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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 84 105 90
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 22 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.71% 0.49% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 0.93% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 9
Median salary £30,000 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £33,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,800 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.63% +5.58%
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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
671 754 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 52.30% 53.10% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 609 645 541
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Wales

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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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 16 £30,000 -31.03% 4
Mid Wales - 4 £38,750 -
West Wales - 2 £32,500 -
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UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 36 (70.59%) Windows
1 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 30 (58.82%) VMware
3 26 (50.98%) Windows Server
4 24 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
7 14 (27.45%) HP
8 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
9 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (23.53%) vSphere
9 12 (23.53%) DevOps
9 12 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (23.53%) Finance
10 11 (21.57%) SAN
10 11 (21.57%) Unix
11 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
12 9 (17.65%) NetBackup
12 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
12 9 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
12 9 (17.65%) Linux
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle
12 9 (17.65%) MS Office
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (17.65%) Citrix
12 9 (17.65%) Symantec
12 9 (17.65%) Remedy
12 9 (17.65%) XenServer
12 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
12 9 (17.65%) vCloud

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 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
1 7 (13.73%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (17.65%) Office 365
3 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (9.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) SAN
2 6 (11.76%) VoIP
3 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) SMTP
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) PABX
6 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) OLAP
2 1 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (1.96%) OLTP
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) JIRA
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) Hudson
4 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.92%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
3 5 (9.80%) Local Government
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Administrator
3 9 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Junior
7 4 (7.84%) Collaboration Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) CGI
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) MDX
4 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) iSeries
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 26 (50.98%) Windows Server
3 11 (21.57%) Unix
4 9 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (5.88%) VyOS
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) CentOS
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) DevOps
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
3 4 (7.84%) SIEM
3 4 (7.84%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.88%) High Availability
4 3 (5.88%) ITSM
4 3 (5.88%) SDLC
4 3 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.92%) Data Management
5 2 (3.92%) Kanban
5 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 2 (3.92%) Scrum
5 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
2 6 (11.76%) Python
3 5 (9.80%) Java
3 5 (9.80%) Perl
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) VBScript
5 2 (3.92%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.92%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
4 12 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (23.53%) vSphere
5 9 (17.65%) vCloud
5 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 9 (17.65%) XenServer
6 5 (9.80%) MetaFrame
6 5 (9.80%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 9 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 8 (15.69%) Nagios
3 5 (9.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.88%) Puppet
5 2 (3.92%) Ansible
5 2 (3.92%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (3.92%) OpenView
5 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.92%) SCCM
5 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (3.92%) yum
6 1 (1.96%) OPNET
6 1 (1.96%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 30 (58.82%) VMware
3 14 (27.45%) HP
4 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle
4 9 (17.65%) Remedy
4 9 (17.65%) Symantec
5 5 (9.80%) Dell
5 5 (9.80%) IBM
6 4 (7.84%) Intel
6 4 (7.84%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) Splunk
7 3 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.88%) AppDynamics
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco
7 3 (5.88%) New Relic
7 3 (5.88%) Rackspace
7 3 (5.88%) Vyatta
8 2 (3.92%) CA
8 2 (3.92%) Juniper
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, 25 days holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Oxford Computer Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago