The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
England / London
Rank 530 570 556
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -14
Permanent jobs citing SSH 57 71 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 1.12% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 46 65 69
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £39,398
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +26.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £38,375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.26%

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
5376 6326 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 15.77% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4575 5350 6040
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

SSH Salary Histogram in London

SSH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 4 £45,000 -16.27% 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for SSH.

1 76 (72.38%) Linux
2 42 (40.00%) Python
3 41 (39.05%) DNS
4 38 (36.19%) TCP/IP
5 36 (34.29%) Unix
6 35 (33.33%) Apache
7 34 (32.38%) VMware
8 33 (31.43%) Windows
8 33 (31.43%) Git (software)
9 30 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (28.57%) Puppet
9 30 (28.57%) Perl
10 29 (27.62%) MySQL
10 29 (27.62%) Firewall
11 27 (25.71%) VPN
11 27 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (25.71%) Data Centre
12 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (23.81%) LAMP
13 25 (23.81%) Cisco
13 25 (23.81%) Bash Shell
14 24 (22.86%) PHP
14 24 (22.86%) Finance
15 23 (21.90%) LAN
15 23 (21.90%) WAN
15 23 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (21.90%) DevOps
16 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
16 22 (20.95%) SSL
17 21 (20.00%) Nagios

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (33.33%) Apache
2 14 (13.33%) IIS
3 12 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 5 (4.76%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.81%) Moodle
6 4 (3.81%) nginx
7 3 (2.86%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.86%) WordPress
8 2 (1.90%) CMS
8 2 (1.90%) Confluence
8 2 (1.90%) JBoss
9 1 (0.95%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Office
2 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Magento
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (8.57%) G Suite
5 7 (6.67%) GitHub
6 6 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (5.71%) SaaS
7 5 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.76%) Amazon S3
8 4 (3.81%) Google Analytics
9 3 (2.86%) Office 365
10 2 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.90%) CloudFront
10 2 (1.90%) IaaS
10 2 (1.90%) Route 53
10 2 (1.90%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (39.05%) DNS
2 38 (36.19%) TCP/IP
3 29 (27.62%) Firewall
4 27 (25.71%) VPN
5 23 (21.90%) LAN
5 23 (21.90%) WAN
6 22 (20.95%) SSL
7 19 (18.10%) SMTP
8 18 (17.14%) DHCP
9 17 (16.19%) LDAP
10 16 (15.24%) FTP
10 16 (15.24%) SAN
11 14 (13.33%) Internet
12 13 (12.38%) HTTP
13 9 (8.57%) Network Security
13 9 (8.57%) VLAN
14 8 (7.62%) IPsec
15 7 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (6.67%) MPLS
16 6 (5.71%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.62%) MySQL
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.90%) GIS
6 2 (1.90%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.90%) SQLite
7 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.24%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.52%) Subversion
4 8 (7.62%) Grunt
5 6 (5.71%) JIRA
6 5 (4.76%) gulp
7 4 (3.81%) CircleCI
7 4 (3.81%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.81%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.81%) Protractor
8 3 (2.86%) Selenium
9 2 (1.90%) GCC
9 2 (1.90%) Maven
10 1 (0.95%) NUnit
10 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.95%) Sublime Text
10 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Advertising
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
5 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Administrator
2 22 (20.95%) Developer
3 17 (16.19%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (12.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) Unix Engineer
7 10 (9.52%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.62%) Azure DevOps
9 8 (7.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (7.62%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Unix Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.76%) Security Administrator
11 5 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.81%) LAMP
2 18 (17.14%) CSS
2 18 (17.14%) HTML
2 18 (17.14%) Web Services
3 10 (9.52%) ELK Stack
3 10 (9.52%) jQuery
3 10 (9.52%) Sensu
4 8 (7.62%) Ajax
4 8 (7.62%) Node.js
5 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.71%) CSS3
6 6 (5.71%) HTML5
7 5 (4.76%) Memcached
7 5 (4.76%) Middleware
7 5 (4.76%) RESTful
7 5 (4.76%) Sass
8 4 (3.81%) .NET
8 4 (3.81%) JSON
8 4 (3.81%) Laravel
8 4 (3.81%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.62%) Physics
5 6 (5.71%) Private Cloud
5 6 (5.71%) Replication
5 6 (5.71%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.76%) Biology
6 5 (4.76%) PKI
6 5 (4.76%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.81%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.86%) Learning Management System
8 3 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.86%) Statistics
8 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.86%) VLE
9 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.90%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 76 (72.38%) Linux
2 36 (34.29%) Unix
3 33 (31.43%) Windows
4 30 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (15.24%) CentOS
5 16 (15.24%) Windows Server
5 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (11.43%) Debian
7 12 (11.43%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.57%) Solaris
8 9 (8.57%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.71%) Windows 10
10 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.86%) AIX
12 3 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.90%) DevOps
3 19 (18.10%) Configuration Management
4 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (10.48%) Load Balancing
5 10 (9.52%) Information Security
5 10 (9.52%) OWASP
5 10 (9.52%) Scrum
6 9 (8.57%) OO
6 9 (8.57%) Project Management
6 9 (8.57%) Web Development
7 8 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (7.62%) Front End Development
7 8 (7.62%) Mobile First
7 8 (7.62%) TDD
8 7 (6.67%) Analytics
8 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 6 (5.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.00%) Python
2 30 (28.57%) Perl
3 25 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 24 (22.86%) PHP
5 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
6 20 (19.05%) Ruby
7 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
8 17 (16.19%) Java
9 14 (13.33%) SQL
10 10 (9.52%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.76%) C#
11 5 (4.76%) Scala
12 4 (3.81%) C
12 4 (3.81%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (3.81%) ES6
13 3 (2.86%) Korn
14 2 (1.90%) AWK
14 2 (1.90%) sed
15 1 (0.95%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) CISM
2 6 (5.71%) CISSP
3 4 (3.81%) CCNP
3 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.81%) RHCE
4 2 (1.90%) MCP
4 2 (1.90%) MCSA
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.95%) CCDA
5 1 (0.95%) CCDP
5 1 (0.95%) CCIE
5 1 (0.95%) CCNA
5 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.95%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.95%) RHCA
5 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.81%) QA
3 3 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
3 14 (13.33%) NFS
4 10 (9.52%) OpenSSH
4 10 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (8.57%) XenServer
6 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 6 (5.71%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.81%) Varnish
10 3 (2.86%) Docker
11 2 (1.90%) iptables
11 2 (1.90%) Postfix
11 2 (1.90%) qmail
11 2 (1.90%) Samba
11 2 (1.90%) Squid
12 1 (0.95%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.95%) vSphere
12 1 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (28.57%) Puppet
2 21 (20.00%) Nagios
3 20 (19.05%) Ansible
4 15 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (13.33%) Nmap
6 10 (9.52%) Graphite
6 10 (9.52%) Kibana
6 10 (9.52%) logstash
6 10 (9.52%) Salt
7 6 (5.71%) Nessus
7 6 (5.71%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.86%) Control-M
10 2 (1.90%) cPanel
10 2 (1.90%) SELinux
11 1 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.95%) Plesk
11 1 (0.95%) SCOM
11 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (32.38%) VMware
2 25 (23.81%) Cisco
3 19 (18.10%) Oracle
4 18 (17.14%) HP
5 17 (16.19%) Red Hat
6 11 (10.48%) Google
6 11 (10.48%) Splunk
7 10 (9.52%) AppDynamics
8 9 (8.57%) Dell
9 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.71%) Qualys
9 6 (5.71%) StorageTek
10 5 (4.76%) Citrix
10 5 (4.76%) EMC
10 5 (4.76%) Isilon
10 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.76%) ProCurve
10 5 (4.76%) WatchGuard
11 4 (3.81%) Juniper
11 4 (3.81%) SAP
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