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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 111 125 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 56 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 0.96% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 1.75% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
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
1933 1712 1668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.69% 54.70% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1105 1120
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +10 38 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Glasgow -2 12 £43,750 +53.50% 1
Dundee +11 5 £42,500 +3.67%
Aberdeen +17 3 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Stirling - 1 £60,000 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 55 (67.07%) Microsoft
2 53 (64.63%) Windows
3 44 (53.66%) SQL Server
4 38 (46.34%) C#
4 38 (46.34%) ITIL
5 32 (39.02%) SQL
6 31 (37.80%) SharePoint
7 30 (36.59%) HTML
8 27 (32.93%) Finance
9 26 (31.71%) Linux
9 26 (31.71%) Active Directory
10 21 (25.61%) VMware
10 21 (25.61%) Information Security
10 21 (25.61%) Perl
11 20 (24.39%) DNS
12 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (23.17%) Hyper-V
12 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (20.73%) Lync
14 17 (20.73%) IIS
15 15 (18.29%) .NET
15 15 (18.29%) Python
16 14 (17.07%) SMTP
16 14 (17.07%) FTP
16 14 (17.07%) HTTP
16 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
16 14 (17.07%) HTTPS
16 14 (17.07%) CMS
16 14 (17.07%) Firewall

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (20.73%) IIS
2 17 (20.73%) Lync
3 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 14 (17.07%) CMS
4 10 (12.20%) Apache
4 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
5 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.10%) nginx
7 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Office
2 5 (6.10%) 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 20 (24.39%) DNS
2 14 (17.07%) HTTPS
2 14 (17.07%) SMTP
2 14 (17.07%) Firewall
2 14 (17.07%) FTP
2 14 (17.07%) HTTP
3 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.98%) VPN
4 9 (10.98%) SAN
5 7 (8.54%) WAN
6 6 (7.32%) LAN
6 6 (7.32%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (7.32%) IP Telephony
7 5 (6.10%) LDAP
8 4 (4.88%) VoIP
8 4 (4.88%) Internet
8 4 (4.88%) IPsec
8 4 (4.88%) DHCP
9 3 (3.66%) SSL
9 3 (3.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.32%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Law
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 4 (4.88%) Publishing
4 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Electronics
5 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Analyst
2 19 (23.17%) Support Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Applications Support
4 13 (15.85%) DBA
5 11 (13.41%) SQL DBA
6 9 (10.98%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Administrator
7 8 (9.76%) IT Support
8 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Messaging Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) IT Security Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) HTML
2 15 (18.29%) .NET
3 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.54%) XML
5 5 (6.10%) Web Services
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%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.32%) Open Source
4 4 (4.88%) Statistics
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.44%) DataPower
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) DTV
6 1 (1.22%) PKI
6 1 (1.22%) iPhone
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 26 (31.71%) Linux
3 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.20%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.98%) Ubuntu
7 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (7.32%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.32%) Windows Phone
9 5 (6.10%) OpenSolaris
9 5 (6.10%) Solaris
10 4 (4.88%) UNIX
11 3 (3.66%) CentOS
12 2 (2.44%) Windows NT
13 1 (1.22%) Android
13 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) ITIL
2 21 (25.61%) Information Security
3 12 (14.63%) Service Delivery
4 11 (13.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (10.98%) Capacity Management
5 9 (10.98%) Fault Management
5 9 (10.98%) Change Management
5 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.76%) Project Management
7 7 (8.54%) Performance Management
8 6 (7.32%) Migration
9 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.88%) BCP
11 3 (3.66%) Web Development
11 3 (3.66%) Resource Management
11 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (3.66%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.34%) C#
2 32 (39.02%) SQL
3 21 (25.61%) Perl
4 15 (18.29%) Python
5 10 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.32%) VBScript
8 5 (6.10%) Java
8 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.88%) VB
10 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.20%) Degree
3 8 (9.76%) MCP
4 6 (7.32%) MCSA
5 5 (6.10%) MCSE
6 4 (4.88%) MCITP
7 2 (2.44%) CCNA
7 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.22%) CCA
8 1 (1.22%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.17%) Hyper-V
3 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.54%) vSphere
5 6 (7.32%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.88%) XenApp
7 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.44%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) SCCM
1 4 (4.88%) SCOM
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Intune
2 3 (3.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.22%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.22%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.22%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (67.07%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.61%) VMware
3 13 (15.85%) Cisco
4 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.32%) Symantec
5 6 (7.32%) Citrix
5 6 (7.32%) NetApp
5 6 (7.32%) Oracle
6 5 (6.10%) Dell
6 5 (6.10%) Google
6 5 (6.10%) Veeam
7 4 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (2.44%) SAP
8 2 (2.44%) IBM
8 2 (2.44%) Lotus
8 2 (2.44%) McAfee
8 2 (2.44%) Sophos
8 2 (2.44%) IronPort
9 1 (1.22%) Twitter
9 1 (1.22%) Brocade
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