Period
to 21 August 2018

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 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 136 150
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 +7
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 1.18% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +51.52% -5.04%
10th Percentile £45,750 £41,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £56,500 £36,975
UK median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 318 338 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.58% 16.06% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 260 300 415
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £22,600
90th Percentile £60,093 £52,500 £60,750
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
South Wales +6 3 £52,500 +16.67% 3
North Wales - 1 - -
SSH
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SSH.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Gemalto
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk