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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 119 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 45 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.39% 1.11% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 2.01% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £52,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,240
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.93%
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
1750 1841 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.16% 55.09% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1180 1152
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +13 31 £30,000 -33.33%
Glasgow +3 7 £43,250 - 2
Aberdeen +12 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Stirling - 3 £52,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 63 (76.83%) Windows
2 61 (74.39%) Microsoft
3 50 (60.98%) SQL Server
4 42 (51.22%) ITIL
5 31 (37.80%) C#
5 31 (37.80%) Active Directory
5 31 (37.80%) SharePoint
6 27 (32.93%) VMware
7 26 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (30.49%) SQL
9 24 (29.27%) Linux
10 23 (28.05%) DNS
10 23 (28.05%) Finance
11 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (26.83%) IIS
12 21 (25.61%) HTML
12 21 (25.61%) MS Exchange
12 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
13 20 (24.39%) Lync
14 18 (21.95%) Perl
15 15 (18.29%) SMTP
15 15 (18.29%) Cisco
15 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (18.29%) CMS
15 15 (18.29%) Windows 7
16 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 14 (17.07%) Change Management
16 14 (17.07%) Firewall

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 31 (37.80%) SharePoint
2 22 (26.83%) IIS
3 21 (25.61%) MS Exchange
4 20 (24.39%) Lync
5 15 (18.29%) CMS
6 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (12.20%) Apache
7 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
8 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (6.10%) nginx
10 4 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
11 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (3.66%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (1.22%) Mule
13 1 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Office 365
2 4 (4.88%) IaaS
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.05%) DNS
2 15 (18.29%) SMTP
3 14 (17.07%) FTP
3 14 (17.07%) HTTP
3 14 (17.07%) HTTPS
3 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
3 14 (17.07%) SAN
3 14 (17.07%) Firewall
4 8 (9.76%) IP Telephony
4 8 (9.76%) Cisco IPT
4 8 (9.76%) VPN
4 8 (9.76%) WAN
5 7 (8.54%) LAN
6 6 (7.32%) DHCP
7 4 (4.88%) VoIP
7 4 (4.88%) LDAP
7 4 (4.88%) Internet
8 3 (3.66%) IPsec
9 2 (2.44%) SSH
9 2 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Law
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Analyst
2 22 (26.83%) Support Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Applications Support
3 13 (15.85%) IT Support Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) IT Support
4 9 (10.98%) Administrator
5 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.10%) DBA
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.61%) HTML
2 12 (14.63%) .NET
3 7 (8.54%) XML
4 6 (7.32%) Web Services
5 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.44%) Ajax
6 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.44%) jQuery
6 2 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.22%) Java EE
7 1 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.22%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Blackberry
2 10 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.32%) Open Source
4 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.88%) Statistics
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) DTV
6 2 (2.44%) DataPower
7 1 (1.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 63 (76.83%) Windows
2 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (29.27%) Linux
4 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (18.29%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.98%) Ubuntu
7 8 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 8 (9.76%) Windows Phone
8 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.10%) OpenSolaris
9 5 (6.10%) Solaris
10 4 (4.88%) UNIX
11 2 (2.44%) Android
11 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.44%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.44%) CentOS
12 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) ITIL
2 14 (17.07%) Change Management
3 13 (15.85%) Information Security
3 13 (15.85%) Service Delivery
4 11 (13.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (8.54%) Migration
5 7 (8.54%) Fault Management
5 7 (8.54%) Capacity Management
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Management
6 5 (6.10%) Project Management
7 4 (4.88%) Service Management
7 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.66%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (3.66%) CRM
8 3 (3.66%) ERP
8 3 (3.66%) Line Management
9 2 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (37.80%) C#
2 25 (30.49%) SQL
3 18 (21.95%) Perl
4 14 (17.07%) Python
5 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.32%) Java
6 6 (7.32%) VBScript
7 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.88%) VB
9 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (13.41%) Degree
3 10 (12.20%) MCP
4 8 (9.76%) MCSE
4 8 (9.76%) MCSA
5 5 (6.10%) MCITP
6 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.66%) CCNA
8 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (37.80%) Active Directory
2 26 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.98%) vSphere
4 9 (10.98%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.10%) XenApp
7 3 (3.66%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.66%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCOM
2 6 (7.32%) SCCM
3 3 (3.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.44%) Puppet
4 2 (2.44%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.22%) OpenView
5 1 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 61 (74.39%) Microsoft
2 27 (32.93%) VMware
3 15 (18.29%) Cisco
4 10 (12.20%) HP
5 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
6 8 (9.76%) Citrix
6 8 (9.76%) Oracle
7 7 (8.54%) Symantec
8 6 (7.32%) NetApp
9 5 (6.10%) Dell
9 5 (6.10%) Google
9 5 (6.10%) Veeam
10 4 (4.88%) Lotus
11 2 (2.44%) McAfee
11 2 (2.44%) Sophos
11 2 (2.44%) EMC
11 2 (2.44%) Compaq
11 2 (2.44%) SAP
11 2 (2.44%) IBM
11 2 (2.44%) IronPort
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