The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 725 624 630
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSH 156 288 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 1.48% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 133 251 170
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
SSH
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17293 19460 18800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14333 15620 15184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in England

SSH
Salary Trend in England

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

SSH Salary Trend in England

SSH
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SSH Salary Histogram in England

SSH
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
London -69 62 £57,500 +9.52% 10
South East +24 50 £53,750 +34.37% 8
East of England -12 14 £45,000 - 5
North West +1 11 £32,500 -35.00% 1
North East - 8 - -
South West -9 5 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Yorkshire -26 5 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -33 1 £27,500 +1.19% 1
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 217 (64.39%) Linux
2 148 (43.92%) MySQL
3 143 (42.43%) DNS
4 110 (32.64%) PHP
4 110 (32.64%) Apache
5 103 (30.56%) UNIX
6 98 (29.08%) Windows
7 95 (28.19%) TCP/IP
8 93 (27.60%) HTML
9 88 (26.11%) JavaScript
10 86 (25.52%) Bash Shell
11 85 (25.22%) Python
11 85 (25.22%) HTTP
12 84 (24.93%) Git (software)
13 83 (24.63%) Firewall
14 81 (24.04%) CSS
15 74 (21.96%) VMware
16 73 (21.66%) Red Hat
17 71 (21.07%) Web Services
18 70 (20.77%) SQL
18 70 (20.77%) Cisco
19 69 (20.47%) Perl
20 68 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
21 65 (19.29%) Amazon AWS
22 63 (18.69%) Puppet
22 63 (18.69%) FTP
23 61 (18.10%) SAN
24 59 (17.51%) SQL Server
25 57 (16.91%) VPN
26 56 (16.62%) nginx

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 110 (32.64%) Apache
2 56 (16.62%) nginx
3 29 (8.61%) CMS
4 27 (8.01%) Tomcat
5 21 (6.23%) Drupal
5 21 (6.23%) WordPress
6 14 (4.15%) JBoss
7 13 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (3.56%) MS Exchange
9 10 (2.97%) Moodle
10 8 (2.37%) Apache Solr
11 7 (2.08%) IIS
12 6 (1.78%) OpenEdge
12 6 (1.78%) Joomla!
12 6 (1.78%) Node.js
13 5 (1.48%) Lync
13 5 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
14 4 (1.19%) IBM Notes
14 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (5.34%) Photoshop
2 15 (4.45%) MS Office
3 12 (3.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.19%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.30%) MS Project
7 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 24 (7.12%) Magento
2 4 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (19.29%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.42%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.67%) Amazon S3
3 9 (2.67%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.37%) PaaS
4 8 (2.37%) IaaS
4 8 (2.37%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (2.37%) Amazon Glacier
5 7 (2.08%) GitHub
5 7 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (1.48%) Office 365
7 5 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.19%) Datadog
9 2 (0.59%) SaaS
10 1 (0.30%) Heroku
10 1 (0.30%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 143 (42.43%) DNS
2 95 (28.19%) TCP/IP
3 85 (25.22%) HTTP
4 83 (24.63%) Firewall
5 63 (18.69%) FTP
6 61 (18.10%) SAN
7 57 (16.91%) VPN
8 55 (16.32%) DHCP
9 54 (16.02%) SMTP
10 51 (15.13%) LDAP
11 50 (14.84%) LAN
11 50 (14.84%) SSL
12 47 (13.95%) Internet
13 43 (12.76%) WAN
14 37 (10.98%) NAS
15 35 (10.39%) HTTPS
16 33 (9.79%) VoIP
17 27 (8.01%) IPsec
18 26 (7.72%) VLAN
19 23 (6.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (43.92%) MySQL
2 59 (17.51%) SQL Server
3 29 (8.61%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.15%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (3.86%) DB2
7 11 (3.26%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.26%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.97%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.37%) Big Data
9 8 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.48%) SQLite
11 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.19%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.89%) SQLPlus
13 3 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 84 (24.93%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.87%) Subversion
3 27 (8.01%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.04%) JIRA
5 15 (4.45%) ProC
6 6 (1.78%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.78%) Grunt
7 5 (1.48%) Maven
8 4 (1.19%) Toad
9 3 (0.89%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.59%) Ant
10 2 (0.59%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.30%) Phing
11 1 (0.30%) RSpec
11 1 (0.30%) Emacs
11 1 (0.30%) IntelliJ
General
1 51 (15.13%) Finance
2 23 (6.82%) Marketing
3 21 (6.23%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.04%) Banking
5 13 (3.86%) Publishing
6 11 (3.26%) Games
7 10 (2.97%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.37%) Electronics
9 7 (2.08%) Advertising
10 6 (1.78%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.48%) Back Office
12 4 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.19%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.89%) Retail
13 3 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.30%) Law
14 1 (0.30%) Billing
14 1 (0.30%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 77 (22.85%) Developer
2 75 (22.26%) Administrator
3 44 (13.06%) Systems Administrator
4 43 (12.76%) Linux Administrator
5 30 (8.90%) Analyst
6 28 (8.31%) DevOps Engineer
7 27 (8.01%) Web Developer
8 24 (7.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 24 (7.12%) PHP Developer
9 20 (5.93%) Architect
9 20 (5.93%) Support Engineer
10 19 (5.64%) Technical Architect
11 15 (4.45%) Support Analyst
11 15 (4.45%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (4.45%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.15%) Drupal Developer
13 11 (3.26%) Technical Support
13 11 (3.26%) UNIX Administrator
14 10 (2.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 9 (2.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (27.60%) HTML
2 81 (24.04%) CSS
3 71 (21.07%) Web Services
4 44 (13.06%) LAMP
5 43 (12.76%) jQuery
6 37 (10.98%) HTML5
6 37 (10.98%) Ajax
7 33 (9.79%) REST
7 33 (9.79%) Sass
8 30 (8.90%) XML
8 30 (8.90%) SOAP
8 30 (8.90%) .NET
9 24 (7.12%) XHTML
10 21 (6.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (5.34%) TAPI
11 18 (5.34%) JTAPI
12 13 (3.86%) VXML
12 13 (3.86%) J2EE
12 13 (3.86%) CCXML
13 12 (3.56%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.90%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.72%) PKI
3 20 (5.93%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.86%) IVR
6 12 (3.56%) Replication
6 12 (3.56%) CLARiiON
6 12 (3.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (3.56%) EMC VNX
7 11 (3.26%) Clustering
7 11 (3.26%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.97%) User Experience
9 8 (2.37%) E-Learning
10 7 (2.08%) W3C
10 7 (2.08%) Learning Management System
10 7 (2.08%) VLE
11 6 (1.78%) Statistics
11 6 (1.78%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.48%) Social Media
12 5 (1.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 217 (64.39%) Linux
2 103 (30.56%) UNIX
3 98 (29.08%) Windows
4 53 (15.73%) CentOS
5 48 (14.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (8.01%) Solaris
6 27 (8.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (5.34%) Ubuntu
8 16 (4.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (4.75%) Debian
9 15 (4.45%) Scientific Linux
10 10 (2.97%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.97%) Android
11 9 (2.67%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.19%) VMS
14 3 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.89%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (16.62%) DevOps
2 44 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (11.28%) Load Balancing
4 37 (10.98%) OO
5 31 (9.20%) Configuration Management
6 28 (8.31%) Project Management
7 27 (8.01%) E-Commerce
7 27 (8.01%) ITIL
7 27 (8.01%) Open Source
8 26 (7.72%) Migration
9 25 (7.42%) OOP
10 23 (6.82%) MVC
11 22 (6.53%) Time Management
12 20 (5.93%) CRM
13 19 (5.64%) Web Development
14 18 (5.34%) Analytics
14 18 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (4.75%) Software Engineering
16 15 (4.45%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (4.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 110 (32.64%) PHP
2 88 (26.11%) JavaScript
3 86 (25.52%) Bash Shell
4 85 (25.22%) Python
5 70 (20.77%) SQL
6 69 (20.47%) Perl
7 48 (14.24%) Shell Script
8 47 (13.95%) Java
9 36 (10.68%) Ruby
10 20 (5.93%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.86%) C++
12 12 (3.56%) C
13 9 (2.67%) PHP5
14 8 (2.37%) PL/SQL
15 7 (2.08%) C#
15 7 (2.08%) sed
15 7 (2.08%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.78%) AWK
17 5 (1.48%) Korn
17 5 (1.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (14.54%) Degree
2 18 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.56%) MCSE
4 11 (3.26%) CCIE
4 11 (3.26%) CCNP
4 11 (3.26%) CCNA
5 9 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (2.37%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.78%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (1.48%) CCSA
8 5 (1.48%) CCSE
8 5 (1.48%) OSCP
9 4 (1.19%) RHCSA
9 4 (1.19%) CCDE
9 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.19%) PMP
9 4 (1.19%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.72%) SLA
2 20 (5.93%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.75%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 68 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (11.87%) NFS
3 39 (11.57%) Active Directory
4 32 (9.50%) iptables
5 31 (9.20%) vSphere
6 20 (5.93%) Varnish
7 15 (4.45%) VMware ESX
8 14 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (3.26%) Postfix
10 9 (2.67%) Sendmail
11 8 (2.37%) XenServer
11 8 (2.37%) Xen
11 8 (2.37%) KVM
12 7 (2.08%) Docker
12 7 (2.08%) Samba
12 7 (2.08%) Firmware
12 7 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 6 (1.78%) XenApp
13 6 (1.78%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 63 (18.69%) Puppet
2 42 (12.46%) Nagios
3 34 (10.09%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (5.04%) Cacti
5 16 (4.75%) ZABBIX
6 15 (4.45%) Ansible
7 13 (3.86%) logstash
8 12 (3.56%) Kibana
8 12 (3.56%) cPanel
9 10 (2.97%) Vagrant
9 10 (2.97%) Ganglia
10 8 (2.37%) Hyperic
11 7 (2.08%) Graphite
11 7 (2.08%) Salt
11 7 (2.08%) collectd
12 6 (1.78%) Oracle ZFS
12 6 (1.78%) ITRS Geneos
13 5 (1.48%) vMotion
13 5 (1.48%) Backup Exec
14 4 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 74 (21.96%) VMware
2 73 (21.66%) Red Hat
3 70 (20.77%) Cisco
4 47 (13.95%) Oracle
5 31 (9.20%) Microsoft
6 30 (8.90%) HP
7 29 (8.61%) Google
8 24 (7.12%) Avaya
9 21 (6.23%) EMC
10 19 (5.64%) Genesys
11 17 (5.04%) Zend
11 17 (5.04%) Sun
12 16 (4.75%) Rackspace
12 16 (4.75%) NetApp
13 15 (4.45%) Veritas
13 15 (4.45%) CheckPoint
14 14 (4.15%) Adobe
15 13 (3.86%) Nortel
16 12 (3.56%) Citrix
17 11 (3.26%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
NS Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Teoco Corporation
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago