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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 169 237 298
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +61
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 354 239 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.65% 1.02% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 2.08% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 287 193 109
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
10396 11513 11204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.46% 49.15% 49.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8922 9904 9800
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Berkshire +53 112 £51,250 +23.49% 7
Hampshire +30 91 £32,000 -20.00% 14
Surrey +25 58 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +12 37 £40,000 +81.81% 7
Oxfordshire +11 22 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Kent +13 21 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Sussex +1 11 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Middlesex +8 4 - - 1
East Sussex - 2 £47,500 - 1
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 563 (76.81%) Windows
2 425 (57.98%) Microsoft
3 310 (42.29%) SQL Server
4 308 (42.02%) Active Directory
5 297 (40.52%) SQL
6 267 (36.43%) VMware
7 204 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 195 (26.60%) Security Cleared
9 182 (24.83%) SharePoint
10 180 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 179 (24.42%) IIS
12 164 (22.37%) MS Excel
13 163 (22.24%) Citrix
14 159 (21.69%) DNS
15 155 (21.15%) Linux
16 152 (20.74%) Windows Server 2003
17 148 (20.19%) MS Exchange
17 148 (20.19%) SC Cleared
18 146 (19.92%) ITIL
19 144 (19.65%) .NET
20 143 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
21 133 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
22 127 (17.33%) SCCM
23 124 (16.92%) Hyper-V
23 124 (16.92%) Oracle
24 123 (16.78%) Firewall
25 118 (16.10%) Finance
26 116 (15.83%) DV Cleared
27 105 (14.32%) VBScript
27 105 (14.32%) TCP/IP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 182 (24.83%) SharePoint
2 179 (24.42%) IIS
3 148 (20.19%) MS Exchange
4 83 (11.32%) Apache
5 60 (8.19%) Lync
6 59 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 50 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 41 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 41 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 38 (5.18%) SharePoint Server
9 38 (5.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 34 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2003
11 31 (4.23%) WebSphere
11 31 (4.23%) JBoss
12 28 (3.82%) Tomcat
12 28 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (2.32%) Office Communications Server
14 15 (2.05%) MS Project Server
15 14 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 164 (22.37%) MS Excel
2 60 (8.19%) MS Office
3 16 (2.18%) PowerPivot
4 12 (1.64%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) Mingle
7 2 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (5.46%) SaaS
3 31 (4.23%) Office 365
4 29 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.36%) PaaS
6 6 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.55%) GitHub
8 3 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.27%) CodePlex
10 1 (0.14%) IaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 159 (21.69%) DNS
2 123 (16.78%) Firewall
3 105 (14.32%) TCP/IP
4 99 (13.51%) DHCP
5 74 (10.10%) SAN
6 49 (6.68%) Internet
7 39 (5.32%) VPN
8 32 (4.37%) LAN
9 30 (4.09%) WAN
9 30 (4.09%) HTTP
10 25 (3.41%) VoIP
11 16 (2.18%) SSL
11 16 (2.18%) Network Security
12 15 (2.05%) NAS
13 14 (1.91%) LDAP
14 13 (1.77%) VLAN
15 12 (1.64%) SNMP
16 11 (1.50%) SMTP
17 10 (1.36%) Unified Communications
18 9 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (42.29%) SQL Server
2 74 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (6.41%) MySQL
6 42 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 40 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (4.50%) EDRMS
9 28 (3.82%) IDOL
10 27 (3.68%) Relational Database
11 26 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (2.32%) Redis
13 16 (2.18%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
14 12 (1.64%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.64%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.64%) RavenDB
15 11 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
15 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (6.28%) Visual Studio
2 41 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (5.32%) TeamCity
4 26 (3.55%) Jenkins
5 21 (2.86%) MSBuild
6 20 (2.73%) Git (software)
6 20 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (2.18%) MSTest
7 16 (2.18%) NUnit
8 14 (1.91%) LoadRunner
9 12 (1.64%) Subversion
9 12 (1.64%) ReSharper
10 11 (1.50%) Maven
11 10 (1.36%) TestDirector
12 9 (1.23%) NuGet
12 9 (1.23%) JSUnit
12 9 (1.23%) WiX
12 9 (1.23%) Ranorex
13 8 (1.09%) NCrunch
13 8 (1.09%) Hudson
General
1 118 (16.10%) Finance
2 41 (5.59%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.55%) Retail
4 15 (2.05%) Dutch Language
4 15 (2.05%) German Language
4 15 (2.05%) Italian Language
4 15 (2.05%) Spanish Language
5 12 (1.64%) Back Office
6 11 (1.50%) Publishing
7 8 (1.09%) Banking
8 7 (0.95%) Electronics
8 7 (0.95%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.68%) French Language
9 5 (0.68%) Military
10 4 (0.55%) Automotive
10 4 (0.55%) Law
11 3 (0.41%) Games
12 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (10.91%) Support Engineer
2 67 (9.14%) Developer
3 66 (9.00%) Administrator
3 66 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 57 (7.78%) Analyst
5 52 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
6 46 (6.28%) DBA
7 45 (6.14%) Integration Engineer
8 42 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
9 40 (5.46%) Consultant
9 40 (5.46%) Technical Support
10 36 (4.91%) SQL DBA
11 32 (4.37%) Systems Administrator
12 29 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
13 24 (3.27%) SQL Server DBA
14 21 (2.86%) .NET Developer
14 21 (2.86%) Architect
14 21 (2.86%) Systems Integration Engineer
14 21 (2.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 21 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (19.65%) .NET
2 65 (8.87%) HTML
3 53 (7.23%) Web Services
4 46 (6.28%) CSS
4 46 (6.28%) ASP.NET
5 40 (5.46%) JSP
6 36 (4.91%) .NET Framework
7 35 (4.77%) Software Packaging
8 28 (3.82%) XML
9 23 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (3.00%) WCF
11 19 (2.59%) HTML5
12 18 (2.46%) AngularJS
13 16 (2.18%) MSMQ
14 13 (1.77%) REST
14 13 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (1.64%) Entity Framework
16 11 (1.50%) Middleware
16 11 (1.50%) LESS
17 10 (1.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.50%) Clustering
2 44 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.68%) Replication
4 24 (3.27%) Statistics
4 24 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.00%) Blackberry
6 20 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.59%) User Experience
8 17 (2.32%) Client/Server
9 16 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.77%) Open Source
11 12 (1.64%) Blog
12 10 (1.36%) PKI
13 8 (1.09%) Podcast
14 7 (0.95%) Wiki
15 6 (0.82%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.82%) Fat Client
15 6 (0.82%) Thin Client
16 5 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
17 4 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 563 (76.81%) Windows
2 180 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 155 (21.15%) Linux
4 152 (20.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 143 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (11.60%) Windows 7
7 59 (8.05%) Windows XP
8 56 (7.64%) UNIX
9 41 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (4.77%) Windows 8
11 32 (4.37%) Windows Vista
12 16 (2.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.91%) CentOS
14 12 (1.64%) Windows 2000
14 12 (1.64%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.23%) Solaris
15 9 (1.23%) SUSE
16 5 (0.68%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.27%) Debian
17 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (19.92%) ITIL
2 133 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (12.82%) DevOps
4 66 (9.00%) Mentoring
5 58 (7.91%) Configuration Management
6 55 (7.50%) Project Management
7 53 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
8 50 (6.82%) Change Management
9 46 (6.28%) Migration
10 43 (5.87%) Incident Management
11 42 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (5.05%) Software Distribution
13 36 (4.91%) Scrum
13 36 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 34 (4.64%) Compatibility Testing
15 33 (4.50%) Time Management
16 32 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (4.37%) MVC
16 32 (4.37%) Workflow
17 31 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 297 (40.52%) SQL
2 105 (14.32%) VBScript
3 97 (13.23%) C#
4 84 (11.46%) Perl
5 70 (9.55%) T-SQL
5 70 (9.55%) JavaScript
6 60 (8.19%) Java
7 50 (6.82%) VB
7 50 (6.82%) Bash Shell
8 43 (5.87%) PHP
9 36 (4.91%) Python
10 27 (3.68%) C
11 24 (3.27%) VBA
12 22 (3.00%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.46%) Ruby
14 16 (2.18%) C++
15 7 (0.95%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.82%) Delphi
16 6 (0.82%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.82%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 195 (26.60%) Security Cleared
2 148 (20.19%) SC Cleared
3 116 (15.83%) DV Cleared
4 94 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (8.87%) MCSE
6 61 (8.32%) Degree
7 29 (3.96%) MCSA
8 22 (3.00%) MCP
9 21 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (2.73%) MCITP
11 16 (2.18%) CISSP
12 15 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (2.05%) CCNA
13 10 (1.36%) ISEB
14 8 (1.09%) MCDBA
15 5 (0.68%) CCNP
15 5 (0.68%) MCTS
15 5 (0.68%) CCSA
16 4 (0.55%) HNC
16 4 (0.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.64%) SLA
2 19 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.36%) QA
5 9 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.41%) FISMA
8 2 (0.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 308 (42.02%) Active Directory
2 204 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (16.92%) Hyper-V
4 48 (6.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 47 (6.41%) vSphere
6 43 (5.87%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (5.18%) ISA Server
8 20 (2.73%) XenApp
9 19 (2.59%) VMware ESX
10 15 (2.05%) Docker
11 12 (1.64%) XenDesktop
12 11 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (1.50%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (1.23%) UAG
14 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.55%) Samba
16 3 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.41%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 127 (17.33%) SCCM
2 69 (9.41%) Puppet
3 68 (9.28%) SCOM
4 45 (6.14%) Backup Exec
5 43 (5.87%) WSUS
6 40 (5.46%) NetBackup
7 34 (4.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 31 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 19 (2.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 18 (2.46%) Nagios
11 18 (2.46%) SCVMM
12 14 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
13 13 (1.77%) Netcool
14 11 (1.50%) OpenAM
15 10 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 9 (1.23%) ARCserve
17 8 (1.09%) HAProxy
17 8 (1.09%) Zenoss
18 7 (0.95%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 425 (57.98%) Microsoft
2 267 (36.43%) VMware
3 163 (22.24%) Citrix
4 124 (16.92%) Oracle
5 73 (9.96%) Cisco
6 52 (7.09%) Symantec
7 41 (5.59%) HP
7 41 (5.59%) Veritas
7 41 (5.59%) Red Hat
8 39 (5.32%) Meridio
9 27 (3.68%) Dell
9 27 (3.68%) IBM
10 25 (3.41%) Red Gate
10 25 (3.41%) Lumension
11 23 (3.14%) Fujitsu
11 23 (3.14%) SAP
12 22 (3.00%) Juniper
13 18 (2.46%) Sun
13 18 (2.46%) Splunk
14 16 (2.18%) Borland
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Engineering
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: 50000 - 55000
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent senior level package - Full detials on request
Posted: 5 days ago