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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 713 747 681
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -66
Permanent jobs citing SSH 167 185 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.09% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 149 161 246
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
15234 16928 19432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.94% 16.74% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12577 14157 15402
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +60 59 £45,000 +91.48% 10
London +8 47 £57,000 +1.33% 13
South West +8 22 £27,500 -26.66% 4
North West +11 16 £32,500 -7.14% 2
East of England +6 14 £45,000 - 2
North East +6 4 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -18 3 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Yorkshire +13 1 £27,000 -53.04% 4
East Midlands +12 1 - -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 229 (63.43%) Linux
2 139 (38.50%) TCP/IP
3 136 (37.67%) DNS
4 115 (31.86%) Cisco
4 115 (31.86%) FTP
5 110 (30.47%) HTTP
6 109 (30.19%) VPN
7 105 (29.09%) MySQL
8 104 (28.81%) Firewall
9 102 (28.25%) Git (software)
10 95 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 91 (25.21%) HTML
11 91 (25.21%) PHP
11 91 (25.21%) CSS
12 88 (24.38%) Windows
13 87 (24.10%) Unix
14 84 (23.27%) SMTP
15 80 (22.16%) VMware
16 79 (21.88%) jQuery
17 78 (21.61%) Python
18 76 (21.05%) SQL
19 73 (20.22%) Microsoft
20 72 (19.94%) Finance
21 69 (19.11%) LAMP
22 68 (18.84%) Apache
23 66 (18.28%) Web Development
24 65 (18.01%) IPsec
25 64 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
26 61 (16.90%) Perl
27 60 (16.62%) LAN

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 68 (18.84%) Apache
2 34 (9.42%) nginx
3 20 (5.54%) IIS
3 20 (5.54%) Tomcat
4 16 (4.43%) WordPress
5 15 (4.16%) Confluence
6 7 (1.94%) Gunicorn
6 7 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.66%) Drupal
8 5 (1.39%) CMS
8 5 (1.39%) JBoss
8 5 (1.39%) Moodle
8 5 (1.39%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.11%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.55%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.55%) PrestaShop
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 28 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.77%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.49%) MS Office
4 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) HipChat
6 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (6.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.22%) Magento
3 2 (0.55%) Line 500
3 2 (0.55%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.28%) Documaker
4 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.71%) SaaS
3 8 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 7 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (1.66%) Heroku
5 6 (1.66%) Office 365
6 5 (1.39%) GitHub
6 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.11%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.83%) IaaS
9 2 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.55%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.55%) Route 53
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 139 (38.50%) TCP/IP
2 136 (37.67%) DNS
3 115 (31.86%) FTP
4 110 (30.47%) HTTP
5 109 (30.19%) VPN
6 104 (28.81%) Firewall
7 84 (23.27%) SMTP
8 65 (18.01%) IPsec
9 60 (16.62%) LAN
10 57 (15.79%) WAN
11 55 (15.24%) Network Security
12 50 (13.85%) DHCP
13 47 (13.02%) Internet
14 43 (11.91%) SSL
15 40 (11.08%) LDAP
16 34 (9.42%) OSPF
16 34 (9.42%) SNMP
17 30 (8.31%) Wireless
18 29 (8.03%) BGP
19 27 (7.48%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (29.09%) MySQL
2 43 (11.91%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (4.43%) MongoDB
3 16 (4.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.22%) Redis
6 4 (1.11%) DB2
6 4 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.11%) MariaDB
6 4 (1.11%) TokuMX
7 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.55%) Big Data
8 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.28%) GIS
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 102 (28.25%) Git (software)
2 45 (12.47%) Grunt
3 38 (10.53%) JIRA
4 37 (10.25%) Subversion
5 30 (8.31%) Jenkins
6 20 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (4.99%) gulp
7 18 (4.99%) Jasmine
7 18 (4.99%) Karma Test Runner
7 18 (4.99%) Selenium
7 18 (4.99%) Zephyr
8 17 (4.71%) Cucumber
8 17 (4.71%) webpack
9 12 (3.32%) Maven
10 8 (2.22%) NUnit
11 5 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.39%) Robotium
11 5 (1.39%) RSpec
12 4 (1.11%) JSHint
13 3 (0.83%) Mercurial
General
1 72 (19.94%) Finance
2 35 (9.70%) Marketing
3 25 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.37%) Electronics
4 23 (6.37%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.99%) Banking
6 17 (4.71%) French Language
7 13 (3.60%) Law
8 12 (3.32%) Retail
9 6 (1.66%) Games
10 5 (1.39%) Publishing
11 3 (0.83%) Advertising
12 2 (0.55%) Automotive
12 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 114 (31.58%) Developer
2 59 (16.34%) Network Engineer
3 54 (14.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 52 (14.40%) Linux Engineer
5 32 (8.86%) Support Engineer
6 24 (6.65%) Senior Developer
7 23 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
8 21 (5.82%) Cisco Engineer
8 21 (5.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 20 (5.54%) Analyst
9 20 (5.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 19 (5.26%) Administrator
11 18 (4.99%) Juniper Engineer
11 18 (4.99%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 17 (4.71%) Java Developer
12 17 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (4.43%) PHP Developer
13 16 (4.43%) Unix Engineer
14 14 (3.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (25.21%) CSS
1 91 (25.21%) HTML
2 79 (21.88%) jQuery
3 69 (19.11%) LAMP
4 48 (13.30%) Sass
5 39 (10.80%) AngularJS
6 36 (9.97%) Web Services
7 30 (8.31%) REST
8 29 (8.03%) React
9 25 (6.93%) LEMP Stack
9 25 (6.93%) SOAP
10 23 (6.37%) Gherkin
10 23 (6.37%) HTML5
11 22 (6.09%) CSS3
11 22 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (3.88%) Ajax
13 13 (3.60%) .NET
14 12 (3.32%) LESS
14 12 (3.32%) Middleware
15 11 (3.05%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.70%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.93%) PKI
4 17 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.71%) PACS
4 17 (4.71%) Virtual Team
5 13 (3.60%) Replication
6 11 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.05%) FMCG
7 9 (2.49%) Animation
7 9 (2.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (2.49%) e-Learning
8 8 (2.22%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.22%) IVR
9 7 (1.94%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.66%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.66%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.66%) Statistics
11 5 (1.39%) Biology
12 4 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 229 (63.43%) Linux
2 88 (24.38%) Windows
3 87 (24.10%) Unix
4 44 (12.19%) CentOS
5 31 (8.59%) Windows Server
6 25 (6.93%) Solaris
7 17 (4.71%) Fedora
8 16 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (4.43%) Ubuntu
9 12 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.77%) Mac OS X
11 9 (2.49%) AIX
11 9 (2.49%) Windows 7
12 7 (1.94%) Debian
13 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.11%) SUSE
14 4 (1.11%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.83%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.28%) Web Development
2 64 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (14.96%) Front End Development
4 53 (14.68%) ITIL
5 52 (14.40%) Load Balancing
6 39 (10.80%) OO
7 37 (10.25%) TDD
8 32 (8.86%) Scrum
9 28 (7.76%) DevOps
10 27 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
10 27 (7.48%) Workflow
11 26 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (6.93%) BDD
13 23 (6.37%) Programme Management
13 23 (6.37%) Project Management
13 23 (6.37%) SDLC
14 21 (5.82%) Information Security
15 20 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (5.54%) High Availability
15 20 (5.54%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 95 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 91 (25.21%) PHP
3 78 (21.61%) Python
4 76 (21.05%) SQL
5 61 (16.90%) Perl
6 56 (15.51%) Java
7 42 (11.63%) Shell Script
8 41 (11.36%) Bash Shell
9 38 (10.53%) Ruby
10 22 (6.09%) PowerShell
11 15 (4.16%) C++
12 10 (2.77%) Bourne shell
12 10 (2.77%) C
12 10 (2.77%) C-shell
13 7 (1.94%) ActionScript
13 7 (1.94%) ActionScript 2.0
13 7 (1.94%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.66%) C#
15 5 (1.39%) Korn
15 5 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (13.02%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (10.25%) Degree
3 29 (8.03%) CCNP
4 26 (7.20%) CCNA
5 24 (6.65%) ISTQB
6 21 (5.82%) ISEB
6 21 (5.82%) RHCE
7 20 (5.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (4.71%) RHCSA
9 12 (3.32%) CCIE
10 10 (2.77%) MBA
11 9 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (1.94%) CISSP
13 6 (1.66%) JNCIA
13 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (1.39%) MCSA
15 4 (1.11%) MCITP
16 3 (0.83%) CCDE
16 3 (0.83%) CCSP
16 3 (0.83%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.88%) PCI DSS
2 13 (3.60%) SLA
3 11 (3.05%) QA
4 5 (1.39%) PA-DSS
5 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) DICOM
6 1 (0.28%) HL7
6 1 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 58 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (9.97%) Active Directory
3 28 (7.76%) VMware ESX
3 28 (7.76%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (6.37%) Postfix
5 20 (5.54%) Hyper-V
5 20 (5.54%) Sendmail
6 15 (4.16%) vSphere
7 11 (3.05%) Docker
7 11 (3.05%) iptables
8 9 (2.49%) NFS
9 5 (1.39%) LXC
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (1.39%) Samba
9 5 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.11%) FreeRADIUS
10 4 (1.11%) Gluster
10 4 (1.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 4 (1.11%) KVM
10 4 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (8.86%) Puppet
2 27 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (4.99%) Nagios
3 18 (4.99%) Oracle ZFS
4 15 (4.16%) Ansible
5 10 (2.77%) ZABBIX
6 9 (2.49%) NetBackup
6 9 (2.49%) SCOM
7 7 (1.94%) Cacti
8 6 (1.66%) Salt
9 5 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (1.39%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.39%) logstash
9 5 (1.39%) Nmap
10 4 (1.11%) Control-M
10 4 (1.11%) Graylog
10 4 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (1.11%) Icinga
10 4 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 115 (31.86%) Cisco
2 80 (22.16%) VMware
3 73 (20.22%) Microsoft
4 43 (11.91%) HP
4 43 (11.91%) Juniper
4 43 (11.91%) Red Hat
5 38 (10.53%) Oracle
6 26 (7.20%) SAP
7 25 (6.93%) F5
8 18 (4.99%) Sybase
9 16 (4.43%) Sun
10 14 (3.88%) CheckPoint
11 13 (3.60%) EMC
12 10 (2.77%) Dell
13 9 (2.49%) BMC
13 9 (2.49%) NetApp
14 8 (2.22%) Avaya
14 8 (2.22%) NETGEAR
15 7 (1.94%) Axway
15 7 (1.94%) CommVault
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North East
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
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London
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Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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City, London
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Central London / West End
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London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Woking
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