The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - - 219
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,016 £32,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-32.77% -22.94%
WSH
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1527 1712 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.40% 29.89% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1465 1558
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WSH
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the Berkshire region.

WSH Salary Trend in Berkshire

WSH
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WSH 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 WSH.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) MSI
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WSH 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 WSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware