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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 112 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% - 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% - 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 16
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
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
402 373 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.87% 24.44% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 305 313 323
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SSH Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SSH
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) C
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) KVM
4 6 (66.67%) Open Source
4 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (11.11%) Puppet
6 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) FTP
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Apache

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef