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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Power Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Power Platform over the 6 months to 26 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 86 78 111
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33 +49
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 6,255 3,707 2,611
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.80% 4.00% 2.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.41% 9.52% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,251 3,097 2,182
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.95%

Power Platform is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 74,382 38,945 32,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 45.24% 42.01% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38,358 30,682 26,705
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £92,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in the UK

Power Platform
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power Platform.

Salary trend for Power Platform in the UK

Power Platform
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform over the 6 months to 26 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in the UK

Power Platform
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the UK over the 6 months to 26 May 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
England 0 5,510 £55,000 +4.76% 839
UK excluding London +5 2,929 £47,500 +5.56% 586
London -19 2,744 £62,500 - 299
Work from Home -24 2,535 £55,000 +10.00% 330
South East +49 997 £52,500 +10.53% 174
North of England -36 582 £45,000 +5.88% 134
Midlands -7 559 £50,000 +5.26% 103
West Midlands -8 432 £51,875 +9.21% 63
North West -24 343 £47,500 +5.56% 60
South West +47 333 £42,750 +6.88% 60
Scotland -18 202 £47,500 - 38
East of England -36 194 £47,500 +5.56% 62
Yorkshire -52 194 £45,000 +9.76% 37
East Midlands +9 124 £43,555 -5.32% 39
Wales -34 81 £42,750 -5.00% 12
North East -8 45 £42,500 +13.33% 38
Northern Ireland -6 9 £34,750 -0.71% 5
Channel Islands - 7 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, IT jobs citing Power Platform 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 with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 5,272 (84.28%) Power BI
2 4,205 (67.23%) Business Intelligence
3 3,809 (60.90%) SQL
4 2,657 (42.48%) Microsoft
5 2,572 (41.12%) Azure
6 2,364 (37.79%) Analytics
7 1,991 (31.83%) Social Skills
8 1,961 (31.35%) Agile
9 1,784 (28.52%) Visualisation
10 1,666 (26.63%) Finance
11 1,580 (25.26%) Analytical Skills
12 1,464 (23.41%) Tableau
13 1,463 (23.39%) Data Warehouse
14 1,437 (22.97%) Python
15 1,431 (22.88%) SQL Server
16 1,302 (20.82%) ETL
17 1,220 (19.50%) Microsoft Excel
18 1,167 (18.66%) Data Modelling
19 1,042 (16.66%) Degree
20 1,028 (16.43%) Data Analysis
21 975 (15.59%) Problem-Solving
22 955 (15.27%) DevOps
23 953 (15.24%) Data Visualisation
24 926 (14.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 862 (13.78%) PowerApps
26 859 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 801 (12.81%) Microsoft 365
27 801 (12.81%) Data Science
28 783 (12.52%) AWS
29 762 (12.18%) SharePoint

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 762 (12.18%) SharePoint
2 207 (3.31%) Apache Spark
3 190 (3.04%) SAS
4 98 (1.57%) Apache Airflow
5 94 (1.50%) Apache
6 66 (1.06%) CMS
7 60 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 59 (0.94%) Confluence
9 43 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (0.43%) MS Exchange
11 25 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (0.26%) Apache Pig
13 15 (0.24%) IIS
13 15 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
13 15 (0.24%) WordPress
14 14 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.21%) ArcGIS
16 10 (0.16%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1,220 (19.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 373 (5.96%) Microsoft Office
3 160 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 89 (1.42%) SPSS
5 68 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 58 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 26 (0.42%) Stata
8 25 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
9 11 (0.18%) Chatbot
10 8 (0.13%) Adobe XD
10 8 (0.13%) Campfire
10 8 (0.13%) InVision
10 8 (0.13%) Sketch
10 8 (0.13%) Zeplin
11 7 (0.11%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.096%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.048%) Vensim
14 2 (0.032%) FileZilla
14 2 (0.032%) SOLIDWORKS
15 1 (0.016%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 362 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 65 (1.04%) NetSuite
3 61 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
4 29 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
5 20 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 17 (0.27%) FastStats
6 17 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
6 17 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
7 14 (0.22%) Sentinel
8 10 (0.16%) IBM Planning Analytics
8 10 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (0.14%) Elite 3E
10 8 (0.13%) SAP SD
11 7 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
12 5 (0.080%) SAP ERP
12 5 (0.080%) Sprinklr
13 4 (0.064%) iTrent
13 4 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
13 4 (0.064%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2,572 (41.12%) Azure
2 862 (13.78%) PowerApps
3 801 (12.81%) Microsoft 365
4 783 (12.52%) AWS
5 696 (11.13%) Dynamics 365
6 630 (10.07%) Azure Data Factory
7 451 (7.21%) Power Automate
8 367 (5.87%) GCP
9 261 (4.17%) SaaS
10 251 (4.01%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 229 (3.66%) Azure Logic Apps
12 216 (3.45%) PaaS
13 215 (3.44%) Azure Active Directory
14 212 (3.39%) Snowflake
15 207 (3.31%) Serverless
16 168 (2.69%) OneDrive
17 167 (2.67%) Google Analytics
18 130 (2.08%) IaaS
19 117 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
20 108 (1.73%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 55 (0.88%) Network Security
2 52 (0.83%) Firewall
3 43 (0.69%) Intranet
4 38 (0.61%) DNS
5 36 (0.58%) WAN
6 33 (0.53%) LAN
7 27 (0.43%) DHCP
8 21 (0.34%) VPN
9 20 (0.32%) Broadband
9 20 (0.32%) Internet
9 20 (0.32%) Unified Communications
9 20 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
10 19 (0.30%) WebEx
11 16 (0.26%) Skype
12 14 (0.22%) SAN
13 12 (0.19%) Wireless
14 10 (0.16%) HTTP
15 9 (0.14%) VLAN
15 9 (0.14%) VoIP
16 8 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5,272 (84.28%) Power BI
2 1,464 (23.41%) Tableau
3 1,463 (23.39%) Data Warehouse
4 1,431 (22.88%) SQL Server
5 926 (14.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 859 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 562 (8.98%) Data Lake
8 408 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 390 (6.24%) Big Data
10 363 (5.80%) Relational Database
11 283 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 269 (4.30%) NoSQL
13 261 (4.17%) Looker
14 225 (3.60%) BigQuery
15 187 (2.99%) Power Query
16 183 (2.93%) QlikView
17 154 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
18 146 (2.33%) Hadoop
19 144 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
20 139 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 290 (4.64%) Git (software)
2 219 (3.50%) JIRA
3 198 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 94 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 90 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (0.75%) Jenkins
7 27 (0.43%) GitLab
8 26 (0.42%) Selenium
9 25 (0.40%) Postman
10 20 (0.32%) ERwin
11 19 (0.30%) SpecFlow
12 17 (0.27%) ER Studio
12 17 (0.27%) NUnit
13 16 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (0.24%) Visual Studio Code
14 15 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
15 14 (0.22%) Bitbucket
16 13 (0.21%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.19%) Emacs
General
1 1,991 (31.83%) Social Skills
2 1,666 (26.63%) Finance
3 1,580 (25.26%) Analytical Skills
4 610 (9.75%) Marketing
5 396 (6.33%) Retail
6 286 (4.57%) Banking
7 273 (4.36%) Legal
8 241 (3.85%) Law
9 239 (3.82%) Public Sector
10 237 (3.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 224 (3.58%) Presentation Skills
12 162 (2.59%) Influencing Skills
13 154 (2.46%) Advertising
14 132 (2.11%) Manufacturing
15 98 (1.57%) Publishing
16 90 (1.44%) Games
17 84 (1.34%) Telecoms
18 83 (1.33%) Documentation Skills
19 82 (1.31%) Organisational Skills
20 78 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,798 (28.75%) Analyst
2 1,500 (23.98%) Developer
3 710 (11.35%) Data Analyst
4 643 (10.28%) Data Engineer
5 591 (9.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 414 (6.62%) Architect
7 347 (5.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 303 (4.84%) Consultant
9 249 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
9 249 (3.98%) SQL Developer
10 240 (3.84%) Senior Developer
11 223 (3.57%) Power BI Developer
12 192 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
13 184 (2.94%) Business Analyst
14 179 (2.86%) Data Architect
15 150 (2.40%) Azure Engineer
16 144 (2.30%) Senior Data Engineer
17 139 (2.22%) Data Manager
18 125 (2.00%) Power BI Analyst
19 115 (1.84%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 616 (9.85%) .NET
2 305 (4.88%) HTML
3 212 (3.39%) CSS
3 212 (3.39%) REST
4 160 (2.56%) JSON
5 155 (2.48%) XML
6 153 (2.45%) .NET Framework
6 153 (2.45%) Kafka
7 133 (2.13%) React
8 122 (1.95%) ASP.NET
9 102 (1.63%) Web Services
10 98 (1.57%) .NET Core
11 96 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 87 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 80 (1.28%) PySpark
14 79 (1.26%) SOAP
15 78 (1.25%) TensorFlow
16 76 (1.22%) HTML5
17 71 (1.14%) Pandas
18 70 (1.12%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 294 (4.70%) Management Information System
2 278 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 212 (3.39%) User Experience
4 154 (2.46%) Data Structures
5 138 (2.21%) IoT
6 130 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 111 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
8 100 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 99 (1.58%) Renewable Energy
10 91 (1.45%) NHS
11 80 (1.28%) Robotics
11 80 (1.28%) Virtual Team
12 67 (1.07%) Data Centre
13 66 (1.06%) Cloud Native
14 59 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
15 53 (0.85%) Digital Media
16 50 (0.80%) Driving Licence
16 50 (0.80%) Housing Association
17 47 (0.75%) Legacy Systems
18 42 (0.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 327 (5.23%) Windows
2 158 (2.53%) Linux
3 116 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 105 (1.68%) Windows Server
5 32 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
6 19 (0.30%) Unix
7 16 (0.26%) Android
8 15 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.19%) Kali Linux
9 12 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
11 9 (0.14%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.096%) VMS
13 6 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.080%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.032%) CentOS
15 2 (0.032%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.032%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.032%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,205 (67.23%) Business Intelligence
2 2,364 (37.79%) Analytics
3 1,961 (31.35%) Agile
4 1,784 (28.52%) Visualisation
5 1,302 (20.82%) ETL
6 1,167 (18.66%) Data Modelling
7 1,028 (16.43%) Data Analysis
8 975 (15.59%) Problem-Solving
9 955 (15.27%) DevOps
10 953 (15.24%) Data Visualisation
11 801 (12.81%) Data Science
12 750 (11.99%) Data Analytics
13 663 (10.60%) Decision-Making
14 612 (9.78%) Data Engineering
15 604 (9.66%) Data Management
16 561 (8.97%) CRM
17 468 (7.48%) Mentoring
18 458 (7.32%) Project Management
18 458 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
19 454 (7.26%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 3,809 (60.90%) SQL
2 1,437 (22.97%) Python
3 746 (11.93%) C#
4 692 (11.06%) T-SQL
5 527 (8.43%) R
6 485 (7.75%) PowerShell
7 361 (5.77%) JavaScript
8 271 (4.33%) Java
9 218 (3.49%) VBA
10 211 (3.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 121 (1.93%) C
12 115 (1.84%) TypeScript
13 94 (1.50%) Scala
14 61 (0.98%) PL/SQL
15 59 (0.94%) Bash
15 59 (0.94%) C++
16 43 (0.69%) Ruby
17 34 (0.54%) VB
18 28 (0.45%) PHP
19 24 (0.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1,042 (16.66%) Degree
2 192 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 167 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 113 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 113 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 92 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
6 91 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
7 71 (1.14%) Master's Degree
8 24 (0.38%) DBS Check
9 21 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (0.30%) AWS Certification
11 18 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
12 16 (0.26%) CISSP
12 16 (0.26%) PMI Certification
13 15 (0.24%) PMP
14 14 (0.22%) CIMA
14 14 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
14 14 (0.22%) MCSE
15 12 (0.19%) MBA
15 12 (0.19%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 432 (6.91%) Data Quality
2 262 (4.19%) GDPR
3 221 (3.53%) QA
4 83 (1.33%) PMO
5 71 (1.14%) SLA
6 48 (0.77%) Accessibility
7 31 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
9 23 (0.37%) NIST
10 16 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
11 13 (0.21%) HIPAA
12 11 (0.18%) P3O
13 9 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 6 (0.096%) GxP
15 5 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 5 (0.080%) HL7
15 5 (0.080%) IFRS
15 5 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 5 (0.080%) NCSC
15 5 (0.080%) Solvency II
System Software
1 317 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 173 (2.77%) Docker
3 87 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 51 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 42 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 17 (0.27%) HDFS
8 9 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.096%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.080%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (0.080%) Shibboleth
12 3 (0.048%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.048%) vSphere
13 2 (0.032%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.016%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.016%) XenApp
14 1 (0.016%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 175 (2.80%) Kubernetes
2 148 (2.37%) Terraform
3 82 (1.31%) Ansible
4 68 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 35 (0.56%) Prometheus
6 34 (0.54%) SCCM
7 23 (0.37%) Puppet
8 14 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
9 12 (0.19%) FortiGate
10 10 (0.16%) Grafana
10 10 (0.16%) WSUS
11 9 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
12 7 (0.11%) Kibana
12 7 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.064%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 4 (0.064%) AirWatch
14 4 (0.064%) CASB
14 4 (0.064%) Control-M
15 3 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2,657 (42.48%) Microsoft
2 418 (6.68%) Databricks
3 390 (6.24%) Google
4 350 (5.60%) Oracle
5 249 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
6 204 (3.26%) SAP
7 139 (2.22%) Cognos
8 128 (2.05%) Alteryx
9 112 (1.79%) VMware
10 110 (1.76%) Adobe
11 95 (1.52%) MuleSoft
12 90 (1.44%) Informatica
13 82 (1.31%) Citrix
14 76 (1.22%) JD Edwards
14 76 (1.22%) Teradata
15 69 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
16 65 (1.04%) Palantir
17 49 (0.78%) ServiceNow
18 44 (0.70%) IBM
19 37 (0.59%) Splunk