The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 67 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSL 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% - 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SSL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
155 84 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.65% 22.11% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 101 54 69
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SSL
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSL across the Watford region.

SSL Salary Trend in Watford

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) FTP
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) WAAS
4 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (40.00%) Jython
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (40.00%) GlassFish
4 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (40.00%) Java

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Tuxedo
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) iPlanet
2 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) FTP
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) TACACS
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (40.00%) SNMP
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) SMTP
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Network Support
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) zOS
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) OWASP
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (30.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) NetIQ
3 3 (30.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft