The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for WSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSH over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Script Host (WSH)
England / East of England
Rank - - 270
Permanent jobs citing WSH 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £22,016
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +24.61% +8.33%  

WSH is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2277 2732 2823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.27% 37.12% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2270 2343
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing WSH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WSH in the East of England

WSH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WSH in the East of England

WSH
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing WSH 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 WSH.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Salt
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science

WSH
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Salt