Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 682 690 749
Rank change year-on-year +8 +59 -12
Permanent jobs citing SSH 50 119 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 1.32% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41 102 99
London median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00% -11.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £25,900
90th Percentile £90,000 £70,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,188 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.84% +0.41% +2.22%

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 7,217 9,038 10,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.21% 13.44% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,939 7,388 8,936
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,950 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 +9 12 £40,000 -16.67% 10
North London -5 1 £50,000 +42.86% 1
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 31 (62.00%) Linux
2 21 (42.00%) Python
3 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 14 (28.00%) SNMP
5 14 (28.00%) HTTPS
5 14 (28.00%) Degree
6 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
6 13 (26.00%) Web Development
6 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (26.00%) Network Management
6 13 (26.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (26.00%) Firewall
7 12 (24.00%) Windows
8 11 (22.00%) DHCP
8 11 (22.00%) IPsec
8 11 (22.00%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (22.00%) Ansible
9 10 (20.00%) REST
9 10 (20.00%) AWS
9 10 (20.00%) Finance
9 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.00%) FTP
9 10 (20.00%) LAN
9 10 (20.00%) VPN
9 10 (20.00%) CCNP
9 10 (20.00%) Cisco
9 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (20.00%) BGP

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 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) Gliffy
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Azure
3 5 (10.00%) IaaS
4 4 (8.00%) Office 365
5 3 (6.00%) Trello
6 2 (4.00%) GCP
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) HTTPS
1 14 (28.00%) SNMP
2 13 (26.00%) Firewall
3 11 (22.00%) DHCP
3 11 (22.00%) IPsec
4 10 (20.00%) BGP
4 10 (20.00%) FTP
4 10 (20.00%) LAN
4 10 (20.00%) MPLS
4 10 (20.00%) VPN
5 9 (18.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (18.00%) OSPF
5 9 (18.00%) WAN
6 8 (16.00%) EIGRP
6 8 (16.00%) Frame Relay
6 8 (16.00%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (16.00%) VLAN
7 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Big Data
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (14.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Cloud Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps Developer
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) REST
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 5 (10.00%) HTML5
3 5 (10.00%) OAuth
3 5 (10.00%) SOAP
4 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.00%) Django
4 4 (8.00%) JSON
4 4 (8.00%) OAuth2
4 4 (8.00%) React
4 4 (8.00%) XML
4 4 (8.00%) Zurb Foundation
5 3 (6.00%) Pandas
5 3 (6.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (6.00%) WebSockets
6 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.00%) JPA
7 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (62.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Windows
4 7 (14.00%) CentOS
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.00%) Debian
7 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.00%) Android
8 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.00%) Unix
9 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (26.00%) Network Management
1 13 (26.00%) Web Development
2 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (18.00%) DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (12.00%) SDLC
6 5 (10.00%) Change Control
6 5 (10.00%) Project Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Release Management
6 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.00%) Workflow
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.00%) Network Design
7 4 (8.00%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) Python
2 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) PHP
6 7 (14.00%) Java
7 5 (10.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) C++
7 5 (10.00%) Perl
8 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.00%) Ruby
10 1 (2.00%) Java 8
10 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 13 (26.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (20.00%) CCNP
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (18.00%) CCIE
5 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.00%) CCNA
7 3 (6.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) iptables
4 2 (4.00%) NFS
5 1 (2.00%) Ceph
5 1 (2.00%) Lustre
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.00%) Nagios
3 2 (4.00%) TrustSec
3 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (8.00%) LogicMonitor
5 4 (8.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) Dell
6 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.00%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.00%) Google
8 1 (2.00%) Informatica
8 1 (2.00%) Isilon
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Meraki
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle