The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 230 230 266
Rank change year-on-year
0 +36
Permanent jobs citing SSH 22 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.074% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 0.37% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 12
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,100 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -19.27%
SSH
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1594 1354 1811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.54% 19.92% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 966 1476
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Hertfordshire -7 12 £47,500 +46.15%
Bedfordshire - 6 £48,750 -
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £57,000 -8.06%
Essex - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £23,500 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (70.00%) Linux
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 29 (58.00%) FTP
3 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (52.00%) Oracle
4 26 (52.00%) MS Office
4 26 (52.00%) UNIX
4 26 (52.00%) MS Excel
4 26 (52.00%) Toad
4 26 (52.00%) Tivoli
4 26 (52.00%) Shell Script
4 26 (52.00%) Middleware
4 26 (52.00%) JIRA
4 26 (52.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 26 (52.00%) Oracle Database
4 26 (52.00%) PuTTY
4 26 (52.00%) WinSCP
5 22 (44.00%) Finance
6 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
7 15 (30.00%) IPsec
8 14 (28.00%) SSL
8 14 (28.00%) Firewall
9 13 (26.00%) Windows
9 13 (26.00%) LAN
9 13 (26.00%) WAN
9 13 (26.00%) VPN
9 13 (26.00%) Wireless
10 12 (24.00%) Network Security
11 11 (22.00%) CheckPoint
11 11 (22.00%) PKI

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) Apache
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (4.00%) Node.js
5 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.00%) WordPress
6 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (52.00%) MS Office
1 26 (52.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (58.00%) FTP
2 26 (52.00%) PuTTY
2 26 (52.00%) WinSCP
3 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (30.00%) IPsec
5 14 (28.00%) Firewall
5 14 (28.00%) SSL
6 13 (26.00%) Wireless
6 13 (26.00%) VPN
6 13 (26.00%) LAN
6 13 (26.00%) WAN
7 12 (24.00%) Network Security
8 6 (12.00%) DNS
9 5 (10.00%) SNMP
10 4 (8.00%) HTTP
11 3 (6.00%) SMTP
11 3 (6.00%) DHCP
11 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
11 3 (6.00%) OSPF
11 3 (6.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Toad
1 26 (52.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) Ant
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Grunt
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Billing
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Analyst
1 12 (24.00%) Support Analyst
1 12 (24.00%) Environment Manager
2 11 (22.00%) Security Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Environment Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) DevOps Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) Middleware
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) Sass
5 4 (8.00%) jQuery
5 4 (8.00%) HTML5
6 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.00%) Laravel
7 2 (4.00%) REST
7 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.00%) Google Maps API
7 2 (4.00%) JSP
7 2 (4.00%) XML
7 2 (4.00%) LAMP
7 2 (4.00%) Ajax
7 2 (4.00%) JSON
8 1 (2.00%) Symfony
8 1 (2.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) PKI
2 5 (10.00%) Open Source
3 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.00%) Physics
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Blog
5 1 (2.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Linux
2 26 (52.00%) UNIX
3 13 (26.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.00%) Web Development
3 4 (8.00%) MVC
3 4 (8.00%) DevOps
3 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (4.00%) Analytics
4 2 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (4.00%) Content Management
5 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Information Security
5 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.00%) PHP
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) CCSA
1 10 (20.00%) CCSE
2 6 (12.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) CCNP
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.00%) Varnish
2 1 (2.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (52.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.00%) cPanel
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) F5
7 2 (4.00%) Google
7 2 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Sun
8 1 (2.00%) Compuware
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Zend
8 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) Aruba
8 1 (2.00%) ArcSight