Period
to 21 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Power Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Power Platform over the 6 months to 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 68 91 143
Rank change year-on-year +23 +52 +60
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 4,686 1,978 2,912
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.21% 3.48% 2.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.62% 8.37% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,568 1,658 2,426
10th Percentile £33,171 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,813 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £69,875 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.35% +4.50% -

Power Platform is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48,728 23,644 39,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.78% 41.54% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34,194 20,373 32,944
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,944
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,750 £90,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in England.

Salary trend for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
London -5 1,887 £62,500 -3.85% 401
South East +55 890 £52,500 +5.00% 192
North of England +7 686 £45,000 - 159
Midlands +35 628 £47,500 +5.56% 127
West Midlands +34 495 £47,500 +2.70% 94
North West 0 399 £47,500 +4.40% 94
South West +47 284 £40,000 -5.88% 55
Yorkshire +12 252 £42,500 -5.56% 43
East of England +3 184 £45,000 - 72
East Midlands -14 128 £47,500 +18.63% 33
North East -19 35 £37,250 -1.97% 22
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, IT jobs citing Power Platform 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 England region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 4,110 (87.71%) Power BI
2 3,474 (74.14%) Business Intelligence
3 2,881 (61.48%) SQL
4 2,072 (44.22%) Azure
5 2,034 (43.41%) Microsoft
6 1,866 (39.82%) Analytics
7 1,375 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
8 1,315 (28.06%) Visualisation
9 1,310 (27.96%) Social Skills
10 1,300 (27.74%) SQL Server
11 1,174 (25.05%) Data Warehouse
12 1,082 (23.09%) Python
13 1,077 (22.98%) ETL
14 1,059 (22.60%) Tableau
15 1,046 (22.32%) Finance
16 1,032 (22.02%) Analytical Skills
17 1,025 (21.87%) Data Modelling
18 971 (20.72%) Microsoft Excel
19 900 (19.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 872 (18.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 771 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
22 758 (16.18%) DevOps
22 758 (16.18%) Data Visualisation
23 734 (15.66%) Data Analysis
24 641 (13.68%) Microsoft 365
25 635 (13.55%) C#
26 620 (13.23%) PowerApps
27 605 (12.91%) Degree
28 593 (12.65%) T-SQL
29 588 (12.55%) Azure Data Factory

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 513 (10.95%) SharePoint
2 114 (2.43%) Apache Spark
3 101 (2.16%) SAS
4 51 (1.09%) Apache Airflow
5 42 (0.90%) Apache
5 42 (0.90%) Confluence
6 40 (0.85%) Appian
7 38 (0.81%) CMS
8 32 (0.68%) IIS
9 30 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
10 20 (0.43%) WordPress
11 12 (0.26%) Jupyter
11 12 (0.26%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.17%) Apache Pig
13 8 (0.17%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.15%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.13%) ArcGIS
15 6 (0.13%) Drupal
15 6 (0.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 971 (20.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 264 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 130 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 56 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
5 49 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 33 (0.70%) SPSS
7 23 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (0.28%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.043%) FileZilla
10 1 (0.021%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.021%) Campfire
10 1 (0.021%) Stata
10 1 (0.021%) Weka
Business Applications
1 196 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 41 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 36 (0.77%) NetSuite
5 27 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
6 23 (0.49%) FastStats
7 14 (0.30%) Primavera
8 12 (0.26%) Maximo
8 12 (0.26%) SAP CO
8 12 (0.26%) SAP FI
8 12 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (0.26%) SAP SD
9 11 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
10 9 (0.19%) iTrent
10 9 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 8 (0.17%) IBM Planning Analytics
12 7 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 7 (0.15%) SAP R/3
13 6 (0.13%) SAP Business One
13 6 (0.13%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2,072 (44.22%) Azure
2 641 (13.68%) Microsoft 365
3 620 (13.23%) PowerApps
4 588 (12.55%) Azure Data Factory
5 511 (10.90%) AWS
6 370 (7.90%) Dynamics 365
7 368 (7.85%) Power Automate
8 230 (4.91%) GCP
9 207 (4.42%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 190 (4.05%) SaaS
11 181 (3.86%) Snowflake
12 170 (3.63%) Azure Active Directory
13 146 (3.12%) PaaS
14 130 (2.77%) Google Analytics
15 128 (2.73%) OneDrive
16 116 (2.48%) Azure Logic Apps
17 100 (2.13%) GitHub
18 96 (2.05%) Serverless
19 83 (1.77%) IaaS
20 59 (1.26%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 60 (1.28%) Firewall
2 34 (0.73%) Intranet
3 33 (0.70%) DNS
4 30 (0.64%) LAN
4 30 (0.64%) WAN
5 29 (0.62%) VPN
6 27 (0.58%) DHCP
7 22 (0.47%) Internet
8 21 (0.45%) WebEx
9 17 (0.36%) VLAN
10 14 (0.30%) Wireless
11 9 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (0.17%) HTTP
12 8 (0.17%) Unified Communications
13 7 (0.15%) Network Security
14 6 (0.13%) Broadband
14 6 (0.13%) SNMP
15 4 (0.085%) MPLS
15 4 (0.085%) SSL
15 4 (0.085%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,110 (87.71%) Power BI
2 1,300 (27.74%) SQL Server
3 1,174 (25.05%) Data Warehouse
4 1,059 (22.60%) Tableau
5 900 (19.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 872 (18.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 485 (10.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 421 (8.98%) Data Lake
9 315 (6.72%) Big Data
10 267 (5.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 204 (4.35%) NoSQL
12 194 (4.14%) Relational Database
13 180 (3.84%) QlikView
14 174 (3.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 172 (3.67%) MySQL
16 167 (3.56%) Looker
17 156 (3.33%) Power Query
18 155 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
19 147 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
20 144 (3.07%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 174 (3.71%) Visual Studio
2 139 (2.97%) Git (software)
3 128 (2.73%) JIRA
4 97 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 57 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 26 (0.55%) Bitbucket
8 25 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 20 (0.43%) GitLab
10 19 (0.41%) Visual Studio Code
11 18 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (0.38%) Postman
12 17 (0.36%) Selenium
13 14 (0.30%) NUnit
14 13 (0.28%) MorphX
15 12 (0.26%) LSMW
15 12 (0.26%) TeamCity
16 8 (0.17%) AppVeyor
16 8 (0.17%) Moq
16 8 (0.17%) Subversion
General
1 1,310 (27.96%) Social Skills
2 1,046 (22.32%) Finance
3 1,032 (22.02%) Analytical Skills
4 354 (7.55%) Marketing
5 210 (4.48%) Retail
6 199 (4.25%) Law
7 152 (3.24%) Presentation Skills
8 146 (3.12%) Legal
9 142 (3.03%) Banking
10 130 (2.77%) Public Sector
11 128 (2.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 116 (2.48%) Organisational Skills
13 115 (2.45%) Manufacturing
14 114 (2.43%) Publishing
15 106 (2.26%) Advertising
16 102 (2.18%) Influencing Skills
17 75 (1.60%) Documentation Skills
18 53 (1.13%) Telecoms
19 45 (0.96%) Spanish Language
20 40 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,283 (27.38%) Analyst
2 1,170 (24.97%) Developer
3 552 (11.78%) Data Analyst
4 545 (11.63%) Data Engineer
5 539 (11.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 307 (6.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 306 (6.53%) Architect
8 304 (6.49%) Consultant
9 227 (4.84%) Power BI Developer
10 172 (3.67%) SQL Developer
11 147 (3.14%) Senior Developer
12 140 (2.99%) Data Architect
13 130 (2.77%) Power BI Analyst
14 121 (2.58%) Business Analyst
15 116 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
16 112 (2.39%) Administrator
17 106 (2.26%) Data Manager
18 95 (2.03%) Azure Engineer
19 91 (1.94%) Solutions Architect
20 89 (1.90%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (8.83%) .NET
2 143 (3.05%) JSON
3 132 (2.82%) HTML
4 117 (2.50%) REST
5 108 (2.30%) XML
6 105 (2.24%) CSS
7 99 (2.11%) Web Services
8 79 (1.69%) MDX
9 76 (1.62%) .NET Framework
9 76 (1.62%) ASP.NET
10 59 (1.26%) Kafka
11 50 (1.07%) PySpark
12 48 (1.02%) .NET Core
12 48 (1.02%) React
13 44 (0.94%) SOAP
14 39 (0.83%) RESTful
15 33 (0.70%) AngularJS
16 29 (0.62%) Entity Framework
16 29 (0.62%) jQuery
17 27 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 258 (5.51%) Management Information System
2 169 (3.61%) Data Structures
3 138 (2.94%) User Experience
4 109 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
5 87 (1.86%) Data Protection Act
6 85 (1.81%) Robotics
7 77 (1.64%) Driving Licence
8 68 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 67 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
10 64 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
11 57 (1.22%) Virtual Team
12 54 (1.15%) Mobile App
13 45 (0.96%) NHS
14 43 (0.92%) Cloud Native
14 43 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
15 42 (0.90%) Handset
16 41 (0.87%) Legacy Systems
17 35 (0.75%) Clustering
17 35 (0.75%) Marketing Technology
18 31 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 260 (5.55%) Windows
2 115 (2.45%) Windows 10
3 87 (1.86%) Linux
4 77 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 39 (0.83%) Unix
6 21 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 18 (0.38%) Android
8 12 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
9 11 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.21%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.15%) Kali Linux
12 6 (0.13%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.13%) VMS
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.043%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.021%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.021%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,474 (74.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1,866 (39.82%) Analytics
3 1,375 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
4 1,315 (28.06%) Visualisation
5 1,077 (22.98%) ETL
6 1,025 (21.87%) Data Modelling
7 771 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
8 758 (16.18%) Data Visualisation
8 758 (16.18%) DevOps
9 734 (15.66%) Data Analysis
10 544 (11.61%) Data Management
11 523 (11.16%) Data Analytics
12 444 (9.48%) Data Science
13 406 (8.66%) Decision-Making
14 378 (8.07%) Data Engineering
15 367 (7.83%) CRM
16 342 (7.30%) Migration
17 341 (7.28%) Risk Management
18 339 (7.23%) CI/CD
19 334 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2,881 (61.48%) SQL
2 1,082 (23.09%) Python
3 635 (13.55%) C#
4 593 (12.65%) T-SQL
5 406 (8.66%) PowerShell
6 399 (8.51%) R
7 276 (5.89%) Java
8 231 (4.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 230 (4.91%) JavaScript
10 136 (2.90%) VBA
11 79 (1.69%) VB
12 75 (1.60%) Scala
13 71 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 53 (1.13%) VB.NET
15 48 (1.02%) C
16 39 (0.83%) Bash
17 38 (0.81%) TypeScript
18 32 (0.68%) PHP
19 31 (0.66%) C++
20 23 (0.49%) X++
Qualifications
1 605 (12.91%) Degree
2 140 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 116 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 75 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 57 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 54 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
7 35 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
8 34 (0.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 29 (0.62%) MCSE
10 19 (0.41%) CCNA
10 19 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.36%) CISSP
12 15 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.26%) Master's Degree
14 11 (0.23%) MCT
15 10 (0.21%) CEH
15 10 (0.21%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.19%) Analytics IQ
17 8 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 392 (8.37%) Data Quality
2 183 (3.91%) GDPR
3 172 (3.67%) QA
4 71 (1.52%) SLA
5 48 (1.02%) PMO
6 46 (0.98%) GRC
7 39 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
9 10 (0.21%) NIST
10 9 (0.19%) GxP
11 7 (0.15%) Accessibility
11 7 (0.15%) HIPAA
12 6 (0.13%) COBIT
12 6 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.064%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.064%) HL7
14 2 (0.043%) COREP
14 2 (0.043%) IFRS
14 2 (0.043%) P3O
System Software
1 236 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 102 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (1.56%) Docker
4 62 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 48 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
6 40 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 23 (0.49%) HDFS
8 9 (0.19%) BitLocker
9 6 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.021%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.021%) Firmware
10 1 (0.021%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 80 (1.71%) Kubernetes
2 78 (1.66%) Microsoft Intune
3 58 (1.24%) Terraform
4 43 (0.92%) Ansible
5 42 (0.90%) SCCM
6 24 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
7 11 (0.23%) Puppet
8 10 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (0.19%) FortiGate
9 9 (0.19%) Matomo
9 9 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.17%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.17%) Jamf Pro
11 6 (0.13%) Grafana
12 5 (0.11%) Control-M
13 4 (0.085%) CASB
13 4 (0.085%) HP ALM
13 4 (0.085%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.064%) VxRail
15 2 (0.043%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 2,034 (43.41%) Microsoft
2 435 (9.28%) Databricks
3 341 (7.28%) Google
4 224 (4.78%) Oracle
5 204 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 197 (4.20%) SAP
7 134 (2.86%) VMware
8 111 (2.37%) Citrix
9 99 (2.11%) Informatica
10 95 (2.03%) Adobe
11 90 (1.92%) Alteryx
12 86 (1.84%) Palantir
13 85 (1.81%) MuleSoft
14 81 (1.73%) Cognos
15 52 (1.11%) Splunk
16 51 (1.09%) Talend
17 41 (0.87%) IBM
18 39 (0.83%) Automation Anywhere
19 37 (0.79%) JD Edwards
20 33 (0.70%) MicroStrategy