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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 589 572 494
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -78
Permanent jobs citing SSH 62 87 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.18% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 117
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £35,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
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
6478 7349 6989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.82% 17.64% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5494 6201 5642
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +65 14 £57,500 +51.31% 1
Surbiton - 2 £55,750 -
Wimbledon - 1 £60,000 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) Linux
2 80 (51.28%) Git (software)
3 73 (46.79%) SQL
4 72 (46.15%) MySQL
5 67 (42.95%) PHP
6 63 (40.38%) CSS
7 62 (39.74%) HTML
7 62 (39.74%) JavaScript
8 61 (39.10%) Python
9 59 (37.82%) LAMP
10 57 (36.54%) CentOS
11 49 (31.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 49 (31.41%) jQuery
12 46 (29.49%) Bash Shell
13 43 (27.56%) Project Management
14 41 (26.28%) Puppet
15 40 (25.64%) Ajax
16 39 (25.00%) Unix
17 38 (24.36%) Web Development
18 37 (23.72%) Apache
18 37 (23.72%) Management Information System
19 36 (23.08%) VMware
20 35 (22.44%) VMware Infrastructure
20 35 (22.44%) GitHub
21 34 (21.79%) Finance
21 34 (21.79%) Windows
22 33 (21.15%) Data Modelling
22 33 (21.15%) Perl
22 33 (21.15%) e-Learning
22 33 (21.15%) Firewall

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 37 (23.72%) Apache
2 33 (21.15%) Moodle
3 16 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.05%) nginx
5 10 (6.41%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.49%) MS Exchange
6 7 (4.49%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.21%) CMS
8 3 (1.92%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.92%) Drupal
8 3 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.92%) Node.js
8 3 (1.92%) WordPress
8 3 (1.92%) Zimbra
9 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.64%) Confluence
10 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Fireworks
2 4 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.44%) GitHub
2 29 (18.59%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (8.97%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (7.05%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.49%) Datadog
5 7 (4.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.92%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.15%) Firewall
2 26 (16.67%) SMTP
3 25 (16.03%) DNS
4 21 (13.46%) HTTP
4 21 (13.46%) TCP/IP
5 18 (11.54%) FTP
6 14 (8.97%) DHCP
6 14 (8.97%) LDAP
7 12 (7.69%) SSL
8 11 (7.05%) Telnet
9 10 (6.41%) PuTTY
9 10 (6.41%) VPN
10 9 (5.77%) VLAN
11 7 (4.49%) tcpdump
12 6 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (3.85%) Ethernet
12 6 (3.85%) SAN
12 6 (3.85%) SMS
12 6 (3.85%) SNMP
12 6 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (46.15%) MySQL
2 11 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.49%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (4.49%) Big Data
5 7 (4.49%) SQLPlus
6 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.21%) SQLite
8 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.92%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.92%) GIS
9 3 (1.92%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.92%) OLTP
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (1.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 80 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 24 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 21 (13.46%) JIRA
4 20 (12.82%) Subversion
5 16 (10.26%) Maven
6 13 (8.33%) Selenium
7 10 (6.41%) git-flow
8 8 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (3.85%) Ant
9 6 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.85%) IntelliJ
9 6 (3.85%) Jasmine
9 6 (3.85%) JUnit
9 6 (3.85%) Mockito
10 4 (2.56%) GitLab
11 2 (1.28%) Grunt
11 2 (1.28%) gulp
11 2 (1.28%) ProC
12 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
General
1 34 (21.79%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Games
3 11 (7.05%) Retail
4 9 (5.77%) Banking
4 9 (5.77%) Marketing
5 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.56%) Law
7 3 (1.92%) Advertising
7 3 (1.92%) Billing
8 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 60 (38.46%) Developer
2 41 (26.28%) PHP Developer
3 30 (19.23%) Analyst
4 27 (17.31%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (16.67%) Administrator
5 26 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (14.10%) Linux Administrator
6 22 (14.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 21 (13.46%) Analyst Developer
8 16 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (9.62%) LAMP Developer
9 15 (9.62%) MySQL Developer
9 15 (9.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 15 (9.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 11 (7.05%) Linux Developer
10 11 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (5.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 8 (5.13%) Test Analyst
13 7 (4.49%) Java Developer
13 7 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (40.38%) CSS
2 62 (39.74%) HTML
3 59 (37.82%) LAMP
4 49 (31.41%) jQuery
5 40 (25.64%) Ajax
6 24 (15.38%) Web Services
7 17 (10.90%) REST
8 12 (7.69%) SOAP
9 11 (7.05%) JSON
9 11 (7.05%) Sass
10 10 (6.41%) XML
11 7 (4.49%) .NET
11 7 (4.49%) Backbone.js
11 7 (4.49%) HTML5
11 7 (4.49%) LAPP Stack
11 7 (4.49%) RequireJS
11 7 (4.49%) Zend Framework
12 6 (3.85%) Apache Camel
12 6 (3.85%) JSP
12 6 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.72%) Management Information System
2 33 (21.15%) e-Learning
2 33 (21.15%) VLE
3 32 (20.51%) Learning Management System
4 15 (9.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.85%) PKI
6 6 (3.85%) Replication
6 6 (3.85%) User Experience
7 5 (3.21%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (3.21%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.56%) Mobile Games
8 4 (2.56%) Online Games
9 3 (1.92%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.28%) Fintech
10 2 (1.28%) Online Gambling
10 2 (1.28%) Tandem
10 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 117 (75.00%) Linux
2 57 (36.54%) CentOS
3 49 (31.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (25.00%) Unix
5 34 (21.79%) Windows
6 15 (9.62%) Debian
7 11 (7.05%) Ubuntu
8 7 (4.49%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.56%) Solaris
9 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.28%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
12 1 (0.64%) Android
12 1 (0.64%) HPUX
12 1 (0.64%) SUSE
12 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.56%) Project Management
2 38 (24.36%) Web Development
3 33 (21.15%) Data Modelling
4 32 (20.51%) DevOps
5 26 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (11.54%) Open Source
7 17 (10.90%) Configuration Management
8 15 (9.62%) ITIL
8 15 (9.62%) Unit Testing
9 14 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.33%) SDLC
11 12 (7.69%) Automated Testing
11 12 (7.69%) High Availability
11 12 (7.69%) People Management
11 12 (7.69%) Software Testing
12 11 (7.05%) Integration Testing
12 11 (7.05%) Load Balancing
13 10 (6.41%) BDD
13 10 (6.41%) Front End Development
13 10 (6.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (46.79%) SQL
2 67 (42.95%) PHP
3 62 (39.74%) JavaScript
4 61 (39.10%) Python
5 46 (29.49%) Bash Shell
6 33 (21.15%) Perl
7 29 (18.59%) Java
8 25 (16.03%) Shell Script
9 10 (6.41%) Ruby
10 7 (4.49%) Jython
11 6 (3.85%) C#
12 5 (3.21%) COBOL
12 5 (3.21%) VB
12 5 (3.21%) VB6
13 4 (2.56%) C
13 4 (2.56%) C++
13 4 (2.56%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.28%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Degree
2 7 (4.49%) ISTQB
2 7 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.56%) PMP
4 3 (1.92%) CCNA
4 3 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.28%) CCDP
5 2 (1.28%) CCIE
5 2 (1.28%) CCNP
5 2 (1.28%) CCSA
6 1 (0.64%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.64%) CCDA
6 1 (0.64%) CCSE
6 1 (0.64%) CISM
6 1 (0.64%) CISSP
6 1 (0.64%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.64%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.74%) QA
2 8 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) HL7
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 35 (22.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.18%) iptables
3 15 (9.62%) Active Directory
4 13 (8.33%) Docker
4 13 (8.33%) Snort
5 8 (5.13%) NFS
5 8 (5.13%) Varnish
6 6 (3.85%) KVM
6 6 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.92%) Squid
7 3 (1.92%) vSphere
8 2 (1.28%) Samba
8 2 (1.28%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.64%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.64%) Postfix
9 1 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.64%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (26.28%) Puppet
2 24 (15.38%) Nagios
3 17 (10.90%) Ansible
3 17 (10.90%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (7.05%) Graphite
5 10 (6.41%) Bcfg2
5 10 (6.41%) Nessus
6 8 (5.13%) HAProxy
7 7 (4.49%) Nmap
8 6 (3.85%) BladeLogic
8 6 (3.85%) Control-M
8 6 (3.85%) ZABBIX
9 5 (3.21%) Salt
10 4 (2.56%) Cacti
10 4 (2.56%) CFEngine
10 4 (2.56%) Rundeck
11 3 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (1.92%) logstash
12 1 (0.64%) Munin
12 1 (0.64%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 36 (23.08%) VMware
2 29 (18.59%) Oracle
3 14 (8.97%) Cisco
4 12 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.05%) Rackspace
6 8 (5.13%) IBM
7 7 (4.49%) NetApp
7 7 (4.49%) WorldPay
7 7 (4.49%) Zend
8 6 (3.85%) Google
8 6 (3.85%) Splunk
9 5 (3.21%) New Relic
9 5 (3.21%) SaltStack
10 4 (2.56%) Akamai
10 4 (2.56%) Percona
10 4 (2.56%) Siebel
11 3 (1.92%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.92%) F5
11 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.28%) ServiceNow
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