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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 526 574 555
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -19
Permanent jobs citing SSH 104 89 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.15% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82 71 53
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,829 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,002
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.28%
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
7675 7707 8347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.21% 15.71% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6415 6325 6901
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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 £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +21 16 £53,000 -3.63% 3
Ilford - 5 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 133 (70.00%) Linux
2 95 (50.00%) UNIX
3 83 (43.68%) MySQL
4 73 (38.42%) TCP/IP
5 69 (36.32%) VMware
6 68 (35.79%) DNS
6 68 (35.79%) FTP
7 62 (32.63%) PHP
8 57 (30.00%) Perl
9 54 (28.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 52 (27.37%) SQL
12 51 (26.84%) Apache
12 51 (26.84%) Red Hat
13 50 (26.32%) CSS
14 49 (25.79%) Oracle
15 48 (25.26%) Python
16 47 (24.74%) Git (software)
17 46 (24.21%) vSphere
18 45 (23.68%) HTML
18 45 (23.68%) Shell Script
19 43 (22.63%) Windows
20 41 (21.58%) Bash Shell
21 40 (21.05%) JavaScript
22 38 (20.00%) Firewall
23 37 (19.47%) Finance
23 37 (19.47%) SAN
23 37 (19.47%) DHCP
24 36 (18.95%) NFS
24 36 (18.95%) SQL Server

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 51 (26.84%) Apache
2 32 (16.84%) JBoss
3 24 (12.63%) nginx
4 20 (10.53%) Drupal
5 19 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 13 (6.84%) IIS
7 12 (6.32%) Apache Solr
8 11 (5.79%) WordPress
8 11 (5.79%) Moodle
9 9 (4.74%) WebLogic
10 8 (4.21%) WebSphere
11 7 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (3.68%) OpenEdge
11 7 (3.68%) IBM Notes
12 6 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (2.63%) MS Exchange
14 4 (2.11%) CMS
15 3 (1.58%) Confluence
16 2 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) MS Office
2 4 (2.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Magento
2 2 (1.05%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 36 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.68%) IaaS
2 7 (3.68%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (3.68%) PaaS
3 6 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.16%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.16%) Amazon Glacier
3 6 (3.16%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (3.16%) GitHub
4 5 (2.63%) Office 365
5 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.05%) Datadog
6 2 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 73 (38.42%) TCP/IP
2 68 (35.79%) DNS
2 68 (35.79%) FTP
3 38 (20.00%) Firewall
4 37 (19.47%) SAN
4 37 (19.47%) DHCP
5 33 (17.37%) HTTP
6 29 (15.26%) SMTP
7 22 (11.58%) Telnet
7 22 (11.58%) VPN
8 21 (11.05%) SSL
9 20 (10.53%) NAS
10 15 (7.89%) LAN
11 13 (6.84%) Network Security
12 12 (6.32%) LDAP
13 11 (5.79%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (4.21%) IMAP
14 8 (4.21%) Intranet
14 8 (4.21%) WAN
14 8 (4.21%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (43.68%) MySQL
2 36 (18.95%) SQL Server
3 22 (11.58%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.95%) RDBMS
5 13 (6.84%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.79%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (4.21%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (3.16%) Big Data
10 4 (2.11%) DB2
11 2 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.05%) Informix
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.53%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (24.74%) Git (software)
2 36 (18.95%) Subversion
3 14 (7.37%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.79%) Maven
4 11 (5.79%) Eclipse
4 11 (5.79%) Ant
5 10 (5.26%) Emacs
6 8 (4.21%) JIRA
7 7 (3.68%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.53%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 37 (19.47%) Finance
2 35 (18.42%) Games
3 21 (11.05%) Banking
4 19 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.26%) iGaming
6 9 (4.74%) French Language
7 8 (4.21%) Marketing
8 6 (3.16%) Publishing
9 5 (2.63%) Back Office
10 4 (2.11%) Law
11 3 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.05%) Front Office
13 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 51 (26.84%) Developer
2 43 (22.63%) Administrator
3 38 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (12.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 22 (11.58%) Linux Administrator
5 22 (11.58%) Analyst
6 17 (8.95%) Drupal Developer
7 16 (8.42%) UNIX Administrator
8 15 (7.89%) PHP Developer
8 15 (7.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 15 (7.89%) UNIX Engineer
9 14 (7.37%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (6.32%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.79%) Consultant
13 10 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (5.26%) Account Manager
13 10 (5.26%) Technical Account Manager
13 10 (5.26%) Technical Manager
13 10 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.32%) CSS
2 45 (23.68%) HTML
3 32 (16.84%) jQuery
4 31 (16.32%) Web Services
5 28 (14.74%) XML
5 28 (14.74%) Ajax
6 25 (13.16%) Sass
7 23 (12.11%) SOAP
8 17 (8.95%) LAMP
9 16 (8.42%) RESTful
10 15 (7.89%) Symfony
10 15 (7.89%) HTML5
11 12 (6.32%) XHTML
12 10 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
12 10 (5.26%) CakePHP
12 10 (5.26%) JSON
12 10 (5.26%) Java SE
12 10 (5.26%) J2EE
12 10 (5.26%) EJB
12 10 (5.26%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.42%) CLARiiON
2 11 (5.79%) VLE
2 11 (5.79%) E-Learning
2 11 (5.79%) Open Source
3 10 (5.26%) Mobile Games
3 10 (5.26%) Clustering
4 7 (3.68%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.68%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.68%) Learning Management System
5 6 (3.16%) Celerra
5 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.16%) BBC
6 5 (2.63%) Symmetrix
6 5 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.11%) Equities
8 3 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.58%) PKI
8 3 (1.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 133 (70.00%) Linux
2 95 (50.00%) UNIX
3 54 (28.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 43 (22.63%) Windows
5 32 (16.84%) Solaris
6 20 (10.53%) CentOS
7 16 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (5.79%) Debian
10 9 (4.74%) Windows XP
11 8 (4.21%) Ubuntu
12 7 (3.68%) AIX
13 2 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.05%) SUSE
14 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.89%) DevOps
2 29 (15.26%) Migration
3 26 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 18 (9.47%) Configuration Management
6 17 (8.95%) E-Commerce
6 17 (8.95%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (8.42%) Software Deployment
7 16 (8.42%) OOP
8 14 (7.37%) Web Development
8 14 (7.37%) OO
9 13 (6.84%) Mentoring
10 12 (6.32%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (6.32%) ITIL
11 11 (5.79%) Data Modelling
12 10 (5.26%) Time Management
12 10 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.21%) Cyber Security
13 8 (4.21%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 62 (32.63%) PHP
2 57 (30.00%) Perl
3 52 (27.37%) SQL
4 48 (25.26%) Python
5 45 (23.68%) Shell Script
6 41 (21.58%) Bash Shell
7 40 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 27 (14.21%) Java
9 12 (6.32%) Ruby
10 10 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.26%) C#
11 9 (4.74%) Bourne shell
12 8 (4.21%) VBScript
13 7 (3.68%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.68%) sed
14 6 (3.16%) AWK
15 5 (2.63%) PHP5
15 5 (2.63%) Korn
16 4 (2.11%) C++
17 3 (1.58%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 25 (13.16%) Degree
2 8 (4.21%) RHCE
3 6 (3.16%) RHCSA
3 6 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.63%) CCSA
4 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.63%) CCIE
4 5 (2.63%) CCNP
4 5 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (0.53%) CCSE
5 1 (0.53%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (0.53%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) HL7
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 53 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (24.21%) vSphere
3 36 (18.95%) NFS
4 17 (8.95%) VMware ESX
4 17 (8.95%) Postfix
5 16 (8.42%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (7.89%) Varnish
7 13 (6.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 11 (5.79%) Sendmail
9 10 (5.26%) Veritas File System
9 10 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 10 (5.26%) Active Directory
10 8 (4.21%) Docker
11 7 (3.68%) Samba
11 7 (3.68%) XenApp
11 7 (3.68%) XenServer
12 5 (2.63%) Firmware
13 4 (2.11%) iptables
13 4 (2.11%) LXC
14 3 (1.58%) Squid
Systems Management
1 35 (18.42%) Puppet
2 23 (12.11%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (9.47%) Nagios
4 10 (5.26%) Legato
5 8 (4.21%) Zenoss
5 8 (4.21%) Ansible
6 7 (3.68%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.68%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (3.68%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (3.16%) Cacti
7 6 (3.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 6 (3.16%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (3.16%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (3.16%) Kibana
8 5 (2.63%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.11%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.11%) Iperf
10 3 (1.58%) BladeLogic
11 2 (1.05%) Ganglia
11 2 (1.05%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 69 (36.32%) VMware
2 51 (26.84%) Red Hat
3 49 (25.79%) Oracle
4 33 (17.37%) HP
5 24 (12.63%) Zend
5 24 (12.63%) Sun
5 24 (12.63%) Cisco
6 23 (12.11%) EMC
7 19 (10.00%) Veritas
8 17 (8.95%) NetApp
9 15 (7.89%) Citrix
10 10 (5.26%) Symantec
10 10 (5.26%) IBM
10 10 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 9 (4.74%) Juniper
11 9 (4.74%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.21%) Intel
13 7 (3.68%) Lotus
13 7 (3.68%) Percona
13 7 (3.68%) WorldPay
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