The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 246 241 258
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSH 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.060% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.42% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £23,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
SSH
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1027 959 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.91% 14.35% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 859 780 884
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SSH
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SSH Salary Trend in the North West

SSH
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SSH Salary Histogram in the North West

SSH
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester - 5 £43,750 - 2
Cheshire -8 2 £45,500 +82.00% 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (77.78%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 7 (38.89%) Kerberos
3 7 (38.89%) SSL
3 7 (38.89%) LDAP
3 7 (38.89%) FreeBSD
3 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
3 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
3 7 (38.89%) Clustering
3 7 (38.89%) Ruby
3 7 (38.89%) Device Driver
3 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
4 6 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
5 5 (27.78%) 802.11
6 4 (22.22%) CMS
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) FTP
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) Line Management
7 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
3 4 (22.22%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) Edge Animate
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) SSL
2 7 (38.89%) LDAP
2 7 (38.89%) Kerberos
3 5 (27.78%) 802.11
3 5 (27.78%) Wireless
4 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) PuTTY
5 1 (5.56%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Aptana Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Sublime Text
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Device Driver
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) FreeBSD
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) ArchiMate
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
1 7 (38.89%) Ruby
2 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Dell
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago