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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 360 428 395
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -33
Permanent jobs citing SSL 747 500 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.86% 2.88% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 589 405 471
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
19362 17365 21149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.16% 17.44% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15407 14236 17486
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 23 September 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 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
London +81 326 £50,000 -2.91% 29
South East +33 207 £42,000 -6.66% 32
East of England +25 65 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South West +4 46 £42,000 -6.66% 4
North West -36 28 £40,750 -4.11% 4
West Midlands -9 26 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Yorkshire -32 26 £36,750 -13.52% 2
East Midlands -9 21 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Midlands +15 1 £50,000 +17.64%
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 679 (43.44%) Firewall
2 645 (41.27%) Windows
3 620 (39.67%) Linux
4 576 (36.85%) VPN
5 562 (35.96%) DNS
6 558 (35.70%) TCP/IP
7 551 (35.25%) Cisco
8 418 (26.74%) VMware
9 413 (26.42%) HTTP
10 346 (22.14%) Juniper
11 333 (21.31%) Finance
12 302 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 298 (19.07%) Cisco Certification
14 272 (17.40%) Active Directory
15 265 (16.95%) WAN
16 263 (16.83%) Windows Server 2008
17 262 (16.76%) SQL
18 261 (16.70%) IPsec
19 260 (16.63%) Microsoft
20 256 (16.38%) Apache
21 248 (15.87%) Java
22 247 (15.80%) CheckPoint
23 241 (15.42%) MySQL
24 223 (14.27%) LDAP
25 220 (14.08%) F5
26 217 (13.88%) IIS
27 212 (13.56%) Load Balancing
28 211 (13.50%) CCNP
29 209 (13.37%) UNIX
30 207 (13.24%) BGP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (16.38%) Apache
2 217 (13.88%) IIS
3 170 (10.88%) Tomcat
4 157 (10.04%) MS Exchange
5 107 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 84 (5.37%) WebSphere
7 69 (4.41%) Lync
8 60 (3.84%) SharePoint
9 54 (3.45%) WebLogic
10 48 (3.07%) nginx
11 45 (2.88%) Oracle Service Bus
12 44 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
13 39 (2.50%) Drupal
14 27 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
15 25 (1.60%) WordPress
16 24 (1.54%) K2 blackpearl
17 23 (1.47%) CMS
18 21 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
18 21 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 18 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 134 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.93%) MS Office
3 37 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.22%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.45%) MS Project
5 7 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.064%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 25 (1.60%) Magento
2 19 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.64%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (0.64%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (0.64%) Summit
3 10 (0.64%) Front Arena
3 10 (0.64%) RMDS
3 10 (0.64%) Eikon
4 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.19%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.064%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 62 (3.97%) SaaS
2 28 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (1.41%) Office 365
4 19 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (1.09%) Amazon S3
6 14 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (0.70%) IaaS
8 10 (0.64%) GitHub
9 6 (0.38%) PaaS
10 5 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.26%) Joyent
12 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.064%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.064%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.064%) Route 53
13 1 (0.064%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.064%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 679 (43.44%) Firewall
2 576 (36.85%) VPN
3 562 (35.96%) DNS
4 558 (35.70%) TCP/IP
5 413 (26.42%) HTTP
6 265 (16.95%) WAN
