Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 56 114
Rank change year-on-year -31 +58 -14
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 40 78 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.15% 3.86% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.15% 7.14% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 19
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% -19.50% +28.62%
10th Percentile £31,600 £31,200 £27,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £71,250 £57,946
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% +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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 963 1,093 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 51.83% 54.14% 46.21%
Number of salaries quoted 841 908 825
Wales median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 -19 35 £42,625 +3.02% 9
West Wales +7 3 £40,000 +9.86% 2
North Wales - 2 £35,000 - 1
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
4 22 (55.00%) Azure
4 22 (55.00%) AWS
5 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
5 21 (52.50%) VMware
6 19 (47.50%) Linux
6 19 (47.50%) ITIL
7 13 (32.50%) Python
7 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 10 (25.00%) Office 365
9 10 (25.00%) Ansible
9 10 (25.00%) Patch Management
9 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 10 (25.00%) DNS
10 9 (22.50%) Project Management
10 9 (22.50%) DHCP
10 9 (22.50%) Finance
10 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (22.50%) Docker
10 9 (22.50%) DevOps
10 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (20.00%) SAN
12 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
13 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (55.00%) AWS
1 22 (55.00%) Azure
2 10 (25.00%) Office 365
3 4 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (10.00%) GCP
4 3 (7.50%) Power Platform
5 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.00%) Yammer
6 1 (2.50%) G Suite
6 1 (2.50%) IaaS
6 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.50%) PaaS
6 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) DNS
2 9 (22.50%) DHCP
3 8 (20.00%) SAN
4 6 (15.00%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) WAN
6 3 (7.50%) VPN
7 2 (5.00%) DKIM
7 2 (5.00%) DMARC
7 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall
7 2 (5.00%) IMAP
7 2 (5.00%) NAS
7 2 (5.00%) POP3
7 2 (5.00%) SMTP
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) WLAN
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security
8 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.50%) Skype
8 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Power BI
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Consultant
2 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) CloudOps Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Operational Security Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) MAPI
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) COM
2 1 (2.50%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Replication
4 2 (5.00%) Wiki
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 19 (47.50%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) DevOps
3 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Analytics
4 6 (15.00%) High Availability
4 6 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
5 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.50%) Information Security
5 5 (12.50%) OWASP
5 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.00%) Behavioural Analytics
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 4 (10.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) Go
5 1 (2.50%) R
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) AWS Certification
3 4 (10.00%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) LPIC
4 3 (7.50%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) MCP
5 2 (5.00%) RHCE
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.50%) CCA
6 1 (2.50%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (22.50%) Docker
4 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.50%) UAG
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Ansible
2 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
3 5 (12.50%) Mesos
4 3 (7.50%) Terraform
4 3 (7.50%) vCenter Server
5 2 (5.00%) AirWatch
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (5.00%) SCCM
6 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.50%) Puppet
6 1 (2.50%) SCOM
6 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Google
4 4 (10.00%) Rapid7
5 3 (7.50%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.50%) arcserve
7 1 (2.50%) CA
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.50%) Cognos
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec