The first table below looks at the demand for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 648 583 638
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +55
Permanent jobs citing WSH 14 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.062% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.070% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 34
Average salary £45,750 £67,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +58.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £46,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £76,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19937 18271 22894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.17% 40.20% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16832 15921 20524
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSH
England

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in London

WSH
Salary Trend in London

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

WSH Salary Trend in London

WSH
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSH across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WSH Salary Histogram in London

WSH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSH within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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City of London -30 3 £97,500 +44.44% 1
WSH
England

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (80.00%) Linux
3 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (74.29%) Finance
5 24 (68.57%) PowerShell
6 23 (65.71%) VB
6 23 (65.71%) Hedge funds
7 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
8 21 (60.00%) DNS
8 21 (60.00%) DHCP
8 21 (60.00%) Blackberry
8 21 (60.00%) Citrix
8 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
9 20 (57.14%) Cisco
9 20 (57.14%) HP
9 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (57.14%) VMware
9 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (54.29%) XenApp
10 19 (54.29%) XenServer
10 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (54.29%) Backup Exec
10 19 (54.29%) Firewall
10 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (54.29%) Hyper-V
10 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2003

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 19 (54.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
1 19 (54.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.71%) Lync
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) DNS
1 21 (60.00%) DHCP
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
2 19 (54.29%) WAN
2 19 (54.29%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.57%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Hudson
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.71%) YouTrack
1 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
1 2 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.71%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.71%) Ant
1 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
1 2 (5.71%) Maven
General
1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Technology Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Services Director
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.86%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) Regular Expression
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) COM
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Hedge funds
2 21 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
4 8 (22.86%) EqualLogic
4 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (14.29%) Credit Risk
7 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.57%) Data Extraction
8 2 (5.71%) CMDB
9 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
1 29 (82.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (54.29%) Solaris
5 7 (20.00%) UNIX
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) VMS
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
3 7 (20.00%) Product Management
3 7 (20.00%) CRM
4 6 (17.14%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 3 (8.57%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.71%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Workflow
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) PowerShell
2 23 (65.71%) VB
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) VBScript
4 9 (25.71%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) Perl
5 8 (22.86%) C#
6 7 (20.00%) C++
6 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (20.00%) VBA
7 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.71%) XPath
7 2 (5.71%) AWK
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) CFA
2 7 (20.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (54.29%) XenApp
3 19 (54.29%) XenServer
3 19 (54.29%) Hyper-V
3 19 (54.29%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) Backup Exec
1 19 (54.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) CA LISA
3 1 (2.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (60.00%) Citrix
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 20 (57.14%) HP
3 20 (57.14%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) Dell
4 19 (54.29%) EMC
4 19 (54.29%) NetApp
4 19 (54.29%) Symantec
5 13 (37.14%) Bloomberg
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 8 (22.86%) Reuters
7 8 (22.86%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (22.86%) IronPort
8 7 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (20.00%) Sybase
8 7 (20.00%) Siebel
9 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
9 2 (5.71%) CA
9 2 (5.71%) Perforce
City of London
Premier Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, 25 days holidays
Posted: 22 days ago