The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 857 806 859
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +53
Permanent jobs citing WSH 17 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.043% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.041% 0.11% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 19
Average salary £42,000 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.38% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £33,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -32.30%
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
41064 39535 45316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 39.78% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34808 34456 40134
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSH across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSH within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -9 10 £47,500 -
London -30 5 £41,500 -2.35%
Yorkshire - 2 £41,500 - 1
WSH
UK

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 35 (76.09%) Finance
2 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
3 30 (65.22%) Risk Management
4 28 (60.87%) Windows
5 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
6 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
7 19 (41.30%) Degree
8 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
9 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (32.61%) C#
10 15 (32.61%) .NET
11 14 (30.43%) Linux
11 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
11 14 (30.43%) Firewall
12 13 (28.26%) Analytics
13 12 (26.09%) WAN
13 12 (26.09%) SQL
14 11 (23.91%) DNS
14 11 (23.91%) Cisco
14 11 (23.91%) Hedge funds
15 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (21.74%) LAN
15 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (21.74%) Oracle
16 9 (19.57%) UNIX
16 9 (19.57%) Windows 2000
16 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
16 9 (19.57%) CRM
16 9 (19.57%) Siebel

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 8 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.04%) IIS
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
3 4 (8.70%) PowerPivot
4 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) WAN
3 11 (23.91%) DNS
4 10 (21.74%) LAN
5 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 7 (15.22%) DHCP
7 6 (13.04%) Wireshark
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.70%) Kerberos
9 3 (6.52%) Wireless
9 3 (6.52%) IPsec
9 3 (6.52%) SAN
10 2 (4.35%) MPLS
10 2 (4.35%) BGP
10 2 (4.35%) EIGRP
10 2 (4.35%) TACACS
10 2 (4.35%) DMVPN
10 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (4.35%) VLAN
10 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (8.70%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.17%) SQLPlus
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 35 (76.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 5 (10.87%) Law
4 4 (8.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
2 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) MI Developer
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) DBA
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Services Director
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (2.17%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (13.04%) REST
2 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (13.04%) jQuery
2 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) COM
3 2 (4.35%) MDX
4 1 (2.17%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.91%) Hedge funds
3 8 (17.39%) Data Integration
3 8 (17.39%) Blackberry
4 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
5 6 (13.04%) N-Tier
6 5 (10.87%) Credit Risk
7 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (8.70%) EqualLogic
7 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.35%) Clustering
8 2 (4.35%) Statistics
9 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (30.43%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (19.57%) UNIX
5 9 (19.57%) Windows 2000
5 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Risk Management
2 13 (28.26%) Analytics
3 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (19.57%) CRM
5 8 (17.39%) Product Management
5 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 6 (13.04%) User Stories
7 6 (13.04%) SOA
7 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 5 (10.87%) Risk Analytics
8 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (10.87%) Finite Element Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
9 4 (8.70%) System Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Service Management
9 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) C#
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) Perl
3 9 (19.57%) C++
3 9 (19.57%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) VBScript
3 9 (19.57%) VB.NET
3 9 (19.57%) VBA
3 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
4 7 (15.22%) VB
5 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) CFA
2 8 (17.39%) MBA
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) MCDST
4 4 (8.70%) MCP
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) MCTS
7 1 (2.17%) MCITP
7 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CCSA
7 1 (2.17%) CCSE
7 1 (2.17%) PMP
7 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ISEB
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.04%) XenApp
3 6 (13.04%) XenServer
4 5 (10.87%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Backup Exec
2 6 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (8.70%) SCCM
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (4.35%) Cacti
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Cisco
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle
4 9 (19.57%) Siebel
4 9 (19.57%) Sybase
4 9 (19.57%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (19.57%) Bloomberg
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
6 7 (15.22%) HP
6 7 (15.22%) Symantec
6 7 (15.22%) Citrix
7 5 (10.87%) Dell
8 4 (8.70%) Polycom
8 4 (8.70%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (8.70%) IronPort
8 4 (8.70%) Reuters
8 4 (8.70%) NetApp
8 4 (8.70%) EMC
8 4 (8.70%) McAfee
9 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago