The first table below looks at the demand for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 188 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing SSH 18 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 1.19% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 12
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £40,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,780 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
847 925 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.91% 16.71% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 700 776 739
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSH
England

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SSH
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SSH Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SSH
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SSH Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SSH
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Staffordshire - 5 £21,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £27,850 - 1
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 30 (81.08%) DNS
2 24 (64.86%) MySQL
3 21 (56.76%) SSL
4 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
4 20 (54.05%) MS Excel
5 18 (48.65%) MS Office
5 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 18 (48.65%) Linux
6 17 (45.95%) PHP
6 17 (45.95%) MS Visio
6 17 (45.95%) vSphere
7 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
7 16 (43.24%) jQuery
8 14 (37.84%) WSUS
8 14 (37.84%) Load Balancing
8 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
8 14 (37.84%) Altiris
8 14 (37.84%) VLAN
8 14 (37.84%) HTTP
8 14 (37.84%) Publishing
8 14 (37.84%) Backup Exec
8 14 (37.84%) Perl
8 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 14 (37.84%) IIS
8 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
8 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
8 14 (37.84%) Forefront TMG
9 13 (35.14%) WordPress
10 12 (32.43%) Change Control
11 11 (29.73%) Content Management

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (37.84%) IIS
2 13 (35.14%) WordPress
3 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
4 9 (24.32%) CMS
5 8 (21.62%) Apache
5 8 (21.62%) Moodle
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (54.05%) MS Excel
2 18 (48.65%) MS Office
3 17 (45.95%) MS Visio
4 7 (18.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 30 (81.08%) DNS
2 21 (56.76%) SSL
3 14 (37.84%) HTTP
3 14 (37.84%) VLAN
4 6 (16.22%) SAN
5 4 (10.81%) LAN
5 4 (10.81%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (37.84%) Publishing
2 9 (24.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
1 13 (35.14%) Web Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Web Designer
3 7 (18.92%) Designer
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Photoshop Designer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) jQuery
2 9 (24.32%) LAMP
3 7 (18.92%) HTML5
3 7 (18.92%) CSS3
3 7 (18.92%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Open Source
2 4 (10.81%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Load Balancing
2 12 (32.43%) Change Control
3 11 (29.73%) Content Management
4 10 (27.03%) Time Management
5 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (24.32%) OOP
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
5 9 (24.32%) SEO
6 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
7 7 (18.92%) Web Design
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) PHP
2 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) Perl
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
3 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) CCNA
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) vSphere
2 14 (37.84%) Forefront TMG
2 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
3 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (21.62%) Shibboleth
5 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Backup Exec
1 14 (37.84%) WSUS
2 10 (27.03%) Plesk
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) Altiris
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Dell
4 6 (16.22%) NetApp
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
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