The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 67 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing SSH 1 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% 3.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 13.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -9.41%
SSH
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 137 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.60% 23.42% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 131 121 69
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SSH
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SSH Salary Trend in Cardiff

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) CCIP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) Telnet
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Advertising
1 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
1 7 (87.50%) HSRP
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (87.50%) PuTTY
1 7 (87.50%) SecureCRT
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) Telnet
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) HSRP
1 7 (87.50%) PuTTY
1 7 (87.50%) SecureCRT
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) CCIP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
1 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Google