Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PuTTY skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PuTTY over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PuTTY
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1190 1263
Rank change year-on-year +32 +73 +21
Permanent jobs citing PuTTY 31 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.091% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 41
UK median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.35% -13.95%
10th Percentile £20,750 £24,825 £32,675
90th Percentile £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,351 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +19.24% -5.71% -22.22%

PuTTY 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28103 31773 36415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.63% 16.99% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22762 26008 30095
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PuTTY
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PuTTY as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PuTTY in the UK

PuTTY
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PuTTY in the UK

PuTTY
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PuTTY over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PuTTY in the UK

PuTTY
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PuTTY within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +53 24 £35,000 -6.67%
UK excluding London +42 24 £39,351 +19.24%
Midlands - 8 £34,000 -
West Midlands - 8 £34,000 -
London -7 7 £35,000 -17.65%
Wales +10 6 £39,351 +19.24%
North of England +11 4 £70,000 +86.67%
South East - 3 £21,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £70,000 -
East of England +1 1 £20,000 -18.37%
North West -11 1 £47,500 +26.67%
South West - 1 £42,500 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing PuTTY also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PuTTY.

1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
4 14 (45.16%) SQL
5 13 (41.94%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) Unix
6 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
6 10 (32.26%) .NET
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) SoapUI
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
7 9 (29.03%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (29.03%) WinSCP
7 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (22.58%) Functional Testing
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
9 7 (22.58%) Selenium
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) Firewall
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
10 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 6 (19.35%) HP
10 6 (19.35%) HP UFT

PuTTY
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Confluence
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) assyst
1 1 (3.23%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) Google Drive
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) WinSCP
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) tcpdump
3 5 (16.13%) VoIP
3 5 (16.13%) WAN
3 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security
4 4 (12.90%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) DHCP
5 3 (9.68%) SecureCRT
5 3 (9.68%) SSH
5 3 (9.68%) Telnet
6 1 (3.23%) FTP
6 1 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) Intranet
6 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (9.68%) MySQL
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Informix
7 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) SoapUI
2 7 (22.58%) Selenium
3 6 (19.35%) HP UFT
4 5 (16.13%) Ant
4 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
4 5 (16.13%) Fiddler
4 5 (16.13%) JIRA
5 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (12.90%) SpecFlow
5 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (12.90%) TestNG
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (9.68%) Toad
7 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.23%) Hudson
8 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.23%) TestRail
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Test Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Test Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Unix Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.45%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Tester
6 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 2 (6.45%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) Google Maps API
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) Java SE
6 1 (3.23%) JSP
6 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.23%) React
6 1 (3.23%) REST
6 1 (3.23%) Servlets
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) CMDB
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Online Games
3 1 (3.23%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Unix
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
4 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Android
5 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Debian
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) FreeBSD
6 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (22.58%) Functional Testing
2 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (16.13%) Network Packet Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) API Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
4 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
4 4 (12.90%) Web Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) C
3 5 (16.13%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) F#
4 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) ABAP
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) C-shell
7 1 (3.23%) Groovy
7 1 (3.23%) HQL
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CCNA
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) OCP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.45%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) Opsview
2 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Software AG
5 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.90%) webMethods
6 3 (9.68%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) Sybase
8 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
8 1 (3.23%) Google
8 1 (3.23%) Informatica
8 1 (3.23%) Murex
8 1 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (3.23%) Serena
8 1 (3.23%) Splunk