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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 134 135 141
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSH 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.16% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 0.52% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £67,500 £30,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -21.56%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
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
600 770 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.39% 31.45% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 371 454 584
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015.

SSH Salary Histogram in Reading

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) ZABBIX
2 6 (85.71%) Cacti
2 6 (85.71%) Ganglia
2 6 (85.71%) PaaS
2 6 (85.71%) Memcached
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) IaaS
2 6 (85.71%) Esper
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) collectd
2 6 (85.71%) logstash
2 6 (85.71%) Salt
2 6 (85.71%) Graphite
3 5 (71.43%) Statistics
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (71.43%) High Availability
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) PaaS
1 6 (85.71%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Memcached
1 6 (85.71%) Esper
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) RHCE
2 1 (14.29%) SCSA
2 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (14.29%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nagios
1 6 (85.71%) ZABBIX
1 6 (85.71%) Cacti
1 6 (85.71%) Ganglia
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (85.71%) collectd
1 6 (85.71%) logstash
1 6 (85.71%) Salt
1 6 (85.71%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sun
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) VMware