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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 60 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.36% 0.19% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 0.34% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +39.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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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
202 291 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.33% 55.96% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 175 200 159
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase IQ
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 3 (30.00%) DB2
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Database Mirroring
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
1 2 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase