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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 174 154 166
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 63 67 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.24% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 2.55% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 41
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
2596 2626 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.51% 48.63% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2190 2363 2321
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 21 £42,655 -14.69% 1
Birmingham -21 17 £46,250 +28.47%
Shropshire -5 12 £27,500 - 1
Staffordshire -5 7 £26,000 -16.80%
Warwickshire -6 1 £43,000 +17.80%
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 61 (53.98%) Windows
2 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
3 51 (45.13%) .NET
4 43 (38.05%) SQL
5 42 (37.17%) C#
5 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
6 39 (34.51%) Active Directory
7 37 (32.74%) Windows Server
8 33 (29.20%) SharePoint
9 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
10 28 (24.78%) MS Excel
10 28 (24.78%) VMware
11 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
12 25 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (21.24%) HTML
13 24 (21.24%) CSS
13 24 (21.24%) ITIL
14 23 (20.35%) Firewall
15 22 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (19.47%) Degree
16 21 (18.58%) Unix
17 19 (16.81%) Linux
17 19 (16.81%) Hyper-V
18 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (15.04%) Visual Studio
19 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
19 17 (15.04%) jQuery
19 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2008

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 33 (29.20%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.39%) IIS
3 9 (7.96%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (7.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.42%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.65%) SAS
8 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.88%) Apache
9 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.88%) MTS
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (24.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
3 6 (5.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.42%) MS Project
5 2 (1.77%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.73%) Office 365
3 7 (6.19%) PaaS
4 6 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.31%) IaaS
5 3 (2.65%) SaaS
6 2 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.77%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.35%) Firewall
2 16 (14.16%) SAN
3 10 (8.85%) Intranet
4 8 (7.08%) DNS
5 7 (6.19%) Extranet
5 7 (6.19%) LAN
5 7 (6.19%) WAN
6 6 (5.31%) DHCP
7 5 (4.42%) IPsec
7 5 (4.42%) L2TP
7 5 (4.42%) LDAP
7 5 (4.42%) NetScaler
7 5 (4.42%) VLAN
7 5 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.54%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (3.54%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.65%) Internet
9 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.31%) MySQL
4 6 (5.31%) QlikView
4 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (15.04%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.54%) Selenium
3 3 (2.65%) MSBuild
3 3 (2.65%) Subversion
3 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.88%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.88%) Ant
5 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.88%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.88%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.88%) Hudson
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
5 1 (0.88%) Maven
5 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.88%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (6.19%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Automotive
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
2 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.77%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Developer
2 24 (21.24%) Analyst
3 14 (12.39%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (10.62%) C# Developer
5 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (7.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.96%) SQL Developer
5 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (7.08%) Software Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Architect
8 6 (5.31%) Deployment Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) IT Support
8 6 (5.31%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (45.13%) .NET
2 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
3 24 (21.24%) CSS
3 24 (21.24%) HTML
4 17 (15.04%) jQuery
5 11 (9.73%) WCF
6 10 (8.85%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.85%) Web Services
7 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (7.08%) HTML5
8 7 (6.19%) XML
9 6 (5.31%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.31%) WPF
10 5 (4.42%) LINQ
10 5 (4.42%) Silverlight
11 4 (3.54%) Ajax
11 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (3.54%) Classic ASP
11 4 (3.54%) CSS3
11 4 (3.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.42%) Clustering
5 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.54%) Replication
6 3 (2.65%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.65%) EMC VNXe
6 3 (2.65%) Statistics
7 2 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.77%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.77%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (53.98%) Windows
2 37 (32.74%) Windows Server
3 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (18.58%) Unix
5 19 (16.81%) Linux
6 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.42%) Windows 2000
7 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.88%) CentOS
9 1 (0.88%) Solaris
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.24%) ITIL
2 22 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.27%) MVC
4 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
5 11 (9.73%) DevOps
5 11 (9.73%) Migration
5 11 (9.73%) Service Management
6 10 (8.85%) CRM
6 10 (8.85%) Release Management
7 9 (7.96%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (7.96%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.08%) Information Security
8 8 (7.08%) Line Management
8 8 (7.08%) SDLC
9 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.19%) Web Development
10 6 (5.31%) Document Management
10 6 (5.31%) Front End Development
10 6 (5.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.05%) SQL
2 42 (37.17%) C#
3 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.62%) VB
6 8 (7.08%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.42%) Java
7 5 (4.42%) VBScript
8 4 (3.54%) PHP
8 4 (3.54%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.54%) VBA
9 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.65%) Python
10 2 (1.77%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Korn
11 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (19.47%) Degree
2 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.62%) MCSE
4 11 (9.73%) MCITP
5 8 (7.08%) MCSA
6 5 (4.42%) CCNA
6 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.42%) MCP
6 5 (4.42%) MCTS
6 5 (4.42%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (3.54%) MCAD
7 4 (3.54%) MCSD
8 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.88%) NCDA
10 1 (0.88%) NCIE
10 1 (0.88%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.27%) SLA
2 6 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.54%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (34.51%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.81%) Hyper-V
4 11 (9.73%) XenApp
5 6 (5.31%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.42%) Shibboleth
6 5 (4.42%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.54%) Docker
8 2 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.77%) Snort
8 2 (1.77%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.77%) vSphere
8 2 (1.77%) Xen
9 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.88%) NFS
9 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) SCCM
2 7 (6.19%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.54%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (3.54%) Puppet
4 3 (2.65%) Nessus
4 3 (2.65%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.65%) Simpana
5 2 (1.77%) Nexpose
5 2 (1.77%) Proventia
5 2 (1.77%) QRadar
6 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.88%) Nmap
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.88%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.88%) SCOM
6 1 (0.88%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.78%) VMware
3 16 (14.16%) Citrix
4 11 (9.73%) Oracle
5 10 (8.85%) NetApp
5 10 (8.85%) Serena
6 9 (7.96%) Cisco
6 9 (7.96%) EMC
6 9 (7.96%) HP
7 8 (7.08%) Symantec
8 6 (5.31%) Sophos
9 5 (4.42%) AVG
9 5 (4.42%) Kaseya
9 5 (4.42%) Kaspersky
9 5 (4.42%) Ruckus Wireless
9 5 (4.42%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.54%) Finjan
10 4 (3.54%) SAP
11 3 (2.65%) CommVault
12 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
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