The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 75 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 20 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.97% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.27% 0.34% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £31,750
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
612 587 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.41% 65.88% 65.84%
Number of salaries quoted 505 539 480
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cheltenham - 10 £38,250 -
Cirencester - 4 £38,750 -
PowerShell
South West

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Python
3 28 (71.79%) Perl
4 27 (69.23%) Linux
5 26 (66.67%) SQL
6 25 (64.10%) MySQL
6 25 (64.10%) MS Exchange
6 25 (64.10%) Firewall
7 24 (61.54%) Oracle
7 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
8 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
9 19 (48.72%) VPN
10 18 (46.15%) Degree
11 16 (41.03%) Cyber Security
12 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (38.46%) VMware
12 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
13 14 (35.90%) Aerospace
14 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
15 11 (28.21%) Internet
15 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
15 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (20.51%) HTML
17 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
17 7 (17.95%) Network Security
18 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
18 6 (15.38%) PHP
19 5 (12.82%) DNS
19 5 (12.82%) Apple
19 5 (12.82%) Electronics

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 25 (64.10%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) InfoPath
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) VPN
3 11 (28.21%) Internet
4 7 (17.95%) Network Security
5 5 (12.82%) DNS
6 4 (10.26%) HTTP
6 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
7 3 (7.69%) NAS
7 3 (7.69%) VoIP
7 3 (7.69%) SAN
8 1 (2.56%) LAN
8 1 (2.56%) WAN
8 1 (2.56%) DHCP
8 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.56%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) MySQL
2 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.90%) Aerospace
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
3 4 (10.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Consultant
1 19 (48.72%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 9 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 9 (23.08%) Principal Consultant
2 9 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 4 (10.26%) CSS
2 4 (10.26%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 3 (7.69%) Physics
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
3 4 (10.26%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Cyber Security
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (10.26%) SIEM
3 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Python
2 28 (71.79%) Perl
3 26 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) C
6 2 (5.13%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) Delphi
6 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) BC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) VCP4
6 1 (2.56%) MCP
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.56%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) Snort
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) Apple
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) F5