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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 111 128 149
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +21
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 51 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 1.70% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 29
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
1461 1528 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.28% 51.12% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 789 976 1376
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +8 25 £47,500 -13.63% 6
Glasgow -8 16 £26,500 -24.28% 2
Renfrewshire - 6 £40,500 -
Dundee - 2 £54,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £33,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 64 (69.57%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 37 (40.22%) Windows Server
4 34 (36.96%) Active Directory
5 32 (34.78%) C#
6 30 (32.61%) VMware
6 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (29.35%) SQL
8 25 (27.17%) Finance
9 23 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
11 20 (21.74%) SCCM
12 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
12 18 (19.57%) Linux
12 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
12 18 (19.57%) REST
13 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
13 17 (18.48%) SOAP
13 17 (18.48%) IIS
13 17 (18.48%) VBScript
14 16 (17.39%) DNS
14 16 (17.39%) SAN
15 15 (16.30%) Perl
16 14 (15.22%) ITIL
16 14 (15.22%) Project Management
17 13 (14.13%) Firewall
17 13 (14.13%) Python
17 13 (14.13%) SharePoint
17 13 (14.13%) DHCP

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 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.48%) IIS
3 13 (14.13%) SharePoint
4 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.52%) GemFire
5 6 (6.52%) MQSeries
6 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.35%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.26%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.26%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.26%) SAS
8 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) InfoPath
3 6 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Sage CRM
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.26%) Office 365
4 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) DNS
1 16 (17.39%) SAN
2 13 (14.13%) DHCP
2 13 (14.13%) Firewall
3 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.43%) Internet
5 3 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.26%) FTP
5 3 (3.26%) HTTP
5 3 (3.26%) NetScaler
5 3 (3.26%) OSPF
5 3 (3.26%) SNMP
5 3 (3.26%) VPN
6 2 (2.17%) BGP
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.17%) IPsec
6 2 (2.17%) LDAP
6 2 (2.17%) VLAN
6 2 (2.17%) WAAS
6 2 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.52%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.26%) Big Data
5 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.26%) Parquet
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.61%) Selenium
3 6 (6.52%) Ant
3 6 (6.52%) Cucumber
3 6 (6.52%) JUnit
3 6 (6.52%) Maven
3 6 (6.52%) Subversion
4 5 (5.43%) HP UFT
4 5 (5.43%) JIRA
5 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.17%) AdminStudio
7 2 (2.17%) MSI
7 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.09%) WinDbg
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Banking
3 10 (10.87%) Publishing
4 5 (5.43%) Back Office
4 5 (5.43%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.43%) Private Banking
4 5 (5.43%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
2 15 (16.30%) Administrator
3 13 (14.13%) Server Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Windows Server Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Security Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) PowerShell Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Technical Leader
8 6 (6.52%) Backup Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Storage Administrator
9 5 (5.43%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.43%) EMC Storage Administrator
9 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) DBA
10 4 (4.35%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.26%) Analyst
11 3 (3.26%) Architect
11 3 (3.26%) Citrix Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (3.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) REST
2 17 (18.48%) SOAP
3 13 (14.13%) XML
4 12 (13.04%) .NET
5 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.87%) HTML
5 10 (10.87%) Web Services
6 9 (9.78%) CSS
6 9 (9.78%) Ext JS
6 9 (9.78%) WCF
7 6 (6.52%) Drools
7 6 (6.52%) Ehcache
7 6 (6.52%) J2EE
7 6 (6.52%) JMS
7 6 (6.52%) JSON
7 6 (6.52%) Spring
8 3 (3.26%) CGI
8 3 (3.26%) COM
8 3 (3.26%) Kafka
8 3 (3.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.78%) Clustering
2 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) RIA
4 3 (3.26%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.17%) PMI
6 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) Informatics
6 1 (1.09%) PKI
6 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (69.57%) Windows
2 37 (40.22%) Windows Server
3 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (19.57%) Linux
6 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.61%) Unix
8 6 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.09%) CentOS
12 1 (1.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) ITIL
1 14 (15.22%) Project Management
2 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.87%) BCP
3 10 (10.87%) Business Continuity
3 10 (10.87%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (9.78%) Release Management
4 9 (9.78%) SDLC
5 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.61%) SOA
7 6 (6.52%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.52%) MVC
7 6 (6.52%) People Management
7 6 (6.52%) Process Management
7 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.52%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (5.43%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (5.43%) Analytics
8 5 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) C#
2 27 (29.35%) SQL
3 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.48%) VBScript
5 15 (16.30%) Perl
6 13 (14.13%) Python
7 11 (11.96%) C++
8 9 (9.78%) Java
9 8 (8.70%) C
9 8 (8.70%) VB.NET
10 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
11 6 (6.52%) Jython
12 5 (5.43%) Ruby
13 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
13 3 (3.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.26%) CCNP
4 3 (3.26%) MCSA
5 2 (2.17%) MCITP
5 2 (2.17%) MCSE
5 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.09%) CCA
6 1 (1.09%) CCNA
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.09%) HND
6 1 (1.09%) ISEB
6 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.13%) vSphere
4 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.52%) XenApp
6 4 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (2.17%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (21.74%) SCCM
2 8 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (6.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.52%) Puppet
4 4 (4.35%) Nagios
5 3 (3.26%) Ansible
5 3 (3.26%) Fluentd
5 3 (3.26%) Nessus
5 3 (3.26%) QRadar
5 3 (3.26%) SCOM
5 3 (3.26%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (3.26%) vRealize
6 2 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.09%) Munin
7 1 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.61%) VMware
3 10 (10.87%) Citrix
3 10 (10.87%) EMC
3 10 (10.87%) Symantec
4 9 (9.78%) Cisco
5 8 (8.70%) Dell
6 7 (7.61%) IBM
7 6 (6.52%) ServiceNow
8 5 (5.43%) HP
8 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.43%) Sybase
9 4 (4.35%) Sage
10 3 (3.26%) AppSense
10 3 (3.26%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.26%) Infoblox
10 3 (3.26%) Intel
10 3 (3.26%) Intel Security
10 3 (3.26%) Qualys
10 3 (3.26%) Splunk
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