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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 647 612 665
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +53
Permanent jobs citing SSH 223 258 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.47% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 192 190 189
Average salary £39,699 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.60% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -19.27%
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
18661 17562 21389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.02% 17.46% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15164 13877 17958
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -37 117 £41,125 -21.66% 5
South East -29 31 £38,500 -23.00% 3
East of England 0 22 £47,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire -12 17 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Midlands - 15 £27,850 - 1
North West -7 12 £26,500 -23.18%
East Midlands +21 6 £30,000 +9.09% 1
South West -43 2 - -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 346 (69.34%) Linux
2 222 (44.49%) MySQL
3 215 (43.09%) DNS
4 184 (36.87%) TCP/IP
5 165 (33.07%) Windows
6 163 (32.67%) PHP
6 163 (32.67%) UNIX
7 156 (31.26%) FTP
8 127 (25.45%) CSS
9 126 (25.25%) VMware
10 124 (24.85%) HTTP
11 123 (24.65%) Apache
12 119 (23.85%) HTML
13 117 (23.45%) SQL
14 115 (23.05%) Red Hat
15 112 (22.44%) Perl
16 107 (21.44%) Bash Shell
17 103 (20.64%) JavaScript
18 100 (20.04%) DHCP
18 100 (20.04%) Firewall
19 96 (19.24%) Git (software)
20 95 (19.04%) jQuery
21 94 (18.84%) Python
22 91 (18.24%) Java
23 90 (18.04%) Microsoft
24 88 (17.64%) SMTP
25 85 (17.03%) Cisco
26 84 (16.83%) SSL
26 84 (16.83%) Finance
27 82 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 123 (24.65%) Apache
2 63 (12.63%) nginx
3 58 (11.62%) Tomcat
4 57 (11.42%) IIS
5 49 (9.82%) JBoss
6 35 (7.01%) MS Exchange
7 28 (5.61%) WordPress
8 22 (4.41%) Moodle
8 22 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 21 (4.21%) CMS
10 20 (4.01%) SharePoint
11 17 (3.41%) WebLogic
11 17 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (2.81%) Apache Solr
13 13 (2.61%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.80%) Drupal
15 8 (1.60%) Node.js
16 7 (1.40%) Joomla!
17 4 (0.80%) Zope
17 4 (0.80%) Plone
Applications
1 56 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.82%) MS Office
3 8 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (1.60%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.00%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.80%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.61%) Amazon S3
4 10 (2.00%) IaaS
5 9 (1.80%) PaaS
6 6 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.20%) Route 53
7 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.80%) Joyent
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.20%) Heroku
10 1 (0.20%) Office 365
10 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 215 (43.09%) DNS
2 184 (36.87%) TCP/IP
3 156 (31.26%) FTP
4 124 (24.85%) HTTP
5 100 (20.04%) DHCP
5 100 (20.04%) Firewall
6 88 (17.64%) SMTP
7 84 (16.83%) SSL
8 76 (15.23%) VPN
9 74 (14.83%) WAN
10 68 (13.63%) LAN
11 62 (12.42%) LDAP
12 60 (12.02%) Internet
13 51 (10.22%) Telnet
13 51 (10.22%) SNMP
14 38 (7.62%) SAN
14 38 (7.62%) Cisco IOS
15 35 (7.01%) PuTTY
15 35 (7.01%) Ethernet
16 34 (6.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (44.49%) MySQL
2 55 (11.02%) SQL Server
3 37 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 32 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (6.01%) NoSQL
6 29 (5.81%) RDBMS
7 27 (5.41%) Oracle Database
8 16 (3.21%) MongoDB
9 15 (3.01%) Redis
10 13 (2.61%) MariaDB
11 12 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.00%) Riak
13 5 (1.00%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.60%) Big Data
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle9i Database
16 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 96 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 62 (12.42%) Subversion
3 49 (9.82%) JIRA
4 26 (5.21%) Toad
5 23 (4.61%) Emacs
6 20 (4.01%) Maven
6 20 (4.01%) Ant
7 16 (3.21%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.61%) Grunt
9 12 (2.40%) JSHint
10 10 (2.00%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.00%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.20%) Aptana Studio
12 4 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.40%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.40%) JUnit
13 2 (0.40%) Sublime Text
14 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
14 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
14 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
General
1 84 (16.83%) Finance
2 50 (10.02%) Games
3 27 (5.41%) Banking
4 19 (3.81%) French Language
5 15 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.81%) iGaming
7 13 (2.61%) Marketing
8 12 (2.40%) Law
9 11 (2.20%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.20%) Advertising
10 9 (1.80%) Retail
11 4 (0.80%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.80%) Front Office
12 3 (0.60%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.40%) Billing
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Electronics
14 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (20.24%) Developer
2 81 (16.23%) Systems Administrator
3 79 (15.83%) Administrator
4 74 (14.83%) Analyst
5 58 (11.62%) Linux Administrator
6 53 (10.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 48 (9.62%) Network Engineer
8 46 (9.22%) Systems Engineer
9 45 (9.02%) Support Analyst
10 43 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
11 42 (8.42%) Support Engineer
12 35 (7.01%) PHP Developer
13 33 (6.61%) Web Developer
14 26 (5.21%) UNIX Engineer
15 25 (5.01%) Systems Support
16 24 (4.81%) Systems Analyst
17 20 (4.01%) Security Engineer
17 20 (4.01%) Systems Support Engineer
18 18 (3.61%) Senior Linux Administrator
18 18 (3.61%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (25.45%) CSS
2 119 (23.85%) HTML
3 95 (19.04%) jQuery
4 62 (12.42%) Web Services
4 62 (12.42%) LAMP
5 53 (10.62%) HTML5
6 52 (10.42%) XML
7 47 (9.42%) Ajax
8 40 (8.02%) Middleware
9 30 (6.01%) CSS3
10 29 (5.81%) SOAP
11 28 (5.61%) Sass
12 26 (5.21%) Oracle Fusion
12 26 (5.21%) JSON
13 25 (5.01%) .NET
14 17 (3.41%) J2EE
14 17 (3.41%) JDBC
15 16 (3.21%) Java SE
16 15 (3.01%) Hibernate
16 15 (3.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.81%) PKI
2 29 (5.81%) Clustering
3 28 (5.61%) Open Source
3 28 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 20 (4.01%) E-Learning
5 20 (4.01%) VLE
6 18 (3.61%) Mobile Games
7 16 (3.21%) Learning Management System
8 14 (2.81%) iPad
9 13 (2.61%) LPAR
9 13 (2.61%) DLPAR
10 10 (2.00%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.40%) Photography
11 7 (1.40%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.20%) SecurID
13 5 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.00%) Physics
13 5 (1.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 346 (69.34%) Linux
2 165 (33.07%) Windows
3 163 (32.67%) UNIX
4 76 (15.23%) CentOS
5 70 (14.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (9.82%) Solaris
7 43 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (8.22%) Ubuntu
9 32 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (6.21%) AIX
11 26 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (3.61%) Debian
13 11 (2.20%) Windows 7
14 9 (1.80%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.80%) Scientific Linux
16 4 (0.80%) OpenBSD
16 4 (0.80%) SUSE
16 4 (0.80%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (12.83%) Load Balancing
2 51 (10.22%) OO
3 50 (10.02%) Configuration Management
4 49 (9.82%) ITIL
5 46 (9.22%) Web Development
6 44 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 40 (8.02%) OOP
8 38 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
9 36 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (6.41%) Time Management
10 32 (6.41%) MVC
11 31 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (6.01%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (5.41%) Mentoring
14 23 (4.61%) DevOps
15 21 (4.21%) Network Monitoring
16 20 (4.01%) Migration
16 20 (4.01%) Data Modelling
17 19 (3.81%) OO PHP
18 16 (3.21%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 163 (32.67%) PHP
2 117 (23.45%) SQL
3 112 (22.44%) Perl
4 107 (21.44%) Bash Shell
5 103 (20.64%) JavaScript
6 94 (18.84%) Python
7 91 (18.24%) Java
8 71 (14.23%) Shell Script
9 38 (7.62%) PHP5
10 30 (6.01%) Ruby
11 17 (3.41%) Korn
11 17 (3.41%) C++
12 16 (3.21%) C#
13 15 (3.01%) VBScript
14 14 (2.81%) C
15 13 (2.61%) sed
16 10 (2.00%) T-SQL
16 10 (2.00%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.80%) Scala
18 2 (0.40%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 60 (12.02%) Degree
2 50 (10.02%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (8.22%) CCNP
4 29 (5.81%) CCNA
5 16 (3.21%) CCIE
6 14 (2.81%) RHCE
7 11 (2.20%) CISSP
8 10 (2.00%) CCSA
8 10 (2.00%) CCSE
9 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.60%) MCSE
11 6 (1.20%) MCSA
12 5 (1.00%) MCP
12 5 (1.00%) GCIA
12 5 (1.00%) GCIH
12 5 (1.00%) RHCSA
13 4 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.80%) PMP
13 4 (0.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.80%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.60%) SLA
3 5 (1.00%) COSO
3 5 (1.00%) COBIT
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 82 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.22%) NFS
3 42 (8.42%) Postfix
4 34 (6.81%) vSphere
5 31 (6.21%) VMware ESX
6 26 (5.21%) Active Directory
6 26 (5.21%) Hyper-V
7 24 (4.81%) Sendmail
8 22 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (4.01%) Xen
10 18 (3.61%) Firmware
11 12 (2.40%) Shibboleth
11 12 (2.40%) KVM
11 12 (2.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 10 (2.00%) Varnish
13 9 (1.80%) Squid
13 9 (1.80%) XenServer
14 8 (1.60%) Veritas File System
14 8 (1.60%) XenApp
15 7 (1.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 67 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (13.03%) Puppet
3 45 (9.02%) Nagios
4 39 (7.82%) Tivoli
5 26 (5.21%) Ansible
6 18 (3.61%) yum
7 13 (2.61%) CFEngine
7 13 (2.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (2.61%) Salt
8 10 (2.00%) ZABBIX
9 9 (1.80%) SCOM
10 8 (1.60%) Red Hat Satellite
10 8 (1.60%) cPanel
11 7 (1.40%) ITRS Geneos
11 7 (1.40%) Legato
11 7 (1.40%) Cacti
12 6 (1.20%) Backup Exec
13 5 (1.00%) Munin
13 5 (1.00%) Zenoss
13 5 (1.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 126 (25.25%) VMware
2 115 (23.05%) Red Hat
3 90 (18.04%) Microsoft
4 85 (17.03%) Cisco
5 70 (14.03%) Oracle
6 46 (9.22%) Citrix
7 25 (5.01%) Juniper
7 25 (5.01%) IBM
7 25 (5.01%) F5
8 22 (4.41%) Zend
9 18 (3.61%) EMC
9 18 (3.61%) Intel
10 16 (3.21%) HP
10 16 (3.21%) CheckPoint
10 16 (3.21%) Polycom
11 15 (3.01%) hybris
12 13 (2.61%) Hitachi
13 12 (2.40%) Adobe
13 12 (2.40%) SolarWinds
14 10 (2.00%) Veritas
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £36,000 - £52,000 + Awesome Benefits & Place to Work!
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £31,500 - £45,500 + Awesome Benefits & Place to Work!
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000.00 - £18500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago