The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 212 222 229
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing SSH 19 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.087% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 0.31% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £60,000 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
SSH
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1493 1634 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.08% 28.37% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1094 1300
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSH across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SSH
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SSH Salary Trend in Berkshire

SSH
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SSH Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SSH
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 5 £53,500 -
Newbury - 5 - -
Slough +6 1 £60,000 +41.17%
SSH
South East

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSH.

1 13 (65.00%) SOAP
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 9 (45.00%) Python
4 8 (40.00%) RESTful
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon S3
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (40.00%) Puppet
4 8 (40.00%) Big Data
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (40.00%) DevOps
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon Glacier
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) MySQL
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) PHP
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) SMTP
6 6 (30.00%) FTP
6 6 (30.00%) HTTP
6 6 (30.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) HTTPS

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (25.00%) CMS
1 5 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SMTP
1 6 (30.00%) FTP
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 5 (25.00%) PuTTY
2 5 (25.00%) Broadband
2 5 (25.00%) VPN
2 5 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) DWDM
3 1 (5.00%) OSPF
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) RTP
3 1 (5.00%) SS7
3 1 (5.00%) Telnet
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) VDSL
3 1 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Big Data
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (35.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Back Office
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Advertising
1 5 (25.00%) Games
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Server Support
3 4 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) SOAP
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) REST
4 5 (25.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Android
4 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Transformation
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) Campaign Management
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Content Management
2 5 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (25.00%) CCSA
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCVP
2 1 (5.00%) GCIH
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Kamailio
2 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
1 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Apple
3 5 (25.00%) Sage
3 5 (25.00%) Sophos
3 5 (25.00%) Synopsys
4 1 (5.00%) Acme Packet
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel