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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 60 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.56% 0.75% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.30% 1.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £34,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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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
283 235 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 48.38% 44.01% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 230 165 159
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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

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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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Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Watford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) MCP
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) MCSE
5 5 (31.25%) MCSA
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) SCCM
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) DB2
2 3 (18.75%) Sybase IQ
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Architect
2 3 (18.75%) DBA
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Sybase