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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 442 351 370
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +19
Permanent jobs citing SSL 189 362 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.73% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 4.52% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 173 268 229
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
6894 8005 7889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.68% 16.10% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5843 6607 6510
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 37 £57,500 +9.52% 9
Greenford - 2 £29,000 -
Harrow +6 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Docklands, London - 1 £37,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £52,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 267 (56.09%) Firewall
2 212 (44.54%) Cisco
3 206 (43.28%) VPN
4 178 (37.39%) Finance
5 175 (36.76%) Linux
6 164 (34.45%) TCP/IP
7 162 (34.03%) Windows
8 119 (25.00%) DNS
8 119 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 112 (23.53%) Juniper
10 107 (22.48%) CheckPoint
11 106 (22.27%) Cisco Certification
12 103 (21.64%) F5
13 97 (20.38%) SQL
14 91 (19.12%) VMware
15 89 (18.70%) Microsoft
16 87 (18.28%) BGP
17 86 (18.07%) OSPF
18 85 (17.86%) IPsec
19 83 (17.44%) UNIX
19 83 (17.44%) ITIL
19 83 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
20 82 (17.23%) Network Security
21 79 (16.60%) Java
21 79 (16.60%) WAN
22 78 (16.39%) LAN
22 78 (16.39%) HTML
23 77 (16.18%) SQL Server
24 74 (15.55%) EIGRP
25 73 (15.34%) Load Balancing

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 50 (10.50%) WebSphere
2 40 (8.40%) JBoss
3 39 (8.19%) IIS
4 38 (7.98%) Apache
5 35 (7.35%) MS Exchange
6 25 (5.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 25 (5.25%) Tomcat
7 23 (4.83%) nginx
8 18 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (3.57%) SharePoint
9 17 (3.57%) CMS
10 16 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (3.36%) Drupal
11 11 (2.31%) OpenStack
11 11 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.89%) Lync
13 8 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.89%) MS Office
3 6 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.42%) RMDS
4 1 (0.21%) assyst
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.83%) SaaS
3 16 (3.36%) IaaS
4 14 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.31%) PaaS
6 8 (1.68%) Heroku
6 8 (1.68%) Engine Yard
7 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (1.26%) Office 365
9 4 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.84%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.63%) Route 53
10 3 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.42%) Datadog
11 2 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.21%) CodePlex
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 267 (56.09%) Firewall
2 206 (43.28%) VPN
3 164 (34.45%) TCP/IP
4 119 (25.00%) DNS
5 87 (18.28%) BGP
6 86 (18.07%) OSPF
7 85 (17.86%) IPsec
8 83 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
9 82 (17.23%) Network Security
10 79 (16.60%) WAN
11 78 (16.39%) LAN
12 74 (15.55%) EIGRP
13 67 (14.08%) Wireless
13 67 (14.08%) VLAN
13 67 (14.08%) HTTP
14 63 (13.24%) MPLS
15 44 (9.24%) LDAP
16 42 (8.82%) Internet
16 42 (8.82%) HSRP
17 37 (7.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.61%) MySQL
3 41 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 33 (6.93%) RDBMS
5 25 (5.25%) DB2
6 16 (3.36%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.26%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.84%) HBase
12 4 (0.84%) Redis
12 4 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (5.88%) Subversion
1 28 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.83%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.94%) Maven
4 8 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.47%) JIRA
6 6 (1.26%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.84%) JUnit
7 4 (0.84%) PHPUnit
7 4 (0.84%) Behat
8 3 (0.63%) Gradle
8 3 (0.63%) JProfiler
8 3 (0.63%) YourKit
8 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.42%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.42%) Ant
9 2 (0.42%) Hudson
10 1 (0.21%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 178 (37.39%) Finance
2 61 (12.82%) Banking
3 50 (10.50%) Telecoms
4 42 (8.82%) Retail
5 32 (6.72%) Retail Banking
6 25 (5.25%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.94%) Multimedia
8 11 (2.31%) Law
9 10 (2.10%) Back Office
10 7 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.26%) Electronics
11 6 (1.26%) Front Office
11 6 (1.26%) Marketing
12 5 (1.05%) Games
13 3 (0.63%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.63%) Legal
14 2 (0.42%) Advertising
14 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.21%) Military
15 1 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 127 (26.68%) Network Engineer
2 55 (11.55%) Consultant
3 49 (10.29%) Developer
4 45 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (9.45%) Security Engineer
5 37 (7.77%) Network Security Engineer
6 35 (7.35%) Architect
7 33 (6.93%) Analyst
8 32 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
8 32 (6.72%) Technical Consultant
9 26 (5.46%) Administrator
10 22 (4.62%) Senior Network Engineer
10 22 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.41%) Senior Consultant
12 19 (3.99%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (3.99%) Security Architect
13 17 (3.57%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.57%) Java Developer
14 15 (3.15%) Network Architect
14 15 (3.15%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (16.39%) HTML
2 66 (13.87%) Web Services
3 59 (12.39%) XML
4 27 (5.67%) Java EE
5 26 (5.46%) CSS
5 26 (5.46%) REST
6 24 (5.04%) SOAP
7 23 (4.83%) .NET
8 18 (3.78%) Spring
9 15 (3.15%) Apache Flex
10 14 (2.94%) XMPP
10 14 (2.94%) JSON
10 14 (2.94%) Middleware
11 12 (2.52%) SAML
11 12 (2.52%) Ajax
12 10 (2.10%) COM
12 10 (2.10%) HTML5
13 9 (1.89%) OAuth
14 8 (1.68%) OpenID
14 8 (1.68%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 119 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.98%) Clustering
3 36 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 24 (5.04%) Management Information System
6 22 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.15%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.52%) CMDB
9 10 (2.10%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.68%) EMV
10 8 (1.68%) Device Driver
10 8 (1.68%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.68%) User Experience
11 7 (1.47%) Over-the-Top Content
11 7 (1.47%) IPTV
11 7 (1.47%) DTV
12 6 (1.26%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.26%) PKI
12 6 (1.26%) Video on Demand
12 6 (1.26%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 175 (36.76%) Linux
2 162 (34.03%) Windows
3 83 (17.44%) UNIX
4 51 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (5.04%) CentOS
7 17 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.94%) Windows XP
9 12 (2.52%) Ubuntu
10 9 (1.89%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.68%) AIX
12 6 (1.26%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.05%) Solaris
14 4 (0.84%) zOS
14 4 (0.84%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.84%) Fedora
15 2 (0.42%) Debian
15 2 (0.42%) Android
16 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (17.44%) ITIL
2 73 (15.34%) Load Balancing
3 49 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (8.82%) Network Design
4 42 (8.82%) Service Management
5 36 (7.56%) High Availability
6 33 (6.93%) DevOps
7 32 (6.72%) Change Management
7 32 (6.72%) Configuration Management
8 30 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (5.88%) SOA
9 28 (5.88%) Time Management
10 26 (5.46%) Project Management
11 25 (5.25%) ITIL V2
11 25 (5.25%) Capacity Planning
12 23 (4.83%) Migration
12 23 (4.83%) TDD
12 23 (4.83%) Data Management
13 22 (4.62%) ITSM
13 22 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 97 (20.38%) SQL
2 79 (16.60%) Java
3 48 (10.08%) JavaScript
3 48 (10.08%) Perl
4 46 (9.66%) PHP
5 43 (9.03%) Python
6 37 (7.77%) PowerShell
7 31 (6.51%) Bash Shell
8 24 (5.04%) Shell Script
9 20 (4.20%) C#
10 18 (3.78%) Ruby
11 10 (2.10%) Korn
12 9 (1.89%) C++
13 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.05%) VBScript
14 5 (1.05%) C
15 2 (0.42%) Tcl
15 2 (0.42%) VB
15 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 106 (22.27%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (14.92%) CCNP
3 65 (13.66%) CCNA
4 64 (13.45%) Degree
5 19 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (3.57%) MCSE
7 16 (3.36%) CISSP
8 11 (2.31%) CCDA
9 10 (2.10%) JNCIP
10 9 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.47%) MCSA
11 7 (1.47%) CCIE
11 7 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.26%) MCP
12 6 (1.26%) JNCIE
12 6 (1.26%) CCSE
13 5 (1.05%) CEH
13 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.84%) CISM
14 4 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (4.41%) SLA
3 17 (3.57%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.73%) QA
5 1 (0.21%) RosettaNet
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 66 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (12.39%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.36%) Varnish
4 15 (3.15%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.52%) VMware ESX
5 12 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.68%) ProxySG
6 8 (1.68%) Firmware
7 6 (1.26%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.05%) NFS
8 5 (1.05%) vSphere
8 5 (1.05%) SpamAssassin
9 4 (0.84%) XenApp
10 3 (0.63%) Xen
11 2 (0.42%) vCloud
11 2 (0.42%) KVM
11 2 (0.42%) iptables
12 1 (0.21%) Docker
12 1 (0.21%) LXC
Systems Management
1 37 (7.77%) Puppet
2 35 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (3.99%) CiscoWorks
3 19 (3.99%) Nagios
4 16 (3.36%) OPNET
4 16 (3.36%) Salt
5 14 (2.94%) SCCM
6 12 (2.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 11 (2.31%) Ansible
8 10 (2.10%) HP UCMDB
9 8 (1.68%) collectd
9 8 (1.68%) Cobbler
10 7 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
11 6 (1.26%) Cacti
12 5 (1.05%) HP NNM
12 5 (1.05%) MIMEsweeper
12 5 (1.05%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.84%) Cisco IPCC
13 4 (0.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 212 (44.54%) Cisco
2 112 (23.53%) Juniper
3 107 (22.48%) CheckPoint
4 103 (21.64%) F5
5 91 (19.12%) VMware
6 89 (18.70%) Microsoft
7 59 (12.39%) Oracle
8 56 (11.76%) Citrix
9 38 (7.98%) HP
9 38 (7.98%) Riverbed
10 36 (7.56%) Blue Coat
11 32 (6.72%) Red Hat
12 28 (5.88%) SolarWinds
13 22 (4.62%) Brocade
14 21 (4.41%) Reuters
15 20 (4.20%) Fortinet
16 18 (3.78%) McAfee
17 17 (3.57%) IBM
18 15 (3.15%) WatchGuard
18 15 (3.15%) SaltStack
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ULO Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Up to £80,000 per annum plus excelle
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Spa
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 14 days ago