Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 83 88
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5 +39
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1,552 2,138 2,524
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.26% 3.72% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.43% 6.59% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,348 1,770 1,989
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £39,400
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +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 20,881 32,424 38,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.26% 56.45% 56.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17,242 27,181 31,931
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,110 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in London

PowerShell
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in London.

Salary trend for PowerShell in London

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in London over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +22 393 £60,000 - 20
South London +28 83 £57,500 +21.05% 6
West London +18 63 £52,500 -8.70% 7
East London -18 13 £45,000 -28.00% 2
North London -8 3 £32,500 -36.59% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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.

1 850 (54.77%) Windows
2 814 (52.45%) Azure
3 646 (41.62%) Microsoft
4 571 (36.79%) Active Directory
5 472 (30.41%) Windows Server
6 466 (30.03%) Finance
7 464 (29.90%) DevOps
8 457 (29.45%) Python
9 447 (28.80%) SQL
10 445 (28.67%) AWS
11 438 (28.22%) Office 365
12 436 (28.09%) VMware
13 357 (23.00%) SQL Server
14 316 (20.36%) Linux
15 302 (19.46%) .NET
16 298 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
17 254 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
18 252 (16.24%) SCCM
19 249 (16.04%) C#
20 246 (15.85%) Bash Shell
21 242 (15.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 239 (15.40%) ITIL
23 232 (14.95%) Ansible
24 230 (14.82%) Terraform
25 211 (13.60%) Migration
26 209 (13.47%) DNS
27 205 (13.21%) Citrix
28 201 (12.95%) Docker
29 190 (12.24%) Firewall
30 189 (12.18%) Windows 10

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
1 160 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 122 (7.86%) IIS
3 110 (7.09%) MS Exchange
4 48 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (1.80%) Confluence
5 28 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 25 (1.61%) Apache
7 24 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 23 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (1.22%) nginx
10 15 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.84%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (0.58%) JBoss
13 9 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.45%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.45%) CloudStack
Applications
1 92 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.064%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.064%) InDesign
5 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.064%) Maya
5 1 (0.064%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 24 (1.55%) Salerio
2 9 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.26%) FastStats
4 4 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
4 4 (0.26%) iTrent
4 4 (0.26%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.26%) Unica
5 2 (0.13%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.13%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.13%) Relativity
5 2 (0.13%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.13%) Shopify
5 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.064%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 814 (52.45%) Azure
2 445 (28.67%) AWS
3 438 (28.22%) Office 365
4 133 (8.57%) PaaS
5 131 (8.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 124 (7.99%) IaaS
7 116 (7.47%) Power Platform
7 116 (7.47%) SaaS
8 88 (5.67%) Serverless
9 69 (4.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 58 (3.74%) GCP
11 45 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
12 39 (2.51%) Mimecast
13 35 (2.26%) GitHub
14 33 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
15 32 (2.06%) Azure Data Factory
15 32 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 29 (1.87%) Amazon S3
17 26 (1.68%) PowerApps
18 25 (1.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 209 (13.47%) DNS
2 190 (12.24%) Firewall
3 123 (7.93%) TCP/IP
4 112 (7.22%) DHCP
5 86 (5.54%) SAN
6 85 (5.48%) VPN
7 56 (3.61%) Network Security
8 40 (2.58%) LAN
8 40 (2.58%) Skype
9 37 (2.38%) VoIP
10 28 (1.80%) WAN
11 27 (1.74%) HTTP
12 26 (1.68%) NetScaler
12 26 (1.68%) SSL
13 25 (1.61%) BGP
14 24 (1.55%) Wireless
15 23 (1.48%) Internet
15 23 (1.48%) NAS
16 19 (1.22%) VLAN
17 18 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (6.12%) Power BI
3 54 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 46 (2.96%) Azure SQL Database
6 46 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (2.51%) Data Lake
8 37 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
10 28 (1.80%) Big Data
10 28 (1.80%) MySQL
11 27 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (1.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 20 (1.29%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
15 17 (1.10%) Cosmos DB
16 16 (1.03%) Redis
16 16 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 126 (8.12%) Git (software)
2 119 (7.67%) Jenkins
3 104 (6.70%) JIRA
4 71 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 71 (4.57%) TeamCity
5 43 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 43 (2.77%) Visual Studio
6 36 (2.32%) Bitbucket
7 28 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
8 23 (1.48%) Selenium
9 19 (1.22%) GitLab
10 15 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
11 14 (0.90%) SonarQube
12 13 (0.84%) NUnit
13 12 (0.77%) Gatling
14 11 (0.71%) MSI
14 11 (0.71%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.58%) Subversion
15 9 (0.58%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 466 (30.03%) Finance
2 103 (6.64%) Banking
3 63 (4.06%) Legal
4 62 (3.99%) Law
5 36 (2.32%) Games
6 25 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 25 (1.61%) Retail
7 19 (1.22%) Front Office
8 14 (0.90%) Back Office
8 14 (0.90%) Public Sector
9 12 (0.77%) Marketing
10 10 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.58%) Advertising
11 9 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.32%) Billing
13 5 (0.32%) Local Government
13 5 (0.32%) Retail Finance
13 5 (0.32%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 234 (15.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 196 (12.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 181 (11.66%) Analyst
4 137 (8.83%) Developer
5 102 (6.57%) Azure Engineer
6 94 (6.06%) Administrator
6 94 (6.06%) Applications Support
7 78 (5.03%) Support Analyst
7 78 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
8 75 (4.83%) Architect
9 73 (4.70%) IT Engineer
10 72 (4.64%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 72 (4.64%) Consultant
11 69 (4.45%) Support Engineer
12 68 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
13 57 (3.67%) Operations Engineer
14 54 (3.48%) PowerShell Engineer
15 52 (3.35%) Junior
16 51 (3.29%) Security Analyst
16 51 (3.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (19.46%) .NET
2 68 (4.38%) Web Services
3 60 (3.87%) .NET Framework
4 56 (3.61%) ASP.NET
4 56 (3.61%) JSON
4 56 (3.61%) Node.js
5 52 (3.35%) HTML
6 49 (3.16%) XML
7 46 (2.96%) .NET Core
7 46 (2.96%) REST
8 42 (2.71%) AngularJS
8 42 (2.71%) Elastic Stack
9 39 (2.51%) CSS
10 30 (1.93%) jQuery
11 29 (1.87%) Entity Framework
12 25 (1.61%) LDAP
12 25 (1.61%) SOAP
13 24 (1.55%) React
13 24 (1.55%) Regular Expression
13 24 (1.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 97 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (5.73%) Data Centre
3 73 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 71 (4.57%) Public Cloud
5 51 (3.29%) Hedge funds
6 42 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (2.51%) User Experience
8 35 (2.26%) Cloud Native
9 29 (1.87%) Equities
10 28 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
11 26 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
11 26 (1.68%) Derivative
11 26 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
12 25 (1.61%) SWIFT
13 22 (1.42%) Clustering
13 22 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
14 21 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (1.16%) Virtual Team
16 16 (1.03%) Blackberry
17 14 (0.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 850 (54.77%) Windows
2 472 (30.41%) Windows Server
3 316 (20.36%) Linux
4 189 (12.18%) Windows 10
5 119 (7.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 113 (7.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 101 (6.51%) Unix
8 99 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 80 (5.15%) Windows 7
10 49 (3.16%) Windows Server 2019
11 36 (2.32%) CentOS
12 35 (2.26%) Ubuntu
13 32 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (1.42%) Mac OS
15 13 (0.84%) Debian
15 13 (0.84%) VMS
16 11 (0.71%) Windows 8
17 10 (0.64%) Apple iOS
17 10 (0.64%) Solaris
18 9 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (29.90%) DevOps
2 254 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (15.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 239 (15.40%) ITIL
5 211 (13.60%) Migration
6 151 (9.73%) Infrastructure as Code
6 151 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
7 135 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 127 (8.18%) Configuration Management
9 126 (8.12%) Test Automation
10 117 (7.54%) Fintech
11 112 (7.22%) Information Security
12 102 (6.57%) Analytics
12 102 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
13 78 (5.03%) Computer Science
14 76 (4.90%) Cybersecurity
15 72 (4.64%) SIEM
16 69 (4.45%) Task Automation
17 65 (4.19%) Continuous Delivery
18 63 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 457 (29.45%) Python
2 447 (28.80%) SQL
3 249 (16.04%) C#
4 246 (15.85%) Bash Shell
5 102 (6.57%) T-SQL
6 83 (5.35%) Ruby
7 82 (5.28%) JavaScript
8 71 (4.57%) VBScript
9 69 (4.45%) Java
10 59 (3.80%) Shell Script
11 44 (2.84%) Perl
12 32 (2.06%) R
13 29 (1.87%) C
14 24 (1.55%) VBA
15 21 (1.35%) Go
15 21 (1.35%) VB.NET
16 19 (1.22%) C++
16 19 (1.22%) PHP
17 17 (1.10%) VB
18 12 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 123 (7.93%) Degree
2 120 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (4.32%) CISSP
4 57 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (3.29%) MCSA
6 50 (3.22%) CCNA
6 50 (3.22%) MCSE
7 49 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 45 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (1.80%) CISM
11 25 (1.61%) AWS Certification
11 25 (1.61%) CISA
12 19 (1.22%) Security Cleared
13 18 (1.16%) OSCP
14 17 (1.10%) MCITP
15 15 (0.97%) CEH
15 15 (0.97%) MCP
15 15 (0.97%) SANS
16 13 (0.84%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.71%) GDPR
2 36 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (2.32%) SLA
3 31 (2.00%) QA
4 17 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.97%) NIST
6 14 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.84%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.13%) PMO
10 1 (0.064%) COBIT
System Software
1 571 (36.79%) Active Directory
2 298 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 201 (12.95%) Docker
4 168 (10.82%) Hyper-V
5 95 (6.12%) XenApp
6 85 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
7 78 (5.03%) XenDesktop
8 67 (4.32%) vSphere
9 29 (1.87%) VirtualBox
10 26 (1.68%) Terminal Server
11 24 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
12 22 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
13 17 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
14 16 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
15 12 (0.77%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 12 (0.77%) Firmware
16 8 (0.52%) NFS
17 7 (0.45%) Samba
17 7 (0.45%) Xen
18 5 (0.32%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 252 (16.24%) SCCM
2 232 (14.95%) Ansible
3 230 (14.82%) Terraform
4 186 (11.98%) Kubernetes
5 141 (9.09%) Puppet
6 126 (8.12%) Opscode Chef
7 78 (5.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 78 (5.03%) SCOM
8 64 (4.12%) Nagios
9 42 (2.71%) vCenter Server
10 41 (2.64%) Grafana
11 24 (1.55%) PowerCLI
12 23 (1.48%) WSUS
13 20 (1.29%) SCVMM
14 19 (1.22%) vRealize
15 17 (1.10%) Kibana
16 16 (1.03%) Automic
16 16 (1.03%) Packer
17 15 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
18 14 (0.90%) Avamar
Vendors
1 646 (41.62%) Microsoft
2 436 (28.09%) VMware
3 205 (13.21%) Citrix
4 137 (8.83%) Cisco
5 112 (7.22%) Oracle
6 63 (4.06%) ServiceNow
7 57 (3.67%) Splunk
8 56 (3.61%) HP
9 47 (3.03%) Dell
10 46 (2.96%) EMC
11 40 (2.58%) Red Hat
12 27 (1.74%) Atlassian
13 25 (1.61%) CheckPoint
13 25 (1.61%) Google
14 22 (1.42%) LogicMonitor
15 21 (1.35%) NetApp
15 21 (1.35%) SolarWinds
16 20 (1.29%) Sophos
16 20 (1.29%) Veeam
17 19 (1.22%) Tableau