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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 286 298 258
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -40
Permanent jobs citing SSL 163 144 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.65% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.60% 3.16% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 133 114 137
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 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -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
4531 4560 5196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 20.50% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3469 3535 4129
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 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 27 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 -3 61 £45,000 - 9
Hampshire +8 38 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Surrey +9 25 £33,500 -25.55% 5
East Sussex - 15 £37,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +9 13 £38,750 -18.42% 6
Oxfordshire - 5 £30,000 -
Kent +21 3 - -
West Sussex +5 1 £27,000 -62.23% 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 213 (57.88%) Firewall
2 175 (47.55%) VPN
3 165 (44.84%) TCP/IP
4 163 (44.29%) Cisco
5 161 (43.75%) Windows
6 136 (36.96%) DNS
7 123 (33.42%) Cisco Certification
8 118 (32.07%) VMware
9 105 (28.53%) Linux
10 102 (27.72%) Microsoft
11 99 (26.90%) LAN
12 98 (26.63%) IPsec
12 98 (26.63%) BGP
13 97 (26.36%) OSPF
13 97 (26.36%) Juniper
14 92 (25.00%) WAN
15 87 (23.64%) Network Security
15 87 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
16 84 (22.83%) SQL
17 80 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
18 78 (21.20%) CCNP
19 77 (20.92%) EIGRP
20 73 (19.84%) ITIL
21 70 (19.02%) Cisco ASA
22 66 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
23 63 (17.12%) MPLS
24 62 (16.85%) Wireless
25 61 (16.58%) F5
26 59 (16.03%) MS Excel
27 56 (15.22%) Finance

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 46 (12.50%) CMS
2 43 (11.68%) IIS
3 40 (10.87%) MS Exchange
4 39 (10.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (6.79%) SharePoint
6 19 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (4.89%) WebSphere
7 18 (4.89%) Apache
8 12 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 12 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (3.26%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.63%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.09%) JBoss
12 4 (1.09%) Drupal
12 4 (1.09%) Alfresco
12 4 (1.09%) Lync
12 4 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.52%) MS Office
3 3 (0.82%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.82%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.27%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Shopify
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.34%) IaaS
2 14 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.26%) Amazon S3
3 12 (3.26%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 12 (3.26%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.09%) SaaS
5 4 (1.09%) PaaS
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 213 (57.88%) Firewall
2 175 (47.55%) VPN
3 165 (44.84%) TCP/IP
4 136 (36.96%) DNS
5 99 (26.90%) LAN
6 98 (26.63%) BGP
6 98 (26.63%) IPsec
7 97 (26.36%) OSPF
8 92 (25.00%) WAN
9 87 (23.64%) Network Security
10 77 (20.92%) EIGRP
11 70 (19.02%) Cisco ASA
12 63 (17.12%) MPLS
13 62 (16.85%) Wireless
14 42 (11.41%) HTTP
15 40 (10.87%) VLAN
16 34 (9.24%) SAN
17 32 (8.70%) Unified Communications
18 30 (8.15%) Cisco Nexus
19 27 (7.34%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.70%) MySQL
3 20 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
4 19 (5.16%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 17 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.26%) Redis
7 12 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.35%) Subversion
2 14 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.82%) Bitbucket
3 3 (0.82%) ReSharper
3 3 (0.82%) Fiddler
3 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.54%) Maven
4 2 (0.54%) JMeter
4 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) Introscope
General
1 56 (15.22%) Finance
2 9 (2.45%) Manufacturing
3 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.63%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.09%) Marketing
5 4 (1.09%) Banking
5 4 (1.09%) Retail
6 3 (0.82%) Advertising
6 3 (0.82%) Publishing
7 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.54%) French Language
7 2 (0.54%) German Language
7 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 133 (36.14%) Network Engineer
2 67 (18.21%) Support Engineer
3 44 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (10.05%) Senior Network Engineer
5 35 (9.51%) Security Engineer
6 31 (8.42%) Network Support
6 31 (8.42%) Analyst
7 30 (8.15%) Network Security Engineer
7 30 (8.15%) Network Support Engineer
8 28 (7.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 23 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 21 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (4.89%) Architect
12 17 (4.62%) Linux Support
12 17 (4.62%) Linux Support Engineer
13 15 (4.08%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
13 15 (4.08%) Web Analyst
13 15 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 14 (3.80%) Consultant
15 13 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (13.86%) HTML
2 45 (12.23%) CSS
3 34 (9.24%) Ajax
4 29 (7.88%) .NET
4 29 (7.88%) Web Services
5 24 (6.52%) SOAP
5 24 (6.52%) RESTful
6 20 (5.43%) ASP.NET
7 16 (4.35%) jQuery
8 15 (4.08%) JSON
8 15 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (3.53%) XML
10 12 (3.26%) SAML
10 12 (3.26%) Spring
10 12 (3.26%) Java EE
10 12 (3.26%) OAuth
10 12 (3.26%) Play Framework
11 10 (2.72%) HTML5
12 7 (1.90%) Middleware
12 7 (1.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.79%) PKI
3 18 (4.89%) Blackberry
4 15 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.90%) EqualLogic
8 6 (1.63%) User Experience
8 6 (1.63%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.63%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.63%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.63%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.63%) Replication
8 6 (1.63%) Clustering
9 5 (1.36%) HACMP
9 5 (1.36%) Open Source
9 5 (1.36%) DataPower
10 4 (1.09%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.09%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 161 (43.75%) Windows
2 105 (28.53%) Linux
3 80 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (11.14%) Windows 7
5 41 (11.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (8.42%) CentOS
8 30 (8.15%) UNIX
9 29 (7.88%) Windows XP
10 19 (5.16%) Windows Vista
11 18 (4.89%) Solaris
12 15 (4.08%) AIX
13 12 (3.26%) Amazon Linux
14 11 (2.99%) Windows 8
15 10 (2.72%) HPUX
16 8 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (1.90%) Android
17 7 (1.90%) Ubuntu
18 6 (1.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (19.84%) ITIL
2 43 (11.68%) Migration
3 32 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (8.42%) Load Balancing
5 28 (7.61%) Security Architecture
6 27 (7.34%) Network Architecture
6 27 (7.34%) SOA
7 25 (6.79%) Vulnerability Management
7 25 (6.79%) WAN Optimisation
8 24 (6.52%) Change Control
9 20 (5.43%) Problem Management
10 19 (5.16%) CRM
11 18 (4.89%) Project Management
12 17 (4.62%) Change Management
12 17 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
13 16 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (4.08%) Service Management
14 15 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (3.80%) Mentoring
15 14 (3.80%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 84 (22.83%) SQL
2 47 (12.77%) Java
3 31 (8.42%) JavaScript
4 21 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 19 (5.16%) PHP
6 17 (4.62%) Python
6 17 (4.62%) Perl
7 15 (4.08%) T-SQL
8 14 (3.80%) C
9 12 (3.26%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.90%) Jython
10 7 (1.90%) Korn
11 6 (1.63%) C++
12 5 (1.36%) XPath
12 5 (1.36%) Ruby
12 5 (1.36%) C#
13 4 (1.09%) VB
14 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 123 (33.42%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (21.20%) CCNP
3 52 (14.13%) CCNA
4 45 (12.23%) Degree
5 33 (8.97%) CCIE
6 23 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (5.71%) Security Cleared
8 20 (5.43%) MCSE
9 15 (4.08%) CCSP
9 15 (4.08%) SC Cleared
10 12 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (2.72%) JNCIA
11 10 (2.72%) CISSP
12 6 (1.63%) MCITP
13 5 (1.36%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.36%) CEH
13 5 (1.36%) ISEB
13 5 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.09%) CISA
15 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.42%) SLA
2 20 (5.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (4.35%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.36%) QA
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) BS25999
System Software
1 87 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (13.59%) Hyper-V
2 50 (13.59%) Active Directory
3 34 (9.24%) vSphere
4 15 (4.08%) vCloud
5 11 (2.99%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.90%) Snort
8 5 (1.36%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.82%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.54%) Firmware
11 1 (0.27%) Varnish
11 1 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.27%) KVM
11 1 (0.27%) XenApp
11 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (7.88%) Backup Exec
2 15 (4.08%) Nagios
3 12 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.26%) logstash
4 11 (2.99%) WSUS
5 10 (2.72%) SCCM
5 10 (2.72%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.63%) Plesk
6 6 (1.63%) cPanel
7 5 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.36%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.09%) WMI
9 3 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.82%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.82%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.54%) OMEGAMON
10 2 (0.54%) Control-M
11 1 (0.27%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 163 (44.29%) Cisco
2 118 (32.07%) VMware
3 102 (27.72%) Microsoft
4 97 (26.36%) Juniper
5 61 (16.58%) F5
6 49 (13.32%) Oracle
7 47 (12.77%) HP
8 44 (11.96%) CheckPoint
9 35 (9.51%) Symantec
10 29 (7.88%) SonicWALL
11 27 (7.34%) IBM
12 20 (5.43%) Dell
13 18 (4.89%) Blue Coat
14 17 (4.62%) Red Hat
15 15 (4.08%) McAfee
15 15 (4.08%) Polycom
16 14 (3.80%) Fortinet
17 13 (3.53%) Websense
18 12 (3.26%) Sitecore
19 10 (2.72%) WatchGuard
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HiberniaEvros Technology Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, 11% pension, life
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
LEO Learning
Salary: £30,000 per annum neg.
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago