Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 90 119
Rank change year-on-year +13 +29 +71
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2,505 2,363 1,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.99% 3.37% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.99% 6.08% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,997 1,952 1,651
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,400 £39,025 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 35,838 38,873 38,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.15% 55.44% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29,999 32,495 33,306
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 +24 527 £55,000 -4.35% 117
West London +6 93 £56,250 +4.17% 35
South London +24 83 £55,000 - 7
East London +42 42 £60,000 +4.35% 21
North London +13 12 £55,000 +22.22% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 1,511 (60.32%) Windows
2 1,043 (41.64%) Microsoft
3 986 (39.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 945 (37.72%) SQL
5 929 (37.09%) Active Directory
6 836 (33.37%) Finance
7 789 (31.50%) Windows Server
8 721 (28.78%) SQL Server
9 687 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
10 669 (26.71%) DevOps
11 647 (25.83%) Python
12 619 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
13 614 (24.51%) Linux
14 556 (22.20%) VMware
15 513 (20.48%) .NET
16 484 (19.32%) ITIL
17 480 (19.16%) Office 365
18 475 (18.96%) C#
19 463 (18.48%) Ansible
20 445 (17.76%) Puppet
21 420 (16.77%) Firewall
22 413 (16.49%) Git (software)
23 412 (16.45%) DNS
24 399 (15.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 385 (15.37%) VMware Infrastructure
26 370 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
27 368 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
28 359 (14.33%) SCCM
29 347 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
30 346 (13.81%) TeamCity

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
1 272 (10.86%) MS Exchange
2 265 (10.58%) IIS
3 207 (8.26%) SharePoint
4 140 (5.59%) Tomcat
5 117 (4.67%) Apache
6 60 (2.40%) Confluence
7 44 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 39 (1.56%) Skype for Business
9 36 (1.44%) Apache Solr
10 34 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
11 32 (1.28%) WebSphere
12 31 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 27 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
14 25 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (1.00%) JBoss
15 18 (0.72%) nginx
16 17 (0.68%) Apache Spark
16 17 (0.68%) CMS
17 15 (0.60%) GlassFish
18 13 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 219 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.080%) SPSS
7 1 (0.040%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.040%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.040%) Revit
Business Applications
1 62 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.12%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.12%) Infor SunSystems
2 3 (0.12%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.12%) PlanetPress Connect
2 3 (0.12%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.080%) SunGard GMI
3 2 (0.080%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.040%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.040%) Endur
4 1 (0.040%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.040%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.040%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 986 (39.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 687 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
3 480 (19.16%) Office 365
4 193 (7.70%) SaaS
5 190 (7.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 187 (7.47%) PaaS
7 149 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
8 141 (5.63%) IaaS
9 105 (4.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 76 (3.03%) Serverless
11 55 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
12 49 (1.96%) GitHub
13 43 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
14 41 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
15 38 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 38 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
16 37 (1.48%) Amazon S3
17 36 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 35 (1.40%) Mimecast
19 33 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 420 (16.77%) Firewall
2 412 (16.45%) DNS
3 273 (10.90%) TCP/IP
4 193 (7.70%) DHCP
5 177 (7.07%) SAN
6 130 (5.19%) Internet
7 125 (4.99%) WAN
8 121 (4.83%) LAN
9 119 (4.75%) VLAN
10 110 (4.39%) VPN
11 87 (3.47%) SSL
12 74 (2.95%) Network Security
13 67 (2.67%) HTTP
14 59 (2.36%) Wireless
15 56 (2.24%) VoIP
16 55 (2.20%) iSCSI
17 54 (2.16%) Skype
18 52 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
19 41 (1.64%) Intranet
19 41 (1.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 721 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 156 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 137 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 104 (4.15%) NoSQL
6 102 (4.07%) MySQL
7 97 (3.87%) Relational Database
8 73 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 72 (2.87%) Power BI
10 71 (2.83%) Azure SQL Database
10 71 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 70 (2.79%) Big Data
11 70 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
12 69 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 61 (2.44%) MongoDB
14 48 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
15 42 (1.68%) RDBMS
16 41 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
17 40 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
17 40 (1.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 413 (16.49%) Git (software)
2 346 (13.81%) TeamCity
3 335 (13.37%) Jenkins
4 254 (10.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 194 (7.74%) JIRA
5 194 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 139 (5.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 88 (3.51%) SpecFlow
8 83 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 82 (3.27%) Subversion
10 74 (2.95%) Visual Studio
11 64 (2.55%) Vagrant
12 63 (2.51%) NUnit
13 61 (2.44%) MSBuild
13 61 (2.44%) Selenium
14 60 (2.40%) Cucumber
15 58 (2.32%) Maven
15 58 (2.32%) Travis CI
16 51 (2.04%) WinDbg
17 39 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 836 (33.37%) Finance
2 333 (13.29%) Banking
3 81 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 63 (2.51%) Legal
5 58 (2.32%) Law
6 44 (1.76%) Front Office
7 43 (1.72%) Games
8 42 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 41 (1.64%) Retail
10 29 (1.16%) Advertising
11 21 (0.84%) Publishing
12 20 (0.80%) Marketing
13 14 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.52%) Back Office
15 12 (0.48%) Billing
16 7 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.28%) Military
16 7 (0.28%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.20%) Electronics
17 5 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 327 (13.05%) Developer
2 312 (12.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 292 (11.66%) Analyst
4 261 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 203 (8.10%) Support Engineer
6 173 (6.91%) Applications Support
7 170 (6.79%) Support Analyst
8 157 (6.27%) Administrator
9 149 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
10 131 (5.23%) Consultant
11 130 (5.19%) Architect
12 126 (5.03%) AWS Engineer
13 120 (4.79%) .NET Developer
13 120 (4.79%) Systems Engineer
14 111 (4.43%) DBA
15 106 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
16 104 (4.15%) C# Developer
17 99 (3.95%) Azure Engineer
18 95 (3.79%) SQL DBA
19 94 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 513 (20.48%) .NET
2 185 (7.39%) Web Services
3 147 (5.87%) JSON
4 121 (4.83%) ASP.NET
5 117 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 103 (4.11%) REST
7 98 (3.91%) HTML
8 86 (3.43%) XML
9 82 (3.27%) CSS
10 77 (3.07%) Elastic Stack
11 71 (2.83%) Node.js
12 61 (2.44%) AngularJS
13 58 (2.32%) Gherkin
13 58 (2.32%) RESTful
14 57 (2.28%) .NET Framework
15 56 (2.24%) React
16 45 (1.80%) Software Packaging
17 44 (1.76%) jQuery
18 38 (1.52%) LDAP
19 34 (1.36%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 204 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 157 (6.27%) Self-Motivation
4 149 (5.95%) Hedge funds
5 96 (3.83%) Management Information System
6 93 (3.71%) Clustering
6 93 (3.71%) Fintech
7 79 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
8 76 (3.03%) Public Cloud
9 64 (2.55%) PKI
10 61 (2.44%) Replication
10 61 (2.44%) User Experience
11 41 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 40 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (1.56%) Fat Client
13 39 (1.56%) Thin Client
14 38 (1.52%) Blackberry
14 38 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
15 33 (1.32%) Algorithms
15 33 (1.32%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1,511 (60.32%) Windows
2 789 (31.50%) Windows Server
3 614 (24.51%) Linux
4 288 (11.50%) Windows 10
5 245 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 230 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 197 (7.86%) Windows 7
8 137 (5.47%) Unix
9 109 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 63 (2.51%) Ubuntu
11 53 (2.12%) CentOS
12 46 (1.84%) Android
13 34 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 29 (1.16%) Mac OS X
15 26 (1.04%) CoreOS
15 26 (1.04%) Mesosphere
16 23 (0.92%) Apple iOS
17 22 (0.88%) Fedora
17 22 (0.88%) VMS
18 19 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (26.71%) DevOps
2 619 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 484 (19.32%) ITIL
4 399 (15.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 368 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
6 347 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
7 281 (11.22%) Migration
8 270 (10.78%) Configuration Management
9 225 (8.98%) Test Automation
10 206 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 203 (8.10%) Cybersecurity
12 179 (7.15%) Scrum
13 178 (7.11%) TDD
14 167 (6.67%) High Availability
15 154 (6.15%) Open Source
16 151 (6.03%) Computer Science
17 142 (5.67%) Continuous Delivery
17 142 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
17 142 (5.67%) Task Automation
18 134 (5.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 945 (37.72%) SQL
2 647 (25.83%) Python
3 475 (18.96%) C#
4 333 (13.29%) Bash Shell
5 317 (12.65%) Java
6 274 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 196 (7.82%) T-SQL
8 172 (6.87%) Perl
9 151 (6.03%) VBScript
10 102 (4.07%) C++
11 99 (3.95%) Shell Script
12 94 (3.75%) C
12 94 (3.75%) Ruby
13 63 (2.51%) VB
14 53 (2.12%) Go
15 36 (1.44%) PHP
16 33 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 24 (0.96%) Korn
18 23 (0.92%) TypeScript
19 19 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 306 (12.22%) Degree
2 175 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 116 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 115 (4.59%) MCSE
5 62 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
6 59 (2.36%) MCSA
7 49 (1.96%) CISSP
8 39 (1.56%) CCNP
9 33 (1.32%) AWS Certification
10 31 (1.24%) GIAC
10 31 (1.24%) SANS
10 31 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (1.20%) CCNA
12 29 (1.16%) MCP
13 27 (1.08%) Security Cleared
14 26 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
15 25 (1.00%) CEH
16 18 (0.72%) GCIA
16 18 (0.72%) GCIH
16 18 (0.72%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (4.35%) QA
2 79 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 77 (3.07%) GDPR
4 67 (2.67%) SLA
5 58 (2.32%) Cyber Essentials
6 55 (2.20%) HIPAA
7 14 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.44%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.36%) SAS 70
10 5 (0.20%) PMO
11 4 (0.16%) FedRAMP
11 4 (0.16%) FINRA
12 2 (0.080%) COBIT
12 2 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.080%) EMIR
12 2 (0.080%) FATCA
12 2 (0.080%) FISMA
12 2 (0.080%) MiFID
13 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 929 (37.09%) Active Directory
2 385 (15.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 278 (11.10%) Docker
4 266 (10.62%) Hyper-V
5 120 (4.79%) XenApp
6 107 (4.27%) vSphere
7 99 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
8 59 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 57 (2.28%) XenDesktop
10 51 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
11 39 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
12 34 (1.36%) BitLocker
13 29 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
14 28 (1.12%) DFS Replication
15 26 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
16 24 (0.96%) VirtualBox
17 19 (0.76%) VMware NSX
18 17 (0.68%) Xen
19 15 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 12 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 463 (18.48%) Ansible
2 445 (17.76%) Puppet
3 370 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
4 359 (14.33%) SCCM
5 204 (8.14%) Terraform
6 167 (6.67%) SCOM
7 161 (6.43%) Kubernetes
8 116 (4.63%) Nagios
9 87 (3.47%) WSUS
10 52 (2.08%) Automic
11 51 (2.04%) Perfmon
12 47 (1.88%) Salt
13 45 (1.80%) SCOrch
14 43 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
14 43 (1.72%) Prometheus
15 41 (1.64%) vCenter Server
16 39 (1.56%) Backup Exec
17 30 (1.20%) IBM BigFix
17 30 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
18 29 (1.16%) Consul
Vendors
1 1,043 (41.64%) Microsoft
2 556 (22.20%) VMware
3 240 (9.58%) Citrix
4 225 (8.98%) Splunk
5 219 (8.74%) Cisco
6 159 (6.35%) Google
7 149 (5.95%) Oracle
8 110 (4.39%) HP
9 97 (3.87%) Red Hat
10 88 (3.51%) NetApp
11 79 (3.15%) EMC
12 67 (2.67%) ServiceNow
13 65 (2.59%) Atlassian
14 57 (2.28%) IBM
15 56 (2.24%) Bloomberg
15 56 (2.24%) CheckPoint
16 55 (2.20%) Symantec
17 53 (2.12%) Dell
18 52 (2.08%) Palo Alto
18 52 (2.08%) SAP