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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 102 86 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 9 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.65% 1.07% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 1.68% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £28,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.43% -37.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £32,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
874 714 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.83% 63.81% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 506 461 339
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (64.29%) Perl
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) BCP
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) VBScript
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) MCSA
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Publishing
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Lync
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) IPv4
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Publishing
2 4 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (28.57%) BCP
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) VBScript
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) AppDNA
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) AppSense
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Compaq
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
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