The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 125 138 138
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 27 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.16% 0.36% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.56% 1.38% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 15
Average salary £37,500 £61,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.77% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £48,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £76,250 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
592 652 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.34% 25.96% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 410 445 523
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
Borehamwood - 5 £27,000 -
Rickmansworth - 5 £85,000 -
Watford +9 4 £36,750 -51.80%
Royston - 2 £33,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £42,500 -
SSL
East of England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 29 (51.79%) Firewall
2 28 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 26 (46.43%) Finance
3 26 (46.43%) Java
3 26 (46.43%) Oracle
3 26 (46.43%) XML
3 26 (46.43%) PKI
4 22 (39.29%) Spring
4 22 (39.29%) Application Packaging
5 21 (37.50%) Web Services
6 17 (30.36%) MQSeries
6 17 (30.36%) JMS
6 17 (30.36%) DB2
6 17 (30.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 17 (30.36%) WebLogic
6 17 (30.36%) HTTP
6 17 (30.36%) Cisco
6 17 (30.36%) IBM
6 17 (30.36%) TIBCO
6 17 (30.36%) WebSphere
6 17 (30.36%) RESTful
6 17 (30.36%) Open Source
6 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
7 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 16 (28.57%) VPN
7 16 (28.57%) HP
8 15 (26.79%) WAN
8 15 (26.79%) LAN
9 14 (25.00%) ISO 8583
9 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 17 (30.36%) MQSeries
1 17 (30.36%) WebSphere Application Server
1 17 (30.36%) WebLogic
1 17 (30.36%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) nginx
4 3 (5.36%) Moodle
4 3 (5.36%) Lync
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.36%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.36%) WordPress
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (7.14%) SAP SRM
2 3 (5.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) Firewall
2 17 (30.36%) HTTP
3 16 (28.57%) VPN
4 15 (26.79%) WAN
4 15 (26.79%) LAN
5 13 (23.21%) DNS
6 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 12 (21.43%) VLAN
7 10 (17.86%) DHCP
8 9 (16.07%) FTP
8 9 (16.07%) Network Security
9 8 (14.29%) HTTPS
9 8 (14.29%) SAN
9 8 (14.29%) OSPF
10 7 (12.50%) Wireless
11 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (10.71%) SMTP
12 5 (8.93%) NAS
12 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) DB2
1 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.29%) NonStop SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.36%) MySQL
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Back Office
4 4 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Architect
2 13 (23.21%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Administrator
4 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Architect
4 9 (16.07%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Network Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) SAP Programmer
7 4 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.14%) Programmer
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Support
8 3 (5.36%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) XML
2 22 (39.29%) Spring
2 22 (39.29%) Application Packaging
3 21 (37.50%) Web Services
4 17 (30.36%) JMS
4 17 (30.36%) RESTful
5 10 (17.86%) Middleware
6 5 (8.93%) XSD
7 4 (7.14%) JSON
7 4 (7.14%) SAP PI
7 4 (7.14%) XSLT
7 4 (7.14%) JDBC
7 4 (7.14%) SOAP
7 4 (7.14%) cXML
7 4 (7.14%) EDIFACT
8 3 (5.36%) LAMP
8 3 (5.36%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 26 (46.43%) PKI
3 17 (30.36%) Open Source
4 9 (16.07%) SWIFT
5 8 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (12.50%) Replication
7 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (8.93%) Thin Client
8 5 (8.93%) Fat Client
9 4 (7.14%) Statistics
9 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
10 3 (5.36%) Clustering
10 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) UNIX
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.36%) CentOS
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 10 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 7 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Software Architecture
5 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) Security Architecture
6 5 (8.93%) Time Management
6 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.14%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 4 (7.14%) Data Mapping
7 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.14%) B2B
7 4 (7.14%) Change Management
7 4 (7.14%) ITSM
7 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.36%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.14%) XPath
4 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.14%) XQuery
4 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) CCNP
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) MCSA
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) ISO 8583
2 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.29%) SLA
3 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.14%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Xen
4 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.36%) XenApp
5 3 (5.36%) Sendmail
5 3 (5.36%) Varnish
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.36%) iptables
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
6 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Nagios
1 3 (5.36%) Cacti
1 3 (5.36%) cPanel
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Oracle
2 17 (30.36%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) IBM
2 17 (30.36%) TIBCO
3 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) HP
4 9 (16.07%) SonicWALL
5 8 (14.29%) Apple
6 7 (12.50%) LogRhythm
7 6 (10.71%) Citrix
7 6 (10.71%) VMware
8 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
8 5 (8.93%) Fujitsu
9 4 (7.14%) F5
9 4 (7.14%) Splunk
9 4 (7.14%) ServiceNow
9 4 (7.14%) Blue Martini
9 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 4 (7.14%) SAP
9 4 (7.14%) BMC