The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 121 135 116
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 41 27 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 0.87% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.81% 1.67% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 37
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
PowerShell
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1461 1612 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.21% 51.93% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1088 1214
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PowerShell Salary Trend in Scotland

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Scotland

PowerShell
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -6 23 £39,250 -10.79% 2
Edinburgh +5 13 £48,500 +7.77% 3
Renfrewshire - 2 £46,000 - 3
Moray +8 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £32,500 - 1
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PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 64 (77.11%) Windows
2 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
3 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
4 34 (40.96%) VMware
5 33 (39.76%) Finance
6 32 (38.55%) Windows Server
7 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
8 28 (33.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (32.53%) SQL
10 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (24.10%) DNS
12 19 (22.89%) DHCP
12 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
12 19 (22.89%) VBScript
12 19 (22.89%) Citrix
12 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (22.89%) SAN
12 19 (22.89%) Clustering
13 18 (21.69%) Linux
14 17 (20.48%) Hyper-V
14 17 (20.48%) SCCM
14 17 (20.48%) DevOps
15 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
16 15 (18.07%) MCSE
16 15 (18.07%) ITIL
16 15 (18.07%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (16.87%) C#
17 14 (16.87%) JavaScript

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.87%) IIS
3 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.64%) Skype for Business
5 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.02%) Apache
6 5 (6.02%) JBoss
6 5 (6.02%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.61%) Drupal
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.20%) CMS
10 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.20%) GemFire
10 1 (1.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.23%) Office 365
4 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.10%) DNS
2 19 (22.89%) DHCP
2 19 (22.89%) SAN
3 8 (9.64%) Firewall
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (4.82%) HTTP
4 4 (4.82%) WAAS
5 3 (3.61%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.61%) InfiniBand
5 3 (3.61%) LAN
5 3 (3.61%) LDAP
5 3 (3.61%) SNMP
5 3 (3.61%) VPN
6 2 (2.41%) BGP
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.41%) IPv6
6 2 (2.41%) MPLS
6 2 (2.41%) OSPF
6 2 (2.41%) VLAN
6 2 (2.41%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.43%) MySQL
6 6 (7.23%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.82%) Big Data
7 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 7
9 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.20%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.82%) MSBuild
3 4 (4.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.61%) Hudson
4 3 (3.61%) JIRA
4 3 (3.61%) Trac
5 2 (2.41%) WinDbg
6 1 (1.20%) Ant
6 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.20%) JUnit
6 1 (1.20%) Maven
6 1 (1.20%) Selenium
6 1 (1.20%) Subversion
6 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (39.76%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Back Office
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
2 5 (6.02%) Electronics
2 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.02%) Marketing
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (15.66%) Administrator
1 13 (15.66%) DBA
1 13 (15.66%) SQL DBA
2 10 (12.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (7.23%) Backup Administrator
3 6 (7.23%) Storage Administrator
3 6 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.02%) Consultant
4 5 (6.02%) EMC Storage Administrator
4 5 (6.02%) Production DBA
5 4 (4.82%) Developer
5 4 (4.82%) Security Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Specialist
6 3 (3.61%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (3.61%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (3.61%) Senior Security Specialist
6 3 (3.61%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) Web Services
2 8 (9.64%) .NET
3 6 (7.23%) WSH
4 5 (6.02%) CSS
4 5 (6.02%) HTML
5 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.82%) COM
5 4 (4.82%) REST
5 4 (4.82%) WCF
6 3 (3.61%) LAMP
6 3 (3.61%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (3.61%) SOAP
6 3 (3.61%) XML
7 1 (1.20%) Drools
7 1 (1.20%) Ehcache
7 1 (1.20%) Ext JS
7 1 (1.20%) J2EE
7 1 (1.20%) JMS
7 1 (1.20%) JSON
7 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Clustering
2 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.61%) Grid Computing
4 3 (3.61%) Health Informatics
4 3 (3.61%) Informatics
4 3 (3.61%) Life Science
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.41%) Statistics
5 2 (2.41%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) PKI
6 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (77.11%) Windows
2 32 (38.55%) Windows Server
3 28 (33.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (21.69%) Linux
6 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.02%) CentOS
7 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.02%) Unix
7 5 (6.02%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.82%) Debian
8 4 (4.82%) VMS
9 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) DevOps
2 15 (18.07%) ITIL
3 14 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (13.25%) Configuration Management
4 11 (13.25%) ETL
5 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.64%) High Availability
6 8 (9.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.43%) Project Management
7 7 (8.43%) Service Management
8 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.23%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.23%) Workflow
9 5 (6.02%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.02%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) SQL
2 19 (22.89%) VBScript
3 14 (16.87%) C#
3 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.25%) Perl
4 11 (13.25%) Python
5 10 (12.05%) Java
5 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.64%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.23%) Ruby
8 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.61%) VBA
10 1 (1.20%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (18.07%) MCSE
3 8 (9.64%) MCSA
4 7 (8.43%) Degree
5 4 (4.82%) MCP
6 3 (3.61%) RHCE
7 2 (2.41%) CCNA
7 2 (2.41%) CCNP
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.41%) MCITP
7 2 (2.41%) MCTS
7 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
2 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.48%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.66%) vSphere
5 9 (10.84%) XenApp
6 7 (8.43%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.61%) GPFS
10 2 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (2.41%) MetaFrame
10 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.20%) Firmware
11 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.20%) NFS
11 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (20.48%) SCCM
2 15 (18.07%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.84%) Puppet
3 9 (10.84%) SCOM
4 6 (7.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (6.02%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (4.82%) Ansible
6 4 (4.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (4.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (3.61%) Nagios
7 3 (3.61%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.41%) Capistrano
8 2 (2.41%) WSUS
9 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (40.96%) VMware
3 19 (22.89%) Citrix
4 14 (16.87%) Cisco
5 10 (12.05%) Dell
5 10 (12.05%) HP
5 10 (12.05%) IBM
6 9 (10.84%) EMC
6 9 (10.84%) Symantec
7 7 (8.43%) Compaq
8 6 (7.23%) Intel Security
9 5 (6.02%) SAP
10 4 (4.82%) CA
10 4 (4.82%) Varonis
11 3 (3.61%) Brocade
11 3 (3.61%) F5
11 3 (3.61%) Juniper
11 3 (3.61%) Opsware
11 3 (3.61%) Oracle
11 3 (3.61%) Remedy
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