The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 192 149
Rank change year-on-year +93 -43  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 139 54 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.70% 0.87% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.98% 2.02% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 115 40 67
Median salary £42,500 £41,828 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +11.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £77,500 £54,000
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2790 2679 2759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 54.20% 42.92% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2440 2230 2493
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the West Midlands

PowerShell
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +58 58 £40,750 -23.47% 13
Coventry +6 28 £42,500 -0.36% 8
Worcestershire - 10 £41,125 - 1
West Bromwich +13 7 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £47,500 - 1
Staffordshire +18 6 £27,500 +5.76% 3
Shropshire +2 4 £69,713 +114.50% 1
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 96 (51.89%) Windows
2 76 (41.08%) Microsoft
3 71 (38.38%) Active Directory
3 71 (38.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (28.65%) SQL
5 49 (26.49%) Windows Server
6 48 (25.95%) SQL Server
7 47 (25.41%) SCCM
8 44 (23.78%) VMware
9 43 (23.24%) ITIL
9 43 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
10 36 (19.46%) Linux
10 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 32 (17.30%) MCSE
13 30 (16.22%) Office 365
14 29 (15.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 29 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (15.68%) Microsoft Office
15 27 (14.59%) VBScript
15 27 (14.59%) Windows 7
15 27 (14.59%) PaaS
15 27 (14.59%) IaaS
15 27 (14.59%) Data Centre
16 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (13.51%) DevOps
17 25 (13.51%) .NET
18 24 (12.97%) MCSA
18 24 (12.97%) SharePoint
18 24 (12.97%) Opscode Chef

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 (12.97%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.65%) IIS
3 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.08%) JBoss
6 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.54%) Drupal
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (15.68%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.62%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.24%) Sentinel
2 6 (3.24%) Workfront
3 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 71 (38.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (16.22%) Office 365
4 27 (14.59%) IaaS
4 27 (14.59%) PaaS
5 15 (8.11%) SaaS
6 8 (4.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.16%) G Suite
7 4 (2.16%) Yammer
8 3 (1.62%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.54%) Apcera
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.27%) DHCP
1 19 (10.27%) DNS
2 15 (8.11%) VPN
3 14 (7.57%) SAN
4 13 (7.03%) Firewall
5 12 (6.49%) WAN
6 7 (3.78%) Internet
7 6 (3.24%) LAN
8 5 (2.70%) BGP
8 5 (2.70%) ICMP
8 5 (2.70%) IPv4
8 5 (2.70%) IPv6
8 5 (2.70%) Multicast
8 5 (2.70%) OSPF
8 5 (2.70%) SSL
9 4 (2.16%) 802.11
9 4 (2.16%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.16%) VLAN
10 3 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.95%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.19%) MongoDB
3 17 (9.19%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (7.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.08%) MySQL
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.24%) MSBuild
2 6 (3.24%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.70%) GoCD
3 5 (2.70%) Hudson
3 5 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.16%) InstallShield
4 4 (2.16%) MSI
5 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.54%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (12.43%) Retail
2 14 (7.57%) Finance
3 13 (7.03%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.95%) Automotive
5 4 (2.16%) Publishing
5 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (16.22%) Consultant
2 29 (15.68%) DBA
3 22 (11.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (10.81%) Architect
5 18 (9.73%) SQL DBA
6 15 (8.11%) Analyst
7 13 (7.03%) Developer
8 12 (6.49%) Administrator
8 12 (6.49%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 11 (5.95%) Senior DBA
10 9 (4.86%) Principal Engineer
10 9 (4.86%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.86%) Technical Specialist
11 8 (4.32%) Cloud Consultant
11 8 (4.32%) SCCM Engineer
11 8 (4.32%) SCCM Specialist
11 8 (4.32%) SQL Server DBA
12 7 (3.78%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.78%) Storage Engineer
12 7 (3.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.51%) .NET
2 15 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.95%) REST
3 11 (5.95%) SOAP
4 9 (4.86%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.32%) Web Services
6 7 (3.78%) J2EE
7 5 (2.70%) CGI
7 5 (2.70%) JSON
7 5 (2.70%) WAP
8 4 (2.16%) 802.1X
9 3 (1.62%) HTML
10 2 (1.08%) CSS
10 2 (1.08%) Middleware
11 1 (0.54%) Angular 2
11 1 (0.54%) COM
11 1 (0.54%) Ionic Framework
11 1 (0.54%) jQuery
11 1 (0.54%) WCF
11 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 9 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.78%) Clustering
4 7 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.24%) Cloud Native
5 6 (3.24%) Internet of Things
5 6 (3.24%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.70%) EPoS
6 5 (2.70%) PKI
7 4 (2.16%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.16%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.16%) User Experience
8 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.08%) Life Science
9 2 (1.08%) Replication
9 2 (1.08%) Social Media
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 96 (51.89%) Windows
2 49 (26.49%) Windows Server
3 36 (19.46%) Linux
4 29 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (14.59%) Windows 7
6 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (12.43%) Windows 10
8 7 (3.78%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.24%) Unix
10 5 (2.70%) Solaris
11 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.16%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.62%) Android
12 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.08%) AIX
13 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.24%) ITIL
2 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.51%) DevOps
4 20 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 17 (9.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 15 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (8.11%) Project Management
7 14 (7.57%) Migration
8 12 (6.49%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.49%) Test Automation
8 12 (6.49%) Virtual Environments
9 11 (5.95%) Service Management
10 10 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (5.41%) Change Control
10 10 (5.41%) Change Management
10 10 (5.41%) CRM
10 10 (5.41%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.65%) SQL
2 27 (14.59%) VBScript
3 20 (10.81%) Bash Shell
3 20 (10.81%) C#
3 20 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 19 (10.27%) VB
5 18 (9.73%) Python
6 10 (5.41%) C++
6 10 (5.41%) Java
6 10 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.86%) Perl
8 8 (4.32%) VBA
9 7 (3.78%) PHP
10 5 (2.70%) Go
11 1 (0.54%) Ruby
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (17.30%) MCSE
3 24 (12.97%) MCSA
4 18 (9.73%) Degree
5 12 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.78%) CCNA
9 6 (3.24%) MCP
10 5 (2.70%) CCIE
11 4 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.16%) Master's Degree
12 3 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.62%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.08%) NCDA
13 2 (1.08%) NCIE
13 2 (1.08%) NCSA
14 1 (0.54%) CCENT
14 1 (0.54%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) NIST 800
System Software
1 71 (38.38%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.35%) Docker
4 20 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (4.32%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (3.78%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.70%) vSphere
8 4 (2.16%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (25.41%) SCCM
2 24 (12.97%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (10.81%) SCOM
4 17 (9.19%) Puppet
5 9 (4.86%) NetBackup
5 9 (4.86%) WSUS
6 8 (4.32%) Ansible
7 6 (3.24%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.24%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (3.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (3.24%) Terraform
8 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (2.16%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.62%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.08%) Nagios
12 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.54%) Nessus
12 1 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 76 (41.08%) Microsoft
2 44 (23.78%) VMware
3 19 (10.27%) NetApp
3 19 (10.27%) Oracle
4 11 (5.95%) LANDesk
5 10 (5.41%) Cisco
5 10 (5.41%) HP
6 9 (4.86%) Google
6 9 (4.86%) ServiceNow
7 7 (3.78%) Remedy
8 5 (2.70%) Citrix
8 5 (2.70%) Dell
8 5 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.70%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.16%) AppSense
10 3 (1.62%) Symantec
11 2 (1.08%) CommVault
11 2 (1.08%) EMC
11 2 (1.08%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.08%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Electro-comm
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £36000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Flywheel IT Services
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago