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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 571 503 533
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +30
Permanent jobs citing SSH 61 148 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 1.87% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 132 75
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
6887 7909 7507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.51% 16.27% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5834 6567 6153
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +6 8 £52,500 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 117 (68.42%) Linux
2 74 (43.27%) UNIX
3 73 (42.69%) MySQL
4 66 (38.60%) DNS
5 65 (38.01%) Git (software)
6 53 (30.99%) Python
7 52 (30.41%) Bash Shell
8 51 (29.82%) TCP/IP
9 50 (29.24%) PHP
9 50 (29.24%) CSS
10 49 (28.65%) VMware
11 48 (28.07%) HTML
11 48 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
12 47 (27.49%) Puppet
12 47 (27.49%) SAN
12 47 (27.49%) Red Hat
13 46 (26.90%) Apache
14 45 (26.32%) Perl
15 43 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 42 (24.56%) JavaScript
17 41 (23.98%) DHCP
17 41 (23.98%) DevOps
18 40 (23.39%) Windows
19 39 (22.81%) Shell Script
20 38 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 36 (21.05%) SQL
22 35 (20.47%) FTP
22 35 (20.47%) Finance
22 35 (20.47%) NAS
23 34 (19.88%) Subversion

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (26.90%) Apache
2 24 (14.04%) nginx
3 17 (9.94%) Drupal
4 15 (8.77%) WordPress
5 12 (7.02%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.85%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (5.85%) JBoss
7 9 (5.26%) CMS
8 7 (4.09%) Apache Solr
8 7 (4.09%) Moodle
9 6 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (3.51%) MS Exchange
9 6 (3.51%) OpenEdge
9 6 (3.51%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.17%) Confluence
10 2 (1.17%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.58%) IIS
11 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) MS Office
2 5 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.28%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.51%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (3.51%) GitHub
3 6 (3.51%) Amazon Glacier
3 6 (3.51%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.92%) Office 365
4 5 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.17%) Datadog
5 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (38.60%) DNS
2 51 (29.82%) TCP/IP
3 47 (27.49%) SAN
4 41 (23.98%) DHCP
5 35 (20.47%) FTP
5 35 (20.47%) NAS
6 33 (19.30%) Firewall
7 28 (16.37%) HTTP
8 26 (15.20%) LDAP
9 21 (12.28%) VPN
10 17 (9.94%) LAN
11 16 (9.36%) Internet
11 16 (9.36%) SMTP
12 15 (8.77%) SSL
13 14 (8.19%) SNMP
14 13 (7.60%) Network Security
15 11 (6.43%) WAN
16 10 (5.85%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (4.68%) iSCSI
18 7 (4.09%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (42.69%) MySQL
2 24 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.02%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.68%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.68%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.51%) Big Data
5 6 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.34%) SQLite
7 4 (2.34%) DB2
8 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.75%) SQLPlus
8 3 (1.75%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.17%) Informix
10 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 65 (38.01%) Git (software)
2 34 (19.88%) Subversion
3 24 (14.04%) Jenkins
4 16 (9.36%) JIRA
5 14 (8.19%) ProC
6 6 (3.51%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.92%) Maven
8 2 (1.17%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.17%) Ant
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.58%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.58%) Emacs
9 1 (0.58%) Hudson
General
1 35 (20.47%) Finance
2 17 (9.94%) Banking
3 14 (8.19%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.85%) Games
5 6 (3.51%) Publishing
6 5 (2.92%) Back Office
7 4 (2.34%) Marketing
8 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.17%) Law
10 1 (0.58%) Billing
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
10 1 (0.58%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 45 (26.32%) Administrator
2 44 (25.73%) Developer
3 27 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 26 (15.20%) Linux Administrator
5 20 (11.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (8.77%) Analyst
6 15 (8.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (8.77%) Drupal Developer
7 14 (8.19%) PHP Developer
8 13 (7.60%) UNIX Administrator
9 12 (7.02%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.85%) UNIX Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Magento Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) Consultant
11 6 (3.51%) Support Specialist
11 6 (3.51%) SAN Consultant
11 6 (3.51%) Storage Consultant
11 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.24%) CSS
2 48 (28.07%) HTML
3 32 (18.71%) jQuery
4 29 (16.96%) Sass
5 27 (15.79%) Web Services
6 17 (9.94%) HTML5
7 16 (9.36%) LAMP
8 15 (8.77%) Ajax
9 14 (8.19%) XML
9 14 (8.19%) SOAP
10 12 (7.02%) Symfony
11 10 (5.85%) XHTML
12 8 (4.68%) LESS
13 7 (4.09%) RESTful
13 7 (4.09%) CakePHP
13 7 (4.09%) Django
13 7 (4.09%) Drush
13 7 (4.09%) REST
14 6 (3.51%) FastCGI
14 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.36%) EMC VNX
1 16 (9.36%) CLARiiON
2 10 (5.85%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.09%) E-Learning
4 7 (4.09%) VLE
4 7 (4.09%) Learning Management System
4 7 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.51%) Celerra
5 6 (3.51%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.92%) BBC
6 5 (2.92%) Symmetrix
6 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.34%) PKI
7 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.34%) Equities
8 3 (1.75%) W3C
8 3 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 117 (68.42%) Linux
2 74 (43.27%) UNIX
3 40 (23.39%) Windows
4 38 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (19.30%) CentOS
6 28 (16.37%) Solaris
7 19 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (8.19%) Scientific Linux
10 13 (7.60%) Debian
10 13 (7.60%) Ubuntu
11 8 (4.68%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.75%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.17%) SUSE
14 2 (1.17%) VMS
15 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.98%) DevOps
2 24 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.04%) Migration
3 22 (12.87%) Configuration Management
4 20 (11.70%) Load Balancing
5 17 (9.94%) Patch Management
6 16 (9.36%) E-Commerce
7 15 (8.77%) OO
8 14 (8.19%) OOP
9 13 (7.60%) ITIL
9 13 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.02%) Open Source
11 11 (6.43%) Software Deployment
11 11 (6.43%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.85%) Web Development
12 10 (5.85%) UML
12 10 (5.85%) Project Management
13 9 (5.26%) Mentoring
14 8 (4.68%) Cyber Security
15 7 (4.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 53 (30.99%) Python
2 52 (30.41%) Bash Shell
3 50 (29.24%) PHP
4 45 (26.32%) Perl
5 42 (24.56%) JavaScript
6 39 (22.81%) Shell Script
7 36 (21.05%) SQL
8 26 (15.20%) Ruby
9 21 (12.28%) Java
10 10 (5.85%) PowerShell
11 9 (5.26%) C++
11 9 (5.26%) Bourne shell
12 7 (4.09%) C#
12 7 (4.09%) PHP5
12 7 (4.09%) sed
13 6 (3.51%) AWK
14 5 (2.92%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.92%) Korn
15 3 (1.75%) Jython
15 3 (1.75%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 21 (12.28%) Degree
2 8 (4.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (4.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (4.09%) MCSE
3 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.51%) RHCSA
5 5 (2.92%) CCSA
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.75%) CCIE
7 3 (1.75%) PMP
7 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.17%) OSCP
8 2 (1.17%) CCSE
8 2 (1.17%) CCNP
8 2 (1.17%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) SLA
2 3 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) HL7
System Software
1 43 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (19.88%) NFS
3 29 (16.96%) vSphere
4 23 (13.45%) Active Directory
5 22 (12.87%) iptables
6 14 (8.19%) Varnish
7 11 (6.43%) Postfix
8 10 (5.85%) XenServer
8 10 (5.85%) VMware ESX
9 8 (4.68%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (4.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 7 (4.09%) Docker
11 6 (3.51%) Samba
12 5 (2.92%) Veritas File System
12 5 (2.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (2.34%) LXC
13 4 (2.34%) Firmware
14 3 (1.75%) Sendmail
14 3 (1.75%) Xen
14 3 (1.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 47 (27.49%) Puppet
2 23 (13.45%) Nagios
3 22 (12.87%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (8.19%) Ansible
5 10 (5.85%) Kibana
6 7 (4.09%) ZABBIX
6 7 (4.09%) Vagrant
7 6 (3.51%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (3.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 6 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (3.51%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.92%) Legato
8 5 (2.92%) logstash
9 4 (2.34%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (2.34%) Ganglia
9 4 (2.34%) Zenoss
10 3 (1.75%) Cacti
10 3 (1.75%) BladeLogic
10 3 (1.75%) Iperf
Vendors
1 49 (28.65%) VMware
2 47 (27.49%) Red Hat
3 31 (18.13%) Oracle
4 30 (17.54%) HP
5 29 (16.96%) Cisco
6 22 (12.87%) EMC
7 19 (11.11%) Sun
8 17 (9.94%) Google
9 16 (9.36%) NetApp
9 16 (9.36%) Veritas
10 15 (8.77%) Rackspace
11 14 (8.19%) Zend
11 14 (8.19%) Microsoft
12 9 (5.26%) Symantec
12 9 (5.26%) Juniper
12 9 (5.26%) CheckPoint
13 8 (4.68%) WorldPay
13 8 (4.68%) Citrix
14 6 (3.51%) Percona
14 6 (3.51%) Meraki
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: benefits package and great office environment
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum extensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great office envir
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HW Search & Selection Ltd*
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Bens inc ESOP Share Award
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bens inc ESOP Share Award
Posted: 20 days ago