The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 99 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 14 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.08% 0.65% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 1.03% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +75.43%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
PowerShell
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
760 874 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.37% 62.83% 63.81%
Number of salaries quoted 417 506 461
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Glasgow

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (28.57%) Change Control
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) SLA
7 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Citrix
7 5 (23.81%) Clustering
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (19.05%) SCCM
8 4 (19.05%) XenApp
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 8

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) SSH
2 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DBA
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) WSH
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Change Control
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Korn
3 2 (9.52%) Bourne shell
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCTS
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) HND
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) XenApp
3 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (9.52%) NFS
5 2 (9.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) CommVault
4 1 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Intel
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
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