Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 59 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 -20 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.64% 2.30% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 3.36% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 9
Northern Ireland median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £30,850
90th Percentile £64,750 £44,000 £42,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% -

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 503 327 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 80.22% 68.27% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 292 210 136
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 December 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 19 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
County Antrim -21 4 £47,500 +26.67% 3
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Server Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix

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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware