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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 109 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 53 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 1.14% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 2.03% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 2
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,600 £55,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1800 1772 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.08% 55.92% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1140 1093
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh +18 38 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Glasgow -7 12 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Aberdeen +15 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Dundee +9 1 £42,500 +3.67%
Stirling - 1 £60,000 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 57 (72.15%) Windows
2 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
3 43 (54.43%) SQL Server
4 37 (46.84%) ITIL
5 31 (39.24%) C#
6 30 (37.97%) SharePoint
7 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
8 26 (32.91%) SQL
8 26 (32.91%) Linux
9 24 (30.38%) Finance
10 23 (29.11%) VMware
10 23 (29.11%) HTML
10 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (26.58%) DNS
13 19 (24.05%) Perl
13 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
13 19 (24.05%) Lync
14 18 (22.78%) IIS
15 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
15 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (18.99%) Python
17 14 (17.72%) Cisco
17 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (17.72%) Information Security
17 14 (17.72%) CMS
17 14 (17.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 13 (16.46%) Windows 7
18 13 (16.46%) Firewall

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 30 (37.97%) SharePoint
2 19 (24.05%) Lync
3 18 (22.78%) IIS
4 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
5 14 (17.72%) CMS
6 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (12.66%) Apache
6 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
7 5 (6.33%) nginx
8 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.53%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Office
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.06%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.58%) DNS
2 13 (16.46%) Firewall
2 13 (16.46%) HTTPS
2 13 (16.46%) SMTP
2 13 (16.46%) FTP
2 13 (16.46%) HTTP
2 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.66%) SAN
4 9 (11.39%) VPN
5 8 (10.13%) WAN
6 7 (8.86%) LAN
6 7 (8.86%) IP Telephony
6 7 (8.86%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (6.33%) LDAP
7 5 (6.33%) DHCP
8 4 (5.06%) Internet
8 4 (5.06%) IPsec
8 4 (5.06%) VoIP
9 3 (3.80%) SSL
9 3 (3.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (54.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.59%) MySQL
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Law
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Analyst
2 20 (25.32%) Support Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Applications Support
4 11 (13.92%) IT Support Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) IT Support
5 9 (11.39%) Administrator
6 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) DBA
7 7 (8.86%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) SQL DBA
8 6 (7.59%) Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Messaging Engineer
12 2 (2.53%) IT Security Engineer
12 2 (2.53%) Senior Technical Manager
12 2 (2.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) HTML
2 13 (16.46%) .NET
3 7 (8.86%) XML
4 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.33%) Web Services
6 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.53%) jQuery
6 2 (2.53%) Ajax
6 2 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.27%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Blackberry
2 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) Open Source
4 4 (5.06%) Statistics
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) DataPower
5 2 (2.53%) PKI
5 2 (2.53%) DTV
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 57 (72.15%) Windows
2 26 (32.91%) Linux
3 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (16.46%) Windows 7
7 9 (11.39%) Ubuntu
8 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
9 7 (8.86%) Windows Phone
10 5 (6.33%) Solaris
10 5 (6.33%) OpenSolaris
11 4 (5.06%) UNIX
12 3 (3.80%) CentOS
13 2 (2.53%) Android
13 2 (2.53%) Windows NT
13 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
14 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) ITIL
2 14 (17.72%) Information Security
3 13 (16.46%) Service Delivery
4 12 (15.19%) Change Management
5 10 (12.66%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (8.86%) Capacity Management
6 7 (8.86%) Fault Management
7 6 (7.59%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) Migration
7 6 (7.59%) Project Management
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.80%) ERP
10 3 (3.80%) Line Management
10 3 (3.80%) Software Deployment
10 3 (3.80%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (2.53%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.53%) Web Development
11 2 (2.53%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) C#
2 26 (32.91%) SQL
3 19 (24.05%) Perl
4 15 (18.99%) Python
5 10 (12.66%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.33%) Java
7 5 (6.33%) VBScript
7 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.06%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (13.92%) Degree
3 7 (8.86%) MCP
4 6 (7.59%) MCSE
4 6 (7.59%) MCSA
5 5 (6.33%) MCITP
6 3 (3.80%) CCNA
6 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
2 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.13%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (8.86%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (8.86%) vSphere
6 3 (3.80%) DFS Replication
6 3 (3.80%) XenApp
7 2 (2.53%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.27%) UAG
8 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) SCOM
2 4 (5.06%) SCCM
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Intune
3 3 (3.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.53%) Puppet
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.27%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.11%) VMware
3 14 (17.72%) Cisco
4 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle
6 6 (7.59%) Symantec
6 6 (7.59%) NetApp
6 6 (7.59%) Citrix
6 6 (7.59%) HP
7 5 (6.33%) Dell
7 5 (6.33%) Veeam
7 5 (6.33%) Google
8 2 (2.53%) IronPort
8 2 (2.53%) McAfee
8 2 (2.53%) Sophos
8 2 (2.53%) Lotus
8 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 2 (2.53%) EMC
8 2 (2.53%) SAP
9 1 (1.27%) AppSense
Scotland
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Holidays!
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
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