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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 408 346 366
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +20
Permanent jobs citing SSH 42 83 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 1.72% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 64
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £66,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
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
5038 4835 5261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.25% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3750 3754 4311
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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
East Sussex -25 14 £28,000 +47.36%
Hampshire -26 13 £57,500 +24.32%
Oxfordshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -22 5 £47,500 +20.25% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £52,500 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 52 (75.36%) Linux
2 39 (56.52%) DNS
3 36 (52.17%) Windows
4 34 (49.28%) FTP
5 33 (47.83%) TCP/IP
6 32 (46.38%) Cisco
7 28 (40.58%) DHCP
8 25 (36.23%) MySQL
9 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 23 (33.33%) VMware
10 21 (30.43%) VPN
10 21 (30.43%) WAN
10 21 (30.43%) Firewall
10 21 (30.43%) Internet
11 19 (27.54%) UNIX
12 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
13 17 (24.64%) VoIP
13 17 (24.64%) HTTP
13 17 (24.64%) Finance
13 17 (24.64%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
14 16 (23.19%) LAMP
14 16 (23.19%) PHP
14 16 (23.19%) DSL
15 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
15 15 (21.74%) SSL
15 15 (21.74%) LAN
15 15 (21.74%) VLAN
16 14 (20.29%) SNMP
16 14 (20.29%) IIS

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.29%) IIS
3 11 (15.94%) Apache
4 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.80%) CMS
6 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.45%) Confluence
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.80%) MS Project
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (56.52%) DNS
2 34 (49.28%) FTP
3 33 (47.83%) TCP/IP
4 28 (40.58%) DHCP
5 21 (30.43%) VPN
5 21 (30.43%) WAN
5 21 (30.43%) Firewall
5 21 (30.43%) Internet
6 17 (24.64%) VoIP
6 17 (24.64%) HTTP
6 17 (24.64%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (23.19%) DSL
8 15 (21.74%) SSL
8 15 (21.74%) LAN
8 15 (21.74%) VLAN
9 14 (20.29%) SNMP
9 14 (20.29%) SAN
10 13 (18.84%) OSPF
10 13 (18.84%) Wireshark
11 12 (17.39%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) Toad
4 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) Hudson
4 1 (1.45%) Gradle
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Ivy
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Analyst
2 21 (30.43%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Systems Support Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Administrator
4 14 (20.29%) Systems Support
5 13 (18.84%) Support Analyst
6 11 (15.94%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (15.94%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (15.94%) Systems Support Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Network Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) Security Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Incident Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.80%) Storage Administrator
10 4 (5.80%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.80%) UNIX Administrator
10 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) LAMP
2 5 (7.25%) Middleware
3 3 (4.35%) CSS
3 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) XML
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) XSLT
4 1 (1.45%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.45%) CPAN
4 1 (1.45%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) PKI
2 6 (8.70%) Open Source
3 5 (7.25%) Replication
4 4 (5.80%) EqualLogic
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Wiki
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Linux
2 36 (52.17%) Windows
3 19 (27.54%) UNIX
4 14 (20.29%) Solaris
5 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (13.04%) CentOS
7 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 6 (8.70%) AIX
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Problem Management
3 10 (14.49%) Change Management
4 9 (13.04%) Document Management
5 7 (10.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (8.70%) SIEM
6 6 (8.70%) Network Architecture
6 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.25%) Capacity Management
7 5 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (7.25%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.80%) High Availability
8 4 (5.80%) Workflow
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.80%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
2 16 (23.19%) PHP
3 12 (17.39%) Perl
4 11 (15.94%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.70%) SQL
6 5 (7.25%) C
7 4 (5.80%) Java
7 4 (5.80%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) tcsh
8 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) C-shell
9 1 (1.45%) PHP5
9 1 (1.45%) Korn
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 10 (14.49%) CCNA
2 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.70%) GCIA
3 6 (8.70%) GCIH
3 6 (8.70%) CISSP
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.35%) CCNP
5 3 (4.35%) MCITP
6 2 (2.90%) CEH
6 2 (2.90%) CCSE
6 2 (2.90%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.90%) MCP
7 1 (1.45%) HND
7 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.25%) COSO
2 5 (7.25%) COBIT
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Postfix
2 11 (15.94%) NFS
2 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.80%) Veritas File System
5 4 (5.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (4.35%) Sendmail
6 3 (4.35%) Xen
6 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Nagios
2 5 (7.25%) Cacti
2 5 (7.25%) SmokePing
3 4 (5.80%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.90%) Plesk
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.45%) YUM
5 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Cisco
2 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (33.33%) VMware
3 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 14 (20.29%) Citrix
5 12 (17.39%) Polycom
6 9 (13.04%) Brocade
7 8 (11.59%) EMC
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle
8 6 (8.70%) Symantec
8 6 (8.70%) Sun
9 5 (7.25%) Veritas
9 5 (7.25%) Juniper
9 5 (7.25%) Huawei
10 4 (5.80%) Avaya
10 4 (5.80%) NetApp
11 2 (2.90%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.90%) HP
12 1 (1.45%) Vignette
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago