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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 93 119 60
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -59
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 27 15 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 0.69% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.21% 1.71% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 77
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
842 876 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.99% 40.52% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 763 751 915
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 August 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (58.33%) Windows
3 31 (51.67%) Active Directory
4 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 25 (41.67%) .NET
5 25 (41.67%) C#
6 24 (40.00%) HTML
6 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 24 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 22 (36.67%) CSS
8 18 (30.00%) Degree
8 18 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 17 (28.33%) WCF
9 17 (28.33%) WPF
9 17 (28.33%) Silverlight
9 17 (28.33%) Computer Science
9 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
9 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
10 16 (26.67%) MySQL
10 16 (26.67%) LINQ
10 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (25.00%) VMware
12 14 (23.33%) SAN
13 13 (21.67%) Citrix
13 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (20.00%) SQL
14 12 (20.00%) Linux

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
1 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (13.33%) IIS
5 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.00%) Lync
8 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.67%) OpenEdge
8 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) CATIA
3 1 (1.67%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Office 365
2 8 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.33%) SaaS
4 2 (3.33%) PaaS
4 2 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) SAN
2 11 (18.33%) DHCP
2 11 (18.33%) DNS
3 9 (15.00%) Firewall
4 7 (11.67%) VLAN
4 7 (11.67%) Kerberos
5 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.67%) LAN
6 4 (6.67%) WAN
6 4 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.00%) VPN
8 2 (3.33%) L2TP
8 2 (3.33%) IPsec
9 1 (1.67%) Wireless
9 1 (1.67%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) MySQL
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) MSI
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (11.67%) Automotive
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) C# Developer
3 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) .NET
2 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (40.00%) HTML
3 22 (36.67%) CSS
4 17 (28.33%) WCF
4 17 (28.33%) WPF
4 17 (28.33%) Silverlight
5 16 (26.67%) LINQ
6 9 (15.00%) jQuery
7 8 (13.33%) HTML5
8 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.33%) Classic ASP
9 5 (8.33%) Web Services
9 5 (8.33%) Ajax
10 4 (6.67%) CSS3
11 1 (1.67%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (20.00%) Linux
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.33%) CentOS
5 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.67%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.67%) Solaris
8 1 (1.67%) UNIX
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) DevOps
2 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (10.00%) SDLC
4 5 (8.33%) MVC
5 4 (6.67%) Web Development
5 4 (6.67%) ITIL
5 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.00%) Time Management
6 3 (5.00%) Network Management
6 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 3 (5.00%) Service Management
7 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.33%) CRM
7 2 (3.33%) CAD
7 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) Perl
4 8 (13.33%) Python
4 8 (13.33%) Ruby
5 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (3.33%) VBScript
8 1 (1.67%) VBA
8 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.00%) MCTS
3 6 (10.00%) MCP
4 5 (8.33%) MCAD
4 5 (8.33%) MCSD
4 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 3 (5.00%) MCSA
5 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) CCNP
7 1 (1.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 31 (51.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.33%) XenApp
6 3 (5.00%) Xen
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.33%) XenServer
8 1 (1.67%) vSphere
8 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Puppet
1 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.33%) Ansible
2 4 (6.67%) SCCM
3 3 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (21.67%) Citrix
4 7 (11.67%) HP
5 6 (10.00%) NetApp
5 6 (10.00%) EMC
6 5 (8.33%) Veeam
7 4 (6.67%) Symantec
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco
8 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.33%) Dell
9 2 (3.33%) Sophos
9 2 (3.33%) AVG
9 2 (3.33%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.33%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.67%) Open-E
10 1 (1.67%) Google
10 1 (1.67%) IBM
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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