The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 231 227
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 32 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.25% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 34
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3333 3596 3980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 54.02% 48.36% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2747 3001 3303
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

VBScript
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VBScript in the East of England

VBScript
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the East of England

VBScript
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Hertfordshire +28 24 £47,500 +17.28%
Bedfordshire - 6 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £42,500 -16.66%
Essex +2 1 £57,500 +48.38%
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 62 (89.86%) Microsoft
2 61 (88.41%) Windows
3 58 (84.06%) PowerShell
4 46 (66.67%) ITIL
5 40 (57.97%) VMware
6 37 (53.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
7 33 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 28 (40.58%) MS Excel
10 27 (39.13%) Cisco
11 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
11 26 (37.68%) Linux
12 22 (31.88%) Problem Management
13 21 (30.43%) Amazon RDS
13 21 (30.43%) SQL
14 20 (28.99%) Oracle
14 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
14 20 (28.99%) vSphere
15 19 (27.54%) DHCP
15 19 (27.54%) DNS
15 19 (27.54%) Change Management
15 19 (27.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (27.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (26.09%) MCP
17 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (24.64%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (23.19%) Office 365
18 16 (23.19%) Citrix
19 15 (21.74%) SLA

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.94%) IIS
4 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (13.04%) Skype for Business
6 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (40.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) Office 365
2 14 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 14 (20.29%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (20.29%) Amazon S3
2 14 (20.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 14 (20.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 14 (20.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (5.80%) SaaS
6 3 (4.35%) Akamai
6 3 (4.35%) PaaS
7 1 (1.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) DHCP
1 19 (27.54%) DNS
2 10 (14.49%) Firewall
3 9 (13.04%) Skype
4 7 (10.14%) iSCSI
4 7 (10.14%) SAN
4 7 (10.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.43%) Amazon RDS
3 17 (24.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (17.39%) MySQL
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.35%) OLAP
7 3 (4.35%) OLTP
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (4.35%) QlikView
8 2 (2.90%) MS Access
8 2 (2.90%) Power BI
8 2 (2.90%) PowerPivot
9 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MSI
2 2 (2.90%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.45%) FxCop
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) Moq
3 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.45%) StyleCop
General
1 13 (18.84%) Advertising
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (23.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Azure Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Server Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.90%) OLAP Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) Web Services
2 12 (17.39%) LAMP
3 7 (10.14%) .NET
4 3 (4.35%) MDX
5 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.45%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) LINQ
5 1 (1.45%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.45%) REST
5 1 (1.45%) SOAP
5 1 (1.45%) WCF
5 1 (1.45%) XML
5 1 (1.45%) XSL
5 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
4 7 (10.14%) Replication
5 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) Life Science
7 1 (1.45%) CESG
7 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (88.41%) Windows
2 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
3 26 (37.68%) Linux
4 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (66.67%) ITIL
2 22 (31.88%) Problem Management
3 19 (27.54%) Change Management
3 19 (27.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (21.74%) IT Strategy
5 14 (20.29%) ITIL V3
6 13 (18.84%) Migration
7 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
7 12 (17.39%) Incident Management
7 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 9 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (11.59%) Project Management
10 7 (10.14%) High Availability
10 7 (10.14%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
12 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 58 (84.06%) PowerShell
2 21 (30.43%) SQL
3 14 (20.29%) Bash Shell
4 12 (17.39%) Perl
4 12 (17.39%) PHP
4 12 (17.39%) VB
5 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.80%) C#
7 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) C
9 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (27.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (26.09%) MCP
4 14 (20.29%) MCSE
5 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
6 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (11.59%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (10.14%) CCAA
9 7 (10.14%) CCNA
9 7 (10.14%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (10.14%) MCSA
9 7 (10.14%) MCTS
10 3 (4.35%) CCDP
11 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) SLA
2 12 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 37 (53.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.99%) vSphere
3 12 (17.39%) vCloud
4 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
5 9 (13.04%) XenApp
5 9 (13.04%) XenDesktop
6 8 (11.59%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (7.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (17.39%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (7.25%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) BladeLogic
3 4 (5.80%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 62 (89.86%) Microsoft
2 40 (57.97%) VMware
3 27 (39.13%) Cisco
4 20 (28.99%) Oracle
5 16 (23.19%) Citrix
6 9 (13.04%) EMC
6 9 (13.04%) HP
6 9 (13.04%) NetApp
7 7 (10.14%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.80%) BMC
9 3 (4.35%) F5
10 1 (1.45%) Altiris
10 1 (1.45%) AppSense
10 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.45%) Computacenter
10 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.45%) Symantec