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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 410 378 367
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -11
Permanent jobs citing SSL 217 338 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.69% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 4.35% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 198 241 234
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
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
7041 7774 8002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.44% 15.82% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5947 6426 6592
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +9 49 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Paddington - 3 - -
Harrow +5 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £37,500 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (53.40%) Firewall
2 230 (46.00%) VPN
3 226 (45.20%) Cisco
4 184 (36.80%) Finance
5 180 (36.00%) Linux
6 175 (35.00%) Windows
7 167 (33.40%) TCP/IP
8 130 (26.00%) DNS
9 128 (25.60%) Data Centre
10 124 (24.80%) Cisco Certification
11 113 (22.60%) CheckPoint
12 111 (22.20%) Juniper
13 109 (21.80%) F5
14 101 (20.20%) IPsec
15 99 (19.80%) Microsoft
16 98 (19.60%) OSPF
16 98 (19.60%) BGP
17 95 (19.00%) WAN
18 92 (18.40%) LAN
18 92 (18.40%) SQL
19 90 (18.00%) Network Security
20 89 (17.80%) VMware
21 88 (17.60%) HTML
21 88 (17.60%) ITIL
22 82 (16.40%) Cisco ASA
23 80 (16.00%) UNIX
23 80 (16.00%) EIGRP
24 78 (15.60%) CCNP
25 77 (15.40%) CCNA
25 77 (15.40%) Web Services

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 42 (8.40%) WebSphere
1 42 (8.40%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.60%) JBoss
3 34 (6.80%) Apache
3 34 (6.80%) IIS
4 27 (5.40%) Tomcat
4 27 (5.40%) nginx
5 23 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 22 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (4.20%) SharePoint
8 20 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.80%) CMS
9 14 (2.80%) Lync
10 13 (2.60%) Drupal
11 11 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (2.20%) OpenStack
12 10 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (2.00%) Node.js
13 8 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.80%) MS Office
3 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.40%) RMDS
3 2 (0.40%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.20%) assyst
4 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.80%) SaaS
3 17 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (3.00%) IaaS
5 13 (2.60%) Office 365
6 11 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (1.60%) Heroku
7 8 (1.60%) Engine Yard
8 4 (0.80%) PaaS
8 4 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.60%) Route 53
9 3 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.40%) Datadog
10 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 267 (53.40%) Firewall
2 230 (46.00%) VPN
3 167 (33.40%) TCP/IP
4 130 (26.00%) DNS
5 101 (20.20%) IPsec
6 98 (19.60%) OSPF
6 98 (19.60%) BGP
7 95 (19.00%) WAN
8 92 (18.40%) LAN
9 90 (18.00%) Network Security
10 82 (16.40%) Cisco ASA
11 80 (16.00%) EIGRP
12 77 (15.40%) Wireless
13 75 (15.00%) HTTP
13 75 (15.00%) VLAN
14 73 (14.60%) MPLS
15 49 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
16 47 (9.40%) Internet
17 46 (9.20%) HSRP
18 42 (8.40%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.20%) MySQL
3 47 (9.40%) Relational Database
4 33 (6.60%) RDBMS
5 25 (5.00%) DB2
6 14 (2.80%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.20%) MongoDB
7 11 (2.20%) Redis
7 11 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.20%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.00%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.40%) Subversion
3 20 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.40%) Maven
6 11 (2.20%) PHPUnit
6 11 (2.20%) Behat
7 7 (1.40%) JIRA
8 4 (0.80%) JUnit
9 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.60%) JProfiler
9 3 (0.60%) Gradle
9 3 (0.60%) YourKit
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.40%) Ant
10 2 (0.40%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.20%) Fiddler
General
1 184 (36.80%) Finance
2 52 (10.40%) Telecoms
3 47 (9.40%) Banking
4 32 (6.40%) Retail
5 31 (6.20%) Financial Institution
6 26 (5.20%) Retail Banking
7 12 (2.40%) Multimedia
7 12 (2.40%) Law
8 10 (2.00%) Marketing
8 10 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.80%) Back Office
9 9 (1.80%) Electronics
10 6 (1.20%) Front Office
11 4 (0.80%) Legal
12 3 (0.60%) Advertising
12 3 (0.60%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.20%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (27.40%) Network Engineer
2 63 (12.60%) Consultant
3 62 (12.40%) Developer
4 48 (9.60%) Security Engineer
5 43 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 40 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 37 (7.40%) Technical Consultant
8 35 (7.00%) Architect
9 34 (6.80%) Analyst
10 27 (5.40%) Senior Consultant
11 25 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
12 24 (4.80%) Senior Network Engineer
13 23 (4.60%) Administrator
14 21 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
15 20 (4.00%) Senior Developer
15 20 (4.00%) Support Engineer
16 19 (3.80%) Security Architect
17 17 (3.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
18 16 (3.20%) Senior Technical Consultant
18 16 (3.20%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (17.60%) HTML
2 77 (15.40%) Web Services
3 66 (13.20%) XML
4 39 (7.80%) CSS
5 30 (6.00%) REST
6 28 (5.60%) .NET
7 27 (5.40%) SOAP
8 25 (5.00%) Java EE
9 18 (3.60%) HTML5
10 17 (3.40%) JSON
11 16 (3.20%) Spring
12 15 (3.00%) Ajax
13 14 (2.80%) XMPP
13 14 (2.80%) SAML
14 13 (2.60%) COM
14 13 (2.60%) Apache Flex
15 12 (2.40%) WCF
15 12 (2.40%) CSS3
16 11 (2.20%) OAuth
16 11 (2.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 128 (25.60%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (7.40%) Clustering
4 25 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 21 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.00%) CMDB
8 13 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.40%) Hedge funds
10 11 (2.20%) DTV
10 11 (2.20%) Device Driver
11 10 (2.00%) PKI
12 8 (1.60%) IPTV
12 8 (1.60%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.40%) User Experience
13 7 (1.40%) Over-the-Top Content
14 6 (1.20%) EMV
14 6 (1.20%) Video on Demand
15 5 (1.00%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.80%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 180 (36.00%) Linux
2 175 (35.00%) Windows
3 80 (16.00%) UNIX
4 49 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (6.40%) CentOS
7 24 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (3.80%) Windows XP
9 18 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (3.60%) Windows 7
10 12 (2.40%) Ubuntu
11 11 (2.20%) Fedora
12 10 (2.00%) AIX
13 6 (1.20%) Windows 8
14 5 (1.00%) Solaris
14 5 (1.00%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.80%) zOS
15 4 (0.80%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (17.60%) ITIL
2 72 (14.40%) Load Balancing
3 48 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (8.00%) Service Management
4 40 (8.00%) Network Design
5 36 (7.20%) High Availability
6 33 (6.60%) TDD
6 33 (6.60%) Time Management
7 32 (6.40%) Change Management
8 31 (6.20%) Migration
9 30 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (5.80%) Project Management
11 27 (5.40%) SOA
11 27 (5.40%) Change Control
12 26 (5.20%) Configuration Management
13 25 (5.00%) ITIL V2
14 24 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (4.80%) DevOps
14 24 (4.80%) ITSM
15 22 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 92 (18.40%) SQL
2 75 (15.00%) Java
3 54 (10.80%) JavaScript
4 49 (9.80%) PHP
5 47 (9.40%) Perl
5 47 (9.40%) Python
6 40 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 26 (5.20%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.80%) Bash Shell
8 24 (4.80%) C#
9 15 (3.00%) C++
10 13 (2.60%) Ruby
11 9 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.60%) Korn
13 6 (1.20%) C
14 3 (0.60%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.60%) JCL
15 2 (0.40%) Tcl
15 2 (0.40%) VBScript
15 2 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 124 (24.80%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (15.60%) CCNP
3 77 (15.40%) CCNA
4 68 (13.60%) Degree
5 18 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (3.20%) CISSP
6 16 (3.20%) MCSE
7 12 (2.40%) JNCIP
7 12 (2.40%) CCIE
8 11 (2.20%) CCDA
9 10 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.60%) JNCIE
11 7 (1.40%) MCP
12 6 (1.20%) CCSA
12 6 (1.20%) CCSE
12 6 (1.20%) RHCE
13 5 (1.00%) CISM
13 5 (1.00%) CEH
14 4 (0.80%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.40%) SLA
2 18 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.20%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (14.20%) Active Directory
2 60 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.80%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.60%) Varnish
7 12 (2.40%) Firmware
8 7 (1.40%) vSphere
8 7 (1.40%) iptables
8 7 (1.40%) ProxySG
9 6 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (1.00%) SpamAssassin
10 5 (1.00%) NFS
11 4 (0.80%) Xen
11 4 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.80%) XenApp
12 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 2 (0.40%) KVM
13 2 (0.40%) vCloud
14 1 (0.20%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 29 (5.80%) Puppet
2 27 (5.40%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (4.20%) Nagios
4 20 (4.00%) OPNET
5 17 (3.40%) SCCM
6 15 (3.00%) CiscoWorks
7 13 (2.60%) HP UCMDB
7 13 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 13 (2.60%) Salt
8 9 (1.80%) Ansible
9 8 (1.60%) collectd
9 8 (1.60%) Cobbler
9 8 (1.60%) Cacti
10 7 (1.40%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (1.40%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.00%) FortiGate
11 5 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (1.00%) MIMEsweeper
12 4 (0.80%) Cisco IPCC
12 4 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 226 (45.20%) Cisco
2 113 (22.60%) CheckPoint
3 111 (22.20%) Juniper
4 109 (21.80%) F5
5 99 (19.80%) Microsoft
6 89 (17.80%) VMware
7 53 (10.60%) Citrix
8 49 (9.80%) Oracle
9 43 (8.60%) Riverbed
10 36 (7.20%) Red Hat
10 36 (7.20%) HP
11 33 (6.60%) SolarWinds
12 26 (5.20%) Fortinet
13 25 (5.00%) Blue Coat
14 21 (4.20%) Brocade
15 18 (3.60%) Reuters
16 15 (3.00%) ServiceNow
16 15 (3.00%) McAfee
17 14 (2.80%) IBM
18 12 (2.40%) Nokia
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £29500 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago