Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 115 132
Rank change year-on-year +45 +17 +16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 378 330 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.01% 2.78% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.74% 4.78% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 289 266 233
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,800 £32,625 £32,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £66,250 £62,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.90% +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 4,883 6,910 6,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.81% 58.28% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,904 5,789 5,796
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +5 166 £52,500 -4.55% 20
Cambridgeshire +72 107 £45,000 +28.57% 20
Suffolk +33 44 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bedfordshire +15 43 £42,000 -1.18% 9
Essex +1 12 £50,000 - 3
Norfolk 0 6 £35,000 -12.50%
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 247 (65.34%) Windows
2 246 (65.08%) Microsoft
3 164 (43.39%) Active Directory
4 154 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 141 (37.30%) VMware
6 130 (34.39%) Windows Server
7 115 (30.42%) DNS
8 114 (30.16%) Bash Shell
9 111 (29.37%) SQL Server
10 104 (27.51%) Linux
11 102 (26.98%) SQL
11 102 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 87 (23.02%) Firewall
13 83 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
14 80 (21.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 77 (20.37%) Python
16 76 (20.11%) DevOps
17 75 (19.84%) Office 365
18 70 (18.52%) TCP/IP
19 68 (17.99%) DHCP
19 68 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
20 62 (16.40%) Windows Server 2008
20 62 (16.40%) VPN
21 61 (16.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 60 (15.87%) Hyper-V
23 58 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
24 57 (15.08%) Docker
25 56 (14.81%) Web Services
26 54 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
27 53 (14.02%) .NET

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 47 (12.43%) SharePoint
2 41 (10.85%) IIS
3 26 (6.88%) Confluence
4 23 (6.08%) JBoss
5 21 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 18 (4.76%) Apache
6 18 (4.76%) OpenStack
6 18 (4.76%) WebLogic
7 17 (4.50%) Skype for Business
8 14 (3.70%) Traefik
9 13 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (3.44%) GlassFish
9 13 (3.44%) MQSeries
9 13 (3.44%) WebSphere
10 12 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.85%) NServiceBus
13 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (1.32%) WildFly
14 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.85%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.53%) Windchill
6 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 154 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (19.84%) Office 365
3 68 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (7.67%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (6.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (5.03%) IaaS
7 17 (4.50%) Mimecast
8 16 (4.23%) PaaS
8 16 (4.23%) SaaS
9 15 (3.97%) Azure Data Factory
10 14 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
11 11 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (2.91%) Amazon S3
11 11 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (2.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (2.38%) Amazon Glacier
13 9 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (2.38%) AWS CloudTrail
14 6 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 115 (30.42%) DNS
2 87 (23.02%) Firewall
3 70 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 68 (17.99%) DHCP
5 62 (16.40%) VPN
6 36 (9.52%) VLAN
7 23 (6.08%) Internet
8 22 (5.82%) SAN
9 21 (5.56%) LAN
10 19 (5.03%) WAN
11 13 (3.44%) HTTP
12 12 (3.17%) Reverse Proxy
12 12 (3.17%) Skype
12 12 (3.17%) SSL
13 10 (2.65%) iSCSI
14 9 (2.38%) BGP
14 9 (2.38%) DMZ
14 9 (2.38%) Wireless
15 8 (2.12%) SNMP
15 8 (2.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (29.37%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.08%) MySQL
3 22 (5.82%) NoSQL
3 22 (5.82%) Power BI
4 19 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.70%) Big Data
6 14 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.44%) Azure SQL Database
7 13 (3.44%) Data Lake
7 13 (3.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (2.38%) Snowflake Schema
10 8 (2.12%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.59%) SSDT
12 5 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (9.52%) JIRA
2 28 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 25 (6.61%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.17%) Selenium
7 11 (2.91%) Maven
8 10 (2.65%) Subversion
9 8 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.85%) Gradle
11 5 (1.32%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.06%) Appium
12 4 (1.06%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.06%) Hudson
12 4 (1.06%) JUnit
12 4 (1.06%) Redmine
12 4 (1.06%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (8.20%) Retail
2 27 (7.14%) Finance
3 14 (3.70%) Marketing
4 12 (3.17%) German Language
5 10 (2.65%) French Language
5 10 (2.65%) Swedish Language
6 9 (2.38%) Advertising
7 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.79%) Electronics
9 3 (0.79%) Games
10 2 (0.53%) Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (14.02%) Analyst
2 45 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 44 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 30 (7.94%) Developer
6 26 (6.88%) Windows Engineer
7 25 (6.61%) Junior
8 22 (5.82%) Architect
9 19 (5.03%) Junior Analyst
10 17 (4.50%) Infrastructure Support
10 17 (4.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (4.23%) AWS Specialist
11 16 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 15 (3.97%) Infrastructure Architect
13 14 (3.70%) Technical Leader
14 13 (3.44%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (3.44%) Support Analyst
15 12 (3.17%) Administrator
15 12 (3.17%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (14.81%) Web Services
2 53 (14.02%) .NET
3 22 (5.82%) ActiveMQ
3 22 (5.82%) HTML
4 18 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 17 (4.50%) JSON
5 17 (4.50%) REST
6 16 (4.23%) Java EE
6 16 (4.23%) YAML
7 13 (3.44%) EJB
7 13 (3.44%) EJB 3.0
7 13 (3.44%) HornetQ
7 13 (3.44%) Java SE
7 13 (3.44%) JMS
7 13 (3.44%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (3.17%) CSS
9 11 (2.91%) .NET Framework
10 10 (2.65%) HTML5
11 9 (2.38%) LAMP
11 9 (2.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 26 (6.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 22 (5.82%) Management Information System
5 18 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 18 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (4.50%) Linux Command Line
7 16 (4.23%) Replication
8 13 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.65%) Security Operations Centre
10 9 (2.38%) iPhone
11 8 (2.12%) Life Science
12 7 (1.85%) Animation
12 7 (1.85%) CCTV
12 7 (1.85%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.85%) Photography
13 5 (1.32%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (1.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 4 (1.06%) Blackberry
14 4 (1.06%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 247 (65.34%) Windows
2 130 (34.39%) Windows Server
3 104 (27.51%) Linux
4 80 (21.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (16.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (6.08%) Unix
6 23 (6.08%) Windows 10
7 21 (5.56%) AIX
7 21 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 21 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 19 (5.03%) CentOS
9 18 (4.76%) Apple iOS
10 15 (3.97%) Ubuntu
11 13 (3.44%) Mac OS X
11 13 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (2.91%) Windows XP
13 10 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.85%) VMS
15 5 (1.32%) Android
15 5 (1.32%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (20.11%) DevOps
3 61 (16.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 49 (12.96%) ITIL
5 48 (12.70%) Mentoring
6 47 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
7 41 (10.85%) Patch Management
8 39 (10.32%) Cybersecurity
9 34 (8.99%) Incident Management
10 32 (8.47%) Configuration Management
11 31 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (8.20%) Test Automation
12 30 (7.94%) Deployment Automation
13 28 (7.41%) Software Engineering
14 26 (6.88%) Vulnerability Management
15 25 (6.61%) Analytics
16 24 (6.35%) High Availability
17 23 (6.08%) Migration
17 23 (6.08%) Project Management
17 23 (6.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 114 (30.16%) Bash Shell
2 102 (26.98%) SQL
3 77 (20.37%) Python
4 53 (14.02%) C#
5 52 (13.76%) VBScript
6 38 (10.05%) JavaScript
7 30 (7.94%) Java
8 24 (6.35%) T-SQL
9 21 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 20 (5.29%) PHP
11 19 (5.03%) Perl
12 17 (4.50%) C
13 12 (3.17%) Ruby
14 11 (2.91%) AWK
15 10 (2.65%) C++
16 4 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (1.06%) VB
17 3 (0.79%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.53%) MATLAB
18 2 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (8.47%) MCSE
3 27 (7.14%) Degree
4 25 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (6.08%) CCNA
6 22 (5.82%) MCSA
7 20 (5.29%) MCP
8 19 (5.03%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.97%) AWS Certification
10 14 (3.70%) DV Cleared
11 13 (3.44%) CompTIA Security+
12 10 (2.65%) ISTQB
12 10 (2.65%) Network+ Certification
12 10 (2.65%) SSCP
13 9 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (2.12%) CEH
14 8 (2.12%) GCIA
14 8 (2.12%) ISEB
15 7 (1.85%) CISSP
15 7 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.14%) SLA
2 14 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.12%) QA
4 5 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.53%) GPG13
6 2 (0.53%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 164 (43.39%) Active Directory
2 102 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (15.87%) Hyper-V
4 57 (15.08%) Docker
5 36 (9.52%) vSphere
6 23 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (3.44%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (2.38%) VMware NSX
10 6 (1.59%) Samba
10 6 (1.59%) VirtualBox
10 6 (1.59%) Xen
11 5 (1.32%) NFS
11 5 (1.32%) XenApp
12 4 (1.06%) iptables
12 4 (1.06%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.79%) XenServer
14 2 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 49 (12.96%) Puppet
2 35 (9.26%) SCCM
3 32 (8.47%) Ansible
4 30 (7.94%) Kubernetes
5 28 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 20 (5.29%) Norton AntiVirus
8 17 (4.50%) SCOM
9 14 (3.70%) Nagios
9 14 (3.70%) vRealize
10 12 (3.17%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (3.17%) vCenter Server
11 11 (2.91%) AirWatch
11 11 (2.91%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 10 (2.65%) QRadar
13 8 (2.12%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.85%) Terraform
15 6 (1.59%) SCOrch
16 5 (1.32%) Grafana
16 5 (1.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 246 (65.08%) Microsoft
2 141 (37.30%) VMware
3 38 (10.05%) IBM
4 25 (6.61%) Cisco
5 22 (5.82%) Symantec
6 21 (5.56%) Citrix
7 20 (5.29%) Apple
7 20 (5.29%) Splunk
8 19 (5.03%) Veeam
9 18 (4.76%) HP
10 15 (3.97%) Sophos
11 14 (3.70%) Oracle
11 14 (3.70%) Red Hat
12 12 (3.17%) SolarWinds
13 10 (2.65%) Dell
14 9 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (2.38%) Tableau
15 8 (2.12%) EMC
15 8 (2.12%) Google
15 8 (2.12%) SAP