The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 130 144 148
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 50 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 0.51% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 0.89% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -4.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2064 1807 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.86% 57.94% 46.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1056 1297
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Scotland

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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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 35 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Glasgow -9 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Stirling - 3 £55,000 -
Dundee - 1 £22,500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 75 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 64 (64.65%) Windows
3 45 (45.45%) Finance
4 35 (35.35%) Active Directory
5 33 (33.33%) Citrix
5 33 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (32.32%) VMware
7 31 (31.31%) SQL Server
7 31 (31.31%) XenApp
8 29 (29.29%) ITIL
9 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
9 28 (28.28%) SharePoint
9 28 (28.28%) XenDesktop
10 25 (25.25%) MS Exchange
11 24 (24.24%) SQL
12 23 (23.23%) SCOM
13 20 (20.20%) SCCM
13 20 (20.20%) C#
14 19 (19.19%) Symantec
14 19 (19.19%) Windows 7
15 18 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (17.17%) HTML
16 17 (17.17%) Service Management
17 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
18 15 (15.15%) Clustering
19 14 (14.14%) Microsoft App-V
19 14 (14.14%) Telecoms
19 14 (14.14%) Retail

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (28.28%) SharePoint
2 25 (25.25%) MS Exchange
3 17 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (12.12%) SharePoint Server
6 11 (11.11%) Lync
7 8 (8.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (8.08%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (6.06%) IIS
8 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (5.05%) CMS
10 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (1.01%) ColdFusion
12 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) NetScaler
2 5 (5.05%) SMTP
2 5 (5.05%) FTP
2 5 (5.05%) HTTP
2 5 (5.05%) DNS
2 5 (5.05%) HTTPS
3 4 (4.04%) Firewall
4 3 (3.03%) SAN
4 3 (3.03%) LDAP
4 3 (3.03%) SSL
5 2 (2.02%) DHCP
5 2 (2.02%) Intranet
5 2 (2.02%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.02%) NAS
6 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.01%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MSI
2 2 (2.02%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.01%) Selenium
3 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (45.45%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.14%) Retail
3 9 (9.09%) Law
3 9 (9.09%) Banking
4 8 (8.08%) Legal
5 7 (7.07%) Back Office
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (32.32%) Analyst
2 16 (16.16%) Server Analyst
3 15 (15.15%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) DBA
4 12 (12.12%) Messaging Specialist
5 11 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) SQL DBA
6 10 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (9.09%) Desktop Support
7 9 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Messaging Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Email Specialist
10 5 (5.05%) Messaging Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Exchange Specialist
11 4 (4.04%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.17%) HTML
2 10 (10.10%) XML
3 5 (5.05%) .NET
4 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.03%) WCF
5 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.01%) jQuery
6 1 (1.01%) RESTful
6 1 (1.01%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.01%) COM
6 1 (1.01%) CSS
6 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Clustering
2 10 (10.10%) CLARiiON
3 8 (8.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.02%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) iPhone
5 1 (1.01%) New Media
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (64.65%) Windows
2 33 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (19.19%) Windows 7
5 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.04%) Linux
7 3 (3.03%) AIX
8 1 (1.01%) UNIX
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) ITIL
2 17 (17.17%) Service Management
3 12 (12.12%) Information Security
4 10 (10.10%) Migration
5 8 (8.08%) Software Deployment
6 7 (7.07%) Capacity Management
7 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.05%) Fault Management
9 3 (3.03%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.03%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.03%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.03%) Scrum
9 3 (3.03%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.03%) Project Management
9 3 (3.03%) CRM
10 2 (2.02%) BCP
10 2 (2.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) SQL
2 20 (20.20%) C#
3 13 (13.13%) VB
4 12 (12.12%) Perl
5 8 (8.08%) VBScript
6 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.13%) CCA
2 13 (13.13%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (12.12%) CCAA
4 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (11.11%) MCSE
5 8 (8.08%) MCP
6 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.02%) MCSA
8 1 (1.01%) HNC
8 1 (1.01%) MCITP
8 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 35 (35.35%) Active Directory
2 31 (31.31%) XenApp
3 28 (28.28%) XenDesktop
4 18 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
6 14 (14.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (12.12%) XenServer
8 11 (11.11%) vSphere
9 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (23.23%) SCOM
2 20 (20.20%) SCCM
3 12 (12.12%) XenMobile
4 8 (8.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.03%) WSUS
6 2 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 75 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.33%) Citrix
3 32 (32.32%) VMware
4 19 (19.19%) Symantec
5 13 (13.13%) Fujitsu
6 10 (10.10%) EMC
7 9 (9.09%) NetApp
8 8 (8.08%) Lotus
8 8 (8.08%) IronPort
8 8 (8.08%) Cisco
9 5 (5.05%) AppSense
10 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.02%) Nimsoft
12 2 (2.02%) Spiceworks
13 1 (1.01%) AVEVA
13 1 (1.01%) McAfee
13 1 (1.01%) Intergraph
13 1 (1.01%) Oracle
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