Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 172 145
Rank change year-on-year +113 -27 +31
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 171 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.48% 0.88% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.25% 2.23% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 132 25 45
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £64,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%

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 1848 1881 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.41% 39.62% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 1574 1557
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%

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 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 105 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 104 (60.82%) Windows
3 84 (49.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (48.54%) ITIL
5 65 (38.01%) VMware
6 53 (30.99%) DevOps
7 52 (30.41%) Windows Server
8 51 (29.82%) Linux
9 50 (29.24%) SQL Server
10 49 (28.65%) Active Directory
11 47 (27.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 46 (26.90%) VBScript
12 46 (26.90%) Java
13 45 (26.32%) SCCM
14 39 (22.81%) Test Automation
14 39 (22.81%) Change Management
15 36 (21.05%) Data Centre
16 35 (20.47%) Continuous Delivery
17 34 (19.88%) Configuration Management
17 34 (19.88%) Windows 7
17 34 (19.88%) Puppet
17 34 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (19.30%) SQL
19 32 (18.71%) Ansible
20 31 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
21 30 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (17.54%) Office 365
21 30 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
21 30 (17.54%) Windows 10
22 29 (16.96%) Citrix

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 16 (9.36%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.60%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (7.02%) IIS
4 7 (4.09%) CMS
4 7 (4.09%) Drupal
5 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.92%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.75%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.17%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 84 (49.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (17.54%) Office 365
4 18 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (8.19%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (6.43%) IaaS
6 11 (6.43%) PaaS
7 9 (5.26%) GitHub
7 9 (5.26%) SaaS
8 8 (4.68%) npm
9 7 (4.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (4.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (4.09%) Datadog
10 5 (2.92%) G Suite
11 2 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.87%) NetScaler
2 20 (11.70%) DNS
3 18 (10.53%) VPN
4 17 (9.94%) DHCP
5 11 (6.43%) SAN
6 10 (5.85%) 802.11
7 8 (4.68%) Firewall
7 8 (4.68%) Intranet
8 7 (4.09%) WAN
9 6 (3.51%) HTTP
10 5 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.92%) SNMP
11 4 (2.34%) MPLS
12 3 (1.75%) Skype
12 3 (1.75%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.75%) VLAN
13 2 (1.17%) LAN
13 2 (1.17%) NaaS
14 1 (0.58%) Internet
14 1 (0.58%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.09%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (4.09%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.75%) MySQL
4 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.58%) DB2
5 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 26 (15.20%) TeamCity
3 25 (14.62%) NuGet
4 18 (10.53%) InstallShield
4 18 (10.53%) MSI
5 8 (4.68%) gulp
5 8 (4.68%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (4.09%) Codeship
6 7 (4.09%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.09%) GoCD
6 7 (4.09%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.75%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.17%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.17%) JIRA
8 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.58%) Subversion
9 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (8.19%) Finance
2 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.75%) Law
3 3 (1.75%) Legal
4 2 (1.17%) Publishing
4 2 (1.17%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Local Government
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (23.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (18.71%) Analyst
3 26 (15.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
5 17 (9.94%) Development Engineer
6 13 (7.60%) Deployment Analyst
7 12 (7.02%) Applications Packager
7 12 (7.02%) Consultant
7 12 (7.02%) DBA
7 12 (7.02%) Tester
8 10 (5.85%) SQL DBA
9 9 (5.26%) Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
10 8 (4.68%) Architect
10 8 (4.68%) Lead Developer
10 8 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.68%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (4.68%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.11%) .NET
2 10 (5.85%) 802.1X
3 8 (4.68%) AngularJS
3 8 (4.68%) CSS
3 8 (4.68%) jQuery
3 8 (4.68%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (4.68%) LESS
3 8 (4.68%) Node.js
3 8 (4.68%) REST
3 8 (4.68%) Sass
4 2 (1.17%) JSON
4 2 (1.17%) XML
5 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.53%) Robotics
3 13 (7.60%) Public Cloud
4 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.68%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (4.68%) Virtual Team
6 7 (4.09%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.51%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.75%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.17%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.17%) iPad
9 2 (1.17%) iPhone
9 2 (1.17%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (1.17%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.58%) Clustering
10 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 104 (60.82%) Windows
2 52 (30.41%) Windows Server
3 51 (29.82%) Linux
4 34 (19.88%) Windows 7
4 34 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (17.54%) Windows 10
5 30 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.51%) Android
6 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.92%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.92%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (2.92%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.34%) Unix
9 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.58%) AIX
11 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (48.54%) ITIL
2 53 (30.99%) DevOps
3 39 (22.81%) Change Management
3 39 (22.81%) Test Automation
4 35 (20.47%) Continuous Delivery
5 34 (19.88%) Configuration Management
6 28 (16.37%) Project Management
6 28 (16.37%) SDLC
7 25 (14.62%) Target Operating Model
8 20 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.53%) Digital Transformation Strategy
9 18 (10.53%) Robotic Process Automation
10 17 (9.94%) Application Packaging
10 17 (9.94%) Service Management
11 16 (9.36%) Personalization
12 14 (8.19%) Open Source
12 14 (8.19%) Security Patching
12 14 (8.19%) Software Deployment
13 13 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (7.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (26.90%) Java
1 46 (26.90%) VBScript
2 33 (19.30%) SQL
3 28 (16.37%) Python
4 26 (15.20%) JavaScript
5 21 (12.28%) Bash Shell
6 16 (9.36%) Ruby
7 15 (8.77%) VB
8 14 (8.19%) C#
9 11 (6.43%) Perl
10 10 (5.85%) T-SQL
11 8 (4.68%) TypeScript
12 7 (4.09%) PHP
13 5 (2.92%) C
13 5 (2.92%) Lua
14 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.58%) C++
15 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.11%) MCSE
3 17 (9.94%) Degree
4 13 (7.60%) MCSA
5 10 (5.85%) MCSD
5 10 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.92%) CCNA
6 5 (2.92%) CHECK Team Leader
6 5 (2.92%) CHECK Team Member
6 5 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.92%) Master's Degree
6 5 (2.92%) OSCP
7 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.75%) MOS
8 1 (0.58%) OCP
8 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.26%) QA
2 7 (4.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) GCP
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 49 (28.65%) Active Directory
2 47 (27.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 21 (12.28%) Docker
5 19 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (4.68%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (3.51%) vSphere
10 4 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (1.75%) XenApp
11 3 (1.75%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (26.32%) SCCM
2 34 (19.88%) Puppet
3 32 (18.71%) Ansible
4 16 (9.36%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (7.02%) SCOM
5 12 (7.02%) WSUS
6 11 (6.43%) Salt
6 11 (6.43%) SCVMM
7 9 (5.26%) NetBackup
8 7 (4.09%) Capistrano
8 7 (4.09%) Pingdom
9 6 (3.51%) AirWatch
10 5 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
13 2 (1.17%) Jamf Pro
13 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 2 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (1.17%) SCDPM
14 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 105 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 65 (38.01%) VMware
3 29 (16.96%) Citrix
4 18 (10.53%) AppSense
4 18 (10.53%) NetApp
5 11 (6.43%) BMC
5 11 (6.43%) HP
6 10 (5.85%) Cisco
6 10 (5.85%) Dell
6 10 (5.85%) ServiceNow
6 10 (5.85%) Veeam
7 9 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 8 (4.68%) Symantec
9 7 (4.09%) EqualLogic
9 7 (4.09%) Nimble Storage
9 7 (4.09%) Rackspace
9 7 (4.09%) Splunk
9 7 (4.09%) Synology
10 6 (3.51%) McAfee
11 5 (2.92%) Google