Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South West > Somerset
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 53 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +26
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 12 32 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 2.34% 3.67% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.97% 6.06% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 36
Median annual salary £35,000 £49,500 £35,845
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.29% +38.09% +2.42%
10th Percentile £24,075 £31,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,750 £59,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +13.92%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 302 528 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 58.87% 60.55% 59.13%
Number of salaries quoted 263 425 514
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,029
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.83% +5.07%
10th Percentile £28,900 £29,150 £27,197
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,250 £61,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Somerset

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Somerset

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Somerset over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Somerset

PowerShell
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
Bath -8 8 £39,000 -8.24% 1
Frome - 3 £35,000 -
Clevedon +7 1 £32,500 -29.73%
PowerShell
South West

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 8 (66.67%) Xen
4 8 (66.67%) CouchDB
4 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 8 (66.67%) Python
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (50.00%) Ceph
5 6 (50.00%) Btrfs
5 6 (50.00%) DRBD
5 6 (50.00%) Perl
5 6 (50.00%) Apache
5 6 (50.00%) Clustering
5 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (50.00%) Nagios
5 6 (50.00%) KVM
5 6 (50.00%) Check_MK
5 6 (50.00%) Ruby
5 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (33.33%) Azure
8 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
8 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (25.00%) VLAN

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Azure
2 2 (16.67%) AWS
2 2 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) 802.11
1 3 (25.00%) ADSL
1 3 (25.00%) ISDN
1 3 (25.00%) VLAN
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Enzyme
2 2 (16.67%) Jest
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL 4
5 1 (8.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) Ruby
2 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSA
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Xen
3 6 (50.00%) Btrfs
3 6 (50.00%) Ceph
3 6 (50.00%) DRBD
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (50.00%) KVM
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Check_MK
1 6 (50.00%) Nagios
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (16.67%) Ansible
3 2 (16.67%) Rundeck
3 2 (16.67%) Terraform
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds