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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 88 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.69% 1.41% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.42% 2.60% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
632 693 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.39% 54.31% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 557 637 463
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
(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 -2 9 £35,000 -2.77% 3
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Clustering
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (40.00%) Remedy
7 7 (35.00%) Citrix
7 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
8 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (25.00%) Legal
9 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (25.00%) XenApp
9 5 (25.00%) Change Control

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Lync
4 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Welsh Language
3 2 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) DBA
1 5 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) OCX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Clustering
2 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) CentOS
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 4 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) VBScript
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) XenApp
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (20.00%) XenServer
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (15.00%) vSphere
7 2 (10.00%) KVM
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (5.00%) MetaFrame
8 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Remedy
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) Google
6 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Sophos
7 2 (10.00%) McAfee
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
8 1 (5.00%) AppSense
8 1 (5.00%) Mitel
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago