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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 108 85 76
Rank change year-on-year -23 -9 +17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 694 618 535
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.07% 3.90% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.40% 7.07% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 432 495 420
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,243 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% +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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 10,843 8,740 7,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.00% 55.22% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6,427 6,646 6,671
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in the South East.

Salary trend for PowerShell in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in the South East over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the South East

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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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +9 231 £53,750 +7.50% 26
Thames Valley -30 182 £55,000 +4.76% 32
Surrey -23 175 £65,000 +18.18% 14
Berkshire +10 97 £55,000 - 16
Buckinghamshire -35 57 £57,500 -4.17% 13
Kent -73 39 £38,000 - 5
Oxfordshire -43 29 £32,500 -27.78% 3
West Sussex -15 28 £41,000 -8.89% 1
East Sussex -36 21 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Middlesex - 13 - -
Home Counties - 5 £50,000 -
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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.

1 469 (67.58%) Azure
2 364 (52.45%) Microsoft
3 322 (46.40%) DevOps
4 306 (44.09%) Agile
5 284 (40.92%) SQL
6 260 (37.46%) CI/CD
7 253 (36.46%) Windows
8 234 (33.72%) AWS
9 229 (33.00%) Python
10 212 (30.55%) Bash
11 201 (28.96%) Azure DevOps
12 193 (27.81%) .NET
13 178 (25.65%) C#
14 177 (25.50%) Test Automation
15 163 (23.49%) Kubernetes
16 161 (23.20%) Active Directory
17 157 (22.62%) Serverless
18 146 (21.04%) Microsoft 365
19 141 (20.32%) Problem-Solving
20 140 (20.17%) Windows Server
21 139 (20.03%) Social Skills
22 137 (19.74%) Terraform
23 133 (19.16%) Linux
24 132 (19.02%) SQL Server
24 132 (19.02%) Finance
25 123 (17.72%) Risk Management
25 123 (17.72%) Docker
26 121 (17.44%) Java
27 117 (16.86%) VMware
28 111 (15.99%) Microservices

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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 51 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.62%) MS Exchange
3 36 (5.19%) Apache Spark
4 27 (3.89%) IIS
5 8 (1.15%) Confluence
6 7 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.86%) CMS
7 6 (0.86%) nginx
7 6 (0.86%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.86%) WordPress
8 4 (0.58%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.43%) Apache
10 2 (0.29%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.29%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.58%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.43%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 469 (67.58%) Azure
2 234 (33.72%) AWS
3 201 (28.96%) Azure DevOps
4 157 (22.62%) Serverless
5 146 (21.04%) Microsoft 365
6 102 (14.70%) Power Platform
7 86 (12.39%) AWS Lambda
8 77 (11.10%) SaaS
9 72 (10.37%) PaaS
10 64 (9.22%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 60 (8.65%) Azure Data Factory
12 55 (7.93%) Azure AKS
13 53 (7.64%) GitHub
14 45 (6.48%) IaaS
15 41 (5.91%) Azure Monitor
16 38 (5.48%) OpenShift
17 37 (5.33%) GitHub Actions
18 36 (5.19%) GCP
19 35 (5.04%) Azure Functions
19 35 (5.04%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 81 (11.67%) Firewall
2 70 (10.09%) DNS
3 56 (8.07%) DHCP
4 55 (7.93%) Internet
5 39 (5.62%) LAN
5 39 (5.62%) SAN
6 38 (5.48%) WAN
7 33 (4.76%) VLAN
8 30 (4.32%) Wireshark
9 28 (4.03%) VPN
10 17 (2.45%) Cisco IPT
11 14 (2.02%) WLAN
12 13 (1.87%) Network Security
13 12 (1.73%) SMTP
14 10 (1.44%) PBX
14 10 (1.44%) TCP/IP
15 9 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.30%) iSCSI
15 9 (1.30%) NAS
15 9 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 92 (13.26%) Power BI
3 86 (12.39%) NoSQL
4 65 (9.37%) MongoDB
5 59 (8.50%) Big Data
6 58 (8.36%) Data Lake
7 57 (8.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 55 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (5.91%) MySQL
9 41 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (5.04%) Flink
11 32 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (3.60%) Amazon Athena
12 25 (3.60%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (3.17%) HDInsight
13 22 (3.17%) Relational Database
14 19 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
17 4 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 86 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 69 (9.94%) Jenkins
3 60 (8.65%) JIRA
4 56 (8.07%) Visual Studio
5 42 (6.05%) Subversion
6 36 (5.19%) Ant
7 35 (5.04%) Gradle
7 35 (5.04%) Maven
7 35 (5.04%) Selenium
8 28 (4.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 26 (3.75%) SpecFlow
10 18 (2.59%) GitLab
11 14 (2.02%) NUnit
12 13 (1.87%) TeamCity
13 12 (1.73%) MSBuild
14 11 (1.59%) GoogleTest
15 10 (1.44%) Bitbucket
15 10 (1.44%) TestRail
16 8 (1.15%) NMock
16 8 (1.15%) Postman
General
1 139 (20.03%) Social Skills
2 132 (19.02%) Finance
3 104 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (7.78%) Manufacturing
5 47 (6.77%) Legal
6 38 (5.48%) Organisational Skills
7 27 (3.89%) Retail
8 25 (3.60%) Marketing
9 24 (3.46%) Telecoms
10 23 (3.31%) Public Sector
11 22 (3.17%) Documentation Skills
12 19 (2.74%) Publishing
13 16 (2.31%) Local Government
14 11 (1.59%) Back Office
15 10 (1.44%) Banking
16 8 (1.15%) Influencing Skills
16 8 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
17 6 (0.86%) Advertising
17 6 (0.86%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.86%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 107 (15.42%) Cloud Engineer
2 89 (12.82%) Developer
3 72 (10.37%) Azure Engineer
4 69 (9.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 66 (9.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 65 (9.37%) Security Engineer
7 61 (8.79%) Data Engineer
8 46 (6.63%) Analyst
9 45 (6.48%) Architect
10 42 (6.05%) Support Engineer
11 38 (5.48%) C# Developer
11 38 (5.48%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 37 (5.33%) Software Developer
12 37 (5.33%) Software Engineer
13 36 (5.19%) Senior Security Engineer
14 35 (5.04%) Java Engineer
14 35 (5.04%) Senior Java Engineer
15 34 (4.90%) .NET Software Engineer
15 34 (4.90%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
15 34 (4.90%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (27.81%) .NET
2 83 (11.96%) HTML
3 79 (11.38%) JSON
4 60 (8.65%) REST
5 58 (8.36%) CSS
6 55 (7.93%) ASP.NET
7 52 (7.49%) RESTful
8 39 (5.62%) AngularJS
9 38 (5.48%) ARM Templates
10 37 (5.33%) .NET Framework
11 35 (5.04%) JDBC
12 30 (4.32%) jQuery
13 26 (3.75%) .NET Core
13 26 (3.75%) HTML5
13 26 (3.75%) Serverless Framework
14 25 (3.60%) JSON Schema
14 25 (3.60%) Node.js
15 15 (2.16%) Elastic Stack
16 14 (2.02%) YAML
17 13 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.10%) Linux Command Line
2 71 (10.23%) Cloud Native
3 65 (9.37%) Data Structures
4 63 (9.08%) Algorithms
5 38 (5.48%) User Experience
6 35 (5.04%) Life Science
7 34 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
8 29 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (3.89%) Mobile App
10 26 (3.75%) Renewable Energy
11 24 (3.46%) Clustering
11 24 (3.46%) Virtual Team
12 23 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (2.02%) Public Cloud
15 13 (1.87%) Driving Licence
16 12 (1.73%) Data Centre
16 12 (1.73%) PKI
17 11 (1.59%) Replication
18 10 (1.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 253 (36.46%) Windows
2 140 (20.17%) Windows Server
3 133 (19.16%) Linux
4 60 (8.65%) Windows Server 2019
5 59 (8.50%) Windows 10
6 58 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (6.63%) Unix
8 44 (6.34%) Windows Server 2016
9 38 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (2.45%) Windows 7
12 15 (2.16%) Mac OS
12 15 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (1.44%) VMS
14 9 (1.30%) Windows XP
15 8 (1.15%) Android
16 7 (1.01%) CentOS
17 6 (0.86%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (46.40%) DevOps
2 306 (44.09%) Agile
3 260 (37.46%) CI/CD
4 177 (25.50%) Test Automation
5 141 (20.32%) Problem-Solving
6 123 (17.72%) Risk Management
7 111 (15.99%) Microservices
8 105 (15.13%) Analytics
9 93 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 92 (13.26%) Cybersecurity
11 91 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 88 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
13 84 (12.10%) ITIL
14 83 (11.96%) Mentoring
15 81 (11.67%) ETL
16 80 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
17 76 (10.95%) Information Security
18 74 (10.66%) MVC
18 74 (10.66%) SDLC
19 68 (9.80%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 284 (40.92%) SQL
2 229 (33.00%) Python
3 212 (30.55%) Bash
4 178 (25.65%) C#
5 121 (17.44%) Java
6 84 (12.10%) JavaScript
7 75 (10.81%) Ruby
8 52 (7.49%) Perl
9 48 (6.92%) T-SQL
10 46 (6.63%) PHP
11 35 (5.04%) Shell Script
12 34 (4.90%) Scala
13 18 (2.59%) VBScript
14 15 (2.16%) VB
15 11 (1.59%) C++
16 9 (1.30%) C
17 7 (1.01%) Kotlin
18 6 (0.86%) TypeScript
19 5 (0.72%) Groovy
19 5 (0.72%) Lua
Qualifications
1 92 (13.26%) Degree
2 63 (9.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (5.91%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (3.75%) Numerate Degree
6 19 (2.74%) CISSP
6 19 (2.74%) HNC
7 17 (2.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 15 (2.16%) A+ Certification
9 11 (1.59%) Master's Degree
10 10 (1.44%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.30%) MCITP
12 8 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.86%) CCNP
13 6 (0.86%) MCSE
13 6 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.72%) MCP
15 4 (0.58%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.48%) SLA
2 31 (4.47%) QA
3 19 (2.74%) Data Quality
4 18 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 18 (2.59%) SOC 2
5 16 (2.31%) GDPR
5 16 (2.31%) GRC
6 14 (2.02%) SOC 1
7 6 (0.86%) NIST
8 3 (0.43%) NCSC
9 2 (0.29%) IASME
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 161 (23.20%) Active Directory
2 123 (17.72%) Docker
3 73 (10.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (4.90%) Hyper-V
5 32 (4.61%) XenApp
6 31 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (3.89%) vSphere
8 11 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (1.30%) Terminal Server
10 6 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.58%) Firmware
12 3 (0.43%) KVM
13 2 (0.29%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.14%) LXC
14 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.14%) NDS
14 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 163 (23.49%) Kubernetes
2 137 (19.74%) Terraform
3 103 (14.84%) Ansible
4 64 (9.22%) SCCM
5 40 (5.76%) Puppet
6 36 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
7 35 (5.04%) Microsoft Intune
8 27 (3.89%) Grafana
9 18 (2.59%) Prometheus
10 16 (2.31%) PowerCLI
11 14 (2.02%) FortiGate
11 14 (2.02%) IBM BigFix
12 11 (1.59%) SCOM
13 7 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.86%) Pingdom
14 6 (0.86%) vCenter Server
15 5 (0.72%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 5 (0.72%) Kibana
15 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
15 5 (0.72%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 364 (52.45%) Microsoft
2 117 (16.86%) VMware
3 70 (10.09%) Google
4 58 (8.36%) Databricks
5 48 (6.92%) Citrix
6 38 (5.48%) Cisco
7 33 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 30 (4.32%) IBM
9 22 (3.17%) HP
9 22 (3.17%) Palantir
10 20 (2.88%) NetApp
10 20 (2.88%) Splunk
11 18 (2.59%) Trend Micro
12 17 (2.45%) Meraki
12 17 (2.45%) Palo Alto
12 17 (2.45%) SolarWinds
12 17 (2.45%) Veeam
13 15 (2.16%) Oracle
14 14 (2.02%) Dynatrace
15 10 (1.44%) EMC