Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3 +30
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 117 218 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.94% 3.62% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.86% 7.20% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 88 194 317
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,200 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,875 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 1,488 3,027 4,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.08% 50.24% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 2,323 3,841
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
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

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in the East of England over the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 March 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
Essex +30 32 £61,250 +65.27% 4
Hertfordshire +26 31 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Cambridgeshire +1 25 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Bedfordshire +33 14 £70,000 +55.56% 4
Norfolk +21 10 £32,500 -10.96% 1
Suffolk +9 5 £60,500 +10.00% 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 74 (63.25%) Windows
2 67 (57.26%) Microsoft
2 67 (57.26%) Azure
3 50 (42.74%) Bash Shell
4 49 (41.88%) VMware
4 49 (41.88%) Windows Server
5 36 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 36 (30.77%) Ansible
6 35 (29.91%) Active Directory
7 32 (27.35%) Python
8 30 (25.64%) DevOps
9 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (23.93%) AWS
10 28 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (23.93%) Linux
10 28 (23.93%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (21.37%) DNS
12 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
12 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
12 23 (19.66%) Terraform
13 22 (18.80%) Microsoft 365
14 21 (17.95%) SQL
15 20 (17.09%) VLAN
16 19 (16.24%) Hyper-V
16 19 (16.24%) C#
16 19 (16.24%) Migration
17 18 (15.38%) Jenkins
17 18 (15.38%) Data Centre
17 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
18 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2019

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 17 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.84%) IIS
3 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.56%) Confluence
4 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 67 (57.26%) Azure
2 28 (23.93%) AWS
3 22 (18.80%) Microsoft 365
4 16 (13.68%) SaaS
5 15 (12.82%) IaaS
5 15 (12.82%) PaaS
6 13 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
7 12 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (10.26%) Amazon S3
7 12 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (8.55%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (8.55%) OpenShift
8 10 (8.55%) Serverless
9 5 (4.27%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (3.42%) GCP
10 4 (3.42%) Power Platform
11 3 (2.56%) AWS CodeCommit
11 3 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (1.71%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) DNS
2 20 (17.09%) VLAN
3 17 (14.53%) DHCP
4 15 (12.82%) Firewall
5 13 (11.11%) VPN
6 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.71%) Skype
8 1 (0.85%) Internet
8 1 (0.85%) LAN
8 1 (0.85%) NAS
8 1 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.85%) SAN
8 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (8.55%) GIS
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.42%) Power BI
4 4 (3.42%) Tableau
4 4 (3.42%) Tableau Server
5 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 18 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.40%) TeamCity
4 10 (8.55%) GoCD
5 3 (2.56%) JIRA
5 3 (2.56%) Subversion
6 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.71%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.71%) GitLab
6 2 (1.71%) NUnit
7 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (6.84%) Law
2 2 (1.71%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Legal
2 2 (1.71%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (27.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) Analyst
4 13 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Developer
5 10 (8.55%) IT Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Junior
7 7 (5.98%) Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) Web Services
2 4 (3.42%) .NET
2 4 (3.42%) CSS
2 4 (3.42%) HTML
2 4 (3.42%) HTML5
2 4 (3.42%) jQuery
2 4 (3.42%) Node.js
2 4 (3.42%) REST
2 4 (3.42%) WCF
3 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (2.56%) JSON
3 3 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.56%) Regular Expression
3 3 (2.56%) WPF
3 3 (2.56%) XML
4 2 (1.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.71%) LINQ
4 2 (1.71%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.53%) Public Cloud
3 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 6 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.71%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Life Science
8 1 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.25%) Windows
2 49 (41.88%) Windows Server
3 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (23.93%) Linux
5 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
6 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.98%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.42%) Unix
9 4 (3.42%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.85%) CentOS
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (25.64%) DevOps
3 28 (23.93%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (16.24%) Migration
5 16 (13.68%) Mentoring
6 11 (9.40%) Coaching
6 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.40%) Technical Leadership
7 10 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (8.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 10 (8.55%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Automation
7 10 (8.55%) ITIL
7 10 (8.55%) Microservices
8 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
10 6 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.13%) High Availability
11 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) Bash Shell
2 32 (27.35%) Python
3 21 (17.95%) SQL
4 19 (16.24%) C#
5 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.27%) Ruby
8 4 (3.42%) VB
8 4 (3.42%) VBScript
9 3 (2.56%) Groovy
10 2 (1.71%) C
10 2 (1.71%) Java
10 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.85%) C++
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) MCSA
4 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.71%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) HIPAA
1 10 (8.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (5.98%) SLA
3 4 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.42%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) NIST
System Software
1 35 (29.91%) Active Directory
2 28 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.24%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.26%) Xen
5 11 (9.40%) vSphere
5 11 (9.40%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.27%) Docker
6 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.71%) XenApp
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (30.77%) Ansible
2 23 (19.66%) Terraform
3 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 13 (11.11%) Kubernetes
5 10 (8.55%) Rancher
5 10 (8.55%) Rundeck
6 8 (6.84%) SCCM
7 7 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (5.13%) Puppet
9 4 (3.42%) Salt
10 3 (2.56%) Consul
11 1 (0.85%) Grafana
11 1 (0.85%) Kibana
11 1 (0.85%) Packer
11 1 (0.85%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 67 (57.26%) Microsoft
2 49 (41.88%) VMware
3 12 (10.26%) Splunk
4 11 (9.40%) Citrix
5 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco
7 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.42%) NetApp
8 3 (2.56%) Juniper
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle
8 3 (2.56%) Veeam
9 2 (1.71%) Google
9 2 (1.71%) New Relic
9 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.85%) CyberArk
10 1 (0.85%) HP
10 1 (0.85%) McAfee
10 1 (0.85%) Sophos