Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 41 64
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23 +30
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 52 155 193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.78% 5.20% 4.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.66% 11.74% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 122 151
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,800 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 679 1,320 2,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 49.38% 44.28% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 557 993 2,060
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £71,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
Watford +40 21 £42,500 -22.73%
Welwyn Garden City -4 5 £45,000 -40.00% 1
Letchworth +1 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £37,250 -
Hatfield +22 3 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead -4 2 £52,500 +2.44% 1
St Albans -10 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
PowerShell
East of England

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (71.15%) Windows
3 36 (69.23%) VMware
4 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
5 27 (51.92%) DNS
6 26 (50.00%) VBScript
7 25 (48.08%) vSphere
7 25 (48.08%) Windows 10
8 22 (42.31%) Windows Server
8 22 (42.31%) VLAN
8 22 (42.31%) Office 365
8 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Office
9 21 (40.38%) VoIP
9 21 (40.38%) DHCP
9 21 (40.38%) TCP/IP
10 20 (38.46%) Citrix
10 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
11 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
11 19 (36.54%) Patch Management
11 19 (36.54%) XenApp
12 18 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (34.62%) WSH
12 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2016
12 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2019
13 17 (32.69%) Server Management
13 17 (32.69%) Linux
13 17 (32.69%) Azure
13 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 18 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.92%) Documentum
3 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 22 (42.31%) Office 365
2 17 (32.69%) Azure
3 7 (13.46%) AWS
4 4 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.85%) GCP
5 2 (3.85%) IaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Akamai
6 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.92%) GitHub
6 1 (1.92%) PaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.92%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) DNS
2 22 (42.31%) VLAN
3 21 (40.38%) DHCP
3 21 (40.38%) TCP/IP
3 21 (40.38%) VoIP
4 11 (21.15%) LAN
5 10 (19.23%) Firewall
5 10 (19.23%) Internet
6 6 (11.54%) SAN
6 6 (11.54%) Wireless
7 3 (5.77%) BGP
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.77%) SSL
7 3 (5.77%) VPN
8 2 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (3.85%) Broadband
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.85%) WAN
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Power BI
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Redis
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 4 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.92%) Log4j
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) IT Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) IT Support
3 10 (19.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 9 (17.31%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 9 (17.31%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) WSH
2 10 (19.23%) .NET
3 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 5 (9.62%) CSS
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Core
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 4 (7.69%) Sass
5 4 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (5.77%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.85%) HTML
8 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.92%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.92%) Spring
8 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.92%) Handset
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (71.15%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Windows 10
3 22 (42.31%) Windows Server
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2016
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2019
5 17 (32.69%) Linux
6 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
9 3 (5.77%) Unix
10 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.92%) AIX
11 1 (1.92%) HPUX
11 1 (1.92%) Solaris
11 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Patch Management
2 17 (32.69%) Server Management
3 13 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (19.23%) DevOps
6 10 (19.23%) Time Management
7 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.46%) Information Security
9 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.62%) Storage Management
10 4 (7.69%) Coaching
10 4 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (7.69%) Data Mapping
10 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
10 4 (7.69%) Migration
10 4 (7.69%) Scrum
10 4 (7.69%) SDLC
10 4 (7.69%) TDD
10 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) VBScript
2 7 (13.46%) PHP
2 7 (13.46%) Python
3 6 (11.54%) Perl
4 5 (9.62%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) C#
5 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) Java
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) MCITP
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MBCS
4 2 (3.85%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) vSphere
2 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 19 (36.54%) XenApp
3 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
5 7 (13.46%) Docker
6 6 (11.54%) vCloud
7 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (9.62%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.85%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.92%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.92%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 7 (13.46%) Kubernetes
3 5 (9.62%) Ansible
3 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.62%) Puppet
4 4 (7.69%) Terraform
5 3 (5.77%) SCCM
6 2 (3.85%) EnCase
6 2 (3.85%) Grafana
6 2 (3.85%) Nagios
6 2 (3.85%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.92%) Kibana
7 1 (1.92%) logstash
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.92%) SCOM
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (69.23%) VMware
3 20 (38.46%) Citrix
4 11 (21.15%) HP
5 10 (19.23%) Mitel
6 8 (15.38%) Asigra
7 6 (11.54%) Cisco
8 4 (7.69%) Aruba
9 3 (5.77%) Meraki
10 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.85%) Nuix
10 2 (3.85%) Splunk
10 2 (3.85%) Symantec
11 1 (1.92%) Arista
11 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.92%) Dell
11 1 (1.92%) IBM
11 1 (1.92%) jetNEXUS
11 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.92%) Zscaler