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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 274 257 274
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSL 176 214 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.92% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.95% 4.29% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 146 171 153
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4458 4994 5249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.27% 21.42% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3486 3915 4173
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 £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 2 July 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 July 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 -15 57 £44,875 -10.25% 3
Surrey -10 42 £36,000 +20.00% 3
Hampshire -10 33 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Buckinghamshire +8 17 £50,000 +2.04% 3
West Sussex -3 9 £31,000 -54.07%
Oxfordshire - 8 £40,500 - 2
East Sussex +36 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Middlesex +17 5 £36,500 -14.11%
Kent +6 2 - - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 197 (57.10%) Firewall
2 170 (49.28%) Windows
3 168 (48.70%) VPN
4 165 (47.83%) DNS
5 154 (44.64%) TCP/IP
6 151 (43.77%) Cisco
7 127 (36.81%) VMware
8 116 (33.62%) Microsoft
9 102 (29.57%) Cisco Certification
10 101 (29.28%) Linux
11 98 (28.41%) IPsec
12 95 (27.54%) LAN
13 92 (26.67%) WAN
13 92 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 79 (22.90%) Juniper
15 72 (20.87%) Cisco ASA
16 66 (19.13%) SQL
16 66 (19.13%) BGP
17 65 (18.84%) OSPF
18 64 (18.55%) MPLS
18 64 (18.55%) EIGRP
18 64 (18.55%) CCNP
19 60 (17.39%) HP
20 57 (16.52%) MS Excel
20 57 (16.52%) Wireless
21 56 (16.23%) Internet
21 56 (16.23%) CheckPoint
22 54 (15.65%) MS Exchange
23 53 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
23 53 (15.36%) Network Security

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 54 (15.65%) MS Exchange
2 45 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (11.30%) CMS
4 35 (10.14%) SharePoint
5 31 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (8.12%) Apache
7 26 (7.54%) Tomcat
8 23 (6.67%) JBoss
8 23 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (5.80%) IIS
10 18 (5.22%) WebLogic
11 14 (4.06%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (3.77%) nginx
12 13 (3.77%) WebSphere
13 12 (3.48%) OpenStack
14 11 (3.19%) Oracle Service Bus
14 11 (3.19%) WordPress
14 11 (3.19%) Drupal
15 9 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (2.32%) Alfresco
Applications
1 57 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.35%) MS Office
3 4 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.16%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (3.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.29%) Shopify
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.35%) IaaS
3 9 (2.61%) SaaS
3 9 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (2.32%) Amazon ELB
4 8 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.32%) Amazon S3
4 8 (2.32%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.16%) Office 365
7 3 (0.87%) GitHub
7 3 (0.87%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.87%) Trello
8 1 (0.29%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.29%) PaaS
8 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 197 (57.10%) Firewall
2 168 (48.70%) VPN
3 165 (47.83%) DNS
4 154 (44.64%) TCP/IP
5 98 (28.41%) IPsec
6 95 (27.54%) LAN
7 92 (26.67%) WAN
8 72 (20.87%) Cisco ASA
9 66 (19.13%) BGP
10 65 (18.84%) OSPF
11 64 (18.55%) MPLS
11 64 (18.55%) EIGRP
12 57 (16.52%) Wireless
13 56 (16.23%) Internet
14 53 (15.36%) Network Security
15 47 (13.62%) HTTP
16 42 (12.17%) SAN
16 42 (12.17%) SMTP
17 41 (11.88%) VoIP
18 37 (10.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.62%) MySQL
2 44 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.32%) Redis
7 8 (2.32%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.16%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.58%) DB2
12 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 18 (5.22%) Subversion
2 16 (4.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.03%) Bitbucket
4 6 (1.74%) Fiddler
4 6 (1.74%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.45%) JIRA
5 5 (1.45%) ReSharper
6 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.16%) Maven
7 3 (0.87%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.87%) Redmine
7 3 (0.87%) Grunt
7 3 (0.87%) Bower
7 3 (0.87%) webpack
7 3 (0.87%) gulp
8 2 (0.58%) Selenium
8 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.29%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (11.88%) Finance
2 27 (7.83%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.19%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.32%) Marketing
5 7 (2.03%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.87%) Advertising
7 3 (0.87%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 92 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 52 (15.07%) Support Engineer
3 37 (10.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (10.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (7.54%) Analyst
6 24 (6.96%) Systems Engineer
6 24 (6.96%) Administrator
7 20 (5.80%) Developer
8 18 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (4.93%) Architect
10 16 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
12 14 (4.06%) Linux Support
12 14 (4.06%) Linux Support Engineer
13 13 (3.77%) Service Analyst
13 13 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
13 13 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (3.48%) Help Desk Analyst
15 11 (3.19%) Applications Support
15 11 (3.19%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.33%) HTML
2 39 (11.30%) CSS
3 38 (11.01%) Web Services
4 30 (8.70%) SOAP
5 20 (5.80%) .NET
5 20 (5.80%) JSON
5 20 (5.80%) HTML5
6 19 (5.51%) RESTful
7 18 (5.22%) jQuery
8 17 (4.93%) XML
9 16 (4.64%) Ajax
10 14 (4.06%) OAuth
11 13 (3.77%) SAML
12 12 (3.48%) CSS3
13 11 (3.19%) Play Framework
13 11 (3.19%) Spring
13 11 (3.19%) Java EE
14 9 (2.61%) MCollective
15 8 (2.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (2.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.91%) Data Centre
2 43 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.67%) PKI
4 20 (5.80%) Blackberry
5 19 (5.51%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.77%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.48%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.48%) IVR
7 12 (3.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.61%) User Experience
9 6 (1.74%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.45%) Streaming Media
11 4 (1.16%) Clustering
11 4 (1.16%) W3C
12 3 (0.87%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.58%) DataPower
13 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 170 (49.28%) Windows
2 101 (29.28%) Linux
3 53 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (13.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (12.46%) Windows 7
8 36 (10.43%) CentOS
9 30 (8.70%) Windows XP
10 19 (5.51%) Windows Vista
11 18 (5.22%) UNIX
12 13 (3.77%) Windows 8
13 11 (3.19%) Ubuntu
14 8 (2.32%) Android
14 8 (2.32%) Solaris
14 8 (2.32%) Amazon Linux
15 6 (1.74%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.16%) AIX
16 4 (1.16%) SUSE
17 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (15.07%) ITIL
2 40 (11.59%) Migration
3 39 (11.30%) Load Balancing
4 26 (7.54%) Project Management
5 23 (6.67%) Information Security
5 23 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (6.38%) Network Architecture
7 21 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (5.80%) Network Design
8 20 (5.80%) Incident Management
8 20 (5.80%) WAN Optimisation
9 19 (5.51%) Change Control
9 19 (5.51%) Kalman Filter
9 19 (5.51%) SOA
9 19 (5.51%) Risk Management
10 18 (5.22%) Time Management
11 17 (4.93%) CRM
11 17 (4.93%) Project Planning
12 16 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (4.64%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (19.13%) SQL
2 40 (11.59%) JavaScript
3 39 (11.30%) Java
4 27 (7.83%) Python
5 25 (7.25%) PHP
5 25 (7.25%) PowerShell
6 19 (5.51%) Perl
7 13 (3.77%) C#
7 13 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.61%) C++
8 9 (2.61%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.32%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.32%) C
10 5 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.45%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.16%) Ruby
11 4 (1.16%) VB
11 4 (1.16%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.87%) VBScript
12 3 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 102 (29.57%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (18.55%) CCNP
3 53 (15.36%) Degree
4 46 (13.33%) CCNA
5 22 (6.38%) CCIE
6 21 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 17 (4.93%) MCSE
9 16 (4.64%) SC Cleared
9 16 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.61%) CISSP
11 7 (2.03%) CCVP
11 7 (2.03%) JNCIP
12 6 (1.74%) CEH
12 6 (1.74%) MCITP
12 6 (1.74%) CCSP
13 5 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (1.16%) CISA
14 4 (1.16%) JNCIA
15 3 (0.87%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.28%) SLA
2 14 (4.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.90%) QA
4 6 (1.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 92 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (11.59%) Hyper-V
3 39 (11.30%) Active Directory
4 27 (7.83%) vSphere
5 20 (5.80%) vCloud
6 18 (5.22%) VMware ESX
7 12 (3.48%) Squid
7 12 (3.48%) qmail
8 6 (1.74%) Firmware
9 5 (1.45%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.45%) FreeRADIUS
10 4 (1.16%) XenServer
11 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.58%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.58%) XenApp
11 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.58%) Snort
11 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.29%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 30 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 29 (8.41%) Nagios
3 20 (5.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 17 (4.93%) logstash
4 17 (4.93%) Cisco UCCX
5 14 (4.06%) Puppet
5 14 (4.06%) ZABBIX
6 12 (3.48%) WSUS
7 11 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (2.61%) Hyperic
8 9 (2.61%) collectd
8 9 (2.61%) Graphite
8 9 (2.61%) Cacti
8 9 (2.61%) Ganglia
9 8 (2.32%) SCCM
9 8 (2.32%) cPanel
9 8 (2.32%) Plesk
10 5 (1.45%) Ansible
11 4 (1.16%) WMI
11 4 (1.16%) vMotion
Vendors
1 151 (43.77%) Cisco
2 127 (36.81%) VMware
3 116 (33.62%) Microsoft
4 79 (22.90%) Juniper
5 60 (17.39%) HP
6 56 (16.23%) CheckPoint
7 51 (14.78%) F5
8 33 (9.57%) Symantec
9 29 (8.41%) Oracle
10 24 (6.96%) Red Hat
11 22 (6.38%) Dell
12 18 (5.22%) IBM
13 17 (4.93%) SonicWALL
14 14 (4.06%) Sitecore
14 14 (4.06%) Websense
15 13 (3.77%) Blue Coat
16 12 (3.48%) NetApp
17 11 (3.19%) McAfee
18 10 (2.90%) Citrix
19 9 (2.61%) SolarWinds
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Salary and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: Big Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + 29 days + training + share ops sch
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Princes Risborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago