Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 69 102
Rank change year-on-year -12 +33 +38
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 204 363 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.39% 3.88% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 7.52% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 169 288 281
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,950 £28,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,875 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 3,046 4,827 7,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.68% 51.55% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,174 3,859 5,880
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £29,900
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,200 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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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

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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

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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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 2020. 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 81 £45,000 -14.29% 18
Cambridgeshire +10 60 £45,000 - 17
Suffolk 0 27 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Bedfordshire -17 18 £48,875 +16.37% 2
Essex +8 9 £42,000 -20.00% 3
Norfolk -7 7 £35,000 - 3
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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.

1 137 (67.16%) Windows
2 123 (60.29%) Microsoft
3 86 (42.16%) Windows Server
4 83 (40.69%) Active Directory
5 82 (40.20%) Azure
6 76 (37.25%) VMware
7 68 (33.33%) Office 365
8 66 (32.35%) SQL Server
9 60 (29.41%) DNS
10 54 (26.47%) Python
11 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 49 (24.02%) Linux
12 49 (24.02%) ITIL
13 48 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 46 (22.55%) DevOps
15 45 (22.06%) Citrix
16 44 (21.57%) DHCP
16 44 (21.57%) Hyper-V
17 41 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 41 (20.10%) SQL
18 40 (19.61%) Bash Shell
19 39 (19.12%) TCP/IP
20 38 (18.63%) MS Exchange
20 38 (18.63%) XenApp
21 35 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
21 35 (17.16%) Docker
22 33 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
22 33 (16.18%) Microsoft Office
23 31 (15.20%) Windows 10
23 31 (15.20%) AWS

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 38 (18.63%) MS Exchange
2 33 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (9.80%) SharePoint
4 17 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 13 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.90%) IIS
7 4 (1.96%) Apache
8 3 (1.47%) nginx
9 2 (0.98%) Confluence
10 1 (0.49%) JBoss
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (16.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.45%) Relativity
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (40.20%) Azure
2 68 (33.33%) Office 365
3 31 (15.20%) AWS
4 16 (7.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (4.90%) SaaS
6 9 (4.41%) IaaS
6 9 (4.41%) PaaS
7 8 (3.92%) Power Platform
8 5 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.45%) GCP
8 5 (2.45%) OneDrive
8 5 (2.45%) Serverless
9 3 (1.47%) AtomSphere
9 3 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.47%) Azure Stack
9 3 (1.47%) Boomi
9 3 (1.47%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.98%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 60 (29.41%) DNS
2 44 (21.57%) DHCP
3 39 (19.12%) TCP/IP
4 26 (12.75%) VLAN
5 24 (11.76%) Firewall
6 22 (10.78%) VoIP
7 17 (8.33%) Skype
8 16 (7.84%) LAN
9 11 (5.39%) NetScaler
10 10 (4.90%) Internet
10 10 (4.90%) SSL
11 9 (4.41%) Wireshark
12 8 (3.92%) VPN
13 7 (3.43%) Network Security
13 7 (3.43%) SAN
14 6 (2.94%) Wireless
15 5 (2.45%) PBX
15 5 (2.45%) WAN
16 3 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
17 2 (0.98%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.37%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.92%) Big Data
5 8 (3.92%) Power BI
5 8 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.94%) MySQL
8 5 (2.45%) EDRMS
8 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.96%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.96%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.96%) OLAP
10 3 (1.47%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 28 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.88%) JIRA
3 12 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.90%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.41%) Burp Suite
5 9 (4.41%) Fiddler
6 6 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 6 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.45%) git-flow
7 5 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.96%) IDA Disassembler
9 3 (1.47%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.47%) Selenium
10 2 (0.98%) Redmine
11 1 (0.49%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.49%) Gradle
11 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (4.90%) Legal
2 6 (2.94%) Finance
2 6 (2.94%) Marketing
2 6 (2.94%) Retail
3 5 (2.45%) Games
4 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Automotive
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 39 (19.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (18.14%) Analyst
3 32 (15.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (9.80%) Consultant
5 15 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 15 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 14 (6.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (6.86%) IT Support
7 13 (6.37%) IT Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) Security Researcher
10 8 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (3.92%) Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Technical Support
10 8 (3.92%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (3.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.31%) WSH
2 16 (7.84%) .NET
3 10 (4.90%) Java EE
4 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.45%) STL
6 4 (1.96%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.96%) CSS
7 3 (1.47%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (1.47%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.47%) Sass
7 3 (1.47%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (0.98%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.98%) boto
8 2 (0.98%) Web Services
9 1 (0.49%) React
9 1 (0.49%) Serverless Framework
9 1 (0.49%) Swagger
9 1 (0.49%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.84%) Clustering
3 14 (6.86%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 9 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.92%) PKI
7 7 (3.43%) Cloud Native
7 7 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.43%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.94%) Cybercrime
8 6 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.94%) Replication
9 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.47%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.47%) FMCG
10 3 (1.47%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 137 (67.16%) Windows
2 86 (42.16%) Windows Server
3 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (24.02%) Linux
5 31 (15.20%) Windows 10
6 30 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.41%) AIX
7 9 (4.41%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.92%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.94%) CentOS
9 6 (2.94%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.45%) Unix
11 4 (1.96%) Fedora
11 4 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.96%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.47%) Android
12 3 (1.47%) Solaris
13 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.02%) ITIL
2 48 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 46 (22.55%) DevOps
4 35 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (13.24%) Patch Management
6 24 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (10.78%) Server Management
8 16 (7.84%) Configuration Management
8 16 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (7.35%) Incident Management
9 15 (7.35%) SDLC
9 15 (7.35%) Time Management
10 14 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (6.86%) Information Security
10 14 (6.86%) Infrastructure as Code
10 14 (6.86%) Scrum
11 12 (5.88%) Analytics
11 12 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.47%) Python
2 41 (20.10%) SQL
3 40 (19.61%) Bash Shell
4 23 (11.27%) VBScript
5 22 (10.78%) Java
6 21 (10.29%) C
7 18 (8.82%) C#
8 12 (5.88%) C++
8 12 (5.88%) Go
8 12 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 11 (5.39%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.90%) Apple Swift
10 10 (4.90%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.94%) Perl
12 3 (1.47%) PHP
12 3 (1.47%) Ruby
12 3 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.47%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.98%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.98%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 27 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (10.29%) Degree
3 17 (8.33%) MCSE
4 13 (6.37%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.88%) MCSA
6 10 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (3.43%) CCNA
8 7 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.94%) SSCP
10 4 (1.96%) CISSP
10 4 (1.96%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (1.96%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.96%) GIAC
10 4 (1.96%) Linux+ Certification
10 4 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.96%) SANS
10 4 (1.96%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.80%) SLA
2 10 (4.90%) QA
3 3 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (1.47%) GDPR
4 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 83 (40.69%) Active Directory
2 44 (21.57%) Hyper-V
3 41 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (18.63%) XenApp
5 35 (17.16%) Docker
6 23 (11.27%) vSphere
7 5 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.96%) NFS
8 4 (1.96%) Samba
8 4 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.96%) VirtualBox
8 4 (1.96%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.96%) Xen
9 3 (1.47%) Firmware
9 3 (1.47%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (12.25%) Ansible
2 23 (11.27%) Kubernetes
3 22 (10.78%) SCCM
4 19 (9.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 15 (7.35%) Puppet
5 15 (7.35%) WSUS
6 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
7 11 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (4.90%) Terraform
9 9 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (3.92%) Backup Exec
10 8 (3.92%) Nagios
11 5 (2.45%) EnCase
11 5 (2.45%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (1.96%) OpenNMS
12 4 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (1.96%) vCenter Server
13 3 (1.47%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 123 (60.29%) Microsoft
2 76 (37.25%) VMware
3 45 (22.06%) Citrix
4 21 (10.29%) Symantec
5 15 (7.35%) CommVault
5 15 (7.35%) Ivanti
5 15 (7.35%) Mitel
6 12 (5.88%) Cisco
7 11 (5.39%) HP
7 11 (5.39%) Zscaler
8 10 (4.90%) Dell
9 9 (4.41%) IBM
10 8 (3.92%) Asigra
10 8 (3.92%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.43%) Oracle
12 6 (2.94%) Avaya
13 5 (2.45%) EMC
13 5 (2.45%) Google
13 5 (2.45%) NetApp
13 5 (2.45%) Nuix