Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 76 186
Rank change year-on-year -19 +110 -58
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 106 136 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.74% 3.47% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.39% 6.83% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 67 115 27
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +26.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £58,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1,659 1,992 1,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.87% 50.86% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,705 1,354
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,325
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £59,625
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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 77 (72.64%) Windows
2 66 (62.26%) Microsoft
3 63 (59.43%) VMware
4 49 (46.23%) SQL
5 47 (44.34%) Active Directory
5 47 (44.34%) SCCM
6 40 (37.74%) Microsoft Office
7 39 (36.79%) VBScript
7 39 (36.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (36.79%) Self-Motivation
8 38 (35.85%) Windows 10
8 38 (35.85%) MCSE
8 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (33.96%) Root Cause Analysis
10 35 (33.02%) MCP
11 34 (32.08%) Data Centre
12 33 (31.13%) Software Engineering
12 33 (31.13%) Degree
13 32 (30.19%) Computer Science
13 32 (30.19%) Windows 7
13 32 (30.19%) Computer Science Degree
14 31 (29.25%) Windows Server
14 31 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (24.53%) Office 365
16 25 (23.58%) Hyper-V
17 23 (21.70%) Microsoft Azure
17 23 (21.70%) SAN
18 20 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 19 (17.92%) 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 14 (13.21%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.77%) IIS
5 2 (1.89%) Apache
5 2 (1.89%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (37.74%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.53%) Office 365
2 23 (21.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.83%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.89%) SaaS
6 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.70%) SAN
2 16 (15.09%) Firewall
3 15 (14.15%) DNS
4 12 (11.32%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (9.43%) DHCP
5 10 (9.43%) VLAN
6 8 (7.55%) IPsec
6 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.66%) IPv6
7 6 (5.66%) Spanning Tree
7 6 (5.66%) VSAN
8 4 (3.77%) SSL
9 3 (2.83%) Internet
9 3 (2.83%) LAN
9 3 (2.83%) NAS
9 3 (2.83%) WAN
10 2 (1.89%) FTP
10 2 (1.89%) HTTP
10 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.94%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.77%) DB2
5 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.83%) MySQL
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.94%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.60%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.89%) AdminStudio
5 2 (1.89%) Hudson
5 2 (1.89%) Selenium
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (0.94%) Chocolatey
6 1 (0.94%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.94%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (14.15%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) SCCM Engineer
2 17 (16.04%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 12 (11.32%) Analyst
3 12 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Administrator
5 9 (8.49%) Implementation Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.55%) DBA
6 8 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) SQL DBA
7 7 (6.60%) Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Senior Implementation Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) IT Support
8 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) IT Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) .NET
1 6 (5.66%) Web Services
2 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.77%) WSH
3 3 (2.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.89%) CAML
4 2 (1.89%) CSS
4 2 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.89%) HTML
4 2 (1.89%) Kafka
4 2 (1.89%) LINQ
4 2 (1.89%) React
4 2 (1.89%) XML
4 2 (1.89%) XSLT
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.94%) REST
5 1 (0.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (36.79%) Self-Motivation
2 34 (32.08%) Data Centre
3 32 (30.19%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.66%) Clustering
4 6 (5.66%) Fat Client
4 6 (5.66%) HP StoreVirtual
4 6 (5.66%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.77%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.83%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (1.89%) Fintech
7 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.89%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.94%) EFT
8 1 (0.94%) EPoS
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 77 (72.64%) Windows
2 38 (35.85%) Windows 10
3 32 (30.19%) Windows 7
4 31 (29.25%) Windows Server
5 13 (12.26%) Linux
6 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.72%) Unix
10 4 (3.77%) VMS
11 3 (2.83%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.94%) Debian
12 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.96%) Root Cause Analysis
3 33 (31.13%) Software Engineering
4 20 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (13.21%) DevOps
6 12 (11.32%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.55%) Coaching
8 8 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.55%) Open Source
8 8 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.60%) ITIL
10 6 (5.66%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.66%) High Availability
10 6 (5.66%) Patch Management
10 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.66%) Project Management
10 6 (5.66%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (4.72%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (46.23%) SQL
2 39 (36.79%) VBScript
3 17 (16.04%) Bash Shell
4 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.43%) VB
5 9 (8.49%) C#
6 5 (4.72%) Python
7 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.83%) C
8 3 (2.83%) Ruby
9 2 (1.89%) Go
9 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (36.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (35.85%) MCSE
3 35 (33.02%) MCP
4 33 (31.13%) Degree
5 32 (30.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.89%) MCSA
7 1 (0.94%) CCNA
7 1 (0.94%) CCNP
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.94%) MCTS
7 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.09%) SLA
2 6 (5.66%) GDPR
3 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (44.34%) Active Directory
2 31 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (23.58%) Hyper-V
4 13 (12.26%) vSphere
5 12 (11.32%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.66%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (5.66%) Terminal Services
6 6 (5.66%) VMware NSX
6 6 (5.66%) XenApp
7 5 (4.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.77%) Docker
9 3 (2.83%) BitLocker
9 3 (2.83%) Firmware
10 2 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (44.34%) SCCM
2 14 (13.21%) WSUS
3 7 (6.60%) Puppet
4 6 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.77%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.89%) Ambari
7 2 (1.89%) Cacti
7 2 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.89%) Grafana
7 2 (1.89%) Kibana
7 2 (1.89%) logstash
7 2 (1.89%) Nagios
7 2 (1.89%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.89%) Terraform
8 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.94%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.94%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 66 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 63 (59.43%) VMware
3 19 (17.92%) Cisco
4 16 (15.09%) Citrix
4 16 (15.09%) NetApp
5 12 (11.32%) Dell
5 12 (11.32%) HP
6 10 (9.43%) Oracle
7 7 (6.60%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.66%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (5.66%) SonicWALL
9 5 (4.72%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.77%) Informatica
11 3 (2.83%) BMC
11 3 (2.83%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.83%) Remedy
11 3 (2.83%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.89%) Meraki
12 2 (1.89%) Nimble Storage