The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 289 282 325
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +43
Permanent jobs citing SSH 25 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 2.17% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 9
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
SSH
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1927 1754 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.01% 14.89% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1562 2132
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSH across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SSH
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSH across the City of London region.

SSH Salary Trend in the City of London

SSH
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

SSH Salary Histogram in the City of London

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSH.

1 31 (65.96%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) MySQL
2 20 (42.55%) DNS
3 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
4 15 (31.91%) SSL
4 15 (31.91%) Windows
4 15 (31.91%) Finance
5 14 (29.79%) Apache
5 14 (29.79%) Java
6 13 (27.66%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) XML
7 12 (25.53%) Cisco
7 12 (25.53%) HTTP
8 11 (23.40%) VPN
8 11 (23.40%) Python
8 11 (23.40%) DHCP
8 11 (23.40%) UNIX
8 11 (23.40%) Solaris
8 11 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (23.40%) Nagios
8 11 (23.40%) Ruby
9 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
9 10 (21.28%) OO
9 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
9 10 (21.28%) CSS
9 10 (21.28%) FTP
10 9 (19.15%) PHP
10 9 (19.15%) Web Services
10 9 (19.15%) MVC
11 8 (17.02%) VMware

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) Apache
2 6 (12.77%) nginx
3 5 (10.64%) CMS
4 4 (8.51%) Zope
4 4 (8.51%) Plone
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.51%) Node.js
4 4 (8.51%) ejabberd
5 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.51%) Joyent
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) DNS
2 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
3 15 (31.91%) SSL
4 12 (25.53%) HTTP
5 11 (23.40%) VPN
5 11 (23.40%) DHCP
6 10 (21.28%) FTP
7 8 (17.02%) LDAP
7 8 (17.02%) SNMP
8 7 (14.89%) Internet
8 7 (14.89%) NAS
9 6 (12.77%) SAN
9 6 (12.77%) SMTP
9 6 (12.77%) OpenVPN
10 5 (10.64%) LAN
10 5 (10.64%) WAN
10 5 (10.64%) Firewall
10 5 (10.64%) MPLS
11 4 (8.51%) OSPF
11 4 (8.51%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) MySQL
2 11 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.77%) MariaDB
4 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.51%) Riak
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) SQLite
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) Redis
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.51%) Emacs
3 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Games
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (14.89%) Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Security Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Implementation Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Customer Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Network Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
1 13 (27.66%) XML
2 10 (21.28%) CSS
3 9 (19.15%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) CSS3
4 5 (10.64%) Zend Framework
4 5 (10.64%) jQuery
4 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
4 5 (10.64%) Sass
4 5 (10.64%) LESS
4 5 (10.64%) Flash
4 5 (10.64%) XHTML
4 5 (10.64%) Ajax
4 5 (10.64%) Apache Flex
5 4 (8.51%) WCF
5 4 (8.51%) JSON
5 4 (8.51%) .NET
5 4 (8.51%) J2EE
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
3 5 (10.64%) E-Learning
3 5 (10.64%) SCORM
3 5 (10.64%) W3C
3 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.38%) EqualLogic
6 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.13%) PKI
7 1 (2.13%) Streaming Media
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.13%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.13%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Linux
2 15 (31.91%) Windows
3 11 (23.40%) UNIX
3 11 (23.40%) Solaris
4 6 (12.77%) Ubuntu
5 5 (10.64%) CentOS
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.51%) FreeBSD
6 4 (8.51%) Debian
6 4 (8.51%) OpenBSD
7 3 (6.38%) AIX
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) OO
1 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
2 9 (19.15%) MVC
3 7 (14.89%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (12.77%) Web Development
4 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.64%) OOP
5 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.51%) OOD
6 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.51%) Project Management
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) UML
6 4 (8.51%) Web Design
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) TDD
6 4 (8.51%) Data Management
6 4 (8.51%) Refactoring
6 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) Python
2 11 (23.40%) Ruby
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) Perl
5 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.64%) PHP5
7 5 (10.64%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (10.64%) ActionScript
8 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.51%) C#
8 4 (8.51%) C++
9 2 (4.26%) C
9 2 (4.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CCNP
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) GCWN
3 3 (6.38%) CCNA
3 3 (6.38%) CISSP
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) MCSA
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) RHCA
4 1 (2.13%) RHCT
4 1 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) NFS
3 5 (10.64%) Xen
3 5 (10.64%) KVM
4 4 (8.51%) Ceph
4 4 (8.51%) Varnish
4 4 (8.51%) SpamAssassin
5 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.38%) vSphere
6 2 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (4.26%) OpenSSH
7 1 (2.13%) Firmware
7 1 (2.13%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Nagios
2 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.64%) Puppet
3 5 (10.64%) Ansible
4 4 (8.51%) Ganeti
4 4 (8.51%) Bacula
4 4 (8.51%) HAProxy
4 4 (8.51%) ZABBIX
4 4 (8.51%) Munin
5 3 (6.38%) SCOM
6 1 (2.13%) Salt
6 1 (2.13%) YUM
6 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.13%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) HP
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.64%) Zend
6 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.51%) JBoss
7 3 (6.38%) Dell
7 3 (6.38%) Juniper
7 3 (6.38%) Symantec
7 3 (6.38%) Mitel
7 3 (6.38%) Sophos
7 3 (6.38%) Websense
7 3 (6.38%) Clearswift
8 2 (4.26%) Veritas
9 1 (2.13%) Remedy
9 1 (2.13%) BMC
9 1 (2.13%) EMC
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago