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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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 91 76 49
Rank change year-on-year -15 -27 +19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 11 3 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.20% 0.55% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 0.72% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
10th Percentile £33,350 - £41,000
25th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £32,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -29.35% +31.43%
75th Percentile £50,250 £33,750 £48,500
90th Percentile £54,500 - £49,400
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 549 418 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 59.87% 76.70% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 160 223 105
10th Percentile £28,975 £27,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Northern Ireland

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Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 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
County Antrim -9 11 £37,500 +15.38% 4
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Azure
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) Agile
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) R
4 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Law
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Core
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) CI/CD

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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 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (18.18%) AWS
4 1 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Core
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile
1 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps
1 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
1 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) CI/CD
2 2 (18.18%) Technology Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Data Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 3 (27.27%) R
4 2 (18.18%) Bash
4 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Commvault
2 1 (9.09%) VMware