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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 500 498 551
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +53
Permanent jobs citing SSH 134 123 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 1.63% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 112 89 66
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
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
7605 7563 9085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.81% 16.42% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6370 6332 7622
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +26 22 £40,000 -30.43% 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 214 (70.63%) Linux
2 152 (50.17%) MySQL
3 143 (47.19%) DNS
4 115 (37.95%) TCP/IP
4 115 (37.95%) Perl
4 115 (37.95%) UNIX
5 106 (34.98%) HTTP
6 101 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 98 (32.34%) Windows
8 95 (31.35%) SQL
9 91 (30.03%) PHP
10 90 (29.70%) Python
11 88 (29.04%) CSS
12 85 (28.05%) Apache
13 83 (27.39%) HTML
13 83 (27.39%) Bash Shell
14 82 (27.06%) CentOS
15 81 (26.73%) Java
16 80 (26.40%) Opscode Chef
17 75 (24.75%) VMware
18 69 (22.77%) Puppet
18 69 (22.77%) Git (software)
19 65 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
20 60 (19.80%) LDAP
21 58 (19.14%) Tomcat
21 58 (19.14%) DHCP
21 58 (19.14%) jQuery
22 57 (18.81%) SSL
23 53 (17.49%) FTP
23 53 (17.49%) JavaScript

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (28.05%) Apache
2 58 (19.14%) Tomcat
3 50 (16.50%) JBoss
4 45 (14.85%) nginx
5 23 (7.59%) Moodle
6 13 (4.29%) WordPress
7 10 (3.30%) Apache Solr
8 9 (2.97%) IIS
9 8 (2.64%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.64%) CMS
10 7 (2.31%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.98%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.65%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.65%) Drupal
12 5 (1.65%) Node.js
13 4 (1.32%) Confluence
13 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.32%) ejabberd
13 4 (1.32%) Zope
13 4 (1.32%) Plone
Applications
1 8 (2.64%) MS Office
2 6 (1.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.30%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.98%) Amazon S3
3 6 (1.98%) Route 53
3 6 (1.98%) IaaS
4 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.32%) PaaS
4 4 (1.32%) Joyent
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 143 (47.19%) DNS
2 115 (37.95%) TCP/IP
3 106 (34.98%) HTTP
4 60 (19.80%) LDAP
5 58 (19.14%) DHCP
6 57 (18.81%) SSL
7 53 (17.49%) FTP
8 52 (17.16%) Firewall
9 47 (15.51%) SMTP
10 44 (14.52%) Ethernet
11 40 (13.20%) Internet
11 40 (13.20%) SNMP
12 37 (12.21%) SAN
13 34 (11.22%) LAN
14 32 (10.56%) WAN
15 30 (9.90%) VPN
16 23 (7.59%) MPLS
16 23 (7.59%) Telnet
17 20 (6.60%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (6.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (50.17%) MySQL
2 40 (13.20%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (9.90%) NoSQL
4 29 (9.57%) SQL Server
5 27 (8.91%) Relational Database
6 22 (7.26%) RDBMS
7 20 (6.60%) Redis
8 19 (6.27%) MongoDB
9 18 (5.94%) MariaDB
10 8 (2.64%) Big Data
11 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.65%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 69 (22.77%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.55%) Subversion
3 24 (7.92%) Emacs
4 18 (5.94%) Maven
4 18 (5.94%) Ant
5 17 (5.61%) JIRA
6 12 (3.96%) Grunt
6 12 (3.96%) JSHint
7 11 (3.63%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.97%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.31%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.66%) GCC
10 2 (0.66%) GDB
General
1 40 (13.20%) Finance
2 28 (9.24%) Games
3 22 (7.26%) Banking
4 14 (4.62%) Retail
5 12 (3.96%) iGaming
6 9 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.64%) French Language
7 8 (2.64%) Multimedia
8 7 (2.31%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.98%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.66%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (18.15%) Systems Administrator
2 53 (17.49%) Developer
3 48 (15.84%) Administrator
4 47 (15.51%) Linux Administrator
5 46 (15.18%) Linux Engineer
6 42 (13.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 34 (11.22%) Analyst
8 27 (8.91%) Support Engineer
9 25 (8.25%) Systems Engineer
10 24 (7.92%) UNIX Engineer
11 23 (7.59%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 23 (7.59%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 23 (7.59%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 23 (7.59%) Development Analyst
12 22 (7.26%) Network Engineer
13 20 (6.60%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 19 (6.27%) Java Developer
15 16 (5.28%) Systems Analyst
15 16 (5.28%) UNIX Support
16 15 (4.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (29.04%) CSS
2 83 (27.39%) HTML
3 58 (19.14%) jQuery
4 43 (14.19%) Web Services
5 33 (10.89%) XML
5 33 (10.89%) HTML5
6 31 (10.23%) LAMP
7 29 (9.57%) Ajax
8 18 (5.94%) J2EE
9 17 (5.61%) Hibernate
9 17 (5.61%) Regular Expression
10 14 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (4.62%) JDBC
10 14 (4.62%) MSMQ
11 13 (4.29%) Sass
12 12 (3.96%) CSS3
12 12 (3.96%) SOAP
13 9 (2.97%) EJB
13 9 (2.97%) EJB 3.0
13 9 (2.97%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.22%) Clustering
2 33 (10.89%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.59%) E-Learning
3 23 (7.59%) VLE
4 19 (6.27%) Learning Management System
5 18 (5.94%) Open Source
5 18 (5.94%) Mobile Games
6 14 (4.62%) iPad
7 13 (4.29%) LPAR
7 13 (4.29%) DLPAR
8 9 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.98%) Replication
10 5 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.65%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.65%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.32%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.32%) PKI
12 3 (0.99%) W3C
12 3 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 214 (70.63%) Linux
2 115 (37.95%) UNIX
3 98 (32.34%) Windows
4 82 (27.06%) CentOS
5 53 (17.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (14.19%) Solaris
7 28 (9.24%) Ubuntu
8 23 (7.59%) AIX
9 15 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (3.63%) Debian
11 10 (3.30%) Windows 7
12 8 (2.64%) Fedora
12 8 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (2.31%) Mac OS
13 7 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (1.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (1.32%) Scientific Linux
15 4 (1.32%) OpenBSD
15 4 (1.32%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (14.52%) Web Development
2 42 (13.86%) Configuration Management
3 41 (13.53%) Load Balancing
4 34 (11.22%) E-Commerce
5 27 (8.91%) Mentoring
6 25 (8.25%) OO
7 23 (7.59%) Data Modelling
8 22 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (6.93%) Network Monitoring
10 20 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.60%) ITIL
11 19 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (5.94%) Time Management
13 17 (5.61%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (5.61%) Project Management
14 14 (4.62%) OOP
14 14 (4.62%) DevOps
15 13 (4.29%) Performance Management
16 12 (3.96%) OO PHP
17 11 (3.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (37.95%) Perl
2 95 (31.35%) SQL
3 91 (30.03%) PHP
4 90 (29.70%) Python
5 83 (27.39%) Bash Shell
6 81 (26.73%) Java
7 53 (17.49%) JavaScript
8 46 (15.18%) Shell Script
9 32 (10.56%) Ruby
10 27 (8.91%) sed
11 24 (7.92%) Korn
12 14 (4.62%) PHP5
12 14 (4.62%) C++
13 13 (4.29%) C
14 10 (3.30%) C#
14 10 (3.30%) AWK
15 8 (2.64%) Bourne shell
16 7 (2.31%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.31%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (14.19%) Degree
2 22 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (6.93%) CCNP
4 18 (5.94%) CCIE
5 10 (3.30%) RHCE
6 9 (2.97%) RHCSA
7 6 (1.98%) CISSP
8 5 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.32%) PMP
9 4 (1.32%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.32%) JNCIE
9 4 (1.32%) CCNA
9 4 (1.32%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.99%) MCSE
10 3 (0.99%) MCSA
10 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.99%) MCITP
10 3 (0.99%) JNCIP
10 3 (0.99%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.65%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 65 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (12.54%) NFS
3 21 (6.93%) Xen
4 19 (6.27%) Shibboleth
5 18 (5.94%) Firmware
6 16 (5.28%) vSphere
7 11 (3.63%) KVM
7 11 (3.63%) Postfix
8 9 (2.97%) Active Directory
9 8 (2.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (2.31%) VMware ESX
10 7 (2.31%) Squid
11 6 (1.98%) Docker
12 5 (1.65%) LXC
12 5 (1.65%) Sendmail
12 5 (1.65%) XenServer
12 5 (1.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (1.65%) Veritas File System
12 5 (1.65%) Varnish
12 5 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 80 (26.40%) Opscode Chef
2 69 (22.77%) Puppet
3 41 (13.53%) Nagios
4 28 (9.24%) Ansible
5 26 (8.58%) YUM
6 16 (5.28%) Salt
7 15 (4.95%) SCOM
8 13 (4.29%) CFEngine
8 13 (4.29%) Tivoli
8 13 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (2.97%) ZABBIX
10 7 (2.31%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (1.65%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.65%) Munin
11 5 (1.65%) Legato
11 5 (1.65%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.32%) BladeLogic
12 4 (1.32%) Zenoss
12 4 (1.32%) Cacti
12 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 101 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 75 (24.75%) VMware
3 38 (12.54%) Cisco
4 33 (10.89%) Oracle
5 21 (6.93%) IBM
6 17 (5.61%) EMC
7 15 (4.95%) HP
7 15 (4.95%) Zend
8 14 (4.62%) Juniper
8 14 (4.62%) Hitachi
8 14 (4.62%) hybris
8 14 (4.62%) F5
9 12 (3.96%) Microsoft
10 11 (3.63%) Citrix
11 8 (2.64%) Veritas
11 8 (2.64%) Sophos
11 8 (2.64%) CA
12 7 (2.31%) Sun
13 6 (1.98%) SAP
14 5 (1.65%) NetApp
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to £45K + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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