Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 89 114
Rank change year-on-year +34 +25 +22
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 533 336 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.81% 3.39% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.77% 5.97% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 474 318 278
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 £42,125 £36,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,375 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 6,860 5,627 6,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 61.94% 56.71% 57.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,273 5,144 6,386
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -7 3 £50,000 +11.11%
PowerShell
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 334 (62.66%) Windows
2 235 (44.09%) Microsoft
3 214 (40.15%) Finance
4 208 (39.02%) Active Directory
5 190 (35.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 181 (33.96%) SQL
7 157 (29.46%) SQL Server
8 153 (28.71%) Windows Server
9 149 (27.95%) DevOps
10 148 (27.77%) VMware
11 141 (26.45%) Linux
12 121 (22.70%) Office 365
13 118 (22.14%) .NET
14 109 (20.45%) C#
14 109 (20.45%) DNS
14 109 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
15 101 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 100 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
17 97 (18.20%) Python
18 96 (18.01%) Firewall
19 93 (17.45%) Hyper-V
20 91 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
20 91 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
21 89 (16.70%) Citrix
22 84 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
23 78 (14.63%) Migration
24 77 (14.45%) MS Exchange
25 76 (14.26%) TCP/IP
26 73 (13.70%) ITIL
27 71 (13.32%) 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 77 (14.45%) MS Exchange
2 62 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 48 (9.01%) IIS
4 38 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (5.44%) Skype for Business
7 27 (5.07%) Tomcat
8 23 (4.32%) Apache
9 16 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.50%) Confluence
12 6 (1.13%) CMS
13 5 (0.94%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.94%) JBoss
14 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.56%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 42 (7.88%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.88%) Infor SunSystems
2 10 (1.88%) ReMetrica
3 4 (0.75%) MetaTrader
3 4 (0.75%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.19%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.19%) PlanetPress Connect
4 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 190 (35.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (22.70%) Office 365
3 109 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (6.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (4.50%) PaaS
6 21 (3.94%) IaaS
7 19 (3.56%) SaaS
8 14 (2.63%) GitHub
9 12 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (2.25%) G Suite
10 10 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.88%) NuGet
10 10 (1.88%) Serverless
11 9 (1.69%) Amazon S3
11 9 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.50%) OneDrive
13 6 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (1.13%) Azure Data Factory
14 5 (0.94%) Azure Functions
14 5 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 109 (20.45%) DNS
2 96 (18.01%) Firewall
3 76 (14.26%) TCP/IP
4 71 (13.32%) DHCP
5 59 (11.07%) VPN
6 44 (8.26%) Skype
7 40 (7.50%) Internet
7 40 (7.50%) SAN
8 30 (5.63%) WAN
9 24 (4.50%) VLAN
10 22 (4.13%) NetScaler
11 19 (3.56%) LAN
12 17 (3.19%) Network Security
13 16 (3.00%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (3.00%) HTTP
13 16 (3.00%) MPLS
13 16 (3.00%) SMTP
14 13 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (2.25%) WLAN
16 11 (2.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (29.46%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (5.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (3.38%) MySQL
9 12 (2.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.06%) Power BI
11 10 (1.88%) SAP Data Services
12 9 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (1.69%) InfluxDB
12 9 (1.69%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.50%) Big Data
13 8 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.50%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 61 (11.44%) TeamCity
2 54 (10.13%) Jenkins
3 45 (8.44%) Git (software)
4 44 (8.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (5.25%) Visual Studio
6 27 (5.07%) JIRA
6 27 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (4.88%) Subversion
8 17 (3.19%) SpecFlow
8 17 (3.19%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (2.81%) Selenium
10 14 (2.63%) NUnit
10 14 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (2.44%) Jasmine
11 13 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (1.31%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.94%) Maven
13 5 (0.94%) Metasploit
13 5 (0.94%) MSI
General
1 214 (40.15%) Finance
2 38 (7.13%) Law
3 35 (6.57%) Banking
4 12 (2.25%) Legal
5 9 (1.69%) Front Office
6 8 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 5 (0.94%) Marketing
7 5 (0.94%) Retail
8 4 (0.75%) Advertising
8 4 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) International Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (18.76%) Analyst
2 84 (15.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 67 (12.57%) Developer
4 56 (10.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 45 (8.44%) Administrator
6 38 (7.13%) Windows Engineer
7 34 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 33 (6.19%) Support Analyst
9 31 (5.82%) Applications Support
10 30 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
11 28 (5.25%) Support Engineer
12 26 (4.88%) DBA
12 26 (4.88%) Security Analyst
13 24 (4.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 23 (4.32%) .NET Developer
14 23 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
15 22 (4.13%) Azure Engineer
16 21 (3.94%) Applications Support Analyst
17 20 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
17 20 (3.75%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (22.14%) .NET
2 40 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 38 (7.13%) HTML
4 37 (6.94%) jQuery
5 35 (6.57%) CSS
6 33 (6.19%) .NET Framework
7 30 (5.63%) Web Services
7 30 (5.63%) XML
8 25 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (4.13%) LDAP
10 21 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (3.38%) AngularJS
11 18 (3.38%) CSS3
11 18 (3.38%) JSON
11 18 (3.38%) NHibernate
11 18 (3.38%) REST
12 17 (3.19%) Entity Framework
13 16 (3.00%) LINQ
14 15 (2.81%) WCF
14 15 (2.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.63%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.57%) PKI
3 34 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.56%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.19%) Hedge funds
6 17 (3.19%) Replication
7 16 (3.00%) Fintech
8 15 (2.81%) User Experience
9 14 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 14 (2.63%) Reinsurance
10 13 (2.44%) Public Cloud
11 12 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (1.69%) Clustering
13 9 (1.69%) Derivative
13 9 (1.69%) Equities
14 8 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (1.50%) Virtual Team
15 6 (1.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 334 (62.66%) Windows
2 153 (28.71%) Windows Server
3 141 (26.45%) Linux
4 91 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (8.07%) Windows 10
7 37 (6.94%) Windows 7
8 30 (5.63%) Unix
9 26 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 14 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.69%) CentOS
12 7 (1.31%) Android
13 5 (0.94%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.94%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.19%) VMS
14 1 (0.19%) VyOS
14 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (27.95%) DevOps
2 101 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 100 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (14.63%) Migration
5 73 (13.70%) ITIL
6 69 (12.95%) Scrum
7 52 (9.76%) Configuration Management
8 50 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (8.44%) Analytics
9 45 (8.44%) MVC
10 42 (7.88%) Cybersecurity
11 40 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
12 36 (6.75%) High Availability
13 34 (6.38%) ETL
14 30 (5.63%) TDD
15 29 (5.44%) Penetration Testing
15 29 (5.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 28 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (5.07%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (33.96%) SQL
2 109 (20.45%) C#
3 97 (18.20%) Python
4 66 (12.38%) T-SQL
5 65 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 62 (11.63%) JavaScript
7 41 (7.69%) Perl
8 35 (6.57%) Java
9 28 (5.25%) C
10 23 (4.32%) Shell Script
11 22 (4.13%) VB
12 19 (3.56%) Ruby
12 19 (3.56%) VBA
13 18 (3.38%) C++
14 10 (1.88%) PHP
15 8 (1.50%) VBScript
16 6 (1.13%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.13%) Korn
17 5 (0.94%) Go
18 4 (0.75%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (8.63%) Degree
2 33 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (4.50%) CISSP
4 19 (3.56%) MCSA
5 17 (3.19%) MCSE
6 16 (3.00%) MCITP
7 14 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.69%) MCTS
10 8 (1.50%) AWS Certification
10 8 (1.50%) CCNP
11 7 (1.31%) CCIE
11 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 4 (0.75%) CCNA
12 4 (0.75%) MCP
13 2 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.38%) Linux+ Certification
13 2 (0.38%) RHCA
13 2 (0.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.06%) SLA
2 8 (1.50%) QA
3 7 (1.31%) GDPR
4 4 (0.75%) EMIR
4 4 (0.75%) FATCA
4 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.75%) MiFID
4 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.38%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 208 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 93 (17.45%) Hyper-V
3 91 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (7.88%) Docker
5 35 (6.57%) XenApp
6 30 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (5.25%) XenDesktop
8 27 (5.07%) vSphere
9 16 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.69%) XenServer
11 8 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.94%) Firmware
13 5 (0.94%) KVM
13 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
15 3 (0.56%) Squid
16 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
16 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 68 (12.76%) SCCM
2 57 (10.69%) Puppet
3 48 (9.01%) Ansible
4 45 (8.44%) SCOM
5 42 (7.88%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (5.25%) Terraform
7 25 (4.69%) Nagios
8 23 (4.32%) Kubernetes
9 20 (3.75%) Kibana
10 12 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
10 12 (2.25%) WSUS
11 10 (1.88%) Backup Exec
11 10 (1.88%) logstash
12 9 (1.69%) Grafana
12 9 (1.69%) Salt
13 6 (1.13%) vCenter Server
14 5 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 5 (0.94%) Perfmon
14 5 (0.94%) QRadar
Vendors
1 235 (44.09%) Microsoft
2 148 (27.77%) VMware
3 89 (16.70%) Citrix
4 35 (6.57%) Cisco
5 26 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 24 (4.50%) Splunk
7 23 (4.32%) Google
7 23 (4.32%) HP
8 21 (3.94%) Oracle
9 20 (3.75%) Ivanti
10 19 (3.56%) ServiceNow
11 16 (3.00%) Palo Alto
11 16 (3.00%) Symantec
12 12 (2.25%) Bloomberg
12 12 (2.25%) SolarWinds
13 11 (2.06%) Meraki
13 11 (2.06%) Reuters
14 10 (1.88%) SAP
15 9 (1.69%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.69%) Nintex