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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 155 196 215
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 93 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 1.15% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 85 23 14
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
3479 3381 3342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.41% 58.04% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3046 2998 3008
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Bristol +19 35 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Wiltshire +15 23 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Gloucestershire - 23 £57,500 -
Somerset +2 6 £36,250 -0.68%
Devon -8 4 £23,375 -6.50%
Dorset -15 2 - -
PowerShell
England

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 100 (57.80%) Windows
2 97 (56.07%) Microsoft
3 89 (51.45%) SQL
4 73 (42.20%) Active Directory
5 68 (39.31%) SQL Server
6 67 (38.73%) Linux
7 66 (38.15%) VMware
8 64 (36.99%) MS Exchange
9 60 (34.68%) ITIL
9 60 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (25.43%) Citrix
11 41 (23.70%) Oracle
12 40 (23.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 39 (22.54%) Hyper-V
14 38 (21.97%) SCCM
15 34 (19.65%) HTML
15 34 (19.65%) Security Cleared
16 33 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
17 32 (18.50%) Perl
17 32 (18.50%) Firewall
18 31 (17.92%) Degree
19 30 (17.34%) MySQL
19 30 (17.34%) SC Cleared
19 30 (17.34%) Windows Server 2008
20 29 (16.76%) Python
20 29 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2013
21 28 (16.18%) .NET
21 28 (16.18%) VMware ESX
22 27 (15.61%) Finance
22 27 (15.61%) SCOM

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 64 (36.99%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (15.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (14.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 24 (13.87%) SharePoint
6 22 (12.72%) IIS
7 20 (11.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2000
8 17 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (9.83%) Lync
9 14 (8.09%) WebLogic
10 12 (6.94%) Apache
11 11 (6.36%) Office Communications Server
12 10 (5.78%) JBoss
13 9 (5.20%) Tomcat
14 7 (4.05%) WebSphere
14 7 (4.05%) Joomla!
15 5 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (2.89%) iPlanet
16 4 (2.31%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 19 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.67%) MS Office
3 3 (1.73%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.58%) FastStats
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Agresso
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.50%) Firewall
2 22 (12.72%) VPN
3 21 (12.14%) SAN
4 19 (10.98%) DNS
5 13 (7.51%) Internet
6 12 (6.94%) DHCP
7 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.05%) Network Security
8 7 (4.05%) NAS
9 6 (3.47%) VoIP
10 5 (2.89%) LDAP
10 5 (2.89%) SNMP
10 5 (2.89%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.31%) Wireless
11 4 (2.31%) WAN
11 4 (2.31%) VLAN
12 2 (1.16%) LAN
12 2 (1.16%) SSL
13 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
13 1 (0.58%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (39.31%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.34%) MySQL
3 20 (11.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (8.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.73%) Ingres
10 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (9.83%) Subversion
2 16 (9.25%) Maven
2 16 (9.25%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.09%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (4.62%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.31%) Ant
5 4 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.16%) Hudson
6 2 (1.16%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 27 (15.61%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.09%) Aerospace
4 13 (7.51%) Banking
5 7 (4.05%) Law
6 5 (2.89%) Back Office
6 5 (2.89%) Electronics
7 3 (1.73%) Publishing
8 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Local Government
8 2 (1.16%) Marketing
8 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.58%) Legal
9 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (31.21%) Consultant
2 23 (13.29%) Analyst
2 23 (13.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 19 (10.98%) Applications Support
4 16 (9.25%) Support Engineer
5 15 (8.67%) Developer
6 13 (7.51%) Administrator
6 13 (7.51%) Wintel Consultant
7 12 (6.94%) DBA
8 11 (6.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (6.36%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (5.78%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (5.78%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.20%) Principal Consultant
10 9 (5.20%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
11 8 (4.62%) ITSM Consultant
12 7 (4.05%) SQL DBA
12 7 (4.05%) Server Support
12 7 (4.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.65%) HTML
2 28 (16.18%) .NET
3 18 (10.40%) J2EE
4 14 (8.09%) JSP
5 13 (7.51%) Application Packaging
6 10 (5.78%) Web Services
7 9 (5.20%) XML
8 8 (4.62%) jQuery
8 8 (4.62%) HTML5
9 7 (4.05%) Ajax
9 7 (4.05%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.89%) SAML
11 4 (2.31%) CSS
11 4 (2.31%) XSLT
12 3 (1.73%) Java EE
13 2 (1.16%) Mason
13 2 (1.16%) Middleware
13 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
13 2 (1.16%) MSMQ
13 2 (1.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) Clustering
2 24 (13.87%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.16%) Open Source
7 2 (1.16%) Replication
7 2 (1.16%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.58%) e-Health
8 1 (0.58%) IPTV
8 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) Physics
8 1 (0.58%) iPad
8 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 100 (57.80%) Windows
2 67 (38.73%) Linux
3 33 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (17.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (15.03%) UNIX
6 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.47%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.73%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.68%) ITIL
2 40 (23.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.98%) Change Control
3 19 (10.98%) Cyber Security
4 14 (8.09%) Service Management
5 12 (6.94%) Migration
5 12 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (6.36%) Scrum
7 10 (5.78%) ITSM
7 10 (5.78%) Project Management
8 9 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (5.20%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (4.05%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (3.47%) MVC
11 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.47%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.47%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (51.45%) SQL
2 32 (18.50%) Perl
3 29 (16.76%) Python
4 22 (12.72%) Java
5 21 (12.14%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.98%) PHP
6 19 (10.98%) C#
7 15 (8.67%) T-SQL
7 15 (8.67%) VB
8 14 (8.09%) Bash Shell
9 12 (6.94%) VBScript
10 11 (6.36%) VBA
10 11 (6.36%) Shell Script
11 10 (5.78%) Delphi
12 7 (4.05%) Pascal
13 3 (1.73%) C
13 3 (1.73%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.16%) C++
14 2 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (19.65%) Security Cleared
2 31 (17.92%) Degree
3 30 (17.34%) SC Cleared
4 25 (14.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (12.14%) MCP
6 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (4.05%) MCSE
8 6 (3.47%) MCSA
9 5 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.31%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) MCTS
11 2 (1.16%) MCITP
11 2 (1.16%) NCDA
11 2 (1.16%) NCIE
11 2 (1.16%) VCAP
11 2 (1.16%) VCP5
11 2 (1.16%) CCNA
11 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) COBIT
2 4 (2.31%) SLA
3 3 (1.73%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 73 (42.20%) Active Directory
2 60 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (22.54%) Hyper-V
4 28 (16.18%) VMware ESX
5 23 (13.29%) XenApp
6 19 (10.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 13 (7.51%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.73%) vSphere
9 3 (1.73%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.58%) VMFS
11 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.58%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (21.97%) SCCM
2 27 (15.61%) SCOM
3 13 (7.51%) Backup Exec
4 12 (6.94%) Nagios
5 8 (4.62%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.47%) ARCserve
6 6 (3.47%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.31%) Puppet
7 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (1.16%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.16%) Zenoss
8 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.16%) OPNET
8 2 (1.16%) OpenView
8 2 (1.16%) WSUS
9 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.58%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.58%) SCSM
Vendors
1 97 (56.07%) Microsoft
2 66 (38.15%) VMware
3 44 (25.43%) Citrix
4 41 (23.70%) Oracle
5 14 (8.09%) Business Objects
5 14 (8.09%) Cisco
6 10 (5.78%) HP
7 9 (5.20%) IBM
7 9 (5.20%) Altiris
8 7 (4.05%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.47%) NetApp
9 6 (3.47%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.47%) Symantec
10 5 (2.89%) EMC
10 5 (2.89%) Sophos
10 5 (2.89%) Trustwave
10 5 (2.89%) DevExpress
11 4 (2.31%) SAP
12 3 (1.73%) Intel
12 3 (1.73%) CA
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