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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 84 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 10 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 2.62% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 4.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 1
Average salary £32,750 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.64% -38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
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
586 704 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.72% 61.38% 57.16%
Number of salaries quoted 537 643 485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +8 5 £32,000 -17.94%
Newport +14 2 £25,500 -34.61% 1
Bridgend +5 1 £33,500 +8.06%
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Wales

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 7 (36.84%) Puppet
7 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (36.84%) Welsh Language
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (36.84%) Perl
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
8 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
8 6 (31.58%) Citrix
9 5 (26.32%) Google
9 5 (26.32%) Change Control
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (26.32%) MCP
9 5 (26.32%) DHCP
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
4 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 2 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (21.05%) SaaS
4 3 (15.79%) Office 365
4 3 (15.79%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) VPLS
5 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 7 (36.84%) Welsh Language
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Wintel Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
4 4 (21.05%) Time Management
4 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Line Management
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (26.32%) XenApp
4 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (21.05%) XenServer
6 3 (15.79%) KVM
7 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
1 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) WSUS
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 3 (15.79%) Nagios
3 2 (10.53%) Zenoss
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) OPNET
4 1 (5.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Google
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
5 4 (21.05%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) McAfee
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco
8 1 (5.26%) Compuware
8 1 (5.26%) Juniper
8 1 (5.26%) BMC
8 1 (5.26%) CA
8 1 (5.26%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
8 1 (5.26%) NetQoS
8 1 (5.26%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (5.26%) NetScout
8 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
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