The first table below looks at the demand for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 48 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing WSH 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.86% 1.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 2.22% -
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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
239 360 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 57.04% 61.02% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 199 350 239
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSH
East of England

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

WSH
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

WSH Salary Trend in Suffolk

WSH
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSH within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Ipswich +17 12 £47,500 -
WSH
East of England

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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