Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 202 235
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33 -1
Permanent jobs citing SSH 23 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 1.94% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 16
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +100.00% -47.37%
10th Percentile £24,725 £28,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,575 £50,000 £29,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 712 723 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.62% 13.94% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 474 467 457
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,825 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,875 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -4 17 £47,500 +55.74% 1
Glasgow -15 9 £49,250 -1.50%
South Lanarkshire - 2 £43,000 -
SSH
UK

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

1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) SSL
3 18 (78.26%) Unix
3 18 (78.26%) Java
3 18 (78.26%) Spring
3 18 (78.26%) Software Engineering
3 18 (78.26%) AngularJS
3 18 (78.26%) Mentoring
4 17 (73.91%) JBoss
5 14 (60.87%) Web Services
5 14 (60.87%) Spring Security
6 13 (56.52%) JSON
6 13 (56.52%) Maven
6 13 (56.52%) RESTful
6 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
7 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
7 12 (52.17%) GitLab
7 12 (52.17%) JDBC
7 12 (52.17%) SOAP
8 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (34.78%) Finance
10 6 (26.09%) Advertising
11 5 (21.74%) PHP
11 5 (21.74%) SQL
11 5 (21.74%) Web Development
12 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
12 4 (17.39%) SNMP
12 4 (17.39%) VMware
13 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (13.04%) DNS

SSH
Co-occurring 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 17 (73.91%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) SSL
2 4 (17.39%) SNMP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) FTP
4 2 (8.70%) HTTP
4 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) SMTP
4 2 (8.70%) Telnet
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
1 13 (56.52%) Maven
2 12 (52.17%) GitLab
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Team Leader
3 8 (34.78%) Java Team Leader
4 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Lead Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (8.70%) Head of Infrastructure
8 2 (8.70%) Java Development Team Leader
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Administrator
9 1 (4.35%) Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Backup Administrator
9 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) AngularJS
1 18 (78.26%) Spring
2 14 (60.87%) Spring Security
2 14 (60.87%) Web Services
3 13 (56.52%) JSON
3 13 (56.52%) RESTful
4 12 (52.17%) JDBC
4 12 (52.17%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) Java EE
6 1 (4.35%) React
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Mentoring
1 18 (78.26%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) BCP
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Security Management
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
2 1 (4.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) WMI
1 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle