Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 24 69
Rank change year-on-year -14 +45 -23
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 117 149 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.81% 8.43% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.10% 15.41% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 94 142 45
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +31.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £43,450
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 893 967 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 51.95% 54.69% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 646 839 633
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Wiltshire

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Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for PowerShell in Wiltshire

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Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Wiltshire

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Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Swindon +8 41 £36,000 -15.29% 3
Corsham +8 31 £52,500 +31.25% 10
Salisbury -20 31 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Chippenham -13 10 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Trowbridge +5 3 £42,250 +5.63%
PowerShell
South West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 75 (64.10%) Security Cleared
2 52 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (35.04%) SQL
5 39 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 37 (31.62%) Python
7 36 (30.77%) Web Services
7 36 (30.77%) Windows
7 36 (30.77%) VMware
7 36 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 33 (28.21%) C#
9 31 (26.50%) DV Cleared
10 30 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (23.93%) C++
11 28 (23.93%) Java
11 28 (23.93%) ITIL
12 27 (23.08%) Finance
13 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
13 26 (22.22%) Public Sector
14 23 (19.66%) Linux
15 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (18.80%) Windows Server
16 20 (17.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
16 20 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (17.09%) QA
16 20 (17.09%) Test Automation
16 20 (17.09%) SoapUI
16 20 (17.09%) REST
16 20 (17.09%) .NET
17 19 (16.24%) Azure

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (8.55%) Tornado
2 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.13%) IIS
4 4 (3.42%) Confluence
4 4 (3.42%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.24%) Azure
2 7 (5.98%) IaaS
2 7 (5.98%) Office 365
3 6 (5.13%) AWS
4 3 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
5 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.53%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.69%) Firewall
3 7 (5.98%) VPN
4 5 (4.27%) DHCP
4 5 (4.27%) DNS
4 5 (4.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.42%) IPsec
5 4 (3.42%) IPv4
5 4 (3.42%) VLAN
6 1 (0.85%) NAS
6 1 (0.85%) SAN
6 1 (0.85%) Skype
6 1 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) Ingres
2 4 (3.42%) MySQL
2 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.85%) MS Access
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (17.09%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.42%) Bitbucket
2 4 (3.42%) JIRA
3 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 26 (22.22%) Public Sector
3 18 (15.38%) Aerospace
4 16 (13.68%) Military
5 15 (12.82%) Banking
6 4 (3.42%) Electronics
6 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.42%) Marketing
6 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Local Government
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (23.08%) Analyst
2 18 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (14.53%) Architect
4 16 (13.68%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.26%) QA Analyst
7 11 (9.40%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (7.69%) Database Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Design Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) Tester
10 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Automation Tester
11 6 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) Applications Support
12 5 (4.27%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) Support Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.77%) Web Services
2 20 (17.09%) .NET
2 20 (17.09%) REST
3 16 (13.68%) SOAP
3 16 (13.68%) XML
4 15 (12.82%) JSON
4 15 (12.82%) JSP
5 13 (11.11%) Software Packaging
6 3 (2.56%) LAMP
6 3 (2.56%) OpenJDK
7 1 (0.85%) EDI
7 1 (0.85%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.68%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.77%) Windows
2 23 (19.66%) Linux
3 22 (18.80%) Windows Server
3 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (16.24%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.42%) Unix
6 1 (0.85%) CentOS
6 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.93%) ITIL
3 20 (17.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 20 (17.09%) Test Automation
4 19 (16.24%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (15.38%) NsoIT
6 17 (14.53%) Architectural Design
6 17 (14.53%) Information Security
7 16 (13.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (13.68%) IT Strategy
7 16 (13.68%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (13.68%) TOGAF
8 15 (12.82%) Compatibility Testing
8 15 (12.82%) Critical Thinking
8 15 (12.82%) DSDM
8 15 (12.82%) Information Assurance
8 15 (12.82%) Project Delivery
8 15 (12.82%) Security Architecture
8 15 (12.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.04%) SQL
2 37 (31.62%) Python
3 33 (28.21%) C#
4 28 (23.93%) C++
4 28 (23.93%) Java
5 15 (12.82%) C
6 10 (8.55%) VBScript
7 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.56%) Ruby
9 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.71%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (64.10%) Security Cleared
2 36 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 31 (26.50%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.84%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.13%) Degree
6 5 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (4.27%) MCSE
6 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.42%) CEH
7 4 (3.42%) CISSP
7 4 (3.42%) MCSA
8 1 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.85%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.09%) QA
2 15 (12.82%) HMG Infosec
2 15 (12.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 15 (12.82%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 30 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.97%) VMware NSX
5 11 (9.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (7.69%) vSphere
7 1 (0.85%) Docker
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (14.53%) SCCM
2 14 (11.97%) vCenter Server
3 10 (8.55%) Ansible
4 4 (3.42%) PowerCLI
4 4 (3.42%) Puppet
4 4 (3.42%) WSUS
5 2 (1.71%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.85%) Nagios
6 1 (0.85%) SCOM
6 1 (0.85%) Terraform
6 1 (0.85%) vRealize
6 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 36 (30.77%) VMware
3 18 (15.38%) Atlassian
4 12 (10.26%) Citrix
5 10 (8.55%) Veeam
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco
7 4 (3.42%) Juniper
7 4 (3.42%) McAfee
7 4 (3.42%) Sage
7 4 (3.42%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds