Period
to 15 October 2021

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

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 65 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 244 147 419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.10% 4.11% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.79% 6.65% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 202 119 351
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £51,875 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £88,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +20.83% - +9.09%

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 3,596 2,210 6,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 60.47% 61.75% 60.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3,223 1,975 5,386
10th Percentile £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £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 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2021.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 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 City of London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 175 (71.72%) Azure
2 138 (56.56%) DevOps
3 117 (47.95%) Microsoft
4 113 (46.31%) Windows
5 96 (39.34%) Terraform
6 87 (35.66%) Active Directory
7 79 (32.38%) Python
8 76 (31.15%) SQL
9 73 (29.92%) Finance
10 64 (26.23%) AWS
11 59 (24.18%) Windows Server
12 57 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (22.95%) Kubernetes
14 53 (21.72%) Linux
14 53 (21.72%) PaaS
15 52 (21.31%) Docker
16 50 (20.49%) Infrastructure as Code
17 49 (20.08%) Microsoft 365
17 49 (20.08%) IaaS
17 49 (20.08%) VMware
18 48 (19.67%) SQL Server
19 43 (17.62%) Bash Shell
20 40 (16.39%) Ansible
21 39 (15.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 38 (15.57%) SCCM
22 38 (15.57%) .NET
23 36 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
24 35 (14.34%) Azure Active Directory
25 33 (13.52%) Problem-Solving
25 33 (13.52%) ITIL

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 24 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.79%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.69%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.46%) IIS
5 5 (2.05%) Confluence
5 5 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.23%) SAS
7 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.41%) JBoss
8 1 (0.41%) nginx
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (6.97%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.64%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (1.23%) FastStats
3 3 (1.23%) Unica
4 1 (0.41%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) Relativity
4 1 (0.41%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 175 (71.72%) Azure
2 64 (26.23%) AWS
3 53 (21.72%) PaaS
4 49 (20.08%) IaaS
4 49 (20.08%) Microsoft 365
5 35 (14.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 31 (12.70%) SaaS
7 28 (11.48%) Power Platform
8 21 (8.61%) Serverless
9 20 (8.20%) GCP
10 19 (7.79%) Azure Key Vault
11 15 (6.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (5.33%) Azure Service Bus
13 9 (3.69%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (3.28%) Azure Data Factory
14 8 (3.28%) Azure Storage
14 8 (3.28%) Slack
15 7 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (2.87%) Azure App Service
15 7 (2.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.84%) Firewall
2 21 (8.61%) DNS
3 16 (6.56%) DHCP
4 11 (4.51%) VPN
5 10 (4.10%) Network Security
5 10 (4.10%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.87%) SAN
7 6 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.46%) Skype
8 5 (2.05%) LAN
8 5 (2.05%) Unified Communications
8 5 (2.05%) VLAN
8 5 (2.05%) WAN
9 4 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (1.64%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.64%) PBX
9 4 (1.64%) VoIP
10 3 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.84%) Power BI
3 16 (6.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.28%) Data Lake
7 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.87%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.46%) Tableau
10 5 (2.05%) InfluxDB
10 5 (2.05%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.64%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.64%) MySQL
12 3 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.23%) QlikView
12 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.70%) Jenkins
3 27 (11.07%) TeamCity
4 16 (6.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.33%) GitLab
6 13 (5.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (3.69%) JIRA
8 8 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.87%) WinDbg
10 3 (1.23%) git-flow
10 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.82%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.41%) Apache Archiva
12 1 (0.41%) Burp Suite
12 1 (0.41%) GoCD
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.41%) sqlmap
12 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 73 (29.92%) Finance
2 30 (12.30%) Social Skills
3 25 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.74%) Legal
5 10 (4.10%) Banking
6 9 (3.69%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.28%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.87%) Retail
9 6 (2.46%) Back Office
9 6 (2.46%) Law
10 5 (2.05%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 3 (1.23%) Front Office
12 3 (1.23%) Games
12 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.23%) Marketing
13 2 (0.82%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.41%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 40 (16.39%) Azure Engineer
2 37 (15.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (14.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (10.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 22 (9.02%) Architect
6 21 (8.61%) Developer
7 17 (6.97%) Operations Engineer
7 17 (6.97%) Security Engineer
8 14 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.33%) Analyst
9 13 (5.33%) Lead DevOps
9 13 (5.33%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (5.33%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.92%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (4.92%) Azure Developer
10 12 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Applications Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.57%) .NET
2 23 (9.43%) ARM Templates
3 21 (8.61%) .NET Core
4 20 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (8.20%) React
5 19 (7.79%) CSS
5 19 (7.79%) JSON
5 19 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (7.38%) Entity Framework
6 18 (7.38%) jQuery
7 15 (6.15%) .NET Framework
8 14 (5.74%) Web Services
9 5 (2.05%) RESTful
9 5 (2.05%) XML
10 4 (1.64%) MDX
10 4 (1.64%) PySpark
10 4 (1.64%) YAML
11 3 (1.23%) COM
11 3 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (1.23%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.79%) N-Tier
2 13 (5.33%) Cloud Native
3 11 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.10%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.10%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.69%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.69%) Handset
5 9 (3.69%) Thin Client
6 8 (3.28%) Hedge funds
6 8 (3.28%) Replication
7 6 (2.46%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.46%) Enterprise Cloud
7 6 (2.46%) Equities
7 6 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.05%) Clustering
8 5 (2.05%) Derivative
8 5 (2.05%) EMC VNX
8 5 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.05%) Tandem
8 5 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (46.31%) Windows
2 59 (24.18%) Windows Server
3 53 (21.72%) Linux
4 21 (8.61%) Windows 10
5 18 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.51%) Unix
6 11 (4.51%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (4.10%) Android
7 10 (4.10%) Data ONTAP
7 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (2.46%) VMS
11 4 (1.64%) CentOS
11 4 (1.64%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.64%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (56.56%) DevOps
2 57 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (20.49%) Infrastructure as Code
4 39 (15.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 33 (13.52%) ITIL
5 33 (13.52%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (11.89%) Deployment Automation
7 29 (11.89%) Migration
8 27 (11.07%) Configuration Management
9 26 (10.66%) Test Automation
10 24 (9.84%) Service Management
11 23 (9.43%) ITSM
12 22 (9.02%) Service Delivery
13 21 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (8.61%) Microservices
13 21 (8.61%) MVC
13 21 (8.61%) Problem Management
14 19 (7.79%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (7.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (32.38%) Python
2 76 (31.15%) SQL
3 43 (17.62%) Bash Shell
4 32 (13.11%) C#
5 29 (11.89%) JavaScript
6 24 (9.84%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.74%) Java
8 10 (4.10%) VBScript
9 8 (3.28%) Ruby
10 6 (2.46%) Go
10 6 (2.46%) Perl
11 4 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.23%) Groovy
12 3 (1.23%) R
13 2 (0.82%) C
13 2 (0.82%) Scala
13 2 (0.82%) VBA
14 1 (0.41%) C++
14 1 (0.41%) PHP
14 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (5.74%) Degree
2 13 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.46%) CCNA
5 4 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.82%) CCSP
6 2 (0.82%) CISSP
6 2 (0.82%) MCSA
7 1 (0.41%) CCNP
7 1 (0.41%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MCITP
7 1 (0.41%) MOS
7 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.61%) SLA
2 8 (3.28%) GDPR
3 5 (2.05%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) NIST
System Software
1 87 (35.66%) Active Directory
2 52 (21.31%) Docker
3 36 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (6.97%) vSphere
5 14 (5.74%) Hyper-V
6 13 (5.33%) XenApp
7 11 (4.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (4.10%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (2.87%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.82%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 96 (39.34%) Terraform
2 56 (22.95%) Kubernetes
3 40 (16.39%) Ansible
4 38 (15.57%) SCCM
5 27 (11.07%) Puppet
6 25 (10.25%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (5.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (4.92%) SCOM
9 9 (3.69%) Nagios
10 7 (2.87%) Grafana
10 7 (2.87%) NetBackup
10 7 (2.87%) Perfmon
11 6 (2.46%) EdgeSight
11 6 (2.46%) SCOrch
11 6 (2.46%) SCVMM
12 5 (2.05%) CASB
13 4 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (1.64%) OfficeScan
13 4 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (1.64%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 117 (47.95%) Microsoft
2 49 (20.08%) VMware
3 24 (9.84%) Citrix
4 22 (9.02%) Cisco
5 16 (6.56%) HP
5 16 (6.56%) ServiceNow
6 15 (6.15%) NetApp
7 14 (5.74%) Google
8 11 (4.51%) EMC
8 11 (4.51%) Splunk
9 10 (4.10%) Bloomberg
9 10 (4.10%) LogicMonitor
9 10 (4.10%) Palo Alto
10 9 (3.69%) Apple
10 9 (3.69%) Reuters
10 9 (3.69%) Symantec
10 9 (3.69%) Veritas
11 8 (3.28%) Dell
11 8 (3.28%) Oracle
12 7 (2.87%) Databricks