Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 344 330
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14 +37
Permanent jobs citing SSH 36 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 1.09% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 34
North West median annual salary £46,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.31% -7.14% +32.08%
10th Percentile £31,125 £31,250 £29,050
90th Percentile £58,750 £34,250 £54,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -8.16% +8.89%

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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1955 1922 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.75% 15.63% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1582 1504
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cheshire -3 30 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £25,000 -
Merseyside +5 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Manchester -9 1 £48,000 +47.69%
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 26 (72.22%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) Unix
3 22 (61.11%) AIX
4 20 (55.56%) Solaris
4 20 (55.56%) Ethernet
4 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 18 (50.00%) Clustering
6 13 (36.11%) Finance
7 11 (30.56%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (27.78%) Resource Allocation
8 10 (27.78%) SAN
8 10 (27.78%) Veritas
9 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (16.67%) Cryptography
11 6 (16.67%) PKI
12 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
12 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
12 5 (13.89%) HTML
13 4 (11.11%) PHP
13 4 (11.11%) SQL
13 4 (11.11%) MySQL
13 4 (11.11%) OOP
13 4 (11.11%) Apache
13 4 (11.11%) ITIL
13 4 (11.11%) Change Management
13 4 (11.11%) Web Development
13 4 (11.11%) Degree
13 4 (11.11%) Test Management
14 3 (8.33%) PHP 5

SSH
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) Ethernet
1 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 10 (27.78%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.78%) IPsec
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) VLAN
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) git-flow
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Gradle
2 1 (2.78%) PhpStorm
2 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Administrator
2 15 (41.67%) Unix Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Unix Team Leader
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Unix Support
6 3 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) LAMP
3 2 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) Ajax
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.78%) JDBC
4 1 (2.78%) Laravel
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) PKI
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) Unix
3 22 (61.11%) AIX
4 20 (55.56%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Resource Allocation
2 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) Test Management
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Wealth Management
7 2 (5.56%) Android Development
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) PHP
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PHP 5
2 3 (8.33%) PHP 7
3 2 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.78%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Veritas
2 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) BMC
3 1 (2.78%) CA
3 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Juniper
3 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto