Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 77 64 77
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 +88
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 215 134 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.89% 4.28% 3.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.80% 11.03% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 183 122 171
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,639 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
75th Percentile £63,875 £60,000 £64,780
90th Percentile £70,200 £70,000 £76,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,654
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.03% -1.99%

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,443 1,215 1,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.15% 38.79% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,965 1,104 1,528
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,575 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,229
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -3.06%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Manchester

Power Platform
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Power Platform in Manchester

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in Manchester

Power Platform
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 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
Stockport - 9 £58,750 - 4
Altrincham +12 4 £47,500 -24.00%
Bolton +1 4 - -
Salford -1 4 - - 6
Wigan - 2 £37,250 - 2
Power Platform
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 187 (86.98%) Power BI
2 153 (71.16%) Business Intelligence
3 114 (53.02%) SQL
4 96 (44.65%) Analytics
5 92 (42.79%) Microsoft
6 86 (40.00%) Azure
7 73 (33.95%) Visualisation
8 65 (30.23%) Data Warehouse
9 63 (29.30%) SQL Server
10 60 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (27.91%) Social Skills
11 59 (27.44%) Analytical Skills
12 53 (24.65%) Finance
12 53 (24.65%) Tableau
13 49 (22.79%) ETL
14 46 (21.40%) Microsoft Excel
14 46 (21.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 46 (21.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 41 (19.07%) Data Modelling
16 39 (18.14%) DevOps
17 36 (16.74%) Data Analysis
18 35 (16.28%) Python
18 35 (16.28%) Data Visualisation
19 33 (15.35%) Law
20 32 (14.88%) Data Science
21 27 (12.56%) CRM
22 26 (12.09%) Data Management
22 26 (12.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 26 (12.09%) Azure Data Factory
23 25 (11.63%) Data Lake

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 21 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.79%) Jupyter
3 3 (1.40%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (21.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.93%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.47%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (7.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.86%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.93%) Maximo
3 2 (0.93%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.47%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 86 (40.00%) Azure
2 26 (12.09%) Azure Data Factory
3 25 (11.63%) Microsoft 365
4 23 (10.70%) AWS
4 23 (10.70%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 22 (10.23%) Dynamics 365
6 21 (9.77%) PowerApps
7 15 (6.98%) Power Automate
8 13 (6.05%) Azure Logic Apps
9 12 (5.58%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (5.58%) OneDrive
9 12 (5.58%) SaaS
10 9 (4.19%) GCP
10 9 (4.19%) Google Analytics
11 6 (2.79%) Azure Key Vault
12 4 (1.86%) Google Workspace
12 4 (1.86%) PaaS
13 3 (1.40%) IaaS
13 3 (1.40%) Serverless
13 3 (1.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) LAN
1 3 (1.40%) WAN
2 2 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.47%) DHCP
3 1 (0.47%) DNS
3 1 (0.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) Network Security
3 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (86.98%) Power BI
2 65 (30.23%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (29.30%) SQL Server
4 53 (24.65%) Tableau
5 46 (21.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (21.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (12.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (11.63%) Data Lake
8 18 (8.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 16 (7.44%) Power Query
10 13 (6.05%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (3.72%) OLAP
12 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
12 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (3.26%) Big Data
13 7 (3.26%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (2.79%) QlikView
15 5 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (6.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.40%) JIRA
4 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.47%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.47%) Postman
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.47%) WaveMaker
General
1 60 (27.91%) Social Skills
2 59 (27.44%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (24.65%) Finance
4 33 (15.35%) Law
5 23 (10.70%) Marketing
6 17 (7.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 8 (3.72%) Documentation Skills
7 8 (3.72%) Influencing Skills
8 7 (3.26%) Advertising
9 5 (2.33%) Public Sector
9 5 (2.33%) Publishing
10 4 (1.86%) Legal
10 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.86%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (1.40%) Automotive
11 3 (1.40%) Billing
12 2 (0.93%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.47%) Police
Job Titles
1 57 (26.51%) Analyst
2 55 (25.58%) Developer
3 38 (17.67%) Consultant
4 29 (13.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 20 (9.30%) Data Analyst
5 20 (9.30%) Data Engineer
6 15 (6.98%) Insight Analyst
7 14 (6.51%) Power BI Analyst
8 13 (6.05%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (5.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (5.12%) SQL Analyst
10 10 (4.65%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.19%) Analytics Consultant
12 8 (3.72%) Power BI Developer
12 8 (3.72%) Report Developer
12 8 (3.72%) Senior Insight Analyst
13 7 (3.26%) Data Analytics Consultant
13 7 (3.26%) Data Consultant
13 7 (3.26%) IT Consultant
13 7 (3.26%) Service Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.58%) .NET
2 6 (2.79%) MDX
2 6 (2.79%) Pandas
2 6 (2.79%) Web Services
2 6 (2.79%) XML
2 6 (2.79%) YAML
3 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.93%) .NET Core
4 2 (0.93%) CSS
4 2 (0.93%) HTML
4 2 (0.93%) ODBC
4 2 (0.93%) ServiceStack
4 2 (0.93%) Velocity
5 1 (0.47%) JSON
5 1 (0.47%) Kafka
5 1 (0.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.51%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (6.05%) Data Structures
3 9 (4.19%) User Experience
4 8 (3.72%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (3.72%) Legacy Systems
5 7 (3.26%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.26%) Handset
6 4 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.86%) Life Science
7 3 (1.40%) Housing Association
7 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.40%) NHS
7 3 (1.40%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (0.93%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.44%) Windows
2 9 (4.19%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) Linux
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (71.16%) Business Intelligence
2 96 (44.65%) Analytics
3 73 (33.95%) Visualisation
4 60 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (22.79%) ETL
6 41 (19.07%) Data Modelling
7 39 (18.14%) DevOps
8 36 (16.74%) Data Analysis
9 35 (16.28%) Data Visualisation
10 32 (14.88%) Data Science
11 27 (12.56%) CRM
12 26 (12.09%) Data Management
13 22 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (10.23%) Requirements Gathering
14 20 (9.30%) Data Analytics
14 20 (9.30%) Data Architecture
14 20 (9.30%) Decision-Making
15 19 (8.84%) Migration
16 18 (8.37%) Data Strategy
17 17 (7.91%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 114 (53.02%) SQL
2 35 (16.28%) Python
3 25 (11.63%) R
4 24 (11.16%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.91%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.12%) VBA
7 10 (4.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 9 (4.19%) C#
9 4 (1.86%) X++
10 3 (1.40%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.47%) Java
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (6.51%) Degree
2 9 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.93%) MCSE
7 1 (0.47%) CCNA
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.79%) GDPR
3 4 (1.86%) QA
3 4 (1.86%) SLA
4 3 (1.40%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (6.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 7 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.93%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.93%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (42.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.23%) Google
3 15 (6.98%) Databricks
4 12 (5.58%) Citrix
5 11 (5.12%) VMware
6 10 (4.65%) Oracle
7 6 (2.79%) Alteryx
7 6 (2.79%) SAP
8 4 (1.86%) Adobe
8 4 (1.86%) Marketo
8 4 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.93%) BMC
9 2 (0.93%) Cadence
9 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.93%) Remedy
10 1 (0.47%) Capita
10 1 (0.47%) dotdigital
10 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.47%) Optimizely
10 1 (0.47%) Spiceworks