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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 262 310 327
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSH 4 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.76% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% -7.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1115 1978 1951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.79% 18.74% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1654 1621
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

SSH Salary Histogram in the City of London

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 18 (81.82%) MySQL
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) PHP
4 14 (63.64%) LAMP
5 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
6 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (54.55%) Apache
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
7 10 (45.45%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) Subversion
8 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
8 9 (40.91%) SSL
8 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
8 9 (40.91%) LDAP
9 8 (36.36%) Python
9 8 (36.36%) Unix
9 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
9 8 (36.36%) Finance
9 8 (36.36%) CentOS
9 8 (36.36%) Scrum
9 8 (36.36%) DevOps
10 6 (27.27%) Sass
10 6 (27.27%) QA
10 6 (27.27%) jQuery
10 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
10 6 (27.27%) Project Management
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle
11 5 (22.73%) OO
11 5 (22.73%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 12 (54.55%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Moodle
2 4 (18.18%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
3 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) GitHub
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
2 4 (18.18%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) LDAP
1 9 (40.91%) SSL
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) HTTP
3 4 (18.18%) SMS
3 4 (18.18%) SMTP
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) PuTTY
4 3 (13.64%) Telnet
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Subversion
3 5 (22.73%) JIRA
4 4 (18.18%) GitLab
4 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) PHP Developer
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) LAMP Developer
3 8 (36.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Junior
5 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Lead PHP Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Linux Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) LAMP
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) Sass
4 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (18.18%) Ajax
5 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) J2EE
5 4 (18.18%) RequireJS
5 4 (18.18%) Symfony
5 4 (18.18%) WebSockets
5 4 (18.18%) Zend Framework
6 2 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) XHTML
7 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) e-Learning
2 4 (18.18%) Learning Management System
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) VLE
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) CentOS
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) Debian
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 1 (4.55%) SUSE
6 1 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 4 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) OO PHP
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Workflow
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Proprietary Trading
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) PHP
3 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (9.09%) C#
7 2 (9.09%) COBOL
7 2 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
2 1 (4.55%) Samba
2 1 (4.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Nagios
2 4 (18.18%) Cacti
2 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Rundeck
2 4 (18.18%) Salt
3 1 (4.55%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Akamai
2 4 (18.18%) New Relic
2 4 (18.18%) Percona
2 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
2 4 (18.18%) SaltStack
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk