Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 61 177
Rank change year-on-year -58 +116 -34
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 67 173 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.88% 4.54% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.66% 9.48% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 129 27
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £34,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,800 £55,500 £63,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +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 1,438 1,824 1,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 40.45% 47.87% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,194 1,571 1,565
Birmingham median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 45 (67.16%) SQL
2 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
3 37 (55.22%) Windows
4 33 (49.25%) VMware
5 29 (43.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (37.31%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (35.82%) Data Centre
8 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (29.85%) VBScript
10 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
10 20 (29.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (29.85%) SCCM
11 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
11 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Office
12 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (25.37%) MCSE
14 16 (23.88%) SAN
14 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
14 16 (23.88%) WSUS
14 16 (23.88%) Windows 10
14 16 (23.88%) GDPR
15 15 (22.39%) Computer Science Degree
15 15 (22.39%) Office 365
15 15 (22.39%) Windows 7
15 15 (22.39%) Bash Shell
15 15 (22.39%) Degree
15 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
15 15 (22.39%) Data Protection

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 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.49%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (22.39%) Office 365
3 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (8.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (7.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (7.46%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (7.46%) Amazon S3
5 5 (7.46%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (7.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (7.46%) AWS CloudTrail
5 5 (7.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) Azure Functions
6 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.99%) IaaS
6 2 (2.99%) PaaS
6 2 (2.99%) Serverless
7 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) SAN
2 14 (20.90%) Firewall
3 11 (16.42%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (13.43%) VLAN
5 8 (11.94%) IPsec
5 8 (11.94%) IPv6
5 8 (11.94%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (11.94%) VSAN
6 5 (7.46%) DNS
6 5 (7.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.99%) DHCP
7 2 (2.99%) Internet
8 1 (1.49%) BGP
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.49%) DMZ
8 1 (1.49%) MPLS
8 1 (1.49%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.49%) SSL
8 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (7.46%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.97%) DB2
5 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.99%) MySQL
8 1 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) SCCM Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Implementation Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) DBA
4 7 (10.45%) SQL DBA
5 6 (8.96%) Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior DBA
7 4 (5.97%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (4.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) Web Services
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.48%) REST
3 2 (2.99%) jQuery
3 2 (2.99%) JSON
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) HTML
4 1 (1.49%) HTML5
4 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.49%) RESTful
4 1 (1.49%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.49%) WCF
4 1 (1.49%) WPF
4 1 (1.49%) WSH
4 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (35.82%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.94%) Fat Client
3 8 (11.94%) HP StoreVirtual
3 8 (11.94%) Thin Client
4 7 (10.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (7.46%) Private Cloud
5 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) VLE
7 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 37 (55.22%) Windows
2 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
3 16 (23.88%) Windows 10
4 15 (22.39%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.94%) Linux
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
4 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
4 15 (22.39%) Data Protection
4 15 (22.39%) ITIL
5 13 (19.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (17.91%) Project Management
7 10 (14.93%) Service Management
8 9 (13.43%) DevOps
9 8 (11.94%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (8.96%) ITIL V3
10 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
10 6 (8.96%) Problem Management
11 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
11 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
12 4 (5.97%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) SQL
2 20 (29.85%) VBScript
3 15 (22.39%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.93%) C#
5 5 (7.46%) Python
5 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.97%) VB
7 3 (4.48%) C
8 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (25.37%) MCSE
3 15 (22.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (22.39%) Degree
3 15 (22.39%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) CCNP
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) MCTS
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) GDPR
2 7 (10.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.90%) vSphere
4 13 (19.40%) Hyper-V
5 11 (16.42%) XenDesktop
6 8 (11.94%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (11.94%) Terminal Services
6 8 (11.94%) VMware NSX
6 8 (11.94%) XenApp
7 5 (7.46%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.49%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.49%) Docker
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (29.85%) SCCM
2 16 (23.88%) WSUS
3 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.96%) Ansible
4 6 (8.96%) Puppet
5 5 (7.46%) Terraform
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.99%) Grafana
8 2 (2.99%) Prometheus
9 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
2 33 (49.25%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco
4 11 (16.42%) Citrix
4 11 (16.42%) Dell
4 11 (16.42%) HP
4 11 (16.42%) NetApp
5 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.94%) Dell Compellent
6 8 (11.94%) SonicWALL
7 4 (5.97%) Informatica
7 4 (5.97%) Oracle
7 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.99%) Nintex
10 1 (1.49%) Google
10 1 (1.49%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.49%) Remedy
10 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.49%) Veeam