The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - 246 241
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.34% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +36.36%
WSH
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2646 2974 2984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.13% 38.85% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2334 2523 2729
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WSH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WSH Salary Trend in the East of England

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) Intranet
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) HND
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) HND
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Polycom