Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 60 79
Rank change year-on-year +8 +19 +13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 397 441 410
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.61% 4.27% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.26% 6.90% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 365 411 381
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +4.35%

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 4,807 6,389 6,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.77% 61.93% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,264 5,732 5,722
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,250 £39,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

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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 8 April 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 8 April 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
London Bridge -13 2 £48,500 -11.82%
Moorgate - 1 £85,000 -
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Central London

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 232 (58.44%) Windows
2 212 (53.40%) Azure
3 145 (36.52%) Microsoft
4 135 (34.01%) Windows Server
5 124 (31.23%) Active Directory
6 123 (30.98%) Finance
7 122 (30.73%) DevOps
8 112 (28.21%) VMware
8 112 (28.21%) Python
9 109 (27.46%) SQL
10 108 (27.20%) AWS
11 96 (24.18%) Office 365
12 86 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 80 (20.15%) Linux
14 75 (18.89%) Bash Shell
14 75 (18.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 67 (16.88%) DNS
16 64 (16.12%) SQL Server
17 62 (15.62%) Citrix
17 62 (15.62%) Terraform
18 61 (15.37%) .NET
19 54 (13.60%) TCP/IP
20 52 (13.10%) Hyper-V
21 51 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
21 51 (12.85%) Problem-Solving
22 49 (12.34%) C#
23 48 (12.09%) SCCM
23 48 (12.09%) Windows 10
24 46 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
25 45 (11.34%) ITIL

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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 33 (8.31%) MS Exchange
2 31 (7.81%) IIS
3 25 (6.30%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.77%) Apache
4 11 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.77%) nginx
5 7 (1.76%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.76%) LiveCycle
9 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.50%) Confluence
10 2 (0.50%) Drupal
10 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.76%) Acrobat
3 3 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.76%) InDesign
3 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) Maya
5 1 (0.25%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 10 (2.52%) Salerio
2 1 (0.25%) FastStats
2 1 (0.25%) Relativity
2 1 (0.25%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 212 (53.40%) Azure
2 108 (27.20%) AWS
3 96 (24.18%) Office 365
4 29 (7.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 22 (5.54%) IaaS
6 21 (5.29%) PaaS
7 18 (4.53%) GCP
8 10 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (2.02%) Power Platform
10 7 (1.76%) SaaS
10 7 (1.76%) Slack
11 6 (1.51%) Mimecast
12 4 (1.01%) CloudBees
12 4 (1.01%) GitHub
12 4 (1.01%) OneDrive
12 4 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.76%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.76%) Data Lake Analytics
13 3 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 67 (16.88%) DNS
2 54 (13.60%) TCP/IP
3 39 (9.82%) Firewall
4 38 (9.57%) DHCP
5 25 (6.30%) SAN
6 21 (5.29%) VPN
7 18 (4.53%) BGP
8 17 (4.28%) HTTP
9 16 (4.03%) LAN
9 16 (4.03%) VLAN
10 11 (2.77%) WAN
11 10 (2.52%) Intranet
11 10 (2.52%) NetScaler
11 10 (2.52%) VoIP
12 9 (2.27%) Internet
12 9 (2.27%) Network Security
13 7 (1.76%) Skype
14 6 (1.51%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.51%) NAS
14 6 (1.51%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.28%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.51%) Power BI
5 6 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.76%) Data Lake
8 3 (0.76%) InfluxDB
8 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.76%) MySQL
9 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (6.30%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.29%) JIRA
3 19 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.79%) Visual Studio
4 16 (4.03%) TeamCity
5 13 (3.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (2.77%) Bitbucket
7 10 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (2.02%) SonarQube
9 6 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (1.26%) PhpStorm
11 4 (1.01%) MSI
11 4 (1.01%) WinDbg
12 3 (0.76%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.50%) FishEye
13 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 123 (30.98%) Finance
2 23 (5.79%) Banking
3 12 (3.02%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.52%) Front Office
4 10 (2.52%) Law
5 8 (2.02%) Games
5 8 (2.02%) Legal
6 5 (1.26%) Back Office
6 5 (1.26%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.26%) Marketing
7 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.50%) Retail
9 1 (0.25%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (14.61%) Analyst
2 53 (13.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 49 (12.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (8.31%) Administrator
4 33 (8.31%) Azure Engineer
5 31 (7.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 26 (6.55%) Support Analyst
7 25 (6.30%) Applications Support
8 22 (5.54%) Support Engineer
8 22 (5.54%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (5.29%) Architect
9 21 (5.29%) Junior
10 20 (5.04%) Developer
10 20 (5.04%) PowerShell Engineer
11 17 (4.28%) Windows Engineer
12 16 (4.03%) Security Analyst
13 15 (3.78%) Consultant
13 15 (3.78%) IT Support
14 14 (3.53%) Applications Support Analyst
14 14 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (15.37%) .NET
2 17 (4.28%) CSS
3 15 (3.78%) jQuery
3 15 (3.78%) REST
4 13 (3.27%) Node.js
4 13 (3.27%) XML
5 12 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (3.02%) SOAP
5 12 (3.02%) Web Services
6 11 (2.77%) .NET Framework
6 11 (2.77%) Entity Framework
7 10 (2.52%) .NET Core
7 10 (2.52%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (2.52%) Regular Expression
8 9 (2.27%) HTML
8 9 (2.27%) React
9 8 (2.02%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (1.51%) JSON
11 4 (1.01%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.81%) Management Information System
2 28 (7.05%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.28%) Public Cloud
4 16 (4.03%) Hedge funds
5 15 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.27%) User Experience
7 11 (2.77%) Equities
8 10 (2.52%) Derivative
8 10 (2.52%) Private Cloud
8 10 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.52%) SWIFT
9 9 (2.27%) Blackberry
9 9 (2.27%) Clustering
10 8 (2.02%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (2.02%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.76%) Replication
12 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 232 (58.44%) Windows
2 135 (34.01%) Windows Server
3 80 (20.15%) Linux
4 48 (12.09%) Windows 10
5 35 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (8.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 33 (8.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (7.56%) Windows 7
9 23 (5.79%) Unix
10 13 (3.27%) Mac OS
11 11 (2.77%) Windows Server 2019
12 6 (1.51%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.76%) Android
14 3 (0.76%) VMS
15 1 (0.25%) CentOS
15 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (30.73%) DevOps
2 75 (18.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 51 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (12.85%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (11.34%) ITIL
6 43 (10.83%) Infrastructure as Code
7 40 (10.08%) Information Security
7 40 (10.08%) Migration
8 31 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
8 31 (7.81%) Test Automation
9 27 (6.80%) Configuration Management
10 26 (6.55%) Computer Science
11 24 (6.05%) Service Delivery
12 22 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (5.54%) SIEM
13 21 (5.29%) Mentoring
14 19 (4.79%) Investment Management
14 19 (4.79%) Vulnerability Management
15 18 (4.53%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (28.21%) Python
2 109 (27.46%) SQL
3 75 (18.89%) Bash Shell
4 49 (12.34%) C#
5 24 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.05%) Ruby
6 19 (4.79%) Shell Script
7 16 (4.03%) Java
7 16 (4.03%) VBScript
8 10 (2.52%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.51%) Perl
9 6 (1.51%) PHP
10 4 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.01%) VB
11 3 (0.76%) C
11 3 (0.76%) R
12 2 (0.50%) AppleScript
12 2 (0.50%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.25%) F#
13 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (10.33%) Degree
2 37 (9.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (6.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (6.30%) MCSA
5 17 (4.28%) MCSE
5 17 (4.28%) OSCP
6 14 (3.53%) CCNA
6 14 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.02%) CEH
7 12 (3.02%) GWAPT
8 9 (2.27%) CISSP
9 8 (2.02%) CISA
9 8 (2.02%) Master's Degree
9 8 (2.02%) MCITP
10 6 (1.51%) CISM
10 6 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.51%) MCP
11 5 (1.26%) CRISC
12 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.02%) NIST
2 8 (2.02%) QA
3 5 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.01%) GDPR
4 4 (1.01%) SLA
5 3 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 124 (31.23%) Active Directory
2 86 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (13.10%) Hyper-V
4 38 (9.57%) Docker
5 26 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (5.54%) XenApp
7 18 (4.53%) vSphere
7 18 (4.53%) XenDesktop
8 17 (4.28%) VirtualBox
9 10 (2.52%) Firmware
10 8 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (2.02%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.01%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 4 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.76%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.50%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 62 (15.62%) Terraform
2 48 (12.09%) SCCM
3 42 (10.58%) Puppet
4 37 (9.32%) Ansible
4 37 (9.32%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (7.56%) Kubernetes
6 17 (4.28%) vCenter Server
7 14 (3.53%) Nagios
8 12 (3.02%) Grafana
8 12 (3.02%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (3.02%) SCOM
9 10 (2.52%) Jamf Pro
10 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (1.76%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (1.51%) vRealize
12 5 (1.26%) WSUS
13 4 (1.01%) Kibana
13 4 (1.01%) Perfmon
13 4 (1.01%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 145 (36.52%) Microsoft
2 112 (28.21%) VMware
3 62 (15.62%) Citrix
4 27 (6.80%) Cisco
5 18 (4.53%) Oracle
6 17 (4.28%) LogicMonitor
7 15 (3.78%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.77%) Veeam
9 10 (2.52%) HP
10 9 (2.27%) NetApp
10 9 (2.27%) Sun
11 8 (2.02%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.02%) IBM
12 7 (1.76%) F5
12 7 (1.76%) Google
13 5 (1.26%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.26%) Apple
13 5 (1.26%) CommVault
13 5 (1.26%) Dell
14 4 (1.01%) Adobe