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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 69 127 119
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -8
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 77 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.24% 1.31% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 2.61% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 32
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £37,200 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £45,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1330 1534 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.91% 50.05% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 832 971 1168
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +32 40 £42,000 -11.57% 6
Glasgow +30 22 £38,000 -10.58% 7
Renfrewshire +5 11 £42,500 -
West Lothian +2 1 - -
Dundee +1 1 £32,500 -23.04%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £42,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 95 (69.85%) Windows
2 69 (50.74%) Microsoft
3 52 (38.24%) Active Directory
4 49 (36.03%) C#
5 48 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 45 (33.09%) VMware
7 41 (30.15%) Finance
8 36 (26.47%) SQL
8 36 (26.47%) Linux
8 36 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (25.00%) Firewall
10 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 31 (22.79%) IIS
12 30 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
14 28 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (19.85%) Python
16 25 (18.38%) DNS
17 24 (17.65%) VBScript
18 23 (16.91%) MS Excel
19 22 (16.18%) MS Exchange
19 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 21 (15.44%) .NET
20 21 (15.44%) ITIL
21 19 (13.97%) HTML
21 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2003
22 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
23 17 (12.50%) Cisco
23 17 (12.50%) Java
24 16 (11.76%) Banking

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 31 (22.79%) IIS
2 22 (16.18%) MS Exchange
3 11 (8.09%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.62%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (4.41%) Skype for Business
6 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.68%) Apache
8 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.74%) CICS
11 1 (0.74%) Confluence
11 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (16.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (10.29%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (8.09%) SaaS
5 9 (6.62%) Office 365
6 5 (3.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.74%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.00%) Firewall
2 25 (18.38%) DNS
3 15 (11.03%) DHCP
4 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
5 12 (8.82%) SAN
6 8 (5.88%) WAN
7 7 (5.15%) LDAP
8 6 (4.41%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.41%) LAN
8 6 (4.41%) NAS
9 4 (2.94%) Network Security
9 4 (2.94%) Skype
9 4 (2.94%) SSH
10 3 (2.21%) VPN
11 2 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.47%) VLAN
12 1 (0.74%) FTP
12 1 (0.74%) HTTP
12 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.09%) Big Data
3 9 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.88%) MySQL
5 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.74%) MSDE
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.94%) Subversion
4 2 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.74%) git-flow
5 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) Moq
5 1 (0.74%) MSI
5 1 (0.74%) NUnit
5 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 41 (30.15%) Finance
2 16 (11.76%) Banking
3 7 (5.15%) Publishing
4 3 (2.21%) Back Office
4 3 (2.21%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Games
5 2 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 16 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (11.03%) Developer
4 14 (10.29%) Administrator
5 12 (8.82%) Analyst
6 11 (8.09%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.62%) IT Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (6.62%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.88%) Architect
8 8 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) IT Security Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Consultant
11 5 (3.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.44%) .NET
2 19 (13.97%) HTML
3 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET
3 10 (7.35%) CSS
4 5 (3.68%) Web Services
4 5 (3.68%) XML
5 3 (2.21%) ISPF
6 2 (1.47%) jQuery
6 2 (1.47%) LAMP
7 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.74%) COM
7 1 (0.74%) JSON
7 1 (0.74%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.74%) Memcached
7 1 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.74%) RESTful
7 1 (0.74%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.68%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.68%) EMC VNX
3 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.94%) Replication
4 3 (2.21%) Clustering
4 3 (2.21%) EPoS
4 3 (2.21%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.21%) VSAM
5 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.74%) Blog
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Informatics
6 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 95 (69.85%) Windows
2 48 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 36 (26.47%) Linux
4 28 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.21%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.21%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.21%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.21%) zOS
9 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.74%) AIX
10 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (15.44%) ITIL
3 16 (11.76%) DevOps
4 12 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.09%) Business Continuity
5 11 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (8.09%) SOA
5 11 (8.09%) Web Development
6 10 (7.35%) Information Security
7 9 (6.62%) Data Loss Prevention
8 8 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.88%) Disruptive Innovation
8 8 (5.88%) ETL
8 8 (5.88%) MVC
8 8 (5.88%) Scrum
8 8 (5.88%) TDD
9 7 (5.15%) BCP
9 7 (5.15%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.03%) C#
2 36 (26.47%) SQL
3 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
4 27 (19.85%) Python
5 24 (17.65%) VBScript
6 17 (12.50%) Java
7 15 (11.03%) Bash Shell
8 13 (9.56%) Perl
9 9 (6.62%) C++
10 6 (4.41%) Bourne shell
10 6 (4.41%) Korn
10 6 (4.41%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.41%) Ruby
10 6 (4.41%) VB
11 3 (2.21%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.21%) JCL
11 3 (2.21%) REXX
12 1 (0.74%) COBOL
12 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (3.68%) HND
2 4 (2.94%) Degree
2 4 (2.94%) ISEB
2 4 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (2.94%) MCSE
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.21%) CCNA
4 2 (1.47%) CISSP
4 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) CCENT
5 1 (0.74%) CEH
5 1 (0.74%) EnCE
5 1 (0.74%) GIAC
5 1 (0.74%) NCDA
5 1 (0.74%) NCIE
5 1 (0.74%) VCAP
5 1 (0.74%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) COBIT
2 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 52 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 36 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.29%) vSphere
4 10 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.35%) XenApp
5 6 (4.41%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.94%) NFS
6 4 (2.94%) Samba
6 4 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (2.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 3 (2.21%) MetaFrame
7 3 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.21%) RACF
7 3 (2.21%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (1.47%) NDS
8 2 (1.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (10.29%) Puppet
2 13 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.62%) SCCM
4 7 (5.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.21%) Ansible
5 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.21%) SCOM
6 2 (1.47%) Check_MK
6 2 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.47%) Nagios
6 2 (1.47%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 2 (1.47%) PowerCLI
6 2 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.47%) vRealize
7 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.74%) MOM
7 1 (0.74%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.74%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.74%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (50.74%) Microsoft
2 45 (33.09%) VMware
3 17 (12.50%) Cisco
4 13 (9.56%) Citrix
4 13 (9.56%) EMC
5 10 (7.35%) HP
6 9 (6.62%) Oracle
6 9 (6.62%) Symantec
7 6 (4.41%) Dell
8 5 (3.68%) Sophos
9 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.21%) CA
10 3 (2.21%) Intel Security
10 3 (2.21%) Meraki
11 2 (1.47%) F5
11 2 (1.47%) Lumension
11 2 (1.47%) Percona
11 2 (1.47%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.47%) Zerto
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