Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 120 143
Rank change year-on-year +30 +23 +40
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 922 792 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.51% 2.63% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.42% 4.53% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 777 600 548
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,775 £31,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 14,371 17,478 15,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.75% 58.10% 53.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12,204 15,243 13,638
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the South East

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in the South East.

Salary trend for PowerShell in the South East

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in the South East over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the South East

PowerShell
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Thames Valley +7 302 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Hampshire +18 239 £45,000 - 11
Surrey +42 212 £57,500 +12.20% 6
Berkshire +12 198 £52,500 - 8
West Sussex +33 85 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Kent +38 59 £50,000 +37.93% 5
Buckinghamshire -15 57 £51,250 +16.48% 2
Oxfordshire +44 46 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East Sussex +28 17 £43,250 - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 South East region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 517 (56.07%) Windows
2 501 (54.34%) Microsoft
3 490 (53.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 360 (39.05%) SQL
5 327 (35.47%) Active Directory
6 285 (30.91%) VMware
7 280 (30.37%) Windows Server
8 271 (29.39%) DevOps
9 267 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
10 252 (27.33%) SQL Server
11 212 (22.99%) Office 365
12 210 (22.78%) Linux
13 200 (21.69%) Hyper-V
14 198 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
15 180 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
16 168 (18.22%) C#
17 166 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 157 (17.03%) Firewall
19 152 (16.49%) Python
20 142 (15.40%) ITIL
21 141 (15.29%) DNS
22 140 (15.18%) .NET
23 139 (15.08%) IaaS
24 137 (14.86%) Finance
25 127 (13.77%) Cisco
26 125 (13.56%) SCCM
27 118 (12.80%) Citrix
27 118 (12.80%) PaaS
27 118 (12.80%) Data Centre
28 117 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 81 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 72 (7.81%) IIS
3 59 (6.40%) MS Exchange
4 41 (4.45%) Skype for Business
5 38 (4.12%) Apache
6 29 (3.15%) Tomcat
7 27 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 21 (2.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 18 (1.95%) OpenStack
11 16 (1.74%) nginx
12 13 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (1.08%) Alfresco
14 10 (1.08%) JBoss
14 10 (1.08%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.98%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.76%) CMS
17 6 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 38 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 490 (53.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 212 (22.99%) Office 365
3 180 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
4 139 (15.08%) IaaS
5 118 (12.80%) PaaS
6 63 (6.83%) SaaS
7 60 (6.51%) Power Platform
8 54 (5.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 43 (4.66%) Azure Active Directory
10 41 (4.45%) Serverless
11 40 (4.34%) Cloud Computing
12 29 (3.15%) Dynamics 365
13 28 (3.04%) Azure Functions
14 26 (2.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 23 (2.49%) GitHub
16 21 (2.28%) BPaaS
17 18 (1.95%) Azure Stack
18 10 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
18 10 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
19 8 (0.87%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 157 (17.03%) Firewall
2 141 (15.29%) DNS
3 110 (11.93%) DHCP
4 66 (7.16%) TCP/IP
5 60 (6.51%) VPN
6 50 (5.42%) SAN
7 43 (4.66%) VLAN
8 35 (3.80%) Remote Desktop
8 35 (3.80%) Skype
9 33 (3.58%) BIG-IP
9 33 (3.58%) Internet
10 32 (3.47%) LAN
10 32 (3.47%) Network Security
11 28 (3.04%) WAN
12 26 (2.82%) IP Telephony
13 25 (2.71%) VoIP
14 23 (2.49%) MPLS
15 19 (2.06%) HTTP
16 14 (1.52%) SMTP
16 14 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (6.07%) Power BI
3 56 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (4.56%) MySQL
5 39 (4.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 34 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (3.69%) Relational Database
6 34 (3.69%) SQL Server 2016
7 33 (3.58%) RDBMS
8 29 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
10 24 (2.60%) Data Lake
11 23 (2.49%) NoSQL
12 22 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (2.28%) Big Data
13 21 (2.28%) Redis
14 15 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 90 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 85 (9.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 81 (8.79%) Jenkins
4 74 (8.03%) Visual Studio
5 54 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 48 (5.21%) Octopus Deploy
7 45 (4.88%) TeamCity
8 33 (3.58%) Selenium
9 30 (3.25%) JIRA
10 29 (3.15%) Bitbucket
11 24 (2.60%) SpecFlow
11 24 (2.60%) Subversion
12 20 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (1.63%) MSI
14 11 (1.19%) git-flow
15 10 (1.08%) AdminStudio
15 10 (1.08%) Ant
15 10 (1.08%) Chocolatey
15 10 (1.08%) Fiddler
15 10 (1.08%) Gradle
General
1 137 (14.86%) Finance
2 30 (3.25%) Advertising
3 29 (3.15%) Electronics
4 20 (2.17%) Retail
5 13 (1.41%) Marketing
6 11 (1.19%) Banking
7 9 (0.98%) German Language
8 7 (0.76%) French Language
8 7 (0.76%) Italian Language
8 7 (0.76%) Spanish Language
8 7 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.65%) Back Office
10 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.33%) Military
12 3 (0.33%) Publishing
13 2 (0.22%) Games
13 2 (0.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 156 (16.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 120 (13.02%) Developer
3 102 (11.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 83 (9.00%) Azure Engineer
5 70 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
6 69 (7.48%) Cloud Engineer
7 68 (7.38%) Architect
8 62 (6.72%) .NET Developer
9 59 (6.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 57 (6.18%) Support Engineer
11 56 (6.07%) Analyst
12 52 (5.64%) C# Developer
13 50 (5.42%) Cloud Architect
14 45 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
15 43 (4.66%) Consultant
16 39 (4.23%) SQL Developer
17 38 (4.12%) Administrator
18 35 (3.80%) Windows Engineer
19 34 (3.69%) DBA
20 33 (3.58%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (15.18%) .NET
2 88 (9.54%) JSON
3 82 (8.89%) Web Services
4 63 (6.83%) .NET Framework
5 43 (4.66%) Entity Framework
6 39 (4.23%) WCF
7 38 (4.12%) ASP.NET
8 34 (3.69%) CSS
8 34 (3.69%) HTML
9 33 (3.58%) XML
10 29 (3.15%) jQuery
10 29 (3.15%) SOAP
11 25 (2.71%) LINQ
12 24 (2.60%) AngularJS
12 24 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
13 22 (2.39%) .NET Core
13 22 (2.39%) WinForms
14 20 (2.17%) REST
14 20 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 118 (12.80%) Data Centre
2 78 (8.46%) Public Cloud
3 67 (7.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 59 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 39 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (3.69%) Clustering
8 28 (3.04%) PKI
9 27 (2.93%) Replication
10 24 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
11 23 (2.49%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.74%) Enterprise Cloud
13 15 (1.63%) CCTV
14 14 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
15 13 (1.41%) Private Cloud
16 12 (1.30%) User Experience
17 10 (1.08%) Fat Client
17 10 (1.08%) Thin Client
18 9 (0.98%) Driving Licence
18 9 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 517 (56.07%) Windows
2 280 (30.37%) Windows Server
3 210 (22.78%) Linux
4 117 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 112 (12.15%) Windows 10
6 98 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (6.94%) Windows 7
8 36 (3.90%) Unix
9 25 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (2.60%) Windows 8
11 15 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.41%) Ubuntu
13 12 (1.30%) VMS
14 11 (1.19%) CentOS
15 7 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.65%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.54%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.33%) Android
18 3 (0.33%) Solaris
18 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (29.39%) DevOps
2 267 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 142 (15.40%) ITIL
5 111 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
5 111 (12.04%) Scrum
6 98 (10.63%) Migration
7 93 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
8 90 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 84 (9.11%) Infrastructure as Code
10 81 (8.79%) High Availability
11 80 (8.68%) Test Automation
12 75 (8.13%) Business Continuity
13 74 (8.03%) Computer Science
14 71 (7.70%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (7.38%) MVC
16 65 (7.05%) SDLC
17 56 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
18 54 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
19 53 (5.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 360 (39.05%) SQL
2 168 (18.22%) C#
3 152 (16.49%) Python
4 116 (12.58%) Bash Shell
5 89 (9.65%) JavaScript
6 62 (6.72%) T-SQL
7 60 (6.51%) Java
8 53 (5.75%) Ruby
9 38 (4.12%) Perl
10 28 (3.04%) PHP
11 14 (1.52%) Go
12 12 (1.30%) C++
12 12 (1.30%) VBScript
13 10 (1.08%) C
13 10 (1.08%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.08%) VBA
14 9 (0.98%) VB
15 7 (0.76%) R
15 7 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 105 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 101 (10.95%) Degree
3 84 (9.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (6.40%) SC Cleared
5 58 (6.29%) MCSE
6 53 (5.75%) MCSA
7 37 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 27 (2.93%) DV Cleared
9 23 (2.49%) CCNA
10 17 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (1.30%) CCNP
12 8 (0.87%) AWS Certification
12 8 (0.87%) MCP
12 8 (0.87%) RHCE
13 6 (0.65%) RHCSA
14 4 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.33%) CCIE
15 3 (0.33%) CISSP
16 2 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.42%) SLA
2 39 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (3.58%) PMO
4 28 (3.04%) Cyber Essentials
5 26 (2.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 20 (2.17%) GDPR
6 20 (2.17%) QA
7 11 (1.19%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.33%) NIST
10 2 (0.22%) COBIT
10 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.11%) DICOM
11 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 327 (35.47%) Active Directory
2 200 (21.69%) Hyper-V
3 198 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 102 (11.06%) Docker
5 59 (6.40%) Virtual Machines
5 59 (6.40%) VMware ESXi
6 57 (6.18%) vSphere
7 34 (3.69%) XenApp
8 22 (2.39%) vCloud
9 21 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 20 (2.17%) Xen
11 19 (2.06%) VMware NSX
12 17 (1.84%) LXC
13 14 (1.52%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 13 (1.41%) VirtualBox
15 11 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
15 11 (1.19%) XenDesktop
16 10 (1.08%) Terminal Server
17 8 (0.87%) iptables
18 6 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 125 (13.56%) SCCM
2 102 (11.06%) Ansible
3 89 (9.65%) Puppet
4 88 (9.54%) Kubernetes
5 78 (8.46%) Terraform
6 56 (6.07%) vCenter Server
7 47 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (3.47%) SCOM
8 32 (3.47%) SCVMM
9 19 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
10 18 (1.95%) Kibana
11 16 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
12 15 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
13 14 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
13 14 (1.52%) ZABBIX
14 13 (1.41%) BMC PATROL
15 10 (1.08%) Nagios
16 9 (0.98%) NetBackup
16 9 (0.98%) vRealize
17 8 (0.87%) Graphite
Vendors
1 501 (54.34%) Microsoft
2 285 (30.91%) VMware
3 127 (13.77%) Cisco
4 118 (12.80%) Citrix
5 60 (6.51%) Oracle
6 48 (5.21%) HP
7 47 (5.10%) Aruba
8 44 (4.77%) Atlassian
9 43 (4.66%) Google
10 33 (3.58%) F5
11 29 (3.15%) Mitel
12 26 (2.82%) ServiceNow
13 19 (2.06%) Veeam
14 18 (1.95%) Dell
15 17 (1.84%) Ivanti
16 16 (1.74%) Red Hat
17 14 (1.52%) BMC
18 12 (1.30%) SolarWinds
19 11 (1.19%) CheckPoint
19 11 (1.19%) Symantec