The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 86 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing SSH 1 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.094% 1.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 7.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -9.41%
SSH
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
258 245 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.18% 20.38% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 236 219 215
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SSH
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SSH Salary Trend in South Wales

SSH
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
(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
Cardiff -21 1 £45,000 +20.00%
SSH
Wales

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) CCIP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) Telnet
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Advertising
1 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
1 7 (87.50%) HSRP
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (87.50%) PuTTY
1 7 (87.50%) SecureCRT
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) Telnet
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) HSRP
1 7 (87.50%) PuTTY
1 7 (87.50%) SecureCRT
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) CCIP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
1 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Google