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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 109 123 137
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 53 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.84% 1.11% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 2.13% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 35
Average salary £41,250 £51,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.90% +47.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £60,500 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
1434 1643 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.91% 52.21% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 845 1024 1382
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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 22 £45,000 -15.09% 6
Glasgow +3 19 £34,250 -2.14% 1
Renfrewshire - 6 £40,500 - 1
West Lothian - 3 £32,500 -
Dundee - 1 £53,000 - 1
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 61 (70.11%) Windows
2 42 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 34 (39.08%) Active Directory
3 34 (39.08%) Finance
4 32 (36.78%) Windows Server
5 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (33.33%) C#
6 26 (29.89%) VMware
7 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (25.29%) Linux
7 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
8 19 (21.84%) SQL
8 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
8 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
9 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
9 18 (20.69%) VBScript
9 18 (20.69%) Perl
9 18 (20.69%) IIS
9 18 (20.69%) SAN
9 18 (20.69%) SCCM
9 18 (20.69%) REST
10 17 (19.54%) SOAP
11 16 (18.39%) DNS
12 15 (17.24%) Python
13 14 (16.09%) Project Management
13 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
13 14 (16.09%) ITIL
13 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (14.94%) vSphere

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 18 (20.69%) IIS
1 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.90%) GemFire
4 6 (6.90%) MQSeries
5 5 (5.75%) OpenStack
5 5 (5.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (5.75%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.45%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.45%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.45%) SAS
7 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) InfoPath
3 6 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Sage CRM
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) Office 365
4 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.69%) SAN
2 16 (18.39%) DNS
3 13 (14.94%) DHCP
3 13 (14.94%) Firewall
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (5.75%) Internet
5 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.60%) WAAS
6 3 (3.45%) BGP
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.45%) FTP
6 3 (3.45%) HTTP
6 3 (3.45%) OSPF
6 3 (3.45%) SNMP
6 3 (3.45%) VPN
7 2 (2.30%) LAN
7 2 (2.30%) MPLS
7 2 (2.30%) VLAN
7 2 (2.30%) VRRP
7 2 (2.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.60%) MySQL
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.45%) Big Data
6 3 (3.45%) Parquet
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.05%) Selenium
2 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.90%) Ant
3 6 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 6 (6.90%) JUnit
3 6 (6.90%) Maven
3 6 (6.90%) Subversion
3 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) HP UFT
4 5 (5.75%) JIRA
5 4 (4.60%) MSBuild
5 4 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.30%) AdminStudio
6 2 (2.30%) MSI
6 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.15%) WinDbg
General
1 34 (39.08%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Banking
3 10 (11.49%) Publishing
4 7 (8.05%) Back Office
5 5 (5.75%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.75%) Private Banking
5 5 (5.75%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) Administrator
2 10 (11.49%) Security Engineer
2 10 (11.49%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (10.34%) Technical Leader
4 7 (8.05%) Server Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.90%) Backup Administrator
5 6 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Storage Administrator
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.75%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (4.60%) Windows Specialist
8 3 (3.45%) Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.45%) SharePoint Support
8 3 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) REST
2 17 (19.54%) SOAP
3 12 (13.79%) XML
4 11 (12.64%) .NET
4 11 (12.64%) HTML
5 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
5 10 (11.49%) CSS
5 10 (11.49%) Web Services
6 9 (10.34%) Ext JS
6 9 (10.34%) WCF
7 6 (6.90%) Drools
7 6 (6.90%) Ehcache
7 6 (6.90%) J2EE
7 6 (6.90%) JMS
7 6 (6.90%) JSON
7 6 (6.90%) Spring
8 4 (4.60%) COM
9 3 (3.45%) Apache Flex
9 3 (3.45%) CGI
9 3 (3.45%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (10.34%) Clustering
2 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Taxonomies
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) RIA
5 2 (2.30%) PMI
6 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (70.11%) Windows
2 32 (36.78%) Windows Server
3 29 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (25.29%) Linux
4 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.60%) Debian
8 4 (4.60%) Unix
8 4 (4.60%) VMS
8 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.30%) CentOS
9 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (16.09%) ITIL
1 14 (16.09%) Project Management
2 10 (11.49%) BCP
2 10 (11.49%) Business Continuity
2 10 (11.49%) Business Continuity Planning
3 9 (10.34%) DevOps
3 9 (10.34%) Release Management
3 9 (10.34%) SDLC
4 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.05%) SOA
6 6 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.90%) People Management
6 6 (6.90%) Process Management
6 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (5.75%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (5.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) C#
2 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
2 19 (21.84%) SQL
3 18 (20.69%) Perl
3 18 (20.69%) VBScript
4 15 (17.24%) Python
5 13 (14.94%) Java
6 9 (10.34%) Ruby
7 8 (9.20%) C++
7 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
8 6 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.90%) Jython
9 4 (4.60%) C
9 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.90%) MCSA
3 5 (5.75%) MCSE
4 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.45%) CCNP
6 2 (2.30%) CCNA
6 2 (2.30%) MCP
6 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) HND
7 1 (1.15%) ISEB
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.15%) MCITP
7 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (39.08%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.94%) vSphere
4 9 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.75%) XenApp
6 4 (4.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (2.30%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (20.69%) SCCM
2 10 (11.49%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (5.75%) SCOM
6 4 (4.60%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (4.60%) Nagios
6 4 (4.60%) Puppet
7 3 (3.45%) Fluentd
7 3 (3.45%) Nessus
7 3 (3.45%) QRadar
8 2 (2.30%) Ansible
9 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.15%) Munin
9 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.89%) VMware
3 11 (12.64%) Cisco
4 10 (11.49%) Citrix
4 10 (11.49%) EMC
5 9 (10.34%) Symantec
6 8 (9.20%) Dell
6 8 (9.20%) HP
7 7 (8.05%) IBM
8 5 (5.75%) Compaq
8 5 (5.75%) Intel Security
8 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.75%) Sybase
9 4 (4.60%) Intel
9 4 (4.60%) Sage
10 3 (3.45%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.45%) Qualys
10 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
10 3 (3.45%) Splunk
11 2 (2.30%) Extreme Networks
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