The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 65 67 66
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.53% 1.00% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 1.86% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 305 377 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 54.27% 54.09% 54.82%
Number of salaries quoted 280 314 311
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,600 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Cardiff

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Cardiff

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Nagios
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) Advertising
7 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) Ansible

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) Fintech
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) New Relic
3 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (8.33%) Unisys