Period
to 20 August 2018

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 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 694 694 769
Rank change year-on-year 0 +75 -8
Permanent jobs citing SSH 119 154 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.38% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 87 127 106
London median annual salary £48,000 £51,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,800 £36,250 £37,086
90th Percentile £67,540 £72,500 £69,375
England median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.56% - -

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,663 11,126 12,597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.98% 15.11% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7,886 9,154 10,799
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -19 26 £48,000 +6.67% 4
North London +17 9 £35,000 -17.65%
East London - 5 £42,500 -
West London +29 1 £50,000 - 3
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for SSH.

1 82 (68.91%) Linux
2 62 (52.10%) HTTP
3 52 (43.70%) Perl
4 45 (37.82%) Python
5 44 (36.97%) SMTP
5 44 (36.97%) Bash Shell
6 43 (36.13%) DevOps
7 41 (34.45%) Ansible
7 41 (34.45%) TCP/IP
8 40 (33.61%) DNS
9 39 (32.77%) Internet
10 37 (31.09%) Git (software)
11 35 (29.41%) Unix
12 34 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 33 (27.73%) Docker
13 33 (27.73%) Windows
14 32 (26.89%) PHP
14 32 (26.89%) Red Hat
14 32 (26.89%) Puppet
15 31 (26.05%) Web Services
15 31 (26.05%) SNMP
15 31 (26.05%) Firewall
16 30 (25.21%) CentOS
17 28 (23.53%) Nagios
18 27 (22.69%) Apache
18 27 (22.69%) Finance
18 27 (22.69%) PowerShell
19 26 (21.85%) JIRA
20 24 (20.17%) Shell Script
20 24 (20.17%) Amazon AWS

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 27 (22.69%) Apache
2 16 (13.45%) Confluence
2 16 (13.45%) Tomcat
3 15 (12.61%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.40%) CMS
4 10 (8.40%) nginx
4 10 (8.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.04%) IIS
5 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.20%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.36%) Joomla!
7 4 (3.36%) WordPress
8 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.68%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.84%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Documaker
2 2 (1.68%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.17%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.97%) GitHub
3 12 (10.08%) G Suite
4 8 (6.72%) IBM Cloud
4 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.72%) Slack
5 6 (5.04%) IaaS
6 5 (4.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (4.20%) Datadog
7 4 (3.36%) SaaS
8 3 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.68%) Boomi
9 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.68%) Office 365
10 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.84%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (52.10%) HTTP
2 44 (36.97%) SMTP
3 41 (34.45%) TCP/IP
4 40 (33.61%) DNS
5 39 (32.77%) Internet
6 31 (26.05%) Firewall
6 31 (26.05%) SNMP
7 22 (18.49%) SSL
8 20 (16.81%) FTP
9 15 (12.61%) DHCP
9 15 (12.61%) Telnet
10 13 (10.92%) HTTPS
11 12 (10.08%) VPN
12 10 (8.40%) BGP
12 10 (8.40%) IPsec
12 10 (8.40%) OSPF
13 7 (5.88%) LAN
14 6 (5.04%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (5.04%) Wireless
15 5 (4.20%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.92%) MySQL
3 11 (9.24%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.68%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.68%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.68%) Impala
8 2 (1.68%) phpMyAdmin
8 2 (1.68%) Spark SQL
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (31.09%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.85%) JIRA
3 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 15 (12.61%) Subversion
5 10 (8.40%) Maven
6 8 (6.72%) Ant
6 8 (6.72%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.72%) GitLab
6 8 (6.72%) Gradle
6 8 (6.72%) gulp
6 8 (6.72%) JUnit
6 8 (6.72%) Vagrant
7 6 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (4.20%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.52%) Selenium
10 2 (1.68%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.68%) Emacs
10 2 (1.68%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.84%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.84%) Grunt
General
1 27 (22.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Banking
2 5 (4.20%) Retail
2 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.36%) Marketing
4 3 (2.52%) French Language
4 3 (2.52%) Legal
5 2 (1.68%) Back Office
5 2 (1.68%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.84%) Automotive
6 1 (0.84%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.84%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (34.45%) Administrator
2 28 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
3 27 (22.69%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (15.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 16 (13.45%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (10.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (8.40%) Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Support Manager
8 9 (7.56%) Consultant
8 9 (7.56%) E-Commerce Manager
8 9 (7.56%) E-Commerce Support
8 9 (7.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) Service Support Manager
9 8 (6.72%) DevOps Consultant
9 8 (6.72%) DevOps Manager
9 8 (6.72%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) Network Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.05%) Web Services
2 18 (15.13%) LDAP
3 10 (8.40%) JDBC
4 8 (6.72%) HTML
4 8 (6.72%) XML
5 7 (5.88%) CSS
5 7 (5.88%) LAMP
6 6 (5.04%) Middleware
6 6 (5.04%) RESTful
7 5 (4.20%) SOAP
7 5 (4.20%) YAML
8 4 (3.36%) .NET
8 4 (3.36%) JSON
8 4 (3.36%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (3.36%) OAuth
8 4 (3.36%) XSLT
9 3 (2.52%) ModSecurity
9 3 (2.52%) OAuth2
10 2 (1.68%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (1.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.40%) iPad
3 8 (6.72%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (5.04%) Private Cloud
6 5 (4.20%) PKI
7 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.36%) Digital Signage
7 4 (3.36%) IPTV
7 4 (3.36%) Video\Live Streaming
8 3 (2.52%) Derivative
8 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.52%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.68%) Fintech
9 2 (1.68%) Handset
9 2 (1.68%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.68%) User Experience
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 82 (68.91%) Linux
2 35 (29.41%) Unix
3 34 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (27.73%) Windows
5 30 (25.21%) CentOS
6 16 (13.45%) Ubuntu
7 14 (11.76%) Debian
7 14 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (5.04%) Solaris
11 5 (4.20%) Android
12 2 (1.68%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.84%) SUSE
13 1 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.84%) VMS
13 1 (0.84%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.13%) DevOps
2 21 (17.65%) ITIL
3 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.45%) API Development
3 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (12.61%) Microservices
5 14 (11.76%) Open Source
6 13 (10.92%) B2C
6 13 (10.92%) Configuration Management
7 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
8 11 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.24%) Resource Allocation
9 10 (8.40%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.40%) Mathematics
9 10 (8.40%) Project Management
9 10 (8.40%) Service Management
10 8 (6.72%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (6.72%) Integration Testing
10 8 (6.72%) Test Automation
10 8 (6.72%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.70%) Perl
2 45 (37.82%) Python
3 44 (36.97%) Bash Shell
4 32 (26.89%) PHP
5 27 (22.69%) PowerShell
6 24 (20.17%) Shell Script
7 21 (17.65%) Java
8 17 (14.29%) C
9 16 (13.45%) SQL
10 13 (10.92%) VB
11 11 (9.24%) JavaScript
12 10 (8.40%) Ruby
13 2 (1.68%) Go
13 2 (1.68%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.84%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.84%) C#
14 1 (0.84%) C++
14 1 (0.84%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 22 (18.49%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.72%) CCNA
4 4 (3.36%) CCNP
5 3 (2.52%) MCSE
5 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.84%) CCIE
7 1 (0.84%) CISSP
7 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) SLA
2 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.52%) QA
4 2 (1.68%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (27.73%) Docker
2 20 (16.81%) Active Directory
3 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (11.76%) iptables
5 9 (7.56%) NFS
6 7 (5.88%) Samba
6 7 (5.88%) VirtualBox
7 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.52%) vSphere
9 2 (1.68%) LXC
9 2 (1.68%) XenApp
9 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.84%) DRBD
10 1 (0.84%) KVM
10 1 (0.84%) pfSense
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.84%) Xen
10 1 (0.84%) zsh
Systems Management
1 41 (34.45%) Ansible
2 32 (26.89%) Puppet
3 28 (23.53%) Nagios
4 15 (12.61%) ZABBIX
5 11 (9.24%) Kubernetes
6 9 (7.56%) HAProxy
7 8 (6.72%) Icinga
7 8 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (4.20%) Pingdom
8 5 (4.20%) Rancher
8 5 (4.20%) Sysdig
8 5 (4.20%) vRealize
9 2 (1.68%) Terraform
10 1 (0.84%) FreeIPA
10 1 (0.84%) Grafana
10 1 (0.84%) Kibana
10 1 (0.84%) logstash
10 1 (0.84%) Marathon
10 1 (0.84%) Mesos
10 1 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (26.89%) Red Hat
2 24 (20.17%) Splunk
3 20 (16.81%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (15.97%) Oracle
4 19 (15.97%) VMware
5 16 (13.45%) Cisco
6 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
7 14 (11.76%) IBM
7 14 (11.76%) SaltStack
7 14 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 13 (10.92%) AppDynamics
9 10 (8.40%) ATG
9 10 (8.40%) Demandware
9 10 (8.40%) hybris
10 8 (6.72%) Okta
11 7 (5.88%) HP
12 5 (4.20%) BMC
12 5 (4.20%) Dell
12 5 (4.20%) Intel
12 5 (4.20%) WorldPay