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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 285 255 292
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +37
Permanent jobs citing SSL 175 195 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.87% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 3.84% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 135 154 125
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
4370 5074 4797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.67% 22.53% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3525 3748 3715
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +37 93 £45,000 - 5
Surrey -9 24 £37,000 +13.84% 5
Hampshire -22 20 £46,250 +11.44% 2
East Sussex +20 10 £42,500 +1.79%
Buckinghamshire -10 10 £58,750 +19.89%
Middlesex - 9 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 6 £39,000 +110.81% 3
West Sussex -4 5 £45,000 -30.76%
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 181 (53.08%) Firewall
2 180 (52.79%) VPN
3 179 (52.49%) DNS
4 166 (48.68%) Cisco
5 139 (40.76%) TCP/IP
6 138 (40.47%) Windows
7 122 (35.78%) Linux
8 116 (34.02%) WAN
9 113 (33.14%) VMware
10 109 (31.96%) LAN
11 108 (31.67%) IPsec
12 107 (31.38%) Cisco Certification
13 84 (24.63%) Internet
14 83 (24.34%) Cisco ASA
15 81 (23.75%) Microsoft
16 70 (20.53%) Juniper
16 70 (20.53%) Degree
17 66 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
18 64 (18.77%) CheckPoint
19 62 (18.18%) MPLS
19 62 (18.18%) VoIP
19 62 (18.18%) HTTP
20 61 (17.89%) BGP
20 61 (17.89%) Wireless
21 60 (17.60%) OSPF
21 60 (17.60%) CCNA
22 55 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
23 54 (15.84%) Python
23 54 (15.84%) EIGRP
24 52 (15.25%) MySQL

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 40 (11.73%) Apache
2 35 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 34 (9.97%) MS Exchange
4 30 (8.80%) JBoss
5 27 (7.92%) OpenStack
6 26 (7.62%) nginx
7 25 (7.33%) CMS
7 25 (7.33%) WebLogic
8 23 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 22 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (5.28%) SharePoint
11 17 (4.99%) IIS
12 12 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (2.64%) WebSphere
13 9 (2.64%) Drupal
13 9 (2.64%) WordPress
14 8 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (1.76%) Alfresco
16 4 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (1.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 34 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.35%) MS Office
3 5 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.17%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.29%) Magento
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.04%) SaaS
3 8 (2.35%) IaaS
4 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.88%) GitHub
5 3 (0.88%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.88%) Trello
6 2 (0.59%) Office 365
6 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.29%) Heroku
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.29%) Nimbula
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 181 (53.08%) Firewall
2 180 (52.79%) VPN
3 179 (52.49%) DNS
4 139 (40.76%) TCP/IP
5 116 (34.02%) WAN
6 109 (31.96%) LAN
7 108 (31.67%) IPsec
8 84 (24.63%) Internet
9 83 (24.34%) Cisco ASA
10 62 (18.18%) VoIP
10 62 (18.18%) HTTP
10 62 (18.18%) MPLS
11 61 (17.89%) BGP
11 61 (17.89%) Wireless
12 60 (17.60%) OSPF
13 54 (15.84%) EIGRP
14 46 (13.49%) SMTP
14 46 (13.49%) Network Security
15 39 (11.44%) DHCP
15 39 (11.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (15.25%) MySQL
2 37 (10.85%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.64%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.17%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.88%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.59%) DB2
9 2 (0.59%) Redis
9 2 (0.59%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.05%) JIRA
2 7 (2.05%) Subversion
2 7 (2.05%) Bitbucket
3 3 (0.88%) Fiddler
3 3 (0.88%) Redmine
3 3 (0.88%) Grunt
3 3 (0.88%) Bower
3 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (0.88%) webpack
3 3 (0.88%) gulp
3 3 (0.88%) Maven
3 3 (0.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.88%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.88%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.59%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.59%) Selenium
4 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.29%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (14.08%) Finance
2 33 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.11%) Financial Institution
4 12 (3.52%) Multimedia
4 12 (3.52%) Marketing
5 4 (1.17%) Retail
6 3 (0.88%) Billing
6 3 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.88%) Banking
7 2 (0.59%) Advertising
7 2 (0.59%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 98 (28.74%) Network Engineer
2 50 (14.66%) Support Engineer
3 44 (12.90%) Administrator
4 30 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
4 30 (8.80%) Senior Network Engineer
4 30 (8.80%) Systems Engineer
4 30 (8.80%) Developer
5 29 (8.50%) Network Administrator
6 21 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (4.99%) Analyst
7 17 (4.99%) Applications Support
8 15 (4.40%) Design Engineer
8 15 (4.40%) Network Design Engineer
9 14 (4.11%) Senior Support Engineer
9 14 (4.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (4.11%) Voice Specialist
9 14 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (4.11%) Applications Support Engineer
9 14 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
10 11 (3.23%) Cisco Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.61%) HTML
2 40 (11.73%) Web Services
3 31 (9.09%) CSS
4 25 (7.33%) 802.1X
5 24 (7.04%) .NET
6 22 (6.45%) HTML5
7 17 (4.99%) MCollective
8 16 (4.69%) XML
9 14 (4.11%) SOAP
10 12 (3.52%) CSS3
11 11 (3.23%) jQuery
11 11 (3.23%) JSON
12 8 (2.35%) ASP.NET
12 8 (2.35%) RESTful
13 6 (1.76%) AngularJS
13 6 (1.76%) XHTML
14 5 (1.47%) Ajax
14 5 (1.47%) WSDL
14 5 (1.47%) Middleware
14 5 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (13.78%) Data Centre
3 35 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.16%) IVR
5 16 (4.69%) PKI
6 10 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.93%) User Experience
7 9 (2.64%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.76%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.76%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.47%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.17%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.17%) W3C
11 4 (1.17%) Clustering
12 3 (0.88%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.59%) Replication
14 1 (0.29%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 138 (40.47%) Windows
2 122 (35.78%) Linux
3 40 (11.73%) CentOS
4 37 (10.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (7.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (6.74%) UNIX
8 21 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (6.16%) Windows 7
9 12 (3.52%) Windows XP
10 11 (3.23%) Ubuntu
11 8 (2.35%) Windows Vista
11 8 (2.35%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.47%) Android
12 5 (1.47%) SUSE
13 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.88%) Debian
14 3 (0.88%) Solaris
15 2 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (11.73%) ITIL
2 35 (10.26%) Project Management
3 32 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 29 (8.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (7.92%) Migration
5 27 (7.92%) Information Security
6 26 (7.62%) Configuration Management
7 25 (7.33%) Network Design
8 21 (6.16%) Software Licensing
9 20 (5.87%) Time Management
9 20 (5.87%) Incident Management
10 18 (5.28%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (5.28%) Risk Management
11 17 (4.99%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (4.99%) Change Management
12 16 (4.69%) Web Development
12 16 (4.69%) Network Architecture
12 16 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (4.69%) Patch Management
13 14 (4.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.84%) Python
2 44 (12.90%) SQL
3 40 (11.73%) Java
4 34 (9.97%) Perl
5 33 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 27 (7.92%) PHP
7 23 (6.74%) Bash Shell
8 21 (6.16%) C++
9 19 (5.57%) PowerShell
10 16 (4.69%) C
11 14 (4.11%) C#
12 13 (3.81%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.35%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.47%) Ruby
15 4 (1.17%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.17%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.88%) VBScript
16 3 (0.88%) Lua
17 2 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 107 (31.38%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (20.53%) Degree
3 60 (17.60%) CCNA
4 52 (15.25%) CCNP
5 23 (6.74%) CCIE
6 13 (3.81%) CCVP
6 13 (3.81%) Security Cleared
7 12 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (3.23%) JNCIP
9 9 (2.64%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.05%) CISSP
12 6 (1.76%) CCSP
12 6 (1.76%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.17%) CEH
13 4 (1.17%) MCSE
13 4 (1.17%) CCIP
14 3 (0.88%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (0.88%) CCDE
14 3 (0.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.87%) SLA
2 15 (4.40%) QA
3 7 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (8.80%) Active Directory
3 27 (7.92%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.45%) qmail
4 22 (6.45%) Squid
5 19 (5.57%) vSphere
6 18 (5.28%) Firmware
7 16 (4.69%) vCloud
8 13 (3.81%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.76%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.47%) FreeRADIUS
10 5 (1.47%) iptables
11 4 (1.17%) XenServer
12 3 (0.88%) KVM
13 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.59%) XenApp
13 2 (0.59%) Snort
14 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 34 (9.97%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (9.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 32 (9.38%) Nagios
3 29 (8.50%) Puppet
4 26 (7.62%) ZABBIX
5 19 (5.57%) logstash
6 18 (5.28%) Graphite
7 17 (4.99%) collectd
7 17 (4.99%) Cacti
7 17 (4.99%) Ganglia
8 15 (4.40%) Backup Exec
9 9 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (2.35%) Hyperic
11 6 (1.76%) cPanel
11 6 (1.76%) Plesk
12 5 (1.47%) WSUS
12 5 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
12 5 (1.47%) Ansible
13 4 (1.17%) vMotion
13 4 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 166 (48.68%) Cisco
2 113 (33.14%) VMware
3 81 (23.75%) Microsoft
4 70 (20.53%) Juniper
5 64 (18.77%) CheckPoint
6 45 (13.20%) F5
7 42 (12.32%) HP
8 27 (7.92%) Websense
9 25 (7.33%) Red Hat
10 18 (5.28%) Splunk
10 18 (5.28%) Meraki
11 15 (4.40%) Blue Coat
12 13 (3.81%) Symantec
12 13 (3.81%) Oracle
12 13 (3.81%) SonicWALL
13 12 (3.52%) Dell
14 10 (2.93%) NetApp
14 10 (2.93%) SolarWinds
15 7 (2.05%) Citrix
15 7 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + quarterly bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum £35,000 to £38,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Staines
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 23 days ago