The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 79 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.34% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 1.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SSL
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
274 180 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.68% 16.73% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 203 138 155
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SSL
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SSL Salary Trend in Essex

SSL
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Brentwood -8 8 £50,000 +33.33%
Chelmsford - 2 £45,000 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
SSL
East of England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (67.74%) VPN
4 20 (64.52%) Firewall
5 18 (58.06%) CCNA
5 18 (58.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (48.39%) LAN
6 15 (48.39%) Wireless
7 14 (45.16%) ITIL
7 14 (45.16%) F5
8 12 (38.71%) Juniper
8 12 (38.71%) Network Security
9 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
9 11 (35.48%) WAN
10 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
10 10 (32.26%) CCNP
10 10 (32.26%) HP
10 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (32.26%) Brocade
10 10 (32.26%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (22.58%) VMware
11 7 (22.58%) IPsec
11 7 (22.58%) Change Management
11 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
12 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
12 6 (19.35%) Logistics
12 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (12.90%) Project Management
13 4 (12.90%) CCDP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) VPN
2 20 (64.52%) Firewall
3 18 (58.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (48.39%) Wireless
4 15 (48.39%) LAN
5 12 (38.71%) Network Security
6 11 (35.48%) WAN
7 10 (32.26%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
7 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (22.58%) IPsec
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (12.90%) FirePass
10 3 (9.68%) WLAN
10 3 (9.68%) Extranet
11 2 (6.45%) SMTP
11 2 (6.45%) DNS
11 2 (6.45%) DMZ
11 2 (6.45%) Internet
11 2 (6.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Firewall Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
2 7 (22.58%) Change Management
3 6 (19.35%) Logistics
3 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) Product Management
5 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (58.06%) CCNA
3 10 (32.26%) CCNP
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (12.90%) Degree
5 4 (12.90%) CCDP
6 3 (9.68%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.23%) CCIE
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (6.45%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) F5
3 12 (38.71%) Juniper
4 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
5 10 (32.26%) HP
5 10 (32.26%) Brocade
6 7 (22.58%) VMware
7 2 (6.45%) Websense
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Zeacom