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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 298 307 302
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing SSH 15 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 1.47% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 19
Average salary £38,125 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.68% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -19.29%
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
1859 1842 2521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.98% 15.48% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1618 2230
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 32 (80.00%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 18 (45.00%) DNS
4 17 (42.50%) Apache
5 14 (35.00%) UNIX
6 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
6 13 (32.50%) Finance
7 12 (30.00%) FTP
7 12 (30.00%) Cisco
7 12 (30.00%) Solaris
7 12 (30.00%) MySQL
8 11 (27.50%) Perl
8 11 (27.50%) SMTP
8 11 (27.50%) DHCP
9 10 (25.00%) Games
9 10 (25.00%) Ruby
9 10 (25.00%) IMAP
10 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (22.50%) Nagios
10 9 (22.50%) SSL
10 9 (22.50%) Python
10 9 (22.50%) LDAP
11 8 (20.00%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
11 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
12 7 (17.50%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (17.50%) PHP
12 7 (17.50%) VPN
12 7 (17.50%) HP
12 7 (17.50%) SNMP

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (42.50%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) IIS
3 5 (12.50%) nginx
4 4 (10.00%) Node.js
4 4 (10.00%) ejabberd
4 4 (10.00%) Zope
4 4 (10.00%) Plone
5 3 (7.50%) JBoss
5 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.00%) MQSeries
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.50%) Drupal
7 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Joyent
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (30.00%) FTP
4 11 (27.50%) SMTP
4 11 (27.50%) DHCP
5 10 (25.00%) IMAP
6 9 (22.50%) LDAP
6 9 (22.50%) SSL
7 7 (17.50%) VPN
7 7 (17.50%) SNMP
8 6 (15.00%) Telnet
9 5 (12.50%) NAS
9 5 (12.50%) HTTP
9 5 (12.50%) Kerberos
9 5 (12.50%) LAN
9 5 (12.50%) WAN
10 4 (10.00%) SAN
10 4 (10.00%) Internet
10 4 (10.00%) OSPF
10 4 (10.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.50%) MariaDB
4 4 (10.00%) Riak
4 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Emacs
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Games
3 6 (15.00%) French Language
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (27.50%) Administrator
2 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (17.50%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Customer Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) LAMP
2 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) Servlets
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) Swing
3 1 (2.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) EqualLogic
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Streaming Media
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 14 (35.00%) UNIX
4 12 (30.00%) Solaris
5 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.00%) CentOS
7 4 (10.00%) AIX
7 4 (10.00%) FreeBSD
7 4 (10.00%) Debian
7 4 (10.00%) OpenBSD
8 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.50%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security
4 4 (10.00%) Validation
4 4 (10.00%) Web Design
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (7.50%) Network Management
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Data Management
6 2 (5.00%) E-business
6 2 (5.00%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Perl
2 10 (25.00%) Ruby
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 8 (20.00%) Java
5 7 (17.50%) PHP
6 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (15.00%) VBScript
6 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.00%) Korn
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) C
7 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) CCNP
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) GCWN
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.50%) MCITP
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
2 3 (7.50%) CISSP
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) NFS
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.00%) KVM
2 5 (12.50%) Xen
3 4 (10.00%) Varnish
3 4 (10.00%) SpamAssassin
3 4 (10.00%) Ceph
4 3 (7.50%) vSphere
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (5.00%) RHEV
6 1 (2.50%) Docker
6 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Nagios
2 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.50%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) HAProxy
4 4 (10.00%) Ganeti
4 4 (10.00%) Bacula
4 4 (10.00%) ZABBIX
4 4 (10.00%) Munin
4 4 (10.00%) Puppet
5 2 (5.00%) yum
5 2 (5.00%) BladeLogic
5 2 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (5.00%) SCOM
6 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco
2 7 (17.50%) HP
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Intel
4 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.50%) Sophos
5 3 (7.50%) Websense
5 3 (7.50%) Clearswift
5 3 (7.50%) Juniper
5 3 (7.50%) Mitel
5 3 (7.50%) Symantec
5 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (5.00%) BMC
6 2 (5.00%) Veritas
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago