Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 62 180
Rank change year-on-year -60 +118 -44
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 75 163 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.04% 4.28% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 8.43% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 52 129 23
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +18.06%
10th Percentile £35,750 £29,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,800 £58,750 £64,500
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% - +13.33%

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 1,548 1,934 1,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.16% 50.76% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,310 1,666 1,494
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,575
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,625 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 50 (66.67%) Windows
1 50 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 47 (62.67%) SQL
3 43 (57.33%) VMware
4 36 (48.00%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (37.33%) SCCM
5 28 (37.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (36.00%) Data Centre
6 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
6 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 25 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 24 (32.00%) Windows 10
8 24 (32.00%) VBScript
9 23 (30.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (29.33%) Windows Server
10 22 (29.33%) SAN
10 22 (29.33%) MCSE
10 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
11 21 (28.00%) Degree
11 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
11 21 (28.00%) MCP
11 21 (28.00%) Windows 7
11 21 (28.00%) Computer Science Degree
12 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (25.33%) Hyper-V
14 18 (24.00%) Office 365
14 18 (24.00%) Firewall
15 17 (22.67%) Cisco

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 15 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) Moodle
Applications
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.00%) Office 365
3 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (6.67%) AWS CloudTrail
4 5 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) SAN
2 18 (24.00%) Firewall
3 15 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (10.67%) IPsec
4 8 (10.67%) IPv6
4 8 (10.67%) Spanning Tree
4 8 (10.67%) VLAN
4 8 (10.67%) VSAN
5 5 (6.67%) DNS
5 5 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.00%) LAN
6 3 (4.00%) WAN
7 2 (2.67%) Internet
7 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.67%) NAS
7 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.33%) BGP
8 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.33%) MPLS
8 1 (1.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.33%) DB2
5 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.67%) AdminStudio
5 2 (2.67%) Hudson
6 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) DBA
7 6 (8.00%) Developer
7 6 (8.00%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.67%) Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) Web Services
2 4 (5.33%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.33%) jQuery
3 3 (4.00%) REST
3 3 (4.00%) XML
4 2 (2.67%) CAML
4 2 (2.67%) CSS
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) JSON
4 2 (2.67%) LINQ
4 2 (2.67%) React
4 2 (2.67%) XSLT
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (48.00%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (36.00%) Data Centre
3 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.67%) Fat Client
4 8 (10.67%) HP StoreVirtual
4 8 (10.67%) Thin Client
5 5 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 5 (6.67%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.67%) VLE
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (66.67%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) Windows 10
3 22 (29.33%) Windows Server
4 21 (28.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (2.67%) VMS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
4 17 (22.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (17.33%) ITIL
6 11 (14.67%) DevOps
7 10 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 9 (12.00%) Project Management
8 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.67%) Server Virtualisation
10 7 (9.33%) Service Management
11 6 (8.00%) ITIL V3
11 6 (8.00%) Load Balancing
11 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.00%) TOGAF
12 5 (6.67%) Coaching
12 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (5.33%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 47 (62.67%) SQL
2 24 (32.00%) VBScript
3 16 (21.33%) Bash Shell
4 9 (12.00%) C#
5 5 (6.67%) Python
5 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.67%) VB
6 3 (4.00%) C
6 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (29.33%) MCSE
3 21 (28.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (28.00%) Degree
3 21 (28.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) CCNA
4 1 (1.33%) CCNP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCTS
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) GDPR
1 11 (14.67%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (25.33%) Hyper-V
4 17 (22.67%) vSphere
5 15 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 8 (10.67%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (10.67%) Terminal Services
6 8 (10.67%) VMware NSX
6 8 (10.67%) XenApp
7 5 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.00%) BitLocker
8 3 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (37.33%) SCCM
2 14 (18.67%) WSUS
3 9 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.00%) Ansible
4 6 (8.00%) Puppet
5 5 (6.67%) Terraform
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (2.67%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.67%) Grafana
7 2 (2.67%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 43 (57.33%) VMware
3 17 (22.67%) Cisco
4 15 (20.00%) Citrix
4 15 (20.00%) Dell
4 15 (20.00%) HP
4 15 (20.00%) NetApp
5 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.67%) Dell Compellent
6 8 (10.67%) SonicWALL
7 4 (5.33%) Informatica
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle
7 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.67%) Nintex
10 1 (1.33%) Avaya
10 1 (1.33%) Google
10 1 (1.33%) Juniper
10 1 (1.33%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.33%) Veeam