Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 135 144
Rank change year-on-year +33 +9 -9
Permanent jobs citing SSH 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.42% 0.28% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 1.67% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £33,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.52% +29.41% -43.33%
10th Percentile £43,000 £25,625 £23,100
90th Percentile £56,250 £33,000 £28,300
Wales median annual salary £51,250 £33,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +55.30% +29.41% -43.33%

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 295 359 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.54% 16.47% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 274 315 372
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
10th Percentile £23,738 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,375 £67,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SSH in South Wales

SSH
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SSH in South Wales

SSH
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South Wales 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
Cardiff - 2 £40,000 -
Newport - 2 £52,500 - 1
Torfaen - 2 £50,000 -
SSH
Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for SSH.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) CMDB

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) SecureCRT
4 1 (16.67%) Telnet
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) VMware