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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 141 176 196
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +20
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 112 60 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 0.97% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 1.71% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 97 51 15
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
3416 3514 3098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.73% 56.81% 58.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 3004 2801
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +8 34 £43,750 +29.62% 5
Wiltshire +6 32 £46,377 +54.58% 5
Dorset +29 24 £47,500 +115.90%
Gloucestershire -6 10 £32,750 -0.75% 2
Somerset +11 6 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Devon -8 6 £27,000 -57.14% 2
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 110 (55.56%) Windows
2 91 (45.96%) Microsoft
3 83 (41.92%) ITIL
4 82 (41.41%) Active Directory
5 76 (38.38%) SQL Server
6 69 (34.85%) VMware
7 61 (30.81%) IIS
8 58 (29.29%) Finance
9 56 (28.28%) Linux
10 49 (24.75%) SQL
11 47 (23.74%) MS Excel
12 46 (23.23%) Python
13 45 (22.73%) MS Exchange
14 43 (21.72%) DNS
15 41 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
17 38 (19.19%) Web Services
18 35 (17.68%) Citrix
19 34 (17.17%) .NET
20 33 (16.67%) DHCP
20 33 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
21 31 (15.66%) Oracle
22 30 (15.15%) Configuration Management
22 30 (15.15%) NetApp
23 29 (14.65%) PHP
23 29 (14.65%) TCP/IP
24 28 (14.14%) SCCM
25 27 (13.64%) Ruby
26 26 (13.13%) Java
26 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (30.81%) IIS
2 45 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 20 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (8.08%) WebSphere
5 13 (6.57%) WebLogic
6 12 (6.06%) Lync
6 12 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (5.05%) Apache
9 9 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (2.53%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.53%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.53%) JBoss
10 5 (2.53%) Site Server
11 4 (2.02%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 47 (23.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.07%) Office 365
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (21.72%) DNS
2 33 (16.67%) DHCP
3 29 (14.65%) TCP/IP
4 19 (9.60%) SAN
5 13 (6.57%) Internet
6 7 (3.54%) Firewall
7 6 (3.03%) HTTP
8 5 (2.53%) VoIP
8 5 (2.53%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.02%) Network Security
9 4 (2.02%) VPN
10 3 (1.52%) SMTP
11 2 (1.01%) WAN
11 2 (1.01%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.51%) SSL
12 1 (0.51%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (38.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.07%) MySQL
3 13 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.03%) IDMS
5 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.03%) DB2
5 6 (3.03%) Informix
6 5 (2.53%) MS Access
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.01%) SQL CLR
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 15 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.07%) Subversion
3 13 (6.57%) Maven
3 13 (6.57%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.01%) RSpec
6 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.01%) Hudson
6 2 (1.01%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.01%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.01%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (29.29%) Finance
2 17 (8.59%) Banking
3 13 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.05%) Games
5 7 (3.54%) Back Office
6 6 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.53%) Law
8 2 (1.01%) Retail
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (21.21%) Analyst
2 33 (16.67%) Administrator
3 27 (13.64%) Consultant
4 21 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
6 16 (8.08%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (7.58%) ITSM Consultant
8 14 (7.07%) Storage Analyst
8 14 (7.07%) Business Consultant
9 13 (6.57%) Server Administrator
9 13 (6.57%) Applications Support
10 12 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) DBA
11 11 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 9 (4.55%) Developer
12 9 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 8 (4.04%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.19%) Web Services
2 34 (17.17%) .NET
3 25 (12.63%) HTML
4 17 (8.59%) ASP.NET
5 16 (8.08%) JSP
6 15 (7.58%) J2EE
6 15 (7.58%) XML
7 14 (7.07%) .NET Framework
8 9 (4.55%) Application Packaging
8 9 (4.55%) Software Packaging
9 8 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (3.03%) Ajax
11 5 (2.53%) CSS
12 4 (2.02%) Middleware
13 3 (1.52%) Struts
13 3 (1.52%) Spring
14 2 (1.01%) WCF
14 2 (1.01%) JPA
14 2 (1.01%) HTML5
14 2 (1.01%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.62%) Clustering
2 8 (4.04%) PKI
2 8 (4.04%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.54%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.54%) Replication
4 6 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 6 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.03%) BYOD
5 5 (2.53%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.53%) Xbox
6 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.01%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.01%) EPoS
8 1 (0.51%) Physics
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 110 (55.56%) Windows
2 56 (28.28%) Linux
3 39 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (11.11%) UNIX
6 17 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (8.08%) Data ONTAP
8 14 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (5.05%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.55%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.53%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.02%) Android
12 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.02%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (41.92%) ITIL
2 30 (15.15%) Configuration Management
3 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.62%) Service Management
4 23 (11.62%) DevOps
5 22 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 18 (9.09%) Migration
7 17 (8.59%) Software Deployment
8 15 (7.58%) Capacity Management
8 15 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (7.58%) ITSM
9 14 (7.07%) Time Management
9 14 (7.07%) ITIL V3
9 14 (7.07%) ITIL V2
10 13 (6.57%) Workflow
11 12 (6.06%) Line Management
12 11 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.05%) Business Analysis
14 9 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.75%) SQL
2 46 (23.23%) Python
3 29 (14.65%) PHP
4 27 (13.64%) Ruby
5 26 (13.13%) Java
6 25 (12.63%) C#
7 24 (12.12%) Perl
8 16 (8.08%) VBScript
9 15 (7.58%) JavaScript
10 11 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 10 (5.05%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.55%) VB
13 8 (4.04%) VBA
14 7 (3.54%) Delphi
15 5 (2.53%) Pascal
16 2 (1.01%) C
17 1 (0.51%) C++
17 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (10.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.59%) Degree
3 17 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (8.08%) SC Cleared
5 13 (6.57%) NCDA
5 13 (6.57%) NCIE
5 13 (6.57%) VCP5
5 13 (6.57%) MCSE
6 12 (6.06%) MCSA
7 8 (4.04%) MCITP
8 5 (2.53%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.52%) CCNA
9 3 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 82 (41.41%) Active Directory
2 41 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.11%) vSphere
4 21 (10.61%) Hyper-V
5 20 (10.10%) XenApp
6 9 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.53%) Snort
7 5 (2.53%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.52%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 28 (14.14%) SCCM
2 24 (12.12%) Puppet
3 22 (11.11%) SCOM
4 19 (9.60%) Nagios
5 16 (8.08%) Graphite
6 15 (7.58%) Zenoss
7 13 (6.57%) NetBackup
8 10 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (4.04%) Windows Intune
9 8 (4.04%) WSUS
10 7 (3.54%) Backup Exec
10 7 (3.54%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
12 5 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (2.53%) SCSM
13 3 (1.52%) SCOrch
14 2 (1.01%) logstash
14 2 (1.01%) SCDPM
14 2 (1.01%) SCVMM
15 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 91 (45.96%) Microsoft
2 69 (34.85%) VMware
3 35 (17.68%) Citrix
4 31 (15.66%) Oracle
5 30 (15.15%) NetApp
6 20 (10.10%) Red Hat
7 13 (6.57%) Business Objects
7 13 (6.57%) IBM
8 10 (5.05%) Cisco
9 8 (4.04%) Cyber-Ark
10 7 (3.54%) Google
10 7 (3.54%) Symantec
10 7 (3.54%) Sophos
11 6 (3.03%) Sybase
11 6 (3.03%) Hitachi
12 5 (2.53%) Compuware
12 5 (2.53%) BancTec
12 5 (2.53%) Apple
13 2 (1.01%) Dell
13 2 (1.01%) Nimble Storage
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52032 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52032 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago