The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 99 108 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 31 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.70% 0.75% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 1.88% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 29
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PowerShell
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
790 744 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.43% 39.96% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 701 659 681
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Birmingham region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Birmingham

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
4 22 (52.38%) Visual Studio
4 22 (52.38%) C#
4 22 (52.38%) HTML
4 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
5 20 (47.62%) Degree
6 19 (45.24%) CSS
6 19 (45.24%) Windows
6 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
7 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
7 16 (38.10%) WCF
7 16 (38.10%) WPF
7 16 (38.10%) Silverlight
8 15 (35.71%) LINQ
8 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
9 14 (33.33%) MySQL
10 13 (30.95%) SQL
11 12 (28.57%) VMware
12 11 (26.19%) Citrix
12 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
13 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
14 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (19.05%) IIS
15 8 (19.05%) jQuery
15 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 8 (19.05%) IIS
3 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (7.14%) OpenEdge
8 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (4.76%) Lync
8 2 (4.76%) Apache
8 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) VLAN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 3 (7.14%) IPsec
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) L2TP
5 2 (4.76%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) SSL
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) BGP
6 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (33.33%) MySQL
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
1 18 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 16 (38.10%) C# Developer
2 16 (38.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
2 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) DBA
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 22 (52.38%) HTML
2 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 19 (45.24%) CSS
4 16 (38.10%) WCF
4 16 (38.10%) WPF
4 16 (38.10%) Silverlight
5 15 (35.71%) LINQ
6 8 (19.05%) jQuery
7 7 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (7.14%) Web Services
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.14%) Classic ASP
9 2 (4.76%) J2EE
9 2 (4.76%) CSS3
10 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (11.90%) SDLC
3 4 (9.52%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) Project Management
3 4 (9.52%) Time Management
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) Service Management
4 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.14%) CRM
4 3 (7.14%) Scrum
4 3 (7.14%) MVC
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.14%) DevOps
4 3 (7.14%) Line Management
4 3 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) C#
1 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) VBScript
7 1 (2.38%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.29%) MCTS
4 5 (11.90%) MCITP
4 5 (11.90%) MCP
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) MCAD
6 3 (7.14%) MCSD
6 3 (7.14%) MCSA
7 2 (4.76%) CCNP
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.38%) RHCE
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CCNA
8 1 (2.38%) CCA
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (14.29%) XenApp
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.38%) XenServer
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.14%) Nagios
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (4.76%) ARCserve
3 2 (4.76%) Unicenter
3 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.76%) Control-M
3 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.76%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) Cacti
4 1 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) VMware
3 11 (26.19%) Citrix
4 4 (9.52%) NetApp
4 4 (9.52%) Symantec
4 4 (9.52%) EMC
5 3 (7.14%) HP
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) AVG
6 2 (4.76%) Sophos
6 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 2 (4.76%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.38%) Veeam
7 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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