The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 129 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SSH 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.051% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 1.26% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
SSH
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 318 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.20% 15.92% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 296 206 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SSH
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SSH Salary Trend in Bristol

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) SELinux
2 2 (66.67%) RHEV
2 2 (66.67%) libvirt
2 2 (66.67%) oVirt
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) GFS2
2 2 (66.67%) Pacemaker
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (66.67%) Gluster
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) OpenShift
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) libvirt
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) RHEV
2 2 (66.67%) oVirt
2 2 (66.67%) GFS2
2 2 (66.67%) Gluster
2 2 (66.67%) Squid
2 2 (66.67%) Samba
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) SELinux
2 2 (66.67%) Pacemaker
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat