Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 145 178
Rank change year-on-year +27 +33 +13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 796 681 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.65% 2.33% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 4.33% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 605 552 595
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £64,600
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +1.06%

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 17,488 15,735 19,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.13% 53.75% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15,251 13,652 17,464
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,700 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 +31 356 £50,000 +1.01% 53
Berkshire +42 199 £53,750 -2.27% 30
Hampshire +59 195 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Surrey -15 158 £52,500 +16.67% 20
Buckinghamshire +36 107 £44,000 +33.33% 11
Oxfordshire -36 50 £52,500 +16.67% 12
West Sussex -6 44 £45,000 +9.76% 5
Kent -7 24 £36,250 -3.33% 9
Middlesex - 11 £55,000 -
East Sussex -27 1 - - 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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.

1 461 (57.91%) Windows
2 371 (46.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 364 (45.73%) Microsoft
4 284 (35.68%) SQL Server
5 271 (34.05%) SQL
6 269 (33.79%) Active Directory
6 269 (33.79%) Windows Server
7 246 (30.90%) Linux
8 236 (29.65%) Python
9 209 (26.26%) VMware
10 208 (26.13%) DevOps
11 199 (25.00%) C#
12 177 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
13 165 (20.73%) .NET
14 162 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
15 146 (18.34%) Bash Shell
16 142 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 134 (16.83%) Firewall
18 128 (16.08%) Hyper-V
19 113 (14.20%) Oracle
20 112 (14.07%) ITIL
21 109 (13.69%) Ansible
22 104 (13.07%) DNS
23 103 (12.94%) JavaScript
24 99 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
25 98 (12.31%) Office 365
26 97 (12.19%) Puppet
27 95 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
28 94 (11.81%) Git (software)
28 94 (11.81%) Docker

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 70 (8.79%) IIS
2 37 (4.65%) NServiceBus
3 34 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 26 (3.27%) Apache
5 23 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (2.89%) MS Exchange
6 18 (2.26%) Tomcat
6 18 (2.26%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (2.14%) OpenStack
8 16 (2.01%) Oracle Service Bus
9 15 (1.88%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.76%) nginx
11 13 (1.63%) Confluence
12 12 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (1.26%) JBoss
13 10 (1.26%) Skype for Business
14 9 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (0.50%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 371 (46.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 162 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
3 98 (12.31%) Office 365
4 91 (11.43%) IaaS
5 90 (11.31%) PaaS
6 58 (7.29%) SaaS
7 40 (5.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 39 (4.90%) Serverless
9 31 (3.89%) Bluemix
9 31 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (3.89%) IBM Cloud
10 27 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
11 25 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (2.64%) Dynamics 365
12 21 (2.64%) GitHub
13 20 (2.51%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (1.26%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.88%) NuGet
16 6 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 5 (0.63%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 134 (16.83%) Firewall
2 104 (13.07%) DNS
3 81 (10.18%) DHCP
4 66 (8.29%) WAN
5 62 (7.79%) TCP/IP
6 43 (5.40%) LAN
7 42 (5.28%) HTTP
8 39 (4.90%) Network Security
8 39 (4.90%) VPN
9 38 (4.77%) SAN
10 18 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (2.26%) NAS
11 16 (2.01%) Internet
12 15 (1.88%) VLAN
13 14 (1.76%) WLAN
14 13 (1.63%) IPv4
14 13 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (1.51%) HTTPS
15 12 (1.51%) IPv6
16 11 (1.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (35.68%) SQL Server
2 63 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (5.28%) SQL Server 2016
5 36 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (4.40%) MySQL
7 34 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 33 (4.15%) Oracle Database
9 28 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (3.27%) RDBMS
11 21 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 21 (2.64%) SQL Server 2014
12 20 (2.51%) NoSQL
13 14 (1.76%) Big Data
13 14 (1.76%) Redis
13 14 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.38%) Cosmos DB
15 11 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 94 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 69 (8.67%) Jenkins
3 52 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (5.28%) JIRA
5 34 (4.27%) TeamCity
5 34 (4.27%) Visual Studio
6 33 (4.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 24 (3.02%) GitLab
8 19 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 17 (2.14%) Subversion
10 11 (1.38%) GoCD
11 10 (1.26%) Protractor
12 9 (1.13%) Selenium
13 8 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.01%) Bitbucket
14 7 (0.88%) MSI
14 7 (0.88%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.75%) NUnit
16 5 (0.63%) LINQPad
16 5 (0.63%) YouTrack
General
1 89 (11.18%) Finance
2 38 (4.77%) Publishing
3 31 (3.89%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.27%) Retail
5 19 (2.39%) Marketing
6 14 (1.76%) French Language
6 14 (1.76%) Italian Language
6 14 (1.76%) Spanish Language
7 9 (1.13%) Advertising
7 9 (1.13%) Back Office
7 9 (1.13%) German Language
8 7 (0.88%) Games
9 6 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.75%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.63%) Dutch Language
10 5 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
10 5 (0.63%) Turkish Language
11 4 (0.50%) Law
11 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (14.57%) Developer
2 89 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 85 (10.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 74 (9.30%) Architect
5 67 (8.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 62 (7.79%) Analyst
7 51 (6.41%) Administrator
8 46 (5.78%) Cloud Architect
9 44 (5.53%) Support Analyst
9 44 (5.53%) Systems Engineer
10 43 (5.40%) Azure Engineer
11 39 (4.90%) DBA
11 39 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
12 37 (4.65%) .NET Developer
13 30 (3.77%) C# Developer
13 30 (3.77%) Consultant
13 30 (3.77%) Support Engineer
14 29 (3.64%) Junior
14 29 (3.64%) SQL DBA
15 27 (3.39%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (20.73%) .NET
2 82 (10.30%) ASP.NET
3 58 (7.29%) Middleware
4 49 (6.16%) AngularJS
5 48 (6.03%) HTML
6 47 (5.90%) JSON
7 39 (4.90%) .NET Framework
8 36 (4.52%) CSS
8 36 (4.52%) REST
9 31 (3.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (3.89%) Web Services
10 29 (3.64%) Node.js
11 26 (3.27%) Entity Framework
11 26 (3.27%) LDAP
12 23 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (2.89%) XML
13 22 (2.76%) HTML5
14 20 (2.51%) jQuery
15 18 (2.26%) LINQ
16 16 (2.01%) React
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.53%) Data Centre
3 41 (5.15%) Public Cloud
4 35 (4.40%) Private Cloud
5 33 (4.15%) Clustering
6 30 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (3.02%) Computer Science
8 24 (3.02%) PKI
9 22 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 16 (2.01%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.88%) Replication
12 11 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.38%) User Experience
12 11 (1.38%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (1.01%) Animation
14 8 (1.01%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.75%) Driving Licence
16 5 (0.63%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 461 (57.91%) Windows
2 269 (33.79%) Windows Server
3 246 (30.90%) Linux
4 99 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 95 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (6.28%) Unix
7 48 (6.03%) Windows 10
8 23 (2.89%) Windows 7
9 21 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (1.38%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.75%) CentOS
13 5 (0.63%) VMS
14 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.25%) Debian
15 2 (0.25%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.25%) Solaris
16 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (26.13%) DevOps
2 177 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (14.07%) ITIL
4 83 (10.43%) Migration
5 79 (9.92%) Test Automation
6 78 (9.80%) Configuration Management
7 75 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
8 72 (9.05%) Scrum
9 61 (7.66%) Load Balancing
10 60 (7.54%) High Availability
11 57 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (6.41%) Open Source
13 44 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 44 (5.53%) Logistics
13 44 (5.53%) Mentoring
13 44 (5.53%) Presales
14 41 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
15 39 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
16 38 (4.77%) Information Security
17 37 (4.65%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 271 (34.05%) SQL
2 236 (29.65%) Python
3 199 (25.00%) C#
4 146 (18.34%) Bash Shell
5 103 (12.94%) JavaScript
6 75 (9.42%) Perl
7 71 (8.92%) T-SQL
8 55 (6.91%) Ruby
9 49 (6.16%) Java
10 44 (5.53%) VBScript
11 30 (3.77%) C++
12 28 (3.52%) R
13 27 (3.39%) VBA
14 26 (3.27%) C
15 22 (2.76%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.88%) VB
17 14 (1.76%) TypeScript
18 9 (1.13%) PHP
19 6 (0.75%) Go
20 5 (0.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 91 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (9.92%) Degree
3 63 (7.91%) Security Cleared
4 52 (6.53%) MCSE
5 44 (5.53%) MCSA
5 44 (5.53%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.76%) DV Cleared
7 19 (2.39%) MCP
8 16 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
9 14 (1.76%) ISEB
10 12 (1.51%) ISTQB
10 12 (1.51%) MCSD
11 8 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.63%) MCTS
13 4 (0.50%) CCNA
13 4 (0.50%) CISSP
13 4 (0.50%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (4.52%) SLA
3 27 (3.39%) QA
4 18 (2.26%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.75%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.25%) GCP
7 2 (0.25%) GDPR
7 2 (0.25%) PMO
7 2 (0.25%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 269 (33.79%) Active Directory
2 142 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (16.08%) Hyper-V
4 94 (11.81%) Docker
5 30 (3.77%) vSphere
6 28 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (2.14%) XenApp
9 14 (1.76%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (1.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.63%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.50%) LXC
13 4 (0.50%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.50%) Xen
14 3 (0.38%) NDS
Systems Management
1 109 (13.69%) Ansible
2 97 (12.19%) Puppet
3 78 (9.80%) SCCM
4 71 (8.92%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (5.90%) Terraform
6 46 (5.78%) Kubernetes
6 46 (5.78%) SCOM
7 17 (2.14%) WSUS
8 16 (2.01%) Failover Clustering
9 14 (1.76%) Nessus
10 12 (1.51%) Kibana
11 11 (1.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 11 (1.38%) vCenter Server
12 10 (1.26%) PowerCLI
12 10 (1.26%) SCVMM
13 9 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.88%) logstash
14 7 (0.88%) Prometheus
14 7 (0.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 364 (45.73%) Microsoft
2 209 (26.26%) VMware
3 113 (14.20%) Oracle
4 66 (8.29%) Citrix
5 61 (7.66%) Cisco
6 45 (5.65%) Google
7 43 (5.40%) HP
8 39 (4.90%) IBM
9 33 (4.15%) Splunk
10 25 (3.14%) Red Hat
11 18 (2.26%) Ivanti
12 17 (2.14%) SolarWinds
13 15 (1.88%) Aruba
13 15 (1.88%) Dell
13 15 (1.88%) TOWER Software
14 14 (1.76%) CheckPoint
15 12 (1.51%) Atlassian
15 12 (1.51%) CA
15 12 (1.51%) New Relic
15 12 (1.51%) Shavlik