The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 594 618 628
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing SSH 286 231 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 1.23% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 249 174 207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19356 18721 19977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.71% 18.40% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15613 15114 16710
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSH
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +12 155 £52,500 -4.54% 17
South East -45 46 £38,750 +10.71% 5
East of England -8 30 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -15 25 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Midlands +8 18 £27,850 -34.47% 2
North West +12 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -9 2 - -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 292 (64.04%) Linux
2 192 (42.11%) DNS
3 187 (41.01%) TCP/IP
4 181 (39.69%) MySQL
5 143 (31.36%) Windows
6 141 (30.92%) Perl
6 141 (30.92%) HTTP
7 137 (30.04%) UNIX
8 132 (28.95%) SQL
9 125 (27.41%) HTML
10 120 (26.32%) Apache
11 115 (25.22%) SSL
12 112 (24.56%) Bash Shell
13 108 (23.68%) PHP
14 106 (23.25%) Java
15 105 (23.03%) Red Hat
16 99 (21.71%) Python
17 95 (20.83%) Tomcat
17 95 (20.83%) VMware
18 93 (20.39%) CSS
19 91 (19.96%) Firewall
20 86 (18.86%) Internet
21 85 (18.64%) DHCP
22 83 (18.20%) CentOS
23 81 (17.76%) Shell Script
24 80 (17.54%) JavaScript
25 79 (17.32%) Cisco
25 79 (17.32%) Load Balancing
26 75 (16.45%) Finance
27 74 (16.23%) SAN

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 120 (26.32%) Apache
2 95 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 41 (8.99%) CMS
4 33 (7.24%) IIS
5 30 (6.58%) WordPress
6 27 (5.92%) MS Exchange
7 23 (5.04%) nginx
8 21 (4.61%) SharePoint
9 20 (4.39%) Moodle
10 11 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 11 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (2.19%) Drupal
12 9 (1.97%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (1.32%) Confluence
14 5 (1.10%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.10%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.88%) Node.js
15 4 (0.88%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 39 (8.55%) MS Office
3 24 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 18 (3.95%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.88%) MS Project
7 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.22%) Line 500
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.10%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.66%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.22%) Route 53
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Heroku
6 1 (0.22%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 192 (42.11%) DNS
2 187 (41.01%) TCP/IP
3 141 (30.92%) HTTP
4 115 (25.22%) SSL
5 91 (19.96%) Firewall
6 86 (18.86%) Internet
7 85 (18.64%) DHCP
8 74 (16.23%) SAN
8 74 (16.23%) FTP
9 73 (16.01%) LDAP
10 68 (14.91%) VPN
11 63 (13.82%) SNMP
12 53 (11.62%) WAN
13 49 (10.75%) NAS
14 48 (10.53%) LAN
15 41 (8.99%) Ethernet
16 37 (8.11%) VLAN
17 29 (6.36%) HTTPS
18 28 (6.14%) Wireless
19 24 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (39.69%) MySQL
2 39 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 33 (7.24%) SQL Server
4 33 (7.24%) RDBMS
5 17 (3.73%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.85%) Redis
7 13 (2.85%) MariaDB
8 10 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.97%) OLTP
10 8 (1.75%) Big Data
10 8 (1.75%) Informix
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.66%) SQLite
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Discoverer
14 1 (0.22%) Riak
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 66 (14.47%) Git (software)
2 52 (11.40%) Subversion
3 36 (7.89%) Maven
4 32 (7.02%) Ant
5 28 (6.14%) JIRA
6 22 (4.82%) Jenkins
6 22 (4.82%) Emacs
7 14 (3.07%) Toad
8 13 (2.85%) Eclipse
9 9 (1.97%) CruiseControl
9 9 (1.97%) ClearQuest
9 9 (1.97%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.10%) Hudson
10 5 (1.10%) Grunt
10 5 (1.10%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.44%) JSHint
11 2 (0.44%) Sublime Text
11 2 (0.44%) Bower
11 2 (0.44%) GCC
11 2 (0.44%) GDB
General
1 75 (16.45%) Finance
2 34 (7.46%) Banking
3 24 (5.26%) Games
4 18 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.51%) Multimedia
6 14 (3.07%) Publishing
6 14 (3.07%) Marketing
7 13 (2.85%) Retail
8 7 (1.54%) Law
8 7 (1.54%) iGaming
9 6 (1.32%) Advertising
10 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.66%) Automotive
12 2 (0.44%) Legal
12 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 109 (23.90%) Developer
2 57 (12.50%) Analyst
3 55 (12.06%) Support Engineer
4 48 (10.53%) Administrator
5 46 (10.09%) Systems Administrator
5 46 (10.09%) Systems Engineer
6 45 (9.87%) Linux Engineer
6 45 (9.87%) Web Developer
7 31 (6.80%) Linux Administrator
7 31 (6.80%) Java Developer
8 27 (5.92%) Network Engineer
8 27 (5.92%) Support Analyst
9 26 (5.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 23 (5.04%) PHP Developer
10 23 (5.04%) Systems Support
11 21 (4.61%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 21 (4.61%) Systems Analyst
12 20 (4.39%) Systems Support Engineer
13 19 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
13 19 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (27.41%) HTML
2 93 (20.39%) CSS
3 68 (14.91%) jQuery
4 61 (13.38%) HTML5
5 55 (12.06%) XML
6 50 (10.96%) J2EE
7 43 (9.43%) LAMP
8 38 (8.33%) Web Services
9 30 (6.58%) Hibernate
10 29 (6.36%) CSS3
11 22 (4.82%) Servlets
12 21 (4.61%) SOAP
13 18 (3.95%) Sass
14 17 (3.73%) JSP
15 16 (3.51%) FFmpeg
16 15 (3.29%) Flash
17 14 (3.07%) Swing
17 14 (3.07%) Spring
17 14 (3.07%) Ajax
17 14 (3.07%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.82%) Clustering
2 45 (9.87%) Open Source
3 36 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 33 (7.24%) Enterprise Storage
5 30 (6.58%) PKI
6 29 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (4.82%) Replication
8 20 (4.39%) Mobile Games
9 19 (4.17%) Streaming Media
10 17 (3.73%) E-Learning
11 14 (3.07%) LPAR
11 14 (3.07%) DLPAR
12 13 (2.85%) VLE
12 13 (2.85%) Management Information System
13 10 (2.19%) Video on Demand
14 9 (1.97%) Device Driver
14 9 (1.97%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.97%) Learning Management System
15 6 (1.32%) Digital Media
15 6 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 292 (64.04%) Linux
2 143 (31.36%) Windows
3 137 (30.04%) UNIX
4 83 (18.20%) CentOS
5 53 (11.62%) Solaris
6 38 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (5.92%) AIX
9 23 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (4.61%) Ubuntu
11 14 (3.07%) Debian
12 10 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (2.19%) Fedora
13 9 (1.97%) SVR4
13 9 (1.97%) FreeBSD
13 9 (1.97%) Android
14 8 (1.75%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.54%) Windows 7
16 5 (1.10%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (17.32%) Load Balancing
2 49 (10.75%) OO
3 40 (8.77%) Configuration Management
3 40 (8.77%) E-Commerce
4 39 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (7.89%) OOP
6 34 (7.46%) Time Management
7 33 (7.24%) Software Engineering
7 33 (7.24%) Web Development
8 31 (6.80%) MVC
9 30 (6.58%) ITIL
10 26 (5.70%) Workflow
11 23 (5.04%) OOD
11 23 (5.04%) Network Architecture
12 22 (4.82%) Change Management
12 22 (4.82%) Project Management
13 21 (4.61%) Unit Testing
13 21 (4.61%) DevOps
14 19 (4.17%) Asset Management
14 19 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 141 (30.92%) Perl
2 132 (28.95%) SQL
3 112 (24.56%) Bash Shell
4 108 (23.68%) PHP
5 106 (23.25%) Java
6 99 (21.71%) Python
7 81 (17.76%) Shell Script
8 80 (17.54%) JavaScript
9 46 (10.09%) Ruby
10 28 (6.14%) Korn
11 24 (5.26%) C
12 21 (4.61%) sed
13 19 (4.17%) PHP5
13 19 (4.17%) PowerShell
14 16 (3.51%) C++
15 13 (2.85%) ActionScript
15 13 (2.85%) Bourne shell
16 12 (2.63%) AWK
17 10 (2.19%) C#
18 9 (1.97%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 52 (11.40%) Degree
2 29 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (4.39%) CCNA
4 19 (4.17%) CCNP
5 15 (3.29%) CCSE
6 10 (2.19%) RHCE
7 9 (1.97%) CISSP
8 7 (1.54%) CCSA
8 7 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.32%) GCIA
9 6 (1.32%) GCIH
10 5 (1.10%) Postgraduate
10 5 (1.10%) CCIE
11 4 (0.88%) CCIP
12 3 (0.66%) MCITP
12 3 (0.66%) JNCIE
12 3 (0.66%) RHCA
12 3 (0.66%) RHCT
12 3 (0.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.41%) QA
1 11 (2.41%) SLA
2 9 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.10%) COBIT
3 5 (1.10%) COSO
4 4 (0.88%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (12.28%) Active Directory
3 43 (9.43%) NFS
4 26 (5.70%) Hyper-V
5 22 (4.82%) vSphere
6 19 (4.17%) Shibboleth
7 17 (3.73%) KVM
8 15 (3.29%) Xen
9 14 (3.07%) Forefront TMG
9 14 (3.07%) VMware ESX
10 11 (2.41%) Postfix
11 7 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (1.32%) XenServer
13 5 (1.10%) Squid
13 5 (1.10%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.88%) Veritas File System
14 4 (0.88%) Samba
15 3 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.66%) OpenSSH
16 2 (0.44%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 67 (14.69%) Opscode Chef
2 58 (12.72%) Puppet
3 45 (9.87%) Nagios
4 28 (6.14%) Tivoli
5 25 (5.48%) YUM
6 22 (4.82%) Backup Exec
6 22 (4.82%) SCOM
7 17 (3.73%) CFEngine
8 16 (3.51%) WSUS
9 14 (3.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (2.41%) Salt
10 11 (2.41%) Ansible
10 11 (2.41%) Plesk
11 5 (1.10%) SmokePing
11 5 (1.10%) Cacti
12 4 (0.88%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.88%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.88%) EMC Navisphere
12 4 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 105 (23.03%) Red Hat
2 95 (20.83%) VMware
3 79 (17.32%) Cisco
4 70 (15.35%) JBoss
5 63 (13.82%) Microsoft
6 51 (11.18%) Oracle
7 30 (6.58%) EMC
8 26 (5.70%) CheckPoint
9 25 (5.48%) Citrix
10 24 (5.26%) NetApp
11 23 (5.04%) Sun
12 21 (4.61%) Juniper
13 17 (3.73%) IBM
14 15 (3.29%) Hitachi
15 14 (3.07%) Altiris
16 13 (2.85%) Adobe
16 13 (2.85%) HP
17 11 (2.41%) SolarWinds
18 10 (2.19%) Polycom
18 10 (2.19%) Brocade
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Theale, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60k plus + bonus + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60 + plus bonus and package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago