Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 119 160
Rank change year-on-year +51 +41 +28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 389 309 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.81% 2.57% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 4.41% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 283 248 200
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,600 £32,925 £33,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 5,426 7,001 7,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.08% 58.17% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,448 5,870 6,027
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +4 184 £55,000 +4.76% 25
Cambridgeshire +72 84 £45,000 -10.00% 19
Suffolk +39 51 £43,500 +12.26% 2
Bedfordshire +18 43 £42,500 - 11
Essex +3 18 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Norfolk -1 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 231 (59.38%) Windows
2 227 (58.35%) Microsoft
3 169 (43.44%) Active Directory
4 163 (41.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 145 (37.28%) VMware
6 123 (31.62%) DNS
7 114 (29.31%) Windows Server
8 111 (28.53%) SQL
9 104 (26.74%) Bash Shell
10 101 (25.96%) SQL Server
11 94 (24.16%) Linux
11 94 (24.16%) Firewall
11 94 (24.16%) DevOps
12 87 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
13 84 (21.59%) TCP/IP
14 83 (21.34%) Amazon AWS
15 81 (20.82%) Office 365
16 78 (20.05%) Python
17 75 (19.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 74 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
19 70 (17.99%) Hyper-V
19 70 (17.99%) Docker
20 65 (16.71%) VPN
20 65 (16.71%) Microsoft Certification
21 64 (16.45%) DHCP
22 62 (15.94%) .NET
22 62 (15.94%) C#
22 62 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
23 61 (15.68%) Web Services
24 54 (13.88%) 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 37 (9.51%) IIS
2 35 (9.00%) Confluence
2 35 (9.00%) SharePoint
3 34 (8.74%) MS Exchange
4 25 (6.43%) OpenStack
5 24 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (5.14%) Apache
6 20 (5.14%) JBoss
6 20 (5.14%) WebLogic
7 17 (4.37%) WebSphere
8 16 (4.11%) Traefik
9 14 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (3.60%) GlassFish
9 14 (3.60%) MQSeries
10 13 (3.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (3.34%) Skype for Business
11 9 (2.31%) NServiceBus
12 8 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (1.54%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 20 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Documaker
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.26%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 163 (41.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (21.34%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (20.82%) Office 365
4 30 (7.71%) IaaS
5 23 (5.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (5.91%) PaaS
6 22 (5.66%) SaaS
7 16 (4.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (3.34%) Azure Data Factory
9 9 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (2.06%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (1.54%) Amazon Glacier
12 6 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.54%) AWS CloudTrail
13 4 (1.03%) Mimecast
14 3 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 123 (31.62%) DNS
2 94 (24.16%) Firewall
3 84 (21.59%) TCP/IP
4 65 (16.71%) VPN
5 64 (16.45%) DHCP
6 35 (9.00%) VLAN
7 34 (8.74%) SAN
8 29 (7.46%) Internet
9 23 (5.91%) LAN
9 23 (5.91%) SSL
10 22 (5.66%) WAN
11 20 (5.14%) HTTP
12 18 (4.63%) Skype
13 15 (3.86%) Reverse Proxy
14 11 (2.83%) Broadband
15 10 (2.57%) BGP
16 9 (2.31%) DMZ
16 9 (2.31%) iSCSI
16 9 (2.31%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (2.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.46%) MySQL
3 23 (5.91%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.14%) Big Data
4 20 (5.14%) Power BI
5 19 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.34%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (3.34%) Data Lake
8 13 (3.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (2.57%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (2.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.31%) MongoDB
10 9 (2.31%) Snowflake Schema
11 7 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.80%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.54%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 41 (10.54%) JIRA
2 29 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.91%) Jenkins
4 22 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (4.37%) Selenium
7 16 (4.11%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.06%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.06%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.80%) Maven
10 6 (1.54%) Appium
10 6 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.54%) CodeSonar
10 6 (1.54%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.54%) git-flow
10 6 (1.54%) JUnit
10 6 (1.54%) LoadRunner
10 6 (1.54%) Robot Framework
10 6 (1.54%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 42 (10.80%) Finance
2 18 (4.63%) Retail
3 11 (2.83%) French Language
3 11 (2.83%) German Language
3 11 (2.83%) Marketing
3 11 (2.83%) Swedish Language
4 6 (1.54%) Advertising
4 6 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.03%) Banking
5 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.77%) Electronics
6 3 (0.77%) Games
6 3 (0.77%) Legal
7 2 (0.51%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (16.71%) Support Engineer
2 62 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 50 (12.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 42 (10.80%) Analyst
4 42 (10.80%) Systems Engineer
5 35 (9.00%) Developer
6 28 (7.20%) Architect
6 28 (7.20%) Windows Engineer
7 22 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support
8 21 (5.40%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 20 (5.14%) Infrastructure Architect
10 18 (4.63%) Azure Engineer
10 18 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 18 (4.63%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (4.63%) Consultant
10 18 (4.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.37%) AWS DevOps
11 17 (4.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 17 (4.37%) AWS Engineer
12 16 (4.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (15.94%) .NET
2 61 (15.68%) Web Services
3 27 (6.94%) JSON
4 26 (6.68%) HTML
5 23 (5.91%) REST
6 21 (5.40%) ASP.NET
7 20 (5.14%) ActiveMQ
7 20 (5.14%) Java EE
8 16 (4.11%) YAML
9 15 (3.86%) .NET Framework
10 14 (3.60%) EJB
10 14 (3.60%) EJB 3.0
10 14 (3.60%) HornetQ
10 14 (3.60%) Java SE
10 14 (3.60%) JMS
10 14 (3.60%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (3.34%) SOAP
11 13 (3.34%) XML
12 11 (2.83%) CSS
12 11 (2.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (12.34%) Data Centre
3 39 (10.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 33 (8.48%) Management Information System
5 23 (5.91%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (5.40%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (4.88%) Public Cloud
8 18 (4.63%) Linux Command Line
9 17 (4.37%) Replication
10 12 (3.08%) iPhone
11 10 (2.57%) Computer Science
11 10 (2.57%) Security Operations Centre
12 9 (2.31%) CCTV
12 9 (2.31%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.54%) Blackberry
14 5 (1.29%) Clustering
14 5 (1.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.29%) Smartphone
14 5 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 231 (59.38%) Windows
2 114 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 94 (24.16%) Linux
4 62 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (6.43%) Windows 10
7 21 (5.40%) CentOS
8 20 (5.14%) Unix
9 17 (4.37%) Mac OS X
9 17 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (4.11%) Windows XP
11 14 (3.60%) Windows 7
12 13 (3.34%) Android
12 13 (3.34%) Ubuntu
13 10 (2.57%) Windows 8
14 9 (2.31%) AIX
14 9 (2.31%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.80%) Fedora
15 7 (1.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (24.16%) DevOps
2 75 (19.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 74 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (12.85%) Mentoring
5 47 (12.08%) ITIL
6 40 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 35 (9.00%) Software Engineering
8 33 (8.48%) Configuration Management
9 32 (8.23%) User Stories
10 30 (7.71%) Migration
11 29 (7.46%) Deployment Automation
11 29 (7.46%) Test Automation
12 28 (7.20%) Cybersecurity
12 28 (7.20%) Load Balancing
13 27 (6.94%) Analytics
13 27 (6.94%) Incident Management
14 26 (6.68%) Presales
15 25 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (6.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 111 (28.53%) SQL
2 104 (26.74%) Bash Shell
3 78 (20.05%) Python
4 62 (15.94%) C#
5 46 (11.83%) JavaScript
6 39 (10.03%) Java
7 33 (8.48%) VBScript
8 26 (6.68%) T-SQL
9 23 (5.91%) C
10 21 (5.40%) PHP
11 20 (5.14%) Shell Script
12 16 (4.11%) C++
13 14 (3.60%) Perl
14 12 (3.08%) AWK
15 9 (2.31%) Ruby
16 6 (1.54%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.54%) VB
16 6 (1.54%) VBA
17 4 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 2 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 65 (16.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (12.08%) MCSE
3 37 (9.51%) Degree
4 31 (7.97%) CCNA
4 31 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (6.94%) MCSA
6 23 (5.91%) Security Cleared
7 21 (5.40%) CompTIA Security+
8 19 (4.88%) DV Cleared
9 17 (4.37%) AWS Certification
10 16 (4.11%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (4.11%) SSCP
11 14 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (2.83%) CISSP
13 11 (2.83%) GIAC
13 11 (2.83%) Linux+ Certification
13 11 (2.83%) SANS
14 10 (2.57%) CEH
14 10 (2.57%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.34%) SLA
2 12 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.31%) QA
4 5 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.26%) GDPR
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 169 (43.44%) Active Directory
2 87 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (17.99%) Docker
3 70 (17.99%) Hyper-V
4 31 (7.97%) vSphere
5 24 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (3.34%) VMware NSX
7 11 (2.83%) VirtualBox
7 11 (2.83%) XenApp
8 10 (2.57%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (2.31%) Samba
10 8 (2.06%) NFS
10 8 (2.06%) Xen
11 7 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (1.29%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.03%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.03%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (12.08%) Puppet
2 36 (9.25%) Ansible
3 34 (8.74%) Kubernetes
4 33 (8.48%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (8.23%) SCCM
6 23 (5.91%) SCOM
7 19 (4.88%) vRealize
8 12 (3.08%) Docker Swarm
8 12 (3.08%) vCenter Server
9 11 (2.83%) Nagios
10 10 (2.57%) NetBackup
10 10 (2.57%) QRadar
10 10 (2.57%) SCOrch
11 9 (2.31%) Backup Exec
11 9 (2.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 9 (2.31%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 9 (2.31%) ZABBIX
12 8 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (1.80%) OpenNMS
13 7 (1.80%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 227 (58.35%) Microsoft
2 145 (37.28%) VMware
3 36 (9.25%) IBM
4 34 (8.74%) Citrix
5 32 (8.23%) Cisco
6 29 (7.46%) HP
7 27 (6.94%) Veeam
8 20 (5.14%) Oracle
9 19 (4.88%) Splunk
10 17 (4.37%) EMC
10 17 (4.37%) Red Hat
11 14 (3.60%) Dell
12 13 (3.34%) NetApp
13 12 (3.08%) Apple
14 11 (2.83%) SAP
14 11 (2.83%) SolarWinds
14 11 (2.83%) Sophos
15 10 (2.57%) BT
15 10 (2.57%) Samsung
15 10 (2.57%) Symantec