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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 380 440 403
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -37
Permanent jobs citing SSL 713 504 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.50% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.74% 2.90% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 569 395 458
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
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
19088 17400 21205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.34% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15191 14220 17495
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 1 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 1 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 +61 306 £47,500 -9.52% 23
South East +41 206 £41,750 -7.22% 23
East of England +18 58 £45,000 +16.12% 4
South West +15 39 £42,000 +8.38% 2
North West -12 29 £40,250 +0.62% 5
West Midlands -11 27 £65,000 +88.40% 3
Yorkshire -32 25 £37,500 -11.76% 4
East Midlands -6 20 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Midlands - 2 £56,250 -
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 683 (44.15%) Firewall
2 650 (42.02%) Windows
3 613 (39.63%) Linux
4 584 (37.75%) VPN
5 558 (36.07%) DNS
5 558 (36.07%) Cisco
6 549 (35.49%) TCP/IP
7 423 (27.34%) VMware
8 396 (25.60%) HTTP
9 353 (22.82%) Juniper
10 328 (21.20%) Finance
11 308 (19.91%) Cisco Certification
12 307 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
13 272 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 272 (17.58%) Active Directory
14 265 (17.13%) IPsec
15 261 (16.87%) Microsoft
16 260 (16.81%) SQL
17 259 (16.74%) WAN
18 256 (16.55%) Apache
19 241 (15.58%) MySQL
19 241 (15.58%) CheckPoint
20 235 (15.19%) Java
21 220 (14.22%) BGP
22 219 (14.16%) CCNP
23 217 (14.03%) IIS
23 217 (14.03%) F5
24 216 (13.96%) LDAP
25 205 (13.25%) Network Security
26 203 (13.12%) Load Balancing

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 256 (16.55%) Apache
2 217 (14.03%) IIS
3 162 (10.47%) Tomcat
4 161 (10.41%) MS Exchange
5 112 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 78 (5.04%) WebSphere
7 70 (4.52%) Lync
8 61 (3.94%) SharePoint
9 54 (3.49%) WebLogic
10 48 (3.10%) nginx
11 45 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
12 40 (2.59%) Drupal
12 40 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
13 29 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
14 25 (1.62%) WordPress
15 24 (1.55%) K2 blackpearl
16 23 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 22 (1.42%) CMS
18 21 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
19 19 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 137 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 73 (4.72%) MS Office
3 37 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.16%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.065%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 26 (1.68%) Magento
2 16 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.65%) Eikon
3 10 (0.65%) Front Arena
3 10 (0.65%) RMDS
3 10 (0.65%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (0.65%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (0.65%) Summit
4 3 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.19%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.065%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.75%) SaaS
2 27 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.42%) Office 365
4 19 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 13 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (0.71%) IaaS
8 8 (0.52%) GitHub
9 6 (0.39%) PaaS
10 4 (0.26%) Joyent
10 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.065%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.065%) Route 53
13 1 (0.065%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.065%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.065%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 683 (44.15%) Firewall
2 584 (37.75%) VPN
3 558 (36.07%) DNS
4 549 (35.49%) TCP/IP
5 396 (25.60%) HTTP
6 265 (17.13%) IPsec
7 259 (16.74%) WAN
8 220 (14.22%) BGP
9 216 (13.96%) LDAP
10 205 (13.25%) Network Security
11 197 (12.73%) LAN
12 189 (12.22%) OSPF
13 186 (12.02%) DHCP
14 181 (11.70%) Internet
15 174 (11.25%) SMTP
16 171 (11.05%) SAN
16 171 (11.05%) MPLS
17 134 (8.66%) Cisco ASA
18 133 (8.60%) EIGRP
18 133 (8.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (15.58%) MySQL
2 183 (11.83%) SQL Server
3 57 (3.68%) Relational Database
4 55 (3.56%) MongoDB
5 51 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 41 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 38 (2.46%) Oracle Database
9 29 (1.87%) Redis
10 27 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (1.75%) MariaDB
11 25 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (1.10%) DB2
14 16 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.97%) RDBMS
16 14 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (0.39%) Riak
18 6 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 86 (5.56%) Subversion
2 77 (4.98%) Git (software)
3 62 (4.01%) Eclipse
4 59 (3.81%) Jenkins
5 54 (3.49%) Hudson
6 53 (3.43%) JDeveloper
7 37 (2.39%) Maven
8 35 (2.26%) JIRA
9 19 (1.23%) Ant
10 16 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
10 16 (1.03%) Xcode
11 14 (0.90%) YourKit
11 14 (0.90%) JProfiler
11 14 (0.90%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.45%) JMeter
12 7 (0.45%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.45%) JUnit
13 5 (0.32%) Bugzilla
14 4 (0.26%) CruiseControl
General
1 328 (21.20%) Finance
2 108 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 88 (5.69%) Banking
4 54 (3.49%) Retail
5 40 (2.59%) Games
6 37 (2.39%) Advertising
7 31 (2.00%) Marketing
8 23 (1.49%) Publishing
9 21 (1.36%) Law
10 17 (1.10%) Military
10 17 (1.10%) Back Office
11 14 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.78%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.39%) French Language
15 6 (0.39%) German Language
15 6 (0.39%) Front Office
15 6 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 342 (22.11%) Network Engineer
2 177 (11.44%) Developer
3 137 (8.86%) Analyst
4 128 (8.27%) Security Engineer
5 106 (6.85%) Administrator
6 98 (6.33%) Support Engineer
7 94 (6.08%) Software Engineer
8 87 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 85 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
10 84 (5.43%) Network Security Engineer
11 74 (4.78%) Architect
12 62 (4.01%) Consultant
13 58 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
14 56 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
15 43 (2.78%) Support Analyst
16 42 (2.71%) Linux Administrator
17 40 (2.59%) 3rd Line Support
17 40 (2.59%) Linux Engineer
18 37 (2.39%) Web Engineer
19 35 (2.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (10.80%) HTML
2 164 (10.60%) XML
3 145 (9.37%) CSS
4 127 (8.21%) Web Services
5 115 (7.43%) Middleware
6 105 (6.79%) .NET
7 79 (5.11%) SOAP
8 75 (4.85%) LAMP
9 69 (4.46%) HTML5
10 68 (4.40%) ASP.NET
11 64 (4.14%) J2EE
12 61 (3.94%) REST
13 53 (3.43%) Oracle Fusion
14 50 (3.23%) CSS3
15 49 (3.17%) MSMQ
15 49 (3.17%) jQuery
16 43 (2.78%) Ajax
17 41 (2.65%) XSD
18 39 (2.52%) JSON
19 38 (2.46%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 117 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (6.85%) Clustering
3 102 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 82 (5.30%) PKI
5 68 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 62 (4.01%) Open Source
7 60 (3.88%) Blackberry
8 37 (2.39%) SecurID
9 35 (2.26%) User Experience
10 23 (1.49%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.29%) Cryptography
11 20 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
12 16 (1.03%) iPhone
12 16 (1.03%) EMV
13 14 (0.90%) Mainframe
13 14 (0.90%) Replication
14 13 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
15 12 (0.78%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
16 11 (0.71%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 650 (42.02%) Windows
2 613 (39.63%) Linux
3 272 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 201 (12.99%) UNIX
5 176 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 141 (9.11%) CentOS
7 109 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 98 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 89 (5.75%) Windows 7
10 64 (4.14%) Windows XP
11 54 (3.49%) Solaris
12 44 (2.84%) AIX
13 33 (2.13%) Windows Vista
14 23 (1.49%) Mac OS
15 20 (1.29%) zOS
16 19 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
16 19 (1.23%) Windows 8
17 18 (1.16%) Android
18 16 (1.03%) Apple iOS
19 15 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (13.12%) Load Balancing
2 185 (11.96%) ITIL
3 164 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (7.37%) Software Engineering
5 111 (7.18%) SOA
6 102 (6.59%) Network Management
7 92 (5.95%) MVC
8 91 (5.88%) Information Security
9 88 (5.69%) E-Commerce
10 85 (5.49%) Service Management
11 83 (5.37%) Scrum
12 79 (5.11%) Change Management
13 71 (4.59%) Project Management
14 66 (4.27%) Migration
15 64 (4.14%) DevOps
15 64 (4.14%) Kalman Filter
16 61 (3.94%) Incident Management
17 59 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
18 58 (3.75%) Network Design
19 57 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 260 (16.81%) SQL
2 235 (15.19%) Java
3 143 (9.24%) JavaScript
4 135 (8.73%) PHP
5 118 (7.63%) Perl
6 101 (6.53%) C#
7 76 (4.91%) Bash Shell
8 72 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 69 (4.46%) Ruby
10 68 (4.40%) Python
11 63 (4.07%) Shell Script
12 62 (4.01%) C
13 52 (3.36%) C++
13 52 (3.36%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.10%) ActionScript
15 16 (1.03%) Objective-C
16 13 (0.84%) VBScript
16 13 (0.84%) ActionScript 3.0
17 12 (0.78%) VB
17 12 (0.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 308 (19.91%) Cisco Certification
2 219 (14.16%) CCNP
3 194 (12.54%) Degree
4 155 (10.02%) CCNA
5 124 (8.02%) Security Cleared
6 90 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 56 (3.62%) MCSE
8 46 (2.97%) CISSP
9 44 (2.84%) SC Cleared
10 41 (2.65%) CCIE
11 36 (2.33%) CCSA
11 36 (2.33%) CCSE
12 30 (1.94%) MCITP
13 23 (1.49%) RHCE
14 22 (1.42%) MCTS
15 21 (1.36%) JNCIA
16 20 (1.29%) JNCIP
16 20 (1.29%) CCSP
17 16 (1.03%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.30%) SLA
2 56 (3.62%) PCI DSS
3 55 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.68%) QA
5 23 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (1.10%) COBIT
7 7 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.32%) COSO
9 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.26%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.19%) BS7799
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 307 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 272 (17.58%) Active Directory
3 135 (8.73%) Hyper-V
4 114 (7.37%) vSphere
5 55 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (2.39%) UAG
7 36 (2.33%) VMware ESX
8 31 (2.00%) vCloud
9 27 (1.75%) NFS
10 23 (1.49%) ProxySG
11 20 (1.29%) KVM
12 18 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 17 (1.10%) Terminal Services
14 16 (1.03%) Varnish
15 15 (0.97%) Snort
16 14 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
16 14 (0.90%) Xen
16 14 (0.90%) Postfix
16 14 (0.90%) Firmware
17 12 (0.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 101 (6.53%) Puppet
2 90 (5.82%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (3.49%) WSUS
4 48 (3.10%) Backup Exec
5 47 (3.04%) Nagios
5 47 (3.04%) HP NNM
6 45 (2.91%) SCOM
7 40 (2.59%) Cacti
8 35 (2.26%) CiscoWorks
9 33 (2.13%) Vagrant
10 31 (2.00%) SCCM
11 29 (1.87%) FortiGate
12 28 (1.81%) Zenoss
13 27 (1.75%) Tivoli
14 24 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
15 16 (1.03%) Plesk
16 13 (0.84%) OpenView
17 10 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
17 10 (0.65%) NetBackup
18 9 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 558 (36.07%) Cisco
2 423 (27.34%) VMware
3 353 (22.82%) Juniper
4 261 (16.87%) Microsoft
5 241 (15.58%) CheckPoint
6 217 (14.03%) F5
7 151 (9.76%) Oracle
8 138 (8.92%) HP
9 134 (8.66%) Red Hat
10 107 (6.92%) Citrix
11 73 (4.72%) Blue Coat
12 62 (4.01%) IBM
13 55 (3.56%) Symantec
14 50 (3.23%) JBoss
15 47 (3.04%) Dell
16 45 (2.91%) Brocade
17 39 (2.52%) Fortinet
18 31 (2.00%) LogRhythm
19 30 (1.94%) Riverbed
19 30 (1.94%) EMC
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liphook, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: 5 days ago
West Byfleet, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + 10% BONUS + BENS
Posted: 5 days ago