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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 710 701 681
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing SSH 168 167 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.91% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 136 131 144
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
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
18686 18261 20789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.28% 17.11% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15005 14504 16864
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +10 94 £56,250 +9.75% 9
South East +28 38 £45,000 +5.88% 7
East of England +22 21 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Yorkshire -10 12 £40,000 - 2
North West +10 3 £30,000 -35.13% 1
South West -16 3 £37,500 +2.04% 1
West Midlands -26 2 £25,175 -8.45%
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 256 (65.64%) Linux
2 171 (43.85%) MySQL
3 164 (42.05%) UNIX
4 143 (36.67%) DNS
5 133 (34.10%) TCP/IP
6 127 (32.56%) VMware
7 126 (32.31%) FTP
7 126 (32.31%) PHP
8 111 (28.46%) Windows
9 101 (25.90%) Apache
10 95 (24.36%) SQL
11 92 (23.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 89 (22.82%) Perl
13 87 (22.31%) CSS
13 87 (22.31%) Red Hat
14 86 (22.05%) Oracle
15 84 (21.54%) JavaScript
15 84 (21.54%) Bash Shell
16 83 (21.28%) Python
17 77 (19.74%) Firewall
18 76 (19.49%) HTML
18 76 (19.49%) Git (software)
19 69 (17.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 67 (17.18%) SMTP
21 65 (16.67%) Shell Script
22 64 (16.41%) HTTP
23 63 (16.15%) Java
24 61 (15.64%) SQL Server
25 60 (15.38%) Finance
26 59 (15.13%) Web Services

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 101 (25.90%) Apache
2 44 (11.28%) nginx
3 42 (10.77%) JBoss
4 40 (10.26%) IIS
5 39 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 26 (6.67%) WordPress
7 18 (4.62%) MS Exchange
7 18 (4.62%) Moodle
8 17 (4.36%) Drupal
8 17 (4.36%) WebLogic
9 16 (4.10%) CMS
10 15 (3.85%) Apache Solr
11 13 (3.33%) WebSphere
12 12 (3.08%) SharePoint
13 10 (2.56%) Joomla!
14 9 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (1.79%) OpenStack
15 7 (1.79%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 31 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.18%) MS Office
3 12 (3.08%) Photoshop
4 8 (2.05%) Fireworks
4 8 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.56%) Fredhopper
2 9 (2.31%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.79%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.92%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (5.13%) Amazon S3
4 14 (3.59%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (3.59%) Amazon Glacier
5 11 (2.82%) GitHub
6 10 (2.56%) IaaS
7 9 (2.31%) PaaS
8 7 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.54%) Office 365
10 5 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (0.51%) Route 53
12 2 (0.51%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.26%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 143 (36.67%) DNS
2 133 (34.10%) TCP/IP
3 126 (32.31%) FTP
4 77 (19.74%) Firewall
5 67 (17.18%) SMTP
6 64 (16.41%) HTTP
7 57 (14.62%) SAN
8 54 (13.85%) SSL
8 54 (13.85%) Telnet
9 52 (13.33%) DHCP
10 46 (11.79%) VPN
11 39 (10.00%) Internet
12 38 (9.74%) LAN
13 33 (8.46%) WAN
14 30 (7.69%) PuTTY
15 25 (6.41%) Network Security
16 24 (6.15%) BGP
16 24 (6.15%) LDAP
17 23 (5.90%) IMAP
18 22 (5.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (43.85%) MySQL
2 61 (15.64%) SQL Server
3 39 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.18%) RDBMS
5 22 (5.64%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (4.36%) Big Data
9 16 (4.10%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.59%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (1.79%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.28%) DB2
13 5 (1.28%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.77%) Redis
16 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
16 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (0.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 76 (19.49%) Git (software)
2 46 (11.79%) Subversion
3 37 (9.49%) JIRA
4 21 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.10%) Toad
6 13 (3.33%) Grunt
7 12 (3.08%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.82%) Ant
8 11 (2.82%) Maven
9 10 (2.56%) Emacs
10 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.28%) Aptana Studio
12 4 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.03%) PHPUnit
13 3 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.51%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.51%) JSHint
15 1 (0.26%) Artifactory
15 1 (0.26%) WinDbg
15 1 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 60 (15.38%) Finance
2 57 (14.62%) Games
3 26 (6.67%) Marketing
4 23 (5.90%) Banking
5 22 (5.64%) French Language
6 21 (5.38%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.82%) Advertising
8 10 (2.56%) iGaming
9 9 (2.31%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.79%) Publishing
11 6 (1.54%) Electronics
12 5 (1.28%) Back Office
12 5 (1.28%) Retail
13 4 (1.03%) Law
14 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.77%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.51%) Billing
15 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.51%) Front Office
16 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (24.62%) Developer
2 74 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
3 72 (18.46%) Administrator
4 50 (12.82%) Analyst
5 48 (12.31%) Linux Administrator
6 46 (11.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 34 (8.72%) Web Developer
8 32 (8.21%) Support Analyst
9 30 (7.69%) PHP Developer
10 26 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
11 25 (6.41%) Support Engineer
12 21 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (5.38%) UNIX Administrator
12 21 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (5.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 19 (4.87%) Account Manager
14 19 (4.87%) Technical Manager
14 19 (4.87%) Technical Account Manager
15 18 (4.62%) Network Engineer
16 17 (4.36%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (22.31%) CSS
2 76 (19.49%) HTML
3 59 (15.13%) Web Services
4 57 (14.62%) jQuery
5 45 (11.54%) LAMP
6 43 (11.03%) Ajax
7 41 (10.51%) SOAP
8 38 (9.74%) XML
8 38 (9.74%) Sass
9 29 (7.44%) .NET
10 25 (6.41%) HTML5
11 24 (6.15%) RESTful
12 23 (5.90%) Middleware
13 21 (5.38%) CSS3
13 21 (5.38%) Laravel
14 20 (5.13%) J2EE
15 19 (4.87%) XHTML
15 19 (4.87%) JSON
16 18 (4.62%) JDBC
16 18 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.49%) Open Source
2 18 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.10%) Clustering
5 15 (3.85%) E-Learning
5 15 (3.85%) VLE
6 14 (3.59%) iPad
7 13 (3.33%) CLARiiON
7 13 (3.33%) PKI
8 11 (2.82%) Learning Management System
9 10 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.56%) Mobile Games
9 10 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.56%) User Experience
10 9 (2.31%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.79%) BBC
11 7 (1.79%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.79%) Photography
12 6 (1.54%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 256 (65.64%) Linux
2 164 (42.05%) UNIX
3 111 (28.46%) Windows
4 69 (17.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (10.51%) CentOS
6 34 (8.72%) Solaris
7 29 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (5.38%) Ubuntu
10 16 (4.10%) Debian
11 11 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (2.56%) AIX
13 8 (2.05%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.03%) Scientific Linux
15 3 (0.77%) Android
16 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (11.54%) OO
1 45 (11.54%) Load Balancing
2 43 (11.03%) DevOps
3 42 (10.77%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 35 (8.97%) ITIL
6 34 (8.72%) OOP
6 34 (8.72%) Migration
7 33 (8.46%) Configuration Management
8 30 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (6.41%) Time Management
11 24 (6.15%) Web Development
12 21 (5.38%) MVC
13 20 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (4.87%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.87%) Mentoring
15 16 (4.10%) Software Deployment
16 15 (3.85%) Data Modelling
17 14 (3.59%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 126 (32.31%) PHP
2 95 (24.36%) SQL
3 89 (22.82%) Perl
4 84 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 84 (21.54%) Bash Shell
5 83 (21.28%) Python
6 65 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 63 (16.15%) Java
8 25 (6.41%) PHP5
9 18 (4.62%) VBScript
10 17 (4.36%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.33%) C++
12 11 (2.82%) C
13 9 (2.31%) C#
13 9 (2.31%) Ruby
13 9 (2.31%) Bourne shell
13 9 (2.31%) sed
14 7 (1.79%) Korn
15 6 (1.54%) AWK
15 6 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (12.31%) Degree
2 26 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (5.38%) CCNP
4 12 (3.08%) CCNA
4 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.82%) MCSE
6 9 (2.31%) RHCE
7 6 (1.54%) CCIE
7 6 (1.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.54%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.28%) CCSA
8 5 (1.28%) MCSA
9 4 (1.03%) MCP
9 4 (1.03%) PMP
9 4 (1.03%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.77%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.51%) CISSP
11 2 (0.51%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.82%) SLA
2 5 (1.28%) QA
3 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 92 (23.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (13.33%) NFS
3 51 (13.08%) vSphere
4 35 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (7.44%) VMware ESX
6 27 (6.92%) Active Directory
7 25 (6.41%) Postfix
8 22 (5.64%) Sendmail
9 15 (3.85%) Hyper-V
10 13 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 13 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 12 (3.08%) XenApp
11 12 (3.08%) Firmware
12 11 (2.82%) Samba
12 11 (2.82%) Veritas File System
13 10 (2.56%) Docker
14 8 (2.05%) Varnish
14 8 (2.05%) KVM
14 8 (2.05%) Xen
15 7 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (12.82%) Puppet
2 36 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (8.21%) Nagios
4 14 (3.59%) Tivoli
4 14 (3.59%) Ansible
5 13 (3.33%) cPanel
6 11 (2.82%) Red Hat Satellite
6 11 (2.82%) Cacti
7 10 (2.56%) Legato
8 9 (2.31%) Vagrant
9 8 (2.05%) ZABBIX
9 8 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (1.79%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.54%) BladeLogic
11 6 (1.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (1.54%) Zenoss
11 6 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (1.28%) Kibana
12 5 (1.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 127 (32.56%) VMware
2 87 (22.31%) Red Hat
3 86 (22.05%) Oracle
4 49 (12.56%) Microsoft
5 41 (10.51%) Cisco
6 34 (8.72%) HP
7 31 (7.95%) Citrix
8 28 (7.18%) Zend
9 24 (6.15%) Sun
10 22 (5.64%) EMC
11 20 (5.13%) Intel
11 20 (5.13%) Veritas
12 16 (4.10%) F5
13 15 (3.85%) hybris
13 15 (3.85%) NetApp
13 15 (3.85%) Juniper
13 15 (3.85%) Adobe
14 14 (3.59%) IBM
15 11 (2.82%) Symantec
16 10 (2.56%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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