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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 351 377 393
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +16
Permanent jobs citing SSL 277 289 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.64% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 4.06% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 248 231 193
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
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
7558 7119 8382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.66% 15.67% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6292 5825 6903
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
City of London +12 83 £56,250 +7.14% 8
Paddington - 4 - -
Westminster - 2 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £60,000 -
Brentford - 1 £50,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £48,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 269 (51.73%) Firewall
2 245 (47.12%) VPN
3 244 (46.92%) Cisco
4 195 (37.50%) Windows
5 193 (37.12%) Linux
6 187 (35.96%) TCP/IP
7 156 (30.00%) DNS
8 151 (29.04%) Finance
9 145 (27.88%) Cisco Certification
10 115 (22.12%) Juniper
10 115 (22.12%) ITIL
11 114 (21.92%) OSPF
12 113 (21.73%) BGP
13 110 (21.15%) VMware
14 109 (20.96%) Microsoft
15 106 (20.38%) F5
16 101 (19.42%) CCNP
17 99 (19.04%) CheckPoint
18 97 (18.65%) IPsec
19 96 (18.46%) WAN
20 92 (17.69%) EIGRP
21 90 (17.31%) HTTP
22 86 (16.54%) Wireless
23 85 (16.35%) Network Security
24 83 (15.96%) CCNA
24 83 (15.96%) Active Directory
25 82 (15.77%) LAN
25 82 (15.77%) Cisco ASA
26 81 (15.58%) MPLS
27 80 (15.38%) UNIX

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 49 (9.42%) MS Exchange
2 44 (8.46%) IIS
3 42 (8.08%) Apache
3 42 (8.08%) Tomcat
4 37 (7.12%) JBoss
5 30 (5.77%) WebSphere
6 29 (5.58%) nginx
7 28 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (4.42%) Lync
9 21 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (3.85%) SharePoint
11 16 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (2.69%) Node.js
14 9 (1.73%) OpenStack
14 9 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
16 7 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
16 7 (1.35%) CMS
16 7 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 58 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.62%) MS Office
3 4 (0.77%) MS Project
3 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.38%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) assyst
3 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.62%) SaaS
3 18 (3.46%) Office 365
4 16 (3.08%) IaaS
5 12 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.54%) Heroku
7 8 (1.54%) Engine Yard
8 7 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.77%) Route 53
9 4 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.77%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.58%) PaaS
10 3 (0.58%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.19%) Datadog
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 269 (51.73%) Firewall
2 245 (47.12%) VPN
3 187 (35.96%) TCP/IP
4 156 (30.00%) DNS
5 114 (21.92%) OSPF
6 113 (21.73%) BGP
7 97 (18.65%) IPsec
8 96 (18.46%) WAN
9 92 (17.69%) EIGRP
10 90 (17.31%) HTTP
11 86 (16.54%) Wireless
12 85 (16.35%) Network Security
13 82 (15.77%) Cisco ASA
13 82 (15.77%) LAN
14 81 (15.58%) MPLS
15 67 (12.88%) VLAN
16 54 (10.38%) Cisco IOS
17 48 (9.23%) Internet
17 48 (9.23%) LDAP
17 48 (9.23%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.92%) MySQL
3 49 (9.42%) Relational Database
4 28 (5.38%) RDBMS
5 16 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.88%) DB2
7 13 (2.50%) Redis
7 13 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.73%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.15%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.62%) Subversion
3 20 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.88%) JIRA
5 13 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 13 (2.50%) PHPUnit
5 13 (2.50%) Behat
6 12 (2.31%) Maven
7 6 (1.15%) JProfiler
7 6 (1.15%) JUnit
7 6 (1.15%) YourKit
8 4 (0.77%) Gradle
9 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.19%) Selenium
11 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.19%) Hudson
General
1 151 (29.04%) Finance
2 50 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.38%) Banking
4 23 (4.42%) Financial Institution
5 18 (3.46%) Retail
6 15 (2.88%) Marketing
7 12 (2.31%) Retail Banking
7 12 (2.31%) Multimedia
7 12 (2.31%) Back Office
8 10 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.73%) Law
10 8 (1.54%) Electronics
11 5 (0.96%) Legal
11 5 (0.96%) Games
12 3 (0.58%) Advertising
13 2 (0.38%) Front Office
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (30.96%) Network Engineer
2 68 (13.08%) Developer
3 65 (12.50%) Consultant
4 55 (10.58%) Security Engineer
5 47 (9.04%) Network Security Engineer
6 43 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 38 (7.31%) Administrator
7 38 (7.31%) Architect
8 34 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (6.35%) Analyst
10 32 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
11 30 (5.77%) Support Engineer
11 30 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
12 29 (5.58%) Technical Consultant
13 24 (4.62%) Senior Developer
14 20 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (2.88%) Infrastructure Architect
15 15 (2.88%) ServiceNow Consultant
16 14 (2.69%) ITSM Consultant
16 14 (2.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (14.04%) HTML
1 73 (14.04%) Web Services
2 67 (12.88%) XML
3 41 (7.88%) CSS
4 31 (5.96%) SOAP
5 28 (5.38%) .NET
6 27 (5.19%) REST
7 23 (4.42%) HTML5
7 23 (4.42%) JSON
8 20 (3.85%) Java EE
9 19 (3.65%) SAML
10 16 (3.08%) Ajax
10 16 (3.08%) CSS3
10 16 (3.08%) Symfony
11 15 (2.88%) RESTful
11 15 (2.88%) Backbone.js
12 14 (2.69%) LAMP
13 13 (2.50%) XMPP
13 13 (2.50%) Spring
13 13 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.31%) Clustering
3 25 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 23 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.88%) CMDB
5 15 (2.88%) PKI
5 15 (2.88%) Open Source
6 12 (2.31%) Cryptography
7 11 (2.12%) DTV
7 11 (2.12%) Device Driver
7 11 (2.12%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.73%) IPTV
10 7 (1.35%) Over-the-Top Content
10 7 (1.35%) User Experience
10 7 (1.35%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.15%) Video on Demand
12 5 (0.96%) Social Media
13 4 (0.77%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 195 (37.50%) Windows
2 193 (37.12%) Linux
3 80 (15.38%) UNIX
4 48 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (7.50%) CentOS
6 35 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (4.04%) Windows 7
10 19 (3.65%) Windows XP
11 14 (2.69%) Solaris
12 13 (2.50%) Fedora
13 9 (1.73%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.15%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.96%) MVS
15 5 (0.96%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.96%) AIX
16 4 (0.77%) zOS
16 4 (0.77%) Windows CE
16 4 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (22.12%) ITIL
2 64 (12.31%) Load Balancing
3 50 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (8.65%) Migration
5 41 (7.88%) Service Management
6 38 (7.31%) Change Management
7 37 (7.12%) Network Design
8 33 (6.35%) Project Management
9 32 (6.15%) ITSM
10 31 (5.96%) TDD
11 30 (5.77%) E-Commerce
11 30 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (5.00%) Service Delivery
13 26 (5.00%) SOA
13 26 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
13 26 (5.00%) Time Management
13 26 (5.00%) DevOps
14 25 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (4.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (15.19%) SQL
2 77 (14.81%) Java
3 53 (10.19%) JavaScript
4 51 (9.81%) Python
5 48 (9.23%) Perl
6 46 (8.85%) PowerShell
7 44 (8.46%) PHP
8 29 (5.58%) Shell Script
8 29 (5.58%) Bash Shell
9 23 (4.42%) C#
10 21 (4.04%) C++
11 11 (2.12%) Ruby
12 8 (1.54%) Korn
12 8 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.35%) C
14 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.58%) JCL
15 2 (0.38%) PHP5
15 2 (0.38%) Tcl
15 2 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 145 (27.88%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (19.42%) CCNP
3 83 (15.96%) CCNA
4 79 (15.19%) Degree
5 19 (3.65%) CCIE
6 18 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (3.46%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (3.08%) JNCIP
8 15 (2.88%) MCSE
9 14 (2.69%) CISSP
10 13 (2.50%) JNCIE
11 10 (1.92%) RHCE
12 9 (1.73%) MCP
12 9 (1.73%) CCDP
12 9 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.54%) CCDA
14 6 (1.15%) CEH
14 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
15 4 (0.77%) MCITP
16 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.73%) SLA
2 12 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.12%) QA
4 9 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (15.96%) Active Directory
2 77 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 22 (4.23%) vSphere
5 16 (3.08%) VMware ESX
5 16 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (2.88%) Firmware
7 13 (2.50%) iptables
8 9 (1.73%) NFS
9 7 (1.35%) XenApp
10 6 (1.15%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.15%) Varnish
11 5 (0.96%) SpamAssassin
12 4 (0.77%) Xen
12 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.58%) Postfix
13 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 3 (0.58%) KVM
13 3 (0.58%) RHEV
14 2 (0.38%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 31 (5.96%) Nagios
2 27 (5.19%) Puppet
3 23 (4.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 20 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (3.85%) OPNET
5 17 (3.27%) Cacti
6 16 (3.08%) SCCM
7 13 (2.50%) HP UCMDB
8 10 (1.92%) CiscoWorks
9 9 (1.73%) FortiGate
10 8 (1.54%) collectd
10 8 (1.54%) Cobbler
11 7 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 7 (1.35%) Cisco UCCE
11 7 (1.35%) Zenoss
12 6 (1.15%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.15%) Ansible
13 5 (0.96%) MIMEsweeper
13 5 (0.96%) SCOM
13 5 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 244 (46.92%) Cisco
2 115 (22.12%) Juniper
3 110 (21.15%) VMware
4 109 (20.96%) Microsoft
5 106 (20.38%) F5
6 99 (19.04%) CheckPoint
7 56 (10.77%) Red Hat
8 47 (9.04%) Riverbed
9 44 (8.46%) Citrix
10 41 (7.88%) Oracle
11 34 (6.54%) SolarWinds
12 32 (6.15%) Fortinet
13 29 (5.58%) HP
14 18 (3.46%) Blue Coat
15 16 (3.08%) Brocade
15 16 (3.08%) ServiceNow
16 15 (2.88%) IBM
17 14 (2.69%) Websense
18 13 (2.50%) McAfee
19 12 (2.31%) SAP
London
Information Technology Services
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £51 - £55k per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
North Plains
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Season Ticket Loan
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Church International
Salary: £70k-£75k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Pirean Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus, pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £51 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago