Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 117 197
Rank change year-on-year -13 +80 +38
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 784 972 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.55% 2.77% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 5.37% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 621 761 623
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,050
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17456 18105 21399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.70% 51.59% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15218 15990 18580
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -27 308 £50,000 -9.09% 14
Surrey +6 213 £44,750 -5.79% 5
Hampshire 0 170 £45,000 +7.09% 12
Berkshire -33 143 £52,500 -8.70% 2
Oxfordshire +27 99 £44,000 +10.00% 9
Buckinghamshire -18 66 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Kent +13 30 £37,500 -17.58% 2
West Sussex -54 23 £47,500 +18.75%
East Sussex -1 20 £35,000 -22.22%
M4 Corridor - 10 - -
Middlesex +11 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Isle of Wight 0 2 £27,000 +1.89%
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 504 (64.29%) Windows
2 354 (45.15%) Microsoft
3 311 (39.67%) Active Directory
4 295 (37.63%) SQL
5 270 (34.44%) Python
6 269 (34.31%) Windows Server
7 268 (34.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 257 (32.78%) Linux
9 246 (31.38%) SQL Server
10 232 (29.59%) VMware
11 215 (27.42%) C#
12 183 (23.34%) Amazon AWS
13 174 (22.19%) Bash Shell
14 169 (21.56%) Hyper-V
15 168 (21.43%) Firewall
16 165 (21.05%) .NET
17 162 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
18 149 (19.01%) Puppet
19 148 (18.88%) DevOps
20 142 (18.11%) Java
21 141 (17.98%) DNS
22 136 (17.35%) Windows Server 2012
23 135 (17.22%) Office 365
24 131 (16.71%) Opscode Chef
24 131 (16.71%) JavaScript
25 121 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
26 117 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
27 112 (14.29%) Perl
27 112 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
28 108 (13.78%) Degree

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
1 107 (13.65%) MS Exchange
2 84 (10.71%) IIS
3 72 (9.18%) SharePoint
4 54 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 53 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 47 (5.99%) Elasticsearch
7 44 (5.61%) Skype for Business
8 33 (4.21%) Apache
9 19 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (2.04%) nginx
12 15 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (1.66%) OpenStack
14 11 (1.40%) Confluence
14 11 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.51%) CMS
16 4 (0.51%) SAS
17 3 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.53%) InfoPath
3 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.79%) Teamcenter
3 8 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.64%) Exstream
5 3 (0.38%) Maximo
6 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 268 (34.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 183 (23.34%) Amazon AWS
3 135 (17.22%) Office 365
4 69 (8.80%) SaaS
5 64 (8.16%) IaaS
6 54 (6.89%) PaaS
7 24 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 20 (2.55%) Amazon S3
10 19 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 18 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (2.04%) Azure Machine Learning
13 14 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
13 14 (1.79%) Route 53
14 13 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (1.15%) npm
16 8 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
17 7 (0.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 168 (21.43%) Firewall
2 141 (17.98%) DNS
3 101 (12.88%) VPN
4 95 (12.12%) DHCP
5 81 (10.33%) TCP/IP
6 71 (9.06%) WAN
7 62 (7.91%) SAN
8 55 (7.02%) SSL
9 47 (5.99%) LAN
9 47 (5.99%) VLAN
10 39 (4.97%) Skype
11 33 (4.21%) HTTP
11 33 (4.21%) VoIP
12 30 (3.83%) MPLS
13 27 (3.44%) Kerberos
13 27 (3.44%) LDAP
14 26 (3.32%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (3.32%) Remote Desktop
15 25 (3.19%) Wireshark
16 24 (3.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (31.38%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (5.23%) MySQL
5 33 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 31 (3.95%) Power BI
7 30 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (3.19%) RDBMS
9 24 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (2.93%) Big Data
10 23 (2.93%) Oracle Database
11 22 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (2.04%) Data Lake
15 15 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (1.79%) DB2
17 13 (1.66%) MongoDB
18 12 (1.53%) NoSQL
18 12 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 70 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 63 (8.04%) Git (software)
3 40 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (5.10%) Visual Studio
4 28 (3.57%) JIRA
5 25 (3.19%) Subversion
6 19 (2.42%) Ant
6 19 (2.42%) Maven
7 18 (2.30%) Toad
8 16 (2.04%) LINQPad
9 15 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (1.91%) WinDbg
10 14 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
10 14 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (1.79%) TeamCity
11 13 (1.66%) gulp
12 11 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
13 10 (1.28%) Burp Suite
13 10 (1.28%) OllyDbg
General
1 95 (12.12%) Finance
2 15 (1.91%) Banking
3 14 (1.79%) Publishing
4 13 (1.66%) Military
5 9 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (0.89%) Marketing
7 5 (0.64%) Automotive
7 5 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.64%) Games
8 4 (0.51%) Retail
8 4 (0.51%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.38%) Advertising
9 3 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.13%) French Language
11 1 (0.13%) German Language
11 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 105 (13.39%) Developer
2 86 (10.97%) Administrator
3 85 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 82 (10.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 80 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 62 (7.91%) Systems Administrator
7 51 (6.51%) Azure Engineer
8 47 (5.99%) Consultant
9 39 (4.97%) Cloud Engineer
10 38 (4.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 36 (4.59%) Analyst
12 35 (4.46%) Architect
13 33 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
13 33 (4.21%) AWS Engineer
14 32 (4.08%) .NET Developer
14 32 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support
15 30 (3.83%) Automation Engineer
16 29 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 28 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 26 (3.32%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (21.05%) .NET
2 67 (8.55%) ASP.NET
3 61 (7.78%) CSS
4 57 (7.27%) .NET Framework
4 57 (7.27%) HTML
5 50 (6.38%) Web Services
6 43 (5.48%) jQuery
7 34 (4.34%) LINQ
8 32 (4.08%) XML
9 30 (3.83%) WCF
10 29 (3.70%) REST
11 28 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (3.57%) JSON
12 27 (3.44%) AngularJS
13 25 (3.19%) Entity Framework
14 21 (2.68%) HTML5
15 19 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (1.91%) RESTful
17 14 (1.79%) Ajax
17 14 (1.79%) React
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.69%) Data Centre
2 73 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 70 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (7.78%) Clustering
5 46 (5.87%) Public Cloud
6 38 (4.85%) Replication
7 26 (3.32%) Fintech
8 24 (3.06%) Management Information System
8 24 (3.06%) PKI
9 17 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
10 13 (1.66%) User Experience
11 12 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
12 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.28%) Blog
13 10 (1.28%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 10 (1.28%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.15%) BYOD
15 6 (0.77%) Life Science
16 5 (0.64%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 504 (64.29%) Windows
2 269 (34.31%) Windows Server
3 257 (32.78%) Linux
4 136 (17.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 117 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (8.55%) Windows 10
7 60 (7.65%) Windows 7
8 54 (6.89%) Unix
9 48 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (4.34%) Ubuntu
12 31 (3.95%) CentOS
13 19 (2.42%) Mac OS X
13 19 (2.42%) Windows 8
14 12 (1.53%) Debian
15 10 (1.28%) Solaris
16 6 (0.77%) Android
17 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.51%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.38%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (18.88%) DevOps
2 121 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (13.01%) ITIL
4 87 (11.10%) Configuration Management
5 83 (10.59%) High Availability
6 80 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (9.95%) Migration
8 65 (8.29%) Open Source
9 59 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (7.40%) Task Automation
11 56 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 50 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 47 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (5.87%) Software Engineering
15 42 (5.36%) MVC
16 40 (5.10%) Problem Management
16 40 (5.10%) Unit Testing
17 39 (4.97%) Project Management
17 39 (4.97%) Server Building
18 38 (4.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 295 (37.63%) SQL
2 270 (34.44%) Python
3 215 (27.42%) C#
4 174 (22.19%) Bash Shell
5 142 (18.11%) Java
6 131 (16.71%) JavaScript
7 112 (14.29%) Perl
8 83 (10.59%) Ruby
9 66 (8.42%) PHP
10 58 (7.40%) C++
11 49 (6.25%) C
12 44 (5.61%) T-SQL
13 37 (4.72%) VBScript
14 25 (3.19%) R
15 19 (2.42%) VB.NET
16 18 (2.30%) Bourne shell
16 18 (2.30%) Go
17 15 (1.91%) VB
18 10 (1.28%) Shell Script
19 9 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 112 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 108 (13.78%) Degree
3 91 (11.61%) Security Cleared
4 61 (7.78%) MCSE
5 60 (7.65%) SC Cleared
6 39 (4.97%) CCNA
6 39 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (4.59%) MCP
8 30 (3.83%) MCSA
8 30 (3.83%) MCSD
9 23 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
10 22 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (2.42%) DV Cleared
12 17 (2.17%) MCITP
13 15 (1.91%) AWS Certification
14 14 (1.79%) CCIE
14 14 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (1.15%) Master's Degree
16 7 (0.89%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (3.19%) SLA
3 19 (2.42%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.53%) HIPAA
4 12 (1.53%) QA
5 7 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.51%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.51%) SSAE 16
7 3 (0.38%) GDPR
8 2 (0.26%) RMADS
9 1 (0.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 311 (39.67%) Active Directory
2 169 (21.56%) Hyper-V
3 162 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (8.55%) Docker
5 48 (6.12%) vSphere
6 34 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (3.57%) Terminal Services
8 15 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.53%) XenApp
10 10 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (1.28%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.15%) Xen
12 8 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.51%) Firmware
14 4 (0.51%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.51%) vCloud
15 3 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 149 (19.01%) Puppet
2 131 (16.71%) Opscode Chef
3 100 (12.76%) SCCM
4 76 (9.69%) Ansible
5 64 (8.16%) SCOM
6 58 (7.40%) Terraform
7 33 (4.21%) Kubernetes
8 32 (4.08%) Kibana
9 28 (3.57%) Backup Exec
10 25 (3.19%) vCenter Server
11 22 (2.81%) SCVMM
12 16 (2.04%) Grafana
12 16 (2.04%) Packer
12 16 (2.04%) StatsD
12 16 (2.04%) WSUS
13 13 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
14 12 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
15 11 (1.40%) Nagios
15 11 (1.40%) Simpana
16 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 354 (45.15%) Microsoft
2 232 (29.59%) VMware
3 91 (11.61%) Cisco
4 65 (8.29%) HP
5 63 (8.04%) Oracle
6 62 (7.91%) Citrix
7 50 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 47 (5.99%) Dell
9 29 (3.70%) Veeam
10 28 (3.57%) New Relic
11 27 (3.44%) Symantec
12 21 (2.68%) Juniper
13 19 (2.42%) Sophos
14 17 (2.17%) Veritas
15 16 (2.04%) CommVault
15 16 (2.04%) SAP
15 16 (2.04%) SonicWALL
16 15 (1.91%) IBM
16 15 (1.91%) SolarWinds
16 15 (1.91%) WatchGuard