The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 228 228 208
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing SSH 2 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.034% 0.018% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.11% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £27,850
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -1.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
SSH
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
924 898 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.72% 15.80% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 740 808 728
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 2 £37,500 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SSH.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) RIP
1 2 (40.00%) TACACS
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (40.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Twig
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (40.00%) VMware