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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 180 194 248
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +54
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 756 683 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.65% 1.53% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 2.78% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 637 581 512
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
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
23914 24533 27731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.13% 54.95% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20571 21017 24504
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
City of London -2 163 £55,000 +4.76% 33
Croydon - 9 £45,000 - 1
New Malden -8 6 - - 2
Canary Wharf +16 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -12 2 £35,250 +60.22%
Harrow - 2 £40,000 -
South Croydon - 2 £62,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £28,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £57,500 - 1
Romford - 1 £31,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £40,000 - 1
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1128 (68.91%) Windows
2 828 (50.58%) Microsoft
3 634 (38.73%) Active Directory
4 580 (35.43%) VMware
5 575 (35.13%) SQL
6 541 (33.05%) Finance
7 530 (32.38%) SQL Server
8 431 (26.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 412 (25.17%) .NET
10 393 (24.01%) Linux
11 391 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
12 374 (22.85%) MS Excel
13 359 (21.93%) MS Exchange
14 331 (20.22%) C#
15 315 (19.24%) Degree
16 311 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
17 292 (17.84%) IIS
18 263 (16.07%) DNS
19 259 (15.82%) VBScript
20 258 (15.76%) ITIL
21 257 (15.70%) SCCM
22 231 (14.11%) Windows Server 2012
23 229 (13.99%) Perl
23 229 (13.99%) SharePoint
24 227 (13.87%) Citrix
25 208 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
25 208 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2010
26 207 (12.65%) Windows 7
26 207 (12.65%) SAN
27 206 (12.58%) Cisco

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 359 (21.93%) MS Exchange
2 292 (17.84%) IIS
3 229 (13.99%) SharePoint
4 208 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 118 (7.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 116 (7.09%) Lync
7 98 (5.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 88 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 76 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 67 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 66 (4.03%) Apache
12 57 (3.48%) SharePoint Server
13 39 (2.38%) Tomcat
14 33 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
15 26 (1.59%) CMS
16 24 (1.47%) NServiceBus
17 21 (1.28%) IBM Notes
18 20 (1.22%) nginx
18 20 (1.22%) Lotus Domino
19 19 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 374 (22.85%) MS Excel
2 125 (7.64%) MS Office
3 21 (1.28%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.37%) MS Project
4 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.061%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (1.71%) Endur
2 25 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.86%) Markit EDM
4 12 (0.73%) Temenos T24
5 9 (0.55%) BASE24
6 8 (0.49%) Eikon
7 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.24%) Adaptiv
8 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.12%) Tridion
8 2 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
9 1 (0.061%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 116 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (6.54%) Office 365
3 23 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (1.28%) SaaS
5 20 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (1.10%) IaaS
7 13 (0.79%) PaaS
8 6 (0.37%) GitHub
9 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.061%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 263 (16.07%) DNS
2 207 (12.65%) SAN
3 206 (12.58%) TCP/IP
4 186 (11.36%) Firewall
5 152 (9.29%) DHCP
6 75 (4.58%) VPN
7 72 (4.40%) HTTP
8 65 (3.97%) WAN
9 63 (3.85%) LAN
10 54 (3.30%) Network Security
11 53 (3.24%) Internet
12 52 (3.18%) SMTP
13 50 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
14 47 (2.87%) NAS
15 46 (2.81%) SSL
16 37 (2.26%) VoIP
