Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 142 112
Rank change year-on-year +34 -30 +26
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 84 63 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.29% 1.66% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 2.68% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 49 62
Bristol median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.59% -3.96%

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 2,264 2,350 1,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.81% 61.78% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,863 1,985 1,651
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.98% +1.88% +3.90%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 43 (51.19%) Windows
2 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 37 (44.05%) Python
4 35 (41.67%) Linux
5 34 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (29.76%) Bash Shell
8 25 (29.76%) DevOps
8 25 (29.76%) Windows Server
9 23 (27.38%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (26.19%) Active Directory
11 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (21.43%) Hyper-V
13 18 (21.43%) C#
14 17 (20.24%) Finance
14 17 (20.24%) Puppet
14 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (19.05%) SCVMM
16 15 (17.86%) Ruby
16 15 (17.86%) Test Automation
16 15 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
18 13 (15.48%) SQL
18 13 (15.48%) Configuration Management
18 13 (15.48%) Continuous Delivery
19 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (14.29%) ITIL

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 7 (8.33%) IIS
2 5 (5.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (5.95%) CMS
2 5 (5.95%) Drupal
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) nginx
3 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.10%) PaaS
4 9 (10.71%) IaaS
5 7 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (8.33%) Amazon S3
5 7 (8.33%) Office 365
5 7 (8.33%) SaaS
6 4 (4.76%) Serverless
7 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.38%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (1.19%) Azure Functions
9 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) Network Security
2 8 (9.52%) DNS
3 5 (5.95%) Firewall
3 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.76%) SMTP
4 4 (4.76%) SNMP
4 4 (4.76%) SSL
5 3 (3.57%) HTTP
6 2 (2.38%) DHCP
6 2 (2.38%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.19%) SAN
7 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.95%) Selenium
2 5 (5.95%) SoapUI
2 5 (5.95%) WebDriver
3 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.38%) Gatling
4 2 (2.38%) JMeter
4 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.19%) Buildbot
5 1 (1.19%) Chocolatey
5 1 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.19%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (1.19%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.19%) Trac
5 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Electronics
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (17.86%) Administrator
1 15 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (13.10%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Architect
5 8 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (5.95%) QA Tester
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) HTML
2 9 (10.71%) .NET
3 5 (5.95%) CSS
4 4 (4.76%) Web Services
4 4 (4.76%) XML
5 3 (3.57%) Spring
6 2 (2.38%) Middleware
6 2 (2.38%) REST
7 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.19%) JSON
7 1 (1.19%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.19%) Node.js
7 1 (1.19%) WebSockets
7 1 (1.19%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.52%) Fintech
3 4 (4.76%) Clustering
4 3 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.57%) PKI
4 3 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.19%) Windows
2 35 (41.67%) Linux
3 25 (29.76%) Windows Server
4 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.71%) Unix
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.38%) Debian
7 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) CentOS
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.19%) Solaris
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.76%) DevOps
3 23 (27.38%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 14 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (15.48%) Configuration Management
7 13 (15.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
8 12 (14.29%) ITIL
9 9 (10.71%) Task Automation
10 7 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
10 7 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
11 6 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (7.14%) Visualisation
12 5 (5.95%) Open Source
12 5 (5.95%) SDLC
12 5 (5.95%) Server Building
12 5 (5.95%) SIEM
12 5 (5.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) Python
2 25 (29.76%) Bash Shell
3 18 (21.43%) C#
4 15 (17.86%) Ruby
5 13 (15.48%) SQL
6 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.95%) VBScript
8 4 (4.76%) Java
9 3 (3.57%) Go
10 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.19%) C
11 1 (1.19%) Perl
11 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) ISEB
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) CCNP
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.19%) CCNA
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) MCSE
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) QA
2 5 (5.95%) WCAG
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (8.33%) VMware Server
6 6 (7.14%) Docker
7 4 (4.76%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.19%) KVM
9 1 (1.19%) vSphere
9 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) Puppet
2 16 (19.05%) SCVMM
3 15 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.71%) Ansible
5 8 (9.52%) SCCM
6 7 (8.33%) SCOM
7 5 (5.95%) WMI
8 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (4.76%) Terraform
9 3 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (2.38%) HAProxy
10 2 (2.38%) Nessus
10 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (2.38%) Salt
11 1 (1.19%) Grafana
11 1 (1.19%) Icinga
11 1 (1.19%) SmoothWall
11 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) VMware
3 6 (7.14%) Cisco
4 5 (5.95%) CA
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle
4 5 (5.95%) Remedy
4 5 (5.95%) Splunk
5 4 (4.76%) Citrix
5 4 (4.76%) Juniper
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.57%) Google
6 3 (3.57%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.57%) SAP
7 2 (2.38%) F5
7 2 (2.38%) McAfee
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (2.38%) NetScout
7 2 (2.38%) NetWitness
8 1 (1.19%) IBM