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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 90 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 18 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.35% 3.10% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 5.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 0
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
721 631 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.17% 59.25% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 633 565 609
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -28 13 £32,000 -5.88% 1
North Wales +2 5 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
5 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
5 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
5 9 (32.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Apache
6 8 (28.57%) MySQL
7 7 (25.00%) Perl
7 7 (25.00%) DHCP
7 7 (25.00%) Citrix
7 7 (25.00%) Puppet
7 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (21.43%) XenApp
8 6 (21.43%) Clustering
8 6 (21.43%) Welsh Language
8 6 (21.43%) UNIX
8 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
8 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (10.71%) IIS
6 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.71%) SaaS
3 3 (10.71%) IaaS
3 3 (10.71%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) VLAN
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.57%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.86%) Redis
2 5 (17.86%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Ant
1 5 (17.86%) JUnit
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) EasyMock
1 5 (17.86%) Mockito
General
1 6 (21.43%) Welsh Language
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.57%) DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) JDBC
2 5 (17.86%) Ajax
2 5 (17.86%) JDO
2 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
2 5 (17.86%) Spring
2 5 (17.86%) JPA
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
2 5 (17.86%) RESTful
2 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
1 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (17.86%) Wiki
2 5 (17.86%) iPad
2 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.71%) CentOS
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) Refactoring
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) AOP
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (17.86%) BDD
4 5 (17.86%) Change Control
4 5 (17.86%) Dependency Management
4 5 (17.86%) Separation of Concerns
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Perl
4 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby
7 2 (7.14%) VBScript
7 2 (7.14%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (17.86%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
1 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) XenApp
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.71%) XenServer
6 2 (7.14%) KVM
6 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) Nagios
3 3 (10.71%) WSUS
3 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 3 (10.71%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) Zenoss
4 1 (3.57%) OpenView
4 1 (3.57%) OPNET
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.57%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) hybris
5 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 4 (14.29%) Google
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.71%) NetApp
6 3 (10.71%) McAfee
7 2 (7.14%) BMC
8 1 (3.57%) CA
8 1 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco
8 1 (3.57%) Compuware
8 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.57%) F5
8 1 (3.57%) NetScout
8 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago