The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 234 222 207
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.071% 0.084% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.49% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £35,500 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.33% -1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1080 1027 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.07% 17.30% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 912 800 782
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SSH
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SSH Salary Trend in the South West

SSH
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(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
Wiltshire -5 2 £33,500 -12.98% 2
Bristol -9 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Devon - 1 £37,500 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) nginx
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Nagios
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
3 2 (33.33%) KVM
3 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) SELinux
3 2 (33.33%) RHEV
3 2 (33.33%) libvirt
3 2 (33.33%) oVirt
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (33.33%) GFS2
3 2 (33.33%) Pacemaker
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Telnet
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Phing
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) libvirt
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) FuelPHP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) PHP5
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) RHEV
2 2 (33.33%) oVirt
2 2 (33.33%) GFS2
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) Squid
2 2 (33.33%) Samba
2 2 (33.33%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Nagios
2 3 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) SELinux
3 2 (33.33%) Pacemaker
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) New Relic
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