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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank - 182 196
Permanent jobs citing SSH 0 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.47% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.03% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 1
Average salary - £27,675 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.65%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
742 791 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.07% 15.41% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 636 690 738
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) cPanel
3 1 (25.00%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
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