Period
to 21 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 80 80 81
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1,918 918 2,048
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.77% 3.83% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 6.30% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 786 1,679
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +1.69%
75th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 29,921 14,571 29,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 58.89% 60.82% 56.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19,198 12,665 24,398
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 21 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -15 323 £70,000 - 123
West London -63 51 £46,500 -7.00% 35
South London 0 45 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East London -9 37 £37,500 -13.79% 31
North London -10 7 £32,500 -27.78% 1
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 1,217 (63.45%) Azure
2 878 (45.78%) Windows
3 837 (43.64%) DevOps
4 762 (39.73%) Microsoft
5 645 (33.63%) Python
6 589 (30.71%) Active Directory
7 562 (29.30%) AWS
8 521 (27.16%) SQL
9 505 (26.33%) Finance
10 498 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
11 497 (25.91%) Terraform
12 489 (25.50%) Microsoft 365
13 473 (24.66%) CI/CD
14 440 (22.94%) Linux
15 439 (22.89%) Bash
16 414 (21.58%) Social Skills
17 373 (19.45%) Kubernetes
18 364 (18.98%) Windows Server
19 351 (18.30%) VMware
20 349 (18.20%) SQL Server
21 316 (16.48%) C#
22 283 (14.75%) Docker
23 282 (14.70%) VMware Infrastructure
24 277 (14.44%) Infrastructure as Code
25 268 (13.97%) .NET
26 249 (12.98%) Ansible
27 245 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
27 245 (12.77%) ITIL
28 241 (12.57%) SCCM
29 234 (12.20%) PaaS

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
1 155 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 129 (6.73%) IIS
3 60 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 47 (2.45%) Apache
5 45 (2.35%) Confluence
6 44 (2.29%) nginx
7 38 (1.98%) Skype for Business
8 31 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
9 28 (1.46%) Apache Spark
10 25 (1.30%) Tomcat
11 24 (1.25%) Apache Airflow
12 21 (1.09%) WebSphere
13 18 (0.94%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.63%) CMS
15 12 (0.63%) JBoss
15 12 (0.63%) Traefik
16 9 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (0.36%) Jetty
18 5 (0.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 102 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.63%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.10%) Weka
Business Applications
1 49 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.99%) Sentinel
3 11 (0.57%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.16%) Primavera
5 2 (0.10%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 2 (0.10%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.10%) Unica
6 1 (0.052%) Actimize
6 1 (0.052%) Alphatax
6 1 (0.052%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.052%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.052%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.052%) Relativity
6 1 (0.052%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1,217 (63.45%) Azure
2 562 (29.30%) AWS
3 489 (25.50%) Microsoft 365
4 234 (12.20%) PaaS
5 220 (11.47%) SaaS
6 205 (10.69%) GCP
7 199 (10.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 188 (9.80%) IaaS
9 141 (7.35%) Serverless
10 140 (7.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 134 (6.99%) Power Platform
12 86 (4.48%) GitHub
13 72 (3.75%) Azure Data Factory
14 71 (3.70%) Azure Service Bus
15 70 (3.65%) Azure Monitor
15 70 (3.65%) OneDrive
16 58 (3.02%) Amazon S3
17 56 (2.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 55 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
19 52 (2.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 229 (11.94%) DNS
2 222 (11.57%) Firewall
3 183 (9.54%) DHCP
4 125 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 120 (6.26%) VPN
6 73 (3.81%) SAN
7 67 (3.49%) HTTP
8 50 (2.61%) LAN
8 50 (2.61%) WAN
9 39 (2.03%) Network Security
9 39 (2.03%) VoIP
10 38 (1.98%) Skype
11 33 (1.72%) BGP
12 31 (1.62%) VLAN
13 22 (1.15%) IPsec
13 22 (1.15%) NAS
14 21 (1.09%) Cisco IPT
14 21 (1.09%) Internet
15 20 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
