Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 68 100
Rank change year-on-year -9 +32 +16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2,100 2,740 2,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.95% 4.13% 3.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.01% 7.22% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,699 2,197 1,960
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,750
% change year-on-year +1.94% +1.48% +6.84%

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 29,978 37,957 40,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.34% 57.15% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25,007 31,770 32,648
London median annual salary £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.31% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +3 533 £60,000 +9.09% 124
South London +5 122 £55,000 -4.35% 13
West London +26 105 £55,000 - 31
East London +17 32 £49,341 -1.32% 18
North London -8 5 £47,500 -13.64% 3
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 1,215 (57.86%) Windows
2 1,032 (49.14%) Azure
3 952 (45.33%) Microsoft
4 776 (36.95%) DevOps
5 739 (35.19%) Active Directory
6 696 (33.14%) AWS
7 633 (30.14%) SQL
8 606 (28.86%) Windows Server
9 589 (28.05%) Finance
10 559 (26.62%) Python
11 524 (24.95%) Office 365
12 523 (24.90%) Linux
13 521 (24.81%) SQL Server
14 503 (23.95%) VMware
15 442 (21.05%) Ansible
16 434 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
17 401 (19.10%) Bash Shell
18 371 (17.67%) ITIL
19 358 (17.05%) C#
20 357 (17.00%) Terraform
21 355 (16.90%) .NET
22 342 (16.29%) Docker
23 337 (16.05%) DNS
24 320 (15.24%) Puppet
25 317 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
26 304 (14.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 300 (14.29%) SCCM
28 292 (13.90%) Problem-Solving
29 284 (13.52%) SharePoint
29 284 (13.52%) Configuration Management

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
1 284 (13.52%) SharePoint
2 227 (10.81%) IIS
3 113 (5.38%) MS Exchange
4 54 (2.57%) Apache
5 52 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 51 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
7 46 (2.19%) Confluence
8 45 (2.14%) Skype for Business
9 34 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 32 (1.52%) nginx
11 31 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 24 (1.14%) WebSphere
14 23 (1.10%) CMS
15 22 (1.05%) JBoss
16 16 (0.76%) Drupal
17 15 (0.71%) Apache TomEE
18 13 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
19 10 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
20 7 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 159 (7.57%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.14%) InDesign
8 2 (0.095%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 2 (0.095%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.048%) Maya
9 1 (0.048%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 28 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.57%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.29%) Salerio
4 5 (0.24%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.095%) Relativity
6 2 (0.095%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.048%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.048%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1,032 (49.14%) Azure
2 696 (33.14%) AWS
3 524 (24.95%) Office 365
4 161 (7.67%) PaaS
5 136 (6.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 133 (6.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 128 (6.10%) IaaS
8 120 (5.71%) GCP
9 110 (5.24%) SaaS
10 71 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
10 71 (3.38%) Power Platform
11 59 (2.81%) OneDrive
12 51 (2.43%) Serverless
13 48 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 43 (2.05%) Amazon S3
15 40 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
16 37 (1.76%) CloudBees
17 36 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
18 34 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
19 33 (1.57%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 337 (16.05%) DNS
2 215 (10.24%) DHCP
3 207 (9.86%) Firewall
4 161 (7.67%) TCP/IP
5 107 (5.10%) SAN
6 77 (3.67%) Skype
7 69 (3.29%) VPN
8 59 (2.81%) VoIP
9 57 (2.71%) LAN
10 52 (2.48%) WAN
11 48 (2.29%) Internet
12 44 (2.10%) VLAN
13 42 (2.00%) Wireless
14 39 (1.86%) SSL
15 38 (1.81%) NAS
16 36 (1.71%) HTTP
17 30 (1.43%) BGP
18 27 (1.29%) SMTP
19 24 (1.14%) NetScaler
20 20 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 98 (4.67%) MySQL
3 90 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
4 78 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 71 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 67 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 57 (2.71%) Power BI
8 52 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 49 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
10 49 (2.33%) Relational Database
11 46 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 45 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
14 41 (1.95%) Cosmos DB
15 40 (1.90%) NoSQL
16 27 (1.29%) RDBMS
17 26 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
18 23 (1.10%) MongoDB
19 22 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 266 (12.67%) Jenkins
2 194 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 169 (8.05%) TeamCity
4 142 (6.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 130 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 103 (4.90%) JIRA
7 93 (4.43%) Visual Studio Team System
8 80 (3.81%) Visual Studio
9 55 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 52 (2.48%) Subversion
11 49 (2.33%) GitLab
12 46 (2.19%) Bitbucket
13 44 (2.10%) SonarQube
14 43 (2.05%) Maven
15 42 (2.00%) Travis CI
16 38 (1.81%) Selenium
17 35 (1.67%) JUnit
18 34 (1.62%) Cucumber
18 34 (1.62%) NUnit
19 31 (1.48%) Ant
General
1 589 (28.05%) Finance
2 136 (6.48%) Banking
3 47 (2.24%) Law
4 46 (2.19%) Legal
5 40 (1.90%) Back Office
6 39 (1.86%) Front Office
7 37 (1.76%) Retail
8 27 (1.29%) Aerospace
9 25 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.10%) Games
11 16 (0.76%) Advertising
11 16 (0.76%) Billing
12 15 (0.71%) Telecoms
13 14 (0.67%) Marketing
14 9 (0.43%) Public Sector
15 8 (0.38%) Publishing
16 5 (0.24%) Automotive
16 5 (0.24%) Retail Finance
17 4 (0.19%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 383 (18.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 242 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 226 (10.76%) Analyst
4 177 (8.43%) Developer
5 149 (7.10%) Azure Engineer
6 144 (6.86%) Support Engineer
7 134 (6.38%) Consultant
8 114 (5.43%) Administrator
9 108 (5.14%) Cloud Engineer
10 106 (5.05%) Applications Support
11 92 (4.38%) Architect
12 87 (4.14%) Support Analyst
13 82 (3.90%) Windows Engineer
14 81 (3.86%) Azure DevOps
15 80 (3.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
16 79 (3.76%) Senior DevOps
17 77 (3.67%) AWS Engineer
18 70 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
19 67 (3.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 64 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (16.90%) .NET
2 114 (5.43%) Web Services
3 104 (4.95%) HTML
4 100 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
5 98 (4.67%) ASP.NET
5 98 (4.67%) Node.js
6 96 (4.57%) JSON
7 85 (4.05%) .NET Framework
8 82 (3.90%) CSS
9 76 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 69 (3.29%) LDAP
11 64 (3.05%) REST
12 52 (2.48%) jQuery
13 48 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (2.24%) .NET Core
15 45 (2.14%) Entity Framework
16 42 (2.00%) XML
17 41 (1.95%) React
18 31 (1.48%) LAMP
19 30 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 119 (5.67%) Data Centre
2 93 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
3 90 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 75 (3.57%) Hedge funds
6 60 (2.86%) Public Cloud
7 53 (2.52%) Clustering
8 52 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
8 52 (2.48%) Replication
9 50 (2.38%) User Experience
10 36 (1.71%) PlayStation
11 26 (1.24%) Data Structures
11 26 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
11 26 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
11 26 (1.24%) N-Tier
11 26 (1.24%) PKI
12 24 (1.14%) Mobile App
13 22 (1.05%) Virtual Team
14 21 (1.00%) Blackberry
15 20 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1,215 (57.86%) Windows
2 606 (28.86%) Windows Server
3 523 (24.90%) Linux
4 250 (11.90%) Windows 10
5 156 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 142 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 130 (6.19%) Unix
8 129 (6.14%) Windows 7
9 45 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (1.67%) CentOS
11 30 (1.43%) Mesosphere
12 25 (1.19%) Android
13 23 (1.10%) Apple iOS
14 21 (1.00%) Mac OS
14 21 (1.00%) VMS
15 20 (0.95%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.67%) Windows 8
17 12 (0.57%) CoreOS
17 12 (0.57%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (36.95%) DevOps
2 434 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
3 371 (17.67%) ITIL
4 304 (14.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 292 (13.90%) Problem-Solving
6 284 (13.52%) Configuration Management
7 242 (11.52%) Migration
8 235 (11.19%) Infrastructure as Code
9 207 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
10 155 (7.38%) Fintech
11 143 (6.81%) Test Automation
12 128 (6.10%) Analytics
13 123 (5.86%) SDLC
14 117 (5.57%) MVC
15 110 (5.24%) Mentoring
16 105 (5.00%) Computer Science
17 100 (4.76%) Scrum
18 97 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 96 (4.57%) Project Management
19 96 (4.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 633 (30.14%) SQL
2 559 (26.62%) Python
3 401 (19.10%) Bash Shell
4 358 (17.05%) C#
5 238 (11.33%) Java
6 191 (9.10%) JavaScript
7 148 (7.05%) Ruby
8 124 (5.90%) T-SQL
9 103 (4.90%) VBScript
10 92 (4.38%) Go
11 80 (3.81%) Perl
11 80 (3.81%) Shell Script
12 58 (2.76%) C++
13 48 (2.29%) VB
14 46 (2.19%) C
15 41 (1.95%) PHP
16 39 (1.86%) VBA
17 31 (1.48%) Lua
18 23 (1.10%) PL/SQL
19 20 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 178 (8.48%) Degree
2 168 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 103 (4.90%) MCSE
4 70 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 69 (3.29%) MCSA
6 60 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (2.33%) CCNA
8 48 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (1.14%) AWS Certification
10 23 (1.10%) CCNP
11 17 (0.81%) CISSP
11 17 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (0.76%) MCP
12 16 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
13 14 (0.67%) MCITP
14 13 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (0.62%) Security Cleared
15 9 (0.43%) A+ Certification
16 8 (0.38%) CCA
16 8 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.10%) QA
2 58 (2.76%) SLA
3 33 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.05%) GDPR
5 15 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (0.52%) NIST
7 11 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.14%) COBIT
10 3 (0.14%) EMIR
10 3 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.14%) MiFID
11 2 (0.095%) NCSC
11 2 (0.095%) SEPA
12 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 739 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 342 (16.29%) Docker
3 317 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 237 (11.29%) Hyper-V
5 129 (6.14%) XenApp
6 120 (5.71%) vSphere
7 98 (4.67%) XenDesktop
8 70 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
9 37 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
10 26 (1.24%) VirtualBox
11 19 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
13 15 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
14 14 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 13 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
16 8 (0.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 8 (0.38%) VMware NSX
17 7 (0.33%) BitLocker
17 7 (0.33%) Xen
18 5 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 442 (21.05%) Ansible
2 357 (17.00%) Terraform
3 320 (15.24%) Puppet
4 300 (14.29%) SCCM
5 279 (13.29%) Opscode Chef
6 245 (11.67%) Kubernetes
7 98 (4.67%) Microsoft Intune
8 78 (3.71%) Grafana
9 59 (2.81%) Prometheus
10 53 (2.52%) SCOM
11 52 (2.48%) Automic
12 42 (2.00%) Nagios
13 38 (1.81%) WSUS
14 35 (1.67%) Packer
14 35 (1.67%) Rancher
15 32 (1.52%) vCenter Server
16 30 (1.43%) Consul
17 26 (1.24%) Graphite
18 24 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
18 24 (1.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 952 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 503 (23.95%) VMware
3 270 (12.86%) Citrix
4 127 (6.05%) Splunk
5 115 (5.48%) Oracle
6 109 (5.19%) Cisco
7 85 (4.05%) ServiceNow
8 74 (3.52%) HP
9 71 (3.38%) Google
10 59 (2.81%) Veeam
11 55 (2.62%) Dell
12 54 (2.57%) Apple
13 47 (2.24%) Atlassian
14 44 (2.10%) Symantec
15 41 (1.95%) AppDynamics
16 35 (1.67%) Red Hat
17 34 (1.62%) LogicMonitor
18 29 (1.38%) New Relic
19 24 (1.14%) Bloomberg
19 24 (1.14%) Tableau