The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 851 801 856
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +55
Permanent jobs citing WSH 20 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.043% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.11% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 15
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £33,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £46,600 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £33,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -22.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42701 40509 45931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.06% 39.81% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36588 35367 40844
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSH
UK

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSH across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

WSH Salary Histogram 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 30 July 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 -2 12 £47,500 - 1
London -70 8 £46,500 +10.71%
WSH
UK

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 39 (76.47%) Finance
3 33 (64.71%) Risk Management
4 31 (60.78%) Windows
5 28 (54.90%) MS Excel
6 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
7 20 (39.22%) Computer Science
7 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (37.25%) Degree
8 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (35.29%) Analytics
10 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 17 (33.33%) SQL
10 17 (33.33%) Linux
10 17 (33.33%) Firewall
11 15 (29.41%) C#
11 15 (29.41%) .NET
11 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (27.45%) DNS
13 13 (25.49%) LAN
13 13 (25.49%) WAN
13 13 (25.49%) Cisco
13 13 (25.49%) VMware
13 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (25.49%) Hedge funds
14 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
14 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (21.57%) Bloomberg

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (21.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 28 (54.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 4 (7.84%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Firewall
2 14 (27.45%) DNS
3 13 (25.49%) LAN
3 13 (25.49%) WAN
4 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
5 10 (19.61%) DHCP
6 7 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.84%) Kerberos
7 4 (7.84%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.92%) SAN
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
9 1 (1.96%) Network Security
9 1 (1.96%) VPN
9 1 (1.96%) VoIP
9 1 (1.96%) SSL
9 1 (1.96%) IPv4
9 1 (1.96%) SSH
9 1 (1.96%) Wireless
9 1 (1.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.84%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 39 (76.47%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.80%) Law
4 4 (7.84%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) MI Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.92%) Services Director
8 1 (1.96%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) MDX
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.76%) CSS
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 6 (11.76%) jQuery
3 6 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (11.76%) REST
4 4 (7.84%) COM
5 2 (3.92%) Middleware
6 1 (1.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.49%) Hedge funds
3 11 (21.57%) Blackberry
4 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (15.69%) Data Integration
6 6 (11.76%) N-Tier
6 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 6 (11.76%) EqualLogic
7 5 (9.80%) Credit Risk
7 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
8 4 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (3.92%) Clustering
10 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (17.65%) UNIX
6 9 (17.65%) Windows 2000
6 9 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 7 (13.73%) Solaris
8 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Risk Management
2 18 (35.29%) Analytics
3 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (17.65%) CRM
6 8 (15.69%) Product Management
7 6 (11.76%) SOA
7 6 (11.76%) MVC
7 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 6 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) User Stories
8 5 (9.80%) Risk Analytics
8 5 (9.80%) Finite Element Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) ETL
9 4 (7.84%) ITSM
9 4 (7.84%) Service Management
9 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
9 4 (7.84%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
3 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
4 10 (19.61%) VB
5 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 9 (17.65%) VBA
5 9 (17.65%) VBScript
5 9 (17.65%) Perl
5 9 (17.65%) C++
5 9 (17.65%) Java
6 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) MBA
2 8 (15.69%) CFA
3 4 (7.84%) MCP
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.84%) MCDST
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) CCSE
4 1 (1.96%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.61%) XenServer
4 9 (17.65%) XenApp
5 7 (13.73%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (19.61%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Cisco
2 13 (25.49%) VMware
3 11 (21.57%) Bloomberg
3 11 (21.57%) HP
4 10 (19.61%) Oracle
4 10 (19.61%) Symantec
5 9 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (17.65%) Citrix
5 9 (17.65%) Siebel
5 9 (17.65%) Sybase
6 7 (13.73%) Dell
6 7 (13.73%) EMC
6 7 (13.73%) NetApp
7 6 (11.76%) Reuters
7 6 (11.76%) IronPort
7 6 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (7.84%) McAfee
8 4 (7.84%) Polycom
9 3 (5.88%) Kaspersky
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago