The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
UK / Wales
Rank 78 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 18 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.60% 0.73% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 1.47% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 11
Median salary £30,000 £55,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £36,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
622 613 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.19% 49.88% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 556 525 659
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Wales

PowerShell
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +14 14 £30,500 -44.54%
Mid Wales - 3 - -
West Wales - 1 £23,000 -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 19 (48.72%) Windows Server
5 18 (46.15%) VMware
6 14 (35.90%) Finance
6 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.08%) IIS
7 9 (23.08%) C#
7 9 (23.08%) .NET
7 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (20.51%) DevOps
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (17.95%) Degree
9 7 (17.95%) Advertising
9 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) Web Services
9 7 (17.95%) Linux
9 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (12.82%) vSphere
11 5 (12.82%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (12.82%) Firewall
11 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.82%) IBM
11 5 (12.82%) Dell

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.08%) IIS
2 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
1 5 (12.82%) VoIP
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) LAN
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
3 3 (7.69%) Skype
3 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 2 (5.13%) NAS
4 2 (5.13%) PABX
4 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.56%) OLTP
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Advertising
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Administrator
4 10 (25.64%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Junior
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Applications Support
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Support
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.26%) iSeries
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (7.69%) VyOS
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) AIX
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) DevOps
2 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.26%) SIEM
4 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.69%) High Availability
5 3 (7.69%) ITSM
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Coaching
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCSE
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) vSphere
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.56%) vCloud
6 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Nagios
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) Ansible
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) yum
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (12.82%) Dell
3 5 (12.82%) IBM
4 4 (10.26%) Intel
4 4 (10.26%) NetApp
4 4 (10.26%) Splunk
5 3 (7.69%) Vyatta
6 2 (5.13%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) New Relic
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec