Period
to 23 January 2022

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 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 57 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 244 217 391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.98% 5.04% 4.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.83% 7.87% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 216 197 323
10th Percentile £47,250 £45,000 £37,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £75,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +25.00% +9.09%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% +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 3,572 2,757 5,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.22% 64.09% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,192 2,513 4,653
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,025
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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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 23 January 2022.

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 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge -2 3 £82,500 +83.33%
PowerShell
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 172 (70.49%) Azure
2 132 (54.10%) DevOps
3 121 (49.59%) Windows
4 103 (42.21%) Microsoft
5 101 (41.39%) Active Directory
6 93 (38.11%) Terraform
7 84 (34.43%) CI/CD
8 76 (31.15%) Finance
9 75 (30.74%) Kubernetes
10 69 (28.28%) Linux
11 66 (27.05%) Python
12 62 (25.41%) Infrastructure as Code
13 60 (24.59%) SQL
14 59 (24.18%) AWS
14 59 (24.18%) Windows Server
15 58 (23.77%) Docker
16 57 (23.36%) Microsoft 365
17 51 (20.90%) SCCM
17 51 (20.90%) Migration
18 49 (20.08%) TeamCity
19 48 (19.67%) SaaS
20 47 (19.26%) VMware
21 45 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
22 42 (17.21%) Bash
23 41 (16.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 40 (16.39%) SQL Server
25 38 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
25 38 (15.57%) IaaS
26 36 (14.75%) Azure Active Directory
26 36 (14.75%) Citrix

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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 19 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.74%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.87%) IIS
3 7 (2.87%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.82%) nginx
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Actimize
2 1 (0.41%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.41%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 172 (70.49%) Azure
2 59 (24.18%) AWS
3 57 (23.36%) Microsoft 365
4 48 (19.67%) SaaS
5 38 (15.57%) IaaS
6 36 (14.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 34 (13.93%) PaaS
8 25 (10.25%) Serverless
9 16 (6.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (6.15%) GCP
11 14 (5.74%) Power Platform
12 13 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (5.33%) AWS Lambda
12 13 (5.33%) Azure Monitor
12 13 (5.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 12 (4.92%) Amazon ECS
14 11 (4.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (4.51%) Azure Key Vault
14 11 (4.51%) Azure Service Bus
15 10 (4.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.11%) Firewall
2 27 (11.07%) DNS
3 18 (7.38%) DHCP
4 13 (5.33%) LAN
4 13 (5.33%) WAN
5 9 (3.69%) SAN
6 7 (2.87%) Skype
6 7 (2.87%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.87%) VPN
7 5 (2.05%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.64%) PBX
9 3 (1.23%) Network Security
9 3 (1.23%) tcpdump
9 3 (1.23%) VoIP
9 3 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.82%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.82%) SMS
10 2 (0.82%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.51%) Power BI
3 10 (4.10%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.87%) Data Lake
7 6 (2.46%) MySQL
8 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.23%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.82%) ArangoDB
11 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.82%) Tableau
12 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (20.08%) TeamCity
2 25 (10.25%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.38%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (5.33%) GitLab
6 12 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.05%) Subversion
8 4 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.64%) WinDbg
9 3 (1.23%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.23%) git-flow
9 3 (1.23%) JIRA
9 3 (1.23%) NUnit
9 3 (1.23%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.82%) Burp Suite
10 2 (0.82%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.82%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.41%) Moq
11 1 (0.41%) sqlmap
General
1 76 (31.15%) Finance
2 22 (9.02%) Social Skills
3 14 (5.74%) Banking
4 12 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.69%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.69%) Retail
6 8 (3.28%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.87%) Back Office
8 6 (2.46%) Games
8 6 (2.46%) Legal
8 6 (2.46%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.05%) Documentation Skills
10 4 (1.64%) Law
11 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.82%) Front Office
12 2 (0.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.41%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.41%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 61 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (11.89%) Azure Engineer
4 28 (11.48%) Architect
5 24 (9.84%) Senior DevOps
6 23 (9.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 18 (7.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (6.97%) Operations Engineer
9 16 (6.56%) Developer
9 16 (6.56%) Security Engineer
10 15 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
11 14 (5.74%) Support Engineer
12 13 (5.33%) Server Engineer
13 12 (4.92%) Azure Architect
13 12 (4.92%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 12 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
14 11 (4.51%) Deployment Engineer
14 11 (4.51%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
14 11 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.52%) .NET
2 28 (11.48%) ARM Templates
3 15 (6.15%) CSS
3 15 (6.15%) jQuery
3 15 (6.15%) React
4 14 (5.74%) JSON
5 13 (5.33%) .NET Core
6 12 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (4.92%) Entity Framework
6 12 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (4.10%) .NET Framework
7 10 (4.10%) Web Services
8 4 (1.64%) RESTful
9 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.23%) HTML
9 3 (1.23%) HTML5
9 3 (1.23%) Node.js
9 3 (1.23%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (1.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.34%) Cloud Native
2 12 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 11 (4.51%) Clustering
3 11 (4.51%) Enterprise Cloud
4 10 (4.10%) Replication
5 9 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.87%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.46%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.46%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.46%) Handset
7 6 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.46%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.05%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.64%) PKI
9 4 (1.64%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.23%) Derivative
10 3 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.23%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 121 (49.59%) Windows
2 69 (28.28%) Linux
3 59 (24.18%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.97%) Unix
5 16 (6.56%) Windows Server 2019
6 14 (5.74%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (5.33%) Windows 10
8 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.46%) Android
10 6 (2.46%) VMS
11 5 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.41%) CentOS
13 1 (0.41%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.41%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (54.10%) DevOps
2 84 (34.43%) CI/CD
3 62 (25.41%) Infrastructure as Code
4 51 (20.90%) Migration
5 45 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (16.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 33 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (13.52%) Cybersecurity
8 32 (13.11%) ITIL
9 31 (12.70%) Configuration Management
10 30 (12.30%) Deployment Automation
11 25 (10.25%) Test Automation
12 20 (8.20%) Server Management
13 19 (7.79%) Microservices
14 18 (7.38%) Infrastructure Automation
15 17 (6.97%) Mentoring
16 16 (6.56%) Software Engineering
17 15 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (6.15%) MVC
17 15 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 66 (27.05%) Python
2 60 (24.59%) SQL
3 42 (17.21%) Bash
4 29 (11.89%) C#
5 23 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.97%) Java
7 15 (6.15%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.33%) Ruby
9 10 (4.10%) Perl
9 10 (4.10%) VBScript
10 7 (2.87%) Go
11 4 (1.64%) Groovy
12 3 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (5.33%) Degree
3 10 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.28%) CCNA
5 4 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.64%) MCSE
5 4 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.23%) CISSP
6 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.23%) MCSA
7 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.82%) CEH
8 1 (0.41%) CCNP
8 1 (0.41%) CCSP
8 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.41%) MOS
8 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.41%) OSCP
8 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.87%) GDPR
1 7 (2.87%) SLA
2 5 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.23%) NIST
3 3 (1.23%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) GRC
4 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) SOC 2
System Software
1 101 (41.39%) Active Directory
2 58 (23.77%) Docker
3 38 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.56%) Hyper-V
5 13 (5.33%) XenApp
6 12 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (4.51%) vSphere
8 9 (3.69%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.82%) LXC
11 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 93 (38.11%) Terraform
2 75 (30.74%) Kubernetes
3 51 (20.90%) SCCM
4 29 (11.89%) Ansible
5 21 (8.61%) Puppet
6 18 (7.38%) SCOM
7 14 (5.74%) Nagios
8 12 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (4.51%) EdgeSight
9 11 (4.51%) SCOrch
9 11 (4.51%) SCVMM
10 9 (3.69%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (2.46%) Grafana
11 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (2.46%) NetBackup
11 6 (2.46%) Perfmon
12 5 (2.05%) CASB
13 4 (1.64%) Prometheus
13 4 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (1.64%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 103 (42.21%) Microsoft
2 47 (19.26%) VMware
3 36 (14.75%) Citrix
4 21 (8.61%) HP
5 17 (6.97%) Splunk
6 10 (4.10%) Cisco
7 9 (3.69%) CheckPoint
8 8 (3.28%) EMC
8 8 (3.28%) Tripwire
9 7 (2.87%) Bloomberg
9 7 (2.87%) Google
10 6 (2.46%) Apple
10 6 (2.46%) Dell
10 6 (2.46%) LogicMonitor
10 6 (2.46%) Reuters
10 6 (2.46%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.05%) 3PAR
11 5 (2.05%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.64%) Nimble Storage
12 4 (1.64%) Sybase