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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 264 304 255
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -49
Permanent jobs citing SSL 179 106 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.52% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.01% 2.52% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 146 89 157
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £61,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
4467 4213 5219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.86% 20.82% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3412 3314 4341
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 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 29 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
Berkshire +7 69 £45,000 - 5
Hampshire +6 47 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Surrey -13 24 £45,000 - 3
East Sussex 0 18 £37,500 +20.96%
Oxfordshire - 7 £22,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +11 6 £37,500 -21.05% 3
West Sussex - 3 £27,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £29,000 -
Kent - 1 - - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 223 (55.33%) Firewall
2 193 (47.89%) VPN
3 191 (47.39%) Windows
4 178 (44.17%) Cisco
5 163 (40.45%) TCP/IP
6 162 (40.20%) Linux
7 140 (34.74%) DNS
8 137 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
9 129 (32.01%) VMware
10 117 (29.03%) IPsec
11 105 (26.05%) OSPF
11 105 (26.05%) BGP
12 102 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 99 (24.57%) Juniper
14 97 (24.07%) Network Security
15 89 (22.08%) WAN
15 89 (22.08%) SQL
16 87 (21.59%) LAN
16 87 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
17 84 (20.84%) Microsoft
18 80 (19.85%) HTTP
19 75 (18.61%) CCNA
20 74 (18.36%) Windows Server 2012
21 73 (18.11%) F5
21 73 (18.11%) CCNP
22 71 (17.62%) Cisco ASA
23 70 (17.37%) SQL Server
24 68 (16.87%) IIS
24 68 (16.87%) EIGRP
25 61 (15.14%) MPLS

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 68 (16.87%) IIS
2 48 (11.91%) Apache
3 36 (8.93%) CMS
4 23 (5.71%) MS Exchange
5 22 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (4.96%) Tomcat
6 20 (4.96%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.23%) Lync
7 13 (3.23%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.48%) K2 blackpearl
10 9 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (1.49%) SharePoint
12 6 (1.49%) JBoss
12 6 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.99%) Adobe CQ
14 3 (0.74%) Mule
Applications
1 49 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.71%) IaaS
2 12 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.48%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.48%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.99%) SaaS
5 3 (0.74%) PaaS
5 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.50%) Office 365
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 223 (55.33%) Firewall
2 193 (47.89%) VPN
3 163 (40.45%) TCP/IP
4 140 (34.74%) DNS
5 117 (29.03%) IPsec
6 105 (26.05%) OSPF
6 105 (26.05%) BGP
7 97 (24.07%) Network Security
8 89 (22.08%) WAN
9 87 (21.59%) LAN
10 80 (19.85%) HTTP
11 71 (17.62%) Cisco ASA
12 68 (16.87%) EIGRP
13 61 (15.14%) MPLS
14 48 (11.91%) Wireless
15 41 (10.17%) VLAN
15 41 (10.17%) SAN
16 34 (8.44%) Cisco Nexus
17 31 (7.69%) Wireshark
18 28 (6.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.68%) MySQL
3 23 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
4 22 (5.46%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (4.47%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.48%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (2.48%) Redis
8 10 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.23%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.23%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.24%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.24%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (5.96%) Subversion
2 22 (5.46%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.74%) Maven
3 7 (1.74%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.24%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.99%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.99%) JMeter
6 2 (0.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.25%) Introscope
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (13.40%) Finance
2 14 (3.47%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.23%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.49%) Retail
5 4 (0.99%) French Language
5 4 (0.99%) German Language
5 4 (0.99%) Spanish Language
5 4 (0.99%) Banking
6 3 (0.74%) Publishing
7 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 141 (34.99%) Network Engineer
2 78 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 42 (10.42%) Network Support
4 41 (10.17%) Network Support Engineer
5 40 (9.93%) Analyst
6 35 (8.68%) Security Engineer
7 33 (8.19%) Network Security Engineer
8 28 (6.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 28 (6.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 27 (6.70%) Senior Network Engineer
10 25 (6.20%) Consultant
11 24 (5.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 24 (5.96%) Web Analyst
11 24 (5.96%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
12 19 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
13 18 (4.47%) Support Analyst
14 17 (4.22%) Linux Support
14 17 (4.22%) Developer
15 16 (3.97%) Linux Support Engineer
16 14 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (11.41%) .NET
2 44 (10.92%) HTML
3 37 (9.18%) CSS
4 36 (8.93%) Web Services
5 34 (8.44%) Ajax
6 32 (7.94%) ASP.NET
7 29 (7.20%) SOAP
8 18 (4.47%) WebSphere MQ
9 15 (3.72%) REST
9 15 (3.72%) RESTful
10 11 (2.73%) WCF
11 10 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (2.48%) .NET Framework
12 9 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (2.23%) Middleware
12 9 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (1.99%) XML
13 8 (1.99%) MSMQ
13 8 (1.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.96%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (5.21%) PKI
4 12 (2.98%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.49%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.49%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.24%) DataPower
8 5 (1.24%) Clustering
8 5 (1.24%) Replication
8 5 (1.24%) HACMP
8 5 (1.24%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.74%) Statistics
10 3 (0.74%) Open Source
10 3 (0.74%) PMI
11 2 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 191 (47.39%) Windows
2 162 (40.20%) Linux
3 102 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (18.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (13.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (11.41%) CentOS
6 46 (11.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (7.44%) Windows 7
7 30 (7.44%) UNIX
8 17 (4.22%) Solaris
9 16 (3.97%) AIX
9 16 (3.97%) Windows XP
10 15 (3.72%) Windows Vista
11 13 (3.23%) Windows 8
12 11 (2.73%) HPUX
13 10 (2.48%) Amazon Linux
14 9 (2.23%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (1.99%) Android
16 6 (1.49%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (13.90%) ITIL
2 34 (8.44%) SOA
3 32 (7.94%) Penetration Testing
4 29 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (5.96%) Load Balancing
6 23 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 23 (5.71%) Migration
7 22 (5.46%) Change Management
7 22 (5.46%) Security Architecture
7 22 (5.46%) Network Management
8 21 (5.21%) Change Control
8 21 (5.21%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (4.47%) Network Architecture
10 17 (4.22%) Service Management
11 16 (3.97%) Information Security
11 16 (3.97%) WAN Optimisation
12 15 (3.72%) Line Management
12 15 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (3.47%) Service Delivery
13 14 (3.47%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 89 (22.08%) SQL
2 56 (13.90%) Java
3 29 (7.20%) Shell Script
4 27 (6.70%) Perl
5 25 (6.20%) T-SQL
6 21 (5.21%) JavaScript
7 20 (4.96%) C
7 20 (4.96%) Python
8 17 (4.22%) C#
9 14 (3.47%) C++
10 12 (2.98%) Ruby
11 10 (2.48%) PHP
12 9 (2.23%) Jython
13 8 (1.99%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.74%) Korn
15 6 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.24%) XPath
16 5 (1.24%) Tcl
17 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 137 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (18.61%) CCNA
3 73 (18.11%) CCNP
4 52 (12.90%) Degree
5 31 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 26 (6.45%) CCIE
7 14 (3.47%) CCSP
8 13 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (3.23%) JNCIA
9 12 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (2.98%) SC Cleared
10 10 (2.48%) MCSE
11 5 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.24%) CISSP
11 5 (1.24%) ISEB
12 4 (0.99%) JNCIP
13 3 (0.74%) MCITP
13 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.74%) CCIP
14 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (8.44%) PCI DSS
3 29 (7.20%) SLA
4 14 (3.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.49%) COBIT
6 4 (0.99%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.99%) QA
7 1 (0.25%) BS25999
System Software
1 87 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (12.41%) vSphere
3 48 (11.91%) Hyper-V
4 45 (11.17%) Active Directory
5 21 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (4.47%) vCloud
7 13 (3.23%) Snort
8 12 (2.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (1.99%) VMware Server
10 5 (1.24%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.24%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.50%) Varnish
11 2 (0.50%) Firmware
12 1 (0.25%) Xen
12 1 (0.25%) Nmap
12 1 (0.25%) XenApp
12 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (3.97%) Backup Exec
2 14 (3.47%) Nagios
3 12 (2.98%) Zenoss
4 11 (2.73%) Tivoli
5 10 (2.48%) logstash
5 10 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.74%) SCCM
7 7 (1.74%) Plesk
8 6 (1.49%) cPanel
9 5 (1.24%) CA SiteMinder
9 5 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (1.24%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.99%) WSUS
11 3 (0.74%) OpenAM
12 2 (0.50%) Puppet
12 2 (0.50%) Control-M
12 2 (0.50%) Cacti
12 2 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.50%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 178 (44.17%) Cisco
2 129 (32.01%) VMware
3 99 (24.57%) Juniper
4 84 (20.84%) Microsoft
5 73 (18.11%) F5
6 48 (11.91%) Oracle
7 44 (10.92%) CheckPoint
8 33 (8.19%) HP
9 27 (6.70%) SonicWALL
10 22 (5.46%) IBM
10 22 (5.46%) Polycom
11 21 (5.21%) Red Hat
12 20 (4.96%) Symantec
12 20 (4.96%) Fortinet
13 17 (4.22%) Blue Coat
14 16 (3.97%) WatchGuard
15 15 (3.72%) SolarWinds
16 14 (3.47%) Websense
16 14 (3.47%) ServiceNow
17 13 (3.23%) Clearswift
Buckinghamshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 16 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
iKonnect
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago