The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 149 146 126
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing SSH 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.038% 0.34% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 1.10% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
SSH
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
880 817 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.52% 31.31% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 457 573 467
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Plesk
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft