The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 87 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.98% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 1.85% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
544 593 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.51% 52.66% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 502 539 391
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Wales

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
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 30 July 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
Bridgend +9 1 £36,000 -4.00%
Cardiff -12 1 £35,000 -2.77% 3
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PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Remedy
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
5 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
7 6 (40.00%) Clustering
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) Legal
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (33.33%) Change Control
9 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (26.67%) Database Tuning
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (26.67%) SCCM
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (26.67%) XenServer
9 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (26.67%) Replication
9 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Local Government
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
1 4 (26.67%) DBA
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) OCX
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Database Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (13.33%) MCP
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (26.67%) XenServer
3 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (20.00%) MetaFrame
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (20.00%) vCloud
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (20.00%) WSUS
2 3 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.67%) ARCserve
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Remedy
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Sophos
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) AppSense
7 1 (6.67%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago