The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 170 185
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 8 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 0.82% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 1.93% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 34
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.67%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1586 1920 1947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.87% 42.38% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1732 1583
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Berkshire

VBScript
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VBScript in Berkshire

VBScript
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +8 3 £47,500 -11.62%
Reading +20 2 £56,250 -19.64%
VBScript
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (66.67%) DNS
3 12 (66.67%) MCSE
3 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (66.67%) Network Security
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (61.11%) High Availability
4 11 (61.11%) WinDbg
4 11 (61.11%) PCI DSS
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) NAS
4 11 (61.11%) Back Office
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (61.11%) ISA Server
4 11 (61.11%) CCVP
4 11 (61.11%) VoIP

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) DNS
1 12 (66.67%) Network Security
2 11 (61.11%) DHCP
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) NAS
2 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 11 (61.11%) SMTP
2 11 (61.11%) SNMP
2 11 (61.11%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) Skype
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (61.11%) Back Office
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) SAML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CESG
1 1 (5.56%) EPoS
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) High Availability
1 11 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
2 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) System Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (5.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) MCSE
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (61.11%) CCNP
2 11 (61.11%) CCVP
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (61.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.56%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Dell
2 11 (61.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Altiris
4 1 (5.56%) AppSense
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec