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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 211 275 259
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 271 158 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 0.75% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.62% 1.54% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 191 122 171
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
10359 10266 11544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.14% 48.86% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8681 9032 10317
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 16 September 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 16 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
Berkshire +68 118 £35,000 -9.67% 11
Surrey +31 66 £47,500 +20.25% 10
Hampshire -7 39 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 23 £41,000 +26.15% 5
Oxfordshire +17 15 £50,000 +76.99% 2
Kent -2 4 £32,250 -24.11% 5
West Sussex -17 4 £41,250 -6.25% 1
East Sussex -26 4 £35,000 -12.50%
M4 Corridor - 4 £68,750 -
Sussex +4 1 £60,000 +50.00%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 380 (71.29%) Windows
2 346 (64.92%) Microsoft
3 271 (50.84%) Active Directory
4 252 (47.28%) SQL
5 241 (45.22%) VMware
6 196 (36.77%) SQL Server
7 195 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 176 (33.02%) Citrix
9 170 (31.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 169 (31.71%) SharePoint
11 144 (27.02%) MS Excel
12 143 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 139 (26.08%) Security Cleared
14 135 (25.33%) IIS
15 134 (25.14%) Hyper-V
16 127 (23.83%) SC Cleared
17 126 (23.64%) MS Exchange
18 124 (23.26%) DNS
19 120 (22.51%) Windows 7
20 116 (21.76%) Finance
21 108 (20.26%) Windows Server 2012
22 106 (19.89%) .NET
23 100 (18.76%) VBScript
24 97 (18.20%) Oracle
25 94 (17.64%) C#
26 91 (17.07%) Linux
27 90 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
28 86 (16.14%) DHCP
29 85 (15.95%) Cisco
29 85 (15.95%) DV Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 169 (31.71%) SharePoint
2 135 (25.33%) IIS
3 126 (23.64%) MS Exchange
4 84 (15.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 76 (14.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 68 (12.76%) Apache
7 55 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 52 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 45 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (5.07%) Lync
11 23 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 20 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2000
13 16 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
14 13 (2.44%) CMS
15 11 (2.06%) MS Project Server
16 10 (1.88%) Live Communications Server
16 10 (1.88%) Umbraco
17 8 (1.50%) WebSphere
17 8 (1.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 144 (27.02%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.88%) MS Office
3 14 (2.63%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.94%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.38%) Agresso
5 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.19%) Office 365
2 31 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.50%) SaaS
5 5 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.75%) GitHub
7 3 (0.56%) PaaS
7 3 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.38%) Route 53
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (23.26%) DNS
2 86 (16.14%) DHCP
3 81 (15.20%) Firewall
4 74 (13.88%) SAN
5 53 (9.94%) TCP/IP
6 24 (4.50%) Network Security
7 23 (4.32%) Internet
8 22 (4.13%) LDAP
9 21 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (3.75%) IP Telephony
10 20 (3.75%) WAN
11 18 (3.38%) VPN
12 17 (3.19%) LAN
12 17 (3.19%) VLAN
13 16 (3.00%) NAS
14 15 (2.81%) Cisco IPT
15 14 (2.63%) iSCSI
15 14 (2.63%) Wireless
16 12 (2.25%) IPv4
17 10 (1.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (36.77%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (11.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (7.88%) EDRMS
5 41 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (7.13%) IDOL
7 35 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (4.88%) MySQL
10 23 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (3.56%) OLAP
12 18 (3.38%) Relational Database
13 12 (2.25%) Big Data
14 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.88%) MS Access
16 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (1.50%) RDBMS
18 7 (1.31%) NoSQL
19 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 65 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 57 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (5.44%) MSBuild
4 25 (4.69%) MSI
5 21 (3.94%) Subversion
5 21 (3.94%) Jenkins
6 19 (3.56%) Git (software)
7 17 (3.19%) NuGet
8 15 (2.81%) WiX
9 14 (2.63%) MSTest
9 14 (2.63%) Ranorex
9 14 (2.63%) NUnit
10 7 (1.31%) dbdeploy
10 7 (1.31%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.13%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.13%) Ant
12 4 (0.75%) Hudson
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.56%) AdminStudio
13 3 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 116 (21.76%) Finance
2 52 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 46 (8.63%) Retail
4 11 (2.06%) Publishing
5 8 (1.50%) Law
6 7 (1.31%) Games
6 7 (1.31%) Banking
7 6 (1.13%) French Language
7 6 (1.13%) German Language
7 6 (1.13%) Marketing
8 4 (0.75%) Legal
8 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.56%) Electronics
9 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.38%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.38%) Front Office
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 90 (16.89%) Developer
2 69 (12.95%) Support Engineer
3 45 (8.44%) Administrator
4 41 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
5 40 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 35 (6.57%) DBA
7 34 (6.38%) Consultant
7 34 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
8 33 (6.19%) Integration Engineer
9 31 (5.82%) Analyst
