The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
UK / Scotland
Rank 137 - 158
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% - 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £24,500 - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 263 357 357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.55% 12.28% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 168 212 209
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

SSH
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SSH in Scotland

SSH
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SSH in Scotland

SSH
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Glasgow - 4 £32,250 -
Edinburgh - 1 £24,500 -
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SSH.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) NFS
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Samba
2 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Bourne shell
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Replication
3 4 (50.00%) Korn
3 4 (50.00%) HND
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) ISPF
5 2 (25.00%) PKI
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (25.00%) CICS
3 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Grunt
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ISPF
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Bourne shell
3 4 (50.00%) Korn
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (25.00%) CLIST
4 2 (25.00%) JCL
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) REXX
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) NFS
1 5 (62.50%) Samba
2 2 (25.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (25.00%) RACF
2 2 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) CA
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase