The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 61 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.96% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
322 276 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.69% 58.11% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 296 248 229
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Cardiff

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Welsh Language
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) Ruby
6 4 (36.36%) Time Management
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (36.36%) CentOS
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) XenServer

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (36.36%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) IaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) VPLS
3 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (63.64%) Welsh Language
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) XenServer
3 3 (27.27%) KVM
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (27.27%) WSUS
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) OpenView
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) OPNET
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) NetApp
5 3 (27.27%) McAfee
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (9.09%) BMC
7 1 (9.09%) CA
7 1 (9.09%) Compuware
7 1 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
7 1 (9.09%) NetQoS
7 1 (9.09%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (9.09%) NetScout
7 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco