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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 129 102
Rank change year-on-year +60 -27  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 63 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.20% 0.47% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.07% 1.49% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 8 36
Median salary £40,250 £53,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.41% +52.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,750 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1038 739 866
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 52.69% 31.64% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 898 612 771
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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

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

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Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 47 (61.84%) Windows
2 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
3 37 (48.68%) Active Directory
3 37 (48.68%) VMware
4 32 (42.11%) ITIL
5 27 (35.53%) SQL
5 27 (35.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (32.89%) SCCM
7 25 (32.89%) Windows 7
7 25 (32.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 25 (32.89%) MCSE
8 21 (27.63%) Windows 10
9 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 20 (26.32%) VBScript
9 20 (26.32%) Data Centre
10 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (23.68%) Windows Server
12 17 (22.37%) Hyper-V
13 16 (21.05%) MCSA
13 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
14 15 (19.74%) Degree
15 14 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (18.42%) Office 365
16 12 (15.79%) Linux
16 12 (15.79%) T-SQL
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (14.47%) SCOM
17 11 (14.47%) NetApp

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 (14.47%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.53%) IIS
4 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.63%) JBoss
6 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.32%) Drupal
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (18.42%) Office 365
3 9 (11.84%) PaaS
4 8 (10.53%) IaaS
4 8 (10.53%) SaaS
5 4 (5.26%) G Suite
6 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.95%) OpenShift
6 3 (3.95%) Yammer
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.32%) Apcera
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) DNS
2 9 (11.84%) DHCP
2 9 (11.84%) VPN
3 8 (10.53%) WAN
4 7 (9.21%) SAN
5 5 (6.58%) Firewall
5 5 (6.58%) LAN
6 4 (5.26%) 802.11
6 4 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.95%) MPLS
7 3 (3.95%) VLAN
8 2 (2.63%) SNMP
8 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.32%) NAS
9 1 (1.32%) VoIP
9 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.63%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) Power BI
7 1 (1.32%) QlikView
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) InstallShield
1 5 (6.58%) MSI
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Law
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) DBA
3 13 (17.11%) SQL DBA
4 11 (14.47%) Consultant
5 9 (11.84%) Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Deployment Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Architect
7 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Applications Packager
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) PC Support
8 4 (5.26%) SharePoint Specialist
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) ICT Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 4 (5.26%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
3 2 (2.63%) J2EE
3 2 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.32%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.32%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (1.32%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (1.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.95%) Clustering
4 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) CCTV
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.84%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Windows 7
3 21 (27.63%) Windows 10
4 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (23.68%) Windows Server
5 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (15.79%) Linux
7 6 (7.89%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.63%) AIX
9 2 (2.63%) Android
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Solaris
9 2 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) ITIL
2 14 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.21%) DevOps
4 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
4 7 (9.21%) Security Patching
4 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
5 6 (7.89%) Application Packaging
5 6 (7.89%) Change Management
5 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.89%) Migration
6 5 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.58%) Personalization
6 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.58%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) SQL
2 20 (26.32%) VBScript
3 12 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.58%) VB
6 3 (3.95%) C#
7 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.63%) Perl
7 2 (2.63%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.32%) PHP
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (32.89%) MCSE
3 16 (21.05%) MCSA
4 15 (19.74%) Degree
5 7 (9.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (7.89%) MCP
6 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.26%) CCNA
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (5.26%) Master's Degree
8 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.63%) NCDA
9 2 (2.63%) NCIE
9 2 (2.63%) NCSA
10 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (48.68%) Active Directory
2 26 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.37%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (7.89%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.95%) Docker
6 3 (3.95%) vSphere
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (32.89%) SCCM
2 11 (14.47%) SCOM
3 6 (7.89%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.58%) Puppet
4 5 (6.58%) WSUS
5 4 (5.26%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.63%) Ansible
7 2 (2.63%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
2 37 (48.68%) VMware
3 11 (14.47%) NetApp
4 8 (10.53%) Cisco
4 8 (10.53%) HP
5 6 (7.89%) Dell
6 5 (6.58%) AppSense
6 5 (6.58%) Citrix
7 4 (5.26%) EqualLogic
7 4 (5.26%) Google
7 4 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (5.26%) Synology
7 4 (5.26%) Veeam
8 3 (3.95%) EMC
8 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.95%) Symantec
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.32%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Electro-comm
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 7 days ago