Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 64 130
Rank change year-on-year -6 +66 +28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 244 138 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.44% 4.45% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.00% 7.51% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 219 120 81
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,875 £41,813 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,350 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.62% +16.67% +12.50%
75th Percentile £69,375 £62,500 £55,334
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +12.50%

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 2,710 1,837 3,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 49.28% 59.28% 55.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,144 1,684 2,512
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,303 £68,750
North West median annual salary £54,050 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.10% +11.11% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Manchester

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Manchester.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Manchester

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham - 7 £65,000 -
Wigan - 7 £37,500 - 1
Stockport +4 6 £60,000 +71.43% 2
Bolton +1 5 £58,750 +39.05% 2
Salford -9 4 £41,000 +1.69% 6
Bury - 4 £27,000 -
Cheadle - 2 £31,500 - 4
PowerShell
North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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.

1 181 (74.18%) Azure
2 139 (56.97%) Windows
3 116 (47.54%) AWS
4 96 (39.34%) Microsoft
5 93 (38.11%) DevOps
6 87 (35.66%) Windows Server
7 82 (33.61%) Terraform
8 76 (31.15%) VMware
9 71 (29.10%) Active Directory
10 63 (25.82%) SQL
11 61 (25.00%) Linux
12 60 (24.59%) CI/CD
13 58 (23.77%) SQL Server
13 58 (23.77%) Python
14 57 (23.36%) Microsoft 365
14 57 (23.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 53 (21.72%) GCP
16 52 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
16 52 (21.31%) Infrastructure as Code
17 50 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (17.21%) Bash
18 42 (17.21%) AWS CloudFormation
19 41 (16.80%) PaaS
20 40 (16.39%) Git (software)
21 39 (15.98%) IaaS
21 39 (15.98%) DNS
21 39 (15.98%) C#
22 38 (15.57%) Firewall
23 37 (15.16%) ITIL
23 37 (15.16%) Citrix

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 16 (6.56%) IIS
2 15 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.28%) Apache
3 8 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.82%) Confluence
5 2 (0.82%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.82%) JBoss
5 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (5.74%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 181 (74.18%) Azure
2 116 (47.54%) AWS
3 57 (23.36%) Microsoft 365
4 53 (21.72%) GCP
5 42 (17.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 41 (16.80%) PaaS
7 39 (15.98%) IaaS
8 16 (6.56%) Power Platform
9 15 (6.15%) SaaS
10 11 (4.51%) GitHub
11 9 (3.69%) Power Automate
12 8 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (3.28%) Azure Data Factory
13 7 (2.87%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 7 (2.87%) Azure Monitor
13 7 (2.87%) Azure Service Fabric
13 7 (2.87%) OneDrive
14 6 (2.46%) Azure Key Vault
14 6 (2.46%) Azure Logic Apps
14 6 (2.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.98%) DNS
2 38 (15.57%) Firewall
3 34 (13.93%) DHCP
4 32 (13.11%) Wi-Fi
5 30 (12.30%) Network Security
6 21 (8.61%) Remote Desktop
7 15 (6.15%) SAN
7 15 (6.15%) VPN
7 15 (6.15%) WAN
8 14 (5.74%) LAN
8 14 (5.74%) VoIP
9 9 (3.69%) IP Telephony
9 9 (3.69%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.46%) VLAN
11 5 (2.05%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.64%) Wireless
13 2 (0.82%) MPLS
14 1 (0.41%) Internet
14 1 (0.41%) tcpdump
14 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.07%) MySQL
3 14 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.92%) Power BI
5 10 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.28%) Data Lake
6 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.46%) Power Query
8 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.05%) MariaDB
9 5 (2.05%) Redis
9 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.64%) Star Schema
11 3 (1.23%) Big Data
11 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.23%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 40 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.66%) TeamCity
3 24 (9.84%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (4.10%) JIRA
5 10 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.87%) Subversion
7 6 (2.46%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.23%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.23%) GitLab
8 3 (1.23%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.82%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.82%) JUnit
9 2 (0.82%) Mockito
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.41%) SonarQube
General
1 35 (14.34%) Social Skills
2 31 (12.70%) Public Sector
3 25 (10.25%) Finance
4 24 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (8.20%) Law
6 11 (4.51%) Legal
7 9 (3.69%) Marketing
8 6 (2.46%) Automotive
9 5 (2.05%) Banking
9 5 (2.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (1.64%) Local Government
11 3 (1.23%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.82%) Games
12 2 (0.82%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.82%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.41%) Advertising
13 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.41%) Publishing
13 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (22.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (17.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (14.34%) Azure Engineer
4 25 (10.25%) Developer
5 23 (9.43%) Azure DevOps
5 23 (9.43%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 17 (6.97%) IT Engineer
7 15 (6.15%) Architect
8 14 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
9 12 (4.92%) Analyst
9 12 (4.92%) AWS Architect
9 12 (4.92%) Data Engineer
9 12 (4.92%) IT Support
10 10 (4.10%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.10%) Senior DevOps
10 10 (4.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.10%) Support Engineer
11 9 (3.69%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.28%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.30%) .NET
2 29 (11.89%) LDAP
3 17 (6.97%) .NET Core
4 13 (5.33%) YAML
5 12 (4.92%) AngularJS
6 11 (4.51%) React
6 11 (4.51%) REST
7 10 (4.10%) JSON
8 9 (3.69%) .NET Framework
8 9 (3.69%) ARM Templates
8 9 (3.69%) HTML
9 8 (3.28%) ASP.NET
9 8 (3.28%) CSS
10 7 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (2.87%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (2.46%) ADO
11 6 (2.46%) jQuery
11 6 (2.46%) Web Services
11 6 (2.46%) XML
12 5 (2.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.30%) PKI
2 24 (9.84%) Clustering
3 17 (6.97%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.10%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.28%) User Experience
6 7 (2.87%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.87%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.46%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.46%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.46%) Life Science
7 6 (2.46%) Renewable Energy
8 5 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.05%) iPhone
9 4 (1.64%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.64%) Legacy Applications
9 4 (1.64%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.23%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 139 (56.97%) Windows
2 87 (35.66%) Windows Server
3 61 (25.00%) Linux
4 17 (6.97%) Windows 10
5 11 (4.51%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (3.69%) Android
6 9 (3.69%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.69%) Mac OS
6 9 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (2.87%) Unix
9 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (38.11%) DevOps
2 60 (24.59%) CI/CD
3 57 (23.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 52 (21.31%) Infrastructure as Code
5 50 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (15.16%) ITIL
7 33 (13.52%) Change Management
8 31 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (11.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 28 (11.48%) Change Control
11 20 (8.20%) Analytics
11 20 (8.20%) Configuration Management
11 20 (8.20%) Network Load Balancing
12 14 (5.74%) Migration
12 14 (5.74%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 13 (5.33%) Asset Management
13 13 (5.33%) DataOps
13 13 (5.33%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.92%) ETL
14 12 (4.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 63 (25.82%) SQL
2 58 (23.77%) Python
3 42 (17.21%) Bash
4 39 (15.98%) C#
5 28 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 23 (9.43%) Java
7 13 (5.33%) Go
7 13 (5.33%) Groovy
8 8 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.46%) Ruby
10 5 (2.05%) PHP
10 5 (2.05%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.64%) VB
12 2 (0.82%) C
12 2 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.82%) ES6
12 2 (0.82%) Java 8
12 2 (0.82%) Perl
13 1 (0.41%) C++
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (14.34%) SC Cleared
1 35 (14.34%) Security Cleared
2 32 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (9.43%) MCSA
4 20 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
4 20 (8.20%) MCTS
5 8 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.28%) Degree
6 5 (2.05%) MCP
7 4 (1.64%) MCSE
8 3 (1.23%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.23%) RHCE
8 3 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.82%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.41%) GCIA
10 1 (0.41%) GCIH
10 1 (0.41%) GSEC
10 1 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.69%) GDPR
2 5 (2.05%) QA
2 5 (2.05%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) NIST
System Software
1 71 (29.10%) Active Directory
2 52 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (9.84%) Docker
4 12 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.10%) XenApp
6 9 (3.69%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.23%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.41%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (0.41%) Firmware
10 1 (0.41%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 82 (33.61%) Terraform
2 32 (13.11%) SCCM
3 31 (12.70%) Ansible
4 26 (10.66%) Kubernetes
5 21 (8.61%) Puppet
6 12 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.05%) FortiGate
7 5 (2.05%) Grafana
7 5 (2.05%) Prometheus
8 4 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.82%) Control-M
10 2 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.82%) WSUS
10 2 (0.82%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.41%) Argo
11 1 (0.41%) FTK
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 76 (31.15%) VMware
3 37 (15.16%) Citrix
4 19 (7.79%) Veeam
5 12 (4.92%) EMC
5 12 (4.92%) NetApp
6 10 (4.10%) HP
7 9 (3.69%) Avaya
8 8 (3.28%) Cisco
8 8 (3.28%) Oracle
9 7 (2.87%) iManage
10 6 (2.46%) SaltStack
10 6 (2.46%) Splunk
11 5 (2.05%) Fortinet
11 5 (2.05%) New Relic
11 5 (2.05%) TOWER Software
12 4 (1.64%) Databricks
12 4 (1.64%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.23%) Google
14 2 (0.82%) Cadence