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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PuTTY
Rank 863 889 873
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Permanent jobs citing PuTTY 27 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.010% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.059% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +59.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,800 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £75,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £35,000

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
19558 18505 22468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.79% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15808 14508 18750
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £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 29 December 2014 within the UK.

PuTTY Salary Histogram in the UK

PuTTY
Top 16 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 29 December 2014. 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 +19 27 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East of England - 14 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 10 £47,500 -
London -2 6 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Dunstable - 4 £46,250 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £46,250 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £46,250 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £50,000 -
City of London - 2 £31,250 - 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £55,000 -
Poole - 2 - -
Gloucester - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -

PuTTY
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (80.00%) Linux
2 35 (77.78%) SSH
3 34 (75.56%) UNIX
4 33 (73.33%) Oracle
4 33 (73.33%) Oracle Database
5 31 (68.89%) JIRA
6 30 (66.67%) WinSCP
6 30 (66.67%) SQL
6 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 30 (66.67%) Shell Script
7 27 (60.00%) MS Office
8 26 (57.78%) Toad
8 26 (57.78%) MS Excel
8 26 (57.78%) FTP
8 26 (57.78%) Tivoli
8 26 (57.78%) Middleware
8 26 (57.78%) Oracle Fusion
9 22 (48.89%) Finance
10 17 (37.78%) Java
11 14 (31.11%) Tomcat
12 13 (28.89%) JBoss
13 12 (26.67%) HTML
14 11 (24.44%) Web Services
15 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (22.22%) MySQL
16 9 (20.00%) Subversion
16 9 (20.00%) Degree
17 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (17.78%) SOAP
18 7 (15.56%) Apache

PuTTY
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (31.11%) Tomcat
2 13 (28.89%) JBoss
3 7 (15.56%) Apache
4 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (8.89%) Magnolia
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (60.00%) MS Office
2 26 (57.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (77.78%) SSH
2 30 (66.67%) WinSCP
3 26 (57.78%) FTP
4 6 (13.33%) DNS
5 5 (11.11%) Firewall
6 4 (8.89%) NAS
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security
6 4 (8.89%) SSL
6 4 (8.89%) SAN
6 4 (8.89%) Internet
6 4 (8.89%) HTTP
6 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.22%) MPLS
8 1 (2.22%) OSPF
8 1 (2.22%) BGP
8 1 (2.22%) Telnet
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (2.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) Oracle Database
2 10 (22.22%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (68.89%) JIRA
2 26 (57.78%) Toad
3 9 (20.00%) Subversion
4 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
4 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.89%) Log4j
5 4 (8.89%) Ant
5 4 (8.89%) JUnit
6 3 (6.67%) Maven
6 3 (6.67%) Selenium
6 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.67%) EasyMock
6 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
1 16 (35.56%) Support Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Environment Manager
3 11 (24.44%) Environment Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Services Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) IT Support
9 1 (2.22%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Network Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) Middleware
1 26 (57.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (26.67%) HTML
3 11 (24.44%) Web Services
4 8 (17.78%) SOAP
5 7 (15.56%) Spring
5 7 (15.56%) REST
6 6 (13.33%) CSS
6 6 (13.33%) JDBC
7 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 4 (8.89%) XML
8 4 (8.89%) XSLT
8 4 (8.89%) J2SE
8 4 (8.89%) JMS
8 4 (8.89%) AWT
8 4 (8.89%) JSP
8 4 (8.89%) Servlets
8 4 (8.89%) DHTML
8 4 (8.89%) J2EE
8 4 (8.89%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) iPad
3 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.89%) Physics
4 4 (8.89%) PKI
4 4 (8.89%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) CMDB
6 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Linux
2 34 (75.56%) UNIX
3 4 (8.89%) CentOS
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
2 7 (15.56%) MVC
3 6 (13.33%) OO
3 6 (13.33%) Time Management
3 6 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.89%) Analytics
4 4 (8.89%) Web Analytics
4 4 (8.89%) Data Security
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) SEO
4 4 (8.89%) UML
5 3 (6.67%) TDD
5 3 (6.67%) Pair Programming
5 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.67%) AOP
6 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) SQL
1 30 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 17 (37.78%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.89%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) CCIP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) NFS
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (57.78%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.89%) Nagios
2 4 (8.89%) logstash
2 4 (8.89%) Kibana
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Oracle
2 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) F5
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.89%) hybris
4 4 (8.89%) Sun
4 4 (8.89%) SAP
4 4 (8.89%) ATG
4 4 (8.89%) Percussion
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Juniper
6 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) Rackspace