The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 97 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 32 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.63% 0.72% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 1.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
PowerShell
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1101 1163 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.97% 59.40% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1027 867
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Bristol

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Bristol

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 39 (67.24%) Active Directory
2 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 33 (56.90%) Windows
3 33 (56.90%) MS Exchange
4 29 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (48.28%) Citrix
6 27 (46.55%) Hyper-V
7 26 (44.83%) SQL
7 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
8 24 (41.38%) Clustering
9 21 (36.21%) VMware
9 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (34.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (32.76%) Blackberry
11 19 (32.76%) MCP
11 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (32.76%) Change Control
11 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (31.03%) SCCM
12 18 (31.03%) SCOM
12 18 (31.03%) XenApp
12 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (31.03%) VMware ESX
13 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2000
13 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (20.69%) Lync
15 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (56.90%) MS Exchange
2 20 (34.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2000
5 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (20.69%) Lync
7 10 (17.24%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (6.90%) IIS
8 4 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.72%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) VPN
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.90%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) QlikView
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Ant
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.45%) Maven
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.45%) Hudson
1 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.07%) Law
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Consultant
2 13 (22.41%) Wintel Consultant
3 11 (18.97%) DBA
4 10 (17.24%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Administrator
6 6 (10.34%) SQL DBA
6 6 (10.34%) Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior DBA
8 4 (6.90%) Server Administrator
8 4 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Wintel Architect
8 4 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Change Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.72%) Messaging Specialist
11 1 (1.72%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) Application Packaging
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (1.72%) Sass
4 1 (1.72%) LESS
4 1 (1.72%) SignalR
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.72%) jQuery
4 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Clustering
2 19 (32.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (15.52%) Linux
4 5 (8.62%) UNIX
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (32.76%) Change Control
3 6 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (10.34%) ITIL
4 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.62%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.62%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.90%) Document Management
5 4 (6.90%) Service Management
5 4 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.45%) Scrum
6 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.45%) Release Management
6 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.62%) PHP
5 4 (6.90%) Python
5 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.90%) VBScript
6 2 (3.45%) VB
6 2 (3.45%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.45%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) MCP
2 18 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) MCTS
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 39 (67.24%) Active Directory
2 27 (46.55%) Hyper-V
3 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 18 (31.03%) VMware ESX
5 18 (31.03%) XenApp
6 6 (10.34%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) SCCM
1 18 (31.03%) SCOM
2 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
2 7 (12.07%) Backup Exec
3 6 (10.34%) ARCserve
3 6 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (6.90%) Puppet
4 4 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.90%) Nagios
5 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
5 2 (3.45%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.72%) WMI
6 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 28 (48.28%) Citrix
3 21 (36.21%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) Symantec
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.90%) SAP
6 2 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) IBM
7 1 (1.72%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) Dell
7 1 (1.72%) EMC
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) RightFax
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