Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 238 275
Rank change year-on-year +1 +37 +59
Permanent jobs citing SSH 17 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.28% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 1.55% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 34
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £44,500 £44,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £63,125 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.50% +11.11% +16.13%

SSH is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,022 1,290 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.88% 20.02% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 748 952 1,524
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,438
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Berkshire

SSH
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSH in Berkshire.

Salary trend for SSH in Berkshire

SSH
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SSH in Berkshire

SSH
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 14 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Newbury +12 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £42,500 -
Slough - 1 £55,000 -
SSH
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Python
2 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
3 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (52.94%) Big Data
5 9 (52.94%) Unix
6 8 (47.06%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) Logistics
8 6 (35.29%) Open Source
9 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (29.41%) DevOps
9 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
10 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
10 4 (23.53%) Open Source Development
10 4 (23.53%) Debian
10 4 (23.53%) Firewall
10 4 (23.53%) CentOS
11 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 3 (17.65%) SSL
11 3 (17.65%) Windows
12 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
12 2 (11.76%) Perl
12 2 (11.76%) LAN
12 2 (11.76%) WAN
12 2 (11.76%) Cisco
12 2 (11.76%) VMware
12 2 (11.76%) VPN

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.88%) BGP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) DMZ
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) L2TP
4 1 (5.88%) Multicast
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
4 1 (5.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) CircleCI
2 1 (5.88%) Emacs
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SaaS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
1 1 (5.88%) CGI
1 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.88%) Ext JS
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) PACS
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (23.53%) CentOS
4 4 (23.53%) Debian
4 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Logistics
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Open Source Development
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.88%) Presales
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Statistics
4 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Threat Detection
4 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Go
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) HL7
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) iptables
2 1 (5.88%) Postfix
2 1 (5.88%) Squid
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Grafana
1 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Marathon
1 1 (5.88%) Mesos
1 1 (5.88%) SELinux
1 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Aruba
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
2 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
2 1 (5.88%) Stonesoft