Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 147 162
Rank change year-on-year +65 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 443 259 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.43% 2.11% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 3.79% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 341 205 219
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +23.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £61,250
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 7,409 6,836 7,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.37% 55.57% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,955 5,747 6,059
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,711 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +35 199 £60,000 +20.00% 17
Cambridgeshire -12 90 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Essex +41 66 £52,500 +16.67%
Bedfordshire +26 38 £42,500 -14.14% 2
Suffolk +27 29 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Norfolk +30 21 £40,000 -5.88% 3
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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.

1 257 (58.01%) Windows
2 211 (47.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 207 (46.73%) Microsoft
4 176 (39.73%) SQL Server
5 174 (39.28%) SQL
6 169 (38.15%) DevOps
7 163 (36.79%) DNS
8 161 (36.34%) Active Directory
9 157 (35.44%) Windows Server
10 121 (27.31%) VMware
11 114 (25.73%) Amazon AWS
12 113 (25.51%) Python
13 112 (25.28%) Linux
14 96 (21.67%) JavaScript
14 96 (21.67%) DHCP
15 90 (20.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 88 (19.86%) T-SQL
17 83 (18.74%) VMware Infrastructure
18 82 (18.51%) Ansible
19 81 (18.28%) Configuration Management
20 79 (17.83%) Unix
21 78 (17.61%) Firewall
22 77 (17.38%) Puppet
23 76 (17.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 75 (16.93%) HTML
24 75 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 74 (16.70%) Finance
25 74 (16.70%) Performance Tuning
26 73 (16.48%) Migration
27 72 (16.25%) .NET

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 26 (5.87%) IIS
2 24 (5.42%) MS Exchange
2 24 (5.42%) SharePoint
3 23 (5.19%) OpenStack
4 21 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (3.16%) Skype for Business
7 12 (2.71%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.58%) Apache
8 7 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.35%) Confluence
9 6 (1.35%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.90%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (1.81%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Documaker
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 211 (47.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (25.73%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (11.74%) Office 365
4 36 (8.13%) Azure Data Factory
5 29 (6.55%) SaaS
6 21 (4.74%) IaaS
7 17 (3.84%) PaaS
8 13 (2.93%) Akamai
9 11 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (1.35%) GitHub
14 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.45%) OneDrive
15 2 (0.45%) Serverless
16 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
16 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 163 (36.79%) DNS
2 96 (21.67%) DHCP
3 78 (17.61%) Firewall
4 52 (11.74%) TCP/IP
5 43 (9.71%) SAN
6 25 (5.64%) VPN
7 24 (5.42%) SNMP
8 23 (5.19%) Internet
9 22 (4.97%) WAN
10 21 (4.74%) SSL
11 20 (4.51%) IPsec
12 19 (4.29%) Skype
13 18 (4.06%) HTTP
13 18 (4.06%) HTTPS
13 18 (4.06%) Network Security
14 17 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (3.61%) LAN
16 15 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (3.39%) MPLS
17 14 (3.16%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (39.73%) SQL Server
2 90 (20.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (17.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 75 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (10.38%) NoSQL
6 36 (8.13%) Data Lake
6 36 (8.13%) HDInsight
7 28 (6.32%) Power BI
8 25 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (4.29%) Oracle Database
12 17 (3.84%) MongoDB
12 17 (3.84%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (3.39%) GIS
13 15 (3.39%) MS Access
14 12 (2.71%) MySQL
14 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (2.26%) OLAP
15 10 (2.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 70 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 54 (12.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (10.38%) Jenkins
4 18 (4.06%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (2.93%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.81%) JIRA
7 8 (1.81%) Selenium
7 8 (1.81%) Subversion
7 8 (1.81%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.58%) NUnit
8 7 (1.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (1.58%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.35%) Gerrit
9 6 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.13%) MSTest
10 5 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.90%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.68%) Rational Team Concert
13 2 (0.45%) AutoIt
General
1 74 (16.70%) Finance
2 14 (3.16%) Advertising
3 9 (2.03%) Legal
4 7 (1.58%) Billing
4 7 (1.58%) Retail
5 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.68%) Marketing
7 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (17.16%) DBA
2 61 (13.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 57 (12.87%) SQL DBA
4 53 (11.96%) Developer
5 48 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 46 (10.38%) Administrator
7 42 (9.48%) Systems Engineer
7 42 (9.48%) Windows Engineer
8 31 (7.00%) Senior DBA
9 24 (5.42%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 23 (5.19%) SQL Server DBA
11 22 (4.97%) Senior SQL DBA
12 21 (4.74%) Team Leader
13 20 (4.51%) Automation Engineer
14 19 (4.29%) Analyst
14 19 (4.29%) Cloud Engineer
15 17 (3.84%) .NET Developer
15 17 (3.84%) Architect
15 17 (3.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.84%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (16.93%) HTML
2 72 (16.25%) .NET
3 42 (9.48%) XML
4 37 (8.35%) Middleware
5 36 (8.13%) Web Services
6 34 (7.67%) CSS
7 30 (6.77%) JSON
8 25 (5.64%) ASP.NET
9 22 (4.97%) HTML5
10 21 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (3.61%) CSS3
11 16 (3.61%) SOAP
12 14 (3.16%) 802.1X
13 13 (2.93%) jQuery
14 12 (2.71%) WPF
15 11 (2.48%) AngularJS
15 11 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (2.26%) MDX
16 10 (2.26%) REST
17 8 (1.81%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.80%) Data Centre
2 66 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (11.29%) Public Cloud
4 36 (8.13%) Computer Science
5 34 (7.67%) Linux Command Line
6 28 (6.32%) Management Information System
7 22 (4.97%) Replication
8 18 (4.06%) Private Cloud
9 16 (3.61%) Clustering
10 14 (3.16%) Fat Client
10 14 (3.16%) Thin Client
11 10 (2.26%) User Experience
12 8 (1.81%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.81%) Robotics
12 8 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (1.58%) PKI
14 5 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (1.13%) Spread Betting
14 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (58.01%) Windows
2 157 (35.44%) Windows Server
3 112 (25.28%) Linux
4 79 (17.83%) Unix
5 71 (16.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (15.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (7.00%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.48%) CentOS
9 9 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.03%) Solaris
10 8 (1.81%) Android
11 7 (1.58%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.13%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.68%) AIX
14 3 (0.68%) HPUX
15 2 (0.45%) VMS
15 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (38.15%) DevOps
2 81 (18.28%) Configuration Management
3 74 (16.70%) Performance Tuning
4 73 (16.48%) Migration
5 70 (15.80%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
7 59 (13.32%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (11.74%) ITIL
9 49 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (10.84%) Load Balancing
11 45 (10.16%) Test Automation
12 41 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 39 (8.80%) Software Engineering
14 36 (8.13%) Data Virtualisation
15 34 (7.67%) Mentoring
16 32 (7.22%) Continuous Deployment
17 31 (7.00%) ETL
18 27 (6.09%) Service Management
19 26 (5.87%) MVC
20 25 (5.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 174 (39.28%) SQL
2 113 (25.51%) Python
3 96 (21.67%) JavaScript
4 88 (19.86%) T-SQL
5 71 (16.03%) Bash Shell
6 56 (12.64%) C#
7 37 (8.35%) Ruby
8 31 (7.00%) Java
9 28 (6.32%) Perl
10 19 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 15 (3.39%) VBA
12 12 (2.71%) VBScript
13 10 (2.26%) PHP
14 4 (0.90%) C++
14 4 (0.90%) VB
15 3 (0.68%) C
16 2 (0.45%) Jython
16 2 (0.45%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (13.54%) MCSE
3 38 (8.58%) Degree
4 24 (5.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (4.74%) MCP
6 20 (4.51%) MCITP
6 20 (4.51%) MCSA
7 16 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (3.16%) SC Cleared
8 14 (3.16%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.93%) CCNP
10 12 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (2.26%) CCA
11 10 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.81%) CCNA
12 8 (1.81%) HND
12 8 (1.81%) Sun Certification
13 7 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.13%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.90%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.16%) SLA
4 10 (2.26%) QA
5 4 (0.90%) GDPR
6 3 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 161 (36.34%) Active Directory
2 83 (18.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.45%) vSphere
4 32 (7.22%) Hyper-V
5 30 (6.77%) Docker
6 29 (6.55%) Virtual Desktop
7 28 (6.32%) Virtual Servers
8 20 (4.51%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (4.51%) XenApp
9 19 (4.29%) VMware NSX
10 18 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (2.93%) Xen
12 7 (1.58%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 6 (1.35%) Samba
13 6 (1.35%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.90%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.68%) NFS
15 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 82 (18.51%) Ansible
2 77 (17.38%) Puppet
3 68 (15.35%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (11.74%) vRealize
5 42 (9.48%) vCenter Server
6 19 (4.29%) Terraform
7 17 (3.84%) SCCM
8 12 (2.71%) Kubernetes
9 9 (2.03%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.58%) Rancher
10 7 (1.58%) WSUS
11 6 (1.35%) Nagios
11 6 (1.35%) Sysdig
12 4 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.90%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.90%) SCVMM
13 3 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 2 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 207 (46.73%) Microsoft
2 121 (27.31%) VMware
3 72 (16.25%) Citrix
4 59 (13.32%) Cisco
5 41 (9.26%) F5
6 40 (9.03%) Fortinet
7 39 (8.80%) WorldPay
8 38 (8.58%) Splunk
9 33 (7.45%) AppDynamics
9 33 (7.45%) BMC
10 31 (7.00%) Oracle
11 23 (5.19%) IBM
11 23 (5.19%) ServiceNow
12 22 (4.97%) HP
13 19 (4.29%) Red Hat
14 15 (3.39%) Google
15 14 (3.16%) Aruba
15 14 (3.16%) Meraki
15 14 (3.16%) Riverbed
15 14 (3.16%) Tufin