Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 87 120
Rank change year-on-year +23 +33 +22
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 513 350 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.69% 3.45% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 6.08% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 453 329 291
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £76,250 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +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 6,672 5,757 7,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 61.03% 56.69% 56.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6,056 5,233 6,742
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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 +4 6 £53,250 +18.33%
PowerShell
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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.

1 309 (60.23%) Windows
2 248 (48.34%) Microsoft
3 215 (41.91%) Finance
4 199 (38.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 190 (37.04%) Active Directory
6 179 (34.89%) SQL
7 177 (34.50%) SQL Server
8 154 (30.02%) VMware
9 133 (25.93%) DevOps
9 133 (25.93%) Windows Server
10 132 (25.73%) Linux
11 120 (23.39%) Amazon AWS
12 109 (21.25%) DNS
12 109 (21.25%) Office 365
13 108 (21.05%) C#
14 99 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 97 (18.91%) Citrix
16 93 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
17 92 (17.93%) .NET
18 88 (17.15%) Firewall
19 80 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
20 78 (15.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 78 (15.20%) ITIL
20 78 (15.20%) Python
21 75 (14.62%) MS Exchange
22 71 (13.84%) DHCP
23 70 (13.65%) Migration
24 68 (13.26%) TCP/IP
24 68 (13.26%) VPN
24 68 (13.26%) Hyper-V

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 75 (14.62%) MS Exchange
2 56 (10.92%) SharePoint
3 45 (8.77%) IIS
4 37 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 34 (6.63%) Skype for Business
7 28 (5.46%) Tomcat
8 21 (4.09%) Apache
9 13 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (2.34%) Confluence
11 9 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.17%) CMS
12 6 (1.17%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.78%) JBoss
13 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.58%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (7.21%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (4.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (1.95%) ReMetrica
2 8 (1.56%) MetaTrader
3 6 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.78%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.39%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 199 (38.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (23.39%) Amazon AWS
3 109 (21.25%) Office 365
4 38 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (4.09%) IaaS
6 17 (3.31%) SaaS
7 14 (2.73%) PaaS
8 13 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (2.34%) NuGet
10 10 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (1.95%) Mimecast
11 9 (1.75%) Amazon S3
11 9 (1.75%) Serverless
12 8 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (1.56%) OneDrive
13 6 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (1.17%) G Suite
13 6 (1.17%) GitHub
14 5 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 109 (21.25%) DNS
2 88 (17.15%) Firewall
3 71 (13.84%) DHCP
4 68 (13.26%) TCP/IP
4 68 (13.26%) VPN
5 50 (9.75%) WAN
6 39 (7.60%) Skype
7 38 (7.41%) Internet
8 35 (6.82%) SAN
9 34 (6.63%) MPLS
10 31 (6.04%) NetScaler
11 30 (5.85%) LAN
12 24 (4.68%) Cisco IOS
13 22 (4.29%) Network Security
13 22 (4.29%) VLAN
14 21 (4.09%) NX-OS
15 20 (3.90%) WLAN
16 16 (3.12%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (3.12%) HTTP
16 16 (3.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (34.50%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 31 (6.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (4.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 16 (3.12%) Azure SQL Database
10 15 (2.92%) MySQL
11 13 (2.53%) Relational Database
12 12 (2.34%) Power BI
13 10 (1.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.95%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.95%) OLAP
13 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (1.56%) OLTP
14 8 (1.56%) Snowflake Schema
15 7 (1.36%) MS Access
15 7 (1.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (10.53%) TeamCity
2 41 (7.99%) Octopus Deploy
3 40 (7.80%) Jenkins
4 39 (7.60%) Git (software)
5 34 (6.63%) Visual Studio
6 33 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (6.24%) JIRA
8 18 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (3.12%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (2.92%) SpecFlow
10 15 (2.92%) Subversion
11 14 (2.73%) Jasmine
11 14 (2.73%) NUnit
11 14 (2.73%) Rhino Mocks
11 14 (2.73%) Selenium
12 9 (1.75%) Maven
13 8 (1.56%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.56%) Fiddler
13 8 (1.56%) IntelliJ
13 8 (1.56%) ReSharper
General
1 215 (41.91%) Finance
2 47 (9.16%) Law
3 36 (7.02%) Banking
4 12 (2.34%) Legal
5 11 (2.14%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.95%) Front Office
7 5 (0.97%) Marketing
8 4 (0.78%) Advertising
8 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.58%) Retail
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) International Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (17.54%) Analyst
2 70 (13.65%) Developer
3 68 (13.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 54 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 47 (9.16%) Administrator
6 34 (6.63%) Windows Engineer
7 33 (6.43%) Systems Administrator
8 32 (6.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 30 (5.85%) Support Analyst
9 30 (5.85%) Support Engineer
10 29 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
11 26 (5.07%) Azure Engineer
11 26 (5.07%) DBA
11 26 (5.07%) SQL Developer
12 22 (4.29%) Automation Engineer
12 22 (4.29%) Security Analyst
12 22 (4.29%) Senior Developer
12 22 (4.29%) SQL DBA
13 21 (4.09%) Applications Support
13 21 (4.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (17.93%) .NET
2 45 (8.77%) ASP.NET
3 42 (8.19%) HTML
4 38 (7.41%) CSS
5 37 (7.21%) jQuery
6 34 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (6.24%) XML
8 28 (5.46%) Web Services
9 26 (5.07%) .NET Framework
9 26 (5.07%) REST
10 25 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (4.68%) LDAP
12 22 (4.29%) JSON
13 21 (4.09%) AngularJS
14 19 (3.70%) CSS3
14 19 (3.70%) HTML5
15 17 (3.31%) LINQ
16 16 (3.12%) NHibernate
16 16 (3.12%) WPF
17 15 (2.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.21%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 23 (4.48%) PKI
5 18 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
6 17 (3.31%) Replication
7 15 (2.92%) User Experience
8 14 (2.73%) Fintech
9 13 (2.53%) Public Cloud
10 11 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.95%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.95%) Reinsurance
11 10 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (1.75%) Derivative
12 9 (1.75%) Equities
13 8 (1.56%) Clustering
13 8 (1.56%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 309 (60.23%) Windows
2 133 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 132 (25.73%) Linux
4 80 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (13.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (8.19%) Windows 7
7 40 (7.80%) Windows 10
8 22 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (4.29%) Unix
9 15 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.14%) CentOS
10 11 (2.14%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.56%) Android
12 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.58%) VMS
13 3 (0.58%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
15 1 (0.19%) Debian
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (25.93%) DevOps
2 93 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (15.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 78 (15.20%) ITIL
4 70 (13.65%) Migration
5 55 (10.72%) Configuration Management
6 54 (10.53%) Scrum
7 52 (10.14%) MVC
8 49 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (6.82%) Analytics
11 34 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (6.04%) Cybersecurity
13 30 (5.85%) High Availability
14 28 (5.46%) SDLC
15 27 (5.26%) ETL
16 26 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
17 25 (4.87%) Multi-Factor Authentication
17 25 (4.87%) Task Automation
17 25 (4.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 179 (34.89%) SQL
2 108 (21.05%) C#
3 78 (15.20%) Python
4 61 (11.89%) T-SQL
5 55 (10.72%) JavaScript
6 53 (10.33%) Bash Shell
7 43 (8.38%) Perl
8 34 (6.63%) Java
9 29 (5.65%) C
10 25 (4.87%) VB
11 22 (4.29%) Shell Script
12 21 (4.09%) VBA
13 16 (3.12%) Ruby
13 16 (3.12%) VBScript
14 11 (2.14%) PHP
15 8 (1.56%) C++
16 6 (1.17%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.17%) Korn
17 5 (0.97%) Go
18 3 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (10.14%) Degree
2 48 (9.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (5.46%) MCSE
4 27 (5.26%) MCSA
5 26 (5.07%) MCITP
6 21 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (3.90%) CISSP
8 15 (2.92%) CCNP
8 15 (2.92%) MCTS
9 14 (2.73%) CCIE
10 9 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 8 (1.56%) AWS Certification
12 7 (1.36%) CCNA
13 4 (0.78%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.78%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.78%) MCP
14 3 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.95%) QA
1 10 (1.95%) SLA
2 5 (0.97%) GDPR
2 5 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.78%) EMIR
3 4 (0.78%) FATCA
3 4 (0.78%) MiFID
4 3 (0.58%) GCP
5 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 190 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 99 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (13.26%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.21%) vSphere
5 36 (7.02%) XenApp
6 33 (6.43%) XenDesktop
7 31 (6.04%) Docker
8 26 (5.07%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (3.31%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (1.56%) XenServer
12 5 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.58%) Squid
15 2 (0.39%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.39%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 63 (12.28%) SCCM
2 57 (11.11%) Puppet
3 38 (7.41%) Ansible
4 36 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (6.43%) Terraform
6 19 (3.70%) Kibana
6 19 (3.70%) Nagios
7 18 (3.51%) SCOM
8 14 (2.73%) Single Sign-On
9 13 (2.53%) Kubernetes
10 12 (2.34%) Perfmon
11 11 (2.14%) Backup Exec
11 11 (2.14%) WSUS
12 8 (1.56%) logstash
12 8 (1.56%) Salt
13 5 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
14 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.78%) Tivoli
15 3 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 248 (48.34%) Microsoft
2 154 (30.02%) VMware
3 97 (18.91%) Citrix
4 47 (9.16%) Cisco
5 27 (5.26%) Google
6 23 (4.48%) Red Hat
7 22 (4.29%) HP
7 22 (4.29%) ServiceNow
8 19 (3.70%) Ivanti
8 19 (3.70%) Oracle
9 18 (3.51%) CheckPoint
10 16 (3.12%) F5
10 16 (3.12%) Juniper
11 15 (2.92%) Splunk
12 14 (2.73%) Bloomberg
12 14 (2.73%) Blue Coat
12 14 (2.73%) Imperva
12 14 (2.73%) Infoblox
12 14 (2.73%) Zscaler
13 13 (2.53%) Reuters