The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 235 238 266
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Permanent jobs citing SSL 82 83 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.73% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.07% 4.72% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 77 75 44
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,177 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £60,000 £62,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
SSL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2013 1760 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.26% 15.58% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 1462 1976
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SSL
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the City of London region.

SSL Salary Trend in the City of London

SSL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in the City of London

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 105 (66.46%) Firewall
2 102 (64.56%) VPN
3 94 (59.49%) Cisco
4 67 (42.41%) OSPF
5 65 (41.14%) TCP/IP
6 62 (39.24%) BGP
7 57 (36.08%) Cisco Certification
7 57 (36.08%) Juniper
8 56 (35.44%) LAN
9 55 (34.81%) WAN
9 55 (34.81%) Windows
10 50 (31.65%) EIGRP
10 50 (31.65%) MPLS
10 50 (31.65%) Finance
11 49 (31.01%) Wireless
12 45 (28.48%) Linux
13 42 (26.58%) CCNP
14 41 (25.95%) IPsec
15 38 (24.05%) CheckPoint
16 37 (23.42%) ITIL
17 35 (22.15%) F5
18 34 (21.52%) Microsoft
19 32 (20.25%) Cisco ASA
20 31 (19.62%) CCNA
21 30 (18.99%) DNS
21 30 (18.99%) Network Security
21 30 (18.99%) Cisco IOS
22 28 (17.72%) Riverbed
22 28 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (17.09%) HSRP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.59%) Lync
2 11 (6.96%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.43%) IIS
6 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.80%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.16%) Apache
8 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.53%) Lightstreamer
9 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.90%) JBoss
9 3 (1.90%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) IaaS
2 5 (3.16%) Office 365
3 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.63%) Datadog
5 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 105 (66.46%) Firewall
2 102 (64.56%) VPN
3 67 (42.41%) OSPF
4 65 (41.14%) TCP/IP
5 62 (39.24%) BGP
6 56 (35.44%) LAN
7 55 (34.81%) WAN
8 50 (31.65%) EIGRP
8 50 (31.65%) MPLS
9 49 (31.01%) Wireless
10 41 (25.95%) IPsec
11 32 (20.25%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (18.99%) Cisco IOS
12 30 (18.99%) Network Security
12 30 (18.99%) DNS
13 27 (17.09%) HSRP
14 23 (14.56%) VLAN
15 22 (13.92%) Cisco Nexus
16 21 (13.29%) Ethernet
17 19 (12.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (3.80%) MySQL
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.27%) DB2
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.27%) Subversion
2 2 (1.27%) Maven
2 2 (1.27%) JIRA
2 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.27%) JProfiler
2 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.27%) YourKit
2 2 (1.27%) JUnit
3 1 (0.63%) Hudson
General
1 50 (31.65%) Finance
2 20 (12.66%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.86%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.06%) Electronics
4 8 (5.06%) Law
4 8 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.06%) Marketing
5 3 (1.90%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
6 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (45.57%) Network Engineer
2 19 (12.03%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.76%) Security Engineer
4 16 (10.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) Consultant
7 12 (7.59%) Network Support Engineer
7 12 (7.59%) Network Support
8 11 (6.96%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (5.06%) Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) Architect
10 7 (4.43%) Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Sales Consultant
11 6 (3.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 6 (3.80%) Senior Support Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Network Architect
11 6 (3.80%) Security Architect
11 6 (3.80%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.33%) SOAP
1 10 (6.33%) XMPP
2 7 (4.43%) HTML
2 7 (4.43%) .NET
2 7 (4.43%) XML
3 6 (3.80%) HTML5
4 4 (2.53%) Apache Flex
4 4 (2.53%) SAML
4 4 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.90%) CSS
6 2 (1.27%) Servlets
6 2 (1.27%) Web Services
6 2 (1.27%) J2EE
6 2 (1.27%) Middleware
6 2 (1.27%) WinForms
6 2 (1.27%) Spring
6 2 (1.27%) XSD
6 2 (1.27%) Java EE
6 2 (1.27%) JSON
6 2 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.70%) DTV
2 9 (5.70%) Clustering
3 6 (3.80%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.16%) PKI
4 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.16%) User Experience
5 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.53%) iSeries
6 3 (1.90%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.27%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) New Media
8 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.63%) IPTV
8 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.63%) SecurID
8 1 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.63%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.81%) Windows
2 45 (28.48%) Linux
3 22 (13.92%) UNIX
4 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.33%) Windows XP
6 9 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.16%) CentOS
9 4 (2.53%) zOS
10 2 (1.27%) Solaris
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.63%) AIX
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) ITIL
2 17 (10.76%) Migration
3 14 (8.86%) Network Management
4 13 (8.23%) Network Design
5 12 (7.59%) Load Balancing
5 12 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (7.59%) Service Management
6 11 (6.96%) ITSM
6 11 (6.96%) Project Management
7 10 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (6.33%) Low Latency
8 9 (5.70%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (5.70%) Change Control
8 9 (5.70%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.06%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.06%) Change Management
9 8 (5.06%) Validation
9 8 (5.06%) Programme Management
9 8 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.59%) SQL
1 12 (7.59%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.96%) Java
3 10 (6.33%) Perl
4 7 (4.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.43%) C#
5 6 (3.80%) Python
6 5 (3.16%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VBScript
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) C
9 1 (0.63%) R
9 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (36.08%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (26.58%) CCNP
3 31 (19.62%) CCNA
4 21 (13.29%) Degree
5 13 (8.23%) JNCIP
5 13 (8.23%) JNCIE
6 7 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (4.43%) CCIE
7 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.16%) MCSE
9 4 (2.53%) CCDA
10 3 (1.90%) CCDP
10 3 (1.90%) CISSP
10 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.27%) MCITP
11 2 (1.27%) RHCE
11 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.63%) MCTS
12 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.63%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (15.82%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.33%) iptables
4 3 (1.90%) vSphere
5 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.27%) Postfix
5 2 (1.27%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.63%) Xen
6 1 (0.63%) XenApp
6 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.63%) KVM
6 1 (0.63%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 17 (10.76%) OPNET
2 7 (4.43%) SCCM
3 6 (3.80%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.53%) Nagios
4 4 (2.53%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (2.53%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.27%) Cacti
6 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.63%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.63%) yum
7 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 94 (59.49%) Cisco
2 57 (36.08%) Juniper
3 38 (24.05%) CheckPoint
4 35 (22.15%) F5
5 34 (21.52%) Microsoft
6 28 (17.72%) Riverbed
7 25 (15.82%) VMware
8 19 (12.03%) SolarWinds
9 16 (10.13%) Fortinet
10 10 (6.33%) Citrix
11 9 (5.70%) Avaya
12 8 (5.06%) Red Hat
12 8 (5.06%) SAP
12 8 (5.06%) McAfee
13 7 (4.43%) Foundry
14 6 (3.80%) Ipanema Technologies
14 6 (3.80%) HP
15 5 (3.16%) EMC
15 5 (3.16%) Nokia
15 5 (3.16%) BT
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