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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Wales / South Wales
Rank 80 90 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 6 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.71% 0.88% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.82% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 8
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +15.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £41,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,250 £53,000
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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 461 606 620
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 54.30% 48.75% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 402 511 539
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.31% +4.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
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

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

Salary histogram for PowerShell in South Wales

PowerShell
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 March 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 +6 4 £43,750 -20.45%
Torfaen - 2 £30,000 -
PowerShell
Wales

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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

1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (36.00%) DevOps
5 9 (36.00%) IIS
6 8 (32.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) C#
6 8 (32.00%) .NET
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (24.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) DNS
10 4 (16.00%) Python
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.00%) Advertising
10 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
11 3 (12.00%) Server Hardening

PowerShell
Top Related 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 9 (36.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Applications Support
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) COM+
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.00%) Server Hardening
3 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Release Management
3 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (4.00%) Line Management
4 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) Docker
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) New Relic
4 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Unisys