The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 109 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SSH 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.12% 0.14% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.60% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £62,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.54% +67.56%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -27.77%
SSH
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
360 336 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.29% 23.38% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 266 257 321
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SSH
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SSH Salary Trend in Cambridge

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) AMQP
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Telematics
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) F5

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) AMQP
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) F5