The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank - 50 65
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 2.07% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.60% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.23%
WSH
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
233 250 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.75% 57.47% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 198 195 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

WSH
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds