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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 191 204 179
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing SSH 19 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 1.33% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 10
Average salary £27,175 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.05% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,815 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
879 904 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.34% 16.24% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 723 763 735
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 - 4 £21,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £27,850 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £32,000 - 2
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (76.92%) DNS
2 24 (61.54%) MySQL
3 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
3 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 21 (53.85%) SSL
5 19 (48.72%) MS Office
5 19 (48.72%) Windows
5 19 (48.72%) Linux
6 18 (46.15%) MS Visio
6 18 (46.15%) vSphere
7 17 (43.59%) PHP
8 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
8 16 (41.03%) jQuery
9 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
9 14 (35.90%) Altiris
9 14 (35.90%) VLAN
9 14 (35.90%) WSUS
9 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
9 14 (35.90%) HTTP
9 14 (35.90%) Publishing
9 14 (35.90%) Backup Exec
9 14 (35.90%) Perl
9 14 (35.90%) SQL
9 14 (35.90%) IIS
9 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
9 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
9 14 (35.90%) Forefront TMG
10 13 (33.33%) WordPress
11 12 (30.77%) Change Control
12 11 (28.21%) Plesk

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (35.90%) IIS
2 13 (33.33%) WordPress
3 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
4 9 (23.08%) Moodle
4 9 (23.08%) CMS
5 8 (20.51%) Apache
6 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
6 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
2 19 (48.72%) MS Office
3 18 (46.15%) MS Visio
4 7 (17.95%) Photoshop
4 7 (17.95%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) DNS
2 21 (53.85%) SSL
3 14 (35.90%) VLAN
3 14 (35.90%) HTTP
4 6 (15.38%) SAN
5 5 (12.82%) LAN
5 5 (12.82%) WAN
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (35.90%) Publishing
2 9 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
1 13 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Designer
3 7 (17.95%) Web Designer
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
6 3 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) jQuery
2 9 (23.08%) LAMP
3 7 (17.95%) HTML5
3 7 (17.95%) CSS3
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Open Source
2 4 (10.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
2 12 (30.77%) Change Control
3 11 (28.21%) Content Management
4 10 (25.64%) Time Management
5 9 (23.08%) OOP
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (23.08%) MVC
5 9 (23.08%) SEO
6 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
7 7 (17.95%) Web Design
8 4 (10.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) PHP
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
3 14 (35.90%) Perl
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.56%) CCNA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) vSphere
2 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
4 8 (20.51%) Shibboleth
5 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 4 (10.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) WSUS
1 14 (35.90%) Backup Exec
2 11 (28.21%) Plesk
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Altiris
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco
4 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) Dell
4 6 (15.38%) NetApp
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
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Capita
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Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago