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

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 170 122
Rank change year-on-year +16 -48 +48
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 132 124 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.82% 1.60% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 2.73% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 118 112 154
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £33,375 £26,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,250 £52,500
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 4,200 4,547 4,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.06% 58.59% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,564 3,875 3,721
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,275 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 October 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 October 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 +14 9 £20,000 -38.46% 1
Bury +2 5 £38,500 +18.46% 2
Wigan -6 5 £37,500 - 1
Bolton +18 4 £37,500 - 4
Cheadle +1 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Salford -12 2 £33,781 +20.65%
Altrincham - 1 - - 2
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 81 (61.36%) Windows
2 57 (43.18%) VMware
3 56 (42.42%) Linux
4 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
5 43 (32.58%) Python
6 42 (31.82%) SQL
6 42 (31.82%) Puppet
7 39 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
8 37 (28.03%) DevOps
9 34 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
10 33 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 33 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (24.24%) Active Directory
11 32 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 31 (23.48%) Jenkins
13 30 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (22.73%) Test Automation
14 28 (21.21%) SQL Server
15 27 (20.45%) .NET
16 26 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
17 25 (18.94%) Ansible
17 25 (18.94%) Finance
18 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (18.18%) Office 365
18 24 (18.18%) vSphere
19 22 (16.67%) MySQL
20 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
20 21 (15.91%) Windows Server
21 20 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
21 20 (15.15%) Business Intelligence

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 (9.85%) IIS
2 10 (7.58%) Apache Pig
3 7 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.55%) CloudStack
4 6 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.03%) Apache
5 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.27%) CMS
6 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 39 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (18.18%) Office 365
4 10 (7.58%) GitHub
5 9 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (3.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 17 (12.88%) Firewall
3 16 (12.12%) DNS
4 13 (9.85%) SSL
5 10 (7.58%) HTTP
6 8 (6.06%) DHCP
6 8 (6.06%) SAN
7 4 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 4 (3.03%) Wireless
8 3 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.27%) Intranet
8 3 (2.27%) LAN
8 3 (2.27%) NAS
8 3 (2.27%) VLAN
8 3 (2.27%) VoIP
8 3 (2.27%) VPN
8 3 (2.27%) WAN
9 2 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (1.52%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.67%) MySQL
3 11 (8.33%) Big Data
3 11 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 10 (7.58%) Apache Hive
4 10 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.52%) QlikView
9 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (23.48%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.88%) TeamCity
4 16 (12.12%) JIRA
5 15 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (10.61%) Selenium
7 10 (7.58%) Bitbucket
7 10 (7.58%) CodeSonar
7 10 (7.58%) git-flow
7 10 (7.58%) Robot Framework
8 9 (6.82%) MSBuild
9 8 (6.06%) Gradle
10 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (3.03%) Hudson
11 4 (3.03%) Maven
11 4 (3.03%) Serilog
11 4 (3.03%) SpecFlow
11 4 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 25 (18.94%) Finance
2 12 (9.09%) Retail
3 11 (8.33%) Electronics
3 11 (8.33%) Marketing
4 9 (6.82%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.55%) Back Office
7 2 (1.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (23.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (11.36%) Support Engineer
4 12 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 11 (8.33%) Administrator
5 11 (8.33%) Analyst
5 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) Java Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) DBA
9 7 (5.30%) Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Monitoring Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) SQL DBA
10 6 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.45%) .NET
2 17 (12.88%) REST
3 13 (9.85%) Node.js
4 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.33%) HTML
5 11 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (7.58%) .NET Framework
6 10 (7.58%) Django
6 10 (7.58%) Java EE
6 10 (7.58%) LAMP
6 10 (7.58%) SOAP
6 10 (7.58%) Spring MVC
6 10 (7.58%) STL
7 7 (5.30%) XML
8 5 (3.79%) WinForms
9 4 (3.03%) HTML5
9 4 (3.03%) React
9 4 (3.03%) Reactive Extensions
9 4 (3.03%) SignalR
9 4 (3.03%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.82%) Replication
4 4 (3.03%) Blog
4 4 (3.03%) EMC VNX
4 4 (3.03%) Fintech
4 4 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.03%) NHS
4 4 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.03%) Robotics
5 3 (2.27%) Clustering
5 3 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.27%) PKI
6 2 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.76%) CMDB
7 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Life Science
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 81 (61.36%) Windows
2 56 (42.42%) Linux
3 21 (15.91%) Windows Server
4 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.58%) Android
5 10 (7.58%) Apple iOS
5 10 (7.58%) Mac OS X
6 9 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.55%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.52%) Unix
9 1 (0.76%) CentOS
9 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.76%) VME
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.03%) DevOps
2 32 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (15.15%) ITIL
6 19 (14.39%) Scrum
7 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.61%) Kanban
8 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
9 12 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (8.33%) Coaching
10 11 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.58%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (7.58%) Problem Management
11 10 (7.58%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.58%) Python
2 42 (31.82%) SQL
3 33 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 19 (14.39%) C#
5 17 (12.88%) JavaScript
6 14 (10.61%) Java
7 13 (9.85%) Ruby
8 11 (8.33%) Perl
9 10 (7.58%) C
9 10 (7.58%) C++
9 10 (7.58%) Objective-C
9 10 (7.58%) PHP
10 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.03%) Bourne shell
11 4 (3.03%) Go
11 4 (3.03%) Korn
12 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (12.88%) MCSE
3 13 (9.85%) CISSP
4 12 (9.09%) CCNA
4 12 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 10 (7.58%) DV Cleared
6 10 (7.58%) GIAC
6 10 (7.58%) Linux+ Certification
6 10 (7.58%) Network+ Certification
6 10 (7.58%) SANS
6 10 (7.58%) SSCP
7 7 (5.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (3.03%) Degree
8 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.03%) MCSA
9 3 (2.27%) MCITP
10 2 (1.52%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.76%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.79%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 24 (18.18%) vSphere
4 17 (12.88%) Docker
5 14 (10.61%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.55%) Xen
6 6 (4.55%) XenServer
7 3 (2.27%) Ceph
8 1 (0.76%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.76%) XenApp
8 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (31.82%) Puppet
2 26 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (18.94%) Ansible
4 13 (9.85%) SCCM
5 12 (9.09%) Salt
6 8 (6.06%) SCOM
7 7 (5.30%) Kubernetes
7 7 (5.30%) Terraform
8 6 (4.55%) SCOrch
8 6 (4.55%) vCenter Server
9 4 (3.03%) Istio
9 4 (3.03%) Nagios
9 4 (3.03%) vRealize
10 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.52%) Rancher
10 2 (1.52%) SQL Sentry
10 2 (1.52%) WSUS
11 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (43.18%) VMware
2 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.88%) Cisco
3 17 (12.88%) Veeam
4 15 (11.36%) Google
5 10 (7.58%) Atlassian
6 9 (6.82%) Oracle
7 8 (6.06%) SAP
8 7 (5.30%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.55%) EMC
9 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.79%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (3.03%) Blue Prism
11 4 (3.03%) Citrix
11 4 (3.03%) Meraki
11 4 (3.03%) Sophos
12 3 (2.27%) EqualLogic
12 3 (2.27%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.27%) NetApp
12 3 (2.27%) RedGate