PowerShell Jobs in Scotland

Windows PowerShell
UK > Scotland

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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 160 119 108
Rank change year-on-year -41 -11 -19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 85 118 143
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.79% 2.44% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 5.16% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 74
10th Percentile £41,167 £39,250 £29,275
25th Percentile £47,250 £47,000 £38,306
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £56,500 £46,250
Median % change year-on-year -2.65% +22.16% -11.90%
75th Percentile £79,375 £72,647 £55,000
90th Percentile £87,308 £84,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

All Programming Languages
Scotland

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,609 2,288 2,618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 55.01% 47.35% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,015 1,309 1,613
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,125 £45,000 £42,363
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £59,526 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.60% +13.38% +10.53%
75th Percentile £68,625 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Scotland

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PowerShell in Scotland.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Scotland

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing PowerShell in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

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 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -66 36 £50,500 -12.17% 8
Edinburgh +4 33 £70,000 +21.09% 5
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 - 1
Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Dundee -13 1 £38,500 -30.00%
PowerShell
UK

PowerShell
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Exchange
2 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.18%) Confluence
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 61 (71.76%) Azure
2 25 (29.41%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (25.88%) AWS
4 15 (17.65%) Entra ID
5 14 (16.47%) Azure DevOps
6 12 (14.12%) Power Platform
7 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Purview
8 7 (8.24%) IaaS
8 7 (8.24%) PaaS
9 6 (7.06%) OpenShift
9 6 (7.06%) PowerApps
9 6 (7.06%) SaaS
10 5 (5.88%) Azure Logic Apps
10 5 (5.88%) Azure Monitor
10 5 (5.88%) Azure Sentinel
10 5 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (5.88%) GCP
11 4 (4.71%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 4 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (3.53%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.35%) DNS
2 10 (11.76%) DHCP
3 8 (9.41%) Firewall
4 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.06%) HTTP
5 6 (7.06%) Internet
6 5 (5.88%) Wireless
7 3 (3.53%) Network Security
8 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.18%) SAN
8 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (7.06%) Power BI
4 3 (3.53%) Ingres
5 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.35%) InfluxDB
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) JIRA
2 6 (7.06%) Git
3 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.35%) GitLab
4 2 (2.35%) MSI
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.35%) Postman
4 2 (2.35%) Ranorex
4 2 (2.35%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.18%) MSTest
5 1 (1.18%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.41%) Aerospace
3 8 (9.41%) Social Skills
4 7 (8.24%) Banking
5 4 (4.71%) Law
6 3 (3.53%) Back Office
6 3 (3.53%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.35%) Retail
8 1 (1.18%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Analyst
1 18 (21.18%) Senior
2 15 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Lead
6 7 (8.24%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Cloud Security Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Lead Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Cloud Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) .NET
1 3 (3.53%) JSON
1 3 (3.53%) YAML
2 2 (2.35%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (2.35%) RESTful
2 2 (2.35%) Spring
2 2 (2.35%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.18%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Graph
3 1 (1.18%) pytest
3 1 (1.18%) React
3 1 (1.18%) REST
3 1 (1.18%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Cloud Native
2 4 (4.71%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.53%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (2.35%) Distributed Systems
4 2 (2.35%) Life Science
4 2 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.94%) Windows
2 28 (32.94%) Linux
3 22 (25.88%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.47%) Unix
5 6 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.88%) CentOS
7 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.18%) Android
8 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) DevOps
2 20 (23.53%) Agile
2 20 (23.53%) ITIL
3 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (21.18%) Service Management
5 17 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
5 17 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
7 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (15.29%) Change Management
9 11 (12.94%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (12.94%) Task Automation
10 10 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (11.76%) Knowledge Transfer
11 9 (10.59%) Cloud Security
11 9 (10.59%) Containerisation
11 9 (10.59%) Migration
12 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.41%) CI/CD
13 7 (8.24%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (38.82%) Bash
2 28 (32.94%) Python
3 25 (29.41%) SQL
4 15 (17.65%) Java
5 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.53%) C#
8 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.18%) Bicep
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Degree
2 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.76%) Azure Certification
3 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) CISM
4 4 (4.71%) CISSP
5 3 (3.53%) HND
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.18%) CEH
7 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) GIAC
7 1 (1.18%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.18%) OSCP
7 1 (1.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) GDPR
1 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.71%) NIST
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.00%) Docker
3 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (32.94%) Kubernetes
2 26 (30.59%) Ansible
3 18 (21.18%) Terraform
4 10 (11.76%) Puppet
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (7.06%) Grafana
6 6 (7.06%) Prometheus
7 5 (5.88%) Progress Chef
7 5 (5.88%) SCCM
8 3 (3.53%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (3.53%) WMI
9 2 (2.35%) Istio
9 2 (2.35%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.18%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
10 1 (1.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.82%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) Google
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) ServiceNow
4 6 (7.06%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.88%) Sophos
6 3 (3.53%) Dell
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix
8 1 (1.18%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.18%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.18%) Juniper
8 1 (1.18%) Meraki
8 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.18%) Splunk
8 1 (1.18%) Veeam