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 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 175 121 165
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +44
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 43 92 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 1.65% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 3.52% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 83 26
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
England

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
2731 2616 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.33% 47.05% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2313 2340 2216
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -57 14 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Coventry +5 9 £37,500 +20.96%
Solihull -5 7 £45,000 +45.16%
Worcestershire 0 5 £50,000 +61.29%
Staffordshire -10 3 £32,500 -
Warwickshire +14 1 £27,850 -14.30%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 77 (77.78%) Windows
2 64 (64.65%) Active Directory
3 57 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 39 (39.39%) SQL
5 34 (34.34%) Citrix
6 30 (30.30%) VBScript
7 29 (29.29%) Linux
8 26 (26.26%) MS Excel
8 26 (26.26%) DNS
8 26 (26.26%) VMware
9 24 (24.24%) VB
9 24 (24.24%) Change Control
10 23 (23.23%) IIS
11 22 (22.22%) SCCM
11 22 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 22 (22.22%) Perl
11 22 (22.22%) vSphere
12 21 (21.21%) SAN
12 21 (21.21%) XenDesktop
13 20 (20.20%) WSUS
13 20 (20.20%) Microsoft App-V
13 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
13 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (18.18%) Application Packaging
15 18 (18.18%) Backup Exec
15 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 17 (17.17%) MS Office
16 17 (17.17%) SSL
16 17 (17.17%) Load Balancing

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (23.23%) IIS
2 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 11 (11.11%) Apache
4 9 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.09%) Moodle
5 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.05%) WordPress
6 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.02%) Lync
9 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (26.26%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.17%) MS Office
3 15 (15.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Project
4 1 (1.01%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.26%) DNS
2 21 (21.21%) SAN
3 17 (17.17%) SSL
4 16 (16.16%) VLAN
5 15 (15.15%) HTTP
6 14 (14.14%) SSH
7 11 (11.11%) Firewall
7 11 (11.11%) DHCP
8 8 (8.08%) NetScaler
8 8 (8.08%) LDAP
9 5 (5.05%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.03%) NAS
10 3 (3.03%) Internet
10 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.02%) VPN
11 2 (2.02%) SMTP
11 2 (2.02%) MPLS
11 2 (2.02%) Intranet
12 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) MySQL
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MSI
2 12 (12.12%) InstallShield
2 12 (12.12%) AdminStudio
3 6 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (5.05%) CruiseControl
4 5 (5.05%) Maven
4 5 (5.05%) Hudson
4 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.04%) Artifactory
5 4 (4.04%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.04%) Ant
6 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.02%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (14.14%) Publishing
2 10 (10.10%) Finance
3 9 (9.09%) Retail
4 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (15.15%) Consultant
3 12 (12.12%) Technical Support
4 9 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Citrix Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Release Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (4.04%) DBA
9 4 (4.04%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.03%) Software Packager
10 3 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.18%) Application Packaging
2 11 (11.11%) .NET
3 10 (10.10%) LAMP
4 9 (9.09%) CSS
4 9 (9.09%) HTML
5 7 (7.07%) WCF
5 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.06%) Software Packaging
7 5 (5.05%) LINQ
7 5 (5.05%) WPF
7 5 (5.05%) Silverlight
8 4 (4.04%) Web Services
9 3 (3.03%) OCX
10 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.02%) MSMQ
10 2 (2.02%) COM
10 2 (2.02%) XML
10 2 (2.02%) XSL
10 2 (2.02%) XSLT
10 2 (2.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Open Source
2 8 (8.08%) Replication
3 7 (7.07%) Clustering
4 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.04%) Handset
4 4 (4.04%) VLE
4 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) iPhone
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) iPad
5 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 77 (77.78%) Windows
2 29 (29.29%) Linux
3 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (15.15%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.06%) Debian
7 6 (6.06%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.05%) UNIX
8 5 (5.05%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.02%) Solaris
10 1 (1.01%) Android
10 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.24%) Change Control
2 17 (17.17%) Load Balancing
3 14 (14.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 8 (8.08%) Compatibility Testing
6 7 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.07%) Time Management
6 7 (7.07%) ITIL
6 7 (7.07%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (6.06%) DevOps
8 5 (5.05%) ETRM
8 5 (5.05%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.05%) Content Management
8 5 (5.05%) Logistics
8 5 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.04%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (4.04%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.03%) Workflow
10 3 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.39%) SQL
2 30 (30.30%) VBScript
3 24 (24.24%) VB
4 22 (22.22%) Perl
5 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
6 14 (14.14%) PHP
6 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.11%) Python
8 10 (10.10%) C#
8 10 (10.10%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.06%) Ruby
10 5 (5.05%) Java
11 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.02%) C
12 2 (2.02%) Korn
13 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.11%) MCSE
3 10 (10.10%) MCP
3 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.10%) Degree
4 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.06%) MCITP
6 4 (4.04%) MCSA
6 4 (4.04%) CCNA
6 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.02%) CCEE
7 2 (2.02%) CCAA
7 2 (2.02%) CCIA
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.01%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (64.65%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 22 (22.22%) vSphere
3 21 (21.21%) XenDesktop
4 20 (20.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (17.17%) Forefront TMG
6 14 (14.14%) XenApp
6 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (8.08%) Shibboleth
8 7 (7.07%) VMware ESX
9 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (2.02%) Terminal Server
11 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.01%) XenServer
12 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (1.01%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (22.22%) SCCM
2 20 (20.20%) WSUS
3 18 (18.18%) Backup Exec
4 12 (12.12%) AppDNA
5 6 (6.06%) Puppet
5 6 (6.06%) SCOM
6 3 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.02%) ARCserve
7 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.02%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.01%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.01%) SCSM
Vendors
1 57 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 34 (34.34%) Citrix
3 26 (26.26%) VMware
4 15 (15.15%) Altiris
5 13 (13.13%) AppSense
6 11 (11.11%) NetApp
7 8 (8.08%) Cisco
7 8 (8.08%) Fujitsu
8 7 (7.07%) Dell
9 6 (6.06%) Talend
9 6 (6.06%) Remedy
10 5 (5.05%) HP
10 5 (5.05%) JBoss
11 3 (3.03%) EMC
11 3 (3.03%) Symantec
11 3 (3.03%) Oracle
12 2 (2.02%) Nimsoft
12 2 (2.02%) Spiceworks
12 2 (2.02%) Clearswift
12 2 (2.02%) SonicWALL
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago