The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 59 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing WSH 2 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.42% 4.14% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 6.63% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,016 £32,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-32.77% -22.94%
WSH
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
246 181 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 52.01% 62.41% 60.86%
Number of salaries quoted 230 135 190
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

WSH
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

WSH Salary Trend in Ipswich

WSH
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) COM

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom