Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 67 96
Rank change year-on-year +8 +29 +48
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 151 200 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.35% 4.12% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.14% 7.92% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 153 108
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,050 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,800 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,652 2,524 2,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.54% 51.94% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,359 2,175 1,930
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,950 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Hatfield +1 27 £60,000 - 4
Welwyn Garden City +10 22 £71,900 - 2
Watford -33 22 £58,750 +6.82%
Hemel Hempstead +27 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Waltham Cross - 13 £55,000 -
Stevenage +11 12 £43,750 +9.38% 4
Hitchin - 7 £22,500 - 1
St Albans -4 6 £35,000 -41.67% 2
Cheshunt - 5 £50,000 -
Welwyn - 3 £71,800 -
Letchworth - 3 £35,000 - 1
Radlett - 1 £28,000 -
PowerShell
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 101 (66.89%) Windows
2 75 (49.67%) Microsoft
3 73 (48.34%) VMware
4 70 (46.36%) Active Directory
5 67 (44.37%) DNS
6 63 (41.72%) Bash Shell
7 58 (38.41%) Windows Server
8 55 (36.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 54 (35.76%) Firewall
10 49 (32.45%) Amazon AWS
11 46 (30.46%) Microsoft Azure
11 46 (30.46%) DHCP
12 44 (29.14%) Office 365
13 40 (26.49%) Linux
14 39 (25.83%) VBScript
15 37 (24.50%) TCP/IP
16 35 (23.18%) SQL
17 34 (22.52%) VPN
18 33 (21.85%) Hyper-V
19 32 (21.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 31 (20.53%) ITIL
21 29 (19.21%) vSphere
22 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Certification
23 27 (17.88%) Python
23 27 (17.88%) Docker
24 26 (17.22%) Web Services
25 25 (16.56%) Disaster Recovery
25 25 (16.56%) Windows Server 2012
26 24 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
27 23 (15.23%) Windows Server 2008

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 18 (11.92%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.26%) Skype for Business
3 15 (9.93%) OpenStack
4 12 (7.95%) IIS
5 11 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.28%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.28%) WebSphere
6 10 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (6.62%) GlassFish
6 10 (6.62%) JBoss
6 10 (6.62%) MQSeries
6 10 (6.62%) WebLogic
7 9 (5.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.31%) Apache
9 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.66%) Confluence
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.65%) Chatbot
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 49 (32.45%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (30.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (29.14%) Office 365
4 22 (14.57%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (13.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (11.92%) Mimecast
7 14 (9.27%) IaaS
8 11 (7.28%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (7.28%) Amazon S3
9 10 (6.62%) PaaS
9 10 (6.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (5.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (5.96%) Amazon Glacier
10 9 (5.96%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (5.96%) AWS CloudTrail
10 9 (5.96%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (4.64%) SaaS
12 4 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.66%) G Suite
13 1 (0.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 67 (44.37%) DNS
2 54 (35.76%) Firewall
3 46 (30.46%) DHCP
4 37 (24.50%) TCP/IP
5 34 (22.52%) VPN
6 17 (11.26%) Internet
6 17 (11.26%) SAN
6 17 (11.26%) VLAN
7 9 (5.96%) iSCSI
7 9 (5.96%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (5.30%) LAN
9 6 (3.97%) WAN
9 6 (3.97%) Wireless
10 5 (3.31%) HTTP
10 5 (3.31%) ICMP
10 5 (3.31%) Skype
10 5 (3.31%) SNMP
11 4 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.65%) SMS
12 3 (1.99%) FabricPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.62%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (5.30%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.65%) Big Data
6 4 (2.65%) MySQL
6 4 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.65%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.32%) Power BI
8 1 (0.66%) DB2
8 1 (0.66%) MS Access
8 1 (0.66%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.66%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Git (software)
1 10 (6.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.97%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.31%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.65%) Hudson
4 4 (2.65%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.65%) Subversion
4 4 (2.65%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.99%) Selenium
5 3 (1.99%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.99%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.66%) Codeship
6 1 (0.66%) MSI
6 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 9 (5.96%) Advertising
1 9 (5.96%) Finance
1 9 (5.96%) French Language
1 9 (5.96%) German Language
1 9 (5.96%) Retail
2 8 (5.30%) Swedish Language
3 5 (3.31%) Marketing
4 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (12.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (10.60%) AWS Specialist
2 16 (10.60%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (9.93%) Architect
4 14 (9.27%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Support
5 13 (8.61%) Windows Engineer
6 12 (7.95%) Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (7.28%) Administrator
7 11 (7.28%) Analyst
7 11 (7.28%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.62%) IT Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) Technical Leader
8 10 (6.62%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Cloud Architect
10 8 (5.30%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Systems Support
11 7 (4.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (4.64%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.22%) Web Services
2 19 (12.58%) ActiveMQ
3 16 (10.60%) YAML
4 12 (7.95%) CSS
4 12 (7.95%) HTML
5 10 (6.62%) EJB
5 10 (6.62%) EJB 3.0
5 10 (6.62%) HornetQ
5 10 (6.62%) Java EE
5 10 (6.62%) Java SE
5 10 (6.62%) JMS
5 10 (6.62%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (5.30%) JSON
7 7 (4.64%) .NET
8 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.31%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.65%) CSS3
10 4 (2.65%) Node.js
10 4 (2.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (14.57%) Data Centre
2 22 (14.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (10.60%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (9.27%) Replication
5 12 (7.95%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (6.62%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.64%) Public Cloud
9 5 (3.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 5 (3.31%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (2.65%) Robotics
11 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.32%) Clustering
11 2 (1.32%) iPhone
11 2 (1.32%) PKI
12 1 (0.66%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.66%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 101 (66.89%) Windows
2 58 (38.41%) Windows Server
3 40 (26.49%) Linux
4 25 (16.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (15.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (13.91%) Windows 7
7 20 (13.25%) Windows 8
8 18 (11.92%) Apple iOS
9 13 (8.61%) Windows 10
10 12 (7.95%) CentOS
10 12 (7.95%) Ubuntu
10 12 (7.95%) Unix
11 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (3.97%) Windows XP
13 5 (3.31%) Kali Linux
13 5 (3.31%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.32%) Windows Phone
14 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 31 (20.53%) ITIL
3 25 (16.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.57%) DevOps
5 22 (14.57%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (11.26%) Deployment Automation
6 17 (11.26%) Migration
7 14 (9.27%) Patch Management
7 14 (9.27%) Project Management
7 14 (9.27%) Server Management
8 13 (8.61%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.61%) Server Building
8 13 (8.61%) Server Patching
8 13 (8.61%) Task Automation
9 12 (7.95%) Presales
10 10 (6.62%) Load Balancing
10 10 (6.62%) Network Virtualisation
11 9 (5.96%) Change Management
11 9 (5.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (41.72%) Bash Shell
2 39 (25.83%) VBScript
3 35 (23.18%) SQL
4 27 (17.88%) Python
5 17 (11.26%) Java
5 17 (11.26%) Perl
6 16 (10.60%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.28%) T-SQL
8 10 (6.62%) AWK
8 10 (6.62%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.96%) C#
10 7 (4.64%) Ruby
11 4 (2.65%) C
12 2 (1.32%) VB
13 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.26%) MCP
3 13 (8.61%) AWS Certification
4 12 (7.95%) CCNA
4 12 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (7.28%) MCSA
5 11 (7.28%) MCSE
6 10 (6.62%) Degree
7 6 (3.97%) MCTS
8 5 (3.31%) A+ Certification
8 5 (3.31%) CCENT
8 5 (3.31%) CEH
8 5 (3.31%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (3.31%) GCIA
8 5 (3.31%) GCIH
8 5 (3.31%) GSEC
8 5 (3.31%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (3.31%) OSCP
8 5 (3.31%) SSCP
8 5 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.28%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.66%) GDPR
3 1 (0.66%) PMO
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 70 (46.36%) Active Directory
2 55 (36.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (21.85%) Hyper-V
4 29 (19.21%) vSphere
5 27 (17.88%) Docker
6 14 (9.27%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (5.96%) VMware NSX
8 4 (2.65%) iptables
8 4 (2.65%) Samba
9 3 (1.99%) NFS
9 3 (1.99%) XenApp
10 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.66%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (11.92%) Kubernetes
2 15 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.27%) Puppet
3 14 (9.27%) vRealize
4 13 (8.61%) AirWatch
5 11 (7.28%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 10 (6.62%) SCOM
7 9 (5.96%) Ansible
7 9 (5.96%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (5.30%) vCenter Server
9 7 (4.64%) SCCM
9 7 (4.64%) SCOrch
10 5 (3.31%) Backup Exec
10 5 (3.31%) QRadar
10 5 (3.31%) Terraform
11 4 (2.65%) Nagios
11 4 (2.65%) SCVMM
12 3 (1.99%) Grafana
12 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 75 (49.67%) Microsoft
2 73 (48.34%) VMware
3 18 (11.92%) Apple
3 18 (11.92%) Sophos
4 13 (8.61%) Cisco
4 13 (8.61%) Citrix
4 13 (8.61%) IBM
5 12 (7.95%) Oracle
6 11 (7.28%) Splunk
7 8 (5.30%) HP
8 7 (4.64%) Dell
9 6 (3.97%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.65%) EMC
10 4 (2.65%) Google
10 4 (2.65%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.65%) SAP
10 4 (2.65%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.99%) CommVault
11 3 (1.99%) NetApp
11 3 (1.99%) Veeam