The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSSH skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenSSH over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenSSH
Rank 938 - 935
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenSSH 10 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% - 0.016%
As % of the System Software category 0.082% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12135 13259 11027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.98% 12.44% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10300 11197 9109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

OpenSSH
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenSSH within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

OpenSSH Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenSSH
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenSSH within the UK.

OpenSSH Salary Trend in the UK

OpenSSH
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenSSH within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
England - 10 £38,500 -
London - 7 £38,500 -
South East - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -

OpenSSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenSSH 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 OpenSSH.

1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
3 8 (61.54%) Apache
3 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) Clustering
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) JBoss
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Solaris
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) HPUX
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) EMC
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) ISA Server

OpenSSH
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenSSH 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 OpenSSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 4 (30.77%) IIS
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) nginx
3 4 (30.77%) TWiki
4 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 1 (7.69%) iPlanet
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) SMTP
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) SNMP
4 1 (7.69%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (30.77%) Couchbase
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) Redis
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) GitLab
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
1 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Network Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
1 4 (30.77%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (30.77%) MCollective
1 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (30.77%) Sensu
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) HPUX
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) CMMI
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Kanban
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Scrum
1 4 (30.77%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
1 4 (30.77%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 4 (30.77%) iptables
2 4 (30.77%) ISA Server
2 4 (30.77%) LXC
2 4 (30.77%) Sendmail
2 4 (30.77%) Squid
2 4 (30.77%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (30.77%) Graphite
1 4 (30.77%) logstash
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
1 4 (30.77%) systemd
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow
4 4 (30.77%) Tripwire
5 1 (7.69%) F5