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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 688 737 681
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -56
Permanent jobs citing SSH 188 171 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 0.88% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 153 139 139
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.14%
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
18938 19346 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 17.20% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15139 15366 17267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +28 107 £57,500 +15.00% 12
South East +24 47 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England +41 20 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Yorkshire +5 9 £40,000 - 2
South West -15 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North West +1 4 £33,500 -33.00% 1
West Midlands -32 1 £22,500 -30.76%
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 242 (64.36%) Linux
2 161 (42.82%) MySQL
3 154 (40.96%) UNIX
4 129 (34.31%) DNS
5 127 (33.78%) TCP/IP
6 123 (32.71%) PHP
7 121 (32.18%) FTP
8 120 (31.91%) VMware
9 105 (27.93%) Windows
10 99 (26.33%) SQL
11 97 (25.80%) Apache
12 88 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 87 (23.14%) CSS
14 86 (22.87%) JavaScript
15 84 (22.34%) Oracle
16 81 (21.54%) Red Hat
17 79 (21.01%) Perl
17 79 (21.01%) HTML
17 79 (21.01%) Git (software)
18 76 (20.21%) Python
19 74 (19.68%) Bash Shell
20 73 (19.41%) Firewall
20 73 (19.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 66 (17.55%) SQL Server
21 66 (17.55%) SMTP
22 64 (17.02%) Shell Script
23 61 (16.22%) HTTP
24 59 (15.69%) Finance
25 58 (15.43%) SAN
25 58 (15.43%) jQuery

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 97 (25.80%) Apache
2 42 (11.17%) JBoss
2 42 (11.17%) nginx
3 38 (10.11%) IIS
4 35 (9.31%) Tomcat
5 24 (6.38%) CMS
5 24 (6.38%) WordPress
6 22 (5.85%) Drupal
7 18 (4.79%) Moodle
8 17 (4.52%) MS Exchange
9 14 (3.72%) WebLogic
9 14 (3.72%) Apache Solr
10 13 (3.46%) SharePoint
11 12 (3.19%) WebSphere
12 10 (2.66%) Joomla!
13 9 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (1.86%) OpenEdge
15 7 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.38%) MS Office
3 13 (3.46%) Photoshop
4 9 (2.39%) Fireworks
4 9 (2.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.39%) Magento
2 5 (1.33%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (3.99%) Amazon S3
4 14 (3.72%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (3.72%) Amazon Glacier
5 11 (2.93%) GitHub
6 8 (2.13%) IaaS
6 8 (2.13%) PaaS
7 7 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.60%) Office 365
9 5 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (0.53%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.53%) Datadog
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (34.31%) DNS
2 127 (33.78%) TCP/IP
3 121 (32.18%) FTP
4 73 (19.41%) Firewall
5 66 (17.55%) SMTP
6 61 (16.22%) HTTP
7 58 (15.43%) SAN
8 56 (14.89%) SSL
9 48 (12.77%) Telnet
10 45 (11.97%) VPN
10 45 (11.97%) DHCP
11 34 (9.04%) Internet
12 31 (8.24%) LAN
13 28 (7.45%) Network Security
14 25 (6.65%) LDAP
14 25 (6.65%) WAN
15 24 (6.38%) NAS
16 23 (6.12%) PuTTY
17 22 (5.85%) IMAP
18 18 (4.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (42.82%) MySQL
2 66 (17.55%) SQL Server
3 36 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 30 (7.98%) RDBMS
5 17 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 16 (4.26%) Big Data
6 16 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (3.72%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (3.19%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.33%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.33%) DB2
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.53%) Informix
13 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 79 (21.01%) Git (software)
2 48 (12.77%) Subversion
3 29 (7.71%) JIRA
4 16 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.19%) Grunt
5 12 (3.19%) Toad
5 12 (3.19%) Eclipse
6 11 (2.93%) Ant
6 11 (2.93%) Maven
7 10 (2.66%) Emacs
8 8 (2.13%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.33%) Aptana Studio
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.80%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.27%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.27%) Hudson
12 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
General
1 59 (15.69%) Finance
2 57 (15.16%) Games
3 26 (6.91%) Marketing
4 23 (6.12%) Banking
5 21 (5.59%) Investment Banking
6 18 (4.79%) French Language
7 12 (3.19%) Advertising
8 10 (2.66%) iGaming
9 8 (2.13%) Electronics
9 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.86%) Publishing
11 5 (1.33%) Back Office
12 4 (1.06%) Law
12 4 (1.06%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.80%) Retail
13 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.53%) Front Office
14 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 98 (26.06%) Developer
2 67 (17.82%) Systems Administrator
2 67 (17.82%) Administrator
3 46 (12.23%) Analyst
4 40 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
5 38 (10.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 32 (8.51%) PHP Developer
6 32 (8.51%) Web Developer
7 27 (7.18%) Support Analyst
8 23 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
9 22 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
10 21 (5.59%) Support Engineer
11 19 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (4.79%) Account Manager
12 18 (4.79%) UNIX Administrator
12 18 (4.79%) Technical Manager
12 18 (4.79%) Technical Account Manager
13 17 (4.52%) UNIX Engineer
13 17 (4.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 17 (4.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (23.14%) CSS
2 79 (21.01%) HTML
3 58 (15.43%) jQuery
4 54 (14.36%) Web Services
5 45 (11.97%) LAMP
5 45 (11.97%) Ajax
6 43 (11.44%) Sass
7 38 (10.11%) SOAP
8 36 (9.57%) XML
9 35 (9.31%) .NET
10 28 (7.45%) HTML5
11 24 (6.38%) RESTful
11 24 (6.38%) XHTML
12 20 (5.32%) J2EE
13 19 (5.05%) Middleware
13 19 (5.05%) Laravel
14 18 (4.79%) CSS3
15 17 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (4.26%) JSON
17 14 (3.72%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.78%) Open Source
2 16 (4.26%) CLARiiON
2 16 (4.26%) Clustering
3 15 (3.99%) E-Learning
3 15 (3.99%) VLE
3 15 (3.99%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.72%) PKI
5 12 (3.19%) User Experience
6 11 (2.93%) Learning Management System
7 10 (2.66%) Mobile Games
8 9 (2.39%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.13%) iPad
10 7 (1.86%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.86%) BBC
10 7 (1.86%) Telematics
10 7 (1.86%) Photography
10 7 (1.86%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.60%) Celerra
11 6 (1.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 242 (64.36%) Linux
2 154 (40.96%) UNIX
3 105 (27.93%) Windows
4 73 (19.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (9.84%) Solaris
5 37 (9.84%) CentOS
6 30 (7.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (4.79%) Ubuntu
9 15 (3.99%) Debian
10 11 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (2.66%) AIX
12 9 (2.39%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.33%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.06%) Android
14 4 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.53%) SUSE
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (12.23%) DevOps
2 41 (10.90%) OO
3 39 (10.37%) Load Balancing
4 38 (10.11%) Migration
5 36 (9.57%) OOP
5 36 (9.57%) E-Commerce
6 31 (8.24%) ITIL
7 30 (7.98%) Capacity Planning
8 29 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (7.18%) Configuration Management
9 27 (7.18%) Time Management
10 26 (6.91%) Web Development
11 22 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (5.05%) MVC
13 18 (4.79%) Software Engineering
13 18 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (4.52%) Software Deployment
15 16 (4.26%) Mentoring
16 15 (3.99%) Data Modelling
17 14 (3.72%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 123 (32.71%) PHP
2 99 (26.33%) SQL
3 86 (22.87%) JavaScript
4 79 (21.01%) Perl
5 76 (20.21%) Python
6 74 (19.68%) Bash Shell
7 64 (17.02%) Shell Script
8 53 (14.10%) Java
9 25 (6.65%) PHP5
10 18 (4.79%) PowerShell
11 17 (4.52%) VBScript
12 11 (2.93%) C
13 10 (2.66%) C#
13 10 (2.66%) Ruby
14 9 (2.39%) C++
14 9 (2.39%) Bourne shell
14 9 (2.39%) sed
15 7 (1.86%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.60%) Korn
Qualifications
1 43 (11.44%) Degree
2 23 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (4.79%) CCNP
4 12 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.93%) MCSE
5 11 (2.93%) CCNA
6 9 (2.39%) RHCE
7 6 (1.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.60%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.33%) CCSA
8 5 (1.33%) MCSA
9 4 (1.06%) MCP
9 4 (1.06%) CCIE
10 2 (0.53%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (0.53%) CISSP
11 1 (0.27%) CCVP
11 1 (0.27%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.93%) SLA
2 6 (1.60%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 88 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (14.10%) vSphere
3 49 (13.03%) NFS
4 31 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (7.71%) Active Directory
6 28 (7.45%) VMware ESX
7 22 (5.85%) Postfix
8 21 (5.59%) Sendmail
9 15 (3.99%) Hyper-V
10 14 (3.72%) Varnish
10 14 (3.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 13 (3.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (3.46%) XenApp
12 12 (3.19%) Veritas File System
13 11 (2.93%) Samba
14 10 (2.66%) Docker
15 7 (1.86%) XenServer
16 6 (1.60%) Xen
16 6 (1.60%) Firmware
16 6 (1.60%) iptables
Systems Management
1 45 (11.97%) Puppet
2 31 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (7.18%) Nagios
4 13 (3.46%) cPanel
5 11 (2.93%) Red Hat Satellite
5 11 (2.93%) Legato
6 10 (2.66%) Tivoli
6 10 (2.66%) Cacti
7 9 (2.39%) Ansible
8 8 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (1.86%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.86%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (1.60%) Kibana
10 6 (1.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 6 (1.60%) ZABBIX
10 6 (1.60%) Zenoss
11 5 (1.33%) BladeLogic
11 5 (1.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 120 (31.91%) VMware
2 84 (22.34%) Oracle
3 81 (21.54%) Red Hat
4 45 (11.97%) Microsoft
5 42 (11.17%) Cisco
6 37 (9.84%) HP
7 31 (8.24%) Zend
8 30 (7.98%) Citrix
9 27 (7.18%) Sun
10 25 (6.65%) EMC
11 21 (5.59%) Veritas
12 19 (5.05%) Intel
13 18 (4.79%) NetApp
14 16 (4.26%) Adobe
15 15 (3.99%) Juniper
16 14 (3.72%) IBM
17 13 (3.46%) F5
18 11 (2.93%) CheckPoint
18 11 (2.93%) Symantec
19 9 (2.39%) hybris
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: 2 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Johnson & Johnson
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £37000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago