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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 55 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% - 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £71,250 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
223 247 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.30% 45.40% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 172 190 243
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Nessus
3 2 (33.33%) Nmap
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
1 2 (33.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware