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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 602 610 633
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs citing SSH 302 248 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 1.40% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 269 192 217
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +10.14%
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
19538 17652 20409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.73% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15610 14350 16905
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
London +54 171 £52,500 -6.66% 21
South East -63 41 £30,000 -25.00% 2
East of England +4 32 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -26 30 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Midlands -11 17 £27,850 -34.47%
North West -7 10 £23,500 -41.25%
South West - 1 £45,000 - 1
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 320 (63.87%) Linux
2 224 (44.71%) DNS
3 211 (42.12%) MySQL
4 208 (41.52%) TCP/IP
5 155 (30.94%) Windows
6 152 (30.34%) UNIX
7 151 (30.14%) HTTP
8 148 (29.54%) Perl
9 141 (28.14%) HTML
10 137 (27.35%) SQL
11 131 (26.15%) PHP
12 124 (24.75%) SSL
13 120 (23.95%) Bash Shell
14 119 (23.75%) Red Hat
15 116 (23.15%) Apache
16 111 (22.16%) CSS
17 108 (21.56%) Python
18 106 (21.16%) Java
19 101 (20.16%) VMware
20 100 (19.96%) Firewall
21 96 (19.16%) Tomcat
22 95 (18.96%) DHCP
23 93 (18.56%) CentOS
24 90 (17.96%) Cisco
24 90 (17.96%) LDAP
24 90 (17.96%) JavaScript
24 90 (17.96%) Shell Script
25 89 (17.76%) Internet
25 89 (17.76%) Finance
25 89 (17.76%) FTP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 116 (23.15%) Apache
2 96 (19.16%) Tomcat
3 42 (8.38%) CMS
4 36 (7.19%) IIS
5 32 (6.39%) nginx
6 31 (6.19%) MS Exchange
7 28 (5.59%) WordPress
8 24 (4.79%) Moodle
9 23 (4.59%) SharePoint
10 18 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (1.80%) Drupal
12 9 (1.80%) Adobe CQ
13 8 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (1.20%) Node.js
14 6 (1.20%) Confluence
15 5 (1.00%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.80%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 41 (8.18%) MS Office
3 23 (4.59%) MS Visio
4 18 (3.59%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.80%) MS Project
7 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.20%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.80%) Joyent
6 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.60%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.40%) Route 53
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 224 (44.71%) DNS
2 208 (41.52%) TCP/IP
3 151 (30.14%) HTTP
4 124 (24.75%) SSL
5 100 (19.96%) Firewall
6 95 (18.96%) DHCP
7 90 (17.96%) LDAP
8 89 (17.76%) FTP
8 89 (17.76%) Internet
9 80 (15.97%) VPN
10 73 (14.57%) SNMP
11 72 (14.37%) SAN
12 63 (12.57%) WAN
13 58 (11.58%) LAN
14 49 (9.78%) NAS
15 48 (9.58%) Ethernet
16 37 (7.39%) Wireless
17 36 (7.19%) VLAN
18 34 (6.79%) SMTP
19 29 (5.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (42.12%) MySQL
2 48 (9.58%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (7.39%) Relational Database
4 34 (6.79%) RDBMS
5 26 (5.19%) SQL Server
6 23 (4.59%) MongoDB
7 19 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 17 (3.39%) Redis
8 17 (3.39%) MariaDB
9 11 (2.20%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.60%) Informix
10 8 (1.60%) OLTP
10 8 (1.60%) Big Data
11 5 (1.00%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.00%) Riak
12 3 (0.60%) SQLite
13 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Discoverer
13 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 84 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 57 (11.38%) Subversion
3 34 (6.79%) Maven
3 34 (6.79%) JIRA
4 33 (6.59%) Ant
5 25 (4.99%) Emacs
6 19 (3.79%) Jenkins
7 15 (2.99%) Toad
8 13 (2.59%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.60%) CruiseControl
11 7 (1.40%) Grunt
12 6 (1.20%) JSHint
12 6 (1.20%) ClearQuest
13 5 (1.00%) PhantomJS
14 2 (0.40%) Sublime Text
14 2 (0.40%) JUnit
14 2 (0.40%) Hudson
14 2 (0.40%) GCC
14 2 (0.40%) GDB
General
1 89 (17.76%) Finance
2 39 (7.78%) Banking
3 23 (4.59%) Games
4 21 (4.19%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.59%) Multimedia
6 14 (2.79%) Marketing
6 14 (2.79%) Retail
7 12 (2.40%) Publishing
8 9 (1.80%) iGaming
9 8 (1.60%) Advertising
9 8 (1.60%) Law
10 5 (1.00%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.60%) Automotive
12 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.40%) Legal
12 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 111 (22.16%) Developer
2 64 (12.77%) Analyst
3 59 (11.78%) Support Engineer
4 51 (10.18%) Administrator
5 50 (9.98%) Systems Administrator
5 50 (9.98%) Systems Engineer
6 44 (8.78%) Linux Engineer
7 41 (8.18%) Web Developer
8 38 (7.58%) Network Engineer
9 35 (6.99%) Linux Administrator
10 31 (6.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 28 (5.59%) Java Developer
12 27 (5.39%) Support Analyst
13 26 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
13 26 (5.19%) PHP Developer
14 24 (4.79%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 24 (4.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 24 (4.79%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
15 23 (4.59%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 22 (4.39%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (28.14%) HTML
2 111 (22.16%) CSS
3 84 (16.77%) jQuery
4 64 (12.77%) HTML5
5 55 (10.98%) LAMP
6 50 (9.98%) XML
7 49 (9.78%) J2EE
8 46 (9.18%) Web Services
9 30 (5.99%) CSS3
10 27 (5.39%) Hibernate
11 24 (4.79%) Ajax
12 22 (4.39%) Servlets
13 21 (4.19%) SOAP
14 20 (3.99%) Sass
15 17 (3.39%) JSP
15 17 (3.39%) Flash
16 16 (3.19%) MSMQ
16 16 (3.19%) FFmpeg
16 16 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
17 15 (2.99%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.98%) Clustering
2 44 (8.78%) Open Source
3 41 (8.18%) Computer Science
4 35 (6.99%) PKI
5 31 (6.19%) Enterprise Storage
6 23 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (4.39%) Mobile Games
8 21 (4.19%) Replication
9 20 (3.99%) E-Learning
10 19 (3.79%) VLE
10 19 (3.79%) Streaming Media
10 19 (3.79%) LPAR
10 19 (3.79%) DLPAR
11 15 (2.99%) Learning Management System
12 13 (2.59%) Management Information System
13 12 (2.40%) Mobile App
14 10 (2.00%) Video on Demand
15 9 (1.80%) Device Driver
16 8 (1.60%) W3C
16 8 (1.60%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 320 (63.87%) Linux
2 155 (30.94%) Windows
3 152 (30.34%) UNIX
4 93 (18.56%) CentOS
5 66 (13.17%) Solaris
6 49 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (6.39%) AIX
9 31 (6.19%) Ubuntu
10 30 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (3.59%) Debian
12 14 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (2.00%) Fedora
13 10 (2.00%) FreeBSD
14 9 (1.80%) SVR4
15 7 (1.40%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.40%) Windows 7
16 6 (1.20%) Android
16 6 (1.20%) Mac OS
17 5 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (15.17%) Load Balancing
2 53 (10.58%) OO
3 44 (8.78%) Configuration Management
4 42 (8.38%) E-Commerce
4 42 (8.38%) Web Development
5 39 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (7.58%) OOP
7 36 (7.19%) ITIL
7 36 (7.19%) Time Management
8 33 (6.59%) Software Engineering
9 29 (5.79%) MVC
10 25 (4.99%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (4.79%) Kalman Filter
11 24 (4.79%) Workflow
12 22 (4.39%) OOD
12 22 (4.39%) Change Management
12 22 (4.39%) Network Architecture
13 21 (4.19%) Project Management
14 20 (3.99%) Content Management
14 20 (3.99%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 148 (29.54%) Perl
2 137 (27.35%) SQL
3 131 (26.15%) PHP
4 120 (23.95%) Bash Shell
5 108 (21.56%) Python
6 106 (21.16%) Java
7 90 (17.96%) JavaScript
7 90 (17.96%) Shell Script
8 49 (9.78%) Ruby
9 33 (6.59%) Korn
10 27 (5.39%) sed
11 22 (4.39%) PHP5
12 21 (4.19%) C
13 16 (3.19%) PowerShell
14 14 (2.79%) C++
15 13 (2.59%) ActionScript
15 13 (2.59%) Bourne shell
16 12 (2.40%) AWK
17 11 (2.20%) C#
18 10 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (10.38%) Degree
2 37 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (4.99%) CCNP
4 24 (4.79%) CCNA
5 18 (3.59%) CCSE
6 11 (2.20%) CCSA
7 10 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (2.00%) RHCE
8 9 (1.80%) CCIE
8 9 (1.80%) CISSP
9 8 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.20%) MCITP
10 6 (1.20%) GCIA
10 6 (1.20%) GCIH
11 5 (1.00%) Postgraduate
11 5 (1.00%) MCSE
12 4 (0.80%) MCP
12 4 (0.80%) CCIP
12 4 (0.80%) JNCIE
12 4 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.00%) SLA
2 9 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.60%) QA
4 5 (1.00%) COBIT
4 5 (1.00%) COSO
5 4 (0.80%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (10.38%) NFS
3 49 (9.78%) Active Directory
4 30 (5.99%) Hyper-V
5 28 (5.59%) vSphere
6 25 (4.99%) Shibboleth
7 24 (4.79%) Xen
8 20 (3.99%) VMware ESX
9 18 (3.59%) Postfix
10 16 (3.19%) KVM
11 12 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
12 11 (2.20%) Squid
13 10 (2.00%) XenServer
14 7 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 6 (1.20%) Sendmail
16 4 (0.80%) Veritas File System
17 3 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (0.60%) OpenSSH
18 2 (0.40%) Samba
18 2 (0.40%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 78 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (13.37%) Puppet
3 53 (10.58%) Nagios
4 34 (6.79%) Tivoli
5 28 (5.59%) YUM
6 22 (4.39%) CFEngine
7 20 (3.99%) Backup Exec
8 19 (3.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 19 (3.79%) SCOM
9 16 (3.19%) Ansible
10 15 (2.99%) Salt
11 13 (2.59%) Plesk
11 13 (2.59%) WSUS
12 9 (1.80%) ITRS Geneos
13 5 (1.00%) SmokePing
13 5 (1.00%) ZABBIX
13 5 (1.00%) Cacti
13 5 (1.00%) Munin
14 4 (0.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 4 (0.80%) OpenView
Vendors
1 119 (23.75%) Red Hat
2 101 (20.16%) VMware
3 90 (17.96%) Cisco
4 78 (15.57%) Microsoft
5 68 (13.57%) JBoss
6 49 (9.78%) Oracle
7 35 (6.99%) EMC
8 34 (6.79%) Citrix
9 31 (6.19%) Juniper
10 29 (5.79%) CheckPoint
11 22 (4.39%) NetApp
11 22 (4.39%) IBM
12 20 (3.99%) Sun
12 20 (3.99%) Hitachi
13 15 (2.99%) SolarWinds
14 14 (2.79%) Brocade
15 13 (2.59%) F5
15 13 (2.59%) HP
15 13 (2.59%) Adobe
16 12 (2.40%) Dell
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Nuepc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
City, Bristol
Netsight Internet Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Teddington
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
avsnet
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Teddington
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago