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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 701 714 684
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs citing SSH 170 203 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 1.06% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 141 169 137
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
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
17425 19196 19903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.70% 17.37% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14085 15397 16228
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 29 May 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 +18 78 £53,000 +0.95% 6
South East +37 52 £45,000 +12.50% 8
East of England +23 15 £45,000 +5.88% 6
North West +20 13 £32,500 -35.00% 5
Yorkshire +15 8 £43,000 +7.50%
South West -12 4 £35,500 +20.33% 2
North East - 1 - - 1
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 204 (60.90%) Linux
2 140 (41.79%) MySQL
3 130 (38.81%) DNS
4 129 (38.51%) UNIX
5 112 (33.43%) PHP
6 107 (31.94%) TCP/IP
7 95 (28.36%) Apache
8 93 (27.76%) VMware
9 90 (26.87%) Windows
10 89 (26.57%) FTP
11 83 (24.78%) SQL
12 78 (23.28%) CSS
13 75 (22.39%) JavaScript
13 75 (22.39%) HTML
14 72 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 72 (21.49%) Bash Shell
15 71 (21.19%) Python
15 71 (21.19%) Firewall
16 69 (20.60%) Perl
17 66 (19.70%) HTTP
17 66 (19.70%) Git (software)
18 64 (19.10%) Red Hat
19 63 (18.81%) Web Services
20 60 (17.91%) SQL Server
20 60 (17.91%) Cisco
21 57 (17.01%) Oracle
22 55 (16.42%) SMTP
22 55 (16.42%) Finance
23 54 (16.12%) SAN
23 54 (16.12%) Amazon AWS

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 95 (28.36%) Apache
2 42 (12.54%) nginx
3 28 (8.36%) Tomcat
4 26 (7.76%) JBoss
5 25 (7.46%) Drupal
6 23 (6.87%) CMS
7 20 (5.97%) IIS
8 16 (4.78%) WordPress
9 11 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (3.28%) MS Exchange
9 11 (3.28%) Apache Solr
10 10 (2.99%) Moodle
11 7 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (2.09%) SharePoint
11 7 (2.09%) IBM Notes
11 7 (2.09%) OpenEdge
12 6 (1.79%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.79%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.19%) Joomla!
13 4 (1.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (3.88%) MS Excel
1 13 (3.88%) MS Office
2 10 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.19%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (5.67%) Magento
2 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (16.12%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.27%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (4.48%) Amazon S3
4 14 (4.18%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (4.18%) Amazon Glacier
5 11 (3.28%) GitHub
6 8 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.09%) PaaS
7 7 (2.09%) IaaS
7 7 (2.09%) Google Analytics
8 6 (1.79%) Office 365
9 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.60%) Datadog
10 2 (0.60%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.30%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 130 (38.81%) DNS
2 107 (31.94%) TCP/IP
3 89 (26.57%) FTP
4 71 (21.19%) Firewall
5 66 (19.70%) HTTP
6 55 (16.42%) SMTP
7 54 (16.12%) SAN
8 52 (15.52%) VPN
9 51 (15.22%) SSL
10 47 (14.03%) Internet
11 46 (13.73%) DHCP
12 35 (10.45%) LAN
13 34 (10.15%) LDAP
14 30 (8.96%) NAS
15 29 (8.66%) WAN
16 27 (8.06%) HTTPS
17 24 (7.16%) Network Security
17 24 (7.16%) Telnet
18 23 (6.87%) IPsec
19 20 (5.97%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (41.79%) MySQL
2 60 (17.91%) SQL Server
3 29 (8.66%) Relational Database
4 22 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 20 (5.97%) Amazon RDS
6 15 (4.48%) Big Data
7 14 (4.18%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (2.39%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.39%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.79%) DB2
11 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.49%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.60%) Informix
Development Applications
1 66 (19.70%) Git (software)
2 37 (11.04%) Subversion
3 16 (4.78%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.99%) JIRA
4 10 (2.99%) Grunt
5 8 (2.39%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.39%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.09%) Ant
6 7 (2.09%) Maven
7 6 (1.79%) Emacs
8 4 (1.19%) Toad
8 4 (1.19%) ProC
9 3 (0.90%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.60%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.30%) Hudson
11 1 (0.30%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.30%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.30%) Phing
General
1 55 (16.42%) Finance
2 37 (11.04%) Games
3 27 (8.06%) Marketing
4 20 (5.97%) Banking
5 15 (4.48%) Publishing
5 15 (4.48%) Investment Banking
6 14 (4.18%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.99%) Electronics
8 9 (2.69%) French Language
9 8 (2.39%) Advertising
10 6 (1.79%) iGaming
11 5 (1.49%) Back Office
12 4 (1.19%) Multimedia
12 4 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.90%) Law
13 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.60%) Retail
15 1 (0.30%) Front Office
15 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 86 (25.67%) Developer
2 71 (21.19%) Administrator
3 53 (15.82%) Systems Administrator
4 36 (10.75%) Linux Administrator
5 31 (9.25%) Analyst
6 30 (8.96%) Web Developer
7 28 (8.36%) PHP Developer
8 26 (7.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 22 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (5.67%) Support Analyst
11 18 (5.37%) Drupal Developer
11 18 (5.37%) Support Engineer
12 17 (5.07%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.18%) Technical Support
14 13 (3.88%) Architect
14 13 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (3.88%) UNIX Administrator
15 12 (3.58%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 12 (3.58%) Technical Architect
16 11 (3.28%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (23.28%) CSS
2 75 (22.39%) HTML
3 63 (18.81%) Web Services
4 46 (13.73%) Sass
5 44 (13.13%) LAMP
6 43 (12.84%) jQuery
7 37 (11.04%) SOAP
8 36 (10.75%) .NET
9 32 (9.55%) Ajax
10 31 (9.25%) HTML5
10 31 (9.25%) XML
11 24 (7.16%) REST
12 21 (6.27%) XHTML
13 18 (5.37%) RESTful
13 18 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (5.07%) J2EE
14 17 (5.07%) Symfony
15 12 (3.58%) TAPI
15 12 (3.58%) JTAPI
15 12 (3.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.67%) PKI
3 17 (5.07%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.78%) CLARiiON
5 14 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.88%) User Experience
6 13 (3.88%) Clustering
7 9 (2.69%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.39%) Telematics
8 8 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.09%) BBC
9 7 (2.09%) E-Learning
9 7 (2.09%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.09%) Learning Management System
9 7 (2.09%) VLE
9 7 (2.09%) IVR
10 6 (1.79%) Celerra
10 6 (1.79%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.79%) W3C
10 6 (1.79%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 204 (60.90%) Linux
2 129 (38.51%) UNIX
3 90 (26.87%) Windows
4 53 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (11.04%) CentOS
6 31 (9.25%) Solaris
7 25 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (5.67%) Debian
9 18 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (3.58%) Ubuntu
11 10 (2.99%) Apple iOS
12 9 (2.69%) Windows XP
12 9 (2.69%) Android
13 4 (1.19%) AIX
13 4 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.19%) Scientific Linux
14 3 (0.90%) VMS
15 2 (0.60%) SUSE
15 2 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.33%) DevOps
2 36 (10.75%) Load Balancing
3 35 (10.45%) Migration
4 33 (9.85%) E-Commerce
5 32 (9.55%) ITIL
5 32 (9.55%) OO
6 30 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (8.66%) Open Source
8 27 (8.06%) OOP
9 25 (7.46%) Time Management
10 22 (6.57%) Project Management
10 22 (6.57%) Configuration Management
11 20 (5.97%) Patch Management
12 19 (5.67%) Software Engineering
13 18 (5.37%) Web Development
13 18 (5.37%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (5.07%) Analytics
15 16 (4.78%) MVC
16 15 (4.48%) CRM
17 14 (4.18%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 112 (33.43%) PHP
2 83 (24.78%) SQL
3 75 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 72 (21.49%) Bash Shell
5 71 (21.19%) Python
6 69 (20.60%) Perl
7 53 (15.82%) Shell Script
8 31 (9.25%) Java
9 19 (5.67%) Ruby
10 18 (5.37%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.78%) PHP5
12 15 (4.48%) C
13 9 (2.69%) Bourne shell
13 9 (2.69%) VBScript
13 9 (2.69%) C#
14 7 (2.09%) sed
14 7 (2.09%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.79%) AWK
16 5 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (12.24%) Degree
2 20 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.48%) CCNP
4 12 (3.58%) MCSE
4 12 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.28%) CCIE
6 9 (2.69%) CCNA
6 9 (2.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (1.79%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.49%) CCSA
8 5 (1.49%) RHCE
9 3 (0.90%) OSCP
9 3 (0.90%) MCSA
9 3 (0.90%) CCSE
10 2 (0.60%) CCDE
11 1 (0.30%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.07%) SLA
2 14 (4.18%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.58%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 72 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (12.54%) vSphere
3 37 (11.04%) NFS
4 29 (8.66%) Active Directory
5 24 (7.16%) VMware ESX
5 24 (7.16%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (6.27%) Postfix
7 20 (5.97%) Varnish
8 16 (4.78%) Sendmail
9 14 (4.18%) iptables
10 10 (2.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 10 (2.99%) XenApp
10 10 (2.99%) Samba
11 9 (2.69%) Docker
12 8 (2.39%) XenServer
12 8 (2.39%) Firmware
13 7 (2.09%) Veritas File System
13 7 (2.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (1.49%) Xen
14 5 (1.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 48 (14.33%) Puppet
2 32 (9.55%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (8.36%) Nagios
4 12 (3.58%) cPanel
5 9 (2.69%) Kibana
5 9 (2.69%) Cacti
6 8 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (2.39%) Ansible
6 8 (2.39%) Hyperic
7 7 (2.09%) Vagrant
7 7 (2.09%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (2.09%) Backup Exec
7 7 (2.09%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (1.79%) Ganglia
8 6 (1.79%) Legato
8 6 (1.79%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (1.79%) logstash
9 4 (1.19%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 93 (27.76%) VMware
2 64 (19.10%) Red Hat
3 60 (17.91%) Cisco
4 57 (17.01%) Oracle
5 37 (11.04%) HP
6 30 (8.96%) Microsoft
7 24 (7.16%) Zend
8 23 (6.87%) Sun
8 23 (6.87%) EMC
9 21 (6.27%) Citrix
10 20 (5.97%) Veritas
11 18 (5.37%) NetApp
12 15 (4.48%) CheckPoint
13 14 (4.18%) Avaya
13 14 (4.18%) Juniper
14 13 (3.88%) Genesys
14 13 (3.88%) Google
15 11 (3.28%) F5
15 11 (3.28%) Symantec
16 8 (2.39%) IBM
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Central Employment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + .
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Granite 5
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Energy Technology Institute
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Energy Technology Institute
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 14 days ago