The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
UK / Scotland
Rank 81 119 137
Rank change year-on-year +38 +18  
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 57 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.46% 1.50% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 3.08% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 7
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,000 £53,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

PowerShell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1409 1428 1643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.73% 48.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 816 913 1060
Median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing PowerShell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Scotland

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Scotland.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Scotland

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerShell 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 25 March 2017. 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 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 +18 33 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Glasgow +22 22 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Renfrewshire -1 1 £41,000 -10.86% 1
West Lothian -10 1 £29,000 -10.76%
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 83 (59.71%) Windows
2 60 (43.17%) Microsoft
3 51 (36.69%) VMware
4 50 (35.97%) Active Directory
5 48 (34.53%) Windows Server
6 40 (28.78%) SQL
6 40 (28.78%) Finance
7 39 (28.06%) Python
8 36 (25.90%) Linux
9 34 (24.46%) C#
9 34 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (23.74%) MS Excel
10 33 (23.74%) Firewall
11 32 (23.02%) SQL Server
12 30 (21.58%) IIS
13 29 (20.86%) DNS
14 28 (20.14%) Citrix
15 25 (17.99%) MS Exchange
16 24 (17.27%) Java
16 24 (17.27%) Cisco
16 24 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
16 24 (17.27%) Bash Shell
17 23 (16.55%) Puppet
17 23 (16.55%) Opscode Chef
17 23 (16.55%) ITIL
17 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (14.39%) DevOps
19 20 (14.39%) SAN

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 30 (21.58%) IIS
2 25 (17.99%) MS Exchange
3 14 (10.07%) Tomcat
4 13 (9.35%) Apache
5 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (5.76%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (5.76%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.04%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.88%) JBoss
10 3 (2.16%) Confluence
11 2 (1.44%) CICS
11 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (23.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.76%) MS Office
3 3 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (8.63%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (8.63%) Office 365
4 7 (5.04%) SaaS
5 5 (3.60%) GitHub
6 4 (2.88%) IaaS
7 2 (1.44%) G Suite
8 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.74%) Firewall
2 29 (20.86%) DNS
3 20 (14.39%) SAN
4 18 (12.95%) DHCP
5 15 (10.79%) WAN
6 13 (9.35%) iSCSI
6 13 (9.35%) NAS
7 12 (8.63%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.32%) LAN
9 5 (3.60%) LDAP
10 4 (2.88%) Network Security
10 4 (2.88%) SSH
10 4 (2.88%) SSL
11 3 (2.16%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.16%) VPN
11 3 (2.16%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.44%) FTP
12 2 (1.44%) Internet
12 2 (1.44%) VLAN
13 1 (0.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.51%) MySQL
3 14 (10.07%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.19%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.47%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.32%) Big Data
7 6 (4.32%) DB2
7 6 (4.32%) KDB
7 6 (4.32%) Kdb+
7 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.72%) DTS
10 1 (0.72%) MSDE
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.04%) Subversion
3 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.88%) MSI
3 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.16%) JIRA
4 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.44%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.44%) GCC
5 2 (1.44%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.44%) Maven
5 2 (1.44%) NuGet
5 2 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.44%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.72%) git-flow
6 1 (0.72%) InstallShield
General
1 40 (28.78%) Finance
2 11 (7.91%) Banking
3 9 (6.47%) Games
4 4 (2.88%) Publishing
5 3 (2.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (14.39%) Developer
2 14 (10.07%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (9.35%) Analyst
3 13 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (8.63%) Senior Developer
5 11 (7.91%) Administrator
6 10 (7.19%) Security Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Test Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Senior Test Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.04%) IT Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.60%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.35%) .NET
2 10 (7.19%) HTML
2 10 (7.19%) Web Services
3 9 (6.47%) LAMP
4 8 (5.76%) XML
5 7 (5.04%) CSS
6 6 (4.32%) Hibernate
6 6 (4.32%) JMS
6 6 (4.32%) Spring
7 5 (3.60%) SOAP
8 2 (1.44%) ISPF
9 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.72%) J2EE
9 1 (0.72%) Middleware
9 1 (0.72%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.19%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.32%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.88%) Clustering
4 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Replication
4 4 (2.88%) User Experience
5 3 (2.16%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (2.16%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.16%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.44%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.44%) PKI
6 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.44%) VSAM
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
7 1 (0.72%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 83 (59.71%) Windows
2 48 (34.53%) Windows Server
3 36 (25.90%) Linux
4 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (12.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (10.07%) Ubuntu
7 10 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.32%) Unix
9 6 (4.32%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.60%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.44%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.72%) AIX
12 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (16.55%) ITIL
2 20 (14.39%) DevOps
3 15 (10.79%) Configuration Management
4 14 (10.07%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (10.07%) SDLC
5 13 (9.35%) Service Delivery
6 12 (8.63%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 9 (6.47%) Business Continuity
9 9 (6.47%) Open Source
10 8 (5.76%) Disruptive Innovation
10 8 (5.76%) ETL
10 8 (5.76%) TDD
11 7 (5.04%) IT Strategy
11 7 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (4.32%) Asset Management
12 6 (4.32%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.78%) SQL
2 39 (28.06%) Python
3 34 (24.46%) C#
4 24 (17.27%) Bash Shell
4 24 (17.27%) Java
5 19 (13.67%) Perl
6 18 (12.95%) VBScript
7 10 (7.19%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.60%) VB
9 4 (2.88%) Bourne shell
9 4 (2.88%) Korn
9 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.44%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.44%) COBOL
10 2 (1.44%) JCL
10 2 (1.44%) REXX
10 2 (1.44%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) C++
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) ISEB
2 8 (5.76%) MCSE
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.60%) HND
3 5 (3.60%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.16%) CCNA
4 3 (2.16%) VCP5
4 3 (2.16%) VCP6
5 2 (1.44%) CISSP
5 2 (1.44%) NCDA
5 2 (1.44%) NCIE
5 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) VCAP
6 1 (0.72%) CEH
6 1 (0.72%) GIAC
6 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (35.97%) Active Directory
2 34 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (12.23%) Hyper-V
3 17 (12.23%) XenApp
4 13 (9.35%) vSphere
5 10 (7.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (5.76%) XenDesktop
7 7 (5.04%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.88%) NFS
9 4 (2.88%) Samba
10 3 (2.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (2.16%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.16%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 2 (1.44%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 2 (1.44%) RACF
11 2 (1.44%) Time Sharing Option
11 2 (1.44%) vCloud
11 2 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (16.55%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (16.55%) Puppet
2 17 (12.23%) SCCM
3 10 (7.19%) Ansible
3 10 (7.19%) Nagios
4 9 (6.47%) SCOM
5 7 (5.04%) Check_MK
5 7 (5.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (4.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (3.60%) PowerCLI
7 5 (3.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (2.16%) Capistrano
8 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.44%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 2 (1.44%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (1.44%) vRealize
9 2 (1.44%) yum
10 1 (0.72%) MOM
10 1 (0.72%) Tivoli NetView
10 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (43.17%) Microsoft
2 51 (36.69%) VMware
3 28 (20.14%) Citrix
4 24 (17.27%) Cisco
5 16 (11.51%) Symantec
6 10 (7.19%) Perforce
7 9 (6.47%) Brocade
7 9 (6.47%) F5
7 9 (6.47%) Percona
7 9 (6.47%) Riverbed
8 7 (5.04%) CA
8 7 (5.04%) EMC
8 7 (5.04%) Oracle
8 7 (5.04%) Palo Alto
9 6 (4.32%) Splunk
9 6 (4.32%) Sybase
9 6 (4.32%) Varonis
10 5 (3.60%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.16%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.16%) HP
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