Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +58
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 69 298 431
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.67% 4.23% 3.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 8.51% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 60 233 340
Median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,375 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% +0.97% +3.00%

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 1,072 3,502 5,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.05% 49.66% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 832 2,542 4,787
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,150
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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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

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +14 23 £45,000 - 8
Hertfordshire +8 18 £41,750 -24.09% 9
Essex +11 17 £47,500 -8.65% 3
Norfolk +33 5 £32,500 - 4
Bedfordshire +38 3 £65,000 +52.94%
Suffolk +5 3 £57,500 +4.55% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 44 (63.77%) Windows
1 44 (63.77%) Azure
2 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
4 27 (39.13%) VMware
5 26 (37.68%) Windows Server
6 23 (33.33%) AWS
7 22 (31.88%) Linux
7 22 (31.88%) Python
8 21 (30.43%) Bash Shell
8 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (30.43%) Office 365
9 18 (26.09%) DevOps
10 15 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (18.84%) Cisco
11 13 (18.84%) Docker
12 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (14.49%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (14.49%) SAN
13 10 (14.49%) Citrix
13 10 (14.49%) .NET
13 10 (14.49%) Project Delivery
13 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2016
14 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
15 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
15 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
15 8 (11.59%) ITIL
15 8 (11.59%) OOP
15 8 (11.59%) OO

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 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) InfoPath
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (63.77%) Azure
2 23 (33.33%) AWS
3 21 (30.43%) Office 365
4 7 (10.14%) IaaS
5 5 (7.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (7.25%) GCP
6 4 (5.80%) PaaS
7 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (4.35%) OneDrive
7 3 (4.35%) Power Platform
7 3 (4.35%) PowerApps
7 3 (4.35%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (2.90%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.90%) Serverless
9 1 (1.45%) Akamai
9 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.45%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) SAN
2 6 (8.70%) Firewall
3 4 (5.80%) Network Security
4 3 (4.35%) DHCP
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
4 3 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.45%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.45%) NAS
5 1 (1.45%) Skype
5 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) VLAN
5 1 (1.45%) VoIP
5 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) Redis
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.45%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.80%) JIRA
3 4 (5.80%) Redmine
4 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.90%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.45%) Banking
1 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Azure Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Administrator
6 7 (10.14%) Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.70%) SharePoint Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Security Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) VMware Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.25%) Web Services
4 3 (4.35%) Node.js
5 2 (2.90%) COM
5 2 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.90%) Serverless Framework
5 2 (2.90%) Swagger
6 1 (1.45%) ADSI
6 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
1 4 (5.80%) Cloud Native
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Blog
2 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.35%) Music Streaming
2 3 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Grid Computing
3 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.45%) Eurex
4 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (63.77%) Windows
2 26 (37.68%) Windows Server
3 22 (31.88%) Linux
4 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.80%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.35%) Unix
10 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) DevOps
2 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (14.49%) Project Delivery
3 10 (14.49%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure as Code
4 8 (11.59%) ITIL
4 8 (11.59%) OO
4 8 (11.59%) OOP
5 6 (8.70%) Content Management
5 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Content Management
5 6 (8.70%) Metadata Management
5 6 (8.70%) Migration
6 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.80%) Information Security
7 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) Python
2 21 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 8 (11.59%) C#
4 7 (10.14%) Perl
4 7 (10.14%) Ruby
5 6 (8.70%) PHP
5 6 (8.70%) VB
5 6 (8.70%) VBScript
6 5 (7.25%) C
6 5 (7.25%) SQL
7 4 (5.80%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.35%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) AWS Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) SANS
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) CCSP
5 1 (1.45%) CEH
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) CISSP
5 1 (1.45%) GCIA
5 1 (1.45%) GSEC
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) AICPA
2 3 (4.35%) COBIT
2 3 (4.35%) NIST
3 2 (2.90%) QA
4 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.84%) Docker
4 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.80%) vSphere
6 3 (4.35%) iptables
6 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.35%) vCloud
6 3 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.45%) Snort
7 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.45%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) SCCM
1 7 (10.14%) Terraform
2 6 (8.70%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.35%) Ansible
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.35%) Puppet
4 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.45%) Grafana
5 1 (1.45%) Graylog
5 1 (1.45%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.45%) Nagios
5 1 (1.45%) SCOM
5 1 (1.45%) WSUS
5 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 27 (39.13%) VMware
3 13 (18.84%) Cisco
4 10 (14.49%) Citrix
5 7 (10.14%) Juniper
6 6 (8.70%) CA
7 3 (4.35%) New Relic
7 3 (4.35%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.90%) Remedy
8 2 (2.90%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.90%) Splunk
9 1 (1.45%) Brocade
9 1 (1.45%) CQG
9 1 (1.45%) Google
9 1 (1.45%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.45%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.45%) McAfee
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle
9 1 (1.45%) Patsystems