The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Rank 76 93 80
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 13 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.28% 1.11% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 2.23% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £33,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 498 539 572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 49.11% 50.05% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 368 428 442
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Essex

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Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Essex

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Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Colchester +5 8 £42,500 +25.00%
Brentwood +12 4 £45,000 +20.00%
PowerShell
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
3 22 (64.71%) .NET
4 19 (55.88%) Degree
5 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 15 (44.12%) Java
7 14 (41.18%) ITIL
8 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
8 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
8 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
9 12 (35.29%) IIS
9 12 (35.29%) HTML
9 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (32.35%) HTTP
11 10 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
12 9 (26.47%) Capacity Management
12 9 (26.47%) Performance Management
12 9 (26.47%) SQL
13 8 (23.53%) C#
13 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
13 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
13 8 (23.53%) MVC
14 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
14 7 (20.59%) DNS
14 7 (20.59%) DHCP
14 7 (20.59%) Web Services
15 6 (17.65%) DSDM
15 6 (17.65%) MS Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
2 12 (35.29%) IIS
3 6 (17.65%) Moodle
3 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
4 4 (11.76%) Apache
4 4 (11.76%) GlassFish
4 4 (11.76%) JBoss
4 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) OneDrive
2 4 (11.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) HTTP
2 7 (20.59%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 4 (11.76%) LDAP
3 4 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (11.76%) Skype
4 3 (8.82%) FTP
5 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
5 2 (5.88%) SMTP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 6 (17.65%) Moq
1 6 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
1 6 (17.65%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
1 14 (41.18%) Applications Support
1 14 (41.18%) Applications Support Analyst
1 14 (41.18%) Support Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Web Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Web Applications Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Web Applications Support
2 10 (29.41%) Web Support Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) SharePoint Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) SharePoint Support
4 7 (20.59%) Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 6 (17.65%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (14.71%) XML
7 4 (11.76%) Middleware
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (5.88%) jQuery
9 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.94%) MSMQ
9 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.94%) VXML
9 1 (2.94%) WinForms
9 1 (2.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Learning Management System
1 6 (17.65%) VLE
2 4 (11.76%) DataPower
2 4 (11.76%) Wiki
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
3 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 10 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (26.47%) Capacity Management
5 9 (26.47%) Performance Management
6 8 (23.53%) MVC
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) DSDM
7 6 (17.65%) SDLC
7 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.71%) Change Control
9 4 (11.76%) BCP
9 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 4 (11.76%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Tcl
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) VB6
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Nagios
1 4 (11.76%) Opsview
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Blackboard
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
2 6 (17.65%) Sitecore
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix
3 4 (11.76%) F5
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Splunk
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic