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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 490 488 544
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +56
Permanent jobs citing SSH 122 149 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 2.02% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 98 109 72
Average salary £44,500 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.23% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £82,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.97%
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
7417 7367 9378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.23% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6280 6039 7960
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +19 16 £38,000 -27.61% 1
Hammersmith - 4 £36,000 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 206 (70.31%) Linux
2 146 (49.83%) MySQL
3 138 (47.10%) DNS
4 120 (40.96%) UNIX
5 101 (34.47%) TCP/IP
6 100 (34.13%) Perl
7 97 (33.11%) Red Hat
8 95 (32.42%) HTTP
9 94 (32.08%) PHP
10 89 (30.38%) CSS
11 87 (29.69%) Windows
12 85 (29.01%) Apache
13 83 (28.33%) SQL
14 82 (27.99%) Python
15 78 (26.62%) HTML
16 76 (25.94%) VMware
17 71 (24.23%) Opscode Chef
18 70 (23.89%) Java
19 69 (23.55%) Bash Shell
19 69 (23.55%) Git (software)
20 67 (22.87%) Puppet
21 66 (22.53%) CentOS
22 64 (21.84%) FTP
23 62 (21.16%) VMware Infrastructure
24 60 (20.48%) jQuery
25 57 (19.45%) JavaScript
26 56 (19.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 54 (18.43%) SMTP
27 54 (18.43%) DHCP
28 52 (17.75%) LDAP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 85 (29.01%) Apache
2 49 (16.72%) nginx
3 47 (16.04%) JBoss
4 46 (15.70%) Tomcat
5 21 (7.17%) Moodle
6 14 (4.78%) Apache Solr
7 12 (4.10%) IIS
7 12 (4.10%) WordPress
8 11 (3.75%) WebSphere
9 10 (3.41%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.73%) Drupal
11 6 (2.05%) CMS
12 5 (1.71%) Node.js
13 4 (1.37%) Confluence
13 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.37%) ejabberd
13 4 (1.37%) Zope
13 4 (1.37%) Plone
13 4 (1.37%) IBM Notes
13 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.71%) MS Office
2 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.41%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.07%) IaaS
4 7 (2.39%) PaaS
5 6 (2.05%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.05%) Route 53
6 4 (1.37%) Joyent
7 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 138 (47.10%) DNS
2 101 (34.47%) TCP/IP
3 95 (32.42%) HTTP
4 64 (21.84%) FTP
5 54 (18.43%) SMTP
5 54 (18.43%) DHCP
6 52 (17.75%) LDAP
7 51 (17.41%) SSL
8 45 (15.36%) Firewall
9 34 (11.60%) Internet
10 31 (10.58%) Telnet
10 31 (10.58%) LAN
11 29 (9.90%) Ethernet
11 29 (9.90%) WAN
11 29 (9.90%) SNMP
12 25 (8.53%) VPN
12 25 (8.53%) SAN
13 18 (6.14%) MPLS
14 17 (5.80%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (5.46%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (49.83%) MySQL
2 35 (11.95%) SQL Server
3 32 (10.92%) Relational Database
4 28 (9.56%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (9.22%) NoSQL
6 25 (8.53%) RDBMS
7 16 (5.46%) Redis
8 15 (5.12%) MongoDB
9 14 (4.78%) MariaDB
10 10 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.71%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.71%) Riak
Development Applications
1 69 (23.55%) Git (software)
2 43 (14.68%) Subversion
3 25 (8.53%) Emacs
4 20 (6.83%) Maven
4 20 (6.83%) Ant
5 15 (5.12%) JIRA
6 12 (4.10%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.10%) Grunt
6 12 (4.10%) JSHint
7 11 (3.75%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.41%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.34%) GCC
9 1 (0.34%) GDB
General
1 41 (13.99%) Finance
2 38 (12.97%) Games
3 24 (8.19%) Banking
4 15 (5.12%) iGaming
5 12 (4.10%) French Language
6 9 (3.07%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.05%) Law
8 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.37%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.37%) Front Office
9 4 (1.37%) Marketing
10 3 (1.02%) Retail
11 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 59 (20.14%) Systems Administrator
2 58 (19.80%) Developer
3 56 (19.11%) Administrator
4 48 (16.38%) Linux Administrator
5 43 (14.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 42 (14.33%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (10.24%) Analyst
8 26 (8.87%) UNIX Engineer
9 22 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
10 19 (6.48%) Network Engineer
10 19 (6.48%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 19 (6.48%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 19 (6.48%) Development Analyst
11 18 (6.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 17 (5.80%) Support Engineer
12 17 (5.80%) Java Developer
12 17 (5.80%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 17 (5.80%) PHP Developer
13 16 (5.46%) UNIX Support
14 14 (4.78%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (30.38%) CSS
2 78 (26.62%) HTML
3 60 (20.48%) jQuery
4 45 (15.36%) Web Services
5 38 (12.97%) Ajax
6 32 (10.92%) LAMP
6 32 (10.92%) HTML5
7 31 (10.58%) XML
8 18 (6.14%) SOAP
9 17 (5.80%) Sass
10 15 (5.12%) JDBC
10 15 (5.12%) Hibernate
11 14 (4.78%) J2EE
12 13 (4.44%) Regular Expression
13 11 (3.75%) CSS3
13 11 (3.75%) ASP.NET
13 11 (3.75%) EJB
13 11 (3.75%) .NET
13 11 (3.75%) XML-RPC
13 11 (3.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.56%) Clustering
2 21 (7.17%) E-Learning
2 21 (7.17%) VLE
3 20 (6.83%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.83%) Mobile Games
4 17 (5.80%) Learning Management System
5 14 (4.78%) Open Source
5 14 (4.78%) iPad
6 13 (4.44%) LPAR
6 13 (4.44%) DLPAR
7 7 (2.39%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.71%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.37%) PKI
10 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.02%) Social Media
11 3 (1.02%) W3C
11 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 206 (70.31%) Linux
2 120 (40.96%) UNIX
3 87 (29.69%) Windows
4 66 (22.53%) CentOS
5 56 (19.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (14.68%) Solaris
7 26 (8.87%) Ubuntu
7 26 (8.87%) AIX
8 12 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (3.75%) Debian
10 9 (3.07%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (2.05%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.37%) Scientific Linux
14 4 (1.37%) OpenBSD
14 4 (1.37%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.04%) Configuration Management
2 42 (14.33%) Web Development
3 39 (13.31%) Load Balancing
4 30 (10.24%) E-Commerce
5 25 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (8.53%) Mentoring
6 24 (8.19%) OO
7 23 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (7.51%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (7.17%) Data Modelling
9 21 (7.17%) ITIL
10 20 (6.83%) Time Management
11 19 (6.48%) Network Monitoring
12 18 (6.14%) OOP
13 15 (5.12%) DevOps
14 14 (4.78%) MVC
15 13 (4.44%) Performance Management
16 12 (4.10%) OO PHP
17 11 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (34.13%) Perl
2 94 (32.08%) PHP
3 83 (28.33%) SQL
4 82 (27.99%) Python
5 70 (23.89%) Java
6 69 (23.55%) Bash Shell
7 57 (19.45%) JavaScript
8 42 (14.33%) Shell Script
9 28 (9.56%) Ruby
10 16 (5.46%) Korn
11 14 (4.78%) PHP5
11 14 (4.78%) sed
11 14 (4.78%) C#
12 12 (4.10%) C++
13 11 (3.75%) C
14 10 (3.41%) T-SQL
15 7 (2.39%) VBScript
15 7 (2.39%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.68%) Scala
17 1 (0.34%) AWK
Qualifications
1 32 (10.92%) Degree
2 20 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (6.48%) CCNP
4 16 (5.46%) CCIE
5 14 (4.78%) RHCE
6 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.71%) RHCSA
6 5 (1.71%) CISSP
7 4 (1.37%) CCNA
7 4 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.37%) PMP
7 4 (1.37%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.02%) GCWN
8 3 (1.02%) MCSE
8 3 (1.02%) MCSA
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.02%) MCITP
9 2 (0.68%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.68%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.71%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 62 (21.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (15.02%) NFS
3 23 (7.85%) vSphere
4 19 (6.48%) Xen
5 18 (6.14%) Firmware
6 16 (5.46%) Postfix
7 13 (4.44%) Shibboleth
8 12 (4.10%) VMware ESX
9 11 (3.75%) KVM
10 10 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (3.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 10 (3.41%) Sendmail
11 9 (3.07%) Varnish
12 8 (2.73%) Active Directory
13 7 (2.39%) Squid
13 7 (2.39%) XenApp
13 7 (2.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (2.39%) Veritas File System
14 6 (2.05%) Docker
15 5 (1.71%) LXC
Systems Management
1 71 (24.23%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (22.87%) Puppet
3 38 (12.97%) Nagios
4 27 (9.22%) Ansible
5 18 (6.14%) yum
6 14 (4.78%) Salt
7 13 (4.44%) Tivoli
7 13 (4.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (4.44%) CFEngine
8 11 (3.75%) SCOM
9 10 (3.41%) ZABBIX
10 7 (2.39%) Red Hat Satellite
10 7 (2.39%) Legato
10 7 (2.39%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (1.71%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.71%) Cacti
11 5 (1.71%) Munin
11 5 (1.71%) Zenoss
12 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 4 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 97 (33.11%) Red Hat
2 76 (25.94%) VMware
3 40 (13.65%) Oracle
4 32 (10.92%) Cisco
5 24 (8.19%) IBM
6 21 (7.17%) Zend
7 17 (5.80%) EMC
8 15 (5.12%) HP
8 15 (5.12%) hybris
9 14 (4.78%) Hitachi
9 14 (4.78%) F5
10 11 (3.75%) Citrix
11 10 (3.41%) Juniper
11 10 (3.41%) Veritas
12 8 (2.73%) Microsoft
13 7 (2.39%) Sun
13 7 (2.39%) Intel
13 7 (2.39%) Sophos
14 5 (1.71%) Bloomberg
14 5 (1.71%) SAP
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