98%) iSCSI
11 57 (3.72%) NetScaler
12 47 (3.07%) SSL
13 41 (2.67%) VLAN
14 39 (2.54%) HTTP
15 37 (2.41%) Network Security
16 33 (2.15%) VoIP
17 32 (2.09%) Intranet
17 32 (2.09%) NAS
18 29 (1.89%) SMTP
19 27 (1.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (30.33%) SQL Server
2 116 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (5.74%) MySQL
5 85 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 67 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 54 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (2.54%) NoSQL
9 37 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (2.28%) Relational Database
11 32 (2.09%) Oracle Database
12 30 (1.96%) Hadoop
13 28 (1.83%) MongoDB
14 22 (1.44%) OLAP
15 20 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
15 20 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (1.24%) QlikView
17 18 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
18 17 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
19 16 (1.04%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 137 (8.94%) Visual Studio
2 104 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 101 (6.59%) TeamCity
4 85 (5.54%) Git (software)
5 56 (3.65%) Jenkins
6 50 (3.26%) MSBuild
7 39 (2.54%) Subversion
8 32 (2.09%) SpecFlow
9 23 (1.50%) JIRA
10 22 (1.44%) MSI
11 18 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (0.91%) Psake
13 11 (0.72%) Selenium
14 10 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 10 (0.65%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.65%) NUnit
14 10 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (0.52%) AdminStudio
15 8 (0.52%) CruiseControl
16 7 (0.46%) Mercurial
General
1 408 (26.61%) Finance
2 182 (11.87%) Banking
3 75 (4.89%) Investment Banking
4 54 (3.52%) Financial Institution
5 48 (3.13%) Front Office
6 47 (3.07%) Retail
7 46 (3.00%) Law
8 43 (2.80%) Back Office
9 37 (2.41%) Marketing
10 29 (1.89%) Telecoms
11 26 (1.70%) Advertising
12 24 (1.57%) Legal
13 12 (0.78%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.59%) Electronics
15 6 (0.39%) Billing
15 6 (0.39%) Publishing
16 5 (0.33%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.26%) Games
17 4 (0.26%) German Language
18 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 202 (13.18%) Analyst
2 190 (12.39%) Developer
3 140 (9.13%) Administrator
4 105 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 101 (6.59%) DBA
6 100 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 97 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
8 96 (6.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 93 (6.07%) Support Engineer
10 82 (5.35%) SQL DBA
11 80 (5.22%) Support Analyst
12 76 (4.96%) Consultant
13 71 (4.63%) IT Support
14 63 (4.11%) SharePoint Developer
15 58 (3.78%) Server Engineer
16 56 (3.65%) Architect
17 53 (3.46%) Applications Support
18 45 (2.94%) Desktop Support
18 45 (2.94%) Network Engineer
19 40 (2.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (26.48%) .NET
2 136 (8.87%) ASP.NET
3 123 (8.02%) HTML
4 107 (6.98%) jQuery
5 106 (6.91%) CSS
6 72 (4.70%) XML
7 59 (3.85%) HTML5
8 58 (3.78%) .NET Framework
9 54 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (3.33%) Web Services
11 47 (3.07%) REST
12 42 (2.74%) SOAP
13 41 (2.67%) Application Packaging
14 39 (2.54%) Ajax
15 37 (2.41%) Software Packaging
15 37 (2.41%) WCF
16 36 (2.35%) MSMQ
16 36 (2.35%) XHTML
17 29 (1.89%) JSON
18 27 (1.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 155 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (8.09%) Hedge funds
3 117 (7.63%) Clustering
4 115 (7.50%) Replication
5 107 (6.98%) Blackberry
6 93 (6.07%) Computer Science
7 46 (3.00%) Open Source
8 43 (2.80%) User Experience
9 42 (2.74%) Management Information System
10 41 (2.67%) Mobile App
11 31 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
12 26 (1.70%) Thin Client
12 26 (1.70%) Fat Client
13 25 (1.63%) Mathematics
14 15 (0.98%) EqualLogic
15 14 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
15 14 (0.91%) Physics
16 13 (0.85%) iPhone
16 13 (0.85%) Blog
16 13 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1097 (71.56%) Windows
2 386 (25.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 375 (24.46%) Linux
4 298 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 196 (12.79%) Windows 7
6 140 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (4.11%) Windows 8
8 59 (3.85%) UNIX
9 58 (3.78%) Windows XP
10 43 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (2.35%) CentOS
12 32 (2.09%) Android
13 20 (1.30%) Mac OS X
14 19 (1.24%) Apple iOS
15 18 (1.17%) Ubuntu
16 15 (0.98%) Debian
17 12 (0.78%) Windows Phone
18 11 (0.72%) Windows 2000
19 9 (0.59%) Windows Vista
20 6 (0.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (18.53%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (17.16%) ITIL
3 158 (10.31%) DevOps
4 122 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (7.44%) Migration
6 101 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 96 (6.26%) E-Commerce
8 92 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 80 (5.22%) TDD
10 77 (5.02%) BDD
11 76 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
12 73 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 70 (4.57%) Configuration Management
14 65 (4.24%) Web Development
15 63 (4.11%) MVC
16 58 (3.78%) Test Automation
17 57 (3.72%) Change Management
17 57 (3.72%) Scrum
18 55 (3.59%) Mentoring
19 54 (3.52%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 543 (35.42%) SQL
2 300 (19.57%) C#
3 223 (14.55%) Perl
4 183 (11.94%) Python
5 160 (10.44%) JavaScript
6 152 (9.92%) VBScript
7 110 (7.18%) VB
8 109 (7.11%) Bash Shell
9 107 (6.98%) T-SQL
10 95 (6.20%) Java
10 95 (6.20%) Ruby
11 54 (3.52%) PHP
12 34 (2.22%) Shell Script
13 27 (1.76%) C
14 22 (1.44%) VBA
15 20 (1.30%) C++
16 13 (0.85%) F#
17 7 (0.46%) Korn
17 7 (0.46%) Scala
18 6 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 211 (13.76%) Degree
2 182 (11.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 92 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 86 (5.61%) MCSE
5 74 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (4.44%) MCP
7 57 (3.72%) CCNA
8 55 (3.59%) Citrix Certification
9 46 (3.00%) MCSA
10 42 (2.74%) MCITP
11 34 (2.22%) CCNP
12 28 (1.83%) CCA
13 26 (1.70%) CCIA
14 24 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
15 23 (1.50%) AWS Certification
16 21 (1.37%) Security Cleared
17 18 (1.17%) PhD
17 18 (1.17%) RHCE
18 11 (0.72%) SC Cleared
18 11 (0.72%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.09%) QA
2 25 (1.63%) SLA
3 24 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.50%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.33%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.26%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 662 (43.18%) Active Directory
2 434 (28.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 181 (11.81%) XenApp
4 176 (11.48%) Hyper-V
5 128 (8.35%) vSphere
6 103 (6.72%) VMware ESXi
7 91 (5.94%) VMware ESX
8 78 (5.09%) XenDesktop
9 70 (4.57%) Microsoft App-V
10 47 (3.07%) VMware Workstation
11 29 (1.89%) VMware Server
12 25 (1.63%) Terminal Services
13 18 (1.17%) NFS
13 18 (1.17%) XenServer
14 17 (1.11%) KVM
15 16 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 15 (0.98%) Terminal Server
17 11 (0.72%) UAG
18 9 (0.59%) Varnish
19 7 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 267 (17.42%) SCCM
2 123 (8.02%) SCOM
3 122 (7.96%) Puppet
4 118 (7.70%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (3.33%) Nagios
6 40 (2.61%) WMI
7 37 (2.41%) ZABBIX
8 30 (1.96%) XenMobile
9 28 (1.83%) Graphite
10 27 (1.76%) SCOrch
10 27 (1.76%) Tivoli
11 26 (1.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 25 (1.63%) logstash
13 21 (1.37%) Cacti
13 21 (1.37%) Kibana
14 20 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 20 (1.30%) Vagrant
15 17 (1.11%) WSUS
16 16 (1.04%) NetBackup
17 11 (0.72%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 816 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 592 (38.62%) VMware
3 293 (19.11%) Citrix
4 166 (10.83%) Cisco
5 123 (8.02%) HP
6 96 (6.26%) NetApp
7 84 (5.48%) Oracle
8 79 (5.15%) Red Hat
9 75 (4.89%) EMC
10 56 (3.65%) Dell
11 49 (3.20%) Symantec
12 36 (2.35%) Google
12 36 (2.35%) Telerik
12 36 (2.35%) New Relic
13 32 (2.09%) IBM
14 31 (2.02%) F5
15 29 (1.89%) Lotus
16 28 (1.83%) OpenLink
17 27 (1.76%) Riverbed
18 26 (1.70%) AppSense
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
KPRS
Salary: £40,000 per annum ++ Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 20% non-contributory pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
HCML
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago