Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Shell (SSH)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 655 700 695
Rank change year-on-year +45 -5 +89
Permanent jobs citing SSH 90 118 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.18% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 85 109
London median annual salary £56,500 £50,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.88% -0.98% +7.37%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,500 £69,000 £69,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%

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 7,526 9,995 10,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.82% 14.42% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6,111 8,262 9,030
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +33 13 £60,000 +30.43% 1
West London +17 6 £50,000 -9.09%
North London +13 3 £47,500 -
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 43 (47.78%) Linux
2 42 (46.67%) Firewall
3 34 (37.78%) Degree
4 31 (34.44%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (32.22%) VPN
6 28 (31.11%) Computer Science
6 28 (31.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 27 (30.00%) PHP
8 26 (28.89%) IPsec
9 25 (27.78%) Cisco
10 23 (25.56%) SNMP
11 22 (24.44%) DNS
11 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
12 20 (22.22%) OSPF
12 20 (22.22%) BGP
13 19 (21.11%) Finance
13 19 (21.11%) CCNP
13 19 (21.11%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (21.11%) Bash Shell
14 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 18 (20.00%) FTP
14 18 (20.00%) DMVPN
15 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (18.89%) Data Centre
15 17 (18.89%) Red Hat
15 17 (18.89%) Project Management
15 17 (18.89%) Network Design
16 16 (17.78%) Windows
16 16 (17.78%) Docker
17 15 (16.67%) Python

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 12 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 10 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (10.00%) Apache
3 9 (10.00%) WordPress
4 6 (6.67%) CMS
5 4 (4.44%) nginx
6 3 (3.33%) Drupal
6 3 (3.33%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 1 (1.11%) Confluence
7 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.11%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.67%) GitHub
2 6 (6.67%) Heroku
2 6 (6.67%) MailChimp
2 6 (6.67%) Mailgun
3 5 (5.56%) SaaS
4 3 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.22%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (2.22%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.22%) IaaS
5 2 (2.22%) PaaS
5 2 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) Cloudflare
6 1 (1.11%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.11%) Route 53
6 1 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (46.67%) Firewall
2 29 (32.22%) VPN
3 26 (28.89%) IPsec
4 23 (25.56%) SNMP
5 22 (24.44%) DNS
6 20 (22.22%) BGP
6 20 (22.22%) OSPF
7 18 (20.00%) DMVPN
7 18 (20.00%) FTP
7 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (16.67%) LAN
9 14 (15.56%) EIGRP
10 12 (13.33%) DHCP
10 12 (13.33%) Ethernet
10 12 (13.33%) HTTP
10 12 (13.33%) HTTPS
10 12 (13.33%) MPLS
10 12 (13.33%) WAN
11 11 (12.22%) WLAN
12 10 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) Big Data
2 10 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (10.00%) MySQL
3 9 (10.00%) Redis
4 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.33%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.33%) SQLite
8 2 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.11%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.78%) webpack
4 6 (6.67%) Selenium
5 4 (4.44%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.44%) JIRA
5 4 (4.44%) JUnit
5 4 (4.44%) TestNG
5 4 (4.44%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.33%) PHPUnit
6 3 (3.33%) Subversion
6 3 (3.33%) Travis CI
7 2 (2.22%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.11%) gulp
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
2 6 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Cantonese Language
3 5 (5.56%) Front Office
3 5 (5.56%) Japanese Language
3 5 (5.56%) Korean Language
3 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.44%) Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Games
5 3 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 17 (18.89%) Senior Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Consultant
5 10 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
5 10 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (11.11%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 7 (7.78%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Applications Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Applications Support Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Network Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) XML
2 11 (12.22%) JSON
2 11 (12.22%) Web Services
3 10 (11.11%) Apache NiFi
3 10 (11.11%) CSS
3 10 (11.11%) Kafka
4 9 (10.00%) REST
5 8 (8.89%) Laravel
6 7 (7.78%) LAMP
7 6 (6.67%) HTML
7 6 (6.67%) Sass
7 6 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (5.56%) OAuth
9 4 (4.44%) Django
9 4 (4.44%) OAuth2
9 4 (4.44%) Zurb Foundation
10 3 (3.33%) FreeSWITCH
10 3 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (18.89%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.78%) User Experience
4 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.67%) PKI
4 6 (6.67%) Social Media
4 6 (6.67%) Social Network
4 6 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.44%) Online Games
6 3 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) Bitcoin
7 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 43 (47.78%) Linux
2 16 (17.78%) Windows
3 14 (15.56%) Ubuntu
4 8 (8.89%) Debian
4 8 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.78%) Unix
6 6 (6.67%) CentOS
7 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.44%) Solaris
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.11%) Android
10 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (31.11%) Computer Science
3 17 (18.89%) Network Design
3 17 (18.89%) Project Management
4 14 (15.56%) DevOps
5 12 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.33%) Network Management
6 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
6 11 (12.22%) OO
7 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.89%) Web Development
8 7 (7.78%) Change Management
8 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.78%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (7.78%) OO PHP
8 7 (7.78%) OOD
8 7 (7.78%) Patch Management
9 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.00%) PHP
2 19 (21.11%) Bash Shell
3 15 (16.67%) Python
4 10 (11.11%) Java
4 10 (11.11%) SQL
5 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.89%) Perl
6 6 (6.67%) ES6
7 5 (5.56%) C++
7 5 (5.56%) C-shell
8 3 (3.33%) Go
8 3 (3.33%) PHP 5
8 3 (3.33%) PHP 7
9 2 (2.22%) C#
10 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.11%) Ruby
10 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (37.78%) Degree
2 28 (31.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (21.11%) CCNP
3 19 (21.11%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (12.22%) CCIE
5 9 (10.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.11%) GDPR
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) Docker
2 12 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.78%) Varnish
5 4 (4.44%) iptables
6 2 (2.22%) NFS
6 2 (2.22%) vSphere
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Nagios
2 10 (11.11%) Ansible
2 10 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (11.11%) Marathon
2 10 (11.11%) Mesos
2 10 (11.11%) systemd
3 6 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (6.67%) Nessus
4 5 (5.56%) Puppet
4 5 (5.56%) ZABBIX
5 4 (4.44%) TrustSec
6 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.11%) Control-M
7 1 (1.11%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (1.11%) SCCM
7 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Cisco
2 17 (18.89%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.33%) VMware
4 10 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 9 (10.00%) Dell
5 9 (10.00%) EMC
5 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.00%) NetApp
6 7 (7.78%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.78%) IBM
6 7 (7.78%) Splunk
7 6 (6.67%) CA
7 6 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 6 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.56%) GL TRADE
8 5 (5.56%) hybris
8 5 (5.56%) Meraki
8 5 (5.56%) Oracle
9 4 (4.44%) Atlassian
9 4 (4.44%) SaltStack