Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 106 109
Rank change year-on-year +21 +3 -19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 26 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.86% 1.24% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 2.64% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 33
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +21.43% -20.45%
10th Percentile £25,125 £38,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £50,000 £48,900
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 786 986 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 56.14% 46.97% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 669 762 1017
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,811 £64,904 £60,500
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Essex

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Essex

PowerShell
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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Chelmsford +4 14 £55,000 +17.21%
Brentwood +22 2 £34,000 -20.00%
Saffron Walden -4 1 £19,000 -52.50%
Basildon - 1 - -
PowerShell
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) Visual Studio
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (50.00%) SDLC
5 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (46.15%) Hudson
6 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (46.15%) Configuration Management
6 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
7 11 (42.31%) Continuous Deployment
7 11 (42.31%) CMDB
8 10 (38.46%) Puppet
8 10 (38.46%) JUnit
9 9 (34.62%) PyUnit
9 9 (34.62%) vCloud
10 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 7 (26.92%) Office 365
12 6 (23.08%) DevOps
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
13 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
14 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (15.38%) SQL
14 4 (15.38%) HP

PowerShell
Co-occurring 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) MPLS
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
1 3 (11.54%) VLAN
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 12 (46.15%) Hudson
2 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 10 (38.46%) JUnit
4 9 (34.62%) PyUnit
5 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
6 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Configuration Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Communications Manager
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Office 365 Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) ADSI
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) CMDB
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.69%) Handset
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) SDLC
3 12 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (42.31%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (23.08%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Measurement
8 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
8 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.69%) Document Composition
8 2 (7.69%) High Availability
8 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Security Management
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCITP
1 3 (11.54%) MCTS
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) vCloud
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Mitel
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Red Box
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec