Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 137 135
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +21
Permanent jobs citing SSH 8 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.53% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 4.39% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £23,000 £23,000 -
Scotland median annual salary £23,000 £49,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -53.30% -1.50% +100.00%

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 306 319 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.17% 12.11% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 230 212 146
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,125 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Samba
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 7 (87.50%) NFS
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) iSCSI
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) ITSM
3 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Korn

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 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) iSCSI
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Management
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
1 1 (12.50%) Korn
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) NFS
1 7 (87.50%) Samba
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto