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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 177 142 154
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 42 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 1.16% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 2.28% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 35
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,438 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.83% -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
2640 2505 2587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.89% 51.11% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2187 2295
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 December 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 December 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 -9 13 £37,500 -25.00%
Worcestershire +20 9 £25,000 -26.47%
Coventry -7 7 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Staffordshire -10 4 £35,500 +24.56%
Halesowen - 4 £29,000 -
Warwickshire -3 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield -3 1 £34,500 +15.00%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 68 (79.07%) Windows
2 49 (56.98%) Active Directory
3 48 (55.81%) VMware
4 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 34 (39.53%) Citrix
6 30 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
8 24 (27.91%) VBScript
8 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
9 23 (26.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (24.42%) Hyper-V
10 21 (24.42%) XenApp
10 21 (24.42%) vSphere
11 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (23.26%) SQL
12 19 (22.09%) Linux
13 18 (20.93%) SAN
14 16 (18.60%) VB
14 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (16.28%) Perl
15 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (15.12%) PHP
16 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
16 13 (15.12%) .NET
16 13 (15.12%) Tomcat
16 13 (15.12%) Degree
16 13 (15.12%) Clustering
16 13 (15.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (13.95%) HP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.12%) Tomcat
4 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
6 10 (11.63%) JBoss
6 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (10.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (4.65%) GlassFish
9 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (4.65%) IIS
10 3 (3.49%) Apache
10 3 (3.49%) Lync
10 3 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
11 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
11 2 (2.33%) OpenEdge
11 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Office 365
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) SAN
2 10 (11.63%) BIG-IP
3 8 (9.30%) Firewall
4 6 (6.98%) Wireshark
5 5 (5.81%) NetScaler
5 5 (5.81%) Internet
5 5 (5.81%) LAN
5 5 (5.81%) WAN
5 5 (5.81%) DHCP
5 5 (5.81%) DNS
6 4 (4.65%) Intranet
6 4 (4.65%) NetScreen
7 2 (2.33%) VLAN
7 2 (2.33%) Wireless
7 2 (2.33%) IPsec
7 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.33%) MPLS
7 2 (2.33%) LDAP
7 2 (2.33%) VPN
8 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.65%) DTS
7 4 (4.65%) Ingres
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.33%) MySQL
10 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) CruiseControl
1 10 (11.63%) Maven
1 10 (11.63%) Hudson
1 10 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.47%) Artifactory
2 9 (10.47%) Mercurial
2 9 (10.47%) Ant
3 7 (8.14%) InstallShield
4 6 (6.98%) AdminStudio
5 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.65%) MSI
6 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Law
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Analyst
2 12 (13.95%) Consultant
2 12 (13.95%) Administrator
3 11 (12.79%) Junior
4 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Information Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Junior Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Junior Information Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Wintel Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) DBA
8 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) .NET
2 6 (6.98%) Application Packaging
2 6 (6.98%) Regular Expression
3 4 (4.65%) ODBC
3 4 (4.65%) ActiveX
3 4 (4.65%) OLE
3 4 (4.65%) DAO
3 4 (4.65%) ADO
3 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.65%) COM
3 4 (4.65%) XML
3 4 (4.65%) JSON
4 3 (3.49%) XSLT
4 3 (3.49%) CSS
4 3 (3.49%) Web Services
5 2 (2.33%) HTML
5 2 (2.33%) XSL
5 2 (2.33%) Ajax
6 1 (1.16%) OCX
6 1 (1.16%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Clustering
2 9 (10.47%) Blackberry
3 8 (9.30%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.49%) Replication
4 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) Statistics
5 2 (2.33%) Handset
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.16%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.16%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 68 (79.07%) Windows
2 28 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (22.09%) Linux
5 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.98%) UNIX
7 6 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.16%) Debian
9 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (13.95%) DevOps
3 11 (12.79%) ITIL
4 10 (11.63%) Change Control
5 9 (10.47%) Information Security
6 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
6 8 (9.30%) Software Deployment
7 6 (6.98%) Network Architecture
7 6 (6.98%) Security Testing
8 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (4.65%) System Testing
10 3 (3.49%) Migration
10 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.33%) Project Management
11 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) VBScript
2 20 (23.26%) SQL
3 16 (18.60%) VB
4 14 (16.28%) Perl
5 13 (15.12%) PHP
5 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.63%) Java
6 10 (11.63%) Python
7 9 (10.47%) C#
8 4 (4.65%) MapBasic
9 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.33%) C++
10 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (15.12%) Degree
3 10 (11.63%) MCP
4 8 (9.30%) MCSE
5 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) MCSA
6 6 (6.98%) MCITP
7 4 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.49%) CCNA
9 2 (2.33%) CCA
9 2 (2.33%) MCTS
9 2 (2.33%) CCEE
9 2 (2.33%) CCAA
9 2 (2.33%) CCIA
9 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.16%) MCPD
10 1 (1.16%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (56.98%) Active Directory
2 30 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (24.42%) Hyper-V
3 21 (24.42%) XenApp
3 21 (24.42%) vSphere
4 11 (12.79%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (11.63%) XenDesktop
6 9 (10.47%) VMware ESX
7 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (8.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) SCCM
1 11 (12.79%) Puppet
2 6 (6.98%) AppDNA
3 4 (4.65%) EdgeSight
3 4 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.49%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.49%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.33%) SCOM
5 2 (2.33%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.16%) Cacti
6 1 (1.16%) Nagios
6 1 (1.16%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 48 (55.81%) VMware
2 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 34 (39.53%) Citrix
4 12 (13.95%) HP
5 7 (8.14%) AppSense
6 6 (6.98%) EMC
7 5 (5.81%) Cisco
8 4 (4.65%) Symantec
8 4 (4.65%) Fujitsu
9 3 (3.49%) Oracle
10 2 (2.33%) Dell
10 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.33%) Sophos
11 1 (1.16%) Websense
11 1 (1.16%) Remedy
11 1 (1.16%) Genesys
11 1 (1.16%) NetApp
11 1 (1.16%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.16%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.16%) Kaspersky
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 days holiday, BUPA and More
Posted: 20 days ago