Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 70 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +23
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 25 70 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.67% 4.08% 4.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.20% 6.15% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 75 53
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -2.17%
10th Percentile £47,125 £31,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £61,500 £73,000
South West median annual salary £49,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.75% -20.00% +11.11%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 403 1,138 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 59.09% 66.28% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 311 874 610
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Gloucestershire

PowerShell
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +26 18 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Gloucester +27 7 £53,750 +19.44% 6
PowerShell
South West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (72.00%) Azure
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) DevOps
4 15 (60.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 15 (60.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) Firewall
5 13 (52.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (48.00%) AWS
6 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 12 (48.00%) VPN
7 11 (44.00%) Ansible
7 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (44.00%) Task Automation
8 10 (40.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 10 (40.00%) Docker
8 10 (40.00%) Confluence
8 10 (40.00%) Puppet
8 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (40.00%) VLAN
8 10 (40.00%) JIRA
8 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) IPv4
8 10 (40.00%) ITIL
8 10 (40.00%) Service Management
8 10 (40.00%) OSPF

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (40.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) Azure
2 12 (48.00%) AWS
3 4 (16.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) GCP
3 4 (16.00%) SaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Office 365
5 1 (4.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) VPN
3 10 (40.00%) IPv4
3 10 (40.00%) OSPF
3 10 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.00%) Skype
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
6 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) IPsec
6 1 (4.00%) SMTP
6 1 (4.00%) SSL
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2019
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (40.00%) JIRA
2 7 (28.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Principal Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (12.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Reinsurance
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) CentOS
4 7 (28.00%) Unix
5 6 (24.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (16.00%) VMS
7 2 (8.00%) HPUX
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Solaris
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) DevOps
2 15 (60.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (44.00%) Task Automation
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) Service Management
5 9 (36.00%) Cyber Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) Data Science
5 9 (36.00%) DevSecOps
5 9 (36.00%) Machine Learning
5 9 (36.00%) SDLC
5 9 (36.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.00%) Project Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
8 3 (12.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) VBScript
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (16.00%) GIAC
2 4 (16.00%) MCSA
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
2 4 (16.00%) RHCE
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Certification
3 3 (12.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (8.00%) CCA
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (40.00%) Docker
3 7 (28.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) vSphere
5 4 (16.00%) XenApp
5 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (4.00%) Snort
8 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Ansible
2 10 (40.00%) Puppet
3 8 (32.00%) Terraform
4 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.00%) Suricata
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Dell
6 3 (12.00%) Google
6 3 (12.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) McAfee
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Sophos
7 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) Veeam
8 1 (4.00%) Splunk