Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Windows PowerShell
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 174 198
Rank change year-on-year +43 +24 +64
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 360 295 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.35% 1.65% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 3.44% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 275 206 207
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,375 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.06%

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 8184 8566 9059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 53.34% 47.90% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7060 7161 7925
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in the Midlands.

Salary trend for PowerShell in the Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +78 282 £42,500 - 19
East Midlands -21 78 £40,000 -11.11% 10
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 213 (59.17%) Windows
2 200 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 138 (38.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 125 (34.72%) Active Directory
5 119 (33.06%) Windows Server
6 114 (31.67%) VMware
7 102 (28.33%) ITIL
8 97 (26.94%) SQL Server
9 90 (25.00%) SCCM
10 87 (24.17%) Linux
11 85 (23.61%) SQL
12 80 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (22.22%) DevOps
13 74 (20.56%) Office 365
14 70 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
15 66 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
16 63 (17.50%) VBScript
17 58 (16.11%) DNS
18 57 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
19 54 (15.00%) Hyper-V
20 53 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
20 53 (14.72%) Configuration Management
20 53 (14.72%) Change Management
20 53 (14.72%) Windows 10
21 52 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
22 51 (14.17%) Test Automation
22 51 (14.17%) Project Management
22 51 (14.17%) Python
23 50 (13.89%) Java
23 50 (13.89%) JavaScript

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 30 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.78%) IIS
3 25 (6.94%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (3.89%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (2.50%) Apache
7 9 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.94%) CMS
9 7 (1.94%) Drupal
10 6 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.67%) JBoss
11 4 (1.11%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.56%) Confluence
14 1 (0.28%) K2 blackpearl
14 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.39%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) Workfront
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 138 (38.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (20.56%) Office 365
3 66 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (6.67%) IaaS
5 22 (6.11%) PaaS
6 18 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (4.44%) SaaS
8 15 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (4.17%) GitHub
9 8 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (2.22%) npm
10 7 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (1.94%) Datadog
11 5 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.39%) G Suite
12 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.83%) Yammer
13 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 58 (16.11%) DNS
2 41 (11.39%) DHCP
3 35 (9.72%) SAN
4 26 (7.22%) Firewall
5 24 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 24 (6.67%) VPN
6 16 (4.44%) Skype
7 12 (3.33%) WAN
8 11 (3.06%) Internet
9 10 (2.78%) HTTP
10 9 (2.50%) 802.11
10 9 (2.50%) MPLS
10 9 (2.50%) NAS
10 9 (2.50%) TCP/IP
11 8 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (2.22%) Intranet
12 7 (1.94%) SNMP
13 6 (1.67%) IPv6
13 6 (1.67%) Network Security
14 5 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (26.94%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.22%) MySQL
6 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (1.94%) SQLPlus
8 4 (1.11%) EDRMS
8 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.56%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 41 (11.39%) TeamCity
2 33 (9.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 28 (7.78%) NuGet
4 23 (6.39%) Visual Studio
5 20 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 19 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (5.00%) InstallShield
7 18 (5.00%) MSI
8 10 (2.78%) Git (software)
9 8 (2.22%) gulp
10 7 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.94%) Codeship
10 7 (1.94%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.94%) GoCD
10 7 (1.94%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.11%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.56%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.56%) Selenium
12 2 (0.56%) Subversion
12 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (6.94%) Retail
2 22 (6.11%) Finance
3 7 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.39%) Automotive
5 4 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.83%) Law
6 3 (0.83%) Legal
7 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Local Government
7 2 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (15.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (13.06%) Analyst
3 39 (10.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (7.50%) Consultant
5 26 (7.22%) Developer
6 25 (6.94%) Architect
7 21 (5.83%) Operations Engineer
8 18 (5.00%) DBA
8 18 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
9 17 (4.72%) Administrator
9 17 (4.72%) Development Engineer
9 17 (4.72%) SharePoint Developer
9 17 (4.72%) Support Engineer
10 15 (4.17%) Applications Packager
11 14 (3.89%) Desktop Support
12 13 (3.61%) Deployment Analyst
12 13 (3.61%) IT Engineer
12 13 (3.61%) IT Support
12 13 (3.61%) SQL DBA
13 12 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.22%) .NET
2 24 (6.67%) CSS
3 17 (4.72%) HTML
4 11 (3.06%) WAP
4 11 (3.06%) Web Services
5 10 (2.78%) jQuery
5 10 (2.78%) REST
6 9 (2.50%) 802.1X
6 9 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 9 (2.50%) JSON
7 8 (2.22%) HTML5
7 8 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (2.22%) LESS
7 8 (2.22%) Sass
7 8 (2.22%) XML
8 7 (1.94%) CSS3
8 7 (1.94%) Node.js
9 6 (1.67%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.83%) SOAP
10 3 (0.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.78%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.00%) Robotics
4 16 (4.44%) Public Cloud
5 15 (4.17%) Clustering
6 10 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.50%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.22%) EPoS
8 8 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.67%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.67%) PKI
10 6 (1.67%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.39%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.39%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.11%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.83%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 213 (59.17%) Windows
2 119 (33.06%) Windows Server
3 87 (24.17%) Linux
4 70 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (14.72%) Windows 10
7 48 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.06%) Unix
10 8 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 8 (2.22%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.94%) Android
12 5 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (1.39%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.11%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.28%) AIX
16 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (28.33%) ITIL
2 80 (22.22%) DevOps
3 53 (14.72%) Change Management
3 53 (14.72%) Configuration Management
4 52 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (14.17%) Project Management
5 51 (14.17%) Test Automation
6 48 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 46 (12.78%) SDLC
8 32 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (8.61%) Service Management
10 27 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
11 25 (6.94%) Target Operating Model
12 21 (5.83%) Digital Transformation Strategy
12 21 (5.83%) Migration
13 19 (5.28%) Capacity Planning
13 19 (5.28%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.28%) Release Automation
14 18 (5.00%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 85 (23.61%) SQL
2 63 (17.50%) VBScript
3 51 (14.17%) Python
4 50 (13.89%) Java
4 50 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 44 (12.22%) C#
6 41 (11.39%) Bash Shell
7 38 (10.56%) VB
8 27 (7.50%) Ruby
9 24 (6.67%) Perl
10 21 (5.83%) T-SQL
11 18 (5.00%) PHP
12 11 (3.06%) C
13 10 (2.78%) C++
14 8 (2.22%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.39%) X++
16 4 (1.11%) Lua
17 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (10.00%) MCSE
3 27 (7.50%) Degree
3 27 (7.50%) MCSA
4 15 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.06%) MCSD
7 10 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.78%) MCITP
8 9 (2.50%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.39%) CCIE
9 5 (1.39%) CCNA
9 5 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.39%) Master's Degree
10 4 (1.11%) CHECK Team Leader
10 4 (1.11%) CHECK Team Member
10 4 (1.11%) OSCP
11 3 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.83%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.33%) QA
2 10 (2.78%) SLA
3 6 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) GDPR
4 2 (0.56%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) GCP
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 125 (34.72%) Active Directory
2 80 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 33 (9.17%) Docker
5 23 (6.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (4.17%) vSphere
7 12 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (2.22%) XenApp
12 6 (1.67%) UAG
12 6 (1.67%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.11%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.28%) Ceph
15 1 (0.28%) Firmware
15 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 90 (25.00%) SCCM
2 49 (13.61%) Ansible
3 46 (12.78%) Puppet
4 38 (10.56%) SCOM
5 33 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (7.22%) WSUS
7 13 (3.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 11 (3.06%) NetBackup
8 11 (3.06%) Salt
8 11 (3.06%) SCVMM
9 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.94%) Capistrano
10 7 (1.94%) Pingdom
10 7 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (1.67%) AirWatch
11 6 (1.67%) Backup Exec
12 5 (1.39%) Terraform
13 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
14 3 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 200 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 114 (31.67%) VMware
3 44 (12.22%) Citrix
4 29 (8.06%) NetApp
5 25 (6.94%) Cisco
6 19 (5.28%) AppSense
7 18 (5.00%) HP
7 18 (5.00%) Oracle
8 12 (3.33%) BMC
8 12 (3.33%) ServiceNow
8 12 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 11 (3.06%) McAfee
9 11 (3.06%) Symantec
10 10 (2.78%) Dell
10 10 (2.78%) LANDesk
10 10 (2.78%) Veeam
11 9 (2.50%) EqualLogic
12 7 (1.94%) Google
12 7 (1.94%) Remedy
12 7 (1.94%) Splunk