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 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 168 282 282
Rank change year-on-year
+114 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 363 172 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.66% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 1.59% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 270 136 151
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £50,000 £55,000
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10333 10820 12382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.29% 49.97% 53.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8869 9180 11275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 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
Berkshire +82 129 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Surrey +44 111 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Hampshire -22 45 £36,250 +11.53% 11
Kent +26 34 £32,500 -35.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +12 23 £42,750 +94.31% 3
Oxfordshire +12 14 £30,000 +8.10%
West Sussex -2 3 £40,000 -11.11%
East Sussex - 3 £42,500 - 2
M4 Corridor - 2 £68,750 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 460 (71.32%) Windows
2 405 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 305 (47.29%) SQL
4 298 (46.20%) Active Directory
5 291 (45.12%) VMware
6 247 (38.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 234 (36.28%) SharePoint
8 216 (33.49%) SQL Server
9 213 (33.02%) Citrix
10 203 (31.47%) IIS
11 187 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 186 (28.84%) Security Cleared
13 179 (27.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 174 (26.98%) DNS
15 165 (25.58%) SC Cleared
16 158 (24.50%) Finance
17 156 (24.19%) Hyper-V
18 153 (23.72%) Oracle
19 150 (23.26%) VBScript
20 137 (21.24%) Windows 7
21 136 (21.09%) MS Excel
22 133 (20.62%) MS Exchange
23 127 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
24 121 (18.76%) .NET
25 119 (18.45%) DV Cleared
26 116 (17.98%) SharePoint 2010
27 113 (17.52%) C#
27 113 (17.52%) DHCP
28 109 (16.90%) Linux
29 100 (15.50%) Apache

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 234 (36.28%) SharePoint
2 203 (31.47%) IIS
3 133 (20.62%) MS Exchange
4 116 (17.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 100 (15.50%) Apache
6 61 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 59 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 48 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 47 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 31 (4.81%) Oracle Workflow
11 26 (4.03%) Lync
12 25 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 21 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (3.26%) MS Project Server
14 20 (3.10%) SharePoint Server
15 18 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2000
16 17 (2.64%) WebSphere
17 16 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
17 16 (2.48%) WebLogic
18 13 (2.02%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 136 (21.09%) MS Excel
2 49 (7.60%) MS Office
3 16 (2.48%) InfoPath
3 16 (2.48%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Agresso
1 6 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.47%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.86%) SaaS
3 10 (1.55%) Office 365
4 9 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.31%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Route 53
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 174 (26.98%) DNS
2 113 (17.52%) DHCP
3 73 (11.32%) Firewall
4 68 (10.54%) TCP/IP
5 66 (10.23%) Internet
6 45 (6.98%) SAN
7 22 (3.41%) HTTP
7 22 (3.41%) WAN
8 18 (2.79%) LAN
9 17 (2.64%) VoIP
9 17 (2.64%) NAS
10 14 (2.17%) iSCSI
10 14 (2.17%) Wireless
11 13 (2.02%) VPN
11 13 (2.02%) Network Security
12 11 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (1.71%) VLAN
12 11 (1.71%) FTP
13 10 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (33.49%) SQL Server
2 88 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (10.08%) EDRMS
4 57 (8.84%) IDOL
5 46 (7.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (5.27%) MySQL
7 21 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.48%) Microsoft Power View
10 13 (2.02%) MS Access
11 12 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.86%) PerformancePoint
12 11 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
13 10 (1.55%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.09%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.09%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.09%) DB2
15 6 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 96 (14.88%) Visual Studio
2 88 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (8.06%) MSBuild
4 35 (5.43%) MSTest
4 35 (5.43%) WiX
5 34 (5.27%) Ranorex
5 34 (5.27%) NuGet
5 34 (5.27%) NUnit
6 30 (4.65%) Subversion
7 23 (3.57%) MSI
8 22 (3.41%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.79%) Maven
10 16 (2.48%) Git (software)
11 14 (2.17%) TeamCity
11 14 (2.17%) Ant
11 14 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (2.02%) dbdeploy
13 8 (1.24%) Hudson
13 8 (1.24%) LoadRunner
14 7 (1.09%) AdminStudio
General
1 158 (24.50%) Finance
2 61 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 48 (7.44%) Retail
4 20 (3.10%) Banking
5 15 (2.33%) Publishing
6 13 (2.02%) German Language
7 11 (1.71%) Italian Language
7 11 (1.71%) Spanish Language
7 11 (1.71%) Dutch Language
8 7 (1.09%) French Language
9 5 (0.78%) Military
9 5 (0.78%) Marketing
10 4 (0.62%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.62%) Electronics
10 4 (0.62%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.62%) Automotive
10 4 (0.62%) Law
10 4 (0.62%) Legal
11 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 92 (14.26%) Support Engineer
2 82 (12.71%) Developer
3 53 (8.22%) Consultant
4 48 (7.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 48 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 44 (6.82%) Administrator
5 44 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
6 38 (5.89%) SharePoint Developer
7 37 (5.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 32 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
10 29 (4.50%) Technical Support
11 26 (4.03%) DBA
12 25 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
12 25 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
13 23 (3.57%) Build Engineer
14 21 (3.26%) Applications Support
15 20 (3.10%) Analyst
16 18 (2.79%) SQL DBA
17 17 (2.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (18.76%) .NET
2 82 (12.71%) HTML
3 60 (9.30%) CSS
4 47 (7.29%) Web Services
5 45 (6.98%) XML
6 36 (5.58%) .NET Framework
7 35 (5.43%) X-Windows
8 31 (4.81%) WCF
9 26 (4.03%) ASP.NET
10 19 (2.95%) JSP
11 14 (2.17%) J2EE
12 10 (1.55%) REST
13 9 (1.40%) Ajax
13 9 (1.40%) Regular Expression
14 8 (1.24%) Application Packaging
15 7 (1.09%) Software Packaging
16 6 (0.93%) WPF
16 6 (0.93%) Silverlight
16 6 (0.93%) HTML5
16 6 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.85%) Clustering
2 59 (9.15%) Statistics
3 48 (7.44%) Management Information System
4 45 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.34%) Blackberry
6 25 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.17%) Replication
9 13 (2.02%) Thin Client
9 13 (2.02%) Fat Client
10 12 (1.86%) Data Integration
11 10 (1.55%) PKI
12 8 (1.24%) Open Source
12 8 (1.24%) Performance Metrics
13 7 (1.09%) Social Media
13 7 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.47%) CCTV
15 3 (0.47%) Life Science
15 3 (0.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 460 (71.32%) Windows
2 187 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 179 (27.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 137 (21.24%) Windows 7
5 109 (16.90%) Linux
6 97 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (9.77%) Windows XP
8 56 (8.68%) Windows 8
9 48 (7.44%) UNIX
10 32 (4.96%) Windows Vista
11 22 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.17%) CentOS
13 13 (2.02%) Solaris
14 10 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.09%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.93%) Android
17 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.62%) SUSE
19 3 (0.47%) Debian
20 2 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (14.42%) Workflow
3 81 (12.56%) ITIL
4 77 (11.94%) DevOps
5 72 (11.16%) Incident Management
6 71 (11.01%) Mentoring
7 52 (8.06%) Coaching
8 48 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (7.29%) Project Management
10 40 (6.20%) Time Management
11 37 (5.74%) Migration
12 32 (4.96%) Change Management
13 29 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (4.34%) MVC
15 26 (4.03%) PRINCE2
16 24 (3.72%) Configuration Management
17 23 (3.57%) Change Control
18 21 (3.26%) BCP
19 20 (3.10%) OO
19 20 (3.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 305 (47.29%) SQL
2 150 (23.26%) VBScript
3 113 (17.52%) C#
4 88 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 72 (11.16%) VB
6 57 (8.84%) Perl
7 48 (7.44%) Java
8 40 (6.20%) Python
9 37 (5.74%) T-SQL
9 37 (5.74%) PHP
10 27 (4.19%) VBA
10 27 (4.19%) Bash Shell
11 25 (3.88%) Ruby
12 22 (3.41%) Shell Script
13 20 (3.10%) C
14 19 (2.95%) C++
15 7 (1.09%) Delphi
15 7 (1.09%) Pascal
16 6 (0.93%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 186 (28.84%) Security Cleared
2 165 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 119 (18.45%) DV Cleared
4 74 (11.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (7.91%) Degree
6 46 (7.13%) MCSE
7 31 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (3.57%) MCP
9 22 (3.41%) CCNA
9 22 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (2.33%) MCSA
11 14 (2.17%) CCNP
11 14 (2.17%) CISSP
12 13 (2.02%) MCITP
13 6 (0.93%) RHCE
14 4 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.62%) GIAC
14 4 (0.62%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.62%) MCTS
14 4 (0.62%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.96%) SLA
2 12 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.62%) COBIT
5 4 (0.62%) QA
5 4 (0.62%) GPG13
System Software
1 298 (46.20%) Active Directory
2 247 (38.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (24.19%) Hyper-V
4 66 (10.23%) ISA Server
5 63 (9.77%) vSphere
6 51 (7.91%) XenApp
7 34 (5.27%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (3.72%) XenDesktop
8 24 (3.72%) VMware ESX
9 18 (2.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 14 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
11 13 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (1.24%) Terminal Server
12 8 (1.24%) Terminal Services
13 7 (1.09%) XenServer
14 6 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.93%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.78%) UAG
15 5 (0.78%) Firmware
16 4 (0.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 95 (14.73%) SCCM
2 82 (12.71%) NetBackup
3 47 (7.29%) SCVMM
4 44 (6.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 41 (6.36%) Puppet
6 35 (5.43%) SCOM
7 28 (4.34%) WSUS
7 28 (4.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 23 (3.57%) Backup Exec
9 20 (3.10%) Netcool
10 18 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (2.64%) Nagios
12 16 (2.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 13 (2.02%) Unicenter
13 13 (2.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 10 (1.55%) Tivoli
14 10 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (1.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 7 (1.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
16 7 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 405 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 291 (45.12%) VMware
3 213 (33.02%) Citrix
4 153 (23.72%) Oracle
5 78 (12.09%) Meridio
6 75 (11.63%) Cisco
6 75 (11.63%) Veritas
7 47 (7.29%) Fujitsu
8 37 (5.74%) HP
9 29 (4.50%) Red Hat
9 29 (4.50%) Symantec
10 25 (3.88%) IBM
11 22 (3.41%) TOWER Software
12 20 (3.10%) Dell
13 18 (2.79%) Sun
13 18 (2.79%) Juniper
14 17 (2.64%) EMC
15 15 (2.33%) Business Objects
15 15 (2.33%) SAP
16 14 (2.17%) Lumension
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £23,000 - £27,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Parity Resources
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago