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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 126 148 135
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 36 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 0.76% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 1.39% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 21
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £27,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
1601 2017 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.57% 54.84% 55.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1343 1198
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +13 28 £35,000 -3.44% 4
Glasgow +16 8 £42,500 -10.52% 2
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £40,000 -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 57 (79.17%) Windows
2 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 40 (55.56%) VMware
4 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 27 (37.50%) SQL
7 24 (33.33%) Linux
7 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (30.56%) SharePoint
9 21 (29.17%) Python
10 16 (22.22%) Citrix
10 16 (22.22%) ITIL
11 15 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 14 (19.44%) Apache
12 14 (19.44%) Tomcat
12 14 (19.44%) SAN
12 14 (19.44%) SLA
12 14 (19.44%) Finance
13 13 (18.06%) Firewall
13 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
13 13 (18.06%) Puppet
13 13 (18.06%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (18.06%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (16.67%) Change Control
14 12 (16.67%) SCCM
15 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
15 11 (15.28%) Bash Shell
15 11 (15.28%) NetApp
15 11 (15.28%) Perforce

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (30.56%) SharePoint
2 14 (19.44%) Apache
2 14 (19.44%) Tomcat
3 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.72%) IIS
5 6 (8.33%) JBoss
5 6 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (8.33%) Lync
6 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) SAN
2 13 (18.06%) Firewall
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (9.72%) IPsec
4 7 (9.72%) DNS
5 6 (8.33%) DHCP
6 5 (6.94%) LDAP
6 5 (6.94%) WAN
7 2 (2.78%) SSL
7 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.78%) SSH
7 2 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
7 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.39%) NAS
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.39%) Network Security
8 1 (1.39%) VPN
8 1 (1.39%) SMS
8 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (13.89%) MySQL
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (2.78%) QlikView
5 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Games
4 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Electronics
4 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Law
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) DBA
3 9 (12.50%) Administrator
4 8 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.72%) Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Citrix Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) IT Support
7 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) HTML
1 8 (11.11%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) XML
2 6 (8.33%) CGI
3 3 (4.17%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Replication
2 9 (12.50%) Clustering
3 4 (5.56%) DTV
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (79.17%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
4 8 (11.11%) UNIX
4 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.33%) Windows NT
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) ITIL
2 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
2 13 (18.06%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (16.67%) Change Control
4 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
5 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.11%) Open Source
7 7 (9.72%) Release Management
7 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.72%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) Web Development
8 6 (8.33%) DevOps
8 6 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
8 6 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.33%) CRM
8 6 (8.33%) Information Security
8 6 (8.33%) Validation
9 5 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) SQL
2 21 (29.17%) Python
3 11 (15.28%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.28%) VBScript
3 11 (15.28%) Perl
3 11 (15.28%) Bash Shell
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) Lua
7 2 (2.78%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) C#
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.39%) Korn
8 1 (1.39%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (2.78%) HND
4 2 (2.78%) SSCP
4 2 (2.78%) GIAC
4 2 (2.78%) CEH
4 2 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (1.39%) NCDA
5 1 (1.39%) NCIE
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.39%) MCITP
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.44%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.94%) XenApp
3 5 (6.94%) DFS Replication
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.56%) MetaFrame
5 2 (2.78%) NFS
5 2 (2.78%) vSphere
6 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (18.06%) Puppet
1 13 (18.06%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (16.67%) SCCM
3 7 (9.72%) Nagios
3 7 (9.72%) Ansible
3 7 (9.72%) Capistrano
4 3 (4.17%) WSUS
4 3 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (55.56%) VMware
3 16 (22.22%) Citrix
4 11 (15.28%) NetApp
4 11 (15.28%) Perforce
5 9 (12.50%) Cisco
6 8 (11.11%) Brocade
7 6 (8.33%) Sybase
7 6 (8.33%) F5
7 6 (8.33%) Splunk
8 4 (5.56%) SAP
9 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle
10 2 (2.78%) EMC
11 1 (1.39%) Intel
11 1 (1.39%) HP
11 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.39%) CommVault
11 1 (1.39%) AppSense
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Orion Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Peninsula
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Posted: 26 days ago