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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 125 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 47 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 1.01% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 1.86% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,199 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
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
1928 1670 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.51% 54.34% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1098 1135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £50,000 £52,500
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 23 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 23 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 +5 32 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Glasgow -12 11 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Dundee +12 5 £42,500 +3.67%
Stirling - 1 £60,000 - 1
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 48 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 46 (60.53%) Windows
3 42 (55.26%) SQL Server
4 39 (51.32%) C#
5 37 (48.68%) ITIL
6 34 (44.74%) SQL
7 32 (42.11%) HTML
8 27 (35.53%) SharePoint
9 25 (32.89%) Linux
9 25 (32.89%) Finance
10 24 (31.58%) Information Security
11 22 (28.95%) Active Directory
12 21 (27.63%) Perl
13 19 (25.00%) DNS
14 18 (23.68%) VMware
15 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (22.37%) Hyper-V
15 17 (22.37%) Lync
16 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (19.74%) IIS
17 15 (19.74%) Python
17 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (18.42%) HTTPS
18 14 (18.42%) FTP
18 14 (18.42%) HTTP
18 14 (18.42%) SMTP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 27 (35.53%) SharePoint
2 17 (22.37%) Lync
3 15 (19.74%) IIS
4 14 (18.42%) CMS
5 12 (15.79%) MS Exchange
6 10 (13.16%) Apache
6 10 (13.16%) Tomcat
7 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (6.58%) nginx
9 3 (3.95%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) IaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) DNS
2 14 (18.42%) HTTPS
2 14 (18.42%) SMTP
2 14 (18.42%) FTP
2 14 (18.42%) HTTP
3 13 (17.11%) Firewall
4 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.53%) VPN
5 8 (10.53%) SAN
6 6 (7.89%) WAN
6 6 (7.89%) IP Telephony
6 6 (7.89%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (6.58%) LAN
8 4 (5.26%) VoIP
8 4 (5.26%) LDAP
8 4 (5.26%) IPsec
8 4 (5.26%) DHCP
9 3 (3.95%) SSL
9 3 (3.95%) SSH
10 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.89%) MySQL
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Law
3 4 (5.26%) Publishing
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Electronics
5 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Analyst
2 19 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Applications Support
4 15 (19.74%) DBA
5 13 (17.11%) SQL DBA
6 9 (11.84%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) IT Support
8 7 (9.21%) Support Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Administrator
8 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Consultant
10 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.95%) Security Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) IT Security Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) HTML
2 12 (15.79%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.58%) XML
4 2 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (1.32%) Ajax
5 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.32%) jQuery
5 1 (1.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.89%) Open Source
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Statistics
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) iPhone
5 2 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (60.53%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Linux
3 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
7 9 (11.84%) Ubuntu
8 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.89%) Windows Phone
9 6 (7.89%) Windows XP
10 5 (6.58%) Solaris
10 5 (6.58%) OpenSolaris
11 4 (5.26%) UNIX
12 3 (3.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) ITIL
2 24 (31.58%) Information Security
3 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 12 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (13.16%) Capacity Management
4 10 (13.16%) Fault Management
5 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.53%) Project Management
6 8 (10.53%) Change Management
6 8 (10.53%) Performance Management
7 7 (9.21%) Migration
8 4 (5.26%) BCP
8 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.26%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (3.95%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (3.95%) Software Deployment
9 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) C#
2 34 (44.74%) SQL
3 21 (27.63%) Perl
4 15 (19.74%) Python
5 10 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.58%) Java
7 5 (6.58%) VBScript
7 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) MCP
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.53%) Degree
3 6 (7.89%) MCSA
4 4 (5.26%) MCSE
5 3 (3.95%) MCITP
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) CCA
7 1 (1.32%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.37%) Hyper-V
3 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.89%) vSphere
5 4 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.63%) XenApp
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.32%) XenServer
7 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (3.95%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) SCOM
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.32%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.32%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.68%) VMware
3 14 (18.42%) Cisco
4 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.89%) NetApp
6 5 (6.58%) Dell
6 5 (6.58%) Oracle
6 5 (6.58%) Symantec
6 5 (6.58%) Google
6 5 (6.58%) Veeam
7 4 (5.26%) Citrix
8 3 (3.95%) Lotus
9 2 (2.63%) SAP
9 2 (2.63%) McAfee
9 2 (2.63%) IronPort
10 1 (1.32%) Twitter
10 1 (1.32%) Sophos
10 1 (1.32%) Perforce
10 1 (1.32%) Brocade
10 1 (1.32%) AppSense
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