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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 253 267 248
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing SSL 49 75 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 3.84% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 42 62 74
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,177 £35,250 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
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
1636 1954 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.30% 15.47% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1651 1862
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 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 22 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 98 (66.67%) Firewall
2 93 (63.27%) VPN
3 85 (57.82%) Cisco
4 57 (38.78%) LAN
4 57 (38.78%) Finance
5 55 (37.41%) OSPF
6 54 (36.73%) TCP/IP
7 53 (36.05%) BGP
8 52 (35.37%) WAN
9 49 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (33.33%) Juniper
10 47 (31.97%) Windows
10 47 (31.97%) IPsec
11 45 (30.61%) CheckPoint
12 42 (28.57%) Wireless
13 39 (26.53%) MPLS
14 38 (25.85%) EIGRP
15 33 (22.45%) Microsoft
15 33 (22.45%) CCNP
15 33 (22.45%) Linux
15 33 (22.45%) F5
16 31 (21.09%) Network Security
17 30 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
17 30 (20.41%) Cisco IOS
17 30 (20.41%) HSRP
18 28 (19.05%) CCNA
19 27 (18.37%) DNS
19 27 (18.37%) Riverbed
20 24 (16.33%) VLAN
20 24 (16.33%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (7.48%) Lync
1 11 (7.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.40%) IIS
5 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.72%) Apache
6 4 (2.72%) Lightstreamer
6 4 (2.72%) nginx
6 4 (2.72%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.04%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.04%) JBoss
7 3 (2.04%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.68%) assyst
2 1 (0.68%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.12%) IaaS
2 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.76%) Office 365
3 6 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.04%) SaaS
4 3 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.36%) Datadog
5 2 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 98 (66.67%) Firewall
2 93 (63.27%) VPN
3 57 (38.78%) LAN
4 55 (37.41%) OSPF
5 54 (36.73%) TCP/IP
6 53 (36.05%) BGP
7 52 (35.37%) WAN
8 47 (31.97%) IPsec
9 42 (28.57%) Wireless
10 39 (26.53%) MPLS
11 38 (25.85%) EIGRP
12 31 (21.09%) Network Security
13 30 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (20.41%) Cisco IOS
13 30 (20.41%) HSRP
14 27 (18.37%) DNS
15 24 (16.33%) VLAN
16 20 (13.61%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (13.61%) VoIP
17 19 (12.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.08%) MySQL
2 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.36%) DB2
5 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.72%) Subversion
2 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.36%) JUnit
3 2 (1.36%) Maven
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.36%) YourKit
3 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.36%) JProfiler
3 2 (1.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Hudson
4 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 57 (38.78%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.52%) Financial Institution
4 9 (6.12%) Law
5 8 (5.44%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.44%) Electronics
5 8 (5.44%) Marketing
6 3 (2.04%) Retail
7 2 (1.36%) Legal
7 2 (1.36%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (41.50%) Network Engineer
2 15 (10.20%) Support Engineer
3 14 (9.52%) Security Engineer
3 14 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (8.16%) Network Support
5 11 (7.48%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (7.48%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (7.48%) Network Manager
5 11 (7.48%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (7.48%) Consultant
6 10 (6.80%) Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Architect
8 8 (5.44%) Security Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Network Security Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Senior Network Support
9 7 (4.76%) Network Architect
10 6 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.08%) Sales Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Administrator
10 6 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.80%) SOAP
1 10 (6.80%) XMPP
2 9 (6.12%) XML
2 9 (6.12%) HTML
3 8 (5.44%) .NET
4 6 (4.08%) CSS
4 6 (4.08%) HTML5
5 4 (2.72%) SAML
5 4 (2.72%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (2.72%) Web Services
5 4 (2.72%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.04%) WCF
6 3 (2.04%) JSON
6 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.36%) JAXB
7 2 (1.36%) Middleware
7 2 (1.36%) Servlets
7 2 (1.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.48%) Clustering
3 8 (5.44%) DTV
4 7 (4.76%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.72%) User Experience
5 4 (2.72%) iSeries
6 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.36%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) Open Source
8 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) New Media
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.97%) Windows
2 33 (22.45%) Linux
3 24 (16.33%) UNIX
4 13 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.48%) Windows XP
6 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.08%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.72%) zOS
11 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.36%) CentOS
12 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.61%) Load Balancing
1 20 (13.61%) ITIL
2 15 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.52%) Migration
4 13 (8.84%) Network Management
5 12 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (7.48%) Network Design
7 10 (6.80%) Project Management
7 10 (6.80%) Low Latency
8 9 (6.12%) Performance Management
8 9 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.12%) TDD
8 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.44%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.44%) Programme Management
9 8 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.44%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.56%) SQL
2 12 (8.16%) Java
2 12 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.80%) Perl
4 9 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.12%) C#
4 9 (6.12%) Python
5 5 (3.40%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.72%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.36%) Scala
8 1 (0.68%) XPath
8 1 (0.68%) Ruby
8 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.68%) VBA
8 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 49 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (22.45%) CCNP
3 28 (19.05%) CCNA
4 17 (11.56%) Degree
5 9 (6.12%) JNCIP
5 9 (6.12%) JNCIE
6 5 (3.40%) MCSE
6 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.40%) CCIE
7 4 (2.72%) CCDA
8 3 (2.04%) CISSP
9 2 (1.36%) CCDP
9 2 (1.36%) CCSP
9 2 (1.36%) CCSA
9 2 (1.36%) MCITP
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 24 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.12%) iptables
4 5 (3.40%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.36%) NFS
5 2 (1.36%) KVM
5 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.36%) Xen
6 1 (0.68%) vCloud
6 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.68%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.68%) XenApp
6 1 (0.68%) Docker
6 1 (0.68%) LXC
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.68%) Samba
6 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (11.56%) OPNET
2 9 (6.12%) CiscoWorks
3 7 (4.76%) SCCM
4 6 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (3.40%) Puppet
5 5 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.72%) Nagios
6 4 (2.72%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (2.72%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (2.04%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.36%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.36%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.68%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.68%) Cacti
9 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 85 (57.82%) Cisco
2 49 (33.33%) Juniper
3 45 (30.61%) CheckPoint
4 33 (22.45%) Microsoft
4 33 (22.45%) F5
5 27 (18.37%) Riverbed
6 22 (14.97%) SolarWinds
7 18 (12.24%) Citrix
8 14 (9.52%) VMware
9 13 (8.84%) Fortinet
10 11 (7.48%) Avaya
11 9 (6.12%) SAP
11 9 (6.12%) Nokia
11 9 (6.12%) Nortel
12 7 (4.76%) Foundry
12 7 (4.76%) McAfee
12 7 (4.76%) HP
12 7 (4.76%) EMC
13 6 (4.08%) Blue Coat
13 6 (4.08%) Ipanema Technologies
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