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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 111 94 104
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.76% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 1.64% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 10
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,750 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,200 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
780 731 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.69% 46.53% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 736 657 649
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 26 January 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
3 17 (62.96%) Citrix
3 17 (62.96%) VMware
4 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
5 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (48.15%) XenApp
5 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 11 (40.74%) ITIL
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (33.33%) Change Control
9 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 9 (33.33%) Clustering
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (29.63%) Blackberry
10 8 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (29.63%) MCP
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) .NET
12 5 (18.52%) Degree

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (7.41%) OpenEdge
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
5 2 (7.41%) Apache
5 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 2 (7.41%) IPsec
2 2 (7.41%) VLAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) MPLS
3 1 (3.70%) OSPF
3 1 (3.70%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.70%) L2TP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless Security
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Law
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Wintel Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.11%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Clustering
2 8 (29.63%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Change Control
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (29.63%) MCP
4 5 (18.52%) MCSA
4 5 (18.52%) MCITP
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) MCSE
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) MCTS
7 2 (7.41%) CCNA
7 2 (7.41%) CCA
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (3.70%) CCNP
8 1 (3.70%) RHCE
8 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.70%) CCEE
8 1 (3.70%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
3 13 (48.15%) XenApp
3 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (14.81%) vSphere
7 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) BladeLogic
3 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.41%) ARCserve
3 2 (7.41%) Unicenter
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.41%) Control-M
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) Cacti
4 1 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) Citrix
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Dell
3 3 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) AppSense
5 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) Kaseya
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) AVG
5 1 (3.70%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (3.70%) Stonesoft
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £37000 - £42500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago