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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Wales / South Wales
Rank 67 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.57% 0.83% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 1.71% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 11
Median salary £30,500 £55,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.54% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
464 527 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.08% 48.53% 55.67%
Number of salaries quoted 422 446 589
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +10 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Torfaen - 6 £30,000 -
Newport -10 1 £28,000 -23.28%
PowerShell
Wales

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 13 (43.33%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) .NET
6 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (23.33%) IIS
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (23.33%) Web Services
7 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
7 7 (23.33%) Advertising
8 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (20.00%) DevOps
9 5 (16.67%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) Nagios
9 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (13.33%) Degree
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.33%) IBM
10 4 (13.33%) Dell
10 4 (13.33%) DNS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) IIS
1 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.33%) OLTP
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Advertising
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Administrator
3 9 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 5 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Junior
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (10.00%) iSeries
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (10.00%) VyOS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) AIX
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) DevOps
1 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (10.00%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) SIEM
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Server Hardening
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) ETL Development
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) vCloud
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
4 1 (3.33%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Dell
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) NetApp
4 3 (10.00%) Intel
4 3 (10.00%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) Vyatta
5 2 (6.67%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) New Relic
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec