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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 443 365 386
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +21
Permanent jobs citing SSL 199 347 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.72% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 4.39% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 182 254 203
Average salary £55,000 £51,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.28% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £42,500
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
6892 7908 7570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.58% 16.43% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5845 6565 6218
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 31 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 -26 42 £55,000 +5.76% 6
Greenford - 2 £29,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -8 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 31 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.

1 265 (57.24%) Firewall
2 201 (43.41%) VPN
3 196 (42.33%) Cisco
4 177 (38.23%) Linux
5 176 (38.01%) Finance
6 161 (34.77%) Windows
7 148 (31.97%) TCP/IP
8 126 (27.21%) Data Centre
9 113 (24.41%) Juniper
10 108 (23.33%) DNS
11 106 (22.89%) Cisco Certification
12 101 (21.81%) SQL
13 99 (21.38%) CheckPoint
14 92 (19.87%) OSPF
14 92 (19.87%) BGP
15 90 (19.44%) SQL Server
16 88 (19.01%) Microsoft
16 88 (19.01%) VMware
17 85 (18.36%) F5
18 82 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
18 82 (17.71%) ITIL
19 79 (17.06%) UNIX
19 79 (17.06%) EIGRP
20 75 (16.20%) HTML
21 73 (15.77%) Java
21 73 (15.77%) CCNA
22 71 (15.33%) CCNP
22 71 (15.33%) IPsec
23 70 (15.12%) HTTP
24 69 (14.90%) MPLS

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 56 (12.10%) WebSphere
2 42 (9.07%) IIS
2 42 (9.07%) Apache
3 36 (7.78%) JBoss
4 34 (7.34%) MS Exchange
5 29 (6.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 27 (5.83%) nginx
7 23 (4.97%) Tomcat
8 21 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (4.32%) CMS
10 19 (4.10%) Drupal
11 18 (3.89%) SharePoint
12 17 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (2.38%) OpenStack
13 11 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (1.08%) Lightstreamer
17 4 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 47 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.16%) MS Visio
2 10 (2.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.43%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.43%) RMDS
3 1 (0.22%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.46%) SaaS
3 15 (3.24%) IaaS
4 12 (2.59%) PaaS
5 11 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (1.51%) Heroku
7 7 (1.51%) Office 365
8 4 (0.86%) Engine Yard
9 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.65%) Datadog
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.43%) SoftLayer
10 2 (0.43%) CodePlex
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.22%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 265 (57.24%) Firewall
2 201 (43.41%) VPN
3 148 (31.97%) TCP/IP
4 108 (23.33%) DNS
5 92 (19.87%) OSPF
5 92 (19.87%) BGP
6 82 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
7 79 (17.06%) EIGRP
8 71 (15.33%) IPsec
9 70 (15.12%) HTTP
10 69 (14.90%) MPLS
11 67 (14.47%) LAN
11 67 (14.47%) Network Security
12 66 (14.25%) WAN
13 65 (14.04%) VLAN
14 50 (10.80%) Wireless
15 49 (10.58%) HSRP
16 38 (8.21%) LDAP
16 38 (8.21%) Internet
17 34 (7.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.96%) MySQL
3 30 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 29 (6.26%) RDBMS
5 25 (5.40%) DB2
6 19 (4.10%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.46%) Oracle Database
8 15 (3.24%) MongoDB
9 14 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.51%) HBase
12 7 (1.51%) Big Data
13 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.86%) Couchbase
16 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (6.48%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.40%) Subversion
3 21 (4.54%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.67%) Maven
5 11 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.73%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.30%) Grunt
7 6 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (1.30%) QUnit
7 6 (1.30%) Bower
7 6 (1.30%) webpack
8 5 (1.08%) JIRA
8 5 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.86%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.86%) Selenium
10 3 (0.65%) gulp
10 3 (0.65%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.65%) Gradle
10 3 (0.65%) JSHint
11 2 (0.43%) Ant
General
1 176 (38.01%) Finance
2 64 (13.82%) Banking
3 54 (11.66%) Retail
4 49 (10.58%) Telecoms
5 34 (7.34%) Retail Banking
6 20 (4.32%) Financial Institution
7 19 (4.10%) Multimedia
8 8 (1.73%) Back Office
9 6 (1.30%) Front Office
9 6 (1.30%) Law
10 5 (1.08%) Marketing
11 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.86%) Games
12 3 (0.65%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.65%) Electronics
13 2 (0.43%) Advertising
13 2 (0.43%) Legal
13 2 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.22%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 125 (27.00%) Network Engineer
2 46 (9.94%) Developer
3 44 (9.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (8.86%) Consultant
5 39 (8.42%) Security Engineer
6 36 (7.78%) Analyst
6 36 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
7 33 (7.13%) Architect
8 32 (6.91%) Network Security Engineer
9 30 (6.48%) Administrator
10 27 (5.83%) Technical Consultant
11 23 (4.97%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (4.10%) Senior Network Engineer
14 17 (3.67%) Cisco Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) Design Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) Network Design Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) Implementation Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (16.20%) HTML
2 55 (11.88%) XML
3 53 (11.45%) Web Services
4 31 (6.70%) REST
5 27 (5.83%) Java EE
6 25 (5.40%) CSS
7 24 (5.18%) .NET
8 22 (4.75%) SOAP
9 19 (4.10%) JSON
10 14 (3.02%) Spring
10 14 (3.02%) Ajax
10 14 (3.02%) WebSphere MQ
10 14 (3.02%) Middleware
11 13 (2.81%) Apache Flex
12 11 (2.38%) HTML5
13 10 (2.16%) XMPP
14 9 (1.94%) SAML
14 9 (1.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 9 (1.94%) OAuth
15 8 (1.73%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 126 (27.21%) Data Centre
2 36 (7.78%) Clustering
3 32 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 27 (5.83%) Management Information System
6 23 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.59%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.73%) EMV
9 8 (1.73%) CMDB
9 8 (1.73%) User Experience
9 8 (1.73%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.51%) PKI
10 7 (1.51%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.51%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.30%) Graphic Design
12 5 (1.08%) IPTV
13 4 (0.86%) Online Games
13 4 (0.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 177 (38.23%) Linux
2 161 (34.77%) Windows
3 79 (17.06%) UNIX
4 58 (12.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (7.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (4.54%) CentOS
7 16 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.46%) Windows XP
8 15 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (2.59%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.38%) AIX
11 9 (1.94%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.73%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.51%) Solaris
13 7 (1.51%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.86%) Debian
14 4 (0.86%) zOS
15 2 (0.43%) Android
16 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (17.71%) ITIL
2 58 (12.53%) Load Balancing
3 50 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (9.94%) Network Design
5 44 (9.50%) Service Management
6 40 (8.64%) Change Management
7 37 (7.99%) Configuration Management
8 36 (7.78%) Project Management
8 36 (7.78%) High Availability
9 34 (7.34%) DevOps
10 31 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (6.26%) Capacity Planning
11 29 (6.26%) SOA
12 26 (5.62%) Time Management
13 25 (5.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (5.40%) Data Management
14 24 (5.18%) Migration
14 24 (5.18%) ITIL V2
15 22 (4.75%) Network Monitoring
15 22 (4.75%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 101 (21.81%) SQL
2 73 (15.77%) Java
3 45 (9.72%) JavaScript
4 42 (9.07%) Perl
5 41 (8.86%) PHP
6 37 (7.99%) Python
7 36 (7.78%) PowerShell
8 27 (5.83%) Bash Shell
9 23 (4.97%) C#
10 15 (3.24%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.24%) Ruby
11 9 (1.94%) C
11 9 (1.94%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.73%) C++
13 6 (1.30%) Korn
14 5 (1.08%) VB
15 4 (0.86%) VBScript
16 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.43%) Tcl
17 2 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 106 (22.89%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (15.77%) CCNA
3 71 (15.33%) CCNP
4 60 (12.96%) Degree
5 18 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.24%) MCSE
7 11 (2.38%) CCDA
7 11 (2.38%) CISSP
8 9 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (1.94%) MCSA
9 8 (1.73%) MCP
10 6 (1.30%) CCIE
10 6 (1.30%) JNCIP
10 6 (1.30%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.08%) RHCE
12 4 (0.86%) JNCIE
12 4 (0.86%) MCITP
12 4 (0.86%) JNCIA
12 4 (0.86%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.40%) SLA
2 24 (5.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.46%) PCI DSS
4 15 (3.24%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.22%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 68 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (13.17%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.10%) Varnish
4 17 (3.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.73%) ProxySG
7 7 (1.51%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.30%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.30%) NFS
8 6 (1.30%) vSphere
9 5 (1.08%) XenApp
10 3 (0.65%) Xen
10 3 (0.65%) vCloud
10 3 (0.65%) SpamAssassin
10 3 (0.65%) iptables
11 2 (0.43%) KVM
11 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.43%) qmail
11 2 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (9.72%) Puppet
2 39 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (4.10%) Salt
4 15 (3.24%) Nagios
5 14 (3.02%) Ansible
6 13 (2.81%) CiscoWorks
6 13 (2.81%) SCCM
7 11 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
7 11 (2.38%) OPNET
8 7 (1.51%) Cisco UCCE
9 6 (1.30%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.30%) HP UCMDB
10 5 (1.08%) FortiGate
10 5 (1.08%) HP NNM
10 5 (1.08%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.86%) Cisco IPCC
11 4 (0.86%) Cacti
11 4 (0.86%) WSUS
11 4 (0.86%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 196 (42.33%) Cisco
2 113 (24.41%) Juniper
3 99 (21.38%) CheckPoint
4 88 (19.01%) VMware
4 88 (19.01%) Microsoft
5 85 (18.36%) F5
6 62 (13.39%) Oracle
7 60 (12.96%) Citrix
8 41 (8.86%) Blue Coat
9 40 (8.64%) HP
10 30 (6.48%) Red Hat
11 26 (5.62%) Fortinet
12 25 (5.40%) Reuters
13 24 (5.18%) IBM
14 23 (4.97%) Riverbed
15 21 (4.54%) Brocade
16 20 (4.32%) SaltStack
17 18 (3.89%) WatchGuard
18 17 (3.67%) SolarWinds
19 13 (2.81%) McAfee
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £800000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London, UK
ServiceNow
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago