Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 63 99
Rank change year-on-year +11 +36 +59
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 185 201 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.77% 4.53% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.51% 8.70% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 124 153 99
Hertfordshire median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% - +23.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,000 £41,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.50% +5.26% +11.76%

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 1,945 2,311 2,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.12% 52.10% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,625 2,011 1,860
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,902 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +4.23% +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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 +5 39 £50,000 -2.44% 5
Watford -21 39 £57,500 +4.55% 4
Welwyn Garden City +7 30 £72,000 -
St Albans -6 19 £45,000 -18.18%
Cheshunt - 7 £55,000 -
Stevenage +7 6 £40,000 - 6
Hitchin - 4 £22,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -5 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Waltham Cross - 2 £57,500 - 3
Letchworth +4 1 - -
Radlett - 1 £28,000 -
PowerShell
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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.

1 110 (59.46%) Windows
2 101 (54.59%) Microsoft
3 94 (50.81%) DNS
4 93 (50.27%) Active Directory
5 80 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 79 (42.70%) VMware
7 73 (39.46%) Firewall
8 63 (34.05%) Amazon AWS
9 59 (31.89%) DHCP
10 58 (31.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 56 (30.27%) Bash Shell
12 53 (28.65%) TCP/IP
13 50 (27.03%) Office 365
14 45 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
14 45 (24.32%) VPN
15 44 (23.78%) Windows Server
16 42 (22.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 40 (21.62%) Hyper-V
18 39 (21.08%) DevOps
18 39 (21.08%) Hybrid Cloud
18 39 (21.08%) Data Centre
18 39 (21.08%) Linux
19 37 (20.00%) Docker
20 35 (18.92%) Mentoring
21 32 (17.30%) Microsoft Certification
22 31 (16.76%) Python
22 31 (16.76%) SQL
23 29 (15.68%) Internet
24 28 (15.14%) Web Services
25 26 (14.05%) IaaS

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 22 (11.89%) OpenStack
2 20 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 19 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (9.73%) MS Exchange
5 14 (7.57%) GlassFish
5 14 (7.57%) JBoss
5 14 (7.57%) MQSeries
5 14 (7.57%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.57%) WebSphere
6 13 (7.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (7.03%) Skype for Business
7 11 (5.95%) IIS
8 9 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (3.24%) Apache
11 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.08%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.08%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 80 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (34.05%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (27.03%) Office 365
4 26 (14.05%) IaaS
5 24 (12.97%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (11.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (11.89%) PaaS
7 15 (8.11%) SaaS
8 14 (7.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (4.86%) Amazon S3
9 9 (4.86%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (4.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (3.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (3.78%) Amazon Glacier
11 7 (3.78%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (3.78%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (1.62%) Mimecast
13 2 (1.08%) NuGet
14 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 94 (50.81%) DNS
2 73 (39.46%) Firewall
3 59 (31.89%) DHCP
4 53 (28.65%) TCP/IP
5 45 (24.32%) VPN
6 29 (15.68%) Internet
7 21 (11.35%) VLAN
8 20 (10.81%) SAN
9 17 (9.19%) Skype
10 14 (7.57%) LAN
10 14 (7.57%) Reverse Proxy
11 12 (6.49%) WAN
12 9 (4.86%) iSCSI
12 9 (4.86%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (4.32%) Wireless
14 7 (3.78%) VSAN
15 6 (3.24%) SSL
16 5 (2.70%) HTTP
16 5 (2.70%) ICMP
16 5 (2.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.24%) Big Data
3 6 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.24%) MS Access
3 6 (3.24%) Power BI
3 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.16%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Redis
7 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.86%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (2.70%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.62%) Selenium
5 3 (1.62%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.62%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.08%) Codeship
6 2 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (0.54%) Hudson
7 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 14 (7.57%) Finance
2 11 (5.95%) French Language
2 11 (5.95%) German Language
2 11 (5.95%) Swedish Language
3 7 (3.78%) Advertising
3 7 (3.78%) Retail
4 2 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (18.92%) Systems Engineer
2 33 (17.84%) Support Engineer
3 31 (16.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (12.97%) Architect
5 20 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
6 18 (9.73%) Consultant
6 18 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (9.19%) Infrastructure Support
7 17 (9.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 17 (9.19%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (8.65%) AWS DevOps
8 16 (8.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (8.65%) AWS Engineer
9 15 (8.11%) VMware Engineer
9 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (8.11%) VMware Support Engineer
10 14 (7.57%) AWS Specialist
11 13 (7.03%) Server Engineer
11 13 (7.03%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.14%) Web Services
2 21 (11.35%) ActiveMQ
3 14 (7.57%) EJB
3 14 (7.57%) EJB 3.0
3 14 (7.57%) HornetQ
3 14 (7.57%) Java EE
3 14 (7.57%) Java SE
3 14 (7.57%) JMS
3 14 (7.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 14 (7.57%) YAML
4 11 (5.95%) .NET
5 8 (4.32%) REST
6 7 (3.78%) CSS
6 7 (3.78%) HTML
6 7 (3.78%) JSON
7 6 (3.24%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (3.24%) MDX
8 4 (2.16%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.16%) SOAP
9 3 (1.62%) React
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (21.08%) Data Centre
2 39 (21.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 24 (12.97%) Management Information System
4 20 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (9.73%) Linux Command Line
6 16 (8.65%) Replication
7 15 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (6.49%) Public Cloud
9 6 (3.24%) Blackberry
9 6 (3.24%) iPhone
10 5 (2.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 5 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.62%) Clustering
11 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.62%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (1.08%) BYOD
12 2 (1.08%) PKI
13 1 (0.54%) NHS
13 1 (0.54%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 110 (59.46%) Windows
2 44 (23.78%) Windows Server
3 39 (21.08%) Linux
4 22 (11.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (10.27%) Windows 10
6 17 (9.19%) Unix
7 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.49%) Windows 7
8 12 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (5.95%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.32%) CentOS
11 7 (3.78%) Ubuntu
12 6 (3.24%) Mac OS X
12 6 (3.24%) Windows Phone
12 6 (3.24%) Windows Vista
12 6 (3.24%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.70%) Kali Linux
14 3 (1.62%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 39 (21.08%) DevOps
3 35 (18.92%) Mentoring
4 26 (14.05%) Presales
4 26 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (13.51%) Migration
6 21 (11.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (9.73%) Deployment Automation
7 18 (9.73%) Load Balancing
7 18 (9.73%) Software Engineering
8 17 (9.19%) Identity Access Management
8 17 (9.19%) Security Management
9 14 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.03%) SOA
10 13 (7.03%) Task Automation
11 12 (6.49%) Time Management
12 11 (5.95%) Configuration Management
12 11 (5.95%) Performance Metrics
12 11 (5.95%) Performance Optimisation
13 10 (5.41%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.27%) Bash Shell
2 31 (16.76%) Python
2 31 (16.76%) SQL
3 20 (10.81%) Java
3 20 (10.81%) VBScript
4 15 (8.11%) Perl
4 15 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 12 (6.49%) AWK
5 12 (6.49%) C#
5 12 (6.49%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.86%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.24%) VBA
8 4 (2.16%) C
8 4 (2.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (17.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (11.35%) MCSE
3 16 (8.65%) AWS Certification
3 16 (8.65%) MCSA
4 15 (8.11%) Degree
5 10 (5.41%) CCNA
5 10 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.78%) Master's Degree
6 7 (3.78%) MCP
7 5 (2.70%) A+ Certification
7 5 (2.70%) CCENT
7 5 (2.70%) CEH
7 5 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (2.70%) GCIA
7 5 (2.70%) GCIH
7 5 (2.70%) GSEC
7 5 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (2.70%) OSCP
7 5 (2.70%) SSCP
8 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 93 (50.27%) Active Directory
2 58 (31.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 37 (20.00%) Docker
5 17 (9.19%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (9.19%) vSphere
6 12 (6.49%) VMware NSX
7 6 (3.24%) XenApp
8 5 (2.70%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.16%) DFS Replication
9 4 (2.16%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.62%) BitLocker
10 3 (1.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.62%) NFS
10 3 (1.62%) XenServer
11 2 (1.08%) Samba
12 1 (0.54%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (12.97%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (11.89%) Puppet
3 21 (11.35%) Ansible
4 18 (9.73%) Kubernetes
5 15 (8.11%) SCOM
5 15 (8.11%) vRealize
6 10 (5.41%) SCCM
6 10 (5.41%) SCOrch
7 9 (4.86%) Backup Exec
8 8 (4.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 7 (3.78%) SCVMM
10 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (2.70%) QRadar
11 5 (2.70%) Terraform
11 5 (2.70%) vCenter Server
12 3 (1.62%) Grafana
13 2 (1.08%) AirWatch
13 2 (1.08%) Graphite
13 2 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 101 (54.59%) Microsoft
2 79 (42.70%) VMware
3 24 (12.97%) Citrix
4 21 (11.35%) IBM
5 16 (8.65%) Splunk
6 15 (8.11%) Cisco
7 14 (7.57%) Oracle
8 9 (4.86%) Dell
9 8 (4.32%) SAP
10 7 (3.78%) EMC
11 5 (2.70%) Apple
11 5 (2.70%) Google
12 4 (2.16%) Avaya
12 4 (2.16%) Remedy
13 3 (1.62%) CommVault
13 3 (1.62%) HP
13 3 (1.62%) Juniper
13 3 (1.62%) NetApp
13 3 (1.62%) Sophos
13 3 (1.62%) Veeam