16 19 (0.99%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 147 (7.66%) Big Data
3 133 (6.93%) MySQL
4 106 (5.53%) Data Lake
5 101 (5.27%) NoSQL
6 95 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 93 (4.85%) Power BI
8 86 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
9 81 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 74 (3.86%) Relational Database
11 72 (3.75%) Azure SQL Database
12 68 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
13 66 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 64 (3.34%) RDBMS
15 62 (3.23%) MongoDB
16 55 (2.87%) Redis
17 48 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
18 34 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 24 (1.25%) Oracle Database
20 20 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 208 (10.84%) TeamCity
2 201 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 187 (9.75%) Jenkins
4 179 (9.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 127 (6.62%) JIRA
6 63 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 54 (2.82%) GitLab
8 49 (2.55%) NUnit
9 35 (1.82%) Selenium
10 31 (1.62%) Visual Studio
11 30 (1.56%) CircleCI
11 30 (1.56%) SpecFlow
12 29 (1.51%) git-flow
12 29 (1.51%) Log4Net
13 27 (1.41%) Moq
14 26 (1.36%) Bitbucket
15 25 (1.30%) JMeter
15 25 (1.30%) Postman
16 21 (1.09%) Cypress.io
17 20 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 505 (26.33%) Finance
2 414 (21.58%) Social Skills
3 137 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 133 (6.93%) Banking
5 58 (3.02%) Retail
6 53 (2.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 48 (2.50%) Public Sector
8 47 (2.45%) Documentation Skills
9 46 (2.40%) Games
10 44 (2.29%) Marketing
11 34 (1.77%) Law
12 29 (1.51%) Organisational Skills
13 26 (1.36%) Advertising
14 24 (1.25%) Back Office
14 24 (1.25%) Legal
15 19 (0.99%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.94%) Presentation Skills
17 16 (0.83%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
19 14 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 323 (16.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 211 (11.00%) Architect
3 208 (10.84%) Azure Engineer
4 169 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 151 (7.87%) Developer
6 149 (7.77%) Analyst
7 136 (7.09%) Cloud Engineer
8 110 (5.74%) Support Engineer
9 102 (5.32%) Security Engineer
10 99 (5.16%) Senior DevOps
11 98 (5.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 91 (4.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 86 (4.48%) Data Engineer
14 77 (4.01%) Administrator
15 69 (3.60%) AWS Engineer
16 68 (3.55%) IT Engineer
17 64 (3.34%) Azure Architect
18 63 (3.28%) Support Analyst
19 62 (3.23%) .NET Developer
20 59 (3.08%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (13.97%) .NET
2 127 (6.62%) ARM Templates
3 97 (5.06%) React
4 93 (4.85%) JSON
5 85 (4.43%) ASP.NET
6 82 (4.28%) .NET Core
6 82 (4.28%) REST
7 79 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 75 (3.91%) HTML
9 73 (3.81%) Node.js
10 72 (3.75%) CSS
11 70 (3.65%) .NET Framework
12 65 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
13 62 (3.23%) AngularJS
14 60 (3.13%) Kafka
14 60 (3.13%) Web Services
15 59 (3.08%) Entity Framework
16 53 (2.76%) YAML
17 48 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 45 (2.35%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 122 (6.36%) Public Cloud
2 104 (5.42%) Cloud Native
3 77 (4.01%) User Experience
4 70 (3.65%) Clustering
5 69 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
6 50 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 47 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 44 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
9 40 (2.09%) Data Centre
10 34 (1.77%) Mobile App
11 33 (1.72%) Replication
12 29 (1.51%) Hedge funds
13 28 (1.46%) PKI
14 26 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
14 26 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
14 26 (1.36%) N-Tier
15 24 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
16 21 (1.09%) Algorithms
16 21 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
17 18 (0.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 878 (45.78%) Windows
2 440 (22.94%) Linux
3 364 (18.98%) Windows Server
4 171 (8.92%) Windows 10
5 132 (6.88%) Unix
6 119 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 119 (6.20%) Windows Server 2016
7 74 (3.86%) Windows Server 2019
8 58 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (2.45%) Mac OS X
10 44 (2.29%) Mac OS
11 35 (1.82%) Android
12 34 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (1.77%) VMS
13 33 (1.72%) Apple iOS
14 29 (1.51%) Windows 7
15 28 (1.46%) Ubuntu
16 24 (1.25%) CentOS
17 15 (0.78%) AIX
18 14 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (43.64%) DevOps
2 498 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
3 473 (24.66%) CI/CD
4 277 (14.44%) Infrastructure as Code
5 245 (12.77%) ITIL
5 245 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
6 218 (11.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 167 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
8 161 (8.39%) Migration
9 158 (8.24%) Cybersecurity
10 157 (8.19%) Analytics
11 152 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 151 (7.87%) Computer Science
13 143 (7.46%) Configuration Management
13 143 (7.46%) Mentoring
14 130 (6.78%) Test Automation
15 128 (6.67%) Scrum
16 116 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
17 114 (5.94%) Software Engineering
18 113 (5.89%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 645 (33.63%) Python
2 521 (27.16%) SQL
3 439 (22.89%) Bash
4 316 (16.48%) C#
5 229 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 160 (8.34%) Java
7 98 (5.11%) Go
8 79 (4.12%) Ruby
9 75 (3.91%) Perl
10 54 (2.82%) T-SQL
11 50 (2.61%) Shell Script
12 46 (2.40%) Groovy
13 41 (2.14%) PHP
13 41 (2.14%) VB
14 39 (2.03%) Scala
15 36 (1.88%) TypeScript
15 36 (1.88%) VBScript
16 23 (1.20%) PL/SQL
17 17 (0.89%) ES6
18 16 (0.83%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 214 (11.16%) Degree
2 95 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 65 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (2.40%) MCSE
6 41 (2.14%) CISSP
7 38 (1.98%) CCNA
8 31 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (1.56%) MCSA
10 28 (1.46%) Security Cleared
11 22 (1.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 18 (0.94%) SANS
13 16 (0.83%) SC Cleared
14 14 (0.73%) CCNP
14 14 (0.73%) CEH
14 14 (0.73%) GCIA
14 14 (0.73%) GCIH
15 13 (0.68%) GCFA
15 13 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.60%) SLA
2 65 (3.39%) QA
3 25 (1.30%) GDPR
4 22 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.68%) GRC
7 10 (0.52%) NIST
8 7 (0.36%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.16%) SOC 2
11 2 (0.10%) Accessibility
11 2 (0.10%) PMO
12 1 (0.052%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.052%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.052%) NCSC
12 1 (0.052%) NIST 800
System Software
1 589 (30.71%) Active Directory
2 283 (14.75%) Docker
3 282 (14.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 113 (5.89%) Hyper-V
5 72 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
6 66 (3.44%) vSphere
7 60 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 43 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
9 30 (1.56%) XenApp
10 29 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (0.73%) Terminal Services
12 11 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (0.52%) VMware NSX
13 10 (0.52%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.47%) Firmware
15 7 (0.36%) BitLocker
16 6 (0.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 5 (0.26%) NDS
17 5 (0.26%) NFS
17 5 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 497 (25.91%) Terraform
2 373 (19.45%) Kubernetes
3 249 (12.98%) Ansible
4 241 (12.57%) SCCM
5 164 (8.55%) Microsoft Intune
6 160 (8.34%) Opscode Chef
7 159 (8.29%) Puppet
8 84 (4.38%) Grafana
9 49 (2.55%) Prometheus
10 42 (2.19%) HAProxy
11 41 (2.14%) Nagios
12 38 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
13 37 (1.93%) SCOM
14 31 (1.62%) Opsgenie
15 26 (1.36%) Jamf Pro
16 25 (1.30%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 25 (1.30%) ZABBIX
17 24 (1.25%) MIIS
18 21 (1.09%) Kibana
19 19 (0.99%) logstash
Vendors
1 762 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 351 (18.30%) VMware
3 144 (7.51%) Citrix
4 115 (6.00%) Oracle
5 105 (5.47%) Cisco
6 98 (5.11%) Google
7 86 (4.48%) ServiceNow
8 78 (4.07%) Splunk
9 62 (3.23%) HP
10 60 (3.13%) Databricks
11 47 (2.45%) Red Hat
12 39 (2.03%) IBM
13 37 (1.93%) Apple
13 37 (1.93%) Okta
14 35 (1.82%) LogicMonitor
15 33 (1.72%) F5
15 33 (1.72%) Veeam
16 31 (1.62%) Bloomberg
17 29 (1.51%) EMC
18 28 (1.46%) Dell