The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
England / North West
Rank 250 - 249
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.065% - 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £35,750 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSH is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 904 848 1114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.71% 14.92% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 701 689 849
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing SSH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in the North West

SSH
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SSH in the North West

SSH
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SSH in the North West

SSH
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £21,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SSH.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Facebook
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter
4 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (20.00%) API Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) FireEye
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
1 1 (20.00%) VMware