The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 296 279 253
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -26
Permanent jobs citing SSL 166 189 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.80% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 3.87% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 137 154 147
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4726 4883 5310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.01% 20.68% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3795 4242
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SSL
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the South East region.

SSL Salary Trend in the South East

SSL
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSL across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

SSL Salary Histogram in the South East

SSL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Berkshire -28 44 £47,500 +1.06% 10
Surrey +21 38 £33,500 -21.17% 3
Hampshire -4 35 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Buckinghamshire +1 18 £42,500 -5.55%
East Sussex - 14 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Kent +23 4 - -
West Sussex +4 4 £34,250 -51.07%
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 189 (55.10%) Firewall
2 166 (48.40%) Windows
3 159 (46.36%) TCP/IP
4 155 (45.19%) VPN
5 142 (41.40%) Cisco
6 130 (37.90%) DNS
7 125 (36.44%) VMware
8 120 (34.99%) Microsoft
9 104 (30.32%) Cisco Certification
10 99 (28.86%) Linux
11 96 (27.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 92 (26.82%) IPsec
13 91 (26.53%) LAN
14 85 (24.78%) WAN
14 85 (24.78%) SQL
15 80 (23.32%) Juniper
16 77 (22.45%) CCNP
17 76 (22.16%) BGP
18 75 (21.87%) OSPF
19 71 (20.70%) Windows Server 2008
20 69 (20.12%) Cisco ASA
20 69 (20.12%) MS Excel
21 68 (19.83%) EIGRP
22 66 (19.24%) MPLS
23 62 (18.08%) ITIL
24 60 (17.49%) HP
25 58 (16.91%) Wireless
25 58 (16.91%) Windows Server 2012
26 55 (16.03%) HTML
26 55 (16.03%) Network Security

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 48 (13.99%) CMS
3 45 (13.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (11.37%) IIS
5 32 (9.33%) SharePoint
6 28 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (3.79%) WebSphere
8 13 (3.79%) Apache
9 12 (3.50%) Oracle Service Bus
9 12 (3.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (2.92%) WebLogic
11 8 (2.33%) Tomcat
12 7 (2.04%) JBoss
13 6 (1.75%) Drupal
13 6 (1.75%) Alfresco
13 6 (1.75%) WordPress
14 4 (1.17%) Lync
14 4 (1.17%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 69 (20.12%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.71%) MS Office
3 4 (1.17%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.17%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) Shopify
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.00%) IaaS
2 15 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.50%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.50%) Amazon S3
3 12 (3.50%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (3.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.17%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 189 (55.10%) Firewall
2 159 (46.36%) TCP/IP
3 155 (45.19%) VPN
4 130 (37.90%) DNS
5 92 (26.82%) IPsec
6 91 (26.53%) LAN
7 85 (24.78%) WAN
8 76 (22.16%) BGP
9 75 (21.87%) OSPF
10 69 (20.12%) Cisco ASA
11 68 (19.83%) EIGRP
12 66 (19.24%) MPLS
13 58 (16.91%) Wireless
14 55 (16.03%) Network Security
15 42 (12.24%) VLAN
16 35 (10.20%) SAN
17 33 (9.62%) HTTP
17 33 (9.62%) Unified Communications
18 32 (9.33%) Internet
19 27 (7.87%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.91%) MySQL
3 22 (6.41%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.12%) RDBMS
5 18 (5.25%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (4.96%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (3.50%) Redis
9 10 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (4.66%) Subversion
2 13 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.46%) ReSharper
3 5 (1.46%) Fiddler
3 5 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.17%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.58%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.58%) JMeter
5 2 (0.58%) Maven
6 1 (0.29%) JIRA
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (12.83%) Finance
2 14 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.04%) Multimedia
4 4 (1.17%) Marketing
4 4 (1.17%) Banking
4 4 (1.17%) Retail
4 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.87%) Advertising
5 3 (0.87%) Publishing
5 3 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.58%) French Language
6 2 (0.58%) German Language
6 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Electronics
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (30.61%) Network Engineer
2 63 (18.37%) Support Engineer
3 47 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (11.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (8.75%) Analyst
6 26 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (6.71%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (5.83%) Architect
8 20 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (5.54%) Network Support
10 18 (5.25%) Network Support Engineer
11 17 (4.96%) Linux Support
11 17 (4.96%) Linux Support Engineer
12 15 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (4.37%) Service Desk Analyst
12 15 (4.37%) Security Engineer
12 15 (4.37%) Service Analyst
13 14 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
13 14 (4.08%) Developer
14 11 (3.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.03%) HTML
2 48 (13.99%) CSS
3 32 (9.33%) Web Services
3 32 (9.33%) Ajax
4 31 (9.04%) .NET
5 25 (7.29%) SOAP
5 25 (7.29%) RESTful
6 19 (5.54%) ASP.NET
7 17 (4.96%) JSON
7 17 (4.96%) jQuery
8 15 (4.37%) HTML5
9 14 (4.08%) XML
10 13 (3.79%) SAML
11 12 (3.50%) Spring
11 12 (3.50%) OAuth
11 12 (3.50%) Java EE
11 12 (3.50%) Play Framework
12 10 (2.92%) CSS3
13 9 (2.62%) WebSphere MQ
14 8 (2.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.12%) Blackberry
3 20 (5.83%) PKI
4 14 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.21%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.04%) User Experience
9 6 (1.75%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.75%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.46%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.46%) Clustering
10 5 (1.46%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.46%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.46%) Open Source
10 5 (1.46%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.17%) DataPower
11 4 (1.17%) W3C
11 4 (1.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 166 (48.40%) Windows
2 99 (28.86%) Linux
3 71 (20.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (16.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (13.41%) Windows 7
6 43 (12.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (10.20%) CentOS
8 32 (9.33%) Windows XP
9 29 (8.45%) UNIX
10 21 (6.12%) Windows Vista
11 13 (3.79%) Solaris
11 13 (3.79%) Windows 8
12 12 (3.50%) Amazon Linux
13 11 (3.21%) AIX
14 9 (2.62%) Ubuntu
15 7 (2.04%) HPUX
15 7 (2.04%) Android
16 6 (1.75%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (18.08%) ITIL
2 46 (13.41%) Migration
3 32 (9.33%) Network Architecture
4 30 (8.75%) Load Balancing
5 27 (7.87%) Penetration Testing
5 27 (7.87%) Security Architecture
6 25 (7.29%) WAN Optimisation
7 23 (6.71%) Vulnerability Management
8 22 (6.41%) SOA
9 20 (5.83%) CRM
10 19 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (5.54%) Network Monitoring
11 18 (5.25%) Change Control
12 17 (4.96%) Project Planning
13 16 (4.66%) Project Management
13 16 (4.66%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.37%) Incident Management
15 13 (3.79%) Software Engineering
15 13 (3.79%) Validation
15 13 (3.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (24.78%) SQL
2 45 (13.12%) Java
3 36 (10.50%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.41%) PHP
5 16 (4.66%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.79%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.50%) Perl
7 12 (3.50%) Python
7 12 (3.50%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.62%) C
9 8 (2.33%) C#
10 6 (1.75%) C++
10 6 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.75%) Korn
10 6 (1.75%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.46%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.46%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.17%) XPath
12 4 (1.17%) Jython
12 4 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 104 (30.32%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (22.45%) CCNP
3 45 (13.12%) Degree
4 36 (10.50%) CCNA
5 31 (9.04%) CCIE
6 24 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (5.83%) MCSE
8 18 (5.25%) Security Cleared
9 17 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (3.79%) SC Cleared
11 11 (3.21%) CISSP
12 8 (2.33%) CCSP
13 6 (1.75%) JNCIA
13 6 (1.75%) JNCIP
13 6 (1.75%) MCITP
14 5 (1.46%) CEH
15 4 (1.17%) JNCIS
15 4 (1.17%) ISEB
15 4 (1.17%) CISA
16 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.62%) SLA
2 15 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.62%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.46%) QA
6 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.29%) BS25999
System Software
1 96 (27.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (13.99%) Hyper-V
3 46 (13.41%) Active Directory
4 32 (9.33%) vSphere
5 19 (5.54%) vCloud
6 13 (3.79%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.17%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.58%) Snort
10 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (0.58%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.58%) XenApp
10 2 (0.58%) XenServer
10 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.29%) qmail
11 1 (0.29%) Firmware
11 1 (0.29%) Squid
11 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 32 (9.33%) Backup Exec
2 17 (4.96%) Nagios
3 13 (3.79%) logstash
4 12 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.50%) WSUS
5 10 (2.92%) SCCM
6 8 (2.33%) Plesk
6 8 (2.33%) cPanel
7 6 (1.75%) Tivoli
8 4 (1.17%) WMI
8 4 (1.17%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.17%) Hyperic
8 4 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.87%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.58%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.58%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.29%) Control-M
11 1 (0.29%) Puppet
11 1 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 142 (41.40%) Cisco
2 125 (36.44%) VMware
3 120 (34.99%) Microsoft
4 80 (23.32%) Juniper
5 60 (17.49%) HP
6 53 (15.45%) F5
7 47 (13.70%) Oracle
8 43 (12.54%) CheckPoint
9 38 (11.08%) Symantec
10 24 (7.00%) SonicWALL
11 23 (6.71%) IBM
11 23 (6.71%) Dell
12 19 (5.54%) Red Hat
13 14 (4.08%) McAfee
14 12 (3.50%) Blue Coat
14 12 (3.50%) Sitecore
15 11 (3.21%) Citrix
16 10 (2.92%) Polycom
17 9 (2.62%) Fortinet
18 8 (2.33%) NetApp
Fareham, Hampshire
IQUO
Salary: Benefits + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey, South East, United Kingdom
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago