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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 127 173 130
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -43
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 102 42 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.74% 0.78% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 1.60% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 79 35 80
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
2768 2626 2638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.27% 48.63% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2264 2338
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +14 38 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Coventry +16 37 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Solihull +26 14 £37,500 -16.66%
Wolverhampton - 6 £30,000 - 1
Staffordshire +4 4 £24,500 -16.94%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £50,000 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 103 (68.67%) Windows
2 97 (64.67%) Microsoft
3 73 (48.67%) SQL Server
4 66 (44.00%) SQL
5 62 (41.33%) .NET
6 60 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (39.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (37.33%) C#
9 52 (34.67%) IIS
10 49 (32.67%) Active Directory
11 42 (28.00%) Linux
12 38 (25.33%) HTML
13 36 (24.00%) JavaScript
13 36 (24.00%) MS Excel
14 35 (23.33%) Visual Studio
14 35 (23.33%) ASP.NET
15 33 (22.00%) MySQL
15 33 (22.00%) SharePoint
16 32 (21.33%) CSS
16 32 (21.33%) VMware
17 31 (20.67%) Oracle
18 30 (20.00%) Degree
18 30 (20.00%) Hyper-V
18 30 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
18 30 (20.00%) DevOps
19 27 (18.00%) WCF
19 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (17.33%) WPF
20 26 (17.33%) Silverlight
21 25 (16.67%) LINQ

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 52 (34.67%) IIS
2 33 (22.00%) SharePoint
3 25 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 13 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.33%) Tomcat
6 9 (6.00%) Apache
7 8 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (4.00%) MTS
8 6 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.67%) Lync
9 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.33%) OpenEdge
10 2 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.67%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.67%) CMS
11 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 36 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.33%) CATIA
4 1 (0.67%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (16.00%) IaaS
3 23 (15.33%) Office 365
4 6 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.33%) SaaS
6 2 (1.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.67%) DNS
1 16 (10.67%) SAN
2 12 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.00%) DHCP
3 8 (5.33%) Kerberos
3 8 (5.33%) WAN
3 8 (5.33%) Internet
3 8 (5.33%) Firewall
3 8 (5.33%) VLAN
3 8 (5.33%) NetScaler
4 6 (4.00%) VPN
5 5 (3.33%) LAN
6 4 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.67%) MPLS
7 3 (2.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.33%) DDNS
8 2 (1.33%) L2TP
8 2 (1.33%) IPsec
8 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (48.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.00%) MySQL
3 23 (15.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.67%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 35 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.00%) InstallShield
3 12 (8.00%) NUnit
3 12 (8.00%) Selenium
4 11 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.67%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (2.00%) Subversion
8 2 (1.33%) Maven
8 2 (1.33%) JIRA
8 2 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.33%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.33%) Hudson
8 2 (1.33%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.33%) Flyway
8 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.33%) AccuRev
8 2 (1.33%) Ant
9 1 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 23 (15.33%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Automotive
3 6 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (1.33%) Law
4 2 (1.33%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (22.00%) Developer
2 32 (21.33%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.33%) C# Developer
3 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 26 (17.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 26 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (12.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (9.33%) Development Manager
7 12 (8.00%) Analyst
8 11 (7.33%) Applications Support
9 8 (5.33%) Deployment Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Support Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Junior
11 6 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Software Deployment Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Consultant
12 5 (3.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.33%) .NET
2 38 (25.33%) HTML
3 35 (23.33%) ASP.NET
4 32 (21.33%) CSS
5 27 (18.00%) WCF
6 26 (17.33%) WPF
6 26 (17.33%) Silverlight
7 25 (16.67%) LINQ
8 11 (7.33%) jQuery
9 10 (6.67%) J2EE
10 9 (6.00%) HTML5
11 6 (4.00%) COM+
11 6 (4.00%) DCOM
11 6 (4.00%) Web Services
11 6 (4.00%) Ajax
11 6 (4.00%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.33%) Classic ASP
13 4 (2.67%) CSS3
14 2 (1.33%) Regular Expression
14 2 (1.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.67%) Clustering
3 3 (2.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.67%) Replication
5 1 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 103 (68.67%) Windows
2 60 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 59 (39.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (28.00%) Linux
5 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.33%) Solaris
7 8 (5.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.67%) UNIX
9 4 (2.67%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.67%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.67%) CentOS
10 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.00%) DevOps
2 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.33%) ITIL
4 13 (8.67%) Unit Testing
4 13 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (8.67%) Software Deployment
5 12 (8.00%) Line Management
6 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.67%) Scrum
8 9 (6.00%) Kanban
9 8 (5.33%) SDLC
9 8 (5.33%) Web Development
9 8 (5.33%) Project Management
9 8 (5.33%) Service Management
10 7 (4.67%) CRM
10 7 (4.67%) Time Management
11 6 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (4.00%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.33%) MVC
13 4 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 66 (44.00%) SQL
2 56 (37.33%) C#
3 36 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 19 (12.67%) Perl
6 18 (12.00%) Python
7 16 (10.67%) VB
8 14 (9.33%) PL/SQL
9 12 (8.00%) VB.NET
10 8 (5.33%) VBScript
11 6 (4.00%) VB6
11 6 (4.00%) Ruby
12 4 (2.67%) PHP
13 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.67%) Java
14 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (20.00%) Degree
2 20 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.00%) MCSE
4 7 (4.67%) MCSA
4 7 (4.67%) MCTS
5 6 (4.00%) MCP
5 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.33%) MCAD
6 5 (3.33%) MCSD
6 5 (3.33%) MCITP
7 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.33%) CCNA
8 2 (1.33%) CCA
9 1 (0.67%) EnCE
9 1 (0.67%) ISEB
9 1 (0.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) SLA
2 6 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (32.67%) Active Directory
2 30 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 25 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.33%) XenApp
5 9 (6.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.00%) Xen
7 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.33%) XenServer
7 2 (1.33%) vSphere
8 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (16.00%) Puppet
1 24 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.00%) Ansible
3 12 (8.00%) Nagios
4 11 (7.33%) Unicenter
4 11 (7.33%) Tivoli
5 9 (6.00%) BladeLogic
5 9 (6.00%) SCCM
6 7 (4.67%) Control-M
7 6 (4.00%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.67%) Backup Exec
10 3 (2.00%) WSUS
11 1 (0.67%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.67%) SCOM
11 1 (0.67%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.67%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 97 (64.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.33%) VMware
3 31 (20.67%) Oracle
4 24 (16.00%) Citrix
5 8 (5.33%) HP
6 7 (4.67%) NetApp
6 7 (4.67%) Cisco
6 7 (4.67%) EMC
7 6 (4.00%) IBM
7 6 (4.00%) Symantec
8 5 (3.33%) Dell
8 5 (3.33%) Veeam
9 4 (2.67%) Remedy
9 4 (2.67%) Sophos
9 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.00%) F5
11 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.33%) AVG
11 2 (1.33%) LANDesk
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