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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 92 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 16 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.15% 0.37% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 0.79% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 11
Average salary £38,490 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.56% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,886 £35,700 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
723 636 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.90% 47.53% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 599 571 612
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +7 16 £38,490 +11.56% 4
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UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (26.09%) Database Tuning
7 6 (26.09%) Release Management
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
9 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
9 4 (17.39%) SCCM
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) NServiceBus
3 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.35%) SSDT
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) MSBuild
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Release Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
2 3 (13.04%) DBA
2 3 (13.04%) Database Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Database Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Server Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Build and Release Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Release Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) XSD
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) COM+
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) PlayStation
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
5 3 (13.04%) UNIX
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Database Tuning
2 6 (26.09%) Release Management
2 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Code Coverage
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow Management
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow
6 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
3 1 (4.35%) OPNET
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) McAfee
4 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) NetQoS
5 1 (4.35%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (4.35%) Lotus
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
5 1 (4.35%) CA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Compuware
5 1 (4.35%) NetScout
5 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
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Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Competitive+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago