Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 86 149
Rank change year-on-year -4 +63 +7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 98 121 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.11% 3.19% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.37% 7.43% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62 76 23
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,875 £30,469
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £54,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.38% -5.88% +6.25%

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 1,171 1,629 1,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 37.10% 42.96% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1,348 1,448
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% -
10th Percentile £28,725 £27,319 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 68 (69.39%) Windows
2 61 (62.24%) Active Directory
3 57 (58.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (54.08%) Microsoft
5 51 (52.04%) Office 365
6 44 (44.90%) VMware
7 42 (42.86%) Windows Server
8 39 (39.80%) SQL
9 37 (37.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (32.65%) MCSE
11 30 (30.61%) ITIL
11 30 (30.61%) SCCM
12 29 (29.59%) DNS
12 29 (29.59%) Project Management
13 28 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
14 26 (26.53%) Citrix
15 24 (24.49%) DHCP
16 23 (23.47%) Migration
17 21 (21.43%) VBScript
17 21 (21.43%) SharePoint
17 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
18 19 (19.39%) Line Management
18 19 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (19.39%) Bash Shell
18 19 (19.39%) Linux
18 19 (19.39%) Cisco
18 19 (19.39%) Clustering
19 18 (18.37%) 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 21 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 15 (15.31%) Skype for Business
3 10 (10.20%) MS Exchange
4 8 (8.16%) CMS
5 5 (5.10%) IIS
6 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.04%) JBoss
7 2 (2.04%) WildFly
8 1 (1.02%) Anypoint
8 1 (1.02%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.02%) Mule
8 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.02%) ArchiCAD
2 1 (1.02%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.02%) MicroStation
2 1 (1.02%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Workfront
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.02%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 57 (58.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (52.04%) Office 365
3 11 (11.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (11.22%) PaaS
4 10 (10.20%) IaaS
5 9 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (7.14%) Azure Functions
6 7 (7.14%) Serverless
7 6 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (5.10%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 5 (5.10%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (2.04%) GitHub
9 2 (2.04%) OneDrive
9 2 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.59%) DNS
2 24 (24.49%) DHCP
3 17 (17.35%) Firewall
4 15 (15.31%) Skype
5 14 (14.29%) SAN
6 9 (9.18%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (8.16%) LAN
7 8 (8.16%) WAN
8 7 (7.14%) PBX
8 7 (7.14%) Unified Communications
9 5 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.10%) VPN
10 4 (4.08%) NAS
10 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
10 4 (4.08%) VLAN
11 3 (3.06%) Wireless
12 2 (2.04%) BIG-IP
12 2 (2.04%) IPsec
12 2 (2.04%) IPv6
12 2 (2.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (9.18%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.02%) GIS
4 1 (1.02%) MySQL
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.02%) QGIS
4 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.02%) Redis
4 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.06%) MSI
6 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.02%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.02%) GitLab
7 1 (1.02%) JIRA
7 1 (1.02%) Selenium
7 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Legal
3 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Automotive
4 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) SCCM Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 14 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) PowerShell Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) IT Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) .NET
2 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.10%) JSON
2 5 (5.10%) SAML
3 4 (4.08%) CSS
3 4 (4.08%) HTML
4 3 (3.06%) Web Services
5 2 (2.04%) LDAP
5 2 (2.04%) React
5 2 (2.04%) WSH
6 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.02%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.02%) Apache NiFi
6 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.02%) LAMP
6 1 (1.02%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.02%) LINQ
6 1 (1.02%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.02%) WCF
6 1 (1.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 19 (19.39%) Clustering
3 17 (17.35%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.08%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.08%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (69.39%) Windows
2 42 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 19 (19.39%) Linux
4 18 (18.37%) Windows 10
5 16 (16.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.04%) CentOS
8 2 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (2.04%) SUSE
9 1 (1.02%) Android
9 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) ITIL
2 29 (29.59%) Project Management
3 23 (23.47%) Migration
4 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 19 (19.39%) Line Management
6 18 (18.37%) Data Protection
7 17 (17.35%) Change Management
7 17 (17.35%) Configuration Management
8 16 (16.33%) Service Management
9 15 (15.31%) Incident Management
9 15 (15.31%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 13 (13.27%) Computer Science
12 9 (9.18%) Presales
13 8 (8.16%) DevOps
13 8 (8.16%) Problem Management
14 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
14 7 (7.14%) Open Source
15 6 (6.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.80%) SQL
2 21 (21.43%) VBScript
3 19 (19.39%) Bash Shell
4 8 (8.16%) C#
5 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.10%) Python
6 3 (3.06%) Java
6 3 (3.06%) PHP
7 2 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.02%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (37.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (32.65%) MCSE
3 16 (16.33%) MCSA
4 15 (15.31%) Degree
5 13 (13.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (13.27%) MCP
6 12 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.02%) CCNA
7 1 (1.02%) CCNP
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.02%) MCTS
7 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) GDPR
2 8 (8.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 61 (62.24%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.31%) Hyper-V
4 12 (12.24%) Docker
5 11 (11.22%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.16%) vSphere
7 7 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (6.12%) XenApp
9 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (4.08%) KVM
11 2 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (2.04%) NLBS
11 2 (2.04%) Xen
12 1 (1.02%) UAG
Systems Management
1 30 (30.61%) SCCM
2 18 (18.37%) WSUS
3 12 (12.24%) Failover Clustering
4 11 (11.22%) Puppet
5 10 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (9.18%) Terraform
7 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (8.16%) NetBackup
8 7 (7.14%) Ansible
8 7 (7.14%) Kubernetes
9 5 (5.10%) FortiGate
9 5 (5.10%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (4.08%) SCOM
11 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
11 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (3.06%) Packer
12 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 53 (54.08%) Microsoft
2 44 (44.90%) VMware
3 26 (26.53%) Citrix
4 19 (19.39%) Cisco
5 12 (12.24%) Veeam
6 10 (10.20%) CheckPoint
7 9 (9.18%) NetApp
8 7 (7.14%) Dell
8 7 (7.14%) HP
9 6 (6.12%) Oracle
10 5 (5.10%) arcserve
10 5 (5.10%) CommVault
10 5 (5.10%) Ivanti
11 4 (4.08%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.06%) Remedy
12 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.04%) F5
13 2 (2.04%) McAfee
13 2 (2.04%) SonicWALL
13 2 (2.04%) Trend Micro