Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for WSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSH over the 6 months to 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Script Host (WSH)
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 847 899
Rank change year-on-year +17 +52 +17
Permanent jobs citing WSH 10 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.010% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.034% 0.026% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
London median annual salary £105,000 £38,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +176.32% -36.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £101,750 £29,325 £35,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £40,025 £88,750
England median annual salary £105,000 £38,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +176.32% -36.67% +42.86%

WSH is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29075 30948 33454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.08% 40.31% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23519 27288 28676
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WSH
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing WSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for WSH in London

WSH
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WSH in London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 London region with a requirement for WSH.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 10 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) WMI
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 10 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 10 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

WSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Senior SCCM Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Server Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Server Support
2 4 (40.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 10 (100.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
1 10 (100.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft