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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
UK / England
Rank 709 739 746
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs citing SSH 124 160 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 1.02% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 106 128 165
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,350 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,800 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.64%

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
13194 15741 17902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.77% 16.83% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10828 13192 14613
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +40 57 £60,000 +26.31% 11
South East +67 34 £48,750 +8.33% 5
South West +19 14 £40,000 +6.66% 2
East of England +6 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
East Midlands +15 4 £38,750 -29.54% 1
Yorkshire +23 3 £21,000 -66.40% 1
North West -38 2 £30,750 -29.31% 3
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 201 (68.14%) Linux
2 103 (34.92%) Windows
3 101 (34.24%) TCP/IP
4 99 (33.56%) DNS
5 82 (27.80%) MySQL
6 81 (27.46%) Apache
6 81 (27.46%) Firewall
6 81 (27.46%) Git (software)
7 75 (25.42%) Unix
7 75 (25.42%) VPN
8 70 (23.73%) Cisco
9 67 (22.71%) Microsoft
9 67 (22.71%) Python
10 66 (22.37%) FTP
11 63 (21.36%) LAN
11 63 (21.36%) VMware
11 63 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (21.02%) Finance
12 62 (21.02%) WAN
12 62 (21.02%) HP
13 60 (20.34%) HTTP
14 58 (19.66%) JavaScript
15 57 (19.32%) SQL
16 50 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 49 (16.61%) HTML
17 49 (16.61%) Nagios
18 48 (16.27%) SMTP
19 47 (15.93%) Red Hat
19 47 (15.93%) Web Services
19 47 (15.93%) LDAP

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 81 (27.46%) Apache
2 45 (15.25%) Tomcat
3 31 (10.51%) IIS
4 18 (6.10%) nginx
5 13 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.05%) WordPress
7 8 (2.71%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.37%) Confluence
8 7 (2.37%) IBM Notes
9 6 (2.03%) Drupal
9 6 (2.03%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 6 (2.03%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.02%) JBoss
11 3 (1.02%) Moodle
12 2 (0.68%) CMS
12 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (5.42%) MS Office
2 14 (4.75%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.69%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) HipChat
5 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (7.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.68%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.54%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 10 (3.39%) G Suite
5 8 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.71%) SaaS
6 7 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.03%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.03%) GitHub
8 5 (1.69%) Office 365
9 4 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.36%) Google Analytics
10 3 (1.02%) Heroku
11 2 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.68%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.68%) IaaS
11 2 (0.68%) Route 53
11 2 (0.68%) Slack
12 1 (0.34%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 101 (34.24%) TCP/IP
2 99 (33.56%) DNS
3 81 (27.46%) Firewall
4 75 (25.42%) VPN
5 66 (22.37%) FTP
6 63 (21.36%) LAN
7 62 (21.02%) WAN
8 60 (20.34%) HTTP
9 48 (16.27%) SMTP
10 47 (15.93%) LDAP
11 46 (15.59%) SSL
12 42 (14.24%) DHCP
13 36 (12.20%) IPsec
13 36 (12.20%) SAN
14 29 (9.83%) HTTPS
15 28 (9.49%) Internet
16 27 (9.15%) Network Security
17 24 (8.14%) Kerberos
17 24 (8.14%) VLAN
18 21 (7.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (27.80%) MySQL
2 31 (10.51%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (8.14%) SQL Server
4 18 (6.10%) DB2
5 7 (2.37%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (2.03%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.03%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.02%) GIS
10 2 (0.68%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.68%) Big Data
10 2 (0.68%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.68%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.68%) Redis
10 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 81 (27.46%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.20%) JIRA
3 24 (8.14%) Jenkins
4 23 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (7.80%) Zephyr
5 22 (7.46%) Grunt
6 17 (5.76%) Jasmine
6 17 (5.76%) Karma Test Runner
7 13 (4.41%) webpack
8 12 (4.07%) Subversion
9 9 (3.05%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.05%) Maven
10 7 (2.37%) Bitbucket
10 7 (2.37%) Vagrant
11 6 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.03%) gulp
11 6 (2.03%) Selenium
12 4 (1.36%) CircleCI
12 4 (1.36%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.36%) Protractor
General
1 62 (21.02%) Finance
2 35 (11.86%) Marketing
2 35 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.12%) Electronics
3 21 (7.12%) Manufacturing
4 18 (6.10%) Banking
5 17 (5.76%) Retail
6 12 (4.07%) French Language
7 8 (2.71%) Games
8 5 (1.69%) Law
9 4 (1.36%) German Language
9 4 (1.36%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (1.36%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.68%) Advertising
11 2 (0.68%) Back Office
11 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.68%) Military
12 1 (0.34%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (23.73%) Developer
2 34 (11.53%) Linux Engineer
3 32 (10.85%) Administrator
3 32 (10.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 30 (10.17%) Unix Engineer
5 24 (8.14%) Analyst
5 24 (8.14%) Network Engineer
6 22 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (6.78%) Support Engineer
8 19 (6.44%) Linux Administrator
8 19 (6.44%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (5.76%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (5.08%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 14 (4.75%) Tester
13 12 (4.07%) AWS Engineer
13 12 (4.07%) Support Analyst
14 10 (3.39%) Architect
14 10 (3.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 10 (3.39%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.61%) HTML
2 47 (15.93%) Web Services
3 46 (15.59%) CSS
4 41 (13.90%) LAMP
5 37 (12.54%) jQuery
6 27 (9.15%) REST
6 27 (9.15%) SOAP
7 20 (6.78%) AngularJS
8 19 (6.44%) CSS3
8 19 (6.44%) HTML5
9 18 (6.10%) Gherkin
9 18 (6.10%) LEMP Stack
10 16 (5.42%) React
11 14 (4.75%) XML
12 11 (3.73%) ELK Stack
12 11 (3.73%) Sass
13 10 (3.39%) Ajax
13 10 (3.39%) Sensu
14 9 (3.05%) .NET
15 8 (2.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.54%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.78%) Statistics
4 17 (5.76%) PKI
5 15 (5.08%) Replication
6 12 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.05%) e-Learning
8 9 (3.05%) Physics
9 7 (2.37%) Animation
9 7 (2.37%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.37%) Public Cloud
10 6 (2.03%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.03%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.69%) Biology
11 5 (1.69%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.36%) IVR
12 4 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 201 (68.14%) Linux
2 103 (34.92%) Windows
3 75 (25.42%) Unix
4 38 (12.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (12.54%) CentOS
6 34 (11.53%) Windows Server
7 29 (9.83%) Solaris
8 23 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (6.44%) Debian
9 19 (6.44%) Ubuntu
9 19 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (5.08%) Windows 7
11 10 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (3.05%) Fedora
13 6 (2.03%) Mac OS X
13 6 (2.03%) Windows 10
14 5 (1.69%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.69%) Windows 8
15 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (11.53%) Scrum
3 33 (11.19%) Front End Development
4 30 (10.17%) DevOps
5 29 (9.83%) Load Balancing
6 28 (9.49%) Configuration Management
7 26 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (8.81%) Mentoring
8 25 (8.47%) Web Development
9 24 (8.14%) BDD
9 24 (8.14%) ITIL
10 23 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (7.80%) Kanban
10 23 (7.80%) Programme Management
11 22 (7.46%) Asset Management
11 22 (7.46%) OO
11 22 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (7.12%) Digital Marketing
13 19 (6.44%) Defect Management
13 19 (6.44%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.71%) Python
2 58 (19.66%) JavaScript
3 57 (19.32%) SQL
4 46 (15.59%) Bash Shell
4 46 (15.59%) Java
4 46 (15.59%) PHP
5 41 (13.90%) Perl
6 35 (11.86%) Ruby
6 35 (11.86%) Shell Script
7 28 (9.49%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.03%) ActionScript
8 6 (2.03%) ActionScript 2.0
8 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.69%) ABAP
9 5 (1.69%) C#
9 5 (1.69%) Scala
9 5 (1.69%) XPath
10 4 (1.36%) C
10 4 (1.36%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (1.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (13.56%) Degree
2 36 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (7.80%) ISTQB
4 22 (7.46%) CCNA
5 19 (6.44%) CCNP
5 19 (6.44%) ISEB
6 13 (4.41%) RHCE
7 11 (3.73%) CISSP
7 11 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (3.05%) CCIE
8 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.71%) RHCSA
9 8 (2.71%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.03%) CISM
11 5 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.69%) MCSA
11 5 (1.69%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.36%) CEH
12 4 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.39%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.05%) QA
3 4 (1.36%) SLA
4 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) DICOM
5 1 (0.34%) HL7
5 1 (0.34%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.34%) SDET
System Software
1 50 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (14.92%) Active Directory
3 25 (8.47%) Samba
4 23 (7.80%) iptables
5 20 (6.78%) NFS
6 17 (5.76%) Firmware
6 17 (5.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 14 (4.75%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (4.41%) VMware ESX
9 11 (3.73%) Docker
9 11 (3.73%) Hyper-V
9 11 (3.73%) Postfix
10 10 (3.39%) OpenSSH
10 10 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (3.05%) Sendmail
11 9 (3.05%) XenServer
12 6 (2.03%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (1.69%) FreeRADIUS
13 5 (1.69%) Varnish
13 5 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (16.61%) Nagios
2 39 (13.22%) Puppet
3 32 (10.85%) Ansible
4 29 (9.83%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (8.81%) Oracle ZFS
6 19 (6.44%) Cacti
7 18 (6.10%) NetBackup
7 18 (6.10%) Red Hat Satellite
8 17 (5.76%) HP Data Protector
9 16 (5.42%) Nmap
10 13 (4.41%) logstash
10 13 (4.41%) Salt
11 12 (4.07%) Graphite
12 11 (3.73%) Kibana
13 8 (2.71%) SCOM
14 7 (2.37%) Backup Exec
15 6 (2.03%) Nessus
16 5 (1.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 4 (1.36%) HAProxy
17 4 (1.36%) SELinux
Vendors
1 70 (23.73%) Cisco
2 67 (22.71%) Microsoft
3 63 (21.36%) VMware
4 62 (21.02%) HP
5 47 (15.93%) Red Hat
6 46 (15.59%) Oracle
7 29 (9.83%) SAP
8 22 (7.46%) NetApp
9 20 (6.78%) Sun
10 19 (6.44%) CheckPoint
10 19 (6.44%) Juniper
11 15 (5.08%) Splunk
12 12 (4.07%) Google
13 11 (3.73%) F5
14 10 (3.39%) AppDynamics
14 10 (3.39%) Aruba
14 10 (3.39%) Dell
14 10 (3.39%) Fortinet
15 8 (2.71%) Axway
15 8 (2.71%) Palo Alto
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