The first table below looks at the demand for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 135 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SSH 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,750 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+9.27% +2.72%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
733 701 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.10% 30.95% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 403 538 429
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSH
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SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SSH
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SSH Salary Trend in Reading

SSH
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SSH Salary Histogram in Reading

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) NFS
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SNMP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Telnet
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SCSA
1 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (14.29%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas