Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 73 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +27
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 941 2,048 2,579
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.96% 3.99% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.51% 7.07% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1,727 2,121
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 14,462 28,966 35,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.82% 56.49% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12,411 24,315 30,423
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +10 278 £72,500 +20.83% 43
West London +31 51 £53,625 +2.14% 10
South London -21 31 £52,500 -16.00% 5
East London +13 7 £43,500 -16.35% 10
North London +24 1 £45,000 -5.26% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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.

1 652 (69.29%) Azure
2 454 (48.25%) Windows
3 409 (43.46%) Microsoft
4 402 (42.72%) DevOps
5 359 (38.15%) Active Directory
6 296 (31.46%) Python
7 283 (30.07%) SQL
8 277 (29.44%) AWS
9 271 (28.80%) VMware
10 265 (28.16%) Windows Server
11 258 (27.42%) Finance
12 251 (26.67%) Office 365
13 247 (26.25%) C#
14 229 (24.34%) Terraform
15 201 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
16 193 (20.51%) SQL Server
17 183 (19.45%) .NET
18 173 (18.38%) VMware Infrastructure
19 166 (17.64%) Azure Active Directory
20 164 (17.43%) Linux
21 159 (16.90%) Jenkins
22 150 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
23 147 (15.62%) SCCM
23 147 (15.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 143 (15.20%) Ansible
25 139 (14.77%) SharePoint
26 136 (14.45%) PaaS
27 131 (13.92%) DNS
28 124 (13.18%) Kubernetes
28 124 (13.18%) Test Automation

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
1 139 (14.77%) SharePoint
2 77 (8.18%) IIS
3 47 (4.99%) MS Exchange
4 27 (2.87%) Confluence
5 16 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (1.70%) Skype for Business
6 14 (1.49%) Apache
7 12 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.85%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.53%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.32%) nginx
13 3 (0.32%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.21%) JBoss
14 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.81%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 5 (0.53%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.32%) Eikon
4 3 (0.32%) Tradar
5 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 652 (69.29%) Azure
2 277 (29.44%) AWS
3 251 (26.67%) Office 365
4 166 (17.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 136 (14.45%) PaaS
6 85 (9.03%) IaaS
7 73 (7.76%) SaaS
8 61 (6.48%) Serverless
9 51 (5.42%) GCP
10 48 (5.10%) AWS CloudFormation
11 45 (4.78%) Power Platform
12 39 (4.14%) GitHub
13 36 (3.83%) Amazon S3
14 34 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
15 33 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
16 32 (3.40%) AWS Lambda
17 28 (2.98%) Azure Functions
18 21 (2.23%) Azure Data Factory
18 21 (2.23%) Dynamics 365
19 20 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 131 (13.92%) DNS
2 98 (10.41%) Firewall
3 94 (9.99%) DHCP
4 82 (8.71%) SAN
5 66 (7.01%) TCP/IP
6 46 (4.89%) NetScaler
7 43 (4.57%) VPN
8 30 (3.19%) Unified Communications
9 28 (2.98%) VoIP
9 28 (2.98%) WAN
10 25 (2.66%) Internet
11 24 (2.55%) Skype
12 23 (2.44%) LAN
13 22 (2.34%) Network Security
14 17 (1.81%) VLAN
15 15 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (1.28%) DMZ
18 11 (1.17%) iSCSI
19 10 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.91%) Azure SQL Database
3 31 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
4 30 (3.19%) Power BI
5 22 (2.34%) Cosmos DB
6 21 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 20 (2.13%) MySQL
8 18 (1.91%) Data Lake
8 18 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.59%) Redis
11 15 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.49%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.28%) Big Data
14 10 (1.06%) Relational Database
14 10 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
15 9 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 159 (16.90%) Jenkins
2 83 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 68 (7.23%) TeamCity
4 46 (4.89%) JIRA
5 42 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (4.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 33 (3.51%) Selenium
8 29 (3.08%) GitLab
8 29 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
9 19 (2.02%) Bitbucket
10 15 (1.59%) Visual Studio
11 13 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.96%) Cypress.io
12 9 (0.96%) SpecFlow
12 9 (0.96%) Subversion
13 8 (0.85%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.85%) MSI
13 8 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (0.74%) JUnit
15 6 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 258 (27.42%) Finance
2 62 (6.59%) Banking
3 26 (2.76%) Law
4 24 (2.55%) Legal
5 21 (2.23%) Public Sector
6 20 (2.13%) Back Office
7 15 (1.59%) Front Office
8 13 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.38%) Retail
9 8 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.85%) Marketing
10 5 (0.53%) Games
10 5 (0.53%) Housing Association
11 4 (0.43%) Publishing
12 3 (0.32%) Electronics
12 3 (0.32%) Local Government
12 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 172 (18.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 125 (13.28%) Azure Engineer
3 109 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 101 (10.73%) Developer
5 72 (7.65%) Analyst
6 65 (6.91%) Architect
6 65 (6.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 63 (6.70%) C# Developer
8 61 (6.48%) Support Engineer
9 59 (6.27%) .NET Developer
10 56 (5.95%) Senior DevOps
11 55 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 53 (5.63%) Applications Support
13 51 (5.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 48 (5.10%) SQL Developer
15 47 (4.99%) Azure Developer
16 45 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
17 43 (4.57%) Windows Engineer
18 42 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
19 41 (4.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (19.45%) .NET
2 101 (10.73%) Web Services
3 94 (9.99%) .NET Core
4 79 (8.40%) React
5 75 (7.97%) .NET Framework
5 75 (7.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 65 (6.91%) jQuery
7 64 (6.80%) CSS
7 64 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 52 (5.53%) Entity Framework
9 46 (4.89%) AngularJS
10 42 (4.46%) JSON
11 36 (3.83%) REST
12 33 (3.51%) Node.js
13 30 (3.19%) XML
14 22 (2.34%) ASP.NET
15 21 (2.23%) RESTful
16 17 (1.81%) Vue.js
17 16 (1.70%) Gherkin
18 15 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.97%) Data Centre
2 67 (7.12%) Public Cloud
3 61 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (5.31%) N-Tier
5 36 (3.83%) Reinsurance
6 34 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 20 (2.13%) User Experience
9 18 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (1.70%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.70%) Clustering
10 16 (1.70%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.70%) Replication
11 14 (1.49%) Cloud Native
12 11 (1.17%) PKI
13 10 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (1.06%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.85%) Derivative
14 8 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 454 (48.25%) Windows
2 265 (28.16%) Windows Server
3 164 (17.43%) Linux
4 119 (12.65%) Windows 10
5 103 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 96 (10.20%) Windows Server 2016
7 51 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (4.99%) Windows Server 2019
9 43 (4.57%) Unix
10 32 (3.40%) Windows 7
11 21 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (1.81%) Mac OS
13 14 (1.49%) Ubuntu
14 13 (1.38%) Android
14 13 (1.38%) Debian
15 12 (1.28%) CentOS
16 8 (0.85%) VMS
16 8 (0.85%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.64%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (42.72%) DevOps
2 201 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
4 147 (15.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 124 (13.18%) Test Automation
6 109 (11.58%) ITIL
7 106 (11.26%) Infrastructure as Code
8 103 (10.95%) Migration
9 101 (10.73%) Deployment Automation
10 97 (10.31%) Configuration Management
11 86 (9.14%) Mentoring
12 84 (8.93%) Microservices
13 81 (8.61%) Fintech
14 75 (7.97%) MVC
15 73 (7.76%) SOA
16 72 (7.65%) OO
17 67 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
18 49 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
19 46 (4.89%) SOLID
20 45 (4.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 296 (31.46%) Python
2 283 (30.07%) SQL
3 247 (26.25%) C#
4 121 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 104 (11.05%) Bash Shell
6 86 (9.14%) Java
7 68 (7.23%) T-SQL
8 62 (6.59%) Ruby
9 34 (3.61%) Go
10 31 (3.29%) Perl
10 31 (3.29%) Shell Script
11 24 (2.55%) VB
12 19 (2.02%) VBScript
13 18 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.49%) C
15 10 (1.06%) C++
16 9 (0.96%) Groovy
16 9 (0.96%) PHP
17 8 (0.85%) Scala
18 6 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (7.76%) Degree
2 57 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (3.72%) CCNA
5 30 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (2.34%) MCSE
7 19 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (1.91%) AWS Certification
8 18 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (1.70%) MCITP
9 16 (1.70%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.70%) Security Cleared
10 14 (1.49%) CISSP
11 10 (1.06%) MCSA
12 7 (0.74%) CCIE
13 6 (0.64%) CISM
14 5 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 5 (0.53%) RHCE
14 5 (0.53%) RHCSA
15 4 (0.43%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.19%) QA
2 19 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.81%) SLA
4 5 (0.53%) GDPR
5 4 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.21%) NIST
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 359 (38.15%) Active Directory
2 173 (18.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (12.01%) Docker
4 59 (6.27%) Hyper-V
5 49 (5.21%) vSphere
6 48 (5.10%) XenDesktop
7 44 (4.68%) XenApp
8 24 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
10 12 (1.28%) DFS Replication
10 12 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.96%) Firmware
12 8 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.53%) VMware NSX
15 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.43%) Xen
16 3 (0.32%) Samba
16 3 (0.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 229 (24.34%) Terraform
2 147 (15.62%) SCCM
3 143 (15.20%) Ansible
4 124 (13.18%) Kubernetes
5 103 (10.95%) Puppet
6 96 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
7 90 (9.56%) Microsoft Intune
8 36 (3.83%) SCOM
9 31 (3.29%) Single Sign-On
10 20 (2.13%) Packer
11 19 (2.02%) WSUS
12 16 (1.70%) Grafana
13 15 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
13 15 (1.59%) Nagios
14 11 (1.17%) Prometheus
15 10 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
15 10 (1.06%) Kibana
15 10 (1.06%) vCenter Server
16 8 (0.85%) CASB
16 8 (0.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 409 (43.46%) Microsoft
2 271 (28.80%) VMware
3 119 (12.65%) Citrix
4 100 (10.63%) Cisco
5 76 (8.08%) HP
6 41 (4.36%) Nintex
7 31 (3.29%) SolarWinds
8 30 (3.19%) Google
9 29 (3.08%) Oracle
10 28 (2.98%) NetApp
11 23 (2.44%) Apple
12 20 (2.13%) Meraki
12 20 (2.13%) Red Hat
12 20 (2.13%) Splunk
13 19 (2.02%) Ivanti
13 19 (2.02%) Sophos
14 17 (1.81%) Sparx
15 16 (1.70%) Dell
15 16 (1.70%) EMC
15 16 (1.70%) ServiceNow