Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 64 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +35
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 151 437 523
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.06% 4.35% 4.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.61% 7.20% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 126 383 469
Median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.80% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £43,625 £37,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.08% +4.35% +4.55%

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 2,283 6,071 6,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 61.37% 60.40% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,010 5,351 6,214
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £107,625 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +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 28 September 2020.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 99 (65.56%) Azure
2 94 (62.25%) Windows
3 77 (50.99%) Microsoft
4 60 (39.74%) Active Directory
5 57 (37.75%) Office 365
6 56 (37.09%) Python
7 54 (35.76%) VMware
8 51 (33.77%) Windows Server
9 48 (31.79%) Finance
10 47 (31.13%) AWS
11 45 (29.80%) SQL
12 35 (23.18%) SCCM
12 35 (23.18%) DevOps
12 35 (23.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 34 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (22.52%) SQL Server
14 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (18.54%) DNS
16 26 (17.22%) Citrix
16 26 (17.22%) Windows 10
17 25 (16.56%) Terraform
17 25 (16.56%) Linux
18 24 (15.89%) C#
18 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Intune
19 23 (15.23%) Infrastructure as Code
20 22 (14.57%) Ansible
21 20 (13.25%) Docker
21 20 (13.25%) Kubernetes
21 20 (13.25%) Azure Active Directory
21 20 (13.25%) Cisco

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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 14 (9.27%) IIS
1 14 (9.27%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.64%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.31%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.66%) Apache
7 1 (0.66%) Confluence
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (11.92%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) FastStats
1 4 (2.65%) Unica
2 3 (1.99%) Salerio
3 2 (1.32%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 99 (65.56%) Azure
2 57 (37.75%) Office 365
3 47 (31.13%) AWS
4 20 (13.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (9.93%) IaaS
5 15 (9.93%) PaaS
6 8 (5.30%) SaaS
7 7 (4.64%) OneDrive
8 6 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.65%) GCP
9 4 (2.65%) Power Platform
10 3 (1.99%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (1.99%) PowerApps
10 3 (1.99%) Serverless
10 3 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.32%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.32%) G Suite
11 2 (1.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.54%) DNS
2 20 (13.25%) Firewall
3 15 (9.93%) SAN
4 12 (7.95%) DHCP
5 11 (7.28%) Skype
6 10 (6.62%) VPN
7 8 (5.30%) Network Security
7 8 (5.30%) VoIP
8 7 (4.64%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (3.97%) VLAN
10 5 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.31%) Cisco Firepower
10 5 (3.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.31%) NetScaler
10 5 (3.31%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.65%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.32%) LAN
12 2 (1.32%) PBX
12 2 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.65%) MySQL
4 3 (1.99%) Big Data
4 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.32%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.66%) Power BI
6 1 (0.66%) Redis
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2017
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.61%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.30%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.64%) JIRA
4 4 (2.65%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.99%) GitLab
5 3 (1.99%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.32%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.32%) JUnit
6 2 (1.32%) Selenium
6 2 (1.32%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.32%) Subversion
6 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.66%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.66%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 48 (31.79%) Finance
2 20 (13.25%) Banking
3 14 (9.27%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.31%) Law
4 5 (3.31%) Retail
5 4 (2.65%) Legal
5 4 (2.65%) Marketing
5 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.99%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Front Office
8 1 (0.66%) Local Government
8 1 (0.66%) Police
8 1 (0.66%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (18.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (16.56%) Azure Engineer
3 19 (12.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (11.26%) Analyst
5 14 (9.27%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Network Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) PowerShell Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Compliance Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Developer
8 8 (5.30%) Governance Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Risk Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Security Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Security Compliance Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Security Risk Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) Azure DevOps
9 7 (4.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.61%) .NET
2 7 (4.64%) JSON
3 6 (3.97%) REST
4 5 (3.31%) Web Services
5 4 (2.65%) SOAP
6 3 (1.99%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.99%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (1.99%) LDAP
6 3 (1.99%) Regular Expression
6 3 (1.99%) XML
6 3 (1.99%) YAML
7 2 (1.32%) Kafka
7 2 (1.32%) Software Packaging
7 2 (1.32%) WSH
8 1 (0.66%) CSS
8 1 (0.66%) HTML
8 1 (0.66%) jQuery
8 1 (0.66%) SAML
8 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.92%) Management Information System
1 18 (11.92%) Public Cloud
2 10 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.64%) User Experience
4 6 (3.97%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.31%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.65%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.65%) EFT
6 4 (2.65%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.65%) Replication
7 3 (1.99%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.99%) BYOD
7 3 (1.99%) Derivative
7 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.99%) Equities
7 3 (1.99%) iPhone
7 3 (1.99%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 94 (62.25%) Windows
2 51 (33.77%) Windows Server
3 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (17.22%) Windows 10
5 25 (16.56%) Linux
6 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2016
7 17 (11.26%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (5.96%) Unix
8 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (5.30%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.65%) Debian
11 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.66%) Android
12 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.18%) DevOps
1 35 (23.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (15.23%) Infrastructure as Code
3 17 (11.26%) Information Security
3 17 (11.26%) Migration
4 16 (10.60%) Configuration Management
5 15 (9.93%) Fintech
6 14 (9.27%) ITIL
7 13 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.95%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (7.28%) Infrastructure Automation
10 9 (5.96%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.96%) Computer Science
10 9 (5.96%) Data Protection
10 9 (5.96%) Process Improvement
11 8 (5.30%) High Availability
11 8 (5.30%) Information Security Governance
11 8 (5.30%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (5.30%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.09%) Python
2 45 (29.80%) SQL
3 24 (15.89%) C#
4 9 (5.96%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.96%) VB
5 5 (3.31%) Java
5 5 (3.31%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.99%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.99%) VBScript
8 2 (1.32%) C++
8 2 (1.32%) Go
8 2 (1.32%) Perl
8 2 (1.32%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) AppleScript
9 1 (0.66%) C
9 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Degree
2 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.30%) CISA
4 8 (5.30%) CISM
4 8 (5.30%) CISSP
4 8 (5.30%) CRISC
4 8 (5.30%) Master's Degree
5 5 (3.31%) CCNA
5 5 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.31%) MCSA
5 5 (3.31%) MCSE
6 3 (1.99%) MCP
7 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.66%) CEH
8 1 (0.66%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.66%) OSCP
8 1 (0.66%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) NIST
1 8 (5.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (39.74%) Active Directory
2 34 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.25%) Docker
4 15 (9.93%) Hyper-V
5 14 (9.27%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (5.30%) XenApp
6 8 (5.30%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.31%) vSphere
9 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.66%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.66%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.66%) Firmware
10 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (23.18%) SCCM
2 25 (16.56%) Terraform
3 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 22 (14.57%) Ansible
5 20 (13.25%) Kubernetes
6 16 (10.60%) Puppet
7 14 (9.27%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (5.30%) WSUS
9 6 (3.97%) Nagios
10 4 (2.65%) Backup Exec
10 4 (2.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (1.99%) Consul
11 3 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.99%) SCOM
11 3 (1.99%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 2 (1.32%) AirWatch
12 2 (1.32%) CASB
12 2 (1.32%) Control-M
13 1 (0.66%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 77 (50.99%) Microsoft
2 54 (35.76%) VMware
3 26 (17.22%) Citrix
4 20 (13.25%) Cisco
5 11 (7.28%) HP
6 8 (5.30%) EMC
7 7 (4.64%) IBM
8 6 (3.97%) Oracle
8 6 (3.97%) Veeam
9 5 (3.31%) SolarWinds
9 5 (3.31%) Symantec
10 4 (2.65%) Apteco
10 4 (2.65%) Dell
10 4 (2.65%) Mitel
10 4 (2.65%) New Relic
10 4 (2.65%) Veritas
11 3 (1.99%) Google
11 3 (1.99%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.99%) Ivanti
11 3 (1.99%) ServiceNow