Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 115 169
Rank change year-on-year +19 +54 +23
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2,304 1,938 1,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.28% 2.74% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.94% 5.01% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,895 1,690 1,465
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +4.97%

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 38,805 38,660 45,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.20% 54.57% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31,717 33,845 39,504
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 +18 479 £57,500 +4.55% 76
West London +43 126 £52,500 +23.53% 24
South London -10 32 £52,000 +13.66% 10
East London +3 30 £45,000 -18.18% 8
North London +14 14 £45,000 +37.45% 4
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 1,444 (62.67%) Windows
2 925 (40.15%) Finance
3 889 (38.59%) Microsoft
4 793 (34.42%) Windows Server
5 775 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 761 (33.03%) DevOps
7 750 (32.55%) Active Directory
8 728 (31.60%) SQL
9 660 (28.65%) VMware
10 602 (26.13%) .NET
11 585 (25.39%) SQL Server
12 577 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
13 564 (24.48%) Linux
14 519 (22.53%) C#
15 474 (20.57%) Amazon AWS
16 472 (20.49%) Banking
17 470 (20.40%) Office 365
18 427 (18.53%) Python
19 422 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
20 399 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
21 387 (16.80%) TeamCity
22 379 (16.45%) Configuration Management
23 372 (16.15%) IIS
24 339 (14.71%) Bash Shell
25 333 (14.45%) Puppet
26 324 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
27 323 (14.02%) Octopus Deploy
28 314 (13.63%) SCCM
29 305 (13.24%) Ansible
30 287 (12.46%) 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
1 372 (16.15%) IIS
2 287 (12.46%) SharePoint
3 204 (8.85%) MS Exchange
4 99 (4.30%) Tomcat
5 95 (4.12%) Apache
6 91 (3.95%) Confluence
7 76 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 71 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 64 (2.78%) Skype for Business
10 59 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 55 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
12 54 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 43 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
14 34 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
15 32 (1.39%) OpenStack
16 24 (1.04%) Umbraco
17 22 (0.95%) EPiServer
17 22 (0.95%) WebSphere
18 21 (0.91%) CMS
19 20 (0.87%) nginx
Applications
1 97 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.13%) Doxygen
3 3 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.087%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.087%) Maya
5 1 (0.043%) HipChat
5 1 (0.043%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 61 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.43%) MetaTrader
4 9 (0.39%) HFM
5 8 (0.35%) Endur
6 7 (0.30%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 6 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.13%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.087%) Bloomberg AIM
9 2 (0.087%) Eze OMS
9 2 (0.087%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.087%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 1 (0.043%) Maximo
10 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 775 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 474 (20.57%) Amazon AWS
3 470 (20.40%) Office 365
4 160 (6.94%) IaaS
5 97 (4.21%) PaaS
6 85 (3.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 81 (3.52%) SaaS
8 58 (2.52%) OneDrive
9 43 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
10 41 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
11 37 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
11 37 (1.61%) GitHub
12 29 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 27 (1.17%) Amazon S3
14 25 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 22 (0.95%) Serverless
16 19 (0.82%) CloudFront
17 18 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
18 17 (0.74%) Yammer
19 12 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 263 (11.41%) Firewall
2 247 (10.72%) DNS
3 195 (8.46%) DHCP
4 185 (8.03%) TCP/IP
5 182 (7.90%) SAN
6 129 (5.60%) WAN
7 107 (4.64%) VPN
8 99 (4.30%) LAN
9 79 (3.43%) VLAN
10 76 (3.30%) NAS
11 71 (3.08%) Internet
12 58 (2.52%) Skype
13 42 (1.82%) SSL
13 42 (1.82%) VoIP
14 40 (1.74%) Intranet
15 33 (1.43%) HTTP
16 31 (1.35%) Network Security
17 30 (1.30%) LDAP
18 28 (1.22%) WLAN
19 27 (1.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 585 (25.39%) SQL Server
2 130 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 124 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (4.17%) MySQL
5 95 (4.12%) NoSQL
6 94 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 86 (3.73%) MongoDB
7 86 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 57 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 45 (1.95%) SQL Server 2016
10 43 (1.87%) Relational Database
11 42 (1.82%) Hadoop
12 41 (1.78%) Big Data
13 40 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
14 32 (1.39%) Redis
15 31 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
16 27 (1.17%) Blockchain
17 26 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 387 (16.80%) TeamCity
2 323 (14.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 222 (9.64%) Git (software)
4 216 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 206 (8.94%) Visual Studio
6 199 (8.64%) Jenkins
7 196 (8.51%) JIRA
8 190 (8.25%) MSBuild
9 146 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 88 (3.82%) Hudson
11 80 (3.47%) Visual Studio Team System
12 79 (3.43%) MSI
13 71 (3.08%) Subversion
14 29 (1.26%) Maven
15 25 (1.09%) NuGet
16 22 (0.95%) InstallShield
17 21 (0.91%) Travis CI
18 19 (0.82%) Jasmine
19 18 (0.78%) Selenium
20 17 (0.74%) gulp
General
1 925 (40.15%) Finance
2 472 (20.49%) Banking
3 139 (6.03%) Investment Banking
4 78 (3.39%) Retail Banking
5 75 (3.26%) Law
6 49 (2.13%) Front Office
6 49 (2.13%) Retail
7 48 (2.08%) Legal
8 38 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 33 (1.43%) Advertising
10 29 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 23 (1.00%) Games
11 23 (1.00%) Publishing
12 22 (0.95%) Back Office
13 13 (0.56%) Marketing
14 12 (0.52%) Private Banking
15 11 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.30%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.26%) Local Government
17 6 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 346 (15.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 295 (12.80%) Developer
3 248 (10.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 218 (9.46%) Analyst
5 206 (8.94%) Windows Engineer
6 185 (8.03%) Administrator
7 151 (6.55%) Desktop Support
8 147 (6.38%) PowerShell Engineer
9 146 (6.34%) .NET Developer
10 136 (5.90%) Support Engineer
11 133 (5.77%) C# Developer
11 133 (5.77%) Desktop Engineer
12 125 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
13 123 (5.34%) Consultant
14 122 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
15 109 (4.73%) Architect
16 103 (4.47%) Support Analyst
17 102 (4.43%) Applications Support
18 97 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
19 94 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 602 (26.13%) .NET
2 238 (10.33%) ASP.NET
3 174 (7.55%) Web Services
4 167 (7.25%) HTML
5 148 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 139 (6.03%) REST
7 121 (5.25%) CSS
8 114 (4.95%) RESTful
9 90 (3.91%) XML
10 84 (3.65%) HATEOAS
11 83 (3.60%) Software Packaging
12 82 (3.56%) JSON
13 79 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 77 (3.34%) jQuery
15 66 (2.86%) AngularJS
16 59 (2.56%) .NET Framework
17 57 (2.47%) WCF
18 55 (2.39%) HTML5
18 55 (2.39%) Node.js
19 48 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 211 (9.16%) Data Centre
2 141 (6.12%) Hedge funds
3 123 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 120 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 111 (4.82%) Clustering
6 101 (4.38%) Fintech
7 97 (4.21%) Management Information System
8 92 (3.99%) Online Banking
9 83 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
10 69 (2.99%) Public Cloud
11 67 (2.91%) User Experience
12 53 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
13 43 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
14 42 (1.82%) Private Cloud
15 40 (1.74%) Credit Risk
16 36 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
17 35 (1.52%) Fat Client
17 35 (1.52%) Thin Client
18 32 (1.39%) Blackberry
18 32 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1,444 (62.67%) Windows
2 793 (34.42%) Windows Server
3 564 (24.48%) Linux
4 324 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 218 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 203 (8.81%) Unix
7 202 (8.77%) Windows 10
8 187 (8.12%) Windows 7
9 83 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 53 (2.30%) CentOS
12 39 (1.69%) Android
12 39 (1.69%) Ubuntu
13 38 (1.65%) Windows 8
14 26 (1.13%) Solaris
15 16 (0.69%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.65%) VMS
17 14 (0.61%) Apple iOS
18 13 (0.56%) Mac OS
19 12 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 761 (33.03%) DevOps
2 577 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
3 399 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
4 379 (16.45%) Configuration Management
5 274 (11.89%) ITIL
6 271 (11.76%) Migration
7 262 (11.37%) Scrum
8 221 (9.59%) Task Automation
9 171 (7.42%) Microservices
10 169 (7.34%) Asset Management
11 157 (6.81%) Software Engineering
12 139 (6.03%) Change Management
13 136 (5.90%) Analytics
13 136 (5.90%) Service Delivery
14 133 (5.77%) Open Source
15 132 (5.73%) Project Management
16 128 (5.56%) MVC
17 116 (5.03%) SOLID
17 116 (5.03%) Test Automation
18 115 (4.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 728 (31.60%) SQL
2 519 (22.53%) C#
3 427 (18.53%) Python
4 339 (14.71%) Bash Shell
5 261 (11.33%) JavaScript
6 201 (8.72%) Java
7 194 (8.42%) Perl
8 128 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 122 (5.30%) Ruby
10 110 (4.77%) Shell Script
11 88 (3.82%) VBScript
12 63 (2.73%) VB
13 53 (2.30%) PHP
14 50 (2.17%) C++
15 49 (2.13%) Korn
16 44 (1.91%) Bourne shell
17 36 (1.56%) VBA
18 35 (1.52%) C
19 19 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 15 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 197 (8.55%) Degree
2 176 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (5.34%) MCSE
4 64 (2.78%) MCSA
5 59 (2.56%) CISSP
6 47 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 42 (1.82%) GIAC
8 40 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
9 38 (1.65%) MCITP
10 37 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 34 (1.48%) CCNA
12 32 (1.39%) CISA
12 32 (1.39%) CISM
13 31 (1.35%) Security Cleared
14 27 (1.17%) MCP
15 23 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (0.78%) CCNP
17 13 (0.56%) DV Cleared
18 11 (0.48%) SC Cleared
19 9 (0.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (3.26%) QA
2 43 (1.87%) SLA
3 39 (1.69%) GDPR
4 23 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.87%) COBIT
7 13 (0.56%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.39%) GCP
9 7 (0.30%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.13%) PMO
10 3 (0.13%) SEPA
11 1 (0.043%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.043%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 750 (32.55%) Active Directory
2 422 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 171 (7.42%) Hyper-V
4 140 (6.08%) Docker
5 123 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
6 103 (4.47%) vSphere
6 103 (4.47%) XenApp
7 101 (4.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 65 (2.82%) XenDesktop
9 44 (1.91%) DFS Replication
10 36 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
11 33 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
12 26 (1.13%) XenServer
13 24 (1.04%) Xen
14 19 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
15 17 (0.74%) VMware NSX
15 17 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
16 11 (0.48%) BitLocker
16 11 (0.48%) Terminal Server
17 8 (0.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 333 (14.45%) Puppet
2 314 (13.63%) SCCM
3 305 (13.24%) Ansible
4 277 (12.02%) Opscode Chef
5 131 (5.69%) SCOM
6 105 (4.56%) Nagios
7 43 (1.87%) vCenter Server
8 40 (1.74%) SCOrch
9 38 (1.65%) Terraform
10 35 (1.52%) Kubernetes
11 33 (1.43%) vRealize
12 30 (1.30%) Backup Exec
13 29 (1.26%) WSUS
14 28 (1.22%) Icinga
15 26 (1.13%) Kibana
16 24 (1.04%) logstash
17 23 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
18 22 (0.95%) NetBackup
19 20 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
20 19 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 889 (38.59%) Microsoft
2 660 (28.65%) VMware
3 275 (11.94%) Citrix
4 194 (8.42%) Cisco
5 188 (8.16%) HP
6 127 (5.51%) Oracle
7 125 (5.43%) Splunk
8 89 (3.86%) NetApp
9 68 (2.95%) Red Hat
10 63 (2.73%) Dell
11 60 (2.60%) Bloomberg
12 57 (2.47%) EMC
12 57 (2.47%) Google
13 56 (2.43%) AppDynamics
14 55 (2.39%) Reuters
15 54 (2.34%) RedGate
16 52 (2.26%) Symantec
17 47 (2.04%) Ivanti
18 46 (2.00%) Atlassian
19 40 (1.74%) McAfee