Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 60 83
Rank change year-on-year -36 +23 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1,610 1,336 2,159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.59% 4.55% 3.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 7.83% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 1,119 1,755
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,263
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 27,608 17,070 32,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.56% 58.11% 56.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17,556 14,221 27,574
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £97,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +1 330 £72,500 +20.83% 86
West London -10 69 £52,500 -4.55% 19
South London -39 35 £55,000 -4.35% 11
East London +10 16 £57,500 +12.20% 42
North London +16 3 £45,000 -28.00% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1,053 (65.40%) Azure
2 724 (44.97%) Windows
3 687 (42.67%) DevOps
4 610 (37.89%) Microsoft
5 592 (36.77%) Active Directory
6 521 (32.36%) Python
7 513 (31.86%) SQL
8 460 (28.57%) AWS
9 422 (26.21%) Microsoft 365
10 397 (24.66%) Terraform
11 392 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
12 354 (21.99%) Finance
13 343 (21.30%) VMware
14 334 (20.75%) C#
15 327 (20.31%) Windows Server
15 327 (20.31%) Social Skills
16 326 (20.25%) Azure Active Directory
17 324 (20.12%) Linux
18 323 (20.06%) SQL Server
19 322 (20.00%) .NET
20 319 (19.81%) Bash Shell
21 289 (17.95%) Kubernetes
22 264 (16.40%) PaaS
23 253 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
24 240 (14.91%) Docker
25 220 (13.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 217 (13.48%) IaaS
26 217 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
27 214 (13.29%) Firewall
28 208 (12.92%) Git (software)

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
1 202 (12.55%) SharePoint
2 91 (5.65%) IIS
3 76 (4.72%) MS Exchange
4 38 (2.36%) Confluence
5 29 (1.80%) Apache Spark
6 22 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (0.99%) Apache
8 16 (0.99%) Skype for Business
9 12 (0.75%) nginx
10 11 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
12 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.43%) CMS
13 7 (0.43%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.37%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.37%) Traefik
15 5 (0.31%) GlassFish
15 5 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 114 (7.08%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.062%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (0.31%) Unica
3 4 (0.25%) FastStats
4 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.062%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.062%) Endur
5 1 (0.062%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.062%) Relativity
5 1 (0.062%) RMDS
5 1 (0.062%) Salerio
5 1 (0.062%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1,053 (65.40%) Azure
2 460 (28.57%) AWS
3 422 (26.21%) Microsoft 365
4 326 (20.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 264 (16.40%) PaaS
6 217 (13.48%) IaaS
7 191 (11.86%) SaaS
8 175 (10.87%) Serverless
9 145 (9.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 140 (8.70%) GCP
11 115 (7.14%) Power Platform
12 81 (5.03%) Azure Key Vault
13 73 (4.53%) Azure Storage
14 72 (4.47%) AWS Lambda
15 68 (4.22%) GitHub
16 64 (3.98%) Azure Service Bus
17 62 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
18 53 (3.29%) Amazon S3
19 52 (3.23%) Azure Functions
20 50 (3.11%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 214 (13.29%) Firewall
2 197 (12.24%) DNS
3 153 (9.50%) TCP/IP
4 120 (7.45%) DHCP
5 91 (5.65%) VPN
6 82 (5.09%) SAN
7 78 (4.84%) LAN
7 78 (4.84%) WAN
8 70 (4.35%) HTTP
9 51 (3.17%) Network Security
10 40 (2.48%) VoIP
11 34 (2.11%) SSL
11 34 (2.11%) VLAN
12 26 (1.61%) Internet
13 18 (1.12%) NetScaler
14 14 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
14 14 (0.87%) Skype
15 13 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (0.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (20.06%) SQL Server
2 94 (5.84%) MySQL
3 84 (5.22%) NoSQL
3 84 (5.22%) Power BI
4 69 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 57 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
8 53 (3.29%) Azure SQL Database
9 51 (3.17%) Big Data
9 51 (3.17%) Relational Database
10 48 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
11 45 (2.80%) Redis
12 40 (2.48%) MongoDB
13 35 (2.17%) RDBMS
14 33 (2.05%) Tableau
15 28 (1.74%) Amazon Aurora
15 28 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
16 25 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 23 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 208 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 178 (11.06%) Jenkins
3 137 (8.51%) TeamCity
4 116 (7.20%) JIRA
5 113 (7.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 74 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 71 (4.41%) GitLab
8 55 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
9 40 (2.48%) Selenium
10 32 (1.99%) NUnit
11 31 (1.93%) SpecFlow
12 30 (1.86%) Bitbucket
12 30 (1.86%) Log4Net
13 26 (1.61%) Visual Studio
13 26 (1.61%) webpack
14 25 (1.55%) Postman
15 24 (1.49%) Cypress.io
16 20 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (1.24%) Jasmine
16 20 (1.24%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 354 (21.99%) Finance
2 327 (20.31%) Social Skills
3 112 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (4.72%) Banking
5 57 (3.54%) Public Sector
6 40 (2.48%) Legal
7 36 (2.24%) Law
8 33 (2.05%) Marketing
9 31 (1.93%) Telecoms
10 29 (1.80%) Documentation Skills
11 21 (1.30%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.30%) Organisational Skills
12 17 (1.06%) Electronics
12 17 (1.06%) Retail Banking
13 16 (0.99%) Retail
14 15 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.93%) Front Office
15 14 (0.87%) Games
15 14 (0.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 14 (0.87%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 271 (16.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 209 (12.98%) Azure Engineer
3 183 (11.37%) Developer
4 178 (11.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 139 (8.63%) Analyst
6 131 (8.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 105 (6.52%) Architect
8 83 (5.16%) C# Developer
9 82 (5.09%) .NET Developer
10 81 (5.03%) Senior Developer
11 80 (4.97%) AWS Engineer
11 80 (4.97%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 80 (4.97%) Senior DevOps
12 77 (4.78%) Support Engineer
13 75 (4.66%) Applications Support
14 66 (4.10%) Support Analyst
15 65 (4.04%) Azure Developer
16 63 (3.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 62 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
17 62 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (20.00%) .NET
2 144 (8.94%) .NET Core
3 122 (7.58%) Web Services
4 118 (7.33%) React
5 112 (6.96%) CSS
6 109 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 95 (5.90%) Node.js
8 89 (5.53%) REST
9 86 (5.34%) .NET Framework
10 84 (5.22%) JSON
11 74 (4.60%) jQuery
11 74 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 71 (4.41%) AngularJS
13 68 (4.22%) Entity Framework
14 66 (4.10%) HTML
15 38 (2.36%) XML
16 37 (2.30%) Elastic Stack
16 37 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
17 35 (2.17%) ASP.NET
18 30 (1.86%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (5.78%) Public Cloud
2 69 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 57 (3.54%) N-Tier
4 49 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
4 49 (3.04%) Hedge funds
5 47 (2.92%) Cloud Native
6 43 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 39 (2.42%) Clustering
8 36 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 33 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
10 29 (1.80%) Reinsurance
11 27 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
11 27 (1.68%) User Experience
12 25 (1.55%) Replication
13 22 (1.37%) Virtual Team
14 21 (1.30%) PKI
15 20 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
16 19 (1.18%) Social Media
17 15 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (0.87%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 724 (44.97%) Windows
2 327 (20.31%) Windows Server
3 324 (20.12%) Linux
4 136 (8.45%) Windows 10
5 74 (4.60%) Unix
5 74 (4.60%) Windows Server 2016
6 63 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (3.04%) Windows Server 2019
8 37 (2.30%) Apple iOS
9 35 (2.17%) Android
9 35 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (2.11%) CentOS
11 32 (1.99%) Windows 7
12 25 (1.55%) Ubuntu
13 23 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (1.24%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.68%) Solaris
16 10 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
17 8 (0.50%) Kali Linux
18 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (42.67%) DevOps
2 392 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (13.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 217 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
5 205 (12.73%) Infrastructure as Code
6 189 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
7 176 (10.93%) ITIL
8 166 (10.31%) Microservices
9 158 (9.81%) Migration
10 148 (9.19%) Deployment Automation
11 142 (8.82%) Mentoring
12 132 (8.20%) Configuration Management
13 120 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
14 111 (6.89%) Scrum
15 109 (6.77%) SOA
16 108 (6.71%) Test Automation
17 107 (6.65%) MVC
18 97 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
19 91 (5.65%) SDLC
20 89 (5.53%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 521 (32.36%) Python
2 513 (31.86%) SQL
3 334 (20.75%) C#
4 319 (19.81%) Bash Shell
5 193 (11.99%) JavaScript
6 115 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 98 (6.09%) Java
8 65 (4.04%) Ruby
9 54 (3.35%) Go
10 53 (3.29%) Perl
11 39 (2.42%) VB.NET
12 37 (2.30%) C++
12 37 (2.30%) VB
13 34 (2.11%) VBScript
14 30 (1.86%) VBA
15 27 (1.68%) C
16 26 (1.61%) R
17 21 (1.30%) PHP
18 13 (0.81%) Groovy
19 12 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 192 (11.93%) Degree
2 62 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 54 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 52 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 38 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (1.86%) CCNA
8 19 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (1.18%) MCSE
9 18 (1.12%) MCSA
10 16 (0.99%) CISSP
11 12 (0.75%) AWS Certification
11 12 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
11 12 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.62%) CCNP
12 10 (0.62%) CompTIA Security+
13 9 (0.56%) CEH
13 9 (0.56%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.50%) A+ Certification
15 7 (0.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.67%) SLA
2 35 (2.17%) QA
3 21 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.30%) GDPR
4 19 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.62%) GRC
6 8 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.50%) PMO
7 7 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.25%) Accessibility
8 4 (0.25%) NIST
9 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) NCSC
11 1 (0.062%) COBIT
11 1 (0.062%) SOC 2
System Software
1 592 (36.77%) Active Directory
2 253 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 240 (14.91%) Docker
4 112 (6.96%) Hyper-V
5 54 (3.35%) vSphere
6 32 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
7 31 (1.93%) XenDesktop
8 28 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
9 25 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (1.49%) XenApp
11 14 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.75%) Snort
13 12 (0.75%) VMware NSX
14 10 (0.62%) BitLocker
15 8 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.50%) Squid
15 8 (0.50%) Xen
16 7 (0.43%) VMware Server
17 5 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 397 (24.66%) Terraform
2 289 (17.95%) Kubernetes
3 204 (12.67%) Ansible
4 160 (9.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 160 (9.94%) SCCM
5 138 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
6 130 (8.07%) Puppet
7 75 (4.66%) Grafana
8 38 (2.36%) SCOM
9 34 (2.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 34 (2.11%) Prometheus
10 33 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
11 32 (1.99%) Opsgenie
12 29 (1.80%) Graphite
13 26 (1.61%) Graylog
14 21 (1.30%) Nagios
15 17 (1.06%) Control-M
15 17 (1.06%) vCenter Server
16 15 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
16 15 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 610 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 343 (21.30%) VMware
3 111 (6.89%) Cisco
4 103 (6.40%) Citrix
5 76 (4.72%) Google
6 63 (3.91%) Oracle
7 56 (3.48%) ServiceNow
8 45 (2.80%) Palo Alto
9 43 (2.67%) HP
9 43 (2.67%) NetApp
10 42 (2.61%) Nintex
11 40 (2.48%) SolarWinds
11 40 (2.48%) Splunk
12 34 (2.11%) IBM
13 31 (1.93%) Dell
14 30 (1.86%) Meraki
15 29 (1.80%) Red Hat
16 28 (1.74%) SonicWALL
17 27 (1.68%) Aruba
18 25 (1.55%) CommVault