Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 59 46
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.84% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 0.34% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +32.08%
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 242 297 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 63.52% 59.40% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 193 243 116
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £24,200 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Northern Ireland

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Northern Ireland

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Northern Ireland

PowerShell
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
County Antrim +14 5 £35,000 -6.67% 1
County Londonderry - 1 - - 1
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Nintex