The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 84 101 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 17 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.50% 0.63% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 1.10% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
VBScript
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
588 727 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.76% 57.38% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 524 654 335
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBScript across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VBScript
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VBScript Salary Trend in Kent

VBScript
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBScript across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VBScript Salary Histogram in Kent

VBScript
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Maidstone +22 8 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Tonbridge - 2 £25,750 - 1
VBScript
South East

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VBScript 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 VBScript.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 15 (75.00%) BCP
3 15 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 14 (70.00%) WSUS
4 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) vSphere
4 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (40.00%) Backup Exec
6 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (40.00%) Symantec
6 8 (40.00%) DHCP
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) DNS
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) MS Office
6 8 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (35.00%) LAN
7 7 (35.00%) WAN
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) SCCM
7 7 (35.00%) XenApp
7 7 (35.00%) XenDesktop
8 6 (30.00%) Application Packaging
8 6 (30.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VBScript 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 VBScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) PrintSoft PReS
3 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DHCP
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 8 (40.00%) Support Supervisor
2 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) BCP
2 6 (30.00%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Document Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
1 2 (10.00%) MCSA
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (70.00%) vSphere
2 7 (35.00%) XenApp
2 7 (35.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) WSUS
2 8 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (35.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Symantec
5 6 (30.00%) Wyse
6 2 (10.00%) Lotus
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 24k per year + pro-rata
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago