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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 92 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 8 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.67% 1.09% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 2.55% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,512 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £29,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
PowerShell
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
576 431 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.28% 42.76% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 509 382 531
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PowerShell
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in South Wales

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in South Wales

PowerShell
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Cardiff - 5 £38,000 - 2
Newport - 2 £23,779 -
Torfaen - 1 £30,000 -
PowerShell
Wales

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (61.90%) Windows
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) DHCP
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) IIS
5 7 (33.33%) SCCM
6 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) DNS
6 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) McAfee
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) NetApp
7 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) SCOM
7 5 (23.81%) WSUS
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
8 4 (19.05%) Puppet

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.76%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SSDT
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (19.05%) Welsh Language
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Release Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.76%) COM+
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) XSD
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) PlayStation
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) HPUX
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Network Design
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VBScript
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) SCOM
2 5 (23.81%) WSUS
3 4 (19.05%) Puppet
3 4 (19.05%) Nagios
3 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (14.29%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) McAfee
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) BMC
7 1 (4.76%) Google
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