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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 268 285 237
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -48
Permanent jobs citing SSL 194 145 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.67% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 3.01% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 151 127 164
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
4963 4810 5332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.32% 22.21% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3699 3720 4356
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 +35 65 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hampshire +10 57 £41,500 +18.57% 4
Surrey -15 39 £33,750 -32.50% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £49,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 9 £18,500 - 1
Kent 0 7 £48,750 +8.33% 1
West Sussex -6 4 £65,000 +52.94%
East Sussex -26 2 £41,750 +54.62% 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 186 (45.93%) TCP/IP
2 185 (45.68%) Windows
3 181 (44.69%) Firewall
4 177 (43.70%) DNS
5 166 (40.99%) VPN
6 157 (38.77%) Linux
7 155 (38.27%) Cisco
8 114 (28.15%) HTTP
9 112 (27.65%) VMware
10 111 (27.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 97 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 94 (23.21%) IPsec
13 86 (21.23%) Juniper
14 82 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
15 78 (19.26%) F5
16 74 (18.27%) SMTP
17 73 (18.02%) Java
17 73 (18.02%) Finance
18 72 (17.78%) WAN
18 72 (17.78%) Microsoft
19 69 (17.04%) SQL Server
20 65 (16.05%) Hyper-V
21 63 (15.56%) Apache
22 62 (15.31%) CentOS
23 59 (14.57%) XML
23 59 (14.57%) IIS
23 59 (14.57%) MS Exchange
24 58 (14.32%) Active Directory
24 58 (14.32%) Network Security
25 57 (14.07%) Load Balancing

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 63 (15.56%) Apache
2 59 (14.57%) IIS
2 59 (14.57%) MS Exchange
3 54 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (12.59%) Tomcat
5 39 (9.63%) Lync
6 25 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (6.17%) WebSphere
7 22 (5.43%) K2 blackpearl
8 18 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (3.21%) SharePoint
10 10 (2.47%) CMS
11 8 (1.98%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.98%) Drupal
11 8 (1.98%) Alfresco
11 8 (1.98%) WordPress
12 7 (1.73%) Lotus Domino
12 7 (1.73%) GroupWise
13 6 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.23%) MS Project
3 4 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.74%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.74%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.74%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.25%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.46%) SaaS
2 4 (0.99%) Office 365
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (45.93%) TCP/IP
2 181 (44.69%) Firewall
3 177 (43.70%) DNS
4 166 (40.99%) VPN
5 114 (28.15%) HTTP
6 94 (23.21%) IPsec
7 74 (18.27%) SMTP
8 72 (17.78%) WAN
9 58 (14.32%) Network Security
10 57 (14.07%) Internet
11 56 (13.83%) LDAP
11 56 (13.83%) LAN
12 55 (13.58%) BGP
13 54 (13.33%) OSPF
14 51 (12.59%) FTP
15 47 (11.60%) SAN
15 47 (11.60%) Cisco ASA
16 39 (9.63%) EIGRP
17 37 (9.14%) TACACS
18 35 (8.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (17.04%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.95%) MySQL
7 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.74%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.74%) DB2
10 3 (0.74%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.25%) MS Access
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (8.40%) Subversion
2 23 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (1.98%) LoadRunner
4 8 (1.98%) JMeter
5 5 (1.23%) Maven
6 4 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 73 (18.02%) Finance
2 16 (3.95%) Retail
3 15 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.70%) Advertising
4 4 (0.99%) Banking
4 4 (0.99%) French Language
4 4 (0.99%) German Language
4 4 (0.99%) Italian Language
4 4 (0.99%) Spanish Language
5 3 (0.74%) Military
5 3 (0.74%) Legal
5 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (16.30%) Network Engineer
2 53 (13.09%) Support Engineer
3 44 (10.86%) Developer
4 38 (9.38%) Consultant
5 33 (8.15%) Software Engineer
6 30 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 30 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 27 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (5.19%) Analyst
10 19 (4.69%) Network Consultant
11 18 (4.44%) Security Consultant
11 18 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 16 (3.95%) Technical Manager
13 15 (3.70%) Network Security Consultant
14 14 (3.46%) Firewall Engineer
14 14 (3.46%) Network Support
15 13 (3.21%) Technical Engineer
15 13 (3.21%) Network Security Engineer
16 12 (2.96%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.57%) XML
2 47 (11.60%) SOAP
3 33 (8.15%) Web Services
4 32 (7.90%) CSS
5 30 (7.41%) .NET
6 27 (6.67%) REST
7 26 (6.42%) HTML
7 26 (6.42%) ASP.NET
8 23 (5.68%) .NET Framework
8 23 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (5.68%) WCF
8 23 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 22 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 22 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (4.94%) LAMP
10 20 (4.94%) MSMQ
11 18 (4.44%) Ajax
12 17 (4.20%) WAMP
13 10 (2.47%) HTML5
14 7 (1.73%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.93%) EMV
1 24 (5.93%) Blackberry
2 19 (4.69%) PKI
3 18 (4.44%) Cryptography
4 16 (3.95%) EFT
5 14 (3.46%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.96%) iPhone
8 6 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.23%) iPad
10 4 (0.99%) Open Source
10 4 (0.99%) CMDB
11 3 (0.74%) Clustering
12 2 (0.49%) Replication
12 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.49%) Firmware
12 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.49%) HP StorageWorks
12 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 185 (45.68%) Windows
2 157 (38.77%) Linux
3 111 (27.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (15.31%) CentOS
5 57 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (11.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (7.65%) Embedded Linux
8 29 (7.16%) Windows 7
9 28 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (6.91%) Windows XP
10 19 (4.69%) Windows Vista
11 16 (3.95%) Android
11 16 (3.95%) UNIX
12 15 (3.70%) AIX
13 13 (3.21%) Solaris
14 10 (2.47%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (1.48%) HPUX
16 6 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (1.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (14.07%) Load Balancing
2 50 (12.35%) ITIL
3 42 (10.37%) Network Management
4 37 (9.14%) Software Engineering
5 34 (8.40%) Service Management
6 33 (8.15%) SOA
7 28 (6.91%) MVC
8 26 (6.42%) ITSM
9 22 (5.43%) Problem Management
10 17 (4.20%) Network Design
10 17 (4.20%) Capacity Management
10 17 (4.20%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (3.95%) E-business
12 15 (3.70%) Incident Management
13 13 (3.21%) Time Management
14 12 (2.96%) Service Delivery
15 11 (2.72%) Data Security
16 8 (1.98%) Technical Architecture
16 8 (1.98%) Performance Testing
16 8 (1.98%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 73 (18.02%) Java
2 50 (12.35%) C#
3 49 (12.10%) SQL
4 47 (11.60%) C
5 45 (11.11%) C++
6 21 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 20 (4.94%) JavaScript
8 14 (3.46%) Embedded C++
9 13 (3.21%) Perl
10 11 (2.72%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.47%) Embedded C
12 9 (2.22%) Python
13 6 (1.48%) PHP
14 5 (1.23%) Ruby
14 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.74%) ABAP
16 2 (0.49%) VBA
16 2 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (12.10%) CCNA
3 48 (11.85%) CCNP
4 42 (10.37%) Degree
5 34 (8.40%) Security Cleared
6 21 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (4.20%) MCSE
8 15 (3.70%) MCITP
9 13 (3.21%) SC Cleared
10 10 (2.47%) CCIE
11 7 (1.73%) CCSP
11 7 (1.73%) GCIA
11 7 (1.73%) GCIH
12 6 (1.48%) CISSP
13 4 (0.99%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.99%) MCSA
13 4 (0.99%) CCIP
14 3 (0.74%) CEH
14 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.36%) SLA
2 24 (5.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (4.44%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.73%) COBIT
6 5 (1.23%) COSO
6 5 (1.23%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 97 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (16.05%) Hyper-V
3 58 (14.32%) Active Directory
4 39 (9.63%) vSphere
5 30 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (6.91%) UAG
7 14 (3.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 14 (3.46%) vCloud
8 11 (2.72%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.98%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.73%) ProxySG
10 7 (1.73%) KVM
11 4 (0.99%) Snort
11 4 (0.99%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.74%) Squid
12 3 (0.74%) Xen
13 2 (0.49%) Nmap
13 2 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.25%) qmail
Systems Management
1 17 (4.20%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (4.20%) HP NNM
2 15 (3.70%) Zenoss
3 13 (3.21%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.47%) Plesk
5 8 (1.98%) SCCM
6 6 (1.48%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (0.74%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.49%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.25%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.25%) SCOM
10 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 155 (38.27%) Cisco
2 112 (27.65%) VMware
3 86 (21.23%) Juniper
4 78 (19.26%) F5
5 72 (17.78%) Microsoft
6 45 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 41 (10.12%) HP
8 34 (8.40%) Red Hat
9 22 (5.43%) CommVault
10 20 (4.94%) Telerik
11 17 (4.20%) Symantec
12 16 (3.95%) CA
12 16 (3.95%) VeriFone
13 13 (3.21%) Dell
14 12 (2.96%) Citrix
14 12 (2.96%) Blue Coat
15 11 (2.72%) IBM
16 9 (2.22%) Oracle
16 9 (2.22%) Fortinet
17 8 (1.98%) SonicWALL
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Mblox
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
LEO Learning
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago