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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 153 160 196
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +36
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 88 69 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 1.13% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 2.01% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75 66 18
Average salary £41,500 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.68% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,017 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
3368 3430 2900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.69% 56.05% 57.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2918 2935 2593
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Wiltshire +8 25 £39,000 +20.00% 9
Bristol -13 21 £67,500 +92.85% 5
Gloucestershire +1 18 £39,500 - 13
Dorset +13 15 £50,000 +127.27% 2
Somerset -9 6 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Devon -2 3 £37,500 +7.14% 6
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 99 (53.23%) Windows
2 92 (49.46%) VMware
3 85 (45.70%) ITIL
4 64 (34.41%) Active Directory
5 63 (33.87%) Microsoft
5 63 (33.87%) Linux
6 55 (29.57%) SQL Server
7 53 (28.49%) IIS
7 53 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (27.42%) Finance
9 47 (25.27%) Python
10 41 (22.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (21.51%) MS Exchange
12 39 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (20.43%) Citrix
14 37 (19.89%) Web Services
14 37 (19.89%) SQL
15 36 (19.35%) NetApp
16 35 (18.82%) MS Excel
17 33 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
18 32 (17.20%) DNS
18 32 (17.20%) vSphere
19 31 (16.67%) Ruby
20 30 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 30 (16.13%) XenApp
21 29 (15.59%) DevOps
22 28 (15.05%) Configuration Management
23 27 (14.52%) .NET
24 26 (13.98%) VBScript
24 26 (13.98%) DHCP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 53 (28.49%) IIS
2 40 (21.51%) MS Exchange
3 24 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.14%) WebSphere
5 12 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.76%) Apache
8 7 (3.76%) Lync
9 6 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 35 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Office
2 2 (1.08%) HipChat
3 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.91%) Office 365
2 7 (3.76%) SaaS
3 6 (3.23%) PaaS
3 6 (3.23%) Heroku
3 6 (3.23%) IaaS
3 6 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.20%) DNS
2 26 (13.98%) DHCP
3 22 (11.83%) SAN
3 22 (11.83%) Internet
4 21 (11.29%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.30%) Firewall
6 5 (2.69%) Unified Communications
7 4 (2.15%) VPN
7 4 (2.15%) SMTP
8 2 (1.08%) VoIP
8 2 (1.08%) WAN
9 1 (0.54%) LAN
9 1 (0.54%) HTTP
9 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (29.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.76%) MySQL
4 6 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.23%) Big Data
5 4 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.54%) Ingres
8 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.38%) Subversion
3 5 (2.69%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.15%) JIRA
5 3 (1.61%) Maven
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.54%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (27.42%) Finance
2 15 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.91%) Banking
4 10 (5.38%) Games
5 8 (4.30%) Law
6 4 (2.15%) Back Office
7 2 (1.08%) Retail
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (16.67%) Administrator
2 27 (14.52%) Analyst
3 26 (13.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (10.22%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (9.68%) Windows Administrator
6 17 (9.14%) Consultant
7 14 (7.53%) Storage Analyst
8 13 (6.99%) Server Administrator
8 13 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
9 12 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.84%) ITSM Consultant
10 9 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.30%) Business Consultant
11 8 (4.30%) Architect
11 8 (4.30%) Developer
11 8 (4.30%) Release Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Performance Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.89%) Web Services
2 27 (14.52%) .NET
3 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.84%) Middleware
4 9 (4.84%) Software Packaging
4 9 (4.84%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.30%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (4.30%) XML
6 7 (3.76%) REST
7 6 (3.23%) HTML
7 6 (3.23%) JSP
8 3 (1.61%) COM
8 3 (1.61%) J2EE
9 2 (1.08%) POSIX
9 2 (1.08%) WAP
9 2 (1.08%) Application Packaging
9 2 (1.08%) WCF
10 1 (0.54%) LINQ
10 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.75%) Clustering
2 12 (6.45%) Digital Media
2 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.30%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.30%) PKI
4 8 (4.30%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.23%) BYOD
7 5 (2.69%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.69%) Xbox
8 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) Wiki
10 1 (0.54%) Social Network
10 1 (0.54%) Physics
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
10 1 (0.54%) Statistics
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 99 (53.23%) Windows
2 63 (33.87%) Linux
3 41 (22.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (9.68%) Data ONTAP
7 13 (6.99%) UNIX
8 12 (6.45%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.76%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.61%) Android
11 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.08%) CentOS
12 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.08%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (45.70%) ITIL
2 39 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (15.59%) DevOps
4 28 (15.05%) Configuration Management
5 23 (12.37%) Capacity Management
6 22 (11.83%) Service Management
7 18 (9.68%) Software Deployment
8 16 (8.60%) ITIL V3
9 15 (8.06%) Migration
10 12 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 12 (6.45%) Line Management
10 12 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.91%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (5.91%) Workflow
12 10 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (4.84%) Time Management
13 9 (4.84%) ITSM
13 9 (4.84%) Data Analysis
13 9 (4.84%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.27%) Python
2 37 (19.89%) SQL
3 31 (16.67%) Ruby
4 26 (13.98%) VBScript
5 23 (12.37%) C#
6 14 (7.53%) Java
7 13 (6.99%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.45%) VB
8 12 (6.45%) T-SQL
9 11 (5.91%) Perl
10 10 (5.38%) PHP
11 9 (4.84%) VBA
11 9 (4.84%) C
12 4 (2.15%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.61%) C++
14 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.54%) Pascal
15 1 (0.54%) Delphi
15 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (11.29%) MCSE
4 20 (10.75%) Degree
5 16 (8.60%) MCSA
5 16 (8.60%) Security Cleared
6 15 (8.06%) NCDA
6 15 (8.06%) NCIE
6 15 (8.06%) VCP5
7 13 (6.99%) MCITP
8 10 (5.38%) DV Cleared
9 8 (4.30%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.76%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (3.23%) EMC Certification
12 4 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (2.15%) CCNA
12 4 (2.15%) MCP
13 1 (0.54%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.54%) LPIC
13 1 (0.54%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) SLA
1 7 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (34.41%) Active Directory
2 53 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (17.20%) vSphere
4 30 (16.13%) XenApp
5 18 (9.68%) Hyper-V
6 11 (5.91%) Terminal Services
7 9 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.15%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.61%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.54%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (11.29%) Puppet
2 20 (10.75%) NetBackup
3 17 (9.14%) Zenoss
4 16 (8.60%) Nagios
5 14 (7.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (7.53%) Backup Exec
5 14 (7.53%) SCCM
6 13 (6.99%) SCOM
6 13 (6.99%) Graphite
7 12 (6.45%) WSUS
8 10 (5.38%) WhatsUp Gold
9 8 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (2.69%) Windows Intune
11 4 (2.15%) ARCserve
12 3 (1.61%) SCOrch
13 2 (1.08%) SCSM
13 2 (1.08%) SCVMM
13 2 (1.08%) SCDPM
14 1 (0.54%) OpenView
14 1 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 92 (49.46%) VMware
2 63 (33.87%) Microsoft
3 38 (20.43%) Citrix
4 36 (19.35%) NetApp
5 24 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 14 (7.53%) Symantec
6 14 (7.53%) Oracle
6 14 (7.53%) IBM
7 11 (5.91%) Cisco
7 11 (5.91%) Sophos
8 8 (4.30%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (3.76%) Google
10 6 (3.23%) Hitachi
10 6 (3.23%) EMC
11 3 (1.61%) Nimble Storage
12 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.08%) HP
13 1 (0.54%) Dell
13 1 (0.54%) Compuware
13 1 (0.54%) BancTec
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago