Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 53 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 -24 +19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.27% 0.97% 5.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 1.42% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 14
Northern Ireland median annual salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14% +32.08%
10th Percentile £28,525 £33,750 £32,200
90th Percentile £38,775 £42,125 £41,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

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 263 281 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 66.25% 68.04% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 202 197 119
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £25,275 £23,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £47,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Northern Ireland

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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 14 August 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 -2 8 £33,750 -10.00% 1
County Londonderry - 1 - -
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) WSUS
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) SCOM
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation

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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Power BI
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) boto
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (33.33%) Server Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Nintex
5 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle