Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 100 125
Rank change year-on-year +25 +25 +40
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2,674 2,431 2,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.96% 3.28% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 5.95% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,174 1,956 1,741
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +2.80%
10th Percentile £37,750 £37,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 38,743 40,839 41,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.36% 55.08% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32,056 32,229 36,825
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +15 627 £55,000 - 97
South London +57 99 £57,500 +15.58% 16
West London -8 81 £52,500 +6.81% 41
East London -5 28 £53,750 -10.42% 12
North London +8 14 £55,000 +26.44% 5
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 1,644 (61.48%) Windows
2 1,102 (41.21%) Microsoft
3 1,031 (38.56%) Finance
4 927 (34.67%) Active Directory
5 922 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 921 (34.44%) SQL
7 853 (31.90%) SQL Server
8 789 (29.51%) Windows Server
9 727 (27.19%) Amazon AWS
10 702 (26.25%) Linux
11 685 (25.62%) DevOps
12 682 (25.50%) VMware
13 665 (24.87%) Python
14 597 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
15 581 (21.73%) .NET
16 578 (21.62%) Office 365
17 562 (21.02%) C#
18 520 (19.45%) ITIL
19 426 (15.93%) DNS
20 418 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
21 417 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
22 411 (15.37%) Puppet
23 408 (15.26%) Firewall
24 407 (15.22%) Bash Shell
25 388 (14.51%) SCCM
26 383 (14.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 382 (14.29%) TeamCity
28 377 (14.10%) Citrix
29 371 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
30 354 (13.24%) Ansible

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
1 315 (11.78%) MS Exchange
2 266 (9.95%) SharePoint
3 220 (8.23%) IIS
4 127 (4.75%) Tomcat
5 110 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 107 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 96 (3.59%) Apache
7 96 (3.59%) Confluence
8 91 (3.40%) Skype for Business
9 87 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
10 45 (1.68%) JBoss
11 42 (1.57%) CMS
11 42 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 38 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 35 (1.31%) WebSphere
14 28 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 26 (0.97%) OpenStack
16 25 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
17 22 (0.82%) GlassFish
18 16 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 186 (6.96%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.075%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 55 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.37%) Infor SunSystems
2 10 (0.37%) ReMetrica
3 9 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
3 9 (0.34%) thinkFolio
4 7 (0.26%) MetaTrader
5 6 (0.22%) Elite 3E
6 5 (0.19%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.15%) Bloomberg AIM
7 4 (0.15%) Relativity
7 4 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
8 3 (0.11%) Advent Geneva
8 3 (0.11%) Documaker
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.11%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.11%) PlanetPress Connect
8 3 (0.11%) Sage 50
8 3 (0.11%) Tradar
9 2 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.075%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 922 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 727 (27.19%) Amazon AWS
3 578 (21.62%) Office 365
4 151 (5.65%) SaaS
5 140 (5.24%) IaaS
6 137 (5.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 133 (4.97%) PaaS
8 95 (3.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 87 (3.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 71 (2.66%) GitHub
11 55 (2.06%) Serverless
12 45 (1.68%) Mimecast
13 41 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
14 35 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
15 31 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 30 (1.12%) Amazon S3
17 27 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 26 (0.97%) G Suite
19 25 (0.93%) CloudBees
19 25 (0.93%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 426 (15.93%) DNS
2 408 (15.26%) Firewall
3 319 (11.93%) TCP/IP
4 262 (9.80%) DHCP
5 203 (7.59%) SAN
6 163 (6.10%) Internet
7 160 (5.98%) VPN
8 149 (5.57%) WAN
9 138 (5.16%) LAN
10 102 (3.81%) Skype
11 94 (3.52%) HTTP
12 90 (3.37%) VLAN
13 80 (2.99%) SSL
14 72 (2.69%) Network Security
15 66 (2.47%) NAS
16 47 (1.76%) Wireless
17 41 (1.53%) SMTP
18 33 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
18 33 (1.23%) Intranet
18 33 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 853 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 203 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 171 (6.39%) MySQL
4 165 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 148 (5.53%) Big Data
6 131 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 115 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
8 114 (4.26%) Relational Database
9 94 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 89 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 80 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
12 72 (2.69%) NoSQL
12 72 (2.69%) RDBMS
13 67 (2.51%) Power BI
14 66 (2.47%) Hadoop
15 65 (2.43%) Oracle Database
16 54 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
17 49 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
18 46 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
19 43 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 382 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 336 (12.57%) Git (software)
3 333 (12.45%) Jenkins
4 291 (10.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 223 (8.34%) JIRA
6 136 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 109 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 108 (4.04%) Subversion
9 105 (3.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 103 (3.85%) MSBuild
11 91 (3.40%) Visual Studio
12 65 (2.43%) SpecFlow
13 61 (2.28%) Selenium
14 55 (2.06%) NUnit
15 53 (1.98%) Cucumber
16 52 (1.94%) Maven
17 49 (1.83%) WinDbg
18 48 (1.80%) MSI
19 37 (1.38%) Travis CI
19 37 (1.38%) Vagrant
General
1 1,031 (38.56%) Finance
2 345 (12.90%) Banking
3 126 (4.71%) Investment Banking
4 79 (2.95%) Front Office
5 77 (2.88%) Law
6 62 (2.32%) Retail
7 52 (1.94%) Legal
8 50 (1.87%) Games
9 44 (1.65%) Financial Institution
10 32 (1.20%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.08%) Marketing
12 25 (0.93%) Back Office
13 19 (0.71%) Advertising
14 12 (0.45%) Publishing
15 11 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
16 10 (0.37%) Private Banking
17 7 (0.26%) Military
17 7 (0.26%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.22%) Billing
18 6 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 413 (15.45%) Developer
2 354 (13.24%) Analyst
3 309 (11.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 250 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 216 (8.08%) Support Analyst
6 205 (7.67%) Administrator
7 188 (7.03%) Support Engineer
8 179 (6.69%) Applications Support
9 178 (6.66%) Windows Engineer
10 159 (5.95%) Desktop Support
11 138 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
12 137 (5.12%) Architect
13 130 (4.86%) DBA
14 120 (4.49%) Consultant
15 119 (4.45%) .NET Developer
15 119 (4.45%) AWS Engineer
16 115 (4.30%) Applications Support Analyst
17 108 (4.04%) C# Developer
18 107 (4.00%) SQL DBA
19 105 (3.93%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 581 (21.73%) .NET
2 250 (9.35%) Web Services
3 202 (7.55%) ASP.NET
4 178 (6.66%) HTML
5 138 (5.16%) JSON
6 128 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 123 (4.60%) XML
8 115 (4.30%) REST
9 114 (4.26%) .NET Framework
10 112 (4.19%) CSS
11 90 (3.37%) AngularJS
12 71 (2.66%) jQuery
13 61 (2.28%) Elastic Stack
14 58 (2.17%) LDAP
15 55 (2.06%) React
15 55 (2.06%) RESTful
16 54 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
16 54 (2.02%) Node.js
17 52 (1.94%) HTML5
18 51 (1.91%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 250 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (5.20%) Hedge funds
3 132 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 126 (4.71%) Fintech
5 121 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
6 120 (4.49%) Computer Science
7 108 (4.04%) Management Information System
8 90 (3.37%) Public Cloud
9 86 (3.22%) PKI
10 85 (3.18%) Clustering
11 84 (3.14%) User Experience
12 70 (2.62%) Replication
13 65 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
14 61 (2.28%) Fixed Income
15 59 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
16 56 (2.09%) Equities
17 55 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 54 (2.02%) Blackberry
19 53 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
20 47 (1.76%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1,644 (61.48%) Windows
2 789 (29.51%) Windows Server
3 702 (26.25%) Linux
4 283 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 271 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 269 (10.06%) Windows 10
7 222 (8.30%) Windows 7
8 168 (6.28%) Unix
9 142 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 60 (2.24%) CentOS
11 57 (2.13%) Android
12 51 (1.91%) Mac OS X
13 39 (1.46%) Ubuntu
14 38 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 29 (1.08%) Windows 8
16 25 (0.93%) CoreOS
17 24 (0.90%) Apple iOS
18 15 (0.56%) VMS
18 15 (0.56%) Windows XP
19 14 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (25.62%) DevOps
2 597 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
3 520 (19.45%) ITIL
4 417 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
5 383 (14.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 371 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
7 289 (10.81%) Migration
8 216 (8.08%) Configuration Management
9 203 (7.59%) Test Automation
10 185 (6.92%) Scrum
11 177 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
12 160 (5.98%) SDLC
13 158 (5.91%) High Availability
14 154 (5.76%) Continuous Delivery
15 151 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 150 (5.61%) Task Automation
17 149 (5.57%) Information Security
18 148 (5.53%) Open Source
19 139 (5.20%) MVC
20 136 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 921 (34.44%) SQL
2 665 (24.87%) Python
3 562 (21.02%) C#
4 407 (15.22%) Bash Shell
5 348 (13.01%) Java
6 342 (12.79%) JavaScript
7 231 (8.64%) T-SQL
8 217 (8.12%) Perl
9 151 (5.65%) VBScript
10 110 (4.11%) Ruby
11 108 (4.04%) Shell Script
12 101 (3.78%) C
13 95 (3.55%) C++
14 87 (3.25%) VB
15 61 (2.28%) PHP
16 57 (2.13%) Go
17 44 (1.65%) Korn
18 35 (1.31%) BeanShell
19 32 (1.20%) Bourne shell
19 32 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 252 (9.42%) Degree
2 217 (8.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 143 (5.35%) MCSE
4 81 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 76 (2.84%) MCSA
6 66 (2.47%) CISSP
7 53 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 48 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 45 (1.68%) MCITP
10 44 (1.65%) GIAC
11 38 (1.42%) AWS Certification
12 36 (1.35%) CCNA
13 31 (1.16%) MCP
14 30 (1.12%) Security Cleared
15 29 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (0.86%) SANS
17 19 (0.71%) CCNP
18 16 (0.60%) MCTS
19 15 (0.56%) CEH
19 15 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (3.29%) QA
2 78 (2.92%) SLA
3 44 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.12%) GDPR
5 25 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 19 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.60%) SAS 70
8 15 (0.56%) Data Quality
9 14 (0.52%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.15%) EMIR
10 4 (0.15%) FATCA
10 4 (0.15%) MiFID
11 2 (0.075%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.037%) COBIT
12 1 (0.037%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.037%) PMO
System Software
1 927 (34.67%) Active Directory
2 418 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 290 (10.85%) Hyper-V
4 289 (10.81%) Docker
5 122 (4.56%) XenApp
6 109 (4.08%) vSphere
7 105 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
8 78 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 76 (2.84%) XenDesktop
10 68 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
11 43 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
12 36 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
13 35 (1.31%) BitLocker
14 23 (0.86%) Xen
15 22 (0.82%) VMware NSX
16 21 (0.79%) XenServer
17 20 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 20 (0.75%) VirtualBox
18 19 (0.71%) DFS Replication
19 15 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 411 (15.37%) Puppet
2 388 (14.51%) SCCM
3 354 (13.24%) Ansible
4 348 (13.01%) Opscode Chef
5 170 (6.36%) Terraform
6 143 (5.35%) SCOM
7 135 (5.05%) Kubernetes
8 123 (4.60%) Nagios
9 85 (3.18%) WSUS
10 60 (2.24%) Salt
11 52 (1.94%) Perfmon
12 45 (1.68%) SCOrch
13 41 (1.53%) Backup Exec
14 38 (1.42%) Kibana
15 37 (1.38%) Automic
15 37 (1.38%) vRealize
16 36 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
17 34 (1.27%) logstash
18 32 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
19 31 (1.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1,102 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 682 (25.50%) VMware
3 377 (14.10%) Citrix
4 177 (6.62%) Cisco
5 175 (6.54%) Oracle
6 149 (5.57%) Splunk
7 136 (5.09%) Google
8 135 (5.05%) Red Hat
9 117 (4.38%) Bloomberg
10 93 (3.48%) ServiceNow
11 92 (3.44%) HP
12 84 (3.14%) Reuters
13 76 (2.84%) EMC
14 71 (2.66%) NetApp
15 63 (2.36%) Ivanti
16 52 (1.94%) AppDynamics
17 51 (1.91%) Symantec
18 50 (1.87%) Atlassian
19 46 (1.72%) Veeam
20 45 (1.68%) Tableau