Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 136 168
Rank change year-on-year -63 +32 +4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 90 171 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.23% 2.27% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 3.80% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 79 159 78
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +8.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £51,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 4,355 4,499 3,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.42% 59.84% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,720 3,927 3,071
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Stockport -1 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Rochdale -18 3 £33,000 -28.26%
Oldham +22 2 £45,000 -2.70%
Wigan - 2 £65,000 -
Salford - 2 £31,500 -
Bury +11 1 £32,500 -23.53%
Cheadle - 1 - -
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 64 (71.11%) Windows
2 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 39 (43.33%) Active Directory
4 38 (42.22%) SQL Server
5 35 (38.89%) SQL
6 32 (35.56%) VMware
7 31 (34.44%) Windows Server
8 27 (30.00%) Office 365
9 26 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (23.33%) DevOps
11 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (18.89%) ITIL
15 16 (17.78%) Linux
15 16 (17.78%) Python
16 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
16 14 (15.56%) SAN
17 13 (14.44%) DNS
17 13 (14.44%) IIS
17 13 (14.44%) Retail
18 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (13.33%) SCCM
18 12 (13.33%) .NET
18 12 (13.33%) MS Exchange
18 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
19 11 (12.22%) Puppet
19 11 (12.22%) Ansible
19 11 (12.22%) Cisco

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 (14.44%) IIS
2 12 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.67%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.11%) CMS
7 1 (1.11%) Confluence
7 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (30.00%) Office 365
2 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.78%) IaaS
5 5 (5.56%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.22%) SaaS
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.11%) GitHub
7 1 (1.11%) PaaS
7 1 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) SAN
2 13 (14.44%) DNS
3 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.89%) VPN
3 8 (8.89%) WAN
4 7 (7.78%) Firewall
5 6 (6.67%) DHCP
6 5 (5.56%) FTP
6 5 (5.56%) LAN
6 5 (5.56%) SMTP
7 4 (4.44%) Internet
7 4 (4.44%) Skype
7 4 (4.44%) VLAN
7 4 (4.44%) VoIP
7 4 (4.44%) WLAN
8 3 (3.33%) PBX
8 3 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (3.33%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.22%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.67%) VLDB
5 5 (5.56%) OLAP
5 5 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (4.44%) MySQL
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.22%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.22%) Power BI
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.78%) NuGet
3 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.22%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.11%) Ant
5 1 (1.11%) Codeship
5 1 (1.11%) GoCD
5 1 (1.11%) Gradle
5 1 (1.11%) JIRA
5 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.44%) Retail
2 9 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.89%) Banking
4 5 (5.56%) Finance
5 3 (3.33%) Front Office
5 3 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (3.33%) Law
6 2 (2.22%) Advertising
6 2 (2.22%) Legal
6 2 (2.22%) Retail Finance
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Developer
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Developer
3 10 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) .NET Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Administrator
6 6 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
6 6 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) .NET
2 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (7.78%) HTML
2 7 (7.78%) RESTful
3 6 (6.67%) jQuery
3 6 (6.67%) REST
4 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.22%) CSS
5 2 (2.22%) MDX
6 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.11%) Java EE
6 1 (1.11%) JSON
6 1 (1.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Replication
2 7 (7.78%) Clustering
3 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.33%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.22%) Cyberattack
7 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 64 (71.11%) Windows
2 31 (34.44%) Windows Server
3 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (17.78%) Linux
6 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.44%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.22%) Unix
10 1 (1.11%) CentOS
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (23.33%) DevOps
2 17 (18.89%) ITIL
3 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 9 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.89%) TDD
6 7 (7.78%) Web Development
7 6 (6.67%) API Development
7 6 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (6.67%) Cross-Platform Development
8 5 (5.56%) Data Transformation
8 5 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
8 5 (5.56%) Statistics
8 5 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.89%) SQL
2 16 (17.78%) Python
3 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
4 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 11 (12.22%) C#
5 11 (12.22%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.89%) VBA
7 7 (7.78%) VBScript
8 3 (3.33%) C
9 2 (2.22%) C++
9 2 (2.22%) Java
9 2 (2.22%) PHP
9 2 (2.22%) Ruby
10 1 (1.11%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.11%) Go
10 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) MCSA
2 7 (7.78%) MCSE
3 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.44%) CISSP
4 4 (4.44%) MCP
5 3 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.33%) CCNA
5 3 (3.33%) CISA
5 3 (3.33%) CISM
5 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) GPEN
7 1 (1.11%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.11%) GXPN
7 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.22%) SLA
4 1 (1.11%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 39 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.22%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.78%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.67%) VirtualBox
5 6 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.67%) Xen
6 4 (4.44%) vSphere
7 3 (3.33%) XenApp
8 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.22%) XenServer
9 1 (1.11%) Ceph
9 1 (1.11%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (1.11%) pfSense
9 1 (1.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) SCCM
2 11 (12.22%) Ansible
2 11 (12.22%) Puppet
3 10 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.78%) SCOM
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.33%) WMI
6 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.22%) Terraform
6 2 (2.22%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.11%) Nagios
7 1 (1.11%) vRealize
7 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (35.56%) VMware
3 11 (12.22%) Cisco
4 8 (8.89%) Veeam
5 5 (5.56%) iManage
6 4 (4.44%) Citrix
6 4 (4.44%) Forcepoint
6 4 (4.44%) HP
6 4 (4.44%) McAfee
7 3 (3.33%) Acme Packet
7 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.33%) Sonus
8 2 (2.22%) Altiris
8 2 (2.22%) Apple
8 2 (2.22%) F5
8 2 (2.22%) Intapp
8 2 (2.22%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.22%) RedGate
8 2 (2.22%) Symantec
8 2 (2.22%) Wyse