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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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 95 76 72
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 -17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 254 149 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.38% 3.26% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.60% 7.36% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 164 122 104
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,428 £35,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -15.00%
75th Percentile £61,563 £57,500 £49,344
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £59,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,411 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.36% +2.57% +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 3,341 2,024 1,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.46% 44.35% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 1,203 1,451
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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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 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +16 123 £52,500 +10.53% 13
Cambridgeshire -38 69 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Essex -42 29 £85,000 +88.89% 2
Bedfordshire -18 22 £42,500 +8.97% 4
Norfolk +7 7 £55,000 - 1
Suffolk -11 6 £45,750 -10.29% 4
East Anglia - 2 £47,500 -
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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.

1 155 (61.02%) Azure
2 146 (57.48%) Microsoft
3 143 (56.30%) Windows
4 106 (41.73%) AWS
5 101 (39.76%) Active Directory
6 91 (35.83%) Microsoft 365
7 85 (33.46%) ITIL
8 84 (33.07%) DevOps
9 82 (32.28%) SQL
10 73 (28.74%) Windows Server
11 72 (28.35%) Python
12 67 (26.38%) VMware
13 60 (23.62%) .NET
14 58 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 56 (22.05%) DNS
15 56 (22.05%) Terraform
16 51 (20.08%) SCCM
17 50 (19.69%) Social Skills
18 49 (19.29%) Azure Active Directory
19 47 (18.50%) SQL Server
20 46 (18.11%) Agile
21 44 (17.32%) DHCP
22 43 (16.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 42 (16.54%) Kubernetes
24 41 (16.14%) Microsoft Certification
25 40 (15.75%) Configuration Management
25 40 (15.75%) CI/CD
26 39 (15.35%) Problem-Solving
26 39 (15.35%) TCP/IP
27 37 (14.57%) C#

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 27 (10.63%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.91%) Apache Spark
3 14 (5.51%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.15%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.57%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.18%) Confluence
6 3 (1.18%) Documentum
7 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (11.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Exstream
2 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 155 (61.02%) Azure
2 106 (41.73%) AWS
3 91 (35.83%) Microsoft 365
4 49 (19.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 35 (13.78%) Serverless
6 27 (10.63%) IaaS
7 25 (9.84%) AWS Lambda
8 24 (9.45%) Azure DevOps
9 19 (7.48%) OneDrive
10 18 (7.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 14 (5.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (4.72%) GitHub
12 12 (4.72%) SaaS
13 11 (4.33%) Azure Data Factory
13 11 (4.33%) Azure Monitor
13 11 (4.33%) Azure Service Bus
13 11 (4.33%) Cloud Functions
13 11 (4.33%) OpenShift
14 10 (3.94%) Azure Functions
14 10 (3.94%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 56 (22.05%) DNS
2 44 (17.32%) DHCP
3 39 (15.35%) TCP/IP
4 34 (13.39%) Firewall
5 26 (10.24%) SAN
6 23 (9.06%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (5.51%) Internet
7 14 (5.51%) Skype
7 14 (5.51%) VPN
8 9 (3.54%) Network Security
9 7 (2.76%) NAS
9 7 (2.76%) Wireshark
10 4 (1.57%) BGP
10 4 (1.57%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (1.57%) SNMP
10 4 (1.57%) VLAN
11 3 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.18%) IPsec
11 3 (1.18%) NX-OS
11 3 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.45%) MongoDB
2 24 (9.45%) MySQL
3 22 (8.66%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.69%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (5.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.72%) Data Lake
7 11 (4.33%) Big Data
7 11 (4.33%) Flink
8 9 (3.54%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.76%) Power BI
9 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.36%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.18%) HDInsight
13 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.79%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 25 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.69%) Subversion
3 16 (6.30%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.51%) JIRA
5 11 (4.33%) Ant
5 11 (4.33%) Gradle
5 11 (4.33%) Maven
6 10 (3.94%) MSI
7 6 (2.36%) InstallShield
7 6 (2.36%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.57%) AdminStudio
8 4 (1.57%) Fiddler
8 4 (1.57%) Metasploit
8 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.79%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.79%) Moq
10 2 (0.79%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.79%) Selenium
10 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 50 (19.69%) Social Skills
2 36 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.87%) Finance
4 17 (6.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (5.51%) Law
6 12 (4.72%) Manufacturing
7 11 (4.33%) Legal
8 10 (3.94%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.76%) Public Sector
10 6 (2.36%) Banking
11 5 (1.97%) Publishing
12 4 (1.57%) Influencing Skills
12 4 (1.57%) Marketing
12 4 (1.57%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (1.18%) Back Office
14 2 (0.79%) Documentation Skills
14 2 (0.79%) German Language
14 2 (0.79%) Police
15 1 (0.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (18.90%) Cloud Engineer
2 40 (15.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (12.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 23 (9.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (9.06%) Security Engineer
5 22 (8.66%) Analyst
6 19 (7.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (7.48%) Windows Engineer
7 18 (7.09%) Support Engineer
8 17 (6.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (6.69%) Wintel Engineer
8 17 (6.69%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.30%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (6.30%) Azure Engineer
9 16 (6.30%) Senior Security Engineer
10 14 (5.51%) AWS DevOps
11 12 (4.72%) Data Engineer
11 12 (4.72%) IT Support
12 11 (4.33%) Java Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (23.62%) .NET
2 20 (7.87%) HTML
3 15 (5.91%) CSS
4 13 (5.12%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.33%) JDBC
5 11 (4.33%) RESTful
6 9 (3.54%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.15%) JSON
8 6 (2.36%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.36%) ARM Templates
8 6 (2.36%) jQuery
8 6 (2.36%) LDAP
8 6 (2.36%) OAuth
8 6 (2.36%) OAuth2
8 6 (2.36%) OpenID
8 6 (2.36%) SAML
9 5 (1.97%) HTML5
9 5 (1.97%) REST
9 5 (1.97%) XML
10 4 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.17%) Data Centre
2 26 (10.24%) Replication
3 23 (9.06%) Clustering
4 17 (6.69%) EMC VNX
5 14 (5.51%) Algorithms
5 14 (5.51%) Data Structures
6 13 (5.12%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (4.33%) Life Science
8 9 (3.54%) Management Information System
9 8 (3.15%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (3.15%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (2.76%) Cloud Native
10 7 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.97%) Biotechnology
12 5 (1.97%) Hackathon
12 5 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.97%) PKI
13 4 (1.57%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 143 (56.30%) Windows
2 73 (28.74%) Windows Server
3 35 (13.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (12.99%) Linux
5 26 (10.24%) Windows 10
5 26 (10.24%) Windows Server 2016
6 20 (7.87%) Windows Server 2019
7 18 (7.09%) Unix
8 15 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.57%) Kali Linux
10 4 (1.57%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.18%) Debian
11 3 (1.18%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.79%) Android
13 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.39%) CentOS
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (33.46%) ITIL
2 84 (33.07%) DevOps
3 46 (18.11%) Agile
4 43 (16.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 40 (15.75%) CI/CD
5 40 (15.75%) Configuration Management
6 39 (15.35%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (13.39%) Change Management
8 32 (12.60%) Problem Management
9 31 (12.20%) Incident Management
9 31 (12.20%) Service Delivery
10 30 (11.81%) Infrastructure as Code
11 28 (11.02%) Test Automation
12 27 (10.63%) Service Management
13 24 (9.45%) Load Balancing
13 24 (9.45%) Mentoring
14 23 (9.06%) Computer Science
15 22 (8.66%) Risk Management
16 20 (7.87%) Analytics
16 20 (7.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 82 (32.28%) SQL
2 72 (28.35%) Python
3 37 (14.57%) Bash
3 37 (14.57%) C#
4 30 (11.81%) Java
5 25 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.09%) Shell Script
7 17 (6.69%) Perl
8 16 (6.30%) Ruby
9 14 (5.51%) PHP
10 8 (3.15%) Scala
11 7 (2.76%) VB
12 6 (2.36%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.97%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.57%) Groovy
15 3 (1.18%) Bicep
15 3 (1.18%) VBScript
16 2 (0.79%) C++
16 2 (0.79%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (16.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (13.39%) Security Cleared
3 32 (12.60%) MCSE
4 30 (11.81%) MCSA
5 27 (10.63%) SC Cleared
6 26 (10.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (9.45%) Degree
8 19 (7.48%) AWS Certification
9 18 (7.09%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (6.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (5.91%) CISSP
12 11 (4.33%) DV Cleared
13 10 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
14 9 (3.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 6 (2.36%) CCNA
16 5 (1.97%) CCSP
16 5 (1.97%) CISM
17 4 (1.57%) CCNP
17 4 (1.57%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.20%) SLA
2 10 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (1.57%) NIST
3 4 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.79%) GxP
5 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 101 (39.76%) Active Directory
2 58 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.24%) Docker
4 24 (9.45%) vSphere
5 23 (9.06%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (6.69%) Terminal Services
7 13 (5.12%) Hyper-V
8 12 (4.72%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (4.33%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (3.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (3.15%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (2.76%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (2.36%) XenDesktop
14 4 (1.57%) Firmware
15 2 (0.79%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 56 (22.05%) Terraform
2 51 (20.08%) SCCM
3 42 (16.54%) Kubernetes
4 35 (13.78%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 24 (9.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 23 (9.06%) SCOM
7 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Clustering
8 18 (7.09%) Norton AntiVirus
8 18 (7.09%) vCenter Server
9 17 (6.69%) SCOrch
10 13 (5.12%) Ansible
11 9 (3.54%) WMI
12 8 (3.15%) Backup Exec
12 8 (3.15%) N-central
12 8 (3.15%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (3.15%) WSUS
13 7 (2.76%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (1.57%) Consul
14 4 (1.57%) Packer
15 3 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 146 (57.48%) Microsoft
2 67 (26.38%) VMware
3 23 (9.06%) Brocade
4 22 (8.66%) Oracle
5 21 (8.27%) Citrix
6 19 (7.48%) Cisco
7 18 (7.09%) Symantec
8 17 (6.69%) 3PAR
8 17 (6.69%) EMC
8 17 (6.69%) jetNEXUS
8 17 (6.69%) Rackspace
8 17 (6.69%) Veeam
9 13 (5.12%) NetApp
10 12 (4.72%) Sophos
11 11 (4.33%) Databricks
11 11 (4.33%) Google
11 11 (4.33%) McAfee
12 9 (3.54%) Varonis
13 8 (3.15%) Kaspersky
13 8 (3.15%) SolarWinds