The first table below looks at the demand for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 233 228 259
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +31
Permanent jobs citing SSH 30 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 1.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1588 1601 1634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.91% 20.95% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1252 1341
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSH
England

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SSH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SSH Salary Trend in the East of England

SSH
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SSH Salary Histogram in the East of England

SSH
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 9 £47,500 -
Suffolk - 8 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -28 7 £48,250 +34.02%
Essex - 4 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -11 2 £42,500 -10.52%
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) UNIX
3 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 15 (38.46%) FTP
4 15 (38.46%) Wireless
5 14 (35.90%) Finance
5 14 (35.90%) Windows
6 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 13 (33.33%) Toad
6 13 (33.33%) Tivoli
6 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 12 (30.77%) DNS
7 12 (30.77%) Python
8 11 (28.21%) Open Source
9 10 (25.64%) Cisco
9 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
9 10 (25.64%) PKI
9 10 (25.64%) JIRA
10 9 (23.08%) Firewall
10 9 (23.08%) WAN
10 9 (23.08%) LAN
10 9 (23.08%) Oracle
11 8 (20.51%) C
11 8 (20.51%) VMware
11 8 (20.51%) ClearQuest
11 8 (20.51%) Release Management
11 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
11 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
12 7 (17.95%) KVM
12 7 (17.95%) IPsec

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (15.38%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 15 (38.46%) FTP
2 15 (38.46%) Wireless
3 12 (30.77%) DNS
4 9 (23.08%) Firewall
4 9 (23.08%) WAN
4 9 (23.08%) LAN
5 7 (17.95%) IPsec
5 7 (17.95%) DHCP
5 7 (17.95%) Ethernet
5 7 (17.95%) VPN
5 7 (17.95%) SSL
6 6 (15.38%) SNMP
6 6 (15.38%) Network Security
7 5 (12.82%) NAS
7 5 (12.82%) PuTTY
7 5 (12.82%) WinSCP
7 5 (12.82%) Internet
8 4 (10.26%) HTTP
8 4 (10.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Toad
2 10 (25.64%) JIRA
3 8 (20.51%) ClearQuest
3 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Ant
4 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) Maven
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
1 8 (20.51%) Support Analyst
1 8 (20.51%) Environment Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) IT Operations Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Operations Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Environment Manager
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Release Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
1 6 (15.38%) Middleware
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (12.82%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) JSP
4 2 (5.13%) JSON
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
4 2 (5.13%) Google Maps API
4 2 (5.13%) Sass
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
4 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Open Source
2 10 (25.64%) PKI
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (7.69%) SWIFT
5 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) UNIX
3 14 (35.90%) Windows
4 4 (10.26%) Solaris
5 3 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
2 8 (20.51%) Release Management
2 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.13%) Content Management
5 2 (5.13%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.13%) MVC
5 2 (5.13%) Analytics
5 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) Product Management
6 1 (2.56%) Budget Control
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) SIEM
6 1 (2.56%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
1 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 12 (30.77%) Python
3 8 (20.51%) C
4 6 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) Bourne shell
5 3 (7.69%) C-shell
5 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.13%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) CCSA
1 6 (15.38%) CCSE
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.56%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) KVM
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) NFS
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) OpenView
3 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
4 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.95%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) Sourcefire
6 4 (10.26%) Sun
6 4 (10.26%) NetApp
7 3 (7.69%) BMC
7 3 (7.69%) EMC
8 2 (5.13%) Google
8 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.56%) Aruba
9 1 (2.56%) VocaLink
9 1 (2.56%) F5
9 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.56%) Compuware