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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 382 392 425
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +33
Permanent jobs citing SSL 737 630 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.59% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 2.97% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 568 500 480
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19540 21218 21275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.09% 20.02% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15531 17216 17879
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -7 308 £50,000 +5.26% 34
South East -31 183 £45,000 +5.88% 16
North West +40 67 £48,750 +2.63% 8
East of England +8 55 £38,000 -15.55% 3
East Midlands +14 40 £40,000 +23.07% 4
West Midlands +19 34 £37,500 -11.76% 2
South West -14 28 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Yorkshire -54 22 £35,000 -30.69% 7
Midlands 0 6 £57,500 +64.28%
SSL
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SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 675 (49.09%) Firewall
2 606 (44.07%) Windows
3 545 (39.64%) VPN
4 520 (37.82%) DNS
5 507 (36.87%) TCP/IP
6 492 (35.78%) Cisco
7 454 (33.02%) Linux
8 390 (28.36%) HTTP
9 359 (26.11%) Microsoft
10 331 (24.07%) Juniper
11 329 (23.93%) Finance
12 315 (22.91%) VMware
13 286 (20.80%) Internet
14 284 (20.65%) WAN
15 283 (20.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 279 (20.29%) Active Directory
17 267 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
18 265 (19.27%) Load Balancing
19 260 (18.91%) SQL
20 258 (18.76%) LAN
21 253 (18.40%) LDAP
22 244 (17.75%) CheckPoint
23 234 (17.02%) DHCP
24 230 (16.73%) UNIX
24 230 (16.73%) Cisco Certification
25 227 (16.51%) SMTP
26 219 (15.93%) Java
27 209 (15.20%) Network Security
28 201 (14.62%) IPsec
29 197 (14.33%) ITIL

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 179 (13.02%) IIS
2 174 (12.65%) Apache
3 167 (12.15%) MS Exchange
4 155 (11.27%) WebSphere
5 126 (9.16%) Tomcat
6 112 (8.15%) SharePoint
7 107 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 56 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
9 54 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 52 (3.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 43 (3.13%) CMS
12 39 (2.84%) WebLogic
13 37 (2.69%) Lync
14 33 (2.40%) SharePoint Server
15 29 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
16 27 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
17 22 (1.60%) Drupal
17 22 (1.60%) IBM Notes
18 21 (1.53%) WordPress
18 21 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 144 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 122 (8.87%) MS Office
3 37 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.02%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.22%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.073%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.87%) Magento
2 12 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.29%) SunGard AvantGard
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.073%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.073%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 102 (7.42%) SaaS
2 22 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.24%) Office 365
6 16 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (0.73%) GitHub
8 5 (0.36%) PaaS
8 5 (0.36%) IaaS
9 4 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.22%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.073%) Heroku
12 1 (0.073%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.073%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 675 (49.09%) Firewall
2 545 (39.64%) VPN
3 520 (37.82%) DNS
4 507 (36.87%) TCP/IP
5 390 (28.36%) HTTP
6 286 (20.80%) Internet
7 284 (20.65%) WAN
8 258 (18.76%) LAN
9 253 (18.40%) LDAP
10 234 (17.02%) DHCP
11 227 (16.51%) SMTP
12 209 (15.20%) Network Security
13 201 (14.62%) IPsec
14 184 (13.38%) Cisco ASA
15 169 (12.29%) OSPF
16 165 (12.00%) BGP
17 149 (10.84%) EIGRP
18 127 (9.24%) SAN
19 114 (8.29%) TACACS
20 102 (7.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (12.58%) SQL Server
2 134 (9.75%) MySQL
3 49 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 48 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 43 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 30 (2.18%) Redis
7 29 (2.11%) MariaDB
8 25 (1.82%) RDBMS
9 24 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 20 (1.45%) DB2
11 19 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (0.65%) Big Data
14 7 (0.51%) OLTP
14 7 (0.51%) Cognos Impromptu
15 6 (0.44%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 84 (6.11%) Subversion
2 45 (3.27%) Jenkins
3 44 (3.20%) Git (software)
4 39 (2.84%) Maven
5 35 (2.55%) JIRA
6 24 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 23 (1.67%) Hudson
8 21 (1.53%) Selenium
9 18 (1.31%) JDeveloper
10 15 (1.09%) JUnit
10 15 (1.09%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.95%) Visual Studio
12 12 (0.87%) Ant
12 12 (0.87%) Xcode
13 10 (0.73%) FitNesse
13 10 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (0.65%) CruiseControl
14 9 (0.65%) Mercurial
14 9 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 329 (23.93%) Finance
2 63 (4.58%) Telecoms
3 62 (4.51%) Banking
4 46 (3.35%) Retail
5 33 (2.40%) Law
6 30 (2.18%) Games
7 26 (1.89%) Marketing
8 21 (1.53%) Legal
9 20 (1.45%) Advertising
10 18 (1.31%) Publishing
10 18 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.95%) Military
12 10 (0.73%) Electronics
13 5 (0.36%) Back Office
14 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.15%) French Language
14 2 (0.15%) German Language
14 2 (0.15%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 225 (16.36%) Network Engineer
2 170 (12.36%) Analyst
3 141 (10.25%) Developer
4 125 (9.09%) Administrator
5 120 (8.73%) Consultant
6 106 (7.71%) Security Engineer
7 77 (5.60%) Software Engineer
7 77 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 73 (5.31%) Support Engineer
9 65 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
10 64 (4.65%) Support Analyst
11 60 (4.36%) Network Security Engineer
12 57 (4.15%) Firewall Engineer
13 51 (3.71%) Senior Analyst
14 48 (3.49%) Security Consultant
15 45 (3.27%) Senior Network Engineer
15 45 (3.27%) 3rd Line Support
16 43 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
17 39 (2.84%) Team Leader
17 39 (2.84%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (11.49%) HTML
2 134 (9.75%) CSS
3 131 (9.53%) SOAP
4 125 (9.09%) XML
5 120 (8.73%) Middleware
6 114 (8.29%) Web Services
7 80 (5.82%) .NET
8 72 (5.24%) J2EE
9 58 (4.22%) Ajax
10 45 (3.27%) WebSphere MQ
11 44 (3.20%) jQuery
12 42 (3.05%) ASP.NET
13 38 (2.76%) HTML5
14 36 (2.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 35 (2.55%) WCF
15 35 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
16 34 (2.47%) Spring
17 33 (2.40%) REST
18 30 (2.18%) MSMQ
19 29 (2.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 104 (7.56%) Clustering
2 81 (5.89%) Management Information System
3 68 (4.95%) PKI
4 67 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 66 (4.80%) Open Source
6 54 (3.93%) Blackberry
7 45 (3.27%) Mainframe
8 39 (2.84%) Replication
9 38 (2.76%) Cryptography
10 33 (2.40%) iPad
11 31 (2.25%) iPhone
11 31 (2.25%) SecurID
12 28 (2.04%) Fat Client
12 28 (2.04%) Thin Client
13 26 (1.89%) Firmware
14 24 (1.75%) DataPower
15 20 (1.45%) Mathematics
16 18 (1.31%) CMDB
17 17 (1.24%) EMV
18 16 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 606 (44.07%) Windows
2 454 (33.02%) Linux
3 283 (20.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 230 (16.73%) UNIX
5 193 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 138 (10.04%) Windows 7
7 84 (6.11%) Windows XP
8 80 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 67 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 58 (4.22%) AIX
11 52 (3.78%) CentOS
12 49 (3.56%) Android
13 48 (3.49%) Windows Vista
14 39 (2.84%) Windows 8
15 38 (2.76%) Solaris
16 26 (1.89%) Debian
17 20 (1.45%) Windows Phone
17 20 (1.45%) Ubuntu
18 19 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
18 19 (1.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (19.27%) Load Balancing
2 197 (14.33%) ITIL
3 114 (8.29%) Network Management
4 109 (7.93%) Service Management
5 94 (6.84%) Network Design
6 82 (5.96%) Capacity Management
7 79 (5.75%) Software Engineering
8 77 (5.60%) Change Management
9 67 (4.87%) Information Security
10 65 (4.73%) Service Delivery
11 64 (4.65%) Time Management
12 63 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (4.29%) E-Commerce
14 57 (4.15%) Change Control
15 53 (3.85%) Configuration Management
16 50 (3.64%) SOA
16 50 (3.64%) SIEM
17 49 (3.56%) MVC
18 45 (3.27%) Project Management
19 44 (3.20%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 260 (18.91%) SQL
2 219 (15.93%) Java
3 150 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 139 (10.11%) Perl
5 103 (7.49%) PHP
6 99 (7.20%) PowerShell
7 86 (6.25%) C#
8 81 (5.89%) C
9 80 (5.82%) Python
10 72 (5.24%) Shell Script
11 65 (4.73%) C++
12 58 (4.22%) Ruby
13 48 (3.49%) Bash Shell
14 15 (1.09%) Scala
15 14 (1.02%) JCL
16 12 (0.87%) Objective-C
17 11 (0.80%) Embedded C++
18 10 (0.73%) Groovy
18 10 (0.73%) ABAP
18 10 (0.73%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 230 (16.73%) Cisco Certification
2 178 (12.95%) CCNA
3 169 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 167 (12.15%) Degree
5 110 (8.00%) CCNP
6 97 (7.05%) MCSE
7 89 (6.47%) Security Cleared
8 73 (5.31%) CCSP
9 72 (5.24%) CISSP
10 57 (4.15%) MCP
11 51 (3.71%) JNCIA
12 46 (3.35%) MCITP
13 43 (3.13%) CCIE
14 39 (2.84%) MCSA
14 39 (2.84%) MCTS
15 30 (2.18%) SC Cleared
16 22 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
17 21 (1.53%) CCSA
17 21 (1.53%) CCIP
18 19 (1.38%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.75%) SLA
2 43 (3.13%) QA
3 42 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 40 (2.91%) PCI DSS
5 29 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.16%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.44%) WAI
8 3 (0.22%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.22%) WCAG
9 2 (0.15%) COBIT
10 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 1 (0.073%) COSO
System Software
1 279 (20.29%) Active Directory
2 267 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (8.36%) Hyper-V
4 66 (4.80%) vSphere
5 41 (2.98%) Forefront TMG
6 38 (2.76%) Terminal Services
7 37 (2.69%) VMware ESX
8 35 (2.55%) XenApp
8 35 (2.55%) XenServer
9 31 (2.25%) UAG
10 29 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
11 27 (1.96%) ISA Server
12 26 (1.89%) NFS
13 22 (1.60%) XenDesktop
14 21 (1.53%) ProxySG
15 19 (1.38%) Snort
16 15 (1.09%) pfSense
17 13 (0.95%) KVM
18 9 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
18 9 (0.65%) Squid
Systems Management
1 102 (7.42%) WSUS
2 93 (6.76%) CiscoWorks
3 78 (5.67%) HP NNM
4 60 (4.36%) Puppet
5 57 (4.15%) SCOM
6 49 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
7 41 (2.98%) Nagios
8 36 (2.62%) Tivoli
9 33 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
10 29 (2.11%) SCCM
11 28 (2.04%) Cacti
12 27 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
13 24 (1.75%) Backup Exec
14 21 (1.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 17 (1.24%) HP UCMDB
16 15 (1.09%) Nessus
17 14 (1.02%) ZABBIX
17 14 (1.02%) MAILsweeper
18 13 (0.95%) Plesk
19 8 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 492 (35.78%) Cisco
2 359 (26.11%) Microsoft
3 331 (24.07%) Juniper
4 315 (22.91%) VMware
5 244 (17.75%) CheckPoint
6 182 (13.24%) F5
7 172 (12.51%) HP
8 140 (10.18%) Oracle
9 116 (8.44%) Citrix
10 107 (7.78%) Red Hat
11 102 (7.42%) Blue Coat
12 83 (6.04%) IBM
13 72 (5.24%) McAfee
14 69 (5.02%) JBoss
15 61 (4.44%) Websense
16 48 (3.49%) Symantec
17 46 (3.35%) ServiceNow
18 45 (3.27%) Avaya
19 38 (2.76%) LogRhythm
20 33 (2.40%) NetApp
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Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare - great o
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £42,500 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus 5% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + up to 50% bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Great package and bonus
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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