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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 699 742 727
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -15
Permanent jobs citing SSH 162 210 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 1.24% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 147 182 206
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,650 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.61% +11.87%
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
14845 16968 19699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.37% 16.73% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12123 14159 15917
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 2 December 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 2 December 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
South East +88 56 £45,000 +28.57% 5
London +29 51 £62,500 +22.54% 10
South West +28 23 £37,500 - 6
East of England -5 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Midlands -3 9 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Yorkshire +23 7 £30,000 +9.09% 1
North West -37 3 £32,500 -7.14% 2
East Midlands +4 2 £37,500 -31.81%
North East - 1 £60,000 -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 216 (65.26%) Linux
2 118 (35.65%) TCP/IP
2 118 (35.65%) DNS
3 107 (32.33%) Windows
4 102 (30.82%) Firewall
5 92 (27.79%) MySQL
5 92 (27.79%) VPN
6 91 (27.49%) FTP
7 90 (27.19%) Cisco
8 86 (25.98%) HTTP
9 84 (25.38%) Git (software)
10 75 (22.66%) Microsoft
10 75 (22.66%) Apache
11 74 (22.36%) Unix
12 71 (21.45%) SQL
12 71 (21.45%) LAN
13 69 (20.85%) JavaScript
14 68 (20.54%) Finance
14 68 (20.54%) VMware
15 67 (20.24%) WAN
16 66 (19.94%) SMTP
16 66 (19.94%) HTML
17 64 (19.34%) Python
18 63 (19.03%) PHP
19 61 (18.43%) CSS
20 59 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
21 58 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (15.71%) jQuery
22 52 (15.71%) SSL
23 50 (15.11%) DHCP

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 75 (22.66%) Apache
2 39 (11.78%) Tomcat
3 30 (9.06%) IIS
4 24 (7.25%) nginx
5 12 (3.63%) WordPress
6 8 (2.42%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.11%) Drupal
7 7 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.11%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.81%) JBoss
9 5 (1.51%) Confluence
10 4 (1.21%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.21%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 3 (0.91%) CMS
11 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.60%) Moodle
12 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.42%) MS Office
3 6 (1.81%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) HipChat
6 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (7.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.91%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.23%) SaaS
3 11 (3.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.42%) G Suite
6 6 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.81%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.81%) GitHub
7 5 (1.51%) Office 365
8 4 (1.21%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.91%) Heroku
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.60%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.60%) Route 53
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.30%) PaaS
11 1 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 118 (35.65%) DNS
1 118 (35.65%) TCP/IP
2 102 (30.82%) Firewall
3 92 (27.79%) VPN
4 91 (27.49%) FTP
5 86 (25.98%) HTTP
6 71 (21.45%) LAN
7 67 (20.24%) WAN
8 66 (19.94%) SMTP
9 52 (15.71%) SSL
10 50 (15.11%) DHCP
11 46 (13.90%) IPsec
12 42 (12.69%) LDAP
13 41 (12.39%) Network Security
14 36 (10.88%) Internet
15 32 (9.67%) SAN
16 29 (8.76%) HTTPS
16 29 (8.76%) VLAN
17 26 (7.85%) SNMP
18 24 (7.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (27.79%) MySQL
2 34 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (6.95%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.23%) DB2
5 11 (3.32%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.81%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.81%) Redis
8 5 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.91%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.91%) TokuMX
11 2 (0.60%) GIS
11 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.60%) NonStop SQL
12 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 84 (25.38%) Git (software)
2 35 (10.57%) JIRA
3 33 (9.97%) Grunt
4 25 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (7.25%) Jasmine
5 24 (7.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 23 (6.95%) Jenkins
7 22 (6.65%) Zephyr
8 19 (5.74%) Subversion
8 19 (5.74%) webpack
9 12 (3.63%) gulp
9 12 (3.63%) Selenium
10 8 (2.42%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.11%) Maven
12 4 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.21%) CircleCI
12 4 (1.21%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.21%) Protractor
12 4 (1.21%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 68 (20.54%) Finance
2 40 (12.08%) Marketing
3 38 (11.48%) Telecoms
4 24 (7.25%) Electronics
4 24 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 19 (5.74%) French Language
6 17 (5.14%) Retail
7 16 (4.83%) Banking
8 10 (3.02%) Law
9 7 (2.11%) Games
10 4 (1.21%) German Language
10 4 (1.21%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (1.21%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.60%) Advertising
11 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Military
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (27.49%) Developer
2 50 (15.11%) Linux Engineer
3 48 (14.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 42 (12.69%) Network Engineer
5 29 (8.76%) Administrator
5 29 (8.76%) Analyst
6 26 (7.85%) Support Engineer
6 26 (7.85%) Unix Engineer
7 22 (6.65%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (5.44%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (5.14%) Linux Administrator
9 17 (5.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 14 (4.23%) Linux Support
10 14 (4.23%) Security Engineer
10 14 (4.23%) Tester
11 13 (3.93%) Cisco Engineer
11 13 (3.93%) Integration Developer
11 13 (3.93%) Support Analyst
12 12 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.94%) HTML
2 61 (18.43%) CSS
3 52 (15.71%) jQuery
4 50 (15.11%) LAMP
5 46 (13.90%) Web Services
6 32 (9.67%) SOAP
7 30 (9.06%) AngularJS
7 30 (9.06%) REST
8 24 (7.25%) React
9 23 (6.95%) Gherkin
9 23 (6.95%) LEMP Stack
9 23 (6.95%) Sass
10 22 (6.65%) CSS3
10 22 (6.65%) HTML5
11 14 (4.23%) .NET
11 14 (4.23%) XML
12 11 (3.32%) Node.js
13 10 (3.02%) Ajax
13 10 (3.02%) LESS
14 9 (2.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.65%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.34%) PKI
4 18 (5.44%) Replication
5 16 (4.83%) Statistics
6 13 (3.93%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.02%) Virtual Team
8 9 (2.72%) PACS
9 8 (2.42%) e-Learning
10 7 (2.11%) Animation
11 6 (1.81%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.81%) FMCG
11 6 (1.81%) IVR
11 6 (1.81%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.51%) Biology
12 5 (1.51%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.21%) Clustering
13 4 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 216 (65.26%) Linux
2 107 (32.33%) Windows
3 74 (22.36%) Unix
4 38 (11.48%) CentOS
5 35 (10.57%) Windows Server
6 28 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (6.95%) Solaris
8 22 (6.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (5.44%) Ubuntu
11 16 (4.83%) Fedora
12 12 (3.63%) Debian
13 11 (3.32%) Windows 7
14 9 (2.72%) Mac OS X
15 8 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (1.51%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.51%) Windows 10
17 4 (1.21%) Mac OS
17 4 (1.21%) Windows 8
17 4 (1.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (14.50%) Front End Development
3 41 (12.39%) Load Balancing
3 41 (12.39%) Web Development
4 38 (11.48%) ITIL
5 29 (8.76%) BDD
6 28 (8.46%) Scrum
7 26 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (7.85%) OO
7 26 (7.85%) TDD
8 25 (7.55%) Configuration Management
8 25 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
8 25 (7.55%) Mentoring
9 24 (7.25%) Programme Management
10 22 (6.65%) Kanban
11 21 (6.34%) Pair Programming
12 20 (6.04%) DevOps
13 19 (5.74%) Defect Management
13 19 (5.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (21.45%) SQL
2 69 (20.85%) JavaScript
3 64 (19.34%) Python
4 63 (19.03%) PHP
5 46 (13.90%) Perl
6 45 (13.60%) Java
7 43 (12.99%) Bash Shell
8 34 (10.27%) Shell Script
9 29 (8.76%) Ruby
10 26 (7.85%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.32%) ActionScript
11 11 (3.32%) ActionScript 2.0
11 11 (3.32%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.51%) ABAP
12 5 (1.51%) C#
13 4 (1.21%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (1.21%) ES6
13 4 (1.21%) Korn
14 3 (0.91%) Scala
15 2 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (11.48%) Degree
3 28 (8.46%) CCNA
4 24 (7.25%) CCNP
5 22 (6.65%) ISTQB
6 20 (6.04%) RHCE
7 19 (5.74%) ISEB
8 18 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (4.53%) RHCSA
10 10 (3.02%) CISSP
10 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (2.72%) CCIE
12 6 (1.81%) MCSA
13 5 (1.51%) CISM
13 5 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (1.21%) CEH
14 4 (1.21%) CompTIA Security+
14 4 (1.21%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.21%) MCSE
14 4 (1.21%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.14%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.42%) QA
3 4 (1.21%) SLA
4 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.91%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.30%) DICOM
5 1 (0.30%) HL7
5 1 (0.30%) SDET
System Software
1 58 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (13.60%) Active Directory
3 24 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (6.04%) iptables
4 20 (6.04%) VMware ESX
5 19 (5.74%) Postfix
5 19 (5.74%) Samba
6 17 (5.14%) Sendmail
7 16 (4.83%) NFS
8 13 (3.93%) Firmware
8 13 (3.93%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 12 (3.63%) Docker
9 12 (3.63%) Hyper-V
10 9 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (1.81%) vSphere
12 5 (1.51%) Varnish
12 5 (1.51%) XenServer
13 4 (1.21%) OpenSSH
13 4 (1.21%) Terminal Server
13 4 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (12.08%) Puppet
2 36 (10.88%) Nagios
3 26 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (7.25%) Oracle ZFS
5 22 (6.65%) Ansible
6 16 (4.83%) Cacti
7 14 (4.23%) NetBackup
7 14 (4.23%) Red Hat Satellite
8 13 (3.93%) HP Data Protector
9 11 (3.32%) SCOM
10 9 (2.72%) Nmap
11 8 (2.42%) logstash
11 8 (2.42%) Salt
11 8 (2.42%) ZABBIX
12 7 (2.11%) Graphite
13 5 (1.51%) Kibana
13 5 (1.51%) Nessus
14 4 (1.21%) Backup Exec
14 4 (1.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 4 (1.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (27.19%) Cisco
2 75 (22.66%) Microsoft
3 68 (20.54%) VMware
4 50 (15.11%) HP
5 45 (13.60%) Red Hat
6 41 (12.39%) Oracle
7 29 (8.76%) Juniper
7 29 (8.76%) SAP
8 19 (5.74%) F5
9 17 (5.14%) CheckPoint
10 16 (4.83%) NetApp
10 16 (4.83%) Sun
11 13 (3.93%) Axway
12 10 (3.02%) Dell
12 10 (3.02%) Google
12 10 (3.02%) Sybase
13 9 (2.72%) NETGEAR
13 9 (2.72%) Splunk
14 7 (2.11%) CommVault
14 7 (2.11%) Qualys
Solihull
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension+Great company
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £51,000 and wonderful benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nice Systems Uk Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Centrica
Salary: Circa, £62,000 + bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Plymouth
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - 30,000K DOE + Excellent Company Benefits + Perks
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 15 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 9 days ago