The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 695 804 698
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -106
Permanent jobs citing SSH 203 156 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 0.89% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 179 133 236
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -12.50%
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
15571 17550 19399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.95% 17.06% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13069 14461 15599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

SSH Salary Histogram in England

SSH
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 71 £52,500 -8.69% 11
South East +35 53 £45,000 -21.73% 7
East of England +66 39 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South West +33 18 £40,500 +8.00% 4
North West +19 11 £32,500 - 3
East Midlands - 7 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +32 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North East -2 1 £45,000 - 1
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SSH.

1 203 (60.24%) Linux
2 137 (40.65%) TCP/IP
3 129 (38.28%) DNS
4 119 (35.31%) HTTP
5 111 (32.94%) FTP
6 106 (31.45%) Unix
7 97 (28.78%) MySQL
8 96 (28.49%) Cisco
9 94 (27.89%) JavaScript
10 91 (27.00%) Git (software)
11 88 (26.11%) VPN
12 87 (25.82%) Firewall
13 86 (25.52%) HTML
13 86 (25.52%) PHP
14 85 (25.22%) CSS
15 83 (24.63%) SQL
16 78 (23.15%) Python
17 76 (22.55%) SMTP
17 76 (22.55%) jQuery
18 74 (21.96%) Windows
18 74 (21.96%) Finance
19 65 (19.29%) VMware
20 61 (18.10%) IPsec
20 61 (18.10%) Apache
20 61 (18.10%) Perl
21 60 (17.80%) Web Development
22 56 (16.62%) Java
22 56 (16.62%) LAMP
23 55 (16.32%) Internet
24 54 (16.02%) Agile Software Development

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (18.10%) Apache
2 28 (8.31%) nginx
3 18 (5.34%) WordPress
4 14 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.86%) Confluence
5 13 (3.86%) IIS
5 13 (3.86%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.08%) Gunicorn
7 6 (1.78%) JBoss
7 6 (1.78%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.48%) CMS
8 5 (1.48%) Moodle
9 4 (1.19%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.19%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.89%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.89%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.59%) Drupal
11 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.86%) Photoshop
3 11 (3.26%) MS Office
4 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (4.45%) Magento
3 3 (0.89%) Documaker
4 2 (0.59%) Line 500
4 2 (0.59%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.75%) SaaS
3 8 (2.37%) GitHub
4 6 (1.78%) Heroku
5 5 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.48%) IaaS
5 5 (1.48%) Office 365
6 4 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.89%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.59%) AdWords
8 2 (0.59%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.30%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 137 (40.65%) TCP/IP
2 129 (38.28%) DNS
3 119 (35.31%) HTTP
4 111 (32.94%) FTP
5 88 (26.11%) VPN
6 87 (25.82%) Firewall
7 76 (22.55%) SMTP
8 61 (18.10%) IPsec
9 55 (16.32%) Internet
10 49 (14.54%) SSL
11 48 (14.24%) LAN
12 47 (13.95%) Network Security
12 47 (13.95%) WAN
13 38 (11.28%) LDAP
14 34 (10.09%) DHCP
15 32 (9.50%) SNMP
16 31 (9.20%) OSPF
17 27 (8.01%) Telnet
18 26 (7.72%) HTTPS
18 26 (7.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (28.78%) MySQL
2 34 (10.09%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (5.34%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.86%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.56%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.78%) Redis
8 5 (1.48%) Big Data
8 5 (1.48%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.19%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.89%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.89%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.59%) TokuMX
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.30%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.30%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 91 (27.00%) Git (software)
2 46 (13.65%) Subversion
3 39 (11.57%) JIRA
4 31 (9.20%) Grunt
5 29 (8.61%) Jenkins
6 24 (7.12%) Cucumber
7 23 (6.82%) Selenium
8 15 (4.45%) gulp
9 13 (3.86%) Maven
9 13 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (3.26%) Jasmine
11 10 (2.97%) Zephyr
12 8 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.37%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (2.37%) NUnit
13 7 (2.08%) Toad
13 7 (2.08%) webpack
14 6 (1.78%) RSpec
15 5 (1.48%) JSHint
15 5 (1.48%) Robotium
General
1 74 (21.96%) Finance
2 33 (9.79%) Marketing
3 22 (6.53%) Telecoms
4 21 (6.23%) Banking
5 19 (5.64%) Electronics
5 19 (5.64%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.26%) Law
7 9 (2.67%) French Language
8 8 (2.37%) Publishing
9 4 (1.19%) Games
9 4 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.19%) Retail
10 2 (0.59%) Advertising
10 2 (0.59%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (32.05%) Developer
2 56 (16.62%) Network Engineer
3 40 (11.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 39 (11.57%) Linux Engineer
5 30 (8.90%) Administrator
6 27 (8.01%) Support Engineer
7 25 (7.42%) Systems Administrator
8 23 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 23 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
9 22 (6.53%) Cisco Engineer
9 22 (6.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 21 (6.23%) Analyst
11 20 (5.93%) PHP Developer
12 19 (5.64%) Java Developer
12 19 (5.64%) Juniper Engineer
13 18 (5.34%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 13 (3.86%) Developer in Test
15 12 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
15 12 (3.56%) HTML Developer
15 12 (3.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (25.52%) HTML
2 85 (25.22%) CSS
3 76 (22.55%) jQuery
4 56 (16.62%) LAMP
5 52 (15.43%) Sass
6 31 (9.20%) AngularJS
6 31 (9.20%) Web Services
7 28 (8.31%) REST
8 27 (8.01%) SOAP
9 25 (7.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (6.82%) HTML5
11 22 (6.53%) CSS3
12 20 (5.93%) React
13 19 (5.64%) Gherkin
14 17 (5.04%) Ajax
15 16 (4.75%) XML
16 15 (4.45%) LESS
17 12 (3.56%) JMS
18 11 (3.26%) .NET
18 11 (3.26%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.20%) Computer Science
1 31 (9.20%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.31%) PKI
3 21 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.75%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.45%) PACS
6 14 (4.15%) Replication
7 13 (3.86%) Virtual Team
8 11 (3.26%) FMCG
9 9 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (2.37%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.78%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.48%) Animation
12 5 (1.48%) Clustering
12 5 (1.48%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.48%) Social Media
13 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.19%) Fintech
13 4 (1.19%) IVR
13 4 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 203 (60.24%) Linux
2 106 (31.45%) Unix
3 74 (21.96%) Windows
4 34 (10.09%) CentOS
5 26 (7.72%) Solaris
6 25 (7.42%) Windows Server
7 21 (6.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (4.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (4.45%) Ubuntu
11 11 (3.26%) AIX
12 9 (2.67%) Fedora
13 7 (2.08%) Debian
13 7 (2.08%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.08%) SUSE
14 6 (1.78%) Android
14 6 (1.78%) Windows 7
14 6 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (1.19%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.89%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.80%) Web Development
2 54 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (12.17%) Front End Development
3 41 (12.17%) Load Balancing
4 40 (11.87%) OO
5 38 (11.28%) DevOps
5 38 (11.28%) ITIL
6 35 (10.39%) TDD
7 27 (8.01%) Scrum
8 25 (7.42%) Project Management
8 25 (7.42%) SDLC
9 24 (7.12%) High Availability
10 23 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (6.53%) BDD
12 21 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (6.23%) Capacity Planning
12 21 (6.23%) Workflow
13 19 (5.64%) Programme Management
14 18 (5.34%) Configuration Management
14 18 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 94 (27.89%) JavaScript
2 86 (25.52%) PHP
3 83 (24.63%) SQL
4 78 (23.15%) Python
5 61 (18.10%) Perl
6 56 (16.62%) Java
7 51 (15.13%) Shell Script
8 50 (14.84%) Bash Shell
9 34 (10.09%) Ruby
10 17 (5.04%) C++
11 16 (4.75%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.97%) Bourne shell
12 10 (2.97%) C-shell
13 8 (2.37%) C
14 6 (1.78%) Korn
15 5 (1.48%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.48%) ActionScript 2.0
15 5 (1.48%) C#
15 5 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (11.28%) Degree
3 23 (6.82%) CCNP
4 21 (6.23%) CCNA
5 17 (5.04%) ISEB
6 16 (4.75%) ISTQB
7 12 (3.56%) RHCE
8 10 (2.97%) MBA
9 9 (2.67%) RHCSA
9 9 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.08%) CISSP
10 7 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (1.78%) CCIE
12 3 (0.89%) CCDE
12 3 (0.89%) CISA
12 3 (0.89%) CISM
12 3 (0.89%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.75%) SLA
2 12 (3.56%) QA
3 10 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.19%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.30%) SAS 70
System Software
1 48 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.72%) VMware ESXi
3 24 (7.12%) Active Directory
4 22 (6.53%) VMware ESX
5 19 (5.64%) NFS
6 16 (4.75%) Hyper-V
7 14 (4.15%) vSphere
8 13 (3.86%) Postfix
9 12 (3.56%) Sendmail
10 10 (2.97%) Docker
11 8 (2.37%) iptables
12 6 (1.78%) KVM
12 6 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (1.78%) Xen
13 5 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (1.48%) VirtualBox
14 4 (1.19%) Samba
14 4 (1.19%) Snort
15 3 (0.89%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 27 (8.01%) Puppet
2 21 (6.23%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (5.64%) Nagios
4 15 (4.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 10 (2.97%) Ansible
6 9 (2.67%) Control-M
7 8 (2.37%) ZABBIX
8 7 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (1.78%) cPanel
9 6 (1.78%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (1.48%) SCOM
11 4 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.19%) Plesk
12 3 (0.89%) Graphite
12 3 (0.89%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.89%) Icinga
12 3 (0.89%) logstash
12 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (0.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 96 (28.49%) Cisco
2 65 (19.29%) VMware
3 53 (15.73%) Oracle
4 51 (15.13%) Microsoft
5 41 (12.17%) Juniper
6 35 (10.39%) HP
7 34 (10.09%) Red Hat
8 21 (6.23%) F5
9 19 (5.64%) SAP
10 15 (4.45%) Sybase
11 14 (4.15%) BMC
12 13 (3.86%) Sun
13 11 (3.26%) IBM
14 10 (2.97%) CommVault
15 9 (2.67%) CheckPoint
15 9 (2.67%) EMC
15 9 (2.67%) NETGEAR
16 8 (2.37%) Qualys
17 7 (2.08%) Intel Security
18 6 (1.78%) Symantec
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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London
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Salary: competitive
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Talent Point
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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