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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 153 175 190
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +15
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 104 61 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.76% 0.98% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 1.72% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 94 50 19
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £57,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
3413 3554 3094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.76% 57.13% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2956 3055 2764
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,100 £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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +13 38 £45,623 +52.07% 2
Bristol +2 28 £49,750 +53.07% 1
Dorset +20 17 £50,000 +127.27%
Gloucestershire +7 15 £36,250 -48.21% 1
Somerset +4 5 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Devon -2 1 £27,000 -57.14% 3
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (55.10%) Windows
2 89 (45.41%) ITIL
3 81 (41.33%) VMware
4 80 (40.82%) Microsoft
5 74 (37.76%) Active Directory
6 68 (34.69%) SQL Server
7 61 (31.12%) Finance
8 59 (30.10%) Linux
9 53 (27.04%) IIS
10 48 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 47 (23.98%) MS Exchange
12 46 (23.47%) Python
13 45 (22.96%) SQL
14 42 (21.43%) MS Excel
15 39 (19.90%) DNS
16 38 (19.39%) Citrix
16 38 (19.39%) Web Services
16 38 (19.39%) Windows Server 2008
17 34 (17.35%) NetApp
18 32 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
19 31 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (15.82%) DHCP
20 29 (14.80%) Ruby
20 29 (14.80%) vSphere
21 26 (13.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 26 (13.27%) TCP/IP
21 26 (13.27%) Configuration Management
22 25 (12.76%) .NET
22 25 (12.76%) Service Management
22 25 (12.76%) XenApp

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (27.04%) IIS
2 47 (23.98%) MS Exchange
3 24 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 12 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.10%) WebLogic
7 10 (5.10%) Lync
8 7 (3.57%) Apache
9 6 (3.06%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (2.55%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.55%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.55%) JBoss
11 4 (2.04%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (1.02%) Site Server
13 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 42 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.14%) Office 365
2 3 (1.53%) IaaS
2 3 (1.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.53%) SaaS
2 3 (1.53%) PaaS
2 3 (1.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.90%) DNS
2 31 (15.82%) DHCP
3 26 (13.27%) TCP/IP
4 21 (10.71%) SAN
5 17 (8.67%) Internet
6 9 (4.59%) Firewall
7 5 (2.55%) VoIP
8 4 (2.04%) HTTP
8 4 (2.04%) VPN
8 4 (2.04%) Network Security
8 4 (2.04%) SMTP
9 3 (1.53%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.53%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.51%) SSL
10 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (4.08%) MySQL
3 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.55%) MS Access
6 4 (2.04%) DB2
6 4 (2.04%) Informix
6 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.04%) IDMS
7 3 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.53%) Big Data
7 3 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) Ingres
9 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.51%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 14 (7.14%) Subversion
2 10 (5.10%) Maven
2 10 (5.10%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.10%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
4 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
General
1 61 (31.12%) Finance
2 18 (9.18%) Banking
3 16 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.10%) Games
5 9 (4.59%) Law
6 5 (2.55%) Back Office
7 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.02%) Retail
9 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (19.39%) Analyst
2 32 (16.33%) Administrator
3 23 (11.73%) Consultant
4 21 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (9.18%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (9.18%) Windows Administrator
6 16 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (7.14%) Storage Analyst
8 13 (6.63%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (6.63%) Server Administrator
9 12 (6.12%) ITSM Consultant
9 12 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.61%) Business Consultant
11 10 (5.10%) Applications Support
11 10 (5.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (4.08%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.08%) DBA
12 8 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 8 (4.08%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.39%) Web Services
2 25 (12.76%) .NET
3 17 (8.67%) HTML
4 14 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 14 (7.14%) XML
5 13 (6.63%) JSP
6 11 (5.61%) J2EE
6 11 (5.61%) .NET Framework
7 9 (4.59%) Software Packaging
7 9 (4.59%) Middleware
8 8 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (3.06%) Application Packaging
9 6 (3.06%) Ajax
10 4 (2.04%) REST
11 3 (1.53%) Spring
11 3 (1.53%) Struts
11 3 (1.53%) CSS
12 2 (1.02%) COM
12 2 (1.02%) WAP
12 2 (1.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.71%) Clustering
2 12 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.10%) Digital Media
4 8 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.08%) PKI
4 8 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.06%) BYOD
7 5 (2.55%) Replication
7 5 (2.55%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.55%) Xbox
7 5 (2.55%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.02%) EPoS
8 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.51%) Social Network
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 108 (55.10%) Windows
2 59 (30.10%) Linux
3 38 (19.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (11.73%) UNIX
6 18 (9.18%) Data ONTAP
7 16 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.12%) Windows 7
9 11 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.06%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.55%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.04%) Android
12 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.04%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (45.41%) ITIL
2 31 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.27%) Configuration Management
4 25 (12.76%) Service Management
5 23 (11.73%) DevOps
6 20 (10.20%) Capacity Management
6 20 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 18 (9.18%) Software Deployment
8 16 (8.16%) ITIL V3
8 16 (8.16%) Migration
9 12 (6.12%) ITSM
9 12 (6.12%) Workflow
9 12 (6.12%) Line Management
10 11 (5.61%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.61%) ITIL V2
10 11 (5.61%) Time Management
11 10 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (4.59%) Scrum
12 9 (4.59%) Business Analysis
12 9 (4.59%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.47%) Python
2 45 (22.96%) SQL
3 29 (14.80%) Ruby
4 24 (12.24%) VBScript
5 21 (10.71%) PHP
6 20 (10.20%) C#
7 17 (8.67%) Java
8 16 (8.16%) Perl
9 13 (6.63%) VBA
10 10 (5.10%) T-SQL
10 10 (5.10%) JavaScript
10 10 (5.10%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.59%) VB
12 6 (3.06%) C
12 6 (3.06%) Delphi
13 5 (2.55%) Pascal
14 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.02%) C++
15 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (13.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (10.71%) Degree
3 18 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (8.67%) Security Cleared
5 15 (7.65%) NCDA
5 15 (7.65%) NCIE
5 15 (7.65%) VCP5
5 15 (7.65%) MCSE
6 13 (6.63%) MCSA
7 12 (6.12%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.10%) MCITP
9 7 (3.57%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.53%) CCNA
11 3 (1.53%) EMC Certification
12 2 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) SLA
1 7 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 74 (37.76%) Active Directory
2 48 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (14.80%) vSphere
4 25 (12.76%) XenApp
5 18 (9.18%) Hyper-V
6 9 (4.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (4.08%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.53%) Snort
9 3 (1.53%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.02%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 21 (10.71%) SCCM
2 20 (10.20%) Puppet
3 18 (9.18%) SCOM
4 16 (8.16%) NetBackup
5 15 (7.65%) Nagios
6 14 (7.14%) Zenoss
7 13 (6.63%) Graphite
8 10 (5.10%) Backup Exec
8 10 (5.10%) WSUS
8 10 (5.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (4.08%) WhatsUp Gold
10 7 (3.57%) Windows Intune
10 7 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (2.04%) SCSM
12 3 (1.53%) SCOrch
13 2 (1.02%) SCDPM
13 2 (1.02%) SCVMM
13 2 (1.02%) ARCserve
13 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 81 (41.33%) VMware
2 80 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 38 (19.39%) Citrix
4 34 (17.35%) NetApp
5 24 (12.24%) Oracle
6 19 (9.69%) Red Hat
7 18 (9.18%) IBM
8 11 (5.61%) Cisco
9 10 (5.10%) Symantec
10 9 (4.59%) Sophos
11 8 (4.08%) Cyber-Ark
12 6 (3.06%) Hitachi
13 5 (2.55%) Apple
13 5 (2.55%) Compuware
13 5 (2.55%) BancTec
13 5 (2.55%) Google
14 4 (2.04%) Sybase
15 3 (1.53%) EMC
15 3 (1.53%) Nimble Storage
16 2 (1.02%) HP
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + On-call + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + it
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago