The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 190 285 285
Rank change year-on-year
+95 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 302 160 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 0.75% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 1.54% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 209 121 163
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10005 10397 11445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.40% 48.91% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8360 9167 10184
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in the South East

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in the South East

PowerShell
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Berkshire +75 118 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Surrey +46 85 £47,500 +25.82% 6
Hampshire -5 39 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Buckinghamshire +6 24 £40,500 +26.56% 5
Oxfordshire +18 16 £29,500 +15.68% 2
Kent +5 13 £50,000 +8.10% 6
M4 Corridor - 6 £75,000 -
East Sussex -25 4 £35,000 -12.50%
West Sussex -15 3 £37,500 -18.03%
Sussex +3 1 £60,000 +50.00%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 389 (70.99%) Windows
2 355 (64.78%) Microsoft
3 284 (51.82%) Active Directory
4 270 (49.27%) SQL
5 250 (45.62%) VMware
6 210 (38.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 203 (37.04%) SQL Server
8 193 (35.22%) Citrix
9 182 (33.21%) SharePoint
10 175 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 148 (27.01%) IIS
11 148 (27.01%) MS Excel
12 145 (26.46%) Hyper-V
13 141 (25.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 136 (24.82%) Security Cleared
15 129 (23.54%) DNS
16 127 (23.18%) MS Exchange
16 127 (23.18%) Finance
17 124 (22.63%) Windows 7
18 123 (22.45%) SC Cleared
19 115 (20.99%) VBScript
20 112 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
21 106 (19.34%) Oracle
22 98 (17.88%) .NET
23 94 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
24 93 (16.97%) SharePoint 2010
25 92 (16.79%) C#
26 89 (16.24%) Linux
26 89 (16.24%) DHCP
27 83 (15.15%) Firewall

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 182 (33.21%) SharePoint
2 148 (27.01%) IIS
3 127 (23.18%) MS Exchange
4 93 (16.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 75 (13.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 74 (13.50%) Apache
7 60 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 51 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 50 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 25 (4.56%) Lync
10 25 (4.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2000
12 18 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
13 13 (2.37%) CMS
13 13 (2.37%) MS Project Server
14 11 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (1.82%) Umbraco
15 10 (1.82%) Live Communications Server
16 8 (1.46%) WebSphere
16 8 (1.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 148 (27.01%) MS Excel
2 44 (8.03%) MS Office
3 15 (2.74%) InfoPath
4 7 (1.28%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.73%) Agresso
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.74%) Office 365
3 14 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.09%) SaaS
5 5 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.55%) GitHub
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.36%) Route 53
7 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (23.54%) DNS
2 89 (16.24%) DHCP
3 83 (15.15%) Firewall
4 70 (12.77%) SAN
5 52 (9.49%) TCP/IP
6 30 (5.47%) Internet
7 25 (4.56%) WAN
7 25 (4.56%) Network Security
8 21 (3.83%) LAN
8 21 (3.83%) LDAP
9 19 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (2.92%) NAS
11 15 (2.74%) Wireless
11 15 (2.74%) iSCSI
11 15 (2.74%) VLAN
12 14 (2.55%) IP Telephony
13 13 (2.37%) IPv4
13 13 (2.37%) VPN
14 12 (2.19%) Cisco IPT
15 10 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 74 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 62 (11.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (8.58%) EDRMS
5 43 (7.85%) IDOL
6 40 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (7.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (4.20%) MySQL
12 17 (3.10%) OLAP
13 15 (2.74%) Oracle Database
14 14 (2.55%) Relational Database
15 13 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (1.82%) MS Access
17 9 (1.64%) Big Data
18 8 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
19 7 (1.28%) PerformancePoint
19 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 74 (13.50%) Visual Studio
2 65 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (5.66%) MSBuild
4 24 (4.38%) Subversion
4 24 (4.38%) MSI
5 21 (3.83%) NuGet
6 20 (3.65%) WiX
7 19 (3.47%) MSTest
7 19 (3.47%) Jenkins
7 19 (3.47%) Ranorex
7 19 (3.47%) NUnit
8 18 (3.28%) Git (software)
9 9 (1.64%) Ant
10 7 (1.28%) dbdeploy
10 7 (1.28%) AdminStudio
11 6 (1.09%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.91%) Hudson
12 5 (0.91%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 127 (23.18%) Finance
2 54 (9.85%) Telecoms
3 48 (8.76%) Retail
4 15 (2.74%) Banking
5 13 (2.37%) Publishing
6 8 (1.46%) Law
7 7 (1.28%) Marketing
8 6 (1.09%) French Language
8 6 (1.09%) German Language
9 5 (0.91%) Games
10 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.73%) Legal
10 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 89 (16.24%) Developer
2 71 (12.96%) Support Engineer
3 46 (8.39%) Administrator
4 43 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 42 (7.66%) SharePoint Developer
6 41 (7.48%) Consultant
7 39 (7.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 39 (7.12%) DBA
8 36 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
9 33 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 33 (6.02%) Integration Engineer
10 31 (5.66%) Analyst
11 30 (5.47%) SQL DBA
12 24 (4.38%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.20%) .NET Developer
14 21 (3.83%) SQL Server DBA
15 20 (3.65%) Wintel Consultant
16 19 (3.47%) Automation Engineer
17 18 (3.28%) C# Developer
18 17 (3.10%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (17.88%) .NET
2 69 (12.59%) HTML
3 59 (10.77%) CSS
4 48 (8.76%) Web Services
5 45 (8.21%) XML
6 34 (6.20%) WCF
7 26 (4.74%) ASP.NET
8 20 (3.65%) X-Windows
9 18 (3.28%) .NET Framework
10 16 (2.92%) HTML5
11 15 (2.74%) WPF
11 15 (2.74%) jQuery
12 14 (2.55%) Ajax
13 11 (2.01%) REST
13 11 (2.01%) CSS3
13 11 (2.01%) Application Packaging
13 11 (2.01%) Silverlight
14 6 (1.09%) WinForms
15 5 (0.91%) AngularJS
15 5 (0.91%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.05%) Clustering
2 51 (9.31%) Statistics
3 34 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.66%) Blackberry
5 27 (4.93%) Management Information System
6 24 (4.38%) Replication
7 22 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.74%) Thin Client
8 15 (2.74%) Fat Client
9 11 (2.01%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.82%) Open Source
11 7 (1.28%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.91%) Social Media
12 5 (0.91%) User Experience
12 5 (0.91%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.91%) CMDB
13 4 (0.73%) PKI
14 3 (0.55%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.55%) Life Science
14 3 (0.55%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 389 (70.99%) Windows
2 175 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 141 (25.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 124 (22.63%) Windows 7
5 112 (20.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (16.24%) Linux
7 48 (8.76%) Windows XP
8 40 (7.30%) Windows 8
9 39 (7.12%) UNIX
10 17 (3.10%) Windows Vista
11 13 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (2.37%) Solaris
12 10 (1.82%) CentOS
13 8 (1.46%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.73%) SUSE
15 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.36%) VMS
16 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.36%) Debian
17 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (13.87%) ITIL
3 66 (12.04%) Workflow
4 59 (10.77%) Incident Management
5 58 (10.58%) Mentoring
6 46 (8.39%) Coaching
7 44 (8.03%) DevOps
8 38 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (6.57%) Migration
11 35 (6.39%) MVC
11 35 (6.39%) Time Management
12 32 (5.84%) Project Management
13 31 (5.66%) PRINCE2
14 28 (5.11%) Change Control
15 25 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (4.01%) OO
16 22 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (3.10%) Configuration Management
18 16 (2.92%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 270 (49.27%) SQL
2 115 (20.99%) VBScript
3 92 (16.79%) C#
4 81 (14.78%) JavaScript
5 71 (12.96%) VB
6 48 (8.76%) T-SQL
7 39 (7.12%) Python
8 32 (5.84%) Java
9 31 (5.66%) Perl
10 29 (5.29%) Ruby
11 20 (3.65%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.92%) C++
13 12 (2.19%) PHP
14 10 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.64%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.28%) VBA
17 4 (0.73%) Delphi
18 2 (0.36%) C
18 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
19 1 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 136 (24.82%) Security Cleared
2 123 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 82 (14.96%) DV Cleared
4 60 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (8.58%) Degree
6 33 (6.02%) MCP
7 27 (4.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (4.56%) MCSE
9 20 (3.65%) CCNA
9 20 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (3.47%) MCITP
11 14 (2.55%) MCDBA
12 11 (2.01%) MCSA
13 9 (1.64%) CCNP
13 9 (1.64%) MCTS
14 4 (0.73%) MCSD
14 4 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.73%) GIAC
14 4 (0.73%) ISACA
15 3 (0.55%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.83%) SLA
2 17 (3.10%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.09%) QA
4 6 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.91%) COBIT
6 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.36%) GPG13
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 284 (51.82%) Active Directory
2 210 (38.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (26.46%) Hyper-V
4 71 (12.96%) XenApp
5 59 (10.77%) vSphere
6 49 (8.94%) ISA Server
7 37 (6.75%) VMware ESX
8 28 (5.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 25 (4.56%) XenDesktop
10 20 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (3.10%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.28%) Terminal Server
12 7 (1.28%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.09%) Firmware
13 6 (1.09%) XenServer
14 5 (0.91%) vCloud
14 5 (0.91%) Xen
15 4 (0.73%) Samba
15 4 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.73%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 76 (13.87%) SCCM
2 69 (12.59%) NetBackup
3 41 (7.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 31 (5.66%) Puppet
5 30 (5.47%) SCVMM
6 24 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (3.65%) WSUS
8 16 (2.92%) SCOM
8 16 (2.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (1.82%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 10 (1.82%) Unicenter
9 10 (1.82%) Netcool
10 8 (1.46%) Nagios
11 7 (1.28%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.91%) MOM
12 5 (0.91%) OpenView
12 5 (0.91%) WMI
13 4 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.36%) AppManager
Vendors
1 355 (64.78%) Microsoft
2 250 (45.62%) VMware
3 193 (35.22%) Citrix
4 106 (19.34%) Oracle
5 81 (14.78%) Cisco
6 62 (11.31%) Veritas
6 62 (11.31%) Meridio
7 46 (8.39%) Fujitsu
8 32 (5.84%) HP
9 28 (5.11%) Symantec
10 17 (3.10%) Dell
11 16 (2.92%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.74%) Juniper
13 14 (2.55%) EMC
13 14 (2.55%) NetApp
14 13 (2.37%) NetIQ
15 11 (2.01%) F5
15 11 (2.01%) Veeam
16 10 (1.82%) IBM
16 10 (1.82%) TOWER Software
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: 15% BONUS + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus a 15% Flexible Benifits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum GBP 25 - 30K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + + bonus + exceptional pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 20 days ago