The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 174 188 178
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 56 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.44% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 0.75% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 46 19 32
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3434 3047 3206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.30% 58.15% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2738 2908
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PowerShell
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +9 23 £30,000 - 1
Bristol -5 15 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Somerset -10 10 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Dorset -8 4 £22,000 -26.66%
Devon - 3 £63,000 -
Gloucestershire -8 1 £70,000 +55.55%
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England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 78 (74.29%) Windows
2 57 (54.29%) SQL
3 52 (49.52%) Microsoft
4 45 (42.86%) VMware
5 37 (35.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
7 33 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 32 (30.48%) Degree
9 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (26.67%) Citrix
11 26 (24.76%) .NET
11 26 (24.76%) ITIL
12 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
13 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (20.00%) Linux
14 21 (20.00%) Python
14 21 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
15 20 (19.05%) VB
16 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (17.14%) IIS
17 18 (17.14%) HTML
17 18 (17.14%) HP
18 17 (16.19%) MS Excel
18 17 (16.19%) Windows XP
18 17 (16.19%) C#
18 17 (16.19%) Computer Science
18 17 (16.19%) Windows 7
18 17 (16.19%) Performance Monitoring
19 16 (15.24%) SharePoint 2013

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 21 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 18 (17.14%) IIS
4 16 (15.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (7.62%) MS Project Server
9 4 (3.81%) Lync
9 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (3.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.90%) Apache
11 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.95%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 17 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.57%) MS Office
3 8 (7.62%) MS Project
4 1 (0.95%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.86%) Maximo
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Office 365
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) Firewall
2 13 (12.38%) Intranet
3 11 (10.48%) VoIP
4 10 (9.52%) DNS
4 10 (9.52%) SAN
5 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.67%) WAN
7 6 (5.71%) Wireshark
7 6 (5.71%) DHCP
7 6 (5.71%) LAN
8 4 (3.81%) VLAN
8 4 (3.81%) IPv4
8 4 (3.81%) IPv6
9 3 (2.86%) DMZ
9 3 (2.86%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.90%) NAS
10 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.90%) SSL
10 2 (1.90%) VPN
11 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.57%) MySQL
5 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.76%) Ingres
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.81%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MSI
2 3 (2.86%) Selenium
2 3 (2.86%) NUnit
2 3 (2.86%) MSBuild
3 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.95%) InstallShield
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Legal
2 4 (3.81%) Marketing
3 3 (2.86%) Local Government
3 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) Electronics
3 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Consultant
2 16 (15.24%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Architect
4 12 (11.43%) SharePoint Architect
4 12 (11.43%) Developer
5 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Performance Consultant
6 6 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (5.71%) Applications Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Network Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Server Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Capacity Planning Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Administrator
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Performance Consultant
8 4 (3.81%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.81%) Server Support Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Capacity Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Server Support
8 4 (3.81%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.76%) .NET
2 18 (17.14%) HTML
3 13 (12.38%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (5.71%) Web Services
5 5 (4.76%) XML
6 4 (3.81%) OCX
7 2 (1.90%) HTML5
7 2 (1.90%) JSON
7 2 (1.90%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.90%) CSS
8 1 (0.95%) XSLT
8 1 (0.95%) WCF
8 1 (0.95%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.95%) jQuery
8 1 (0.95%) Ajax
8 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.71%) Clustering
3 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Open Source
4 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.86%) DTV
5 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.86%) CMDB
5 3 (2.86%) e-Health
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.90%) Statistics
6 2 (1.90%) Firmware
7 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.95%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.95%) Replication
7 1 (0.95%) IVR
7 1 (0.95%) iPad
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 78 (74.29%) Windows
2 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (20.00%) Linux
5 17 (16.19%) Windows XP
5 17 (16.19%) Windows 7
6 14 (13.33%) UNIX
7 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.81%) Debian
9 3 (2.86%) CentOS
9 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.90%) SUSE
10 2 (1.90%) Fedora
10 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) ITIL
2 17 (16.19%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (12.38%) Change Control
5 12 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (9.52%) Workflow
7 9 (8.57%) Project Management
7 9 (8.57%) Service Management
7 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.62%) Capacity Management
9 7 (6.67%) Migration
9 7 (6.67%) MVC
9 7 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (5.71%) Performance Management
10 6 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.71%) OO
11 5 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.29%) SQL
2 21 (20.00%) Python
3 20 (19.05%) VB
4 17 (16.19%) C#
5 15 (14.29%) Perl
6 13 (12.38%) Java
7 9 (8.57%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.62%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.71%) VBScript
10 5 (4.76%) C
11 4 (3.81%) Ruby
11 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.90%) PHP
12 2 (1.90%) VBA
13 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (30.48%) Degree
2 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (10.48%) MCTS
5 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.67%) MCSE
7 6 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (5.71%) MCP
8 5 (4.76%) MCITP
9 3 (2.86%) A+ Certification
9 3 (2.86%) HND
9 3 (2.86%) MCSA
9 3 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 37 (35.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (11.43%) Terminal Services
4 11 (10.48%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 8 (7.62%) XenApp
6 8 (7.62%) vSphere
6 8 (7.62%) Xen
7 6 (5.71%) vCloud
7 6 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (4.76%) Terminal Server
8 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (2.86%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.86%) VMFS
11 2 (1.90%) NFS
12 1 (0.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) Nagios
2 11 (10.48%) OpenView
2 11 (10.48%) OPNET
2 11 (10.48%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (10.48%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (9.52%) SCCM
4 6 (5.71%) WSUS
5 5 (4.76%) SCOM
6 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.95%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 52 (49.52%) Microsoft
2 45 (42.86%) VMware
3 28 (26.67%) Citrix
4 18 (17.14%) HP
5 15 (14.29%) Cisco
5 15 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 14 (13.33%) CA
7 12 (11.43%) Oracle
8 11 (10.48%) Juniper
8 11 (10.48%) F5
8 11 (10.48%) Riverbed
9 6 (5.71%) NetScout
9 6 (5.71%) Compuware
9 6 (5.71%) BMC
10 5 (4.76%) Sophos
10 5 (4.76%) Remedy
11 4 (3.81%) AppSense
11 4 (3.81%) SAP
11 4 (3.81%) NetApp
11 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
University of the West of England
Salary: From £30,728 to £40,810 per annum including market factor
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
University of the West of England
Salary: From £27,318 to £30,728 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago