Period
to 22 April 2018

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 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 82 157
Rank change year-on-year -61 +75 +23
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 104 141 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.80% 3.04% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 4.99% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 71 69 52
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,400 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £56,350
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,204 2,824 2,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 55.55% 60.80% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,244 1,698 1,848
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% +2.16%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,525 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 22 April 2018.

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 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -27 58 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Glasgow -41 49 £41,250 +3.13% 5
West Dunbartonshire -2 1 £50,500 +20.24%
PowerShell
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 63 (60.58%) Windows
2 50 (48.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 37 (35.58%) SQL
5 36 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 35 (33.65%) Amazon AWS
7 34 (32.69%) Python
7 34 (32.69%) DevOps
8 28 (26.92%) Ansible
8 28 (26.92%) Linux
9 27 (25.96%) Active Directory
10 25 (24.04%) Change Management
11 23 (22.12%) Bash Shell
12 21 (20.19%) ITIL
13 19 (18.27%) Perl
13 19 (18.27%) Finance
13 19 (18.27%) VMware
13 19 (18.27%) Windows Server
14 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (16.35%) Service Delivery
15 17 (16.35%) Project Management
16 16 (15.38%) C#
16 16 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
17 15 (14.42%) Puppet
17 15 (14.42%) Oracle
17 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
18 14 (13.46%) MySQL
18 14 (13.46%) SaaS
18 14 (13.46%) PaaS

PowerShell
Co-occurring 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 13 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.62%) Skype for Business
3 8 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.85%) IIS
4 4 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.96%) Apache
6 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 50 (48.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (33.65%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (13.46%) IaaS
4 14 (13.46%) PaaS
4 14 (13.46%) SaaS
5 13 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (12.50%) Office 365
6 5 (4.81%) GitHub
7 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.88%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Firewall
2 9 (8.65%) Skype
3 6 (5.77%) SAN
4 5 (4.81%) DNS
4 5 (4.81%) VPN
5 3 (2.88%) DHCP
6 2 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.92%) Internet
6 2 (1.92%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.92%) NAS
6 2 (1.92%) SSL
6 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.92%) VLAN
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.96%) LAN
7 1 (0.96%) Network Security
7 1 (0.96%) WAN
7 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) MySQL
3 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.65%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (7.69%) HBase
6 8 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (7.69%) Redis
6 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (4.81%) Big Data
8 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.85%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.58%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.65%) TeamCity
4 8 (7.69%) Subversion
5 5 (4.81%) Codeship
5 5 (4.81%) JIRA
5 5 (4.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.88%) Selenium
8 1 (0.96%) GitLab
8 1 (0.96%) GoCD
8 1 (0.96%) JUnit
8 1 (0.96%) Maven
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Legal
3 3 (2.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (13.46%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Architect
2 13 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (10.58%) Developer
4 10 (9.62%) DBA
4 10 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 8 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 8 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Administrator
6 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Consultant
8 5 (4.81%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.81%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) .NET
1 13 (12.50%) JSON
2 3 (2.88%) Web Services
3 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.92%) CSS
3 2 (1.92%) HTML
3 2 (1.92%) LAMP
3 2 (1.92%) RESTful
3 2 (1.92%) WPF
3 2 (1.92%) XML
4 1 (0.96%) CSS3
4 1 (0.96%) HTML5
4 1 (0.96%) Java EE
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.96%) React
4 1 (0.96%) Spring
4 1 (0.96%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (0.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.54%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 7 (6.73%) Clustering
4 7 (6.73%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.81%) Replication
7 4 (3.85%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.96%) iPhone
10 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 63 (60.58%) Windows
2 28 (26.92%) Linux
3 19 (18.27%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.62%) Unix
5 9 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.77%) CentOS
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.85%) Solaris
9 3 (2.88%) AIX
10 2 (1.92%) Android
10 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.92%) zOS
11 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) DevOps
2 25 (24.04%) Change Management
3 21 (20.19%) ITIL
4 17 (16.35%) Project Management
4 17 (16.35%) Service Delivery
5 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
6 14 (13.46%) Business Analysis
7 13 (12.50%) Task Automation
7 13 (12.50%) Time Management
8 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.58%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.69%) High Availability
11 8 (7.69%) ITSM
11 8 (7.69%) Service Management
12 6 (5.77%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (4.81%) Decision-Making
13 5 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.58%) SQL
2 34 (32.69%) Python
3 23 (22.12%) Bash Shell
4 19 (18.27%) Perl
5 16 (15.38%) C#
6 13 (12.50%) Java
7 12 (11.54%) VB
8 11 (10.58%) VB.NET
9 10 (9.62%) Ruby
10 9 (8.65%) C++
10 9 (8.65%) JavaScript
10 9 (8.65%) PHP
11 8 (7.69%) C
11 8 (7.69%) VBA
12 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
13 4 (3.85%) VBScript
14 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.69%) MCSE
3 4 (3.85%) Degree
4 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.92%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.92%) MCSA
5 2 (1.92%) SANS
6 1 (0.96%) CEH
6 1 (0.96%) CISSP
6 1 (0.96%) GCIH
6 1 (0.96%) HNC
6 1 (0.96%) HND
6 1 (0.96%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) GCP
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (25.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.58%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.73%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.88%) Docker
4 3 (2.88%) vCloud
4 3 (2.88%) XenApp
5 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.92%) vSphere
6 1 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (26.92%) Ansible
2 16 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (14.42%) Puppet
4 12 (11.54%) SCCM
5 7 (6.73%) Nagios
5 7 (6.73%) SCOM
6 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (3.85%) yum
8 3 (2.88%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.92%) WMI
10 1 (0.96%) AppManager
10 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.96%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.96%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 44 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.27%) VMware
3 15 (14.42%) Oracle
4 7 (6.73%) AppDynamics
5 6 (5.77%) BMC
5 6 (5.77%) Citrix
6 5 (4.81%) IDERA
6 5 (4.81%) RedGate
6 5 (4.81%) Remedy
6 5 (4.81%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.85%) New Relic
7 4 (3.85%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.85%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.92%) Apple
8 2 (1.92%) Cisco
8 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.92%) Splunk
8 2 (1.92%) Symantec
9 1 (0.96%) Palo Alto