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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 247 232 266
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs citing SSL 50 94 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.79% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.81% 4.66% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 59
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £45,400
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1311 2017 1874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.74% 16.96% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1695 1649
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 62 (62.00%) Firewall
2 53 (53.00%) Finance
3 50 (50.00%) VPN
4 46 (46.00%) Cisco
5 36 (36.00%) Data Centre
6 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
7 30 (30.00%) CheckPoint
8 28 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (27.00%) Juniper
10 26 (26.00%) SQL
11 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 23 (23.00%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
14 21 (21.00%) Windows
15 20 (20.00%) HTTP
15 20 (20.00%) LAN
15 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (19.00%) IPsec
16 19 (19.00%) Linux
17 18 (18.00%) OSPF
17 18 (18.00%) BGP
17 18 (18.00%) F5
18 17 (17.00%) Network Security
19 16 (16.00%) DNS
19 16 (16.00%) UNIX
20 15 (15.00%) Web Services
20 15 (15.00%) XML
20 15 (15.00%) C#
20 15 (15.00%) CCNP
20 15 (15.00%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.00%) IIS
3 6 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.00%) Apache
5 4 (4.00%) JBoss
5 4 (4.00%) Lightstreamer
5 4 (4.00%) nginx
6 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.00%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.00%) Drupal
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.00%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.00%) Office 365
4 2 (2.00%) IaaS
4 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.00%) SaaS
4 2 (2.00%) PaaS
4 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.00%) Datadog
4 2 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.00%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.00%) CodePlex
5 1 (1.00%) Heroku
5 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 62 (62.00%) Firewall
2 50 (50.00%) VPN
3 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
4 28 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (20.00%) HTTP
5 20 (20.00%) LAN
6 19 (19.00%) IPsec
7 18 (18.00%) OSPF
7 18 (18.00%) BGP
8 17 (17.00%) Network Security
9 16 (16.00%) DNS
10 15 (15.00%) Wireless
10 15 (15.00%) HSRP
11 14 (14.00%) WAN
12 12 (12.00%) MPLS
12 12 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (11.00%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (11.00%) EIGRP
14 9 (9.00%) SSH
14 9 (9.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) MySQL
3 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.00%) HBase
5 2 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.00%) DB2
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Subversion
2 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.00%) JIRA
5 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.00%) Hudson
5 1 (1.00%) MSBuild
General
1 53 (53.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.00%) Banking
2 11 (11.00%) Multimedia
3 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.00%) Developer
3 10 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Security Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Network Manager
7 5 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Development Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
7 5 (5.00%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Chief Information Officer
7 5 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Network Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) Web Services
1 15 (15.00%) XML
2 14 (14.00%) .NET
3 10 (10.00%) HTML
4 9 (9.00%) SOAP
5 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.00%) CSS
6 6 (6.00%) Middleware
7 5 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (5.00%) WCF
7 5 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (4.00%) HTML5
8 4 (4.00%) Apache Flex
8 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.00%) REST
9 2 (2.00%) WebSockets
9 2 (2.00%) Play Framework
10 1 (1.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.00%) User Experience
3 5 (5.00%) Clustering
4 3 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.00%) IVR
5 2 (2.00%) DTV
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) CESG
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) RMADS
6 1 (1.00%) Social Media
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Windows
2 19 (19.00%) Linux
3 16 (16.00%) UNIX
4 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.00%) CentOS
7 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.00%) Debian
8 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 15 (15.00%) Network Design
3 14 (14.00%) Change Management
4 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (9.00%) TDD
6 8 (8.00%) ITIL
6 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.00%) DevOps
8 6 (6.00%) MVC
8 6 (6.00%) UML
8 6 (6.00%) Project Management
8 6 (6.00%) Release Management
8 6 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.00%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.00%) SOA
9 5 (5.00%) OO
9 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.00%) SQL
2 15 (15.00%) C#
3 14 (14.00%) Java
4 10 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.00%) Perl
7 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.00%) C
8 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.00%) C++
8 5 (5.00%) VB
9 4 (4.00%) Python
10 2 (2.00%) Scala
10 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.00%) PHP
11 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.00%) Delphi
11 1 (1.00%) VBScript
11 1 (1.00%) Ruby
11 1 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.00%) CCNP
2 15 (15.00%) CCNA
3 5 (5.00%) JNCIP
3 5 (5.00%) JNCIE
3 5 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.00%) CCSA
4 2 (2.00%) CISSP
4 2 (2.00%) MCSE
4 2 (2.00%) CCSP
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.00%) SSCP
5 1 (1.00%) CISM
5 1 (1.00%) CCDA
5 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 5 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.00%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.00%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.00%) Xen
5 2 (2.00%) NFS
5 2 (2.00%) iptables
5 2 (2.00%) vCloud
5 2 (2.00%) KVM
6 1 (1.00%) Docker
6 1 (1.00%) LXC
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
6 1 (1.00%) OpenSSH
6 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.00%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.00%) Samba
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Puppet
1 7 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (5.00%) Nagios
3 4 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (2.00%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.00%) Ansible
6 1 (1.00%) cPanel
6 1 (1.00%) Cacti
6 1 (1.00%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Cisco
2 30 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 27 (27.00%) Juniper
4 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (18.00%) F5
6 15 (15.00%) Blue Coat
7 12 (12.00%) Citrix
8 11 (11.00%) VMware
9 7 (7.00%) Oracle
10 6 (6.00%) IBM
10 6 (6.00%) Nortel
11 5 (5.00%) Nokia
11 5 (5.00%) Adobe
11 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.00%) WorldPay
12 4 (4.00%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.00%) HP
12 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.00%) EMC
13 3 (3.00%) SAP
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Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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