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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 64 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.33% 0.61% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 1.27% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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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
317 236 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 52.83% 48.07% 56.58%
Number of salaries quoted 281 202 259
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (68.75%) SCCM
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) VBScript
6 8 (50.00%) VB
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) SAN
7 7 (43.75%) AdminStudio
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (43.75%) Application Packaging
7 7 (43.75%) AppDNA
7 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (37.50%) MSI
8 6 (37.50%) InstallShield
8 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
9 5 (31.25%) XenApp
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (31.25%) Software Licensing
10 4 (25.00%) SCOM
10 4 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) Intranet
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) AdminStudio
2 6 (37.50%) MSI
2 6 (37.50%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Packager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Application Packaging
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Licensing
2 4 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) VBScript
1 8 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCEE
3 1 (6.25%) CCAA
3 1 (6.25%) CCIA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 7 (43.75%) AppDNA
3 4 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) Nimsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Spiceworks
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow