Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 79 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 +34 -30
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 34 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.23% 2.34% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.70% 4.34% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 15
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.09% +13.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,125 £56,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.94% -8.42% +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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 596 715 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 56.55% 54.04% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 517 623 783
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,600 £26,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Kent

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Kent

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Kent over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Kent

PowerShell
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Maidstone -5 7 £38,415 -3.96% 2
West Malling - 7 £55,000 - 5
Tunbridge Wells +3 4 £37,500 - 2
Sittingbourne +12 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Sevenoaks -1 1 £22,500 -57.14% 2
Stansted - 1 £42,500 -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (38.24%) .NET
5 12 (35.29%) Windows
6 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (32.35%) C#
6 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) Perl
7 10 (29.41%) Python
8 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
9 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
10 7 (20.59%) ETL
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (17.65%) HTML5
11 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Facebook
11 6 (17.65%) Financial Institution
11 6 (17.65%) Apple
11 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.65%) Expense Management
12 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2016

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) PaaS
3 3 (8.82%) Office 365
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
4 2 (5.88%) SaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) DWDM
4 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) Skype
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
1 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Release Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Junior
4 6 (17.65%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Junior SQL Developer
4 6 (17.65%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) DBA
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
4 4 (11.76%) WCF
5 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.82%) LINQ
5 3 (8.82%) React
5 3 (8.82%) REST
5 3 (8.82%) SOAP
5 3 (8.82%) Vue.js
6 1 (2.94%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.88%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
3 7 (20.59%) ETL
4 6 (17.65%) Expense Management
4 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (8.82%) Pair Programming
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Release Management
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
8 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) Perl
3 10 (29.41%) Python
4 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) DBS Check
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Apple
2 6 (17.65%) Facebook
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.94%) Okta
4 1 (2.94%) VMware