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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 414 408 348
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -60
Permanent jobs citing SSH 29 40 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.79% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 61
Average salary £53,750 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.16% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
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
4277 5059 4742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.58% 22.50% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3742 3670
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +12 10 £23,000 -17.85% 2
Surrey - 9 £65,000 - 1
Berkshire +16 5 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire -3 2 £46,250 +54.16%
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £58,750 +11.90% 1
Hampshire +13 1 - - 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (62.07%) DNS
2 44 (50.57%) Linux
3 36 (41.38%) HTTP
4 32 (36.78%) VPN
4 32 (36.78%) HTML
5 31 (35.63%) Web Services
5 31 (35.63%) VoIP
6 30 (34.48%) MySQL
7 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 29 (33.33%) Firewall
8 28 (32.18%) WAN
8 28 (32.18%) LAN
9 27 (31.03%) HTTPS
9 27 (31.03%) Windows
9 27 (31.03%) IPsec
10 26 (29.89%) Degree
11 25 (28.74%) Cisco
11 25 (28.74%) Apache
11 25 (28.74%) PHP
11 25 (28.74%) SQL
11 25 (28.74%) TCP/IP
12 24 (27.59%) LDAP
12 24 (27.59%) SSL
13 23 (26.44%) Computer Science
14 22 (25.29%) Avaya
15 21 (24.14%) Java
15 21 (24.14%) Ajax
15 21 (24.14%) PKI
15 21 (24.14%) VLAN
16 20 (22.99%) Asterisk PBX

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 25 (28.74%) Apache
2 19 (21.84%) CMS
3 9 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.75%) Drupal
5 4 (4.60%) JBoss
6 3 (3.45%) IIS
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Office
2 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.60%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.90%) PaaS
2 6 (6.90%) IaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.30%) Heroku
5 1 (1.15%) Office 365
5 1 (1.15%) GitHub
5 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 54 (62.07%) DNS
2 36 (41.38%) HTTP
3 32 (36.78%) VPN
4 31 (35.63%) VoIP
5 29 (33.33%) Firewall
6 28 (32.18%) LAN
6 28 (32.18%) WAN
7 27 (31.03%) HTTPS
7 27 (31.03%) IPsec
8 25 (28.74%) TCP/IP
9 24 (27.59%) SSL
9 24 (27.59%) LDAP
10 21 (24.14%) VLAN
11 20 (22.99%) Asterisk PBX
11 20 (22.99%) PBX
12 19 (21.84%) SMTP
12 19 (21.84%) ISDN
13 18 (20.69%) CTI
13 18 (20.69%) Q.931
14 17 (19.54%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.48%) MySQL
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.15%) DB2
4 1 (1.15%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.15%) RSpec
2 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.15%) Toad
General
1 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Marketing
3 9 (10.34%) Publishing
4 7 (8.05%) Advertising
5 5 (5.75%) Electronics
5 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (4.60%) Multimedia
7 3 (3.45%) Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Architect
1 21 (24.14%) Technical Architect
2 10 (11.49%) Analyst
3 9 (10.34%) Support Analyst
3 9 (10.34%) Administrator
4 8 (9.20%) Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Technical Customer Support
7 5 (5.75%) Customer Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Customer Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) HTML
2 31 (35.63%) Web Services
3 21 (24.14%) Ajax
4 19 (21.84%) .NET
5 18 (20.69%) TAPI
5 18 (20.69%) JTAPI
6 16 (18.39%) CSS
7 15 (17.24%) REST
8 13 (14.94%) VXML
8 13 (14.94%) CCXML
9 10 (11.49%) XML
10 6 (6.90%) XHTML
10 6 (6.90%) SOAP
10 6 (6.90%) Memcached
10 6 (6.90%) Esper
11 5 (5.75%) J2EE
12 4 (4.60%) HTML5
13 3 (3.45%) LAMP
14 2 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
14 2 (2.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Computer Science
2 21 (24.14%) PKI
3 13 (14.94%) IVR
4 6 (6.90%) Statistics
4 6 (6.90%) Digital Media
4 6 (6.90%) User Experience
5 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.60%) Tandem
6 4 (4.60%) W3C
6 4 (4.60%) DTV
7 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.45%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.30%) E-Learning
9 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.57%) Linux
2 27 (31.03%) Windows
3 18 (20.69%) UNIX
4 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.75%) Android
6 3 (3.45%) Solaris
7 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.15%) openSUSE
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) CRM
2 15 (17.24%) Time Management
2 15 (17.24%) Analytics
3 11 (12.64%) Content Management
3 11 (12.64%) ITIL
4 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.34%) Process Management
4 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.20%) Integration Testing
5 8 (9.20%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (8.05%) Network Architecture
6 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
6 7 (8.05%) Workflow
7 6 (6.90%) Information Architecture
7 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.90%) SDLC
8 5 (5.75%) Campaign Management
8 5 (5.75%) Coaching
8 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.75%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (28.74%) SQL
2 25 (28.74%) PHP
3 21 (24.14%) Java
4 10 (11.49%) Python
5 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.20%) Perl
7 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.75%) C
9 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.30%) Ruby
11 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.45%) CCIE
3 3 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (3.45%) CCDE
3 3 (3.45%) OSCP
3 3 (3.45%) CCSE
4 1 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.15%) MCSE
4 1 (1.15%) CCSA
4 1 (1.15%) CCVP
4 1 (1.15%) GCIH
4 1 (1.15%) SCSA
4 1 (1.15%) CCNP
4 1 (1.15%) CISSP
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.84%) PCI DSS
2 11 (12.64%) SLA
3 5 (5.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.15%) VMFS
4 1 (1.15%) Kamailio
4 1 (1.15%) iptables
4 1 (1.15%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.15%) Firmware
4 1 (1.15%) Samba
4 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Hyperic
2 7 (8.05%) Nagios
2 7 (8.05%) Cacti
2 7 (8.05%) Puppet
2 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.90%) ZABBIX
3 6 (6.90%) Ganglia
3 6 (6.90%) collectd
3 6 (6.90%) logstash
3 6 (6.90%) Salt
3 6 (6.90%) Graphite
4 3 (3.45%) vMotion
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Cisco
2 22 (25.29%) Avaya
3 18 (20.69%) Genesys
4 17 (19.54%) VMware
5 14 (16.09%) Oracle
6 13 (14.94%) Nortel
7 10 (11.49%) Google
7 10 (11.49%) Red Hat
8 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.75%) Adobe
10 4 (4.60%) SAP
10 4 (4.60%) NetApp
11 3 (3.45%) Juniper
11 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.45%) HP
11 3 (3.45%) EMC
11 3 (3.45%) F5
11 3 (3.45%) BT
12 2 (2.30%) Sun
13 1 (1.15%) Sophos
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