Period
to 18 October 2021

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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 56 70
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 294 191 545
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 4.32% 4.65% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.39% 7.63% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 245 162 472
10th Percentile £48,000 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £54,000 £47,741 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.83% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,938 £72,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £83,750 £82,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 3,981 2,502 7,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 58.45% 60.91% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,567 2,235 6,754
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,900 £103,750 £95,000
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

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 18 October 2021.

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 18 October 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 244 £72,500 +10.69% 95
West End of London -4 11 £56,757 +8.11% 1
City of Westminster -22 6 £56,757 +10.74% 1
Lambeth - 1 - -
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 - -
Camden - 1 - -
PowerShell
London

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 209 (71.09%) Azure
2 155 (52.72%) DevOps
3 137 (46.60%) Windows
4 132 (44.90%) Microsoft
5 109 (37.07%) Terraform
6 105 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 94 (31.97%) SQL
8 86 (29.25%) Python
9 84 (28.57%) Finance
10 80 (27.21%) AWS
11 75 (25.51%) Windows Server
12 65 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (21.77%) VMware
14 62 (21.09%) Microsoft 365
15 60 (20.41%) PaaS
16 59 (20.07%) Kubernetes
17 58 (19.73%) Bash Shell
17 58 (19.73%) Linux
18 56 (19.05%) SQL Server
18 56 (19.05%) IaaS
19 55 (18.71%) Docker
20 49 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
21 47 (15.99%) Social Skills
21 47 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
22 44 (14.97%) SaaS
23 43 (14.63%) SCCM
24 42 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
24 42 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
25 40 (13.61%) Ansible
25 40 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 31 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.80%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.74%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.38%) Confluence
4 7 (2.38%) IIS
5 6 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.02%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.02%) SAS
9 1 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.34%) JBoss
9 1 (0.34%) nginx
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.36%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (1.02%) FastStats
3 3 (1.02%) Unica
4 1 (0.34%) Actimize
4 1 (0.34%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.34%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Relativity
4 1 (0.34%) Salerio
4 1 (0.34%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 209 (71.09%) Azure
2 80 (27.21%) AWS
3 62 (21.09%) Microsoft 365
4 60 (20.41%) PaaS
5 56 (19.05%) IaaS
6 44 (14.97%) SaaS
7 42 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 32 (10.88%) Power Platform
8 32 (10.88%) Serverless
9 23 (7.82%) GCP
10 19 (6.46%) Azure Key Vault
11 17 (5.78%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (5.10%) Azure Service Bus
13 11 (3.74%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (3.40%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (3.40%) Azure Data Factory
15 9 (3.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (2.72%) Azure Functions
16 8 (2.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.88%) DNS
2 26 (8.84%) Firewall
3 25 (8.50%) DHCP
4 20 (6.80%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.08%) VPN
6 10 (3.40%) Network Security
7 9 (3.06%) BGP
7 9 (3.06%) Skype
8 7 (2.38%) SAN
8 7 (2.38%) VoIP
8 7 (2.38%) WAN
9 6 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (2.04%) LAN
9 6 (2.04%) Unified Communications
9 6 (2.04%) VLAN
10 4 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (1.36%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.36%) PBX
11 3 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.52%) Power BI
3 18 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 15 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.74%) Data Lake
8 8 (2.72%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.04%) Tableau
11 5 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.70%) InfluxDB
11 5 (1.70%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.70%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.36%) Big Data
12 4 (1.36%) MySQL
12 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (11.22%) Jenkins
2 31 (10.54%) Git (software)
3 29 (9.86%) TeamCity
4 19 (6.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (5.10%) GitLab
6 14 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (4.42%) Visual Studio Team System
8 11 (3.74%) JIRA
9 8 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.38%) WinDbg
11 3 (1.02%) git-flow
11 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.68%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.68%) kappa
12 2 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.34%) AppVeyor
13 1 (0.34%) AutoIt
13 1 (0.34%) ER Studio
13 1 (0.34%) GoCD
13 1 (0.34%) Sourcetree
General
1 84 (28.57%) Finance
2 47 (15.99%) Social Skills
3 35 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.44%) Legal
5 12 (4.08%) Banking
5 12 (4.08%) Law
6 10 (3.40%) Financial Institution
7 9 (3.06%) Retail
8 8 (2.72%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.38%) Public Sector
10 6 (2.04%) Back Office
11 5 (1.70%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.70%) Marketing
12 4 (1.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 3 (1.02%) Front Office
13 3 (1.02%) Games
14 2 (0.68%) Documentation Skills
14 2 (0.68%) International Banking
14 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (16.33%) Azure Engineer
2 41 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (10.20%) Architect
5 27 (9.18%) Cloud Engineer
6 22 (7.48%) Developer
7 20 (6.80%) IT Engineer
7 20 (6.80%) Security Engineer
8 19 (6.46%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (6.12%) Analyst
10 17 (5.78%) Operations Engineer
11 15 (5.10%) Support Engineer
12 14 (4.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.42%) Lead DevOps
13 13 (4.42%) Senior DevOps
13 13 (4.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (4.08%) Azure Developer
14 12 (4.08%) Senior IT Engineer
15 11 (3.74%) AWS Engineer
15 11 (3.74%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.61%) .NET
2 29 (9.86%) ARM Templates
3 21 (7.14%) .NET Core
4 20 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (6.80%) React
5 19 (6.46%) CSS
5 19 (6.46%) JSON
5 19 (6.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (6.12%) Entity Framework
6 18 (6.12%) jQuery
7 16 (5.44%) Web Services
8 15 (5.10%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.04%) XML
10 5 (1.70%) Kafka
10 5 (1.70%) MDX
10 5 (1.70%) RESTful
11 4 (1.36%) PySpark
11 4 (1.36%) YAML
12 3 (1.02%) COM
12 3 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.46%) N-Tier
2 14 (4.76%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 11 (3.74%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.40%) Hedge funds
6 9 (3.06%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.06%) Handset
6 9 (3.06%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.06%) User Experience
7 8 (2.72%) Replication
8 6 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
8 6 (2.04%) Equities
8 6 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.70%) Clustering
9 5 (1.70%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 137 (46.60%) Windows
2 75 (25.51%) Windows Server
3 58 (19.73%) Linux
4 30 (10.20%) Windows 10
5 27 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (4.08%) Unix
8 10 (3.40%) Android
8 10 (3.40%) Data ONTAP
8 10 (3.40%) Mac OS X
8 10 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.72%) VMS
9 8 (2.72%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (1.70%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.36%) CentOS
11 4 (1.36%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (52.72%) DevOps
2 65 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 42 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 35 (11.90%) ITIL
7 32 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (10.54%) Cybersecurity
8 31 (10.54%) Migration
9 30 (10.20%) Deployment Automation
10 29 (9.86%) Configuration Management
11 27 (9.18%) Test Automation
12 26 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (8.84%) Service Delivery
12 26 (8.84%) Service Management
13 23 (7.82%) ITSM
14 21 (7.14%) Microservices
14 21 (7.14%) MVC
14 21 (7.14%) Problem Management
15 20 (6.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 94 (31.97%) SQL
2 86 (29.25%) Python
3 58 (19.73%) Bash Shell
4 38 (12.93%) C#
5 33 (11.22%) JavaScript
6 24 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 19 (6.46%) Java
8 11 (3.74%) Ruby
9 10 (3.40%) VBScript
10 8 (2.72%) Go
10 8 (2.72%) Perl
11 5 (1.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.36%) R
12 4 (1.36%) Scala
13 3 (1.02%) Groovy
14 2 (0.68%) C
14 2 (0.68%) VBA
15 1 (0.34%) C++
15 1 (0.34%) VB
15 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (10.20%) Degree
2 13 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.72%) CCNA
4 6 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (1.36%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.36%) CCSP
5 4 (1.36%) CISSP
6 2 (0.68%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.68%) CCNP
6 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.68%) MCSA
7 1 (0.34%) GCIA
7 1 (0.34%) GCIH
7 1 (0.34%) MOS
7 1 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.82%) SLA
2 8 (2.72%) GDPR
3 5 (1.70%) QA
4 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) NIST
System Software
1 105 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 55 (18.71%) Docker
3 47 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (8.16%) Hyper-V
5 17 (5.78%) vSphere
6 13 (4.42%) XenApp
7 11 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (3.40%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (2.38%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 109 (37.07%) Terraform
2 59 (20.07%) Kubernetes
3 43 (14.63%) SCCM
4 40 (13.61%) Ansible
5 26 (8.84%) Puppet
6 25 (8.50%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (6.12%) Microsoft Intune
8 14 (4.76%) SCOM
9 9 (3.06%) Nagios
10 7 (2.38%) Grafana
10 7 (2.38%) NetBackup
10 7 (2.38%) Perfmon
11 6 (2.04%) EdgeSight
11 6 (2.04%) SCOrch
11 6 (2.04%) SCVMM
12 5 (1.70%) CASB
13 4 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (1.36%) OfficeScan
13 4 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (1.36%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 132 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 64 (21.77%) VMware
3 27 (9.18%) ServiceNow
4 25 (8.50%) Citrix
5 24 (8.16%) Cisco
6 19 (6.46%) LogicMonitor
7 16 (5.44%) Google
7 16 (5.44%) HP
8 15 (5.10%) NetApp
9 11 (3.74%) Bloomberg
9 11 (3.74%) EMC
9 11 (3.74%) Splunk
10 10 (3.40%) Okta
10 10 (3.40%) Palo Alto
10 10 (3.40%) Reuters
10 10 (3.40%) SolarWinds
11 9 (3.06%) Apple
11 9 (3.06%) Databricks
11 9 (3.06%) Symantec
11 9 (3.06%) Veritas