Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 119 140
Rank change year-on-year +14 +21 -5
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.23% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.52% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £43,750 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +69.90% -20.77%
10th Percentile £32,375 £26,150 £21,500
90th Percentile £37,625 £45,875 £40,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 717 766 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 54.32% 45.54% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 611 688 1128
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Kent

VBScript
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VBScript in Kent

VBScript
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham +1 1 £37,500 +74.42%
VBScript
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) WSH
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Server Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce