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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 58 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.67% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 0.33% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £32,000 £39,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% -27.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
301 307 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.17% 61.03% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 271 280 204
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 November 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Welsh Language
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (44.44%) Puppet
5 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (44.44%) Google
6 3 (33.33%) Line Management
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) IaaS
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (33.33%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) WSUS
6 3 (33.33%) CentOS
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) SCOM
6 3 (33.33%) Time Management
6 3 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) SaaS
6 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Welsh Language
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) XenServer
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) KVM
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (11.11%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) OpenView
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Google
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) Compuware
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
5 1 (11.11%) NetQoS
5 1 (11.11%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (11.11%) NetScout
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco