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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 160 - 172
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSH 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% - 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
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
359 380 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.09% 12.24% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 221 236 281
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SSH Salary Histogram 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 9 February 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
Edinburgh - 2 £38,000 -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 (83.33%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) Samba
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) NFS
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Postfix
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) yum
3 3 (50.00%) Varnish
3 3 (50.00%) iptables
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) NFS
1 4 (66.67%) Samba
2 3 (50.00%) iptables
2 3 (50.00%) Postfix
2 3 (50.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Facebook
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter