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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 546 468 519
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +51
Permanent jobs citing SSH 76 168 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 2.17% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 66 156 98
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,425 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-14.29% +11.84%
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
7010 7746 7191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.88% 16.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5994 6399 6016
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 +17 12 £53,000 +0.95% 2
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 115 (73.72%) Linux
2 67 (42.95%) Git (software)
3 66 (42.31%) MySQL
4 58 (37.18%) Bash Shell
5 57 (36.54%) Python
6 55 (35.26%) UNIX
6 55 (35.26%) Puppet
7 51 (32.69%) Apache
8 50 (32.05%) Amazon AWS
9 46 (29.49%) DNS
10 44 (28.21%) CSS
11 43 (27.56%) Windows
11 43 (27.56%) DevOps
12 42 (26.92%) HTML
12 42 (26.92%) JavaScript
13 40 (25.64%) CentOS
14 39 (25.00%) Subversion
15 38 (24.36%) Perl
15 38 (24.36%) DHCP
15 38 (24.36%) Red Hat
16 37 (23.72%) PHP
17 36 (23.08%) Firewall
17 36 (23.08%) VMware
17 36 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (22.44%) iptables
19 33 (21.15%) Nagios
20 32 (20.51%) SAN
21 31 (19.87%) nginx
21 31 (19.87%) jQuery
22 29 (18.59%) Configuration Management

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (32.69%) Apache
2 31 (19.87%) nginx
3 15 (9.62%) WordPress
3 15 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.69%) Drupal
5 10 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (5.77%) CMS
7 7 (4.49%) JBoss
7 7 (4.49%) Apache Solr
8 5 (3.21%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.56%) Node.js
9 4 (2.56%) Moodle
9 4 (2.56%) OpenEdge
10 3 (1.92%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.28%) Confluence
12 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.64%) IIS
12 1 (0.64%) iPlanet
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (32.05%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (14.10%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.21%) Datadog
4 5 (3.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.28%) Office 365
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.64%) IaaS
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.64%) SaaS
6 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (29.49%) DNS
2 38 (24.36%) DHCP
3 36 (23.08%) Firewall
4 32 (20.51%) SAN
5 29 (18.59%) HTTP
6 28 (17.95%) TCP/IP
7 27 (17.31%) NAS
8 24 (15.38%) LDAP
9 22 (14.10%) FTP
10 19 (12.18%) VPN
11 18 (11.54%) SNMP
11 18 (11.54%) SSL
12 16 (10.26%) LAN
13 15 (9.62%) SMTP
14 14 (8.97%) Internet
15 12 (7.69%) WAN
16 11 (7.05%) Network Security
17 9 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
18 7 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
18 7 (4.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (42.31%) MySQL
2 19 (12.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.49%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (3.85%) SQLite
7 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.21%) SQLPlus
9 4 (2.56%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.28%) DB2
10 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.28%) OLTP
11 1 (0.64%) solidDB
11 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 67 (42.95%) Git (software)
2 39 (25.00%) Subversion
3 28 (17.95%) Jenkins
4 19 (12.18%) JIRA
5 18 (11.54%) ProC
6 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.85%) Maven
7 3 (1.92%) Selenium
8 2 (1.28%) Grunt
8 2 (1.28%) gulp
9 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 27 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Games
2 6 (3.85%) Banking
3 4 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.28%) Back Office
4 2 (1.28%) Billing
4 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Law
5 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (27.56%) Administrator
2 38 (24.36%) Developer
3 31 (19.87%) Linux Administrator
4 24 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (14.10%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (10.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (8.97%) PHP Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Analyst
9 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.41%) Drupal Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) Magento Developer
11 6 (3.85%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) SAN Consultant
12 5 (3.21%) Storage Consultant
12 5 (3.21%) Consultant
12 5 (3.21%) DBA
12 5 (3.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.21%) CSS
2 42 (26.92%) HTML
3 31 (19.87%) jQuery
4 25 (16.03%) Web Services
5 24 (15.38%) Sass
6 17 (10.90%) HTML5
7 15 (9.62%) LAMP
8 14 (8.97%) XML
9 13 (8.33%) Ajax
10 11 (7.05%) SOAP
11 10 (6.41%) XHTML
11 10 (6.41%) REST
12 9 (5.77%) Django
13 8 (5.13%) LESS
14 7 (4.49%) Drush
14 7 (4.49%) JSON
14 7 (4.49%) Symfony
14 7 (4.49%) CakePHP
15 6 (3.85%) WCF
15 6 (3.85%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.49%) EMC VNX
2 7 (4.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (4.49%) CLARiiON
2 7 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.21%) PKI
4 5 (3.21%) Symmetrix
4 5 (3.21%) Replication
5 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.56%) Learning Management System
5 4 (2.56%) E-Learning
5 4 (2.56%) VLE
6 3 (1.92%) Tandem
6 3 (1.92%) Online Games
6 3 (1.92%) W3C
6 3 (1.92%) Social Media
7 2 (1.28%) GIS
7 2 (1.28%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 115 (73.72%) Linux
2 55 (35.26%) UNIX
3 43 (27.56%) Windows
4 40 (25.64%) CentOS
5 24 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (11.54%) Scientific Linux
7 16 (10.26%) Ubuntu
8 14 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (8.97%) Debian
9 12 (7.69%) Solaris
10 7 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.92%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.92%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.28%) VMS
13 2 (1.28%) AIX
13 2 (1.28%) HPUX
14 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.64%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.56%) DevOps
2 29 (18.59%) Configuration Management
3 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.10%) Load Balancing
5 16 (10.26%) Migration
6 15 (9.62%) Unit Testing
6 15 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (8.97%) Open Source
7 14 (8.97%) OO
8 12 (7.69%) UML
9 11 (7.05%) ITIL
10 9 (5.77%) OOP
10 9 (5.77%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.77%) Project Management
10 9 (5.77%) TDD
10 9 (5.77%) Release Management
10 9 (5.77%) Web Development
10 9 (5.77%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.77%) SDLC
11 8 (5.13%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (37.18%) Bash Shell
2 57 (36.54%) Python
3 42 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 38 (24.36%) Perl
5 37 (23.72%) PHP
6 29 (18.59%) Shell Script
7 28 (17.95%) Java
7 28 (17.95%) Ruby
8 26 (16.67%) SQL
9 10 (6.41%) C++
9 10 (6.41%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.49%) PHP5
11 6 (3.85%) C#
12 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.21%) Jython
12 5 (3.21%) sed
13 4 (2.56%) AWK
14 3 (1.92%) Korn
15 2 (1.28%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.56%) PMP
3 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.56%) MCSE
3 4 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.92%) CCIE
4 3 (1.92%) CCSA
4 3 (1.92%) CCSE
5 2 (1.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.28%) CCNP
5 2 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (1.28%) OSCP
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) CCDA
6 1 (0.64%) CCDP
6 1 (0.64%) CCDE
6 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 6 (3.85%) SLA
3 5 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (22.44%) iptables
3 27 (17.31%) NFS
4 24 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 14 (8.97%) Varnish
6 12 (7.69%) Postfix
7 9 (5.77%) vSphere
8 7 (4.49%) KVM
8 7 (4.49%) Docker
9 5 (3.21%) Snort
10 4 (2.56%) Xen
10 4 (2.56%) Samba
10 4 (2.56%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.56%) XenServer
11 3 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.92%) Firmware
11 3 (1.92%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.92%) LXC
12 2 (1.28%) Veritas File System
12 2 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 55 (35.26%) Puppet
2 33 (21.15%) Nagios
3 21 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (12.18%) Ansible
5 10 (6.41%) Kibana
5 10 (6.41%) ZABBIX
6 6 (3.85%) HAProxy
6 6 (3.85%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.85%) Graphite
7 5 (3.21%) logstash
7 5 (3.21%) CFEngine
7 5 (3.21%) Bcfg2
7 5 (3.21%) Nessus
8 4 (2.56%) Ganglia
8 4 (2.56%) Zenoss
9 3 (1.92%) Cacti
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (1.28%) vMotion
10 2 (1.28%) Pacemaker
10 2 (1.28%) Iperf
Vendors
1 38 (24.36%) Red Hat
2 36 (23.08%) VMware
3 26 (16.67%) Cisco
4 24 (15.38%) Google
5 20 (12.82%) Oracle
6 19 (12.18%) Rackspace
7 12 (7.69%) HP
8 11 (7.05%) NetApp
8 11 (7.05%) Zend
9 10 (6.41%) WorldPay
10 8 (5.13%) EMC
10 8 (5.13%) Sun
11 7 (4.49%) Microsoft
12 6 (3.85%) Meraki
13 5 (3.21%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (3.21%) Veritas
14 4 (2.56%) IBM
14 4 (2.56%) F5
14 4 (2.56%) Percona
15 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great office envir
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Iter8
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent benefits - share options,
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum +bonus+29 days holiday+share ops sch
Posted: 18 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 22 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 25 days ago