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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 97 129 157
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +28
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 58 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 1.21% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 2.37% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 20
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,756 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.31% +0.62%
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
1533 1605 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.06% 51.02% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 854 1018 1369
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +5 30 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Glasgow +8 19 £42,500 - 1
Renfrewshire - 6 £40,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £33,000 -
Dundee - 1 £55,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 70 (63.06%) Windows
2 46 (41.44%) C#
3 40 (36.04%) Microsoft
4 36 (32.43%) VMware
4 36 (32.43%) Windows Server
5 35 (31.53%) SQL
5 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
6 31 (27.93%) JavaScript
6 31 (27.93%) Active Directory
7 29 (26.13%) Finance
8 28 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (23.42%) Linux
11 23 (20.72%) .NET
12 22 (19.82%) IIS
13 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (18.02%) C++
14 20 (18.02%) Python
15 19 (17.12%) Perl
15 19 (17.12%) VBScript
15 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
17 17 (15.32%) MS Excel
18 15 (13.51%) SCCM
18 15 (13.51%) Java
18 15 (13.51%) Firewall
19 14 (12.61%) MVC
19 14 (12.61%) Banking
19 14 (12.61%) SOAP
19 14 (12.61%) XML

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 22 (19.82%) IIS
2 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.31%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.50%) GemFire
5 5 (4.50%) MQSeries
6 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.60%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.70%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.70%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.70%) SAS
8 2 (1.80%) Apache
8 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.90%) nginx
9 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (15.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Sage CRM
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.80%) IaaS
4 2 (1.80%) Office 365
4 2 (1.80%) SaaS
5 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.51%) Firewall
2 14 (12.61%) DNS
3 11 (9.91%) SAN
4 9 (8.11%) DHCP
4 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.50%) Internet
5 5 (4.50%) WAN
6 4 (3.60%) LAN
6 4 (3.60%) LDAP
7 3 (2.70%) FTP
7 3 (2.70%) HTTP
7 3 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.70%) OSPF
7 3 (2.70%) SNMP
7 3 (2.70%) VPN
8 2 (1.80%) BGP
8 2 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.80%) IPsec
8 2 (1.80%) VLAN
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.41%) Big Data
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.70%) Parquet
8 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.11%) Selenium
2 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.31%) Subversion
4 5 (4.50%) Ant
4 5 (4.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.50%) HP UFT
4 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.50%) JIRA
4 5 (4.50%) JUnit
4 5 (4.50%) Maven
5 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.70%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.80%) AdminStudio
6 2 (1.80%) MSI
7 1 (0.90%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.90%) Moq
7 1 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Banking
3 9 (8.11%) Publishing
4 5 (4.50%) Back Office
4 5 (4.50%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.50%) Private Banking
4 5 (4.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) Law
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (14.41%) Windows Engineer
2 14 (12.61%) Server Engineer
3 13 (11.71%) Administrator
4 12 (10.81%) Security Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Windows Server Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Architect
5 9 (8.11%) PowerShell Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Technical Leader
7 5 (4.50%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.50%) IT Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Senior Security Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) SharePoint Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Consultant
8 4 (3.60%) DBA
8 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.60%) SQL DBA
8 4 (3.60%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.72%) .NET
2 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 14 (12.61%) REST
3 14 (12.61%) SOAP
3 14 (12.61%) XML
4 13 (11.71%) HTML
5 10 (9.01%) CSS
6 9 (8.11%) WCF
7 8 (7.21%) Ext JS
7 8 (7.21%) Web Services
8 6 (5.41%) JSON
9 5 (4.50%) Drools
9 5 (4.50%) Ehcache
9 5 (4.50%) J2EE
9 5 (4.50%) JMS
9 5 (4.50%) Spring
10 4 (3.60%) RESTful
11 3 (2.70%) CGI
11 3 (2.70%) GWT
11 3 (2.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.70%) Clustering
3 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.70%) RIA
3 3 (2.70%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.80%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.80%) EPoS
4 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.80%) PMI
4 2 (1.80%) VSAM
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.90%) Informatics
5 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (63.06%) Windows
2 36 (32.43%) Windows Server
3 26 (23.42%) Linux
4 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.31%) Unix
8 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.80%) zOS
11 1 (0.90%) CentOS
11 1 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.61%) ITIL
2 14 (12.61%) MVC
3 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (10.81%) Project Management
4 11 (9.91%) Data Modelling
4 11 (9.91%) SOA
5 10 (9.01%) SDLC
6 9 (8.11%) BCP
6 9 (8.11%) Business Continuity
6 9 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (8.11%) Scrum
6 9 (8.11%) TDD
7 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.21%) Release Management
8 7 (6.31%) Analytics
9 6 (5.41%) BDD
9 6 (5.41%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (5.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.44%) C#
2 35 (31.53%) SQL
3 31 (27.93%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.02%) C++
4 20 (18.02%) Python
5 19 (17.12%) Perl
5 19 (17.12%) VBScript
6 15 (13.51%) Java
7 8 (7.21%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.21%) C
8 6 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.41%) Ruby
8 6 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.50%) Jython
9 5 (4.50%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.60%) VB
11 2 (1.80%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.80%) JCL
11 2 (1.80%) Korn
11 2 (1.80%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.70%) CCNP
4 3 (2.70%) ISEB
4 3 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.80%) CCNA
5 2 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.80%) MCITP
5 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.90%) CCA
6 1 (0.90%) CEH
6 1 (0.90%) CISSP
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.90%) HND
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) MCSA
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 31 (27.93%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.11%) vSphere
4 8 (7.21%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.31%) XenApp
6 4 (3.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (2.70%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.80%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (1.80%) RACF
8 2 (1.80%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.90%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) SCCM
2 7 (6.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (6.31%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.31%) Puppet
3 4 (3.60%) Nagios
3 4 (3.60%) vRealize
4 3 (2.70%) Fluentd
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) Nessus
4 3 (2.70%) QRadar
4 3 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (1.80%) Ansible
5 2 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.90%) Munin
6 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (36.04%) Microsoft
2 36 (32.43%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) EMC
4 10 (9.01%) Cisco
5 9 (8.11%) HP
6 8 (7.21%) Symantec
7 7 (6.31%) Oracle
8 6 (5.41%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.50%) Citrix
9 5 (4.50%) Dell
9 5 (4.50%) Sybase
10 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.60%) Sage
11 3 (2.70%) AppSense
11 3 (2.70%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.70%) Infoblox
11 3 (2.70%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.70%) Qualys
11 3 (2.70%) Splunk
12 2 (1.80%) Lumension
West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Bonus +28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £50K + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 22 days ago