Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 302 347
Rank change year-on-year +1 +45 -8
Permanent jobs citing SSH 15 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 2.15% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 12
South West median annual salary £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £26,580 £21,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £56,625 £48,350
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1789 2004 2253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 18.44% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1645 1974
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,525
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SSH in the South West

SSH
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SSH in the South West

SSH
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SSH in the South West

SSH
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Gloucestershire +14 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Dorset - 4 £42,500 -
Bristol -29 3 £26,200 +13.91%
Devon +12 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Wiltshire -5 1 £40,000 -
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for SSH.

1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) SNMP
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) ICMP
5 5 (33.33%) IPsec
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (26.67%) 4G
6 4 (26.67%) Gherkin
6 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
6 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
6 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 4 (26.67%) Network Management
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) ICMP
1 5 (33.33%) IPsec
1 5 (33.33%) SNMP
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) 4G
2 4 (26.67%) LTE
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) 3G
3 3 (20.00%) ADSL
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WLAN
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) Telnet
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
2 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) Vagrant
2 4 (26.67%) Zephyr
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IP Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Gherkin
1 4 (26.67%) REST
1 4 (26.67%) SOAP
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Warfare
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Debian
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) BDD
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
2 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
2 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Kanban
2 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
2 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) Test Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Encryption
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
2 4 (26.67%) XPath
3 3 (20.00%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) HND
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Def Stans
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) VMFS
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
2 1 (6.67%) Control-M
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView
2 1 (6.67%) PowerCLI
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (6.67%) vMotion
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) CommVault
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) Solace