Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 243 193 316
Rank change year-on-year -50 +123 +20
Permanent jobs citing SSH 8 4 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.10% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 0.73% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
10th Percentile £49,550 £54,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £51,875 £58,125 £39,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% -10.71% +45.83%
75th Percentile £79,063 £65,000 £79,063
90th Percentile £83,750 " £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +45.83%

SSH is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 556 545 1,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.41% 14.12% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 488 482 1,164
10th Percentile £36,100 £39,200 £28,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £48,519 £39,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +4.35%
75th Percentile £81,250 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% +4.55%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SSH as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in the City of London

SSH
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SSH in the City of London.

Salary trend for SSH in the City of London

SSH
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SSH in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SSH in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SSH.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Docker
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) AWS
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (12.50%) GCP
3 1 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) BigQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) GitLab
1 1 (12.50%) Sourcetree
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Supervisor
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) React Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Redux
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
1 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Component Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Cryptocurrency
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Munging
3 1 (12.50%) Data Science
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) ES6
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Google