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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 123 130 147
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 21 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.85% 0.047% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 0.19% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 9
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 £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
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
567 523 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.90% 24.63% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 450 343 456
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 31 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 31 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 - 10 £57,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -7 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Stevenage - 5 - -
Harpenden - 1 £35,000 -
SSL
East of England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 (78.57%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) VPN
3 15 (53.57%) Firewall
3 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
4 14 (50.00%) Juniper
5 13 (46.43%) Network Security
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (42.86%) BGP
6 12 (42.86%) EIGRP
6 12 (42.86%) OSPF
6 12 (42.86%) Finance
6 12 (42.86%) IPsec
6 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 12 (42.86%) CCNP
7 11 (39.29%) HTTP
8 10 (35.71%) LAN
8 10 (35.71%) FortiGate
9 9 (32.14%) Junos
9 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
9 9 (32.14%) Windows
9 9 (32.14%) Linux
9 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
9 9 (32.14%) Change Management
9 9 (32.14%) SecurID
10 8 (28.57%) Retail
11 7 (25.00%) MPLS
11 7 (25.00%) .NET
11 7 (25.00%) FTP
11 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (25.00%) HP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 4 (14.29%) iPlanet
2 4 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) Tuxedo
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.57%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) VPN
2 15 (53.57%) Firewall
3 13 (46.43%) Network Security
4 12 (42.86%) BGP
4 12 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 12 (42.86%) OSPF
4 12 (42.86%) IPsec
4 12 (42.86%) WAN
5 11 (39.29%) HTTP
6 10 (35.71%) LAN
7 9 (32.14%) Junos
8 7 (25.00%) MPLS
8 7 (25.00%) FTP
8 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (17.86%) SNMP
9 5 (17.86%) TACACS
9 5 (17.86%) VLAN
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.29%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) DB2
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Security Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Network Support
8 1 (3.57%) Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) SAP XI
4 1 (3.57%) WinForms
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) Modernizr
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) SecurID
2 4 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Solaris
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Change Management
2 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
5 3 (10.71%) SIEM
5 3 (10.71%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (10.71%) Network Management
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Jython
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
1 4 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (42.86%) CCNP
2 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) RHCE
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) MCTS
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (10.71%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) FortiGate
2 6 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (10.71%) OpenView
3 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (10.71%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
3 14 (50.00%) Juniper
4 7 (25.00%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) Fujitsu
5 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 4 (14.29%) F5
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) IBM
6 4 (14.29%) JBoss
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) Sun
7 3 (10.71%) Compuware
7 3 (10.71%) NetIQ
7 3 (10.71%) BMC
7 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
7 3 (10.71%) Aruba
7 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.14%) VMware
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
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