Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Kent
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 62 91
Rank change year-on-year +25 +29 -26
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 47 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.19% 2.70% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.01% 4.66% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44 18 10
Kent median annual salary £51,500 £57,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.43% +61.97% -20.67%
10th Percentile £33,900 £44,750 £31,800
90th Percentile £56,250 £76,750 £42,975
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

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 427 515 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 56.26% 58.00% 56.78%
Number of salaries quoted 371 455 620
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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
West Malling +18 21 £51,500 +21.18% 2
Tunbridge Wells +16 14 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Maidstone +8 6 £31,500 -55.00% 1
Sevenoaks - 3 £47,500 - 1
Sittingbourne -8 1 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Stansted - 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 37 (78.72%) Azure
2 34 (72.34%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (70.21%) Git (software)
3 33 (70.21%) Visual Studio Team System
4 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
5 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
6 23 (48.94%) .NET
7 22 (46.81%) C#
7 22 (46.81%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (44.68%) TDD
8 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
8 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
8 21 (44.68%) Deployment Automation
9 20 (42.55%) IT Strategy
9 20 (42.55%) Product Roadmap
9 20 (42.55%) Strategic Roadmap
9 20 (42.55%) Architecture Roadmap
9 20 (42.55%) Architectural Design
9 20 (42.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (42.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (42.55%) Mentoring
9 20 (42.55%) SOLID
9 20 (42.55%) CSS
9 20 (42.55%) SOAP
9 20 (42.55%) HTML
9 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
9 20 (42.55%) Windows
9 20 (42.55%) Active Directory

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 6 (12.77%) IIS
1 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (78.72%) Azure
2 19 (40.43%) Office 365
3 13 (27.66%) AWS
3 13 (27.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (12.77%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (10.64%) G Suite
6 2 (4.26%) IaaS
6 2 (4.26%) PaaS
7 1 (2.13%) npm
7 1 (2.13%) NuGet
7 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
2 6 (12.77%) DHCP
3 5 (10.64%) Ethernet
3 5 (10.64%) FTP
3 5 (10.64%) iSCSI
3 5 (10.64%) NAS
3 5 (10.64%) SMTP
3 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.64%) Telnet
3 5 (10.64%) VoIP
4 3 (6.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) BGP
5 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.13%) OSPF
5 1 (2.13%) VLAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
2 20 (42.55%) Azure SQL Database
2 20 (42.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (70.21%) Git (software)
1 33 (70.21%) Visual Studio Team System
2 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
3 13 (27.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (27.66%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Bower
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.13%) Local Government
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Technical Leader
2 17 (36.17%) Analyst
2 17 (36.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) .NET
2 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
3 20 (42.55%) .NET Framework
3 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (42.55%) CSS
3 20 (42.55%) Entity Framework
3 20 (42.55%) HTML
3 20 (42.55%) OAuth
3 20 (42.55%) OpenID
3 20 (42.55%) REST
3 20 (42.55%) SOAP
3 20 (42.55%) WCF
4 13 (27.66%) JSON
5 1 (2.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
1 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (2.13%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (46.81%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (44.68%) Deployment Automation
3 21 (44.68%) TDD
4 20 (42.55%) Architectural Design
4 20 (42.55%) Architecture Roadmap
4 20 (42.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (42.55%) Integration Testing
4 20 (42.55%) IT Strategy
4 20 (42.55%) Mentoring
4 20 (42.55%) MVC
4 20 (42.55%) Product Roadmap
4 20 (42.55%) Scrum
4 20 (42.55%) SOLID
4 20 (42.55%) Strategic Roadmap
4 20 (42.55%) Unit Testing
5 19 (40.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 15 (31.91%) DevOps
7 13 (27.66%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.38%) VBA
5 2 (4.26%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) MCP
1 5 (10.64%) MCSA
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) CEH
2 1 (2.13%) CISM
2 1 (2.13%) CISSP
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) DFS Replication
3 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.64%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.13%) Docker
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (10.64%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) QRadar
4 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) Spiceworks
4 3 (6.38%) Remedy
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Veeam
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Capita
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.13%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.13%) webMethods
6 1 (2.13%) Xamarin