Period
to 29 September 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 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 78 79
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 +24
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 920 2,123 2,654
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.63% 3.87% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 6.92% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 803 1,741 2,189
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,574 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 12,145 30,689 38,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.16% 55.89% 57.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10,257 25,607 32,155
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -4 190 £57,500 -4.17% 42
South London +17 69 £57,500 +9.52% 7
West London +45 50 £55,000 -4.35% 15
East London +6 7 £40,000 -18.93% 5
North London +32 2 £53,750 +13.16%
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 557 (60.54%) Azure
2 506 (55.00%) Windows
3 427 (46.41%) Microsoft
4 382 (41.52%) Active Directory
5 332 (36.09%) DevOps
6 325 (35.33%) Python
7 314 (34.13%) Finance
8 308 (33.48%) AWS
9 304 (33.04%) Office 365
10 303 (32.93%) Windows Server
11 260 (28.26%) VMware
12 247 (26.85%) SQL
13 218 (23.70%) SQL Server
14 204 (22.17%) C#
15 192 (20.87%) Linux
16 189 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 171 (18.59%) SCCM
18 164 (17.83%) Ansible
19 163 (17.72%) .NET
20 158 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
21 157 (17.07%) Windows 10
22 156 (16.96%) Jenkins
23 147 (15.98%) Kubernetes
24 142 (15.43%) Terraform
25 140 (15.22%) DNS
26 139 (15.11%) Docker
27 130 (14.13%) Fintech
27 130 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
28 127 (13.80%) Cisco
29 123 (13.37%) Azure Active Directory

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 90 (9.78%) SharePoint
2 68 (7.39%) IIS
3 63 (6.85%) MS Exchange
4 30 (3.26%) Confluence
5 24 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (2.28%) Skype for Business
7 12 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.76%) Apache
9 7 (0.76%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.65%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.65%) CloudStack
11 5 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 54 (5.87%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.87%) Sentinel
2 7 (0.76%) Elite 3E
3 5 (0.54%) Salerio
4 4 (0.43%) FastStats
4 4 (0.43%) Unica
5 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.22%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 557 (60.54%) Azure
2 308 (33.48%) AWS
3 304 (33.04%) Office 365
4 123 (13.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 118 (12.83%) PaaS
6 105 (11.41%) IaaS
7 82 (8.91%) SaaS
8 63 (6.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 61 (6.63%) Serverless
10 47 (5.11%) Power Platform
11 42 (4.57%) GitHub
12 33 (3.59%) Amazon S3
13 31 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
14 30 (3.26%) GCP
14 30 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 27 (2.93%) Slack
16 25 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
16 25 (2.72%) OneDrive
17 23 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
18 20 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 140 (15.22%) DNS
2 99 (10.76%) Firewall
3 78 (8.48%) DHCP
4 64 (6.96%) TCP/IP
5 58 (6.30%) SAN
6 47 (5.11%) VPN
7 34 (3.70%) Skype
8 31 (3.37%) Network Security
8 31 (3.37%) Unified Communications
9 30 (3.26%) NetScaler
10 24 (2.61%) VoIP
10 24 (2.61%) Wireless
11 23 (2.50%) LAN
12 20 (2.17%) Internet
13 19 (2.07%) WAN
14 18 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (1.85%) VLAN
16 14 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
17 12 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.13%) Power BI
3 37 (4.02%) Azure SQL Database
4 29 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (2.72%) NoSQL
7 23 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 23 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (2.17%) MySQL
9 20 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (1.74%) Data Lake
11 15 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.63%) Redis
12 13 (1.41%) Big Data
12 13 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
13 12 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.87%) MongoDB
15 7 (0.76%) SAP HANA
16 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 156 (16.96%) Jenkins
2 90 (9.78%) Git (software)
3 68 (7.39%) TeamCity
4 54 (5.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 52 (5.65%) JIRA
6 42 (4.57%) Selenium
7 27 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (2.72%) GitLab
9 19 (2.07%) Cypress.io
10 18 (1.96%) Bitbucket
11 17 (1.85%) Visual Studio
12 15 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.30%) Subversion
14 8 (0.87%) NUnit
14 8 (0.87%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.76%) MSI
16 6 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
17 4 (0.43%) Cucumber
17 4 (0.43%) Eclipse
17 4 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 314 (34.13%) Finance
2 85 (9.24%) Banking
3 32 (3.48%) Law
4 21 (2.28%) Investment Banking
5 20 (2.17%) Legal
6 17 (1.85%) Front Office
7 13 (1.41%) Retail
8 11 (1.20%) Back Office
8 11 (1.20%) Games
8 11 (1.20%) Public Sector
9 10 (1.09%) Marketing
10 5 (0.54%) Advertising
10 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.54%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.43%) Local Government
12 3 (0.33%) Housing Association
12 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Military
13 1 (0.11%) Police
Job Titles
1 166 (18.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 112 (12.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 86 (9.35%) Azure Engineer
4 78 (8.48%) Developer
5 70 (7.61%) Analyst
6 55 (5.98%) Senior DevOps