7 261 (16.70%) IPsec
8 223 (14.27%) LDAP
9 207 (13.24%) BGP
10 206 (13.18%) LAN
11 200 (12.80%) Network Security
12 194 (12.41%) Internet
13 192 (12.28%) DHCP
14 179 (11.45%) SMTP
15 177 (11.32%) OSPF
16 169 (10.81%) SAN
17 166 (10.62%) MPLS
18 133 (8.51%) Wireless
19 132 (8.45%) EIGRP
20 131 (8.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (15.42%) MySQL
2 186 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 59 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 58 (3.71%) Relational Database
5 52 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 42 (2.69%) NoSQL
8 39 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 30 (1.92%) Redis
10 28 (1.79%) MariaDB
11 27 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (1.22%) DB2
15 17 (1.09%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
18 8 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 7 (0.45%) Big Data
20 6 (0.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 95 (6.08%) Subversion
2 81 (5.18%) Git (software)
3 67 (4.29%) Eclipse
4 66 (4.22%) Jenkins
5 60 (3.84%) Hudson
6 58 (3.71%) JDeveloper
7 39 (2.50%) Maven
7 39 (2.50%) JIRA
8 21 (1.34%) Ant
9 19 (1.22%) Xcode
10 15 (0.96%) Visual Studio
10 15 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
11 14 (0.90%) JProfiler
11 14 (0.90%) YourKit
12 9 (0.58%) JUnit
13 8 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (0.51%) LoadRunner
13 8 (0.51%) JMeter
14 6 (0.38%) CruiseControl
15 5 (0.32%) Bugzilla
General
1 333 (21.31%) Finance
2 108 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 90 (5.76%) Banking
4 56 (3.58%) Retail
5 47 (3.01%) Games
6 38 (2.43%) Advertising
7 29 (1.86%) Marketing
8 24 (1.54%) Law
9 23 (1.47%) Publishing
10 17 (1.09%) Back Office
10 17 (1.09%) Military
11 13 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.70%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.38%) Legal
14 6 (0.38%) Front Office
14 6 (0.38%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.38%) French Language
14 6 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 330 (21.11%) Network Engineer
2 179 (11.45%) Developer
3 142 (9.09%) Analyst
4 125 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 114 (7.29%) Administrator
6 104 (6.65%) Software Engineer
7 93 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 84 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 83 (5.31%) Senior Network Engineer
10 79 (5.05%) Network Security Engineer
11 74 (4.73%) Architect
12 62 (3.97%) Consultant
13 59 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
14 56 (3.58%) Systems Engineer
15 44 (2.82%) Linux Administrator
16 41 (2.62%) Support Analyst
17 40 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
17 40 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
18 37 (2.37%) Web Engineer
19 36 (2.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (11.13%) HTML
2 173 (11.07%) XML
3 151 (9.66%) CSS
4 130 (8.32%) Web Services
5 119 (7.61%) Middleware
6 106 (6.78%) .NET
7 81 (5.18%) SOAP
8 74 (4.73%) LAMP
9 72 (4.61%) HTML5
10 68 (4.35%) J2EE
10 68 (4.35%) ASP.NET
11 63 (4.03%) REST
12 58 (3.71%) Oracle Fusion
13 52 (3.33%) CSS3
14 50 (3.20%) MSMQ
15 49 (3.13%) jQuery
16 44 (2.82%) Ajax
17 42 (2.69%) JSON
17 42 (2.69%) XSD
18 39 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 119 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (7.10%) Clustering
3 105 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 79 (5.05%) PKI
5 71 (4.54%) Computer Science
6 61 (3.90%) Open Source
7 55 (3.52%) Blackberry
8 39 (2.50%) User Experience
9 37 (2.37%) SecurID
10 22 (1.41%) Client/Server
10 22 (1.41%) Cryptography
11 19 (1.22%) EMV
11 19 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
12 17 (1.09%) Firmware
13 16 (1.02%) iPhone
14 14 (0.90%) Mainframe
14 14 (0.90%) Replication
15 13 (0.83%) Over-the-Top Content
16 12 (0.77%) Mobile App
16 12 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 645 (41.27%) Windows
2 620 (39.67%) Linux
3 263 (16.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 209 (13.37%) UNIX
5 168 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 141 (9.02%) CentOS
7 108 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 93 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 87 (5.57%) Windows 7
10 63 (4.03%) Windows XP
11 55 (3.52%) Solaris
12 45 (2.88%) AIX
13 30 (1.92%) Windows Vista
14 23 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
15 22 (1.41%) Mac OS
16 21 (1.34%) zOS
17 19 (1.22%) Windows 8
18 18 (1.15%) Android
19 17 (1.09%) Apple iOS
20 15 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (13.56%) Load Balancing
2 184 (11.77%) ITIL
3 173 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (7.93%) Software Engineering
5 117 (7.49%) SOA
6 104 (6.65%) Network Management
7 93 (5.95%) MVC
8 92 (5.89%) Scrum
8 92 (5.89%) Information Security
9 89 (5.69%) Service Management
10 88 (5.63%) E-Commerce
11 78 (4.99%) Change Management
12 74 (4.73%) Project Management
13 69 (4.41%) DevOps
14 65 (4.16%) Kalman Filter
15 64 (4.09%) Migration
16 63 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (3.90%) Incident Management
17 61 (3.90%) Network Design
18 59 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 262 (16.76%) SQL
2 248 (15.87%) Java
3 150 (9.60%) JavaScript
4 134 (8.57%) PHP
5 126 (8.06%) Perl
6 106 (6.78%) C#
7 77 (4.93%) Bash Shell
8 74 (4.73%) Ruby
9 72 (4.61%) Python
10 71 (4.54%) PowerShell
11 65 (4.16%) Shell Script
12 64 (4.09%) C
13 55 (3.52%) C++
14 52 (3.33%) T-SQL
15 19 (1.22%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.15%) ActionScript
17 14 (0.90%) ABAP
18 13 (0.83%) ActionScript 3.0
19 12 (0.77%) VBScript
19 12 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 298 (19.07%) Cisco Certification
2 211 (13.50%) CCNP
3 199 (12.73%) Degree
4 151 (9.66%) CCNA
5 124 (7.93%) Security Cleared
6 90 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 55 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 54 (3.45%) MCSE
9 47 (3.01%) SC Cleared
10 46 (2.94%) CISSP
11 38 (2.43%) CCIE
12 37 (2.37%) CCSE
12 37 (2.37%) CCSA
13 30 (1.92%) MCITP
14 24 (1.54%) MCTS
15 23 (1.47%) RHCE
16 21 (1.34%) JNCIA
17 19 (1.22%) JNCIP
18 18 (1.15%) CCSP
19 15 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.91%) SLA
2 53 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 28 (1.79%) QA
4 24 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (1.09%) COBIT
6 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.32%) COSO
8 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.26%) ISO 8583
9 3 (0.19%) BS7799
10 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.064%) WCAG
System Software
1 302 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 272 (17.40%) Active Directory
3 136 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 113 (7.23%) vSphere
5 53 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (2.37%) UAG
7 36 (2.30%) VMware ESX
8 30 (1.92%) vCloud
9 28 (1.79%) NFS
10 25 (1.60%) ProxySG
11 22 (1.41%) KVM
12 18 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 17 (1.09%) Terminal Services
14 16 (1.02%) Varnish
15 14 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
15 14 (0.90%) Postfix
15 14 (0.90%) Xen
15 14 (0.90%) Snort
16 12 (0.77%) Squid
16 12 (0.77%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 104 (6.65%) Puppet
2 94 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (3.77%) WSUS
4 50 (3.20%) HP NNM
5 48 (3.07%) SCOM
6 47 (3.01%) Nagios
7 46 (2.94%) Backup Exec
8 40 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
9 39 (2.50%) Cacti
10 33 (2.11%) Vagrant
11 31 (1.98%) SCCM
12 29 (1.86%) FortiGate
13 28 (1.79%) Zenoss
14 27 (1.73%) Tivoli
15 24 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
16 16 (1.02%) Plesk
17 13 (0.83%) OpenView
18 11 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
19 9 (0.58%) ZABBIX
19 9 (0.58%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 551 (35.25%) Cisco
2 418 (26.74%) VMware
3 346 (22.14%) Juniper
4 260 (16.63%) Microsoft
5 247 (15.80%) CheckPoint
6 220 (14.08%) F5
7 160 (10.24%) Oracle
8 144 (9.21%) HP
9 136 (8.70%) Red Hat
10 106 (6.78%) Citrix
11 76 (4.86%) Blue Coat
12 64 (4.09%) IBM
13 53 (3.39%) Symantec
14 51 (3.26%) JBoss
15 44 (2.82%) Dell
15 44 (2.82%) Brocade
16 39 (2.50%) Fortinet
17 33 (2.11%) LogRhythm
18 32 (2.05%) Riverbed
19 30 (1.92%) EMC
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 4 days ago