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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 208 181 205
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Permanent jobs citing SSH 16 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.34% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 2.07% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 4
Average salary £27,850 £32,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.64% -3.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
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
931 871 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.73% 16.25% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 756 739 663
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 18 September 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
Warwickshire - 8 £27,850 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,500 - 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 22 (64.71%) DNS
2 20 (58.82%) MySQL
3 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 16 (47.06%) Windows
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 16 (47.06%) jQuery
4 16 (47.06%) Hyper-V
5 13 (38.24%) WordPress
5 13 (38.24%) PHP
5 13 (38.24%) SharePoint
5 13 (38.24%) SSL
6 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (35.29%) VMware
6 12 (35.29%) VMware ESX
7 11 (32.35%) Content Management
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (29.41%) Citrix
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
8 10 (29.41%) LAN
8 10 (29.41%) WAN
8 10 (29.41%) ITIL
8 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (26.47%) OOP
9 9 (26.47%) Plesk
9 9 (26.47%) Git (software)

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (38.24%) WordPress
1 13 (38.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (26.47%) CMS
4 6 (17.65%) Moodle
4 6 (17.65%) IIS
5 4 (11.76%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
3 7 (20.59%) Photoshop
3 7 (20.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) DNS
2 13 (38.24%) SSL
3 10 (29.41%) LAN
3 10 (29.41%) WAN
4 6 (17.65%) VLAN
4 6 (17.65%) SAN
4 6 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 6 (17.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
1 13 (38.24%) Web Developer
2 10 (29.41%) IT Support Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) IT Support
2 10 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Designer
3 7 (20.59%) Web Designer
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Photoshop Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) jQuery
2 7 (20.59%) CSS
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) HTML5
2 7 (20.59%) CSS3
3 5 (14.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Content Management
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL
3 9 (26.47%) OOP
3 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
3 9 (26.47%) SEO
4 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.59%) Web Design
5 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 6 (17.65%) Time Management
6 4 (11.76%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) PHP
3 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Perl
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Hyper-V
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (35.29%) VMware ESX
3 8 (23.53%) vSphere
4 6 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.76%) Shibboleth
6 2 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Plesk
2 6 (17.65%) WSUS
2 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) Altiris
4 6 (17.65%) NetApp
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) Dell
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago