Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 99 148
Rank change year-on-year +31 +49 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 505 315 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.58% 3.11% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.54% 5.48% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 445 290 252
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.77%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,550
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,125 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +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 6,702 5,745 7,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 60.77% 56.66% 56.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6,031 5,191 6,870
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.26% +3.64%

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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 21 June 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 21 June 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 - 5 £55,000 -
PowerShell
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 (61.39%) Windows
2 261 (51.68%) Microsoft
3 230 (45.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 207 (40.99%) Finance
5 195 (38.61%) Active Directory
6 188 (37.23%) VMware
7 171 (33.86%) SQL Server
8 164 (32.48%) SQL
9 159 (31.49%) Windows Server
10 145 (28.71%) DevOps
11 130 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 127 (25.15%) Amazon AWS
13 113 (22.38%) DNS
14 112 (22.18%) Linux
15 105 (20.79%) Citrix
16 102 (20.20%) C#
17 100 (19.80%) Office 365
18 98 (19.41%) Firewall
19 92 (18.22%) .NET
20 85 (16.83%) Migration
21 83 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
22 79 (15.64%) WAN
23 78 (15.45%) DHCP
23 78 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
24 76 (15.05%) Puppet
25 75 (14.85%) ITIL
26 73 (14.46%) VPN
27 72 (14.26%) Cisco
28 71 (14.06%) MS Exchange
29 69 (13.66%) SCCM

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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 71 (14.06%) MS Exchange
2 56 (11.09%) SharePoint
3 43 (8.51%) IIS
4 34 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (6.73%) Skype for Business
5 30 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (5.15%) Tomcat
7 24 (4.75%) Confluence
8 13 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (2.38%) Apache
10 8 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.99%) JBoss
11 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.79%) CMS
12 4 (0.79%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.97%) MetaTrader
2 7 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.79%) Infor SunSystems
3 4 (0.79%) ReMetrica
4 2 (0.40%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.40%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 230 (45.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (25.15%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (19.80%) Office 365
4 43 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 33 (6.53%) IaaS
6 21 (4.16%) PaaS
7 20 (3.96%) SaaS
8 19 (3.76%) NuGet
9 15 (2.97%) Serverless
10 12 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (2.38%) Mimecast
11 10 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (1.78%) GitHub
13 8 (1.58%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.79%) Slack
15 3 (0.59%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 2 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 113 (22.38%) DNS
2 98 (19.41%) Firewall
3 79 (15.64%) WAN
4 78 (15.45%) DHCP
5 73 (14.46%) VPN
6 52 (10.30%) MPLS
7 50 (9.90%) TCP/IP
8 46 (9.11%) NetScaler
9 45 (8.91%) LAN
10 42 (8.32%) SAN
11 38 (7.52%) Cisco IOS
12 35 (6.93%) NX-OS
13 34 (6.73%) Skype
14 32 (6.34%) Internet
15 30 (5.94%) Network Security
16 29 (5.74%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (5.74%) WLAN
17 26 (5.15%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (4.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 24 (4.75%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (33.86%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (8.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 44 (8.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (5.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 28 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (3.76%) Azure SQL Database
9 17 (3.37%) OLAP
10 15 (2.97%) OLTP
10 15 (2.97%) Snowflake Schema
11 12 (2.38%) Power BI
12 11 (2.18%) Relational Database
13 10 (1.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.78%) MySQL
15 8 (1.58%) NoSQL
15 8 (1.58%) OLAP Cube
15 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
16 6 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (11.09%) Git (software)
1 56 (11.09%) TeamCity
2 44 (8.71%) JIRA
3 43 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 43 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (7.92%) Jenkins
5 37 (7.33%) Visual Studio
6 33 (6.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 25 (4.95%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (3.17%) CA Release Automation
8 16 (3.17%) Maven
9 15 (2.97%) Ant
9 15 (2.97%) Eclipse
9 15 (2.97%) Fiddler
9 15 (2.97%) IntelliJ
9 15 (2.97%) ReSharper
10 11 (2.18%) MSBuild
11 8 (1.58%) MSI
11 8 (1.58%) Subversion
12 6 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 207 (40.99%) Finance
2 33 (6.53%) Banking
2 33 (6.53%) Law
3 14 (2.77%) Legal
4 9 (1.78%) Front Office
4 9 (1.78%) Retail
5 8 (1.58%) Advertising
6 6 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 5 (0.99%) Marketing
8 3 (0.59%) Billing
8 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) International Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (14.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 63 (12.48%) Analyst
3 60 (11.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 55 (10.89%) Developer
5 46 (9.11%) Administrator
6 40 (7.92%) Architect
7 30 (5.94%) DBA
8 29 (5.74%) Support Engineer
8 29 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
9 28 (5.54%) Windows Engineer
10 27 (5.35%) SQL DBA
11 25 (4.95%) Consultant
11 25 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
12 24 (4.75%) Support Analyst
13 23 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
13 23 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 23 (4.55%) IT Engineer
13 23 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
13 23 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
13 23 (4.55%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (18.22%) .NET
2 55 (10.89%) ASP.NET
3 41 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 39 (7.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (7.72%) REST
5 38 (7.52%) Web Services
6 33 (6.53%) HTML
7 29 (5.74%) CSS
7 29 (5.74%) XML
8 25 (4.95%) SOAP
9 21 (4.16%) jQuery
9 21 (4.16%) JSON
10 16 (3.17%) .NET Framework
11 15 (2.97%) ActiveMQ
11 15 (2.97%) LDAP
11 15 (2.97%) TIBCO EMS
12 13 (2.57%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.57%) RESTful
13 10 (1.98%) Entity Framework
13 10 (1.98%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
1 38 (7.52%) Data Centre
2 27 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (2.77%) Reinsurance
4 14 (2.77%) Replication
4 14 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.57%) Fintech
6 12 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.78%) Clustering
8 9 (1.78%) PKI
8 9 (1.78%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.58%) Enterprise Cloud
9 8 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.39%) Derivative
10 7 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.39%) User Experience
11 6 (1.19%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 310 (61.39%) Windows
2 159 (31.49%) Windows Server
3 112 (22.18%) Linux
4 78 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (13.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (9.11%) Windows 7
7 37 (7.33%) Windows 10
8 22 (4.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (3.76%) CentOS
10 12 (2.38%) Unix
11 11 (2.18%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.78%) VMS
13 8 (1.58%) Android
14 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.79%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.40%) Debian
18 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (28.71%) DevOps
2 85 (16.83%) Migration
3 83 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (14.85%) ITIL
5 57 (11.29%) Configuration Management
6 55 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
8 48 (9.50%) MVC
9 40 (7.92%) Release Management
10 35 (6.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 34 (6.73%) Task Automation
12 33 (6.53%) Change Management
12 33 (6.53%) ETL
13 30 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (5.54%) Scrum
14 28 (5.54%) Software Deployment
15 26 (5.15%) Mentoring
15 26 (5.15%) Project Management
16 25 (4.95%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (32.48%) SQL
2 102 (20.20%) C#
3 64 (12.67%) Python
4 55 (10.89%) JavaScript
5 42 (8.32%) T-SQL
6 37 (7.33%) Perl
7 33 (6.53%) Bash Shell
7 33 (6.53%) Java
8 27 (5.35%) VBScript
9 21 (4.16%) C
10 17 (3.37%) Shell Script
11 16 (3.17%) VB
11 16 (3.17%) VBA
12 11 (2.18%) Ruby
13 4 (0.79%) PHP
14 3 (0.59%) Go
15 2 (0.40%) F#
15 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.20%) C++
16 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (9.11%) Degree
3 32 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (5.54%) MCSE
5 26 (5.15%) MCITP
6 25 (4.95%) CCNP
7 24 (4.75%) CCIE
8 23 (4.55%) MCSA
9 15 (2.97%) MCTS
10 10 (1.98%) CISSP
11 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 8 (1.58%) CCNA
13 7 (1.39%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.99%) A+ Certification
14 5 (0.99%) MCP
14 5 (0.99%) TOGAF Certification
15 4 (0.79%) AWS Certification
15 4 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.59%) MCDST
17 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.76%) QA
2 15 (2.97%) SLA
3 5 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.59%) EMIR
4 3 (0.59%) FATCA
4 3 (0.59%) GCP
4 3 (0.59%) GDPR
4 3 (0.59%) MiFID
5 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 195 (38.61%) Active Directory
2 130 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (13.47%) Hyper-V
4 40 (7.92%) XenApp
5 38 (7.52%) VMware ESXi
5 38 (7.52%) vSphere
6 34 (6.73%) XenDesktop
7 30 (5.94%) Docker
8 14 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.99%) XenServer
11 4 (0.79%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.59%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.59%) Squid
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 76 (15.05%) Puppet
2 69 (13.66%) SCCM
3 49 (9.70%) Terraform
4 42 (8.32%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (7.33%) Ansible
6 24 (4.75%) Kibana
7 22 (4.36%) Perfmon
8 16 (3.17%) logstash
8 16 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
9 15 (2.97%) Nagios
10 14 (2.77%) Backup Exec
11 10 (1.98%) WSUS
12 9 (1.78%) SCOM
13 7 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (1.39%) Kubernetes
13 7 (1.39%) vCenter Server
14 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.79%) Salt
15 3 (0.59%) EdgeSight
15 3 (0.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 261 (51.68%) Microsoft
2 188 (37.23%) VMware
3 105 (20.79%) Citrix
4 72 (14.26%) Cisco
5 34 (6.73%) Google
6 31 (6.14%) CheckPoint
7 30 (5.94%) Juniper
8 29 (5.74%) HP
9 27 (5.35%) F5
10 24 (4.75%) Blue Coat
10 24 (4.75%) Imperva
10 24 (4.75%) Infoblox
10 24 (4.75%) Zscaler
11 22 (4.36%) ServiceNow
12 19 (3.76%) Red Hat
13 18 (3.56%) TIBCO
14 17 (3.37%) SolarWinds
15 15 (2.97%) Veeam
16 14 (2.77%) Ivanti
17 13 (2.57%) Bloomberg