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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 84 78 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.12% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.84% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
532 477 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 63.56% 59.03% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 458 435 652
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,705 £27,274 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) NUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Trustwave
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Trustwave
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) VMware