The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 95 100
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SSH 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.10% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 1.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £33,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  

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 Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 139 255 313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 14.26% 19.65% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 128 211 276
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

SSH
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SSH in Wales

SSH
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
South Wales +16 1 - -
SSH
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for SSH.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (100.00%) SecureCRT

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (100.00%) SecureCRT
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds