The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 58 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.46% 0.84% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 2.16% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +34.78%
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 232 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.71% 38.93% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 272 204 192
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Coventry region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Coventry

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (80.00%) SCCM
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (53.33%) AppDNA
6 8 (53.33%) XenDesktop
6 8 (53.33%) VBScript
6 8 (53.33%) VB
6 8 (53.33%) AdminStudio
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (53.33%) Application Packaging
7 7 (46.67%) InstallShield
7 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
8 6 (40.00%) MSI
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
9 5 (33.33%) SAN
9 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 5 (33.33%) VMware
10 4 (26.67%) Firewall
10 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (26.67%) MCSE
10 4 (26.67%) ITIL
10 4 (26.67%) SCOM
10 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
11 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (20.00%) NAS
11 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (13.33%) Intranet
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) AdminStudio
2 7 (46.67%) InstallShield
3 6 (40.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Principle Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Server Support
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (13.33%) COM
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) VBScript
1 8 (53.33%) VB
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Korn
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) CCEE
3 1 (6.67%) CCAA
3 1 (6.67%) CCIA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) XenDesktop
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
4 2 (13.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) SCCM
2 8 (53.33%) AppDNA
3 4 (26.67%) SCOM
4 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Clearswift
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (13.33%) Nimsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Spiceworks
5 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow