Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 131 149
Rank change year-on-year +24 +18 +9
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 334 272 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.84% 2.20% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 4.02% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 267 233 242
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 6,891 6,768 7,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.49% 54.72% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,769 5,745 6,398
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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
Hertfordshire +28 186 £55,000 +10.00% 29
Cambridgeshire -38 52 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Essex +22 38 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Norfolk +39 27 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Bedfordshire +26 16 £46,000 -5.64% 3
Suffolk +32 15 £40,000 +14.29% 8
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 190 (56.89%) Microsoft
2 180 (53.89%) Windows
3 135 (40.42%) SQL Server
4 120 (35.93%) SQL
5 116 (34.73%) Active Directory
6 109 (32.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 106 (31.74%) DNS
8 84 (25.15%) Windows Server
9 83 (24.85%) DevOps
9 83 (24.85%) VMware
10 78 (23.35%) .NET
11 69 (20.66%) JavaScript
12 68 (20.36%) T-SQL
13 67 (20.06%) HTML
14 66 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
15 65 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
16 63 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 63 (18.86%) C#
17 62 (18.56%) Linux
17 62 (18.56%) Firewall
18 61 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
19 60 (17.96%) Team Foundation Server
20 59 (17.66%) Office 365
21 58 (17.37%) Windows Server 2008
21 58 (17.37%) DHCP
22 57 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
23 53 (15.87%) Git (software)
24 52 (15.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 51 (15.27%) Web Services
26 50 (14.97%) Analytical Skills

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 36 (10.78%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.28%) SharePoint
3 28 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (6.29%) IIS
6 12 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (2.99%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.69%) Apache
9 7 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.80%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.90%) JBoss
12 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.30%) Confluence
14 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (6.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 109 (32.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (17.66%) Office 365
4 17 (5.09%) SaaS
5 16 (4.79%) PaaS
6 13 (3.89%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (3.29%) Azure Data Factory
7 11 (3.29%) IaaS
8 10 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (2.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.50%) Akamai
12 4 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (1.20%) Route 53
12 4 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 106 (31.74%) DNS
2 62 (18.56%) Firewall
3 58 (17.37%) DHCP
4 29 (8.68%) TCP/IP
5 28 (8.38%) Internet
6 26 (7.78%) SAN
7 16 (4.79%) WAN
8 15 (4.49%) LAN
9 14 (4.19%) SSL
9 14 (4.19%) VoIP
10 13 (3.89%) iSCSI
10 13 (3.89%) VPN
11 12 (3.59%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (2.99%) Skype
12 10 (2.99%) SNMP
12 10 (2.99%) Unified Communications
13 9 (2.69%) Network Security
13 9 (2.69%) VLAN
13 9 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (2.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (40.42%) SQL Server
2 63 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (15.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 43 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (9.88%) Power BI
6 25 (7.49%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (7.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (7.19%) MS Access
7 24 (7.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 21 (6.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (5.09%) SAP Data Services
10 14 (4.19%) GIS
10 14 (4.19%) NoSQL
11 12 (3.59%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.59%) SAP BW
12 11 (3.29%) Data Lake
12 11 (3.29%) HDInsight
12 11 (3.29%) MySQL
13 9 (2.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 60 (17.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 40 (11.98%) Jenkins
4 23 (6.89%) Selenium
5 20 (5.99%) Visual Studio
6 19 (5.69%) JUnit
7 17 (5.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 16 (4.79%) NUnit
9 15 (4.49%) TeamCity
10 12 (3.59%) Hudson
10 12 (3.59%) JIRA
10 12 (3.59%) SpecFlow
11 11 (3.29%) Subversion
12 10 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (2.69%) PyUnit
14 8 (2.40%) JMeter
14 8 (2.40%) LoadRunner
14 8 (2.40%) YouTrack
15 7 (2.10%) Flyway
General
1 31 (9.28%) Finance
2 16 (4.79%) Advertising
3 10 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 10 (2.99%) Retail
4 8 (2.40%) Games
5 7 (2.10%) Legal
6 6 (1.80%) Dutch Language
7 3 (0.90%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (25.15%) Developer
2 36 (10.78%) Administrator
3 35 (10.48%) DBA
4 34 (10.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (8.08%) SQL DBA
6 25 (7.49%) Systems Engineer
6 25 (7.49%) Windows Engineer
7 24 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 18 (5.39%) Analyst
9 18 (5.39%) Cloud Engineer
10 17 (5.09%) Senior DBA
10 17 (5.09%) Service Desk Engineer
11 14 (4.19%) Senior SQL DBA
12 13 (3.89%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 13 (3.89%) Consultant
12 13 (3.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 13 (3.89%) SharePoint Developer
12 13 (3.89%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (23.35%) .NET
2 67 (20.06%) HTML
3 51 (15.27%) Web Services
4 35 (10.48%) CSS
5 33 (9.88%) REST
6 30 (8.98%) XML
7 29 (8.68%) HTML5
7 29 (8.68%) jQuery
8 23 (6.89%) ASP.NET
9 21 (6.29%) SOAP
10 20 (5.99%) AngularJS
10 20 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (5.99%) CSS3
10 20 (5.99%) MDX
11 12 (3.59%) JSON
12 11 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.29%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (3.29%) WPF
13 10 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (2.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (11.38%) Management Information System
3 28 (8.38%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.39%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.89%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.29%) Blackberry
6 11 (3.29%) CMDB
6 11 (3.29%) Replication
7 9 (2.69%) iPhone
8 8 (2.40%) Clustering
9 7 (2.10%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.10%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.10%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.80%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.80%) User Experience
11 5 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 180 (53.89%) Windows
2 84 (25.15%) Windows Server
3 62 (18.56%) Linux
4 58 (17.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (12.87%) Windows 7
7 33 (9.88%) Unix
8 14 (4.19%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.59%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.99%) Windows Phone
11 9 (2.69%) Windows Vista
12 7 (2.10%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.20%) CentOS
14 4 (1.20%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.90%) AIX
15 3 (0.90%) Android
15 3 (0.90%) HPUX
15 3 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (24.85%) DevOps
2 66 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (12.28%) Data Modelling
5 41 (12.28%) Migration
6 38 (11.38%) Configuration Management
6 38 (11.38%) ITIL
7 37 (11.08%) Test Automation
8 35 (10.48%) ETL
9 30 (8.98%) Unit Testing
10 28 (8.38%) Change Management
11 26 (7.78%) MVC
12 24 (7.19%) Database Tuning
12 24 (7.19%) ETL Development
12 24 (7.19%) Kimball Methodology
13 23 (6.89%) Software Engineering
14 21 (6.29%) BDD
14 21 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 120 (35.93%) SQL
2 69 (20.66%) JavaScript
3 68 (20.36%) T-SQL
4 63 (18.86%) C#
5 48 (14.37%) Python
6 37 (11.08%) Bash Shell
7 29 (8.68%) Java
8 25 (7.49%) Perl
9 24 (7.19%) VBA
10 22 (6.59%) VBScript
11 12 (3.59%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.80%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.60%) C
14 2 (0.60%) C++
14 2 (0.60%) Ruby
15 1 (0.30%) PHP
15 1 (0.30%) VB
15 1 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (14.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (11.68%) Degree
3 31 (9.28%) MCSE
4 23 (6.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (4.49%) CCNA
6 15 (4.49%) MCITP
7 12 (3.59%) MCP
7 12 (3.59%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.29%) MCTS
8 11 (3.29%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.69%) MCSA
10 8 (2.40%) CCAA
10 8 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (2.10%) CCNP
11 7 (2.10%) CISSP
12 6 (1.80%) CEH
12 6 (1.80%) CISA
12 6 (1.80%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (5.09%) QA
3 16 (4.79%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.10%) SLA
5 5 (1.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (1.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 116 (34.73%) Active Directory
2 65 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (9.88%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.19%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (3.89%) Docker
6 10 (2.99%) Xen
7 9 (2.69%) vCloud
8 8 (2.40%) XenApp
9 7 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.50%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.90%) vSphere
12 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.30%) Firmware
13 1 (0.30%) KVM
13 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 42 (12.57%) Puppet
2 37 (11.08%) Ansible
3 31 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (4.19%) SCCM
5 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (1.50%) vCenter Server
6 5 (1.50%) vRealize
6 5 (1.50%) WSUS
7 4 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (1.20%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.90%) SCOM
8 3 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.90%) WMI
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.30%) Consul
10 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 190 (56.89%) Microsoft
2 83 (24.85%) VMware
3 31 (9.28%) Citrix
4 27 (8.08%) Cisco
4 27 (8.08%) Oracle
5 21 (6.29%) HP
6 20 (5.99%) Cognos
6 20 (5.99%) IBM
7 14 (4.19%) SAP
8 12 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (3.59%) Xamarin
9 11 (3.29%) Google
10 9 (2.69%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.40%) SonicWALL
12 7 (2.10%) F5
12 7 (2.10%) Sitecore
12 7 (2.10%) Splunk
13 5 (1.50%) Aruba
13 5 (1.50%) Riverbed
13 5 (1.50%) Tufin