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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenSSH
Rank - 856 864
Permanent jobs citing OpenSSH 0 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.015% 0.010%
As % of the System Software category - 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
12670 10747 10826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.99% 10.34% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10761 8905 9216
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) NFS
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) IBM AIX Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) LPAR
2 3 (60.00%) PowerHA
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) GPFS
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) IMAP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (40.00%) Postfix
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) ATM

OpenSSH
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) IMAP
3 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) AIX Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (40.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) PowerHA
2 3 (60.00%) GPFS
3 2 (40.00%) Postfix
3 2 (40.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy
1 3 (60.00%) IBM