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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 189 225 276
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +51
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 311 247 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.49% 1.12% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 2.36% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 266 179 125
Average salary £43,151 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
10244 10486 10226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.22% 47.35% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8892 8858 9001
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Surrey +30 87 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Berkshire -30 57 £50,000 +42.85% 13
Hampshire +32 51 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Oxfordshire +20 32 £44,000 -12.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +3 30 £41,625 -0.29% 3
Kent +20 29 £40,000 +24.03% 7
West Sussex +6 20 £40,000 +11.11% 3
East Sussex +18 3 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Sussex -1 1 - - 1
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 496 (74.47%) Windows
2 384 (57.66%) Microsoft
3 301 (45.20%) Active Directory
4 259 (38.89%) SQL
5 238 (35.74%) SQL Server
6 228 (34.23%) VMware
7 210 (31.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 201 (30.18%) IIS
9 196 (29.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 193 (28.98%) DNS
11 173 (25.98%) MS Excel
12 170 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 167 (25.08%) Linux
14 145 (21.77%) ITIL
15 125 (18.77%) SCCM
16 120 (18.02%) Security Cleared
17 117 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
18 108 (16.22%) DHCP
19 105 (15.77%) Firewall
20 104 (15.62%) Citrix
21 103 (15.47%) .NET
22 100 (15.02%) MS Exchange
23 98 (14.71%) SharePoint
24 96 (14.41%) Hyper-V
25 95 (14.26%) VBScript
26 93 (13.96%) DevOps
27 89 (13.36%) Performance Tuning
28 87 (13.06%) SCOM
29 86 (12.91%) Agile Software Development
30 85 (12.76%) SC Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 201 (30.18%) IIS
2 100 (15.02%) MS Exchange
3 98 (14.71%) SharePoint
4 61 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (8.56%) Lync
6 49 (7.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 38 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 33 (4.95%) Apache
9 24 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (3.45%) Tomcat
11 19 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (2.70%) JBoss
13 17 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (2.10%) Office Communications Server
16 12 (1.80%) WebSphere
17 11 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
18 9 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
19 7 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 173 (25.98%) MS Excel
2 50 (7.51%) MS Office
3 9 (1.35%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.35%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.45%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (6.91%) Office 365
4 43 (6.46%) SaaS
5 13 (1.95%) IaaS
6 8 (1.20%) PaaS
7 7 (1.05%) Heroku
7 7 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.30%) CodePlex
9 2 (0.30%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 193 (28.98%) DNS
2 108 (16.22%) DHCP
3 105 (15.77%) Firewall
4 75 (11.26%) TCP/IP
5 61 (9.16%) SAN
6 40 (6.01%) VPN
6 40 (6.01%) iSCSI
7 31 (4.65%) WAN
8 25 (3.75%) LAN
9 24 (3.60%) VoIP
10 21 (3.15%) Fibre Channel
11 20 (3.00%) Unified Communications
11 20 (3.00%) Network Security
11 20 (3.00%) Internet
12 19 (2.85%) SSL
12 19 (2.85%) NAS
13 12 (1.80%) NetScaler
14 11 (1.65%) SNMP
15 10 (1.50%) SMTP
16 9 (1.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (35.74%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (5.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (5.71%) Redis
6 31 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (4.20%) MySQL
8 27 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (3.15%) Big Data
10 19 (2.85%) Relational Database
11 18 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (2.10%) SQL CLR
13 14 (2.10%) NoSQL
14 13 (1.95%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.80%) MongoDB
15 12 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 34 (5.11%) Jenkins
2 30 (4.50%) Git (software)
3 26 (3.90%) Subversion
4 24 (3.60%) Hudson
5 23 (3.45%) TeamCity
6 22 (3.30%) Visual Studio
7 16 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.80%) ReSharper
9 8 (1.20%) AdminStudio
9 8 (1.20%) Jasmine
10 7 (1.05%) NCrunch
10 7 (1.05%) JSUnit
11 6 (0.90%) JIRA
11 6 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.75%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.60%) Bazaar
13 4 (0.60%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.60%) TestDirector
13 4 (0.60%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.60%) InstallShield
General
1 79 (11.86%) Finance
2 14 (2.10%) Back Office
3 10 (1.50%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.50%) Dutch Language
3 10 (1.50%) German Language
3 10 (1.50%) Italian Language
3 10 (1.50%) Spanish Language
4 9 (1.35%) French Language
4 9 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 8 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.90%) Online Betting
7 5 (0.75%) Law
8 4 (0.60%) Legal
8 4 (0.60%) Advertising
8 4 (0.60%) Retail
8 4 (0.60%) Marketing
9 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.30%) Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (12.76%) Administrator
2 84 (12.61%) Analyst
3 79 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 65 (9.76%) DBA
5 63 (9.46%) Support Engineer
6 61 (9.16%) Systems Engineer
7 54 (8.11%) Developer
8 45 (6.76%) Consultant
9 42 (6.31%) SQL DBA
10 34 (5.11%) Architect
11 33 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
12 30 (4.50%) DevOps Engineer
13 27 (4.05%) SQL Server DBA
14 26 (3.90%) Technical Support
15 25 (3.75%) Support Analyst
16 23 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
17 22 (3.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 22 (3.30%) Server Administrator
17 22 (3.30%) Technical Consultant
18 20 (3.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (15.47%) .NET
2 50 (7.51%) ASP.NET
3 38 (5.71%) MSMQ
4 37 (5.56%) Web Services
4 37 (5.56%) Software Packaging
5 36 (5.41%) HTML
6 30 (4.50%) CSS
6 30 (4.50%) JSP
7 29 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (3.15%) HTML5
10 20 (3.00%) SignalR
11 19 (2.85%) AngularJS
11 19 (2.85%) XML
12 18 (2.70%) Application Packaging
13 14 (2.10%) WCF
13 14 (2.10%) REST
14 10 (1.50%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.50%) Middleware
14 10 (1.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.76%) Clustering
2 70 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 49 (7.36%) Replication
5 25 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 25 (3.75%) Blackberry
6 18 (2.70%) Blog
7 15 (2.25%) User Experience
8 14 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.10%) EqualLogic
9 12 (1.80%) PKI
10 8 (1.20%) Life Science
11 7 (1.05%) Podcast
11 7 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (0.90%) Wiki
13 5 (0.75%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (0.60%) RMADS
14 4 (0.60%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 496 (74.47%) Windows
2 210 (31.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 196 (29.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 167 (25.08%) Linux
5 80 (12.01%) Windows 7
6 62 (9.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (7.06%) Windows 8
8 38 (5.71%) CentOS
9 30 (4.50%) UNIX
10 17 (2.55%) Windows XP
11 14 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.95%) Fedora
13 9 (1.35%) Ubuntu
13 9 (1.35%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.35%) Solaris
14 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.30%) Debian
17 1 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (21.77%) ITIL
2 93 (13.96%) DevOps
3 89 (13.36%) Performance Tuning
4 86 (12.91%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (10.66%) Configuration Management
6 65 (9.76%) Change Management
7 54 (8.11%) Load Balancing
8 46 (6.91%) Mentoring
9 44 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 39 (5.86%) Scrum
10 39 (5.86%) Server Building
11 38 (5.71%) SDLC
11 38 (5.71%) Software Distribution
12 33 (4.95%) Migration
13 32 (4.80%) Root Cause Analysis
14 31 (4.65%) Software Delivery
15 30 (4.50%) Compatibility Testing
16 29 (4.35%) Time Management
16 29 (4.35%) Incident Management
16 29 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 259 (38.89%) SQL
2 95 (14.26%) VBScript
3 84 (12.61%) C#
4 79 (11.86%) Perl
5 76 (11.41%) T-SQL
6 53 (7.96%) JavaScript
7 46 (6.91%) Python
8 45 (6.76%) Java
8 45 (6.76%) Bash Shell
9 43 (6.46%) VB
10 22 (3.30%) VBA
11 17 (2.55%) PHP
12 15 (2.25%) Ruby
13 9 (1.35%) C
13 9 (1.35%) C++
14 6 (0.90%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.90%) F#
15 4 (0.60%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 120 (18.02%) Security Cleared
2 117 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (12.76%) SC Cleared
4 78 (11.71%) Degree
5 58 (8.71%) DV Cleared
6 56 (8.41%) MCSE
7 44 (6.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (5.11%) MCSA
9 28 (4.20%) MCP
10 15 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.95%) CCNA
12 11 (1.65%) MCITP
13 9 (1.35%) CCNP
14 8 (1.20%) VCP4
15 7 (1.05%) MOS
15 7 (1.05%) EMC Certification
16 6 (0.90%) Security+ Certification
16 6 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
16 6 (0.90%) MCTS
16 6 (0.90%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (9.76%) SLA
2 38 (5.71%) QA
3 21 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.50%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 301 (45.20%) Active Directory
2 170 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (14.41%) Hyper-V
4 53 (7.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 38 (5.71%) vSphere
6 30 (4.50%) Docker
7 26 (3.90%) UAG
8 24 (3.60%) VMware ESX
9 21 (3.15%) ISA Server
10 20 (3.00%) XenApp
11 18 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
12 16 (2.40%) Terminal Services
13 12 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.90%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.60%) Xen
15 4 (0.60%) Firmware
16 3 (0.45%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.45%) XenDesktop
17 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 125 (18.77%) SCCM
2 87 (13.06%) SCOM
3 58 (8.71%) Puppet
4 49 (7.36%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (5.41%) HAProxy
6 29 (4.35%) Backup Exec
7 20 (3.00%) SCVMM
8 16 (2.40%) WSUS
9 14 (2.10%) Nagios
9 14 (2.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 10 (1.50%) Ansible
10 10 (1.50%) Hyperic
11 9 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 9 (1.35%) NetBackup
11 9 (1.35%) vMotion
12 8 (1.20%) ARCserve
13 7 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 6 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (0.75%) Icinga
Vendors
1 384 (57.66%) Microsoft
2 228 (34.23%) VMware
3 104 (15.62%) Citrix
4 74 (11.11%) Cisco
5 71 (10.66%) Oracle
6 63 (9.46%) HP
7 40 (6.01%) Symantec
8 20 (3.00%) Red Hat
9 19 (2.85%) Websense
10 18 (2.70%) Red Gate
11 17 (2.55%) Nimble Storage
12 16 (2.40%) IBM
13 15 (2.25%) Sun
13 15 (2.25%) Juniper
14 14 (2.10%) Dell
14 14 (2.10%) Vertica
15 13 (1.95%) EMC
16 12 (1.80%) SAP
17 11 (1.65%) 3PAR
18 9 (1.35%) Computacenter
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits plan
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus on-call Allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus, Pension & Healthcare!
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + car, bens allow, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + car, bens allow, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Full Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 33k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K + Bonus, Health and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago