The first table below looks at the demand for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 127 131 142
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing SSL 21 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.84% 0.047% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.68% 0.19% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 10
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
570 520 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.93% 24.34% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 450 348 446
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSL
East of England

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SSL
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SSL Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SSL
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SSL
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Watford - 9 £57,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -3 6 £56,250 +40.62%
Stevenage - 6 - -
SSL
East of England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 22 (81.48%) VPN
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 15 (55.56%) Juniper
4 13 (48.15%) Network Security
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (44.44%) CCNP
5 12 (44.44%) WAN
5 12 (44.44%) BGP
5 12 (44.44%) EIGRP
5 12 (44.44%) IPsec
5 12 (44.44%) OSPF
6 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) LAN
6 10 (37.04%) HTTP
6 10 (37.04%) FortiGate
7 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 9 (33.33%) Junos
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) SecurID
7 9 (33.33%) Change Management
8 8 (29.63%) Retail
8 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
8 8 (29.63%) Windows
9 7 (25.93%) FTP
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.93%) HP
9 7 (25.93%) MPLS
9 7 (25.93%) Fujitsu

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) Tuxedo
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 3 (11.11%) iPlanet
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) VPN
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) Network Security
4 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 12 (44.44%) BGP
4 12 (44.44%) EIGRP
4 12 (44.44%) IPsec
4 12 (44.44%) OSPF
5 10 (37.04%) LAN
5 10 (37.04%) HTTP
6 9 (33.33%) Junos
7 7 (25.93%) FTP
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (18.52%) SNMP
8 5 (18.52%) VLAN
8 5 (18.52%) TACACS
9 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support
7 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Support
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) SecurID
2 3 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.70%) OWASP
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (44.44%) CCNP
2 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) RHCE
4 2 (7.41%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) FortiGate
2 6 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (11.11%) OpenView
4 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
4 2 (7.41%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 15 (55.56%) Juniper
3 7 (25.93%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) Fujitsu
4 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
5 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
5 4 (14.81%) F5
6 3 (11.11%) Aruba
6 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
6 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 3 (11.11%) JBoss
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) Sun
6 3 (11.11%) Compuware
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (7.41%) NetIQ
7 2 (7.41%) McAfee