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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 903 902 946
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +44
Permanent jobs citing WSH 3 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.020% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.052% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Median salary £70,000 £22,016 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+217.95% -49.96%
UK excluding London median salary - £22,016 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- -32.77%
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
36132 38140 44655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.70% 38.27% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31644 32868 38401
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSH across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

WSH Salary Histogram 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 27 May 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
London +15 3 £70,000 +55.55% 1
WSH
UK

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) VBScript
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) VoIP
3 7 (46.67%) Python
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
3 7 (46.67%) Data Conversion
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) XenApp
4 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (40.00%) MCITP
4 6 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (40.00%) SCCM
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) Clustering
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (40.00%) CommVault
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) MCSE
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft

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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) VoIP
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Forensic Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) CISSP Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Ethical Hacker
4 4 (26.67%) IT Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) IT Support
4 4 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Support
5 2 (13.33%) Server Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Server Support
5 2 (13.33%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Support
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (46.67%) Data Conversion
2 6 (40.00%) Clustering
3 4 (26.67%) EMC VNX
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (6.67%) iPad
6 1 (6.67%) iPhone
6 1 (6.67%) Replication
6 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Digital Forensics
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) VBScript
3 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 7 (46.67%) Python
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCITP
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (33.33%) CEH
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) EnCE
2 5 (33.33%) GCIH
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) vSphere
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Legato
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) CommVault
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Avaya
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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