The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 893 920 930
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Permanent jobs citing WSH 3 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.023% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary - - £31,500
WSH
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36033 39224 44082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.13% 38.41% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31706 33895 38022
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WSH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in England

WSH
Salary Trend in England

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

WSH Salary Trend in England

WSH
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSH within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East - 2 - - 1
London +10 1 £27,500 -38.88%
WSH
UK

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing WSH 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 England region with a requirement for WSH.

1 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (41.67%) CEH
2 5 (41.67%) GCIH
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) EnCE
2 5 (41.67%) Data Conversion
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) VBScript
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (25.00%) Clustering
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) MCITP
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacker
2 5 (41.67%) Forensic Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Server Support
6 1 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Data Conversion
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) EMC VNX
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
1 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CEH
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
1 5 (41.67%) EnCE
1 5 (41.67%) GCIH
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Legato
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Avaya
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) CommVault
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
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