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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 116 139 128
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 46 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 1.00% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 1.87% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
1594 1982 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.49% 53.31% 55.59%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1290 1127
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +5 31 £35,000 +9.37% 8
Glasgow +13 12 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Renfrewshire - 3 £35,000 -
Dundee -8 1 £42,233 -0.62%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £40,000 -
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UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 55 (75.34%) Windows
2 52 (71.23%) Microsoft
3 43 (58.90%) VMware
4 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
5 27 (36.99%) MS Excel
6 26 (35.62%) SQL
6 26 (35.62%) Linux
6 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (31.51%) SharePoint
7 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
8 20 (27.40%) Python
9 17 (23.29%) ITIL
10 16 (21.92%) Apache
10 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
10 16 (21.92%) Puppet
10 16 (21.92%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
11 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
12 14 (19.18%) Citrix
12 14 (19.18%) SAN
12 14 (19.18%) Perl
12 14 (19.18%) SLA
13 13 (17.81%) Finance
13 13 (17.81%) Bash Shell
13 13 (17.81%) SCCM
14 12 (16.44%) Change Control
14 12 (16.44%) Perforce
14 12 (16.44%) NetApp
14 12 (16.44%) .NET
14 12 (16.44%) MySQL

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (31.51%) SharePoint
2 16 (21.92%) Apache
3 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
4 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
5 8 (10.96%) IIS
5 8 (10.96%) JBoss
6 7 (9.59%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (8.22%) Lync
8 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (36.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.18%) SAN
2 11 (15.07%) Firewall
3 8 (10.96%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (10.96%) DNS
4 6 (8.22%) LDAP
4 6 (8.22%) DHCP
4 6 (8.22%) IPsec
5 5 (6.85%) WAN
6 3 (4.11%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.74%) SSH
7 2 (2.74%) Internet
8 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.37%) SSL
8 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.37%) SNMP
8 1 (1.37%) Network Security
8 1 (1.37%) NAS
8 1 (1.37%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.48%) Big Data
6 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.74%) QlikView
8 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.37%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) Hudson
2 1 (1.37%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) Trac
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Games
3 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.48%) Electronics
3 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Law
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Administrator
4 7 (9.59%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.22%) DBA
5 6 (8.22%) Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) IT Support
8 3 (4.11%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) HTML
3 4 (5.48%) CSS
3 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.74%) WSH
4 2 (2.74%) WCF
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.37%) CGI
5 1 (1.37%) WinForms
5 1 (1.37%) Ajax
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.37%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Replication
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) DTV
3 4 (5.48%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Statistics
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.37%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Life Science
6 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) EPoS
6 1 (1.37%) Informatics
6 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 55 (75.34%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Linux
3 9 (12.33%) UNIX
3 9 (12.33%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.37%) CentOS
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) ITIL
2 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
3 12 (16.44%) Change Control
4 11 (15.07%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.07%) Load Balancing
5 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (12.33%) Open Source
6 8 (10.96%) DevOps
7 7 (9.59%) CRM
7 7 (9.59%) Information Security
8 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.85%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.48%) Analytics
9 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.48%) SOA
9 4 (5.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) SQL
2 20 (27.40%) Python
3 14 (19.18%) Perl
4 13 (17.81%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.59%) Java
5 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.48%) C#
8 3 (4.11%) Lua
8 3 (4.11%) PHP
8 3 (4.11%) VBScript
9 2 (2.74%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.74%) Ruby
9 2 (2.74%) Korn
10 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.11%) HND
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) MCTS
4 2 (2.74%) MCITP
5 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.37%) NCDA
5 1 (1.37%) NCIE
5 1 (1.37%) ISEB
5 1 (1.37%) RHCE
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
2 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
3 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.22%) XenApp
5 5 (6.85%) DFS Replication
6 4 (5.48%) NFS
6 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.74%) Samba
7 2 (2.74%) vSphere
8 1 (1.37%) GPFS
8 1 (1.37%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) Puppet
1 16 (21.92%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (17.81%) SCCM
3 8 (10.96%) Ansible
3 8 (10.96%) Nagios
3 8 (10.96%) Capistrano
4 3 (4.11%) SCOM
5 2 (2.74%) WSUS
6 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (71.23%) Microsoft
2 43 (58.90%) VMware
3 14 (19.18%) Citrix
4 12 (16.44%) NetApp
4 12 (16.44%) Perforce
5 9 (12.33%) Cisco
5 9 (12.33%) Brocade
6 7 (9.59%) F5
7 6 (8.22%) Splunk
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle
8 4 (5.48%) SAP
9 3 (4.11%) EMC
9 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.37%) Remedy
11 1 (1.37%) CommVault
11 1 (1.37%) AppSense
11 1 (1.37%) Intel
11 1 (1.37%) HP
11 1 (1.37%) Dell
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