9 31 (5.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 29 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 28 (5.25%) SQL DBA
12 26 (4.88%) .NET Developer
13 25 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (3.94%) C# Developer
15 18 (3.38%) SQL Server DBA
15 18 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support
16 16 (3.00%) Senior Developer
17 15 (2.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (19.89%) .NET
2 68 (12.76%) HTML
3 59 (11.07%) CSS
4 50 (9.38%) Web Services
4 50 (9.38%) XML
5 34 (6.38%) WCF
6 32 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 21 (3.94%) jQuery
8 20 (3.75%) HTML5
9 19 (3.56%) WPF
10 18 (3.38%) Ajax
11 16 (3.00%) .NET Framework
12 15 (2.81%) X-Windows
13 14 (2.63%) Silverlight
14 13 (2.44%) CSS3
15 11 (2.06%) REST
16 7 (1.31%) WSDL
16 7 (1.31%) Application Packaging
16 7 (1.31%) AngularJS
17 6 (1.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.70%) Clustering
2 48 (9.01%) Statistics
3 39 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.25%) Blackberry
5 26 (4.88%) Replication
6 25 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (3.94%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.81%) Thin Client
8 15 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.81%) Fat Client
9 13 (2.44%) Open Source
10 9 (1.69%) Firmware
10 9 (1.69%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.31%) User Experience
12 6 (1.13%) CMDB
13 5 (0.94%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.94%) Social Media
14 4 (0.75%) EqualLogic
14 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 380 (71.29%) Windows
2 170 (31.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 143 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 120 (22.51%) Windows 7
5 108 (20.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (17.07%) Linux
7 46 (8.63%) Windows XP
8 37 (6.94%) Windows 8
9 31 (5.82%) UNIX
10 15 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (2.63%) Solaris
12 12 (2.25%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.50%) CentOS
14 6 (1.13%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.38%) SUSE
16 2 (0.38%) Debian
16 2 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (14.26%) ITIL
3 55 (10.32%) Incident Management
4 54 (10.13%) Mentoring
5 53 (9.94%) Workflow
6 40 (7.50%) DevOps
7 39 (7.32%) Coaching
8 38 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (6.57%) MVC
10 33 (6.19%) Migration
10 33 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 33 (6.19%) Time Management
11 28 (5.25%) Project Management
12 26 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (4.88%) PRINCE2
12 26 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (4.50%) Change Control
13 24 (4.50%) OO
14 17 (3.19%) Database Security
15 16 (3.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 252 (47.28%) SQL
2 100 (18.76%) VBScript
3 94 (17.64%) C#
4 83 (15.57%) JavaScript
5 70 (13.13%) VB
6 45 (8.44%) T-SQL
7 40 (7.50%) Python
8 31 (5.82%) Java
9 29 (5.44%) Perl
10 27 (5.07%) Ruby
11 21 (3.94%) C++
12 19 (3.56%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.06%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.50%) Delphi
14 8 (1.50%) PHP
15 5 (0.94%) VBA
16 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.38%) C
17 1 (0.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 139 (26.08%) Security Cleared
2 127 (23.83%) SC Cleared
3 85 (15.95%) DV Cleared
4 63 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (10.69%) Degree
6 31 (5.82%) MCP
7 29 (5.44%) MCSE
8 25 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (4.13%) MCITP
10 19 (3.56%) CCNA
10 19 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (3.19%) MCDBA
12 14 (2.63%) MCSA
13 8 (1.50%) MCTS
13 8 (1.50%) CCNP
14 6 (1.13%) MCSD
15 4 (0.75%) ISACA
15 4 (0.75%) GIAC
15 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.69%) SLA
2 18 (3.38%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.50%) QA
5 5 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.94%) COBIT
6 2 (0.38%) GPG13
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.19%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 271 (50.84%) Active Directory
2 195 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (25.14%) Hyper-V
4 64 (12.01%) XenApp
5 58 (10.88%) vSphere
6 43 (8.07%) ISA Server
7 32 (6.00%) VMware ESX
8 24 (4.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 20 (3.75%) XenDesktop
10 19 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.88%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.69%) vCloud
14 6 (1.13%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.75%) UAG
16 4 (0.75%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.75%) Xen
17 2 (0.38%) XenServer
17 2 (0.38%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 65 (12.20%) NetBackup
2 64 (12.01%) SCCM
3 41 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 33 (6.19%) Puppet
5 29 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (4.32%) SCVMM
7 16 (3.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 15 (2.81%) WSUS
9 14 (2.63%) Backup Exec
10 10 (1.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 10 (1.88%) Unicenter
10 10 (1.88%) Netcool
11 9 (1.69%) SCOM
12 7 (1.31%) Nagios
13 5 (0.94%) OpenView
13 5 (0.94%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.94%) MOM
13 5 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.75%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 346 (64.92%) Microsoft
2 241 (45.22%) VMware
3 176 (33.02%) Citrix
4 97 (18.20%) Oracle
5 85 (15.95%) Cisco
6 57 (10.69%) Veritas
6 57 (10.69%) Meridio
7 44 (8.26%) Fujitsu
8 37 (6.94%) HP
9 33 (6.19%) Symantec
10 19 (3.56%) Dell
11 17 (3.19%) Juniper
11 17 (3.19%) NetApp
12 15 (2.81%) NetIQ
13 13 (2.44%) EMC
13 13 (2.44%) Red Hat
13 13 (2.44%) F5
14 10 (1.88%) Sun
15 9 (1.69%) Veeam
16 8 (1.50%) Lumension
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £62,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £35,597 to £45,053 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago