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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 91 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SSL 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 4.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
202 201 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.25% 13.94% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 123 180 185
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in Essex

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (77.27%) Firewall
4 16 (72.73%) CCNA
5 14 (63.64%) VPN
5 14 (63.64%) ITIL
6 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (50.00%) F5
7 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (50.00%) VMware
7 11 (50.00%) Wireless
8 10 (45.45%) LAN
8 10 (45.45%) Network Security
9 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
9 9 (40.91%) HP
10 8 (36.36%) Juniper
10 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
10 8 (36.36%) WAN
10 8 (36.36%) Project Management
10 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (36.36%) Logistics
10 8 (36.36%) Brocade
10 8 (36.36%) Degree
10 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
11 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
11 7 (31.82%) Change Management
12 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
13 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (13.64%) CCNP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) VPN
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (50.00%) Wireless
5 10 (45.45%) LAN
5 10 (45.45%) Network Security
6 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
7 8 (36.36%) WAN
7 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (13.64%) DNS
9 3 (13.64%) IPsec
9 3 (13.64%) FirePass
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (9.09%) LDAP
10 2 (9.09%) SMTP
10 2 (9.09%) DMZ
10 2 (9.09%) Internet
11 1 (4.55%) OSPF
11 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Project Manager
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Security Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Logistics
3 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
3 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (13.64%) CCNP
5 3 (13.64%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (9.09%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) F5
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) HP
4 8 (36.36%) Juniper
4 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 8 (36.36%) Brocade
5 2 (9.09%) Websense
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Apple
6 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.55%) Zeacom