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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 519 484 532
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +48
Permanent jobs citing SSH 91 129 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 1.88% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 73 96 67
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
SSH
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7352 6867 8497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.52% 15.79% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6137 5556 7106
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSH
Salary Trend in London

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

SSH Salary Trend in London

SSH
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSH across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SSH Salary Histogram in London

SSH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 7 £38,000 -24.00%
Hammersmith - 4 £36,000 -
Ilford - 4 - -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 156 (69.33%) Linux
2 107 (47.56%) UNIX
3 105 (46.67%) DNS
4 98 (43.56%) MySQL
5 87 (38.67%) TCP/IP
6 76 (33.78%) VMware
7 74 (32.89%) Windows
8 72 (32.00%) FTP
9 71 (31.56%) Red Hat
10 70 (31.11%) Perl
11 69 (30.67%) PHP
12 63 (28.00%) Python
12 63 (28.00%) HTTP
13 62 (27.56%) Apache
14 61 (27.11%) CSS
15 60 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 57 (25.33%) SQL
17 54 (24.00%) Oracle
18 53 (23.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 49 (21.78%) SMTP
20 48 (21.33%) Java
20 48 (21.33%) Git (software)
21 47 (20.89%) DHCP
22 46 (20.44%) HTML
22 46 (20.44%) Bash Shell
23 44 (19.56%) Shell Script
23 44 (19.56%) Firewall
24 42 (18.67%) vSphere
25 41 (18.22%) Puppet
25 41 (18.22%) JavaScript

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 62 (27.56%) Apache
2 31 (13.78%) JBoss
3 30 (13.33%) nginx
4 24 (10.67%) Tomcat
5 15 (6.67%) Apache Solr
6 13 (5.78%) Moodle
6 13 (5.78%) IIS
7 12 (5.33%) WebSphere
7 12 (5.33%) Drupal
7 12 (5.33%) WordPress
8 11 (4.89%) WebLogic
9 7 (3.11%) IBM Notes
9 7 (3.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.22%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.78%) Confluence
12 3 (1.33%) Zope
12 3 (1.33%) Plone
12 3 (1.33%) OpenEdge
12 3 (1.33%) ejabberd
13 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) MS Office
2 2 (0.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.22%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (4.44%) IaaS
4 9 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.56%) PaaS
6 5 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (2.22%) GitHub
7 4 (1.78%) Office 365
7 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.78%) Route 53
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.44%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 105 (46.67%) DNS
2 87 (38.67%) TCP/IP
3 72 (32.00%) FTP
4 63 (28.00%) HTTP
5 49 (21.78%) SMTP
6 47 (20.89%) DHCP
7 44 (19.56%) Firewall
8 32 (14.22%) Telnet
9 31 (13.78%) SAN
10 27 (12.00%) LAN
11 25 (11.11%) LDAP
12 24 (10.67%) WAN
12 24 (10.67%) VPN
13 23 (10.22%) SSL
14 18 (8.00%) Internet
15 16 (7.11%) Ethernet
16 15 (6.67%) MPLS
16 15 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (43.56%) MySQL
2 38 (16.89%) SQL Server
3 26 (11.56%) Relational Database
4 18 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.56%) RDBMS
5 17 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.67%) Redis
9 5 (2.22%) Big Data
9 5 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.78%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.89%) DB2
11 2 (0.89%) Informix
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 30 (13.33%) Subversion
3 13 (5.78%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.78%) Emacs
4 12 (5.33%) JIRA
5 11 (4.89%) Maven
5 11 (4.89%) Ant
5 11 (4.89%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.56%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.67%) Grunt
7 6 (2.67%) JSHint
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.44%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.44%) Artifactory
General
1 39 (17.33%) Finance
2 37 (16.44%) Games
3 23 (10.22%) Banking
4 19 (8.44%) Investment Banking
5 14 (6.22%) French Language
6 10 (4.44%) iGaming
7 8 (3.56%) Law
8 7 (3.11%) Marketing
9 5 (2.22%) Publishing
10 4 (1.78%) Front Office
10 4 (1.78%) Back Office
11 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.33%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 55 (24.44%) Systems Administrator
2 54 (24.00%) Administrator
3 43 (19.11%) Developer
4 36 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 36 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
5 24 (10.67%) Analyst
6 23 (10.22%) Linux Engineer
7 20 (8.89%) UNIX Administrator
8 19 (8.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 18 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
10 14 (6.22%) Network Engineer
11 12 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.33%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.89%) Applications Support
12 11 (4.89%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.89%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.89%) Drupal Developer
13 10 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (4.44%) Account Manager
13 10 (4.44%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (27.11%) CSS
2 46 (20.44%) HTML
3 38 (16.89%) Web Services
4 32 (14.22%) jQuery
5 29 (12.89%) Ajax
6 26 (11.56%) XML
7 21 (9.33%) SOAP
8 19 (8.44%) LAMP
9 18 (8.00%) Sass
10 16 (7.11%) JDBC
11 15 (6.67%) RESTful
12 12 (5.33%) HTML5
13 10 (4.44%) EJB 3.0
13 10 (4.44%) Symfony
13 10 (4.44%) XML-RPC
13 10 (4.44%) Hibernate
13 10 (4.44%) Java SE
13 10 (4.44%) JSON
13 10 (4.44%) J2EE
13 10 (4.44%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.67%) Open Source
2 14 (6.22%) iPad
2 14 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.78%) Clustering
3 13 (5.78%) E-Learning
3 13 (5.78%) VLE
4 10 (4.44%) Mobile Games
5 9 (4.00%) CLARiiON
5 9 (4.00%) Learning Management System
6 7 (3.11%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.67%) BBC
7 6 (2.67%) Celerra
7 6 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.78%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.78%) LPAR
8 4 (1.78%) DLPAR
8 4 (1.78%) Equities
8 4 (1.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 156 (69.33%) Linux
2 107 (47.56%) UNIX
3 74 (32.89%) Windows
4 53 (23.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (16.00%) Solaris
6 31 (13.78%) CentOS
7 17 (7.56%) Ubuntu
8 14 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (6.22%) AIX
9 12 (5.33%) Debian
10 9 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (3.11%) Windows XP
12 5 (2.22%) Windows 7
12 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.78%) Scientific Linux
13 4 (1.78%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.33%) OpenBSD
14 3 (1.33%) FreeBSD
14 3 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.89%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.44%) Load Balancing
2 34 (15.11%) Configuration Management
3 27 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (9.78%) ITIL
5 22 (9.78%) E-Commerce
6 21 (9.33%) Web Development
6 21 (9.33%) Mentoring
7 20 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (8.44%) DevOps
8 19 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (8.00%) Migration
10 16 (7.11%) OOP
10 16 (7.11%) Software Deployment
11 14 (6.22%) Network Monitoring
12 13 (5.78%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.44%) OO
13 10 (4.44%) MVC
13 10 (4.44%) Time Management
14 9 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (31.11%) Perl
2 69 (30.67%) PHP
3 63 (28.00%) Python
4 57 (25.33%) SQL
5 48 (21.33%) Java
6 46 (20.44%) Bash Shell
7 44 (19.56%) Shell Script
8 41 (18.22%) JavaScript
9 13 (5.78%) C#
10 11 (4.89%) C++
11 10 (4.44%) C
12 8 (3.56%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.56%) VBScript
12 8 (3.56%) Ruby
12 8 (3.56%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.56%) Bourne shell
13 6 (2.67%) Korn
14 5 (2.22%) PHP5
15 4 (1.78%) sed
16 2 (0.89%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 35 (15.56%) Degree
2 17 (7.56%) CCNP
2 17 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.22%) CCIE
4 10 (4.44%) RHCE
4 10 (4.44%) VCP4
5 7 (3.11%) RHCSA
6 6 (2.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.78%) PMP
7 4 (1.78%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.78%) CCSA
7 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.78%) MCSE
8 3 (1.33%) CCNA
8 3 (1.33%) CISSP
8 3 (1.33%) GCWN
9 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) HL7
System Software
1 60 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (18.67%) vSphere
3 40 (17.78%) NFS
4 18 (8.00%) Firmware
4 18 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (7.56%) VMware ESX
6 14 (6.22%) Postfix
7 12 (5.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 10 (4.44%) Veritas File System
8 10 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (4.00%) Sendmail
10 8 (3.56%) XenApp
10 8 (3.56%) Varnish
11 7 (3.11%) Xen
11 7 (3.11%) Docker
11 7 (3.11%) XenServer
12 6 (2.67%) Active Directory
12 6 (2.67%) KVM
12 6 (2.67%) LXC
13 4 (1.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 41 (18.22%) Puppet
2 33 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (10.67%) Nagios
4 19 (8.44%) Ansible
5 10 (4.44%) Legato
6 8 (3.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (3.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (3.56%) yum
7 7 (3.11%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (3.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (3.11%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.67%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (2.67%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.67%) Salt
9 5 (2.22%) Zenoss
9 5 (2.22%) Cacti
9 5 (2.22%) BladeLogic
10 4 (1.78%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 76 (33.78%) VMware
2 71 (31.56%) Red Hat
3 54 (24.00%) Oracle
4 30 (13.33%) HP
5 28 (12.44%) Cisco
6 21 (9.33%) EMC
7 20 (8.89%) Zend
8 18 (8.00%) Veritas
8 18 (8.00%) Sun
9 16 (7.11%) IBM
10 15 (6.67%) Citrix
10 15 (6.67%) hybris
11 14 (6.22%) F5
12 13 (5.78%) Microsoft
13 10 (4.44%) NetApp
14 9 (4.00%) Symantec
15 8 (3.56%) CheckPoint
15 8 (3.56%) Intel
15 8 (3.56%) Juniper
16 7 (3.11%) Lotus
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hype!
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: From £35,319 to £41,553 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago