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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 166 181 253
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +72
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 782 781 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.77% 1.72% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 3.16% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 651 698 421
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
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
22608 24693 26042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.05% 54.39% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19612 20949 22895
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 £35,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +10 220 £54,000 -6.08% 29
Croydon - 13 £55,000 - 2
New Malden - 9 £52,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames -1 2 £30,500 -13.47%
Hammersmith -12 2 £37,500 +11.11%
Mayfair - 1 £50,000 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
Westminster - 1 £42,500 -
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £21,000 -
Bromley - 1 £41,500 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1055 (69.00%) Windows
2 762 (49.84%) Microsoft
3 616 (40.29%) Active Directory
4 577 (37.74%) VMware
5 551 (36.04%) SQL
6 482 (31.52%) SQL Server
7 430 (28.12%) Finance
8 416 (27.21%) .NET
9 395 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 392 (25.64%) MS Excel
11 388 (25.38%) Linux
12 376 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 333 (21.78%) MS Exchange
14 319 (20.86%) C#
15 304 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
16 269 (17.59%) ITIL
17 263 (17.20%) IIS
18 258 (16.87%) Citrix
19 250 (16.35%) DNS
20 241 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
21 239 (15.63%) SCCM
22 224 (14.65%) SharePoint
23 223 (14.58%) Perl
23 223 (14.58%) Degree
24 214 (14.00%) SAN
25 208 (13.60%) Python
26 201 (13.15%) Exchange Server 2010
27 178 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
28 177 (11.58%) VBScript
29 174 (11.38%) Windows 7

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 333 (21.78%) MS Exchange
2 263 (17.20%) IIS
3 224 (14.65%) SharePoint
4 201 (13.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 103 (6.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 95 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 91 (5.95%) Lync
8 88 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 70 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 58 (3.79%) Apache
11 49 (3.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 44 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
13 39 (2.55%) CMS
14 33 (2.16%) nginx
15 31 (2.03%) Tomcat
16 27 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
17 23 (1.50%) IBM Notes
18 19 (1.24%) Office Communications Server
19 17 (1.11%) OpenStack
20 15 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 392 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 160 (10.46%) MS Office
3 32 (2.09%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.065%) MS Project
6 1 (0.065%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (2.22%) Endur
2 33 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.65%) Eikon
4 9 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.52%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.33%) Adaptiv
7 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.26%) BASE24
7 4 (0.26%) Fredhopper
8 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.20%) Summit
8 3 (0.20%) Sophis RISQUE
8 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.13%) Tridion
9 2 (0.13%) Agresso
9 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.065%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 178 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (8.31%) Office 365
3 45 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (2.42%) IaaS
6 21 (1.37%) SaaS
7 12 (0.78%) PaaS
8 6 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.33%) GitHub
10 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.20%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.065%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.065%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 250 (16.35%) DNS
2 214 (14.00%) SAN
3 156 (10.20%) Firewall
4 143 (9.35%) DHCP
5 138 (9.03%) TCP/IP
6 86 (5.62%) Internet
7 72 (4.71%) WAN
8 70 (4.58%) VPN
9 69 (4.51%) LAN
10 56 (3.66%) SSL
11 51 (3.34%) NetScaler
12 45 (2.94%) HTTP
13 41 (2.68%) iSCSI
14 38 (2.49%) VLAN
15 37 (2.42%) Network Security
16 33 (2.16%) Cisco IOS
17 31 (2.03%) Intranet
18 29 (1.90%) VoIP
18 29 (1.90%) Wireless
19 27 (1.77%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (31.52%) SQL Server
2 136 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 92 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (4.97%) MySQL
6 75 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 44 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 41 (2.68%) Relational Database
10 39 (2.55%) MongoDB
11 35 (2.29%) NoSQL
12 33 (2.16%) Oracle Database
13 29 (1.90%) Hadoop
14 26 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (1.64%) OLAP
16 19 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (1.18%) RDBMS
18 15 (0.98%) OLTP
18 15 (0.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 140 (9.16%) Visual Studio
2 114 (7.46%) TeamCity
3 107 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 100 (6.54%) Git (software)
5 69 (4.51%) Subversion
6 67 (4.38%) MSBuild
7 65 (4.25%) Jenkins
8 35 (2.29%) SpecFlow
9 25 (1.64%) MSI
10 18 (1.18%) InstallShield
10 18 (1.18%) NUnit
11 16 (1.05%) JIRA
11 16 (1.05%) AdminStudio
11 16 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (0.85%) Mercurial
13 12 (0.78%) Selenium
14 10 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (0.59%) CruiseControl
15 9 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 9 (0.59%) Ant
General
1 430 (28.12%) Finance
2 153 (10.01%) Banking
3 72 (4.71%) Financial Institution
4 68 (4.45%) Investment Banking
5 43 (2.81%) Front Office
6 41 (2.68%) Retail
7 40 (2.62%) Law
8 38 (2.49%) Back Office
9 32 (2.09%) Marketing
10 30 (1.96%) Advertising
11 25 (1.64%) Legal
11 25 (1.64%) Telecoms
12 16 (1.05%) Publishing
13 10 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.65%) Aerospace
13 10 (0.65%) Electronics
14 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.20%) Games
16 2 (0.13%) Military
17 1 (0.065%) Billing
Job Titles
1 223 (14.58%) Developer
2 188 (12.30%) Analyst
3 131 (8.57%) Administrator
4 101 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
5 97 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 96 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 94 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
8 85 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 83 (5.43%) Support Analyst
10 76 (4.97%) DBA
11 66 (4.32%) Consultant
12 65 (4.25%) IT Support
13 64 (4.19%) SharePoint Developer
14 61 (3.99%) SQL DBA
15 55 (3.60%) Network Engineer
15 55 (3.60%) Applications Support
16 52 (3.40%) Server Engineer
17 47 (3.07%) Architect
18 46 (3.01%) Senior Developer
19 41 (2.68%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (27.21%) .NET
2 152 (9.94%) ASP.NET
3 129 (8.44%) HTML
4 117 (7.65%) jQuery
5 109 (7.13%) CSS
6 80 (5.23%) XML
7 75 (4.91%) .NET Framework
8 69 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (4.12%) HTML5
10 54 (3.53%) Web Services
11 52 (3.40%) Application Packaging
12 42 (2.75%) WCF
13 39 (2.55%) REST
14 37 (2.42%) MSMQ
14 37 (2.42%) Ajax
15 35 (2.29%) Software Packaging
16 32 (2.09%) JSON
17 31 (2.03%) SOAP
18 30 (1.96%) XHTML
19 21 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 155 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (8.24%) Clustering
3 116 (7.59%) Hedge funds
4 96 (6.28%) Computer Science
5 91 (5.95%) Blackberry
6 88 (5.76%) Replication
7 50 (3.27%) Open Source
8 39 (2.55%) User Experience
8 39 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 36 (2.35%) Mathematics
10 31 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
11 26 (1.70%) Mobile App
12 22 (1.44%) Physics
13 14 (0.92%) Thin Client
13 14 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.92%) Fat Client
14 13 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.85%) Data Extraction
14 13 (0.85%) EqualLogic
14 13 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1055 (69.00%) Windows
2 388 (25.38%) Linux
3 376 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 241 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 174 (11.38%) Windows 7
6 143 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (4.05%) UNIX
8 61 (3.99%) Windows 8
9 52 (3.40%) CentOS
10 50 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 50 (3.27%) Windows XP
11 23 (1.50%) Android
12 20 (1.31%) Mac OS X
13 18 (1.18%) Debian
14 12 (0.78%) Ubuntu
14 12 (0.78%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.72%) Windows 2000
16 10 (0.65%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.59%) Windows Vista
18 7 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (17.59%) ITIL
3 173 (11.31%) DevOps
4 136 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 110 (7.19%) E-Commerce
6 105 (6.87%) Migration
7 90 (5.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 90 (5.89%) BDD
8 86 (5.62%) TDD
9 84 (5.49%) MVC
10 83 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 75 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
12 64 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
13 62 (4.05%) Test Automation
14 61 (3.99%) Configuration Management
14 61 (3.99%) Scrum
15 58 (3.79%) Web Development
16 56 (3.66%) Workflow
16 56 (3.66%) Asset Management
16 56 (3.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 551 (36.04%) SQL
2 319 (20.86%) C#
3 223 (14.58%) Perl
4 208 (13.60%) Python
5 177 (11.58%) VBScript
6 171 (11.18%) JavaScript
7 131 (8.57%) VB
8 118 (7.72%) Bash Shell
9 105 (6.87%) Ruby
10 100 (6.54%) T-SQL
11 95 (6.21%) Java
12 67 (4.38%) PHP
13 48 (3.14%) C
14 40 (2.62%) Shell Script
15 36 (2.35%) C++
16 17 (1.11%) VBA
17 14 (0.92%) Scala
18 12 (0.78%) F#
19 8 (0.52%) VB.NET
20 7 (0.46%) Korn
Qualifications
1 223 (14.58%) Degree
2 169 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 96 (6.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 78 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (4.97%) MCSE
6 57 (3.73%) CCNA
7 56 (3.66%) MCP
8 46 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
9 44 (2.88%) MCSA
10 41 (2.68%) CCNP
11 33 (2.16%) MCITP
12 27 (1.77%) Security Cleared
13 26 (1.70%) PhD
14 24 (1.57%) CCA
15 21 (1.37%) CCIA
16 18 (1.18%) CISSP
16 18 (1.18%) RHCE
17 17 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
18 16 (1.05%) AWS Certification
19 13 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.17%) QA
2 30 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (1.90%) SLA
4 23 (1.50%) ISO 9001
5 17 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.92%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.26%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.065%) GPG13
System Software
1 616 (40.29%) Active Directory
2 395 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 164 (10.73%) Hyper-V
4 136 (8.89%) XenApp
5 124 (8.11%) vSphere
6 100 (6.54%) VMware ESX
7 98 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
8 74 (4.84%) XenDesktop
9 62 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
10 51 (3.34%) VMware Workstation
11 23 (1.50%) VMware Server
12 20 (1.31%) KVM
13 15 (0.98%) XenServer
13 15 (0.98%) Terminal Services
14 12 (0.78%) Terminal Server
15 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 10 (0.65%) NFS
16 10 (0.65%) UAG
17 9 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
18 8 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 239 (15.63%) SCCM
2 133 (8.70%) Puppet
3 130 (8.50%) Opscode Chef
4 111 (7.26%) SCOM
5 55 (3.60%) Nagios
6 30 (1.96%) WMI
7 28 (1.83%) SCOrch
8 26 (1.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 25 (1.64%) ZABBIX
10 23 (1.50%) XenMobile
10 23 (1.50%) Graphite
11 21 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 21 (1.37%) WSUS
12 20 (1.31%) Tivoli
12 20 (1.31%) logstash
13 19 (1.24%) Cacti
14 17 (1.11%) NetBackup
14 17 (1.11%) Kibana
15 15 (0.98%) Vagrant
16 13 (0.85%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 762 (49.84%) Microsoft
2 577 (37.74%) VMware
3 258 (16.87%) Citrix
4 172 (11.25%) Cisco
5 128 (8.37%) HP
6 88 (5.76%) Red Hat
7 80 (5.23%) Oracle
8 79 (5.17%) NetApp
9 60 (3.92%) Symantec
10 59 (3.86%) EMC
11 48 (3.14%) Dell
12 36 (2.35%) IBM
13 32 (2.09%) OpenLink
14 31 (2.03%) Lotus
15 30 (1.96%) Telerik
16 27 (1.77%) F5
17 26 (1.70%) New Relic
18 25 (1.64%) CheckPoint
19 23 (1.50%) Sitecore
20 22 (1.44%) Splunk
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Health Insurance / 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago