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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 203 214 218
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing SSL 60 27 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.37% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.74% 1.74% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 51 26 59
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +15.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1604 1551 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.82% 21.50% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1249 1439
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Bedfordshire -2 18 £53,750 +27.97% 1
Suffolk +15 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire -4 15 £46,000 -5.64% 2
Hertfordshire -5 9 £35,000 +3.70%
Essex +6 3 £32,500 -34.67% 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 73 (64.60%) VPN
1 73 (64.60%) Firewall
2 62 (54.87%) Cisco
3 54 (47.79%) TCP/IP
4 46 (40.71%) Windows
5 43 (38.05%) CCNP
5 43 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (35.40%) Network Security
7 35 (30.97%) Wireless
7 35 (30.97%) Juniper
8 32 (28.32%) HP
9 31 (27.43%) OSPF
9 31 (27.43%) BGP
9 31 (27.43%) EIGRP
9 31 (27.43%) HTTP
10 29 (25.66%) CheckPoint
11 28 (24.78%) IIS
12 27 (23.89%) F5
13 26 (23.01%) MPLS
14 25 (22.12%) Finance
14 25 (22.12%) VMware
14 25 (22.12%) WAN
15 24 (21.24%) IPsec
15 24 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (20.35%) LAN
16 23 (20.35%) SQL
17 22 (19.47%) Linux
17 22 (19.47%) HSRP
18 21 (18.58%) Network Management
18 21 (18.58%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 28 (24.78%) IIS
2 21 (18.58%) Apache
3 20 (17.70%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
4 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (12.39%) SharePoint
6 8 (7.08%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.54%) Tuxedo
7 4 (3.54%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (3.54%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.54%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (3.54%) iPlanet
7 4 (3.54%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.54%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.54%) nginx
8 2 (1.77%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.77%) WordPress
8 2 (1.77%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.77%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (13.27%) MS Office
2 11 (9.73%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.88%) InDesign
4 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (64.60%) VPN
1 73 (64.60%) Firewall
2 54 (47.79%) TCP/IP
3 40 (35.40%) Network Security
4 35 (30.97%) Wireless
5 31 (27.43%) OSPF
5 31 (27.43%) BGP
5 31 (27.43%) EIGRP
5 31 (27.43%) HTTP
6 26 (23.01%) MPLS
7 25 (22.12%) WAN
8 24 (21.24%) IPsec
9 23 (20.35%) LAN
10 22 (19.47%) HSRP
11 20 (17.70%) DNS
12 19 (16.81%) DWDM
12 19 (16.81%) RIP
13 18 (15.93%) HTTPS
14 14 (12.39%) Internet
15 12 (10.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) MySQL
3 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.77%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.88%) DB2
6 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Subversion
1 13 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (3.54%) Bugzilla
2 4 (3.54%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.77%) Ant
3 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.77%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.77%) Maven
General
1 25 (22.12%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.19%) Retail
4 7 (6.19%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.54%) Back Office
6 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Military
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (36.28%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.04%) Security Engineer
3 16 (14.16%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (12.39%) Architect
5 13 (11.50%) Developer
5 13 (11.50%) Network Specialist
6 12 (10.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.31%) Administrator
8 6 (5.31%) Network Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Security Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Network Security Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.54%) Middleware Consultant
9 4 (3.54%) Consultant
10 3 (2.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) HTML
2 12 (10.62%) JSON
2 12 (10.62%) jQuery
3 9 (7.96%) .NET
3 9 (7.96%) CSS
4 7 (6.19%) Ajax
5 4 (3.54%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (3.54%) Middleware
5 4 (3.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (2.65%) WCF
6 3 (2.65%) HTML5
6 3 (2.65%) SAML
7 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.77%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.77%) Java EE
7 2 (1.77%) LAMP
7 2 (1.77%) Web Services
7 2 (1.77%) J2EE
7 2 (1.77%) OAuth
7 2 (1.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) PKI
2 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.96%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.31%) Replication
4 6 (5.31%) SecurID
5 5 (4.42%) LIMS
5 5 (4.42%) Informatics
6 4 (3.54%) Open Source
6 4 (3.54%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.77%) Firmware
7 2 (1.77%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.88%) Clustering
8 1 (0.88%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.71%) Windows
2 22 (19.47%) Linux
3 19 (16.81%) UNIX
4 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (10.62%) Windows 7
5 12 (10.62%) Windows Vista
5 12 (10.62%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.31%) Solaris
7 5 (4.42%) Debian
8 3 (2.65%) CentOS
8 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.88%) zOS
10 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) Network Management
2 18 (15.93%) Service Delivery
3 17 (15.04%) Change Management
4 16 (14.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (13.27%) ITIL
6 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2
6 11 (9.73%) PRINCE
6 11 (9.73%) Process Improvement
7 9 (7.96%) Load Balancing
7 9 (7.96%) UML
8 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.08%) Information Security
8 8 (7.08%) SIEM
8 8 (7.08%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (6.19%) TOGAF
9 7 (6.19%) Bioinformatics
9 7 (6.19%) DoDAF
9 7 (6.19%) MODAF
9 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
9 7 (6.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.35%) SQL
2 11 (9.73%) PHP
3 10 (8.85%) Java
4 9 (7.96%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.96%) Perl
5 7 (6.19%) C#
5 7 (6.19%) Python
6 4 (3.54%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.54%) Jython
7 3 (2.65%) C++
8 2 (1.77%) C
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
9 1 (0.88%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (38.05%) CCNP
1 43 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (15.93%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (11.50%) CCNA
4 13 (11.50%) MCSE
5 12 (10.62%) MCP
5 12 (10.62%) CCSP
5 12 (10.62%) CCIP
6 10 (8.85%) CCSA
6 10 (8.85%) CCSE
6 10 (8.85%) Degree
7 8 (7.08%) MCSA
8 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.42%) RHCE
9 2 (1.77%) CCIE
10 1 (0.88%) CISSP
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.88%) GIAC
10 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.04%) SLA
2 6 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.77%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.39%) Terminal Services
3 12 (10.62%) ISA Server
4 9 (7.96%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (7.96%) UAG
5 8 (7.08%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.54%) Corosync
6 4 (3.54%) Squid
6 4 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (15.93%) HP NNM
2 10 (8.85%) FortiGate
3 6 (5.31%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (4.42%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (3.54%) Puppet
5 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.65%) OpenView
6 3 (2.65%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.65%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.88%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.88%) Cacti
7 1 (0.88%) Nagios
7 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 62 (54.87%) Cisco
2 35 (30.97%) Juniper
3 32 (28.32%) HP
4 29 (25.66%) CheckPoint
5 27 (23.89%) F5
6 25 (22.12%) VMware
7 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
8 10 (8.85%) Sourcefire
9 8 (7.08%) Oracle
10 7 (6.19%) Fortinet
10 7 (6.19%) Red Hat
10 7 (6.19%) McAfee
11 6 (5.31%) Fujitsu
11 6 (5.31%) TippingPoint
12 5 (4.42%) Aruba
13 4 (3.54%) Riverbed
13 4 (3.54%) JBoss
13 4 (3.54%) IBM
13 4 (3.54%) Sun
14 3 (2.65%) Compuware
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago