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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 461 481 523
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +42
Permanent jobs citing SSH 159 134 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 1.89% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 145 104 97
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
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
7618 7095 8990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.86% 15.76% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6281 6043 7606
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -5 25 £52,500 -19.23% 4
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 206 (68.44%) Linux
2 143 (47.51%) MySQL
3 138 (45.85%) DNS
4 135 (44.85%) TCP/IP
5 123 (40.86%) Perl
6 116 (38.54%) HTTP
7 104 (34.55%) HTML
8 101 (33.55%) UNIX
9 97 (32.23%) Python
10 94 (31.23%) CSS
10 94 (31.23%) Red Hat
10 94 (31.23%) Bash Shell
11 93 (30.90%) SQL
12 88 (29.24%) Java
12 88 (29.24%) Opscode Chef
13 83 (27.57%) Windows
14 82 (27.24%) CentOS
15 79 (26.25%) PHP
16 75 (24.92%) Apache
17 70 (23.26%) LDAP
17 70 (23.26%) Puppet
18 68 (22.59%) Git (software)
19 65 (21.59%) Tomcat
20 63 (20.93%) jQuery
21 61 (20.27%) SSL
22 56 (18.60%) Internet
23 55 (18.27%) JBoss
23 55 (18.27%) JavaScript
24 53 (17.61%) Solaris
24 53 (17.61%) VMware

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (24.92%) Apache
2 65 (21.59%) Tomcat
3 41 (13.62%) nginx
4 17 (5.65%) CMS
5 15 (4.98%) Moodle
6 9 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (2.99%) Adobe CQ
7 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.99%) WordPress
9 5 (1.66%) IBM Notes
9 5 (1.66%) Node.js
10 4 (1.33%) Drupal
10 4 (1.33%) Confluence
10 4 (1.33%) Zope
10 4 (1.33%) Plone
10 4 (1.33%) ejabberd
11 3 (1.00%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.66%) Photoshop
1 8 (2.66%) MS Office
2 6 (1.99%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.33%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.33%) Route 53
3 4 (1.33%) Joyent
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (45.85%) DNS
2 135 (44.85%) TCP/IP
3 116 (38.54%) HTTP
4 70 (23.26%) LDAP
5 61 (20.27%) SSL
6 56 (18.60%) Internet
7 49 (16.28%) DHCP
7 49 (16.28%) SNMP
8 41 (13.62%) Firewall
8 41 (13.62%) SAN
8 41 (13.62%) Ethernet
9 37 (12.29%) FTP
10 35 (11.63%) SMTP
11 34 (11.30%) VPN
12 30 (9.97%) NAS
13 27 (8.97%) LAN
14 26 (8.64%) HTTPS
15 25 (8.31%) WAN
16 20 (6.64%) MPLS
17 18 (5.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (47.51%) MySQL
2 49 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (7.31%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.98%) MongoDB
5 20 (6.64%) MariaDB
5 20 (6.64%) NoSQL
6 19 (6.31%) RDBMS
6 19 (6.31%) Redis
7 17 (5.65%) SQL Server
8 10 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.66%) Big Data
10 5 (1.66%) Riak
10 5 (1.66%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.33%) OLTP
11 4 (1.33%) Informix
12 3 (1.00%) SQLite
13 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 68 (22.59%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.96%) Subversion
3 21 (6.98%) Emacs
4 19 (6.31%) Ant
4 19 (6.31%) JIRA
4 19 (6.31%) Maven
5 12 (3.99%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.32%) Grunt
6 10 (3.32%) JSHint
6 10 (3.32%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.99%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.33%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.33%) PhantomJS
8 4 (1.33%) CasperJS
9 2 (0.66%) GCC
9 2 (0.66%) GDB
General
1 46 (15.28%) Finance
2 32 (10.63%) Banking
3 19 (6.31%) Games
4 18 (5.98%) Multimedia
5 14 (4.65%) Retail
6 9 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.99%) iGaming
7 5 (1.66%) Law
8 4 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Automotive
10 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.66%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (22.26%) Developer
2 44 (14.62%) Systems Administrator
3 42 (13.95%) Linux Administrator
4 41 (13.62%) Administrator
5 38 (12.62%) Linux Engineer
6 37 (12.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 30 (9.97%) Support Engineer
8 28 (9.30%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 28 (9.30%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 26 (8.64%) Analyst
10 25 (8.31%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (8.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 24 (7.97%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 21 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
13 19 (6.31%) Network Engineer
13 19 (6.31%) Web Developer
14 18 (5.98%) UNIX Support
14 18 (5.98%) Web Development Manager
14 18 (5.98%) Web Manager
14 18 (5.98%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (34.55%) HTML
2 94 (31.23%) CSS
3 63 (20.93%) jQuery
4 47 (15.61%) HTML5
5 40 (13.29%) Web Services
6 35 (11.63%) XML
7 31 (10.30%) J2EE
8 25 (8.31%) LAMP
9 23 (7.64%) Ajax
10 21 (6.98%) CSS3
11 20 (6.64%) Sass
12 19 (6.31%) Hibernate
13 16 (5.32%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (5.32%) MSMQ
14 15 (4.98%) Regular Expression
15 14 (4.65%) JSP
15 14 (4.65%) Servlets
16 12 (3.99%) FFmpeg
16 12 (3.99%) Flash
17 10 (3.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.94%) Clustering
2 40 (13.29%) Computer Science
3 22 (7.31%) Enterprise Storage
3 22 (7.31%) LPAR
3 22 (7.31%) DLPAR
4 20 (6.64%) E-Learning
5 19 (6.31%) Streaming Media
6 15 (4.98%) VLE
6 15 (4.98%) Mobile Games
6 15 (4.98%) Learning Management System
7 14 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (4.65%) Replication
7 14 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (4.32%) Open Source
9 10 (3.32%) Video on Demand
9 10 (3.32%) Over-the-Top Content
10 8 (2.66%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.66%) W3C
10 8 (2.66%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.66%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 206 (68.44%) Linux
2 101 (33.55%) UNIX
3 83 (27.57%) Windows
4 82 (27.24%) CentOS
5 53 (17.61%) Solaris
6 29 (9.63%) Ubuntu
7 28 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (8.64%) AIX
9 15 (4.98%) Debian
10 14 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (3.32%) Fedora
12 9 (2.99%) SVR4
12 9 (2.99%) Windows 7
13 8 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (1.66%) Mac OS
16 4 (1.33%) Android
16 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.33%) FreeBSD
16 4 (1.33%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (15.61%) Load Balancing
2 45 (14.95%) OO
2 45 (14.95%) Web Development
3 42 (13.95%) Configuration Management
4 27 (8.97%) OOP
5 26 (8.64%) E-Commerce
6 25 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (7.64%) Mentoring
8 22 (7.31%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (7.31%) Performance Management
9 19 (6.31%) Workflow
9 19 (6.31%) Project Management
10 18 (5.98%) Software Engineering
10 18 (5.98%) Asset Management
10 18 (5.98%) Network Monitoring
11 17 (5.65%) MVC
12 15 (4.98%) Data Modelling
12 15 (4.98%) OOD
12 15 (4.98%) ITIL
12 15 (4.98%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (40.86%) Perl
2 97 (32.23%) Python
3 94 (31.23%) Bash Shell
4 93 (30.90%) SQL
5 88 (29.24%) Java
6 79 (26.25%) PHP
7 55 (18.27%) JavaScript
8 45 (14.95%) Shell Script
9 36 (11.96%) Ruby
10 35 (11.63%) Korn
11 27 (8.97%) sed
12 23 (7.64%) PHP5
13 16 (5.32%) C++
14 13 (4.32%) C#
15 12 (3.99%) C
15 12 (3.99%) AWK
16 10 (3.32%) Bourne shell
16 10 (3.32%) T-SQL
17 9 (2.99%) ActionScript
18 5 (1.66%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 39 (12.96%) Degree
2 20 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (5.98%) CCNP
4 16 (5.32%) CCIE
5 8 (2.66%) RHCE
6 6 (1.99%) CISSP
6 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.66%) Postgraduate
8 4 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.33%) CCSE
8 4 (1.33%) JNCIE
8 4 (1.33%) CCNA
9 3 (1.00%) GCWN
9 3 (1.00%) MCSE
9 3 (1.00%) MCSA
9 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.00%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.00%) MCITP
10 2 (0.66%) PMP
10 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.33%) QA
1 4 (1.33%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (11.30%) NFS
3 23 (7.64%) Xen
4 17 (5.65%) Shibboleth
5 13 (4.32%) Firmware
6 12 (3.99%) Active Directory
7 7 (2.33%) KVM
7 7 (2.33%) Squid
8 5 (1.66%) Varnish
8 5 (1.66%) Postfix
8 5 (1.66%) XenServer
9 4 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.33%) vSphere
9 4 (1.33%) SpamAssassin
9 4 (1.33%) Ceph
10 3 (1.00%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.00%) OpenSSH
10 3 (1.00%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.66%) qmail
Systems Management
1 88 (29.24%) Opscode Chef
2 70 (23.26%) Puppet
3 43 (14.29%) Nagios
4 29 (9.63%) YUM
5 24 (7.97%) Ansible
6 23 (7.64%) CFEngine
7 22 (7.31%) Tivoli
7 22 (7.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 18 (5.98%) SCOM
8 18 (5.98%) Salt
9 8 (2.66%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (1.66%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.66%) ZABBIX
10 5 (1.66%) Munin
11 4 (1.33%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.33%) Ganeti
11 4 (1.33%) Bacula
12 3 (1.00%) OpenView
13 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 94 (31.23%) Red Hat
2 55 (18.27%) JBoss
3 53 (17.61%) VMware
4 35 (11.63%) Cisco
5 24 (7.97%) IBM
5 24 (7.97%) EMC
6 23 (7.64%) Hitachi
7 20 (6.64%) Oracle
8 14 (4.65%) Juniper
9 11 (3.65%) HP
9 11 (3.65%) Microsoft
9 11 (3.65%) Adobe
9 11 (3.65%) F5
9 11 (3.65%) Zend
10 10 (3.32%) Sun
11 9 (2.99%) CheckPoint
12 8 (2.66%) Sophos
12 8 (2.66%) CA
13 7 (2.33%) Citrix
14 5 (1.66%) SAP
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus large company benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to £45K + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
avsnet
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Greenwich
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago