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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 214 229 282
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +53
Permanent jobs citing SSL 97 84 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.81% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 5.27% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92 77 29
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £39,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
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
1958 1593 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.82% 15.34% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1343 2020
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 27 February 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 February 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.

1 105 (64.81%) Firewall
2 100 (61.73%) VPN
3 92 (56.79%) Cisco
4 64 (39.51%) TCP/IP
5 63 (38.89%) Juniper
5 63 (38.89%) Windows
6 61 (37.65%) OSPF
7 58 (35.80%) Cisco Certification
8 57 (35.19%) WAN
9 56 (34.57%) BGP
10 52 (32.10%) LAN
10 52 (32.10%) Wireless
11 47 (29.01%) MPLS
12 46 (28.40%) Finance
12 46 (28.40%) EIGRP
13 45 (27.78%) CCNP
13 45 (27.78%) Linux
14 43 (26.54%) ITIL
15 38 (23.46%) IPsec
16 37 (22.84%) CheckPoint
17 34 (20.99%) DNS
17 34 (20.99%) F5
18 33 (20.37%) Microsoft
18 33 (20.37%) Active Directory
19 31 (19.14%) CCNA
19 31 (19.14%) Network Security
20 29 (17.90%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (17.90%) VMware
21 28 (17.28%) Cisco IOS
22 27 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (11.73%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.64%) Lync
3 14 (8.64%) IIS
4 10 (6.17%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.70%) IBM Notes
8 5 (3.09%) Apache
8 5 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.23%) JBoss
11 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.62%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.56%) IaaS
2 6 (3.70%) Office 365
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 105 (64.81%) Firewall
2 100 (61.73%) VPN
3 64 (39.51%) TCP/IP
4 61 (37.65%) OSPF
5 57 (35.19%) WAN
6 56 (34.57%) BGP
7 52 (32.10%) LAN
7 52 (32.10%) Wireless
8 47 (29.01%) MPLS
9 46 (28.40%) EIGRP
10 38 (23.46%) IPsec
11 34 (20.99%) DNS
12 31 (19.14%) Network Security
13 28 (17.28%) Cisco IOS
14 27 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (15.43%) VLAN
16 24 (14.81%) HSRP
17 20 (12.35%) Ethernet
18 19 (11.73%) Cisco Nexus
19 18 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.09%) MySQL
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.62%) Riak
7 1 (0.62%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (0.62%) QlikView
7 1 (0.62%) DB2
7 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.62%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) JUnit
1 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.23%) Maven
1 2 (1.23%) JIRA
1 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.23%) JProfiler
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.23%) YourKit
General
1 46 (28.40%) Finance
2 20 (12.35%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.64%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.94%) Electronics
4 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.94%) Marketing
5 6 (3.70%) Law
6 3 (1.85%) Back Office
6 3 (1.85%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.23%) Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 76 (46.91%) Network Engineer
2 20 (12.35%) Support Engineer
2 20 (12.35%) Security Engineer
3 18 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (8.02%) Consultant
6 12 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 12 (7.41%) Network Support
7 11 (6.79%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.56%) Analyst
8 9 (5.56%) Administrator
9 6 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Architect
9 6 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Sales Consultant
9 6 (3.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 6 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Senior Network Support
9 6 (3.70%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.17%) SOAP
1 10 (6.17%) XMPP
2 9 (5.56%) .NET
3 7 (4.32%) XML
4 4 (2.47%) XSD
4 4 (2.47%) SAML
4 4 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.23%) Middleware
5 2 (1.23%) WinForms
5 2 (1.23%) Spring
5 2 (1.23%) HTML
5 2 (1.23%) JAXB
5 2 (1.23%) J2EE
5 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.23%) CSS
5 2 (1.23%) Servlets
5 2 (1.23%) Java EE
5 2 (1.23%) JSON
5 2 (1.23%) jQuery
5 2 (1.23%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.17%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.17%) Clustering
3 9 (5.56%) DTV
4 7 (4.32%) PKI
5 6 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.47%) iSeries
8 3 (1.85%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.85%) SecurID
9 2 (1.23%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.23%) Social Media
9 2 (1.23%) iPad
9 2 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.23%) User Experience
10 1 (0.62%) IPTV
10 1 (0.62%) New Media
10 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.89%) Windows
2 45 (27.78%) Linux
3 22 (13.58%) UNIX
4 20 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 9 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.09%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.09%) CentOS
10 4 (2.47%) zOS
11 3 (1.85%) Solaris
12 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.62%) AIX
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.54%) ITIL
2 22 (13.58%) Migration
3 15 (9.26%) Network Management
4 13 (8.02%) Load Balancing
4 13 (8.02%) Service Management
5 12 (7.41%) ITSM
6 11 (6.79%) Change Control
7 10 (6.17%) Project Management
7 10 (6.17%) Information Security
8 9 (5.56%) Change Management
8 9 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (4.94%) Programme Management
9 8 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (4.32%) Network Design
10 7 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.32%) Validation
11 6 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.49%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.79%) Perl
3 8 (4.94%) SQL
4 7 (4.32%) Java
5 5 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.09%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.09%) Python
6 4 (2.47%) PHP
6 4 (2.47%) VBScript
7 3 (1.85%) C
7 3 (1.85%) C#
8 2 (1.23%) VB
8 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.23%) VB6
9 1 (0.62%) Ruby
9 1 (0.62%) R
9 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 58 (35.80%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (27.78%) CCNP
3 31 (19.14%) CCNA
4 25 (15.43%) Degree
5 17 (10.49%) JNCIP
5 17 (10.49%) JNCIE
6 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (4.94%) MCSE
8 7 (4.32%) CCIE
9 4 (2.47%) CISSP
9 4 (2.47%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.85%) RHCE
10 3 (1.85%) MCITP
10 3 (1.85%) CCDA
10 3 (1.85%) CCDP
10 3 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.23%) MCP
11 2 (1.23%) CCSP
12 1 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 33 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.47%) vSphere
4 3 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.23%) KVM
5 2 (1.23%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.23%) Postfix
5 2 (1.23%) XenApp
5 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.62%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.62%) Xen
6 1 (0.62%) UAG
6 1 (0.62%) RHEV
6 1 (0.62%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (10.49%) OPNET
2 7 (4.32%) SCCM
3 4 (2.47%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.47%) Nagios
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco IPCC
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.85%) Cacti
4 3 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.23%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.62%) yum
6 1 (0.62%) Puppet
6 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.62%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.62%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 92 (56.79%) Cisco
2 63 (38.89%) Juniper
3 37 (22.84%) CheckPoint
4 34 (20.99%) F5
5 33 (20.37%) Microsoft
6 29 (17.90%) VMware
7 27 (16.67%) Riverbed
8 17 (10.49%) SolarWinds
9 15 (9.26%) Fortinet
10 14 (8.64%) Citrix
11 9 (5.56%) Avaya
11 9 (5.56%) Red Hat
12 8 (4.94%) SAP
13 7 (4.32%) Foundry
14 6 (3.70%) Ipanema Technologies
14 6 (3.70%) HP
14 6 (3.70%) McAfee
14 6 (3.70%) Lotus
15 5 (3.09%) Nokia
15 5 (3.09%) BT
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