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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 234 247 251
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SSH 31 3 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.042% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 0.20% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 1 32
Average salary £45,000 £56,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.69%
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
1538 1521 1871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.57% 21.28% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1242 1500
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 17 September 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 17 September 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
Suffolk - 12 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +2 11 £45,000 -19.64%
Bedfordshire -5 4 £42,500 -24.10%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £50,000 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 23 (50.00%) UNIX
2 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 19 (41.30%) Wireless
4 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 18 (39.13%) FTP
4 18 (39.13%) Shell Script
4 18 (39.13%) Finance
5 16 (34.78%) Oracle
6 15 (32.61%) SQL
6 15 (32.61%) Toad
6 15 (32.61%) Tivoli
6 15 (32.61%) JIRA
7 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 14 (30.43%) PKI
8 13 (28.26%) LAN
8 13 (28.26%) WAN
8 13 (28.26%) DNS
8 13 (28.26%) Middleware
8 13 (28.26%) Firewall
9 12 (26.09%) MS Office
9 12 (26.09%) Python
9 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 12 (26.09%) SSL
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
9 12 (26.09%) PuTTY
9 12 (26.09%) WinSCP
10 11 (23.91%) VPN
10 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 7 (15.22%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Office
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (41.30%) Wireless
3 18 (39.13%) FTP
4 13 (28.26%) Firewall
4 13 (28.26%) LAN
4 13 (28.26%) WAN
4 13 (28.26%) DNS
5 12 (26.09%) SSL
5 12 (26.09%) PuTTY
5 12 (26.09%) WinSCP
6 11 (23.91%) VPN
6 11 (23.91%) IPsec
7 10 (21.74%) Network Security
8 7 (15.22%) DHCP
8 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
9 6 (13.04%) SNMP
10 5 (10.87%) NAS
10 5 (10.87%) Internet
11 4 (8.70%) LDAP
11 4 (8.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Toad
1 15 (32.61%) JIRA
2 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) ClearQuest
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Maven
4 2 (4.35%) Ant
4 2 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Network Engineer
1 10 (21.74%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (21.74%) Security Engineer
1 10 (21.74%) Environment Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Operations Manager
3 5 (10.87%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Environment Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Release Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Middleware
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) JSP
5 2 (4.35%) JSON
5 2 (4.35%) jQuery
5 2 (4.35%) Google Maps API
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
5 2 (4.35%) Sass
5 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.17%) LAMP
6 1 (2.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) PKI
2 11 (23.91%) Open Source
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 23 (50.00%) UNIX
3 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 4 (8.70%) Solaris
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
6 2 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Automated Testing
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 5 (10.87%) People Management
4 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.70%) Coaching
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Release Management
5 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Content Management
6 2 (4.35%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.35%) MVC
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.17%) Product Management
7 1 (2.17%) Budget Control
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Shell Script
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) C
5 7 (15.22%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.52%) Bourne shell
7 3 (6.52%) C-shell
8 2 (4.35%) Ruby
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) Java
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) CCSA
1 10 (21.74%) CCSE
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) CCNP
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.22%) KVM
2 5 (10.87%) NFS
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.52%) vSphere
3 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.17%) Varnish
4 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.52%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView
3 1 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
4 10 (21.74%) Sourcefire
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Sun
7 3 (6.52%) EMC
7 3 (6.52%) BMC
8 2 (4.35%) Google
9 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.17%) Aruba
9 1 (2.17%) F5
9 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.17%) Compuware