The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 82 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 16 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% 0.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.60% 59.00% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 496 651 502
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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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

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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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 11 £30,000 +9.09%
North Wales - 1 £32,500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 52 (94.55%) Microsoft
2 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 45 (81.82%) VMware
3 44 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 42 (76.36%) Citrix
4 42 (76.36%) Remedy
5 40 (72.73%) Security Cleared
6 34 (61.82%) Active Directory
7 31 (56.36%) Symantec
7 31 (56.36%) Terminal Services
7 31 (56.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 31 (56.36%) vSphere
7 31 (56.36%) NetBackup
7 31 (56.36%) Backup Exec
8 26 (47.27%) DV Cleared
9 25 (45.45%) SC Cleared
10 24 (43.64%) Sophos
11 23 (41.82%) DNS
11 23 (41.82%) MS Excel
12 21 (38.18%) Legal
12 21 (38.18%) Local Government
13 20 (36.36%) Clustering
14 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
14 19 (34.55%) HP
14 19 (34.55%) SAN
15 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2013
16 17 (30.91%) DHCP
17 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange
2 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2000
3 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (10.91%) IIS
5 4 (7.27%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (41.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.82%) DNS
2 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
2 19 (34.55%) SAN
3 17 (30.91%) DHCP
4 8 (14.55%) Firewall
5 5 (9.09%) VPN
6 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) MSI
General
1 21 (38.18%) Legal
1 21 (38.18%) Local Government
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Support Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Architect
3 11 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 11 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 11 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Support
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Administrator
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) RESTful
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Clustering
2 15 (27.27%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.45%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.64%) Replication
4 2 (3.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (29.09%) UNIX
4 5 (9.09%) Linux
4 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (21.82%) ITIL
3 11 (20.00%) Change Control
4 10 (18.18%) Service Management
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (3.64%) HOOD
6 2 (3.64%) Workflow
6 2 (3.64%) Database Tuning
6 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.82%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Time Management
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) VBScript
2 9 (16.36%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 26 (47.27%) DV Cleared
3 25 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 16 (29.09%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.27%) MCP
7 2 (3.64%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.82%) MCSA
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.82%) VCP5
8 1 (1.82%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
1 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 44 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 34 (61.82%) Active Directory
3 31 (56.36%) Terminal Services
3 31 (56.36%) vSphere
4 16 (29.09%) MetaFrame
4 16 (29.09%) XenServer
4 16 (29.09%) XenDesktop
4 16 (29.09%) vCloud
5 15 (27.27%) XenApp
6 12 (21.82%) VMware ESX
7 11 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (5.45%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (56.36%) Norton AntiVirus
1 31 (56.36%) NetBackup
1 31 (56.36%) Backup Exec
2 16 (29.09%) HP Data Protector
3 15 (27.27%) ARCserve
4 13 (23.64%) SCCM
5 10 (18.18%) WSUS
6 3 (5.45%) SCDPM
7 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.64%) WMI
7 2 (3.64%) Puppet
8 1 (1.82%) SCOM
8 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (94.55%) Microsoft
2 45 (81.82%) VMware
3 42 (76.36%) Citrix
3 42 (76.36%) Remedy
4 31 (56.36%) Symantec
5 24 (43.64%) Sophos
6 19 (34.55%) HP
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle
8 14 (25.45%) McAfee
9 3 (5.45%) Dell
9 3 (5.45%) Mitel
10 2 (3.64%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.64%) AppSense
10 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.64%) Qualys
10 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.64%) Cisco
10 2 (3.64%) SAP