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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 81 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 15 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.57% 1.19% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 2.42% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 10
Median salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 539 496 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 56.56% 49.01% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 463 431 498
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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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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Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Essex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 27 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
Brentwood -1 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Colchester - 2 £48,750 -
Saffron Walden -16 1 £19,000 -52.50%
Chelmsford - 1 £22,000 -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 10 (37.04%) Perl
5 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (29.63%) IIS
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (29.63%) DHCP
7 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 8 (29.63%) DNS
7 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
8 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (25.93%) VMware
9 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
9 6 (22.22%) Security Management
9 6 (22.22%) Citrix
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle
9 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 6 (22.22%) Linux

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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 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (29.63%) IIS
3 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 4 (14.81%) OneDrive
2 4 (14.81%) Yammer
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DHCP
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) HTTP
3 4 (14.81%) FTP
3 4 (14.81%) HTTPS
3 4 (14.81%) Skype
3 4 (14.81%) SMTP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.41%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Customer Communications Manager
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps Manager
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Support
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
4 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) Android
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Document Composition
2 6 (22.22%) High Availability
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
2 6 (22.22%) ISMS
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (22.22%) SDLC
2 6 (22.22%) Security Management
2 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
4 4 (14.81%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Perl
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCITP
2 6 (22.22%) MCTS
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (14.81%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CEH
6 1 (3.70%) CISM
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
6 1 (3.70%) SANS
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) GDPR
1 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) AppSense
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) SAP