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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.40% 2.34% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 4.61% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 6
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,990
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +15.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £56,500 £41,980
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.17% -  

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 244 347 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 48.80% 50.73% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 223 322 272
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) VMS
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Microservices
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source

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Co-occurring 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) ADSI
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) VMS
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) SaltStack