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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank - - 108
Permanent jobs citing SSH 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
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
251 263 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.87% 16.53% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 215 212 205
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,060 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Samba
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Scalix
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) Zimbra
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (50.00%) Zimbra
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) 3G
4 1 (25.00%) Telnet
4 1 (25.00%) X.509
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) ADSL
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Scalix
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco