Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 110 123
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 -1
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.65% 1.39% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 2.69% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 11
South Wales median annual salary £41,250 £35,750 £41,980
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -14.84% +19.94%
10th Percentile £32,400 £22,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £47,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,980
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.67% +19.94%

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 South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 672 1117 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 48.38% 51.78% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 613 1029 1060
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £39,175 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.47% +7.14% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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
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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Newport -4 5 £42,500 +41.67%
Cardiff +21 4 £35,000 +16.67% 2
PowerShell
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Advertising
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) Nagios
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) iSeries
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) LPAR
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) AS400
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) OS/400
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) RPG
5 3 (33.33%) CCENT
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) C#

PowerShell
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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Advertising
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) iSeries
2 3 (33.33%) AS400
2 3 (33.33%) LPAR
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) OS/400
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) VMS
4 1 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (11.11%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) RPG
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCENT
1 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) Vyatta