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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 81 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 11 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.07% 1.48% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 2.22% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £44,000 - £39,250
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £39,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,438 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.83% -6.25%
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
657 765 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.66% 66.70% 61.16%
Number of salaries quoted 445 442 390
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (77.27%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) SAN
4 13 (59.09%) ITIL
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (50.00%) IIS
6 11 (50.00%) DNS
6 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 11 (50.00%) XenApp
7 10 (45.45%) DHCP
7 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
8 9 (40.91%) MCSA
9 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 8 (36.36%) MCSE
9 8 (36.36%) Citrix
9 8 (36.36%) Firewall
10 7 (31.82%) HP
10 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
11 6 (27.27%) VBScript
11 6 (27.27%) Perl
11 6 (27.27%) Finance
11 6 (27.27%) Law
11 6 (27.27%) vSphere
11 6 (27.27%) Lync
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) IIS
2 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 6 (27.27%) Lync
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) SAN
2 11 (50.00%) DNS
3 10 (45.45%) DHCP
4 8 (36.36%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) IPv4
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) VLAN
8 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 1 (4.55%) LDAP
9 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) DTV
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
2 5 (22.73%) Time Management
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) BCP
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Perl
1 6 (27.27%) VBScript
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (40.91%) MCSA
3 8 (36.36%) MCSE
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) MCP
6 3 (13.64%) CCNA
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (50.00%) XenApp
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
4 5 (22.73%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
5 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
1 5 (22.73%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Compaq
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) EMC
8 2 (9.09%) Symantec
8 2 (9.09%) Sophos
9 1 (4.55%) SAP
9 1 (4.55%) Red Hat