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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 176 219 279
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +60
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 332 256 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.61% 1.12% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 2.26% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 278 213 136
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
10087 11325 11069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.96% 49.63% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8653 9856 9737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Hampshire +24 84 £32,000 -20.00% 9
Berkshire +13 69 £55,000 +29.41% 16
Surrey +25 56 £46,750 -6.50% 11
Kent +28 36 £39,000 -13.33% 11
Buckinghamshire +2 34 £42,500 +93.18% 6
West Sussex +17 27 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Oxfordshire +11 20 £36,000 -34.54% 4
Middlesex +9 4 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £40,000 - 1
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 567 (77.88%) Windows
2 424 (58.24%) Microsoft
3 318 (43.68%) Active Directory
4 310 (42.58%) SQL Server
5 282 (38.74%) SQL
6 260 (35.71%) VMware
7 196 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 188 (25.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 176 (24.18%) Security Cleared
10 175 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 175 (24.04%) IIS
11 174 (23.90%) DNS
12 166 (22.80%) MS Excel
13 158 (21.70%) Linux
14 154 (21.15%) ITIL
15 152 (20.88%) SharePoint
16 145 (19.92%) Citrix
17 143 (19.64%) MS Exchange
18 141 (19.37%) SCCM
19 137 (18.82%) .NET
20 135 (18.54%) Firewall
21 131 (17.99%) Windows Server 2003
22 125 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
23 124 (17.03%) SC Cleared
23 124 (17.03%) Hyper-V
24 108 (14.84%) Oracle
25 106 (14.56%) Finance
26 102 (14.01%) VBScript
27 100 (13.74%) TCP/IP
28 99 (13.60%) DHCP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 175 (24.04%) IIS
2 152 (20.88%) SharePoint
3 143 (19.64%) MS Exchange
4 68 (9.34%) Lync
5 66 (9.07%) Apache
6 61 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 45 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 39 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 37 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 34 (4.67%) SharePoint Server
11 33 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 31 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 30 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 28 (3.85%) JBoss
15 27 (3.71%) WebSphere
16 26 (3.57%) Tomcat
17 18 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
18 12 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
19 11 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
19 11 (1.51%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 166 (22.80%) MS Excel
2 59 (8.10%) MS Office
3 11 (1.51%) PowerPivot
4 7 (0.96%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.41%) Mingle
6 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.46%) SaaS
2 44 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (4.26%) Office 365
5 9 (1.24%) PaaS
6 5 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.55%) GitHub
8 3 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.27%) CodePlex
9 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (23.90%) DNS
2 135 (18.54%) Firewall
3 100 (13.74%) TCP/IP
4 99 (13.60%) DHCP
5 77 (10.58%) SAN
6 49 (6.73%) VPN
7 38 (5.22%) Internet
8 32 (4.40%) LAN
8 32 (4.40%) WAN
9 30 (4.12%) VoIP
10 22 (3.02%) HTTP
11 20 (2.75%) SSL
12 16 (2.20%) NAS
13 15 (2.06%) VLAN
13 15 (2.06%) Network Security
14 14 (1.92%) iSCSI
15 13 (1.79%) LDAP
16 12 (1.65%) Unified Communications
16 12 (1.65%) SMTP
17 11 (1.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (42.58%) SQL Server
2 66 (9.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (6.04%) MySQL
7 43 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 27 (3.71%) Redis
10 26 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (2.61%) EDRMS
12 18 (2.47%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 15 (2.06%) IDOL
14 13 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (1.65%) RavenDB
16 11 (1.51%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
16 11 (1.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (5.08%) TeamCity
2 33 (4.53%) Visual Studio
3 27 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 24 (3.30%) Git (software)
6 20 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (2.06%) MSBuild
8 13 (1.79%) ReSharper
8 13 (1.79%) Subversion
9 12 (1.65%) NUnit
10 11 (1.51%) Hudson
10 11 (1.51%) MSTest
11 10 (1.37%) TestDirector
11 10 (1.37%) LoadRunner
12 9 (1.24%) JSUnit
13 8 (1.10%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.10%) NCrunch
14 7 (0.96%) Maven
15 5 (0.69%) AdminStudio
15 5 (0.69%) Ranorex
General
1 106 (14.56%) Finance
2 36 (4.95%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.88%) Retail
4 15 (2.06%) Back Office
5 12 (1.65%) German Language
5 12 (1.65%) Italian Language
5 12 (1.65%) Spanish Language
5 12 (1.65%) Dutch Language
6 9 (1.24%) Banking
7 7 (0.96%) Publishing
8 6 (0.82%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.69%) Law
9 5 (0.69%) Electronics
9 5 (0.69%) Military
9 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.41%) Marketing
10 3 (0.41%) Games
10 3 (0.41%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.27%) Automotive
11 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (10.71%) Support Engineer
2 75 (10.30%) Administrator
3 73 (10.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 71 (9.75%) Analyst
5 65 (8.93%) Developer
6 64 (8.79%) Systems Engineer
7 54 (7.42%) DBA
8 44 (6.04%) Integration Engineer
9 42 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 38 (5.22%) SQL DBA
11 32 (4.40%) Consultant
11 32 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
11 32 (4.40%) Technical Support
12 26 (3.57%) .NET Developer
12 26 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
13 25 (3.43%) Architect
14 23 (3.16%) Systems Integration Engineer
15 22 (3.02%) 3rd Line Support
15 22 (3.02%) Systems Analyst
16 20 (2.75%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (18.82%) .NET
2 58 (7.97%) HTML
3 50 (6.87%) ASP.NET
4 48 (6.59%) Web Services
5 44 (6.04%) Software Packaging
6 42 (5.77%) CSS
6 42 (5.77%) JSP
7 28 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 27 (3.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (3.30%) MSMQ
10 23 (3.16%) HTML5
10 23 (3.16%) XML
11 21 (2.88%) AngularJS
12 19 (2.61%) WCF
13 17 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (1.79%) Application Packaging
14 13 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (1.79%) REST
15 12 (1.65%) Middleware
16 11 (1.51%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.44%) Clustering
2 40 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.26%) Replication
4 24 (3.30%) Blackberry
5 20 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.47%) User Experience
7 17 (2.34%) Client/Server
8 16 (2.20%) Blog
9 15 (2.06%) Statistics
10 13 (1.79%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.79%) Open Source
11 12 (1.65%) PKI
12 8 (1.10%) Podcast
13 7 (0.96%) Wiki
14 6 (0.82%) EqualLogic
15 5 (0.69%) Life Science
15 5 (0.69%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.55%) Fat Client
16 4 (0.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 567 (77.88%) Windows
2 188 (25.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 175 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 158 (21.70%) Linux
5 131 (17.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 86 (11.81%) Windows 7
7 54 (7.42%) UNIX
7 54 (7.42%) Windows XP
8 41 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 37 (5.08%) Windows 8
10 29 (3.98%) Windows Vista
11 21 (2.88%) CentOS
12 14 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
13 13 (1.79%) Solaris
14 12 (1.65%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.65%) Windows 2000
15 9 (1.24%) SUSE
16 5 (0.69%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.69%) Fedora
17 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (21.15%) ITIL
2 125 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (13.32%) DevOps
4 66 (9.07%) Configuration Management
5 62 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
6 61 (8.38%) Mentoring
7 55 (7.55%) Change Management
8 47 (6.46%) Project Management
9 44 (6.04%) Migration
10 42 (5.77%) Software Distribution
10 42 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 40 (5.49%) Incident Management
12 39 (5.36%) Compatibility Testing
13 38 (5.22%) Load Balancing
13 38 (5.22%) Scrum
14 35 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (4.67%) MVC
16 31 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
17 30 (4.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 282 (38.74%) SQL
2 102 (14.01%) VBScript
3 92 (12.64%) C#
4 77 (10.58%) Perl
5 74 (10.16%) T-SQL
6 56 (7.69%) VB
7 54 (7.42%) JavaScript
8 53 (7.28%) Bash Shell
9 52 (7.14%) Java
10 38 (5.22%) Python
11 35 (4.81%) PHP
12 20 (2.75%) C
13 17 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.34%) VBA
14 16 (2.20%) Ruby
15 15 (2.06%) C++
16 8 (1.10%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.82%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.55%) Bourne shell
19 3 (0.41%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 176 (24.18%) Security Cleared
2 124 (17.03%) SC Cleared
3 96 (13.19%) DV Cleared
4 91 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 59 (8.10%) MCSE
6 54 (7.42%) Degree
7 34 (4.67%) MCSA
8 24 (3.30%) MCP
8 24 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (2.75%) MCITP
10 19 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (2.34%) CCNA
12 11 (1.51%) CISSP
13 10 (1.37%) ISEB
14 6 (0.82%) CCNP
15 5 (0.69%) MCTS
15 5 (0.69%) CCSA
16 4 (0.55%) MCDBA
17 3 (0.41%) CISA
17 3 (0.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (9.48%) SLA
2 23 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.51%) QA
4 11 (1.51%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.27%) FISMA
7 1 (0.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 318 (43.68%) Active Directory
2 196 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (17.03%) Hyper-V
4 58 (7.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 43 (5.91%) vSphere
5 43 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (3.71%) ISA Server
7 20 (2.75%) VMware ESX
8 19 (2.61%) XenApp
8 19 (2.61%) Docker
9 12 (1.65%) UAG
9 12 (1.65%) Terminal Services
10 11 (1.51%) XenDesktop
11 10 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.55%) Samba
15 3 (0.41%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.27%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 141 (19.37%) SCCM
2 75 (10.30%) SCOM
3 74 (10.16%) Puppet
4 43 (5.91%) Backup Exec
5 38 (5.22%) WSUS
6 36 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 26 (3.57%) NetBackup
9 23 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 20 (2.75%) SCVMM
11 18 (2.47%) HAProxy
12 15 (2.06%) Nagios
12 15 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 14 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 11 (1.51%) ARCserve
15 10 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (1.37%) Hyperic
15 10 (1.37%) OpenAM
16 8 (1.10%) Zenoss
16 8 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 424 (58.24%) Microsoft
2 260 (35.71%) VMware
3 145 (19.92%) Citrix
4 108 (14.84%) Oracle
5 70 (9.62%) Cisco
6 50 (6.87%) Symantec
7 47 (6.46%) HP
8 43 (5.91%) Red Hat
9 26 (3.57%) Veritas
9 26 (3.57%) Dell
10 25 (3.43%) Red Gate
11 23 (3.16%) Lumension
11 23 (3.16%) Meridio
11 23 (3.16%) IBM
12 20 (2.75%) Splunk
13 19 (2.61%) Sun
14 18 (2.47%) Fujitsu
14 18 (2.47%) SAP
14 18 (2.47%) Juniper
15 13 (1.79%) Borland
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sussex
Sure Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson - RFS
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare,
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + health + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago