Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 195 137
Rank change year-on-year +41 -58 +20
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 136 94 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.91% 1.20% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 2.08% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 115 85 157
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +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 4,028 4,524 4,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.60% 57.76% 58.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,396 3,852 3,860
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,875 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +22 13 £26,000 -13.33% 3
Bolton +15 4 £37,500 - 1
Wigan - 4 £37,500 - 1
Bury -4 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Cheadle +4 2 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Altrincham - 2 - - 1
Oldham 0 1 £45,000 -
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 73 (53.68%) Windows
2 61 (44.85%) VMware
3 50 (36.76%) SQL
4 49 (36.03%) Linux
5 48 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 45 (33.09%) Active Directory
7 44 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 39 (28.68%) Finance
9 38 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
11 33 (24.26%) DevOps
11 33 (24.26%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (22.79%) Python
12 31 (22.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 30 (22.06%) Office 365
13 30 (22.06%) Puppet
14 29 (21.32%) ITIL
15 27 (19.85%) Bash Shell
16 26 (19.12%) Jenkins
17 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
18 24 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (16.91%) .NET
19 23 (16.91%) Opscode Chef
20 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
20 22 (16.18%) Firewall
21 21 (15.44%) IIS
21 21 (15.44%) DNS
21 21 (15.44%) Windows Server 2012
21 21 (15.44%) Test Automation

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 21 (15.44%) IIS
2 15 (11.03%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.15%) CMS
4 6 (4.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.68%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.47%) Apache
7 2 (1.47%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 44 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (22.06%) Office 365
4 16 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (6.62%) GitHub
6 4 (2.94%) SaaS
7 3 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.47%) Azure Functions
8 2 (1.47%) G Suite
8 2 (1.47%) IaaS
8 2 (1.47%) PaaS
8 2 (1.47%) Serverless
9 1 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.18%) Firewall
2 21 (15.44%) DNS
3 18 (13.24%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.82%) DHCP
5 11 (8.09%) SAN
6 7 (5.15%) Intranet
6 7 (5.15%) LAN
6 7 (5.15%) SSL
6 7 (5.15%) WAN
7 5 (3.68%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (3.68%) HTTP
7 5 (3.68%) NAS
7 5 (3.68%) VLAN
8 4 (2.94%) VPN
8 4 (2.94%) Wireless
9 3 (2.21%) FTP
9 3 (2.21%) SMTP
10 2 (1.47%) DMZ
10 2 (1.47%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (13.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (11.03%) MySQL
5 8 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.41%) Big Data
7 6 (4.41%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (3.68%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.47%) QlikView
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (19.12%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.24%) TeamCity
3 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 14 (10.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (9.56%) JIRA
6 12 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (7.35%) Selenium
8 7 (5.15%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (4.41%) Gradle
9 6 (4.41%) MSBuild
10 5 (3.68%) Bitbucket
10 5 (3.68%) CodeSonar
10 5 (3.68%) git-flow
10 5 (3.68%) Robot Framework
11 4 (2.94%) Maven
11 4 (2.94%) Serilog
11 4 (2.94%) SpecFlow
12 3 (2.21%) Hudson
12 3 (2.21%) Subversion
General
1 39 (28.68%) Finance
2 18 (13.24%) Retail
3 17 (12.50%) Marketing
4 14 (10.29%) Electronics
4 14 (10.29%) Manufacturing
5 12 (8.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.47%) Back Office
6 2 (1.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (21.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (13.24%) Applications Support
4 17 (12.50%) Analyst
5 15 (11.03%) Administrator
5 15 (11.03%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) DBA
8 8 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Applications Specialist
9 7 (5.15%) Applications Support Specialist
9 7 (5.15%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.15%) Support Specialist
9 7 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.41%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (4.41%) Windows Administrator
10 6 (4.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.91%) .NET
2 18 (13.24%) HTML
3 16 (11.76%) XML
4 12 (8.82%) REST
5 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.15%) Node.js
7 6 (4.41%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.68%) Apache Flex
8 5 (3.68%) Django
8 5 (3.68%) Java EE
8 5 (3.68%) LAMP
8 5 (3.68%) SOAP
8 5 (3.68%) Spring MVC
8 5 (3.68%) STL
8 5 (3.68%) WinForms
9 4 (2.94%) .NET Core
9 4 (2.94%) gRPC
9 4 (2.94%) Reactive Extensions
9 4 (2.94%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.24%) Replication
3 12 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.62%) Public Cloud
5 7 (5.15%) Blog
5 7 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.68%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.94%) Fintech
7 4 (2.94%) NHS
8 3 (2.21%) Clustering
8 3 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.21%) Robotics
8 3 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.47%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.47%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.47%) IVR
9 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (53.68%) Windows
2 49 (36.03%) Linux
3 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
4 21 (15.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (7.35%) Windows 10
6 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.41%) Android
7 6 (4.41%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.21%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.21%) Unix
10 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.74%) VME
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.26%) Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.26%) DevOps
2 31 (22.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 29 (21.32%) ITIL
4 24 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (15.44%) Test Automation
6 18 (13.24%) Change Control
7 15 (11.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (11.03%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.56%) CRM
8 13 (9.56%) Migration
9 12 (8.82%) Data Management
9 12 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (8.82%) ERP
9 12 (8.82%) Programme Management
10 11 (8.09%) Coaching
10 11 (8.09%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (7.35%) Scrum
12 9 (6.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (36.76%) SQL
2 31 (22.79%) Python
3 27 (19.85%) Bash Shell
4 17 (12.50%) C#
5 10 (7.35%) Perl
6 9 (6.62%) Java
7 8 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.88%) Ruby
8 7 (5.15%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.68%) C
9 5 (3.68%) C++
9 5 (3.68%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.68%) PHP
10 4 (2.94%) Go
11 3 (2.21%) Bourne shell
11 3 (2.21%) Korn
12 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.29%) MCSE
3 12 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (6.62%) CCNA
4 9 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.62%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.41%) CISSP
5 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (3.68%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) GIAC
6 5 (3.68%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (3.68%) MCITP
6 5 (3.68%) MCSA
6 5 (3.68%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (3.68%) SANS
6 5 (3.68%) SSCP
7 2 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.47%) Degree
8 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) PCI DSS
1 9 (6.62%) SLA
2 8 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.21%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (33.09%) Active Directory
2 38 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (11.76%) vSphere
4 14 (10.29%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (9.56%) Docker
6 7 (5.15%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.47%) Ceph
8 2 (1.47%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.47%) Xen
8 2 (1.47%) XenServer
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.74%) XenApp
9 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (22.06%) Puppet
2 23 (16.91%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (12.50%) Ansible
4 9 (6.62%) Kubernetes
5 8 (5.88%) SCOM
6 7 (5.15%) Salt
6 7 (5.15%) SCCM
6 7 (5.15%) Terraform
7 5 (3.68%) Nagios
8 4 (2.94%) Istio
8 4 (2.94%) SCOrch
9 3 (2.21%) vCenter Server
9 3 (2.21%) WSUS
10 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.47%) Rancher
10 2 (1.47%) vRealize
11 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.74%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (44.85%) VMware
2 48 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.97%) Cisco
4 18 (13.24%) Veeam
5 13 (9.56%) Google
6 12 (8.82%) SAP
7 9 (6.62%) Atlassian
8 7 (5.15%) Citrix
9 6 (4.41%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.41%) RedGate
10 5 (3.68%) Meraki
10 5 (3.68%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (3.68%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.94%) EMC
11 4 (2.94%) Sophos
12 3 (2.21%) Apple
12 3 (2.21%) Blue Prism
12 3 (2.21%) F5
12 3 (2.21%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.21%) Oracle