Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 108 142
Rank change year-on-year +24 +34 +23
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2,597 2,144 1,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.65% 2.93% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 5.31% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,013 1,741 1,733
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 40,263 40,402 45,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.63% 55.21% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33,061 33,295 39,898
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in London

PowerShell
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in London.

Salary trend for PowerShell in London

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in London

PowerShell
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the London region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Central London +21 647 £58,500 +1.74% 58
South London +18 68 £52,500 +10.53% 10
West London -3 59 £50,000 +8.70% 37
East London +5 26 £61,250 -2.00% 11
North London +8 21 £60,000 +60.00% 3
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 1,581 (60.88%) Windows
2 1,079 (41.55%) Microsoft
3 945 (36.39%) Finance
4 880 (33.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 858 (33.04%) Active Directory
6 797 (30.69%) SQL
7 766 (29.50%) DevOps
8 755 (29.07%) SQL Server
9 743 (28.61%) VMware
10 738 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
11 695 (26.76%) Linux
12 684 (26.34%) Windows Server
13 584 (22.49%) C#
14 582 (22.41%) Python
15 564 (21.72%) .NET
16 549 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
17 485 (18.68%) Office 365
18 476 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 439 (16.90%) Puppet
20 428 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
21 407 (15.67%) DNS
22 406 (15.63%) Bash Shell
23 389 (14.98%) ITIL
24 359 (13.82%) JavaScript
25 353 (13.59%) Firewall
26 349 (13.44%) Citrix
27 342 (13.17%) TeamCity
28 332 (12.78%) SCCM
28 332 (12.78%) Jenkins
29 331 (12.75%) Opscode Chef

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 261 (10.05%) SharePoint
2 254 (9.78%) MS Exchange
3 215 (8.28%) IIS
4 131 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 118 (4.54%) Tomcat
6 117 (4.51%) Skype for Business
7 106 (4.08%) Apache
7 106 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 95 (3.66%) Confluence
9 81 (3.12%) Elasticsearch
10 79 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
11 65 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 57 (2.19%) CMS
13 47 (1.81%) JBoss
14 42 (1.62%) WebSphere
15 41 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
16 40 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
17 32 (1.23%) WebLogic
18 29 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 28 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 132 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 69 (2.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (0.31%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.077%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.50%) MetaTrader
3 7 (0.27%) Elite 3E
3 7 (0.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 6 (0.23%) Infor SunSystems
4 6 (0.23%) ReMetrica
5 5 (0.19%) Documaker
5 5 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (0.19%) Front Arena
5 5 (0.19%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.15%) Advent Geneva
6 4 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
6 4 (0.15%) Tradar
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.077%) Finacle
8 2 (0.077%) Maximo
8 2 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.077%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.039%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 880 (33.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 738 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
3 485 (18.68%) Office 365
4 174 (6.70%) IaaS
5 141 (5.43%) SaaS
6 138 (5.31%) PaaS
7 96 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 92 (3.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 92 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 72 (2.77%) GitHub
10 53 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
11 51 (1.96%) Serverless
12 50 (1.93%) Mimecast
13 36 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 33 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 32 (1.23%) Amazon S3
16 31 (1.19%) Slack
17 25 (0.96%) CloudBees
18 23 (0.89%) G Suite
19 22 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 407 (15.67%) DNS
2 353 (13.59%) Firewall
3 284 (10.94%) TCP/IP
4 281 (10.82%) DHCP
5 199 (7.66%) VPN
6 197 (7.59%) SAN
7 194 (7.47%) WAN
8 164 (6.31%) LAN
9 120 (4.62%) HTTP
10 114 (4.39%) Internet
11 105 (4.04%) Skype
12 84 (3.23%) NAS
13 78 (3.00%) Cisco IOS
14 73 (2.81%) VLAN
15 71 (2.73%) Network Security
16 63 (2.43%) MPLS
17 59 (2.27%) Intranet
18 57 (2.19%) NetScaler
19 52 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
19 52 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 755 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 167 (6.43%) MySQL
3 166 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 150 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 100 (3.85%) Big Data
5 100 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 97 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
7 92 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 85 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 83 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 74 (2.85%) NoSQL
11 66 (2.54%) MongoDB
12 64 (2.46%) Power BI
13 61 (2.35%) Hadoop
14 53 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
15 52 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
16 50 (1.93%) RDBMS
17 45 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
18 38 (1.46%) Redis
19 32 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 342 (13.17%) TeamCity
2 332 (12.78%) Jenkins
3 310 (11.94%) Git (software)
4 308 (11.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 201 (7.74%) JIRA
6 173 (6.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 151 (5.81%) Visual Studio
8 143 (5.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 113 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 111 (4.27%) MSBuild
11 84 (3.23%) Subversion
12 60 (2.31%) Selenium
13 52 (2.00%) NUnit
14 51 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
15 45 (1.73%) SpecFlow
16 43 (1.66%) GoCD
17 41 (1.58%) MSI
18 39 (1.50%) Cucumber
19 36 (1.39%) Maven
20 32 (1.23%) Travis CI
General
1 945 (36.39%) Finance
2 269 (10.36%) Banking
3 101 (3.89%) Investment Banking
4 76 (2.93%) Law
5 67 (2.58%) Front Office
6 65 (2.50%) Retail
7 48 (1.85%) Games
8 46 (1.77%) Legal
9 45 (1.73%) Marketing
10 44 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 38 (1.46%) Advertising
12 17 (0.65%) Back Office
13 15 (0.58%) Publishing
13 15 (0.58%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.35%) Billing
15 8 (0.31%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.27%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.23%) French Language
18 4 (0.15%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 444 (17.10%) Developer
2 268 (10.32%) Analyst
2 268 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 261 (10.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 188 (7.24%) Windows Engineer
5 186 (7.16%) Administrator
6 180 (6.93%) Architect
7 167 (6.43%) Support Engineer
8 148 (5.70%) .NET Developer
9 147 (5.66%) Support Analyst
10 143 (5.51%) Applications Support
11 139 (5.35%) C# Developer
12 138 (5.31%) Desktop Support
13 125 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
14 122 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
15 109 (4.20%) Consultant
16 103 (3.97%) PowerShell Engineer
17 89 (3.43%) Azure Engineer
17 89 (3.43%) DBA
18 88 (3.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 564 (21.72%) .NET
2 281 (10.82%) ASP.NET
3 242 (9.32%) Web Services
4 219 (8.43%) HTML
5 170 (6.55%) REST
6 137 (5.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 134 (5.16%) CSS
8 126 (4.85%) .NET Framework
9 121 (4.66%) AngularJS
9 121 (4.66%) XML
10 113 (4.35%) JSON
11 102 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 96 (3.70%) RESTful
13 80 (3.08%) jQuery
13 80 (3.08%) LDAP
13 80 (3.08%) Middleware
14 77 (2.96%) React
15 66 (2.54%) HTML5
16 65 (2.50%) WCF
17 64 (2.46%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 190 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (4.43%) Data Centre
3 113 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 109 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 108 (4.16%) Hedge funds
6 103 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 103 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
7 102 (3.93%) Fintech
8 70 (2.70%) Clustering
9 69 (2.66%) Blackberry
9 69 (2.66%) User Experience
10 65 (2.50%) Replication
11 63 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
12 50 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
12 50 (1.93%) PKI
13 47 (1.81%) Equities
14 44 (1.69%) Fixed Income
15 42 (1.62%) Robotics
16 40 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 32 (1.23%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1,581 (60.88%) Windows
2 695 (26.76%) Linux
3 684 (26.34%) Windows Server
4 293 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 288 (11.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 255 (9.82%) Windows 10
7 213 (8.20%) Windows 7
8 170 (6.55%) Unix
9 120 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 74 (2.85%) Android
11 64 (2.46%) CentOS
12 45 (1.73%) Ubuntu
13 40 (1.54%) Mac OS X
14 37 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (1.23%) VMS
16 30 (1.16%) Solaris
17 27 (1.04%) Windows 8
18 25 (0.96%) CoreOS
19 23 (0.89%) Apple iOS
19 23 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 766 (29.50%) DevOps
2 549 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
4 389 (14.98%) ITIL
5 316 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
6 263 (10.13%) Configuration Management
7 254 (9.78%) Migration
8 166 (6.39%) SDLC
9 164 (6.31%) MVC
10 155 (5.97%) Microservices
11 154 (5.93%) Software Engineering
12 153 (5.89%) Test Automation
13 151 (5.81%) Deployment Automation
14 137 (5.28%) Continuous Delivery
15 136 (5.24%) Open Source
16 133 (5.12%) Analytics
17 132 (5.08%) Task Automation
18 131 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
19 130 (5.01%) ETL
20 129 (4.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 797 (30.69%) SQL
2 584 (22.49%) C#
3 582 (22.41%) Python
4 406 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 359 (13.82%) JavaScript
6 319 (12.28%) Java
7 224 (8.63%) Perl
8 173 (6.66%) Ruby
9 148 (5.70%) T-SQL
10 119 (4.58%) VBScript
11 94 (3.62%) Shell Script
12 90 (3.47%) VB
13 80 (3.08%) C
13 80 (3.08%) PHP
14 46 (1.77%) Go
15 38 (1.46%) C++
16 33 (1.27%) TypeScript
17 29 (1.12%) VBA
18 25 (0.96%) Korn
19 23 (0.89%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 232 (8.93%) Degree
2 204 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 135 (5.20%) MCSE
4 76 (2.93%) MCSA
5 74 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (2.00%) MCITP
7 49 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
8 45 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
9 41 (1.58%) AWS Certification
10 40 (1.54%) CCNA
10 40 (1.54%) CCNP
11 39 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 38 (1.46%) CISSP
13 34 (1.31%) Security Cleared
14 30 (1.16%) CCIE
15 20 (0.77%) MCP
15 20 (0.77%) MCTS
15 20 (0.77%) SANS
16 17 (0.65%) GIAC
17 15 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (2.89%) SLA
2 71 (2.73%) QA
3 43 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 33 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.85%) GDPR
6 16 (0.62%) GCP
7 11 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.15%) EMIR
10 4 (0.15%) FATCA
10 4 (0.15%) MiFID
10 4 (0.15%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.039%) COBIT
11 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.039%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.039%) PMO
System Software
1 858 (33.04%) Active Directory
2 476 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 264 (10.17%) Docker
4 234 (9.01%) Hyper-V
5 119 (4.58%) XenApp
6 114 (4.39%) vSphere
7 96 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 88 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 81 (3.12%) XenDesktop
10 49 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
11 41 (1.58%) BitLocker
12 39 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
13 33 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
14 32 (1.23%) DFS Replication
15 31 (1.19%) VMware NSX
16 28 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
17 25 (0.96%) XenServer
18 13 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 12 (0.46%) Xen
20 11 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 439 (16.90%) Puppet
2 332 (12.78%) SCCM
3 331 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
4 299 (11.51%) Ansible
5 161 (6.20%) Terraform
6 123 (4.74%) Nagios
7 97 (3.74%) Kubernetes
8 69 (2.66%) SCOM
9 60 (2.31%) WSUS
10 51 (1.96%) AirWatch
11 46 (1.77%) Backup Exec
12 45 (1.73%) SCOrch
13 43 (1.66%) logstash
13 43 (1.66%) Perfmon
14 41 (1.58%) Kibana
15 40 (1.54%) Salt
16 39 (1.50%) Single Sign-On
17 35 (1.35%) Graphite
18 32 (1.23%) Automic
19 31 (1.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,079 (41.55%) Microsoft
2 743 (28.61%) VMware
3 349 (13.44%) Citrix
4 230 (8.86%) Cisco
5 143 (5.51%) Oracle
6 134 (5.16%) Google
7 124 (4.77%) Red Hat
8 109 (4.20%) Bloomberg
9 106 (4.08%) HP
10 104 (4.00%) NetApp
11 95 (3.66%) Reuters
12 90 (3.47%) ServiceNow
13 72 (2.77%) Splunk
14 67 (2.58%) EMC
15 58 (2.23%) Tableau
16 55 (2.12%) Ivanti
17 49 (1.89%) AppDynamics
18 47 (1.81%) CheckPoint
18 47 (1.81%) Symantec
18 47 (1.81%) Veeam