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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 119 59 97
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +38
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 16 72 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 3.34% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.70% 7.23% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 71 11
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
939 996 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.64% 46.15% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 807 922 684
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 15 September 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
4 14 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (41.38%) VMware
6 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) Citrix
7 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
7 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (27.59%) XenApp
9 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
9 8 (27.59%) Clustering
9 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
10 7 (24.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (24.14%) MCP
10 7 (24.14%) HTML
10 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) CSS
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (24.14%) Change Control
11 6 (20.69%) .NET
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (24.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
7 2 (6.90%) Apache
7 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
8 1 (3.45%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) L2TP
4 1 (3.45%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.34%) MSI
2 2 (6.90%) InstallShield
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Technical Support
1 6 (20.69%) Technical Support Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) CSS
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) WCF
4 3 (10.34%) WPF
4 3 (10.34%) Silverlight
4 3 (10.34%) LINQ
4 3 (10.34%) OCX
5 2 (6.90%) Ajax
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) XSL
5 2 (6.90%) XSLT
5 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Clustering
2 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (13.79%) Handset
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (24.14%) Change Control
3 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.34%) ETRM
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Logistics
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (6.90%) BDD
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) VBScript
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (24.14%) MCP
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) MCSA
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) MCITP
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.45%) OCA
5 1 (3.45%) CCEE
5 1 (3.45%) CCAA
5 1 (3.45%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
3 8 (27.59%) XenApp
3 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
7 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.90%) vSphere
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
2 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.34%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.45%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (3.45%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) AppSense
6 2 (6.90%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.45%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.45%) Kaseya
7 1 (3.45%) AVG
7 1 (3.45%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) Sophos
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago