Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 63 97
Rank change year-on-year +3 +34 +15
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 390 460 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.26% 4.45% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.44% 7.09% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 325 420 308
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,750 £39,900 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +6.48%

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 5,245 6,484 6,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.24% 62.73% 57.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4,600 5,886 5,502
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,500 £39,525
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

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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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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
Moorgate - 3 £75,000 -
London Bridge -16 2 £48,500 -11.82%
PowerShell
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 241 (61.79%) Windows
2 184 (47.18%) Azure
3 156 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 143 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 129 (33.08%) Finance
6 122 (31.28%) DevOps
7 121 (31.03%) SQL
8 116 (29.74%) Active Directory
9 109 (27.95%) VMware
10 101 (25.90%) AWS
11 89 (22.82%) Office 365
12 85 (21.79%) ITIL
13 82 (21.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 81 (20.77%) SQL Server
14 81 (20.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 78 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 72 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
17 68 (17.44%) Terraform
17 68 (17.44%) Hyper-V
18 67 (17.18%) DNS
19 65 (16.67%) Linux
19 65 (16.67%) Python
20 64 (16.41%) .NET
20 64 (16.41%) Citrix
21 55 (14.10%) Bash Shell
22 54 (13.85%) C#
23 50 (12.82%) SCCM
24 49 (12.56%) Degree
25 47 (12.05%) TCP/IP
26 44 (11.28%) Data Centre

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 29 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.64%) IIS
2 22 (5.64%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.08%) Apache
3 12 (3.08%) nginx
4 8 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.03%) Apache TomEE
6 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.03%) JBoss
6 4 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.77%) LiveCycle
7 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.51%) CMS
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.77%) Acrobat
3 3 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.77%) InDesign
3 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.26%) Maya
5 1 (0.26%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 5 (1.28%) Salerio
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 184 (47.18%) Azure
2 101 (25.90%) AWS
3 89 (22.82%) Office 365
4 27 (6.92%) PaaS
5 26 (6.67%) IaaS
6 23 (5.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (3.08%) GCP
8 7 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (1.54%) Mimecast
9 6 (1.54%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.54%) SaaS
10 5 (1.28%) OneDrive
11 4 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.03%) GitHub
11 4 (1.03%) Serverless
12 3 (0.77%) G Suite
12 3 (0.77%) Slack
13 2 (0.51%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 67 (17.18%) DNS
2 47 (12.05%) TCP/IP
3 41 (10.51%) DHCP
4 30 (7.69%) SAN
5 29 (7.44%) Firewall
6 25 (6.41%) BGP
6 25 (6.41%) LAN
7 23 (5.90%) VLAN
8 20 (5.13%) VPN
9 18 (4.62%) WAN
10 10 (2.56%) NAS
11 8 (2.05%) HTTP
12 7 (1.79%) Internet
12 7 (1.79%) Intranet
12 7 (1.79%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.79%) Skype
13 6 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (1.54%) SSL
14 5 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.92%) Azure SQL Database
3 12 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2017
9 4 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.03%) Power BI
10 3 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.77%) InfluxDB
10 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.51%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 22 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.38%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
4 16 (4.10%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.59%) Jenkins
5 14 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (3.08%) JIRA
7 8 (2.05%) MSI
7 8 (2.05%) WinDbg
8 6 (1.54%) InstallShield
8 6 (1.54%) SonarQube
9 5 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.03%) DbUnit
10 4 (1.03%) FitNesse
10 4 (1.03%) Hudson
10 4 (1.03%) JBehave
10 4 (1.03%) Mockito
10 4 (1.03%) Selenium
10 4 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 129 (33.08%) Finance
2 18 (4.62%) Banking
3 15 (3.85%) Front Office
4 8 (2.05%) Advertising
4 8 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.28%) Law
6 4 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.51%) Legal
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 52 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 50 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (11.28%) Administrator
4 40 (10.26%) Analyst
5 29 (7.44%) Azure Engineer
6 28 (7.18%) Applications Support
7 25 (6.41%) Architect
8 24 (6.15%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 24 (6.15%) Support Engineer
8 24 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (5.64%) Support Analyst
10 18 (4.62%) Technical Architect
11 17 (4.36%) Azure Architect
11 17 (4.36%) Developer
12 16 (4.10%) .NET Architect
12 16 (4.10%) .NET Technical Architect
12 16 (4.10%) C# Architect
12 16 (4.10%) SOA Architect
12 16 (4.10%) Test Engineer
12 16 (4.10%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (16.41%) .NET
2 25 (6.41%) CSS
3 24 (6.15%) jQuery
4 23 (5.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 20 (5.13%) Entity Framework
6 18 (4.62%) React
6 18 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (3.33%) .NET Core
7 13 (3.33%) Node.js
8 10 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (2.31%) JSON
9 9 (2.31%) Web Services
10 8 (2.05%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.28%) Regular Expression
11 5 (1.28%) REST
12 4 (1.03%) HTML
12 4 (1.03%) SOAP
12 4 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.28%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.41%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.36%) N-Tier
4 15 (3.85%) Hedge funds
5 13 (3.33%) Replication
6 12 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.05%) Clustering
8 8 (2.05%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (2.05%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.05%) Handset
8 8 (2.05%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.05%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.54%) Derivative
9 6 (1.54%) User Experience
10 5 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.28%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 241 (61.79%) Windows
2 143 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 65 (16.67%) Linux
4 38 (9.74%) Windows 10
5 37 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (8.46%) Windows 7
8 17 (4.36%) Unix
9 13 (3.33%) Mac OS
10 10 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.31%) Android
12 6 (1.54%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.03%) Solaris
14 3 (0.77%) VMS
15 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.26%) CentOS
16 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (31.28%) DevOps
2 85 (21.79%) ITIL
3 81 (20.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 78 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (8.46%) Computer Science
8 32 (8.21%) Migration
9 31 (7.95%) Test Automation
10 30 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
11 28 (7.18%) Fintech
12 27 (6.92%) Configuration Management
12 27 (6.92%) Deployment Automation
13 26 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 25 (6.41%) MVC
15 24 (6.15%) API Integration
15 24 (6.15%) Service Delivery
16 23 (5.90%) Information Security
17 22 (5.64%) Investment Management
18 20 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 121 (31.03%) SQL
2 65 (16.67%) Python
3 55 (14.10%) Bash Shell
4 54 (13.85%) C#
5 29 (7.44%) JavaScript
6 24 (6.15%) Shell Script
7 19 (4.87%) Ruby
8 18 (4.62%) Java
9 17 (4.36%) VBScript
10 11 (2.82%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.28%) VB
12 3 (0.77%) PHP
13 2 (0.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.51%) Perl
13 2 (0.51%) VBA
14 1 (0.26%) Go
14 1 (0.26%) Lua
14 1 (0.26%) Scala
14 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (12.56%) Degree
2 33 (8.46%) Computer Science Degree
2 33 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.13%) MCSE
4 18 (4.62%) MCSA
5 8 (2.05%) CCNA
5 8 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.79%) OSCP
7 6 (1.54%) MCITP
8 5 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.28%) MCP
8 5 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.03%) CCA
9 4 (1.03%) CEH
9 4 (1.03%) CISSP
9 4 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.03%) GWAPT
10 3 (0.77%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.77%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.10%) QA
2 9 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.79%) SLA
4 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.77%) GDPR
6 2 (0.51%) NIST
System Software
1 116 (29.74%) Active Directory
2 82 (21.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (17.44%) Hyper-V
4 27 (6.92%) XenApp
5 26 (6.67%) Docker
6 24 (6.15%) VirtualBox
7 22 (5.64%) XenDesktop
8 20 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (3.33%) vSphere
10 6 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.77%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.51%) Firmware
13 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 68 (17.44%) Terraform
2 50 (12.82%) SCCM
3 41 (10.51%) Puppet
4 29 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (6.92%) Ansible
6 16 (4.10%) SCOM
7 14 (3.59%) Kubernetes
7 14 (3.59%) Nagios
8 12 (3.08%) Grafana
9 9 (2.31%) EdgeSight
9 9 (2.31%) Perfmon
10 8 (2.05%) vCenter Server
11 7 (1.79%) Jamf Pro
11 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (1.54%) Prometheus
12 6 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (1.28%) NetBackup
13 5 (1.28%) WSUS
14 4 (1.03%) Data Guard
14 4 (1.03%) Graphite
Vendors
1 156 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 109 (27.95%) VMware
3 64 (16.41%) Citrix
4 24 (6.15%) LogicMonitor
4 24 (6.15%) Oracle
5 18 (4.62%) Cisco
6 16 (4.10%) Veeam
7 15 (3.85%) ServiceNow
8 12 (3.08%) HP
9 9 (2.31%) Apple
9 9 (2.31%) Google
9 9 (2.31%) NetApp
10 8 (2.05%) Dell
10 8 (2.05%) Splunk
11 7 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.79%) CommVault
11 7 (1.79%) Sybase
12 6 (1.54%) Bloomberg
13 5 (1.28%) IBM
13 5 (1.28%) Reuters