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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 153 180 181
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 88 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.47% 0.72% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 1.27% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 31 41
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3307 2989 3232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.19% 56.60% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2869 2658 2883
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Bristol +19 27 £40,000 -1.84%
Wiltshire +12 27 £37,910 -18.47% 4
Gloucestershire +11 16 £38,250 -4.37%
Dorset -14 15 £37,500 -11.76%
Somerset 0 3 - - 3
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 103 (58.52%) Microsoft
2 98 (55.68%) SQL
3 97 (55.11%) Windows
4 79 (44.89%) Active Directory
5 78 (44.32%) SQL Server
6 65 (36.93%) Linux
7 63 (35.80%) MS Exchange
8 61 (34.66%) ITIL
9 56 (31.82%) Oracle
10 50 (28.41%) Python
10 50 (28.41%) SCCM
11 48 (27.27%) Perl
12 44 (25.00%) Finance
13 43 (24.43%) HTML
14 40 (22.73%) VMware
15 38 (21.59%) Java
16 37 (21.02%) PHP
16 37 (21.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 36 (20.45%) Citrix
18 35 (19.89%) MS Excel
18 35 (19.89%) SCOM
19 34 (19.32%) Disaster Recovery
20 33 (18.75%) MySQL
20 33 (18.75%) Security Cleared
21 31 (17.61%) Hyper-V
22 29 (16.48%) IIS
22 29 (16.48%) UNIX
23 28 (15.91%) .NET
23 28 (15.91%) JavaScript
23 28 (15.91%) Firewall

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 63 (35.80%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.48%) IIS
3 23 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 22 (12.50%) Lync
5 20 (11.36%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (6.82%) WebSphere
7 12 (6.82%) Joomla!
7 12 (6.82%) JBoss
7 12 (6.82%) Tomcat
8 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
8 9 (5.11%) Apache
9 6 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.84%) Site Server
11 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.70%) iPlanet
13 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 35 (19.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.11%) MS Office
3 3 (1.70%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) MS Project
5 1 (0.57%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.11%) Office 365
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.91%) Firewall
2 19 (10.80%) VPN
2 19 (10.80%) DNS
3 14 (7.95%) SAN
4 13 (7.39%) TCP/IP
5 11 (6.25%) DHCP
5 11 (6.25%) Internet
6 10 (5.68%) VoIP
7 7 (3.98%) Network Security
8 6 (3.41%) WAN
9 5 (2.84%) Wireshark
9 5 (2.84%) HTTP
10 3 (1.70%) SNMP
10 3 (1.70%) NAS
10 3 (1.70%) LDAP
10 3 (1.70%) LAN
11 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.57%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (44.32%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.75%) MySQL
3 14 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.41%) IDMS
7 6 (3.41%) DB2
7 6 (3.41%) Informix
8 5 (2.84%) MS Access
9 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.57%) QlikView
11 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 23 (13.07%) Subversion
3 22 (12.50%) Maven
3 22 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.70%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.14%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.14%) RSpec
6 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.14%) Hudson
6 2 (1.14%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.14%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.14%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.57%) MSI
General
1 44 (25.00%) Finance
2 23 (13.07%) Banking
3 17 (9.66%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.95%) Aerospace
5 10 (5.68%) Back Office
6 9 (5.11%) Law
7 8 (4.55%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.84%) Electronics
9 3 (1.70%) Publishing
10 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.57%) Advertising
11 1 (0.57%) Legal
11 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (24.43%) Consultant
2 36 (20.45%) Analyst
3 25 (14.20%) Applications Support
3 25 (14.20%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 20 (11.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 15 (8.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
6 12 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.82%) Developer
6 12 (6.82%) DBA
7 11 (6.25%) ITSM Consultant
8 10 (5.68%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (5.68%) Business Consultant
8 10 (5.68%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 9 (5.11%) Technical Support
9 9 (5.11%) Principal Consultant
10 7 (3.98%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.41%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.43%) HTML
2 28 (15.91%) .NET
3 25 (14.20%) J2EE
4 23 (13.07%) JSP
5 22 (12.50%) Application Packaging
6 19 (10.80%) XML
7 14 (7.95%) Web Services
8 13 (7.39%) Ajax
9 11 (6.25%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.11%) .NET Framework
11 7 (3.98%) CSS
12 5 (2.84%) HTML5
13 4 (2.27%) jQuery
14 3 (1.70%) Struts
14 3 (1.70%) Spring
14 3 (1.70%) SAML
15 2 (1.14%) Middleware
15 2 (1.14%) MSMQ
15 2 (1.14%) JMS
15 2 (1.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.82%) Clustering
2 6 (3.41%) Replication
2 6 (3.41%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.70%) Mathematics
3 3 (1.70%) Physics
4 2 (1.14%) EMC Centera
4 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.14%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.57%) EPoS
5 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 97 (55.11%) Windows
2 65 (36.93%) Linux
3 29 (16.48%) UNIX
4 18 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.98%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.41%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.84%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.57%) Android
11 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.66%) ITIL
2 34 (19.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.23%) Service Delivery
5 17 (9.66%) Service Management
6 16 (9.09%) Cyber Security
7 14 (7.95%) Migration
8 12 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (6.25%) Project Management
9 11 (6.25%) ITSM
10 10 (5.68%) Document Management
11 9 (5.11%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.11%) Release Management
12 8 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (4.55%) TOGAF
12 8 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (3.98%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (3.98%) ITIL V2
13 7 (3.98%) Time Management
13 7 (3.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 98 (55.68%) SQL
2 50 (28.41%) Python
3 48 (27.27%) Perl
4 38 (21.59%) Java
5 37 (21.02%) PHP
6 28 (15.91%) JavaScript
7 19 (10.80%) C#
8 14 (7.95%) Delphi
9 13 (7.39%) VBA
10 12 (6.82%) Pascal
11 11 (6.25%) T-SQL
11 11 (6.25%) VB
11 11 (6.25%) Bash Shell
12 8 (4.55%) VBScript
12 8 (4.55%) Ruby
13 4 (2.27%) C
14 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.70%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.14%) C++
16 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.77%) Degree
2 26 (14.77%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (5.11%) MCSE
6 7 (3.98%) MCSA
7 5 (2.84%) MCP
7 5 (2.84%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.70%) VCP5
8 3 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.70%) MCITP
8 3 (1.70%) NCDA
8 3 (1.70%) NCIE
9 2 (1.14%) MCTS
9 2 (1.14%) CCNA
9 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) QA
2 3 (1.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 79 (44.89%) Active Directory
2 37 (21.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (17.61%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.55%) XenApp
4 8 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 7 (3.98%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.84%) vSphere
6 5 (2.84%) Snort
7 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 50 (28.41%) SCCM
2 35 (19.89%) SCOM
3 14 (7.95%) Nagios
4 8 (4.55%) Zenoss
4 8 (4.55%) Puppet
5 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.84%) SCSM
6 5 (2.84%) Windows Intune
6 5 (2.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.84%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.27%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.70%) Graphite
8 3 (1.70%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (1.70%) OPNET
8 3 (1.70%) OpenView
8 3 (1.70%) ARCserve
8 3 (1.70%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.14%) logstash
10 1 (0.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 103 (58.52%) Microsoft
2 56 (31.82%) Oracle
3 40 (22.73%) VMware
4 36 (20.45%) Citrix
5 22 (12.50%) Business Objects
6 12 (6.82%) Cisco
6 12 (6.82%) IBM
7 8 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.98%) NetApp
8 7 (3.98%) HP
9 6 (3.41%) Sybase
9 6 (3.41%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.84%) BancTec
10 5 (2.84%) Compuware
10 5 (2.84%) Apple
11 4 (2.27%) Symantec
11 4 (2.27%) F5
12 3 (1.70%) DevExpress
12 3 (1.70%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.70%) Altiris
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Met Office
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgwater
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to 30k with Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago