Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 95 101
Rank change year-on-year +40 +6 +28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 512 332 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.81% 3.20% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.67% 5.58% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 462 309 300
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,250 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,673 5,947 6,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.75% 57.35% 58.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6,080 5,441 6,022
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,725 £39,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +0.88%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in the City of London.

Salary trend for PowerShell in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the City of London

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Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the City of London region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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
London Bridge +4 5 £55,000 +22.22%
PowerShell
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 310 (60.55%) Windows
2 206 (40.23%) Microsoft
3 200 (39.06%) Active Directory
4 198 (38.67%) SQL
5 176 (34.38%) Finance
6 168 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 167 (32.62%) Windows Server
8 148 (28.91%) DevOps
9 140 (27.34%) SQL Server
10 123 (24.02%) VMware
11 116 (22.66%) Linux
12 115 (22.46%) .NET
13 108 (21.09%) Python
14 107 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
15 103 (20.12%) Office 365
15 103 (20.12%) Firewall
16 99 (19.34%) DNS
16 99 (19.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 95 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
18 94 (18.36%) Windows Server 2008
19 91 (17.77%) TCP/IP
20 90 (17.58%) Hyper-V
21 88 (17.19%) Migration
21 88 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
22 87 (16.99%) C#
23 73 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
24 71 (13.87%) Puppet
25 68 (13.28%) Scrum
26 67 (13.09%) JavaScript
26 67 (13.09%) DHCP

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 57 (11.13%) MS Exchange
2 49 (9.57%) IIS
2 49 (9.57%) SharePoint
3 25 (4.88%) Apache
4 23 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 21 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.56%) Skype for Business
9 7 (1.37%) CMS
9 7 (1.37%) nginx
10 6 (1.17%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.98%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.59%) Confluence
12 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 27 (5.27%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.17%) Infor SunSystems
2 6 (1.17%) ReMetrica
3 4 (0.78%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.20%) PlanetPress Connect
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 168 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
3 103 (20.12%) Office 365
4 30 (5.86%) PaaS
5 29 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 24 (4.69%) SaaS
7 23 (4.49%) IaaS
8 15 (2.93%) GitHub
9 12 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (2.34%) G Suite
10 11 (2.15%) Azure Data Factory
11 9 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (1.76%) Serverless
12 8 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (1.56%) NuGet
13 7 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (1.37%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.17%) Azure Functions
15 5 (0.98%) Data Lake Analytics
15 5 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (20.12%) Firewall
2 99 (19.34%) DNS
3 91 (17.77%) TCP/IP
4 67 (13.09%) DHCP
5 37 (7.23%) VPN
6 36 (7.03%) Internet
7 35 (6.84%) SAN
8 32 (6.25%) VLAN
9 25 (4.88%) Skype
10 22 (4.30%) WAN
11 17 (3.32%) LAN
12 16 (3.13%) Wireless
13 15 (2.93%) HTTP
14 14 (2.73%) Network Security
15 13 (2.54%) BGP
16 12 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (2.15%) IP Telephony
17 11 (2.15%) SSL
18 8 (1.56%) NetScaler
18 8 (1.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (27.34%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (5.86%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
5 25 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 23 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (3.71%) Power BI
8 18 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (3.32%) MySQL
10 16 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (2.34%) Data Lake
13 11 (2.15%) InfluxDB
14 10 (1.95%) Big Data
15 9 (1.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.56%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (9.57%) Jenkins
2 46 (8.98%) Git (software)
3 44 (8.59%) TeamCity
4 43 (8.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (4.88%) Subversion
5 25 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (3.71%) Visual Studio
7 17 (3.32%) JIRA
8 15 (2.93%) SpecFlow
8 15 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (2.54%) Selenium
10 11 (2.15%) NUnit
11 10 (1.95%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.95%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (1.17%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.98%) Metasploit
14 5 (0.98%) tSQLt
15 4 (0.78%) ProC
16 3 (0.59%) MSI
General
1 176 (34.38%) Finance
2 36 (7.03%) Banking
3 23 (4.49%) Law
4 10 (1.95%) Investment Banking
4 10 (1.95%) Retail
5 9 (1.76%) Legal
6 8 (1.56%) Front Office
7 7 (1.37%) Advertising
8 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Marketing
11 1 (0.20%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (19.73%) Analyst
2 70 (13.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 61 (11.91%) Developer
4 50 (9.77%) Administrator
5 45 (8.79%) DevOps Engineer
6 40 (7.81%) Windows Engineer
7 38 (7.42%) Support Engineer
8 35 (6.84%) Applications Support
9 30 (5.86%) Security Analyst
10 28 (5.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 28 (5.47%) Linux Administrator
10 28 (5.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 28 (5.47%) Support Analyst
10 28 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
11 26 (5.08%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 25 (4.88%) Server Engineer
13 24 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
14 23 (4.49%) Systems Analyst
14 23 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
15 22 (4.30%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (22.46%) .NET
2 31 (6.05%) .NET Framework
2 31 (6.05%) ASP.NET
3 23 (4.49%) HTML
3 23 (4.49%) Web Services
4 21 (4.10%) Elastic Stack
4 21 (4.10%) jQuery
5 20 (3.91%) CSS
6 19 (3.71%) JSON
7 18 (3.52%) XML
8 15 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (2.93%) CSS3
8 15 (2.93%) NHibernate
9 13 (2.54%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (2.54%) Entity Framework
10 12 (2.34%) WCF
11 11 (2.15%) HTML5
11 11 (2.15%) LAMP
12 10 (1.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 37 (7.23%) PKI
3 35 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.47%) Hedge funds
5 23 (4.49%) Reinsurance
6 20 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.73%) Fintech
10 13 (2.54%) Clustering
11 12 (2.34%) User Experience
12 10 (1.95%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.95%) Replication
13 9 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (1.76%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
16 6 (1.17%) Derivative
16 6 (1.17%) Equities
17 5 (0.98%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 310 (60.55%) Windows
2 167 (32.62%) Windows Server
3 116 (22.66%) Linux
4 94 (18.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (7.81%) Windows 10
7 38 (7.42%) Unix
8 35 (6.84%) Windows 7
9 18 (3.52%) Mac OS X
10 17 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (2.93%) Solaris
12 9 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.56%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.37%) Amazon Linux
15 5 (0.98%) CentOS
16 4 (0.78%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.39%) VMS
18 1 (0.20%) Android
18 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (28.91%) DevOps
2 99 (19.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 95 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (17.19%) Migration
5 68 (13.28%) Scrum
6 60 (11.72%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (11.52%) ITIL
8 54 (10.55%) Analytics
9 51 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (9.57%) Configuration Management
11 45 (8.79%) ETL
12 43 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 41 (8.01%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (6.84%) CRM
15 34 (6.64%) High Availability
16 33 (6.45%) Systems Engineering
17 32 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
18 31 (6.05%) MVC
18 31 (6.05%) Penetration Testing
18 31 (6.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 198 (38.67%) SQL
2 108 (21.09%) Python
3 87 (16.99%) C#
4 67 (13.09%) JavaScript
5 64 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 58 (11.33%) Bash Shell
7 37 (7.23%) Java
8 24 (4.69%) Perl
9 23 (4.49%) Shell Script
10 21 (4.10%) C++
11 20 (3.91%) VB
12 13 (2.54%) Ruby
13 12 (2.34%) C
14 10 (1.95%) PHP
14 10 (1.95%) VBA
15 7 (1.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 6 (1.17%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.17%) Korn
17 5 (0.98%) U-SQL
18 3 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (12.50%) Degree
2 28 (5.47%) CISSP
3 24 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (2.93%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (2.73%) MCSE
7 12 (2.34%) MCSA
8 9 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.37%) CCNA
10 6 (1.17%) AWS Certification
11 5 (0.98%) CCNP
12 4 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.59%) CCA
13 3 (0.59%) HND
13 3 (0.59%) MCP
14 2 (0.39%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.39%) MCSD
14 2 (0.39%) OCP
14 2 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.93%) GDPR
2 12 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.95%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (1.95%) HIPAA
4 8 (1.56%) SLA
5 5 (0.98%) QA
6 3 (0.59%) EMIR
6 3 (0.59%) FATCA
6 3 (0.59%) MiFID
6 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.59%) PMO
7 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 200 (39.06%) Active Directory
2 90 (17.58%) Hyper-V
3 73 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (8.98%) Docker
5 27 (5.27%) XenApp
6 18 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 17 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.73%) vSphere
9 9 (1.76%) VirtualBox
9 9 (1.76%) XenServer
10 8 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.98%) KVM
11 5 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.78%) Firmware
12 4 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.39%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.39%) RHEV
13 2 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (13.87%) Puppet
2 67 (13.09%) SCCM
3 57 (11.13%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (10.74%) SCOM
5 53 (10.35%) Ansible
6 26 (5.08%) Nagios
6 26 (5.08%) Terraform
7 25 (4.88%) Kubernetes
8 17 (3.32%) Backup Exec
9 13 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (1.95%) Grafana
10 10 (1.95%) Kibana
11 8 (1.56%) logstash
11 8 (1.56%) SCOrch
12 7 (1.37%) Prometheus
13 6 (1.17%) HAProxy
13 6 (1.17%) Salt
13 6 (1.17%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.98%) Nessus
14 5 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 206 (40.23%) Microsoft
2 123 (24.02%) VMware
3 58 (11.33%) Citrix
4 31 (6.05%) Splunk
5 25 (4.88%) SAP
6 22 (4.30%) Palo Alto
7 21 (4.10%) Oracle
8 20 (3.91%) Cisco
9 18 (3.52%) NetApp
10 17 (3.32%) Symantec
11 16 (3.13%) Google
12 15 (2.93%) Meraki
12 15 (2.93%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.93%) Veeam
13 14 (2.73%) ServiceNow
14 13 (2.54%) Ivanti
15 12 (2.34%) HP
16 11 (2.15%) Bloomberg
17 10 (1.95%) Dell
18 8 (1.56%) Sun