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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 102 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 26 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 0.55% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 1.28% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 10
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £56,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
808 784 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.07% 43.34% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 715 730 641
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
3 28 (66.67%) .NET
4 27 (64.29%) SQL
5 23 (54.76%) C#
6 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
7 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 20 (47.62%) HTML
8 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
8 20 (47.62%) Visual Studio
8 20 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (45.24%) VB.NET
9 19 (45.24%) CSS
9 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
10 18 (42.86%) IIS
11 17 (40.48%) MVC
11 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
12 16 (38.10%) jQuery
12 16 (38.10%) MS Excel
12 16 (38.10%) Windows
12 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (35.71%) Web Services
13 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (35.71%) Web Development
14 14 (33.33%) Ajax
14 14 (33.33%) MCTS
14 14 (33.33%) SDLC
14 14 (33.33%) HTML5
14 14 (33.33%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (42.86%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) IaaS
2 3 (7.14%) PaaS
2 3 (7.14%) SaaS
3 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 7 (16.67%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) SAN
5 3 (7.14%) Wireless
6 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.76%) NetScreen
6 2 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.90%) QlikView
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) MSBuild
2 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.38%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 14 (33.33%) Automotive
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) C# Developer
4 14 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 14 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
4 14 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 14 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 14 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 14 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Business Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) .NET
2 20 (47.62%) HTML
3 19 (45.24%) CSS
4 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
6 16 (38.10%) jQuery
7 15 (35.71%) Web Services
8 14 (33.33%) Ajax
8 14 (33.33%) Classic ASP
8 14 (33.33%) CSS3
8 14 (33.33%) HTML5
9 5 (11.90%) WCF
10 3 (7.14%) LINQ
10 3 (7.14%) Silverlight
10 3 (7.14%) Software Packaging
10 3 (7.14%) WPF
11 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
11 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.38%) XML
11 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) CentOS
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) MVC
2 15 (35.71%) Web Development
3 14 (33.33%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) ETL
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.76%) AOP
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) Open Source
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 23 (54.76%) C#
3 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 19 (45.24%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.14%) C
6 3 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (33.33%) MCAD
2 14 (33.33%) MCP
2 14 (33.33%) MCSD
2 14 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Xen
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Sysprep
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Nessus
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Terraform
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.38%) Nmap
3 1 (2.38%) Proventia
3 1 (2.38%) QRadar
3 1 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) Cyberoam
5 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.76%) Mercator
5 2 (4.76%) Open-E
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) iManage
6 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.38%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) ScanSafe
6 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.38%) Sitecore