Period
to 22 October 2019

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

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 65 123
Rank change year-on-year -8 +58 +42
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 257 413 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.75% 3.90% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.53% 7.27% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 202 305 252
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £33,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £64,875
England median annual salary £51,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,411 5,680 6,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 49.72% 53.61% 58.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,457 4,665 5,692
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the East of England

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in the East of England

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the East of England

PowerShell
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Hertfordshire -4 100 £53,000 +0.95% 20
Cambridgeshire +38 83 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Suffolk -3 33 £55,000 +26.44% 13
Bedfordshire -20 19 £43,750 -5.01% 4
Essex +14 16 £50,000 - 2
Norfolk -4 5 £32,500 -7.14% 4
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 137 (53.31%) Windows
2 134 (52.14%) Microsoft
3 118 (45.91%) Azure
4 92 (35.80%) Active Directory
5 79 (30.74%) VMware
6 76 (29.57%) Windows Server
7 72 (28.02%) DevOps
8 67 (26.07%) AWS
9 66 (25.68%) Linux
9 66 (25.68%) Python
10 65 (25.29%) ITIL
11 64 (24.90%) SQL
12 63 (24.51%) Office 365
13 62 (24.12%) SQL Server
14 57 (22.18%) DNS
15 56 (21.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 53 (20.62%) Hyper-V
17 49 (19.07%) DHCP
18 46 (17.90%) SharePoint
18 46 (17.90%) Windows Server 2012
19 43 (16.73%) Docker
19 43 (16.73%) SCCM
19 43 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
20 42 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
20 42 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
21 39 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
22 38 (14.79%) Bash Shell
22 38 (14.79%) Puppet
22 38 (14.79%) Ansible
23 37 (14.40%) Citrix

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 46 (17.90%) SharePoint
2 30 (11.67%) MS Exchange
3 26 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (10.12%) Skype for Business
4 23 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (8.56%) IIS
6 15 (5.84%) nginx
7 13 (5.06%) Tomcat
8 12 (4.67%) OpenStack
9 11 (4.28%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (4.28%) CloudStack
9 11 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.56%) Apache
11 3 (1.17%) JBoss
11 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.78%) Confluence
13 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.33%) InfoPath
3 6 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.39%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 118 (45.91%) Azure
2 67 (26.07%) AWS
3 63 (24.51%) Office 365
4 23 (8.95%) SaaS
5 21 (8.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (8.17%) OneDrive
6 20 (7.78%) IaaS
6 20 (7.78%) Power Platform
7 19 (7.39%) PaaS
8 16 (6.23%) GCP
9 11 (4.28%) DigitalOcean
9 11 (4.28%) Heroku
10 10 (3.89%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (3.89%) Dynamics 365
11 8 (3.11%) OpenShift
12 5 (1.95%) Serverless
13 4 (1.56%) Yammer
14 3 (1.17%) Akamai
14 3 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (1.17%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 57 (22.18%) DNS
2 49 (19.07%) DHCP
3 31 (12.06%) TCP/IP
4 27 (10.51%) Skype
5 22 (8.56%) Firewall
5 22 (8.56%) NetScaler
6 15 (5.84%) VLAN
6 15 (5.84%) VPN
7 12 (4.67%) LAN
7 12 (4.67%) SAN
8 10 (3.89%) SSL
9 9 (3.50%) BIG-IP
10 7 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (2.72%) FabricPath
10 7 (2.72%) WAN
10 7 (2.72%) Wireshark
11 6 (2.33%) Network Security
12 5 (1.95%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.56%) HTTP
13 4 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (24.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.78%) Power BI
3 19 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (5.84%) MySQL
6 13 (5.06%) Big Data
7 12 (4.67%) SSDT
8 11 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (4.28%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.56%) GIS
10 4 (1.56%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.17%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (10.89%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.12%) Visual Studio
3 23 (8.95%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.61%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.11%) JIRA
6 8 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (3.11%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.72%) Burp Suite
7 7 (2.72%) Fiddler
7 7 (2.72%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.95%) Gradle
9 5 (1.95%) Maven
9 5 (1.95%) Subversion
10 4 (1.56%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.17%) git-flow
11 3 (1.17%) GitLab
11 3 (1.17%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 34 (13.23%) Finance
2 12 (4.67%) Legal
3 8 (3.11%) Retail
4 6 (2.33%) Games
5 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 3 (1.17%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.78%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
8 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (19.46%) Analyst
2 41 (15.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (12.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (8.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 21 (8.17%) Consultant
5 21 (8.17%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (7.78%) Security Engineer
7 15 (5.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (5.06%) Applications Engineer
10 12 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 11 (4.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (4.28%) DBA
11 11 (4.28%) Developer
11 11 (4.28%) Technical Leader
12 10 (3.89%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.50%) Azure Engineer
13 9 (3.50%) Senior Security Engineer
14 8 (3.11%) Security Researcher
15 7 (2.72%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.89%) .NET
2 12 (4.67%) Web Services
3 11 (4.28%) ASP.NET
3 11 (4.28%) Kafka
3 11 (4.28%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (3.89%) CSS
5 9 (3.50%) Java EE
6 7 (2.72%) HTML
6 7 (2.72%) jQuery
7 6 (2.33%) Backbone.js
8 5 (1.95%) XML
9 4 (1.56%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.56%) Entity Framework
9 4 (1.56%) Sass
9 4 (1.56%) STL
9 4 (1.56%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (1.17%) .NET Core
10 3 (1.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (12.84%) Data Centre
3 23 (8.95%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.23%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (4.67%) Life Science
6 11 (4.28%) Driving Licence
6 11 (4.28%) Renewable Energy
7 10 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.50%) Clustering
9 7 (2.72%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.72%) Replication
10 6 (2.33%) Cloud Native
10 6 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.95%) Cybercrime
11 5 (1.95%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.95%) PKI
11 5 (1.95%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.56%) User Experience
13 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 137 (53.31%) Windows
2 76 (29.57%) Windows Server
3 66 (25.68%) Linux
4 46 (17.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (9.34%) CentOS
6 24 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (8.95%) Ubuntu
8 12 (4.67%) Unix
8 12 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (3.89%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.11%) SUSE
11 7 (2.72%) AIX
11 7 (2.72%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.17%) Fedora
12 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.78%) Android
13 2 (0.78%) Debian
13 2 (0.78%) Solaris
13 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (28.02%) DevOps
2 65 (25.29%) ITIL
3 56 (21.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 43 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (13.23%) Test Automation
6 32 (12.45%) Infrastructure as Code
7 30 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (10.51%) Penetration Testing
9 26 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (9.73%) High Availability
11 23 (8.95%) SDLC
12 20 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.39%) Configuration Management
13 19 (7.39%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (7.39%) Information Security
13 19 (7.39%) Secure Coding
13 19 (7.39%) SIEM
13 19 (7.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 17 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (6.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (25.68%) Python
2 64 (24.90%) SQL
3 38 (14.79%) Bash Shell
4 35 (13.62%) Java
5 30 (11.67%) C#
5 30 (11.67%) Shell Script
6 21 (8.17%) C
7 20 (7.78%) Ruby
8 19 (7.39%) Go
9 15 (5.84%) Perl
10 14 (5.45%) T-SQL
11 12 (4.67%) JavaScript
12 9 (3.50%) C++
12 9 (3.50%) VBScript
13 8 (3.11%) Apple Swift
13 8 (3.11%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.56%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.17%) VBA
16 2 (0.78%) Julia
16 2 (0.78%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 30 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.73%) MCSE
3 21 (8.17%) MCSA
4 17 (6.61%) Degree
5 16 (6.23%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (5.06%) CISSP
7 12 (4.67%) CCNA
7 12 (4.67%) CEH
8 10 (3.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.11%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (1.56%) CCAA
12 4 (1.56%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.17%) MCP
13 3 (1.17%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.78%) CITP
14 2 (0.78%) LPIC
14 2 (0.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.39%) SLA
2 12 (4.67%) COBIT
3 9 (3.50%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.50%) QA
4 7 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.56%) GDPR
5 4 (1.56%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 92 (35.80%) Active Directory
2 53 (20.62%) Hyper-V
3 43 (16.73%) Docker
4 39 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (10.12%) XenApp
6 10 (3.89%) vSphere
7 8 (3.11%) VMware NSX
8 7 (2.72%) KVM
9 6 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.17%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.17%) Firmware
10 3 (1.17%) NFS
10 3 (1.17%) Samba
10 3 (1.17%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.17%) Xen
10 3 (1.17%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (16.73%) SCCM
2 38 (14.79%) Ansible
2 38 (14.79%) Puppet
3 31 (12.06%) Kubernetes
4 29 (11.28%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (10.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 26 (10.12%) Terraform
7 16 (6.23%) WSUS
8 14 (5.45%) SCOM
9 12 (4.67%) Microsoft Intune
10 11 (4.28%) Packer
11 10 (3.89%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (3.11%) vRealize
13 7 (2.72%) Nagios
13 7 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (2.72%) SCOrch
14 5 (1.95%) vCenter Server
15 4 (1.56%) AirWatch
16 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
16 3 (1.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 134 (52.14%) Microsoft
2 79 (30.74%) VMware
3 37 (14.40%) Citrix
4 31 (12.06%) Symantec
5 28 (10.89%) CommVault
6 24 (9.34%) Cisco
7 23 (8.95%) Ivanti
8 22 (8.56%) Zscaler
9 15 (5.84%) Oracle
9 15 (5.84%) Qualys
10 13 (5.06%) F5
10 13 (5.06%) Rackspace
11 12 (4.67%) Veracode
12 10 (3.89%) Atlassian
13 9 (3.50%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.11%) IBM
14 8 (3.11%) Nimble Storage
15 7 (2.72%) Dell
15 7 (2.72%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.95%) Meraki