Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 141 132
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 +21
Permanent jobs citing SSH 5 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.49% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 4.06% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £23,000 £50,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.00% +63.93% +17.31%
Scotland median annual salary £23,409 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -53.18% - +92.31%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 263 320 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.46% 12.13% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 186 211 176
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £29,400
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Edinburgh

SSH
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SSH in Edinburgh

SSH
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SSH in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SSH.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Samba
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (20.00%) C-shell
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) SIEM

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (20.00%) C-shell
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) Samba
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) VMware