Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 168 137
Rank change year-on-year +13 -31 +36
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 130 145 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.78% 1.78% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 2.97% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 110 131 118
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,000 £32,313
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £51,625
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 4,365 4,876 3,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.93% 59.74% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,713 4,191 3,422
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Manchester

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Manchester.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Manchester

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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
Bury +3 6 £46,250 +32.14%
Cheadle +2 6 £38,750 -22.50%
Stockport +6 4 £30,500 -39.00% 1
Bolton +10 3 £37,500 - 3
Wigan +4 3 £37,500 - 1
Salford -7 2 £33,781 -3.48% 1
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 78 (60.00%) Windows
2 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
3 51 (39.23%) Linux
4 44 (33.85%) Python
5 43 (33.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (33.08%) DevOps
6 42 (32.31%) VMware
7 40 (30.77%) SQL
7 40 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 40 (30.77%) Puppet
8 39 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
9 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (24.62%) Test Automation
11 31 (23.85%) Bash Shell
12 29 (22.31%) Jenkins
12 29 (22.31%) Windows Server
13 28 (21.54%) Active Directory
14 27 (20.77%) C#
15 26 (20.00%) Ansible
16 25 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
16 25 (19.23%) .NET
16 25 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 23 (17.69%) Cybersecurity
18 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
19 22 (16.92%) Scrum
20 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
20 21 (16.15%) Office 365
20 21 (16.15%) Git (software)

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 10 (7.69%) Apache Pig
1 10 (7.69%) IIS
2 9 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.62%) CloudStack
3 6 (4.62%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.31%) Apache
5 3 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.31%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.54%) CMS
6 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (33.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (16.15%) Office 365
4 8 (6.15%) GitHub
4 8 (6.15%) IaaS
5 5 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.31%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.31%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.31%) PaaS
7 2 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
2 18 (13.85%) Firewall
3 17 (13.08%) DNS
4 14 (10.77%) SSL
5 10 (7.69%) HTTP
6 9 (6.92%) SAN
7 7 (5.38%) DHCP
8 6 (4.62%) VLAN
9 5 (3.85%) LAN
9 5 (3.85%) VPN
9 5 (3.85%) WAN
10 4 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (3.08%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.31%) NAS
11 3 (2.31%) Skype
11 3 (2.31%) WLAN
12 2 (1.54%) PBX
12 2 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (1.54%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.85%) MySQL
3 12 (9.23%) Big Data
4 11 (8.46%) Hadoop
4 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.69%) Apache Hive
6 9 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (6.92%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.08%) OLAP
7 4 (3.08%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.77%) QlikView
10 1 (0.77%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.77%) Redis
10 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (22.31%) Jenkins
2 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 17 (13.08%) TeamCity
5 16 (12.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (12.31%) JIRA
5 16 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (10.77%) Selenium
7 11 (8.46%) Bitbucket
7 11 (8.46%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (7.69%) CodeSonar
8 10 (7.69%) git-flow
8 10 (7.69%) Robot Framework
9 9 (6.92%) MSBuild
10 7 (5.38%) Gradle
11 4 (3.08%) Codeship
11 4 (3.08%) GoCD
11 4 (3.08%) Hudson
11 4 (3.08%) Serilog
11 4 (3.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (11.54%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Retail
3 9 (6.92%) Electronics
4 8 (6.15%) Marketing
5 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.62%) Back Office
7 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.77%) Advertising
9 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (28.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (11.54%) Developer
4 13 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) Java Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Administrator
7 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Support
7 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) DBA
9 6 (4.62%) Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) Monitoring Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) SQL DBA
9 6 (4.62%) Windows DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.23%) .NET
2 21 (16.15%) REST
3 13 (10.00%) Node.js
4 12 (9.23%) .NET Framework
4 12 (9.23%) Java EE
5 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET
6 10 (7.69%) Django
6 10 (7.69%) LAMP
6 10 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (7.69%) SOAP
6 10 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 10 (7.69%) STL
7 7 (5.38%) HTML
7 7 (5.38%) JSON
8 5 (3.85%) CSS
8 5 (3.85%) React
9 4 (3.08%) .NET Core
9 4 (3.08%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (3.08%) gRPC
9 4 (3.08%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.62%) Clustering
4 5 (3.85%) Replication
5 4 (3.08%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.08%) Blog
5 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.08%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.08%) EMC VNX
5 4 (3.08%) Robotics
6 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.31%) Fintech
6 3 (2.31%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.77%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 78 (60.00%) Windows
2 51 (39.23%) Linux
3 29 (22.31%) Windows Server
4 14 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (8.46%) Mac OS X
5 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.69%) Android
6 10 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.54%) Unix
8 2 (1.54%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.77%) CentOS
9 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.08%) DevOps
2 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (24.62%) Test Automation
4 24 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 23 (17.69%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (16.92%) Scrum
7 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
8 16 (12.31%) Kanban
8 16 (12.31%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (9.23%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.23%) ITIL
11 12 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (9.23%) User Stories
12 11 (8.46%) Problem Management
13 10 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
13 10 (7.69%) Multithreading
13 10 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.85%) Python
2 40 (30.77%) SQL
3 31 (23.85%) Bash Shell
4 27 (20.77%) C#
5 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.08%) Java
7 12 (9.23%) C
7 12 (9.23%) C++
7 12 (9.23%) Objective-C
7 12 (9.23%) PHP
7 12 (9.23%) Ruby
8 11 (8.46%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.38%) Perl
10 4 (3.08%) Bourne shell
10 4 (3.08%) Go
10 4 (3.08%) Korn
10 4 (3.08%) VBA
11 3 (2.31%) VBScript
12 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.54%) CISSP
2 15 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.00%) CCNA
3 13 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 13 (10.00%) MCSE
4 12 (9.23%) DV Cleared
5 10 (7.69%) GIAC
5 10 (7.69%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (7.69%) SANS
5 10 (7.69%) SSCP
6 5 (3.85%) Degree
7 4 (3.08%) AWS Certification
7 4 (3.08%) MCITP
8 3 (2.31%) CISA
8 3 (2.31%) CISM
9 2 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.54%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) GCP
3 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 25 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.38%) vSphere
4 18 (13.85%) Docker
5 9 (6.92%) Hyper-V
6 7 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (5.38%) Xen
7 6 (4.62%) XenServer
8 3 (2.31%) FreeRADIUS
8 3 (2.31%) pfSense
9 2 (1.54%) Ceph
10 1 (0.77%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.77%) KVM
10 1 (0.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 40 (30.77%) Puppet
2 26 (20.00%) Ansible
3 25 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (10.77%) SCCM
5 12 (9.23%) Salt
5 12 (9.23%) SCOM
6 7 (5.38%) Kubernetes
6 7 (5.38%) Terraform
7 6 (4.62%) SCOrch
7 6 (4.62%) vCenter Server
8 5 (3.85%) SQL Sentry
9 4 (3.08%) Istio
9 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (3.08%) vRealize
10 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.54%) Rancher
11 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.77%) Nagios
11 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
2 42 (32.31%) VMware
3 14 (10.77%) Cisco
3 14 (10.77%) Veeam
4 11 (8.46%) Google
5 9 (6.92%) Atlassian
5 9 (6.92%) SolarWinds
6 8 (6.15%) Oracle
7 6 (4.62%) EMC
8 5 (3.85%) SAP
8 5 (3.85%) Sophos
9 4 (3.08%) Blue Prism
9 4 (3.08%) Cognizant
9 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.31%) Citrix
10 3 (2.31%) EqualLogic
10 3 (2.31%) Forcepoint
10 3 (2.31%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (2.31%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.54%) HP