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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 78 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 16 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.56% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 0.50% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 4
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £33,500
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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
609 598 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 59.36% 68.89% 66.70%
Number of salaries quoted 495 552 525
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £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 March 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 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
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 March 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 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Python
3 28 (71.79%) Linux
3 28 (71.79%) Perl
4 26 (66.67%) SQL
4 26 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 25 (64.10%) MySQL
5 25 (64.10%) Firewall
6 24 (61.54%) Oracle
6 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
7 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
8 19 (48.72%) VPN
9 17 (43.59%) Degree
10 16 (41.03%) VMware
10 16 (41.03%) Cyber Security
11 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
11 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (35.90%) Aerospace
13 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
14 11 (28.21%) Internet
14 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
14 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (17.95%) HTML
15 7 (17.95%) Network Security
16 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
16 6 (15.38%) PHP
17 5 (12.82%) DNS
17 5 (12.82%) Electronics
17 5 (12.82%) Apple
17 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 3 (7.69%) InfoPath
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%) SAN
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
8 1 (2.56%) WAN
8 1 (2.56%) DHCP
8 1 (2.56%) LAN
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 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.90%) Aerospace
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) 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%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (23.08%) Principal Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) IT Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) 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 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) 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
4 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
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
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL
6 1 (2.56%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
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%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) Delphi
7 2 (5.13%) Java
8 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) BC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) MCSE
5 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) MCITP
6 1 (2.56%) MCP
6 1 (2.56%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
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 2 (5.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) Apple
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) F5
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) Sophos
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp