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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > Midlands
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 77 56 51
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5 +46
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 454 419 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.69% 4.53% 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.89% 9.61% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 354 346 215
10th Percentile £35,075 £32,500 £29,300
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,628 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.95% +2.96% +4.76%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,109 4,359 2,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 41.47% 47.10% 48.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,218 3,401 2,571
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,399 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,950 £47,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.83% +5.00% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in the Midlands over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 1 July 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
West Midlands -50 251 £55,000 - 48
East Midlands +16 196 £50,000 +13.64% 34
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 354 (77.97%) Azure
2 246 (54.19%) Microsoft
3 201 (44.27%) DevOps
4 199 (43.83%) Windows
5 177 (38.99%) SQL
6 137 (30.18%) Active Directory
7 131 (28.85%) Agile
8 128 (28.19%) C#
8 128 (28.19%) Kubernetes
9 123 (27.09%) AWS
10 122 (26.87%) Windows Server
11 120 (26.43%) Python
12 113 (24.89%) Azure DevOps
13 112 (24.67%) CI/CD
14 111 (24.45%) Bash
15 109 (24.01%) Problem-Solving
16 106 (23.35%) Social Skills
17 104 (22.91%) Docker
17 104 (22.91%) .NET
18 102 (22.47%) SQL Server
19 101 (22.25%) Terraform
20 93 (20.48%) Microsoft 365
21 89 (19.60%) JavaScript
22 81 (17.84%) Java
23 78 (17.18%) VMware
24 76 (16.74%) Linux
25 71 (15.64%) Firewall
26 70 (15.42%) HTML
26 70 (15.42%) Azure Active Directory
27 67 (14.76%) DNS

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 60 (13.22%) IIS
2 47 (10.35%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.08%) Confluence
4 13 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 13 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
5 12 (2.64%) Apache Spark
6 11 (2.42%) GlassFish
6 11 (2.42%) JBoss
6 11 (2.42%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.20%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.10%) Apache
10 4 (0.88%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.66%) CMS
12 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (7.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (3.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.32%) Exstream
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 354 (77.97%) Azure
2 123 (27.09%) AWS
3 113 (24.89%) Azure DevOps
4 93 (20.48%) Microsoft 365
5 70 (15.42%) Azure Active Directory
6 53 (11.67%) PaaS
7 49 (10.79%) Power Platform
8 40 (8.81%) Azure AKS
9 37 (8.15%) GCP
10 31 (6.83%) IaaS
11 29 (6.39%) Serverless
12 27 (5.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 24 (5.29%) Dynamics 365
14 22 (4.85%) OneDrive
15 19 (4.19%) Google Workspace
16 16 (3.52%) Amazon EKS
16 16 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
17 14 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
18 13 (2.86%) PowerApps
19 12 (2.64%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 71 (15.64%) Firewall
2 67 (14.76%) DNS
3 51 (11.23%) DHCP
4 39 (8.59%) LAN
4 39 (8.59%) WAN
5 24 (5.29%) VPN
6 18 (3.96%) TCP/IP
7 17 (3.74%) FTP
8 16 (3.52%) Internet
9 15 (3.30%) VoIP
10 11 (2.42%) SAN
10 11 (2.42%) VLAN
11 10 (2.20%) Broadband
11 10 (2.20%) DMZ
12 8 (1.76%) HTTP
12 8 (1.76%) Kerberos
13 7 (1.54%) Network Security
13 7 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.54%) WLAN
14 6 (1.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.25%) Azure SQL Database
3 33 (7.27%) Power BI
4 30 (6.61%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.19%) MySQL
5 19 (4.19%) Oracle Database
6 18 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (3.08%) MongoDB
9 13 (2.86%) Data Lake
10 12 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (2.42%) Big Data
11 11 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.98%) Relational Database
14 8 (1.76%) Flink
15 7 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (1.54%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (11.23%) Git (software)
2 43 (9.47%) Jenkins
3 35 (7.71%) JIRA
4 26 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (5.73%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (3.74%) GitLab
7 16 (3.52%) CircleCI
8 11 (2.42%) JUnit
8 11 (2.42%) Mockito
9 8 (1.76%) Ant
9 8 (1.76%) Maven
9 8 (1.76%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.54%) Gradle
10 7 (1.54%) Subversion
11 6 (1.32%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.66%) Selenium
13 2 (0.44%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 106 (23.35%) Social Skills
2 57 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (10.57%) Public Sector
4 37 (8.15%) Finance
4 37 (8.15%) Law
5 29 (6.39%) Manufacturing
6 26 (5.73%) Retail
7 22 (4.85%) Documentation Skills
8 18 (3.96%) Local Government
9 15 (3.30%) Danish Language
9 15 (3.30%) Swedish Language
10 13 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
11 11 (2.42%) Legal
12 7 (1.54%) Marketing
13 6 (1.32%) Advertising
13 6 (1.32%) Aerospace
13 6 (1.32%) Aviation
13 6 (1.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 6 (1.32%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (1.10%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 94 (20.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 74 (16.30%) Developer
3 57 (12.56%) Azure Engineer
4 55 (12.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 45 (9.91%) Analyst
6 37 (8.15%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 30 (6.61%) .NET Developer
8 28 (6.17%) Cloud Engineer
9 24 (5.29%) Administrator
10 23 (5.07%) IT Engineer
11 21 (4.63%) Architect
12 18 (3.96%) Senior Developer
12 18 (3.96%) Site Engineer
12 18 (3.96%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 17 (3.74%) Graduate
13 17 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (3.52%) Technical Analyst
15 15 (3.30%) Data Engineer
15 15 (3.30%) Security Engineer
15 15 (3.30%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (22.91%) .NET
2 70 (15.42%) HTML
3 39 (8.59%) ASP.NET
4 34 (7.49%) JSON
5 30 (6.61%) CSS
6 29 (6.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (5.73%) AngularJS
7 26 (5.73%) jQuery
7 26 (5.73%) RESTful
7 26 (5.73%) XML
8 25 (5.51%) HTML5
9 23 (5.07%) Node.js
9 23 (5.07%) YAML
10 22 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (4.41%) REST
12 19 (4.19%) Ajax
12 19 (4.19%) Web Services
13 18 (3.96%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (3.96%) NgRx
13 18 (3.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.11%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (6.17%) Public Cloud
3 20 (4.41%) User Experience
4 16 (3.52%) Data Structures
4 16 (3.52%) Private Cloud
5 15 (3.30%) Video Editing
6 14 (3.08%) Cloud Native
7 13 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.64%) Clustering
9 11 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.98%) PKI
11 7 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.54%) Life Science
11 7 (1.54%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.32%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 199 (43.83%) Windows
2 122 (26.87%) Windows Server
3 76 (16.74%) Linux
4 53 (11.67%) Windows Server 2019
5 45 (9.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (9.25%) Windows 10
7 37 (8.15%) Windows Server 2016
8 36 (7.93%) Unix
9 23 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (3.96%) Solaris
11 10 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (1.98%) Android
13 5 (1.10%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.66%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.66%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.44%) OpenWrt
16 2 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (44.27%) DevOps
2 131 (28.85%) Agile
3 112 (24.67%) CI/CD
4 109 (24.01%) Problem-Solving
5 60 (13.22%) ITIL
6 54 (11.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 50 (11.01%) Mentoring
8 48 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (10.57%) Infrastructure as Code
9 47 (10.35%) Scrum
10 45 (9.91%) Computer Science
10 45 (9.91%) Configuration Management
11 44 (9.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 42 (9.25%) MVC
13 38 (8.37%) Test Automation
14 34 (7.49%) Migration
15 31 (6.83%) Microservices
15 31 (6.83%) Platform Engineering
16 29 (6.39%) Software Engineering
17 28 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 177 (38.99%) SQL
2 128 (28.19%) C#
3 120 (26.43%) Python
4 111 (24.45%) Bash
5 89 (19.60%) JavaScript
6 81 (17.84%) Java
7 40 (8.81%) Go
8 29 (6.39%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.52%) Ruby
10 15 (3.30%) VB
10 15 (3.30%) VBScript
11 13 (2.86%) C++
12 12 (2.64%) PHP
13 8 (1.76%) Bicep
13 8 (1.76%) Perl
14 7 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.54%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.54%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.10%) C
16 2 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (11.89%) Degree
2 42 (9.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (8.15%) Security Cleared
4 23 (5.07%) DBS Check
5 19 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.96%) CCNA
7 15 (3.30%) MCSE
8 14 (3.08%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.10%) CCNP
11 4 (0.88%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.88%) CWNA
11 4 (0.88%) HNC
11 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.88%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.88%) MCDST
11 4 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.61%) SLA
2 11 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.98%) QA
4 7 (1.54%) GDPR
5 5 (1.10%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.22%) GxP
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 137 (30.18%) Active Directory
2 104 (22.91%) Docker
3 62 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (6.83%) Hyper-V
5 26 (5.73%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (3.08%) vSphere
7 13 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.54%) XenApp
9 6 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.88%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.88%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 128 (28.19%) Kubernetes
2 101 (22.25%) Terraform
3 51 (11.23%) Ansible
4 45 (9.91%) SCCM
5 39 (8.59%) Microsoft Intune
6 29 (6.39%) Puppet
7 16 (3.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 14 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (2.64%) Single Sign-On
10 11 (2.42%) Failover Clustering
11 10 (2.20%) Rancher
12 9 (1.98%) Istio
12 9 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (1.76%) ZABBIX
14 7 (1.54%) WSUS
15 6 (1.32%) Argo
15 6 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
16 5 (1.10%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 246 (54.19%) Microsoft
2 78 (17.18%) VMware
3 40 (8.81%) Oracle
4 39 (8.59%) Cisco
5 23 (5.07%) HP
6 18 (3.96%) Google
6 18 (3.96%) NEC
6 18 (3.96%) Northgate
7 17 (3.74%) SAP
8 15 (3.30%) Databricks
8 15 (3.30%) Infor
9 14 (3.08%) Citrix
10 13 (2.86%) McAfee
10 13 (2.86%) ServiceNow
11 11 (2.42%) Apple
12 10 (2.20%) New Relic
13 9 (1.98%) AppDynamics
13 9 (1.98%) Dell
13 9 (1.98%) Symantec
13 9 (1.98%) Veeam