Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 86 68
Rank change year-on-year +43 -18 +58
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 52 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.70% 1.99% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.96% 3.59% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 47
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £46,250 £56,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 522 640 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 57.24% 55.41% 55.33%
Number of salaries quoted 453 577 696
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 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
Chatham -1 16 £67,500 +80.00%
West Malling +11 7 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Tonbridge - 6 £51,250 -
Tunbridge Wells +10 5 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Dartford - 5 £27,500 -
Maidstone -3 3 £70,000 +82.22%
Canterbury - 2 £45,000 - 2
Sittingbourne -7 1 £48,500 -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 36 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (51.92%) DevOps
4 25 (48.08%) Windows
5 20 (38.46%) Finance
6 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 17 (32.69%) Advertising
8 16 (30.77%) VMware
8 16 (30.77%) Office 365
9 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
10 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
10 14 (26.92%) Serverless
11 13 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 13 (25.00%) C#
11 13 (25.00%) MVC
11 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (25.00%) JSON
12 12 (23.08%) Scrum
13 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
13 11 (21.15%) Migration
13 11 (21.15%) SQL
13 11 (21.15%) .NET
13 11 (21.15%) ITIL
13 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
13 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Automation
14 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
14 10 (19.23%) YAML

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 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (30.77%) Office 365
3 14 (26.92%) Serverless
4 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (9.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (9.62%) Azure Functions
7 4 (7.69%) Power Platform
8 3 (5.77%) IaaS
8 3 (5.77%) npm
9 2 (3.85%) OneDrive
9 2 (3.85%) PaaS
9 2 (3.85%) PowerApps
9 2 (3.85%) Yammer
10 1 (1.92%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) Skype
4 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) DKIM
4 2 (3.85%) DMARC
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) Big Data
3 5 (9.62%) Cosmos DB
3 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Redis
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (5.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.77%) Data Lake
5 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.77%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (3.85%) Power BI
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.92%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (13.46%) TeamCity
4 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
4 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.77%) git-flow
5 3 (5.77%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (5.77%) webpack
6 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 17 (32.69%) Advertising
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
2 11 (21.15%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (21.15%) C# Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Agile C# Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) JSON
2 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (19.23%) YAML
4 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
5 7 (13.46%) CSS
5 7 (13.46%) HTML
5 7 (13.46%) React
6 5 (9.62%) SignalR
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 4 (7.69%) OAuth
7 4 (7.69%) OpenID
7 4 (7.69%) REST
7 4 (7.69%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) WCF
8 3 (5.77%) Jest
8 3 (5.77%) jQuery
9 2 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) CMDB
3 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) DevOps
3 13 (25.00%) MVC
4 12 (23.08%) Scrum
5 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
5 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Automation
5 11 (21.15%) ITIL
5 11 (21.15%) Migration
6 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (13.46%) Information Security
8 7 (13.46%) Line Management
8 7 (13.46%) Microservices
9 6 (11.54%) Coaching
9 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (9.62%) Customer-Centricity
10 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
11 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 13 (25.00%) C#
2 11 (21.15%) SQL
3 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.85%) GDPR
1 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
2 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Docker
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) Terraform
3 4 (7.69%) Ansible
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) VMware
3 8 (15.38%) Google
4 7 (13.46%) Citrix
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) Databricks
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) IronPort
7 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.85%) Splunk
8 1 (1.92%) BMC
8 1 (1.92%) CommVault
8 1 (1.92%) F5
8 1 (1.92%) Nintex
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) Veeam