Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > South West
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 133 177
Rank change year-on-year +6 +44 +16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 268 273 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.62% 2.54% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 4.51% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 204 223 165
South West median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% +4.84%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,950 £52,500 £54,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.42% - +1.06%

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 the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6067 6048 6599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.40% 56.21% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5134 5136 5730
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in the South West

PowerShell
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in the South West

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in the South West over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in the South West

PowerShell
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Bristol +21 94 £45,000 +23.29% 9
Gloucestershire +17 59 £46,000 +15.00% 3
Wiltshire -36 41 £35,000 -12.50%
Somerset -21 23 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cornwall -3 13 £27,500 -29.03%
Devon +20 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Dorset -7 6 £40,000 +60.00%
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 162 (60.45%) Microsoft
2 156 (58.21%) Windows
3 129 (48.13%) SQL Server
4 102 (38.06%) Security Cleared
5 99 (36.94%) ITIL
6 94 (35.07%) Active Directory
7 86 (32.09%) Windows Server
8 84 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 82 (30.60%) SCCM
9 82 (30.60%) C#
10 66 (24.63%) Linux
11 65 (24.25%) Python
11 65 (24.25%) SQL
12 64 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 63 (23.51%) Service Management
14 61 (22.76%) SharePoint
15 60 (22.39%) ITSM
16 59 (22.01%) Firewall
16 59 (22.01%) Service Delivery
16 59 (22.01%) Degree
17 58 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
18 57 (21.27%) Analytical Skills
19 54 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
20 52 (19.40%) Problem Management
21 51 (19.03%) JavaScript
22 50 (18.66%) DNS
23 49 (18.28%) ITIL V3
24 48 (17.91%) .NET
25 47 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
26 46 (17.16%) Proactive Management

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 61 (22.76%) SharePoint
2 28 (10.45%) IIS
3 9 (3.36%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.99%) Apache
4 8 (2.99%) Confluence
5 7 (2.61%) JBoss
5 7 (2.61%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.24%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.87%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.87%) Mule
8 4 (1.49%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.49%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.12%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.75%) CMS
10 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (10.07%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.87%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 84 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (14.93%) Office 365
4 18 (6.72%) PaaS
5 17 (6.34%) IaaS
5 17 (6.34%) SaaS
6 8 (2.99%) GitHub
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 59 (22.01%) Firewall
2 50 (18.66%) DNS
3 33 (12.31%) TCP/IP
4 31 (11.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 31 (11.57%) Network Security
5 30 (11.19%) DHCP
6 24 (8.96%) HTTP
7 13 (4.85%) Internet
8 10 (3.73%) SSL
9 7 (2.61%) FTP
10 5 (1.87%) HTTPS
10 5 (1.87%) LDAP
10 5 (1.87%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (1.87%) VPN
11 3 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (1.12%) LAN
11 3 (1.12%) SAN
11 3 (1.12%) Skype
11 3 (1.12%) SMS
11 3 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (48.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (7.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (5.60%) MySQL
7 12 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (2.99%) OLAP
10 7 (2.61%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.61%) Power BI
10 7 (2.61%) SSDT
11 6 (2.24%) Big Data
11 6 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.24%) OLTP
11 6 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.49%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 20 (7.46%) JIRA
1 20 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.97%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.60%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.22%) MSI
5 11 (4.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (3.36%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.24%) Artifactory
7 6 (2.24%) InstallShield
7 6 (2.24%) MSBuild
7 6 (2.24%) RSpec
7 6 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (2.24%) tSQLt
8 5 (1.87%) PROIV
8 5 (1.87%) Selenium
8 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.49%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.49%) git-flow
9 4 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 35 (13.06%) Finance
2 6 (2.24%) Aerospace
2 6 (2.24%) Banking
2 6 (2.24%) Marketing
3 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.49%) Electronics
4 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.37%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Automotive
5 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (15.67%) Analyst
3 40 (14.93%) Developer
4 31 (11.57%) Support Analyst
5 28 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 26 (9.70%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (7.84%) Administrator
7 21 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 20 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 20 (7.46%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (7.46%) Infrastructure Support
9 19 (7.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 19 (7.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 17 (6.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 17 (6.34%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 15 (5.60%) DBA
12 14 (5.22%) .NET Developer
12 14 (5.22%) Software Engineer
12 14 (5.22%) SQL DBA
12 14 (5.22%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.91%) .NET
2 27 (10.07%) ASP.NET
3 22 (8.21%) Web Services
4 21 (7.84%) Software Packaging
5 20 (7.46%) XML
6 19 (7.09%) AngularJS
7 18 (6.72%) JSON
8 14 (5.22%) HTML
8 14 (5.22%) RESTful
9 13 (4.85%) SOAP
10 12 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (4.10%) .NET Framework
11 11 (4.10%) WCF
12 10 (3.73%) React
13 9 (3.36%) CSS
13 9 (3.36%) Durandal
13 9 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (3.36%) WinForms
14 8 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (2.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.27%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (11.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 20 (7.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (7.46%) User Experience
4 14 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.61%) Cyber Defence
7 7 (2.61%) Fintech
7 7 (2.61%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.24%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.87%) Robotics
10 3 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.75%) Clustering
11 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.75%) Replication
11 2 (0.75%) Social Media
12 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 156 (58.21%) Windows
2 86 (32.09%) Windows Server
3 66 (24.63%) Linux
4 64 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (14.93%) Unix
6 29 (10.82%) Windows 10
6 29 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (7.46%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.99%) Mac OS X
8 8 (2.99%) Solaris
9 6 (2.24%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.87%) AIX
10 5 (1.87%) Android
10 5 (1.87%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.75%) CentOS
13 1 (0.37%) HPUX
13 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (36.94%) ITIL
2 63 (23.51%) Service Management
3 60 (22.39%) ITSM
4 59 (22.01%) Service Delivery
5 58 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (19.40%) Problem Management
7 49 (18.28%) ITIL V3
8 47 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (17.16%) Proactive Management
10 34 (12.69%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (10.45%) Software Engineering
12 26 (9.70%) Network Virtualisation
13 24 (8.96%) DevOps
14 23 (8.58%) Application Virtualisation
14 23 (8.58%) SIEM
14 23 (8.58%) TDD
15 20 (7.46%) High Availability
16 19 (7.09%) Compatibility Testing
16 19 (7.09%) Software Distribution
16 19 (7.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (30.60%) C#
2 65 (24.25%) Python
2 65 (24.25%) SQL
3 51 (19.03%) JavaScript
4 35 (13.06%) Bash Shell
5 23 (8.58%) Java
6 19 (7.09%) T-SQL
7 18 (6.72%) Perl
8 16 (5.97%) PHP
9 14 (5.22%) C
9 14 (5.22%) VB
10 12 (4.48%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.73%) VBScript
12 6 (2.24%) C++
12 6 (2.24%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.75%) Korn
13 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) F#
14 1 (0.37%) sed
14 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 102 (38.06%) Security Cleared
2 59 (22.01%) Degree
3 40 (14.93%) DV Cleared
4 33 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (10.07%) SC Cleared
6 19 (7.09%) MCSE
7 8 (2.99%) CCNA
7 8 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.99%) MCITP
8 7 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (2.61%) GIAC
9 6 (2.24%) CISSP
9 6 (2.24%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.24%) Linux+ Certification
9 6 (2.24%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (2.24%) SANS
9 6 (2.24%) SSCP
10 4 (1.49%) MCTS
11 3 (1.12%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.36%) SLA
2 7 (2.61%) GPG13
3 6 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 94 (35.07%) Active Directory
2 45 (16.79%) Hyper-V
3 31 (11.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 31 (11.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 27 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (8.58%) BitLocker
6 20 (7.46%) Docker
7 7 (2.61%) Snort
8 6 (2.24%) vSphere
9 3 (1.12%) NFS
9 3 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.12%) XenApp
10 2 (0.75%) Samba
10 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.75%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 82 (30.60%) SCCM
2 30 (11.19%) SCOM
3 29 (10.82%) Puppet
4 25 (9.33%) SCVMM
5 14 (5.22%) Ansible
5 14 (5.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (4.10%) NetBackup
7 9 (3.36%) Nessus
8 8 (2.99%) HAProxy
9 7 (2.61%) ArcSight ESM
9 7 (2.61%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 7 (2.61%) RSA Archer
9 7 (2.61%) RSA enVision
9 7 (2.61%) RSA Security Analytics
9 7 (2.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 7 (2.61%) Terraform
10 6 (2.24%) Nagios
10 6 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 162 (60.45%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.79%) McAfee
3 36 (13.43%) VMware
4 21 (7.84%) Citrix
5 20 (7.46%) Oracle
6 17 (6.34%) HP
7 16 (5.97%) Sourcefire
8 15 (5.60%) ArcSight
9 14 (5.22%) Cisco
10 9 (3.36%) NetScout
10 9 (3.36%) NetWitness
10 9 (3.36%) Palo Alto
10 9 (3.36%) SolarWinds
11 8 (2.99%) Atlassian
11 8 (2.99%) Symantec
12 7 (2.61%) LogLogic
12 7 (2.61%) NetApp
12 7 (2.61%) Trend Micro
13 6 (2.24%) RedGate
13 6 (2.24%) Splunk