Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 77 106
Rank change year-on-year -1 +29 +23
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 2,124 2,659 2,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.86% 3.89% 3.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.89% 6.80% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,689 2,112 1,873
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +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 30,834 39,112 41,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.97% 57.18% 54.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25,744 32,259 32,635
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +8 557 £60,000 +4.35% 85
South London +11 109 £51,250 -6.82% 21
West London +43 89 £57,500 +15.00% 32
East London +23 32 £49,341 -10.29% 17
North London -16 4 £47,500 -13.64% 8
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1,237 (58.24%) Windows
2 1,063 (50.05%) Azure
3 849 (39.97%) Microsoft
4 778 (36.63%) DevOps
5 744 (35.03%) Active Directory
6 727 (34.23%) AWS
7 685 (32.25%) Finance
8 638 (30.04%) Python
9 634 (29.85%) SQL
10 625 (29.43%) Windows Server
11 520 (24.48%) SQL Server
12 514 (24.20%) VMware
13 504 (23.73%) Linux
14 489 (23.02%) Office 365
15 478 (22.50%) Ansible
16 463 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
17 375 (17.66%) Bash Shell
18 363 (17.09%) .NET
18 363 (17.09%) C#
19 350 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 347 (16.34%) Docker
21 346 (16.29%) Puppet
22 340 (16.01%) Terraform
23 330 (15.54%) Jenkins
24 316 (14.88%) ITIL
25 309 (14.55%) Configuration Management
26 308 (14.50%) DNS
27 304 (14.31%) Opscode Chef
28 296 (13.94%) VMware Infrastructure
29 276 (12.99%) SCCM

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
1 209 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 188 (8.85%) IIS
3 104 (4.90%) MS Exchange
4 53 (2.50%) Apache
5 52 (2.45%) Skype for Business
6 50 (2.35%) Confluence
7 40 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 34 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
9 33 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 33 (1.55%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.13%) CMS
11 22 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 21 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.94%) nginx
14 16 (0.75%) JBoss
15 11 (0.52%) Apache TomEE
15 11 (0.52%) Camunda
15 11 (0.52%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.42%) CloudStack
17 8 (0.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 117 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.047%) ArchiCAD
6 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.047%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.047%) Revit
Business Applications
1 27 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.42%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.19%) Front Arena
3 4 (0.19%) Orchestrade
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.14%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.047%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.047%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.047%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.047%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.047%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.047%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,063 (50.05%) Azure
2 727 (34.23%) AWS
3 489 (23.02%) Office 365
4 150 (7.06%) GCP
5 149 (7.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 135 (6.36%) IaaS
7 134 (6.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 121 (5.70%) PaaS
9 119 (5.60%) SaaS
10 93 (4.38%) Power Platform
11 57 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
12 55 (2.59%) Serverless
13 45 (2.12%) GitHub
14 42 (1.98%) OneDrive
15 37 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
15 37 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 35 (1.65%) CloudBees
16 35 (1.65%) Mimecast
17 34 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
18 33 (1.55%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 308 (14.50%) DNS
2 224 (10.55%) DHCP
3 186 (8.76%) Firewall
4 133 (6.26%) TCP/IP
5 76 (3.58%) Skype
5 76 (3.58%) VPN
6 74 (3.48%) SAN
7 61 (2.87%) WAN
8 47 (2.21%) LAN
9 44 (2.07%) VoIP
10 37 (1.74%) NAS
11 36 (1.69%) Internet
12 30 (1.41%) Wireless
13 29 (1.37%) VSAN
14 28 (1.32%) HTTP
14 28 (1.32%) VLAN
15 25 (1.18%) SSL
16 23 (1.08%) Network Security
17 21 (0.99%) BGP
17 21 (0.99%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 520 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 120 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 111 (5.23%) MySQL
4 107 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 98 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
5 98 (4.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 94 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
7 76 (3.58%) Azure SQL Database
8 72 (3.39%) Power BI
9 69 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 66 (3.11%) Relational Database
11 55 (2.59%) NoSQL
12 48 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
13 45 (2.12%) MongoDB
14 41 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
15 33 (1.55%) RDBMS
16 29 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
17 28 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (0.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 21 (0.99%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 330 (15.54%) Jenkins
2 246 (11.58%) Git (software)
3 218 (10.26%) TeamCity
4 190 (8.95%) Octopus Deploy
5 144 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 114 (5.37%) JIRA
7 89 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 89 (4.19%) Visual Studio Team System
8 79 (3.72%) Subversion
9 73 (3.44%) Bitbucket
9 73 (3.44%) Visual Studio
10 63 (2.97%) Travis CI
11 59 (2.78%) Selenium
12 46 (2.17%) NUnit
13 42 (1.98%) Cucumber
14 40 (1.88%) GoCD
15 37 (1.74%) JUnit
16 34 (1.60%) IBM UrbanCode
17 33 (1.55%) SpecFlow
18 32 (1.51%) GitLab
General
1 685 (32.25%) Finance
2 119 (5.60%) Banking
3 48 (2.26%) Law
4 37 (1.74%) Legal
5 36 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 35 (1.65%) Retail
7 30 (1.41%) Games
8 27 (1.27%) Advertising
9 22 (1.04%) Aerospace
10 20 (0.94%) Marketing
11 19 (0.89%) Telecoms
12 18 (0.85%) Back Office
13 16 (0.75%) Front Office
14 15 (0.71%) Public Sector
15 7 (0.33%) Billing
16 5 (0.24%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.19%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.094%) Arabic Language
18 2 (0.094%) Manufacturing
18 2 (0.094%) Military
Job Titles
1 366 (17.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 276 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 236 (11.11%) Developer
4 202 (9.51%) Analyst
5 135 (6.36%) Support Engineer
6 132 (6.21%) Consultant
7 125 (5.89%) Windows Engineer
8 117 (5.51%) Azure Engineer
9 115 (5.41%) Administrator
10 114 (5.37%) Cloud Engineer
11 106 (4.99%) AWS Engineer
12 101 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
13 92 (4.33%) Architect
14 80 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
15 76 (3.58%) Support Analyst
16 75 (3.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 71 (3.34%) Applications Support
18 69 (3.25%) Systems Administrator
19 68 (3.20%) .NET Developer
20 66 (3.11%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (17.09%) .NET
2 150 (7.06%) JSON
3 117 (5.51%) ASP.NET
3 117 (5.51%) Web Services
4 110 (5.18%) HTML
5 88 (4.14%) XML
6 85 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
7 79 (3.72%) .NET Framework
8 76 (3.58%) CSS
9 75 (3.53%) REST
10 69 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 63 (2.97%) Node.js
12 45 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (1.88%) React
14 38 (1.79%) RESTful
15 36 (1.69%) LDAP
16 33 (1.55%) jQuery
17 32 (1.51%) AngularJS
18 30 (1.41%) Entity Framework
18 30 (1.41%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 123 (5.79%) Management Information System
2 120 (5.65%) Data Centre
3 112 (5.27%) Self-Motivation
4 108 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (4.14%) Clustering
5 88 (4.14%) Hedge funds
6 78 (3.67%) Replication
7 65 (3.06%) Public Cloud
8 57 (2.68%) User Experience
9 54 (2.54%) PKI
10 36 (1.69%) PlayStation
11 33 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 29 (1.37%) Robotics
13 27 (1.27%) Data Structures
14 24 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
15 21 (0.99%) Fixed Income
15 21 (0.99%) Mobile App
16 20 (0.94%) Virtual Team
17 19 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
17 19 (0.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1,237 (58.24%) Windows
2 625 (29.43%) Windows Server
3 504 (23.73%) Linux
4 195 (9.18%) Windows 10
5 157 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 151 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 138 (6.50%) Unix
8 101 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 39 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (1.60%) Mesosphere
11 31 (1.46%) Apple iOS
12 29 (1.37%) CentOS
13 25 (1.18%) CoreOS
14 24 (1.13%) VMS
15 23 (1.08%) Android
16 17 (0.80%) Mac OS
17 16 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (0.61%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.56%) Windows 8
20 8 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (36.63%) DevOps
2 463 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 316 (14.88%) ITIL
5 309 (14.55%) Configuration Management
6 269 (12.66%) Migration
7 267 (12.57%) Problem-Solving
8 257 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
9 207 (9.75%) Infrastructure as Code
10 179 (8.43%) Test Automation
11 144 (6.78%) Fintech
12 129 (6.07%) SDLC
13 125 (5.89%) Computer Science
14 124 (5.84%) MVC
14 124 (5.84%) Scrum
15 118 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
16 108 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
17 107 (5.04%) High Availability
18 104 (4.90%) Mentoring
19 103 (4.85%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 638 (30.04%) Python
2 634 (29.85%) SQL
3 375 (17.66%) Bash Shell
4 363 (17.09%) C#
5 208 (9.79%) JavaScript
6 205 (9.65%) Java
7 166 (7.82%) Ruby
8 158 (7.44%) T-SQL
9 84 (3.95%) Go
10 80 (3.77%) Shell Script
11 73 (3.44%) VBScript
12 66 (3.11%) Perl
13 46 (2.17%) PHP
14 44 (2.07%) VB
15 41 (1.93%) VBA
16 39 (1.84%) C++
17 34 (1.60%) Lua
18 31 (1.46%) R
19 25 (1.18%) TypeScript
20 24 (1.13%) C
Qualifications
1 247 (11.63%) Degree
2 153 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 112 (5.27%) MCSE
4 86 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 49 (2.31%) MCSA
6 42 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 31 (1.46%) CCNA
8 31 (1.46%) CISSP
9 27 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 19 (0.89%) AWS Certification
11 19 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
12 16 (0.75%) MCTS
13 14 (0.66%) A+ Certification
14 11 (0.52%) CCNP
15 10 (0.47%) CISM
15 10 (0.47%) MCP
16 9 (0.42%) RHCE
16 9 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.10%) QA
2 40 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (1.74%) SLA
4 20 (0.94%) GDPR
5 16 (0.75%) ISAE 3402
6 13 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 13 (0.61%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.52%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.42%) NIST
8 9 (0.42%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 6 (0.28%) COBIT
11 3 (0.14%) EMIR
11 3 (0.14%) MiFID
12 2 (0.094%) ISO 15022
12 2 (0.094%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.094%) SEPA
13 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 744 (35.03%) Active Directory
2 347 (16.34%) Docker
3 296 (13.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 214 (10.08%) Hyper-V
5 118 (5.56%) XenApp
6 108 (5.08%) vSphere
7 87 (4.10%) XenDesktop
8 51 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
9 30 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
10 28 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 22 (1.04%) VirtualBox
12 21 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
13 18 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 17 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
15 16 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
16 12 (0.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 12 (0.56%) Xen
17 11 (0.52%) BitLocker
17 11 (0.52%) VMware NSX
18 7 (0.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 478 (22.50%) Ansible
2 346 (16.29%) Puppet
3 340 (16.01%) Terraform
4 304 (14.31%) Opscode Chef
5 276 (12.99%) SCCM
6 235 (11.06%) Kubernetes
7 86 (4.05%) Grafana
8 68 (3.20%) Prometheus
9 65 (3.06%) Automic
9 65 (3.06%) Nagios
10 59 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
11 57 (2.68%) SCOM
12 51 (2.40%) WSUS
13 50 (2.35%) Packer
14 34 (1.60%) Consul
14 34 (1.60%) Graphite
15 25 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
15 25 (1.18%) ZABBIX
16 24 (1.13%) Salt
17 22 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 849 (39.97%) Microsoft
2 514 (24.20%) VMware
3 263 (12.38%) Citrix
4 116 (5.46%) Cisco
4 116 (5.46%) Google
5 110 (5.18%) Splunk
6 81 (3.81%) Oracle
7 77 (3.63%) HP
8 73 (3.44%) Dell
9 68 (3.20%) ServiceNow
10 67 (3.15%) Veeam
11 63 (2.97%) AppDynamics
12 45 (2.12%) New Relic
12 45 (2.12%) Symantec
13 40 (1.88%) Red Hat
14 39 (1.84%) Apple
15 36 (1.69%) SaltStack
16 33 (1.55%) Atlassian
17 30 (1.41%) LogicMonitor
18 28 (1.32%) Meraki