Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 83 89
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6 +17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 22 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.40% 2.13% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.09% 3.87% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 36
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -25.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,575 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +3.26%

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 538 723 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 58.80% 55.02% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 450 609 694
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,700 £26,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £58,375
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.03%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 - 7 £55,000 -
Maidstone -5 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Tunbridge Wells +8 2 £37,500 - 7
Dartford - 2 - - 2
Tonbridge -8 1 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Stansted - 1 £42,500 -
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Perl
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) Python
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) DevOps
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) PaaS
6 4 (18.18%) OWASP
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity

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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Release Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
3 3 (13.64%) React
3 3 (13.64%) WCF
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (9.09%) LINQ
4 2 (9.09%) Vue.js
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) OAuth
5 1 (4.55%) OpenID
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) OWASP
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) ISMS
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Perl
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (9.09%) GDPR
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) Nintex
3 1 (4.55%) VMware