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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 131 126 164
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +38
Permanent jobs citing SSH 12 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 0.66% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £56,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +69.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
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
484 457 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.91% 22.65% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 385 316 496
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 16 September 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 +8 7 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
SSH
East of England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) FTP
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Tivoli
4 11 (68.75%) Toad
4 11 (68.75%) JIRA
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 9 (56.25%) Middleware
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) MS Office
6 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (50.00%) PuTTY
6 8 (50.00%) WinSCP
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) LDAP
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) Sun
8 4 (25.00%) HP
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (25.00%) Apache
8 4 (25.00%) Solaris
8 4 (25.00%) Perl
8 4 (25.00%) PKI
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) FTP
2 8 (50.00%) PuTTY
2 8 (50.00%) WinSCP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) Frame Relay
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) Fast Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) IMAP
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.25%) OpenVPN
6 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
6 1 (6.25%) HSRP
6 1 (6.25%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Toad
1 11 (68.75%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Environment Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Environment Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Release Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Web Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Middleware
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Release Management
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) Bourne shell
4 3 (18.75%) C-shell
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) HND
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) Sendmail
2 1 (6.25%) Varnish
2 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Tivoli
2 3 (18.75%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Sun
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) BMC
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba
5 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Compuware