Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 159 153
Rank change year-on-year +77 -6 +16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 108 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.96% 1.02% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 2.47% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72 24 39
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £32,900
90th Percentile £60,875 £60,625 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +15.38%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,611 1,700 1,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.16% 41.22% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,346 1,466 1,517
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Birmingham

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Birmingham.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Birmingham

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 57 (52.78%) Windows
2 54 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 49 (45.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (33.33%) DevOps
4 36 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 35 (32.41%) Linux
6 34 (31.48%) Test Automation
7 32 (29.63%) Java
7 32 (29.63%) VMware
8 31 (28.70%) Python
9 30 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 30 (27.78%) ITIL
10 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (23.15%) Project Management
12 24 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (22.22%) VBScript
13 23 (21.30%) SQL
14 21 (19.44%) Puppet
15 20 (18.52%) SCCM
15 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (18.52%) Active Directory
15 20 (18.52%) Data Centre
16 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (17.59%) Ruby
16 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
17 18 (16.67%) Ansible
18 16 (14.81%) Docker
18 16 (14.81%) Configuration Management
19 15 (13.89%) Change Management

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 12 (11.11%) IIS
2 9 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.48%) CMS
3 7 (6.48%) Drupal
4 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (45.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (11.11%) Office 365
5 7 (6.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (6.48%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (6.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (6.48%) Datadog
5 7 (6.48%) GitHub
6 4 (3.70%) IaaS
7 3 (2.78%) PaaS
8 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.93%) npm
9 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) HTTP
2 10 (9.26%) DNS
3 9 (8.33%) 802.11
3 9 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 9 (8.33%) SNMP
3 9 (8.33%) VPN
4 8 (7.41%) DHCP
5 5 (4.63%) SAN
6 4 (3.70%) Internet
7 3 (2.78%) Firewall
7 3 (2.78%) Network Security
7 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.85%) LAN
8 2 (1.85%) VLAN
8 2 (1.85%) WAN
9 1 (0.93%) FTP
9 1 (0.93%) Intranet
9 1 (0.93%) IPsec
9 1 (0.93%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.48%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (6.48%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.70%) MySQL
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.93%) DB2
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Cucumber
2 10 (9.26%) NuGet
2 10 (9.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (9.26%) TeamCity
3 7 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (6.48%) Codeship
3 7 (6.48%) GoCD
3 7 (6.48%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.70%) InstallShield
5 4 (3.70%) MSI
6 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.78%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.93%) GitLab
8 1 (0.93%) gulp
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.93%) Subversion
8 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Legal
2 2 (1.85%) Marketing
2 2 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (23.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (21.30%) Tester
3 14 (12.96%) Automation Tester
4 13 (12.04%) Analyst
5 12 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Development Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Tester
8 8 (7.41%) Administrator
8 8 (7.41%) SCCM Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) DBA
9 5 (4.63%) Developer
9 5 (4.63%) DevOps Manager
9 5 (4.63%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.04%) .NET
2 9 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 9 (8.33%) Node.js
3 4 (3.70%) JSON
4 3 (2.78%) Web Services
5 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.85%) CSS
5 2 (1.85%) HTML
5 2 (1.85%) WSH
5 2 (1.85%) XML
6 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.93%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.93%) jQuery
6 1 (0.93%) Kafka
6 1 (0.93%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.93%) Middleware
6 1 (0.93%) REST
6 1 (0.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.96%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 9 (8.33%) Robotics
4 8 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.70%) PKI
6 3 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.78%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.93%) Fintech
8 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (52.78%) Windows
2 36 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 35 (32.41%) Linux
4 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 12 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.78%) Unix
7 2 (1.85%) Debian
7 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.93%) AIX
8 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) DevOps
2 34 (31.48%) Test Automation
3 30 (27.78%) ITIL
4 25 (23.15%) Project Management
5 24 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (14.81%) Configuration Management
8 15 (13.89%) Change Management
9 14 (12.96%) Acceptance Criteria
9 14 (12.96%) Test Scripting
10 12 (11.11%) SDLC
10 12 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
11 11 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.19%) Open Source
11 11 (10.19%) Release Automation
12 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Strategy
13 9 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (8.33%) Security Architecture
13 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.63%) Java
2 31 (28.70%) Python
3 24 (22.22%) VBScript
4 23 (21.30%) SQL
5 19 (17.59%) Ruby
6 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 15 (13.89%) Bash Shell
8 12 (11.11%) C#
9 9 (8.33%) C
9 9 (8.33%) Lua
10 7 (6.48%) Perl
10 7 (6.48%) PHP
11 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.63%) VB
12 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.93%) Go
13 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.96%) MCSE
3 11 (10.19%) MCP
4 10 (9.26%) Degree
5 9 (8.33%) CHECK Team Leader
5 9 (8.33%) CHECK Team Member
5 9 (8.33%) OSCP
6 8 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (4.63%) MCSA
8 4 (3.70%) MCSD
9 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.85%) MCITP
11 1 (0.93%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.93%) MCTS
11 1 (0.93%) OCP
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.93%) VCP5
11 1 (0.93%) VCP6
11 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.81%) Docker
4 13 (12.04%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (6.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (19.44%) Puppet
2 20 (18.52%) SCCM
3 18 (16.67%) Ansible
4 13 (12.04%) WSUS
5 11 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (6.48%) Capistrano
6 7 (6.48%) Pingdom
6 7 (6.48%) Salt
6 7 (6.48%) SCVMM
7 6 (5.56%) Backup Exec
7 6 (5.56%) SCOM
8 4 (3.70%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.85%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (1.85%) PowerCLI
10 2 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.93%) Packer
Vendors
1 54 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (29.63%) VMware
3 11 (10.19%) Citrix
4 8 (7.41%) Splunk
5 7 (6.48%) BMC
5 7 (6.48%) Rackspace
6 6 (5.56%) NetApp
7 5 (4.63%) IBM
8 4 (3.70%) Capita
8 4 (3.70%) HP
8 4 (3.70%) Ivanti
8 4 (3.70%) Oracle
9 3 (2.78%) McAfee
9 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.78%) Sophos
9 3 (2.78%) Symantec
10 2 (1.85%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (1.85%) Twitter
10 2 (1.85%) Veeam
11 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow