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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 92 89 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 10 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.78% 1.34% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 2.49% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 25
Average salary £55,000 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
627 722 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.79% 53.88% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 530 624 523
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,129 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 -1 10 £55,000 +71.87% 2
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UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Nagios
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (38.46%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) New Relic
5 4 (30.77%) Ansible
5 4 (30.77%) Rackspace
5 4 (30.77%) GitHub
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) AppDynamics
5 4 (30.77%) yum
5 4 (30.77%) OpenStack
5 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA
5 4 (30.77%) Atlassian

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (30.77%) OpenStack
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) GitHub
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) WSH
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) AS400
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
4 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) OS/400
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Development
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) VCP5
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) DFS Replication
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (30.77%) Ansible
2 4 (30.77%) yum
3 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (7.69%) OpenView
3 1 (7.69%) OPNET
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) AppDynamics
2 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
2 4 (30.77%) New Relic
2 4 (30.77%) Rackspace
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Splunk
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Compuware
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago