Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 60 78
Rank change year-on-year +37 +18 +42
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 90 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.48% 3.24% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.57% 5.74% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 74 34 30
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -16.23%
10th Percentile £27,575 £27,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £72,125 £57,500 £60,125
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +14.94% -6.45%

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 543 592 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 57.22% 56.49% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 486 514 618
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.96% -5.63%
10th Percentile £23,875 £25,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 22 September 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 22 September 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
West Malling +2 18 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Tunbridge Wells +7 14 £52,500 +40.00%
Chatham - 10 £56,250 -
Tonbridge - 7 £55,000 -
Maidstone +1 6 £35,750 -6.94% 2
Dartford - 5 £27,500 - 1
Canterbury - 3 £45,000 -
Sittingbourne -6 1 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Rochester - 1 - -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 53 (58.89%) Azure
2 49 (54.44%) Microsoft
3 48 (53.33%) DevOps
4 44 (48.89%) Windows
5 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (40.00%) .NET
7 32 (35.56%) Git (software)
8 31 (34.44%) C#
8 31 (34.44%) MVC
9 29 (32.22%) AWS
9 29 (32.22%) Office 365
10 28 (31.11%) Active Directory
11 27 (30.00%) Scrum
11 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (28.89%) Visual Studio Team System
12 26 (28.89%) SQL Server
13 25 (27.78%) VMware
13 25 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (27.78%) .NET Framework
13 25 (27.78%) Windows Server
14 23 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET
17 20 (22.22%) Visual Studio
17 20 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
17 20 (22.22%) Mentoring

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 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.78%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.44%) IIS
4 3 (3.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.11%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (58.89%) Azure
2 29 (32.22%) AWS
2 29 (32.22%) Office 365
3 11 (12.22%) Serverless
4 10 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (10.00%) GCP
6 7 (7.78%) IaaS
7 6 (6.67%) Azure Functions
7 6 (6.67%) PaaS
8 5 (5.56%) npm
8 5 (5.56%) Power Platform
9 4 (4.44%) AWS IoT
9 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (3.33%) G Suite
11 2 (2.22%) NuGet
11 2 (2.22%) OneDrive
11 2 (2.22%) SaaS
11 2 (2.22%) Yammer
12 1 (1.11%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) DNS
2 9 (10.00%) DHCP
2 9 (10.00%) Firewall
2 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.89%) NAS
4 7 (7.78%) NetScaler
5 5 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 5 (5.56%) SAN
5 5 (5.56%) VLAN
6 4 (4.44%) BIG-IP
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.44%) Skype
6 4 (4.44%) SMTP
6 4 (4.44%) VoIP
7 3 (3.33%) BGP
7 3 (3.33%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.33%) FTP
7 3 (3.33%) HTTP
7 3 (3.33%) OSPF
7 3 (3.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) Azure SQL Database
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (8.89%) Big Data
3 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.67%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.67%) Redis
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.56%) Power BI
6 3 (3.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.33%) Data Lake
6 3 (3.33%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (3.33%) OLAP
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.33%) Star Schema
7 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.89%) Visual Studio Team System
3 20 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 20 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 16 (17.78%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.33%) git-flow
7 3 (3.33%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (3.33%) webpack
8 2 (2.22%) Bower
9 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.11%) WebSpeed
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Marketing
3 9 (10.00%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.22%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.11%) Electronics
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (26.67%) Developer
2 20 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 20 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 20 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 17 (18.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) Analyst
5 13 (14.44%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Agile .NET Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Agile C# Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Agile Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Architect
6 11 (12.22%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (12.22%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 11 (12.22%) Senior Agile Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.00%) .NET
2 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 25 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET
4 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (20.00%) HTML
6 17 (18.89%) CSS
6 17 (18.89%) REST
6 17 (18.89%) SOAP
6 17 (18.89%) WCF
7 16 (17.78%) OAuth
7 16 (17.78%) OpenID
8 14 (15.56%) JSON
9 7 (7.78%) React
10 6 (6.67%) SignalR
11 5 (5.56%) Web Services
11 5 (5.56%) YAML
12 3 (3.33%) Jest
13 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.11%) CMDB
3 1 (1.11%) PKI
3 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.11%) Social Media
3 1 (1.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 25 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (15.56%) Linux
5 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) DevOps
2 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (34.44%) MVC
4 27 (30.00%) Scrum
5 25 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 22 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 19 (21.11%) Unit Testing
9 18 (20.00%) Migration
9 18 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
10 17 (18.89%) Deployment Automation
10 17 (18.89%) TDD
11 16 (17.78%) Infrastructure Automation
11 16 (17.78%) Integration Testing
11 16 (17.78%) IT Strategy
11 16 (17.78%) SOLID
11 16 (17.78%) Strategic Roadmap
12 15 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.44%) C#
2 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.56%) SQL
4 12 (13.33%) Python
5 11 (12.22%) Ruby
6 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.22%) C
9 1 (1.11%) Java
9 1 (1.11%) OpenEdge ABL
9 1 (1.11%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) DBS Check
2 5 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) Degree
3 3 (3.33%) MCP
3 3 (3.33%) MCSA
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) GxP
System Software
1 28 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.78%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 5 (5.56%) DFS Replication
5 3 (3.33%) Docker
5 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (21.11%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.33%) Puppet
2 3 (3.33%) SCOM
2 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (3.33%) Terraform
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.22%) WSUS
4 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 49 (54.44%) Microsoft
2 25 (27.78%) VMware
3 13 (14.44%) Cisco
3 13 (14.44%) Citrix
4 9 (10.00%) Google
5 8 (8.89%) HP
6 5 (5.56%) Veeam
7 4 (4.44%) F5
7 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.44%) Symantec
8 3 (3.33%) Databricks
8 3 (3.33%) Spiceworks
9 2 (2.22%) Dell
9 2 (2.22%) IronPort
9 2 (2.22%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.11%) BMC
10 1 (1.11%) Progress
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.11%) webMethods