Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 76 92
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 +30
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2,030 2,516 2,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.00% 4.01% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 7.02% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,682 2,005 1,949
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £39,200
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 28,552 35,858 38,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.21% 57.20% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23,743 30,017 32,544
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
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 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +8 514 £60,000 +9.09% 111
South London +16 106 £57,500 +4.55% 14
West London +20 101 £52,500 -4.55% 41
East London -5 20 £45,000 -25.00% 24
North London -13 5 £47,500 -13.64% 4
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 1,178 (58.03%) Windows
2 1,024 (50.44%) Azure
3 918 (45.22%) Microsoft
4 742 (36.55%) Active Directory
5 671 (33.05%) DevOps
6 629 (30.99%) AWS
7 615 (30.30%) Windows Server
8 595 (29.31%) SQL
9 551 (27.14%) Finance
10 546 (26.90%) VMware
11 539 (26.55%) Office 365
12 526 (25.91%) Python
13 485 (23.89%) SQL Server
14 459 (22.61%) Linux
15 394 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
16 384 (18.92%) Bash Shell
17 374 (18.42%) ITIL
18 363 (17.88%) Ansible
19 356 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 351 (17.29%) .NET
21 343 (16.90%) C#
22 335 (16.50%) SCCM
23 326 (16.06%) Terraform
23 326 (16.06%) DNS
24 307 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 296 (14.58%) Docker
26 283 (13.94%) Citrix
27 260 (12.81%) Puppet
28 256 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
29 250 (12.32%) SharePoint

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
1 250 (12.32%) SharePoint
2 199 (9.80%) IIS
3 124 (6.11%) MS Exchange
4 42 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 42 (2.07%) Skype for Business
5 40 (1.97%) Apache
6 37 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 36 (1.77%) Confluence
8 33 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 30 (1.48%) nginx
10 21 (1.03%) JBoss
10 21 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 20 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
12 16 (0.79%) Drupal
12 16 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (0.69%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (0.59%) Apache TomEE
16 8 (0.39%) Apache Spark
17 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 152 (7.49%) Microsoft Office
2 68 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.15%) InDesign
7 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.099%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 2 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.049%) Maya
8 1 (0.049%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 19 (0.94%) Salerio
2 17 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.15%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (0.15%) iTrent
5 3 (0.15%) Relativity
6 2 (0.099%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.049%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,024 (50.44%) Azure
2 629 (30.99%) AWS
3 539 (26.55%) Office 365
4 154 (7.59%) PaaS
5 140 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 127 (6.26%) IaaS
7 113 (5.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 98 (4.83%) SaaS
9 86 (4.24%) GCP
9 86 (4.24%) Power Platform
10 62 (3.05%) Serverless
11 61 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
12 52 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
13 47 (2.32%) OneDrive
14 44 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 42 (2.07%) Amazon S3
16 34 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
17 33 (1.63%) Azure Data Factory
18 30 (1.48%) CloudBees
19 28 (1.38%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 326 (16.06%) DNS
2 228 (11.23%) Firewall
3 188 (9.26%) DHCP
4 175 (8.62%) TCP/IP
5 118 (5.81%) SAN
6 89 (4.38%) VPN
7 66 (3.25%) Skype
8 63 (3.10%) VoIP
9 60 (2.96%) LAN
10 51 (2.51%) WAN
11 46 (2.27%) VLAN
12 44 (2.17%) SSL
13 42 (2.07%) Internet
14 41 (2.02%) Wireless
15 40 (1.97%) NAS
16 36 (1.77%) HTTP
17 33 (1.63%) BGP
18 30 (1.48%) NetScaler
18 30 (1.48%) Network Security
19 27 (1.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 485 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 75 (3.69%) Power BI
3 66 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (3.10%) MySQL
5 58 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 57 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 45 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (1.92%) Cosmos DB
11 37 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
11 37 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 33 (1.63%) Big Data
13 32 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
14 31 (1.53%) NoSQL
15 30 (1.48%) Hadoop
16 25 (1.23%) Relational Database
17 23 (1.13%) Data Lake
18 19 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 182 (8.97%) Jenkins
2 147 (7.24%) Git (software)
3 135 (6.65%) TeamCity
4 108 (5.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 95 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 94 (4.63%) JIRA
7 78 (3.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 68 (3.35%) Visual Studio
9 41 (2.02%) SonarQube
10 37 (1.82%) Bitbucket
11 35 (1.72%) GitLab
12 33 (1.63%) MSI
13 32 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (1.58%) Maven
14 28 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
15 27 (1.33%) Ant
16 26 (1.28%) Subversion
17 25 (1.23%) Selenium
18 24 (1.18%) NUnit
19 23 (1.13%) Travis CI
General
1 551 (27.14%) Finance
2 126 (6.21%) Banking
3 61 (3.00%) Legal
4 58 (2.86%) Law
5 45 (2.22%) Front Office
6 41 (2.02%) Retail
7 39 (1.92%) Back Office
8 21 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.03%) Games
9 19 (0.94%) Billing
10 15 (0.74%) Advertising
10 15 (0.74%) Aerospace
11 11 (0.54%) Marketing
12 10 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.49%) Public Sector
12 10 (0.49%) Publishing
13 9 (0.44%) Retail Finance
13 9 (0.44%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.30%) Local Government
15 5 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 328 (16.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 250 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 223 (10.99%) Analyst
4 156 (7.68%) Developer
5 153 (7.54%) Azure Engineer
6 131 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 130 (6.40%) Support Engineer
8 124 (6.11%) Administrator
9 122 (6.01%) Consultant
10 103 (5.07%) Cloud Engineer
11 102 (5.02%) Architect
12 89 (4.38%) Support Analyst
13 87 (4.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 82 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
15 73 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
16 72 (3.55%) Windows Engineer
17 65 (3.20%) Team Leader
18 57 (2.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 57 (2.81%) Junior
18 57 (2.81%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (17.29%) .NET
2 96 (4.73%) Node.js
3 88 (4.33%) Elastic Stack
3 88 (4.33%) Web Services
4 76 (3.74%) ASP.NET
5 69 (3.40%) HTML
6 66 (3.25%) .NET Framework
6 66 (3.25%) CSS
6 66 (3.25%) LDAP
7 62 (3.05%) JSON
8 58 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 55 (2.71%) .NET Core
10 51 (2.51%) jQuery
11 48 (2.36%) REST
12 43 (2.12%) Entity Framework
13 40 (1.97%) React
14 31 (1.53%) LAMP
15 29 (1.43%) XML
16 27 (1.33%) AngularJS
17 23 (1.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 117 (5.76%) Data Centre
2 94 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
4 72 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 69 (3.40%) Public Cloud
6 66 (3.25%) Hedge funds
7 52 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
8 44 (2.17%) User Experience
9 39 (1.92%) Clustering
10 30 (1.48%) Replication
11 29 (1.43%) SWIFT
12 27 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
12 27 (1.33%) Smartphone
13 26 (1.28%) PlayStation
14 23 (1.13%) Blackberry
14 23 (1.13%) Derivative
14 23 (1.13%) Equities
15 22 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
16 20 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
17 18 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,178 (58.03%) Windows
2 615 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 459 (22.61%) Linux
4 240 (11.82%) Windows 10
5 148 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 132 (6.50%) Unix
7 125 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 117 (5.76%) Windows 7
9 39 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (1.33%) CentOS
10 27 (1.33%) Mac OS
11 21 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 20 (0.99%) Mesosphere
12 20 (0.99%) Ubuntu
13 19 (0.94%) Android
14 15 (0.74%) VMS
15 14 (0.69%) Windows 8
16 13 (0.64%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
18 9 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (33.05%) DevOps
2 394 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
3 374 (18.42%) ITIL
4 307 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 256 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
6 242 (11.92%) Migration
7 223 (10.99%) Configuration Management
8 219 (10.79%) Infrastructure as Code
9 161 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
10 154 (7.59%) Fintech
11 140 (6.90%) Analytics
12 116 (5.71%) Test Automation
13 108 (5.32%) SDLC
14 104 (5.12%) Mentoring
15 100 (4.93%) Project Management
16 92 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
17 88 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
18 82 (4.04%) Computer Science
19 77 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
20 76 (3.74%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 595 (29.31%) SQL
2 526 (25.91%) Python
3 384 (18.92%) Bash Shell
4 343 (16.90%) C#
5 198 (9.75%) Java
6 148 (7.29%) Ruby
7 131 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 114 (5.62%) T-SQL
9 105 (5.17%) VBScript
10 82 (4.04%) Perl
11 68 (3.35%) Shell Script
12 67 (3.30%) Go
13 51 (2.51%) C
14 48 (2.36%) C++
15 46 (2.27%) VBA
16 42 (2.07%) VB
17 28 (1.38%) PHP
18 22 (1.08%) R
19 18 (0.89%) PL/SQL
20 14 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 173 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 145 (7.14%) Degree
3 95 (4.68%) MCSE
4 70 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (3.10%) MCSA
6 61 (3.00%) CCNA
6 61 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 52 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (1.67%) CISSP
9 30 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (1.18%) CCNP
11 22 (1.08%) MCITP
12 19 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
13 18 (0.89%) AWS Certification
14 15 (0.74%) MCP
14 15 (0.74%) OSCP
14 15 (0.74%) SANS
15 14 (0.69%) Security Cleared
16 12 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 10 (0.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.36%) SLA
2 40 (1.97%) QA
3 33 (1.63%) GDPR
4 17 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.44%) NIST
7 9 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.15%) EMIR
9 3 (0.15%) MiFID
10 2 (0.099%) NCSC
11 1 (0.049%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.049%) PMO
System Software
1 742 (36.55%) Active Directory
2 356 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 296 (14.58%) Docker
4 237 (11.67%) Hyper-V
5 131 (6.45%) XenApp
6 114 (5.62%) vSphere
7 107 (5.27%) VMware ESXi
8 104 (5.12%) XenDesktop
9 42 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
10 32 (1.58%) VirtualBox
11 19 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
13 16 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
14 15 (0.74%) Terminal Server
15 13 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.44%) Firmware
17 7 (0.34%) BitLocker
17 7 (0.34%) Xen
18 6 (0.30%) NFS
19 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 363 (17.88%) Ansible
2 335 (16.50%) SCCM
3 326 (16.06%) Terraform
4 260 (12.81%) Puppet
5 227 (11.18%) Kubernetes
6 222 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
7 101 (4.98%) Microsoft Intune
8 75 (3.69%) SCOM
9 73 (3.60%) Grafana
10 58 (2.86%) Nagios
11 53 (2.61%) vCenter Server
12 43 (2.12%) Automic
13 39 (1.92%) Prometheus
14 33 (1.63%) Rancher
14 33 (1.63%) WSUS
15 26 (1.28%) PowerCLI
16 24 (1.18%) ZABBIX
17 23 (1.13%) Packer
18 22 (1.08%) Consul
18 22 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 918 (45.22%) Microsoft
2 546 (26.90%) VMware
3 283 (13.94%) Citrix
4 130 (6.40%) Splunk
5 128 (6.31%) Oracle
6 124 (6.11%) Cisco
7 103 (5.07%) ServiceNow
8 65 (3.20%) HP
9 61 (3.00%) Dell
10 47 (2.32%) Apple
10 47 (2.32%) Atlassian
11 43 (2.12%) Veeam
12 37 (1.82%) EMC
13 33 (1.63%) Google
14 32 (1.58%) NetApp
15 28 (1.38%) Dynatrace
15 28 (1.38%) Red Hat
16 27 (1.33%) LogicMonitor
17 26 (1.28%) AppDynamics
18 25 (1.23%) Tableau