Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 101 93
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 +32
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 30 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.26% 1.64% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 3.57% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 55
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £45,125 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.90% +20.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,875 £57,125 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.76%

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 720 784 1229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 54.30% 45.90% 55.89%
Number of salaries quoted 612 702 1122
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +23 8 £40,000 -12.09% 1
Tunbridge Wells +4 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Folkestone +6 6 £44,500 - 1
Tonbridge +3 1 £72,500 +45.00%
Sittingbourne -2 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Chatham - 1 £37,500 -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (36.67%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 8 (26.67%) High Availability
8 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (26.67%) Firewall
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) CSS
9 7 (23.33%) LAN
9 7 (23.33%) Web Development
9 7 (23.33%) WCF
9 7 (23.33%) LINQ
9 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
9 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (23.33%) React
9 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (23.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 6 (20.00%) Network Security

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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Office 365
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
4 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (10.00%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) DNS
5 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (10.00%) SAN
5 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) VLAN
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.33%) Power BI
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Applications Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) DBA
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
1 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (23.33%) LINQ
2 7 (23.33%) React
2 7 (23.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 7 (23.33%) WCF
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (6.67%) WSH
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Social Network
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Unix
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) High Availability
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Microservices
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Release Management
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) VBScript
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCSA
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 4 (13.33%) MCSD
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Amdocs
4 2 (6.67%) Avaya
4 2 (6.67%) BMC
4 2 (6.67%) Capita
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Forcepoint
4 2 (6.67%) Nimsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Perforce