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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 239 288 269
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -19
Permanent jobs citing SSL 81 38 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.32% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 2.13% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 48
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1944 1787 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 15.11% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1585 2031
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £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 19 September 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in the City of London

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 102 (58.29%) Firewall
2 81 (46.29%) DNS
3 66 (37.71%) Cisco
4 54 (30.86%) TCP/IP
5 52 (29.71%) WAN
5 52 (29.71%) Windows
6 51 (29.14%) HTTP
6 51 (29.14%) Finance
7 49 (28.00%) VPN
8 46 (26.29%) DHCP
9 45 (25.71%) Juniper
10 44 (25.14%) Load Balancing
10 44 (25.14%) F5
11 40 (22.86%) CheckPoint
11 40 (22.86%) Active Directory
12 38 (21.71%) LAN
13 37 (21.14%) VMware
14 34 (19.43%) Internet
15 33 (18.86%) Linux
16 32 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (17.14%) LDAP
17 30 (17.14%) EIGRP
18 29 (16.57%) Wireless
18 29 (16.57%) Cisco Certification
19 28 (16.00%) BGP
19 28 (16.00%) OSPF
19 28 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
20 26 (14.86%) SMTP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (14.29%) IIS
2 23 (13.14%) MS Exchange
3 19 (10.86%) WebSphere
4 17 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (7.43%) Apache
6 12 (6.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (5.71%) Tomcat
8 7 (4.00%) Lync
9 5 (2.86%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.86%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.29%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (2.29%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (2.29%) nginx
10 4 (2.29%) Node.js
11 3 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.71%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (1.14%) Confluence
12 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.71%) Summit
1 10 (5.71%) Front Arena
1 10 (5.71%) RMDS
1 10 (5.71%) 3000 Xtra
1 10 (5.71%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 10 (5.71%) Eikon
2 3 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) Office 365
2 4 (2.29%) Joyent
3 3 (1.71%) SaaS
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (58.29%) Firewall
2 81 (46.29%) DNS
3 54 (30.86%) TCP/IP
4 52 (29.71%) WAN
5 51 (29.14%) HTTP
6 49 (28.00%) VPN
7 46 (26.29%) DHCP
8 38 (21.71%) LAN
9 34 (19.43%) Internet
10 30 (17.14%) EIGRP
10 30 (17.14%) LDAP
11 29 (16.57%) Wireless
12 28 (16.00%) OSPF
12 28 (16.00%) BGP
13 26 (14.86%) SMTP
14 24 (13.71%) MPLS
15 23 (13.14%) SAN
15 23 (13.14%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (11.43%) TACACS
17 18 (10.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.57%) MySQL
3 9 (5.14%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.86%) MariaDB
6 5 (2.86%) Redis
7 4 (2.29%) Riak
7 4 (2.29%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) QlikView
9 1 (0.57%) Essbase
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.57%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.29%) JIRA
3 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.14%) Subversion
4 2 (1.14%) Hudson
5 1 (0.57%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.57%) Maven
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
5 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.57%) JBehave
5 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.57%) Ant
5 1 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 51 (29.14%) Finance
2 15 (8.57%) Law
3 12 (6.86%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.29%) Publishing
5 8 (4.57%) Banking
6 6 (3.43%) Marketing
7 5 (2.86%) Back Office
8 4 (2.29%) Retail
9 3 (1.71%) Electronics
9 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.71%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 69 (39.43%) Network Engineer
2 15 (8.57%) Analyst
3 14 (8.00%) Administrator
4 13 (7.43%) Developer
4 13 (7.43%) Security Engineer
5 12 (6.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (6.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (5.71%) Network Analyst
6 10 (5.71%) Account Manager
6 10 (5.71%) Technical Account Manager
6 10 (5.71%) Technical Manager
7 9 (5.14%) Senior Network Analyst
7 9 (5.14%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.14%) Architect
7 9 (5.14%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
9 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Team Leader
9 6 (3.43%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.71%) XML
2 23 (13.14%) SOAP
3 17 (9.71%) Middleware
4 14 (8.00%) Web Services
4 14 (8.00%) .NET
5 9 (5.14%) JMS
5 9 (5.14%) WSDL
5 9 (5.14%) HTML
6 8 (4.57%) REST
6 8 (4.57%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.00%) CSS
8 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (3.43%) WCF
8 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (3.43%) JSON
9 5 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.86%) MSMQ
10 3 (1.71%) Software Packaging
11 2 (1.14%) Flash
11 2 (1.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.86%) Clustering
3 17 (9.71%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.71%) Equities
4 10 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (5.14%) SecurID
5 9 (5.14%) PKI
6 6 (3.43%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.29%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.29%) Open Source
9 3 (1.71%) iPhone
9 3 (1.71%) DTV
9 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.57%) DataPower
11 1 (0.57%) iPad
11 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 52 (29.71%) Windows
2 33 (18.86%) Linux
3 28 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (13.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (12.57%) UNIX
6 12 (6.86%) Solaris
7 11 (6.29%) Mac OS
8 9 (5.14%) CentOS
8 9 (5.14%) AIX
9 8 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (3.43%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.29%) Debian
13 3 (1.71%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.57%) Android
15 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.14%) Load Balancing
2 26 (14.86%) ITIL
3 21 (12.00%) Migration
4 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.14%) Data Analysis
5 16 (9.14%) Network Management
6 14 (8.00%) UML
7 13 (7.43%) Information Security
7 13 (7.43%) Network Design
8 12 (6.86%) Capacity Management
9 11 (6.29%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (6.29%) ISMS
9 11 (6.29%) Scrum
9 11 (6.29%) Information Security Management
9 11 (6.29%) Security Management
9 11 (6.29%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.71%) OO
11 8 (4.57%) TOGAF
11 8 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (4.57%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.14%) SQL
2 17 (9.71%) Java
2 17 (9.71%) Perl
2 17 (9.71%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.57%) Ruby
3 15 (8.57%) C#
4 14 (8.00%) PHP
5 11 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.86%) C
9 4 (2.29%) Python
10 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.14%) VBScript
10 2 (1.14%) VB
10 2 (1.14%) VB6
11 1 (0.57%) ABAP
11 1 (0.57%) XQuery
11 1 (0.57%) XPath
11 1 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (16.57%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (14.29%) Degree
3 20 (11.43%) CCNP
4 18 (10.29%) CCNA
5 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.86%) JNCIP
6 12 (6.86%) JNCIE
7 6 (3.43%) JNCIS
8 5 (2.86%) BC Cleared
8 5 (2.86%) RHCE
8 5 (2.86%) CCSA
8 5 (2.86%) CCSE
8 5 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.86%) JNCIA
9 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.71%) MCSE
11 2 (1.14%) MCITP
12 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) QA
2 4 (2.29%) ISO 8583
3 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 26 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.43%) vSphere
4 11 (6.29%) NFS
5 9 (5.14%) DFS Replication
6 6 (3.43%) KVM
6 6 (3.43%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.29%) Xen
9 3 (1.71%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.14%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.14%) Squid
11 1 (0.57%) UAG
11 1 (0.57%) Varnish
11 1 (0.57%) Docker
11 1 (0.57%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 18 (10.29%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (8.57%) SCOM
3 13 (7.43%) HP NNM
4 12 (6.86%) WSUS
4 12 (6.86%) Nagios
5 7 (4.00%) Puppet
5 7 (4.00%) Cacti
6 6 (3.43%) ZABBIX
6 6 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.29%) SCCM
7 4 (2.29%) Munin
8 3 (1.71%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.57%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.57%) Ansible
10 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.57%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.57%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 66 (37.71%) Cisco
2 45 (25.71%) Juniper
3 44 (25.14%) F5
4 40 (22.86%) CheckPoint
5 37 (21.14%) VMware
6 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
7 23 (13.14%) Citrix
8 20 (11.43%) Oracle
9 17 (9.71%) HP
10 13 (7.43%) IBM
10 13 (7.43%) Red Hat
11 11 (6.29%) Mitel
12 10 (5.71%) ION Trading
12 10 (5.71%) Reuters
12 10 (5.71%) Bloomberg
12 10 (5.71%) Murex
12 10 (5.71%) Misys
12 10 (5.71%) SunGard
12 10 (5.71%) Riverbed
13 9 (5.14%) Veritas
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum £60k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + 7K On Call + Package
Posted: 15 days ago