The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 74 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.67% 0.76% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 1.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
561 298 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 71.92% 56.33% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 505 266 250
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Dorset

PowerShell
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -24 7 £40,000 -
Poole -10 6 £37,500 -11.76%
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) Office 365
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (40.00%) Sybase
5 6 (40.00%) DB2
5 6 (40.00%) Informix
5 6 (40.00%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) Database Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Wealth Management
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
5 6 (40.00%) IDMS
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Replication
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) Clustering

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) DB2
2 6 (40.00%) Informix
2 6 (40.00%) IDMS
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WinForms
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Replication
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) EMC Centera
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (40.00%) Database Tuning
1 6 (40.00%) Wealth Management
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Python
1 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) NCDA
2 2 (13.33%) NCIE
2 2 (13.33%) VCP5
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Intune
3 3 (20.00%) SCSM
3 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Sybase
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) VMware