The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 154 185 175
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 85 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.37% 0.51% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 0.90% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 20 39
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,534 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
PowerShell
England

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3448 2903 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.44% 57.06% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2976 2609 2774
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,540 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in the South West

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in the South West

PowerShell
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Wiltshire +29 31 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Bristol +15 27 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Somerset -2 18 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Devon - 4 £32,250 -
Gloucestershire -4 2 - - 1
Dorset -6 2 £22,000 -26.66% 1
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 102 (68.92%) Windows
2 73 (49.32%) Microsoft
3 61 (41.22%) VMware
4 60 (40.54%) SQL
5 52 (35.14%) Active Directory
5 52 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 47 (31.76%) SQL Server
7 45 (30.41%) ITIL
8 39 (26.35%) MS Exchange
9 38 (25.68%) Linux
9 38 (25.68%) Citrix
10 37 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (24.32%) .NET
12 35 (23.65%) Degree
13 33 (22.30%) Security Cleared
14 32 (21.62%) HTML
15 30 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (18.92%) IIS
16 28 (18.92%) SharePoint
16 28 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (18.24%) C#
18 26 (17.57%) VMware ESX
19 25 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
20 24 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
21 23 (15.54%) Hyper-V
21 23 (15.54%) Disaster Recovery
21 23 (15.54%) VB
22 21 (14.19%) Python
22 21 (14.19%) DNS
22 21 (14.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 39 (26.35%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (18.92%) IIS
3 28 (18.92%) SharePoint
4 24 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (14.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2000
7 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (7.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (6.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (6.76%) Apache
10 6 (4.05%) Lync
11 5 (3.38%) K2 blackpearl
12 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
12 4 (2.70%) WebLogic
13 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (1.35%) iPlanet
13 2 (1.35%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (12.84%) MS Office
2 16 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.35%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Agresso
2 3 (2.03%) Maximo
2 3 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) Office 365
2 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.19%) DNS
1 21 (14.19%) Firewall
2 14 (9.46%) DHCP
3 12 (8.11%) SAN
4 11 (7.43%) VoIP
5 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.41%) VLAN
7 7 (4.73%) IP Telephony
7 7 (4.73%) WAN
8 6 (4.05%) Wireshark
9 5 (3.38%) Network Security
9 5 (3.38%) Wireless
9 5 (3.38%) VPN
9 5 (3.38%) Intranet
9 5 (3.38%) Internet
10 4 (2.70%) IPv4
10 4 (2.70%) IPv6
10 4 (2.70%) LAN
10 4 (2.70%) NAS
11 3 (2.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (9.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (7.43%) MySQL
6 8 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.38%) Ingres
8 5 (3.38%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.70%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
1 7 (4.73%) Subversion
2 6 (4.05%) Maven
2 6 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.70%) Ant
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.70%) MSI
4 3 (2.03%) Selenium
4 3 (2.03%) NUnit
4 3 (2.03%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.35%) Hudson
6 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (9.46%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.38%) Marketing
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.03%) Banking
5 3 (2.03%) Local Government
5 3 (2.03%) Electronics
6 2 (1.35%) Advertising
6 2 (1.35%) Publishing
6 2 (1.35%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (28.38%) Consultant
2 19 (12.84%) Developer
3 17 (11.49%) Analyst
4 15 (10.14%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (8.11%) Administrator
6 11 (7.43%) Support Analyst
6 11 (7.43%) Wintel Consultant
7 10 (6.76%) Applications Support
7 10 (6.76%) Architect
8 9 (6.08%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) DBA
10 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.05%) Applications Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Server Support
11 6 (4.05%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.05%) Performance Consultant
12 5 (3.38%) Senior Performance Consultant
12 5 (3.38%) ITSM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.32%) .NET
2 32 (21.62%) HTML
3 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET
4 11 (7.43%) Web Services
5 7 (4.73%) J2EE
6 6 (4.05%) XML
6 6 (4.05%) jQuery
6 6 (4.05%) HTML5
6 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (3.38%) XSLT
8 4 (2.70%) JSP
8 4 (2.70%) OCX
9 3 (2.03%) Java EE
9 3 (2.03%) CSS
10 2 (1.35%) SAML
10 2 (1.35%) JSON
10 2 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.68%) CSS3
11 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.19%) Clustering
2 20 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 20 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.05%) Open Source
5 6 (4.05%) User Experience
6 5 (3.38%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.03%) CMDB
8 3 (2.03%) DTV
8 3 (2.03%) Replication
8 3 (2.03%) e-Health
9 1 (0.68%) IPTV
9 1 (0.68%) Statistics
9 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 102 (68.92%) Windows
2 38 (25.68%) Linux
3 37 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (12.84%) UNIX
7 15 (10.14%) Windows 7
8 12 (8.11%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.70%) Debian
9 4 (2.70%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.35%) Fedora
11 2 (1.35%) SUSE
11 2 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.41%) ITIL
2 23 (15.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (13.51%) Change Control
4 18 (12.16%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (11.49%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (9.46%) Service Management
6 14 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.11%) MVC
8 10 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (6.76%) Performance Analysis
9 9 (6.08%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (6.08%) Migration
9 9 (6.08%) ITSM
10 7 (4.73%) Scrum
10 7 (4.73%) DevOps
11 6 (4.05%) Performance Management
11 6 (4.05%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.05%) OO
11 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (40.54%) SQL
2 27 (18.24%) C#
3 23 (15.54%) VB
4 21 (14.19%) Python
5 19 (12.84%) Perl
6 18 (12.16%) Java
7 16 (10.81%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.11%) JavaScript
9 11 (7.43%) VBScript
10 9 (6.08%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.73%) PHP
12 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
12 6 (4.05%) Ruby
13 4 (2.70%) VBA
14 3 (2.03%) Delphi
15 2 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (23.65%) Degree
2 33 (22.30%) Security Cleared
3 19 (12.84%) MCP
4 18 (12.16%) SC Cleared
5 17 (11.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.41%) MCSE
8 4 (2.70%) MCSA
9 3 (2.03%) A+ Certification
9 3 (2.03%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (2.03%) MCITP
10 2 (1.35%) MCTS
10 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.68%) RHCE
11 1 (0.68%) CCNA
11 1 (0.68%) ISEB
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.68%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (35.14%) Active Directory
1 52 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (17.57%) VMware ESX
3 23 (15.54%) Hyper-V
4 19 (12.84%) XenApp
4 19 (12.84%) Terminal Services
5 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (4.05%) Xen
8 5 (3.38%) Terminal Server
9 4 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (2.03%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.03%) VMFS
10 3 (2.03%) vCloud
10 3 (2.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (11.49%) Nagios
1 17 (11.49%) SCCM
2 11 (7.43%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (7.43%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (7.43%) OPNET
2 11 (7.43%) Backup Exec
2 11 (7.43%) OpenView
3 7 (4.73%) WSUS
3 7 (4.73%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.38%) SCOM
5 4 (2.70%) ARCserve
5 4 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.35%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.35%) Puppet
6 2 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.68%) WMI
Vendors
1 73 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 61 (41.22%) VMware
3 38 (25.68%) Citrix
4 18 (12.16%) HP
4 18 (12.16%) Cisco
5 17 (11.49%) Oracle
6 14 (9.46%) CA
6 14 (9.46%) SolarWinds
7 11 (7.43%) F5
7 11 (7.43%) Riverbed
7 11 (7.43%) Juniper
8 9 (6.08%) Sophos
9 7 (4.73%) SAP
10 6 (4.05%) Compuware
10 6 (4.05%) EMC
10 6 (4.05%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.05%) BMC
10 6 (4.05%) NetQoS
10 6 (4.05%) Ipanema Technologies
10 6 (4.05%) Altiris
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
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