Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 118 99
Rank change year-on-year +65 -19 +40
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 84 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.40% 1.41% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.10% 2.78% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 28
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £33,122 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,946 £58,750
UK median annual salary £51,100 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.58% - +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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,037 1,080 1,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 54.26% 50.61% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 840 967 1,182
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £55,000 £50,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Wales

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Wales

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Wales over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Wales

PowerShell
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
South Wales +46 46 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Mid Wales - 23 - -
West Wales +16 15 £36,412 -15.32% 1
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 49 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 45 (53.57%) Windows
3 35 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 35 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (40.48%) SQL Server
5 32 (38.10%) ITIL
5 32 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 31 (36.90%) Service Delivery
6 31 (36.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (35.71%) DNS
7 30 (35.71%) SQL
8 28 (33.33%) Linux
8 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (29.76%) VMware
10 24 (28.57%) Degree
11 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (27.38%) User Experience
11 23 (27.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (27.38%) Service Management
11 23 (27.38%) ITSM
11 23 (27.38%) C#
11 23 (27.38%) SLA
11 23 (27.38%) Decision-Making
11 23 (27.38%) Proactive Management
12 22 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (25.00%) Oracle
13 21 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (21.43%) High Availability
15 18 (21.43%) VB

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) IIS
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.95%) Office 365
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (4.76%) IaaS
4 4 (4.76%) PaaS
5 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.19%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (35.71%) DNS
2 9 (10.71%) DHCP
3 7 (8.33%) Wireless
4 6 (7.14%) HTTP
4 6 (7.14%) LAN
5 4 (4.76%) Firewall
5 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.38%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.19%) SAN
7 1 (1.19%) VoIP
7 1 (1.19%) VSAN
7 1 (1.19%) WAN
7 1 (1.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (7.14%) Power BI
5 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.95%) MySQL
6 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.10%) JIRA
2 11 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.14%) Gatling
4 6 (7.14%) JMeter
4 6 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (7.14%) Rational Quality Manager
4 6 (7.14%) Rational Team Concert
5 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.19%) NUnit
6 1 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Law
3 6 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (17.86%) Developer
2 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Architect
4 8 (9.52%) Consultant
4 8 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Database Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Ethical Hacker
6 6 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Backup Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Database Architect
7 5 (5.95%) DBA
7 5 (5.95%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Database Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Senior DBA
7 5 (5.95%) Senior SQL DBA
7 5 (5.95%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.95%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) XML
2 11 (13.10%) .NET
3 7 (8.33%) JSON
4 6 (7.14%) Middleware
4 6 (7.14%) REST
5 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.76%) CSS
5 4 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (4.76%) YAML
6 3 (3.57%) CSS3
6 3 (3.57%) DOM
6 3 (3.57%) HTML
6 3 (3.57%) jQuery
6 3 (3.57%) WCF
7 2 (2.38%) COM
7 2 (2.38%) SAML
7 2 (2.38%) XSLT
8 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.19%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) User Experience
2 21 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Windows
2 35 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 28 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.76%) AIX
5 4 (4.76%) Android
5 4 (4.76%) HPUX
5 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.76%) Unix
5 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 32 (38.10%) ITIL
3 31 (36.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 31 (36.90%) Service Delivery
4 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (27.38%) Decision-Making
5 23 (27.38%) ITSM
5 23 (27.38%) Proactive Management
5 23 (27.38%) Service Management
5 23 (27.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (21.43%) High Availability
7 13 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (14.29%) DevOps
8 12 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 12 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 12 (14.29%) Project Management
8 12 (14.29%) Runbook
8 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
9 11 (13.10%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (13.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.71%) SQL
2 23 (27.38%) C#
3 18 (21.43%) VB
4 17 (20.24%) Python
5 13 (15.48%) Java
5 13 (15.48%) Shell Script
6 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
7 9 (10.71%) C
7 9 (10.71%) Ruby
8 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.33%) VBA
9 6 (7.14%) Perl
10 5 (5.95%) C++
10 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Degree
2 22 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (17.86%) MCITP
4 12 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (7.14%) MCSA
5 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.38%) SLA
2 6 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.95%) GDPR
4 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 32 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.10%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.76%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.38%) Docker
5 2 (2.38%) Shibboleth
6 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) NetBackup
2 7 (8.33%) Ansible
2 7 (8.33%) SCCM
3 5 (5.95%) SCOM
4 4 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (4.76%) Puppet
4 4 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.76%) Terraform
4 4 (4.76%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (29.76%) VMware
3 21 (25.00%) Oracle
4 15 (17.86%) HP
4 15 (17.86%) Veeam
5 10 (11.90%) 3PAR
5 10 (11.90%) IBM
5 10 (11.90%) Veritas
6 8 (9.52%) ServiceNow
7 5 (5.95%) Teradata
8 4 (4.76%) Apple
8 4 (4.76%) BMC
8 4 (4.76%) McAfee
8 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco
9 1 (1.19%) Citrix
9 1 (1.19%) NetApp
9 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds