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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 163 149 169
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 50 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.90% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 1.86% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 36
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £21,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2672 2363 2420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.24% 48.58% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2031 2108
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +3 20 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Coventry -2 18 £54,000 +2.85% 2
Shropshire -26 4 £31,000 -17.33% 1
Solihull -2 3 £52,500 +98.11% 1
Worcestershire -3 3 £51,250 +57.69% 1
Herefordshire - 2 - - 1
Staffordshire -13 1 £32,500 +27.45%
Warwickshire - 1 £36,500 -
Walsall - 1 £52,500 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 72 (76.60%) Windows
2 56 (59.57%) SQL Server
3 53 (56.38%) Microsoft
4 52 (55.32%) SQL
5 42 (44.68%) .NET
6 37 (39.36%) VMware
7 31 (32.98%) C#
8 30 (31.91%) IIS
8 30 (31.91%) Linux
9 29 (30.85%) Oracle
10 28 (29.79%) Degree
11 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (27.66%) Perl
12 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
13 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (25.53%) Hyper-V
15 23 (24.47%) Citrix
15 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
15 23 (24.47%) ITIL
16 22 (23.40%) Tomcat
16 22 (23.40%) Python
16 22 (23.40%) DevOps
17 20 (21.28%) SharePoint
18 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
18 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (18.09%) MS Exchange
19 17 (18.09%) MySQL
19 17 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
20 16 (17.02%) J2EE
20 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 30 (31.91%) IIS
2 22 (23.40%) Tomcat
3 20 (21.28%) SharePoint
4 17 (18.09%) MS Exchange
5 11 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (10.64%) Apache
7 6 (6.38%) JBoss
8 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (4.26%) OpenEdge
9 4 (4.26%) GlassFish
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (3.19%) Lync
10 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.06%) NServiceBus
12 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.13%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) SAN
2 10 (10.64%) DNS
3 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.38%) BIG-IP
5 5 (5.32%) Firewall
5 5 (5.32%) NAS
5 5 (5.32%) WAN
5 5 (5.32%) DDNS
6 4 (4.26%) LAN
6 4 (4.26%) MPLS
6 4 (4.26%) DHCP
6 4 (4.26%) VLAN
7 3 (3.19%) IPsec
7 3 (3.19%) VPN
8 2 (2.13%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.13%) Internet
8 2 (2.13%) L2TP
8 2 (2.13%) NetScreen
8 2 (2.13%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.09%) MySQL
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (5.32%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (4.26%) DTS
9 4 (4.26%) Ingres
10 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.38%) CruiseControl
2 6 (6.38%) Maven
2 6 (6.38%) Mercurial
2 6 (6.38%) Hudson
2 6 (6.38%) Artifactory
2 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.38%) Ant
3 5 (5.32%) Selenium
3 5 (5.32%) InstallShield
3 5 (5.32%) NUnit
4 4 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.13%) Liquibase
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Back Office
3 1 (1.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Developer
2 18 (19.15%) Administrator
3 16 (17.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
6 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
6 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (12.77%) DBA
6 12 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.70%) Junior
8 9 (9.57%) Applications Support
9 8 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (8.51%) DevOps Administrator
10 7 (7.45%) Analyst
11 6 (6.38%) SQL DBA
11 6 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
12 5 (5.32%) Junior Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Architect
12 5 (5.32%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) .NET
2 16 (17.02%) J2EE
3 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET
4 14 (14.89%) CSS
4 14 (14.89%) HTML
5 13 (13.83%) WCF
6 12 (12.77%) WPF
6 12 (12.77%) Silverlight
7 11 (11.70%) LINQ
8 6 (6.38%) jQuery
9 4 (4.26%) ODBC
9 4 (4.26%) ActiveX
9 4 (4.26%) OLE
9 4 (4.26%) DAO
9 4 (4.26%) COM
9 4 (4.26%) ADO
9 4 (4.26%) JSON
10 3 (3.19%) HTML5
10 3 (3.19%) Web Services
11 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Clustering
2 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.26%) Replication
4 3 (3.19%) Statistics
4 3 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Tandem
5 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 72 (76.60%) Windows
2 30 (31.91%) Linux
3 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (15.96%) Solaris
6 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.51%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.32%) UNIX
9 3 (3.19%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.06%) CentOS
11 1 (1.06%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.06%) Debian
11 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) ITIL
2 22 (23.40%) DevOps
3 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.02%) Scrum
5 15 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.96%) Kanban
6 13 (13.83%) Software Deployment
7 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.45%) Migration
9 6 (6.38%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.38%) Line Management
10 5 (5.32%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.32%) Time Management
10 5 (5.32%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.32%) Service Management
11 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.26%) System Testing
12 3 (3.19%) Information Security
12 3 (3.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.32%) SQL
2 31 (32.98%) C#
3 26 (27.66%) Perl
4 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
5 22 (23.40%) Python
6 11 (11.70%) VBScript
6 11 (11.70%) PL/SQL
7 8 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 7 (7.45%) PHP
9 6 (6.38%) Java
9 6 (6.38%) VB
10 4 (4.26%) MapBasic
11 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.19%) C++
12 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) Degree
2 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.57%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (6.38%) MCITP
4 6 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.32%) MCSA
6 4 (4.26%) MCSE
6 4 (4.26%) MCTS
6 4 (4.26%) CCA
7 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.13%) MCP
8 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.06%) RHCE
9 1 (1.06%) CCNP
9 1 (1.06%) CCNA
9 1 (1.06%) MCPD
9 1 (1.06%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 24 (25.53%) Hyper-V
3 17 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (14.89%) vSphere
5 8 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.51%) XenApp
6 6 (6.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) Nagios
2 15 (15.96%) Unicenter
2 15 (15.96%) Tivoli
2 15 (15.96%) BladeLogic
2 15 (15.96%) Ansible
3 12 (12.77%) Control-M
4 6 (6.38%) Puppet
5 5 (5.32%) SCCM
5 5 (5.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.13%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.13%) SCOM
8 1 (1.06%) Cacti
8 1 (1.06%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.06%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.06%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.06%) WSUS
8 1 (1.06%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 53 (56.38%) Microsoft
2 37 (39.36%) VMware
3 29 (30.85%) Oracle
4 23 (24.47%) Citrix
5 7 (7.45%) Cisco
6 6 (6.38%) HP
7 5 (5.32%) Symantec
8 4 (4.26%) Sophos
8 4 (4.26%) NetApp
8 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.26%) EMC
9 3 (3.19%) F5
9 3 (3.19%) Dell
10 2 (2.13%) IBM
10 2 (2.13%) Genesys
10 2 (2.13%) Websense
10 2 (2.13%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.13%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.13%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.13%) AVG
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