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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 34 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing WSH 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.72% 2.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.87% 4.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -26.66%
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
124 167 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 53.22% 57.39% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 107 158 188
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) Risk Management
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) Analytics
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) IIS
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) QA
8 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
8 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
9 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
9 5 (21.74%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (21.74%) jQuery
9 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) MVC
9 5 (21.74%) User Stories
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (21.74%) REST
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) PowerPivot
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) Kerberos
4 4 (17.39%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) IPsec
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) BGP
6 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.70%) TACACS
6 2 (8.70%) VLAN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.70%) NAS
6 2 (8.70%) DMVPN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
2 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) MI Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) jQuery
1 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 5 (21.74%) REST
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) MDX
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
3 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Clustering
5 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Risk Management
2 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (34.78%) Analytics
4 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
6 5 (21.74%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) User Stories
6 5 (21.74%) SOA
7 4 (17.39%) ETL
7 4 (17.39%) System Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
8 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
8 2 (8.70%) Validation
8 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
8 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cacti
1 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago