Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 514 488 560
Rank change year-on-year -26 +72 +47
Permanent jobs citing SSH 41 110 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.46% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 107 78
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,125 £64,500 £67,875
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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5414 7520 8466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.59% 21.36% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4304 6019 6884
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,200 £24,325
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in the South East

SSH
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SSH in the South East

SSH
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SSH in the South East

SSH
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley +2 22 £50,000 - 4
Berkshire +24 19 £50,000 - 3
Surrey -6 13 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire -9 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Oxfordshire -10 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for SSH.

1 28 (68.29%) TCP/IP
2 27 (65.85%) Linux
3 21 (51.22%) SAN
4 20 (48.78%) Red Hat
5 18 (43.90%) Windows
6 17 (41.46%) DNS
6 17 (41.46%) Cisco
7 16 (39.02%) LDAP
7 16 (39.02%) Apache
8 15 (36.59%) MySQL
8 15 (36.59%) Unix
8 15 (36.59%) Firewall
9 14 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (34.15%) FTP
9 14 (34.15%) Juniper
10 13 (31.71%) HP
10 13 (31.71%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (29.27%) F5
11 12 (29.27%) Brocade
11 12 (29.27%) Degree
11 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
11 12 (29.27%) HTTP
11 12 (29.27%) Solaris
11 12 (29.27%) Internet
12 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
12 11 (26.83%) Nagios
12 11 (26.83%) MPLS
12 11 (26.83%) Samba
12 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
12 11 (26.83%) Kerberos

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (39.02%) Apache
2 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) nginx
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) WordPress
5 1 (2.44%) CMS
5 1 (2.44%) Confluence
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) TCP/IP
2 21 (51.22%) SAN
3 17 (41.46%) DNS
4 16 (39.02%) LDAP
5 15 (36.59%) Firewall
6 14 (34.15%) FTP
7 12 (29.27%) HTTP
7 12 (29.27%) Internet
8 11 (26.83%) Kerberos
8 11 (26.83%) MPLS
9 9 (21.95%) iSCSI
10 8 (19.51%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (19.51%) IPsec
10 8 (19.51%) NAS
10 8 (19.51%) OSPF
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.07%) Network Security
11 7 (17.07%) SMTP
11 7 (17.07%) Telnet
12 6 (14.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MySQL
2 14 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (26.83%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Grunt
3 1 (2.44%) gulp
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Electronics
3 4 (9.76%) French Language
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Administrator
4 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Network Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Unix Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) POSIX
3 4 (9.76%) HTML5
3 4 (9.76%) LAMP
3 4 (9.76%) SAML
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
4 3 (7.32%) Flash
4 3 (7.32%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) JTAPI
5 2 (4.88%) RFC 2833
5 2 (4.88%) Sass
5 2 (4.88%) TAPI
6 1 (2.44%) CSS3
6 1 (2.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) JSON
6 1 (2.44%) Laravel
6 1 (2.44%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
1 6 (14.63%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) DataPower
3 3 (7.32%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Unix
4 12 (29.27%) Solaris
5 7 (17.07%) CentOS
6 5 (12.20%) Fedora
7 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
8 3 (7.32%) Debian
8 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (26.83%) Capacity Management
2 11 (26.83%) Patch Management
2 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
6 3 (7.32%) OWASP
6 3 (7.32%) Process Management
6 3 (7.32%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
2 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.20%) PHP
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) CCNP
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) RHCE
3 3 (7.32%) RHCSA
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) PA-DSS
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.83%) iptables
2 11 (26.83%) Samba
3 8 (19.51%) NFS
4 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 3 (7.32%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (7.32%) Postfix
6 3 (7.32%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.44%) Docker
7 1 (2.44%) Firmware
7 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.44%) vCloud
7 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Cacti
1 11 (26.83%) Nagios
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle ZFS
1 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (9.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.88%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.44%) cPanel
4 1 (2.44%) Plesk
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Red Hat
2 17 (41.46%) Cisco
3 14 (34.15%) Juniper
4 13 (31.71%) HP
5 12 (29.27%) Brocade
5 12 (29.27%) F5
6 11 (26.83%) EMC
6 11 (26.83%) NetApp
6 11 (26.83%) Oracle
6 11 (26.83%) Sun
7 7 (17.07%) VMware
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.76%) SAP
10 2 (4.88%) Citrix
11 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.44%) Aruba
11 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.44%) Foundry
11 1 (2.44%) Infoblox