The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank - 160 -
Permanent jobs citing SSH 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.92% -25.55%
SSH
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
342 382 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.11% 11.70% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 209 266 304
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SSH
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SSH Salary Trend in Scotland

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) GCIA
4 4 (44.44%) GSEC
4 4 (44.44%) GCIH
4 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (44.44%) GWAPT
4 4 (44.44%) GPEN
4 4 (44.44%) OSCP
4 4 (44.44%) OSCE
4 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
4 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
4 4 (44.44%) FTP
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) LDAP
4 4 (44.44%) Data Security
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
1 4 (44.44%) Data Security
2 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) GCIA
2 4 (44.44%) GSEC
2 4 (44.44%) GCIH
2 4 (44.44%) GWAPT
2 4 (44.44%) GPEN
2 4 (44.44%) OSCP
2 4 (44.44%) OSCE
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) F5
1 1 (11.11%) Splunk