The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 30 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing WSH 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.31% 2.48% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.81% 3.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £33,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -22.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
111 202 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 49.12% 62.73% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 92 192 158
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSH
Suffolk

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 1 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 23 (92.00%) Risk Management
1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (48.00%) Analytics
7 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
8 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (36.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) MDX
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) Firewall
11 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (24.00%) IIS
11 6 (24.00%) QA
11 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
12 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
12 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 5 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (20.00%) jQuery
12 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (20.00%) REST

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) Kerberos
2 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) SSH
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) IPsec
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (16.00%) PerformancePoint
General
1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (16.00%) MI Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) MDX
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (20.00%) REST
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) COM
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Risk Management
2 15 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (48.00%) Analytics
4 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) User Stories
6 5 (20.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) ETL
7 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (16.00%) System Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
8 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
8 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.00%) Validation
8 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCSA
2 1 (4.00%) CCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) F5
3 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco