The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 87 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 15 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 1.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 3.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 0
Average salary £44,250 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PowerShell
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
762 499 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.62% 49.36% 59.90%
Number of salaries quoted 651 438 598
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Wales region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Wales

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Wales

PowerShell
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
South Wales -27 12 £44,250 +19.59% 2
North Wales - 3 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) MySQL
5 8 (34.78%) Apache
6 7 (30.43%) DHCP
6 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
7 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) UNIX
7 6 (26.09%) Subversion
7 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) Perl
8 5 (21.74%) Ant
8 5 (21.74%) JUnit
8 5 (21.74%) JDBC
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.35%) NServiceBus
5 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) VPN
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) VPLS
4 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
3 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 5 (21.74%) Redis
3 5 (21.74%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 5 (21.74%) Maven
2 5 (21.74%) EasyMock
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Mockito
2 5 (21.74%) Ant
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Welsh Language
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
1 6 (26.09%) jQuery
1 6 (26.09%) Ajax
2 5 (21.74%) JPA
2 5 (21.74%) RESTful
2 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
2 5 (21.74%) JDO
2 5 (21.74%) Spring
2 5 (21.74%) JDBC
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) XSD
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Wiki
1 5 (21.74%) iPad
1 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) HPUX
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
3 5 (21.74%) Data Management
3 5 (21.74%) AOP
3 5 (21.74%) Refactoring
3 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (21.74%) BDD
3 5 (21.74%) Dependency Management
3 5 (21.74%) Separation of Concerns
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 2 (8.70%) C#
8 1 (4.35%) Ruby
8 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.35%) VBScript
8 1 (4.35%) VB
8 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) WSUS
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) SCOM
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) Zenoss
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (4.35%) OPNET
3 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) hybris
4 4 (17.39%) NetApp
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 4 (17.39%) McAfee
4 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) BMC
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Compuware
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) NetQoS
6 1 (4.35%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (4.35%) Google
6 1 (4.35%) NetScout
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