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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 185 145 181
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +36
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 49 94 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 1.59% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 3.33% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 71 33
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
2667 2821 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.67% 47.65% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2499 2246
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -9 20 £48,000 -6.34% 5
Birmingham -30 11 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Worcestershire - 6 £31,500 - 1
Staffordshire +2 5 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £35,000 -
Herefordshire -6 1 £45,000 -10.00%
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 71 (62.28%) Windows
2 63 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 47 (41.23%) .NET
4 46 (40.35%) SQL
5 38 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 34 (29.82%) SharePoint
6 34 (29.82%) Active Directory
7 32 (28.07%) VMware
8 29 (25.44%) C#
8 29 (25.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (24.56%) SQL Server
9 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (22.81%) ITIL
11 25 (21.93%) Citrix
11 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (21.05%) Linux
12 24 (21.05%) Unix
12 24 (21.05%) MS Excel
13 21 (18.42%) ASP.NET
13 21 (18.42%) Firewall
13 21 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (18.42%) Hyper-V
13 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (16.67%) SAN
14 19 (16.67%) Degree
15 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (14.91%) Oracle
16 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
16 16 (14.04%) VB
16 16 (14.04%) SLA

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (29.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.40%) IIS
3 9 (7.89%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.14%) Skype for Business
5 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.63%) SAS
7 2 (1.75%) Apache
7 2 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.88%) JBoss
8 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.89%) MS Office
3 7 (6.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.14%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.28%) Office 365
3 12 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.26%) IaaS
4 6 (5.26%) PaaS
5 3 (2.63%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.75%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.42%) Firewall
2 19 (16.67%) SAN
3 7 (6.14%) Internet
3 7 (6.14%) Intranet
3 7 (6.14%) LAN
3 7 (6.14%) WAN
4 5 (4.39%) IPsec
4 5 (4.39%) L2TP
4 5 (4.39%) LDAP
4 5 (4.39%) NetScaler
4 5 (4.39%) VLAN
4 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.75%) DHCP
5 2 (1.75%) DNS
5 2 (1.75%) NAS
5 2 (1.75%) Network Security
5 2 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.88%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.39%) MySQL
4 5 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.51%) QlikView
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.63%) QGIS
7 2 (1.75%) Big Data
7 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.51%) Selenium
4 3 (2.63%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.75%) Subversion
5 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (7.89%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Banking
2 5 (4.39%) Local Government
3 4 (3.51%) Advertising
3 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (15.79%) Analyst
2 13 (11.40%) Developer
2 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (7.89%) .NET Developer
3 9 (7.89%) Architect
3 9 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 7 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (6.14%) C# Developer
4 7 (6.14%) IT Engineer
4 7 (6.14%) IT Support
4 7 (6.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (6.14%) Software Engineer
4 7 (6.14%) Team Leader
5 6 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Deployment Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.39%) Security Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Software Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (41.23%) .NET
2 21 (18.42%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.40%) CSS
3 13 (11.40%) HTML
4 12 (10.53%) Web Services
5 11 (9.65%) WCF
5 11 (9.65%) XML
6 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (7.02%) jQuery
8 6 (5.26%) COM
9 5 (4.39%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.39%) WPF
10 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (3.51%) CGI
10 4 (3.51%) HTML5
10 4 (3.51%) LINQ
10 4 (3.51%) React
10 4 (3.51%) Silverlight
11 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.14%) Clustering
4 6 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.39%) LLPG
6 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.63%) Replication
6 3 (2.63%) Social Media
7 2 (1.75%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.75%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.88%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 71 (62.28%) Windows
2 38 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 29 (25.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (21.05%) Linux
4 24 (21.05%) Unix
5 21 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.39%) Windows 2000
7 5 (4.39%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.88%) CentOS
9 1 (0.88%) Solaris
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.81%) ITIL
3 16 (14.04%) Mentoring
4 15 (13.16%) Service Management
5 13 (11.40%) DevOps
6 12 (10.53%) MVC
7 11 (9.65%) Problem Management
7 11 (9.65%) Release Management
8 10 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (7.89%) Project Management
10 8 (7.02%) Coaching
10 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.14%) Change Control
11 7 (6.14%) Information Security
11 7 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.14%) Presales
12 6 (5.26%) CRM
12 6 (5.26%) Line Management
12 6 (5.26%) Migration
13 5 (4.39%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.35%) SQL
2 29 (25.44%) C#
3 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.04%) VB
4 12 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.02%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.39%) Java
7 5 (4.39%) PHP
7 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.51%) VBA
9 3 (2.63%) Python
9 3 (2.63%) VBScript
10 1 (0.88%) Korn
10 1 (0.88%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.16%) MCSE
4 13 (11.40%) MCITP
5 10 (8.77%) MCSA
6 8 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (5.26%) CCNA
7 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.39%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.75%) VCAP
9 2 (1.75%) VCDX
10 1 (0.88%) MCP
10 1 (0.88%) MCTS
10 1 (0.88%) NCDA
10 1 (0.88%) NCIE
10 1 (0.88%) NCSA
10 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 34 (29.82%) Active Directory
2 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 14 (12.28%) XenApp
5 7 (6.14%) Docker
6 6 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.39%) Shibboleth
7 5 (4.39%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.75%) Snort
9 2 (1.75%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.75%) XenServer
10 1 (0.88%) Firmware
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.88%) NFS
10 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (14.04%) SCCM
2 9 (7.89%) MAILsweeper
3 7 (6.14%) Backup Exec
3 7 (6.14%) Simpana
4 6 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.26%) Puppet
5 5 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.75%) Nessus
6 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.75%) Nexpose
6 2 (1.75%) Proventia
6 2 (1.75%) QRadar
7 1 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.07%) VMware
3 25 (21.93%) Citrix
4 17 (14.91%) Oracle
5 14 (12.28%) NetApp
6 13 (11.40%) HP
7 10 (8.77%) Serena
8 9 (7.89%) Finjan
9 8 (7.02%) Cisco
9 8 (7.02%) CommVault
10 7 (6.14%) Symantec
11 5 (4.39%) AVG
11 5 (4.39%) EMC
11 5 (4.39%) Kaseya
11 5 (4.39%) Kaspersky
11 5 (4.39%) Ruckus Wireless
11 5 (4.39%) SonicWALL
11 5 (4.39%) Sophos
12 4 (3.51%) SAP
13 3 (2.63%) Mapinfo
Pershore, Worcestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, flexitime, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7k Car, Helathcare, Life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £34k - 39k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £38k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 25 days ago