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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 796 744 813
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +69
Permanent jobs citing SSH 135 192 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 1.01% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 112 154 136
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
16857 19023 19438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.42% 18.36% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14115 15178 15440
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 -46 57 £52,500 -8.69% 5
South East +18 30 £45,000 +4.34% 4
South West +9 15 £50,000 +33.33% 5
East of England +4 14 £49,250 +9.44% 1
Yorkshire +14 12 £31,500 -21.25% 2
West Midlands -16 4 £40,000 +77.77%
East Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
North East - 1 £30,000 -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 193 (64.98%) Linux
2 116 (39.06%) TCP/IP
3 112 (37.71%) MySQL
4 103 (34.68%) PHP
4 103 (34.68%) DNS
5 100 (33.67%) Unix
6 90 (30.30%) Apache
7 89 (29.97%) SQL
8 87 (29.29%) HTML
8 87 (29.29%) JavaScript
9 84 (28.28%) CSS
10 82 (27.61%) Git (software)
11 80 (26.94%) FTP
11 80 (26.94%) LAMP
12 78 (26.26%) HTTP
13 72 (24.24%) Oracle
14 68 (22.90%) Python
14 68 (22.90%) Bash Shell
15 64 (21.55%) Finance
15 64 (21.55%) jQuery
16 63 (21.21%) SSL
17 62 (20.88%) SMTP
17 62 (20.88%) Firewall
17 62 (20.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 60 (20.20%) Perl
19 58 (19.53%) VMware
20 57 (19.19%) Java
21 54 (18.18%) Red Hat
21 54 (18.18%) Web Development
22 52 (17.51%) Windows

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 90 (30.30%) Apache
2 30 (10.10%) Tomcat
3 24 (8.08%) WordPress
4 23 (7.74%) Moodle
5 22 (7.41%) WebSphere
6 18 (6.06%) CMS
7 17 (5.72%) nginx
8 13 (4.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (4.04%) Apache ServiceMix
9 12 (4.04%) IIS
10 11 (3.70%) WebLogic
11 9 (3.03%) Confluence
12 8 (2.69%) MS Exchange
13 7 (2.36%) Joomla!
13 7 (2.36%) OpenStack
14 6 (2.02%) Drupal
15 3 (1.01%) Apache Spark
15 3 (1.01%) ColdFusion
16 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (7.41%) MS Office
2 18 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 16 (5.39%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.02%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.73%) Magento
2 9 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.01%) Documaker
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Line 500
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.44%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.08%) GitHub
3 11 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.37%) Amazon S3
5 8 (2.69%) SaaS
6 7 (2.36%) Heroku
7 5 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.35%) Datadog
8 4 (1.35%) Office 365
8 4 (1.35%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (1.01%) IaaS
10 2 (0.67%) AdWords
11 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (39.06%) TCP/IP
2 103 (34.68%) DNS
3 80 (26.94%) FTP
4 78 (26.26%) HTTP
5 63 (21.21%) SSL
6 62 (20.88%) Firewall
6 62 (20.88%) SMTP
7 45 (15.15%) VPN
8 34 (11.45%) LDAP
9 32 (10.77%) Internet
9 32 (10.77%) SAN
10 31 (10.44%) HTTPS
11 30 (10.10%) Telnet
12 27 (9.09%) IPsec
13 26 (8.75%) WAN
14 20 (6.73%) LAN
15 18 (6.06%) Network Security
15 18 (6.06%) POP3
15 18 (6.06%) PuTTY
16 17 (5.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (37.71%) MySQL
2 17 (5.72%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.38%) Big Data
5 11 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.69%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.35%) DB2
9 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.01%) Parquet
10 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.01%) Sqoop
11 2 (0.67%) Redis
12 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.34%) GIS
12 1 (0.34%) OrientDB
12 1 (0.34%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 82 (27.61%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.12%) Subversion
3 30 (10.10%) JIRA
4 22 (7.41%) Cucumber
5 16 (5.39%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.38%) Selenium
7 11 (3.70%) Maven
8 10 (3.37%) Grunt
8 10 (3.37%) Toad
9 8 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.69%) HP UFT
10 7 (2.36%) Ant
10 7 (2.36%) RSpec
11 6 (2.02%) IntelliJ
11 6 (2.02%) Jasmine
11 6 (2.02%) JUnit
11 6 (2.02%) Mockito
12 5 (1.68%) JSHint
13 4 (1.35%) GitLab
14 3 (1.01%) Zephyr
General
1 64 (21.55%) Finance
2 28 (9.43%) Marketing
3 16 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.38%) Banking
5 12 (4.04%) Electronics
6 9 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.03%) Retail
7 8 (2.69%) Games
8 4 (1.35%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.35%) Law
8 4 (1.35%) Publishing
9 3 (1.01%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (29.97%) Developer
2 71 (23.91%) Administrator
3 55 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 46 (15.49%) Analyst
5 40 (13.47%) PHP Developer
6 39 (13.13%) Linux Administrator
7 35 (11.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 23 (7.74%) Network Engineer
9 18 (6.06%) Support Engineer
10 15 (5.05%) Analyst Developer
10 15 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (5.05%) Network Administrator
11 14 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (4.71%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 13 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (4.38%) Web Developer
13 12 (4.04%) Java Developer
13 12 (4.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (29.29%) HTML
2 84 (28.28%) CSS
3 80 (26.94%) LAMP
4 64 (21.55%) jQuery
5 30 (10.10%) Ajax
5 30 (10.10%) Sass
6 27 (9.09%) HTML5
7 22 (7.41%) CSS3
8 20 (6.73%) Web Services
8 20 (6.73%) XML
9 19 (6.40%) SOAP
10 18 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (5.05%) AngularJS
11 15 (5.05%) REST
12 13 (4.38%) WebSphere MQ
13 12 (4.04%) Backbone.js
13 12 (4.04%) J2EE
13 12 (4.04%) RequireJS
14 11 (3.70%) Symfony
15 10 (3.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 33 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 28 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.07%) PKI
5 19 (6.40%) e-Learning
5 19 (6.40%) VLE
6 18 (6.06%) Clustering
6 18 (6.06%) Learning Management System
7 15 (5.05%) Replication
8 11 (3.70%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.69%) User Experience
10 6 (2.02%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.68%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.68%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.68%) Social Media
12 4 (1.35%) Fintech
13 3 (1.01%) Cryptography
13 3 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 193 (64.98%) Linux
2 100 (33.67%) Unix
3 62 (20.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 52 (17.51%) Windows
5 46 (15.49%) CentOS
6 37 (12.46%) Solaris
7 20 (6.73%) AIX
8 18 (6.06%) Windows Server
9 14 (4.71%) Debian
9 14 (4.71%) Ubuntu
10 12 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.69%) SUSE
11 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (2.36%) HPUX
13 6 (2.02%) Windows NT
14 5 (1.68%) Android
15 4 (1.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (1.35%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.67%) openSUSE
16 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.18%) Web Development
2 49 (16.50%) Project Management
3 48 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (11.78%) DevOps
5 33 (11.11%) OO
6 28 (9.43%) Scrum
7 27 (9.09%) ITIL
8 24 (8.08%) SDLC
9 22 (7.41%) High Availability
9 22 (7.41%) Time Management
10 20 (6.73%) Configuration Management
10 20 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (6.73%) Front End Development
11 19 (6.40%) Data Modelling
12 18 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 17 (5.72%) Load Balancing
13 17 (5.72%) Problem Management
14 16 (5.39%) OOP
15 15 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 103 (34.68%) PHP
2 89 (29.97%) SQL
3 87 (29.29%) JavaScript
4 68 (22.90%) Bash Shell
4 68 (22.90%) Python
5 60 (20.20%) Perl
6 57 (19.19%) Java
7 43 (14.48%) Shell Script
8 25 (8.42%) Ruby
9 19 (6.40%) C++
10 11 (3.70%) C
10 11 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.03%) Korn
12 8 (2.69%) C#
13 5 (1.68%) VB
14 4 (1.35%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.35%) COBOL
14 4 (1.35%) C-shell
14 4 (1.35%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (13.80%) Degree
2 20 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (5.05%) CCNA
4 10 (3.37%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.69%) CEH
6 7 (2.36%) CISSP
6 7 (2.36%) ISEB
6 7 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.02%) CCNP
7 6 (2.02%) MBA
7 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.02%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.68%) MCSE
8 5 (1.68%) SANS
9 4 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.35%) MCP
10 3 (1.01%) MCTS
10 3 (1.01%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.07%) QA
2 20 (6.73%) SLA
3 4 (1.35%) COBIT
4 2 (0.67%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.67%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) HL7
5 1 (0.34%) SAS 70
System Software
1 48 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.73%) NFS
4 17 (5.72%) Sendmail
5 16 (5.39%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (4.71%) Postfix
7 12 (4.04%) qmail
8 11 (3.70%) iptables
9 10 (3.37%) Docker
9 10 (3.37%) vSphere
9 10 (3.37%) Xen
10 8 (2.69%) Varnish
11 7 (2.36%) Snort
12 6 (2.02%) Hyper-V
12 6 (2.02%) VMware ESX
13 5 (1.68%) KVM
13 5 (1.68%) Samba
13 5 (1.68%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (9.43%) Nagios
1 28 (9.43%) Puppet
2 18 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (5.05%) Plesk
4 12 (4.04%) Control-M
5 11 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (3.37%) cPanel
7 8 (2.69%) Ansible
7 8 (2.69%) Cacti
8 6 (2.02%) BladeLogic
8 6 (2.02%) Oracle ZFS
8 6 (2.02%) Salt
9 5 (1.68%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.68%) Nmap
10 4 (1.35%) Graphite
10 4 (1.35%) Hyperic
10 4 (1.35%) RSA Archer
10 4 (1.35%) Rundeck
11 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (1.01%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (24.24%) Oracle
2 58 (19.53%) VMware
3 54 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 49 (16.50%) Cisco
5 32 (10.77%) Microsoft
6 29 (9.76%) IBM
7 18 (6.06%) HP
8 13 (4.38%) Juniper
9 11 (3.70%) CommVault
10 10 (3.37%) BMC
10 10 (3.37%) Rackspace
10 10 (3.37%) Splunk
11 9 (3.03%) Intel Security
11 9 (3.03%) SAP
11 9 (3.03%) Sun
12 8 (2.69%) Zend
13 7 (2.36%) F5
13 7 (2.36%) New Relic
14 5 (1.68%) AppDynamics
14 5 (1.68%) SaltStack
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