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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East / Kent
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 94 87
Rank change year-on-year +32 -7  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 24 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.05% 1.14% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.33% 2.23% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 7
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 450 584 553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 57.18% 51.32% 58.21%
Number of salaries quoted 365 506 491
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Kent

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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

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Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Kent over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Kent

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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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 5 £32,500 -
Canterbury - 4 £32,500 - 1
Maidstone -8 3 £40,000 +45.45%
Sittingbourne - 1 £32,500 - 1
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) High Availability
3 18 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 18 (33.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 18 (33.33%) Oracle
3 18 (33.33%) Unix
3 18 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (33.33%) IBM
3 18 (33.33%) Toad
3 18 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 18 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 18 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 18 (33.33%) Replication
3 18 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (33.33%) Data Guard
4 17 (31.48%) Finance
5 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 15 (27.78%) RDBMS
5 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 14 (25.93%) DevOps
6 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
6 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
7 13 (24.07%) C#
7 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
8 12 (22.22%) VPN
8 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.37%) DHCP
9 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
9 11 (20.37%) JavaScript

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 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.85%) Site Server
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) VPN
2 11 (20.37%) DHCP
2 11 (20.37%) DNS
3 10 (18.52%) NAS
3 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (16.67%) SAN
4 9 (16.67%) VLAN
5 8 (14.81%) WLAN
6 3 (5.56%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
7 2 (3.70%) WAN
8 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 15 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.11%) DocumentDB
3 6 (11.11%) RavenDB
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) Biml
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Toad
2 8 (14.81%) JIRA
3 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.26%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.41%) Subversion
5 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) DBA
1 18 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle DBA
2 17 (31.48%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Server Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum Master
8 3 (5.56%) Server Support
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.85%) REST
2 1 (1.85%) WCF
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) CMDB
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) AS400
4 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Unix
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) High Availability
2 14 (25.93%) DevOps
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.67%) Project Management
5 8 (14.81%) Service Management
6 6 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (9.26%) Release Management
8 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.41%) Change Management
8 4 (7.41%) IT Governance
8 4 (7.41%) ITIL
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) Security Patching
9 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.70%) Migration
10 2 (3.70%) MVC
10 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 13 (24.07%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.26%) VB
5 4 (7.41%) VBScript
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Java
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) MCP
1 2 (3.70%) MCSA
1 2 (3.70%) MCSD
1 2 (3.70%) MCSE
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) CISA
2 1 (1.85%) CISM
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
1 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.67%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 18 (33.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 18 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 18 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (11.11%) Perfmon
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) IBM
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) New Relic
5 4 (7.41%) Perforce
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (1.85%) Avaya
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
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