The table below looks at the statistics for WSH skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Script Host (WSH)
Rank 871 820 882
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +62
Permanent jobs citing WSH 18 54 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.051% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.13% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 21
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £76,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43338 42247 47119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.71% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36445 36673 41394
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSH
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WSH Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WSH
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSH within the UK.

WSH Salary Trend in the UK

WSH
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSH over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 within the UK.

WSH Salary Histogram in the UK

WSH
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSH within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 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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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
England -54 17 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Suffolk +7 9 £47,500 +58.33%
Ipswich +4 9 £47,500 +58.33%
East of England -6 9 £47,500 +58.33%
London -44 6 £41,500 -44.66%
Yorkshire - 2 £41,500 - 2
Hull - 2 £41,500 - 2
East Yorkshire - 2 £41,500 - 2

WSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
3 29 (61.70%) Windows
3 29 (61.70%) Risk Management
4 23 (48.94%) MS Excel
5 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
6 19 (40.43%) Degree
7 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
7 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
8 15 (31.91%) C#
8 15 (31.91%) .NET
8 15 (31.91%) Firewall
9 14 (29.79%) Linux
10 13 (27.66%) WAN
11 12 (25.53%) DNS
11 12 (25.53%) Hedge funds
11 12 (25.53%) Analytics
12 11 (23.40%) LAN
12 11 (23.40%) Cisco
12 11 (23.40%) Oracle
12 11 (23.40%) SQL
13 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
14 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
14 9 (19.15%) Perl
14 9 (19.15%) C++
14 9 (19.15%) Java
14 9 (19.15%) Sybase

WSH
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
1 8 (17.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.77%) IIS
3 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (48.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS Office
3 4 (8.51%) PowerPivot
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) WAN
3 12 (25.53%) DNS
4 11 (23.40%) LAN
5 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
6 8 (17.02%) DHCP
7 6 (12.77%) Wireshark
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.51%) Kerberos
8 4 (8.51%) SAN
9 3 (6.38%) Wireless
9 3 (6.38%) IPsec
10 2 (4.26%) VLAN
10 2 (4.26%) MPLS
10 2 (4.26%) BGP
10 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
10 2 (4.26%) TACACS
10 2 (4.26%) NAS
10 2 (4.26%) DMVPN
10 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.51%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Financial Institution
3 5 (10.64%) Law
4 4 (8.51%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
2 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
2 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Administrator
3 4 (8.51%) MI Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Administrator
4 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) DBA
4 2 (4.26%) Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Architect
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Services Director
4 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (2.13%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.77%) CSS
2 6 (12.77%) jQuery
2 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (12.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (12.77%) REST
2 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.26%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) COM
4 1 (2.13%) ODBC
4 1 (2.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.53%) Hedge funds
3 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (17.02%) Data Integration
3 8 (17.02%) Blackberry
4 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
5 6 (12.77%) N-Tier
6 5 (10.64%) Credit Risk
7 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.51%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.26%) Clustering
8 2 (4.26%) Statistics
9 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (29.79%) Linux
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (19.15%) UNIX
5 9 (19.15%) Windows 2000
5 9 (19.15%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Risk Management
2 12 (25.53%) Analytics
3 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (19.15%) CRM
4 8 (17.02%) Product Management
5 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.77%) User Stories
6 6 (12.77%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
6 6 (12.77%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (12.77%) SOA
6 6 (12.77%) MVC
7 5 (10.64%) ETL
7 5 (10.64%) Finite Element Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Risk Analytics
8 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.51%) System Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) C#
2 11 (23.40%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
4 9 (19.15%) VBScript
4 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
4 9 (19.15%) VBA
4 9 (19.15%) Perl
4 9 (19.15%) C++
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) VB
6 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) CFA
2 8 (17.02%) MBA
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.51%) MCP
4 4 (8.51%) MCDST
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CCNA
7 1 (2.13%) ISEB
7 1 (2.13%) CCNP
7 1 (2.13%) PMP
7 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CCSA
7 1 (2.13%) CCSE
7 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.13%) MCTS
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.89%) XenApp
4 6 (12.77%) XenServer
4 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.77%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (8.51%) SCCM
4 2 (4.26%) Cacti
4 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco
3 9 (19.15%) Sybase
3 9 (19.15%) Siebel
3 9 (19.15%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (19.15%) Bloomberg
4 8 (17.02%) Symantec
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
4 8 (17.02%) HP
4 8 (17.02%) VMware
5 6 (12.77%) Dell
6 4 (8.51%) EMC
6 4 (8.51%) NetApp
6 4 (8.51%) McAfee
6 4 (8.51%) Reuters
6 4 (8.51%) IronPort
6 4 (8.51%) Polycom
6 4 (8.51%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (4.26%) Kaspersky
Hull, Yorkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago