The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 243 228
Rank change year-on-year +28 -15  
Permanent jobs citing SSH 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.048% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +40.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.11% +18.66%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 781 918 864
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.17% 14.71% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 606 731 768
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,198 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

SSH
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SSH in the West Midlands

SSH
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SSH in the West Midlands

SSH
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham - 8 £45,000 -
Coventry - 3 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SSH.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) FTP
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) CCNP
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (58.82%) LAN
3 10 (58.82%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) HTTP
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) Extreme Networks
5 6 (35.29%) Presales
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (35.29%) AirMagnet
5 6 (35.29%) Aruba
5 6 (35.29%) Aerohive Networks
5 6 (35.29%) Meru Networks
5 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
5 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
5 6 (35.29%) SMTP
5 6 (35.29%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) Motorola
5 6 (35.29%) CCNA
5 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) IGMP

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) FTP
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) LAN
3 10 (58.82%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) HTTP
5 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
5 6 (35.29%) IGMP
5 6 (35.29%) SMTP
5 6 (35.29%) VLAN
5 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) BGP
7 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
7 4 (23.53%) OSPF
7 4 (23.53%) RIP
7 4 (23.53%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Switch Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
2 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
5 3 (17.65%) CentOS
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.88%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Presales
2 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Line Management
3 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Server Hardening
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNP
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) RHCE
4 2 (11.76%) CCIE
4 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (17.65%) iptables
2 3 (17.65%) Postfix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (17.65%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Aerohive Networks
2 6 (35.29%) AirMagnet
2 6 (35.29%) Aruba
2 6 (35.29%) Extreme Networks
2 6 (35.29%) HP
2 6 (35.29%) Meru Networks
2 6 (35.29%) Motorola
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
5 2 (11.76%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) Radware
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Sage
6 1 (5.88%) Vyatta
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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