The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 142 131 114
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 28 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.89% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 1.59% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 13
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -8.48%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2022 1826 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.83% 56.05% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1206 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -2 18 £36,250 +3.57% 5
Dundee +2 5 £42,500 +3.67%
Glasgow -23 3 £47,500 +65.21% 3
Stirling - 1 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
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PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
2 37 (51.39%) Windows
3 33 (45.83%) C#
4 30 (41.67%) Finance
5 29 (40.28%) SQL
6 27 (37.50%) HTML
6 27 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 27 (37.50%) ITIL
7 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
8 23 (31.94%) Information Security
9 20 (27.78%) VMware
10 17 (23.61%) Linux
10 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
10 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V
11 16 (22.22%) Citrix
12 15 (20.83%) XenApp
12 15 (20.83%) XenDesktop
12 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (19.44%) Perl
14 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
15 12 (16.67%) Lync
15 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (16.67%) DNS
16 11 (15.28%) Python
16 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (13.89%) NetScaler

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.67%) Lync
3 10 (13.89%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (11.11%) CMS
5 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
5 7 (9.72%) IIS
5 7 (9.72%) Apache
5 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.94%) nginx
7 4 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
1 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) DNS
2 10 (13.89%) NetScaler
3 8 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 8 (11.11%) SMTP
3 8 (11.11%) FTP
3 8 (11.11%) HTTP
4 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.56%) DHCP
5 4 (5.56%) Firewall
6 3 (4.17%) LDAP
7 2 (2.78%) VPN
7 2 (2.78%) IPsec
7 2 (2.78%) SAN
8 1 (1.39%) Internet
8 1 (1.39%) SSH
8 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.39%) SSL
8 1 (1.39%) IPv4
8 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
General
1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Law
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Publishing
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Analyst
2 17 (23.61%) DBA
3 14 (19.44%) SQL DBA
4 9 (12.50%) Server Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.33%) Administrator
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) IT Support
9 3 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.17%) Citrix Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Messaging Specialist
9 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (37.50%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) .NET
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.17%) XML
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (1.39%) Ajax
6 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.39%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.39%) jQuery
6 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.56%) Statistics
1 4 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (2.78%) iPhone
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) CMDB
3 1 (1.39%) DTV
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
3 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Windows
2 17 (23.61%) Linux
3 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.94%) Solaris
7 5 (6.94%) OpenSolaris
8 4 (5.56%) UNIX
8 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.39%) CentOS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) ITIL
2 23 (31.94%) Information Security
3 9 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 8 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 8 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 8 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (9.72%) Project Management
6 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.94%) Resource Management
6 5 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.56%) Software Deployment
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
8 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.17%) BCP
8 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) SQL
3 14 (19.44%) Perl
4 11 (15.28%) Python
5 8 (11.11%) VBScript
6 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.94%) VB
8 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.17%) Java
9 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) CCA
1 10 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (12.50%) CCAA
3 8 (11.11%) MCP
4 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) Degree
5 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.78%) MCSE
6 2 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
1 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V
2 15 (20.83%) XenApp
2 15 (20.83%) XenDesktop
3 9 (12.50%) XenServer
3 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.72%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) vCloud
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.39%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) XenMobile
2 6 (8.33%) SCCM
3 5 (6.94%) SCOM
4 4 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (4.17%) WSUS
6 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.39%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.78%) VMware
3 16 (22.22%) Citrix
4 10 (13.89%) Cisco
5 8 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.33%) NetApp
7 5 (6.94%) Dell
7 5 (6.94%) Oracle
7 5 (6.94%) Symantec
7 5 (6.94%) AppSense
7 5 (6.94%) Veeam
8 4 (5.56%) Fujitsu
8 4 (5.56%) IronPort
8 4 (5.56%) Lotus
9 3 (4.17%) Google
9 3 (4.17%) McAfee
10 1 (1.39%) Perforce
10 1 (1.39%) Brocade
10 1 (1.39%) EMC
10 1 (1.39%) SAP
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