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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 136 147 190
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +43
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 99 74 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 1.39% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 2.93% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 70 60 36
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2606 2525 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.95% 47.53% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2190 2236 2365
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +10 36 £42,500 -21.29% 5
Birmingham -25 27 £47,500 +31.94% 2
Worcestershire +16 9 £31,500 -16.00%
Staffordshire +2 8 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Solihull +9 5 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £35,000 -
Sutton Coldfield -9 2 £26,250 +16.66%
West Bromwich - 2 £56,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Shropshire - 2 £34,500 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 102 (67.11%) Windows
2 92 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 57 (37.50%) SQL
4 46 (30.26%) Windows Server
5 45 (29.61%) VMware
6 44 (28.95%) .NET
6 44 (28.95%) Active Directory
7 43 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (26.97%) Linux
9 39 (25.66%) MS Excel
10 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (21.05%) SharePoint
13 31 (20.39%) Unix
14 30 (19.74%) Office 365
15 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (19.08%) ITIL
15 29 (19.08%) Oracle
16 28 (18.42%) Degree
16 28 (18.42%) Hyper-V
17 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (17.11%) SCCM
18 24 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
19 23 (15.13%) C#
20 21 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 20 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 20 (13.16%) VB
22 18 (11.84%) ASP.NET
22 18 (11.84%) Citrix

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 32 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.21%) IIS
2 14 (9.21%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.58%) Skype for Business
4 9 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.63%) SAS
6 3 (1.97%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.32%) Apache
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.32%) CMS
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.32%) WordPress
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 39 (25.66%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.18%) MS Office
3 8 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.95%) MS Project
5 1 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (19.74%) Office 365
3 24 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (10.53%) IaaS
5 7 (4.61%) PaaS
6 4 (2.63%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.97%) Apcera
8 1 (0.66%) GitHub
8 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.66%) SaaS
8 1 (0.66%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.84%) SAN
2 17 (11.18%) Firewall
3 10 (6.58%) LAN
3 10 (6.58%) WAN
4 9 (5.92%) DNS
5 8 (5.26%) DHCP
5 8 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.61%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (3.95%) Internet
7 6 (3.95%) Intranet
8 5 (3.29%) LDAP
8 5 (3.29%) VPN
9 4 (2.63%) SNMP
10 3 (1.97%) Skype
10 3 (1.97%) VoIP
11 2 (1.32%) NAS
11 2 (1.32%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.32%) Network Security
11 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.92%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.92%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.61%) Big Data
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.97%) QGIS
8 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.32%) QlikView
10 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.66%) DTS
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.24%) Visual Studio Code
4 6 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (3.95%) Selenium
5 5 (3.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.32%) Subversion
6 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.66%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.92%) Finance
1 9 (5.92%) Local Government
2 6 (3.95%) Banking
2 6 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.29%) Advertising
4 3 (1.97%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (19.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (11.84%) Analyst
3 17 (11.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Administrator
6 11 (7.24%) DBA
7 9 (5.92%) Applications Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Senior DBA
7 9 (5.92%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.26%) Architect
8 8 (5.26%) Developer
8 8 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) IT Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) IT Support
9 7 (4.61%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) SCCM Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Architecture Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.95%) .NET
2 18 (11.84%) ASP.NET
3 13 (8.55%) Web Services
4 10 (6.58%) XML
5 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (5.26%) CSS
7 7 (4.61%) AngularJS
7 7 (4.61%) HTML
7 7 (4.61%) jQuery
8 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (3.95%) HTML5
8 6 (3.95%) React
8 6 (3.95%) SOAP
9 5 (3.29%) COM
10 4 (2.63%) CGI
10 4 (2.63%) REST
11 3 (1.97%) WCF
12 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (1.32%) LAMP
13 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.87%) Public Cloud
3 13 (8.55%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.61%) LLPG
4 7 (4.61%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.29%) Clustering
5 5 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.63%) Social Media
6 4 (2.63%) User Experience
7 2 (1.32%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.32%) EPoS
7 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.32%) Replication
7 2 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.66%) Fintech
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 102 (67.11%) Windows
2 46 (30.26%) Windows Server
3 41 (26.97%) Linux
4 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (20.39%) Unix
6 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 10 (6.58%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.92%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.29%) Solaris
12 4 (2.63%) AIX
12 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.66%) Android
13 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.66%) CentOS
13 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.08%) ITIL
3 17 (11.18%) DevOps
3 17 (11.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 15 (9.87%) Software Engineering
6 14 (9.21%) Service Management
7 11 (7.24%) Change Control
7 11 (7.24%) CRM
7 11 (7.24%) Migration
7 11 (7.24%) MVC
8 10 (6.58%) Coaching
8 10 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.92%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.92%) Release Management
10 8 (5.26%) Project Management
11 7 (4.61%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (4.61%) Resource Management
12 6 (3.95%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.50%) SQL
2 23 (15.13%) C#
3 20 (13.16%) VB
4 13 (8.55%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.92%) Bash Shell
6 9 (5.92%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.61%) Java
7 7 (4.61%) PHP
8 6 (3.95%) Perl
8 6 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.63%) VBA
10 3 (1.97%) Python
11 2 (1.32%) VBScript
12 1 (0.66%) Groovy
12 1 (0.66%) Korn
12 1 (0.66%) MapBasic
12 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (18.42%) Degree
2 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.87%) MCSE
4 12 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.26%) MCP
5 8 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.61%) MCSA
7 6 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.29%) CCNA
8 5 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.97%) MCITP
11 2 (1.32%) VCAP
11 2 (1.32%) VCDX
12 1 (0.66%) CCNP
12 1 (0.66%) MCTS
12 1 (0.66%) NCDA
12 1 (0.66%) NCIE
12 1 (0.66%) NCSA
12 1 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.53%) SLA
2 6 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.92%) Docker
5 7 (4.61%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.61%) XenApp
6 5 (3.29%) Shibboleth
6 5 (3.29%) vSphere
7 4 (2.63%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.97%) UAG
9 2 (1.32%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.32%) XenServer
10 1 (0.66%) Firmware
10 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.66%) NFS
10 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (17.11%) SCCM
2 11 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.58%) Puppet
4 8 (5.26%) MAILsweeper
5 6 (3.95%) SCOM
5 6 (3.95%) Simpana
6 5 (3.29%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.97%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.97%) Sysprep
8 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.66%) Ansible
9 1 (0.66%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.66%) SCSM
9 1 (0.66%) Terraform
9 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 45 (29.61%) VMware
3 29 (19.08%) Oracle
4 18 (11.84%) Citrix
5 14 (9.21%) HP
6 10 (6.58%) NetApp
7 9 (5.92%) Cisco
8 8 (5.26%) CommVault
8 8 (5.26%) Finjan
8 8 (5.26%) Serena
9 6 (3.95%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.29%) EMC
10 5 (3.29%) SAP
10 5 (3.29%) Veeam
11 4 (2.63%) Symantec
12 3 (1.97%) Mapinfo
13 2 (1.32%) arcserve
13 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.32%) Lotus
13 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham
Berkeley Square IT Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + excellent bonus/ benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £38k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £38k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 21 days ago