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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 174 164 151
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 53 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 0.97% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 2.02% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 32
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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
2416 2377 2149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.23% 48.09% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2089 2134 1843
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +5 23 £40,000 -17.52% 3
Staffordshire +2 10 £31,250 -16.66% 6
Worcestershire -5 4 £36,500 +69.76% 1
Coventry -16 4 £33,750 +3.84% 13
Solihull +12 3 £32,500 -23.52%
Shropshire +6 1 £55,000 +77.41%
Wolverhampton - 1 £36,500 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 59 (57.28%) SQL Server
2 51 (49.51%) .NET
2 51 (49.51%) Windows
3 50 (48.54%) Microsoft
4 44 (42.72%) SQL
5 40 (38.83%) C#
6 39 (37.86%) Active Directory
7 35 (33.98%) JavaScript
8 34 (33.01%) Windows Server
9 32 (31.07%) CSS
10 31 (30.10%) IIS
10 31 (30.10%) HTML
11 29 (28.16%) Visual Studio
11 29 (28.16%) ASP.NET
12 27 (26.21%) T-SQL
13 23 (22.33%) MS Excel
13 23 (22.33%) VMware
13 23 (22.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (22.33%) jQuery
14 22 (21.36%) Finance
14 22 (21.36%) VB.NET
14 22 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (19.42%) SharePoint
15 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (17.48%) Degree
16 18 (17.48%) Web Services
16 18 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (16.50%) Python

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (30.10%) IIS
2 20 (19.42%) SharePoint
3 12 (11.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (10.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.85%) Lync
5 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.88%) Apache
7 3 (2.91%) MTS
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.94%) JBoss
8 2 (1.94%) nginx
8 2 (1.94%) Node.js
8 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (22.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.88%) MS Office
4 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Office 365
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.85%) IaaS
3 5 (4.85%) PaaS
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.91%) SaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) Kerberos
2 13 (12.62%) DNS
3 11 (10.68%) Firewall
4 9 (8.74%) DHCP
4 9 (8.74%) Extranet
4 9 (8.74%) Intranet
5 8 (7.77%) SAN
6 5 (4.85%) WAN
7 4 (3.88%) LAN
7 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.88%) Wireshark
8 3 (2.91%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.91%) Wireless
9 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.94%) NetScreen
9 2 (1.94%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.97%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (57.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (8.74%) MySQL
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.88%) QlikView
8 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.94%) Riak
11 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (13.59%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.68%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.74%) Maven
5 6 (5.83%) Ant
5 6 (5.83%) Hudson
5 6 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.85%) Subversion
7 4 (3.88%) AccuRev
7 4 (3.88%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.88%) JIRA
7 4 (3.88%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.88%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.91%) InstallShield
8 3 (2.91%) NUnit
8 3 (2.91%) Selenium
9 2 (1.94%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.97%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.97%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.97%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (21.36%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Automotive
3 3 (2.91%) Back Office
3 3 (2.91%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Developer
2 20 (19.42%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (18.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (18.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (18.45%) C# Developer
4 16 (15.53%) SQL Developer
5 15 (14.56%) Analyst
6 14 (13.59%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (13.59%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (13.59%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 14 (13.59%) Software Developer
6 14 (13.59%) VB.NET Developer
6 14 (13.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Senior IT Support
8 9 (8.74%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.77%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Support Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (49.51%) .NET
2 32 (31.07%) CSS
3 31 (30.10%) HTML
4 29 (28.16%) ASP.NET
5 23 (22.33%) jQuery
6 18 (17.48%) Web Services
7 16 (15.53%) HTML5
8 15 (14.56%) .NET Framework
9 14 (13.59%) Ajax
9 14 (13.59%) Classic ASP
9 14 (13.59%) CSS3
10 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.83%) XML
12 5 (4.85%) LINQ
12 5 (4.85%) Silverlight
12 5 (4.85%) WCF
12 5 (4.85%) WPF
12 5 (4.85%) XSLT
13 4 (3.88%) DCOM
13 4 (3.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) Clustering
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Statistics
4 4 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.88%) Replication
5 3 (2.91%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.91%) EMC VNXe
6 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (49.51%) Windows
2 34 (33.01%) Windows Server
3 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.62%) Linux
4 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.77%) Windows 8
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.80%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.85%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.91%) CentOS
8 3 (2.91%) Solaris
8 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.94%) CoreOS
9 2 (1.94%) Unix
9 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.50%) Web Development
2 16 (15.53%) SDLC
3 15 (14.56%) MVC
4 11 (10.68%) ITIL
4 11 (10.68%) Migration
5 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (9.71%) DevOps
5 10 (9.71%) Line Management
6 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.77%) Data Protection
7 8 (7.77%) Document Management
8 7 (6.80%) CRM
8 7 (6.80%) Front End Development
9 6 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.85%) Information Security
10 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) SQL
2 40 (38.83%) C#
3 35 (33.98%) JavaScript
4 27 (26.21%) T-SQL
5 22 (21.36%) VB.NET
6 17 (16.50%) Python
7 11 (10.68%) Ruby
8 9 (8.74%) VBScript
9 7 (6.80%) Perl
10 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.85%) VB
12 3 (2.91%) C
12 3 (2.91%) Java
12 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.94%) Go
13 2 (1.94%) Groovy
13 2 (1.94%) PHP
13 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (17.48%) Degree
3 14 (13.59%) MCAD
3 14 (13.59%) MCP
3 14 (13.59%) MCSD
3 14 (13.59%) MCTS
4 4 (3.88%) MCSE
5 3 (2.91%) MCITP
5 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.94%) CCNA
6 2 (1.94%) CCNP
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.94%) MCSA
7 1 (0.97%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 39 (37.86%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.91%) Terminal Server
4 3 (2.91%) vSphere
5 2 (1.94%) Docker
5 2 (1.94%) LXC
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.94%) Xen
5 2 (1.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.97%) Snort
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Puppet
2 7 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.83%) SCCM
4 5 (4.85%) Ansible
4 5 (4.85%) Nagios
5 4 (3.88%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.91%) HP Fortify
6 3 (2.91%) Sysprep
6 3 (2.91%) Terraform
7 2 (1.94%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.94%) Control-M
7 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.94%) Mesos
7 2 (1.94%) Nessus
7 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.94%) Perfmon
7 2 (1.94%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.97%) Nmap
8 1 (0.97%) SCOM
8 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (48.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.33%) VMware
3 9 (8.74%) Cisco
4 8 (7.77%) Citrix
5 7 (6.80%) HP
5 7 (6.80%) Oracle
6 5 (4.85%) EMC
6 5 (4.85%) Remedy
7 3 (2.91%) Dell
8 2 (1.94%) Cyberoam
8 2 (1.94%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.94%) Mercator
8 2 (1.94%) New Relic
8 2 (1.94%) Nintex
8 2 (1.94%) Open-E
8 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.97%) F5
9 1 (0.97%) iManage
9 1 (0.97%) ScanSafe
9 1 (0.97%) ServiceNow
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
HW Search & Selection
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Worcester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago