Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 51 67
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 +64
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 134 203 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.19% 4.85% 4.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.93% 9.44% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 80 146 139
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £71,995 £72,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

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 1,123 2,150 2,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 43.48% 51.35% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 840 1,818 1,898
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Hertfordshire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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
Welwyn Garden City +35 33 £75,000 +4.17% 1
Hemel Hempstead +24 25 £62,500 +47.06% 2
Watford -6 15 £55,000 - 4
Hatfield +6 12 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Letchworth -5 8 £42,500 -5.56%
Royston - 4 £45,000 - 3
Kings Langley - 4 - -
Borehamwood - 3 £55,000 -
Stevenage +4 1 £45,000 +73.08%
St Albans -9 1 - -
PowerShell
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 95 (70.90%) Windows
2 77 (57.46%) Azure
3 68 (50.75%) Microsoft
4 62 (46.27%) Active Directory
5 52 (38.81%) VMware
6 49 (36.57%) ITIL
7 46 (34.33%) Windows Server
8 40 (29.85%) Office 365
9 38 (28.36%) AWS
10 37 (27.61%) Linux
10 37 (27.61%) SCCM
11 36 (26.87%) Cisco
12 35 (26.12%) SQL Server
12 35 (26.12%) VLAN
12 35 (26.12%) DevOps
13 34 (25.37%) Hyper-V
13 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (24.63%) SQL
14 33 (24.63%) DHCP
15 32 (23.88%) DNS
16 31 (23.13%) SharePoint
17 27 (20.15%) Finance
17 27 (20.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (20.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 23 (17.16%) SIEM
18 23 (17.16%) Shell Script
18 23 (17.16%) Java
19 22 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
19 22 (16.42%) SaaS

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 31 (23.13%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.46%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.48%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.24%) Confluence
4 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
6 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.73%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 77 (57.46%) Azure
2 40 (29.85%) Office 365
3 38 (28.36%) AWS
4 22 (16.42%) SaaS
5 19 (14.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (12.69%) OneDrive
7 12 (8.96%) OpenShift
8 5 (3.73%) Power Platform
9 4 (2.99%) IaaS
10 3 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (2.24%) PaaS
11 2 (1.49%) GCP
11 2 (1.49%) PowerApps
11 2 (1.49%) Yammer
12 1 (0.75%) Akamai
12 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.75%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.12%) VLAN
2 33 (24.63%) DHCP
3 32 (23.88%) DNS
4 19 (14.18%) SAN
5 17 (12.69%) Firewall
6 16 (11.94%) iSCSI
7 11 (8.21%) BIG-IP
7 11 (8.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (8.21%) FabricPath
7 11 (8.21%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.97%) LAN
8 8 (5.97%) Skype
9 6 (4.48%) MPLS
10 4 (2.99%) Network Security
10 4 (2.99%) VPN
11 3 (2.24%) VoIP
11 3 (2.24%) WAN
12 2 (1.49%) BGP
12 2 (1.49%) HTTP
12 2 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.73%) Power BI
4 4 (2.99%) GIS
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.24%) SSDT
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.75%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 19 (14.18%) Visual Studio Team System
2 12 (8.96%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (8.21%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.97%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.99%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.24%) JIRA
8 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.75%) GitLab
9 1 (0.75%) MSI
9 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.75%) TestRail
9 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Code
9 1 (0.75%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (20.15%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Games
3 2 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) French Language
4 1 (0.75%) German Language
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Military
4 1 (0.75%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (16.42%) Security Engineer
2 16 (11.94%) Technical Leader
3 15 (11.19%) Architect
4 14 (10.45%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (9.70%) Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Applications Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.46%) Senior Security Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (4.48%) Azure DevOps
11 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (4.48%) Lead DevOps
11 6 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
12 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
12 5 (3.73%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) .NET
2 6 (4.48%) Web Services
3 5 (3.73%) CSS
3 5 (3.73%) XML
