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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 467 497 528
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +31
Permanent jobs citing SSH 166 118 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 1.67% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 151 99 107
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +6.38%
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
7691 7073 8699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.73% 15.97% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6347 5956 7364
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -4 23 £50,000 -23.07% 2
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 194 (66.21%) Linux
2 142 (48.46%) MySQL
3 135 (46.08%) TCP/IP
4 126 (43.00%) DNS
5 116 (39.59%) HTTP
6 113 (38.57%) Perl
7 111 (37.88%) HTML
8 100 (34.13%) UNIX
9 97 (33.11%) SQL
10 94 (32.08%) CSS
11 93 (31.74%) Java
12 89 (30.38%) Python
13 88 (30.03%) Red Hat
14 84 (28.67%) Bash Shell
15 82 (27.99%) Opscode Chef
16 77 (26.28%) PHP
17 76 (25.94%) CentOS
18 75 (25.60%) Apache
19 72 (24.57%) Windows
20 70 (23.89%) Tomcat
21 66 (22.53%) LDAP
21 66 (22.53%) Puppet
22 65 (22.18%) Git (software)
22 65 (22.18%) SSL
23 64 (21.84%) Internet
24 61 (20.82%) JBoss
25 60 (20.48%) JavaScript
25 60 (20.48%) jQuery
26 53 (18.09%) OO
27 51 (17.41%) Solaris

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 75 (25.60%) Apache
2 70 (23.89%) Tomcat
3 39 (13.31%) nginx
4 21 (7.17%) CMS
5 15 (5.12%) Moodle
6 9 (3.07%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (3.07%) Adobe CQ
7 7 (2.39%) Drupal
7 7 (2.39%) WordPress
7 7 (2.39%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.71%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.71%) Confluence
8 5 (1.71%) Node.js
9 4 (1.37%) Zope
9 4 (1.37%) Plone
10 3 (1.02%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.68%) IIS
11 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.73%) Photoshop
1 8 (2.73%) MS Office
2 6 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.34%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.37%) Joyent
4 3 (1.02%) Route 53
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 135 (46.08%) TCP/IP
2 126 (43.00%) DNS
3 116 (39.59%) HTTP
4 66 (22.53%) LDAP
5 65 (22.18%) SSL
6 64 (21.84%) Internet
7 45 (15.36%) SNMP
8 41 (13.99%) SAN
8 41 (13.99%) DHCP
9 39 (13.31%) Firewall
10 38 (12.97%) Ethernet
11 32 (10.92%) NAS
12 31 (10.58%) FTP
12 31 (10.58%) VPN
12 31 (10.58%) SMTP
13 25 (8.53%) HTTPS
14 20 (6.83%) LAN
15 18 (6.14%) WAN
15 18 (6.14%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (5.80%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (48.46%) MySQL
2 47 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (9.22%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.19%) RDBMS
5 21 (7.17%) MongoDB
6 20 (6.83%) MariaDB
7 18 (6.14%) NoSQL
8 17 (5.80%) Redis
9 16 (5.46%) SQL Server
10 11 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (2.73%) Big Data
12 7 (2.39%) Informix
12 7 (2.39%) OLTP
13 5 (1.71%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.71%) Riak
14 3 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 65 (22.18%) Git (software)
2 41 (13.99%) Subversion
3 24 (8.19%) Maven
3 24 (8.19%) Ant
4 23 (7.85%) Emacs
5 19 (6.48%) JIRA
6 16 (5.46%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.75%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.73%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.73%) Grunt
8 8 (2.73%) JSHint
9 7 (2.39%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.71%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.68%) GCC
11 2 (0.68%) GDB
General
1 47 (16.04%) Finance
2 33 (11.26%) Banking
3 21 (7.17%) Games
4 18 (6.14%) Multimedia
5 14 (4.78%) Retail
6 9 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.07%) iGaming
7 5 (1.71%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.02%) Automotive
8 3 (1.02%) Law
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (25.60%) Developer
2 38 (12.97%) Systems Administrator
3 37 (12.63%) Administrator
3 37 (12.63%) Linux Administrator
3 37 (12.63%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (10.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 29 (9.90%) Support Engineer
6 26 (8.87%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 26 (8.87%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 24 (8.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 24 (8.19%) Analyst
7 24 (8.19%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (7.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 22 (7.51%) Java Developer
10 20 (6.83%) Web Developer
11 19 (6.48%) UNIX Engineer
11 19 (6.48%) PHP Developer
12 17 (5.80%) UNIX Support
13 16 (5.46%) Software Developer
13 16 (5.46%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (37.88%) HTML
2 94 (32.08%) CSS
3 60 (20.48%) jQuery
4 46 (15.70%) HTML5
5 40 (13.65%) J2EE
6 38 (12.97%) Web Services
6 38 (12.97%) XML
7 26 (8.87%) LAMP
8 24 (8.19%) Ajax
9 22 (7.51%) CSS3
10 21 (7.17%) Hibernate
10 21 (7.17%) Servlets
11 18 (6.14%) Sass
12 16 (5.46%) FFmpeg
12 16 (5.46%) Flash
12 16 (5.46%) MSMQ
12 16 (5.46%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (5.12%) JSP
13 15 (5.12%) Regular Expression
14 14 (4.78%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.41%) Clustering
2 37 (12.63%) Computer Science
3 22 (7.51%) Enterprise Storage
4 21 (7.17%) LPAR
4 21 (7.17%) DLPAR
5 20 (6.83%) E-Learning
6 19 (6.48%) Streaming Media
7 17 (5.80%) Mobile Games
7 17 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (5.12%) Learning Management System
8 15 (5.12%) VLE
9 14 (4.78%) Replication
10 12 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (3.75%) Open Source
12 10 (3.41%) Video on Demand
12 10 (3.41%) Over-the-Top Content
13 9 (3.07%) Mobile App
14 8 (2.73%) W3C
14 8 (2.73%) Firmware
15 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 194 (66.21%) Linux
2 100 (34.13%) UNIX
3 76 (25.94%) CentOS
4 72 (24.57%) Windows
5 51 (17.41%) Solaris
6 29 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (8.87%) Ubuntu
8 25 (8.53%) AIX
9 13 (4.44%) Debian
10 11 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (3.41%) Fedora
12 9 (3.07%) SVR4
13 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (2.05%) Windows 7
15 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.71%) Android
16 4 (1.37%) OpenBSD
16 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
16 4 (1.37%) FreeBSD
17 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.09%) OO
2 45 (15.36%) Load Balancing
3 43 (14.68%) Web Development
4 39 (13.31%) Configuration Management
5 29 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (9.56%) E-Commerce
6 28 (9.56%) OOP
7 25 (8.53%) Software Engineering
8 24 (8.19%) Mentoring
9 22 (7.51%) OOD
10 21 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (7.17%) Performance Management
11 19 (6.48%) Workflow
12 18 (6.14%) MVC
12 18 (6.14%) Project Management
12 18 (6.14%) Asset Management
13 17 (5.80%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.80%) Time Management
14 16 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (5.12%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 113 (38.57%) Perl
2 97 (33.11%) SQL
3 93 (31.74%) Java
4 89 (30.38%) Python
5 84 (28.67%) Bash Shell
6 77 (26.28%) PHP
7 60 (20.48%) JavaScript
8 48 (16.38%) Shell Script
9 34 (11.60%) Ruby
9 34 (11.60%) Korn
10 27 (9.22%) sed
11 21 (7.17%) PHP5
12 12 (4.10%) ActionScript
12 12 (4.10%) C#
12 12 (4.10%) AWK
13 11 (3.75%) C++
13 11 (3.75%) T-SQL
14 10 (3.41%) Bourne shell
15 7 (2.39%) C
15 7 (2.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 37 (12.63%) Degree
2 15 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (4.44%) CCIE
3 13 (4.44%) CCNP
4 10 (3.41%) RHCE
5 6 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.71%) Postgraduate
6 5 (1.71%) CCSE
7 4 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.37%) CISSP
7 4 (1.37%) JNCIE
8 3 (1.02%) MCITP
8 3 (1.02%) JNCIP
8 3 (1.02%) RHCA
8 3 (1.02%) RHCT
8 3 (1.02%) MCSE
8 3 (1.02%) MCSA
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.68%) CCNA
10 1 (0.34%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.39%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 44 (15.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (10.92%) NFS
3 21 (7.17%) Xen
4 17 (5.80%) Shibboleth
5 13 (4.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (2.39%) Squid
7 6 (2.05%) KVM
8 5 (1.71%) Varnish
8 5 (1.71%) XenServer
9 4 (1.37%) SpamAssassin
10 3 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (1.02%) OpenSSH
10 3 (1.02%) vSphere
10 3 (1.02%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.02%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.02%) Postfix
11 2 (0.68%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.68%) qmail
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 82 (27.99%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (22.53%) Puppet
3 40 (13.65%) Nagios
4 27 (9.22%) YUM
5 24 (8.19%) CFEngine
6 21 (7.17%) Tivoli
6 21 (7.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 21 (7.17%) Ansible
7 18 (6.14%) SCOM
8 16 (5.46%) Salt
9 10 (3.41%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (1.71%) ZABBIX
10 5 (1.71%) Munin
10 5 (1.71%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.37%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.02%) OpenView
12 3 (1.02%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
13 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 88 (30.03%) Red Hat
2 61 (20.82%) JBoss
3 51 (17.41%) VMware
4 29 (9.90%) Cisco
5 23 (7.85%) IBM
5 23 (7.85%) EMC
6 22 (7.51%) Hitachi
7 20 (6.83%) Oracle
8 14 (4.78%) Juniper
9 12 (4.10%) Adobe
10 11 (3.75%) Zend
11 10 (3.41%) CheckPoint
11 10 (3.41%) HP
12 9 (3.07%) Sun
12 9 (3.07%) Microsoft
13 8 (2.73%) CA
13 8 (2.73%) F5
14 7 (2.39%) Citrix
15 6 (2.05%) Sophos
16 5 (1.71%) Lotus
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago
Teddington
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
avsnet
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Teddington
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago