The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenSSH over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenSSH
Rank 629 657 608
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -49
Permanent jobs citing OpenSSH 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.093% 0.063% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary - - £48,500
OpenSSH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5393 4752 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.08% 9.76% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4671 4141 3523
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

OpenSSH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenSSH across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

OpenSSH Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenSSH
Salary Trend in London

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

OpenSSH Salary Trend in London

OpenSSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OpenSSH 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 OpenSSH.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Advertising
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) FirePass
3 2 (40.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) OSCP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) CSSLP
4 1 (20.00%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (20.00%) Russian Language
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security

OpenSSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OpenSSH 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 OpenSSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) FirePass
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (20.00%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) CSSLP
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) F5