Kane, 24, is also up for the PFA Young Player of the Year award.
The victor will be announced on Monday 23 April at the PFA Awards.
De Bruyne, meanwhile, has bagged 11 goals and 20 assists in all competitions for the Citizens to help his team be on the cusp of lifting a third top flight trophy in seven seasons, as well as secure the Carabao Cup back in late February.
De Bruyne and Silva have, literally, been central to City rise to the Premier League summit this season.
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With five games of 2017-18 remaining for Liverpool, Salah has 29 goals and nine assists in 31 English top-flight appearances.
They have endured a chastening last 10 days as they have been knocked out of the UEFA Champions League by Liverpool and beaten by United.
United will have been disappointed not to get closer to runaway leaders City this term, though one constant for them has been the form of De Gea, who is the only goalkeeper among the nominees.
"Salah has to win Player of the Year now".
City team-mate Sterling has been impressive in front of goal this term, and his 16 league strikes place him joint fourth in the competition. He has been instrumental in Fulham's push to reach the Premier League, scoring 14 times in the Sky Bet Championship.