The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 127 125 144
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing SSH 9 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.26% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 1.06% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 17
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £36,800 £66,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -27.77%
SSH
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
483 472 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.73% 24.60% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 393 292 497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSH across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SSH
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSH across the Hertfordshire region.

SSH Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SSH
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Watford - 4 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth -12 2 £47,500 +58.33%
SSH
East of England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) FTP
3 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 15 (75.00%) Toad
3 15 (75.00%) Tivoli
3 15 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 15 (75.00%) Middleware
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle
3 15 (75.00%) MS Office
3 15 (75.00%) UNIX
3 15 (75.00%) JIRA
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (75.00%) PuTTY
3 15 (75.00%) WinSCP
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) LAMP
7 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (20.00%) Physics
7 4 (20.00%) JBoss
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Laravel

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) FTP
2 15 (75.00%) PuTTY
2 15 (75.00%) WinSCP
3 3 (15.00%) DAB
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) IMAP
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) POP3
5 1 (5.00%) SMTP
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Toad
1 15 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Grunt
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Environment Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Environment Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Web Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Middleware
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) LAMP
3 4 (20.00%) Laravel
3 4 (20.00%) Sass
3 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (15.00%) Yii
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) Smarty
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) Symfony
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (20.00%) Physics
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 2 (10.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (5.00%) OOP
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Varnish
1 1 (5.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Zend