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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 99 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 7 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 1.30% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 2.90% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 9
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,890 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,750 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,213
% change year-on-year
- +13.59%
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
658 552 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.68% 44.99% 58.36%
Number of salaries quoted 566 491 662
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -14 7 £34,000 +4.61% 3
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) DHCP
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) MySQL
6 8 (32.00%) Apache
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) SCCM
8 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (24.00%) Ajax
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) Subversion
8 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) IIS
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) UNIX
8 6 (24.00%) DNS
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (32.00%) Apache
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
3 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
3 3 (12.00%) IaaS
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DHCP
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
5 2 (8.00%) VoIP
5 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.00%) Redis
3 5 (20.00%) Couchbase
3 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) SSDT
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Mockito
2 5 (20.00%) Ant
2 5 (20.00%) JUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Maven
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) EasyMock
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.00%) Welsh Language
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Developer
1 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Ajax
1 6 (24.00%) jQuery
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (20.00%) JDBC
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) JDO
2 5 (20.00%) Spring
2 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
2 5 (20.00%) JPA
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) COM+
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XSD
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) iPad
1 5 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 5 (20.00%) Wiki
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (20.00%) BDD
3 5 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 5 (20.00%) Separation of Concerns
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.00%) AOP
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Data Management
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Line Management
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) MCSA
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) KVM
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) WSUS
2 5 (20.00%) SCOM
3 4 (16.00%) Nagios
3 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.00%) Puppet
4 3 (12.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) hybris
4 5 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) NetApp
4 5 (20.00%) McAfee
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Google
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