Period
to 23 October 2019

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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 55 95
Rank change year-on-year -12 +40 +21
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 417 546 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.18% 4.91% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.97% 7.91% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 346 490 319
City of London median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 5,980 6,905 5,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.90% 62.05% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,242 6,303 5,178
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,300 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +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 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 -14 2 - -
PowerShell
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 269 (64.51%) Windows
2 187 (44.84%) Azure
3 186 (44.60%) Microsoft
4 168 (40.29%) Windows Server
5 150 (35.97%) Finance
6 147 (35.25%) Active Directory
7 143 (34.29%) SQL
8 131 (31.41%) VMware
9 129 (30.94%) AWS
10 122 (29.26%) DevOps
11 110 (26.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 103 (24.70%) Office 365
12 103 (24.70%) ITIL
13 99 (23.74%) SQL Server
14 89 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
15 79 (18.94%) Citrix
15 79 (18.94%) Hyper-V
15 79 (18.94%) Terraform
16 78 (18.71%) Python
17 74 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
18 69 (16.55%) Degree
19 66 (15.83%) Puppet
20 63 (15.11%) SCCM
20 63 (15.11%) C#
20 63 (15.11%) Problem-Solving
21 59 (14.15%) Migration
22 58 (13.91%) .NET
23 57 (13.67%) DNS
24 53 (12.71%) Ansible
25 52 (12.47%) Windows Server 2012

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 27 (6.47%) MS Exchange
1 27 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (3.84%) IIS
3 14 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (2.88%) Skype for Business
5 10 (2.40%) Confluence
6 8 (1.92%) Apache
6 8 (1.92%) CMS
7 7 (1.68%) nginx
8 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.96%) Apache TomEE
9 4 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.96%) JBoss
9 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.96%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (6.24%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.24%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 187 (44.84%) Azure
2 129 (30.94%) AWS
3 103 (24.70%) Office 365
4 34 (8.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 29 (6.95%) IaaS
6 21 (5.04%) PaaS
7 20 (4.80%) Power Platform
8 13 (3.12%) GitHub
9 11 (2.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (2.64%) Mimecast
10 10 (2.40%) GCP
11 9 (2.16%) G Suite
12 7 (1.68%) OpenShift
13 6 (1.44%) Serverless
14 5 (1.20%) OneDrive
14 5 (1.20%) SaaS
14 5 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.96%) Amazon ECS
16 3 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
16 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (13.67%) DNS
2 45 (10.79%) TCP/IP
3 39 (9.35%) DHCP
4 32 (7.67%) Firewall
5 27 (6.47%) SAN
6 23 (5.52%) LAN
7 21 (5.04%) BGP
8 16 (3.84%) WAN
9 15 (3.60%) Skype
10 11 (2.64%) VPN
11 10 (2.40%) VLAN
12 9 (2.16%) NAS
12 9 (2.16%) Network Security
12 9 (2.16%) VoIP
13 8 (1.92%) Internet
14 7 (1.68%) Intranet
15 4 (0.96%) NetScaler
15 4 (0.96%) Software-Defined Networking
15 4 (0.96%) Telepresence
16 3 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 25 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (5.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (4.32%) Power BI
8 17 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 15 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (3.12%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.40%) SQL Server 2017
12 9 (2.16%) MySQL
12 9 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (1.20%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 34 (8.15%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.43%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 24 (5.76%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.56%) TeamCity
5 18 (4.32%) JIRA
6 17 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (3.60%) Bitbucket
8 14 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (3.12%) Subversion
10 10 (2.40%) MSI
11 9 (2.16%) InstallShield
12 8 (1.92%) Selenium
13 6 (1.44%) WinDbg
14 5 (1.20%) Hudson
14 5 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.96%) DbUnit
15 4 (0.96%) FitNesse
15 4 (0.96%) JBehave
15 4 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 150 (35.97%) Finance
2 20 (4.80%) Banking
3 11 (2.64%) Financial Institution
3 11 (2.64%) Law
4 9 (2.16%) Advertising
4 9 (2.16%) Front Office
5 6 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.72%) Legal
7 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.48%) Marketing
7 2 (0.48%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.24%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 84 (20.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (12.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (9.59%) Analyst
4 38 (9.11%) Azure Engineer
4 38 (9.11%) Developer
5 37 (8.87%) AWS Engineer
6 27 (6.47%) Support Engineer
7 26 (6.24%) Administrator
8 25 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (6.00%) Windows Engineer
9 24 (5.76%) Azure DevOps
9 24 (5.76%) Cloud Engineer
10 23 (5.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 21 (5.04%) Server Engineer
12 20 (4.80%) Applications Support
13 19 (4.56%) .NET Developer
13 19 (4.56%) Architect
14 18 (4.32%) Support Analyst
15 16 (3.84%) Technical Architect
16 15 (3.60%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.91%) .NET
2 28 (6.71%) .NET Framework
2 28 (6.71%) CSS
3 22 (5.28%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (4.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 19 (4.56%) ASP.NET
5 19 (4.56%) jQuery
6 18 (4.32%) Entity Framework
7 15 (3.60%) HTML
8 14 (3.36%) .NET Core
9 13 (3.12%) React
10 12 (2.88%) COM
10 12 (2.88%) JSON
11 8 (1.92%) HTML5
12 7 (1.68%) WCF
12 7 (1.68%) Web Services
13 5 (1.20%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.20%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (1.20%) RESTful
14 4 (0.96%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.11%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.04%) Public Cloud
5 18 (4.32%) Replication
6 12 (2.88%) Clustering
6 12 (2.88%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.88%) User Experience
7 9 (2.16%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.44%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.44%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.44%) Handset
8 6 (1.44%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.44%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.20%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.72%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 269 (64.51%) Windows
2 168 (40.29%) Windows Server
3 52 (12.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (10.55%) Windows 10
6 39 (9.35%) Linux
7 34 (8.15%) Windows 7
8 16 (3.84%) Mac OS
9 10 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.16%) Unix
11 8 (1.92%) Android
12 4 (0.96%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (0.96%) Solaris
13 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.72%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.48%) CentOS
14 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (29.26%) DevOps
2 110 (26.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 103 (24.70%) ITIL
4 74 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (15.11%) Problem-Solving
6 59 (14.15%) Migration
7 47 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (9.35%) Computer Science
9 37 (8.87%) Configuration Management
10 31 (7.43%) Service Delivery
11 30 (7.19%) Infrastructure as Code
12 29 (6.95%) MVC
12 29 (6.95%) Test Automation
13 25 (6.00%) Deployment Automation
14 23 (5.52%) Fintech
14 23 (5.52%) Project Management
15 22 (5.28%) API Integration
16 21 (5.04%) Investment Management
16 21 (5.04%) Microservices
17 20 (4.80%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (34.29%) SQL
2 78 (18.71%) Python
3 63 (15.11%) C#
4 43 (10.31%) Bash Shell
5 30 (7.19%) JavaScript
6 28 (6.71%) Ruby
7 25 (6.00%) T-SQL
8 22 (5.28%) Shell Script
9 21 (5.04%) VBScript
10 19 (4.56%) Java
11 8 (1.92%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.68%) Go
12 7 (1.68%) VB
12 7 (1.68%) VBA
13 4 (0.96%) Perl
14 3 (0.72%) C
14 3 (0.72%) PHP
15 1 (0.24%) Lua
15 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 69 (16.55%) Degree
2 38 (9.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (8.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.04%) MCSE
5 17 (4.08%) MCSA
6 6 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.44%) MCTS
7 5 (1.20%) CCNA
7 5 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.96%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.96%) CCA
8 4 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (0.96%) MCITP
8 4 (0.96%) MCP
8 4 (0.96%) RHCE
8 4 (0.96%) RHCSA
8 4 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.72%) MCSD
9 3 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.04%) QA
2 11 (2.64%) SLA
3 4 (0.96%) GDPR
3 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.48%) COBIT
4 2 (0.48%) NIST
System Software
1 147 (35.25%) Active Directory
2 89 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (18.94%) Hyper-V
4 39 (9.35%) Docker
5 38 (9.11%) XenApp
6 26 (6.24%) XenDesktop
7 21 (5.04%) VirtualBox
8 18 (4.32%) vSphere
9 12 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.44%) VMware NSX
11 6 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.96%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.96%) Ceph
12 4 (0.96%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.96%) Gluster
12 4 (0.96%) KVM
12 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 79 (18.94%) Terraform
2 66 (15.83%) Puppet
3 63 (15.11%) SCCM
4 53 (12.71%) Ansible
5 47 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (7.19%) Kubernetes
7 18 (4.32%) SCOM
8 14 (3.36%) Nagios
9 11 (2.64%) EdgeSight
9 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (1.92%) Perfmon
11 7 (1.68%) Dollar Universe
11 7 (1.68%) Grafana
11 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (1.68%) WSUS
12 6 (1.44%) Packer
13 5 (1.20%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 186 (44.60%) Microsoft
2 131 (31.41%) VMware
3 79 (18.94%) Citrix
4 29 (6.95%) Cisco
5 24 (5.76%) Veeam
6 23 (5.52%) Oracle
7 21 (5.04%) LogicMonitor
8 17 (4.08%) HP
9 14 (3.36%) Google
10 12 (2.88%) Atlassian
11 9 (2.16%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.16%) Symantec
12 8 (1.92%) Dell
13 7 (1.68%) Apple
13 7 (1.68%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.68%) Ivanti
13 7 (1.68%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.68%) Splunk
14 6 (1.44%) New Relic
14 6 (1.44%) SolarWinds