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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 92 129 133
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +4
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 53 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.11% 1.44% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 2.90% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 25
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1345 1656 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.44% 49.60% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1039 1237
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,470
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +16 21 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Glasgow +17 19 £42,500 +0.59% 3
Renfrewshire +3 9 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Lothian +4 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Dunbartonshire +8 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Moray - 1 - -
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 76 (68.47%) Windows
2 48 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 46 (41.44%) C#
4 39 (35.14%) Windows Server
5 38 (34.23%) VMware
6 36 (32.43%) Active Directory
7 33 (29.73%) JavaScript
8 32 (28.83%) SQL
9 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (27.03%) Linux
11 29 (26.13%) SQL Server
12 28 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (23.42%) Finance
14 21 (18.92%) Python
14 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (18.02%) .NET
15 20 (18.02%) Firewall
16 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (17.12%) VBScript
16 19 (17.12%) C++
17 17 (15.32%) IIS
17 17 (15.32%) DNS
18 16 (14.41%) HTML
19 15 (13.51%) Perl
20 14 (12.61%) MVC
20 14 (12.61%) Java
20 14 (12.61%) MS Exchange
21 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
22 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration

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 17 (15.32%) IIS
2 14 (12.61%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.31%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.41%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.80%) Apache
8 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.80%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.80%) SAS
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.90%) GemFire
9 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.11%) Office 365
3 7 (6.31%) SaaS
4 6 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) Firewall
2 17 (15.32%) DNS
3 9 (8.11%) DHCP
3 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.21%) SAN
5 7 (6.31%) LDAP
6 6 (5.41%) WAN
7 5 (4.50%) LAN
8 4 (3.60%) Skype
9 3 (2.70%) NAS
9 3 (2.70%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.80%) FTP
10 2 (1.80%) HTTP
10 2 (1.80%) IPsec
10 2 (1.80%) OSPF
10 2 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.80%) SNMP
10 2 (1.80%) VPN
11 1 (0.90%) SSL
11 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.11%) Big Data
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.80%) Parquet
8 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.90%) MySQL
8 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.50%) Selenium
4 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.70%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (0.90%) Ant
5 1 (0.90%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.90%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.90%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) JUnit
5 1 (0.90%) Maven
5 1 (0.90%) Moq
5 1 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 26 (23.42%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Banking
2 9 (8.11%) Publishing
3 3 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Law
4 2 (1.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.90%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (13.51%) Security Engineer
1 15 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
2 14 (12.61%) Administrator
2 14 (12.61%) Server Engineer
3 12 (10.81%) Windows Server Engineer
4 11 (9.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Architect
5 9 (8.11%) PowerShell Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Senior Security Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) IT Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.41%) Developer
7 6 (5.41%) IT Security Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) .NET
2 16 (14.41%) HTML
3 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.31%) CSS
4 7 (6.31%) XML
5 4 (3.60%) RESTful
6 3 (2.70%) Ext JS
6 3 (2.70%) REST
6 3 (2.70%) SOAP
6 3 (2.70%) WCF
6 3 (2.70%) Web Services
7 2 (1.80%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.80%) CGI
7 2 (1.80%) GWT
7 2 (1.80%) ISPF
7 2 (1.80%) jQuery
7 2 (1.80%) JSON
7 2 (1.80%) Kafka
7 2 (1.80%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.90%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.60%) EMC VNX
3 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.80%) EPoS
4 2 (1.80%) Informatics
4 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.80%) RIA
4 2 (1.80%) VSAM
5 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.90%) Blog
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (68.47%) Windows
2 39 (35.14%) Windows Server
3 30 (27.03%) Linux
4 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.50%) Unix
8 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.80%) zOS
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.61%) MVC
3 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (8.11%) BCP
4 9 (8.11%) Business Continuity
4 9 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (8.11%) Data Loss Prevention
4 9 (8.11%) Scrum
4 9 (8.11%) TDD
4 9 (8.11%) Web Development
5 8 (7.21%) Configuration Management
5 8 (7.21%) Project Management
6 7 (6.31%) Analytics
6 7 (6.31%) Data Modelling
6 7 (6.31%) Information Security
6 7 (6.31%) ITIL
6 7 (6.31%) SOA
7 6 (5.41%) BDD
7 6 (5.41%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (5.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.44%) C#
2 33 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.83%) SQL
4 21 (18.92%) Python
5 19 (17.12%) C++
5 19 (17.12%) VBScript
6 15 (13.51%) Perl
7 14 (12.61%) Java
8 9 (8.11%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.31%) C
9 7 (6.31%) Ruby
10 6 (5.41%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.80%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.80%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.80%) JCL
12 2 (1.80%) Korn
12 2 (1.80%) REXX
12 2 (1.80%) VB
13 1 (0.90%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.80%) CCNP
2 2 (1.80%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) ISEB
2 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.90%) CCA
3 1 (0.90%) CCENT
3 1 (0.90%) CCNA
3 1 (0.90%) CEH
3 1 (0.90%) CISSP
3 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.90%) HND
3 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.90%) MCSE
3 1 (0.90%) SANS
3 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 36 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.21%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.21%) XenApp
4 7 (6.31%) vSphere
5 4 (3.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.80%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (1.80%) MetaFrame
7 2 (1.80%) RACF
7 2 (1.80%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.90%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) Puppet
1 9 (8.11%) SCCM
2 8 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.60%) vRealize
5 3 (2.70%) Ansible
5 3 (2.70%) Nagios
5 3 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (1.80%) Fluentd
6 2 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.80%) Nessus
6 2 (1.80%) PowerCLI
6 2 (1.80%) QRadar
6 2 (1.80%) SCOM
7 1 (0.90%) Munin
7 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.90%) SCSM
7 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 48 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.23%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) Cisco
3 11 (9.91%) EMC
4 8 (7.21%) HP
5 7 (6.31%) Citrix
5 7 (6.31%) Oracle
6 6 (5.41%) Symantec
7 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.50%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.60%) Dell
8 4 (3.60%) Sophos
9 3 (2.70%) AppSense
9 3 (2.70%) Infoblox
9 3 (2.70%) Meraki
10 2 (1.80%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.80%) Lumension
10 2 (1.80%) Qualys
10 2 (1.80%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.80%) Splunk
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