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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 153 158 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 64 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.20% 1.07% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 2.17% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2618 2575 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.90% 49.41% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2358 2231 2154
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 May 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 May 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 +9 31 £36,000 -4.00% 9
Coventry +2 19 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Solihull +8 5 £35,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Staffordshire -2 2 £31,250 +38.88%
Worcestershire -6 1 £32,500 -
Shropshire -24 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £36,500 -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 85 (73.91%) Windows
2 67 (58.26%) Microsoft
3 61 (53.04%) SQL Server
4 56 (48.70%) SQL
5 51 (44.35%) .NET
6 41 (35.65%) C#
7 40 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (33.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (33.91%) VMware
9 38 (33.04%) Linux
10 36 (31.30%) IIS
11 35 (30.43%) Active Directory
12 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
12 31 (26.96%) Degree
13 30 (26.09%) DevOps
14 29 (25.22%) Oracle
15 28 (24.35%) Citrix
15 28 (24.35%) Hyper-V
16 27 (23.48%) Perl
17 25 (21.74%) ITIL
18 24 (20.87%) Visual Studio
18 24 (20.87%) MySQL
18 24 (20.87%) HTML
18 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET
18 24 (20.87%) Python
18 24 (20.87%) SharePoint
19 22 (19.13%) MS Exchange
19 22 (19.13%) Tomcat
19 22 (19.13%) MS Excel
19 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 36 (31.30%) IIS
2 24 (20.87%) SharePoint
3 22 (19.13%) MS Exchange
3 22 (19.13%) Tomcat
4 16 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (10.43%) Apache
6 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (5.22%) JBoss
9 5 (4.35%) OpenEdge
9 5 (4.35%) Lync
10 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.87%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.87%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (19.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) Office 365
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.70%) IaaS
4 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.87%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) SAN
2 11 (9.57%) DNS
3 9 (7.83%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.96%) WAN
5 6 (5.22%) LAN
5 6 (5.22%) Kerberos
5 6 (5.22%) BIG-IP
5 6 (5.22%) VLAN
6 5 (4.35%) NAS
6 5 (4.35%) VPN
6 5 (4.35%) MPLS
6 5 (4.35%) DDNS
7 4 (3.48%) DHCP
7 4 (3.48%) NetScaler
7 4 (3.48%) Firewall
8 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.61%) IPsec
8 3 (2.61%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.61%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (53.04%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.87%) MySQL
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.22%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.87%) DTS
11 1 (0.87%) Ingres
11 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (20.87%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.96%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.09%) Ant
3 7 (6.09%) CruiseControl
3 7 (6.09%) Maven
3 7 (6.09%) Mercurial
3 7 (6.09%) Hudson
4 6 (5.22%) Artifactory
5 5 (4.35%) Selenium
5 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.35%) InstallShield
5 5 (4.35%) NUnit
6 2 (1.74%) Subversion
6 2 (1.74%) Liquibase
6 2 (1.74%) Flyway
7 1 (0.87%) JIRA
7 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.87%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (6.09%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Automotive
3 2 (1.74%) Back Office
3 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (21.74%) Developer
2 23 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (18.26%) .NET Developer
4 19 (16.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (14.78%) C# Developer
5 17 (14.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (14.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (13.91%) Administrator
7 13 (11.30%) DBA
8 11 (9.57%) Junior
9 9 (7.83%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.96%) Analyst
10 8 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.96%) DevOps Administrator
11 7 (6.09%) Development Manager
11 7 (6.09%) SQL DBA
12 6 (5.22%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (5.22%) Architect
13 5 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (44.35%) .NET
2 24 (20.87%) HTML
2 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET
3 21 (18.26%) CSS
4 18 (15.65%) WCF
5 17 (14.78%) WPF
5 17 (14.78%) Silverlight
6 16 (13.91%) LINQ
6 16 (13.91%) J2EE
7 9 (7.83%) jQuery
8 7 (6.09%) HTML5
9 5 (4.35%) Web Services
10 4 (3.48%) Ajax
11 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.61%) Classic ASP
12 2 (1.74%) CSS3
13 1 (0.87%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (0.87%) COM
13 1 (0.87%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.65%) Clustering
3 5 (4.35%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.48%) Replication
4 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.61%) Statistics
5 3 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) Tandem
6 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.87%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 85 (73.91%) Windows
2 40 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (33.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (33.04%) Linux
5 15 (13.04%) Solaris
6 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.83%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.48%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.74%) UNIX
9 2 (1.74%) CentOS
10 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.87%) Debian
10 1 (0.87%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.09%) DevOps
2 25 (21.74%) ITIL
3 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.91%) Scrum
4 16 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (13.04%) Kanban
6 13 (11.30%) Software Deployment
7 8 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.09%) Migration
8 7 (6.09%) Time Management
8 7 (6.09%) Line Management
9 6 (5.22%) SDLC
9 6 (5.22%) Service Management
9 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.35%) CRM
10 5 (4.35%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.48%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.70%) SQL
2 41 (35.65%) C#
3 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.48%) Perl
5 24 (20.87%) Python
6 13 (11.30%) T-SQL
7 12 (10.43%) VBScript
8 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.96%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.96%) PHP
10 6 (5.22%) Java
11 5 (4.35%) VB
12 3 (2.61%) C++
13 2 (1.74%) Ruby
13 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.87%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 31 (26.96%) Degree
2 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.96%) MCTS
3 8 (6.96%) MCITP
3 8 (6.96%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (5.22%) MCP
4 6 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.35%) MCSE
5 5 (4.35%) MCSA
6 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.61%) CCA
7 3 (2.61%) MCAD
7 3 (2.61%) MCSD
7 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.74%) CCNP
8 2 (1.74%) CCNA
9 1 (0.87%) ISEB
9 1 (0.87%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) SLA
2 4 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.48%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 28 (24.35%) Hyper-V
3 19 (16.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (10.43%) vSphere
5 10 (8.70%) XenApp
6 9 (7.83%) VMware ESX
7 8 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.87%) XenServer
9 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) Puppet
2 16 (13.91%) Nagios
2 16 (13.91%) Ansible
3 15 (13.04%) Unicenter
3 15 (13.04%) Tivoli
3 15 (13.04%) BladeLogic
4 12 (10.43%) Control-M
5 11 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (6.09%) SCCM
7 6 (5.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (3.48%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.61%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.74%) ARCserve
10 2 (1.74%) SCOM
11 1 (0.87%) Cacti
11 1 (0.87%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.87%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.87%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (58.26%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.91%) VMware
3 29 (25.22%) Oracle
4 28 (24.35%) Citrix
5 9 (7.83%) Cisco
6 6 (5.22%) Symantec
7 5 (4.35%) HP
7 5 (4.35%) NetApp
7 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.35%) EMC
8 4 (3.48%) F5
8 4 (3.48%) Dell
8 4 (3.48%) Sophos
9 3 (2.61%) IBM
10 2 (1.74%) Genesys
10 2 (1.74%) Websense
10 2 (1.74%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.74%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.74%) Kaspersky
10 2 (1.74%) AVG
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Nortech Management Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Xpertise
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Posted: 25 days ago