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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 85 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 23 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.68% 1.01% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.10% 1.68% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 19
Average salary £39,250 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.79% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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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
741 654 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.29% 60.22% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 431 435 489
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 22 (53.66%) Finance
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
5 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
7 16 (39.02%) Clustering
8 15 (36.59%) SAN
8 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
9 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (31.71%) SQL
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (29.27%) VBScript
11 12 (29.27%) MCSE
11 12 (29.27%) IIS
11 12 (29.27%) Citrix
12 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (24.39%) vSphere
13 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (24.39%) DHCP
13 10 (24.39%) DNS
13 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
14 9 (21.95%) SCCM
15 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
15 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
15 8 (19.51%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (29.27%) IIS
2 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.44%) GemFire
6 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) SAN
2 10 (24.39%) DHCP
2 10 (24.39%) DNS
3 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (9.76%) WAAS
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) BGP
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.88%) FWSM
6 2 (4.88%) HSRP
6 2 (4.88%) IPv6
6 2 (4.88%) MPLS
6 2 (4.88%) OSPF
6 2 (4.88%) VLAN
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) VRRP
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Ant
1 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) JUnit
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Electronics
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Back Office
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) DBA
1 11 (26.83%) SQL DBA
2 6 (14.63%) Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Backup Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Storage Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) EMC Storage Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Production DBA
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) WSH
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.76%) COM
2 4 (9.76%) WCF
3 3 (7.32%) REST
3 3 (7.32%) SOAP
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) Drools
5 1 (2.44%) Ehcache
5 1 (2.44%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) J2EE
5 1 (2.44%) JMS
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
4 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.88%) CentOS
6 2 (4.88%) Debian
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (14.63%) ETL
2 6 (14.63%) High Availability
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.20%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) BCP
5 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) VBScript
3 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
4 7 (17.07%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) Jython
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (29.27%) MCSE
3 7 (17.07%) MCSA
4 4 (9.76%) MCP
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.88%) MCITP
5 2 (4.88%) MCTS
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (24.39%) vSphere
4 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
5 4 (9.76%) XenApp
6 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) Firmware
7 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (12.20%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (12.20%) SCOM
4 4 (9.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.88%) WSUS
6 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) VMware
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) EMC
5 7 (17.07%) Cisco
5 7 (17.07%) Compaq
5 7 (17.07%) Dell
5 7 (17.07%) HP
5 7 (17.07%) IBM
6 6 (14.63%) Intel Security
7 5 (12.20%) SAP
8 4 (9.76%) Symantec
9 3 (7.32%) Juniper
10 1 (2.44%) Avaya