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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 595 557 625
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +68
Permanent jobs citing SSH 57 110 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 1.39% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 44 88 71
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £33,829
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
6694 7897 7790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.85% 17.45% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5709 6608 6392
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +52 4 £45,000 -11.33%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
Paddington - 1 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 89 (72.36%) Linux
2 58 (47.15%) PHP
2 58 (47.15%) Git (software)
3 55 (44.72%) SQL
4 53 (43.09%) MySQL
4 53 (43.09%) JavaScript
5 50 (40.65%) HTML
6 48 (39.02%) CSS
7 45 (36.59%) Python
7 45 (36.59%) LAMP
8 39 (31.71%) Apache
8 39 (31.71%) CentOS
8 39 (31.71%) jQuery
9 37 (30.08%) Bash Shell
10 36 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (29.27%) Web Development
11 34 (27.64%) Unix
12 33 (26.83%) DNS
13 32 (26.02%) Project Management
13 32 (26.02%) Oracle
14 29 (23.58%) Perl
14 29 (23.58%) TCP/IP
14 29 (23.58%) DevOps
15 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (22.76%) SMTP
16 25 (20.33%) FTP
16 25 (20.33%) Subversion
16 25 (20.33%) VMware
17 24 (19.51%) Management Information System
17 24 (19.51%) HTTP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 39 (31.71%) Apache
2 18 (14.63%) Moodle
3 10 (8.13%) nginx
3 10 (8.13%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.13%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.32%) Confluence
5 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.69%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.69%) WordPress
6 5 (4.07%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.25%) CMS
8 3 (2.44%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.44%) Drupal
8 3 (2.44%) IIS
9 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.63%) JBoss
9 2 (1.63%) Node.js
10 1 (0.81%) Jetty
10 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.88%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.63%) MS Office
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Magento
2 3 (2.44%) Documaker
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.70%) GitHub
2 19 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.94%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (8.13%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (3.25%) Datadog
6 4 (3.25%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (1.63%) IaaS
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.81%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (26.83%) DNS
2 29 (23.58%) TCP/IP
3 28 (22.76%) SMTP
4 25 (20.33%) FTP
5 24 (19.51%) HTTP
6 21 (17.07%) SSL
7 20 (16.26%) Firewall
8 14 (11.38%) LDAP
9 11 (8.94%) Telnet
10 10 (8.13%) Internet
11 9 (7.32%) DHCP
12 8 (6.50%) tcpdump
12 8 (6.50%) VLAN
13 7 (5.69%) HTTPS
13 7 (5.69%) PuTTY
14 6 (4.88%) SNMP
15 5 (4.07%) IPsec
15 5 (4.07%) WAN
16 4 (3.25%) LAN
16 4 (3.25%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (43.09%) MySQL
2 8 (6.50%) Big Data
2 8 (6.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.25%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.44%) Parquet
6 3 (2.44%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) GIS
8 1 (0.81%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.81%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 58 (47.15%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.33%) Subversion
3 18 (14.63%) JIRA
4 9 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.32%) Selenium
5 8 (6.50%) Grunt
5 8 (6.50%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.69%) Ant
6 7 (5.69%) Maven
7 6 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (4.88%) IntelliJ
7 6 (4.88%) Jasmine
7 6 (4.88%) JUnit
7 6 (4.88%) Mockito
8 5 (4.07%) JSHint
9 4 (3.25%) GitLab
10 3 (2.44%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.44%) Robotium
10 3 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.63%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Banking
3 7 (5.69%) Games
3 7 (5.69%) Marketing
4 5 (4.07%) Retail
5 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.25%) Law
6 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Developer
2 29 (23.58%) PHP Developer
3 21 (17.07%) Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) Administrator
4 17 (13.82%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (13.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (12.20%) Analyst Developer
6 15 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (8.13%) MySQL Developer
7 10 (8.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (6.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (5.69%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Junior
9 7 (5.69%) LAMP Developer
9 7 (5.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 6 (4.88%) HTML Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.65%) HTML
2 48 (39.02%) CSS
3 45 (36.59%) LAMP
4 39 (31.71%) jQuery
5 20 (16.26%) Sass
6 19 (15.45%) Ajax
7 12 (9.76%) HTML5
8 11 (8.94%) J2EE
8 11 (8.94%) Web Services
9 10 (8.13%) Backbone.js
9 10 (8.13%) RequireJS
10 8 (6.50%) CSS3
10 8 (6.50%) REST
11 7 (5.69%) SOAP
11 7 (5.69%) Spring
11 7 (5.69%) Symfony
11 7 (5.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (5.69%) Zend Framework
12 6 (4.88%) .NET
12 6 (4.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.51%) Management Information System
2 21 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 18 (14.63%) e-Learning
3 18 (14.63%) VLE
4 17 (13.82%) Learning Management System
5 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.88%) User Experience
8 5 (4.07%) PKI
8 5 (4.07%) Public Cloud
8 5 (4.07%) Replication
8 5 (4.07%) Social Media
9 4 (3.25%) Fintech
10 3 (2.44%) Animation
10 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.44%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.63%) Clustering
11 2 (1.63%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (1.63%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 89 (72.36%) Linux
2 39 (31.71%) CentOS
3 36 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (27.64%) Unix
5 24 (19.51%) Windows
6 13 (10.57%) Debian
6 13 (10.57%) Ubuntu
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server
7 11 (8.94%) Solaris
7 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.50%) SUSE
9 7 (5.69%) AIX
9 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.44%) Android
11 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.81%) HPUX
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.27%) Web Development
2 32 (26.02%) Project Management
3 29 (23.58%) DevOps
4 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (15.45%) Configuration Management
6 18 (14.63%) Data Modelling
7 14 (11.38%) Scrum
8 13 (10.57%) Front End Development
8 13 (10.57%) SDLC
9 12 (9.76%) High Availability
10 11 (8.94%) Open Source
11 10 (8.13%) OO
12 8 (6.50%) Automated Testing
12 8 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.50%) Load Balancing
12 8 (6.50%) Software Testing
13 7 (5.69%) Line Management
13 7 (5.69%) Time Management
13 7 (5.69%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.15%) PHP
2 55 (44.72%) SQL
3 53 (43.09%) JavaScript
4 45 (36.59%) Python
5 37 (30.08%) Bash Shell
6 29 (23.58%) Perl
7 22 (17.89%) Java
8 17 (13.82%) Shell Script
9 10 (8.13%) Ruby
10 6 (4.88%) Korn
10 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.25%) C#
11 4 (3.25%) COBOL
11 4 (3.25%) Scala
11 4 (3.25%) VB
11 4 (3.25%) VB6
12 3 (2.44%) C
12 3 (2.44%) C++
13 1 (0.81%) AWK
13 1 (0.81%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.88%) MBA
4 4 (3.25%) ISEB
4 4 (3.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.63%) MCSE
6 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.63%) PMP
7 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
7 1 (0.81%) MCP
7 1 (0.81%) MCSA
7 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) QA
2 5 (4.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) HL7
3 1 (0.81%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) SAS 70
System Software
1 23 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (13.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.13%) Docker
4 9 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.88%) iptables
5 6 (4.88%) vSphere
5 6 (4.88%) Xen
6 5 (4.07%) KVM
6 5 (4.07%) VirtualBox
7 4 (3.25%) Samba
7 4 (3.25%) Varnish
8 3 (2.44%) NFS
8 3 (2.44%) Snort
9 1 (0.81%) Firmware
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.81%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (17.07%) Puppet
2 14 (11.38%) Nagios
3 12 (9.76%) Control-M
4 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.69%) Ansible
6 6 (4.88%) BladeLogic
7 5 (4.07%) Nmap
7 5 (4.07%) Salt
8 4 (3.25%) Cacti
8 4 (3.25%) Rundeck
9 3 (2.44%) Graphite
9 3 (2.44%) vRealize
10 2 (1.63%) Bcfg2
10 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.63%) Nessus
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (1.63%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (26.02%) Oracle
2 25 (20.33%) VMware
3 15 (12.20%) Cisco
3 15 (12.20%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.13%) Rackspace
5 9 (7.32%) BMC
6 7 (5.69%) New Relic
6 7 (5.69%) Zend
7 6 (4.88%) HP
7 6 (4.88%) IBM
8 5 (4.07%) AppDynamics
8 5 (4.07%) SaltStack
8 5 (4.07%) Splunk
9 4 (3.25%) Akamai
9 4 (3.25%) Percona
9 4 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.44%) Intel
10 3 (2.44%) Juniper
10 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
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