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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 82 58 87
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 +27
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 225 227 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.66% 4.93% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.98% 9.41% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 163 177 86
10th Percentile £35,050 £37,500 £35,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +7.32% +13.89%
75th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,300 £64,375
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,820 2,413 2,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.92% 52.38% 58.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,010 1,988 1,779
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £68,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Manchester

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Manchester

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Manchester

PowerShell
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 4 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
Altrincham 0 11 £46,000 +8.24%
Salford -10 8 £41,250 -1.79% 1
Wigan - 5 £42,500 -
Bolton -2 2 £46,250 -2.63%
Stockport -10 1 £55,000 +71.88%
Cheadle -13 1 £31,500 +15.93% 3
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 158 (70.22%) Azure
2 104 (46.22%) Python
3 97 (43.11%) Windows
3 97 (43.11%) DevOps
4 96 (42.67%) Microsoft
5 86 (38.22%) AWS
6 74 (32.89%) Terraform
7 71 (31.56%) Active Directory
8 70 (31.11%) Infrastructure as Code
9 68 (30.22%) Bash
10 64 (28.44%) Windows Server
11 63 (28.00%) Kubernetes
11 63 (28.00%) Linux
12 62 (27.56%) CI/CD
13 54 (24.00%) Docker
14 51 (22.67%) SQL
15 49 (21.78%) VMware
15 49 (21.78%) Agile
16 48 (21.33%) Splunk
17 46 (20.44%) Microsoft 365
18 45 (20.00%) Open Source
19 44 (19.56%) SQL Server
20 42 (18.67%) Ansible
21 41 (18.22%) DNS
22 39 (17.33%) Puppet
23 38 (16.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 37 (16.44%) C#
25 36 (16.00%) Git (software)
26 35 (15.56%) Opscode Chef
26 35 (15.56%) Jenkins

PowerShell
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 20 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.44%) SharePoint
3 15 (6.67%) IIS
4 10 (4.44%) Apache
5 7 (3.11%) nginx
6 4 (1.78%) Confluence
7 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.44%) CMS
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Site Server
9 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 158 (70.22%) Azure
2 86 (38.22%) AWS
3 46 (20.44%) Microsoft 365
4 35 (15.56%) GCP
5 33 (14.67%) Azure DevOps
6 27 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 22 (9.78%) Azure Sentinel
8 21 (9.33%) GitHub
9 19 (8.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (7.56%) Power Platform
11 15 (6.67%) Serverless
12 11 (4.89%) OneDrive
12 11 (4.89%) PaaS
13 10 (4.44%) PowerApps
14 9 (4.00%) OpenShift
15 8 (3.56%) SaaS
16 7 (3.11%) Amazon S3
16 7 (3.11%) Azure Data Factory
16 7 (3.11%) IaaS
16 7 (3.11%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.22%) DNS
2 26 (11.56%) DHCP
3 23 (10.22%) Firewall
4 15 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.67%) VPN
5 14 (6.22%) Network Security
6 12 (5.33%) WAN
7 11 (4.89%) SAN
8 9 (4.00%) VLAN
9 7 (3.11%) LAN
9 7 (3.11%) MPLS
10 6 (2.67%) VoIP
10 6 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.78%) NGFW
12 2 (0.89%) Internet
12 2 (0.89%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.89%) PBX
12 2 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.89%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.33%) MySQL
3 16 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (3.56%) Power BI
5 5 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.78%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 35 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 24 (10.67%) TeamCity
4 23 (10.22%) GitLab
5 20 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (7.11%) JIRA
8 12 (5.33%) IBM UrbanCode
8 12 (5.33%) Travis CI
9 9 (4.00%) Vagrant
10 7 (3.11%) SonarQube
11 5 (2.22%) Bitbucket Server
11 5 (2.22%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.22%) JUnit
12 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.33%) NUnit
13 3 (1.33%) Selenium
13 3 (1.33%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.33%) Subversion
14 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.11%) Social Skills
3 12 (5.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 11 (4.89%) Public Sector
5 10 (4.44%) Advertising
6 9 (4.00%) Law
7 7 (3.11%) Finance
8 6 (2.67%) Automotive
8 6 (2.67%) Fire and Rescue
8 6 (2.67%) Police
8 6 (2.67%) Retail
8 6 (2.67%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.22%) Documentation Skills
9 5 (2.22%) Legal
10 4 (1.78%) Banking
10 4 (1.78%) Local Government
10 4 (1.78%) Marketing
11 2 (0.89%) Games
11 2 (0.89%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (0.89%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 45 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (12.44%) Analyst
2 28 (12.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (11.56%) Developer
4 20 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (8.00%) Consultant
5 18 (8.00%) Security Analyst
6 17 (7.56%) DevOps Consultant
7 16 (7.11%) Information Analyst
7 16 (7.11%) Information Security Analyst
8 14 (6.22%) Architect
9 13 (5.78%) IT Engineer
9 13 (5.78%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (5.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) Azure Engineer
11 11 (4.89%) Exchange Architect
12 10 (4.44%) Administrator
12 10 (4.44%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
12 10 (4.44%) Support Engineer
13 9 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.78%) .NET
2 17 (7.56%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (6.67%) React
4 14 (6.22%) Node.js
5 13 (5.78%) ARM Templates
5 13 (5.78%) HTML
6 12 (5.33%) ASP.NET
6 12 (5.33%) JSON
6 12 (5.33%) YAML
7 11 (4.89%) HTML5
8 10 (4.44%) LDAP
8 10 (4.44%) REST
8 10 (4.44%) XML
9 8 (3.56%) CSS
10 7 (3.11%) LAMP
10 7 (3.11%) LAPP Stack
10 7 (3.11%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (2.67%) CSS3
11 6 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.00%) User Experience
2 13 (5.78%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (4.00%) PKI
4 8 (3.56%) Cloud Native
4 8 (3.56%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.67%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.78%) Clustering
7 4 (1.78%) Life Science
7 4 (1.78%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.89%) CSOC
9 2 (0.89%) Educational Technology
9 2 (0.89%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.89%) New Media
9 2 (0.89%) Replication
9 2 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.44%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 97 (43.11%) Windows
2 64 (28.44%) Windows Server
3 63 (28.00%) Linux
4 18 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 13 (5.78%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (5.33%) Mesosphere
7 10 (4.44%) Unix
7 10 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.56%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (3.11%) CentOS
10 5 (2.22%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.44%) VMS
13 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (43.11%) DevOps
2 70 (31.11%) Infrastructure as Code
3 62 (27.56%) CI/CD
4 49 (21.78%) Agile
5 45 (20.00%) Open Source
6 38 (16.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 30 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (11.56%) Configuration Management
8 26 (11.56%) Information Security
8 26 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (11.56%) SIEM
9 25 (11.11%) Migration
10 24 (10.67%) DevSecOps
11 23 (10.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 23 (10.22%) ITIL
12 22 (9.78%) Facilities Management
12 22 (9.78%) OWASP
12 22 (9.78%) Risk Management
12 22 (9.78%) Threat Detection
12 22 (9.78%) Zero Trust
Programming Languages
1 104 (46.22%) Python
2 68 (30.22%) Bash
3 51 (22.67%) SQL
4 37 (16.44%) C#
5 34 (15.11%) Java
6 26 (11.56%) Go
7 16 (7.11%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.00%) Ruby
9 8 (3.56%) F#
10 7 (3.11%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.11%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.89%) VB
11 2 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) C++
12 1 (0.44%) Groovy
12 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.67%) GCIH
3 22 (9.78%) CISMP
3 22 (9.78%) CISSP
3 22 (9.78%) SSCP
4 19 (8.44%) Degree
5 16 (7.11%) Security Cleared
6 15 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 11 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (3.11%) MCP
9 7 (3.11%) MCSA
9 7 (3.11%) MCTS
10 4 (1.78%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.78%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.78%) MCSE
11 2 (0.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.89%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.56%) NIST
2 25 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (10.67%) PCI DSS
4 22 (9.78%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (2.67%) QA
5 6 (2.67%) SLA
6 2 (0.89%) GDPR
6 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 71 (31.56%) Active Directory
2 54 (24.00%) Docker
3 27 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 6 (2.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (2.22%) etcd
7 5 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (2.22%) XenApp
8 4 (1.78%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.33%) vSphere
10 2 (0.89%) Snort
10 2 (0.89%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 74 (32.89%) Terraform
2 63 (28.00%) Kubernetes
3 42 (18.67%) Ansible
4 39 (17.33%) Puppet
5 35 (15.56%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (10.67%) SCCM
7 21 (9.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 21 (9.33%) Prometheus
8 20 (8.89%) Nessus
9 12 (5.33%) Automic
9 12 (5.33%) Consul
10 9 (4.00%) Grafana
11 8 (3.56%) ZABBIX
12 7 (3.11%) Cacti
12 7 (3.11%) HP Fortify
12 7 (3.11%) Nagios
13 5 (2.22%) Bacula
13 5 (2.22%) Bareos
13 5 (2.22%) Packer
13 5 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (42.67%) Microsoft
2 49 (21.78%) VMware
3 48 (21.33%) Splunk
4 20 (8.89%) CrowdStrike
5 17 (7.56%) Hitachi
6 15 (6.67%) Cisco
7 12 (5.33%) Veeam
8 10 (4.44%) Citrix
9 8 (3.56%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.11%) Checkmarx
10 7 (3.11%) Juniper
10 7 (3.11%) Veracode
11 6 (2.67%) Google
12 5 (2.22%) Dynatrace
12 5 (2.22%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.78%) NEC
13 4 (1.78%) Northgate
13 4 (1.78%) Oracle
14 3 (1.33%) Meraki
14 3 (1.33%) Sitecore