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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 695 664 677
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Permanent jobs citing SSH 168 195 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 1.16% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 138 147 162
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -12.50%
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
18163 16838 20270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 17.18% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14710 13238 16651
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -25 92 £44,000 -16.19% 7
South East +1 37 £38,500 -9.41% 2
East of England +9 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Yorkshire +3 14 £40,000 -5.88%
North West -9 3 £26,500 -33.75% 1
West Midlands -15 3 £27,850 +1.27% 1
South West -25 2 £41,250 +7.14% 2
East Midlands +25 1 £17,750 -34.25% 1
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 270 (67.50%) Linux
2 163 (40.75%) UNIX
3 162 (40.50%) MySQL
4 157 (39.25%) DNS
5 138 (34.50%) TCP/IP
6 129 (32.25%) FTP
7 123 (30.75%) VMware
8 122 (30.50%) Windows
9 121 (30.25%) PHP
10 104 (26.00%) Apache
11 93 (23.25%) CSS
12 92 (23.00%) SQL
13 90 (22.50%) Perl
14 89 (22.25%) Python
15 88 (22.00%) Red Hat
15 88 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 82 (20.50%) Bash Shell
17 80 (20.00%) Oracle
18 79 (19.75%) Firewall
18 79 (19.75%) Git (software)
19 78 (19.50%) SMTP
20 77 (19.25%) HTTP
21 76 (19.00%) JavaScript
22 75 (18.75%) HTML
23 71 (17.75%) Java
24 68 (17.00%) Shell Script
25 63 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 62 (15.50%) DHCP
27 61 (15.25%) SQL Server
27 61 (15.25%) jQuery

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 104 (26.00%) Apache
2 49 (12.25%) nginx
3 42 (10.50%) IIS
4 39 (9.75%) JBoss
5 36 (9.00%) Tomcat
6 20 (5.00%) WordPress
7 19 (4.75%) MS Exchange
8 17 (4.25%) WebLogic
9 15 (3.75%) SharePoint
9 15 (3.75%) Apache Solr
10 14 (3.50%) Moodle
11 13 (3.25%) WebSphere
12 12 (3.00%) Drupal
12 12 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (2.25%) CMS
14 7 (1.75%) Joomla!
14 7 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (1.75%) IBM Notes
15 6 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 36 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.00%) MS Office
3 7 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.50%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.25%) Fireworks
5 5 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.50%) Fredhopper
2 3 (0.75%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 47 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (5.50%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.00%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (2.50%) IaaS
6 9 (2.25%) GitHub
6 9 (2.25%) PaaS
7 7 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.00%) Office 365
9 4 (1.00%) Route 53
10 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.50%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.25%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 157 (39.25%) DNS
2 138 (34.50%) TCP/IP
3 129 (32.25%) FTP
4 79 (19.75%) Firewall
5 78 (19.50%) SMTP
6 77 (19.25%) HTTP
7 62 (15.50%) DHCP
8 52 (13.00%) Telnet
9 48 (12.00%) SSL
10 47 (11.75%) VPN
10 47 (11.75%) SAN
10 47 (11.75%) WAN
10 47 (11.75%) LAN
11 38 (9.50%) Internet
12 31 (7.75%) LDAP
13 28 (7.00%) SNMP
13 28 (7.00%) PuTTY
14 26 (6.50%) BGP
15 24 (6.00%) IMAP
16 22 (5.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (40.50%) MySQL
2 61 (15.25%) SQL Server
3 37 (9.25%) Relational Database
4 27 (6.75%) RDBMS
5 22 (5.50%) Amazon RDS
6 21 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (5.25%) NoSQL
7 19 (4.75%) Oracle Database
8 16 (4.00%) Big Data
9 12 (3.00%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.50%) Redis
12 5 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.25%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.00%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.00%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.50%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 79 (19.75%) Git (software)
2 45 (11.25%) Subversion
3 37 (9.25%) JIRA
4 18 (4.50%) Toad
5 16 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.00%) Grunt
6 13 (3.25%) Emacs
7 12 (3.00%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.75%) Ant
8 11 (2.75%) Maven
9 8 (2.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.50%) JSHint
11 5 (1.25%) Aptana Studio
12 4 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.75%) PHPUnit
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.25%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.25%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.25%) WinDbg
14 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
General
1 60 (15.00%) Finance
2 57 (14.25%) Games
3 26 (6.50%) Banking
4 22 (5.50%) French Language
5 21 (5.25%) Investment Banking
6 20 (5.00%) Marketing
7 12 (3.00%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.50%) iGaming
9 8 (2.00%) Law
10 7 (1.75%) Advertising
11 6 (1.50%) Publishing
11 6 (1.50%) Retail
12 4 (1.00%) Front Office
12 4 (1.00%) Electronics
13 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.75%) Back Office
14 2 (0.50%) Billing
15 1 (0.25%) Legal
15 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 89 (22.25%) Developer
2 78 (19.50%) Systems Administrator
3 74 (18.50%) Administrator
4 49 (12.25%) Linux Administrator
5 47 (11.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 47 (11.75%) Analyst
6 33 (8.25%) Support Analyst
7 28 (7.00%) Support Engineer
7 28 (7.00%) Web Developer
7 28 (7.00%) PHP Developer
8 27 (6.75%) Linux Engineer
9 26 (6.50%) Network Engineer
10 21 (5.25%) Systems Engineer
10 21 (5.25%) UNIX Administrator
11 20 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 19 (4.75%) Account Manager
12 19 (4.75%) Technical Manager
12 19 (4.75%) Technical Account Manager
13 18 (4.50%) UNIX Engineer
14 16 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (23.25%) CSS
2 75 (18.75%) HTML
3 61 (15.25%) jQuery
4 56 (14.00%) Web Services
5 44 (11.00%) LAMP
6 41 (10.25%) XML
7 38 (9.50%) SOAP
7 38 (9.50%) Ajax
8 36 (9.00%) Sass
9 31 (7.75%) .NET
10 29 (7.25%) HTML5
11 26 (6.50%) Middleware
12 23 (5.75%) CSS3
13 22 (5.50%) RESTful
13 22 (5.50%) JSON
14 20 (5.00%) Laravel
15 18 (4.50%) JDBC
16 17 (4.25%) Oracle Fusion
17 16 (4.00%) J2EE
17 16 (4.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.25%) Open Source
2 17 (4.25%) Computer Science
2 17 (4.25%) Clustering
3 14 (3.50%) iPad
4 13 (3.25%) E-Learning
4 13 (3.25%) VLE
5 12 (3.00%) PKI
5 12 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.50%) Mobile Games
7 9 (2.25%) CLARiiON
7 9 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.25%) Learning Management System
8 7 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.75%) BBC
8 7 (1.75%) Photography
8 7 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.50%) Celerra
10 5 (1.25%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 270 (67.50%) Linux
2 163 (40.75%) UNIX
3 122 (30.50%) Windows
4 63 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (10.75%) CentOS
6 37 (9.25%) Solaris
7 31 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (7.25%) Ubuntu
9 21 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (4.75%) Debian
11 18 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (3.50%) AIX
13 8 (2.00%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (1.25%) Windows 7
15 4 (1.00%) Scientific Linux
15 4 (1.00%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.75%) OpenBSD
16 3 (0.75%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (13.25%) Load Balancing
2 41 (10.25%) ITIL
2 41 (10.25%) E-Commerce
2 41 (10.25%) Configuration Management
3 40 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 39 (9.75%) OO
5 37 (9.25%) OOP
6 32 (8.00%) DevOps
7 29 (7.25%) Migration
8 28 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (7.00%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (6.75%) Web Development
10 23 (5.75%) Time Management
11 22 (5.50%) MVC
12 21 (5.25%) Mentoring
13 20 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.50%) Software Engineering
15 16 (4.00%) Software Deployment
16 14 (3.50%) Network Monitoring
17 13 (3.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 121 (30.25%) PHP
2 92 (23.00%) SQL
3 90 (22.50%) Perl
4 89 (22.25%) Python
5 82 (20.50%) Bash Shell
6 76 (19.00%) JavaScript
7 71 (17.75%) Java
8 68 (17.00%) Shell Script
9 32 (8.00%) PHP5
10 18 (4.50%) VBScript
11 16 (4.00%) C++
12 14 (3.50%) C
12 14 (3.50%) C#
13 12 (3.00%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.50%) Ruby
15 8 (2.00%) Korn
15 8 (2.00%) Bourne shell
16 7 (1.75%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.00%) sed
18 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (13.50%) Degree
2 37 (9.25%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (7.75%) CCNP
4 17 (4.25%) CCNA
5 14 (3.50%) CCIE
6 12 (3.00%) VCP4
7 10 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (2.50%) RHCE
8 9 (2.25%) MCSE
9 7 (1.75%) RHCSA
10 6 (1.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.25%) MCSA
12 4 (1.00%) MCP
12 4 (1.00%) CISSP
12 4 (1.00%) PMP
12 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.75%) CCSA
13 3 (0.75%) GCWN
14 2 (0.50%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.75%) SLA
2 4 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 88 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (13.75%) NFS
3 48 (12.00%) vSphere
4 35 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 28 (7.00%) Postfix
7 23 (5.75%) Active Directory
8 22 (5.50%) Sendmail
9 18 (4.50%) Hyper-V
9 18 (4.50%) Firmware
10 13 (3.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 12 (3.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 12 (3.00%) XenApp
12 11 (2.75%) Veritas File System
13 9 (2.25%) KVM
13 9 (2.25%) Docker
13 9 (2.25%) Varnish
14 7 (1.75%) XenServer
14 7 (1.75%) Squid
14 7 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (12.50%) Puppet
2 42 (10.50%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (8.25%) Nagios
4 21 (5.25%) Tivoli
5 19 (4.75%) Ansible
6 12 (3.00%) cPanel
7 10 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
7 10 (2.50%) Legato
8 9 (2.25%) yum
9 8 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (1.75%) Backup Exec
10 7 (1.75%) Vagrant
10 7 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (1.50%) Salt
11 6 (1.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (1.50%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.50%) Cacti
12 5 (1.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 123 (30.75%) VMware
2 88 (22.00%) Red Hat
3 80 (20.00%) Oracle
4 57 (14.25%) Microsoft
5 54 (13.50%) Cisco
6 33 (8.25%) Citrix
7 32 (8.00%) HP
8 24 (6.00%) F5
9 23 (5.75%) Zend
10 21 (5.25%) EMC
11 20 (5.00%) Intel
12 19 (4.75%) Veritas
12 19 (4.75%) Sun
13 17 (4.25%) IBM
14 16 (4.00%) Juniper
15 15 (3.75%) hybris
16 12 (3.00%) Adobe
17 10 (2.50%) NetApp
17 10 (2.50%) CheckPoint
17 10 (2.50%) Symantec
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 13 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hype!
Posted: 12 days ago
Derby
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: From £35,319 to £41,553 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Flexible working hours
Posted: 22 days ago