Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 481 495 483
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 +92
Permanent jobs citing SSH 42 59 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 1.12% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 86
South East median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,500 £31,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -5.26%

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 4,289 5,288 6,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.05% 17.19% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,347 4,152 5,452
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +20 30 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Berkshire -1 17 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire - 13 £27,500 - 1
Hampshire +13 6 £35,000 -18.60%
West Sussex -17 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 £50,500 -
Surrey +22 1 £55,000 - 1
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 20 (47.62%) Bash Shell
4 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 19 (45.24%) MySQL
5 18 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
6 16 (38.10%) Python
6 16 (38.10%) FTP
7 15 (35.71%) PHP
8 12 (28.57%) HTML
8 12 (28.57%) CSS
8 12 (28.57%) HTML5
8 12 (28.57%) CSS3
8 12 (28.57%) Laravel
8 12 (28.57%) Sass
8 12 (28.57%) Mercurial
8 12 (28.57%) Marketing
8 12 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (28.57%) jQuery
8 12 (28.57%) CentOS
8 12 (28.57%) npm
8 12 (28.57%) Front End Development
8 12 (28.57%) Silex
9 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
9 11 (26.19%) Unix
10 10 (23.81%) Apache
10 10 (23.81%) Big Data
10 10 (23.81%) DevOps
11 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
12 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP

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 10 (23.81%) Apache
2 8 (19.05%) nginx
3 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) npm
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.14%) Datadog
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) FTP
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.67%) DNS
3 7 (16.67%) Firewall
3 7 (16.67%) SMTP
4 5 (11.90%) IMAP
4 5 (11.90%) SSL
5 4 (9.52%) Telnet
6 1 (2.38%) DHCP
6 1 (2.38%) DMZ
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) MySQL
2 10 (23.81%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 3 (7.14%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.38%) Emacs
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 12 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Junior
2 12 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (23.81%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Scripter
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Support
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Open Source Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) CSS
1 12 (28.57%) CSS3
1 12 (28.57%) HTML
1 12 (28.57%) HTML5
1 12 (28.57%) jQuery
1 12 (28.57%) Laravel
1 12 (28.57%) Sass
1 12 (28.57%) Silex
2 4 (9.52%) LAMP
3 3 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (7.14%) PHP-FPM
3 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.38%) CGI
4 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.38%) LDAP
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) PACS
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) CentOS
3 11 (26.19%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 6 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (9.52%) Debian
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 10 (23.81%) DevOps
3 8 (19.05%) Logistics
4 5 (11.90%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL
5 3 (7.14%) Open Source Development
5 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.38%) Kanban
7 1 (2.38%) Scrum
7 1 (2.38%) Threat Detection
7 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Bash Shell
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (38.10%) Python
4 15 (35.71%) PHP
5 7 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) RHCE
3 2 (4.76%) RHCSA
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) iptables
2 3 (7.14%) LXC
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) KVM
4 1 (2.38%) NFS
4 1 (2.38%) Postfix
4 1 (2.38%) QEMU
4 1 (2.38%) Squid
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Ansible
2 3 (7.14%) Fail2ban
2 3 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (4.76%) cPanel
3 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) Plesk
3 2 (4.76%) SELinux
4 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Lets Encrypt
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Google