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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 113 56 103
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +47
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 78 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 3.64% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 7.80% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 77 5
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £35,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
877 1000 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.40% 46.66% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 753 925 698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 11 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (32.14%) VMware
6 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (25.00%) HTML
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) Citrix
8 6 (21.43%) .NET
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) VBScript
8 6 (21.43%) MCP
8 6 (21.43%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (21.43%) SCCM
9 5 (17.86%) XenApp
9 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
9 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
9 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (17.86%) WCF
9 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) Apache
5 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Lync
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 2 (7.14%) SMTP
4 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) IPsec
5 1 (3.57%) NetScreen
5 1 (3.57%) L2TP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.71%) MSI
2 2 (7.14%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.14%) MSBuild
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Technical Support Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Packager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
1 7 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) WCF
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.71%) LINQ
4 3 (10.71%) WPF
4 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
4 3 (10.71%) OCX
5 2 (7.14%) MSMQ
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) XSL
5 2 (7.14%) XSLT
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) Handset
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (14.29%) Change Control
3 3 (10.71%) ETRM
3 3 (10.71%) Logistics
3 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
4 2 (7.14%) BDD
4 2 (7.14%) Parallel Programming
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) VBScript
2 6 (21.43%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) MCP
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) MCITP
3 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) CCEE
6 1 (3.57%) CCAA
6 1 (3.57%) CCIA
6 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.57%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.86%) XenApp
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.14%) vSphere
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.14%) ARCserve
3 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
4 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.57%) SCSM
4 1 (3.57%) AppDNA
4 1 (3.57%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) AppSense
4 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 2 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.57%) Kaseya
6 1 (3.57%) AVG
6 1 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
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