Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 70 52
Rank change year-on-year -8 -18 +28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 138 143 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.15% 3.70% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.03% 7.42% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 105 110 289
10th Percentile £35,171 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £39,750 £37,563 £37,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £49,781 £60,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £58,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% -

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 1,962 1,928 3,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.79% 49.92% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,138 1,492 3,095
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

PowerShell
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 14 June 2021.

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 14 June 2021. 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 48 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Cambridgeshire -17 33 £55,000 +22.22% 14
Essex +3 28 £52,500 +23.53% 8
Bedfordshire +13 22 £41,500 -7.78% 4
Suffolk +1 4 £51,000 -7.27% 2
Norfolk -4 3 - -
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 88 (63.77%) Windows
2 86 (62.32%) Azure
3 80 (57.97%) Microsoft
4 66 (47.83%) VMware
5 56 (40.58%) Windows Server
6 54 (39.13%) Active Directory
7 51 (36.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 41 (29.71%) DNS
9 39 (28.26%) Bash Shell
10 37 (26.81%) Microsoft 365
11 36 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
11 36 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (26.09%) DHCP
12 35 (25.36%) Social Skills
12 35 (25.36%) Ansible
13 33 (23.91%) SQL
14 32 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (22.46%) Python
15 31 (22.46%) VLAN
16 30 (21.74%) AWS
16 30 (21.74%) MS Exchange
17 28 (20.29%) Microsoft Intune
17 28 (20.29%) DevOps
18 27 (19.57%) Linux
19 26 (18.84%) vSphere
20 25 (18.12%) TCP/IP
21 24 (17.39%) Firewall
21 24 (17.39%) Hyper-V
21 24 (17.39%) Kubernetes
22 20 (14.49%) Jenkins

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 30 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.14%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.25%) IIS
4 8 (5.80%) Confluence
5 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.72%) Apache
6 1 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 86 (62.32%) Azure
2 37 (26.81%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (21.74%) AWS
4 16 (11.59%) IaaS
5 13 (9.42%) SaaS
6 11 (7.97%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (7.97%) Amazon S3
6 11 (7.97%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (7.25%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (7.25%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (7.25%) OpenShift
7 10 (7.25%) Serverless
8 8 (5.80%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (5.07%) PaaS
10 5 (3.62%) OneDrive
10 5 (3.62%) Power Platform
11 4 (2.90%) GCP
11 4 (2.90%) Mimecast
12 2 (1.45%) PowerApps
12 2 (1.45%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.71%) DNS
2 36 (26.09%) DHCP
3 31 (22.46%) VLAN
4 25 (18.12%) TCP/IP
5 24 (17.39%) Firewall
6 11 (7.97%) VPN
7 9 (6.52%) SAN
8 6 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.90%) NAS
10 3 (2.17%) ADSL
10 3 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.17%) Internet
10 3 (2.17%) LAN
10 3 (2.17%) MPLS
10 3 (2.17%) WAN
11 2 (1.45%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.45%) Skype
12 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (7.25%) GIS
3 5 (3.62%) Power BI
4 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.17%) Tableau
5 3 (2.17%) Tableau Server
6 2 (1.45%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2019
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (14.49%) Jenkins
2 14 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.25%) GoCD
3 10 (7.25%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.80%) JIRA
5 5 (3.62%) GitLab
6 4 (2.90%) Selenium
7 3 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.45%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.72%) Hudson
9 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (25.36%) Social Skills
2 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.80%) Documentation Skills
4 7 (5.07%) Law
5 2 (1.45%) Finance
5 2 (1.45%) Legal
5 2 (1.45%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (36.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (27.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 29 (21.01%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (15.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (10.87%) IT Engineer
5 15 (10.87%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (10.14%) Analyst
6 14 (10.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (9.42%) Senior DevOps
7 13 (9.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Support Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (3.62%) Architect
13 5 (3.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 5 (3.62%) Junior
13 5 (3.62%) Lead DevOps
13 5 (3.62%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.07%) CSS
2 6 (4.35%) HTML
3 5 (3.62%) .NET
3 5 (3.62%) jQuery
4 4 (2.90%) HTML5
4 4 (2.90%) WCF
4 4 (2.90%) Web Services
4 4 (2.90%) XML
5 3 (2.17%) JSON
5 3 (2.17%) Regular Expression
5 3 (2.17%) REST
5 3 (2.17%) WPF
6 2 (1.45%) Ajax
6 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.45%) CSS3
6 2 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.72%) COM
7 1 (0.72%) LAMP
7 1 (0.72%) SAML
7 1 (0.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.32%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.87%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.80%) Clustering
4 6 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.90%) Replication
6 3 (2.17%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.17%) NHS
7 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.72%) BYOD
8 1 (0.72%) CMDB
8 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) EPoS
8 1 (0.72%) Life Science
8 1 (0.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 88 (63.77%) Windows
2 56 (40.58%) Windows Server
3 32 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (19.57%) Linux
5 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2019
6 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.80%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.62%) Unix
10 4 (2.90%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.45%) Debian
11 2 (1.45%) VMS
11 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.72%) Android
12 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.72%) CentOS
12 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (20.29%) DevOps
4 20 (14.49%) Migration
5 18 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.70%) Infrastructure Automation
6 12 (8.70%) Microservices
7 11 (7.97%) Coaching
7 11 (7.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (7.97%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 10 (7.25%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (7.25%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.80%) ITIL
10 8 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.07%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.07%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.26%) Bash Shell
2 33 (23.91%) SQL
3 31 (22.46%) Python
4 17 (12.32%) C#
5 11 (7.97%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.07%) Perl
7 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.62%) Ruby
8 5 (3.62%) VBScript
9 4 (2.90%) Java
10 2 (1.45%) C
10 2 (1.45%) C++
10 2 (1.45%) PHP
10 2 (1.45%) VB
11 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.70%) CCNA
1 12 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.52%) Degree
4 8 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.35%) MCSA
6 5 (3.62%) CCENT
6 5 (3.62%) MCSE
7 4 (2.90%) VCP6
8 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.72%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) HIPAA
1 10 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (4.35%) SLA
3 4 (2.90%) QA
4 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.72%) NIST
5 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 36 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (18.84%) vSphere
4 24 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 20 (14.49%) XenDesktop
6 10 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (6.52%) Docker
7 9 (6.52%) Xen
8 5 (3.62%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.62%) XenApp
9 2 (1.45%) Firmware
9 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 35 (25.36%) Ansible
2 28 (20.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 24 (17.39%) Kubernetes
4 19 (13.77%) SCCM
4 19 (13.77%) Terraform
5 12 (8.70%) Rancher
6 10 (7.25%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 10 (7.25%) Rundeck
7 6 (4.35%) Grafana
8 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (3.62%) SCOM
8 5 (3.62%) vCenter Server
9 4 (2.90%) Graylog
9 4 (2.90%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.90%) Salt
10 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (2.17%) Puppet
10 3 (2.17%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (57.97%) Microsoft
2 66 (47.83%) VMware
3 18 (13.04%) Citrix
4 15 (10.87%) Veeam
5 11 (7.97%) Splunk
6 8 (5.80%) Cisco
6 8 (5.80%) NetApp
7 6 (4.35%) Ivanti
7 6 (4.35%) McAfee
8 5 (3.62%) CyberArk
8 5 (3.62%) HP
9 4 (2.90%) Aruba
9 4 (2.90%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.90%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.90%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.90%) Sophos
10 3 (2.17%) Brocade
10 3 (2.17%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.17%) Symantec