7 54 (5.87%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 54 (5.87%) Support Engineer
8 50 (5.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 49 (5.33%) IT Engineer
10 46 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
11 42 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
12 39 (4.24%) PowerShell Engineer
13 38 (4.13%) Consultant
14 37 (4.02%) Administrator
15 35 (3.80%) Architect
15 35 (3.80%) AWS Engineer
16 34 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
17 32 (3.48%) AWS DevOps
18 31 (3.37%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (17.72%) .NET
2 75 (8.15%) Web Services
3 58 (6.30%) AngularJS
4 56 (6.09%) JSON
5 46 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 46 (5.00%) XML
6 44 (4.78%) .NET Core
7 43 (4.67%) REST
8 34 (3.70%) Node.js
9 30 (3.26%) ASP.NET
10 27 (2.93%) RESTful
11 25 (2.72%) React
12 20 (2.17%) LDAP
13 19 (2.07%) CSS
13 19 (2.07%) Playwright
13 19 (2.07%) Puppeteer
14 17 (1.85%) HTML
15 15 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (1.63%) Gherkin
15 15 (1.63%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 58 (6.30%) Public Cloud
3 49 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 44 (4.78%) Hedge funds
5 39 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (4.02%) User Experience
7 34 (3.70%) Cloud Native
8 25 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
9 17 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 16 (1.74%) Virtual Team
11 15 (1.63%) Clustering
11 15 (1.63%) Equities
12 13 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
14 11 (1.20%) Reinsurance
15 10 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
16 9 (0.98%) Fixed Income
17 8 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
18 7 (0.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 506 (55.00%) Windows
2 303 (32.93%) Windows Server
3 192 (20.87%) Linux
4 157 (17.07%) Windows 10
5 110 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 105 (11.41%) Windows Server 2016
7 67 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (5.65%) Windows 7
9 39 (4.24%) Unix
9 39 (4.24%) Windows Server 2019
10 30 (3.26%) CentOS
11 26 (2.83%) Ubuntu
12 20 (2.17%) Debian
13 15 (1.63%) VMS
14 13 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (1.09%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.87%) SUSE
16 8 (0.87%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.76%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (36.09%) DevOps
2 158 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (14.13%) Fintech
3 130 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 104 (11.30%) Migration
5 94 (10.22%) Configuration Management
6 93 (10.11%) Infrastructure as Code
7 91 (9.89%) ITIL
8 88 (9.57%) Task Automation
9 82 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
10 78 (8.48%) Test Automation
11 65 (7.07%) Computer Science
12 64 (6.96%) Problem-Solving
13 59 (6.41%) Information Security
14 56 (6.09%) Microservices
15 46 (5.00%) Technical Leadership
16 44 (4.78%) Line Management
17 43 (4.67%) Asset Management
18 42 (4.57%) Infrastructure Automation
19 41 (4.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 325 (35.33%) Python
2 247 (26.85%) SQL
3 204 (22.17%) C#
4 102 (11.09%) Bash Shell
5 64 (6.96%) Java
6 59 (6.41%) Ruby
7 53 (5.76%) T-SQL
8 44 (4.78%) JavaScript
9 37 (4.02%) Perl
10 35 (3.80%) Shell Script
11 31 (3.37%) VB.NET
12 27 (2.93%) VBScript
13 25 (2.72%) Go
14 16 (1.74%) VB
15 15 (1.63%) C++
16 13 (1.41%) C
16 13 (1.41%) R
17 12 (1.30%) VBA
18 11 (1.20%) Groovy
19 8 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 85 (9.24%) Degree
2 65 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (3.04%) CCNA
5 28 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 26 (2.83%) MCSA
7 25 (2.72%) CISSP
8 24 (2.61%) AWS Certification
9 23 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (2.17%) MCSE
11 18 (1.96%) CISM
12 16 (1.74%) CISA
13 13 (1.41%) MCITP
14 12 (1.30%) CRISC
15 11 (1.20%) MCP
16 9 (0.98%) Master's Degree
16 9 (0.98%) Security Cleared
17 8 (0.87%) SC Cleared
18 6 (0.65%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.80%) QA
2 32 (3.48%) SLA
3 20 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.30%) GDPR
5 9 (0.98%) NIST
6 8 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 382 (41.52%) Active Directory
2 189 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (15.11%) Docker
4 92 (10.00%) vSphere
5 86 (9.35%) Hyper-V
6 35 (3.80%) XenApp
7 30 (3.26%) XenDesktop
8 25 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (2.61%) Virtual Desktop
10 14 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.87%) Terminal Server
12 8 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.76%) DFS Replication
13 7 (0.76%) Firmware
14 4 (0.43%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.33%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 3 (0.33%) VirtualBox
16 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 171 (18.59%) SCCM
2 164 (17.83%) Ansible
3 147 (15.98%) Kubernetes
4 142 (15.43%) Terraform
5 118 (12.83%) Puppet
6 100 (10.87%) Microsoft Intune
7 98 (10.65%) Opscode Chef
8 39 (4.24%) SCOM
9 34 (3.70%) WSUS
10 22 (2.39%) Single Sign-On
11 21 (2.28%) SCVMM
12 20 (2.17%) Nagios
13 15 (1.63%) PowerCLI
14 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
15 11 (1.20%) Prometheus
15 11 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 9 (0.98%) Grafana
16 9 (0.98%) Packer
16 9 (0.98%) Rancher
16 9 (0.98%) vRealize
Vendors
1 427 (46.41%) Microsoft
2 260 (28.26%) VMware
3 127 (13.80%) Cisco
4 89 (9.67%) Citrix
5 83 (9.02%) HP
6 41 (4.46%) Oracle
7 32 (3.48%) Sophos
8 30 (3.26%) Red Hat
8 30 (3.26%) SolarWinds
9 28 (3.04%) Meraki
10 25 (2.72%) Google
11 21 (2.28%) NetApp
12 20 (2.17%) CheckPoint
13 17 (1.85%) Apple
13 17 (1.85%) IBM
14 16 (1.74%) Splunk
15 13 (1.41%) EMC
15 13 (1.41%) ServiceNow
16 12 (1.30%) Dell
16 12 (1.30%) Symantec