The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 149 191
Rank change year-on-year +27 +42  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2273 2124 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.72% 2.31% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% 4.34% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1789 1595
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,300 £70,000 £68,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46655 48982 54009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.84% 53.17% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 88820 95560 103712
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in England

PowerShell
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in England.

Salary trend for PowerShell in England

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in England

PowerShell
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 1149 £56,000 +1.81% 141
South East +9 364 £45,000 - 42
North of England -20 299 £40,000 - 39
Midlands +48 188 £42,500 - 33
North West -25 149 £40,000 -5.88% 19
West Midlands +104 148 £42,500 +4.93% 25
Yorkshire -5 139 £40,000 +5.26% 17
East of England +26 136 £52,500 +5.00% 18
South West -11 136 £39,000 +0.64% 15
East Midlands -11 40 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North East -1 11 £36,750 -3.28% 3
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 2669 (66.15%) Windows
2 1886 (46.74%) Microsoft
3 1542 (38.22%) Active Directory
4 1470 (36.43%) Windows Server
5 1443 (35.76%) SQL Server
6 1393 (34.52%) SQL
7 1267 (31.40%) VMware
8 1092 (27.06%) Linux
9 1068 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 1026 (25.43%) Finance
11 949 (23.52%) .NET
12 907 (22.48%) DevOps
13 817 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 809 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
15 795 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
16 792 (19.63%) C#
17 744 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
18 708 (17.55%) Python
19 692 (17.15%) ITIL
20 671 (16.63%) Office 365
21 653 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
22 649 (16.08%) DNS
23 597 (14.80%) IIS
23 597 (14.80%) Puppet
24 589 (14.60%) Opscode Chef
25 571 (14.15%) SCCM
26 567 (14.05%) MS Exchange
27 538 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
28 533 (13.21%) Hyper-V
29 520 (12.89%) SharePoint

