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 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 134 127 159
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Permanent jobs citing SSH 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 0.66% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 7
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 £30,500 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £36,900 £64,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -19.27%
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
519 457 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.67% 24.14% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 413 263 528
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 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
Rickmansworth -12 4 £46,250 +54.16%
Watford - 4 £50,000 -
SSH
East of England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) FTP
3 19 (86.36%) SQL
4 18 (81.82%) Oracle
4 18 (81.82%) MS Office
4 18 (81.82%) UNIX
4 18 (81.82%) MS Excel
4 18 (81.82%) Toad
4 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 18 (81.82%) Tivoli
4 18 (81.82%) Shell Script
4 18 (81.82%) Middleware
4 18 (81.82%) JIRA
4 18 (81.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (81.82%) Oracle Database
4 18 (81.82%) PuTTY
4 18 (81.82%) WinSCP
5 11 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) HTML
6 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (27.27%) Java
7 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
7 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) JBoss
8 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (18.18%) Physics
9 3 (13.64%) PHP
9 3 (13.64%) DNS
10 2 (9.09%) MySQL

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (27.27%) WebLogic
1 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.55%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (81.82%) MS Office
1 18 (81.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) FTP
2 18 (81.82%) PuTTY
2 18 (81.82%) WinSCP
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) SSL
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) HTTP
5 1 (4.55%) IPX
5 1 (4.55%) PPP
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) ATM
5 1 (4.55%) ISDN
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) WLAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) POP3
5 1 (4.55%) SMTP
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Toad
1 18 (81.82%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Support Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Environment Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Environment Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) Middleware
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) Laravel
3 2 (9.09%) Sass
3 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (4.55%) Symfony
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) Smarty
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Yii
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 4 (18.18%) Physics
2 1 (4.55%) Blog
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.55%) Web Design
2 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
2 1 (4.55%) Web Development
2 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Time Management
2 1 (4.55%) Budget Control
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.55%) SIEM
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
2 1 (4.55%) DevOps
2 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Shell Script
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
1 1 (4.55%) Sendmail
1 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (81.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.55%) cPanel
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Sun
2 1 (4.55%) Compuware
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.55%) Aruba
2 1 (4.55%) ArcSight