Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 131 163
Rank change year-on-year +72 +32 +32
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 140 116 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.47% 2.06% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 3.73% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 134 88 111
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -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 1,873 3,114 3,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.84% 55.43% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,700 2,512 3,221
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 2021. 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
Salford +25 9 £42,000 -6.67%
Stockport +35 5 £35,000 -6.67%
Bolton +14 2 £42,000 -11.58% 1
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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.

1 103 (73.57%) Azure
2 68 (48.57%) Windows
3 58 (41.43%) DevOps
4 56 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 53 (37.86%) Terraform
6 52 (37.14%) Linux
7 46 (32.86%) SQL
8 44 (31.43%) Active Directory
9 41 (29.29%) Python
10 38 (27.14%) SQL Server
11 35 (25.00%) VMware
12 34 (24.29%) DNS
12 34 (24.29%) Ansible
12 34 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 33 (23.57%) AWS
14 32 (22.86%) Jenkins
15 31 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (21.43%) DHCP
17 29 (20.71%) Windows Server
18 27 (19.29%) Docker
19 26 (18.57%) Puppet
20 25 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
20 25 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
20 25 (17.86%) Kubernetes
21 24 (17.14%) Public Cloud
22 22 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
22 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
23 21 (15.00%) Serverless
24 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
25 19 (13.57%) JIRA

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 13 (9.29%) IIS
2 9 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.71%) Confluence
4 7 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.43%) nginx
6 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.71%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.71%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 103 (73.57%) Azure
2 33 (23.57%) AWS
3 25 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (15.00%) Serverless
5 18 (12.86%) PaaS
6 16 (11.43%) Office 365
7 15 (10.71%) IaaS
7 15 (10.71%) SaaS
8 13 (9.29%) Azure Functions
9 11 (7.86%) GCP
10 5 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (2.86%) Logic Apps
12 3 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (2.14%) GitHub
12 3 (2.14%) OneDrive
12 3 (2.14%) Power Automate
12 3 (2.14%) Power Platform
13 2 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
13 2 (1.43%) CloudFront
13 2 (1.43%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.29%) DNS
2 30 (21.43%) DHCP
3 15 (10.71%) Firewall
4 12 (8.57%) SAN
5 11 (7.86%) VLAN
6 9 (6.43%) WAN
7 8 (5.71%) VPN
8 7 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.00%) VoIP
9 6 (4.29%) LAN
10 5 (3.57%) OSPF
11 4 (2.86%) IPv4
11 4 (2.86%) MPLS
11 4 (2.86%) NAS
12 3 (2.14%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.71%) BGP
14 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
14 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 17 (12.14%) Cosmos DB
4 10 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.14%) MySQL
6 2 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.71%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
3 19 (13.57%) JIRA
4 11 (7.86%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.71%) Artifactory
6 5 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (3.57%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.86%) Subversion
8 3 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.14%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.43%) GitLab
9 2 (1.43%) Selenium
9 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.71%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.71%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.71%) Maven
10 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (10.00%) Law
2 10 (7.14%) Finance
3 8 (5.71%) Legal
4 3 (2.14%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.43%) Games
5 2 (1.43%) Housing Association
5 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 39 (27.86%) Azure Engineer
2 37 (26.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (20.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (17.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
5 10 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.43%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (6.43%) Identity Management Engineer
6 9 (6.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) DBA
7 8 (5.71%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) SQL DBA
9 6 (4.29%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.57%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) DevOps Automation Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
11 4 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) Node.js
1 6 (4.29%) Web Services
2 2 (1.43%) .NET
2 2 (1.43%) CSS
2 2 (1.43%) JSON
2 2 (1.43%) React
3 1 (0.71%) ADO
3 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.71%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
3 1 (0.71%) HTML5
3 1 (0.71%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (0.71%) LDAP
3 1 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.71%) SAML
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.71%) Spring Boot
3 1 (0.71%) Velocity
3 1 (0.71%) WinForms
3 1 (0.71%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.14%) Public Cloud
2 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.86%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.14%) Clustering
5 9 (6.43%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.29%) Replication
7 5 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.71%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.71%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 68 (48.57%) Windows
2 52 (37.14%) Linux
3 29 (20.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.71%) Unix
4 8 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.43%) DevOps
2 34 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 25 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.86%) Migration
5 15 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (10.71%) Infrastructure as Code
6 14 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 13 (9.29%) Configuration Management
8 12 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (8.57%) High Availability
8 12 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
8 12 (8.57%) Identity Management
8 12 (8.57%) Project Management
9 11 (7.86%) IT Strategy
10 10 (7.14%) Information Security
10 10 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (7.14%) Project Delivery
10 10 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
11 9 (6.43%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 46 (32.86%) SQL
2 41 (29.29%) Python
3 17 (12.14%) Bash Shell
4 16 (11.43%) Go
4 16 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.29%) C#
7 5 (3.57%) Ruby
8 4 (2.86%) Java
9 2 (1.43%) Groovy
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (7.14%) RHCE
2 7 (5.00%) MCSE
3 6 (4.29%) MCSA
3 6 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.86%) GIAC
5 3 (2.14%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) CCNP
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) GDPR
2 4 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 31 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (19.29%) Docker
4 14 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.57%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.14%) VMware NSX
7 3 (2.14%) vSphere
8 2 (1.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (37.86%) Terraform
2 34 (24.29%) Ansible
3 26 (18.57%) Puppet
4 25 (17.86%) Kubernetes
5 22 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
6 10 (7.14%) WSUS
7 7 (5.00%) SCCM
8 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.43%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.43%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.71%) Grafana
11 1 (0.71%) Graylog
11 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.71%) Packer
11 1 (0.71%) Rancher
11 1 (0.71%) SCOM
11 1 (0.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 56 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.00%) VMware
3 14 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (9.29%) Oracle
5 11 (7.86%) Veeam
6 6 (4.29%) Citrix
6 6 (4.29%) EMC
6 6 (4.29%) NetApp
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco
8 3 (2.14%) AppDynamics
8 3 (2.14%) Avaya
8 3 (2.14%) Dell
9 2 (1.43%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.43%) Sophos
9 2 (1.43%) Splunk
10 1 (0.71%) BMC
10 1 (0.71%) Google
10 1 (0.71%) Meraki
10 1 (0.71%) Remedy
10 1 (0.71%) SAP