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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 82 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 10 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.90% 1.11% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 2.14% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,740 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +22.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
553 655 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.60% 51.94% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 516 563 498
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newport +11 4 £40,000 -
Cardiff -3 2 £29,750 -29.13% 1
Bridgend +1 1 £40,000 -14.89%
PowerShell
Wales

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
3 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (45.95%) Unix
5 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
6 15 (40.54%) Oracle
6 15 (40.54%) Remedy
7 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
7 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
7 12 (32.43%) DevOps
8 11 (29.73%) CGI
8 11 (29.73%) HP
8 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (27.03%) vSphere
9 10 (27.03%) ITIL
9 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
10 9 (24.32%) vCloud
10 9 (24.32%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 9 (24.32%) Symantec
10 9 (24.32%) Citrix
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (24.32%) SAN
10 9 (24.32%) High Availability
10 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
10 9 (24.32%) XenServer

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 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) LAN
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.11%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
5 3 (8.11%) Hudson
6 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
6 2 (5.41%) ClearQuest
6 2 (5.41%) NuGet
6 2 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
1 5 (13.51%) Local Government
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) DBA
4 6 (16.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Support
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) CGI
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.81%) iSeries
2 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
3 17 (45.95%) Unix
4 8 (21.62%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (8.11%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) DevOps
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) High Availability
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (16.22%) Database Tuning
5 6 (16.22%) ITSM
5 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) SIEM
7 4 (10.81%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.11%) Kanban
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
9 2 (5.41%) Data Management
9 2 (5.41%) Open Source
9 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.51%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) Perl
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) VBScript
7 2 (5.41%) VB
8 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
5 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.03%) vSphere
3 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 9 (24.32%) vCloud
3 9 (24.32%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (24.32%) XenDesktop
3 9 (24.32%) XenServer
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Clusterware
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
5 5 (13.51%) MetaFrame
5 5 (13.51%) Terminal Services
6 4 (10.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Backup Exec
1 9 (24.32%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (24.32%) NetBackup
2 8 (21.62%) Nagios
3 6 (16.22%) Data Guard
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Flashback
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Statspack
4 5 (13.51%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (8.11%) Ansible
5 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (8.11%) Puppet
5 3 (8.11%) yum
6 2 (5.41%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (5.41%) OpenView
6 2 (5.41%) Pingdom
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.70%) OPNET
7 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 15 (40.54%) Oracle
3 15 (40.54%) Remedy
4 11 (29.73%) HP
5 9 (24.32%) Citrix
5 9 (24.32%) Symantec
6 5 (13.51%) AppDynamics
6 5 (13.51%) Atlassian
6 5 (13.51%) New Relic
7 4 (10.81%) Dell
7 4 (10.81%) IBM
7 4 (10.81%) Intel
7 4 (10.81%) Rackspace
7 4 (10.81%) Splunk
8 3 (8.11%) NetApp
8 3 (8.11%) Vyatta
9 2 (5.41%) CA
9 2 (5.41%) F5
9 2 (5.41%) PagerDuty
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