The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
England / West Midlands
Rank 138 168 184
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 71 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.49% 0.99% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 2.21% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 34
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,030 £47,500 £47,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2201 2356 2420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.08% 44.65% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1882 2014 2187
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +45 33 £47,250 +30.34% 5
Staffordshire +9 20 £40,000 +23.07%
Birmingham -7 15 £33,250 -16.87% 2
Worcestershire -14 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 100 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 97 (56.40%) Windows
3 64 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (33.72%) SQL Server
5 55 (31.98%) SQL
6 54 (31.40%) Active Directory
7 48 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 48 (27.91%) Windows Server
8 47 (27.33%) VMware
9 43 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 42 (24.42%) Linux
10 42 (24.42%) Amazon AWS
11 38 (22.09%) Office 365
12 34 (19.77%) .NET
13 33 (19.19%) Degree
14 32 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (18.02%) SCCM
15 31 (18.02%) Software Engineering
16 30 (17.44%) SharePoint
17 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (16.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 29 (16.86%) Git (software)
18 27 (15.70%) Public Cloud
18 27 (15.70%) MCSE
19 26 (15.12%) C#
19 26 (15.12%) Oracle
19 26 (15.12%) Windows 7
19 26 (15.12%) Data Centre
20 25 (14.53%) MS Office
21 24 (13.95%) ITIL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (17.44%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.72%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.98%) IIS
5 10 (5.81%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.16%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.58%) Apache
9 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.58%) CMS
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 25 (14.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (12.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.33%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (24.42%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (22.09%) Office 365
4 21 (12.21%) IaaS
5 7 (4.07%) G Suite
6 5 (2.91%) PaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Apcera
7 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.58%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.47%) DNS
2 17 (9.88%) DHCP
3 15 (8.72%) SAN
4 14 (8.14%) VPN
5 11 (6.40%) LAN
6 10 (5.81%) TCP/IP
7 9 (5.23%) WAN
8 7 (4.07%) SNMP
9 6 (3.49%) 802.11
9 6 (3.49%) Firewall
9 6 (3.49%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (2.91%) Skype
10 5 (2.91%) VoIP
11 3 (1.74%) NAS
12 2 (1.16%) Internet
12 2 (1.16%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.16%) Wireless
13 1 (0.58%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.72%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (11.05%) MongoDB
5 19 (11.05%) NoSQL
5 19 (11.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.91%) Big Data
7 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.58%) DTS
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (16.86%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 18 (10.47%) TeamCity
4 17 (9.88%) Visual Studio
5 15 (8.72%) Selenium
6 14 (8.14%) Subversion
6 14 (8.14%) Visual Studio Code
7 13 (7.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.33%) Hudson
10 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.74%) GoCD
12 2 (1.16%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.58%) Apache Archiva
13 1 (0.58%) Gradle
13 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.58%) NuGet
13 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (5.81%) Retail
2 8 (4.65%) Finance
3 5 (2.91%) Marketing
4 4 (2.33%) Local Government
5 3 (1.74%) Advertising
6 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.16%) Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Military
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (14.53%) Administrator
2 24 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (13.37%) Consultant
4 21 (12.21%) DBA
5 19 (11.05%) Cloud Engineer
6 18 (10.47%) Senior DBA
7 16 (9.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (8.72%) Developer
9 13 (7.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 12 (6.98%) SCCM Engineer
11 11 (6.40%) Software Engineer
12 9 (5.23%) AWS Consultant
12 9 (5.23%) Azure Consultant
12 9 (5.23%) Technical Consultant
13 8 (4.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 8 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (4.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 7 (4.07%) Capacity Manager
14 7 (4.07%) Senior Developer
14 7 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.77%) .NET
2 22 (12.79%) ASP.NET
2 22 (12.79%) SOAP
3 17 (9.88%) CSS
3 17 (9.88%) Web Services
4 16 (9.30%) HTML
4 16 (9.30%) jQuery
4 16 (9.30%) XML
5 15 (8.72%) AngularJS
5 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (8.72%) HTML5
5 15 (8.72%) React
6 14 (8.14%) REST
6 14 (8.14%) WCF
7 6 (3.49%) 802.1X
8 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.74%) J2EE
10 1 (0.58%) COM
10 1 (0.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Public Cloud
2 26 (15.12%) Data Centre
3 23 (13.37%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.07%) User Experience
5 5 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.74%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.16%) EPoS
8 2 (1.16%) LLPG
8 2 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.58%) CCTV
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
9 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 97 (56.40%) Windows
2 48 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 42 (24.42%) Linux
4 26 (15.12%) Windows 7
5 21 (12.21%) Windows 10
6 18 (10.47%) Windows 8
7 17 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (7.56%) Unix
10 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (4.65%) Solaris
11 7 (4.07%) AIX
12 6 (3.49%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (1.16%) Android
15 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.58%) CentOS
15 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.02%) Software Engineering
3 24 (13.95%) ITIL
4 22 (12.79%) CRM
5 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (11.05%) Mentoring
5 19 (11.05%) Scrum
6 17 (9.88%) MVC
7 16 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (9.30%) SOA
8 15 (8.72%) DevOps
8 15 (8.72%) OO
8 15 (8.72%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (8.72%) SOLID
9 13 (7.56%) Migration
10 11 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.23%) Refactoring
13 8 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (31.98%) SQL
2 26 (15.12%) C#
3 24 (13.95%) T-SQL
4 22 (12.79%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.98%) VB
6 11 (6.40%) Perl
7 8 (4.65%) Python
8 6 (3.49%) VBScript
9 5 (2.91%) Java
9 5 (2.91%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.33%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.74%) C++
11 3 (1.74%) Go
12 2 (1.16%) Groovy
12 2 (1.16%) Korn
12 2 (1.16%) PHP
12 2 (1.16%) Ruby
13 1 (0.58%) Google Apps Script
13 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Degree
2 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (15.70%) MCSE
4 19 (11.05%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.98%) MCP
6 10 (5.81%) CCNA
6 10 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.81%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (4.07%) MCSA
8 4 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.16%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.16%) MCTS
9 2 (1.16%) NCDA
9 2 (1.16%) NCIE
9 2 (1.16%) NCSA
10 1 (0.58%) CCNP
10 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (31.40%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (13.37%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.81%) Docker
5 7 (4.07%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.91%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.91%) vSphere
7 4 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.74%) UAG
8 3 (1.74%) XenApp
9 2 (1.16%) Firmware
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.58%) NFS
10 1 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (18.02%) SCCM
2 19 (11.05%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (10.47%) Puppet
4 11 (6.40%) SCOM
5 8 (4.65%) SCOrch
6 7 (4.07%) AirWatch
7 6 (3.49%) Ansible
8 5 (2.91%) Terraform
9 2 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.16%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (1.16%) Nagios
9 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.16%) Simpana
9 2 (1.16%) Sysprep
9 2 (1.16%) WSUS
10 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.58%) Salt
10 1 (0.58%) SCSM
Vendors
1 100 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 47 (27.33%) VMware
3 26 (15.12%) Oracle
4 19 (11.05%) HP
5 11 (6.40%) Cisco
6 10 (5.81%) Google
7 9 (5.23%) Citrix
7 9 (5.23%) NetApp
7 9 (5.23%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.49%) Dell
9 5 (2.91%) EMC
9 5 (2.91%) IBM
9 5 (2.91%) Veeam
10 4 (2.33%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.74%) CommVault
12 2 (1.16%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.16%) arcserve
12 2 (1.16%) Finjan
12 2 (1.16%) Lotus
12 2 (1.16%) Symantec
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