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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 274 252 258
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing SSL 171 214 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.92% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 4.36% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 145 172 166
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
4472 4910 5245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.56% 21.22% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3423 3848 4229
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
Hampshire +2 44 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Berkshire -36 43 £45,000 -7.21% 8
Surrey +10 35 £42,500 +37.09% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 24 £45,000 -12.19% 8
West Sussex -10 8 £29,250 -58.21%
Oxfordshire - 8 £40,500 - 5
East Sussex +11 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Middlesex +11 2 £33,000 -22.35%
Kent - 2 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 187 (56.84%) Firewall
2 167 (50.76%) Windows
3 159 (48.33%) TCP/IP
3 159 (48.33%) VPN
4 143 (43.47%) DNS
5 136 (41.34%) Cisco
6 128 (38.91%) VMware
7 116 (35.26%) Microsoft
8 101 (30.70%) Linux
9 95 (28.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 92 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
11 88 (26.75%) IPsec
12 81 (24.62%) LAN
13 80 (24.32%) Juniper
14 76 (23.10%) WAN
15 74 (22.49%) SQL
16 69 (20.97%) CCNP
17 66 (20.06%) Cisco ASA
18 65 (19.76%) MS Excel
19 63 (19.15%) MPLS
19 63 (19.15%) BGP
20 62 (18.84%) OSPF
21 61 (18.54%) HP
22 60 (18.24%) Windows Server 2008
23 58 (17.63%) EIGRP
24 55 (16.72%) MS Exchange
25 54 (16.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 53 (16.11%) ITIL
27 52 (15.81%) Windows Server 2012
28 51 (15.50%) F5

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 55 (16.72%) MS Exchange
2 47 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (11.25%) CMS
4 33 (10.03%) SharePoint
5 30 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 24 (7.29%) IIS
7 23 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (6.69%) Apache
9 19 (5.78%) Tomcat
10 16 (4.86%) JBoss
11 14 (4.26%) WebLogic
12 12 (3.65%) WebSphere
13 11 (3.34%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (3.34%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (3.04%) nginx
15 8 (2.43%) OpenStack
15 8 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (2.13%) WordPress
16 7 (2.13%) Drupal
16 7 (2.13%) Alfresco
Applications
1 65 (19.76%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.47%) MS Office
3 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.22%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (3.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) Shopify
2 1 (0.30%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.78%) IaaS
3 12 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.65%) Amazon S3
3 12 (3.65%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (3.65%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (3.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.22%) SaaS
6 4 (1.22%) Office 365
7 1 (0.30%) Nimbula
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 187 (56.84%) Firewall
2 159 (48.33%) TCP/IP
2 159 (48.33%) VPN
3 143 (43.47%) DNS
4 88 (26.75%) IPsec
5 81 (24.62%) LAN
6 76 (23.10%) WAN
7 66 (20.06%) Cisco ASA
8 63 (19.15%) MPLS
8 63 (19.15%) BGP
9 62 (18.84%) OSPF
10 58 (17.63%) EIGRP
11 49 (14.89%) Wireless
12 48 (14.59%) Network Security
13 40 (12.16%) HTTP
14 39 (11.85%) Internet
15 38 (11.55%) SAN
16 36 (10.94%) VLAN
17 34 (10.33%) SMTP
18 31 (9.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 45 (13.68%) MySQL
3 22 (6.69%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.08%) RDBMS
5 12 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.65%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (3.65%) Redis
6 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.43%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.61%) DB2
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.17%) Subversion
2 13 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.82%) Fiddler
4 5 (1.52%) ReSharper
5 4 (1.22%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.91%) Maven
6 3 (0.91%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.61%) JMeter
7 2 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.61%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.30%) Gerrit
General
1 33 (10.03%) Finance
2 18 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.13%) Marketing
3 7 (2.13%) Multimedia
4 4 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.91%) Banking
5 3 (0.91%) Advertising
6 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.30%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (27.66%) Network Engineer
2 56 (17.02%) Support Engineer
3 44 (13.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (12.46%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (9.12%) Analyst
6 24 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (6.99%) Linux Engineer
8 20 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (5.17%) Linux Support Engineer
9 17 (5.17%) Linux Support
9 17 (5.17%) Architect
10 15 (4.56%) Developer
11 14 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
12 13 (3.95%) Service Analyst
12 13 (3.95%) Administrator
13 12 (3.65%) Help Desk Analyst
13 12 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.34%) Security Engineer
15 10 (3.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.07%) HTML
2 37 (11.25%) CSS
3 33 (10.03%) Web Services
4 25 (7.60%) SOAP
5 20 (6.08%) Ajax
5 20 (6.08%) RESTful
6 19 (5.78%) .NET
7 16 (4.86%) JSON
7 16 (4.86%) jQuery
8 15 (4.56%) HTML5
9 13 (3.95%) SAML
10 11 (3.34%) Play Framework
10 11 (3.34%) Java EE
10 11 (3.34%) OAuth
10 11 (3.34%) Spring
10 11 (3.34%) XML
11 10 (3.04%) CSS3
12 9 (2.74%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.13%) WCF
14 6 (1.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.59%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.78%) PKI
3 19 (5.78%) Blackberry
4 15 (4.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (3.95%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.13%) User Experience
9 6 (1.82%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.52%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.22%) W3C
11 4 (1.22%) Clustering
12 3 (0.91%) IVR
13 2 (0.61%) HACMP
13 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.61%) NHS
13 2 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 167 (50.76%) Windows
2 101 (30.70%) Linux
3 60 (18.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (16.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (15.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (13.68%) Windows 7
8 40 (12.16%) CentOS
9 30 (9.12%) Windows XP
10 19 (5.78%) Windows Vista
11 17 (5.17%) UNIX
12 16 (4.86%) Windows 8
13 12 (3.65%) Amazon Linux
14 11 (3.34%) Ubuntu
15 10 (3.04%) Android
16 9 (2.74%) Solaris
17 8 (2.43%) Apple iOS
18 5 (1.52%) AIX
19 3 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
19 3 (0.91%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (16.11%) ITIL
2 44 (13.37%) Migration
3 28 (8.51%) Load Balancing
4 25 (7.60%) Network Architecture
5 22 (6.69%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (6.38%) WAN Optimisation
7 20 (6.08%) Incident Management
7 20 (6.08%) Security Architecture
8 19 (5.78%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (5.47%) SOA
9 18 (5.47%) Network Design
9 18 (5.47%) Network Monitoring
10 17 (5.17%) Change Control
10 17 (5.17%) Project Planning
10 17 (5.17%) CRM
11 16 (4.86%) Project Management
11 16 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (4.86%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (3.95%) Software Engineering
13 12 (3.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 74 (22.49%) SQL
2 36 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 34 (10.33%) Java
4 23 (6.99%) PHP
5 21 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 20 (6.08%) Python
7 14 (4.26%) Perl
8 9 (2.74%) C#
9 8 (2.43%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.43%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.13%) C++
10 7 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.82%) C
11 6 (1.82%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.52%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.22%) VB
14 2 (0.61%) VBScript
14 2 (0.61%) Jython
14 2 (0.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 92 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (20.97%) CCNP
3 44 (13.37%) Degree
4 33 (10.03%) CCNA
5 25 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (6.99%) CCIE
7 21 (6.38%) MCSE
8 20 (6.08%) Security Cleared
8 20 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (4.86%) SC Cleared
10 9 (2.74%) CISSP
11 6 (1.82%) CEH
11 6 (1.82%) JNCIP
11 6 (1.82%) MCITP
12 5 (1.52%) CCSP
13 4 (1.22%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (1.22%) CISA
13 4 (1.22%) CCVP
14 3 (0.91%) JNCIA
14 3 (0.91%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.12%) SLA
2 14 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.82%) QA
5 5 (1.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (28.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (13.07%) Hyper-V
3 41 (12.46%) Active Directory
4 31 (9.42%) vSphere
5 22 (6.69%) vCloud
6 16 (4.86%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.43%) Squid
7 8 (2.43%) qmail
8 5 (1.52%) FreeRADIUS
9 4 (1.22%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.91%) XenServer
11 2 (0.61%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.61%) Snort
11 2 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.61%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.61%) KVM
12 1 (0.30%) XenApp
12 1 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 30 (9.12%) Backup Exec
2 28 (8.51%) Nagios
3 17 (5.17%) logstash
4 12 (3.65%) WSUS
4 12 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.34%) SCCM
6 9 (2.74%) cPanel
6 9 (2.74%) Plesk
6 9 (2.74%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (2.13%) Hyperic
8 7 (2.13%) Puppet
9 5 (1.52%) collectd
9 5 (1.52%) Graphite
9 5 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (1.52%) Cacti
9 5 (1.52%) Ganglia
10 4 (1.22%) WMI
11 3 (0.91%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.61%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 136 (41.34%) Cisco
2 128 (38.91%) VMware
3 116 (35.26%) Microsoft
4 80 (24.32%) Juniper
5 61 (18.54%) HP
6 51 (15.50%) F5
7 46 (13.98%) CheckPoint
8 35 (10.64%) Oracle
9 34 (10.33%) Symantec
10 25 (7.60%) Red Hat
11 20 (6.08%) Dell
12 19 (5.78%) IBM
13 16 (4.86%) SonicWALL
14 14 (4.26%) McAfee
15 11 (3.34%) Sitecore
15 11 (3.34%) Blue Coat
15 11 (3.34%) NetApp
16 9 (2.74%) Citrix
17 8 (2.43%) Fortinet
17 8 (2.43%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Bonus + More
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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83Zero
Salary: From £47,000 to £53,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (Please see bel
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
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Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
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Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
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Faringdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Bracknell
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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High Wycombe
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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