Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 429 475 491
Rank change year-on-year +46 +16 -12
Permanent jobs citing SSH 37 56 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 1.31% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 53 60
South East median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -21.88% +3.23%
10th Percentile £23,800 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.22% +7.78%

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 3,919 4,275 5,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.25% 16.03% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,042 3,311 4,219
South East median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £74,475 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 +31 29 £58,750 +38.24% 17
Berkshire +27 22 £60,000 +9.09% 15
Hampshire +21 6 £21,500 -39.44% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £56,000 - 2
Surrey +37 2 £25,000 -54.55% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £52,500 +90.91%
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 (78.38%) Linux
2 20 (54.05%) Python
3 19 (51.35%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (43.24%) Bash Shell
5 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
6 13 (35.14%) Docker
6 13 (35.14%) iptables
6 13 (35.14%) Java
6 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (35.14%) MySQL
6 13 (35.14%) DNS
6 13 (35.14%) Firewall
7 12 (32.43%) Web Development
7 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) SQL
7 12 (32.43%) Apache
8 10 (27.03%) DHCP
8 10 (27.03%) CSS
8 10 (27.03%) HTML
8 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (24.32%) JIRA
9 9 (24.32%) Selenium
9 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
9 9 (24.32%) Ansible
9 9 (24.32%) AWS
9 9 (24.32%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
10 8 (21.62%) SELinux
10 8 (21.62%) DevOps
10 8 (21.62%) Vagrant

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 12 (32.43%) Apache
2 6 (16.22%) GlassFish
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (5.41%) Avid Media Composer
2 2 (5.41%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) AWS
2 7 (18.92%) Office 365
3 6 (16.22%) SaaS
4 4 (10.81%) OneDrive
4 4 (10.81%) Power Platform
4 4 (10.81%) PowerApps
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Akamai
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.70%) AWS Step Functions
6 1 (2.70%) Azure
6 1 (2.70%) Heroku
6 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) DNS
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) DHCP
3 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
4 7 (18.92%) FTP
4 7 (18.92%) SNMP
5 6 (16.22%) HTTP
5 6 (16.22%) MPLS
5 6 (16.22%) NAS
5 6 (16.22%) VLAN
5 6 (16.22%) VoIP
6 5 (13.51%) VPN
7 4 (10.81%) Wireless
8 2 (5.41%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 2 (5.41%) Internet
8 2 (5.41%) Network Security
9 1 (2.70%) SMTP
9 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Redis
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
2 9 (24.32%) JIRA
2 9 (24.32%) Selenium
3 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
3 8 (21.62%) Vagrant
4 6 (16.22%) Bugzilla
4 6 (16.22%) CruiseControl
5 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.41%) Robot Framework
6 2 (5.41%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) Mocha
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.70%) Automotive
1 1 (2.70%) Billing
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Japanese Language
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
1 1 (2.70%) Retail
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.81%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (10.81%) IT Technician
4 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.81%) PHP Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Technician
4 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.11%) Lead Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) CSS
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) JSON
2 6 (16.22%) LAMP
2 6 (16.22%) LDAP
2 6 (16.22%) Sass
2 6 (16.22%) YAML
3 5 (13.51%) Angular 2
3 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.51%) Highcharts JS
3 5 (13.51%) jQuery
3 5 (13.51%) Laravel
4 4 (10.81%) Ajax
4 4 (10.81%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (10.81%) COM
4 4 (10.81%) HTML5
4 4 (10.81%) REST
4 4 (10.81%) Yii
5 2 (5.41%) React Native
5 2 (5.41%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Wiki
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Mac OS
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.81%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) CentOS
5 2 (5.41%) CoreOS
5 2 (5.41%) Debian
5 2 (5.41%) Gentoo
5 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (2.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (32.43%) Web Development
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
4 8 (21.62%) DevOps
4 8 (21.62%) Project Management
4 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
5 7 (18.92%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (18.92%) Process Management
6 5 (13.51%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 5 (13.51%) DNA
6 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
7 4 (10.81%) Open Source
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.41%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Python
2 16 (43.24%) Bash Shell
3 13 (35.14%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 7 (18.92%) Perl
5 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
6 6 (16.22%) PHP
7 5 (13.51%) ES6
7 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
8 4 (10.81%) PHP 7
8 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
8 4 (10.81%) VB
9 2 (5.41%) C++
9 2 (5.41%) Ruby
10 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.70%) C#
10 1 (2.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Docker
1 13 (35.14%) iptables
2 8 (21.62%) NFS
3 6 (16.22%) KVM
3 6 (16.22%) QEMU
3 6 (16.22%) Xen
4 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Ansible
2 8 (21.62%) SELinux
3 6 (16.22%) Puppet
3 6 (16.22%) Salt
4 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.41%) Ambari
5 2 (5.41%) Terraform
6 1 (2.70%) CloudHub
6 1 (2.70%) Consul
6 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.70%) Nagios
6 1 (2.70%) Nmap
6 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.70%) Packer
6 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
3 7 (18.92%) Sun
4 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (10.81%) Panasonic
5 4 (10.81%) Progress
5 4 (10.81%) Synology
5 4 (10.81%) Veritas
6 2 (5.41%) Adobe
6 2 (5.41%) Apple
6 2 (5.41%) Avid
7 1 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.70%) Xero