Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 63 52 56
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 325 272 526
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 4.50% 5.41% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.85% 8.54% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 285 252 451
10th Percentile £46,550 £45,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £87,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,139 3,186 6,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 57.27% 63.33% 57.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,703 2,893 5,873
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Central London

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Central London.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Central London

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Central London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Central London

PowerShell
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
City of London -18 250 £72,500 -3.33% 93
City of Westminster -14 13 £47,500 +5.56%
West End of London 0 9 £48,000 -8.57%
Southwark -7 6 £82,500 +83.33%
Camden - 5 £48,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 - -
Lambeth - 1 - -
PowerShell
London

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 213 (65.54%) Azure
2 174 (53.54%) Windows
3 163 (50.15%) DevOps
4 145 (44.62%) Active Directory
5 134 (41.23%) Microsoft
6 132 (40.62%) Terraform
7 102 (31.38%) CI/CD
8 100 (30.77%) AWS
9 96 (29.54%) Windows Server
10 91 (28.00%) SQL
11 88 (27.08%) Kubernetes
12 87 (26.77%) Finance
13 86 (26.46%) VMware
13 86 (26.46%) Linux
14 85 (26.15%) Python
14 85 (26.15%) Bash
15 81 (24.92%) SaaS
16 77 (23.69%) Microsoft 365
17 75 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 68 (20.92%) Docker
19 66 (20.31%) Cybersecurity
20 65 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
21 63 (19.38%) DNS
22 60 (18.46%) SCCM
23 58 (17.85%) Social Skills
24 55 (16.92%) Migration
24 55 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
25 53 (16.31%) Degree
25 53 (16.31%) TeamCity
26 52 (16.00%) DHCP

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.23%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.46%) IIS
3 8 (2.46%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.62%) nginx
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.62%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.31%) Actimize
2 1 (0.31%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.31%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 213 (65.54%) Azure
2 100 (30.77%) AWS
3 81 (24.92%) SaaS
4 77 (23.69%) Microsoft 365
5 44 (13.54%) IaaS
6 40 (12.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 40 (12.31%) PaaS
7 34 (10.46%) Serverless
8 21 (6.46%) Azure Monitor
9 18 (5.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (5.54%) Power Platform
10 17 (5.23%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (5.23%) Azure Data Factory
10 17 (5.23%) GCP
11 15 (4.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (4.62%) Azure Service Bus
12 13 (4.00%) GitHub
12 13 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 12 (3.69%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (19.38%) DNS
2 52 (16.00%) DHCP
3 39 (12.00%) Firewall
4 34 (10.46%) TCP/IP
5 27 (8.31%) BGP
6 20 (6.15%) LAN
6 20 (6.15%) WAN
7 16 (4.92%) SAN
8 11 (3.38%) VPN
9 8 (2.46%) Skype
10 6 (1.85%) SNMP
10 6 (1.85%) SSH
10 6 (1.85%) VoIP
11 5 (1.54%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.54%) SMTP
11 5 (1.54%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.23%) PBX
12 4 (1.23%) tcpdump
12 4 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.62%) Data Lake
2 15 (4.62%) Power BI
3 14 (4.31%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.77%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.46%) Big Data
6 7 (2.15%) MySQL
7 6 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.85%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.23%) HDInsight
10 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.62%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 53 (16.31%) TeamCity
2 30 (9.23%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.85%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 16 (4.92%) GitLab
5 12 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (2.46%) JIRA
7 6 (1.85%) Subversion
8 4 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.23%) NUnit
8 4 (1.23%) WinDbg
9 3 (0.92%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.92%) git-flow
9 3 (0.92%) Metasploit
9 3 (0.92%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.62%) Burp Suite
10 2 (0.62%) kappa
10 2 (0.62%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
General
1 87 (26.77%) Finance
2 58 (17.85%) Social Skills
3 39 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.31%) Banking
5 13 (4.00%) Public Sector
6 11 (3.38%) Retail
7 10 (3.08%) Law
8 9 (2.77%) Back Office
9 8 (2.46%) Financial Institution
9 8 (2.46%) Manufacturing
10 7 (2.15%) Games
10 7 (2.15%) Legal
11 6 (1.85%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.92%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.62%) Front Office
14 2 (0.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.62%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (21.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (11.69%) Architect
3 38 (11.69%) Azure Engineer
4 29 (8.92%) IT Engineer
5 28 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
6 25 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 25 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
7 24 (7.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 22 (6.77%) Analyst
9 19 (5.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 19 (5.85%) Support Engineer
10 18 (5.54%) Operations Engineer
11 17 (5.23%) Developer
12 16 (4.92%) Senior IT Engineer
13 15 (4.62%) Applications Engineer
13 15 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (4.31%) Azure Architect
14 14 (4.31%) Server Engineer
15 13 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.69%) .NET
2 35 (10.77%) ARM Templates
3 16 (4.92%) CSS
3 16 (4.92%) jQuery
3 16 (4.92%) JSON
3 16 (4.92%) React
4 13 (4.00%) .NET Core
5 12 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (3.69%) Entity Framework
5 12 (3.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (3.38%) Web Services
7 10 (3.08%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Graph
8 6 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.23%) HTML5
9 4 (1.23%) Kafka
9 4 (1.23%) MDX
9 4 (1.23%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (1.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.38%) Cloud Native
2 27 (8.31%) User Experience
3 12 (3.69%) Clustering
3 12 (3.69%) N-Tier
4 11 (3.38%) Enterprise Cloud
5 10 (3.08%) Replication
6 9 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.77%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.46%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.15%) PKI
9 6 (1.85%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.85%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.85%) Handset
9 6 (1.85%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.23%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 174 (53.54%) Windows
2 96 (29.54%) Windows Server
3 86 (26.46%) Linux
4 43 (13.23%) Windows 10
4 43 (13.23%) Windows Server 2016
5 37 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (8.62%) Mac OS X
7 21 (6.46%) Windows Server 2019
8 17 (5.23%) Unix
9 9 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.46%) VMS
10 8 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (2.15%) Android
12 6 (1.85%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.62%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.31%) CentOS
14 1 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (50.15%) DevOps
2 102 (31.38%) CI/CD
3 66 (20.31%) Cybersecurity
4 65 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 55 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (16.92%) Migration
6 47 (14.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 45 (13.85%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 39 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (10.46%) ITIL
10 32 (9.85%) Computer Science
11 30 (9.23%) API Integration
11 30 (9.23%) Deployment Automation
11 30 (9.23%) IT Governance
12 28 (8.62%) Test Automation
13 27 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (8.31%) Data Loss Prevention
14 25 (7.69%) Analytics
15 24 (7.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.00%) SQL
2 85 (26.15%) Bash
2 85 (26.15%) Python
3 40 (12.31%) C#
4 27 (8.31%) JavaScript
5 26 (8.00%) Java
6 18 (5.54%) Ruby
7 15 (4.62%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.00%) Perl
9 10 (3.08%) VBScript
10 9 (2.77%) Go
11 5 (1.54%) VB
12 4 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.23%) Groovy
12 4 (1.23%) Scala
13 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (16.31%) Degree
2 31 (9.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.38%) CCNA
6 8 (2.46%) CISSP
6 8 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (1.54%) MCSE
8 4 (1.23%) CCNP
9 3 (0.92%) CCA
9 3 (0.92%) CCIE
9 3 (0.92%) CCSP
9 3 (0.92%) CEH
9 3 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.92%) MCITP
9 3 (0.92%) MCSA
9 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.62%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.77%) SLA
2 7 (2.15%) GDPR
3 5 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.92%) NIST
4 3 (0.92%) QA
5 2 (0.62%) GRC
5 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) PMO
6 1 (0.31%) SOC 2
System Software
1 145 (44.62%) Active Directory
2 75 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (20.92%) Docker
4 50 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (4.31%) vSphere
7 13 (4.00%) XenApp
8 12 (3.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.92%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.62%) LXC
13 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 132 (40.62%) Terraform
2 88 (27.08%) Kubernetes
3 60 (18.46%) SCCM
4 39 (12.00%) Ansible
5 23 (7.08%) Puppet
6 18 (5.54%) SCOM
7 16 (4.92%) Microsoft Intune
8 14 (4.31%) Nagios
9 13 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (3.38%) EdgeSight
10 11 (3.38%) Grafana
10 11 (3.38%) SCOrch
10 11 (3.38%) SCVMM
11 9 (2.77%) Prometheus
12 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (1.85%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.85%) Perfmon
13 5 (1.54%) CASB
13 5 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
14 4 (1.23%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 134 (41.23%) Microsoft
2 86 (26.46%) VMware
3 40 (12.31%) Citrix
4 34 (10.46%) LogicMonitor
4 34 (10.46%) ServiceNow
5 28 (8.62%) Okta
6 21 (6.46%) HP
7 17 (5.23%) Cisco
7 17 (5.23%) Splunk
8 11 (3.38%) Databricks
8 11 (3.38%) EMC
9 9 (2.77%) CheckPoint
9 9 (2.77%) Dell
9 9 (2.77%) SolarWinds
10 8 (2.46%) Bloomberg
10 8 (2.46%) Tripwire
11 7 (2.15%) Google
11 7 (2.15%) Reuters
12 6 (1.85%) Apple
13 5 (1.54%) Mitel