Period
to 22 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 85 86 143
Rank change year-on-year +1 +57 +23
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 1,072 394 162
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.67% 3.65% 2.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.73% 7.98% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 873 358 149
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £35,425
25th Percentile £42,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +20.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £76,250
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -

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 WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13,862 4,939 3,050
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 47.42% 45.72% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10,951 4,495 2,724
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Power Platform
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Power Platform trend for jobs with a WFH option

Power Platform
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Power Platform.

Power Platform salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Power Platform
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Power Platform over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Power Platform salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, Power Platform job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Power Platform.

1 911 (84.98%) Power BI
2 800 (74.63%) Business Intelligence
3 592 (55.22%) SQL
4 541 (50.47%) Microsoft
5 515 (48.04%) Azure
6 376 (35.07%) Analytics
7 314 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
8 278 (25.93%) SQL Server
9 264 (24.63%) Data Modelling
10 259 (24.16%) Python
11 255 (23.79%) Visualisation
12 254 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
13 252 (23.51%) Social Skills
14 251 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
15 221 (20.62%) Microsoft Excel
16 213 (19.87%) Tableau
17 205 (19.12%) DevOps
18 202 (18.84%) C#
19 201 (18.75%) ETL
20 198 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
21 190 (17.72%) PowerApps
22 173 (16.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 172 (16.04%) Data Analysis
24 166 (15.49%) Finance
25 165 (15.39%) Data Visualisation
26 148 (13.81%) Microsoft 365
27 143 (13.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 140 (13.06%) SharePoint
29 131 (12.22%) Dynamics 365
30 130 (12.13%) .NET

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 140 (13.06%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.49%) Apache Spark
3 14 (1.31%) SAS
4 13 (1.21%) Apache Airflow
5 12 (1.12%) CMS
6 9 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.47%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.47%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.47%) WordPress
9 4 (0.37%) Apache
9 4 (0.37%) IIS
9 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.28%) Confluence
10 3 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.19%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.19%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 221 (20.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.56%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.37%) SPSS
7 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 72 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (2.71%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (2.24%) NetSuite
4 13 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.65%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 5 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.47%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.28%) iTrent
8 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.19%) Findur
9 2 (0.19%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.19%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.19%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.19%) SAP MDG
9 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 515 (48.04%) Azure
2 190 (17.72%) PowerApps
3 148 (13.81%) Microsoft 365
4 131 (12.22%) Dynamics 365
5 117 (10.91%) Power Automate
6 99 (9.24%) Azure Data Factory
7 86 (8.02%) AWS
8 62 (5.78%) Azure Logic Apps
9 56 (5.22%) PaaS
10 41 (3.82%) Serverless
11 40 (3.73%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 37 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 37 (3.45%) Google Analytics
13 34 (3.17%) GCP
13 34 (3.17%) GitHub
14 31 (2.89%) Snowflake
15 30 (2.80%) SaaS
16 29 (2.71%) IaaS
17 20 (1.87%) Azure Functions
18 16 (1.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.40%) Intranet
2 7 (0.65%) HTTP
3 4 (0.37%) Kerberos
3 4 (0.37%) SSL
4 2 (0.19%) Network Security
4 2 (0.19%) Skype
4 2 (0.19%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.19%) VoIP
4 2 (0.19%) VPN
4 2 (0.19%) WebEx
5 1 (0.093%) Firewall
5 1 (0.093%) Internet
5 1 (0.093%) LAN
5 1 (0.093%) SSH
5 1 (0.093%) WAN
5 1 (0.093%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 911 (84.98%) Power BI
2 314 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
3 278 (25.93%) SQL Server
4 213 (19.87%) Tableau
5 173 (16.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 143 (13.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 97 (9.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 87 (8.12%) Data Lake
9 72 (6.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 71 (6.62%) Relational Database
11 67 (6.25%) MySQL
12 64 (5.97%) Big Data
13 62 (5.78%) Azure SQL Database
14 55 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
15 46 (4.29%) OLAP
15 46 (4.29%) SQL Server 2016
16 43 (4.01%) QlikView
17 40 (3.73%) Power Query
18 38 (3.54%) NoSQL
19 32 (2.99%) Looker
Development Applications
1 73 (6.81%) Visual Studio
2 71 (6.62%) Git (software)
3 25 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 25 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 22 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.59%) JIRA
6 11 (1.03%) MorphX
7 8 (0.75%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.47%) Postman
10 4 (0.37%) Selenium
11 3 (0.28%) AppVeyor
11 3 (0.28%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.19%) ERwin
12 2 (0.19%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.093%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.093%) JMeter
General
1 254 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
2 252 (23.51%) Social Skills
3 166 (15.49%) Finance
4 93 (8.68%) Marketing
5 87 (8.12%) Publishing
6 60 (5.60%) Public Sector
7 59 (5.50%) Retail
8 58 (5.41%) Law
9 41 (3.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 38 (3.54%) Presentation Skills
11 25 (2.33%) Manufacturing
12 24 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (1.77%) Local Government
14 18 (1.68%) Legal
15 16 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
16 12 (1.12%) Automotive
17 11 (1.03%) Influencing Skills
18 8 (0.75%) Advertising
19 6 (0.56%) Banking
19 6 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 351 (32.74%) Developer
2 238 (22.20%) Analyst
3 118 (11.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 118 (11.01%) Data Engineer
4 107 (9.98%) Data Analyst
5 84 (7.84%) Consultant
6 81 (7.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 77 (7.18%) Senior Developer
8 62 (5.78%) Administrator
9 52 (4.85%) Data Administrator
10 47 (4.38%) Power BI Analyst
11 44 (4.10%) Architect
12 42 (3.92%) Azure Engineer
13 41 (3.82%) Power BI Developer
14 39 (3.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 39 (3.64%) E-Commerce Administrator
15 36 (3.36%) SQL Developer
16 34 (3.17%) Azure Developer
16 34 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
17 31 (2.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (12.13%) .NET
2 59 (5.50%) JSON
3 44 (4.10%) HTML
4 41 (3.82%) Web Services
5 40 (3.73%) CSS
6 37 (3.45%) XML
7 33 (3.08%) REST
8 30 (2.80%) ASP.NET
9 29 (2.71%) MDX
10 25 (2.33%) jQuery
11 17 (1.59%) PySpark
12 15 (1.40%) Microsoft Graph
13 14 (1.31%) Node.js
14 13 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (1.03%) .NET Core
15 11 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (1.03%) JSON Schema
15 11 (1.03%) TensorFlow
16 10 (0.93%) Middleware
17 9 (0.84%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 63 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 48 (4.48%) User Experience
3 42 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.26%) Data Protection Act
5 34 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (2.99%) Data Structures
7 26 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.05%) Cloud Native
8 22 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
8 22 (2.05%) Virtual Team
9 18 (1.68%) Analytical Mindset
10 14 (1.31%) FMCG
10 14 (1.31%) Legacy Systems
11 13 (1.21%) Biotechnology
12 12 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (1.03%) Life Science
14 10 (0.93%) Data Centre
15 9 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (2.52%) Windows
2 18 (1.68%) Linux
3 13 (1.21%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.93%) Android
6 8 (0.75%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.093%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.093%) Unix
7 1 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 800 (74.63%) Business Intelligence
2 376 (35.07%) Analytics
3 264 (24.63%) Data Modelling
4 255 (23.79%) Visualisation
5 251 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
6 205 (19.12%) DevOps
7 201 (18.75%) ETL
8 198 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
9 172 (16.04%) Data Analysis
10 165 (15.39%) Data Visualisation
11 124 (11.57%) CRM
12 102 (9.51%) Business Analytics
12 102 (9.51%) Data Analytics
12 102 (9.51%) Data Management
13 87 (8.12%) Data Science
14 84 (7.84%) Decision-Making
15 81 (7.56%) Data Engineering
16 75 (7.00%) Requirements Gathering
17 72 (6.72%) CI/CD
18 71 (6.62%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 592 (55.22%) SQL
2 259 (24.16%) Python
3 202 (18.84%) C#
4 110 (10.26%) R
5 85 (7.93%) JavaScript
6 83 (7.74%) PowerShell
7 79 (7.37%) T-SQL
8 56 (5.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 53 (4.94%) VB
10 30 (2.80%) Java
11 24 (2.24%) Scala
12 19 (1.77%) X++
13 17 (1.59%) VBA
14 15 (1.40%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.12%) PHP
15 12 (1.12%) Ruby
15 12 (1.12%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.03%) C
17 10 (0.93%) ActionScript
17 10 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 101 (9.42%) Degree
2 58 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 32 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (0.84%) Analytics IQ
6 9 (0.84%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (0.75%) MCSE
8 6 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.47%) PMP
10 4 (0.37%) ACCA
10 4 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.28%) CIMA
12 2 (0.19%) CISA
12 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.19%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.093%) CISSP
13 1 (0.093%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.44%) Data Quality
2 56 (5.22%) GDPR
2 56 (5.22%) QA
3 14 (1.31%) PMO
4 10 (0.93%) SLA
5 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.28%) GRC
6 3 (0.28%) IFRS
6 3 (0.28%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.19%) COREP
7 2 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.093%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.093%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.093%) IASME
8 1 (0.093%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.093%) NIST
8 1 (0.093%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (4.01%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.43%) Docker
3 6 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.093%) HDFS
5 1 (0.093%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (2.52%) Kubernetes
2 25 (2.33%) Terraform
3 19 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (1.12%) Ansible
4 12 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.12%) Puppet
5 9 (0.84%) Matomo
5 9 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.65%) Grafana
6 7 (0.65%) SCCM
7 2 (0.19%) Oozie
8 1 (0.093%) Control-M
8 1 (0.093%) Istio
8 1 (0.093%) Nagios
Vendors
1 541 (50.47%) Microsoft
2 74 (6.90%) Oracle
3 63 (5.88%) Databricks
4 58 (5.41%) Google
5 49 (4.57%) SAP
6 35 (3.26%) Informatica
7 28 (2.61%) Cognos
7 28 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (2.24%) JD Edwards
9 15 (1.40%) Infor
10 13 (1.21%) IFS
10 13 (1.21%) VMware
11 12 (1.12%) Adobe
12 11 (1.03%) Alteryx
12 11 (1.03%) Birst
13 10 (0.93%) Civica
14 9 (0.84%) Citrix
14 9 (0.84%) OutSystems
14 9 (0.84%) Snowplow
15 7 (0.65%) Okta