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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 375 331 433
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +102
Permanent jobs citing SSL 256 335 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 4.93% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 216 279 177
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
7089 6793 8809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.16% 15.89% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5493 7466
Average salary £49,011 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +4 81 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Sidcup - 4 £48,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £47,500 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Docklands, London -4 1 £60,000 -11.11%
Harrow - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 272 (49.73%) Firewall
2 250 (45.70%) VPN
3 233 (42.60%) Cisco
4 223 (40.77%) Windows
5 218 (39.85%) Linux
6 187 (34.19%) DNS
7 177 (32.36%) TCP/IP
8 156 (28.52%) VMware
9 139 (25.41%) Juniper
10 138 (25.23%) Cisco Certification
11 134 (24.50%) Finance
12 125 (22.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 117 (21.39%) ITIL
14 113 (20.66%) Active Directory
15 107 (19.56%) WAN
16 106 (19.38%) Microsoft
17 100 (18.28%) CCNP
18 98 (17.92%) BGP
19 97 (17.73%) MPLS
20 93 (17.00%) F5
21 90 (16.45%) OSPF
22 88 (16.09%) HTTP
22 88 (16.09%) MySQL
23 86 (15.72%) Degree
24 85 (15.54%) UNIX
25 84 (15.36%) SQL
25 84 (15.36%) CheckPoint
25 84 (15.36%) Wireless
26 82 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
27 77 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 68 (12.43%) IIS
2 62 (11.33%) MS Exchange
3 48 (8.78%) Apache
4 42 (7.68%) Tomcat
5 39 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (5.85%) nginx
7 27 (4.94%) Lync
8 20 (3.66%) JBoss
9 19 (3.47%) SharePoint
9 19 (3.47%) WebSphere
10 18 (3.29%) Node.js
11 17 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
13 13 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (2.19%) Office Communications Server
15 11 (2.01%) IBM Notes
16 8 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
17 5 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
17 5 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 65 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.67%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.55%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (6.03%) SaaS
3 22 (4.02%) Office 365
4 16 (2.93%) IaaS
5 15 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.73%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.73%) PaaS
8 4 (0.73%) Joyent
8 4 (0.73%) Route 53
9 3 (0.55%) Heroku
9 3 (0.55%) Engine Yard
9 3 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 272 (49.73%) Firewall
2 250 (45.70%) VPN
3 187 (34.19%) DNS
4 177 (32.36%) TCP/IP
5 107 (19.56%) WAN
6 98 (17.92%) BGP
7 97 (17.73%) MPLS
8 90 (16.45%) OSPF
9 88 (16.09%) HTTP
10 84 (15.36%) Wireless
11 77 (14.08%) IPsec
12 76 (13.89%) Network Security
13 74 (13.53%) EIGRP
13 74 (13.53%) LAN
14 61 (11.15%) DHCP
14 61 (11.15%) Cisco ASA
15 60 (10.97%) LDAP
16 59 (10.79%) VLAN
17 55 (10.05%) Internet
18 51 (9.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (16.09%) MySQL
2 65 (11.88%) SQL Server
3 47 (8.59%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.29%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.11%) Redis
5 17 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.19%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.28%) Essbase
12 5 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.73%) QlikView
13 4 (0.73%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (5.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.93%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.74%) Subversion
3 15 (2.74%) JIRA
4 14 (2.56%) Maven
5 13 (2.38%) PHPUnit
5 13 (2.38%) JProfiler
5 13 (2.38%) Behat
5 13 (2.38%) YourKit
6 11 (2.01%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.46%) JUnit
7 8 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.18%) Selenium
10 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.18%) Grunt
10 1 (0.18%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 134 (24.50%) Finance
2 54 (9.87%) Telecoms
3 37 (6.76%) Banking
4 24 (4.39%) Marketing
5 19 (3.47%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.56%) Back Office
7 9 (1.65%) Advertising
8 8 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.46%) Law
9 7 (1.28%) Legal
9 7 (1.28%) Electronics
9 7 (1.28%) Front Office
10 6 (1.10%) Retail
10 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.73%) Games
12 3 (0.55%) Publishing
12 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (31.08%) Network Engineer
2 76 (13.89%) Developer
3 55 (10.05%) Security Engineer
4 48 (8.78%) Consultant
5 45 (8.23%) Network Security Engineer
6 44 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (7.50%) Administrator
8 39 (7.13%) Senior Network Engineer
9 37 (6.76%) Architect
10 35 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
11 33 (6.03%) Support Engineer
12 32 (5.85%) Analyst
13 25 (4.57%) Senior Consultant
14 23 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (4.20%) Senior Developer
15 18 (3.29%) .NET Developer
15 18 (3.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 18 (3.29%) Linux Administrator
16 17 (3.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
17 16 (2.93%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.16%) Web Services
2 69 (12.61%) XML
3 61 (11.15%) HTML
4 55 (10.05%) CSS
5 44 (8.04%) .NET
6 33 (6.03%) LAMP
6 33 (6.03%) HTML5
7 25 (4.57%) CSS3
7 25 (4.57%) SOAP
8 22 (4.02%) ASP.NET
9 21 (3.84%) JSON
10 20 (3.66%) REST
11 19 (3.47%) Symfony
11 19 (3.47%) Ajax
11 19 (3.47%) SAML
12 15 (2.74%) J2EE
12 15 (2.74%) XSD
12 15 (2.74%) RESTful
12 15 (2.74%) Backbone.js
13 14 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.59%) Clustering
3 40 (7.31%) Management Information System
4 32 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.02%) Blackberry
6 21 (3.84%) PKI
6 21 (3.84%) Open Source
7 12 (2.19%) Cryptography
8 10 (1.83%) CMDB
8 10 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.65%) DTV
10 7 (1.28%) SecurID
10 7 (1.28%) IPTV
10 7 (1.28%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.10%) User Experience
11 6 (1.10%) Device Driver
12 5 (0.91%) STB
12 5 (0.91%) iSeries
12 5 (0.91%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 223 (40.77%) Windows
2 218 (39.85%) Linux
3 85 (15.54%) UNIX
4 77 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (7.31%) CentOS
7 39 (7.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (4.94%) Windows 7
10 21 (3.84%) Windows XP
11 18 (3.29%) Solaris
12 13 (2.38%) Fedora
13 11 (2.01%) Mac OS
14 7 (1.28%) zOS
15 6 (1.10%) AIX
16 5 (0.91%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.73%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.73%) MVS
18 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (21.39%) ITIL
2 70 (12.80%) Load Balancing
3 63 (11.52%) Migration
4 54 (9.87%) Service Management
5 41 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (6.95%) ITSM
7 34 (6.22%) Information Security
8 31 (5.67%) TDD
8 31 (5.67%) Kalman Filter
9 29 (5.30%) Project Management
10 28 (5.12%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (4.75%) E-Commerce
12 22 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (4.02%) MVC
12 22 (4.02%) Network Management
12 22 (4.02%) Change Control
13 21 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (3.47%) Technical Architecture
14 19 (3.47%) Change Management
15 18 (3.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 84 (15.36%) SQL
2 68 (12.43%) Java
3 64 (11.70%) JavaScript
4 50 (9.14%) PHP
5 49 (8.96%) Perl
6 48 (8.78%) PowerShell
7 40 (7.31%) Bash Shell
8 39 (7.13%) Python
9 33 (6.03%) C#
10 23 (4.20%) Shell Script
11 20 (3.66%) C++
12 18 (3.29%) T-SQL
13 16 (2.93%) Ruby
14 8 (1.46%) C
15 6 (1.10%) VBScript
16 5 (0.91%) PHP5
17 3 (0.55%) Korn
17 3 (0.55%) ActionScript 3.0
17 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.55%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 138 (25.23%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (18.28%) CCNP
3 86 (15.72%) Degree
4 63 (11.52%) CCNA
5 31 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (4.94%) CCIE
7 22 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (3.47%) MCSE
8 19 (3.47%) CISSP
9 18 (3.29%) RHCE
9 18 (3.29%) JNCIP
9 18 (3.29%) JNCIE
10 13 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (2.19%) CCDP
12 11 (2.01%) MCTS
13 10 (1.83%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.65%) MCP
15 6 (1.10%) MCITP
15 6 (1.10%) CEH
16 5 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.59%) SLA
2 14 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.46%) QA
4 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.10%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.55%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.18%) BS7799
7 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 125 (22.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (20.66%) Active Directory
3 35 (6.40%) Hyper-V
4 31 (5.67%) vSphere
5 19 (3.47%) VMware ESX
6 18 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (2.38%) Firmware
8 12 (2.19%) NFS
9 8 (1.46%) KVM
9 8 (1.46%) Postfix
10 7 (1.28%) XenApp
10 7 (1.28%) Xen
11 6 (1.10%) ProxySG
11 6 (1.10%) SpamAssassin
12 5 (0.91%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.91%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.91%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.73%) Snort
14 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (6.58%) Nagios
2 24 (4.39%) Puppet
3 23 (4.20%) Cacti
4 18 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (3.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (2.01%) SCCM
7 10 (1.83%) WSUS
7 10 (1.83%) HP UCMDB
8 9 (1.65%) OPNET
9 8 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.46%) Zenoss
10 7 (1.28%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.10%) FortiGate
11 6 (1.10%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.10%) SCOM
12 5 (0.91%) MIMEsweeper
12 5 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
13 4 (0.73%) OpenView
13 4 (0.73%) Munin
13 4 (0.73%) yum
Vendors
1 233 (42.60%) Cisco
2 156 (28.52%) VMware
3 139 (25.41%) Juniper
4 106 (19.38%) Microsoft
5 93 (17.00%) F5
6 84 (15.36%) CheckPoint
7 67 (12.25%) Red Hat
8 55 (10.05%) Citrix
9 42 (7.68%) Riverbed
10 30 (5.48%) HP
11 27 (4.94%) Oracle
12 23 (4.20%) SolarWinds
13 21 (3.84%) Fortinet
14 19 (3.47%) Blue Coat
15 17 (3.11%) Websense
16 14 (2.56%) EMC
17 12 (2.19%) SAP
17 12 (2.19%) Lotus
17 12 (2.19%) ServiceNow
18 11 (2.01%) Brocade
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + NC Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c50-70,000 + Massive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: 28800 to $43200 per Year (GBP)
Posted: 7 days ago