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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 240 250 255
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing SSL 63 81 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.65% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 4.15% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 55 72 66
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
1888 1953 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.09% 15.56% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1638 2001
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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.

1 103 (67.32%) Firewall
2 98 (64.05%) VPN
3 88 (57.52%) Cisco
4 60 (39.22%) TCP/IP
5 59 (38.56%) OSPF
6 56 (36.60%) BGP
6 56 (36.60%) Juniper
6 56 (36.60%) LAN
7 55 (35.95%) Finance
8 51 (33.33%) WAN
8 51 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 50 (32.68%) Windows
10 46 (30.07%) Wireless
11 45 (29.41%) IPsec
12 43 (28.10%) CheckPoint
12 43 (28.10%) MPLS
12 43 (28.10%) EIGRP
13 37 (24.18%) Linux
14 35 (22.88%) CCNP
15 33 (21.57%) Microsoft
16 32 (20.92%) Network Security
16 32 (20.92%) F5
17 31 (20.26%) CCNA
18 29 (18.95%) DNS
18 29 (18.95%) Cisco ASA
19 28 (18.30%) Cisco IOS
19 28 (18.30%) HSRP
20 27 (17.65%) Riverbed
21 26 (16.99%) ITIL
22 25 (16.34%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (7.19%) MS Exchange
1 11 (7.19%) Lync
2 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.92%) IIS
4 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.27%) Apache
6 4 (2.61%) nginx
6 4 (2.61%) Lightstreamer
6 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.96%) JBoss
7 3 (1.96%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.31%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) RMDS
2 1 (0.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) IaaS
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.92%) Office 365
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.96%) SaaS
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.31%) Datadog
5 2 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 103 (67.32%) Firewall
2 98 (64.05%) VPN
3 60 (39.22%) TCP/IP
4 59 (38.56%) OSPF
5 56 (36.60%) BGP
5 56 (36.60%) LAN
6 51 (33.33%) WAN
7 46 (30.07%) Wireless
8 45 (29.41%) IPsec
9 43 (28.10%) MPLS
9 43 (28.10%) EIGRP
10 32 (20.92%) Network Security
11 29 (18.95%) DNS
11 29 (18.95%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (18.30%) Cisco IOS
12 28 (18.30%) HSRP
13 24 (15.69%) VLAN
14 20 (13.07%) SNMP
14 20 (13.07%) Ethernet
15 19 (12.42%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.58%) MySQL
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.31%) DB2
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.61%) Subversion
1 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.31%) JProfiler
2 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.31%) JIRA
2 2 (1.31%) YourKit
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.31%) Maven
2 2 (1.31%) JUnit
3 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 55 (35.95%) Finance
2 19 (12.42%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.15%) Financial Institution
4 9 (5.88%) Law
5 8 (5.23%) Marketing
5 8 (5.23%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.23%) Electronics
6 3 (1.96%) Retail
7 2 (1.31%) Legal
7 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (41.83%) Network Engineer
2 18 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 16 (10.46%) Security Engineer
4 15 (9.80%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (7.84%) Consultant
6 11 (7.19%) Network Support Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (7.19%) Network Support
6 11 (7.19%) Network Manager
7 10 (6.54%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (5.88%) Architect
9 8 (5.23%) Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Security Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Network Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.58%) Administrator
10 7 (4.58%) Network Security Architect
11 6 (3.92%) Senior Sales Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) Sales Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.54%) XMPP
2 9 (5.88%) SOAP
3 8 (5.23%) HTML
3 8 (5.23%) .NET
4 7 (4.58%) XML
5 6 (3.92%) HTML5
6 5 (3.27%) CSS
7 4 (2.61%) Apache Flex
7 4 (2.61%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (2.61%) SAML
8 3 (1.96%) Web Services
8 3 (1.96%) Java EE
9 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.31%) OAuth
9 2 (1.31%) JSON
9 2 (1.31%) WCF
9 2 (1.31%) jQuery
9 2 (1.31%) MyBatis
9 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.31%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.84%) Clustering
3 9 (5.88%) DTV
4 7 (4.58%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.61%) iSeries
5 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.61%) User Experience
5 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.96%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.31%) Social Media
7 2 (1.31%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.65%) STB
8 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) VHDL
8 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) New Media
8 1 (0.65%) IPTV
8 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.68%) Windows
2 37 (24.18%) Linux
3 24 (15.69%) UNIX
4 12 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.19%) Windows XP
6 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.92%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.61%) zOS
10 3 (1.96%) CentOS
11 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.31%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.65%) Solaris
12 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.99%) ITIL
2 18 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 16 (10.46%) Migration
4 14 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (8.50%) Network Design
5 13 (8.50%) Network Management
6 10 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (6.54%) Low Latency
6 10 (6.54%) Project Management
7 9 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 9 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.23%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (5.23%) Release Management
8 8 (5.23%) Change Control
8 8 (5.23%) Programme Management
8 8 (5.23%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.23%) TDD
8 8 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.58%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.80%) SQL
2 12 (7.84%) Java
3 11 (7.19%) Perl
3 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.88%) Python
5 8 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.23%) C#
6 6 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.31%) Scala
8 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.65%) VBA
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (22.88%) CCNP
3 31 (20.26%) CCNA
4 18 (11.76%) Degree
5 12 (7.84%) JNCIP
5 12 (7.84%) JNCIE
6 7 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.92%) CCIE
8 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.27%) MCSE
9 4 (2.61%) CCDA
10 3 (1.96%) CCDP
10 3 (1.96%) CISSP
11 2 (1.31%) MCITP
11 2 (1.31%) CCSA
12 1 (0.65%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 25 (16.34%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.54%) iptables
4 5 (3.27%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.31%) Xen
5 2 (1.31%) KVM
5 2 (1.31%) NFS
6 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.65%) Samba
6 1 (0.65%) LXC
6 1 (0.65%) Docker
6 1 (0.65%) vCloud
6 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) Postfix
6 1 (0.65%) XenApp
6 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.65%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (11.11%) OPNET
2 7 (4.58%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (4.58%) SCCM
3 6 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.27%) Puppet
5 4 (2.61%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (2.61%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (2.61%) Nagios
6 3 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.96%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.31%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.31%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.65%) Ansible
8 1 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.65%) Cacti
8 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 88 (57.52%) Cisco
2 56 (36.60%) Juniper
3 43 (28.10%) CheckPoint
4 33 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 32 (20.92%) F5
6 27 (17.65%) Riverbed
7 20 (13.07%) SolarWinds
8 17 (11.11%) VMware
9 16 (10.46%) Citrix
10 14 (9.15%) Fortinet
11 9 (5.88%) Avaya
11 9 (5.88%) Nokia
11 9 (5.88%) Nortel
12 8 (5.23%) SAP
12 8 (5.23%) HP
13 7 (4.58%) McAfee
13 7 (4.58%) Foundry
14 6 (3.92%) Ipanema Technologies
14 6 (3.92%) Blue Coat
14 6 (3.92%) Red Hat
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