The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 404 336 362
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +26
Permanent jobs citing SSH 39 95 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 2.07% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 73 61
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
SSH
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4977 4581 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.62% 22.05% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3677 3557 4366
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SSH
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SSH Salary Trend in the South East

SSH
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SSH Salary Histogram in the South East

SSH
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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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
East Sussex -21 14 £28,000 +47.36%
Hampshire -32 12 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Oxfordshire +11 9 £30,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire -29 3 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Surrey -34 1 £55,000 +4.76%
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 54 (76.06%) Linux
2 40 (56.34%) DNS
3 38 (53.52%) Windows
4 34 (47.89%) TCP/IP
5 33 (46.48%) FTP
6 30 (42.25%) Cisco
7 28 (39.44%) MySQL
8 27 (38.03%) DHCP
9 23 (32.39%) Firewall
9 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
10 22 (30.99%) Internet
11 21 (29.58%) VPN
12 20 (28.17%) HTTP
12 20 (28.17%) WAN
12 20 (28.17%) PHP
12 20 (28.17%) LAMP
12 20 (28.17%) VMware
13 18 (25.35%) UNIX
13 18 (25.35%) MS Exchange
13 18 (25.35%) SNMP
14 17 (23.94%) VoIP
14 17 (23.94%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (22.54%) Degree
15 16 (22.54%) Postfix
15 16 (22.54%) DSL
16 15 (21.13%) Finance
16 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
16 15 (21.13%) VLAN
17 14 (19.72%) Red Hat
17 14 (19.72%) Citrix

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (25.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.72%) IIS
3 10 (14.08%) Apache
4 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.23%) CMS
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Project
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.41%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (56.34%) DNS
2 34 (47.89%) TCP/IP
3 33 (46.48%) FTP
4 27 (38.03%) DHCP
5 23 (32.39%) Firewall
6 22 (30.99%) Internet
7 21 (29.58%) VPN
8 20 (28.17%) HTTP
8 20 (28.17%) WAN
9 18 (25.35%) SNMP
10 17 (23.94%) VoIP
10 17 (23.94%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (22.54%) DSL
12 15 (21.13%) VLAN
13 14 (19.72%) LAN
13 14 (19.72%) SSL
14 13 (18.31%) OSPF
14 13 (18.31%) Wireshark
15 12 (16.90%) SAN
15 12 (16.90%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (39.44%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Subversion
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 22 (30.99%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (25.35%) Support Engineer
4 15 (21.13%) Administrator
5 14 (19.72%) Systems Support Engineer
5 14 (19.72%) Systems Support
6 12 (16.90%) Support Analyst
6 12 (16.90%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (15.49%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (15.49%) Systems Support Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) Network Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Security Analyst
9 6 (8.45%) Incident Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Storage Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.63%) UNIX Administrator
11 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Storage Administrator
11 4 (5.63%) Systems Test Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) LAMP
2 7 (9.86%) XML
3 6 (8.45%) Web Services
4 5 (7.04%) HTML
4 5 (7.04%) Middleware
5 4 (5.63%) CSS
6 2 (2.82%) jQuery
6 2 (2.82%) .NET
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) XSLT
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.41%) JSON
7 1 (1.41%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (1.41%) WCF
7 1 (1.41%) WinForms
7 1 (1.41%) Ajax
7 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Open Source
1 9 (12.68%) PKI
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Replication
2 4 (5.63%) EqualLogic
2 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (76.06%) Linux
2 38 (53.52%) Windows
3 18 (25.35%) UNIX
4 13 (18.31%) Solaris
5 11 (15.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (11.27%) CentOS
7 7 (9.86%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (7.04%) AIX
8 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.63%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) ITIL
2 10 (14.08%) Problem Management
2 10 (14.08%) Change Management
3 9 (12.68%) Document Management
4 8 (11.27%) Server Monitoring
5 7 (9.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (8.45%) SIEM
6 6 (8.45%) Network Architecture
6 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (7.04%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.63%) Migration
8 4 (5.63%) High Availability
8 4 (5.63%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.63%) Workflow
8 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.23%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) PHP
2 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
3 11 (15.49%) Perl
3 11 (15.49%) Shell Script
4 7 (9.86%) SQL
5 4 (5.63%) C
5 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.63%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Java
7 2 (2.82%) tcsh
7 2 (2.82%) C#
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.68%) CCNA
3 6 (8.45%) GCIA
3 6 (8.45%) GCIH
3 6 (8.45%) CISSP
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.23%) CCNP
5 3 (4.23%) MCITP
6 2 (2.82%) CEH
6 2 (2.82%) CCSE
6 2 (2.82%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.82%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) HND
7 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.04%) COBIT
2 5 (7.04%) COSO
3 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Postfix
2 13 (18.31%) NFS
3 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
4 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
6 5 (7.04%) Sendmail
7 4 (5.63%) Veritas File System
7 4 (5.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.23%) KVM
9 2 (2.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Nagios
2 5 (7.04%) Cacti
2 5 (7.04%) SmokePing
3 4 (5.63%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.63%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (5.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (5.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.82%) Plesk
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) Cisco
2 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.17%) VMware
4 14 (19.72%) Red Hat
4 14 (19.72%) Citrix
5 12 (16.90%) Polycom
6 9 (12.68%) Brocade
7 7 (9.86%) Oracle
7 7 (9.86%) EMC
8 6 (8.45%) Symantec
9 5 (7.04%) Sun
9 5 (7.04%) Juniper
9 5 (7.04%) Veritas
9 5 (7.04%) Huawei
10 3 (4.23%) Avaya
10 3 (4.23%) NetApp
11 2 (2.82%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
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Salary: Competitive
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