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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
England / South East
Rank 356 418 432
Rank change year-on-year +62 +14  
Permanent jobs citing SSH 34 38 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 0.90% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 28
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSH is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2916 4205 4458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.82% 21.94% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 3569 3413
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SSH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 19 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +43 8 £46,500 +3.33%
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £51,625 +0.73%
Hampshire +21 1 - - 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 59 (73.75%) Linux
2 40 (50.00%) Windows
3 36 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 34 (42.50%) Unix
5 32 (40.00%) HTTP
6 31 (38.75%) Apache
7 28 (35.00%) Tomcat
7 28 (35.00%) Oracle
7 28 (35.00%) Bash Shell
8 26 (32.50%) DNS
8 26 (32.50%) Firewall
9 25 (31.25%) MySQL
9 25 (31.25%) Samba
10 23 (28.75%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (28.75%) Nagios
11 22 (27.50%) SAN
11 22 (27.50%) LDAP
12 21 (26.25%) Python
12 21 (26.25%) LAN
12 21 (26.25%) HP
13 20 (25.00%) Red Hat
13 20 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 20 (25.00%) WAN
14 19 (23.75%) Patch Management
15 18 (22.50%) Solaris
16 17 (21.25%) DB2
16 17 (21.25%) SQL
16 17 (21.25%) Kerberos
16 17 (21.25%) SSL
16 17 (21.25%) Sun

SSH
Top Related 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 31 (38.75%) Apache
2 28 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.25%) IIS
4 8 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.00%) JBoss
6 3 (3.75%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.75%) nginx
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.25%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Office
1 5 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) GIMP
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 32 (40.00%) HTTP
3 26 (32.50%) DNS
3 26 (32.50%) Firewall
4 22 (27.50%) LDAP
4 22 (27.50%) SAN
5 21 (26.25%) LAN
6 20 (25.00%) WAN
7 17 (21.25%) Kerberos
7 17 (21.25%) SSL
8 16 (20.00%) FTP
9 13 (16.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (16.25%) SNMP
9 13 (16.25%) VPN
10 11 (13.75%) HTTPS
10 11 (13.75%) IPsec
10 11 (13.75%) Wireshark
11 10 (12.50%) VLAN
12 9 (11.25%) Internet
13 8 (10.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) MySQL
2 23 (28.75%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (21.25%) DB2
4 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.75%) QGIS
6 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.50%) Big Data
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.75%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) Grunt
3 2 (2.50%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.50%) webpack
4 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Trac
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.00%) French Language
3 8 (10.00%) German Language
3 8 (10.00%) Portuguese Language
3 8 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 5 (6.25%) Electronics
4 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Advertising
6 2 (2.50%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (21.25%) Unix Engineer
3 13 (16.25%) Technical Support
4 11 (13.75%) Security Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Administrator
6 9 (11.25%) Support Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Security Support Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Integration Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.50%) Open Source Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
10 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) Web Services
2 8 (10.00%) Regular Expression
3 5 (6.25%) SOAP
4 4 (5.00%) CSS
4 4 (5.00%) HTML
4 4 (5.00%) jQuery
4 4 (5.00%) LAMP
4 4 (5.00%) REST
5 3 (3.75%) .NET
5 3 (3.75%) Google Maps API
5 3 (3.75%) Leaflet
5 3 (3.75%) POSIX
5 3 (3.75%) Sass
6 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.50%) React
7 1 (1.25%) CSS3
7 1 (1.25%) Memcached
7 1 (1.25%) OpenID
7 1 (1.25%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.25%) PKI
5 6 (7.50%) Replication
6 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.50%) Animation
7 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.50%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (73.75%) Linux
2 40 (50.00%) Windows
3 34 (42.50%) Unix
4 18 (22.50%) Solaris
5 10 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.25%) CentOS
6 9 (11.25%) Debian
7 8 (10.00%) Mac OS
7 8 (10.00%) Windows NT
7 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (8.75%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.25%) AIX
10 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (23.75%) Patch Management
3 17 (21.25%) Asset Management
3 17 (21.25%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
3 17 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 16 (20.00%) Server Building
4 16 (20.00%) Statistics
5 9 (11.25%) OWASP
6 8 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (10.00%) SDLC
6 8 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (8.75%) Open Source
7 7 (8.75%) Open Source Development
8 6 (7.50%) Network Architecture
9 5 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (6.25%) Presales
9 5 (6.25%) Prototyping
9 5 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) Bash Shell
2 21 (26.25%) Python
3 17 (21.25%) Shell Script
3 17 (21.25%) SQL
4 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.75%) Java
6 10 (12.50%) PHP
7 5 (6.25%) Perl
8 4 (5.00%) ActionScript
8 4 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) CCNA
1 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.50%) CISSP
3 9 (11.25%) CompTIA Security+
3 9 (11.25%) Security+ Certification
4 8 (10.00%) CEH
4 8 (10.00%) MCSE
4 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.25%) Degree
7 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.25%) GCIA
8 1 (1.25%) GCIH
8 1 (1.25%) HP MASE
8 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) COBIT
1 1 (1.25%) COSO
1 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.25%) QA
1 1 (1.25%) SAS 70
System Software
1 25 (31.25%) Samba
2 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.25%) iptables
3 16 (20.00%) Firmware
3 16 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.50%) NFS
6 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.00%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.25%) Postfix
8 1 (1.25%) Squid
8 1 (1.25%) Varnish
8 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (28.75%) Nagios
2 17 (21.25%) Cacti
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle ZFS
2 17 (21.25%) Red Hat Satellite
3 16 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
3 16 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.50%) Ansible
4 2 (2.50%) Nmap
4 2 (2.50%) SELinux
5 1 (1.25%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.25%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.25%) Puppet
5 1 (1.25%) SCCM
5 1 (1.25%) Simpana
5 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Oracle
2 21 (26.25%) HP
3 20 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 17 (21.25%) NetApp
4 17 (21.25%) Sun
5 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.25%) Cisco
6 9 (11.25%) VMware
7 8 (10.00%) Dell KACE
7 8 (10.00%) Lotus
7 8 (10.00%) Novell
7 8 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (10.00%) Splunk
8 6 (7.50%) Axway
8 6 (7.50%) Juniper
9 5 (6.25%) NETGEAR
9 5 (6.25%) SAP
10 4 (5.00%) Aruba
10 4 (5.00%) Brocade
10 4 (5.00%) Fortinet
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