The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 363 405 396
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Permanent jobs citing SSL 727 574 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 3.28% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 611 446 422
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
SSL
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19146 17475 20892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.95% 17.38% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15297 14207 17174
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +32 289 £47,500 -5.00% 18
South East +27 224 £42,000 -16.00% 15
South West +22 57 £50,000 +17.64% 7
East of England +11 57 £46,000 +18.70% 2
Yorkshire -10 39 £40,000 -5.88% 7
North West -20 33 £40,000 -20.00% 13
West Midlands -11 20 £65,000 +170.83% 1
East Midlands -8 3 £55,000 +46.66% 1
North East - 3 £60,000 -
Midlands +6 2 £56,250 - 1
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 699 (45.90%) Firewall
2 655 (43.01%) Windows
3 609 (39.99%) Linux
4 599 (39.33%) VPN
5 588 (38.61%) TCP/IP
6 568 (37.29%) Cisco
7 545 (35.78%) DNS
8 434 (28.50%) VMware
9 388 (25.48%) HTTP
10 351 (23.05%) Juniper
11 333 (21.86%) Cisco Certification
12 317 (20.81%) Finance
13 301 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 270 (17.73%) IPsec
15 262 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
16 259 (17.01%) Active Directory
16 259 (17.01%) SQL
17 257 (16.87%) BGP
18 246 (16.15%) WAN
19 242 (15.89%) Microsoft
20 238 (15.63%) Apache
21 234 (15.36%) CCNP
22 231 (15.17%) Network Security
23 230 (15.10%) MySQL
24 222 (14.58%) CheckPoint
25 221 (14.51%) OSPF
26 218 (14.31%) Java
26 218 (14.31%) F5
27 216 (14.18%) IIS
28 212 (13.92%) ITIL

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 238 (15.63%) Apache
2 216 (14.18%) IIS
3 150 (9.85%) MS Exchange
4 139 (9.13%) Tomcat
5 103 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 85 (5.58%) WebSphere
7 68 (4.46%) Lync
8 60 (3.94%) WebLogic
9 51 (3.35%) nginx
10 46 (3.02%) JBoss
11 42 (2.76%) SharePoint
12 39 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
13 36 (2.36%) Drupal
14 33 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
15 32 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
16 27 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
17 25 (1.64%) CMS
18 24 (1.58%) K2 blackpearl
19 21 (1.38%) WordPress
20 19 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 132 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 60 (3.94%) MS Office
3 28 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.85%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.53%) MS Project
6 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.066%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (1.58%) Magento
2 11 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.66%) Eikon
3 10 (0.66%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (0.66%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (0.66%) Summit
3 10 (0.66%) Front Arena
3 10 (0.66%) RMDS
4 3 (0.20%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.20%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.066%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.95%) SaaS
2 29 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.31%) Office 365
5 18 (1.18%) IaaS
5 18 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (1.05%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (0.53%) PaaS
9 5 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.33%) GitHub
10 4 (0.26%) Joyent
11 2 (0.13%) Route 53
11 2 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.066%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.066%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.066%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.066%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.066%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.066%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 699 (45.90%) Firewall
2 599 (39.33%) VPN
3 588 (38.61%) TCP/IP
4 545 (35.78%) DNS
5 388 (25.48%) HTTP
6 270 (17.73%) IPsec
7 257 (16.87%) BGP
8 246 (16.15%) WAN
9 231 (15.17%) Network Security
10 221 (14.51%) OSPF
11 210 (13.79%) LDAP
12 195 (12.80%) MPLS
13 185 (12.15%) LAN
13 185 (12.15%) DHCP
14 168 (11.03%) SMTP
15 165 (10.83%) SAN
16 159 (10.44%) Wireless
17 152 (9.98%) EIGRP
18 144 (9.46%) Internet
19 131 (8.60%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (15.10%) MySQL
2 172 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 62 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 52 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 49 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (3.22%) MongoDB
6 39 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 38 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 28 (1.84%) Redis
8 28 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (1.71%) MariaDB
10 22 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (1.31%) DB2
12 15 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (0.92%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 75 (4.92%) Subversion
2 74 (4.86%) Git (software)
3 59 (3.87%) Jenkins
4 47 (3.09%) Eclipse
5 41 (2.69%) Hudson
6 40 (2.63%) JDeveloper
7 32 (2.10%) JIRA
8 30 (1.97%) Maven
9 17 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
10 16 (1.05%) Ant
11 13 (0.85%) Visual Studio
11 13 (0.85%) YourKit
11 13 (0.85%) JProfiler
12 11 (0.72%) Xcode
13 7 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (0.39%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.39%) JMeter
15 5 (0.33%) Bugzilla
15 5 (0.33%) JUnit
15 5 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 317 (20.81%) Finance
2 107 (7.03%) Telecoms
3 87 (5.71%) Banking
4 43 (2.82%) Retail
5 33 (2.17%) Marketing
6 29 (1.90%) Advertising
7 28 (1.84%) Games
8 20 (1.31%) Back Office
9 19 (1.25%) Publishing
10 17 (1.12%) Law
10 17 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.98%) Military
12 13 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.79%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.46%) Front Office
14 7 (0.46%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.39%) Legal
16 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.20%) Billing
17 3 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 397 (26.07%) Network Engineer
2 164 (10.77%) Developer
3 142 (9.32%) Analyst
4 127 (8.34%) Security Engineer
5 114 (7.49%) Support Engineer
6 102 (6.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 94 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 92 (6.04%) Administrator
9 86 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 79 (5.19%) Architect
11 72 (4.73%) Software Engineer
12 70 (4.60%) Consultant
13 64 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
14 58 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
15 44 (2.89%) Linux Engineer
16 42 (2.76%) Linux Administrator
16 42 (2.76%) 3rd Line Support
17 40 (2.63%) Support Analyst
17 40 (2.63%) Network Support
18 37 (2.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (9.85%) XML
2 145 (9.52%) HTML
3 131 (8.60%) Web Services
4 119 (7.81%) CSS
5 116 (7.62%) .NET
6 105 (6.89%) Middleware
7 79 (5.19%) SOAP
8 72 (4.73%) ASP.NET
9 65 (4.27%) REST
10 59 (3.87%) LAMP
11 57 (3.74%) HTML5
12 53 (3.48%) J2EE
13 48 (3.15%) MSMQ
14 45 (2.95%) jQuery
15 41 (2.69%) Ajax
15 41 (2.69%) CSS3
16 40 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
17 38 (2.50%) JSON
17 38 (2.50%) WCF
17 38 (2.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 120 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (6.50%) Management Information System
2 99 (6.50%) Clustering
3 98 (6.43%) PKI
4 67 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 67 (4.40%) Open Source
5 55 (3.61%) Blackberry
6 30 (1.97%) User Experience
6 30 (1.97%) SecurID
7 23 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
8 18 (1.18%) Cryptography
9 16 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 14 (0.92%) Replication
11 13 (0.85%) Mainframe
11 13 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
12 11 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (0.72%) IPTV
13 10 (0.66%) Equities
13 10 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.59%) STB
Operating Systems
1 655 (43.01%) Windows
2 609 (39.99%) Linux
3 262 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 184 (12.08%) UNIX
5 175 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 149 (9.78%) CentOS
7 119 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 103 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 74 (4.86%) Windows 7
10 56 (3.68%) Solaris
11 53 (3.48%) Windows XP
12 44 (2.89%) AIX
13 32 (2.10%) Windows Vista
14 26 (1.71%) Mac OS
15 17 (1.12%) zOS
16 15 (0.98%) Windows 8
17 14 (0.92%) Apple iOS
17 14 (0.92%) Ubuntu
18 13 (0.85%) HPUX
19 12 (0.79%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (13.92%) ITIL
2 173 (11.36%) Load Balancing
3 159 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (6.83%) SOA
5 98 (6.43%) Information Security
6 95 (6.24%) Network Management
7 93 (6.11%) Software Engineering
8 89 (5.84%) Change Management
9 85 (5.58%) E-Commerce
10 84 (5.52%) MVC
11 80 (5.25%) Service Management
12 71 (4.66%) Scrum
13 70 (4.60%) Service Delivery
14 69 (4.53%) Project Management
14 69 (4.53%) Kalman Filter
15 68 (4.46%) Migration
16 60 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
16 60 (3.94%) DevOps
17 53 (3.48%) Incident Management
17 53 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 259 (17.01%) SQL
2 218 (14.31%) Java
3 122 (8.01%) PHP
4 120 (7.88%) JavaScript
5 104 (6.83%) Perl
6 96 (6.30%) C#
7 75 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 72 (4.73%) PowerShell
9 71 (4.66%) Ruby
9 71 (4.66%) Python
10 63 (4.14%) Shell Script
11 57 (3.74%) C
11 57 (3.74%) T-SQL
12 47 (3.09%) C++
13 14 (0.92%) ActionScript
14 13 (0.85%) ActionScript 3.0
15 12 (0.79%) VBScript
16 11 (0.72%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.66%) Jython
17 10 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 333 (21.86%) Cisco Certification
2 234 (15.36%) CCNP
3 197 (12.93%) Degree
4 161 (10.57%) CCNA
5 130 (8.54%) Security Cleared
6 79 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 50 (3.28%) CCIE
9 48 (3.15%) MCSE
10 47 (3.09%) SC Cleared
11 38 (2.50%) CISSP
12 27 (1.77%) CCSE
12 27 (1.77%) CCSA
13 24 (1.58%) RHCE
13 24 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
14 23 (1.51%) MCITP
15 22 (1.44%) CCSP
16 21 (1.38%) DV Cleared
17 20 (1.31%) JNCIA
18 19 (1.25%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (7.55%) SLA
2 72 (4.73%) PCI DSS
3 63 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 21 (1.38%) QA
5 17 (1.12%) COBIT
6 10 (0.66%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.59%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.33%) COSO
9 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.20%) BS7799
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.066%) WCAG
System Software
1 301 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 259 (17.01%) Active Directory
3 116 (7.62%) Hyper-V
4 112 (7.35%) vSphere
5 55 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
6 36 (2.36%) vCloud
7 33 (2.17%) UAG
8 32 (2.10%) VMware ESX
9 25 (1.64%) Snort
10 19 (1.25%) NFS
11 17 (1.12%) Varnish
11 17 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (1.12%) KVM
12 15 (0.98%) Postfix
12 15 (0.98%) ProxySG
12 15 (0.98%) Terminal Services
13 13 (0.85%) Xen
14 12 (0.79%) ISA Server
15 11 (0.72%) Firmware
15 11 (0.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 104 (6.83%) Puppet
2 88 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (3.28%) Nagios
4 46 (3.02%) Backup Exec
5 43 (2.82%) HP NNM
6 42 (2.76%) SCOM
7 39 (2.56%) WSUS
8 34 (2.23%) Vagrant
9 32 (2.10%) SCCM
10 29 (1.90%) Cacti
11 28 (1.84%) Zenoss
11 28 (1.84%) FortiGate
12 26 (1.71%) Tivoli
13 25 (1.64%) CiscoWorks
14 22 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
15 15 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
16 13 (0.85%) OpenView
16 13 (0.85%) Plesk
17 10 (0.66%) NetBackup
18 9 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 568 (37.29%) Cisco
2 434 (28.50%) VMware
3 351 (23.05%) Juniper
4 242 (15.89%) Microsoft
5 222 (14.58%) CheckPoint
6 218 (14.31%) F5
7 141 (9.26%) Oracle
8 139 (9.13%) Red Hat
9 128 (8.40%) HP
10 94 (6.17%) Citrix
11 62 (4.07%) IBM
12 48 (3.15%) Symantec
13 47 (3.09%) Blue Coat
14 44 (2.89%) Brocade
15 41 (2.69%) Fortinet
15 41 (2.69%) Dell
16 32 (2.10%) SolarWinds
17 29 (1.90%) Adobe
18 27 (1.77%) Riverbed
19 26 (1.71%) SonicWALL
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £10-£12 per hour, circa £20-£25k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £47000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to 40K plus Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago