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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 142 139 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SSH 9 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.40% 0.32% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 1.25% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
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
573 641 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.44% 25.70% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 401 431 549
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 April 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 - 6 £45,000 -
SSH
East of England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (63.16%) PHP
1 12 (63.16%) LAMP
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) FTP
2 10 (52.63%) cPanel
3 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (47.37%) Yii
3 9 (47.37%) Laravel
3 9 (47.37%) Sass
3 9 (47.37%) Grunt
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
4 8 (42.11%) Marketing
5 7 (36.84%) Middleware
5 7 (36.84%) DAB
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (36.84%) JIRA
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) UNIX
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Tivoli
5 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) Toad
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
5 7 (36.84%) Open Source
5 7 (36.84%) PuTTY
5 7 (36.84%) WinSCP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) Joomla!
2 3 (15.79%) WordPress
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) Moodle
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) FTP
2 7 (36.84%) DAB
2 7 (36.84%) PuTTY
2 7 (36.84%) WinSCP
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) IMAP
3 3 (15.79%) POP3
3 3 (15.79%) SMTP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
1 9 (47.37%) Grunt
2 7 (36.84%) Toad
2 7 (36.84%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (42.11%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Web Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Environment Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Lead Web Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) LAMP
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Yii
2 9 (47.37%) Laravel
2 9 (47.37%) Sass
2 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (36.84%) Middleware
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Doctrine
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Physics
2 3 (15.79%) Blog
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Marketing Strategy
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
3 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Xen
1 3 (15.79%) Sendmail
1 3 (15.79%) Varnish
1 3 (15.79%) iptables
2 2 (10.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) cPanel
2 7 (36.84%) Tivoli
3 3 (15.79%) Nagios
3 3 (15.79%) Cacti
4 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat