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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 82 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 19 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.44% 0.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.28% 4.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 0
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
261 219 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.83% 15.54% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 187 181 172
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £56,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram 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 27 April 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 -4 8 £50,000 +33.33%
SSL
East of England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (66.67%) CCNA
3 20 (66.67%) VPN
3 20 (66.67%) Firewall
4 17 (56.67%) ITIL
5 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (46.67%) F5
6 14 (46.67%) LAN
7 13 (43.33%) Wireless
8 12 (40.00%) Network Security
9 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (36.67%) VMware
9 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
9 11 (36.67%) HP
10 10 (33.33%) Juniper
10 10 (33.33%) WAN
10 10 (33.33%) Brocade
10 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (30.00%) Logistics
12 8 (26.67%) Project Management
12 8 (26.67%) CCNP
12 8 (26.67%) Degree
13 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
13 7 (23.33%) IPsec
13 7 (23.33%) Change Management
14 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) VPN
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (46.67%) LAN
4 13 (43.33%) Wireless
5 12 (40.00%) Network Security
6 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) WAN
7 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (23.33%) IPsec
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (13.33%) FirePass
10 3 (10.00%) Extranet
10 3 (10.00%) DNS
11 2 (6.67%) LDAP
11 2 (6.67%) SMTP
11 2 (6.67%) DMZ
11 2 (6.67%) Internet
12 1 (3.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Firewall Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Logistics
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
4 7 (23.33%) Change Management
5 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.67%) Malware Detection\Protection
6 2 (6.67%) Product Management
6 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (26.67%) CCNP
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (13.33%) CCDP
6 3 (10.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (6.67%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) F5
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) HP
4 10 (33.33%) Juniper
4 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 10 (33.33%) Brocade
5 2 (6.67%) Websense
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.33%) Zeacom