4 4 (2.99%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.99%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.99%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.99%) Sass
4 4 (2.99%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (2.24%) .NET Core
5 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.75%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.75%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (0.75%) HornetQ
6 1 (0.75%) Java EE
6 1 (0.75%) Java SE
6 1 (0.75%) jQuery
6 1 (0.75%) JSON
6 1 (0.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Replication
2 13 (9.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.97%) User Experience
5 7 (5.22%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.24%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.24%) Life Science
7 3 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.24%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.49%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.49%) PKI
8 2 (1.49%) SCADA
9 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.75%) Clustering
9 1 (0.75%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 95 (70.90%) Windows
2 46 (34.33%) Windows Server
3 37 (27.61%) Linux
4 27 (20.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (11.19%) Ubuntu
5 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (10.45%) CentOS
7 12 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (8.96%) SUSE
7 12 (8.96%) Windows 10
8 9 (6.72%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.22%) Unix
10 4 (2.99%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.24%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.49%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.75%) Android
13 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.57%) ITIL
2 35 (26.12%) DevOps
3 27 (20.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (17.16%) SIEM
5 22 (16.42%) Deployment Automation
5 22 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (16.42%) Secure Coding
5 22 (16.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (15.67%) Change Management
6 21 (15.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (15.67%) Information Security
7 19 (14.18%) Problem Management
8 15 (11.19%) Service Management
9 14 (10.45%) Presales
10 13 (9.70%) ITIL V3
11 12 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.21%) Infrastructure as Code
13 10 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (6.72%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.63%) SQL
2 23 (17.16%) Java
2 23 (17.16%) Shell Script
3 17 (12.69%) VBScript
4 16 (11.94%) Python
5 12 (8.96%) Ruby
6 9 (6.72%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.97%) C#
8 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.99%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.24%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) AWK
11 1 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.75%) Perl
11 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (12.69%) CCNA
4 15 (11.19%) CISSP
5 14 (10.45%) CEH
5 14 (10.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (9.70%) MCSE
7 12 (8.96%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (8.21%) CCAA
9 10 (7.46%) MCSA
10 9 (6.72%) Degree
11 7 (5.22%) MCP
12 6 (4.48%) MCTS
13 4 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (2.99%) ISTQB
13 4 (2.99%) Master's Degree
14 2 (1.49%) CITP
15 1 (0.75%) CCA
15 1 (0.75%) MBCS
15 1 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.18%) PCI DSS
2 14 (10.45%) COBIT
3 12 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (5.97%) SLA
5 6 (4.48%) HIPAA
6 4 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (1.49%) GDPR
7 2 (1.49%) QA
8 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 62 (46.27%) Active Directory
2 34 (25.37%) Hyper-V
2 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (14.18%) Docker
4 15 (11.19%) vSphere
5 14 (10.45%) VMware NSX
6 11 (8.21%) KVM
7 10 (7.46%) DFS Replication
8 4 (2.99%) XenApp
8 4 (2.99%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.75%) Firmware
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (27.61%) SCCM
2 21 (15.67%) SCOM
3 19 (14.18%) Puppet
4 16 (11.94%) Ansible
5 15 (11.19%) Kubernetes
5 15 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (9.70%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (8.96%) SCOrch
7 12 (8.96%) Terraform
7 12 (8.96%) vRealize
8 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (4.48%) WSUS
10 4 (2.99%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (2.24%) Backup Exec
11 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
12 2 (1.49%) AirWatch
12 2 (1.49%) FortiGate
12 2 (1.49%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.75%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 68 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 52 (38.81%) VMware
3 36 (26.87%) Cisco
4 19 (14.18%) Citrix
5 17 (12.69%) Qualys
6 15 (11.19%) Nimble Storage
7 14 (10.45%) Veracode
8 12 (8.96%) F5
9 11 (8.21%) HP
9 11 (8.21%) SonicWALL
10 8 (5.97%) Meraki
11 5 (3.73%) CommVault
11 5 (3.73%) Dell
11 5 (3.73%) Oracle
12 4 (2.99%) Veeam
13 3 (2.24%) Atlassian
13 3 (2.24%) Nintex
13 3 (2.24%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.24%) Symantec
14 2 (1.49%) Google