Period
to 20 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 705 697 766
Rank change year-on-year -8 +69 -69
Permanent jobs citing SSH 108 103 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.93% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 96 85 128
London median annual salary £51,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.17% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £36,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +5.56%

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 10,126 11,097 13,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.38% 15.94% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8,501 9,399 11,317
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +1.71%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 February 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 February 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
West London +40 30 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Central London -14 24 £46,000 -23.33% 2
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 59 (54.63%) Linux
2 38 (35.19%) MySQL
3 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (33.33%) DNS
5 33 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (28.70%) Python
7 29 (26.85%) DHCP
8 27 (25.00%) Unix
8 27 (25.00%) DevOps
9 26 (24.07%) HTTP
10 25 (23.15%) Bash Shell
11 24 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 24 (22.22%) Java
12 23 (21.30%) SMTP
12 23 (21.30%) TCP/IP
13 22 (20.37%) WAN
13 22 (20.37%) Maven
13 22 (20.37%) Firewall
13 22 (20.37%) Ansible
13 22 (20.37%) Docker
14 21 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (19.44%) Puppet
14 21 (19.44%) LDAP
15 20 (18.52%) HTML
15 20 (18.52%) PHP
16 19 (17.59%) NFS
16 19 (17.59%) Microservices
17 18 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
17 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
17 18 (16.67%) Cisco

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 16 (14.81%) CMS
2 14 (12.96%) WildFly
3 8 (7.41%) Apache
3 8 (7.41%) Joomla!
3 8 (7.41%) WordPress
4 6 (5.56%) nginx
5 3 (2.78%) Jetty
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.78%) Traffic Server
6 2 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.93%) Confluence
7 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) GitHub
4 3 (2.78%) SaaS
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.85%) Datadog
5 2 (1.85%) G Suite
5 2 (1.85%) Slack
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.93%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (33.33%) DNS
2 29 (26.85%) DHCP
3 26 (24.07%) HTTP
4 23 (21.30%) SMTP
4 23 (21.30%) TCP/IP
5 22 (20.37%) Firewall
5 22 (20.37%) WAN
6 17 (15.74%) Internet
7 14 (12.96%) SNMP
8 13 (12.04%) LAN
8 13 (12.04%) SSL
8 13 (12.04%) VPN
9 11 (10.19%) FTP
9 11 (10.19%) Wireless
10 8 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (6.48%) IPsec
11 7 (6.48%) Network Security
12 6 (5.56%) TACACS
13 5 (4.63%) SAN
13 5 (4.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.19%) MySQL
2 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 17 (15.74%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.63%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.85%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.93%) Redis
7 1 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 24 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.37%) Maven
3 14 (12.96%) Emacs
3 14 (12.96%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (6.48%) JUnit
5 5 (4.63%) Ant
5 5 (4.63%) Gradle
5 5 (4.63%) Subversion
6 4 (3.70%) GitLab
6 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.70%) TestNG
6 4 (3.70%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.85%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.85%) gulp
8 2 (1.85%) jMock
9 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.93%) Grunt
9 1 (0.93%) JIRA
9 1 (0.93%) Mockito
General
1 16 (14.81%) Games
2 6 (5.56%) Finance
3 5 (4.63%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Legal
4 4 (3.70%) Publishing
5 2 (1.85%) Front Office
5 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (33.33%) Developer
2 25 (23.15%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (15.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 17 (15.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 17 (15.74%) Senior Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Web Developer
6 15 (13.89%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (13.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 15 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
7 14 (12.96%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (9.26%) Analyst
9 9 (8.33%) Security Analyst
9 9 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
10 8 (7.41%) Information Analyst
10 8 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
10 8 (7.41%) Network Engineer
10 8 (7.41%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.44%) LDAP
2 20 (18.52%) HTML
3 16 (14.81%) CSS
3 16 (14.81%) HTML5
3 16 (14.81%) Java EE
4 15 (13.89%) Hibernate
4 15 (13.89%) Laravel
4 15 (13.89%) Spring
4 15 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (12.96%) EJB
5 14 (12.96%) EJB 3.0
5 14 (12.96%) J2EE
5 14 (12.96%) Spring Boot
6 11 (10.19%) LAMP
7 5 (4.63%) JSON
8 4 (3.70%) REST
8 4 (3.70%) RESTful
9 3 (2.78%) JAX-RS
9 3 (2.78%) JDBC
9 3 (2.78%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
1 16 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) Equities
4 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 59 (54.63%) Linux
2 27 (25.00%) Unix
3 14 (12.96%) Windows
4 7 (6.48%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.70%) CentOS
5 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.78%) Debian
6 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (25.00%) DevOps
4 19 (17.59%) Microservices
5 18 (16.67%) Scrum
5 18 (16.67%) Web Development
6 16 (14.81%) Content Management
7 15 (13.89%) Information Security
7 15 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 15 (13.89%) TDD
7 15 (13.89%) Time Management
8 14 (12.96%) Change Control
8 14 (12.96%) Front End Development
9 13 (12.04%) Incident Management
9 13 (12.04%) SIEM
9 13 (12.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 12 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (6.48%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.70%) Python
2 25 (23.15%) Bash Shell
3 24 (22.22%) Java
4 20 (18.52%) PHP
5 18 (16.67%) SQL
6 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
7 14 (12.96%) Shell Script
8 11 (10.19%) Perl
9 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.85%) C++
10 2 (1.85%) Groovy
10 2 (1.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.93%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) CISSP
2 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (8.33%) CCNA
4 8 (7.41%) CCNP
5 5 (4.63%) CISA
5 5 (4.63%) CISM
5 5 (4.63%) Degree
6 3 (2.78%) CCIE
7 2 (1.85%) CCSA
7 2 (1.85%) CCSP
7 2 (1.85%) HP APS
7 2 (1.85%) MCSA
7 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.93%) CEH
8 1 (0.93%) GCIA
8 1 (0.93%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) COBIT
2 5 (4.63%) GDPR
3 4 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.70%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) Docker
2 19 (17.59%) NFS
3 16 (14.81%) Samba
4 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
4 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.70%) vSphere
6 3 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (2.78%) iptables
6 3 (2.78%) KVM
6 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.78%) XenServer
7 1 (0.93%) LXC
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (20.37%) Ansible
2 21 (19.44%) Puppet
3 18 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (12.04%) Nessus
5 8 (7.41%) cPanel
6 6 (5.56%) Nagios
7 4 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (3.70%) HAProxy
7 4 (3.70%) Kubernetes
7 4 (3.70%) Mesos
7 4 (3.70%) QRadar
7 4 (3.70%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (2.78%) Salt
9 2 (1.85%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.85%) Icinga
9 2 (1.85%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.93%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (16.67%) Cisco
1 18 (16.67%) VMware
2 13 (12.04%) Qualys
3 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.56%) Splunk
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle
6 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.70%) Dell
6 4 (3.70%) Juniper
6 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.78%) HP
7 3 (2.78%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.85%) Acronis
8 2 (1.85%) Citrix
8 2 (1.85%) Lotus
8 2 (1.85%) NetApp
8 2 (1.85%) Nokia
8 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.85%) Sophos