Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 72 115
Rank change year-on-year -15 +43 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 20 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.59% 3.43% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 6.52% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 51 38
Kent median annual salary £35,500 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.00% +38.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,800 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £42,975 £56,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 710 843 1,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 56.48% 52.62% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 614 706 1,056
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £58,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
Folkestone +12 7 - -
Sittingbourne +5 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Maidstone +25 2 £36,000 -31.43%
Chatham +8 2 £37,500 +11.11%
West Malling - 2 £35,000 -
Tonbridge -3 1 £72,500 +45.00%
PowerShell
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (45.00%) Microservices
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) IIS
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (35.00%) MVC
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Social Network
4 7 (35.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Core
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) VB
7 4 (20.00%) SDLC
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) VBScript
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.00%) LAN

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 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) npm
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (35.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (10.00%) Bower
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) NuGet
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Applications Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Senior Applications Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (5.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Social Network
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Microservices
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Expense Management
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) VBScript
4 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCDST
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Amdocs
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) BMC
3 2 (10.00%) Capita
3 2 (10.00%) Concur
3 2 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Perforce
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) EMC