The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 90 127 143
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +16
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 62 43 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.23% 1.31% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 2.65% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 22
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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
1458 1620 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.35% 49.45% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 879 994 1291
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Scotland

PowerShell
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerShell within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 28 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Glasgow +16 25 £51,250 +46.42% 1
Renfrewshire +1 5 £40,500 +15.71%
West Dunbartonshire +8 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Aberdeen - 1 £33,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 - 1
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 72 (64.29%) Windows
2 47 (41.96%) C#
3 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
4 39 (34.82%) SQL
5 36 (32.14%) Linux
5 36 (32.14%) VMware
6 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 34 (30.36%) Finance
8 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
9 31 (27.68%) Active Directory
10 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (21.43%) Python
12 23 (20.54%) VBScript
13 22 (19.64%) Perl
13 22 (19.64%) Firewall
14 21 (18.75%) .NET
15 20 (17.86%) C++
16 18 (16.07%) Java
16 18 (16.07%) IIS
17 17 (15.18%) HTML
18 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
18 16 (14.29%) DNS
19 15 (13.39%) Project Management
19 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (12.50%) MVC
20 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
21 13 (11.61%) Banking
21 13 (11.61%) MS Excel

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (16.07%) IIS
2 9 (8.04%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.46%) GemFire
5 5 (4.46%) MQSeries
6 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.68%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.68%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.68%) SAS
8 2 (1.79%) Apache
8 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.89%) nginx
9 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Sage CRM
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.79%) IaaS
3 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) Firewall
2 16 (14.29%) DNS
3 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.04%) SAN
5 8 (7.14%) LDAP
6 7 (6.25%) DHCP
6 7 (6.25%) WAN
7 5 (4.46%) Internet
7 5 (4.46%) LAN
8 3 (2.68%) FTP
8 3 (2.68%) HTTP
8 3 (2.68%) NAS
8 3 (2.68%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.68%) SNMP
9 2 (1.79%) IPsec
9 2 (1.79%) OSPF
9 2 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.79%) VPN
10 1 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.36%) Big Data
5 5 (4.46%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.68%) Parquet
8 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.04%) Selenium
2 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.25%) Subversion
4 5 (4.46%) Ant
4 5 (4.46%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.46%) HP UFT
4 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.46%) JIRA
4 5 (4.46%) JUnit
4 5 (4.46%) Maven
5 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.68%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.79%) AdminStudio
6 2 (1.79%) MSI
7 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.89%) Moq
7 1 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 34 (30.36%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Banking
3 12 (10.71%) Publishing
4 5 (4.46%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.46%) Private Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Back Office
6 2 (1.79%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
7 1 (0.89%) Games
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (16.07%) Security Engineer
2 15 (13.39%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (11.61%) Server Engineer
4 11 (9.82%) Administrator
4 11 (9.82%) Windows Server Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Senior Security Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) IT Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) PowerShell Engineer
7 8 (7.14%) Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) SharePoint Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) DBA
10 4 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) .NET
2 17 (15.18%) HTML
3 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 12 (10.71%) REST
4 12 (10.71%) SOAP
4 12 (10.71%) XML
5 8 (7.14%) Ext JS
6 7 (6.25%) CSS
6 7 (6.25%) WCF
7 6 (5.36%) JSON
7 6 (5.36%) Web Services
8 5 (4.46%) Drools
8 5 (4.46%) Ehcache
8 5 (4.46%) J2EE
8 5 (4.46%) JMS
8 5 (4.46%) Spring
9 4 (3.57%) RESTful
10 3 (2.68%) Apache Flex
10 3 (2.68%) Kafka
10 3 (2.68%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.57%) EMC VNX
2 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.68%) RIA
4 2 (1.79%) Clustering
4 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.79%) EPoS
4 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.79%) PMI
4 2 (1.79%) VSAM
5 1 (0.89%) Blog
5 1 (0.89%) Informatics
5 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (64.29%) Windows
2 36 (32.14%) Linux
3 32 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.25%) Unix
8 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.79%) zOS
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.39%) Project Management
3 14 (12.50%) MVC
4 12 (10.71%) BCP
4 12 (10.71%) Business Continuity
4 12 (10.71%) Business Continuity Planning
4 12 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (9.82%) Data Modelling
5 11 (9.82%) SOA
6 10 (8.93%) SDLC
7 9 (8.04%) Data Loss Prevention
7 9 (8.04%) Scrum
7 9 (8.04%) TDD
7 9 (8.04%) Web Development
8 8 (7.14%) Analytics
8 8 (7.14%) Information Security
9 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.25%) ITIL
9 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.96%) C#
2 39 (34.82%) SQL
3 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.43%) Python
5 23 (20.54%) VBScript
6 22 (19.64%) Perl
7 20 (17.86%) C++
8 18 (16.07%) Java
9 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 8 (7.14%) C
10 7 (6.25%) Ruby
11 6 (5.36%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.46%) Jython
13 4 (3.57%) VB
13 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.79%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.79%) JCL
15 2 (1.79%) Korn
15 2 (1.79%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.68%) ISEB
3 3 (2.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.79%) CCNP
4 2 (1.79%) MCITP
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.89%) CCA
5 1 (0.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.89%) CEH
5 1 (0.89%) CISSP
5 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.89%) HND
5 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 31 (27.68%) Active Directory
2 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.36%) XenApp
5 5 (4.46%) vSphere
6 4 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (2.68%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.79%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.79%) RACF
8 2 (1.79%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.89%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) SCCM
2 8 (7.14%) Puppet
3 7 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.57%) Nagios
5 4 (3.57%) vRealize
6 3 (2.68%) Fluentd
6 3 (2.68%) Nessus
6 3 (2.68%) QRadar
6 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (1.79%) Ansible
7 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.89%) Munin
8 1 (0.89%) SCOM
8 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.89%) SCSM
8 1 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
2 36 (32.14%) VMware
3 11 (9.82%) EMC
4 10 (8.93%) Cisco
5 9 (8.04%) HP
6 7 (6.25%) Oracle
6 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.25%) Symantec
7 6 (5.36%) ServiceNow
8 5 (4.46%) Sybase
9 4 (3.57%) Citrix
9 4 (3.57%) Dell
9 4 (3.57%) Sage
10 3 (2.68%) AppSense
10 3 (2.68%) ArcSight
10 3 (2.68%) Infoblox
10 3 (2.68%) Meraki
10 3 (2.68%) Qualys
10 3 (2.68%) Sophos
10 3 (2.68%) Splunk
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