The table below looks at the statistics for PuTTY skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PuTTY 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
PuTTY
Rank 870 856 850
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing PuTTY 16 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.085% 0.090% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 7
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18793 17807 21534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.79% 17.13% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15284 13978 17888
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PuTTY
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PuTTY Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PuTTY
Salary Trend

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

PuTTY Salary Trend in the UK

PuTTY
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PuTTY over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

PuTTY Salary Histogram in the UK

PuTTY
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PuTTY within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England +13 16 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England - 10 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £47,500 -
London -20 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Rickmansworth - 3 £45,000 -
Dunstable - 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Guildford - 1 £25,000 -
Watford - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £25,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
South East - 1 £25,000 -

PuTTY
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PuTTY 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 PuTTY.

1 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 34 (82.93%) UNIX
2 34 (82.93%) SSH
3 30 (73.17%) SQL
3 30 (73.17%) Oracle
3 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
3 30 (73.17%) Shell Script
3 30 (73.17%) Oracle Database
3 30 (73.17%) WinSCP
4 28 (68.29%) JIRA
5 26 (63.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 26 (63.41%) Middleware
5 26 (63.41%) Tivoli
5 26 (63.41%) MS Excel
5 26 (63.41%) FTP
5 26 (63.41%) Toad
5 26 (63.41%) MS Office
6 22 (53.66%) Finance
7 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
7 14 (34.15%) Java
8 13 (31.71%) HTML
9 11 (26.83%) MySQL
10 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (24.39%) JBoss
11 9 (21.95%) SOAP
11 9 (21.95%) Degree
12 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (19.51%) Web Services
13 7 (17.07%) OO
13 7 (17.07%) JavaScript

PuTTY
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PuTTY 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 PuTTY. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
2 10 (24.39%) JBoss
3 7 (17.07%) Apache
4 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
5 4 (9.76%) Magnolia
5 4 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (63.41%) MS Excel
1 26 (63.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) SSH
2 30 (73.17%) WinSCP
3 26 (63.41%) FTP
4 6 (14.63%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) HTTP
5 4 (9.76%) SSL
5 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 4 (9.76%) Firewall
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security
5 4 (9.76%) NAS
6 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle Database
2 11 (26.83%) MySQL
3 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (68.29%) JIRA
2 26 (63.41%) Toad
3 6 (14.63%) Subversion
4 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.76%) Ant
4 4 (9.76%) JUnit
4 4 (9.76%) Log4j
4 4 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Support Analyst
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Environment Manager
3 11 (26.83%) Environment Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (2.44%) IT Support
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Services Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.44%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) Oracle Fusion
1 26 (63.41%) Middleware
2 13 (31.71%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) SOAP
4 8 (19.51%) Web Services
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 6 (14.63%) JDBC
7 4 (9.76%) JMS
7 4 (9.76%) AWT
7 4 (9.76%) J2SE
7 4 (9.76%) J2EE
7 4 (9.76%) DHTML
7 4 (9.76%) JSP
7 4 (9.76%) Servlets
7 4 (9.76%) XML
7 4 (9.76%) XSLT
7 4 (9.76%) Apache Axis
7 4 (9.76%) Taglibs
7 4 (9.76%) Spring
7 4 (9.76%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Physics
3 4 (9.76%) PKI
3 4 (9.76%) Open Source
3 4 (9.76%) iPad
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 34 (82.93%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (17.07%) OO
3 6 (14.63%) Time Management
3 6 (14.63%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.76%) UML
5 4 (9.76%) Data Security
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) SEO
5 4 (9.76%) Web Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.88%) Validation
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Wealth Management
6 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
6 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) SQL
1 30 (73.17%) Shell Script
2 14 (34.15%) Java
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) Perl
7 2 (4.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) NFS
2 2 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (63.41%) Tivoli
2 4 (9.76%) Nagios
2 4 (9.76%) Kibana
2 4 (9.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Sun
2 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 4 (9.76%) ATG
2 4 (9.76%) Percussion
2 4 (9.76%) hybris
2 4 (9.76%) F5
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Facebook
4 1 (2.44%) Twitter
4 1 (2.44%) Rackspace