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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 245 246 253
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.061% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.55% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.14%
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
1154 1095 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.58% 15.33% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 867 843 1083
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 17 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
Merseyside - 2 £30,000 - 1
Manchester +5 1 - -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
4 8 (57.14%) CMS
4 8 (57.14%) Time Management
5 7 (50.00%) WordPress
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Joomla!
5 7 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
5 7 (50.00%) PHP5
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (50.00%) Laravel
5 7 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 7 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (50.00%) LAMP
5 7 (50.00%) Advertising
5 7 (50.00%) Web Design
5 7 (50.00%) Subversion
5 7 (50.00%) Photography
5 7 (50.00%) JIRA
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) Adobe
5 7 (50.00%) XHTML
5 7 (50.00%) OOP
5 7 (50.00%) HTML

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (57.14%) CMS
2 7 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 7 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMTP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Extranet
2 1 (7.14%) 802.11
2 1 (7.14%) Telnet
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
1 7 (50.00%) JIRA
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) PHP Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
2 7 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) XHTML
1 7 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 7 (50.00%) jQuery
1 7 (50.00%) HTML5
1 7 (50.00%) CSS3
1 7 (50.00%) Laravel
1 7 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) ODBC
3 1 (7.14%) WSDL
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (7.14%) OLE DB
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Photography
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OO
1 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
2 8 (57.14%) Time Management
3 7 (50.00%) OOP
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) Web Design
3 7 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) PHP5
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
1 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Unisys
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Alias