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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 108 110
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 12 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.65% 1.22% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 3.24% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 9
Median salary £40,500 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.43% -2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 808 895 775
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 43.82% 37.73% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 687 777 695
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Birmingham

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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

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Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
3 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (52.00%) VMware
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (44.00%) MCSE
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (40.00%) SCCM
8 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
8 9 (36.00%) MS Office
9 8 (32.00%) ITIL
9 8 (32.00%) VBScript
9 8 (32.00%) Linux
9 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (32.00%) Retail
9 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
10 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (24.00%) Sentinel
11 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (24.00%) LAN
11 6 (24.00%) MCP

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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 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (36.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) SNMP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Capacity Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) CCTV
5 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (16.00%) AIX
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
5 4 (16.00%) Unix
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
1 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
6 1 (4.00%) Statistics
6 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) VBScript
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) MCSE
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) MCP
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (12.00%) MCSA
6 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
6 2 (8.00%) NCDA
6 2 (8.00%) NCIE
6 2 (8.00%) NCSA
6 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.00%) Firmware
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) NetApp
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos
5 1 (4.00%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago