The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 173 207 249
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +42
Permanent jobs citing SSL 80 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.10% 0.55% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.46% 2.69% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 74 31 19
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
SSL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1466 1340 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.14% 20.43% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 996 1437
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SSL
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the East of England region.

SSL Salary Trend in the East of England

SSL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in the East of England

SSL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 28 £75,000 +130.76% 3
Bedfordshire +15 14 £50,000 +42.85%
Essex - 14 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -6 11 £40,000 - 4
Norfolk - 10 £30,000 -
Suffolk -2 3 £40,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 85 (62.96%) Firewall
2 73 (54.07%) VPN
3 69 (51.11%) Cisco
4 51 (37.78%) Finance
5 48 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (34.07%) TCP/IP
7 44 (32.59%) CCNP
8 43 (31.85%) Wireless
9 41 (30.37%) F5
10 39 (28.89%) Juniper
11 34 (25.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 34 (25.19%) HP
12 32 (23.70%) OSPF
12 32 (23.70%) Management Information System
13 31 (22.96%) BGP
13 31 (22.96%) Windows
13 31 (22.96%) Network Security
14 29 (21.48%) HSRP
14 29 (21.48%) RIP
14 29 (21.48%) EIGRP
15 28 (20.74%) Java
15 28 (20.74%) Change Management
15 28 (20.74%) PKI
16 27 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 26 (19.26%) MPLS
17 26 (19.26%) ITIL
18 25 (18.52%) SQL Server
19 24 (17.78%) Web Services
19 24 (17.78%) DWDM
19 24 (17.78%) HP NNM

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 23 (17.04%) WebSphere
1 23 (17.04%) WebSphere Application Server
1 23 (17.04%) WebLogic
2 21 (15.56%) MQSeries
3 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.67%) Apache
5 8 (5.93%) IIS
6 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.48%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.48%) CMS
9 2 (1.48%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.48%) iPlanet
9 2 (1.48%) nginx
9 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.48%) WordPress
10 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (16.30%) MS Office
2 20 (14.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (62.96%) Firewall
2 73 (54.07%) VPN
3 46 (34.07%) TCP/IP
4 43 (31.85%) Wireless
5 32 (23.70%) OSPF
6 31 (22.96%) BGP
6 31 (22.96%) Network Security
7 29 (21.48%) HSRP
7 29 (21.48%) RIP
7 29 (21.48%) EIGRP
8 26 (19.26%) MPLS
9 24 (17.78%) DWDM
10 23 (17.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (17.04%) HTTP
11 22 (16.30%) LAN
12 21 (15.56%) VLAN
12 21 (15.56%) IPsec
13 20 (14.81%) WAN
14 14 (10.37%) HTTPS
14 14 (10.37%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.56%) Relational Database
2 21 (15.56%) DB2
3 6 (4.44%) MySQL
4 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.74%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.74%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
General
1 51 (37.78%) Finance
2 22 (16.30%) Banking
3 11 (8.15%) Back Office
4 7 (5.19%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.48%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (28.15%) Network Engineer
2 31 (22.96%) Architect
3 18 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 16 (11.85%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (10.37%) Administrator
5 14 (10.37%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) Network Administrator
6 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Architect
7 11 (8.15%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Security Administrator
10 6 (4.44%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Senior Architect
11 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Test Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.78%) Web Services
2 21 (15.56%) RESTful
2 21 (15.56%) Spring
2 21 (15.56%) Application Packaging
2 21 (15.56%) XML
2 21 (15.56%) JMS
3 12 (8.89%) HTML
4 11 (8.15%) CSS
5 7 (5.19%) Middleware
6 5 (3.70%) .NET
7 3 (2.22%) jQuery
7 3 (2.22%) LAMP
7 3 (2.22%) JSON
8 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.48%) Ajax
8 2 (1.48%) REST
9 1 (0.74%) OAuth
9 1 (0.74%) WCF
9 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.74%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.70%) Management Information System
2 28 (20.74%) PKI
3 22 (16.30%) Open Source
4 11 (8.15%) SWIFT
5 9 (6.67%) FMCG
6 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.96%) Statistics
7 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.48%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.74%) LIMS
9 1 (0.74%) Clustering
9 1 (0.74%) Replication
9 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.74%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.96%) Windows
2 18 (13.33%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) UNIX
4 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.22%) CentOS
7 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.48%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) Solaris
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.74%) zOS
8 1 (0.74%) Debian
8 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (20.74%) Change Management
3 26 (19.26%) ITIL
4 24 (17.78%) Service Delivery
4 24 (17.78%) Network Management
5 20 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 20 (14.81%) PRINCE
5 20 (14.81%) Process Improvement
6 19 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (12.59%) Waterfall
8 13 (9.63%) Business Continuity
9 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.93%) UML
12 7 (5.19%) SOA
12 7 (5.19%) DoDAF
12 7 (5.19%) MODAF
12 7 (5.19%) Load Balancing
12 7 (5.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.74%) Java
2 18 (13.33%) SQL
3 11 (8.15%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 9 (6.67%) VBScript
6 6 (4.44%) PHP
7 5 (3.70%) Perl
8 4 (2.96%) Python
8 4 (2.96%) C++
8 4 (2.96%) C
9 3 (2.22%) C#
10 2 (1.48%) Ruby
10 2 (1.48%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.74%) Jython
Qualifications
1 48 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (32.59%) CCNP
3 13 (9.63%) CCNA
4 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 10 (7.41%) MCSA
6 6 (4.44%) Degree
7 4 (2.96%) CCSE
7 4 (2.96%) CCSA
7 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.22%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.48%) CISSP
9 2 (1.48%) ISEB
9 2 (1.48%) CCDP
10 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) MCSE
10 1 (0.74%) MCP
10 1 (0.74%) CCIE
10 1 (0.74%) CCSP
10 1 (0.74%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.30%) SLA
2 11 (8.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.15%) ISO 8583
3 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.96%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.22%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.48%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.48%) UAG
5 2 (1.48%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.74%) KVM
6 1 (0.74%) Corosync
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) Varnish
6 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.74%) Firmware
6 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.74%) Squid
6 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (17.78%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.48%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (1.48%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (1.48%) cPanel
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) Cacti
3 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.74%) Nagios
3 1 (0.74%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 69 (51.11%) Cisco
2 41 (30.37%) F5
3 39 (28.89%) Juniper
4 34 (25.19%) HP
5 27 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (17.04%) IBM
6 23 (17.04%) Oracle
7 21 (15.56%) TIBCO
8 14 (10.37%) VMware
9 12 (8.89%) CheckPoint
10 10 (7.41%) LogRhythm
11 6 (4.44%) Brocade
12 4 (2.96%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.96%) NetApp
12 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.96%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.96%) Splunk
12 4 (2.96%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.22%) Citrix
14 2 (1.48%) Websense
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago