Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 694 776
Rank change year-on-year -3 +82 -33
Permanent jobs citing SSH 118 136 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.27% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 85 108 102
London median annual salary £50,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.46% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £69,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%

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 9,993 10,743 12,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.42% 15.72% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8,260 9,028 11,062
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 - 19 £55,000 - 3
Central London -12 16 £46,000 -16.36% 6
North London +4 2 - -
East London - 2 £43,500 - 1
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 77 (65.25%) Linux
2 55 (46.61%) Python
3 49 (41.53%) HTTP
4 45 (38.14%) Ansible
5 42 (35.59%) Docker
5 42 (35.59%) DNS
6 41 (34.75%) Java
6 41 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (33.90%) MySQL
8 39 (33.05%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (33.05%) Git (software)
8 39 (33.05%) Bash Shell
9 36 (30.51%) DevOps
10 35 (29.66%) PHP
11 34 (28.81%) SMTP
12 33 (27.97%) Puppet
13 32 (27.12%) SNMP
13 32 (27.12%) Unix
14 31 (26.27%) Perl
14 31 (26.27%) Microservices
15 30 (25.42%) Maven
16 29 (24.58%) Nagios
17 28 (23.73%) TCP/IP
17 28 (23.73%) Splunk
18 26 (22.03%) Firewall
19 25 (21.19%) SSL
19 25 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (21.19%) Mentoring
20 24 (20.34%) CMS
21 23 (19.49%) DHCP

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 24 (20.34%) CMS
2 16 (13.56%) Confluence
3 15 (12.71%) WebSphere
3 15 (12.71%) WildFly
4 12 (10.17%) Apache
4 12 (10.17%) nginx
5 10 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.24%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.24%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (2.54%) Jetty
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.54%) Traffic Server
9 2 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (15.25%) GitHub
3 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (7.63%) Bluemix
4 9 (7.63%) G Suite
4 9 (7.63%) IBM Cloud
4 9 (7.63%) Slack
5 7 (5.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (5.93%) Datadog
6 5 (4.24%) IaaS
7 4 (3.39%) SaaS
8 3 (2.54%) Office 365
9 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 49 (41.53%) HTTP
2 42 (35.59%) DNS
3 34 (28.81%) SMTP
4 32 (27.12%) SNMP
5 28 (23.73%) TCP/IP
6 26 (22.03%) Firewall
7 25 (21.19%) SSL
8 23 (19.49%) DHCP
9 18 (15.25%) Telnet
10 12 (10.17%) Internet
11 11 (9.32%) FTP
11 11 (9.32%) WAN
12 8 (6.78%) LAN
12 8 (6.78%) Wireless
13 7 (5.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (5.93%) HTTPS
13 7 (5.93%) IPsec
13 7 (5.93%) VPN
14 6 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (5.08%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.90%) MySQL
2 18 (15.25%) RDBMS
2 18 (15.25%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.02%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (33.05%) Git (software)
2 30 (25.42%) Maven
3 20 (16.95%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (14.41%) JIRA
5 15 (12.71%) Emacs
5 15 (12.71%) JUnit
6 13 (11.02%) Ant
6 13 (11.02%) Gradle
6 13 (11.02%) Subversion
7 12 (10.17%) GitLab
7 12 (10.17%) Jenkins
7 12 (10.17%) Vagrant
8 9 (7.63%) Cucumber
8 9 (7.63%) gulp
9 5 (4.24%) Gerrit
10 4 (3.39%) TestNG
11 3 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.69%) EasyMock
12 2 (1.69%) jMock
13 1 (0.85%) Mockito
General
1 17 (14.41%) Games
2 9 (7.63%) Finance
3 4 (3.39%) Legal
4 3 (2.54%) French Language
4 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.69%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Developer
2 22 (18.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (15.25%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (14.41%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Senior Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Web Developer
6 14 (11.86%) Senior Web Developer
7 13 (11.02%) Administrator
8 12 (10.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 12 (10.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (8.47%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 10 (8.47%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (8.47%) Consultant
9 10 (8.47%) Python Engineer
9 10 (8.47%) Support Manager
10 9 (7.63%) DevOps Consultant
10 9 (7.63%) DevOps Manager
10 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce Manager
10 9 (7.63%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.41%) HTML
2 16 (13.56%) CSS
2 16 (13.56%) Java EE
3 15 (12.71%) EJB
3 15 (12.71%) EJB 3.0
3 15 (12.71%) Hibernate
3 15 (12.71%) HTML5
3 15 (12.71%) J2EE
3 15 (12.71%) Laravel
3 15 (12.71%) Spring
3 15 (12.71%) Spring Boot
4 14 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (11.02%) JDBC
6 11 (9.32%) LDAP
7 8 (6.78%) Web Services
8 7 (5.93%) RESTful
9 6 (5.08%) Middleware
10 5 (4.24%) SOAP
10 5 (4.24%) YAML
11 4 (3.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (14.41%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (11.86%) Management Information System
4 13 (11.02%) Computer Science
5 10 (8.47%) iPad
6 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.69%) PKI
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.85%) Derivative
8 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.85%) Fintech
8 1 (0.85%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 77 (65.25%) Linux
2 32 (27.12%) Unix
3 21 (17.80%) CentOS
4 20 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (14.41%) Windows
6 14 (11.86%) Debian
6 14 (11.86%) Ubuntu
7 11 (9.32%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.24%) Android
9 5 (4.24%) Solaris
10 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.69%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.85%) SUSE
11 1 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (33.05%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (30.51%) DevOps
4 31 (26.27%) Microservices
5 25 (21.19%) Mentoring
6 19 (16.10%) Time Management
7 18 (15.25%) Scrum
7 18 (15.25%) Web Development
8 17 (14.41%) Content Management
9 15 (12.71%) TDD
10 14 (11.86%) Front End Development
11 13 (11.02%) Information Security
11 13 (11.02%) ITIL
12 12 (10.17%) B2C
12 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
13 11 (9.32%) E-Commerce
13 11 (9.32%) Incident Management
13 11 (9.32%) Mathematics
13 11 (9.32%) Open Source
14 10 (8.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.61%) Python
2 41 (34.75%) Java
3 39 (33.05%) Bash Shell
4 35 (29.66%) PHP
5 31 (26.27%) Perl
6 23 (19.49%) SQL
7 22 (18.64%) PowerShell
8 18 (15.25%) Shell Script
9 13 (11.02%) JavaScript
10 11 (9.32%) Ruby
11 2 (1.69%) Groovy
12 1 (0.85%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) CISSP
3 3 (2.54%) CISA
3 3 (2.54%) CISM
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.69%) CCNA
4 2 (1.69%) CCNP
4 2 (1.69%) CCSA
4 2 (1.69%) CCSP
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.69%) HP APS
4 2 (1.69%) MCSA
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) SLA
2 6 (5.08%) COBIT
3 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.39%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.54%) GDPR
4 3 (2.54%) QA
5 1 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 42 (35.59%) Docker
2 16 (13.56%) Samba
3 14 (11.86%) iptables
4 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (10.17%) NFS
6 7 (5.93%) Active Directory
7 5 (4.24%) VirtualBox
8 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (2.54%) KVM
9 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (38.14%) Ansible
2 33 (27.97%) Puppet
3 29 (24.58%) Nagios
4 18 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (11.86%) Kubernetes
5 14 (11.86%) ZABBIX
6 12 (10.17%) HAProxy
7 9 (7.63%) Icinga
7 9 (7.63%) Nessus
8 7 (5.93%) Pingdom
9 5 (4.24%) Rancher
9 5 (4.24%) Sysdig
9 5 (4.24%) vRealize
10 4 (3.39%) Mesos
11 3 (2.54%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (2.54%) QRadar
11 3 (2.54%) Salt
12 1 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.85%) PowerBroker
12 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) Splunk
2 20 (16.95%) Oracle
2 20 (16.95%) Red Hat
3 19 (16.10%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (12.71%) VMware
5 14 (11.86%) AppDynamics
5 14 (11.86%) IBM
5 14 (11.86%) SaltStack
5 14 (11.86%) SolarWinds
6 12 (10.17%) Cisco
7 10 (8.47%) ATG
7 10 (8.47%) Demandware
7 10 (8.47%) hybris
7 10 (8.47%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.47%) Okta
8 9 (7.63%) Qualys
9 8 (6.78%) HP
10 5 (4.24%) BMC
10 5 (4.24%) Intel
10 5 (4.24%) ServiceNow