Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 70 147
Rank change year-on-year +21 +77 +65
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 338 473 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.55% 3.91% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.98% 6.99% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 269 352 204
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,394 £33,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 3,764 6,764 7,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.71% 55.93% 56.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,938 5,440 5,822
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +25 154 £52,500 -4.55% 14
Cambridgeshire +59 114 £45,000 +7.14% 9
Essex +2 35 £52,000 -0.95% 8
Bedfordshire -34 19 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Suffolk +11 17 £55,000 -
Norfolk +2 1 £32,500 -29.73% 4
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 181 (53.55%) Microsoft
2 172 (50.89%) Windows
3 157 (46.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 139 (41.12%) VMware
5 115 (34.02%) Active Directory
6 104 (30.77%) SQL
7 99 (29.29%) Windows Server
8 97 (28.70%) Office 365
9 93 (27.51%) SQL Server
10 89 (26.33%) DevOps
11 86 (25.44%) Linux
12 85 (25.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 83 (24.56%) ITIL
13 83 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 80 (23.67%) SharePoint
15 74 (21.89%) DNS
16 73 (21.60%) Analytical Skills
17 71 (21.01%) Hyper-V
18 68 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
19 67 (19.82%) DHCP
20 60 (17.75%) Python
21 57 (16.86%) Finance
22 55 (16.27%) Docker
23 54 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
24 52 (15.38%) Citrix
24 52 (15.38%) Puppet
25 51 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
25 51 (15.09%) Ansible
26 49 (14.50%) Cisco
27 48 (14.20%) VLAN

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 80 (23.67%) SharePoint
2 34 (10.06%) MS Exchange
3 32 (9.47%) IIS
4 27 (7.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (6.80%) Skype for Business
6 20 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (5.03%) Tomcat
8 16 (4.73%) nginx
9 15 (4.44%) OpenStack
10 14 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (3.85%) CloudStack
12 7 (2.07%) JBoss
13 6 (1.78%) Confluence
14 5 (1.48%) WebSphere
15 4 (1.18%) Apache
15 4 (1.18%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.89%) WildFly
17 2 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
17 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.66%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.89%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (10.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.48%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.30%) Maximo
3 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 157 (46.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (28.70%) Office 365
3 68 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (11.54%) Power Platform
5 28 (8.28%) Dynamics 365
6 26 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (6.80%) Azure Active Directory
7 23 (6.80%) IaaS
8 22 (6.51%) PaaS
9 21 (6.21%) OneDrive
10 19 (5.62%) SaaS
11 18 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
12 13 (3.85%) Heroku
12 13 (3.85%) OpenShift
13 6 (1.78%) Mimecast
14 5 (1.48%) Akamai
14 5 (1.48%) PowerApps
15 3 (0.89%) G Suite
16 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.89%) DNS
2 67 (19.82%) DHCP
3 48 (14.20%) VLAN
4 42 (12.43%) Firewall
5 32 (9.47%) TCP/IP
6 31 (9.17%) SAN
7 25 (7.40%) VPN
8 23 (6.80%) Skype
9 20 (5.92%) BIG-IP
9 20 (5.92%) iSCSI
10 17 (5.03%) NetScaler
11 16 (4.73%) LAN
12 11 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (3.25%) FabricPath
13 9 (2.66%) MPLS
13 9 (2.66%) WAN
14 7 (2.07%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (1.78%) IP Telephony
15 6 (1.78%) SSL
16 5 (1.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (27.51%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (10.36%) Power BI
5 30 (8.88%) SSDT
6 19 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (5.03%) MongoDB
8 16 (4.73%) MySQL
9 13 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (2.66%) Big Data
11 7 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.89%) GIS
16 2 (0.59%) InfluxDB
16 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
17 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
17 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (13.02%) Visual Studio
2 26 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 26 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 20 (5.92%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (3.55%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.37%) Gradle
6 8 (2.37%) Maven
6 8 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (2.37%) Subversion
7 5 (1.48%) JIRA
8 4 (1.18%) GitLab
9 3 (0.89%) Redmine
10 2 (0.59%) Hudson
11 1 (0.30%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.30%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.30%) Zephyr
General
1 57 (16.86%) Finance
2 15 (4.44%) Retail
3 9 (2.66%) Electronics
4 7 (2.07%) Legal
4 7 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.18%) Local Government
5 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.18%) Marketing
6 2 (0.59%) French Language
6 2 (0.59%) Games
6 2 (0.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 54 (15.98%) Analyst
2 50 (14.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 43 (12.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (8.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 29 (8.58%) Systems Engineer
5 22 (6.51%) Cloud Engineer
6 19 (5.62%) Security Engineer
7 17 (5.03%) Azure Engineer
7 17 (5.03%) Technical Leader
8 16 (4.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (4.73%) Architect
8 16 (4.73%) DBA
8 16 (4.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (4.44%) Lead DevOps
10 14 (4.14%) Developer
10 14 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (4.14%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.85%) Administrator
11 13 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
11 13 (3.85%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.72%) .NET
2 17 (5.03%) CSS
2 17 (5.03%) HTML
3 16 (4.73%) ASP.NET
4 13 (3.85%) jQuery
4 13 (3.85%) Kafka
4 13 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
5 11 (3.25%) Web Services
5 11 (3.25%) XML
6 8 (2.37%) Backbone.js
7 7 (2.07%) JSON
8 6 (1.78%) HTML5
9 4 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.18%) REST
10 3 (0.89%) CSS3
10 3 (0.89%) LDAP
10 3 (0.89%) XSLT
11 2 (0.59%) LAMP
11 2 (0.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.60%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 30 (8.88%) Life Science
4 27 (7.99%) Data Centre
5 23 (6.80%) Replication
6 18 (5.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (4.14%) Renewable Energy
8 8 (2.37%) User Experience
9 7 (2.07%) Clustering
10 6 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.48%) PKI
11 5 (1.48%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.89%) Robotics
13 2 (0.59%) Animation
13 2 (0.59%) TMS320
Operating Systems
1 172 (50.89%) Windows
2 99 (29.29%) Windows Server
3 86 (25.44%) Linux
4 51 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (11.24%) Ubuntu
7 35 (10.36%) CentOS
8 32 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (5.92%) Windows 7
10 16 (4.73%) Windows 10
11 15 (4.44%) Unix
12 12 (3.55%) SUSE
13 7 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (2.07%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.48%) Windows 8
15 4 (1.18%) Debian
16 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.89%) Fedora
16 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (26.33%) DevOps
2 85 (25.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 83 (24.56%) ITIL
4 54 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
6 46 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (11.54%) Change Management
8 36 (10.65%) CRM
8 36 (10.65%) High Availability
8 36 (10.65%) Test Automation
9 33 (9.76%) Document Management
9 33 (9.76%) ETL
10 32 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (8.88%) Infrastructure as Code
12 29 (8.58%) IT Strategy
13 28 (8.28%) Problem Management
14 25 (7.40%) Deployment Automation
14 25 (7.40%) Penetration Testing
15 23 (6.80%) SIEM
16 22 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 104 (30.77%) SQL
2 60 (17.75%) Python
3 36 (10.65%) Bash Shell
4 33 (9.76%) Ruby
5 32 (9.47%) Shell Script
6 29 (8.58%) VBScript
7 26 (7.69%) C#
8 24 (7.10%) Java
9 20 (5.92%) JavaScript
10 17 (5.03%) T-SQL
11 14 (4.14%) Perl
12 13 (3.85%) Go
13 12 (3.55%) C
14 5 (1.48%) VB
15 3 (0.89%) PHP
16 2 (0.59%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.59%) C++
16 2 (0.59%) Groovy
16 2 (0.59%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (7.40%) Citrix Certification
3 24 (7.10%) MCSA
3 24 (7.10%) MCSE
4 21 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (5.92%) CCNA
6 17 (5.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (4.73%) CISSP
7 16 (4.73%) Degree
8 15 (4.44%) CCAA
9 14 (4.14%) CEH
10 13 (3.85%) MCP
11 10 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (2.96%) MCTS
12 8 (2.37%) Security Cleared
13 7 (2.07%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.78%) ISTQB
14 6 (1.78%) Master's Degree
15 3 (0.89%) HND
15 3 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (6.51%) PCI DSS
3 18 (5.33%) SLA
4 14 (4.14%) COBIT
5 8 (2.37%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.78%) HIPAA
7 5 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 5 (1.48%) PMO
8 3 (0.89%) GDPR
8 3 (0.89%) QA
9 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 115 (34.02%) Active Directory
2 83 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (21.01%) Hyper-V
4 55 (16.27%) Docker
5 23 (6.80%) vSphere
6 17 (5.03%) XenApp
7 16 (4.73%) VMware NSX
8 14 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (3.25%) KVM
10 10 (2.96%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.89%) NFS
11 3 (0.89%) Samba
11 3 (0.89%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.89%) Xen
12 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 52 (15.38%) Puppet
2 51 (15.09%) Ansible
3 47 (13.91%) SCCM
4 40 (11.83%) Kubernetes
5 34 (10.06%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (9.76%) Terraform
7 22 (6.51%) SCOM
8 19 (5.62%) Docker Swarm
9 14 (4.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 13 (3.85%) Packer
10 13 (3.85%) vRealize
11 12 (3.55%) SCOrch
12 10 (2.96%) Microsoft Intune
13 7 (2.07%) vCenter Server
13 7 (2.07%) WSUS
14 6 (1.78%) Data Guard
14 6 (1.78%) Nagios
14 6 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (1.48%) SCVMM
16 4 (1.18%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 181 (53.55%) Microsoft
2 139 (41.12%) VMware
3 52 (15.38%) Citrix
4 49 (14.50%) Cisco
5 24 (7.10%) F5
6 20 (5.92%) CommVault
6 20 (5.92%) HP
7 19 (5.62%) Symantec
8 17 (5.03%) Oracle
8 17 (5.03%) Qualys
9 16 (4.73%) Ivanti
9 16 (4.73%) SonicWALL
10 15 (4.44%) Nimble Storage
10 15 (4.44%) Zscaler
11 14 (4.14%) Rackspace
11 14 (4.14%) Veracode
12 10 (2.96%) Veeam
13 9 (2.66%) Dell
13 9 (2.66%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.37%) SolarWinds