The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 64 88
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 7 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.95% 2.40% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 5.00% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 9
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,000 £28,756
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,500 £41,980
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 350 540 591
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.49% 48.04% 47.28%
Number of salaries quoted 323 491 509
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in South Wales

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Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in South Wales

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Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 7 £35,000 -26.31%
PowerShell
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Puppet
6 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Release Management
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) VPN

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) PaaS
3 2 (15.38%) SaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Release Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (7.69%) ADSI
2 1 (7.69%) COM+
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) VMS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
4 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) SaltStack