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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 599 601 634
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +33
Permanent jobs citing SSH 286 257 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 1.48% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 254 204 224
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -9.41%
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
19362 17365 21149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.16% 17.44% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15407 14236 17486
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 23 September 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 23 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
London +44 170 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South East -60 40 £30,000 -28.57% 4
East of England +17 30 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -29 20 £32,500 +4.83% 3
West Midlands -15 16 £27,850 -7.16% 1
North West -13 9 £23,500 -41.25% 5
South West -35 1 £45,000 -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 332 (65.10%) Linux
2 240 (47.06%) DNS
3 222 (43.53%) TCP/IP
4 209 (40.98%) MySQL
5 162 (31.76%) Windows
6 160 (31.37%) HTTP
7 149 (29.22%) UNIX
8 146 (28.63%) Perl
9 141 (27.65%) HTML
10 133 (26.08%) PHP
11 125 (24.51%) Red Hat
12 124 (24.31%) SQL
13 122 (23.92%) Bash Shell
14 119 (23.33%) CSS
15 117 (22.94%) Python
15 117 (22.94%) SSL
16 114 (22.35%) Apache
17 103 (20.20%) DHCP
18 102 (20.00%) Java
19 101 (19.80%) Firewall
20 100 (19.61%) Cisco
20 100 (19.61%) VMware
21 99 (19.41%) FTP
22 96 (18.82%) CentOS
23 95 (18.63%) LDAP
24 93 (18.24%) Finance
25 92 (18.04%) Git (software)
26 91 (17.84%) JavaScript
26 91 (17.84%) jQuery
27 90 (17.65%) Internet

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 114 (22.35%) Apache
2 88 (17.25%) Tomcat
3 42 (8.24%) nginx
4 38 (7.45%) CMS
5 32 (6.27%) MS Exchange
6 29 (5.69%) IIS
7 28 (5.49%) WordPress
8 21 (4.12%) SharePoint
8 21 (4.12%) Moodle
9 20 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (1.76%) Adobe CQ
13 7 (1.37%) Drupal
14 5 (0.98%) Node.js
14 5 (0.98%) Confluence
14 5 (0.98%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.78%) Zope
15 4 (0.78%) Plone
16 3 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.06%) MS Office
3 18 (3.53%) Photoshop
4 15 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.78%) MS Project
7 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.20%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.76%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.78%) Joyent
5 4 (0.78%) Route 53
6 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.39%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Heroku
7 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 240 (47.06%) DNS
2 222 (43.53%) TCP/IP
3 160 (31.37%) HTTP
4 117 (22.94%) SSL
5 103 (20.20%) DHCP
6 101 (19.80%) Firewall
7 99 (19.41%) FTP
8 95 (18.63%) LDAP
9 90 (17.65%) Internet
10 81 (15.88%) VPN
10 81 (15.88%) SNMP
11 73 (14.31%) WAN
12 69 (13.53%) SAN
13 68 (13.33%) LAN
14 55 (10.78%) Ethernet
15 51 (10.00%) SMTP
16 48 (9.41%) NAS
17 38 (7.45%) Wireless
18 34 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
19 32 (6.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (40.98%) MySQL
2 52 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 26 (5.10%) SQL Server
5 24 (4.71%) RDBMS
6 23 (4.51%) MongoDB
7 20 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 20 (3.92%) MariaDB
8 17 (3.33%) Redis
9 13 (2.55%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.76%) Big Data
12 6 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.98%) Informix
13 5 (0.98%) Riak
13 5 (0.98%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.98%) OLTP
14 3 (0.59%) SQLite
15 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 92 (18.04%) Git (software)
2 49 (9.61%) Subversion
3 34 (6.67%) JIRA
4 23 (4.51%) Maven
5 22 (4.31%) Ant
6 21 (4.12%) Emacs
7 16 (3.14%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.75%) Toad
9 11 (2.16%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.76%) Grunt
10 9 (1.76%) JSHint
11 6 (1.18%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.98%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.98%) PhantomJS
13 2 (0.39%) Sublime Text
13 2 (0.39%) GCC
13 2 (0.39%) GDB
13 2 (0.39%) ClearQuest
13 2 (0.39%) JUnit
14 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
General
1 93 (18.24%) Finance
2 42 (8.24%) Banking
3 24 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.73%) Games
5 18 (3.53%) Multimedia
6 15 (2.94%) Retail
7 11 (2.16%) Marketing
7 11 (2.16%) Law
8 9 (1.76%) iGaming
9 8 (1.57%) Advertising
10 6 (1.18%) Publishing
10 6 (1.18%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.59%) Automotive
12 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.39%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 106 (20.78%) Developer
2 62 (12.16%) Analyst
3 59 (11.57%) Administrator
4 58 (11.37%) Systems Administrator
5 52 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
6 51 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 46 (9.02%) Linux Engineer
8 44 (8.63%) Network Engineer
9 41 (8.04%) Web Developer
9 41 (8.04%) Linux Administrator
10 36 (7.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 27 (5.29%) PHP Developer
11 27 (5.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 27 (5.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 26 (5.10%) Systems Analyst
13 25 (4.90%) Support Analyst
13 25 (4.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 25 (4.90%) UNIX Engineer
14 24 (4.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 22 (4.31%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (27.65%) HTML
2 119 (23.33%) CSS
3 91 (17.84%) jQuery
4 66 (12.94%) HTML5
5 56 (10.98%) LAMP
6 54 (10.59%) Web Services
7 49 (9.61%) XML
8 39 (7.65%) J2EE
9 32 (6.27%) CSS3
10 25 (4.90%) Ajax
11 22 (4.31%) Sass
12 19 (3.73%) Hibernate
12 19 (3.73%) Servlets
13 18 (3.53%) .NET
13 18 (3.53%) Middleware
14 17 (3.33%) SOAP
14 17 (3.33%) JSP
15 16 (3.14%) MSMQ
15 16 (3.14%) FFmpeg
15 16 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.76%) Clustering
2 41 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 41 (8.04%) Open Source
3 36 (7.06%) PKI
4 33 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (6.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 22 (4.31%) LPAR
6 22 (4.31%) DLPAR
7 20 (3.92%) E-Learning
7 20 (3.92%) Replication
8 19 (3.73%) Streaming Media
8 19 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.94%) Learning Management System
9 15 (2.94%) VLE
9 15 (2.94%) Mobile Games
10 13 (2.55%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.35%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.96%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.96%) Firmware
12 10 (1.96%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 332 (65.10%) Linux
2 162 (31.76%) Windows
3 149 (29.22%) UNIX
4 96 (18.82%) CentOS
5 71 (13.92%) Solaris
6 49 (9.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (6.86%) Ubuntu
9 34 (6.67%) AIX
10 30 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (3.73%) Debian
11 19 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (2.35%) FreeBSD
13 11 (2.16%) Windows 7
14 10 (1.96%) Fedora
15 9 (1.76%) SVR4
16 8 (1.57%) Mac OS
17 7 (1.37%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.98%) Android
18 5 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (15.88%) Load Balancing
2 53 (10.39%) OO
3 47 (9.22%) Configuration Management
4 46 (9.02%) Web Development
5 40 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 39 (7.65%) ITIL
7 38 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (7.06%) OOP
9 31 (6.08%) Software Engineering
10 30 (5.88%) MVC
10 30 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 28 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (5.10%) Time Management
13 24 (4.71%) Workflow
13 24 (4.71%) Change Management
13 24 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (4.51%) Kalman Filter
15 22 (4.31%) Performance Management
16 21 (4.12%) Network Architecture
16 21 (4.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 146 (28.63%) Perl
2 133 (26.08%) PHP
3 124 (24.31%) SQL
4 122 (23.92%) Bash Shell
5 117 (22.94%) Python
6 102 (20.00%) Java
7 91 (17.84%) JavaScript
8 84 (16.47%) Shell Script
9 49 (9.61%) Ruby
10 35 (6.86%) Korn
11 27 (5.29%) sed
12 25 (4.90%) PHP5
13 23 (4.51%) C
14 17 (3.33%) C++
15 15 (2.94%) C#
16 13 (2.55%) Bourne shell
17 12 (2.35%) AWK
18 11 (2.16%) T-SQL
19 10 (1.96%) ActionScript
20 9 (1.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (11.76%) Degree
2 47 (9.22%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (7.06%) CCNP
4 27 (5.29%) CCNA
5 17 (3.33%) CCSE
6 16 (3.14%) CCIE
7 12 (2.35%) CISSP
8 11 (2.16%) CCSA
9 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (1.96%) RHCE
9 10 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.18%) MCITP
10 6 (1.18%) GCIA
10 6 (1.18%) GCIH
11 5 (0.98%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.98%) MCSE
12 4 (0.78%) MCP
12 4 (0.78%) CCIP
12 4 (0.78%) JNCIE
12 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.96%) SLA
2 9 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.98%) COSO
3 5 (0.98%) COBIT
3 5 (0.98%) QA
4 4 (0.78%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (14.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (10.78%) NFS
3 38 (7.45%) Active Directory
4 31 (6.08%) Hyper-V
5 24 (4.71%) Xen
6 21 (4.12%) VMware ESX
6 21 (4.12%) vSphere
6 21 (4.12%) Shibboleth
7 19 (3.73%) Postfix
8 16 (3.14%) KVM
9 10 (1.96%) XenServer
10 9 (1.76%) Squid
11 8 (1.57%) Sendmail
11 8 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (1.18%) Varnish
13 5 (0.98%) Veritas File System
14 4 (0.78%) SpamAssassin
15 3 (0.59%) OpenSSH
15 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 86 (16.86%) Opscode Chef
2 71 (13.92%) Puppet
3 57 (11.18%) Nagios
4 36 (7.06%) Tivoli
5 28 (5.49%) YUM
6 25 (4.90%) CFEngine
7 23 (4.51%) Ansible
8 22 (4.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 18 (3.53%) SCOM
10 17 (3.33%) Salt
11 13 (2.55%) Backup Exec
12 11 (2.16%) Plesk
13 10 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
14 6 (1.18%) WSUS
15 5 (0.98%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.98%) Cacti
15 5 (0.98%) Munin
15 5 (0.98%) SmokePing
16 4 (0.78%) HAProxy
16 4 (0.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 125 (24.51%) Red Hat
2 100 (19.61%) VMware
2 100 (19.61%) Cisco
3 77 (15.10%) Microsoft
4 61 (11.96%) JBoss
5 47 (9.22%) Oracle
6 36 (7.06%) EMC
6 36 (7.06%) Citrix
7 31 (6.08%) Juniper
8 27 (5.29%) CheckPoint
9 25 (4.90%) IBM
10 23 (4.51%) Hitachi
11 20 (3.92%) NetApp
11 20 (3.92%) Sun
11 20 (3.92%) F5
12 15 (2.94%) SolarWinds
12 15 (2.94%) HP
13 14 (2.75%) Brocade
14 13 (2.55%) Adobe
15 12 (2.35%) Dell
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greenwich
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Telford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago