Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 145 197
Rank change year-on-year +27 +52 -56
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 118 143 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.23% 2.19% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 3.93% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 117 77
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,400 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -13.98% +9.41%

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 2,936 3,641 4,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 55.36% 55.83% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,370 3,092 3,692
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 -4 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Bolton -11 3 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Altrincham +16 2 - - 6
Stockport -20 2 £37,500 +25.00%
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 70 (59.32%) Azure
2 57 (48.31%) Windows
3 56 (47.46%) Microsoft
4 38 (32.20%) DevOps
5 37 (31.36%) AWS
6 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
6 36 (30.51%) Linux
7 34 (28.81%) SQL
8 31 (26.27%) Office 365
9 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
10 26 (22.03%) Firewall
11 25 (21.19%) Bash Shell
12 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
13 20 (16.95%) Puppet
13 20 (16.95%) Azure Active Directory
13 20 (16.95%) Python
14 19 (16.10%) VMware
14 19 (16.10%) Degree
15 18 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (15.25%) Ansible
15 18 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
16 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (13.56%) Law
17 16 (13.56%) Deployment Automation
17 16 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
17 16 (13.56%) Mentoring
17 16 (13.56%) Kubernetes
17 16 (13.56%) Terraform
18 15 (12.71%) Migration

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 14 (11.86%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.17%) IIS
3 7 (5.93%) Apache
3 7 (5.93%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.39%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.54%) Drupal
5 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 70 (59.32%) Azure
2 37 (31.36%) AWS
3 31 (26.27%) Office 365
4 20 (16.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (11.86%) GCP
6 9 (7.63%) PaaS
7 8 (6.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (6.78%) IaaS
7 8 (6.78%) Serverless
8 7 (5.93%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (4.24%) Power Platform
10 4 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (3.39%) Amazon S3
11 3 (2.54%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (2.54%) OneDrive
11 3 (2.54%) OpenShift
11 3 (2.54%) SaaS
12 2 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (1.69%) Slack
12 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.03%) Firewall
2 15 (12.71%) DNS
3 11 (9.32%) SAN
4 9 (7.63%) DHCP
5 7 (5.93%) VoIP
6 5 (4.24%) IP Telephony
7 4 (3.39%) FTP
7 4 (3.39%) LAN
7 4 (3.39%) Skype
7 4 (3.39%) Wireless
8 3 (2.54%) HTTP
8 3 (2.54%) SMTP
8 3 (2.54%) SSL
8 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.54%) WAN
9 2 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.69%) Network Security
9 2 (1.69%) VLAN
9 2 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.78%) MySQL
5 7 (5.93%) Snowflake Schema
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (5.93%) Star Schema
6 5 (4.24%) Power BI
7 4 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.39%) Big Data
8 3 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.69%) GIS
9 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2019
10 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.93%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.08%) Selenium
5 5 (4.24%) GoCD
5 5 (4.24%) SpecFlow
5 5 (4.24%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.39%) JIRA
6 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.69%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.69%) git-flow
8 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.85%) Appium
9 1 (0.85%) Calabash
9 1 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 16 (13.56%) Law
2 10 (8.47%) Billing
2 10 (8.47%) Legal
3 8 (6.78%) Finance
4 6 (5.08%) Banking
5 3 (2.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (18.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (12.71%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.86%) Developer
4 9 (7.63%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (6.78%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (6.78%) IT Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (5.93%) IT Support
6 7 (5.93%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) DBA
8 5 (4.24%) Office 365 Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Administrator
9 4 (3.39%) Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.71%) .NET
2 7 (5.93%) MDX
3 5 (4.24%) LDAP
3 5 (4.24%) Node.js
4 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.54%) CSS
4 3 (2.54%) HTML
5 2 (1.69%) Java EE
5 2 (1.69%) JSON
5 2 (1.69%) REST
5 2 (1.69%) SAML
5 2 (1.69%) STL
5 2 (1.69%) Web Services
6 1 (0.85%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.85%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.78%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.93%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) Replication
5 4 (3.39%) Clustering
5 4 (3.39%) Social Media
5 4 (3.39%) User Experience
6 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.69%) Blog
6 2 (1.69%) Life Science
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (48.31%) Windows
2 36 (30.51%) Linux
3 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.63%) Windows 10
5 6 (5.08%) Mac OS
5 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.54%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.54%) Unix
7 3 (2.54%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.85%) CentOS
9 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.20%) DevOps
2 18 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (13.56%) Deployment Automation
3 16 (13.56%) Mentoring
4 15 (12.71%) Migration
5 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.86%) Configuration Management
6 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure as Code
6 12 (10.17%) ITIL
7 9 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.93%) Application Virtualisation
9 7 (5.93%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.93%) Database Tuning
9 7 (5.93%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (5.93%) Open Source
9 7 (5.93%) Performance Management
9 7 (5.93%) SDLC
9 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.81%) SQL
2 25 (21.19%) Bash Shell
3 20 (16.95%) Python
4 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.71%) C#
6 13 (11.02%) VB
7 10 (8.47%) Go
8 8 (6.78%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 7 (5.93%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.08%) VB6
10 6 (5.08%) VBA
11 4 (3.39%) Java
11 4 (3.39%) VBScript
12 3 (2.54%) Perl
13 2 (1.69%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.69%) C
13 2 (1.69%) C++
13 2 (1.69%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.10%) Degree
2 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.08%) AWS Certification
3 6 (5.08%) MCSE
4 4 (3.39%) CCNA
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.39%) MCITP
5 3 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.54%) MCSA
5 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.85%) MCP
7 1 (0.85%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) QA
2 9 (7.63%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.02%) Docker
4 7 (5.93%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.24%) XenApp
6 3 (2.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.69%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.69%) vSphere
7 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (16.95%) Puppet
2 18 (15.25%) Ansible
3 16 (13.56%) Kubernetes
3 16 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (13.56%) Terraform
4 6 (5.08%) SCCM
5 5 (4.24%) WSUS
6 4 (3.39%) Grafana
6 4 (3.39%) Kibana
7 3 (2.54%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.54%) Nagios
7 3 (2.54%) SCOM
8 2 (1.69%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.69%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.69%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.85%) Consul
9 1 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (47.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.10%) VMware
3 10 (8.47%) Cisco
3 10 (8.47%) Citrix
4 9 (7.63%) Veeam
5 8 (6.78%) Dell
5 8 (6.78%) EMC
5 8 (6.78%) Google
6 6 (5.08%) FIS
6 6 (5.08%) NetApp
6 6 (5.08%) WorldPay
7 5 (4.24%) Avaya
7 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.54%) Splunk
9 2 (1.69%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.69%) Isilon
9 2 (1.69%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.69%) Nimsoft
9 2 (1.69%) SaltStack