17 35 (2.14%) Unified Communications
18 33 (2.02%) Wireless
19 28 (1.71%) NetScaler
20 26 (1.59%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (32.38%) SQL Server
2 175 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 87 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 61 (3.73%) MySQL
7 54 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 46 (2.81%) MongoDB
9 40 (2.44%) Relational Database
10 32 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (1.95%) NoSQL
11 30 (1.83%) Oracle Database
12 24 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.41%) QlikView
14 20 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.10%) Hadoop
15 18 (1.10%) DB2
16 17 (1.04%) Redis
17 14 (0.86%) OLAP
18 13 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 137 (8.37%) Visual Studio
2 133 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 115 (7.03%) Subversion
4 114 (6.96%) Git (software)
5 96 (5.86%) TeamCity
6 93 (5.68%) MSBuild
7 74 (4.52%) Jenkins
8 53 (3.24%) MSI
9 32 (1.95%) NUnit
10 27 (1.65%) InstallShield
11 24 (1.47%) SpecFlow
12 23 (1.41%) Moq
13 21 (1.28%) CruiseControl
13 21 (1.28%) Ant
14 19 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.98%) Metasploit
16 15 (0.92%) AdminStudio
17 14 (0.86%) Hudson
18 13 (0.79%) JIRA
19 12 (0.73%) Axure RP
General
1 541 (33.05%) Finance
2 154 (9.41%) Banking
3 89 (5.44%) Financial Institution
4 77 (4.70%) Law
5 72 (4.40%) Retail
6 51 (3.12%) Legal
7 37 (2.26%) Back Office
7 37 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 35 (2.14%) Advertising
9 32 (1.95%) Marketing
10 24 (1.47%) Publishing
11 22 (1.34%) Front Office
12 17 (1.04%) Telecoms
13 9 (0.55%) Electronics
14 7 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.37%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.18%) Games
18 1 (0.061%) Military
18 1 (0.061%) German Language
Job Titles
1 234 (14.29%) Analyst
2 216 (13.19%) Developer
3 146 (8.92%) Administrator
4 138 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 97 (5.93%) Support Engineer
6 94 (5.74%) Support Analyst
7 93 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
8 84 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
9 81 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
10 70 (4.28%) Architect
11 69 (4.22%) Applications Support
12 63 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
13 55 (3.36%) Consultant
14 54 (3.30%) Server Engineer
14 54 (3.30%) Security Engineer
15 51 (3.12%) IT Support
16 48 (2.93%) DBA
16 48 (2.93%) Senior Developer
17 47 (2.87%) .NET Developer
17 47 (2.87%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (25.17%) .NET
2 160 (9.77%) ASP.NET
3 150 (9.16%) HTML
4 134 (8.19%) CSS
5 126 (7.70%) jQuery
6 120 (7.33%) XML
7 98 (5.99%) .NET Framework
8 87 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (4.34%) WCF
10 65 (3.97%) Web Services
10 65 (3.97%) HTML5
11 52 (3.18%) JSON
12 47 (2.87%) REST
13 42 (2.57%) Ajax
14 41 (2.50%) Application Packaging
14 41 (2.50%) WPF
14 41 (2.50%) SOAP
15 40 (2.44%) Software Packaging
16 37 (2.26%) CSS3
16 37 (2.26%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 169 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (9.35%) Computer Science
3 135 (8.25%) Hedge funds
4 133 (8.12%) Clustering
5 75 (4.58%) Blackberry
6 62 (3.79%) Replication
7 47 (2.87%) Open Source
8 38 (2.32%) Mathematics
9 34 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
10 31 (1.89%) Management Information System
11 19 (1.16%) Blog
11 19 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.10%) Physics
13 17 (1.04%) Derivative
14 16 (0.98%) User Experience
15 15 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (0.92%) Firmware
16 14 (0.86%) Spread Betting
17 12 (0.73%) EqualLogic
17 12 (0.73%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1128 (68.91%) Windows
2 431 (26.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 393 (24.01%) Linux
4 231 (14.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 207 (12.65%) Windows 7
6 192 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 119 (7.27%) UNIX
8 75 (4.58%) Windows 8
9 71 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 43 (2.63%) CentOS
11 37 (2.26%) Windows XP
12 31 (1.89%) Solaris
13 28 (1.71%) Android
14 16 (0.98%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.73%) Debian
16 10 (0.61%) FreeBSD
17 7 (0.43%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.37%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.31%) Windows Vista
19 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (15.76%) ITIL
3 173 (10.57%) DevOps
4 126 (7.70%) E-Commerce
5 119 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
6 99 (6.05%) TDD
7 98 (5.99%) MVC
8 88 (5.38%) BDD
9 82 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 81 (4.95%) Migration
11 77 (4.70%) Scrum
12 71 (4.34%) Configuration Management
13 70 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
14 68 (4.15%) Asset Management
15 67 (4.09%) Release Management
16 66 (4.03%) Change Control
17 59 (3.60%) Mentoring
18 54 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
19 51 (3.12%) Unit Testing
20 50 (3.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 575 (35.13%) SQL
2 331 (20.22%) C#
3 259 (15.82%) VBScript
4 229 (13.99%) Perl
5 194 (11.85%) VB
6 186 (11.36%) Python
7 167 (10.20%) JavaScript
8 124 (7.57%) Ruby
9 118 (7.21%) Bash Shell
10 104 (6.35%) T-SQL
11 88 (5.38%) Java
12 61 (3.73%) PHP
13 54 (3.30%) C
14 46 (2.81%) C++
15 44 (2.69%) Shell Script
16 25 (1.53%) VBA
17 16 (0.98%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.67%) XAML
18 11 (0.67%) MATLAB
19 9 (0.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 315 (19.24%) Degree
2 208 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 121 (7.39%) MCSE
4 104 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 89 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 75 (4.58%) CCNA
7 49 (2.99%) MCP
8 47 (2.87%) CCNP
9 45 (2.75%) MCITP
9 45 (2.75%) MCSA
10 32 (1.95%) CISSP
11 30 (1.83%) PhD
12 25 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (1.41%) Security Cleared
14 22 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
15 21 (1.28%) CCSE
16 15 (0.92%) CCA
17 14 (0.86%) VCP5
17 14 (0.86%) CCSA
18 12 (0.73%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.64%) QA
2 29 (1.77%) SLA
3 20 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.92%) ISO 14001
6 10 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.55%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.061%) GPG13
System Software
1 634 (38.73%) Active Directory
2 391 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (8.49%) Hyper-V
4 129 (7.88%) VMware ESX
5 97 (5.93%) vSphere
6 75 (4.58%) XenApp
7 72 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
7 72 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 54 (3.30%) XenDesktop
9 47 (2.87%) VMware Workstation
10 19 (1.16%) VMware Server
11 18 (1.10%) KVM
11 18 (1.10%) UAG
12 15 (0.92%) XenServer
13 12 (0.73%) Terminal Services
13 12 (0.73%) Nmap
14 11 (0.67%) SRDF
15 10 (0.61%) Snort
16 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 8 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 257 (15.70%) SCCM
2 139 (8.49%) Puppet
3 121 (7.39%) Opscode Chef
4 111 (6.78%) SCOM
5 66 (4.03%) Nagios
6 63 (3.85%) WSUS
7 39 (2.38%) NetBackup
8 34 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 27 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
10 18 (1.10%) ZABBIX
10 18 (1.10%) SCVMM
11 17 (1.04%) Backup Exec
12 14 (0.86%) Cacti
12 14 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 13 (0.79%) Check_MK
14 12 (0.73%) SCSM
15 11 (0.67%) Salt
15 11 (0.67%) WMI
15 11 (0.67%) AppDNA
16 10 (0.61%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 828 (50.58%) Microsoft
2 580 (35.43%) VMware
3 227 (13.87%) Citrix
4 206 (12.58%) Cisco
5 161 (9.84%) HP
6 102 (6.23%) Oracle
7 99 (6.05%) Symantec
8 95 (5.80%) Red Hat
9 77 (4.70%) NetApp
10 51 (3.12%) IBM
11 47 (2.87%) CheckPoint
12 44 (2.69%) Dell
13 42 (2.57%) EMC
14 39 (2.38%) Bloomberg
15 37 (2.26%) Sitecore
16 34 (2.08%) MobileIron
17 32 (1.95%) AppSense
18 30 (1.83%) Lotus
19 29 (1.77%) Reuters
20 26 (1.59%) OpenLink
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: 16 hours ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 16 hours ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £49500 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum 20% bonus, private health care, 25 d
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Picture Staffing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Brampton Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago