Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 686 740 746
Rank change year-on-year +54 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing SSH 116 111 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 1.03% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 101 99 94
London median annual salary £48,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,900 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% -5.76%

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 8,882 10,756 12,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.38% 14.32% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,253 8,828 10,268
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -12 30 £48,000 +12.94% 2
East London - 8 £68,475 - 1
North London +16 7 £35,000 -6.67%
West London +12 4 £52,500 +5.00% 2
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 74 (63.79%) Linux
2 38 (32.76%) Windows
3 37 (31.90%) HTTP
4 35 (30.17%) DevOps
5 34 (29.31%) Internet
6 32 (27.59%) Web Services
6 32 (27.59%) Perl
6 32 (27.59%) Bash Shell
7 31 (26.72%) Cisco
8 30 (25.86%) DNS
8 30 (25.86%) Firewall
9 29 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 29 (25.00%) Apache
10 28 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 28 (24.14%) Finance
11 27 (23.28%) Red Hat
11 27 (23.28%) Unix
12 26 (22.41%) SMTP
13 25 (21.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 24 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
15 23 (19.83%) SNMP
15 23 (19.83%) Python
15 23 (19.83%) VMware
16 22 (18.97%) Tomcat
16 22 (18.97%) Shell Script
16 22 (18.97%) CentOS
16 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
17 21 (18.10%) Ansible

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 29 (25.00%) Apache
2 22 (18.97%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.76%) Joomla!
3 9 (7.76%) WordPress
4 6 (5.17%) IIS
4 6 (5.17%) nginx
5 3 (2.59%) CMS
5 3 (2.59%) Drupal
6 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.72%) Confluence
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.72%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (1.72%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Magento
2 2 (1.72%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (6.90%) Amazon S3
2 8 (6.90%) GitHub
3 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (4.31%) G Suite
6 4 (3.45%) SaaS
7 3 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.72%) Boomi
8 2 (1.72%) Office 365
9 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.86%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.86%) IaaS
9 1 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.86%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 37 (31.90%) HTTP
2 34 (29.31%) Internet
3 30 (25.86%) DNS
3 30 (25.86%) Firewall
4 29 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 26 (22.41%) SMTP
6 23 (19.83%) SNMP
7 21 (18.10%) FTP
8 20 (17.24%) VPN
9 19 (16.38%) DHCP
10 18 (15.52%) BGP
10 18 (15.52%) OSPF
11 17 (14.66%) IPsec
12 15 (12.93%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (11.21%) HTTPS
13 13 (11.21%) LAN
14 12 (10.34%) MPLS
14 12 (10.34%) VoIP
14 12 (10.34%) WAN
15 11 (9.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.62%) MySQL
3 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.72%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.72%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.72%) Impala
7 2 (1.72%) phpMyAdmin
7 2 (1.72%) Spark SQL
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.93%) JIRA
3 13 (11.21%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.76%) Subversion
5 3 (2.59%) GitLab
5 3 (2.59%) Selenium
6 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.72%) Maven
6 2 (1.72%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.86%) Ant
7 1 (0.86%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.86%) Gradle
7 1 (0.86%) gulp
7 1 (0.86%) JUnit
7 1 (0.86%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.86%) MSTest
7 1 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (24.14%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Retail
3 5 (4.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.45%) Back Office
4 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.59%) Legal
5 3 (2.59%) Marketing
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Automotive
7 1 (0.86%) Cantonese Language
7 1 (0.86%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 34 (29.31%) Administrator
2 27 (23.28%) Systems Administrator
3 23 (19.83%) Linux Administrator
4 20 (17.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 17 (14.66%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (10.34%) Developer
6 12 (10.34%) Network Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Consultant
7 10 (8.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Field Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Linux Support
9 8 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Systems Support
10 7 (6.03%) Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Network Consultant
10 7 (6.03%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.59%) Web Services
2 20 (17.24%) LDAP
2 20 (17.24%) XML
3 13 (11.21%) CSS
3 13 (11.21%) HTML
3 13 (11.21%) LAMP
4 10 (8.62%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (7.76%) XSLT
6 7 (6.03%) JSON
7 6 (5.17%) .NET
8 4 (3.45%) Ajax
8 4 (3.45%) REST
9 3 (2.59%) OAuth
9 3 (2.59%) OAuth2
10 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.72%) CakePHP
10 2 (1.72%) HTML5
10 2 (1.72%) jQuery
10 2 (1.72%) SAML
10 2 (1.72%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.93%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.62%) PKI
5 8 (6.90%) Derivative
6 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
6 7 (6.03%) Digital Signage
6 7 (6.03%) IPTV
6 7 (6.03%) Video\Live Streaming
7 6 (5.17%) Private Cloud
8 5 (4.31%) Replication
9 4 (3.45%) Fintech
10 3 (2.59%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (2.59%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.59%) User Experience
11 2 (1.72%) Handset
11 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.72%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (1.72%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.79%) Linux
2 38 (32.76%) Windows
3 27 (23.28%) Unix
4 25 (21.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (18.97%) CentOS
6 13 (11.21%) Windows Server
7 7 (6.03%) Ubuntu
7 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.17%) Debian
9 5 (4.31%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.72%) Android
10 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.86%) Solaris
11 1 (0.86%) VMS
11 1 (0.86%) VyOS
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.17%) DevOps
2 18 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.79%) API Development
4 14 (12.07%) ITIL
5 13 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (10.34%) Change Management
7 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
8 9 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.90%) Patch Management
9 8 (6.90%) TDD
10 7 (6.03%) MVC
10 7 (6.03%) Network Management
10 7 (6.03%) Open Source
10 7 (6.03%) Security Patching
11 6 (5.17%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (5.17%) CRM
11 6 (5.17%) ERP
11 6 (5.17%) OO
11 6 (5.17%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) Bash Shell
1 32 (27.59%) Perl
2 23 (19.83%) Python
3 22 (18.97%) Shell Script
4 19 (16.38%) PHP
5 17 (14.66%) C
5 17 (14.66%) SQL
6 16 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 13 (11.21%) VB
8 5 (4.31%) Java
8 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.31%) PHP 7
9 4 (3.45%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.59%) C++
11 2 (1.72%) C#
11 2 (1.72%) Go
11 2 (1.72%) Ruby
12 1 (0.86%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.86%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (15.52%) CCNA
3 13 (11.21%) Degree
4 12 (10.34%) CCNP
5 4 (3.45%) CCIE
5 4 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (1.72%) MCSE
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.86%) CISSP
8 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
2 6 (5.17%) SLA
3 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.72%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.38%) NFS
3 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (12.93%) Docker
5 8 (6.90%) iptables
6 6 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (4.31%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.31%) VMFS
7 5 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.59%) KVM
8 3 (2.59%) Samba
8 3 (2.59%) vSphere
9 2 (1.72%) LXC
9 2 (1.72%) QEMU
9 2 (1.72%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.72%) XenApp
9 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.86%) pfSense
10 1 (0.86%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (18.10%) Ansible
2 20 (17.24%) Puppet
3 15 (12.93%) Nagios
4 8 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (6.03%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.17%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (4.31%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (4.31%) Nessus
7 5 (4.31%) vCenter Server
7 5 (4.31%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.72%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.72%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.86%) Grafana
10 1 (0.86%) Icinga
10 1 (0.86%) Kibana
10 1 (0.86%) logstash
10 1 (0.86%) Terraform
10 1 (0.86%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 31 (26.72%) Cisco
2 27 (23.28%) Red Hat
3 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 23 (19.83%) VMware
5 11 (9.48%) NetApp
6 10 (8.62%) Splunk
7 9 (7.76%) EMC
7 9 (7.76%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.03%) Dell
8 7 (6.03%) HP
9 6 (5.17%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.31%) Atlassian
10 5 (4.31%) Avaya
10 5 (4.31%) Brocade
10 5 (4.31%) CA
10 5 (4.31%) RedGate
10 5 (4.31%) SaltStack
10 5 (4.31%) Veeam
10 5 (4.31%) WatchGuard
11 4 (3.45%) F5