Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 64 78
Rank change year-on-year -28 +14 -1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1,785 894 2,095
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.54% 4.56% 3.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 7.46% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 747 1,657
10th Percentile £39,100 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £94,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,998
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.85% -0.97%

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 30,709 11,979 30,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.83% 61.14% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18,981 10,324 25,643
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +5.00%

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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 -12 291 £72,500 +20.83% 124
West London -66 58 £50,000 -11.11% 24
South London -30 46 £57,500 - 10
East London +7 32 £42,500 +6.25% 30
North London -10 5 £27,500 -48.84% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 1,129 (63.25%) Azure
2 823 (46.11%) Windows
3 760 (42.58%) DevOps
4 659 (36.92%) Microsoft
5 594 (33.28%) Python
6 570 (31.93%) AWS
7 569 (31.88%) Active Directory
8 563 (31.54%) SQL
9 480 (26.89%) Microsoft 365
10 443 (24.82%) Terraform
11 437 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
12 435 (24.37%) Social Skills
13 424 (23.75%) Finance
14 391 (21.90%) Bash Shell
15 355 (19.89%) Windows Server
16 350 (19.61%) VMware
17 342 (19.16%) Linux
18 332 (18.60%) C#
19 326 (18.26%) SQL Server
20 324 (18.15%) Kubernetes
21 301 (16.86%) .NET
22 275 (15.41%) VMware Infrastructure
23 272 (15.24%) Problem-Solving
24 251 (14.06%) Azure Active Directory
25 249 (13.95%) Docker
26 242 (13.56%) PaaS
27 236 (13.22%) Infrastructure as Code
28 233 (13.05%) SaaS
29 225 (12.61%) Firewall
30 220 (12.32%) Git (software)

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
1 170 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 104 (5.83%) IIS
3 59 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 41 (2.30%) Confluence
5 39 (2.18%) Apache Spark
6 26 (1.46%) Apache
7 25 (1.40%) Skype for Business
8 24 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (0.90%) Apache Airflow
10 15 (0.84%) nginx
11 14 (0.78%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (0.62%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.45%) CMS
15 6 (0.34%) SAS
15 6 (0.34%) Traefik
16 5 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 133 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.22%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.056%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (0.90%) Sentinel
2 15 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.78%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 6 (0.34%) Unica
5 5 (0.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 4 (0.22%) FastStats
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.11%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 2 (0.11%) Relativity
8 2 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.056%) Actimize
9 1 (0.056%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.056%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 1,129 (63.25%) Azure
2 570 (31.93%) AWS
3 480 (26.89%) Microsoft 365
4 251 (14.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 242 (13.56%) PaaS
6 233 (13.05%) SaaS
7 216 (12.10%) IaaS
8 197 (11.04%) GCP
9 191 (10.70%) Serverless
10 188 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 154 (8.63%) Power Platform
12 89 (4.99%) AWS Lambda
13 79 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
14 73 (4.09%) Amazon S3
14 73 (4.09%) GitHub
15 61 (3.42%) OneDrive
16 54 (3.03%) Amazon EKS
17 53 (2.97%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 51 (2.86%) Azure Key Vault
18 51 (2.86%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 225 (12.61%) Firewall
2 208 (11.65%) DNS
3 152 (8.52%) TCP/IP
4 135 (7.56%) DHCP
5 129 (7.23%) VPN
6 79 (4.43%) HTTP
7 77 (4.31%) SAN
8 68 (3.81%) LAN
9 65 (3.64%) WAN
10 40 (2.24%) VoIP
11 38 (2.13%) Network Security
12 30 (1.68%) VLAN
13 27 (1.51%) SSL
14 24 (1.34%) Skype
15 21 (1.18%) FTP
15 21 (1.18%) Internet
15 21 (1.18%) NAS
16 20 (1.12%) BGP
17 18 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
18 16 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 137 (7.68%) MySQL
3 117 (6.55%) Power BI
4 107 (5.99%) NoSQL
5 95 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 87 (4.87%) Big Data
7 86 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 82 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 79 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
10 72 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
11 69 (3.87%) Relational Database
12 64 (3.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 64 (3.59%) Data Lake
13 57 (3.19%) Redis
14 53 (2.97%) MongoDB
15 50 (2.80%) RDBMS
16 46 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
17 39 (2.18%) Tableau
18 33 (1.85%) Amazon Aurora
19 32 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 220 (12.32%) Git (software)
2 173 (9.69%) Jenkins
3 166 (9.30%) TeamCity
4 143 (8.01%) Octopus Deploy
5 132 (7.39%) JIRA
6 84 (4.71%) GitLab
7 58 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 53 (2.97%) NUnit
9 52 (2.91%) Selenium
10 46 (2.58%) Log4Net
11 35 (1.96%) SpecFlow
12 32 (1.79%) Postman
13 30 (1.68%) Visual Studio
13 30 (1.68%) webpack
14 29 (1.62%) Cypress.io
15 25 (1.40%) Bitbucket
16 20 (1.12%) Moq
17 19 (1.06%) JMeter
18 17 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
19 16 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 435 (24.37%) Social Skills
2 424 (23.75%) Finance
3 120 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (5.55%) Banking
5 53 (2.97%) Public Sector
6 43 (2.41%) Marketing
7 35 (1.96%) Documentation Skills
8 31 (1.74%) Organisational Skills
9 30 (1.68%) Legal
10 27 (1.51%) Law
10 27 (1.51%) Telecoms
11 25 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 25 (1.40%) Retail
12 23 (1.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 19 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 19 (1.06%) Retail Banking
14 17 (0.95%) Presentation Skills
15 16 (0.90%) Back Office
16 15 (0.84%) Games
16 15 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 253 (14.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 204 (11.43%) Azure Engineer
3 177 (9.92%) Developer
4 166 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 164 (9.19%) Analyst
5 164 (9.19%) Architect
6 153 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 101 (5.66%) Support Engineer
8 79 (4.43%) .NET Developer
9 73 (4.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 73 (4.09%) Security Engineer
10 72 (4.03%) AWS Engineer
11 71 (3.98%) Systems Engineer
12 70 (3.92%) Senior DevOps
13 69 (3.87%) Administrator
14 66 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 64 (3.59%) Senior Developer
15 64 (3.59%) Support Analyst
16 61 (3.42%) Data Engineer
17 56 (3.14%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (16.86%) .NET
2 123 (6.89%) .NET Core
3 105 (5.88%) ARM Templates
4 101 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
5 99 (5.55%) React
5 99 (5.55%) REST
6 98 (5.49%) JSON
7 94 (5.27%) Node.js
8 89 (4.99%) CSS
9 86 (4.82%) AngularJS
10 76 (4.26%) Web Services
11 74 (4.15%) HTML
12 73 (4.09%) .NET Framework
13 64 (3.59%) ASP.NET
13 64 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
14 55 (3.08%) Entity Framework
14 55 (3.08%) YAML
15 50 (2.80%) Kafka
16 49 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 47 (2.63%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 117 (6.55%) Public Cloud
2 58 (3.25%) Cloud Native
3 48 (2.69%) Data Centre
3 48 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 48 (2.69%) User Experience
4 45 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
5 44 (2.46%) Hedge funds
6 43 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 39 (2.18%) Clustering
8 38 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
9 32 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
10 31 (1.74%) N-Tier
11 27 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
12 26 (1.46%) Replication
13 25 (1.40%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.06%) Algorithms
14 19 (1.06%) PKI
14 19 (1.06%) Private Cloud
15 18 (1.01%) EMC VNX
16 16 (0.90%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 823 (46.11%) Windows
2 355 (19.89%) Windows Server
3 342 (19.16%) Linux
4 154 (8.63%) Windows 10
5 95 (5.32%) Unix
6 89 (4.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 79 (4.43%) Windows Server 2016
8 51 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
9 40 (2.24%) Android
9 40 (2.24%) Apple iOS
10 37 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (1.85%) CentOS
11 33 (1.85%) Mac OS
12 29 (1.62%) Windows 7
13 24 (1.34%) Mac OS X
14 23 (1.29%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.90%) VMS
16 15 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (0.67%) AIX
18 11 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 760 (42.58%) DevOps
2 437 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (15.24%) Problem-Solving
4 236 (13.22%) Infrastructure as Code
5 213 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 201 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
6 201 (11.26%) ITIL
7 161 (9.02%) Configuration Management
8 155 (8.68%) Migration
9 150 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
10 149 (8.35%) Mentoring
11 142 (7.96%) Microservices
12 135 (7.56%) Scrum
13 117 (6.55%) Computer Science
14 115 (6.44%) Service Delivery
15 113 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 111 (6.22%) TDD
17 110 (6.16%) Deployment Automation
18 106 (5.94%) Analytics
19 104 (5.83%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 594 (33.28%) Python
2 563 (31.54%) SQL
3 391 (21.90%) Bash Shell
4 332 (18.60%) C#
5 188 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 105 (5.88%) Java
7 87 (4.87%) Ruby
8 82 (4.59%) T-SQL
9 69 (3.87%) Go
10 64 (3.59%) Perl
11 42 (2.35%) VB
12 36 (2.02%) PHP
13 33 (1.85%) R
14 32 (1.79%) VBScript
15 30 (1.68%) VBA
16 29 (1.62%) C++
17 26 (1.46%) VB.NET
18 23 (1.29%) TypeScript
19 22 (1.23%) C
20 15 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 204 (11.43%) Degree
2 70 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (2.52%) Security Cleared
5 43 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 41 (2.30%) CCNA
6 41 (2.30%) SC Cleared
7 35 (1.96%) MCSE
8 29 (1.62%) MCSA
9 23 (1.29%) CISSP
10 20 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (1.01%) CEH
12 16 (0.90%) MCP
13 13 (0.73%) AWS Certification
13 13 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
14 12 (0.67%) CCNP
14 12 (0.67%) MCITP
15 11 (0.62%) GCFA
15 11 (0.62%) GCIA
15 11 (0.62%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.26%) SLA
2 54 (3.03%) QA
3 30 (1.68%) Data Quality
4 26 (1.46%) GDPR
5 23 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.90%) GRC
7 12 (0.67%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.34%) NIST
9 5 (0.28%) PMO
10 3 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.17%) NCSC
11 1 (0.056%) Accessibility
11 1 (0.056%) COBIT
11 1 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.056%) SOC 2
System Software
1 569 (31.88%) Active Directory
2 275 (15.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 249 (13.95%) Docker
4 123 (6.89%) Hyper-V
5 65 (3.64%) vSphere
6 47 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 47 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
7 32 (1.79%) XenApp
8 23 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (1.06%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.50%) Snort
13 7 (0.39%) vCloud
14 6 (0.34%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.28%) BitLocker
15 5 (0.28%) Squid
15 5 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 4 (0.22%) KVM
16 4 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 443 (24.82%) Terraform
2 324 (18.15%) Kubernetes
3 209 (11.71%) Ansible
4 195 (10.92%) SCCM
5 177 (9.92%) Microsoft Intune
6 141 (7.90%) Puppet
7 127 (7.11%) Opscode Chef
8 88 (4.93%) Grafana
9 49 (2.75%) Opsgenie
10 37 (2.07%) Nagios
11 36 (2.02%) Prometheus
12 35 (1.96%) SCOM
13 32 (1.79%) Graylog
14 30 (1.68%) Graphite
15 23 (1.29%) HAProxy
15 23 (1.29%) Single Sign-On
16 19 (1.06%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 19 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
16 19 (1.06%) Kibana
17 18 (1.01%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 659 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 350 (19.61%) VMware
3 115 (6.44%) Citrix
4 107 (5.99%) Cisco
5 103 (5.77%) Google
6 85 (4.76%) Oracle
7 82 (4.59%) ServiceNow
8 58 (3.25%) HP
9 52 (2.91%) Palo Alto
10 51 (2.86%) Splunk
11 49 (2.75%) IBM
12 40 (2.24%) Bloomberg
13 36 (2.02%) Dell
13 36 (2.02%) Red Hat
13 36 (2.02%) Reuters
14 34 (1.90%) Databricks
15 33 (1.85%) SolarWinds
16 31 (1.74%) CommVault
17 28 (1.57%) EMC
17 28 (1.57%) NetApp