Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 245 239
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6 +34
Permanent jobs citing SSH 28 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.50% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 1.71% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 26
Berkshire median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £39,375
90th Percentile £64,750 £58,750 £51,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - -

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 1,026 1,463 1,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.22% 21.01% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1,045 1,193
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.06% -2.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -2.30%

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 26 May 2019.

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 26 May 2019. 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 -5 13 £47,500 -7.32% 1
Newbury -2 3 £42,500 -19.05%
Ascot - 2 £73,750 -
Bracknell - 2 £56,250 -
SSH
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Bash Shell
3 16 (57.14%) Python
4 15 (53.57%) Firewall
5 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 14 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
6 13 (46.43%) Unix
7 12 (42.86%) Java
7 12 (42.86%) HTTP
8 11 (39.29%) DNS
9 10 (35.71%) SNMP
9 10 (35.71%) DHCP
9 10 (35.71%) Wireless
9 10 (35.71%) SaaS
10 9 (32.14%) SELinux
10 9 (32.14%) CentOS
10 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
10 9 (32.14%) Debian
10 9 (32.14%) C++
10 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
11 8 (28.57%) Finance
11 8 (28.57%) Network Security
11 8 (28.57%) DevOps
11 8 (28.57%) Big Data
12 7 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (25.00%) F5

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 3 (10.71%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) SaaS
2 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) HTTP
3 11 (39.29%) DNS
4 10 (35.71%) DHCP
4 10 (35.71%) SNMP
4 10 (35.71%) Wireless
5 8 (28.57%) Network Security
6 7 (25.00%) BGP
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 7 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (25.00%) MPLS
6 7 (25.00%) SMTP
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
7 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.71%) FCoE
8 3 (10.71%) SAN
9 2 (7.14%) SSL
10 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (17.86%) Robot Framework
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Open Source Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Scripter
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Python Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 5 (17.86%) Apache NiFi
3 4 (14.29%) CGI
4 3 (10.71%) LAMP
4 3 (10.71%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (10.71%) LDAP
5 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) Laravel
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.57%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Unix
3 9 (32.14%) CentOS
3 9 (32.14%) Debian
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) DevOps
2 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) Network Design
2 7 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Open Source
3 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.86%) API Integration
4 5 (17.86%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
4 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Debt
4 5 (17.86%) Web Development
5 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Logistics
5 4 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (10.71%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Bash Shell
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) C++
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Java 8
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) CCIE
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) CCNP
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) HL7
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) iptables
1 3 (10.71%) KVM
1 3 (10.71%) NFS
1 3 (10.71%) QEMU
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SELinux
2 5 (17.86%) Ambari
2 5 (17.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco
1 7 (25.00%) F5
1 7 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) VMware