Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 115 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +67 +17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 251 307 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.48% 2.83% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.13% 5.06% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 208 252 177
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,375 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.59% -2.78% +19.12%
10th Percentile £28,675 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,875 £52,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 6081 6072 6752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.13% 55.96% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5168 5210 5820
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Gloucestershire +30 67 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Wiltshire -7 61 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Bristol -33 61 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Somerset -40 31 £34,250 -14.38% 1
Cornwall 0 15 £27,500 -29.03%
Devon +12 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Dorset +11 1 £40,000 - 2
PowerShell
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 146 (58.17%) Microsoft
2 140 (55.78%) Windows
3 118 (47.01%) SQL Server
4 91 (36.25%) ITIL
5 89 (35.46%) SQL
6 87 (34.66%) Active Directory
7 85 (33.86%) Windows Server
8 78 (31.08%) Security Cleared
8 78 (31.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 68 (27.09%) C#
10 64 (25.50%) Linux
10 64 (25.50%) SCCM
11 60 (23.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 55 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (21.12%) .NET
14 52 (20.72%) JavaScript
15 49 (19.52%) Python
15 49 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
16 47 (18.73%) SharePoint
17 44 (17.53%) Service Management
18 43 (17.13%) Firewall
18 43 (17.13%) Degree
18 43 (17.13%) Office 365
19 40 (15.94%) VMware
19 40 (15.94%) IIS
20 39 (15.54%) ASP.NET
20 39 (15.54%) ITSM
20 39 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (14.74%) Service Delivery
21 37 (14.74%) Finance

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 47 (18.73%) SharePoint
2 40 (15.94%) IIS
3 17 (6.77%) Apache
4 16 (6.37%) Confluence
4 16 (6.37%) MS Exchange
5 12 (4.78%) JBoss
6 10 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (3.98%) WebSphere
7 9 (3.59%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.19%) OpenStack
8 8 (3.19%) Umbraco
9 7 (2.79%) Alfresco
9 7 (2.79%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (2.39%) Joomla!
10 6 (2.39%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (2.39%) Skype for Business
11 5 (1.99%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.99%) Mule
12 4 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (6.37%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.99%) ResourceLink
3 4 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 78 (31.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (17.13%) Office 365
4 23 (9.16%) GitHub
5 14 (5.58%) SaaS
6 11 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (3.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (3.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (3.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (3.59%) PaaS
9 8 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (3.19%) IaaS
10 5 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (17.13%) Firewall
2 37 (14.74%) DNS
3 22 (8.76%) HTTP
4 20 (7.97%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (7.97%) Network Security
5 18 (7.17%) DHCP
6 16 (6.37%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.98%) Internet
8 6 (2.39%) FTP
8 6 (2.39%) SAN
8 6 (2.39%) VPN
9 5 (1.99%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.99%) iSCSI
9 5 (1.99%) LDAP
9 5 (1.99%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (1.99%) SSL
10 4 (1.59%) VLAN
11 3 (1.20%) SMS
12 2 (0.80%) FCoE
12 2 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (47.01%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.96%) MySQL
3 19 (7.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (5.18%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.38%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (4.38%) MS Access
6 11 (4.38%) OLAP
6 11 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.98%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.59%) OLTP
8 9 (3.59%) SSDT
9 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.79%) MariaDB
10 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (8.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 19 (7.57%) JIRA
3 18 (7.17%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.18%) Bitbucket
4 13 (5.18%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.59%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.59%) Subversion
5 9 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.59%) tSQLt
6 7 (2.79%) Maven
7 6 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.99%) PROIV
8 5 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.20%) InstallShield
9 3 (1.20%) MSI
9 3 (1.20%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.80%) Redmine
10 2 (0.80%) Selenium
11 1 (0.40%) Robot Framework
General
1 37 (14.74%) Finance
2 11 (4.38%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.98%) Electronics
3 10 (3.98%) Marketing
3 10 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.19%) Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (19.92%) Analyst
2 39 (15.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (15.14%) Support Analyst
4 36 (14.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 35 (13.94%) Developer
6 27 (10.76%) Administrator
7 26 (10.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 25 (9.96%) Infrastructure Support
9 23 (9.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 23 (9.16%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 23 (9.16%) Applications Support
9 23 (9.16%) DevOps Engineer
10 21 (8.37%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 21 (8.37%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 17 (6.77%) Software Engineer
12 16 (6.37%) DBA
12 16 (6.37%) Wintel Engineer
13 15 (5.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 14 (5.58%) AWS Engineer
14 14 (5.58%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (21.12%) .NET
2 39 (15.54%) ASP.NET
3 27 (10.76%) Software Packaging
4 23 (9.16%) XML
5 22 (8.76%) Web Services
6 21 (8.37%) HTML
7 20 (7.97%) SOAP
8 13 (5.18%) JSON
9 12 (4.78%) AngularJS
9 12 (4.78%) React
9 12 (4.78%) XSLT
10 11 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (4.38%) CSS
11 10 (3.98%) EDIFACT
11 10 (3.98%) WCF
12 9 (3.59%) .NET Framework
12 9 (3.59%) RESTful
13 8 (3.19%) Ajax
14 7 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (2.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 13 (5.18%) User Experience
4 12 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (3.59%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.39%) Clustering
8 6 (2.39%) Cyber Defence
9 5 (1.99%) Fintech
9 5 (1.99%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.99%) Replication
10 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.80%) Robotics
12 1 (0.40%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 140 (55.78%) Windows
2 85 (33.86%) Windows Server
3 64 (25.50%) Linux
4 60 (23.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (9.96%) Unix
6 25 (9.96%) Windows 10
7 11 (4.38%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.19%) Apple iOS
8 8 (3.19%) Mac OS X
8 8 (3.19%) Solaris
9 7 (2.79%) Android
9 7 (2.79%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.99%) AIX
12 4 (1.59%) CentOS
13 1 (0.40%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (36.25%) ITIL
2 55 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (17.53%) Service Management
4 39 (15.54%) ITSM
5 37 (14.74%) Service Delivery
6 36 (14.34%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (13.94%) Problem Management
8 34 (13.55%) DevOps
9 32 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (12.35%) ITIL V3
11 26 (10.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (9.96%) Software Engineering
13 24 (9.56%) Application Virtualisation
13 24 (9.56%) TDD
14 21 (8.37%) Compatibility Testing
14 21 (8.37%) Software Distribution
14 21 (8.37%) Workload Management
15 20 (7.97%) Release Management
16 18 (7.17%) Workflow
17 16 (6.37%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 89 (35.46%) SQL
2 68 (27.09%) C#
3 52 (20.72%) JavaScript
4 49 (19.52%) Python
5 24 (9.56%) Bash Shell
6 22 (8.76%) T-SQL
7 21 (8.37%) Java
8 13 (5.18%) PHP
9 12 (4.78%) Perl
10 11 (4.38%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.38%) VB
11 10 (3.98%) C
12 7 (2.79%) Ruby
12 7 (2.79%) VBScript
13 6 (2.39%) Delphi
13 6 (2.39%) Pascal
13 6 (2.39%) VBA
14 4 (1.59%) AWK
14 4 (1.59%) C++
14 4 (1.59%) sed
Qualifications
1 78 (31.08%) Security Cleared
2 43 (17.13%) Degree
3 32 (12.75%) DV Cleared
4 31 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (8.37%) SC Cleared
6 20 (7.97%) MCSE
7 8 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.39%) CCNA
8 6 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.99%) MCITP
9 5 (1.99%) MCSA
10 4 (1.59%) GIAC
11 3 (1.20%) CISSP
11 3 (1.20%) CITP
11 3 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
11 3 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.20%) SSCP
11 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.38%) SLA
2 6 (2.39%) GPG13
2 6 (2.39%) QA
3 4 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 87 (34.66%) Active Directory
2 35 (13.94%) Hyper-V
3 24 (9.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (7.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 17 (6.77%) BitLocker
7 7 (2.79%) Docker
7 7 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.79%) XenApp
8 6 (2.39%) NFS
8 6 (2.39%) Snort
9 3 (1.20%) vSphere
9 3 (1.20%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.80%) Samba
10 2 (0.80%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 64 (25.50%) SCCM
2 23 (9.16%) SCOM
3 17 (6.77%) SCVMM
4 16 (6.37%) Puppet
5 12 (4.78%) Backup Exec
6 11 (4.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (4.38%) Nagios
7 9 (3.59%) Ansible
8 6 (2.39%) ArcSight ESM
8 6 (2.39%) HAProxy
8 6 (2.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (2.39%) RSA Archer
8 6 (2.39%) RSA enVision
8 6 (2.39%) RSA Security Analytics
8 6 (2.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (2.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.59%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (1.59%) vMotion
Vendors
1 146 (58.17%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.94%) VMware
3 29 (11.55%) Citrix
4 27 (10.76%) Oracle
5 24 (9.56%) McAfee
6 17 (6.77%) HP
7 16 (6.37%) Atlassian
8 14 (5.58%) Cisco
9 12 (4.78%) RedGate
10 11 (4.38%) IBM
11 10 (3.98%) NetApp
11 10 (3.98%) SAP
11 10 (3.98%) Symantec
12 9 (3.59%) New Relic
13 8 (3.19%) Sourcefire
14 6 (2.39%) Apple
14 6 (2.39%) ArcSight
14 6 (2.39%) LogLogic
14 6 (2.39%) Trend Micro
15 5 (1.99%) Jaspersoft