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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 111 123 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 44 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 1.13% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 2.08% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 3
Average salary £44,000 £36,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.37% -5.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,438 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.83% -6.25%
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
1638 1778 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.11% 54.31% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1133 1151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +3 25 £35,000 -32.69% 2
Glasgow +5 11 £44,000 - 1
Aberdeen +11 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Stirling - 2 £51,250 -
Moray - 1 - -
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UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 73 (80.22%) Windows
2 69 (75.82%) Microsoft
3 49 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 46 (50.55%) ITIL
5 42 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (37.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (37.36%) VMware
8 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (31.87%) SharePoint
10 28 (30.77%) IIS
11 27 (29.67%) C#
11 27 (29.67%) DNS
12 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
12 26 (28.57%) Finance
13 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
14 24 (26.37%) Linux
15 23 (25.27%) Lync
16 22 (24.18%) SQL
17 20 (21.98%) SAN
18 19 (20.88%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (20.88%) Perl
19 18 (19.78%) Cisco
19 18 (19.78%) Blackberry
19 18 (19.78%) Firewall
20 17 (18.68%) HTML
20 17 (18.68%) SCOM
21 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
22 15 (16.48%) XenApp

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 29 (31.87%) SharePoint
2 28 (30.77%) IIS
3 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 23 (25.27%) Lync
5 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (15.38%) CMS
7 9 (9.89%) Apache
7 9 (9.89%) Tomcat
8 7 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (5.49%) nginx
11 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
11 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (3.30%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
13 1 (1.10%) JBoss
13 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
13 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (1.10%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) IaaS
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) DNS
2 20 (21.98%) SAN
3 18 (19.78%) Firewall
4 13 (14.29%) SMTP
5 12 (13.19%) DHCP
5 12 (13.19%) FTP
5 12 (13.19%) HTTP
5 12 (13.19%) HTTPS
5 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
6 11 (12.09%) IP Telephony
7 9 (9.89%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (9.89%) VPN
7 9 (9.89%) LAN
7 9 (9.89%) WAN
8 5 (5.49%) IPv4
9 4 (4.40%) LDAP
9 4 (4.40%) VoIP
10 3 (3.30%) SSL
10 3 (3.30%) Internet
10 3 (3.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MSI
2 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Law
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.30%) Back Office
5 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.10%) Publishing
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Analyst
2 21 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 11 (12.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 11 (12.09%) IT Support
5 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) Administrator
8 6 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.40%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Messaging Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Server Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) HTML
2 11 (12.09%) .NET
3 7 (7.69%) XML
4 5 (5.49%) Web Services
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.10%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.10%) Ajax
6 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.10%) Java EE
6 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.10%) jQuery
6 1 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.79%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.49%) Open Source
4 4 (4.40%) Statistics
5 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.30%) PKI
6 2 (2.20%) DataPower
6 2 (2.20%) Replication
6 2 (2.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.10%) DTV
7 1 (1.10%) iPhone
7 1 (1.10%) Kindle
7 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (80.22%) Windows
2 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (26.37%) Linux
6 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
7 11 (12.09%) Windows XP
8 9 (9.89%) Windows Phone
8 9 (9.89%) Ubuntu
9 6 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (5.49%) OpenSolaris
10 5 (5.49%) Solaris
11 4 (4.40%) UNIX
12 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
12 2 (2.20%) Windows NT
12 2 (2.20%) Android
12 2 (2.20%) CentOS
13 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.55%) ITIL
2 13 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 13 (14.29%) Change Management
3 9 (9.89%) Information Security
3 9 (9.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (7.69%) Service Management
4 7 (7.69%) Migration
5 5 (5.49%) Project Management
5 5 (5.49%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.49%) Time Management
5 5 (5.49%) Performance Management
5 5 (5.49%) Fault Management
5 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (5.49%) Capacity Management
6 4 (4.40%) CRM
7 3 (3.30%) ERP
7 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.30%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (3.30%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.67%) C#
2 22 (24.18%) SQL
3 19 (20.88%) Perl
4 14 (15.38%) Python
5 10 (10.99%) VBScript
6 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.59%) Java
8 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.49%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.40%) VB
10 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.10%) Ruby
11 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.29%) MCP
3 12 (13.19%) MCSE
3 12 (13.19%) MCSA
4 11 (12.09%) Degree
5 5 (5.49%) MCITP
5 5 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.30%) CCNA
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.10%) CISSP
8 1 (1.10%) SSCP
8 1 (1.10%) GIAC
8 1 (1.10%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 34 (37.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
4 15 (16.48%) XenApp
5 13 (14.29%) vSphere
6 10 (10.99%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (10.99%) XenDesktop
7 9 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.40%) ISA Server
9 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.20%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) SCOM
2 12 (13.19%) SCCM
3 6 (6.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.20%) Puppet
5 2 (2.20%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.10%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.10%) OpenView
6 1 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.10%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 69 (75.82%) Microsoft
2 34 (37.36%) VMware
3 18 (19.78%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) Citrix
5 13 (14.29%) HP
6 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
6 10 (10.99%) Symantec
7 8 (8.79%) Oracle
8 5 (5.49%) Compaq
8 5 (5.49%) Dell
8 5 (5.49%) EMC
8 5 (5.49%) NetApp
8 5 (5.49%) Google
8 5 (5.49%) Veeam
9 4 (4.40%) Lotus
10 2 (2.20%) McAfee
10 2 (2.20%) Sophos
10 2 (2.20%) IBM
10 2 (2.20%) IronPort
11 1 (1.10%) ProCurve
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago