Period
to 1 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 1 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > Midlands
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 88 144
Rank change year-on-year +29 +56 -12
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 214 379 297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.50% 3.38% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.38% 7.23% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 182 363 257
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +9.41%
10th Percentile £26,325 £31,250 £30,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,275
% change year-on-year +9.52% +0.43% +4.55%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,555 5,239 6,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 53.73% 46.76% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,162 4,599 5,047
Median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% +5.00%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in the Midlands.

Salary trend for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in the Midlands over the 6 months to 1 December 2020.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 1 December 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +45 181 £50,000 - 45
East Midlands -7 32 £39,250 -7.65% 24
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 134 (62.62%) Azure
2 105 (49.07%) Windows
3 91 (42.52%) Microsoft
4 76 (35.51%) SQL
5 75 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (34.11%) DevOps
7 64 (29.91%) VMware
8 57 (26.64%) Windows Server
9 56 (26.17%) Linux
10 55 (25.70%) Docker
11 53 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 51 (23.83%) SQL Server
13 50 (23.36%) Bash Shell
14 49 (22.90%) Ansible
14 49 (22.90%) Python
15 48 (22.43%) Terraform
16 47 (21.96%) Office 365
17 46 (21.50%) Active Directory
18 41 (19.16%) Kubernetes
19 40 (18.69%) AWS
19 40 (18.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 39 (18.22%) .NET
21 38 (17.76%) Hyper-V
21 38 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
22 36 (16.82%) C#
23 34 (15.89%) JavaScript
23 34 (15.89%) PaaS
24 32 (14.95%) GitHub
25 31 (14.49%) Jenkins
26 30 (14.02%) T-SQL

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 24 (11.21%) IIS
2 11 (5.14%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.74%) Confluence
5 7 (3.27%) GlassFish
5 7 (3.27%) JBoss
5 7 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.27%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.93%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 134 (62.62%) Azure
2 47 (21.96%) Office 365
3 40 (18.69%) AWS
4 34 (15.89%) PaaS
5 32 (14.95%) GitHub
6 16 (7.48%) GCP
7 14 (6.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (3.74%) IaaS
9 8 (3.74%) npm
9 8 (3.74%) Power Platform
9 8 (3.74%) SaaS
10 6 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (2.80%) Serverless
11 5 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (2.34%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (2.34%) Amazon S3
11 5 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (2.34%) Power Automate
11 5 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.75%) Firewall
2 17 (7.94%) VPN
3 15 (7.01%) DHCP
3 15 (7.01%) DNS
4 12 (5.61%) Internet
5 11 (5.14%) LAN
5 11 (5.14%) SAN
6 10 (4.67%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (2.34%) HTTP
8 5 (2.34%) WAN
8 5 (2.34%) Wireless
9 4 (1.87%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.87%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.87%) SMTP
9 4 (1.87%) SNMP
9 4 (1.87%) VLAN
10 3 (1.40%) NAS
10 3 (1.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.21%) Redis
5 8 (3.74%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (3.74%) Cosmos DB
6 7 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (2.80%) Big Data
8 5 (2.34%) MySQL
8 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.40%) Power BI
10 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (14.49%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.75%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.28%) JIRA
4 18 (8.41%) TeamCity
4 18 (8.41%) Visual Studio
5 14 (6.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (4.67%) GitLab
7 8 (3.74%) gulp
7 8 (3.74%) jspm
7 8 (3.74%) Moq
7 8 (3.74%) MSTest
7 8 (3.74%) NUnit
7 8 (3.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.27%) Apache Archiva
8 7 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (3.27%) Bitbucket
8 7 (3.27%) JUnit
8 7 (3.27%) Mockito
8 7 (3.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (6.54%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Law
3 7 (3.27%) Games
4 5 (2.34%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.34%) Publishing
5 3 (1.40%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (17.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (13.55%) Developer
3 24 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (9.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 20 (9.35%) Analyst
5 20 (9.35%) Azure Engineer
5 20 (9.35%) IT Engineer
6 16 (7.48%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (7.01%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Platform Engineer
9 12 (5.61%) IT Support
10 11 (5.14%) Azure DevOps
10 11 (5.14%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (4.67%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.21%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Junior
12 9 (4.21%) Lead DevOps
12 9 (4.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.74%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.22%) .NET
2 26 (12.15%) AngularJS
3 25 (11.68%) React
4 24 (11.21%) REST
5 22 (10.28%) CSS
6 20 (9.35%) HTML
7 15 (7.01%) jQuery
8 14 (6.54%) Ajax
8 14 (6.54%) JSON
9 12 (5.61%) ASP.NET
9 12 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (5.61%) WCF
10 11 (5.14%) .NET Framework
10 11 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (5.14%) Sass
10 11 (5.14%) YAML
11 10 (4.67%) Spring
11 10 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (3.74%) Entity Framework
12 8 (3.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.67%) User Experience
4 6 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.34%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.34%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.34%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.87%) Blog
6 4 (1.87%) Clustering
6 4 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.87%) PlayStation
6 4 (1.87%) Replication
6 4 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.87%) Social Media
7 2 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 105 (49.07%) Windows
2 57 (26.64%) Windows Server
3 56 (26.17%) Linux
4 17 (7.94%) Unix
5 16 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (6.54%) Windows Server 2016
7 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (4.21%) Windows 10
9 8 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.27%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.27%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (2.80%) Android
12 3 (1.40%) CentOS
13 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (34.11%) DevOps
3 40 (18.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 38 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (14.02%) ITIL
6 29 (13.55%) Infrastructure as Code
7 28 (13.08%) Microservices
8 27 (12.62%) SDLC
9 24 (11.21%) Scrum
10 23 (10.75%) MVC
11 21 (9.81%) TDD
12 20 (9.35%) Mentoring
13 19 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (8.41%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (7.94%) High Availability
15 17 (7.94%) Information Security
16 16 (7.48%) Analytics
16 16 (7.48%) Collaborative Working
16 16 (7.48%) Pair Programming
17 15 (7.01%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.51%) SQL
2 50 (23.36%) Bash Shell
3 49 (22.90%) Python
4 36 (16.82%) C#
5 34 (15.89%) JavaScript
6 30 (14.02%) T-SQL
7 19 (8.88%) Java
8 9 (4.21%) Perl
9 7 (3.27%) Java 8
10 6 (2.80%) PHP
10 6 (2.80%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.80%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.34%) VBScript
12 4 (1.87%) C++
12 4 (1.87%) Ruby
12 4 (1.87%) VB
13 3 (1.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.93%) Go
15 1 (0.47%) Korn
15 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (9.81%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.41%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.61%) MCSE
5 11 (5.14%) Degree
6 10 (4.67%) MCSA
6 10 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.80%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.34%) RHCE
9 4 (1.87%) CISSP
9 4 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.87%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (1.40%) GCIH
10 3 (1.40%) SANS
10 3 (1.40%) VCP5
10 3 (1.40%) VCP6
11 2 (0.93%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.93%) ISSAP
11 2 (0.93%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.80%) GPG13
3 3 (1.40%) BS25999
3 3 (1.40%) GDPR
3 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.40%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (25.70%) Docker
2 53 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (21.50%) Active Directory
4 38 (17.76%) Hyper-V
5 13 (6.07%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (5.14%) XenApp
7 10 (4.67%) vSphere
8 8 (3.74%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.80%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.87%) BitLocker
11 4 (1.87%) NFS
12 2 (0.93%) Cygwin
12 2 (0.93%) Firmware
12 2 (0.93%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 49 (22.90%) Ansible
2 48 (22.43%) Terraform
3 41 (19.16%) Kubernetes
4 29 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (12.62%) Puppet
6 17 (7.94%) SCCM
7 8 (3.74%) WSUS
8 6 (2.80%) Rancher
9 5 (2.34%) MIIS
9 5 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.34%) Packer
9 5 (2.34%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.87%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.40%) SCOM
11 3 (1.40%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.93%) Simpana
12 2 (0.93%) vRealize
13 1 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 91 (42.52%) Microsoft
2 64 (29.91%) VMware
3 19 (8.88%) Oracle
4 18 (8.41%) Citrix
5 15 (7.01%) Cisco
6 11 (5.14%) Veeam
7 10 (4.67%) Google
7 10 (4.67%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.21%) Dell
8 9 (4.21%) HP
8 9 (4.21%) IBM
9 8 (3.74%) NetApp
9 8 (3.74%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.74%) Symantec
10 7 (3.27%) Apple
10 7 (3.27%) CommVault
10 7 (3.27%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.34%) AppDynamics
11 5 (2.34%) EMC
12 4 (1.87%) Isilon