The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 64 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% - 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £43,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
PowerShell
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
228 214 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.14% 56.32% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 155 175 154
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Watford region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix