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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 105 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,125
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.72%
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
279 376 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.35% 21.15% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 244 289 234
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) Node.js
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
4 4 (44.44%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) FTP
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) UX Design
6 2 (22.22%) React
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) FTP
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) RIP
4 1 (11.11%) SNMP
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) HSRP
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (22.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) UX Design
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Juniper
1 1 (11.11%) F5
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Superb benefits package
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