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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 146 177 183
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +6
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 92 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.52% 0.87% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 1.56% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 70 49 36
Average salary £41,250 £39,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +20.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
3315 3269 3181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.59% 56.04% 59.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2820 2824 2852
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +9 27 £42,500 +4.93% 6
Wiltshire +4 23 £47,000 -9.61% 7
Dorset +18 20 £47,500 +115.90% 1
Gloucestershire -8 9 £39,000 +25.80% 4
Somerset +20 8 - -
Devon -6 5 - - 1
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 104 (58.10%) Microsoft
2 101 (56.42%) Windows
3 80 (44.69%) Active Directory
4 77 (43.02%) SQL Server
5 69 (38.55%) SQL
6 64 (35.75%) ITIL
7 59 (32.96%) Linux
8 54 (30.17%) MS Exchange
9 48 (26.82%) Oracle
10 46 (25.70%) IIS
10 46 (25.70%) Python
10 46 (25.70%) MS Excel
10 46 (25.70%) VMware
11 42 (23.46%) Finance
12 39 (21.79%) Perl
13 36 (20.11%) SCCM
14 35 (19.55%) Citrix
15 34 (18.99%) PHP
15 34 (18.99%) HTML
15 34 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (18.44%) .NET
17 32 (17.88%) Java
18 29 (16.20%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (15.08%) Security Cleared
19 27 (15.08%) MySQL
20 26 (14.53%) SCOM
21 25 (13.97%) Degree
22 24 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
22 24 (13.41%) UNIX
22 24 (13.41%) DNS

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 54 (30.17%) MS Exchange
2 46 (25.70%) IIS
3 19 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (10.06%) Lync
5 17 (9.50%) WebLogic
6 16 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (8.38%) Office Communications Server
8 10 (5.59%) Apache
9 9 (5.03%) Joomla!
9 9 (5.03%) WebSphere
9 9 (5.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (5.03%) JBoss
9 9 (5.03%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.79%) Site Server
11 4 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (2.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 46 (25.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.03%) MS Office
3 4 (2.23%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.56%) FastStats
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.70%) Office 365
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.41%) DNS
2 20 (11.17%) Firewall
3 15 (8.38%) SAN
4 14 (7.82%) TCP/IP
4 14 (7.82%) VPN
4 14 (7.82%) DHCP
5 12 (6.70%) Internet
6 9 (5.03%) VoIP
7 5 (2.79%) Network Security
7 5 (2.79%) Wireshark
7 5 (2.79%) WAN
7 5 (2.79%) HTTP
8 3 (1.68%) NAS
8 3 (1.68%) LAN
9 2 (1.12%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.56%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.56%) SNMP
10 1 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (43.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.08%) MySQL
3 14 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.35%) DB2
6 6 (3.35%) Informix
6 6 (3.35%) IDMS
7 5 (2.79%) MS Access
8 3 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.56%) QlikView
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (10.61%) Jenkins
2 18 (10.06%) Subversion
3 17 (9.50%) Maven
3 17 (9.50%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.68%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.12%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.12%) RSpec
7 2 (1.12%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.12%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.12%) Hudson
8 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 42 (23.46%) Finance
2 17 (9.50%) Banking
3 10 (5.59%) Aerospace
3 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.47%) Back Office
5 6 (3.35%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.35%) Games
6 5 (2.79%) Law
6 5 (2.79%) Electronics
7 3 (1.68%) Publishing
8 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (21.23%) Consultant
2 37 (20.67%) Analyst
3 21 (11.73%) Applications Support
4 18 (10.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 14 (7.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (7.82%) Administrator
5 14 (7.82%) Technical Consultant
5 14 (7.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) ITSM Consultant
6 13 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) DBA
7 12 (6.70%) Business Consultant
8 10 (5.59%) Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.47%) Technical Support
10 8 (4.47%) Storage Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (3.91%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.99%) HTML
2 33 (18.44%) .NET
3 21 (11.73%) XML
4 20 (11.17%) J2EE
5 19 (10.61%) Web Services
6 18 (10.06%) JSP
7 16 (8.94%) ASP.NET
7 16 (8.94%) Application Packaging
8 13 (7.26%) .NET Framework
9 10 (5.59%) Ajax
10 8 (4.47%) CSS
11 6 (3.35%) Software Packaging
12 3 (1.68%) HTML5
12 3 (1.68%) Spring
12 3 (1.68%) Struts
13 2 (1.12%) WAP
13 2 (1.12%) Servlets
13 2 (1.12%) JPA
13 2 (1.12%) jQuery
13 2 (1.12%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.70%) Clustering
2 8 (4.47%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.35%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.35%) Replication
3 6 (3.35%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.23%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.68%) Physics
7 2 (1.12%) EPoS
7 2 (1.12%) BYOD
7 2 (1.12%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.56%) Xbox
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Social Network
8 1 (0.56%) Open Source
8 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 101 (56.42%) Windows
2 59 (32.96%) Linux
3 29 (16.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (13.41%) UNIX
5 20 (11.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (9.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (8.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.70%) Windows 7
9 9 (5.03%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.35%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.23%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.12%) Android
12 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.75%) ITIL
2 24 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (11.73%) Configuration Management
3 21 (11.73%) Service Delivery
4 18 (10.06%) Service Management
4 18 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (9.50%) Migration
6 14 (7.82%) DevOps
7 13 (7.26%) ITSM
8 11 (6.15%) Time Management
8 11 (6.15%) ITIL V2
8 11 (6.15%) Cyber Security
8 11 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.03%) Release Management
10 9 (5.03%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.47%) Document Management
11 8 (4.47%) Workflow
11 8 (4.47%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (3.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (38.55%) SQL
2 46 (25.70%) Python
3 39 (21.79%) Perl
4 34 (18.99%) PHP
5 32 (17.88%) Java
6 23 (12.85%) JavaScript
6 23 (12.85%) C#
7 13 (7.26%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.70%) Ruby
9 11 (6.15%) Delphi
10 10 (5.59%) VBA
11 9 (5.03%) Bash Shell
11 9 (5.03%) Pascal
11 9 (5.03%) VBScript
12 8 (4.47%) VB
13 3 (1.68%) C
13 3 (1.68%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.56%) C++
14 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (15.08%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.97%) Degree
3 21 (11.73%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.70%) MCSE
5 12 (6.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.59%) MCSA
7 5 (2.79%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.79%) VCP5
7 5 (2.79%) NCDA
7 5 (2.79%) NCIE
8 4 (2.23%) MCITP
9 3 (1.68%) MCP
10 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.12%) CCNA
10 2 (1.12%) MCTS
10 2 (1.12%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.56%) VCAP
11 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) SLA
2 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 80 (44.69%) Active Directory
2 34 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (13.41%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.70%) XenApp
5 10 (5.59%) vSphere
6 7 (3.91%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.79%) Snort
8 4 (2.23%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (20.11%) SCCM
2 26 (14.53%) SCOM
3 15 (8.38%) Puppet
3 15 (8.38%) Nagios
4 10 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.59%) Zenoss
5 8 (4.47%) Windows Intune
6 7 (3.91%) Graphite
7 6 (3.35%) SCSM
8 5 (2.79%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (2.23%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (1.12%) OpenView
11 2 (1.12%) ARCserve
11 2 (1.12%) WSUS
11 2 (1.12%) OPNET
11 2 (1.12%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (1.12%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 104 (58.10%) Microsoft
2 48 (26.82%) Oracle
3 46 (25.70%) VMware
4 35 (19.55%) Citrix
5 17 (9.50%) Business Objects
6 15 (8.38%) NetApp
6 15 (8.38%) Red Hat
7 14 (7.82%) IBM
8 12 (6.70%) Cisco
9 7 (3.91%) Google
10 6 (3.35%) Sybase
11 5 (2.79%) BancTec
11 5 (2.79%) Compuware
11 5 (2.79%) HP
11 5 (2.79%) Apple
12 3 (1.68%) F5
12 3 (1.68%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.68%) Symantec
13 2 (1.12%) Juniper
13 2 (1.12%) CA
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 20% bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + On-call + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £4520321721 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £33935 - £43361 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago