Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 57 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +35
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 224 394 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.13% 4.34% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.99% 7.58% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 232 344 430
Median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £35,375 £39,000
90th Percentile £89,875 £87,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% -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 2,802 5,198 6,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 64.12% 57.21% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,533 4,606 5,878
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £40,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% 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 27 January 2021.

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 27 January 2021. 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 +18 3 £45,000 -7.22%
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Central London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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.

1 169 (75.45%) Azure
2 107 (47.77%) Windows
3 93 (41.52%) DevOps
4 92 (41.07%) SQL
5 86 (38.39%) Active Directory
6 80 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 79 (35.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 78 (34.82%) VMware
9 76 (33.93%) PaaS
10 74 (33.04%) SharePoint
10 74 (33.04%) Terraform
11 73 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (32.14%) C#
13 69 (30.80%) Office 365
14 68 (30.36%) AWS
14 68 (30.36%) Finance
15 65 (29.02%) JavaScript
16 64 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (27.23%) Deployment Automation
18 59 (26.34%) Test Automation
18 59 (26.34%) .NET
19 57 (25.45%) SQL Server
20 54 (24.11%) CSS
20 54 (24.11%) SOA
20 54 (24.11%) MVC
20 54 (24.11%) .NET Framework
20 54 (24.11%) jQuery
20 54 (24.11%) Microservices
21 53 (23.66%) ASP.NET Web API
21 53 (23.66%) Twitter Bootstrap

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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 74 (33.04%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.70%) IIS
3 7 (3.13%) Confluence
4 6 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.79%) Apache
5 4 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.45%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.45%) JBoss
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (7.59%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (1.34%) Eikon
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.45%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 169 (75.45%) Azure
2 79 (35.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 76 (33.93%) PaaS
4 69 (30.80%) Office 365
5 68 (30.36%) AWS
6 20 (8.93%) SaaS
7 18 (8.04%) IaaS
8 16 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (4.02%) Power Platform
9 9 (4.02%) Serverless
10 8 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (3.57%) Mimecast
11 7 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (3.13%) Azure Functions
12 6 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (2.68%) Amazon S3
12 6 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (2.68%) OpenShift
13 5 (2.23%) PowerApps
14 4 (1.79%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 39 (17.41%) DNS
2 28 (12.50%) DHCP
3 22 (9.82%) TCP/IP
4 18 (8.04%) Firewall
5 16 (7.14%) NetScaler
6 15 (6.70%) SAN
7 13 (5.80%) VPN
8 8 (3.57%) DMZ
8 8 (3.57%) VSAN
9 7 (3.13%) Skype
10 6 (2.68%) WAN
11 5 (2.23%) BGP
11 5 (2.23%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.23%) OSPF
11 5 (2.23%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.79%) LAN
12 4 (1.79%) Network Security
13 3 (1.34%) NAS
13 3 (1.34%) PBX
13 3 (1.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 12 (5.36%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (1.79%) MySQL
6 4 (1.79%) Redis
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.34%) Power BI
7 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.45%) Big Data
9 1 (0.45%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.45%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.45%) QlikView
9 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 32 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.70%) JIRA
6 7 (3.13%) GitLab
6 7 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.23%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.79%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.89%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.89%) JMeter
10 2 (0.89%) Selenium
10 2 (0.89%) Spinnaker
10 2 (0.89%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.45%) FishEye
11 1 (0.45%) Hudson
11 1 (0.45%) JBehave
General
1 68 (30.36%) Finance
2 27 (12.05%) Banking
3 14 (6.25%) Back Office
4 9 (4.02%) Law
5 7 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.79%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.34%) Front Office
7 3 (1.34%) Legal
7 3 (1.34%) Publishing
7 3 (1.34%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.89%) Police
8 2 (0.89%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (16.07%) Developer
2 35 (15.63%) Azure Developer
3 34 (15.18%) Senior Developer
4 33 (14.73%) Architect
4 33 (14.73%) C# Developer
5 32 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
6 31 (13.84%) .NET Developer
6 31 (13.84%) Senior .NET Developer
6 31 (13.84%) Senior SQL Developer
6 31 (13.84%) SQL Developer
7 30 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 30 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 30 (13.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 22 (9.82%) Azure Engineer
9 21 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (8.48%) Digital Architect
11 18 (8.04%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (7.59%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 17 (7.59%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (26.34%) .NET
2 54 (24.11%) .NET Framework
2 54 (24.11%) CSS
2 54 (24.11%) jQuery
3 53 (23.66%) .NET Core
3 53 (23.66%) ASP.NET Web API
3 53 (23.66%) Entity Framework
3 53 (23.66%) React
3 53 (23.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 45 (20.09%) Web Services
5 6 (2.68%) Node.js
6 4 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (1.34%) LAMP
7 3 (1.34%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (1.34%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.89%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.89%) Vue.js
8 2 (0.89%) WSH
9 1 (0.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.21%) N-Tier
2 35 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (13.39%) Reinsurance
4 26 (11.61%) Data Centre
5 18 (8.04%) Public Cloud
6 12 (5.36%) Client/Server
7 10 (4.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (3.57%) EMC VNXe
8 8 (3.57%) FlexPod
8 8 (3.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 7 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (3.13%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.68%) Replication
11 5 (2.23%) Clustering
11 5 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.79%) Cloud Native
12 4 (1.79%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.79%) User Experience
13 3 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (1.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 107 (47.77%) Windows
2 53 (23.66%) Windows Server
3 41 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (16.07%) Windows Server 2016
5 32 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 31 (13.84%) Linux
7 26 (11.61%) Windows Server 2019
8 16 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (4.46%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.02%) Unix
11 7 (3.13%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.23%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.79%) Android
14 2 (0.89%) CentOS
14 2 (0.89%) Debian
14 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (41.52%) DevOps
2 73 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (27.23%) Deployment Automation
5 59 (26.34%) Test Automation
6 54 (24.11%) Microservices
6 54 (24.11%) MVC
6 54 (24.11%) SOA
7 49 (21.88%) Migration
7 49 (21.88%) SOLID
7 49 (21.88%) UML
8 48 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 45 (20.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 45 (20.09%) OO
10 44 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 35 (15.63%) CRM
12 28 (12.50%) ITIL
13 26 (11.61%) Configuration Management
13 26 (11.61%) TOGAF
14 23 (10.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (41.07%) SQL
2 72 (32.14%) C#
3 65 (29.02%) JavaScript
4 48 (21.43%) Python
5 34 (15.18%) T-SQL
6 21 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 12 (5.36%) Ruby
8 10 (4.46%) VB
9 8 (3.57%) Java
10 5 (2.23%) PHP
11 4 (1.79%) Perl
11 4 (1.79%) VBScript
12 2 (0.89%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) C
13 1 (0.45%) C++
13 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.45%) Go
13 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (16.96%) Degree
2 19 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.36%) CCNA
5 10 (4.46%) MCSE
6 6 (2.68%) CISSP
7 4 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.34%) CCNP
8 3 (1.34%) MCSA
8 3 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.89%) CISM
9 2 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.89%) MCP
10 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.45%) CISA
10 1 (0.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.57%) QA
2 5 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 86 (38.39%) Active Directory
2 48 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (10.27%) XenDesktop
4 16 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 13 (5.80%) Docker
5 13 (5.80%) XenApp
6 10 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.68%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.79%) vSphere
9 3 (1.34%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.34%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.45%) Firmware
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 74 (33.04%) Terraform
2 51 (22.77%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (18.30%) SCCM
4 34 (15.18%) Ansible
5 27 (12.05%) Microsoft Intune
6 24 (10.71%) Puppet
7 16 (7.14%) Kubernetes
8 12 (5.36%) SCOM
9 10 (4.46%) vCenter Server
10 9 (4.02%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (2.68%) WSUS
12 5 (2.23%) HAProxy
12 5 (2.23%) SCOrch
12 5 (2.23%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (1.79%) SCDPM
14 3 (1.34%) CASB
14 3 (1.34%) SCVMM
15 2 (0.89%) Cacti
15 2 (0.89%) Packer
Vendors
1 80 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 78 (34.82%) VMware
3 47 (20.98%) Nintex
4 36 (16.07%) Citrix
5 32 (14.29%) Cisco
6 22 (9.82%) HP
7 17 (7.59%) Sparx
8 14 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 11 (4.91%) EMC
10 10 (4.46%) NetApp
11 9 (4.02%) Dell
11 9 (4.02%) Google
12 8 (3.57%) Isilon
12 8 (3.57%) Ivanti
13 7 (3.13%) Aruba
14 6 (2.68%) Palo Alto
15 5 (2.23%) Apple
15 5 (2.23%) Mitel
16 4 (1.79%) Oracle
16 4 (1.79%) Red Hat