The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 128 159 162
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.09% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Median salary £30,000 £26,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -45.26%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
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
354 368 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.10% 11.91% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 232 233 292
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +19 2 £29,500 +28.26%
Edinburgh +16 2 £30,500 +17.30%
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SSH.

1 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
1 12 (85.71%) Korn
2 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
2 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) AIX
3 8 (57.14%) Solaris
3 8 (57.14%) Sun
3 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 8 (57.14%) Sendmail
3 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) HTTP
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) HND
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Samba
5 4 (28.57%) Replication
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Relational Database

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (14.29%) CICS
2 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
1 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (71.43%) SSL
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) HTTP
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Unix Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) ISPF
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 8 (57.14%) AIX
2 8 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Korn
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Bourne shell
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (14.29%) Assembly Language
5 2 (14.29%) CLIST
5 2 (14.29%) JCL
5 2 (14.29%) REXX
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) HND
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Sendmail
2 4 (28.57%) NFS
2 4 (28.57%) Samba
3 2 (14.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (14.29%) RACF
3 2 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) Sun
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) CA
4 2 (14.29%) Sybase