Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 145 139
Rank change year-on-year +37 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 98 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.52% 1.46% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 2.40% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79 47 46
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,600 £30,125
90th Percentile £61,600 £59,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% -5.88%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,406 2,338 2,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.87% 61.12% 57.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,030 2,012 1,846
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Bristol.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Bristol

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 56 (57.14%) Python
2 53 (54.08%) Windows
3 46 (46.94%) Linux
4 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 34 (34.69%) Bash Shell
6 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (26.53%) C#
9 23 (23.47%) SQL Server
10 22 (22.45%) Unix
10 22 (22.45%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
11 21 (21.43%) Finance
11 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 20 (20.41%) SC Cleared
12 20 (20.41%) Visualisation
12 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
13 19 (19.39%) Puppet
13 19 (19.39%) SIEM
14 18 (18.37%) DevOps
14 18 (18.37%) Aerospace
14 18 (18.37%) Data Management
14 18 (18.37%) SQL
15 17 (17.35%) Active Directory
15 17 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (16.33%) Hyper-V
16 16 (16.33%) .NET
17 15 (15.31%) ITIL
17 15 (15.31%) Test Automation

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (6.12%) IIS
2 5 (5.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (5.10%) CMS
2 5 (5.10%) Drupal
2 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.10%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (12.24%) PaaS
4 10 (10.20%) Office 365
5 9 (9.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (9.18%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (9.18%) Amazon S3
6 8 (8.16%) IaaS
7 6 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (6.12%) SaaS
8 5 (5.10%) Serverless
9 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (1.02%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) DNS
2 13 (13.27%) Network Security
3 9 (9.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.14%) DHCP
5 4 (4.08%) Sourcefire
6 3 (3.06%) HTTP
6 3 (3.06%) SMTP
6 3 (3.06%) SNMP
6 3 (3.06%) SSL
7 2 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.04%) SMS
8 1 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.02%) Firewall
8 1 (1.02%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.18%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.02%) MySQL
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.10%) Selenium
2 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
2 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.10%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.06%) MSTest
4 2 (2.04%) Gatling
4 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.04%) JIRA
4 2 (2.04%) JMeter
4 2 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.02%) Buildbot
5 1 (1.02%) Chocolatey
5 1 (1.02%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (1.02%) Subversion
5 1 (1.02%) Trac
5 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (21.43%) Finance
2 18 (18.37%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.04%) Advertising
3 2 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (14.29%) Administrator
2 14 (14.29%) Analyst
2 14 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (12.24%) Developer
4 11 (11.22%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (11.22%) Data Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) SIEM Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Network Systems Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.10%) AWS Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) .NET
2 13 (13.27%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) .NET Framework
4 5 (5.10%) CSS
4 5 (5.10%) Web Services
5 4 (4.08%) XML
6 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.06%) WCF
7 2 (2.04%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.04%) Middleware
7 2 (2.04%) REST
8 1 (1.02%) ADSI
8 1 (1.02%) Classic ASP
8 1 (1.02%) CSS3
8 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.02%) LDAP
8 1 (1.02%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (1.02%) WebSockets
8 1 (1.02%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 17 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.14%) PKI
4 5 (5.10%) Clustering
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) Fintech
7 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 46 (46.94%) Linux
3 22 (22.45%) Unix
4 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
5 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (20.41%) Visualisation
4 19 (19.39%) SIEM
5 18 (18.37%) Data Management
5 18 (18.37%) DevOps
6 15 (15.31%) ITIL
6 15 (15.31%) Test Automation
7 12 (12.24%) Service Delivery
8 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (10.20%) Task Automation
10 9 (9.18%) Security Monitoring
10 9 (9.18%) Server Virtualisation
11 6 (6.12%) CRM
11 6 (6.12%) Scrum
12 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.10%) Content Management
12 5 (5.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.14%) Python
2 34 (34.69%) Bash Shell
3 26 (26.53%) C#
4 18 (18.37%) SQL
5 13 (13.27%) Ruby
6 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.14%) Perl
8 5 (5.10%) VBScript
9 4 (4.08%) Java
10 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.02%) C
11 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.12%) CCNP
5 5 (5.10%) ISEB
6 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.02%) CCNA
7 1 (1.02%) MCP
7 1 (1.02%) MCSA
7 1 (1.02%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) WCAG
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.33%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.18%) VMware Server
5 5 (5.10%) Docker
6 4 (4.08%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.02%) KVM
9 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (19.39%) Puppet
2 12 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.22%) SCVMM
4 8 (8.16%) SCCM
4 8 (8.16%) SCOM
5 5 (5.10%) WMI
6 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (4.08%) Nessus
7 3 (3.06%) Ansible
7 3 (3.06%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.04%) Salt
8 2 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (2.04%) Terraform
9 1 (1.02%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (1.02%) SmoothWall
9 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.22%) VMware
3 10 (10.20%) Cisco
4 8 (8.16%) McAfee
5 6 (6.12%) ArcSight
5 6 (6.12%) Juniper
6 5 (5.10%) Citrix
6 5 (5.10%) Oracle
6 5 (5.10%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.08%) NetScout
7 4 (4.08%) NetWitness
8 3 (3.06%) CA
8 3 (3.06%) F5
8 3 (3.06%) FireEye
8 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.06%) Remedy
8 3 (3.06%) Splunk
9 2 (2.04%) Google
9 2 (2.04%) NetApp