The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 382 348 415
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +67
Permanent jobs citing SSL 247 321 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.71% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 4.36% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 206 260 165
Average salary £48,250 £52,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.09% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £40,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
SSL
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7417 7367 9378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.23% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6280 6039 7960
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSL
Salary Trend in London

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

SSL Salary Trend in London

SSL
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SSL Salary Histogram in London

SSL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
City of London +33 73 £45,750 -16.81% 9
Sidcup - 4 £49,250 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames 0 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Harrow - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £47,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 276 (48.08%) Firewall
2 246 (42.86%) VPN
3 244 (42.51%) Windows
4 228 (39.72%) Linux
5 222 (38.68%) Cisco
6 215 (37.46%) DNS
7 197 (34.32%) VMware
8 192 (33.45%) TCP/IP
9 149 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 147 (25.61%) Juniper
11 140 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
11 140 (24.39%) Active Directory
12 116 (20.21%) Finance
12 116 (20.21%) WAN
12 116 (20.21%) ITIL
13 113 (19.69%) SQL
14 111 (19.34%) MySQL
15 110 (19.16%) HTTP
16 109 (18.99%) Microsoft
17 102 (17.77%) MPLS
17 102 (17.77%) BGP
17 102 (17.77%) CCNP
18 99 (17.25%) Windows Server 2008
19 94 (16.38%) IIS
20 90 (15.68%) F5
21 88 (15.33%) UNIX
21 88 (15.33%) Degree
22 86 (14.98%) DHCP
22 86 (14.98%) OSPF
23 80 (13.94%) Analytical Skills

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 94 (16.38%) IIS
2 66 (11.50%) MS Exchange
3 59 (10.28%) Apache
4 46 (8.01%) Tomcat
5 43 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (5.40%) nginx
7 26 (4.53%) WebSphere
8 25 (4.36%) Lync
9 23 (4.01%) JBoss
10 17 (2.96%) SharePoint
10 17 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 17 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (2.61%) Node.js
12 12 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (1.57%) IBM Notes
15 8 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (1.39%) WebLogic
16 6 (1.05%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 71 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.75%) MS Office
3 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.70%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Summit
1 9 (1.57%) Front Arena
1 9 (1.57%) RMDS
1 9 (1.57%) 3000 Xtra
1 9 (1.57%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 9 (1.57%) Eikon
2 3 (0.52%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.75%) SaaS
2 24 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.48%) Office 365
4 14 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.92%) IaaS
6 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.70%) PaaS
7 4 (0.70%) Joyent
8 3 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.17%) Route 53
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 276 (48.08%) Firewall
2 246 (42.86%) VPN
3 215 (37.46%) DNS
4 192 (33.45%) TCP/IP
5 116 (20.21%) WAN
6 110 (19.16%) HTTP
7 102 (17.77%) MPLS
7 102 (17.77%) BGP
8 86 (14.98%) OSPF
8 86 (14.98%) DHCP
9 78 (13.59%) LAN
10 76 (13.24%) LDAP
11 72 (12.54%) Wireless
12 69 (12.02%) EIGRP
13 65 (11.32%) IPsec
14 64 (11.15%) VLAN
14 64 (11.15%) Network Security
15 61 (10.63%) SAN
16 60 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
17 57 (9.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (19.34%) MySQL
2 77 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 44 (7.67%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.53%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.83%) Redis
6 21 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (3.31%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.44%) MariaDB
8 14 (2.44%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.87%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.87%) Riak
14 4 (0.70%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 29 (5.05%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.96%) JIRA
3 15 (2.61%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.61%) Maven
4 14 (2.44%) JProfiler
4 14 (2.44%) YourKit
5 12 (2.09%) Dreamweaver
6 11 (1.92%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.74%) Subversion
8 7 (1.22%) Behat
8 7 (1.22%) PHPUnit
9 6 (1.05%) JUnit
10 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.17%) Grunt
11 1 (0.17%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.17%) JSHint
11 1 (0.17%) Bower
General
1 116 (20.21%) Finance
2 52 (9.06%) Telecoms
3 34 (5.92%) Banking
4 21 (3.66%) Marketing
5 17 (2.96%) Back Office
6 16 (2.79%) Publishing
7 15 (2.61%) Law
8 11 (1.92%) Advertising
9 8 (1.39%) Retail
9 8 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.22%) Front Office
11 5 (0.87%) Games
12 4 (0.70%) Legal
13 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 175 (30.49%) Network Engineer
2 76 (13.24%) Developer
3 53 (9.23%) Senior Network Engineer
4 50 (8.71%) Security Engineer
5 45 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 43 (7.49%) Administrator
7 42 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
8 39 (6.79%) Systems Administrator
9 38 (6.62%) Analyst
10 37 (6.45%) Architect
11 33 (5.75%) Consultant
12 31 (5.40%) Systems Engineer
13 24 (4.18%) Senior Developer
13 24 (4.18%) Support Engineer
14 23 (4.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 23 (4.01%) Linux Administrator
15 22 (3.83%) Linux Engineer
16 20 (3.48%) .NET Developer
17 17 (2.96%) Web Developer
18 16 (2.79%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.24%) XML
2 62 (10.80%) Web Services
3 57 (9.93%) HTML
4 56 (9.76%) .NET
5 53 (9.23%) CSS
6 35 (6.10%) LAMP
6 35 (6.10%) HTML5
7 32 (5.57%) ASP.NET
8 26 (4.53%) JSON
9 24 (4.18%) CSS3
10 23 (4.01%) SOAP
11 22 (3.83%) SAML
12 21 (3.66%) Ajax
13 19 (3.31%) jQuery
14 18 (3.14%) REST
14 18 (3.14%) Middleware
15 16 (2.79%) J2EE
15 16 (2.79%) XSD
16 14 (2.44%) MSMQ
16 14 (2.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (11.67%) Clustering
3 45 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 38 (6.62%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.36%) Blackberry
6 24 (4.18%) Open Source
7 23 (4.01%) PKI
8 13 (2.26%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.09%) Cryptography
10 11 (1.92%) User Experience
11 10 (1.74%) SecurID
12 9 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.57%) Equities
13 7 (1.22%) STB
13 7 (1.22%) IPTV
13 7 (1.22%) iSeries
14 6 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (1.05%) Over-the-Top Content
14 6 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (1.05%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 244 (42.51%) Windows
2 228 (39.72%) Linux
3 99 (17.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (15.33%) UNIX
5 72 (12.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (7.67%) CentOS
7 36 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (4.36%) Windows 7
10 23 (4.01%) Solaris
11 19 (3.31%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.61%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.92%) AIX
14 9 (1.57%) zOS
15 8 (1.39%) Fedora
16 4 (0.70%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.70%) MVS
17 3 (0.52%) Android
17 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (20.21%) ITIL
2 75 (13.07%) Load Balancing
3 60 (10.45%) Migration
4 52 (9.06%) Service Management
5 46 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (6.79%) Information Security
7 37 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 36 (6.27%) Project Management
9 35 (6.10%) ITSM
10 33 (5.75%) Kalman Filter
11 28 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
11 28 (4.88%) TDD
12 27 (4.70%) Change Control
13 25 (4.36%) MVC
14 23 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (3.66%) Use Case
16 20 (3.48%) Service Delivery
16 20 (3.48%) Configuration Management
17 18 (3.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 113 (19.69%) SQL
2 76 (13.24%) Java
3 62 (10.80%) JavaScript
4 56 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 54 (9.41%) Perl
6 51 (8.89%) PHP
7 44 (7.67%) Bash Shell
8 36 (6.27%) C#
9 30 (5.23%) Python
10 26 (4.53%) Ruby
11 22 (3.83%) T-SQL
12 17 (2.96%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.44%) C++
14 11 (1.92%) VBScript
15 10 (1.74%) C
16 6 (1.05%) ActionScript
16 6 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
17 5 (0.87%) PHP5
18 3 (0.52%) CoffeeScript
19 2 (0.35%) JCL
Qualifications
1 140 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (17.77%) CCNP
3 88 (15.33%) Degree
4 69 (12.02%) CCNA
5 38 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (5.40%) CCIE
7 24 (4.18%) MCSE
8 23 (4.01%) RHCE
9 21 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (3.48%) JNCIP
11 19 (3.31%) JNCIE
12 18 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (2.61%) Security Cleared
14 14 (2.44%) CISSP
15 13 (2.26%) CCDP
15 13 (2.26%) MCTS
16 8 (1.39%) MCP
17 7 (1.22%) MCSA
17 7 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 5 (0.87%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.19%) SLA
2 17 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.39%) QA
5 6 (1.05%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.87%) COBIT
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.35%) BS7799
7 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 149 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 37 (6.45%) vSphere
4 36 (6.27%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.79%) VMware ESX
7 14 (2.44%) NFS
8 12 (2.09%) KVM
9 11 (1.92%) Postfix
10 8 (1.39%) DFS Replication
11 7 (1.22%) XenApp
11 7 (1.22%) Xen
11 7 (1.22%) Firmware
12 6 (1.05%) ProxySG
13 5 (0.87%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.87%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.87%) SpamAssassin
14 4 (0.70%) RHEV
14 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 41 (7.14%) Puppet
2 39 (6.79%) Nagios
3 32 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (4.53%) Cacti
5 17 (2.96%) SCOM
6 16 (2.79%) WSUS
6 16 (2.79%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (1.74%) Backup Exec
7 10 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.57%) Zenoss
8 9 (1.57%) SCCM
9 8 (1.39%) NetBackup
9 8 (1.39%) ZABBIX
10 6 (1.05%) FortiGate
10 6 (1.05%) HP UCMDB
10 6 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (1.05%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.87%) yum
11 5 (0.87%) Munin
Vendors
1 222 (38.68%) Cisco
2 197 (34.32%) VMware
3 147 (25.61%) Juniper
4 109 (18.99%) Microsoft
5 90 (15.68%) F5
6 76 (13.24%) Red Hat
6 76 (13.24%) CheckPoint
7 74 (12.89%) Citrix
8 35 (6.10%) HP
9 33 (5.75%) Oracle
10 29 (5.05%) Riverbed
11 20 (3.48%) Fortinet
12 18 (3.14%) EMC
13 17 (2.96%) Brocade
14 16 (2.79%) Blue Coat
15 15 (2.61%) SolarWinds
16 14 (2.44%) Google
16 14 (2.44%) Mitel
16 14 (2.44%) Websense
16 14 (2.44%) IBM
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Pro Rata
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
UK ECIG STORE
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K to 56K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago