Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 130 184
Rank change year-on-year +61 +54 -17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 448 296 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.99% 2.53% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.36% 4.34% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 324 234 154
East of England median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,375 £33,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,125 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 6,091 6,822 6,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 54.30% 58.41% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,916 5,735 5,932
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018. 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 +16 203 £52,500 - 21
Cambridgeshire +48 100 £42,500 -20.19% 29
Bedfordshire +46 57 £42,500 +10.39% 5
Suffolk +44 45 £44,250 +32.09% 6
Essex +32 35 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Norfolk +20 9 £45,000 - 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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.

1 261 (58.26%) Windows
2 219 (48.88%) Microsoft
3 209 (46.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 194 (43.30%) Active Directory
5 165 (36.83%) VMware
6 145 (32.37%) Windows Server
7 134 (29.91%) DevOps
8 133 (29.69%) DNS
9 130 (29.02%) SQL
10 126 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 110 (24.55%) Linux
12 108 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
12 108 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 102 (22.77%) Office 365
13 102 (22.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 99 (22.10%) Firewall
15 98 (21.88%) Bash Shell
16 97 (21.65%) JavaScript
17 89 (19.87%) Python
18 81 (18.08%) .NET
18 81 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
18 81 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 75 (16.74%) Hyper-V
19 75 (16.74%) C#
19 75 (16.74%) Microsoft Certification
20 71 (15.85%) ITIL
20 71 (15.85%) Data Centre
21 70 (15.63%) TCP/IP
22 69 (15.40%) Finance
23 68 (15.18%) DHCP

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 50 (11.16%) MS Exchange
2 42 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (8.93%) IIS
3 40 (8.93%) SharePoint
4 34 (7.59%) Confluence
5 31 (6.92%) OpenStack
6 25 (5.58%) WebLogic
7 24 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (4.91%) WebSphere
9 16 (3.57%) Apache
10 14 (3.13%) Skype for Business
11 13 (2.90%) JBoss
12 11 (2.46%) GlassFish
12 11 (2.46%) MQSeries
12 11 (2.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (2.46%) Traefik
13 8 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (1.56%) NServiceBus
15 6 (1.34%) Apache Pig
15 6 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.01%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.45%) Windchill
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.46%) Documaker
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.22%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.22%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 209 (46.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
3 102 (22.77%) Office 365
4 38 (8.48%) IaaS
5 20 (4.46%) PaaS
6 19 (4.24%) SaaS
7 18 (4.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (3.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (2.90%) Azure Data Factory
11 11 (2.46%) GitHub
12 5 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.67%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.45%) Amazon Glacier
14 2 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudTrail
14 2 (0.45%) NuGet
14 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 133 (29.69%) DNS
2 99 (22.10%) Firewall
3 70 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 68 (15.18%) DHCP
5 52 (11.61%) VPN
6 46 (10.27%) SAN
7 31 (6.92%) Internet
7 31 (6.92%) SSL
8 27 (6.03%) Skype
8 27 (6.03%) VLAN
9 25 (5.58%) HTTP
10 18 (4.02%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (3.57%) SNMP
12 14 (3.13%) ICMP
12 14 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
12 14 (3.13%) WAN
13 13 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (2.90%) HTTPS
13 13 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (2.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.59%) MySQL
3 32 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (6.03%) MongoDB
5 26 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (5.58%) NoSQL
7 19 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (3.79%) Big Data
9 15 (3.35%) Power BI
9 15 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (2.90%) Data Lake
11 12 (2.68%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (2.01%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.79%) MS Access
15 7 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (11.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (9.82%) Jenkins
3 41 (9.15%) Git (software)
4 40 (8.93%) JIRA
5 23 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (3.79%) Selenium
7 13 (2.90%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (2.46%) Gerrit
10 10 (2.23%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.01%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.79%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (1.34%) CodeSonar
14 6 (1.34%) git-flow
14 6 (1.34%) Robot Framework
14 6 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
15 5 (1.12%) Appium
15 5 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (15.40%) Finance
2 16 (3.57%) Retail
3 12 (2.68%) Legal
4 8 (1.79%) French Language
4 8 (1.79%) German Language
4 8 (1.79%) Swedish Language
5 7 (1.56%) Marketing
6 5 (1.12%) Banking
7 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Military
9 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 86 (19.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 64 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 52 (11.61%) Developer
4 50 (11.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 40 (8.93%) Analyst
6 32 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 27 (6.03%) Architect
7 27 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
7 27 (6.03%) Windows Engineer
8 25 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 23 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
10 22 (4.91%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 20 (4.46%) Azure Engineer
11 20 (4.46%) Consultant
12 19 (4.24%) DBA
13 18 (4.02%) VMware Engineer
14 17 (3.79%) AWS DevOps
14 17 (3.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
14 17 (3.79%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (18.08%) .NET
2 64 (14.29%) Web Services
3 51 (11.38%) HTML
4 39 (8.71%) JSON
5 35 (7.81%) CSS
6 32 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 32 (7.14%) Middleware
6 32 (7.14%) XML
7 22 (4.91%) REST
7 22 (4.91%) SOAP
8 20 (4.46%) HTML5
9 18 (4.02%) Java EE
10 17 (3.79%) YAML
11 16 (3.57%) LDAP
12 15 (3.35%) .NET Framework
12 15 (3.35%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (2.90%) CSS3
14 12 (2.68%) AngularJS
15 11 (2.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.85%) Data Centre
2 51 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.81%) Hybrid Cloud
4 33 (7.37%) Linux Command Line
4 33 (7.37%) Public Cloud
5 27 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (5.80%) Management Information System
7 25 (5.58%) Computer Science
8 24 (5.36%) Replication
9 19 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (3.57%) Mobile App
11 13 (2.90%) Clustering
12 12 (2.68%) iPhone
13 11 (2.46%) PKI
14 9 (2.01%) Private Cloud
14 9 (2.01%) Robotics
15 8 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
16 7 (1.56%) CCTV
17 6 (1.34%) Blackberry
18 5 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 261 (58.26%) Windows
2 145 (32.37%) Windows Server
3 110 (24.55%) Linux
4 81 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (7.81%) Unix
7 25 (5.58%) CentOS
7 25 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (5.13%) Windows 10
8 23 (5.13%) Windows XP
9 21 (4.69%) Android
10 20 (4.46%) Windows 7
11 18 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (2.90%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.46%) Solaris
14 10 (2.23%) Ubuntu
15 9 (2.01%) Windows 8
16 7 (1.56%) VMS
17 6 (1.34%) Windows Phone
17 6 (1.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (29.91%) DevOps
2 102 (22.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 81 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (15.85%) ITIL
5 55 (12.28%) Configuration Management
6 52 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
7 49 (10.94%) Mentoring
8 48 (10.71%) Load Balancing
8 48 (10.71%) Migration
9 42 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 40 (8.93%) Test Automation
11 37 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 35 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
13 28 (6.25%) TDD
14 27 (6.03%) OO
15 26 (5.80%) Incident Management
16 25 (5.58%) User Stories
17 24 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 130 (29.02%) SQL
2 98 (21.88%) Bash Shell
3 97 (21.65%) JavaScript
4 89 (19.87%) Python
5 75 (16.74%) C#
6 40 (8.93%) T-SQL
7 34 (7.59%) Java
8 31 (6.92%) Ruby
9 29 (6.47%) PHP
9 29 (6.47%) VBScript
10 19 (4.24%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.02%) C
12 13 (2.90%) C++
13 9 (2.01%) AWK
13 9 (2.01%) VB
14 8 (1.79%) Perl
14 8 (1.79%) VBA
15 6 (1.34%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 75 (16.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (13.62%) MCSE
3 41 (9.15%) Degree
4 35 (7.81%) CCNA
4 35 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (6.47%) MCSA
6 24 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (4.69%) Security Cleared
8 19 (4.24%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 16 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
10 14 (3.13%) MCP
10 14 (3.13%) SSCP
11 13 (2.90%) MCITP
12 12 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (2.46%) AWS Certification
13 11 (2.46%) CCNP
13 11 (2.46%) GIAC
13 11 (2.46%) Linux+ Certification
13 11 (2.46%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.46%) SLA
2 11 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.34%) QA
4 5 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.67%) PMO
6 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 194 (43.30%) Active Directory
2 108 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (16.74%) Hyper-V
4 67 (14.96%) Docker
5 49 (10.94%) vSphere
6 22 (4.91%) XenApp
7 21 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (4.24%) Virtual Desktop
8 19 (4.24%) Virtual Servers
9 17 (3.79%) Samba
10 16 (3.57%) VirtualBox
11 13 (2.90%) VMware NSX
12 10 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (2.23%) XenDesktop
13 9 (2.01%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 9 (2.01%) NFS
14 8 (1.79%) DFS Replication
15 7 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
16 6 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (12.72%) Puppet
2 56 (12.50%) Ansible
3 48 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (9.60%) vRealize
5 40 (8.93%) SCCM
6 27 (6.03%) vCenter Server
7 25 (5.58%) Kubernetes
8 17 (3.79%) Nagios
9 16 (3.57%) NetBackup
9 16 (3.57%) SCOM
9 16 (3.57%) Terraform
10 12 (2.68%) Rancher
11 11 (2.46%) Sysdig
12 9 (2.01%) Microsoft Intune
12 9 (2.01%) SCOrch
13 8 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
13 8 (1.79%) QRadar
14 7 (1.56%) SCVMM
14 7 (1.56%) ZABBIX
15 6 (1.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 219 (48.88%) Microsoft
2 165 (36.83%) VMware
3 68 (15.18%) Citrix
4 62 (13.84%) Cisco
5 48 (10.71%) HP
6 38 (8.48%) Splunk
7 36 (8.04%) IBM
8 34 (7.59%) WorldPay
9 29 (6.47%) AppDynamics
9 29 (6.47%) BMC
10 26 (5.80%) Oracle
11 25 (5.58%) Red Hat
12 23 (5.13%) ServiceNow
13 22 (4.91%) EMC
14 20 (4.46%) F5
15 19 (4.24%) Fortinet
15 19 (4.24%) NetApp
16 16 (3.57%) Veeam
17 13 (2.90%) CommVault
18 11 (2.46%) Intel