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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 188 161
Rank change year-on-year +19 -27  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 45 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.91% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 2.07% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 34
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,090 £52,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

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 2321 2707 2514
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 48.32% 43.92% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2368 2238
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

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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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the West Midlands

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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 30 March 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
Coventry +27 22 £52,500 +44.82% 2
Birmingham +3 13 £40,250 -12.97% 3
Staffordshire +14 5 £26,750 -40.55%
West Bromwich - 2 £42,500 -
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 62 (50.82%) Microsoft
2 58 (47.54%) Windows
3 50 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
5 40 (32.79%) SQL
6 37 (30.33%) Amazon AWS
7 35 (28.69%) MS Excel
7 35 (28.69%) Active Directory
7 35 (28.69%) Windows Server
8 34 (27.87%) .NET
8 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
9 30 (24.59%) SharePoint
10 29 (23.77%) C#
11 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET
12 26 (21.31%) Linux
12 26 (21.31%) VMware
13 25 (20.49%) Dynamics CRM
13 25 (20.49%) CRM
13 25 (20.49%) SOAP
13 25 (20.49%) Public Cloud
14 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (18.85%) Software Engineering
16 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
16 22 (18.03%) REST
17 21 (17.21%) Office 365
17 21 (17.21%) Degree
18 20 (16.39%) Puppet
18 20 (16.39%) SCCM
18 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (16.39%) Oracle

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 30 (24.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.20%) IIS
3 5 (4.10%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.46%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.82%) Apache
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (28.69%) MS Excel
2 20 (16.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (20.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.92%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.82%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 37 (30.33%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (17.21%) Office 365
4 14 (11.48%) IaaS
5 10 (8.20%) PaaS
6 6 (4.92%) G Suite
7 2 (1.64%) SaaS
8 1 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) DHCP
1 10 (8.20%) DNS
1 10 (8.20%) VPN
2 9 (7.38%) SAN
3 8 (6.56%) LAN
4 6 (4.92%) WAN
5 5 (4.10%) 802.11
6 4 (3.28%) SNMP
6 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.46%) Firewall
7 3 (2.46%) Skype
7 3 (2.46%) Wireless
8 2 (1.64%) Internet
8 2 (1.64%) NAS
8 2 (1.64%) VoIP
8 2 (1.64%) WebEx
9 1 (0.82%) HTTP
9 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.82%) LDAP
9 1 (0.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (13.11%) MongoDB
5 16 (13.11%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Jenkins
1 18 (14.75%) TeamCity
2 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.84%) Subversion
4 11 (9.02%) Selenium
5 9 (7.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (5.74%) MSBuild
8 6 (4.92%) Hudson
9 5 (4.10%) GoCD
10 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio Code
12 1 (0.82%) Ant
12 1 (0.82%) Apache Archiva
12 1 (0.82%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.82%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.82%) Gradle
12 1 (0.82%) NuGet
12 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (12.30%) Retail
2 10 (8.20%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.64%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (22.95%) Consultant
2 20 (16.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 19 (15.57%) Administrator
4 18 (14.75%) DBA
5 15 (12.30%) Senior DBA
6 13 (10.66%) Developer
7 12 (9.84%) Cloud Consultant
8 10 (8.20%) AWS Consultant
8 10 (8.20%) Azure Consultant
8 10 (8.20%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
8 10 (8.20%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.92%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) SCCM Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (4.10%) AWS Developer
11 5 (4.10%) AWS Software Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.87%) .NET
2 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET
3 25 (20.49%) SOAP
4 22 (18.03%) REST
5 15 (12.30%) Web Services
6 13 (10.66%) .NET Framework
6 13 (10.66%) WCF
6 13 (10.66%) XML
7 12 (9.84%) CSS
7 12 (9.84%) HTML
7 12 (9.84%) jQuery
8 11 (9.02%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (9.02%) HTML5
8 11 (9.02%) React
9 5 (4.10%) 802.1X
9 5 (4.10%) J2EE
10 2 (1.64%) CGI
11 1 (0.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.49%) Public Cloud
2 15 (12.30%) Data Centre
3 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.10%) User Experience
5 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.46%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.46%) Replication
7 2 (1.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.82%) CCTV
8 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.54%) Windows
2 35 (28.69%) Windows Server
3 26 (21.31%) Linux
4 17 (13.93%) Windows 7
5 15 (12.30%) Windows 10
6 9 (7.38%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.10%) Solaris
7 5 (4.10%) Unix
7 5 (4.10%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.28%) AIX
9 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.64%) Android
11 1 (0.82%) CentOS
11 1 (0.82%) Fedora
11 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.49%) CRM
3 23 (18.85%) Software Engineering
4 19 (15.57%) DevOps
5 17 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (13.93%) Scrum
6 16 (13.11%) ITIL
6 16 (13.11%) SOA
7 14 (11.48%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (9.84%) MVC
9 11 (9.02%) OO
9 11 (9.02%) Presales
9 11 (9.02%) SOLID
10 9 (7.38%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (7.38%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (7.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (6.56%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.56%) Migration
11 8 (6.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.79%) SQL
2 29 (23.77%) C#
3 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
4 17 (13.93%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.20%) VBScript
6 7 (5.74%) C++
6 7 (5.74%) Java
6 7 (5.74%) Python
6 7 (5.74%) VB
7 6 (4.92%) Perl
8 5 (4.10%) Go
9 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.46%) VBA
11 2 (1.64%) Korn
11 2 (1.64%) PHP
12 1 (0.82%) Google Apps Script
12 1 (0.82%) Groovy
12 1 (0.82%) Ruby
12 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (17.21%) Degree
2 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (14.75%) MCSE
4 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) CCNA
5 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.92%) MCP
6 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.28%) MCSA
8 2 (1.64%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.64%) NCDA
8 2 (1.64%) NCIE
8 2 (1.64%) NCSA
8 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.82%) CCENT
9 1 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.82%) HND
9 1 (0.82%) MCITP
9 1 (0.82%) MCTS
9 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (28.69%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.30%) Docker
4 8 (6.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.46%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.46%) XenApp
6 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.64%) vSphere
7 1 (0.82%) Firmware
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.82%) NFS
7 1 (0.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (16.39%) Puppet
1 20 (16.39%) SCCM
2 7 (5.74%) Ansible
3 6 (4.92%) AirWatch
3 6 (4.92%) SCOM
3 6 (4.92%) Terraform
4 4 (3.28%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.46%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (2.46%) WSUS
6 2 (1.64%) Nagios
6 2 (1.64%) Simpana
7 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.82%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 62 (50.82%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.31%) VMware
3 20 (16.39%) Oracle
4 14 (11.48%) HP
5 11 (9.02%) Google
6 9 (7.38%) NetApp
7 6 (4.92%) Cisco
7 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.10%) Dell
8 5 (4.10%) IBM
9 4 (3.28%) Citrix
10 2 (1.64%) CommVault
10 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.82%) Apple
11 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.82%) Finjan
11 1 (0.82%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.82%) Netezza
11 1 (0.82%) ProCurve
11 1 (0.82%) Veritas
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