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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 145 164 181
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 94 63 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 1.06% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 1.87% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 77 55 28
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £22,200 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £45,450
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
3155 3368 3221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.70% 56.75% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 2885 2891
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 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 29 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
Wiltshire +2 32 £47,000 +40.29% 3
Bristol +5 30 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Dorset +16 13 £47,500 +115.90% 1
Somerset +17 9 £42,500 +88.88% 3
Devon -6 6 £27,000 -57.14% 1
Gloucestershire -7 4 £35,000 +6.06% 3
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 108 (59.34%) Windows
2 91 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 87 (47.80%) Active Directory
4 76 (41.76%) SQL Server
5 69 (37.91%) ITIL
6 61 (33.52%) IIS
7 54 (29.67%) SQL
8 52 (28.57%) Linux
8 52 (28.57%) VMware
9 46 (25.27%) Finance
10 45 (24.73%) MS Excel
10 45 (24.73%) MS Exchange
11 42 (23.08%) Python
12 40 (21.98%) DNS
13 38 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (18.68%) Citrix
14 34 (18.68%) Web Services
14 34 (18.68%) Oracle
15 33 (18.13%) .NET
16 31 (17.03%) PHP
16 31 (17.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (16.48%) Java
17 30 (16.48%) DHCP
17 30 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (15.93%) SCCM
18 29 (15.93%) HTML
19 28 (15.38%) Perl
20 27 (14.84%) TCP/IP
20 27 (14.84%) Configuration Management
21 25 (13.74%) SCOM

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 61 (33.52%) IIS
2 45 (24.73%) MS Exchange
3 17 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.24%) Lync
5 14 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (7.69%) WebLogic
6 13 (7.14%) WebSphere
7 12 (6.59%) Office Communications Server
8 11 (6.04%) Apache
8 11 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.30%) JBoss
9 6 (3.30%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.30%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.75%) Site Server
11 4 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 45 (24.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.85%) MS Office
3 4 (2.20%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.04%) Office 365
2 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (21.98%) DNS
2 30 (16.48%) DHCP
3 27 (14.84%) TCP/IP
4 18 (9.89%) SAN
5 9 (4.95%) Firewall
5 9 (4.95%) Internet
6 7 (3.85%) VoIP
7 6 (3.30%) HTTP
8 5 (2.75%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.75%) VPN
9 4 (2.20%) Network Security
10 3 (1.65%) WAN
11 2 (1.10%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.55%) LAN
12 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (41.76%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.34%) MySQL
3 13 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.30%) Informix
6 6 (3.30%) DB2
6 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.30%) IDMS
7 5 (2.75%) MS Access
8 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.10%) SQL CLR
9 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.55%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 16 (8.79%) Jenkins
2 15 (8.24%) Subversion
3 14 (7.69%) Maven
3 14 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.10%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.10%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.10%) RSpec
6 2 (1.10%) Hudson
6 2 (1.10%) CruiseControl
General
1 46 (25.27%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Banking
3 10 (5.49%) Back Office
4 8 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.40%) Games
5 6 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.65%) Publishing
7 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.10%) Law
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (19.78%) Analyst
2 30 (16.48%) Consultant
3 27 (14.84%) Administrator
4 19 (10.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (9.34%) Windows Administrator
6 16 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (8.79%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (8.24%) Applications Support
7 15 (8.24%) ITSM Consultant
8 14 (7.69%) Business Consultant
8 14 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 14 (7.69%) DBA
9 13 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (6.59%) Server Administrator
11 10 (5.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.95%) Developer
13 8 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (4.40%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (4.40%) SQL DBA
14 7 (3.85%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.68%) Web Services
2 33 (18.13%) .NET
3 29 (15.93%) HTML
4 18 (9.89%) XML
5 17 (9.34%) J2EE
5 17 (9.34%) ASP.NET
6 15 (8.24%) JSP
7 14 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 12 (6.59%) Application Packaging
9 7 (3.85%) Ajax
9 7 (3.85%) CSS
9 7 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (3.30%) Software Packaging
11 3 (1.65%) Spring
11 3 (1.65%) Struts
12 2 (1.10%) OAuth2
12 2 (1.10%) JAX-RS
12 2 (1.10%) HTML5
12 2 (1.10%) Servlets
12 2 (1.10%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.19%) Clustering
2 8 (4.40%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.40%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.85%) PKI
3 7 (3.85%) Replication
4 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.75%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.20%) BYOD
7 3 (1.65%) Physics
7 3 (1.65%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.65%) Xbox
8 2 (1.10%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.10%) EPoS
9 1 (0.55%) Social Network
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 108 (59.34%) Windows
2 52 (28.57%) Linux
3 38 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (17.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (11.54%) UNIX
6 16 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.49%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.49%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.75%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.20%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (37.91%) ITIL
2 27 (14.84%) Configuration Management
3 21 (11.54%) Service Management
4 20 (10.99%) DevOps
4 20 (10.99%) Service Delivery
4 20 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.79%) Software Deployment
6 16 (8.79%) Migration
7 15 (8.24%) ITSM
8 14 (7.69%) ITIL V2
8 14 (7.69%) Workflow
8 14 (7.69%) Time Management
9 11 (6.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (5.49%) Business Analysis
10 10 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (4.95%) Release Management
11 9 (4.95%) Line Management
11 9 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (4.40%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.67%) SQL
2 42 (23.08%) Python
3 31 (17.03%) PHP
4 30 (16.48%) Java
5 28 (15.38%) Perl
6 23 (12.64%) C#
7 19 (10.44%) Ruby
8 18 (9.89%) JavaScript
9 13 (7.14%) T-SQL
10 11 (6.04%) VBScript
10 11 (6.04%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.95%) VB
12 8 (4.40%) Delphi
13 6 (3.30%) Pascal
13 6 (3.30%) VBA
14 2 (1.10%) C
15 1 (0.55%) C++
15 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.89%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.34%) Degree
4 14 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (6.04%) MCSE
7 10 (5.49%) MCSA
8 5 (2.75%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.75%) MCITP
9 4 (2.20%) VCP5
9 4 (2.20%) NCDA
9 4 (2.20%) NCIE
9 4 (2.20%) CCNA
9 4 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.10%) MCP
11 1 (0.55%) RHCE
11 1 (0.55%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.40%) SLA
2 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 87 (47.80%) Active Directory
2 30 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (13.19%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.79%) XenApp
5 10 (5.49%) vSphere
6 8 (4.40%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.75%) Snort
7 5 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.65%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (15.93%) SCCM
2 25 (13.74%) SCOM
3 21 (11.54%) Puppet
4 19 (10.44%) Nagios
5 13 (7.14%) Zenoss
6 12 (6.59%) Graphite
7 11 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (4.95%) NetBackup
9 8 (4.40%) Windows Intune
10 5 (2.75%) WSUS
10 5 (2.75%) Backup Exec
10 5 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (2.75%) SCSM
11 3 (1.65%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (1.65%) SCOrch
12 2 (1.10%) CA Spectrum
12 2 (1.10%) SCDPM
12 2 (1.10%) logstash
12 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 91 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 52 (28.57%) VMware
3 34 (18.68%) Citrix
3 34 (18.68%) Oracle
4 19 (10.44%) NetApp
5 18 (9.89%) Red Hat
6 14 (7.69%) Business Objects
7 11 (6.04%) Cisco
7 11 (6.04%) IBM
8 7 (3.85%) Google
8 7 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark
9 6 (3.30%) Sybase
10 5 (2.75%) BancTec
10 5 (2.75%) Apple
10 5 (2.75%) Compuware
10 5 (2.75%) Symantec
11 4 (2.20%) Hitachi
12 3 (1.65%) HP
12 3 (1.65%) Sophos
13 2 (1.10%) F5
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + On-call + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HFMA
Salary: From £20,265 to £22,016 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 53k per year + 20% bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits: Plus generous benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 25 days ago