The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 557 619
Rank change year-on-year +36 +62  
Permanent jobs citing SSH 94 75 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.17% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 58 59
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  

SSH is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5846 6417 7240
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.96% 16.04% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 5540 6154
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SSH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in London

SSH
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSH in London.

Salary trend for SSH in London

SSH
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SSH 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 June 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
Surbiton - 7 - -
Croydon - 3 £30,000 -
City of London +23 2 £42,500 +46.55% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £40,000 -
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 103 (70.07%) Linux
2 65 (44.22%) Firewall
3 61 (41.50%) TCP/IP
4 60 (40.82%) CentOS
5 57 (38.78%) WAN
5 57 (38.78%) HTTP
6 55 (37.41%) LAN
7 49 (33.33%) SMTP
7 49 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 46 (31.29%) VPN
9 44 (29.93%) VMware
10 43 (29.25%) MySQL
11 42 (28.57%) Windows
11 42 (28.57%) DNS
12 41 (27.89%) Python
13 40 (27.21%) Perl
14 39 (26.53%) LDAP
15 38 (25.85%) PHP
16 37 (25.17%) LAMP
17 36 (24.49%) Unix
17 36 (24.49%) Internet
18 34 (23.13%) SNMP
18 34 (23.13%) FTP
18 34 (23.13%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (21.77%) SSL
19 32 (21.77%) Java
20 31 (21.09%) Apache
20 31 (21.09%) Red Hat
20 31 (21.09%) Load Balancing
20 31 (21.09%) Puppet

SSH
Co-occurring 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 31 (21.09%) Apache
2 22 (14.97%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.52%) nginx
4 10 (6.80%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.76%) JBoss
5 7 (4.76%) WildFly
6 5 (3.40%) Moodle
6 5 (3.40%) WordPress
7 3 (2.04%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.04%) CMS
7 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.36%) Confluence
8 2 (1.36%) Drupal
8 2 (1.36%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.36%) IIS
8 2 (1.36%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.36%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (9.52%) GitHub
4 11 (7.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (6.80%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (6.80%) Amazon S3
5 10 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (6.80%) IaaS
6 6 (4.08%) Office 365
7 2 (1.36%) Bluemix
7 2 (1.36%) G Suite
7 2 (1.36%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.36%) SaaS
8 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.68%) Route 53
8 1 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 65 (44.22%) Firewall
2 61 (41.50%) TCP/IP
3 57 (38.78%) HTTP
3 57 (38.78%) WAN
4 55 (37.41%) LAN
5 49 (33.33%) SMTP
6 46 (31.29%) VPN
7 42 (28.57%) DNS
8 39 (26.53%) LDAP
9 36 (24.49%) Internet
10 34 (23.13%) FTP
10 34 (23.13%) SNMP
11 32 (21.77%) SSL
12 29 (19.73%) DHCP
13 25 (17.01%) SAN
14 24 (16.33%) VoIP
15 22 (14.97%) Telnet
16 17 (11.56%) Wireless
17 13 (8.84%) iSCSI
18 11 (7.48%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.25%) MySQL
2 14 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.48%) MariaDB
5 9 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.40%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.40%) SQLite
8 3 (2.04%) InfluxDB
8 3 (2.04%) QGIS
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.68%) GIS
10 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.80%) Maven
3 9 (6.12%) Ant
4 7 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (4.76%) Emacs
4 7 (4.76%) git-flow
4 7 (4.76%) Grunt
4 7 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.08%) gulp
6 5 (3.40%) JIRA
6 5 (3.40%) Subversion
7 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.04%) Gerrit
8 3 (2.04%) Gradle
8 3 (2.04%) Selenium
8 3 (2.04%) Sublime Text
8 3 (2.04%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.36%) GCC
9 2 (1.36%) GitLab
General
1 19 (12.93%) Finance
2 12 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.40%) Games
3 5 (3.40%) Law
4 4 (2.72%) Banking
4 4 (2.72%) Legal
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Back Office
6 2 (1.36%) Military
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (19.73%) Developer
2 26 (17.69%) Analyst
3 23 (15.65%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (10.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 16 (10.88%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (10.20%) Administrator
5 15 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) IT Analyst
5 15 (10.20%) Security Analyst
6 14 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (8.84%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (8.84%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (7.48%) IT Engineer
9 11 (7.48%) Network Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.17%) LAMP
2 21 (14.29%) HTML
3 18 (12.24%) CSS
4 13 (8.84%) Ajax
5 12 (8.16%) Sass
6 11 (7.48%) jQuery
6 11 (7.48%) Web Services
7 9 (6.12%) 802.1X
7 9 (6.12%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (6.12%) Memcached
8 8 (5.44%) HTML5
8 8 (5.44%) XML
9 7 (4.76%) EJB
9 7 (4.76%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.76%) J2EE
9 7 (4.76%) Java SE
9 7 (4.76%) SOAP
9 7 (4.76%) Spring
9 7 (4.76%) Spring Security
9 7 (4.76%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.93%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.20%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.48%) Client/Server
6 10 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (5.44%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.40%) CMDB
9 5 (3.40%) e-Learning
10 4 (2.72%) Fintech
10 4 (2.72%) Learning Management System
10 4 (2.72%) User Experience
10 4 (2.72%) VLE
11 3 (2.04%) Clustering
11 3 (2.04%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.36%) PKI
12 2 (1.36%) Replication
12 2 (1.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 103 (70.07%) Linux
2 60 (40.82%) CentOS
3 42 (28.57%) Windows
4 36 (24.49%) Unix
5 23 (15.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (14.97%) Windows Server
7 20 (13.61%) Debian
8 14 (9.52%) Android
8 14 (9.52%) Apple iOS
9 11 (7.48%) Solaris
10 9 (6.12%) Ubuntu
11 6 (4.08%) CoreOS
12 4 (2.72%) Windows 7
12 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (2.04%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (1.36%) AIX
14 2 (1.36%) Windows 10
14 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.09%) Load Balancing
2 29 (19.73%) SIEM
3 26 (17.69%) DevOps
4 21 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 18 (12.24%) Configuration Management
6 16 (10.88%) Network Architecture
7 15 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (10.20%) Project Management
8 14 (9.52%) Patch Management
9 13 (8.84%) Network Optimisation
9 13 (8.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (8.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 12 (8.16%) Data Security
10 12 (8.16%) ITIL
11 11 (7.48%) Information Security
11 11 (7.48%) IT Strategy
12 9 (6.12%) Change Management
12 9 (6.12%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (6.12%) Regulatory Compliance
13 8 (5.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 49 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 41 (27.89%) Python
3 40 (27.21%) Perl
4 38 (25.85%) PHP
5 32 (21.77%) Java
6 25 (17.01%) Ruby
7 22 (14.97%) JavaScript
8 21 (14.29%) SQL
9 14 (9.52%) Shell Script
10 11 (7.48%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.08%) C#
12 5 (3.40%) C
13 4 (2.72%) ES6
14 3 (2.04%) AppleScript
14 3 (2.04%) C++
15 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Degree
2 13 (8.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (7.48%) CISSP
4 8 (5.44%) CISM
5 5 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.72%) CCNP
6 4 (2.72%) OSCP
6 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.36%) ACMT
7 2 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.36%) CCDA
7 2 (1.36%) CCDP
7 2 (1.36%) CEH
7 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.36%) RHCE
7 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) ACTC
8 1 (0.68%) CCNA
8 1 (0.68%) MCSE
8 1 (0.68%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.84%) PCI DSS
2 13 (8.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (7.48%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (5.44%) GDPR
5 6 (4.08%) SLA
6 5 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (2.04%) COBIT
7 3 (2.04%) QA
8 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (23.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (17.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (10.88%) Hyper-V
4 14 (9.52%) Docker
4 14 (9.52%) XenServer
5 9 (6.12%) Varnish
6 8 (5.44%) NFS
7 6 (4.08%) vSphere
8 5 (3.40%) OpenSIPS
9 3 (2.04%) iptables
9 3 (2.04%) LXC
9 3 (2.04%) OpenSSH
9 3 (2.04%) Samba
9 3 (2.04%) Xen
10 2 (1.36%) KVM
10 2 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.68%) BIND 9
11 1 (0.68%) GPFS
11 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (21.09%) Puppet
2 30 (20.41%) Nagios
3 23 (15.65%) Nmap
4 22 (14.97%) Ansible
5 15 (10.20%) Nessus
5 15 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (8.84%) Icinga
6 13 (8.84%) SELinux
7 9 (6.12%) CFEngine
7 9 (6.12%) Cobbler
7 9 (6.12%) SCCM
8 6 (4.08%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 6 (4.08%) ZABBIX
9 5 (3.40%) Kibana
10 3 (2.04%) collectd
10 3 (2.04%) Graphite
10 3 (2.04%) logstash
10 3 (2.04%) Munin
10 3 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (2.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (29.93%) VMware
2 31 (21.09%) Red Hat
3 29 (19.73%) Cisco
4 19 (12.93%) Qualys
5 14 (9.52%) Citrix
5 14 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 11 (7.48%) Palo Alto
6 11 (7.48%) SolarWinds
7 9 (6.12%) HP
7 9 (6.12%) McAfee
7 9 (6.12%) Oracle
8 8 (5.44%) NetApp
9 7 (4.76%) Dell
9 7 (4.76%) Juniper
9 7 (4.76%) Splunk
10 6 (4.08%) Google
11 5 (3.40%) AppDynamics
11 5 (3.40%) IBM
12 4 (2.72%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.04%) Apple
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 12 days ago