The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 73 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing SSH 19 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.15% 0.11% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.27% 0.57% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 4
Average salary £38,250 £25,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -27.77%
SSH
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 175 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.98% 19.34% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 139 148 203
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SSH
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

SSH Salary Trend in Southampton

SSH
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SSH Salary Histogram in Southampton

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (86.96%) FTP
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Apache
2 19 (82.61%) SMTP
2 19 (82.61%) Telnet
3 16 (69.57%) Games
4 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 11 (47.83%) MySQL
6 10 (43.48%) UNIX
6 10 (43.48%) VMware
6 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
6 10 (43.48%) Migration
6 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
6 10 (43.48%) Postfix
6 10 (43.48%) Sendmail
6 10 (43.48%) nginx
6 10 (43.48%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (39.13%) IMAP
7 9 (39.13%) IIS
7 9 (39.13%) Perl
7 9 (39.13%) VBScript
7 9 (39.13%) Intel
8 8 (34.78%) French Language
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
9 3 (13.04%) Fast Ethernet
9 3 (13.04%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 3 (13.04%) PKI

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (82.61%) Apache
2 10 (43.48%) nginx
3 9 (39.13%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) FTP
2 19 (82.61%) SMTP
2 19 (82.61%) Telnet
3 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
4 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 9 (39.13%) IMAP
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.04%) Fast Ethernet
6 3 (13.04%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (13.04%) VLAN
6 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (13.04%) Frame Relay
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) OSPF
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
6 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
6 3 (13.04%) TACACS
6 3 (13.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (69.57%) Games
2 8 (34.78%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Account Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Technical Account Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Technical Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Migration
1 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
1 10 (43.48%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.35%) People Management
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.35%) Budget Control
2 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
2 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.35%) Time Management
2 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Perl
1 9 (39.13%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
1 10 (43.48%) Postfix
1 10 (43.48%) Sendmail
1 10 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Intel
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft