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

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 77 77 104
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 +50
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 5,977 3,710 2,200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.98% 3.91% 3.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.97% 9.04% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,054 3,091 1,839
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £70,188 £67,500 £70,625
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 66,635 41,033 26,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.36% 43.27% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 34,796 30,167 21,957
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,125 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,650 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.75% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% 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 1 July 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 1 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
London -10 3,083 £62,500 +4.17% 211
South East +45 1,023 £54,000 +13.68% 65
North of England -29 666 £47,500 +10.47% 77
Midlands -9 554 £50,000 +5.26% 48
West Midlands -15 409 £50,950 +7.26% 35
North West -22 384 £47,500 +5.56% 43
South West +26 339 £43,250 +8.13% 42
Yorkshire -45 228 £45,000 +5.88% 25
East of England -41 203 £50,000 - 26
East Midlands -5 141 £45,000 +0.11% 12
North East -7 54 £42,750 +14.00% 9
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 5,125 (85.75%) Power BI
2 4,091 (68.45%) Business Intelligence
3 3,675 (61.49%) SQL
4 2,481 (41.51%) Microsoft
5 2,310 (38.65%) Analytics
6 2,228 (37.28%) Azure
7 2,031 (33.98%) Social Skills
8 1,873 (31.34%) Agile
9 1,709 (28.59%) Visualisation
10 1,590 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
11 1,543 (25.82%) Finance
12 1,478 (24.73%) Tableau
13 1,463 (24.48%) Data Warehouse
14 1,379 (23.07%) Python
15 1,350 (22.59%) SQL Server
16 1,246 (20.85%) ETL
17 1,216 (20.34%) Microsoft Excel
18 1,105 (18.49%) Degree
19 1,091 (18.25%) Data Modelling
20 1,002 (16.76%) Data Analysis
21 958 (16.03%) Problem-Solving
22 926 (15.49%) Data Visualisation
23 837 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 823 (13.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 814 (13.62%) DevOps
26 801 (13.40%) Data Science
27 758 (12.68%) PowerApps
28 745 (12.46%) Data Analytics
29 732 (12.25%) Microsoft 365
30 721 (12.06%) Decision-Making

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
1 698 (11.68%) SharePoint
2 204 (3.41%) Apache Spark
3 159 (2.66%) SAS
4 104 (1.74%) Apache Airflow
5 85 (1.42%) Apache
6 83 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 76 (1.27%) CMS
8 41 (0.69%) Confluence
9 34 (0.57%) MS Exchange
10 20 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 17 (0.28%) ArcGIS
11 17 (0.28%) IIS
12 15 (0.25%) Apache Pig
12 15 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (0.22%) Skype for Business
14 9 (0.15%) Jupyter
15 8 (0.13%) WordPress
16 7 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1,216 (20.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 349 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
3 194 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 81 (1.36%) SPSS
5 67 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 62 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
7 48 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
8 25 (0.42%) Stata
9 11 (0.18%) Adobe XD
9 11 (0.18%) InVision
9 11 (0.18%) Sketch
9 11 (0.18%) Zeplin
10 8 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 8 (0.13%) Revit
11 7 (0.12%) Campfire
11 7 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.050%) Vensim
14 2 (0.033%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.033%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 293 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 54 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 34 (0.57%) NetSuite
5 20 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
6 19 (0.32%) Academy Housing
7 18 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
7 18 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 16 (0.27%) FastStats
8 16 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (0.25%) IBM Planning Analytics
10 13 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
12 9 (0.15%) Elite 3E
12 9 (0.15%) Loan IQ
13 8 (0.13%) Sprinklr
13 8 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
14 5 (0.084%) iTrent
14 5 (0.084%) PeopleSoft HRMS
15 4 (0.067%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 2,228 (37.28%) Azure
2 758 (12.68%) PowerApps
3 732 (12.25%) Microsoft 365
4 673 (11.26%) AWS
5 582 (9.74%) Dynamics 365
6 569 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
7 432 (7.23%) Power Automate
8 384 (6.42%) Azure DevOps
9 352 (5.89%) GCP
10 262 (4.38%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 249 (4.17%) SaaS
12 221 (3.70%) Snowflake
13 206 (3.45%) Google Analytics
14 195 (3.26%) Azure Logic Apps
15 188 (3.15%) Serverless
16 187 (3.13%) PaaS
17 146 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
18 114 (1.91%) OneDrive
19 102 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
19 102 (1.71%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 51 (0.85%) Network Security
2 40 (0.67%) DNS
2 40 (0.67%) WAN
3 39 (0.65%) Firewall
4 35 (0.59%) LAN
5 30 (0.50%) DHCP
6 25 (0.42%) Unified Communications
7 23 (0.38%) Intranet
7 23 (0.38%) VPN
8 22 (0.37%) Skype
9 20 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (0.30%) Broadband
11 17 (0.28%) SAN
12 10 (0.17%) SD-WAN
13 8 (0.13%) Internet
13 8 (0.13%) MPLS
14 7 (0.12%) WebEx
15 6 (0.10%) FTP
15 6 (0.10%) VoIP
15 6 (0.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5,125 (85.75%) Power BI
2 1,478 (24.73%) Tableau
3 1,463 (24.48%) Data Warehouse
4 1,350 (22.59%) SQL Server
5 837 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 823 (13.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 538 (9.00%) Data Lake
8 361 (6.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 358 (5.99%) Big Data
10 339 (5.67%) Relational Database
11 247 (4.13%) Azure SQL Database
12 246 (4.12%) Looker
13 245 (4.10%) NoSQL
14 222 (3.71%) BigQuery
15 177 (2.96%) Power Query
16 158 (2.64%) QlikView
17 148 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
18 145 (2.43%) Amazon Redshift
19 134 (2.24%) Hadoop
20 131 (2.19%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 268 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 197 (3.30%) Visual Studio
3 194 (3.25%) JIRA
4 81 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 62 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (0.50%) GitLab
6 30 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 23 (0.38%) Bitbucket
8 16 (0.27%) ERwin
9 15 (0.25%) NUnit
9 15 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (0.25%) Visual Studio Code
10 14 (0.23%) Burp Suite
10 14 (0.23%) Emacs
11 13 (0.22%) MSTest
11 13 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
12 10 (0.17%) ER Studio
12 10 (0.17%) Postman
12 10 (0.17%) Selenium
13 9 (0.15%) Mercurial
General
1 2,031 (33.98%) Social Skills
2 1,590 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
3 1,543 (25.82%) Finance
4 587 (9.82%) Marketing
5 397 (6.64%) Retail
6 283 (4.73%) Presentation Skills
7 272 (4.55%) Legal
8 230 (3.85%) Law
9 216 (3.61%) Banking
10 183 (3.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 171 (2.86%) Influencing Skills
12 163 (2.73%) Public Sector
13 155 (2.59%) Advertising
14 105 (1.76%) Manufacturing
15 95 (1.59%) Games
16 82 (1.37%) Telecoms
17 81 (1.36%) Publishing
18 80 (1.34%) Organisational Skills
19 68 (1.14%) Automotive
20 49 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,799 (30.10%) Analyst
2 1,333 (22.30%) Developer
3 748 (12.51%) Data Analyst
4 621 (10.39%) Data Engineer
5 575 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 423 (7.08%) Architect
7 350 (5.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 280 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
9 245 (4.10%) Consultant
10 213 (3.56%) SQL Developer
11 209 (3.50%) Power BI Developer
12 206 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
13 196 (3.28%) Business Analyst
14 183 (3.06%) Data Architect
15 177 (2.96%) Senior Data Engineer
16 175 (2.93%) Senior Developer
17 134 (2.24%) Data Manager
18 132 (2.21%) Senior Data Analyst
19 127 (2.12%) Azure Engineer
20 124 (2.07%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (9.22%) .NET
2 258 (4.32%) HTML
3 182 (3.05%) REST
4 176 (2.94%) CSS
5 145 (2.43%) Kafka
6 136 (2.28%) XML
7 135 (2.26%) JSON
8 117 (1.96%) ASP.NET
9 102 (1.71%) .NET Framework
10 94 (1.57%) React
11 86 (1.44%) Web Services
12 79 (1.32%) TensorFlow
13 78 (1.31%) PySpark
14 76 (1.27%) Pandas
15 70 (1.17%) SOAP
16 69 (1.15%) .NET Core
17 67 (1.12%) Entity Framework
18 63 (1.05%) scikit-learn
19 60 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 59 (0.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 362 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 270 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
3 194 (3.25%) User Experience
4 133 (2.23%) IoT
5 124 (2.07%) Data Structures
6 114 (1.91%) Algorithms
7 112 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
8 102 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 99 (1.66%) Low-Code
10 89 (1.49%) Virtual Team
11 85 (1.42%) Robotics
12 83 (1.39%) NHS
13 73 (1.22%) Renewable Energy
14 71 (1.19%) Cloud Native
15 66 (1.10%) Digital Media
15 66 (1.10%) Housing Association
16 57 (0.95%) Legacy Systems
17 54 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
18 51 (0.85%) Data Centre
19 45 (0.75%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 289 (4.84%) Windows
2 142 (2.38%) Linux
3 108 (1.81%) Windows Server
4 69 (1.15%) Windows 10
5 41 (0.69%) Android
6 32 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
7 20 (0.33%) Unix
8 17 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
9 15 (0.25%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.23%) Kali Linux
11 11 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.15%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.13%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.084%) VMS
15 5 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.033%) SUSE
17 1 (0.017%) Solaris
17 1 (0.017%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.017%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,091 (68.45%) Business Intelligence
2 2,310 (38.65%) Analytics
3 1,873 (31.34%) Agile
4 1,709 (28.59%) Visualisation
5 1,246 (20.85%) ETL
6 1,091 (18.25%) Data Modelling
7 1,002 (16.76%) Data Analysis
8 958 (16.03%) Problem-Solving
9 926 (15.49%) Data Visualisation
10 814 (13.62%) DevOps
11 801 (13.40%) Data Science
12 745 (12.46%) Data Analytics
13 721 (12.06%) Decision-Making
14 678 (11.34%) Data Engineering
15 647 (10.82%) Data Management
16 509 (8.52%) CRM
17 506 (8.47%) Computer Science
18 487 (8.15%) Project Management
19 483 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
20 448 (7.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3,675 (61.49%) SQL
2 1,379 (23.07%) Python
3 646 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 603 (10.09%) C#
5 496 (8.30%) R
6 429 (7.18%) PowerShell
7 331 (5.54%) JavaScript
8 240 (4.02%) VBA
9 226 (3.78%) Java
10 211 (3.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 118 (1.97%) C
12 87 (1.46%) Scala
13 72 (1.20%) TypeScript
14 62 (1.04%) PL/SQL
15 54 (0.90%) Bash
16 52 (0.87%) C++
17 46 (0.77%) Ruby
18 43 (0.72%) VB
19 27 (0.45%) VB.NET
20 25 (0.42%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 1,105 (18.49%) Degree
2 207 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 100 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 91 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
5 85 (1.42%) Master's Degree
6 81 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
7 80 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
8 68 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 24 (0.40%) DBS Check
10 23 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (0.37%) AWS Certification
12 19 (0.32%) CISSP
13 18 (0.30%) PMI Certification
14 16 (0.27%) MCSE
15 14 (0.23%) CIMA
15 14 (0.23%) OSCP
15 14 (0.23%) PMP
16 12 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
16 12 (0.20%) PhD
17 11 (0.18%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 432 (7.23%) Data Quality
2 254 (4.25%) GDPR
3 178 (2.98%) QA
4 84 (1.41%) PMO
5 62 (1.04%) SLA
6 54 (0.90%) Accessibility
7 34 (0.57%) Actionable Recommendations
8 31 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 23 (0.38%) NIST
10 20 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
11 15 (0.25%) HIPAA
12 10 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 7 (0.12%) NCSC
15 6 (0.10%) P3O
16 5 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 4 (0.067%) NIST 800
17 4 (0.067%) Solvency II
18 3 (0.050%) IFRS
18 3 (0.050%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 263 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 154 (2.58%) Docker
3 53 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.25%) HDFS
6 13 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (0.15%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.13%) vSphere
9 7 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.084%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 5 (0.084%) Shibboleth
10 5 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.050%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.033%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.017%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.017%) XenApp
13 1 (0.017%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 157 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 149 (2.49%) Terraform
3 79 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 73 (1.22%) Ansible
5 37 (0.62%) Prometheus
6 34 (0.57%) SCCM
7 22 (0.37%) Puppet
8 20 (0.33%) WSUS
9 14 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
10 12 (0.20%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.15%) Control-M
11 9 (0.15%) Grafana
11 9 (0.15%) Jamf Pro
12 6 (0.10%) Kibana
13 5 (0.084%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 5 (0.084%) CASB
13 5 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.067%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
15 3 (0.050%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2,481 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 392 (6.56%) Oracle
3 382 (6.39%) Databricks
4 369 (6.17%) Google
5 245 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
6 193 (3.23%) SAP
7 152 (2.54%) Alteryx
8 142 (2.38%) Cognos
9 118 (1.97%) Adobe
10 96 (1.61%) MuleSoft
11 81 (1.36%) Informatica
12 80 (1.34%) Teradata
12 80 (1.34%) VMware
13 71 (1.19%) Palantir
14 67 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
15 49 (0.82%) IBM
15 49 (0.82%) JD Edwards
16 48 (0.80%) Workday
17 44 (0.74%) Splunk
18 41 (0.69%) ServiceNow