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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 228 232 285
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +53
Permanent jobs citing SSL 81 74 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.70% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 4.50% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 77 68 22
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,913 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
1790 1643 2393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.47% 15.63% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1412 2111
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 January 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 26 January 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.

1 101 (64.33%) Firewall
2 91 (57.96%) VPN
3 82 (52.23%) Cisco
4 65 (41.40%) Windows
5 60 (38.22%) TCP/IP
6 59 (37.58%) Juniper
7 55 (35.03%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (35.03%) WAN
8 47 (29.94%) OSPF
8 47 (29.94%) BGP
8 47 (29.94%) Wireless
9 45 (28.66%) CCNP
10 43 (27.39%) Finance
11 41 (26.11%) DNS
11 41 (26.11%) Linux
12 40 (25.48%) LAN
12 40 (25.48%) Active Directory
12 40 (25.48%) MPLS
13 39 (24.84%) EIGRP
13 39 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (22.29%) ITIL
15 34 (21.66%) VMware
16 33 (21.02%) Microsoft
16 33 (21.02%) F5
17 32 (20.38%) IPsec
18 31 (19.75%) CheckPoint
18 31 (19.75%) Network Security
19 29 (18.47%) Migration
20 28 (17.83%) Degree
21 27 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (15.29%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (11.46%) IIS
4 13 (8.28%) Lync
5 12 (7.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
7 8 (5.10%) Apache
7 8 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (4.46%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.55%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.55%) Node.js
9 4 (2.55%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.91%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.64%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.10%) IaaS
2 6 (3.82%) Office 365
3 4 (2.55%) Joyent
3 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 101 (64.33%) Firewall
2 91 (57.96%) VPN
3 60 (38.22%) TCP/IP
4 55 (35.03%) WAN
5 47 (29.94%) OSPF
5 47 (29.94%) BGP
5 47 (29.94%) Wireless
6 41 (26.11%) DNS
7 40 (25.48%) MPLS
7 40 (25.48%) LAN
8 39 (24.84%) EIGRP
9 32 (20.38%) IPsec
10 31 (19.75%) Network Security
11 26 (16.56%) Cisco IOS
12 24 (15.29%) VLAN
12 24 (15.29%) DHCP
13 20 (12.74%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (12.10%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (10.19%) SMTP
15 16 (10.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.37%) MySQL
3 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.55%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.55%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.55%) Riak
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.64%) QlikView
8 1 (0.64%) Essbase
8 1 (0.64%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) JUnit
1 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.27%) Maven
1 2 (1.27%) JIRA
1 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.27%) JProfiler
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.27%) YourKit
2 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (27.39%) Finance
2 19 (12.10%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.92%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.10%) Marketing
5 7 (4.46%) Electronics
5 7 (4.46%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.82%) Back Office
7 4 (2.55%) Law
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
8 2 (1.27%) Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.64%) Advertising
9 1 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 82 (52.23%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.29%) Support Engineer
3 21 (13.38%) Security Engineer
4 19 (12.10%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (8.28%) Network Support
7 12 (7.64%) Network Support Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) Consultant
9 9 (5.73%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) Administrator
10 8 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.46%) Analyst
11 7 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Senior Network Support
12 6 (3.82%) Senior Network Support Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) VMware Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Customer Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.37%) SOAP
2 9 (5.73%) .NET
2 9 (5.73%) XML
3 4 (2.55%) XSD
3 4 (2.55%) XMPP
4 3 (1.91%) JSON
4 3 (1.91%) Web Services
4 3 (1.91%) HTML
4 3 (1.91%) SAML
4 3 (1.91%) Middleware
5 2 (1.27%) JAXB
5 2 (1.27%) J2EE
5 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.27%) CSS
5 2 (1.27%) Servlets
5 2 (1.27%) jQuery
5 2 (1.27%) WinForms
5 2 (1.27%) Spring
5 2 (1.27%) HTML5
5 2 (1.27%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.83%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.73%) PKI
4 8 (5.10%) DTV
5 7 (4.46%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.82%) Clustering
6 6 (3.82%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.18%) SecurID
8 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.27%) Social Media
9 2 (1.27%) iPad
9 2 (1.27%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.27%) User Experience
10 1 (0.64%) New Media
10 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.64%) IPTV
10 1 (0.64%) iPhone
10 1 (0.64%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 65 (41.40%) Windows
2 41 (26.11%) Linux
3 27 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (14.01%) UNIX
4 22 (14.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.37%) Windows XP
5 10 (6.37%) Mac OS
6 9 (5.73%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.10%) CentOS
8 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.82%) Solaris
9 4 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.27%) AIX
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.64%) Android
11 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.29%) ITIL
2 29 (18.47%) Migration
3 15 (9.55%) Information Security
4 13 (8.28%) Network Management
4 13 (8.28%) Change Control
5 11 (7.01%) Service Management
5 11 (7.01%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (6.37%) ITSM
6 10 (6.37%) Information Security Management
6 10 (6.37%) Security Management
6 10 (6.37%) ISMS
7 9 (5.73%) Load Balancing
7 9 (5.73%) Change Management
8 8 (5.10%) Project Management
8 8 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.10%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (4.46%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (4.46%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (4.46%) Programme Management
9 7 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.10%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.28%) Perl
3 12 (7.64%) PHP
4 10 (6.37%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.73%) SQL
6 7 (4.46%) Java
7 6 (3.82%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.18%) Ruby
8 5 (3.18%) Python
9 4 (2.55%) VBScript
10 3 (1.91%) C
10 3 (1.91%) C#
11 2 (1.27%) VB
11 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.27%) VB6
11 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.64%) R
12 1 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 55 (35.03%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (28.66%) CCNP
3 28 (17.83%) Degree
4 24 (15.29%) CCNA
5 17 (10.83%) JNCIP
5 17 (10.83%) JNCIE
6 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.10%) MCSE
7 8 (5.10%) CCIE
7 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
8 7 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.82%) RHCE
10 4 (2.55%) MCITP
11 3 (1.91%) CCDP
11 3 (1.91%) CISSP
12 2 (1.27%) MCP
12 2 (1.27%) CCSP
12 2 (1.27%) MCTS
13 1 (0.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 40 (25.48%) Active Directory
2 26 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.10%) vSphere
4 6 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.18%) KVM
6 4 (2.55%) NFS
6 4 (2.55%) Xen
7 3 (1.91%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.27%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.27%) Postfix
8 2 (1.27%) XenApp
8 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.64%) UAG
9 1 (0.64%) Docker
9 1 (0.64%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (7.01%) Nagios
2 9 (5.73%) OPNET
3 6 (3.82%) SCCM
3 6 (3.82%) Cacti
4 4 (2.55%) Munin
4 4 (2.55%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.91%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.27%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.64%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.64%) SCOM
7 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.64%) yum
Vendors
1 82 (52.23%) Cisco
2 59 (37.58%) Juniper
3 34 (21.66%) VMware
4 33 (21.02%) Microsoft
4 33 (21.02%) F5
5 31 (19.75%) CheckPoint
6 22 (14.01%) Riverbed
7 15 (9.55%) Citrix
8 11 (7.01%) SolarWinds
8 11 (7.01%) Fortinet
9 10 (6.37%) Red Hat
9 10 (6.37%) Mitel
10 8 (5.10%) SAP
11 7 (4.46%) Lotus
11 7 (4.46%) Foundry
12 6 (3.82%) HP
13 5 (3.18%) Oracle
13 5 (3.18%) Avaya
13 5 (3.18%) Blue Coat
14 4 (2.55%) Websense
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c50-70,000 + Massive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago