Period
to 24 January 2022

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

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 77 62 91
Rank change year-on-year -15 +29 -15
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 222 96 206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.77% 3.99% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.13% 7.47% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 142 67 172
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,350
25th Percentile £39,563 £36,875 £38,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £64,688 £67,500 £57,813
90th Percentile £72,950 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,729 1,285 3,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.40% 53.39% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,184 975 2,289
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,375 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the East of England

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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 24 January 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
Hertfordshire -6 116 £45,000 - 28
Cambridgeshire -13 63 £58,750 +41.57% 28
Bedfordshire -6 23 £42,000 -40.00% 4
Essex -14 15 £52,500 -25.00% 5
Norfolk -20 3 £37,616 +15.74% 2
Suffolk -21 2 £31,000 -52.31% 5
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 139 (62.61%) Microsoft
2 136 (61.26%) Azure
3 126 (56.76%) Active Directory
4 113 (50.90%) Windows
5 83 (37.39%) DevOps
6 80 (36.04%) AWS
7 79 (35.59%) Microsoft 365
7 79 (35.59%) SQL
8 73 (32.88%) Python
9 60 (27.03%) Windows Server
10 52 (23.42%) Terraform
11 51 (22.97%) SQL Server
12 49 (22.07%) VMware
13 48 (21.62%) C#
13 48 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 48 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (19.37%) Social Skills
14 43 (19.37%) ITIL
15 40 (18.02%) .NET
15 40 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (17.12%) SharePoint
17 37 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
18 36 (16.22%) Windows Server 2019
18 36 (16.22%) Windows 10
18 36 (16.22%) Analytics
18 36 (16.22%) Hyper-V
18 36 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
19 33 (14.86%) Oracle
20 32 (14.41%) VB

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 38 (17.12%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.21%) IIS
3 11 (4.95%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.80%) Apache
5 4 (1.80%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.90%) Confluence
7 2 (0.90%) Documentum
Applications
1 36 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) NetSuite
1 5 (2.25%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.45%) HFM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 136 (61.26%) Azure
2 80 (36.04%) AWS
3 79 (35.59%) Microsoft 365
4 30 (13.51%) Serverless
5 21 (9.46%) Azure Monitor
6 19 (8.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 17 (7.66%) Azure Data Factory
8 15 (6.76%) Amazon S3
8 15 (6.76%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (6.76%) Azure Functions
8 15 (6.76%) GitHub
8 15 (6.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 14 (6.31%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 14 (6.31%) Power Platform
10 13 (5.86%) Azure Event Grid
10 13 (5.86%) SaaS
11 12 (5.41%) IaaS
12 11 (4.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (4.95%) AWS CloudTrail
12 11 (4.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.51%) Firewall
2 28 (12.61%) DNS
3 21 (9.46%) DHCP
4 16 (7.21%) TCP/IP
4 16 (7.21%) VPN
5 14 (6.31%) WAN
6 13 (5.86%) Cisco IPT
6 13 (5.86%) HTTP
6 13 (5.86%) VLAN
7 10 (4.50%) LAN
8 7 (3.15%) MPLS
8 7 (3.15%) SAN
9 6 (2.70%) NAS
9 6 (2.70%) Network Security
10 5 (2.25%) Skype
11 4 (1.80%) ADSL
11 4 (1.80%) BGP
11 4 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.80%) Internet
11 4 (1.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.36%) Data Lake
3 22 (9.91%) Big Data
4 13 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.86%) Power BI
5 12 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (3.15%) HDInsight
8 6 (2.70%) Amazon Athena
8 6 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (2.70%) Electronic Patient Records
8 6 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.80%) MySQL
10 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (7.66%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.86%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.41%) Subversion
4 8 (3.60%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.80%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.35%) MSI
7 2 (0.90%) JIRA
7 2 (0.90%) kappa
7 2 (0.90%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.45%) GitLab
General
1 43 (19.37%) Social Skills
2 9 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.15%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.70%) Publishing
5 5 (2.25%) Law
5 5 (2.25%) Marketing
6 4 (1.80%) Back Office
6 4 (1.80%) Finance
7 3 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (1.35%) Games
7 3 (1.35%) Police
8 2 (0.90%) Retail
8 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 37 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 35 (15.77%) Analyst
3 26 (11.71%) Support Engineer
4 25 (11.26%) IT Support
4 25 (11.26%) Security Engineer
5 22 (9.91%) Support Analyst
6 21 (9.46%) Data Engineer
7 18 (8.11%) Developer
8 17 (7.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 16 (7.21%) IT Analyst
10 15 (6.76%) AWS DevOps
10 15 (6.76%) IT Support Analyst
10 15 (6.76%) SQL Analyst
10 15 (6.76%) SQL Support Analyst
11 14 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 12 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 12 (5.41%) SOC Engineer
12 12 (5.41%) SOC Specialist
13 11 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.02%) .NET
2 23 (10.36%) JSON
3 13 (5.86%) LDAP
4 12 (5.41%) Regular Expression
5 10 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (4.50%) XML
6 6 (2.70%) HTML
6 6 (2.70%) Kafka
7 5 (2.25%) ARM Templates
7 5 (2.25%) React
8 4 (1.80%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.80%) REST
8 4 (1.80%) ServiceStack
9 3 (1.35%) ADO
9 3 (1.35%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.35%) SOAP
10 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.90%) CSS
10 2 (0.90%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.41%) Cyber Defence
1 12 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
2 10 (4.50%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.60%) Cloud Native
3 8 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (3.60%) Tandem
4 6 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.80%) Biotechnology
6 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.35%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.90%) CMDB
8 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.90%) Online Games
8 2 (0.90%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Clustering
9 1 (0.45%) EPoS
9 1 (0.45%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 113 (50.90%) Windows
2 60 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 37 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
4 36 (16.22%) Windows 10
4 36 (16.22%) Windows Server 2019
5 32 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (10.81%) Mac OS
7 17 (7.66%) Linux
8 5 (2.25%) Android
8 5 (2.25%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.90%) VMS
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.45%) Unix
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (37.39%) DevOps
2 48 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
3 43 (19.37%) ITIL
4 40 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (16.22%) Analytics
6 28 (12.61%) Risk Management
7 27 (12.16%) CI/CD
8 25 (11.26%) Information Management
8 25 (11.26%) Project Management
9 24 (10.81%) ETL
9 24 (10.81%) Security Operations
10 23 (10.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (10.36%) Migration
11 22 (9.91%) Infrastructure as Code
11 22 (9.91%) ITSM
12 19 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 18 (8.11%) Configuration Management
13 18 (8.11%) Data Analytics
13 18 (8.11%) SIEM
14 17 (7.66%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 79 (35.59%) SQL
2 73 (32.88%) Python
3 48 (21.62%) C#
4 32 (14.41%) VB
5 31 (13.96%) Bash
6 26 (11.71%) Java
7 16 (7.21%) JavaScript
8 13 (5.86%) Scala
9 11 (4.95%) Groovy
10 7 (3.15%) Perl
10 7 (3.15%) Ruby
11 6 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.80%) VBScript
13 3 (1.35%) Bicep
14 1 (0.45%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.45%) C++
14 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (13.06%) Security Cleared
3 28 (12.61%) SC Cleared
4 26 (11.71%) Degree
5 21 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (9.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 20 (9.01%) MCSA
7 14 (6.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 14 (6.31%) CISSP
8 12 (5.41%) DV Cleared
9 10 (4.50%) MCSE
10 7 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.70%) AWS Certification
11 6 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.25%) GCFA
12 5 (2.25%) GCFE
12 5 (2.25%) GCIA
12 5 (2.25%) GCIH
12 5 (2.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.80%) NCSC
3 4 (1.80%) SLA
4 2 (0.90%) GxP
System Software
1 126 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 36 (16.22%) Hyper-V
2 36 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (5.41%) NFS
5 7 (3.15%) Docker
5 7 (3.15%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.90%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.90%) vSphere
9 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 52 (23.42%) Terraform
2 27 (12.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (9.46%) Kubernetes
4 20 (9.01%) SCCM
5 10 (4.50%) Consul
5 10 (4.50%) Packer
6 5 (2.25%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.80%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (1.80%) Puppet
8 3 (1.35%) Ansible
8 3 (1.35%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.35%) SCOM
9 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.90%) WMI
10 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.45%) Grafana
10 1 (0.45%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 139 (62.61%) Microsoft
2 49 (22.07%) VMware
3 33 (14.86%) Oracle
4 30 (13.51%) Citrix
5 20 (9.01%) Databricks
6 19 (8.56%) ServiceNow
7 14 (6.31%) Cisco
7 14 (6.31%) Veeam
8 8 (3.60%) Palo Alto
9 7 (3.15%) Palantir
10 5 (2.25%) JD Edwards
10 5 (2.25%) NetApp
11 4 (1.80%) Apple
11 4 (1.80%) Samsung
11 4 (1.80%) SAP
11 4 (1.80%) Varonis
12 3 (1.35%) CloudEndure
12 3 (1.35%) F5
12 3 (1.35%) HP
12 3 (1.35%) Zscaler