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 597 (14.80%) IIS
2 567 (14.05%) MS Exchange
3 520 (12.89%) SharePoint
4 314 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 222 (5.50%) Skype for Business
6 201 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 154 (3.82%) Apache
8 127 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 109 (2.70%) WebSphere
10 100 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
11 95 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 93 (2.30%) Tomcat
13 69 (1.71%) JBoss
13 69 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
14 68 (1.69%) Confluence
15 64 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
16 59 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 56 (1.39%) WebLogic
18 49 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
19 46 (1.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 270 (6.69%) Microsoft Office
2 77 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 25 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.55%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.074%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.074%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.025%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 97 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.40%) Exstream
5 9 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.20%) Actimize
6 8 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.15%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.15%) Temenos T24
7 6 (0.15%) Workfront
8 5 (0.12%) Teamcenter
9 4 (0.099%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.050%) Markit EDM
11 2 (0.050%) Maximo
12 1 (0.025%) Infor M3
12 1 (0.025%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.025%) Rolfe and Nolan
12 1 (0.025%) Sage X3
12 1 (0.025%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1068 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 795 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
3 671 (16.63%) Office 365
4 204 (5.06%) PaaS
5 190 (4.71%) IaaS
6 168 (4.16%) SaaS
7 88 (2.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 77 (1.91%) Azure Active Directory
9 68 (1.69%) GitHub
10 66 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
11 64 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
12 59 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 49 (1.21%) Amazon S3
14 38 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
14 38 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
15 30 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
16 28 (0.69%) CloudBees
16 28 (0.69%) OneDrive
17 27 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 24 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 649 (16.08%) DNS
2 469 (11.62%) Firewall
3 448 (11.10%) DHCP
4 354 (8.77%) TCP/IP
5 347 (8.60%) SAN
6 262 (6.49%) WAN
7 224 (5.55%) LAN
8 187 (4.63%) Skype
9 186 (4.61%) VPN
10 138 (3.42%) Internet
11 110 (2.73%) VLAN
12 103 (2.55%) VoIP
13 94 (2.33%) Network Security
14 84 (2.08%) LDAP
15 78 (1.93%) HTTP
16 77 (1.91%) SSL
17 73 (1.81%) iSCSI
18 71 (1.76%) SMTP
19 63 (1.56%) NAS
20 61 (1.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1443 (35.76%) SQL Server
2 295 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 272 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 240 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 234 (5.80%) MySQL
6 227 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 181 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 167 (4.14%) MongoDB
9 151 (3.74%) NoSQL
10 101 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
11 87 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
12 80 (1.98%) Relational Database
13 72 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 64 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
15 61 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
16 59 (1.46%) Power BI
16 59 (1.46%) Redis
17 51 (1.26%) Oracle Database
18 49 (1.21%) RDBMS
19 40 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 383 (9.49%) Jenkins
2 341 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 340 (8.43%) Git (software)
4 329 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 318 (7.88%) TeamCity
6 223 (5.53%) Visual Studio
7 176 (4.36%) JIRA
8 163 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 151 (3.74%) Subversion
10 123 (3.05%) MSBuild
11 104 (2.58%) SpecFlow
12 88 (2.18%) Vagrant
13 86 (2.13%) Hudson
14 75 (1.86%) Selenium
15 73 (1.81%) NUnit
16 66 (1.64%) GoCD
17 61 (1.51%) MSI
18 60 (1.49%) NuGet
19 56 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
20 46 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 1026 (25.43%) Finance
2 357 (8.85%) Banking
3 121 (3.00%) Retail
4 90 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 81 (2.01%) Marketing
6 70 (1.73%) Legal
7 65 (1.61%) Games
8 62 (1.54%) Advertising
9 60 (1.49%) Investment Banking
10 51 (1.26%) Back Office
10 51 (1.26%) Law
11 47 (1.16%) Manufacturing
12 34 (0.84%) Publishing
13 32 (0.79%) Retail Banking
14 27 (0.67%) Electronics
15 15 (0.37%) Automotive
15 15 (0.37%) Front Office
16 14 (0.35%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.27%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 528 (13.09%) Developer
2 522 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 453 (11.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 420 (10.41%) Analyst
5 386 (9.57%) Administrator
6 348 (8.62%) Windows Engineer
7 285 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 228 (5.65%) .NET Developer
9 214 (5.30%) Support Analyst
10 192 (4.76%) DBA
11 190 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
11 190 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
12 183 (4.54%) Consultant
13 176 (4.36%) Applications Support
14 167 (4.14%) PowerShell Engineer
15 164 (4.06%) VMware Engineer
16 155 (3.84%) SQL DBA
17 153 (3.79%) Architect
18 144 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support
19 133 (3.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 949 (23.52%) .NET
2 408 (10.11%) ASP.NET
3 300 (7.43%) HTML
4 262 (6.49%) Web Services
5 224 (5.55%) CSS
6 175 (4.34%) .NET Framework
7 165 (4.09%) AngularJS
8 153 (3.79%) XML
9 117 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 104 (2.58%) RESTful
11 100 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 93 (2.30%) Entity Framework
12 93 (2.30%) WCF
13 91 (2.26%) jQuery
13 91 (2.26%) REST
14 83 (2.06%) SOAP
15 82 (2.03%) JSON
16 73 (1.81%) React
17 71 (1.76%) HTML5
18 67 (1.66%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 259 (6.42%) Data Centre
2 252 (6.25%) Clustering
3 250 (6.20%) Computer Science
4 206 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
5 144 (3.57%) Hedge funds
6 112 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 108 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
8 102 (2.53%) Replication
9 91 (2.26%) User Experience
10 82 (2.03%) Fintech
11 74 (1.83%) Public Cloud
12 69 (1.71%) PKI
13 58 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
14 53 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
15 48 (1.19%) Blackberry
16 42 (1.04%) Fat Client
16 42 (1.04%) Thin Client
17 40 (0.99%) Private Cloud
18 37 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
19 34 (0.84%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2669 (66.15%) Windows
2 1470 (36.43%) Windows Server
3 1092 (27.06%) Linux
4 744 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 653 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 338 (8.38%) Unix
7 331 (8.20%) Windows 7
8 255 (6.32%) Windows 10
9 167 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 158 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 84 (2.08%) Android
12 77 (1.91%) CentOS
13 69 (1.71%) Ubuntu
13 69 (1.71%) Windows 8
14 63 (1.56%) Mac OS X
15 55 (1.36%) Apple iOS
16 50 (1.24%) Solaris
17 35 (0.87%) CoreOS
18 28 (0.69%) Debian
19 21 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 907 (22.48%) DevOps
2 809 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
3 692 (17.15%) ITIL
4 538 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 365 (9.05%) Configuration Management
6 294 (7.29%) Scrum
7 293 (7.26%) Migration
8 239 (5.92%) High Availability
9 237 (5.87%) TDD
10 231 (5.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 230 (5.70%) Performance Tuning
12 220 (5.45%) Task Automation
13 197 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
14 189 (4.68%) MVC
15 180 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
16 178 (4.41%) Project Management
17 175 (4.34%) SDLC
18 173 (4.29%) Software Engineering
19 172 (4.26%) Change Management
20 165 (4.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1393 (34.52%) SQL
2 792 (19.63%) C#
3 708 (17.55%) Python
4 490 (12.14%) JavaScript
5 469 (11.62%) Bash Shell
6 388 (9.62%) Java
7 329 (8.15%) Perl
7 329 (8.15%) T-SQL
8 249 (6.17%) VBScript
9 222 (5.50%) Ruby
10 198 (4.91%) VB
11 192 (4.76%) PHP
12 143 (3.54%) Shell Script
13 90 (2.23%) C++
14 87 (2.16%) C
14 87 (2.16%) VBA
15 52 (1.29%) VB.NET
16 36 (0.89%) R
17 27 (0.67%) Go
18 24 (0.59%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 444 (11.00%) Degree
2 442 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 308 (7.63%) MCSE
4 196 (4.86%) Security Cleared
5 145 (3.59%) MCSA
6 134 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
7 122 (3.02%) SC Cleared
8 115 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
9 100 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 91 (2.26%) CCNA
11 79 (1.96%) MCP
12 78 (1.93%) MCITP
13 48 (1.19%) CCNP
14 43 (1.07%) DV Cleared
15 34 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
16 32 (0.79%) CISSP
17 29 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
17 29 (0.72%) Master's Degree
18 28 (0.69%) RHCE
19 23 (0.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (3.27%) QA
2 93 (2.30%) SLA
3 82 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.35%) COBIT
7 12 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
8 9 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.20%) GPG13
10 7 (0.17%) GDPR
11 5 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 5 (0.12%) GCP
11 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.099%) PMO
12 4 (0.099%) SAS 70
13 3 (0.074%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.074%) ISO 8583
13 3 (0.074%) MiFID
14 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1542 (38.22%) Active Directory
2 817 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 533 (13.21%) Hyper-V
4 285 (7.06%) Docker
5 256 (6.34%) vSphere
6 198 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
7 159 (3.94%) XenApp
8 85 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 79 (1.96%) XenDesktop
10 75 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
11 45 (1.12%) Terminal Services
12 41 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
13 36 (0.89%) KVM
14 32 (0.79%) vCloud
15 30 (0.74%) Xen
16 27 (0.67%) XenServer
17 26 (0.64%) NFS
17 26 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
17 26 (0.64%) VirtualBox
18 25 (0.62%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 597 (14.80%) Puppet
2 589 (14.60%) Opscode Chef
3 571 (14.15%) SCCM
4 405 (10.04%) Ansible
5 275 (6.82%) SCOM
6 159 (3.94%) Nagios
7 111 (2.75%) WSUS
8 81 (2.01%) Kubernetes
9 72 (1.78%) Terraform
10 65 (1.61%) Control-M
11 60 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
12 56 (1.39%) AirWatch
13 53 (1.31%) Backup Exec
14 51 (1.26%) Microsoft Intune
15 45 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
16 40 (0.99%) Graphite
17 36 (0.89%) vCenter Server
18 35 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 32 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
20 30 (0.74%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1886 (46.74%) Microsoft
2 1267 (31.40%) VMware
3 431 (10.68%) Citrix
4 383 (9.49%) Cisco
5 278 (6.89%) HP
6 253 (6.27%) Oracle
7 205 (5.08%) Red Hat
8 167 (4.14%) NetApp
9 138 (3.42%) IBM
10 132 (3.27%) Dell
11 126 (3.12%) Splunk
12 78 (1.93%) EMC
12 78 (1.93%) Google
13 75 (1.86%) New Relic
14 69 (1.71%) Symantec
15 59 (1.46%) SolarWinds
16 58 (1.44%) Bloomberg
17 56 (1.39%) F5
18 55 (1.36%) Reuters
19 54 (1.34%) AppDynamics
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Group
Salary: £60,000-£70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £68000 - £69000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday