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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 286 313 259
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -54
Permanent jobs citing SSL 159 111 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.54% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.68% 2.66% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 131 87 117
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 £28,000 £29,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
4324 4176 4990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 20.28% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3328 3255 3995
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +5 65 £45,000 - 8
Hampshire +8 34 £45,000 - 7
Surrey -1 24 £33,500 -25.55% 7
East Sussex - 19 £37,500 - 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £22,500 -
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Kent +12 3 - -
West Sussex - 2 £26,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £29,000 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 224 (58.64%) Firewall
2 184 (48.17%) VPN
3 177 (46.34%) Windows
4 164 (42.93%) Cisco
5 162 (42.41%) TCP/IP
6 133 (34.82%) DNS
7 126 (32.98%) Cisco Certification
8 124 (32.46%) VMware
9 120 (31.41%) Linux
10 101 (26.44%) Juniper
10 101 (26.44%) IPsec
11 99 (25.92%) OSPF
11 99 (25.92%) BGP
11 99 (25.92%) LAN
12 97 (25.39%) WAN
12 97 (25.39%) Network Security
13 94 (24.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 94 (24.61%) Microsoft
14 88 (23.04%) SQL
15 86 (22.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 78 (20.42%) CCNP
17 73 (19.11%) Cisco ASA
18 71 (18.59%) EIGRP
19 70 (18.32%) Windows Server 2012
20 66 (17.28%) F5
21 63 (16.49%) ITIL
22 62 (16.23%) SQL Server
22 62 (16.23%) MS Excel
23 59 (15.45%) CCNA
24 57 (14.92%) Finance

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 52 (13.61%) IIS
2 42 (10.99%) CMS
3 38 (9.95%) MS Exchange
4 37 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (7.85%) Apache
6 20 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (5.24%) WebSphere
6 20 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (4.97%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.40%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (2.88%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (2.09%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.57%) JBoss
12 6 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (1.05%) WordPress
13 4 (1.05%) Drupal
13 4 (1.05%) Alfresco
13 4 (1.05%) Lync
Applications
1 62 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.24%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.88%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.28%) IaaS
2 13 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.88%) Amazon S3
3 11 (2.88%) Amazon ELB
3 11 (2.88%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.05%) SaaS
5 4 (1.05%) PaaS
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 224 (58.64%) Firewall
2 184 (48.17%) VPN
3 162 (42.41%) TCP/IP
4 133 (34.82%) DNS
5 101 (26.44%) IPsec
6 99 (25.92%) OSPF
6 99 (25.92%) BGP
6 99 (25.92%) LAN
7 97 (25.39%) WAN
7 97 (25.39%) Network Security
8 73 (19.11%) Cisco ASA
9 71 (18.59%) EIGRP
10 56 (14.66%) MPLS
11 55 (14.40%) Wireless
12 54 (14.14%) HTTP
13 42 (10.99%) VLAN
14 35 (9.16%) SAN
15 33 (8.64%) Cisco Nexus
16 27 (7.07%) Unified Communications
16 27 (7.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.59%) MySQL
3 22 (5.76%) Crystal Reports
4 21 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (4.71%) Oracle Database
6 15 (3.93%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.88%) Redis
8 10 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (4.71%) Subversion
2 16 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.79%) Maven
3 3 (0.79%) ReSharper
3 3 (0.79%) Fiddler
3 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.52%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.52%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.52%) JMeter
5 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) Introscope
General
1 57 (14.92%) Finance
2 12 (3.14%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.57%) Retail
4 4 (1.05%) Banking
5 3 (0.79%) Publishing
5 3 (0.79%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.79%) French Language
5 3 (0.79%) German Language
5 3 (0.79%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (35.86%) Network Engineer
2 76 (19.90%) Support Engineer
3 38 (9.95%) Analyst
4 36 (9.42%) Security Engineer
5 35 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 34 (8.90%) Network Support
7 33 (8.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 33 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 32 (8.38%) Network Security Engineer
9 29 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
10 22 (5.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 22 (5.76%) Web Analyst
10 22 (5.76%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
11 21 (5.50%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (4.71%) Consultant
13 17 (4.45%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (4.45%) Architect
13 17 (4.45%) Linux Support
13 17 (4.45%) Linux Support Engineer
14 13 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.26%) HTML
2 38 (9.95%) CSS
3 36 (9.42%) .NET
4 35 (9.16%) Ajax
5 30 (7.85%) Web Services
6 27 (7.07%) SOAP
7 24 (6.28%) ASP.NET
8 19 (4.97%) RESTful
9 18 (4.71%) WebSphere MQ
10 14 (3.66%) JSON
11 11 (2.88%) Java EE
11 11 (2.88%) jQuery
11 11 (2.88%) OAuth
11 11 (2.88%) SAML
11 11 (2.88%) Spring
11 11 (2.88%) Play Framework
12 10 (2.62%) XML
13 9 (2.36%) Middleware
14 7 (1.83%) XSLT
15 6 (1.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.02%) PKI
3 20 (5.24%) Blackberry
4 16 (4.19%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.09%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.57%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.57%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.31%) HACMP
9 5 (1.31%) DataPower
9 5 (1.31%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.05%) Replication
10 4 (1.05%) Clustering
11 3 (0.79%) Statistics
11 3 (0.79%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.79%) PMI
11 3 (0.79%) Open Source
12 2 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 177 (46.34%) Windows
2 120 (31.41%) Linux
3 94 (24.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (18.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (14.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (11.26%) Windows 7
7 39 (10.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (8.90%) CentOS
9 29 (7.59%) UNIX
10 28 (7.33%) Windows XP
11 24 (6.28%) Windows Vista
12 18 (4.71%) Solaris
13 16 (4.19%) AIX
14 15 (3.93%) Windows 8
15 11 (2.88%) Amazon Linux
15 11 (2.88%) HPUX
16 9 (2.36%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (1.83%) Android
18 6 (1.57%) Ubuntu
18 6 (1.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.49%) ITIL
2 35 (9.16%) Migration
3 31 (8.12%) SOA
3 31 (8.12%) Penetration Testing
4 29 (7.59%) Load Balancing
5 26 (6.81%) Security Architecture
6 25 (6.54%) Vulnerability Management
7 23 (6.02%) Change Control
8 22 (5.76%) Network Architecture
8 22 (5.76%) Problem Management
9 21 (5.50%) Change Management
9 21 (5.50%) WAN Optimisation
10 19 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (4.45%) Project Management
12 16 (4.19%) CRM
13 15 (3.93%) Service Management
14 14 (3.66%) Data Security
14 14 (3.66%) Network Management
15 13 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
15 13 (3.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 88 (23.04%) SQL
2 53 (13.87%) Java
3 26 (6.81%) Shell Script
4 21 (5.50%) JavaScript
5 20 (5.24%) Perl
6 19 (4.97%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.71%) Python
8 16 (4.19%) C
9 10 (2.62%) C#
10 9 (2.36%) C++
10 9 (2.36%) PHP
10 9 (2.36%) Jython
10 9 (2.36%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.09%) Ruby
12 7 (1.83%) Korn
13 5 (1.31%) XPath
13 5 (1.31%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.05%) Tcl
15 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (32.98%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (20.42%) CCNP
3 59 (15.45%) CCNA
4 42 (10.99%) Degree
5 29 (7.59%) CCIE
6 21 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (5.24%) Security Cleared
8 19 (4.97%) MCSE
9 16 (4.19%) CCSP
10 13 (3.40%) JNCIA
10 13 (3.40%) SC Cleared
11 12 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.83%) MCITP
13 6 (1.57%) VCP4
13 6 (1.57%) CISSP
14 5 (1.31%) ISEB
14 5 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.05%) JNCIP
16 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.79%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.38%) SLA
2 27 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (6.81%) PCI DSS
4 19 (4.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.05%) QA
6 3 (0.79%) COBIT
7 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.26%) BS25999
System Software
1 86 (22.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (13.09%) Hyper-V
3 42 (10.99%) Active Directory
4 36 (9.42%) vSphere
5 15 (3.93%) vCloud
6 11 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.36%) Snort
8 8 (2.09%) VMware Server
8 8 (2.09%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.31%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.52%) Firmware
11 2 (0.52%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.26%) XenApp
12 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.26%) Varnish
12 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (7.33%) Backup Exec
2 15 (3.93%) Nagios
3 11 (2.88%) Tivoli
3 11 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.88%) logstash
4 10 (2.62%) SCCM
5 8 (2.09%) WSUS
5 8 (2.09%) Plesk
5 8 (2.09%) cPanel
6 5 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (1.31%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.79%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.52%) Control-M
9 2 (0.52%) WMI
9 2 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.52%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.52%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 164 (42.93%) Cisco
2 124 (32.46%) VMware
3 101 (26.44%) Juniper
4 94 (24.61%) Microsoft
5 66 (17.28%) F5
6 51 (13.35%) Oracle
7 45 (11.78%) HP
8 43 (11.26%) CheckPoint
9 33 (8.64%) Symantec
10 29 (7.59%) SonicWALL
11 26 (6.81%) IBM
12 20 (5.24%) Dell
13 18 (4.71%) Red Hat
13 18 (4.71%) Blue Coat
14 16 (4.19%) Polycom
15 15 (3.93%) SolarWinds
16 14 (3.66%) Fortinet
16 14 (3.66%) WatchGuard
16 14 (3.66%) ServiceNow
17 13 (3.40%) McAfee
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 + Bonus (10% of b
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oxford Hays
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
White Clarke Group
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Barclaycard
Posted: 8 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Barclaycard
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, UK
White Clarke Group
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 11 days ago