Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 141 203
Rank change year-on-year +69 +62 -60
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 471 264 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.90% 2.11% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.95% 3.78% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 351 203 143
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +23.38%
10th Percentile £31,271 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 6,779 6,993 7,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.06% 56.00% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,451 5,807 6,118
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +30 203 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Cambridgeshire +23 95 £42,000 -15.15% 10
Essex +70 68 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Bedfordshire +44 60 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Suffolk +33 36 £55,000 - 6
Norfolk +25 10 £46,250 +2.78% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 273 (57.96%) Windows
2 233 (49.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 203 (43.10%) Microsoft
4 192 (40.76%) Active Directory
5 175 (37.15%) Windows Server
6 174 (36.94%) DevOps
7 169 (35.88%) SQL
8 160 (33.97%) VMware
9 150 (31.85%) SQL Server
10 142 (30.15%) DNS
11 131 (27.81%) Amazon AWS
12 126 (26.75%) Linux
13 120 (25.48%) Python
14 110 (23.35%) JavaScript
15 105 (22.29%) Firewall
16 98 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 93 (19.75%) Data Centre
18 87 (18.47%) Bash Shell
19 85 (18.05%) Citrix
20 84 (17.83%) Finance
20 84 (17.83%) Configuration Management
21 82 (17.41%) Puppet
22 81 (17.20%) Office 365
23 80 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
24 78 (16.56%) Cisco
25 77 (16.35%) DHCP
25 77 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
26 76 (16.14%) Ansible
27 73 (15.50%) .NET
27 73 (15.50%) ITIL

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 52 (11.04%) MS Exchange
2 45 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 38 (8.07%) IIS
4 33 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (6.16%) OpenStack
6 22 (4.67%) WebLogic
7 21 (4.46%) SharePoint
8 20 (4.25%) Confluence
9 14 (2.97%) WebSphere
10 13 (2.76%) Apache
11 12 (2.55%) Skype for Business
12 8 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (1.27%) Tomcat
14 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.85%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 2 (0.42%) GlassFish
17 2 (0.42%) MQSeries
17 2 (0.42%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.12%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (2.55%) Documaker
2 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.42%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.21%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.21%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 233 (49.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 131 (27.81%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (17.20%) Office 365
4 38 (8.07%) IaaS
5 26 (5.52%) Azure Data Factory
6 25 (5.31%) SaaS
7 21 (4.46%) PaaS
8 17 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (3.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (2.55%) GitHub
11 9 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.70%) Akamai
13 6 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.64%) OneDrive
16 2 (0.42%) Mimecast
16 2 (0.42%) NuGet
17 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
17 1 (0.21%) Route 53
17 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 142 (30.15%) DNS
2 105 (22.29%) Firewall
3 77 (16.35%) DHCP
4 64 (13.59%) TCP/IP
5 61 (12.95%) SAN
6 48 (10.19%) VPN
7 32 (6.79%) SSL
8 28 (5.94%) HTTP
9 26 (5.52%) Internet
10 24 (5.10%) SNMP
11 21 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
11 21 (4.46%) HTTPS
11 21 (4.46%) IPsec
12 20 (4.25%) Skype
13 17 (3.61%) WAN
14 15 (3.18%) ICMP
14 15 (3.18%) SMTP
15 14 (2.97%) Reverse Proxy
16 13 (2.76%) Network Security
16 13 (2.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 61 (12.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (11.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (10.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 42 (8.92%) NoSQL
6 29 (6.16%) MongoDB
7 26 (5.52%) Data Lake
7 26 (5.52%) HDInsight
8 19 (4.03%) MySQL
9 18 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (3.61%) Oracle Database
10 17 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (3.40%) Power BI
12 15 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (2.76%) Big Data
14 12 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (1.91%) MS Access
16 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
17 6 (1.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 61 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 60 (12.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (11.89%) Jenkins
4 25 (5.31%) JIRA
5 19 (4.03%) TeamCity
6 13 (2.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (2.55%) Gerrit
7 12 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (2.55%) Selenium
8 11 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (1.91%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.70%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.27%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.27%) Subversion
11 6 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.85%) Appium
13 4 (0.85%) CodeSonar
13 4 (0.85%) Robot Framework
13 4 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 84 (17.83%) Finance
2 13 (2.76%) Legal
3 10 (2.12%) Retail
4 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.06%) Banking
5 5 (1.06%) Billing
6 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.42%) Advertising
7 2 (0.42%) French Language
7 2 (0.42%) German Language
7 2 (0.42%) Marketing
7 2 (0.42%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 92 (19.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (11.25%) DBA
3 51 (10.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 47 (9.98%) Developer
5 45 (9.55%) Support Engineer
6 42 (8.92%) SQL DBA
7 39 (8.28%) Windows Engineer
8 33 (7.01%) Systems Engineer
9 32 (6.79%) Analyst
10 30 (6.37%) Administrator
11 28 (5.94%) Cloud Engineer
12 24 (5.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 24 (5.10%) Architect
12 24 (5.10%) Automation Engineer
13 20 (4.25%) .NET Developer
13 20 (4.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
14 19 (4.03%) Azure Engineer
14 19 (4.03%) Messaging Specialist
14 19 (4.03%) Senior DBA
14 19 (4.03%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (15.50%) .NET
2 63 (13.38%) HTML
3 48 (10.19%) Middleware
3 48 (10.19%) Web Services
4 44 (9.34%) XML
5 43 (9.13%) JSON
6 36 (7.64%) CSS
7 28 (5.94%) ASP.NET
8 22 (4.67%) SOAP
9 17 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (3.40%) HTML5
11 15 (3.18%) AngularJS
12 14 (2.97%) .NET Framework
12 14 (2.97%) CSS3
13 13 (2.76%) LDAP
13 13 (2.76%) REST
13 13 (2.76%) RESTful
13 13 (2.76%) YAML
14 12 (2.55%) jQuery
15 9 (1.91%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 93 (19.75%) Data Centre
2 47 (9.98%) Public Cloud
3 44 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (8.92%) Linux Command Line
5 27 (5.73%) Computer Science
5 27 (5.73%) Replication
6 23 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 18 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.97%) Mobile App
9 13 (2.76%) Clustering
9 13 (2.76%) Private Cloud
10 12 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.55%) PKI
11 10 (2.12%) Robotics
11 10 (2.12%) User Experience
12 8 (1.70%) Fat Client
12 8 (1.70%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
13 6 (1.27%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 273 (57.96%) Windows
2 175 (37.15%) Windows Server
3 126 (26.75%) Linux
4 77 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (13.59%) Unix
7 22 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (4.46%) CentOS
9 20 (4.25%) Android
10 16 (3.40%) Windows 7
11 14 (2.97%) Windows XP
12 12 (2.55%) Solaris
12 12 (2.55%) Windows 10
12 12 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.70%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.06%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.85%) Fedora
15 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.64%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (36.94%) DevOps
2 84 (17.83%) Configuration Management
3 73 (15.50%) ITIL
4 72 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (14.01%) Migration
6 62 (13.16%) Load Balancing
7 57 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
8 56 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (10.62%) Performance Tuning
9 50 (10.62%) Test Automation
10 48 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (8.28%) Software Engineering
12 35 (7.43%) Continuous Deployment
12 35 (7.43%) Service Management
13 31 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (6.37%) Infrastructure Transformation
15 28 (5.94%) Data Management
15 28 (5.94%) TDD
16 27 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (5.73%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 169 (35.88%) SQL
2 120 (25.48%) Python
3 110 (23.35%) JavaScript
4 87 (18.47%) Bash Shell
5 62 (13.16%) C#
6 60 (12.74%) T-SQL
7 44 (9.34%) Ruby
8 35 (7.43%) Java
9 24 (5.10%) PHP
10 19 (4.03%) Shell Script
11 17 (3.61%) VBScript
12 14 (2.97%) C
13 13 (2.76%) Perl
14 10 (2.12%) C++
15 9 (1.91%) VBA
16 8 (1.70%) VB
17 4 (0.85%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.42%) AWK
18 2 (0.42%) Jython
18 2 (0.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 80 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (14.86%) MCSE
3 40 (8.49%) Degree
4 29 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (5.52%) CCNA
6 25 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (5.10%) MCP
8 23 (4.88%) MCSA
9 17 (3.61%) MCITP
10 16 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (3.18%) CCA
11 15 (3.18%) Citrix Certification
11 15 (3.18%) Security Cleared
12 13 (2.76%) CCNP
12 13 (2.76%) CompTIA Security+
12 13 (2.76%) Network+ Certification
13 12 (2.55%) DV Cleared
14 11 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
14 11 (2.34%) SSCP
15 10 (2.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.25%) SLA
2 8 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.27%) QA
4 3 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 192 (40.76%) Active Directory
2 98 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 58 (12.31%) Docker
5 49 (10.40%) vSphere
6 31 (6.58%) Virtual Desktop
6 31 (6.58%) Virtual Servers
7 22 (4.67%) XenApp
8 20 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (3.82%) VMware NSX
10 17 (3.61%) Samba
11 16 (3.40%) VirtualBox
12 12 (2.55%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 11 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (1.91%) Xen
15 7 (1.49%) DFS Replication
15 7 (1.49%) NFS
15 7 (1.49%) XenDesktop
16 5 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 82 (17.41%) Puppet
2 76 (16.14%) Ansible
3 72 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (12.74%) vRealize
5 44 (9.34%) vCenter Server
6 26 (5.52%) SCCM
7 23 (4.88%) Terraform
8 21 (4.46%) NetBackup
9 20 (4.25%) Kubernetes
10 16 (3.40%) Nagios
11 14 (2.97%) Rancher
12 12 (2.55%) Sysdig
13 8 (1.70%) SCOM
13 8 (1.70%) SCOrch
13 8 (1.70%) SCVMM
14 7 (1.49%) ZABBIX
15 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
15 5 (1.06%) QRadar
16 4 (0.85%) Salt
16 4 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 203 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 160 (33.97%) VMware
3 85 (18.05%) Citrix
4 78 (16.56%) Cisco
5 48 (10.19%) WorldPay
6 47 (9.98%) HP
7 46 (9.77%) Splunk
8 42 (8.92%) AppDynamics
8 42 (8.92%) BMC
9 39 (8.28%) F5
9 39 (8.28%) Fortinet
10 31 (6.58%) ServiceNow
11 29 (6.16%) IBM
12 26 (5.52%) Oracle
13 24 (5.10%) Red Hat
14 21 (4.46%) NetApp
15 20 (4.25%) EMC
16 12 (2.55%) Intel
16 12 (2.55%) Meraki
16 12 (2.55%) New Relic