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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 159 158 178
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing SSH 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.031% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
346 406 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.03% 12.77% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 188 261 333
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Sybase
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) CICS
3 3 (60.00%) zOS
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) RACF
3 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) NFS
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) JCL
5 1 (20.00%) REXX

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) CICS
1 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) zOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) CLIST
3 1 (20.00%) JCL
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) REXX
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) RACF
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
2 1 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Postfix
2 1 (20.00%) Samba
2 1 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) yum
1 1 (20.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
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