The first table below looks at the demand for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 357 398 372
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -26
Permanent jobs citing SSL 787 594 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 3.17% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 549 512 545
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19095 18728 19890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.57% 18.38% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15425 15169 16656
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
UK

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

SSL
Salary Trend in England

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

SSL Salary Trend in England

SSL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in England

SSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
London +39 347 £52,500 - 37
South East +13 192 £42,500 +6.25% 22
East of England +18 59 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East Midlands +20 57 £45,000 +20.00% 4
South West +20 37 £45,000 -18.18% 3
North West -29 36 £42,500 - 4
West Midlands +13 29 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Yorkshire -41 28 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Midlands +14 1 £55,500 +30.58%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 682 (44.66%) Firewall
2 613 (40.14%) DNS
3 594 (38.90%) Windows
4 578 (37.85%) TCP/IP
5 564 (36.94%) VPN
6 543 (35.56%) Cisco
7 521 (34.12%) Linux
8 454 (29.73%) HTTP
9 372 (24.36%) Juniper
10 347 (22.72%) VMware
11 346 (22.66%) Finance
12 298 (19.52%) Microsoft
13 283 (18.53%) CheckPoint
14 278 (18.21%) WAN
15 276 (18.07%) Active Directory
15 276 (18.07%) Load Balancing
16 271 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 261 (17.09%) Internet
18 251 (16.44%) SQL
19 246 (16.11%) Windows Server 2008
20 244 (15.98%) LDAP
21 236 (15.46%) Java
21 236 (15.46%) Cisco Certification
22 235 (15.39%) LAN
23 234 (15.32%) SMTP
23 234 (15.32%) Apache
24 223 (14.60%) Network Security
25 220 (14.41%) F5
26 218 (14.28%) IPsec
27 211 (13.82%) UNIX

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 234 (15.32%) Apache
2 194 (12.70%) IIS
3 177 (11.59%) MS Exchange
4 159 (10.41%) Tomcat
5 124 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 120 (7.86%) WebSphere
7 92 (6.02%) SharePoint
8 61 (3.99%) Lync
9 60 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 52 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
11 45 (2.95%) WebLogic
12 41 (2.69%) nginx
12 41 (2.69%) Drupal
13 39 (2.55%) CMS
14 34 (2.23%) WordPress
15 32 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
16 28 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
17 21 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 19 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 142 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 100 (6.55%) MS Office
3 39 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.44%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.46%) MS Project
5 7 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.065%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 25 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 21 (1.38%) Magento
3 10 (0.65%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (0.65%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (0.65%) Eikon
3 10 (0.65%) Front Arena
3 10 (0.65%) RMDS
3 10 (0.65%) Summit
4 9 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.26%) SunGard AvantGard
6 3 (0.20%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.065%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.39%) SaaS
2 36 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (1.44%) Office 365
5 20 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (1.24%) Amazon S3
7 16 (1.05%) GitHub
8 15 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.46%) IaaS
11 5 (0.33%) PaaS
12 4 (0.26%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
14 2 (0.13%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.065%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.065%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.065%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 682 (44.66%) Firewall
2 613 (40.14%) DNS
3 578 (37.85%) TCP/IP
4 564 (36.94%) VPN
5 454 (29.73%) HTTP
6 278 (18.21%) WAN
7 261 (17.09%) Internet
8 244 (15.98%) LDAP
9 235 (15.39%) LAN
10 234 (15.32%) SMTP
11 223 (14.60%) Network Security
12 218 (14.28%) IPsec
13 209 (13.69%) DHCP
14 186 (12.18%) BGP
15 164 (10.74%) Cisco ASA
16 161 (10.54%) OSPF
17 156 (10.22%) SAN
18 144 (9.43%) EIGRP
19 122 (7.99%) TACACS
20 119 (7.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (13.29%) MySQL
2 156 (10.22%) SQL Server
3 56 (3.67%) Relational Database
4 55 (3.60%) MongoDB
5 44 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (2.69%) Oracle Database
7 37 (2.42%) NoSQL
8 30 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 28 (1.83%) Redis
10 27 (1.77%) MariaDB
11 24 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (1.44%) DB2
13 14 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (0.59%) OLTP
17 8 (0.52%) Big Data
17 8 (0.52%) Informix
Development Applications
1 112 (7.33%) Subversion
2 77 (5.04%) Git (software)
3 64 (4.19%) Eclipse
4 63 (4.13%) Jenkins
5 62 (4.06%) Hudson
6 60 (3.93%) JDeveloper
7 35 (2.29%) JIRA
8 32 (2.10%) Maven
9 25 (1.64%) Xcode
10 23 (1.51%) Ant
11 14 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 12 (0.79%) JUnit
12 12 (0.79%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.72%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
15 7 (0.46%) JProfiler
15 7 (0.46%) Mercurial
15 7 (0.46%) YourKit
16 6 (0.39%) Selenium
16 6 (0.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 346 (22.66%) Finance
2 85 (5.57%) Telecoms
3 61 (3.99%) Retail
4 59 (3.86%) Banking
5 54 (3.54%) Games
6 36 (2.36%) Advertising
6 36 (2.36%) Law
7 32 (2.10%) Publishing
8 23 (1.51%) Marketing
9 20 (1.31%) Military
10 13 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.72%) Legal
12 9 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.59%) Back Office
13 7 (0.46%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.26%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.26%) French Language
15 4 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 287 (18.80%) Network Engineer
2 151 (9.89%) Developer
3 139 (9.10%) Analyst
4 138 (9.04%) Security Engineer
5 137 (8.97%) Administrator
6 121 (7.92%) Software Engineer
7 98 (6.42%) Support Engineer
8 94 (6.16%) Consultant
9 82 (5.37%) Network Security Engineer
10 67 (4.39%) Senior Network Engineer
11 66 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 59 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
13 58 (3.80%) Systems Administrator
14 54 (3.54%) Architect
15 52 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
16 44 (2.88%) Firewall Engineer
17 43 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support
18 41 (2.69%) Technical Support
18 41 (2.69%) Network Analyst
19 35 (2.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (11.46%) HTML
2 170 (11.13%) XML
3 159 (10.41%) CSS
4 124 (8.12%) Web Services
5 123 (8.06%) Middleware
6 109 (7.14%) SOAP
7 76 (4.98%) .NET
8 72 (4.72%) J2EE
9 69 (4.52%) HTML5
10 63 (4.13%) LAMP
11 61 (3.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 56 (3.67%) jQuery
13 54 (3.54%) Ajax
13 54 (3.54%) CSS3
14 45 (2.95%) ASP.NET
15 43 (2.82%) JSON
16 42 (2.75%) REST
17 38 (2.49%) XSD
17 38 (2.49%) MSMQ
18 36 (2.36%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.07%) Clustering
2 101 (6.61%) Management Information System
3 64 (4.19%) PKI
4 61 (3.99%) Computer Science
5 54 (3.54%) SecurID
6 53 (3.47%) Open Source
7 49 (3.21%) Blackberry
8 28 (1.83%) Cryptography
9 27 (1.77%) Firmware
10 25 (1.64%) Replication
10 25 (1.64%) iPhone
11 24 (1.57%) EMV
12 23 (1.51%) Client/Server
13 19 (1.24%) Thin Client
13 19 (1.24%) Fat Client
14 18 (1.18%) iPad
14 18 (1.18%) Mobile App
15 16 (1.05%) EFT
16 14 (0.92%) Mainframe
16 14 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 594 (38.90%) Windows
2 521 (34.12%) Linux
3 246 (16.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 211 (13.82%) UNIX
5 143 (9.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 123 (8.06%) Windows 7
7 109 (7.14%) CentOS
8 88 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 83 (5.44%) Windows XP
10 73 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 60 (3.93%) Solaris
12 54 (3.54%) AIX
13 44 (2.88%) Windows Vista
14 31 (2.03%) Embedded Linux
15 30 (1.96%) Android
16 27 (1.77%) Windows 8
17 26 (1.70%) Apple iOS
18 23 (1.51%) Ubuntu
19 19 (1.24%) Debian
20 14 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (18.07%) Load Balancing
2 191 (12.51%) ITIL
3 128 (8.38%) Software Engineering
4 119 (7.79%) Network Management
5 100 (6.55%) SOA
6 91 (5.96%) E-Commerce
7 89 (5.83%) Service Management
8 88 (5.76%) Change Management
9 87 (5.70%) Network Design
10 77 (5.04%) Scrum
11 76 (4.98%) Information Security
11 76 (4.98%) MVC
12 74 (4.85%) Project Management
13 72 (4.72%) Configuration Management
13 72 (4.72%) DevOps
14 65 (4.26%) Service Delivery
15 61 (3.99%) Capacity Management
16 60 (3.93%) BPEL
17 59 (3.86%) Incident Management
18 58 (3.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 251 (16.44%) SQL
2 236 (15.46%) Java
3 155 (10.15%) JavaScript
4 137 (8.97%) Perl
5 118 (7.73%) PHP
6 87 (5.70%) C#
7 85 (5.57%) PowerShell
8 72 (4.72%) C
9 70 (4.58%) Python
9 70 (4.58%) Bash Shell
10 66 (4.32%) Ruby
11 63 (4.13%) Shell Script
11 63 (4.13%) C++
12 28 (1.83%) T-SQL
13 25 (1.64%) Objective-C
14 18 (1.18%) ActionScript
15 16 (1.05%) Scala
16 14 (0.92%) Embedded C++
16 14 (0.92%) ABAP
17 13 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 236 (15.46%) Cisco Certification
2 176 (11.53%) Degree
3 173 (11.33%) CCNP
4 140 (9.17%) CCNA
5 118 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 118 (7.73%) Security Cleared
6 74 (4.85%) MCSE
7 55 (3.60%) CISSP
8 42 (2.75%) CCSA
9 39 (2.55%) CCSE
10 38 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 38 (2.49%) MCITP
11 35 (2.29%) MCP
12 34 (2.23%) SC Cleared
13 32 (2.10%) CCIE
13 32 (2.10%) CCSP
13 32 (2.10%) JNCIA
14 23 (1.51%) MCSA
15 21 (1.38%) MCTS
16 19 (1.24%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (5.44%) SLA
2 34 (2.23%) QA
3 33 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 31 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 25 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.52%) COBIT
7 5 (0.33%) COSO
8 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.26%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.13%) BS7799
10 1 (0.065%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.065%) WCAG
10 1 (0.065%) WAI
System Software
1 276 (18.07%) Active Directory
2 271 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (8.58%) Hyper-V
4 93 (6.09%) vSphere
5 51 (3.34%) UAG
6 42 (2.75%) VMware ESX
7 37 (2.42%) Forefront TMG
8 36 (2.36%) NFS
9 34 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
10 32 (2.10%) Terminal Services
11 29 (1.90%) ProxySG
12 26 (1.70%) ISA Server
13 22 (1.44%) KVM
14 18 (1.18%) XenApp
15 16 (1.05%) vCloud
16 14 (0.92%) Varnish
16 14 (0.92%) Snort
17 13 (0.85%) DFS Replication
18 11 (0.72%) Xen
19 10 (0.65%) Squid
Systems Management
1 89 (5.83%) Puppet
2 78 (5.11%) CiscoWorks
3 76 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (4.78%) HP NNM
5 68 (4.45%) WSUS
6 54 (3.54%) SCOM
7 51 (3.34%) Backup Exec
8 39 (2.55%) Cacti
9 35 (2.29%) Nagios
10 34 (2.23%) SCCM
11 27 (1.77%) Tivoli
12 26 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
12 26 (1.70%) FortiGate
13 20 (1.31%) Plesk
14 19 (1.24%) Vagrant
15 18 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
16 14 (0.92%) Zenoss
17 10 (0.65%) Nessus
17 10 (0.65%) OpenView
18 9 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 543 (35.56%) Cisco
2 372 (24.36%) Juniper
3 347 (22.72%) VMware
4 298 (19.52%) Microsoft
5 283 (18.53%) CheckPoint
6 220 (14.41%) F5
7 175 (11.46%) HP
8 158 (10.35%) Oracle
9 122 (7.99%) Red Hat
10 120 (7.86%) Citrix
11 96 (6.29%) Blue Coat
12 71 (4.65%) IBM
13 56 (3.67%) Symantec
14 54 (3.54%) JBoss
15 47 (3.08%) McAfee
16 46 (3.01%) LogRhythm
17 41 (2.69%) Dell
18 38 (2.49%) Fortinet
19 37 (2.42%) Sophos
20 33 (2.16%) EMC
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60k plus + bonus + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60 + plus bonus and package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Drayton, Middlesex
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +great bens and opportunity
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago