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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 118 162 203
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +41
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 147 84 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.58% 1.43% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.52% 2.55% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 104 75 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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
3254 3288 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.15% 55.84% 58.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 2934 2805
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 February 2016.

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 February 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
(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 +43 64 £37,500 +11.11% 5
Devon +18 22 £29,000 +24.06%
Somerset - 19 £38,000 - 1
Bristol -15 17 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Dorset +9 14 - - 1
Gloucestershire -12 10 £40,000 -27.27% 5
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 127 (53.59%) Active Directory
2 121 (51.05%) SQL Server
3 120 (50.63%) Windows
4 118 (49.79%) SQL
5 89 (37.55%) Microsoft
5 89 (37.55%) Windows Server
6 82 (34.60%) ITIL
7 76 (32.07%) IIS
8 71 (29.96%) VMware
9 70 (29.54%) .NET
10 59 (24.89%) MS Exchange
11 55 (23.21%) Citrix
12 51 (21.52%) C#
12 51 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (19.41%) Finance
14 42 (17.72%) DNS
15 41 (17.30%) Web Services
15 41 (17.30%) Linux
16 40 (16.88%) SAN
17 39 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
17 39 (16.46%) SharePoint
18 37 (15.61%) Python
19 35 (14.77%) MS Excel
19 35 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
20 34 (14.35%) ITIL V3
21 33 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
22 32 (13.50%) DHCP
23 30 (12.66%) Apache
23 30 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
23 30 (12.66%) Security Cleared

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 76 (32.07%) IIS
2 59 (24.89%) MS Exchange
3 39 (16.46%) SharePoint
4 30 (12.66%) Apache
5 25 (10.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 18 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.38%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.27%) Drupal
10 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.27%) iPlanet
10 3 (1.27%) Lync
11 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.97%) MS Office
3 3 (1.27%) HipChat
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.64%) Office 365
2 10 (4.22%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.80%) SaaS
4 6 (2.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (2.53%) Heroku
4 6 (2.53%) IaaS
4 6 (2.53%) PaaS
5 3 (1.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.72%) DNS
2 40 (16.88%) SAN
3 32 (13.50%) DHCP
4 23 (9.70%) VoIP
5 22 (9.28%) Firewall
6 14 (5.91%) Internet
7 13 (5.49%) LAN
7 13 (5.49%) WAN
8 12 (5.06%) TCP/IP
9 10 (4.22%) VPN
10 9 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (2.95%) LDAP
12 6 (2.53%) NAS
13 5 (2.11%) IPv4
14 4 (1.69%) PPP
14 4 (1.69%) SSL
15 3 (1.27%) HTTP
15 3 (1.27%) SNMP
16 2 (0.84%) Kerberos
16 2 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (51.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.49%) MySQL
5 10 (4.22%) MS Access
5 10 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.95%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.53%) Big Data
7 6 (2.53%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.69%) Ingres
9 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.27%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.84%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (5.91%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.64%) Subversion
4 6 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (2.11%) JIRA
6 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.42%) Ant
8 1 (0.42%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.42%) Maven
8 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
General
1 46 (19.41%) Finance
2 13 (5.49%) Banking
3 8 (3.38%) Retail
4 6 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.11%) Local Government
6 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.27%) Law
8 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (16.03%) Developer
2 34 (14.35%) Administrator
3 25 (10.55%) Windows Administrator
4 24 (10.13%) Analyst
5 22 (9.28%) Applications Support
6 21 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (8.02%) Infrastructure Technician
8 18 (7.59%) Consultant
9 17 (7.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (6.75%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (6.75%) Support Analyst
11 15 (6.33%) Business Consultant
11 15 (6.33%) ITSM Consultant
11 15 (6.33%) Technical Consultant
12 14 (5.91%) IT Administrator
12 14 (5.91%) IT Technician
13 13 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support Technician
13 13 (5.49%) IT Support
13 13 (5.49%) Senior Developer
13 13 (5.49%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (29.54%) .NET
2 41 (17.30%) Web Services
3 24 (10.13%) ASP.NET
4 21 (8.86%) .NET Framework
5 16 (6.75%) REST
6 12 (5.06%) LAMP
7 9 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (3.38%) HTML
8 8 (3.38%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (2.95%) XML
10 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (1.69%) Entity Framework
12 3 (1.27%) SAML
12 3 (1.27%) WCF
13 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (0.84%) COM
13 2 (0.84%) RESTful
13 2 (0.84%) WinForms
13 2 (0.84%) WPF
13 2 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.17%) Driving Licence
2 14 (5.91%) Clustering
3 13 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.38%) EqualLogic
4 8 (3.38%) PKI
5 6 (2.53%) VCE vBlock
6 5 (2.11%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.11%) Raspberry Pi
7 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.69%) Replication
7 4 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.27%) Wiki
9 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.42%) Physics
10 1 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 120 (50.63%) Windows
2 89 (37.55%) Windows Server
3 51 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (17.30%) Linux
5 33 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (8.44%) Windows 7
7 10 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.22%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.38%) CentOS
8 8 (3.38%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (2.95%) Unix
10 4 (1.69%) FreeNAS
10 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.27%) VMS
11 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.84%) Debian
13 1 (0.42%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (34.60%) ITIL
2 34 (14.35%) ITIL V3
3 30 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (11.39%) DevOps
5 22 (9.28%) Service Management
6 20 (8.44%) Asset Management
7 17 (7.17%) Performance Improvement
7 17 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.75%) Configuration Management
8 16 (6.75%) ITSM
9 15 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (6.33%) Project Management
10 14 (5.91%) Migration
10 14 (5.91%) Regression Testing
11 13 (5.49%) Mobile Development
11 13 (5.49%) UML
12 12 (5.06%) High Availability
12 12 (5.06%) ITIL V2
12 12 (5.06%) SOA
13 11 (4.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 118 (49.79%) SQL
2 51 (21.52%) C#
3 37 (15.61%) Python
4 29 (12.24%) VB
5 26 (10.97%) PHP
5 26 (10.97%) VBScript
6 23 (9.70%) Java
7 21 (8.86%) Bash Shell
8 19 (8.02%) C
9 17 (7.17%) Perl
10 16 (6.75%) T-SQL
11 12 (5.06%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.80%) Ruby
13 6 (2.53%) JavaScript
14 4 (1.69%) VBA
15 2 (0.84%) C++
15 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.84%) XPath
15 2 (0.84%) XQuery
16 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (12.66%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.70%) MCSE
4 17 (7.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (5.91%) MCSA
6 13 (5.49%) SC Cleared
7 10 (4.22%) BC Cleared
7 10 (4.22%) Degree
8 9 (3.80%) MCSD
9 8 (3.38%) NCDA
9 8 (3.38%) NCIE
9 8 (3.38%) VCP5
10 7 (2.95%) MCP
11 6 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.53%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.53%) EMC Certification
12 5 (2.11%) DBS Check
12 5 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.11%) MCITP
12 5 (2.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.22%) SLA
2 6 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.27%) COBIT
5 2 (0.84%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 127 (53.59%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.75%) XenApp
4 12 (5.06%) vSphere
5 9 (3.80%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.69%) Terminal Server
6 4 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.27%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.84%) NFS
8 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.84%) Xen
9 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.42%) Firmware
9 1 (0.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (10.13%) Nagios
2 17 (7.17%) WSUS
3 15 (6.33%) McAfee ePO
4 14 (5.91%) SCCM
5 10 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.22%) Puppet
5 10 (4.22%) Zenoss
6 5 (2.11%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.11%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.11%) SCOM
6 5 (2.11%) SmoothWall
7 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.69%) SCDPM
7 4 (1.69%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.69%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.84%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.84%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.42%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 89 (37.55%) Microsoft
2 71 (29.96%) VMware
3 55 (23.21%) Citrix
4 28 (11.81%) NetApp
5 23 (9.70%) Veeam
6 17 (7.17%) Dell
6 17 (7.17%) Progress
7 16 (6.75%) HP
8 15 (6.33%) McAfee
8 15 (6.33%) Oracle
9 14 (5.91%) Dell KACE
9 14 (5.91%) Red Hat
10 11 (4.64%) Cisco
11 7 (2.95%) EMC
12 6 (2.53%) Sophos
12 6 (2.53%) Symantec
13 5 (2.11%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (2.11%) Ruckus Wireless
14 4 (1.69%) Dell Compellent
14 4 (1.69%) Palo Alto
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits - Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Coded People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42157 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Salary: £34613 - £44228 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Life Insurance
Posted: 27 days ago