Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 489 478 561
Rank change year-on-year -11 +83 +36
Permanent jobs citing SSH 73 90 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 1.35% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60 85 76
South East median annual salary £48,000 £46,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.06% +9.74%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,600 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,500 £65,875
England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% -5.26% +7.95%

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 5,437 6,675 8,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.26% 21.20% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,247 5,347 6,938
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 35 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Berkshire +19 31 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Surrey -12 15 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Hampshire -18 9 £43,000 +14.67% 2
West Sussex - 7 £35,000 -
Sussex - 6 £33,750 -
Oxfordshire -25 4 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SSH.

1 47 (64.38%) Linux
2 37 (50.68%) TCP/IP
3 30 (41.10%) FTP
4 29 (39.73%) MySQL
5 28 (38.36%) Unix
5 28 (38.36%) Cisco
5 28 (38.36%) SAN
6 27 (36.99%) HTTP
6 27 (36.99%) LDAP
7 26 (35.62%) Juniper
7 26 (35.62%) Firewall
8 24 (32.88%) DNS
9 23 (31.51%) Linux Command Line
10 22 (30.14%) SQL
10 22 (30.14%) MPLS
10 22 (30.14%) Telnet
10 22 (30.14%) Subversion
11 21 (28.77%) Oracle
11 21 (28.77%) DB2
12 20 (27.40%) HTML
12 20 (27.40%) Windows
13 19 (26.03%) Internet
13 19 (26.03%) HTML5
13 19 (26.03%) Kalman Filter
14 18 (24.66%) Degree
14 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
14 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
15 16 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (21.92%) CSS3
15 16 (21.92%) F5

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 13 (17.81%) Apache
1 13 (17.81%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.96%) Confluence
2 8 (10.96%) JCAPS
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (10.96%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.11%) nginx
4 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) WordPress
5 1 (1.37%) EPiServer
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Photoshop
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (50.68%) TCP/IP
2 30 (41.10%) FTP
3 28 (38.36%) SAN
4 27 (36.99%) HTTP
5 26 (35.62%) Firewall
6 24 (32.88%) DNS
7 22 (30.14%) MPLS
7 22 (30.14%) Telnet
8 19 (26.03%) Internet
9 16 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (20.55%) IPsec
11 14 (19.18%) Intrusion Detection
11 14 (19.18%) iSCSI
11 14 (19.18%) NAS
11 14 (19.18%) OSPF
12 13 (17.81%) Kerberos
13 12 (16.44%) WAN
14 11 (15.07%) Intranet
14 11 (15.07%) Network Security
15 9 (12.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) MySQL
2 21 (28.77%) DB2
3 16 (21.92%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (17.81%) SQLite
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (10.96%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Subversion
2 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.70%) JIRA
4 9 (12.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.37%) Ant
5 1 (1.37%) Grunt
5 1 (1.37%) gulp
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Mockito
5 1 (1.37%) TestNG
5 1 (1.37%) Toad
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
1 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Electronics
3 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Network Engineer
2 17 (23.29%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Unix Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Administrator
5 11 (15.07%) Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) Android Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Network Administrator
8 8 (10.96%) Middleware Analyst
8 8 (10.96%) Support Analyst
8 8 (10.96%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Juniper Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) LAN Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.48%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) LDAP
2 20 (27.40%) HTML
3 19 (26.03%) HTML5
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
4 16 (21.92%) CSS3
5 15 (20.55%) Ajax
6 13 (17.81%) Node.js
6 13 (17.81%) Qt
6 13 (17.81%) XML
7 11 (15.07%) Web Services
8 9 (12.33%) POSIX
9 8 (10.96%) JAXB
9 8 (10.96%) JMS
9 8 (10.96%) JNDI
9 8 (10.96%) Middleware
9 8 (10.96%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (10.96%) REST
9 8 (10.96%) SOAP
9 8 (10.96%) WSDL
9 8 (10.96%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (16.44%) Clustering
2 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.11%) DataPower
4 3 (4.11%) PKI
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (64.38%) Linux
2 28 (38.36%) Unix
3 20 (27.40%) Windows
4 13 (17.81%) Android
4 13 (17.81%) Solaris
5 4 (5.48%) CentOS
5 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.11%) Debian
6 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.74%) Fedora
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) Android Development
2 13 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (17.81%) Capacity Management
2 13 (17.81%) Patch Management
2 13 (17.81%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (17.81%) Software Architecture
3 10 (13.70%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (13.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (12.33%) Migration
5 8 (10.96%) BPEL
5 8 (10.96%) High Availability
5 8 (10.96%) ITIL
5 8 (10.96%) Load Balancing
5 8 (10.96%) SOA
5 8 (10.96%) Software Delivery
6 5 (6.85%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (6.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.55%) PHP
4 13 (17.81%) Shell Script
5 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
5 10 (13.70%) Java
6 8 (10.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (5.48%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 12 (16.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (15.07%) CCNP
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) CCIE
6 1 (1.37%) CCNA
6 1 (1.37%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.37%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.37%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
2 8 (10.96%) SLA
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.74%) PA-DSS
3 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.18%) NFS
3 13 (17.81%) iptables
3 13 (17.81%) Samba
4 9 (12.33%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (5.48%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) Cacti
1 13 (17.81%) Nagios
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle ZFS
1 13 (17.81%) Red Hat Satellite
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (10.96%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (5.48%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.74%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Cisco
2 26 (35.62%) Juniper
3 21 (28.77%) Oracle
4 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
5 16 (21.92%) F5
5 16 (21.92%) HP
6 15 (20.55%) Brocade
7 13 (17.81%) EMC
7 13 (17.81%) NetApp
7 13 (17.81%) Sun
8 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
9 8 (10.96%) Dynatrace
9 8 (10.96%) Remedy
9 8 (10.96%) Splunk
10 7 (9.59%) Virgin Media
11 5 (6.85%) SAP
12 3 (4.11%) Aruba
12 3 (4.11%) Fortinet
13 2 (2.74%) Citrix
13 2 (2.74%) VMware